Group Picture

Blogs     Join this team to post to the wall

  • Punography....Day 4

    9/15/2014 4:43:23 AM, by ROX525

    What does a clock do when it's hungry? It goes back four seconds. I wondered why the baseball was getting bigger. Then it hit me! Broken pencils are pointless. I was addicted to the hokey pokey, but I turned myself around and that's what it's all about Need an ark? I Noah a guy. Just got ... Read more

  • Hot day in Oceanside, CA

    9/15/2014 1:29:26 AM, by ZRIE014

    We had a very warm day in Oceanside. We are now worrying about the potential of fires. This year we have had only 8 days which the average temperature has been below normal. We are in a major drought throughout California. Wonder when we will again receive a major rain storm. May be hell has al... Read more

  • County fair starts this week. Going Saturday to see music group Kansas!

    9/15/2014 1:14:03 AM, by GEOFROG

    Our local fair starts this week and the boss gave the employees gold tickets to the concerts happening there. I picked the group Kansas, Brad got Joan Jett, Brandon picked Trapd first (always!) and is taking his daughter and friends and Dianne (one boss plus her husband) are going to see Neal McCoy... Read more

  • Going to be sleeping great tonight

    9/14/2014 9:52:18 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    I walked to and from church today. Each way was 18 minutes each. Mowed the yard today with the push mower for 67 minutes. Its a good thing that I got it done when I did. It was getting dark and getting hard to see. So you can imagine I'm going to be tired tonight and sore. I better take something fo... Read more

  • It's Sunday what a lovely day. :) Almost my 3rd week on pushing foward.

    9/14/2014 5:51:31 PM, by SUISHO23

    It's Sunday and what a good day it is. I walked my 2 dogs this morning for 20 mins. I drank lots of water lost count of how many glasses lol. Tomorrow is going to be my 3rd week of exercising... It's the longest streak I have... I'm proud of that, because the longest I worked out awhil... Read more

  • Struggling

    9/14/2014 3:54:06 PM, by ELAINEANNE1

    No change still struggling with everything, mostly with my husbands mental health problems but that has an impact on everything else including my eating, I have been trying really hard to overcome my comfort eating but I keep having bad days. It is the same with diet coke drinking, I did manage to g... Read more

  • My Plan for the rest of 2014

    9/14/2014 3:25:39 PM, by BABIESTEPS

    My Plan and Promise to myself for the rest of 2014 1. I WILL NOT Give Up on my goals 2. Keep the past in the past and move forward 3. I will do my best to track everyday, the good the bad and the ugly. 4. 60 minute Ca... Read more

  • Strengthening Willpower...

    9/14/2014 3:05:35 PM, by CZESTES

    Yesterday I went to a Steampunk convention. The vendors had some very nice items, extremely tempting products. Most items were beautiful handmade pieces, some are things I have been looking for. If the prices were right, I told myself I could get a skirt. I found the ideal one, but I walked away... Read more

  • A wonderful day!

    9/14/2014 3:01:57 PM, by THINAGIN2

    I am back again and hope to be able to show up more often, although I still have Dr. appointments lined up until after the first of the year. My recent surgery went very well and I am feeling very positive about myself and the image that I present. My surgeon was very good and did a wonderful job... Read more

  • Still colder

    9/14/2014 12:40:06 PM, by PICKIE98

    I could not get to sleep last night with just a doubled blanket and quilt. I ran to the cedar closet and grabbed an afghan,, tossed it over the pile of covers: was almost back asleep when I smelled something stinky!! P.U.! This beautiful afghan smelled like old lockers and stinky shoes! ... Read more

  • Sunday chores

    9/14/2014 12:17:01 PM, by IMUSTLOSEIT1

    Hope everyone is having a great Sunday. I am doing laundry and hanging most of it outside, but it is not a real clear day and damp so may have to toss them in the dryer anyway. At least they will smell good. Also got the windrower out of machine shed, that means we have to dig a bunch of equipmen... Read more

  • The Week that Was

    9/14/2014 12:15:19 PM, by ILOVEMALI

    Sunday 9:06 am, and I've been up since crackodawn, as Santana woke me up to take her out to tinkle. Good dog. Better than peeing on the rug. Bad dog. Yesterday we went to watch my cousin race at Laguna Seca. Although I grew up within a few miles of LS, I had never been there before, so it w... Read more

  • It's Sunday ... after a great day yesterday !!!

