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Good News
4/17/2014 11:47:40 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I had good news that my radiation went smoothly. I will have a checkup in 6 months. I may experience changes in my breast over the next 6 months. I...  Read more

SBECKER526

CoH Writing Class Week 4 Option 3c
4/17/2014 7:40:56 PM,  4 COMMENTS

For this week's prose assignment I chose to write about someone finding a key. This story came to me late last night as I was drifting off to sleep....  Read more

4-1HEALTHYCYNDI

Doing pretty good with the walks. Happy Easter
4/17/2014 4:09:28 PM,  7 COMMENTS

So I am really trying to get my 4+ miles in everyday. Some days I do achieve that goal, some days I am a bit short. I just keep trucking along as best...  Read more

XENA1956

DAY 17 OF APRIL CHALLENGE !
4/17/2014 7:54:50 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Today i am going to mop and wax my kitchen hall and bath ! We have a small moblile home so it's not that much but like to keep up with it . I am goin...  Read more

SUNRISE141

Getting things done - finally
4/16/2014 10:52:02 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I have a file of things to be done ASAP. All the health processes and tests put this file on hold. I am opening the file to finish more letters, get...  Read more

SBECKER526

I took a picture of myself
4/16/2014 11:19:22 AM,  14 COMMENTS

OK never done this before!! But I did it, and to keep me accountable I will post a picture once a week!! This is me in a Medium shirt, I usually wear...  Read more

--MAY--

DAY 16 APRIL CHALLENGE !
4/16/2014 6:37:10 AM,  0 COMMENTS

I can't believe Sunday is easter this year is going so quickly ! Yesterday i got 5 coasters done so that's a total of 23 got 17 to go ! LOL!! I think...  Read more

SUNRISE141

On she goes....
4/15/2014 6:48:45 AM,  6 COMMENTS

I weighed myself this morning for the first time in a couple of days. In those days I tried to moderate my eating, do some exercise and continue to d...  Read more

DEDICATED2HIM

Anastrozole and Me
4/14/2014 11:12:01 PM,  9 COMMENTS

I took my first dose today. I was fine for 90 minutes. Then the nausea hit. I had to rest for 30 minutes. I did eat properly today and exercised....  Read more

SBECKER526

Ruminations
4/14/2014 4:09:59 PM,  8 COMMENTS

I didn't weigh myself today. Every time I weighed myself in the past week or so, I gained a pound with every weigh in. I am really seeing how fat I a...  Read more

DEDICATED2HIM

DAY 15 APRIL CHALLENGE !
4/14/2014 9:52:36 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Today i am going to try to make wiser choices than yesterday . Ended up eating a taco salad for lunch and a ham salad sandwich for dinner which calori...  Read more

SUNRISE141

Two Hour Trek
4/13/2014 5:29:01 PM,  17 COMMENTS

Mom, Daisy and I took to the trails late this morning. The top trails were relatively clear, but when we hit the lower trail our way was blocked by t...  Read more

_LINDA

Our grand and glorious run
4/13/2014 5:13:21 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Today my daughter and I went on a run. It was hot and hilly, and we were having a grand and glorious time. We live in the country, and we can run...  Read more

JERIBERI1

18 more days in April
4/13/2014 1:21:44 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I saw someone, wrote a blog that said only 3 more minutes, till I hit 500 min. For March, so that got me thinking, I tried to go and find whose blog t...  Read more

--MAY--

DAY 14 APRIL CHALLENGE !
4/13/2014 9:05:06 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Went to the flea market and got quit abit of walking in . We had the lunch deal of a brats 50 cents bag chips unsweetened ice tea ! The next time i th...  Read more

SUNRISE141

Making an Effort!
4/12/2014 11:27:34 PM,  7 COMMENTS

I'm making an effort to be positive and to take time for prayer and meditation. Hence I was able to pass good feelings onto Bob. I made some o...  Read more

SBECKER526

Bust A Move! Photos.
4/12/2014 9:40:29 PM,  16 COMMENTS

Started in Nova Scotia, this was a fundraiser for Breast Health with the idea of promoting health and wellness by having an all day fitness expo. Six...  Read more

_LINDA

summary Week One- Spring Challenge
4/12/2014 9:22:31 PM,  7 COMMENTS

I started this challenge with more commitment than I have had in a while. 243 The focus of our first week was drinking water. EXERCISE PLAN ...  Read more

ROCKPORT9

DAY 13 APRIL CHALLENGE ! WEIGH DAY !
4/12/2014 8:20:54 AM,  4 COMMENTS

Today i got weighted and went from 191.8 lb to 192 lbs. Am i bumbed ? Yea a little because i done good this week but i also take my humaria shot every...  Read more

SUNRISE141

They're in USA,
4/11/2014 10:11:57 PM,  14 COMMENTS

Such joy! My daughter, SIL, and their dog Harley, just landed in DC from their home in Africa, where they work at a US Embassy. My daughter has a week...  Read more

ROCKPORT9

Brighter Day
4/11/2014 9:47:00 PM,  4 COMMENTS

The weather was overcast, but I felt the warmth of healing for my husband. He has kidney stones and more calcification. His kidneys are smaller as w...  Read more

