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  • it's tuesday

    9/2/2014 10:23:38 AM, by MOMMY445

    i just started school today and so did my daughter. i got to see who her teacher will be this year at school. now i'm doing some online course work, then i have some errands to run after lunch. all of the birds say hi. i had a great weekend away. i feel refreshed and ready to go. a new month has sta... Read more

  • Drug Dealers for Bike Junkies - Santa Cruz Bronson Fix

    9/1/2014 1:47:47 AM, by SPEEDYDOG

    Part 1: One Percent Not so long ago, I was thinking a Pivot Mach 6 could be a good addition to my stable. The Pivot Mach 6 is a bonafide mountain ripper. The Pivot Mach 6 is made for fast descents on technical terrain. The bike climbs well enough to get a gonzo crazy rider to the top... Read more

  • it's friday!

    8/29/2014 11:25:02 AM, by MOMMY445

    the weekend is here! hurray! my daughter is getting some clothes for school today. my good friend wants to get her some clothes for school,too. so i said okay. i know that my daughter does not refuse clothes, no matter where they came from or who got them for her. she is a budding fashionista these ... Read more

  • go to advanced pain management on the 19th of Sept.

    8/28/2014 4:19:00 PM, by PHOENIXREBIRTH

    On the 19th of Sept. I see a pain specialist for my foot at 3:00 I have to be there. This will end my 6 month battle with plantar fasciitis. I will finally have relieft after waiting for something to be done.... Read more

  • it's thursday

    8/28/2014 12:46:44 PM, by MOMMY445

    a day of errands and relaxation. my daughter is pretty much all set for school now. all of the birds say hi. i will be meeting up with my good friend later on today. have a terrific day,everyone and a fabulous weekend!... Read more

  • Beat my goal time

    8/28/2014 10:45:45 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    I have a 4.1 mile route I have been struggling with since June, my goal has been to finish it in less than 50 minutes. My times have ranged from 51:06-54:56, that is until today *insert drum roll* 48:33. I am pretty pleased with myself. I know there were other factors that helped, cooler than usual... Read more

  • a nice day

    8/27/2014 11:58:51 AM, by MOMMY445

    a day to enjoy and to take it easy. it is not as hot here today,which is a relief. went for a really long walk yesterday and i felt good afterwards. all birds are okay and say hello,hello. my daughter will be getting some more clothes today for school. i will see what i can do. i know what she likes... Read more

  • Running and scrapbooking

    8/27/2014 6:51:33 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    Yesterday's run went much better. I ditched the pace based music. It really wasn't working for me, I felt like I was always trying to struggle with keeping up even at a 12 min/mi pace. Training plan called for a 3 mile run plus strides, I wasn't sure how it was going to go. I have been struggli... Read more

  • Finally relief!

    8/26/2014 7:43:58 PM, by PHOENIXREBIRTH

    I seen the podiatrist and he listened and referred me to a pain management place in Green Bay for a partial release of the plantar fascia ligament. He explained why a full release won't work and made me feel like someone he genuinely cared for. What a difference between Scharer and DeNamur.... Read more

  • a lovely day

    8/26/2014 3:31:16 PM, by MOMMY445

    a very hot and humid day here today. even my daughter, who loves to be outdoors, is taking it easy today. all of the birds are doing well and say hi. it looks like i will finally get the reference i need to get into the women's program i want. i am definitely in school from september of this year un... Read more

  • So much for a rest day

    8/26/2014 7:53:09 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    Yesterday was supposed to be my rest day from running, but it was just too beautiful to stay inside. Drier air had moved in and there was a light breeze, no soggy air, perfect running weather. I headed out with the intention of a very light run 12-12:30 pace for 3.4 miles, but my legs kept mo... Read more

  • a beautiful,sunny day

    8/25/2014 11:32:39 AM, by MOMMY445

    i feel that my job interview went really well. in the meantime, i will work on other things while i wait. today, my daughter has one of her friends over that she met at day camp. they will spend the afternoon together. i am glad to see that she is making friends pretty much wherever she goes. i went... Read more

  • I've been MIA for too long

    8/25/2014 7:46:49 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    I was really surprised to see in my email this morning that I was MOD, I have been MIA for several months. I just got so overwhelmed by trying to track everything and found apps that sync all my info so I don't have to bounce all over the place. With me, I absolutely hate tracking so if I can find s... Read more

  • it's friday

    8/22/2014 1:34:52 PM, by MOMMY445

    i am having a good day so far! woo hoo! my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! it's friday! the weekend is here! yay! i am looking forward to meeting up with one of my friends this afternoon. then i meet up with my good friend later on, for supper and a visit. have a wonderful day,ev... Read more

  • Going for a 2nd opinion on Tue. Morning

    8/21/2014 10:36:14 PM, by PHOENIXREBIRTH

    After bugging DeNamur twice. His nurse called me back and told me He will not do surgery on me since he feels uncomfortable doing it to begin with. So I am going to another podiatrist in the same network for surgery on Next Tue. morning. My foot is not getting any better and I need to do something ... Read more

  • woo hoo!