    9/14/2014 10:44:57 AM, by PRINCESSPP

    It was a wonderful day yesterday, and I enjoyed myself extremely .. We left at about 7 am and got home around 7 pm .. it was a great time, and a relaxing day .. perfect start for the hectic week coming up .. Wednesday night I... Read more

  • A day in Red Wing MN

    9/14/2014 10:23:37 AM, by HOLLYM48

    Yesterday was the perfect day for a long drive and a long walk to go with it. We had joined a wine club back a few months ago so we had to go to Hasting's MN to pick up our 6 bottles from the Vineyard that I posted a blog about a few weeks ago. Hastings in 1/2 way between the cities and Red Wing so ... Read more

  • Hearing Voices and Liking it.

    9/14/2014 9:57:55 AM, by KOMTRIA

    In the Sparkpeople article Mind Over Body there is one of ten steps which speaks of two voices. There is one voice that we hear which speaks quietly before we go off our eating and exercise plan. There is another loud voice which we hear after we "blow it". The first voice can be missed because it i... Read more

  • i have no bucket list, i dont even have a bucket

    9/14/2014 9:42:52 AM, by SOFT_VAL67

    I guess I have taken a short break from SP, without even really intending to. I didnt realize it had been 4 days since I last blogged. Actually have taken a short break from most social media. I went thru my FB list and unfriended about 20 more people the other day. I hardly speak to these ... Read more

  • And the #1 Habit That is Making Us All Fat!

    9/14/2014 8:47:07 AM, by MISSMUFFETT101

    The average American consumes 24 pounds of artificial sweeteners each year, a habit that could actually be making you heavier. Studies show how these substances may confuse the body’s regulatory systems that control hunger. W... Read more

  • Update 9-14-11

    9/14/2014 7:33:00 AM, by JENNYW73

    So far so good. I am staying motivated, and have lost about 10 lbs. I am eating food that I love, even trying new things. I have my nieces and nephew visiting for the weekend. Along with my step daughter we literally have a house full of kids (5 total- 1 16 yr old, and the rest under the age of 10... Read more

  • Punography....Day 3

    9/14/2014 7:31:54 AM, by ROX525

    Class trip to the Coca-Cola factory. I hope there's no pop quiz. Energizer Bunny arrested: Charged with battery. I didn't like my beard at first. Then it grew on me. How do you make holy water? Boil the hell out of it! What do you call a dinosaur with an extensive vocabulary? A thesauru... Read more

  • National Pet Memorial Day

    9/14/2014 7:30:58 AM, by ADKISTLER

    National Pet Memorial Day When : Second Sunday in September People love their pets. We quickly grow attached to our pets. National Pet Memorial Day is an opportunity to bring closure to the departure of our beloved pets. I... Read more

  • Sunday Brilliant Thoughts September 14

    9/14/2014 6:29:13 AM, by FEEDTHEHUNGER

    ... Read more

  • Was planning on mowing yard today but didn't

    9/13/2014 10:26:28 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    I was going to mow the yard today but didn't. Got a late start on things like leaving the house and all that. I was going to mow it when we got home from supper but it was after 7pm and it was starting to get dark. Might do it tomorrow afternoon after I change clothes. Go from my dress that I'm goin... Read more

  • Nice day

    9/13/2014 9:56:06 PM, by FANCYQTR

    Today was such a beautiful day. Sunny and warm after weeks of rain and yesterday's cold after a night with snow mixed in the rain. I did some shopping and then got Cassie and we went for a walk. They were playing softball at the high school, so we stopped to watch for a while. Those girls were p... Read more

  • I still don't feel 100%

    9/13/2014 5:35:18 PM, by JENNYD97

    Why is it that it seems like you make what you think is 1 small mistake and it the aftermath lasts way too long! Ever since we ate at Denny's (week and a half ago)I have not felt 100% and my stomach seems to be unsettled every day. I have been trying to stick to my regular diet every since but sti... Read more

  • 7 Super Spices For Healthier Food - #2 Ground Jamaican Allspice

    9/13/2014 1:15:44 PM, by EDWARDS1411
    E_20140902_30887166 tells us that a touch of spice might be just what we need to minimize the damage of aging—and even offset the impact of dia... Read more

