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Wearable Computing Gloves for learning Braille
7/22/2014 6:47:06 PM,  4 COMMENTS

The device evolved from a technology-enhanced glove that teaches beginners how to play piano melodies in 45 minutes, created a few years ago...  Read more

CTUPTON

Exploding "Pyrex" cookware--BEWARE!
7/22/2014 6:38:39 PM,  5 COMMENTS

www.techfragments.com/1608/exploding-pyrex
-cookware/ This makes me mad. Companies changed the composition of "Pyrex" and now we...  Read more

CTUPTON

Best peppermint tea!
7/22/2014 2:36:48 PM,  8 COMMENTS

Carington Peppermint tea. My daughter introduced me to this. Very full bodied and smooth! I had to order it online. I could not find it in the st...  Read more

CTUPTON

GREAT News!
7/22/2014 1:37:19 PM,  21 COMMENTS

My son and his wife both passed their medical board exams. We just found out 5 minutes ago. Congrats Dr. Mom and Dr. Dad! ...  Read more

JSTETSER

Non-Scale IMPROVEMENTS
7/22/2014 11:45:09 AM,  35 COMMENTS

PROGRESS is PROGRESS no matter how small. 104 I finally feel as if I am back to making progress. It is slow and hard, but it's happening...  Read more

TIME2BLOOM4ME

Addendum
7/22/2014 11:13:02 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I finally have a time to check-in for surgery. I have to be there at 5:30 am which means leaving home at 3:30. Or as my DH says, "Oh my God that's e...  Read more

RUTHEY01

I Used To See Food As... Food
7/21/2014 7:22:19 PM,  3 COMMENTS

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day but for me, EVERY meal has to be important. Proper nutrition, avoiding excess sugars, while...  Read more

SPARKED2BFIT

Big Day Wednesday
7/21/2014 11:29:50 AM,  6 COMMENTS

I have had all the preliminary appointments now and I'm just waiting for the surgery. The wait is the worst. At least until after surgery. I have h...  Read more

RUTHEY01

In the ZONE
7/21/2014 10:48:28 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I am in the zone and I feel like I can do anything! The "zone" is the place you go when everything is right: Tracking every BLT, working your exerci...  Read more

CHICKEYBABE

Vitamin B12
7/21/2014 9:01:03 AM,  3 COMMENTS

A couple of months ago I had been feeling pretty tired, so I went to the doctor. I learned I was deficient in both Vitamin B12 and Vitamin D. My docto...  Read more

KABMPH

I miss "Health in the News" at parkpeople!
7/21/2014 8:44:34 AM,  16 COMMENTS

A link to why ealth in the Nws is not at Sparkpeople anymore. It is a shame. I miss it. www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/messageboard.a
sp...  Read more

CTUPTON

So hot out...1/2 hour of gardening was dehydrating...
7/20/2014 7:21:13 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Drank 3 cups of water and 1 cup of pomegranate juice quite quickly. So glad I mowed on Friday and Saturday. The air temp is only 84 but the humi...  Read more

TEDDYTEDDY

Podcast
7/20/2014 5:47:18 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I'm listening to this podcast interview with fitness expert Krista Scott-Dixon and loving the conversation. They talk a lot about body image, which is...  Read more

KABMPH

Decluttering is turning up loads of stuff I never knew I had.
7/20/2014 2:16:58 PM,  15 COMMENTS

I think some people who used to clean for me just tossed things into cupboards and drawers. Unbelieveable. In the bathroom--a very tiny bathroom...  Read more

CTUPTON

SERIOUSLY, Is it worth DYING OVER ?
7/20/2014 1:46:15 PM,  78 COMMENTS

Some-things are worth dying for, like protecting a child from danger. Most things are not. Never has the message ever hit home so hard....  Read more

TIME2BLOOM4ME

Special People
7/20/2014 6:02:44 AM,  15 COMMENTS

"We must hold in our minds these utterly contradictory thoughts: not one of us matters at all; each of us is infinitely precious." -- Jane Emily Bower...  Read more

JSTETSER

Down another pound
7/19/2014 10:36:07 PM,  25 COMMENTS

410 The pounds continue to be released slowly off of my body. Today I was down another pound. Adding in more fresh, raw, in season foods...  Read more

TIME2BLOOM4ME

Yet another miracle
7/19/2014 3:04:14 PM,  19 COMMENTS

Today we tried buying DH a wedding ring337 to replace the lost one. I did not know where to go for it. For many months I was very over whelmed thinkin...  Read more

CTUPTON

Gathering info re athletes and weight loss
7/19/2014 11:42:14 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Moderate Calorie Deficit During a quick start you should aim to consume 300 to 500 fewer calories per day than your body would need to maintain its...  Read more

KAREN42BOYS

Swam AND mowed front yard yesterday...
7/19/2014 10:57:53 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I swam Thursday and Friday and plan to go today, also. I also stayed within my calorie range and my only regret was the brie and cracker I had a...  Read more

TEDDYTEDDY

Progress on reducing my pain!
7/19/2014 8:06:02 AM,  15 COMMENTS

It has not been quick. It has not been cheap. And it took a few years to figure out some things. But I am finally making progress . What ha...  Read more