SBECKER526

DAY 12 APRIL CHALLENGE
4/11/2014 9:17:30 AM,  7 COMMENTS

Today i don't feel good so i am going to run the sweeper and draw some . Got some cloths to fluff in dryer and put away . It's raining here a gloomy !...  Read more

SUNRISE141

Tiny Steps in the Right Direction
4/10/2014 8:40:53 AM,  6 COMMENTS

It's not much, but it beats nothing. 1) I've logged in 5 days in a row 2) I've done my PT for my shoulder 3) I did a seated exercise sequence I...  Read more

DEDICATED2HIM

Windy, Wet Walk with Photos!
4/10/2014 8:00:36 AM,  16 COMMENTS

Mom and I decided to try a trail we hoped would be passable. With the strong melt the last few days a lot of the lower wooded trails will be under wa...  Read more

_LINDA

DAY 11 APRIL CHALLENGE !
4/10/2014 7:41:56 AM,  6 COMMENTS

The days of this challenge are really going by quickly and i am feeling better about my plan . For the most part i am eating healthy but in the mornin...  Read more

SUNRISE141

WOW DAY 10 APRIL CHALLENGE !
4/9/2014 5:18:25 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Each day i improve a little food wise and exercise ! I have opt to eat a freezer pop that i make out of half welches grape juice and half water which...  Read more

SUNRISE141

Turn Things Over to God
4/9/2014 8:42:22 AM,  11 COMMENTS

I accept what is going on in my life and with my husband's health. I may not understand why, but I can deal with the challenges. I have a strong fai...  Read more

SBECKER526

DAY 9 APRIL CHALLENGE !
4/8/2014 3:01:29 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Today i did walk 10 minutes and run the sweeper . Tomarrow i am planning on giving my back and front door a coat of paint inside and out ! Found my ph...  Read more

SUNRISE141

Rough two weeks
4/8/2014 1:36:23 PM,  4 COMMENTS

It has been a really rough couple of weeks! I have to have a stress test tomorrow, and have been diagnosed with diabetes, and will have to have an up...  Read more

JANNY316

First Bridge Game And Volunteering.
4/7/2014 9:02:13 PM,  12 COMMENTS

Tomorrow I will try my first bridge game with my mentor. I walked over three miles in an hour today in warm 12 C(54 F) sunny but windy conditions. L...  Read more

_LINDA

DAY 8 APRIL CHALLENGE !
4/7/2014 6:23:18 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Today has went by quickly . DH and i went down to the hospital to eat our lunch they fix everything healthy and fairly cheap . I had a 1/2 order of sp...  Read more

SUNRISE141

Saying goodbye to my namesake
4/7/2014 6:19:46 PM,  8 COMMENTS

My aunt, Adra Dawn Rix Thurman, left this world yesterday afternoon after 45 minutes in the ER. She was a warrior who fought uterine and ovarian canc...  Read more

ANGRITTER

Gratitude
4/6/2014 8:56:07 PM,  6 COMMENTS

My heart is so filled with gratitude for all the people who listened and supported me over the last 5 months. Each of you touched my heart and offere...  Read more

SBECKER526

Gym Day
4/6/2014 8:07:11 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Yesterday am I got up early,like 4;30am early,did laundry n got ready for the gym n work. I packed all my bags and left the house by 5;45,to be at the...  Read more

NYKIMMIE

Sheep, dogs, logs, snakes, creeks, fun
4/6/2014 7:02:29 PM,  7 COMMENTS

Today my daughter and I went on a 9 mile run. We live in a rural area, about a bazillion miles from anywhere, really. Around mile 2 we came acro...  Read more

JERIBERI1

When did SparkCoach Start and how did I miss it!!
4/6/2014 10:27:42 AM,  7 COMMENTS

Not even sure how I found it!! but I think this is what I need and have been missing. Ya!ll need to check it out!!...  Read more

--MAY--

DAY 7 APRIL CHALLENGE !
4/6/2014 6:45:10 AM,  5 COMMENTS

Yesterday i got at least 10 minutes of walking in at the flea market . I been wanting something to put above my windows in my living room and found 2...  Read more

SUNRISE141

A Familiy Needs Your Prayers
4/5/2014 6:09:02 PM,  8 COMMENTS

Igot some good news yesterday evening.The initial reports on Matt's crash were exaggerated.He didn;t fly through the windshield.He climbed through it...  Read more

DEDICATED2HIM

Medical Oncologist on Thursday
4/5/2014 5:34:36 PM,  9 COMMENTS

I will be meeting with my medical oncologist, Dr. Nick Leasure, on Thursday. I was asked to do some research on anastrozole. Since my cancer is estr...  Read more

SBECKER526

DAY 5 APRIL CHALLENGE = GOT WEIGHTED !
4/5/2014 10:31:21 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I am so happy to report that this week i weigh 191.8 lbs that makes me 1 lb loss PRAISE THE LORD ! My RA doctor told me my body was in a starvation m...  Read more

SUNRISE141

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