  • Dropping My Fatitude

    9/13/2014 1:12:15 PM, by MCJOYFUL

    Today I read a great article on SparkPeople titled, "Drop the Fatitude and Get a Winning Attitude!" Here's the link for it:
    sp?id=1366 It had some great reminders for me and also showed me how far I've come on ... Read more

  • Punography....Day 2

    9/13/2014 1:05:39 PM, by ROX525

    This girl said she recognized me from the vegetarian club, but I'd never met herbivore. I'm reading a book about anti-gravity. I can't put it down. I did a theatrical performance about puns. It was a play on words. They told me I had type A blood, but it was a Type O. A dyslexic man walks ... Read more


    9/13/2014 12:56:59 PM, by BAREFITNESS

    My honey has given me the THREE DAYS THANKFULNESS CHALLENGE! 1. Thankful for every year I have had on this earth~there have been good times and bad times but still lucky enough to wake up to a new day 2. Thankful for the amazing friends and people who have touched my life, been there for me,... Read more

  • cold yet/

    9/13/2014 11:21:01 AM, by IMUSTLOSEIT1

    Here it is Sat again. Quite here, haven't done much yet today, just chores. Was 35 this morning doing chores and hubby did say that there were some frost in the ditch earlier this morning when he went into town. It is just to early for that. I am not ready for this cold. Hubby will leave ... Read more

  • [Quiz] Are You a Slasher Film Expert?

    9/13/2014 11:17:05 AM, by LOSER05
    a-slasher-film-expert ... Read more

  • What Does 300 Calories Really Look Like?

    9/13/2014 10:44:28 AM, by TRIM180
    p?id=1260 Sharing this article with yummy nutritious comparisons to not so healthy meals. shared this quote~~~ Your body keeps an accurate journal regardless of what you write down. ~ Unknown ~ ~~my new mantra ... Read more

  • Asleep at the Wheel

    9/13/2014 10:05:05 AM, by SOXYINMO

    Music is one of my greatest loves in life. When people ask what’s the best thing about living now, my answer is always “that I can have music at the touch of a button.” Think about that. Think about the days when you either had to make music yourself, or had to go somewhere to hear music. You couldn... Read more

  • ROAD TRIP .... :) and the sun is out !!!!!

    9/13/2014 8:07:47 AM, by PRINCESSPP

    It's been a week .. to say the least . I have not been able to concentrate and stay focused at all ..I keep getting distracted horribly. I'm happy to say that the week is over...and today is ROAD TRIP with hubby. He has the day... Read more

  • Back on Wii Fit after over 200 days !

    9/13/2014 7:42:33 AM, by LIBBYFITZ

    I had almost forgotten how to set it up! I love how the computer in the Wii Fit makes comments and it was suitably surprised to see me! It was pleased with my weight loss but I had gone past my goal end date ! So it asked me to set a n... Read more

  • Saturday

    9/13/2014 7:26:40 AM, by PICKIE98

    I am not sick with a cold:It is cold and damp here,, in the low 40's,,high of 53 yesterday with rain and wind! I slept with a sheet, my thickest quilt and a fleece blanket on top of that.. I was just right if I did not stick my toe outside the covers!! As one person pointed out yesterday, they ... Read more

  • Fun for the day...

    9/13/2014 7:02:10 AM, by CZESTES

    Today is an outdoor Steampunk convention. I've never been to one. I pulled out some leggings and a vest that my daughter got for Christmas. The vest is long, but not as long as I would like. Typically I wear leggings under short dresses, I feel ok around the house, but not sure how I will feel i... Read more

  • Internet Meme

    9/13/2014 5:58:06 AM, by FEEDTHEHUNGER

    This one's a bit sentimental, a bit of a tearjerker, so if you haven't seen it already, get out your hankies: When I was a young boy, my father had one of the first telephones in our neighborhood. I remember the polished, old case fastened to the Wall. The shiny receiver hung on the side of the... Read more

  • National Peanut Day

    9/13/2014 1:01:44 AM, by ADKISTLER

    National Peanut Day When : September 13th National Peanut Day is the peanuttiest of days. Native to South America, the locals there couldn't keep this great nut to themselves. Actually, peanuts are not nuts. They are "legum... Read more

  • Long week over now 2 days off!!!

