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  • "Old girl" exercises

    1/28/2015 9:36:25 AM, by WINE4GIRL

    When I say that I feel old, the Man says "Well, you ARE old!". Nothing like a little laughter, eh? He's slightly older than me, so I enjoy sharin... Read more

  • Yoga for Depression

    1/25/2015 5:55:26 PM, by WINE4GIRL

    I have been thinking of trying yoga again, even chatted with a few folks from a new studio in town. They are locally owned and the owners are ver... Read more

  • And Sunday

    1/25/2015 3:06:28 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    One of the handiest tools I bought at the restaurant supply store turned out to be one of the ones I initially paid the least attention to. ... Read more

  • Saturday

    1/24/2015 10:12:25 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Okay, for the record salt-scrubbing does NOT work at cleaning cast iron. I tried to avoid using water at all but ended up having to anyway becaus... Read more

  • I sort of haven't been eating

    1/24/2015 1:35:31 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    Well, of course I've been eating, just not properly. I will go a full workday not eating until dinner, and then it's frequently takeout. I who so... Read more

  • Apparently I dodged a cannon ball

    1/22/2015 12:30:59 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    Due to some revisions and adjustments to state Medicaid payments we got a payment statement of over 1,000 pages, and I was looking at having to h... Read more

  • Monday holiday

    1/19/2015 1:35:14 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Another cold wet day, but at least I don't have to go to work today. I did use one of the new pans this morning. I beat eggs in it to make ... Read more

  • Sunday sleepies

    1/18/2015 5:45:01 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I'm not going anywhere today. I'm sleepy and my legs hurt. I'm slowly doing a few tasks but mostly just resting. I'm going to try to go to the co... Read more

  • Cold wet weekend

    1/17/2015 6:22:18 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Getting more done than I usually do but less than I'd hoped to. Yesterday I went to the DMV and FINALLY got my tag fixed. I figured that since ... Read more

  • Catalogs and seeds and websites - so much to take in!

    1/17/2015 8:52:41 AM, by WINE4GIRL

    Hi. My name is Wendy and I'm a seedaholic. You know, it wouldn't be so bad if I didn't have access to more and more varieties and cool new ... Read more

  • Well, okay...

    1/15/2015 9:36:40 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Today a coworker came to my desk. She wanted me to transfer a payment from one invoice to another (a skill my entire department is supposed to ha... Read more

  • I Don't Exercise for the Calories

    1/15/2015 9:32:55 PM, by VHALKYRIE

    Two weeks down in the new year. Last week I had a setback because I got sick. I was most disappointed that I couldn't get to the gym and contin... Read more

  • Is it even possible?

    1/14/2015 9:41:31 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I've got a four-day weekend this week. Our office gets Monday off, and my boss just approved my personal holiday on Friday. Friday I'm going... Read more

  • The Ron Finley Project

    1/14/2015 9:12:00 AM, by WINE4GIRL

    I'm a fan of Will Allen, Jamie Oliver and Ron Finley among others that aren't afraid to not just think outside of the box, but to toss the box as... Read more

  • Finally, a good Sunday

    1/12/2015 10:23:14 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Yesterday I had a visit from my nieces Sam and Leslie (my late sister's middle and youngest daughters, respectively) and Sam's boyfriend Jonathan... Read more

  • I'm Awake! I'm Awake!

    1/11/2015 6:25:28 AM, by WINE4GIRL

    Sometimes when I wake up early and can't get back to sleep, I think I'm like Peppermint Patty. She was always my favorite Peanuts character. Hav... Read more

  • 30 ways to make yourself feel and be better!

    1/10/2015 11:42:29 AM, by WINE4GIRL

    op/ ... Read more

  • Get in shape - TED talks

    1/9/2015 10:16:33 AM, by WINE4GIRL

    In my continued research... lol! I need to quit researching and get moving! Yesterday, besides doing two loads of laundry and polishing wood floo... Read more

  • Can I breathe now?