CTUPTON

SP article: Top 10 things You Can Do At Sparkpeople--who knew!
7/19/2014 7:28:39 AM,  8 COMMENTS

www.sparkpeople.com/resource/motivation_ar
ticles.asp?id=1521 Calendar: Top of page TRACKERS/REPORTS/LOTS OF ICONS__PICK THE CALENDAR. I...  Read more

CTUPTON

Poor Bear
7/19/2014 6:10:19 AM,  22 COMMENTS

There is an injured young bear in the woods near my home. He limps around, and now is becoming a nuisance. I am no longer able to run down our dirt...  Read more

JSTETSER

Scale might be moving...
7/18/2014 8:38:26 PM,  0 COMMENTS

I weigh myself daily, but do an official weigh-in once a week. It's hard to say for sure since the scale fluctuates from day to day, but the number...  Read more

PRINCESSK831

EXHAUSTED
7/18/2014 5:45:53 PM,  14 COMMENTS

What a wonderful, exhausting day....My daughter and I took my 3 year granddaughter to Idlewild Park...and StoryBook Forest... I haven't been there s...  Read more

TERRY0217

Down 3 more pounds!
7/18/2014 3:10:31 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I'm so excited to be losing weight! Down 23 lbs now since May. 244 Heading to the local Farmer's Market tomorrow morning to get more fruits and...  Read more

CENTAURI

Where Did it Go?????
7/18/2014 11:57:07 AM,  5 COMMENTS

Week 12 of the Biggest Loser Challenge 25! Several adages come to mind like “time flies when you are having fun” or “where did the time go”. Looking...  Read more

CHICKEYBABE

SP article: Making a healthy salad
7/18/2014 7:47:17 AM,  14 COMMENTS

551 Greens! water chestnuts, apple slivers, a small serving of nuts, crumbled whole-grain crackers, and homemade croutons. To make your own...  Read more

CTUPTON

A Yearly Pain awareness week in Canada--who knew!
7/18/2014 6:43:08 AM,  5 COMMENTS

www.canadianpaincoalition.ca/index.php/e
n/national-pain-awareness-week It is very strange but lots of people are unaware of pain they are...  Read more

CTUPTON

An Important Day
7/18/2014 5:59:54 AM,  19 COMMENTS

After a short family walk to the Church, Lina was christened. It was a simple ceremony with friends and family present. It was a peaceful...  Read more

JSTETSER

The Big Question for an Entrepreneur: "How's The Business Going?"
7/17/2014 8:00:51 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Every year I teach at a CLE event in Houston. This year I'm not feeling great for a few reasons. I have a shoulder surgery (again) scheduled for...  Read more

LSDALOIA

The echo~
7/17/2014 5:41:01 AM,  19 COMMENTS

Be careful what you send out- It will come back to you. ...  Read more

JSTETSER

My Depression --- Surprisingly Chuck's Mother Aged VERY Rapidly After Her Mean Husband Died... Why?
7/16/2014 9:09:52 PM,  0 COMMENTS

QUOTE: Change The Way You Look At Things And The Things You Look At Change ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~...  Read more

LIVE_AMAZINGLY

After the Move
7/16/2014 5:13:17 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I moved recently to a place that is not generally where one would find an overeducated, liberal, freethinking princess like myself. Leaving civilizati...  Read more

PRINCESSK831

Fessing up and Forgivemess
7/16/2014 5:37:25 AM,  20 COMMENTS

Yesterday I my son told me of a time 10 years ago when I said something that offended him. It took him a long time to be able to confront me and t...  Read more

JSTETSER

5-HTP --- Nightmare From H#LL!!! --- Dog P** Everywhere --- Chuck on Vacation : - (
7/15/2014 8:03:45 PM,  0 COMMENTS

To start knocking the sugar cravings, and to lessen my depression, Sunday evening I took my first dose of 5-HTP. Well, I know that 5-HTP acts like a m...  Read more

LIVE_AMAZINGLY

An email I get to prompt me to use 10 min. decluttering.
7/15/2014 5:23:34 PM,  12 COMMENTS

Simply Placed will send email alerts to get stuff decluttered! chris Time for the Tuesday Ten Minute Toss Challenge! RIGHT NOW spend 10 mi...  Read more

CTUPTON

I "was gonna" mow the lawn after work but...
7/15/2014 12:59:42 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Just as I got out of the car, there was a downpour. For exercise, I could have used the treadmill, but will do that tonight it if rains again....  Read more

TEDDYTEDDY

Did you eat your frog today? Better yet, eat an elephant!
7/15/2014 10:36:20 AM,  19 COMMENTS

What is the best way to stop procrastinating about some big, ugly chore facing you? ANSWER:Eat an Elephant ! Q: How do you eat an elepha...  Read more

CTUPTON

Balance
7/15/2014 6:04:35 AM,  21 COMMENTS

I am taking the day off from my serious exercise plan. I have been running, hiking or biking every day for most of the summer. Last night I realized...  Read more

JSTETSER

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