    9/12/2014 11:46:33 PM, by GEOFROG

    I had to work 5 in a row this week even though I usually have one off during the week but the boss has me off this weekend. Hope to finish the 2 baby afghans I'm working on which I know I will since they just need trimming and maybe get some more things ready to go to the new shed. Dan has been maki... Read more

  • The rain came back

    9/12/2014 9:35:54 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    But it didn't come down as bad as it did earlier in the week when we had standing water in the back yard. If I get lucky and it is nice and sunny I may mow the yard then. I haven't mowed the yard in a week. It looks a like I haven't mowed it longer than that. Our neighbor across the street got his m... Read more

  • new SYFY show tonight Z Nation

    9/12/2014 5:04:41 PM, by LOSER05

    Episode: Puppies and Kittens PREMIERE NEW S01, E01 In Upstate New York, a zombie baby proves to be an obstacle for a diverse group of survivors, as they head cross country in hope of creating a cure for the living-dead condition. 9:00 - 10:00 PM Syfy (73) central time... Read more

  • Sometimes being a good citizen backfires!

    9/12/2014 4:46:40 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    I was running after the neighbors grandson and of course he was in the busy street. I know not my business,but I'm human and nobody was watching him. I'm not going to ignore a 2 year old in the street!! Of course I rang the doorbell to hear them all hollering his name.. JUSTIN!!!His gram answered th... Read more

  • My incredible pain :(

    9/12/2014 4:29:27 PM, by GAYLLYNNE

    This is my precious Jennifer. She has been my constant companion for the past decade. I have been through tremendous trials and tribulations over the past few years and she has been my best friend, and greatest confidant. ... Read more

  • We've got to live, no matter how many skies have fallen. ~D.H. Lawrence

    9/12/2014 4:05:56 PM, by SEASONS_CHANGE_

    We've got to live, no matter how many skies have fallen. ~D.H. Lawrence ... Read more

  • Friday

    9/12/2014 3:31:31 PM, by PICKIE98

    Chilly and raining here.. no sunshine or warmth... listening to Elvis the pelvis.. decided to do my quilt cleaning tomorrow morning.. I cannot get warm!!... Read more

  • Re-setting/ Re-Vamping

    9/12/2014 2:30:46 PM, by NSKYLINE115

    Yup, heres another blog about re-setting my goals! I dont feel bad or guilty about it like I usually do, I dont see it as falling off the horse because I feel i've been doing alright with my food intake, but i'm going to try to get more veggies into my diet and drink more water. Its almost autumn, m... Read more

  • Sore Day Friday and an 11 mile prep

    9/12/2014 1:30:52 PM, by LAURIE9404

    My boyfriend is going to a surprise birthday party for a friend tonite and I am going to visit my mother in the hospital since she had surgery on Wednesday. I know I’m being the good daughter and visiting but it’s funny how we so rarely have Friday evening plans that this happens to work out. BUT!... Read more

  • Here stand I

    9/12/2014 12:30:46 PM, by ALEXTHEHUN

    Okay, so dieting and exercising are not the top of the list of things I want to do. But, clearly the alternatives - more accurately, the consequences of the alternatives - are undesireable. The problem is that, a lot like drinking or smoking, the negative consequences are not immediate and... Read more

  • COLD/Naughty Merlin

    9/12/2014 12:21:47 PM, by IMUSTLOSEIT1

    Boy, am I glad we went to the fair the other day. It was only 42 here and drizzling this morning when I did chores. Even the stock seemed to be a little slower getting up. The only one anxious to eat was Duchess, the mare we tie out in the yard. cause the others pick on her and won't let her eat... Read more

  • Punography....Day 1

    9/12/2014 11:32:05 AM, by ROX525

    1. I tried to catch some Fog. I mist. 2. When chemists die, they barium. 3. Jokes about German sausage are the wurst. 4. A soldier who survived mustard gas and pepper spray is now a seasoned veteran. 5. I know a guy who's addicted to brake fluid. He says he can stop anytime. 6. How... Read more

  • Pushing past the pain?