    1/8/2015 10:20:52 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    My ex came into a rather large windfall and gave me some of it. It was enough to accomplish some things I haven't been able to do in a long time ... Read more

  • The New Year - An Update

    1/8/2015 11:46:51 AM, by VHALKYRIE

    Hi, Sparkfriends! Long time no see! Hope you are all have been well, and having a great start to your New Year. It's always funny to me tha... Read more

  • Things you should have done by the time you are 50

    1/7/2015 2:31:12 PM, by WINE4GIRL

    Another great article. #5 was the hardest for me. What about you? www.huffingtonpost.com/2
    d-have-... Read more

  • Good advice

    1/5/2015 5:11:29 PM, by WINE4GIRL

    I love reading motivational articles. I am always curious at how many folks read and then follow the advice in the articles. Found this one... Read more

  • Hollow inside

    1/4/2015 10:17:54 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I feel like I'm encased in cement. I can't feel anything emotionally, and it's weighing me down physically. I can't Spark, I can't do much of any... Read more

  • 52 Week Savings Challenge

    12/29/2014 8:40:48 AM, by WINE4GIRL

    A couple of friends and I are doing this money challenge, so thought I'd invite anyone else who wants to join us. We are starting with the New Ye... Read more

  • Why do I bother?

    12/23/2014 8:59:23 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    When is enough enough? So on top of everything else the neighbor and the friend who both promised to help me with my trash have cancelled on... Read more

  • I wasn't having enough fun

    12/22/2014 3:36:50 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Getting ready for work this morning. In the shower I reached down for something and got a huge POP in my upper left arm muscle. The pain was stun... Read more

  • Horrible night

    12/21/2014 10:14:28 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    I've just passed my worst night in years. I tossed so much, my bed is a torn-up disaster area this morning. When I actually could sleep I ha... Read more

  • I don't know what's happening

    12/20/2014 11:58:00 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    My shoulder's giving me a lot of trouble, and I didn't injure it any way I can think of. I don't know if it's from leaning on it to push when I s... Read more

  • The Friday after

    12/12/2014 9:49:50 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I stayed home with a hammering headache today. The car interior has two days to dry out, then we get a new storm on Monday. Meantime, I'm fe... Read more

  • The Friday after

    12/12/2014 9:49:50 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I stayed home with a hammering headache today. The car interior has two days to dry out, then we get a new storm on Monday. Meantime, I'm fe... Read more

  • How rainy is it?

    12/11/2014 11:16:24 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Some old dude was lining up pairs of animals outside my apartment. Well, not quite. But we've had flooding and my office closed early today.... Read more

  • A little good, a little bad

    12/11/2014 12:13:37 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    On the up-side, my boss has actually gone three days without chewing me out for anything. She continues to pile on the work, but at least she has... Read more

  • Rainy Monday evening

    12/8/2014 9:57:18 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Well, I think my Blue Bombshell was a bit taken aback that her ten-month vacation was over! I was sure she was bound for Pick-N-Pull, but thanks ... Read more

  • stress

    12/8/2014 9:06:35 AM, by CHARLIE1357

    stress is a constant companion, so much so that I tend to ignore it's presence and the effects it has on my emotional and physical health. T... Read more

  • I'm stunned right now

    12/8/2014 12:47:28 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    Oh, my God. My former carpool buddy Sacha came by tonight. Back in September she and her husband took my nonworking car and said he'd "take a loo... Read more

  • I owe everybody an apology

    12/6/2014 12:50:31 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I know I've been completely AWOL lately. There's no excuse, but there are reasons. This is going to be a long, whining vent, so please feel free ... Read more

  • walkin' on sunshine

    12/4/2014 5:19:05 PM, by JENNGLENN527

    I went walking today and it felt fabulous. I found out I gained weight, which I suspected, but I'm not even stressing over that. The weather was ... Read more

  • soon on our way...

    12/3/2014 6:50:07 AM, by THINRONNA

    Big push today donating things and having our car hauled away. I also returned library books and am a little stressed because there is one still... Read more

  • sleep

    12/2/2014 3:46:48 PM, by JENNGLENN527

    I slept in again. I don't know if I'm recovering from playing grandmama or what. I really want to change things around and get back on a schedule... Read more

  • keep on truckin

    11/29/2014 4:48:29 PM, by JENNGLENN527

    As a result of staying up late to watch a programme, I slept rather late. Past noon in fact. I jumped up, rinsed my hair, washed my face and proc... Read more

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