    9/12/2014 10:30:31 AM, by CZESTES

    When I was young, I worked out like a fiend, played sports, ran marathons, and just couldn't slow down. I was actually teaching aerobics, weight lifting, and dance while I was still in high school. It was in my mind that light pain today means I am pushing myself further and that each day it gets ... Read more

  • Circular Thinking

    9/12/2014 9:24:50 AM, by FEEDTHEHUNGER

    Maybe the food I am counting on to help me is the reason I need food in the first place. It has not escaped my attention that I eat (junk) food when I feel bad and I feel bad when I eat. Parsing out which comes first matters l... Read more

  • Chocolate Milk Shake Day

    9/12/2014 8:20:54 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Chocolate Milk Shake Day When : Always September 12th Chocolate Milkshake Day is an opportunity for chocoholoics to savor. The weather may have cooled off. But, our appetite for chocolate, specifically chocolate milkshakes, ... Read more

  • friday--new taste sensation

    9/12/2014 7:33:29 AM, by CLUMBOY

    hi everyone. yesterday sherri and I had a fun day--we went to south haven, which is a pretty little tourist town on lake Michigan. weather was cloudy and breezy--lots of big waves breaking on the lake. we had a very nice lunch at a little bakery--the special was grilled cheese and tomato soup--ju... Read more

  • Moving right along September

    9/12/2014 12:40:24 AM, by KAMCCLARY

    Remembering this day thirteen years ago...praying for healing of the lost ones and those of us who have to carry on in their good memories. Getting my Fall schedule into full motion, beginning Health Coach class this coming Monday and beginning a morning bible study ... Read more

  • Dad's bone scan results

    9/11/2014 9:57:00 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, there isn't anything wrong with his knee. Just inflammation from the scar tissue from the surgery that he had 4 years ago next month. They gave him a cortisone shot to the knee. And they did take xrays of his right hip because the chiropractor was working on that when dad saw the chiropractor ... Read more

  • Worst abdomen pain ever

    9/11/2014 9:09:45 PM, by KGWINDER

    What the heck happened to me last night? I got together to help a friend while her car was being fixed. I was more exhausted than usual, but pushed myself to get up early as she has been the very best at understanding and support during this period of my life. After picking her up we went... Read more

  • Mt. Baldy Moonlight Hike & BBQ Dinner

    9/11/2014 6:14:41 PM, by HIKETOHEIGHTS

    Every Friday and Saturday the weekend of or before the Full Moon Mt. Baldy has a BBQ serving Tri Tip and Chicken along with some tasty fixings and delicious Missy Salad. Hike from the bottom up or take the lift and make the short stroll to desert view. There's lots of different hiking options. We'll... Read more

  • Wish everyone a great day !

    9/11/2014 4:52:59 PM, by PRINCESSPP

    It was a sleepy morning .. Weeks are hard.. I wish all weeks were weekends .. :) Had one of those dreams last night that has stuck with me all day .. It was one of them that you wake up and sit there thinking "is it real .. o... Read more

  • Thursday

    9/11/2014 4:32:14 PM, by PICKIE98

    Not much new here except it really cooled off outdoors! Had a great day at work and am just looking forward to the weekend. Got the Rx for my glucose meter, lancets, strips in the mail today from doc's office. Will drop that off either tomorrow or Saturday. I hope we can get to the marsh ... Read more

  • Uniquely Me

    9/11/2014 3:48:16 PM, by MCJOYFUL

    Have you ever compared yourself with someone else? I know I have Have you ever compared your weight loss journey with someone else's? I know I have I remember when I used to go to Weight Watchers, that was an issue for me. When I was losing consistently it wasn't an issue. But if I had a... Read more

  • SEPTEMBER 11, 2014

    9/11/2014 3:15:20 PM, by TERRY011360


  • Duke & Merlin gone again.

    9/11/2014 3:06:54 PM, by IMUSTLOSEIT1

    Good afternoon, this will have to be my free day. Went with hubby to Sioux City, about 70 miles away, for his podonist (I don't know how to spell it) appointment. He goes every6 months, I go across the street to Shopco and just look around. They did have some sedam plants on sell that I don't ha... Read more

  • 9/11 Never Forget

    9/11/2014 1:33:46 PM, by TEALHAWK1

    All gave some. Some gave all. We Remember well. Thanks for stopping by today... Read more

  • Could We Be "Afraid" of Losing Weight?

    9/11/2014 1:05:23 PM, by MISSMUFFETT101

    If you've repeatedly tried and failed to lose weight, you likely blame it on yourself - not getting to the gym, eating too many chocolates. Likely a good reason, but it may be that you are just afraid of getting thin. Unwanted or u... Read more

  • I once was lost but now I'm found...

    9/11/2014 1:03:30 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    I loved that song as a child and would shamelessly step up on stage and sing my heart out to my minister Granddad. Folks I have been wallowing in grief for my dog! I realized I have not been caring for myself in the last few months. It seems I always jump into taking care of everyone but ME!!I let m... Read more

  • Starting to get into the Groove of my New Lifestyle

    9/11/2014 12:14:27 PM, by SHIMMYHIP

    I am starting to changing old habits since I have been back to SP. It feels good. I know it is a lifetime of working and you never stop. It feels enormous sometimes, like I will never make it to goal. But, I give myself peptalks ALL the time. It seems to be working. If I think a negative thoug... Read more

  • 5 Signs Your Pet May Have Diabetes

    9/11/2014 11:24:34 AM, by LOSER05
    rydayHealthPetHealth_20140911 ... Read more

  • In Memory of 9/11

    9/11/2014 11:14:05 AM, by PANDABEAR42

    I'm hoping i can do this in memory and in honor of those who have had some one lost or injured or just have been affected by 9/11. I'm sure everyone no matter where they lived have been touched by this tragic event and you have your own stories to tell. i even have a story related to that fa... Read more

  • How I Got Here

    9/11/2014 10:51:09 AM, by KAITYJ

    I don't quite remember when I went from feeling normal to feeling big. I remember being teased about my socks in third grade, and I remember deciding to wear jeans--just like my new best friend--by the end of that same year. I remember randomly picking a boy in our class when my friends urged me t... Read more

  • Renewing My Commitment - 2014 Fall 5% Challenge

    9/11/2014 10:46:22 AM, by MUSIC2HISEARS

    With the 2014 Fall 5% Challenge looming in just a little over a week, I'm finding that I have a renewed spirit in regards to getting healthy once again. In the Summer of 2013, I reached ONEderland, but since then, I've gained back nearly 18 lbs. Yuck! So, with this new challenge in my sites, ... Read more

  • A New Day

    9/11/2014 10:16:38 AM, by CZESTES

    Staying away from the crackers worked! Even not being able to get in my preferred workout, I did get some in. I lost over a pound yesterday! Thank goodness, typically I gain a pound. The headache today isn't causing the nausea, so I have been up gardening and working on the pool. Too much to d... Read more

  • 1,600 Straight Days -- Only 22 Pounds -- Say What?

    9/11/2014 9:52:52 AM, by IUHRYTR

    Today is a milestone -- my 1,600th consecutive day logging in to SparkPeople. But during that time I'm currently only showing a 22 pound loss? What gives? Actually, I was down from 290.4 pounds, my highest weight, to 235 at one point but then the addition of numerous medications, steroid injec... Read more

  • Thursday....

    9/11/2014 9:45:53 AM, by ROX525

    100 Minutes treadmill this morning and 30 minutes of that was running 2 1/2 miles. Also been busy taping the bathroom so it can be painted. Prodigal son will be coming home soon and getting his room ready. Now I better go brush my teeth, etc. Have a lovely day.... Read more

  • September 911 Remembrance Day

    9/11/2014 7:14:50 AM, by ADKISTLER

    September 911 Remembrance Day When : September 11th I doubt anyone will ever forget where they were on the morning of September 11, 2001, when they heard of the attacks on the twin World Trade Towers in NYC and the Pentagon ... Read more

  • thursday

    9/11/2014 6:58:52 AM, by CLUMBOY

    good morning--taking sherri out for her birthday today. not sure where we are going.rain is finally passed and its cool and fall-like outside. hope everyone has a wonderful day!... Read more

  • Off Topic: Mayhem

    9/11/2014 6:03:24 AM, by FEEDTHEHUNGER

    This evening, I am delivering a presentation in a class called "Genesis to Jesus," wherein I will discuss Genesis and the description of what the Church teaches is an important event at the beginning of time -- God's covenant relationship with us but also our decision to have our own way. Whether o... Read more

  • Too much rain

    9/10/2014 10:02:02 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Looks like it might be next week before I can even mow the yard. Part of the back yard has standing water in it. We're suppose to get more tonight and then more on Friday. The yard looks like I hadn't mowed it over a week. Let's hope that next week it doesn't rain and I can mow it so it looks nice. ... Read more

  • Surviving

    9/10/2014 7:40:01 PM, by CZESTES

    Daily migraines I can tolerate and have learned to push through, but the occasional heavy migraine just puts me down. With storms coming and weather changing, I knew a "bad boy" was coming, I just didn't realize how bad. Those who don't have them don't understand it affects the whole body. I woke... Read more

  • Honoring our 9/11 Heroes

    9/10/2014 7:19:23 PM, by LINDA!

    Let the world always remember, That fateful day in September, And the ones who answered duty's call, Should be remembered by us all. Who left the comfort of their home, To face perils as yet unknown, An embodiment ... Read more

  • Questions about Angels

    9/10/2014 6:37:39 PM, by KLONG8

    This is by Billy Collins, the US Poet Laureate from 2001-2003. Liked it so am sharing with you..... Questions About Billy Collins, "Sailing Alone Around the Room" Of all the questions you might want to ask about angels, the only one you ever hear is how many can dance on th... Read more

  • Dukes my Hero/Fair

    9/10/2014 5:59:21 PM, by IMUSTLOSEIT1

    Well, almost evening here. We went to the Fair today. We took a chance it misted on the way up there and it was cool, only in the 50s, and we never get rained on, and although it was cool it was a prefect day to go. I got everything I wanted up there, got my stamps to make my Xmas cards, got a o... Read more

  • A Veterinarian's Case for Dental Extractions

    9/10/2014 4:50:23 PM, by LOSER05
    Petwire;Sept-10;Article4 ... Read more

  • Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor. ~Thich Nhat Hạ

    9/10/2014 4:21:24 PM, by SEASONS_CHANGE_

    Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor. ~Thich Nhat Hạn ... Read more

  • Didn't know I'd love running *this* much

    9/10/2014 2:57:38 PM, by RABBITOLM

    I'm in week 2 of a Couch to 5K program. I get up at 5:30am to jog, because it's the only time I can find to work out. I'm using the Android app ($2.99) from The app is great, as it works with my playlist and you can choose the "coach" who tells you when it's time to jog or to walk. E... Read more

  • Rainy Wednesday

    9/10/2014 2:45:56 PM, by PICKIE98

    NO raspberry or blackberry picking today. I see the branches hanging low, but the rain is pouring down.. Great day at work, fun and one more day under my belt to retirement.. I am sleeping much better at night: Having meds for my conditions makes all the difference in the world. HE creates wo... Read more

  • 30 days to go!

    9/10/2014 11:04:07 AM, by TRISH360

    In 30 days from today, Kevin will be home! I want to be at 145 when he hits US soil! That's 6 lbs away, and VERY do-able! Went to the gym this morning, and hope to go again tonight with the guys! I LOVE the Guy workouts! SO intense!! This morning I did cardio and abs. Tonight....?!?!?! Not sure!... Read more

  • on this day

    9/10/2014 10:57:04 AM, by SOFT_VAL67

    It is this time of year. This month. September. Almost every day holds some memory, someones birth, or death, anniversary. The 10th thru the 14th especially hold special memories for me. I am not sure what date it was, probably around the 2nd of 2012 that my car window got busted out by a str... Read more

  • The Limits of Knowledge

    9/10/2014 10:38:22 AM, by FEEDTHEHUNGER

    To paraphrase Karl Popper, knowledge is finite while ignorance is infinite. Makes one humble. Or, it should. The reason I’ve been “losing weight” for the last several decades (!) is that I thought I knew exactly what I was doi... Read more

  • Weight Set Point

    9/10/2014 10:02:53 AM, by TECH1960PS

    I came across this site . I have never thought about trying to lower my body weight set point. This may be why my weight rebounds back with a vengeance. I am going to try this, I will lower my current weight by 10%, maintain for 6 months, then lower again. I hope ... Read more

  • You Say... God Says...

    9/10/2014 8:32:45 AM, by ROX525

    You Say ***************** God Says******************Bible Verses I can't figure it out..............I will direct your steps..........Proverbs 3:5-6 I'm too tired.......................I will give you rest.................Matthew 11:28-30 It's impossible....................
    All things are p... Read more