    8/21/2014 3:24:03 PM, by MOMMY445

    i just found out a while ago that i got into the online upgrading course i wanted! yes! i will have to take math separately, at a different place. the coordinator for the program will send me the links for that one this week. then i can go ahead and plan to be in college for september 2015, full tim... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    8/20/2014 3:18:58 PM, by MOMMY445

    another nice summer day. my daughter's last day at day camp is tomorrow, it is a full day at the camp for her. she gets to see the movie frozen.all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello! it was calling for rain for most of the day here. so far, it only rained once in the morning. there is ... Read more

  • a beautiful day

    8/19/2014 1:02:17 PM, by MOMMY445

    i do have some errands to run today. it is a really nice,sunny day here. my daughter and i will be doing some back to school shopping tomorrow. i picked up some supplies that i will need for school. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. i am still working on being able to go to schoo... Read more

  • Making a New Rule for Me

    8/19/2014 9:11:06 AM, by DEBORAH2180

    I was on this site faithfully when I was working part time. Last summer, after I graduated with my Masters, I decided to focus on me and I worked out by walking and jogging miles each day. I LOVED it! Then I landed another position at my job which was full time and I was immediately swamped!... Read more

  • still waiting for DeNamur to call back

    8/18/2014 7:08:59 PM, by PHOENIXREBIRTH

    I am still praying and waiting to hear from Dr. DeNamur. I know some of you are concerned about surgery for me. I have tried everything from physical therapy to wearing a surgical boot and my foot has not improved. I can not stay like this forever. I have dealt with my latest bout of pain from plant... Read more

  • it's monday

    8/18/2014 11:46:42 AM, by MOMMY445

    i have made some inquiries on help i need to complete one section of an application package i need to finish filling out to be accepted into a women's program that specifically helps single moms to get back on their feet. my daughter says hi and sends hugs! all of the birds are doing well and say ch... Read more

  • MARATHON 3 Training WK9 & WK10 - Good Form Running & Narragansett Bay Half Marathon

    8/17/2014 3:25:41 PM, by CRYSBROWN1

    Just now catching up on this blogging thing after an exhausting day of running a half marathon. All part of the training plan no less but August halfs are no bueno no matter how you slice it! This was an inaugural race in East Providence, RI which I guess is the same race course as the Rock n' Rol... Read more

  • what a rainy day

    8/16/2014 2:56:23 PM, by MOMMY445

    it is really raining here. my daughter's soccer tournament went really well. now we are at the library relaxing. it was so worth it to get up extra early to come to see my daughter play soccer. i would do that again anytime, no matter what sport she wants to play in the future. her arm is all better... Read more

  • Update on me

    8/15/2014 11:26:49 PM, by PHOENIXREBIRTH

    After a month and a half of water therapy and a month with the boot and insert in shoe. There was no improvement in my foot. I am waiting on a call from the podiatrist to see whether he will do surgery or not on me. I am praying for God to work on him while I wait for the answer. I can't keep living... Read more

  • it's friday

    8/15/2014 11:50:39 AM, by MOMMY445

    the weekend is here! hurray! my daughter feels much better today. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. i will be meeting up later with my good friend. from there, tomorrow morning, i will be heading to my daughter's soccer tournament. after that, i have not decided what i will do. ha... Read more

  • it's thursday

    8/14/2014 9:18:33 AM, by MOMMY445

    i had a great day yesterday! i plan on having a great day today! my daughter says hi and thank you for all the well wishes. she is already feeling better. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! today, not too much planned. helping out a friend of mine and picking up some mail from my p... Read more

  • a lovely day

    8/13/2014 12:48:15 PM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter sprained her arm the other day. she will be just fine. i am out and about today, enjoying the cooler weather here. i was able to meet up with my good friend the other day. that is so relaxing for me and for my good friend. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! have a wonde... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    8/12/2014 11:03:36 AM, by MOMMY445

    i am catching up on some computer work today. it is not as hot here today as it was the other day. i did get to meet up with my good friend yesterday and we had a great time catching up. we got to watch a movie called Ex-terminators. It was terrific! my daughter has her last soccer game tonight if i... Read more

  • I spend most of my money on bikes and beer. The rest I just waste!

    8/12/2014 9:27:48 AM, by SPEEDYDOG

    Part 1: Bikes, Bikes and More Bikes I just have to face facts. I am a mountain biker. I like the smell of a pine forest. I love the feeling of dropping like a rock down steep trail. I enjoy the challenge of switchbacks and the wonderful feeling of a flowing along winding single track. ... Read more

  • Small but swift progress!

    8/11/2014 5:59:00 PM, by OONAOWL

    I am sticking with my new goal of at least 30 minutes exercise each day. I have discovered lots of workout websites with free workouts to do. I love working out at home alone, lol. Yes I am an introvert! :) I also love running outdoors, but today it is 100 degrees so I did a 40 minute workout on... Read more

  • it's monday

    8/11/2014 10:04:41 AM, by MOMMY445

    i want to say thank you for the many birthday wishes that are coming in! i really appreciate and enjoy each and every one. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have some important tasks to do today. then i will see what my good friend is up to. we like to meet up a few times a wee... Read more

  • Staying focused & positive today.

    8/10/2014 5:10:38 PM, by OONAOWL

    I am very touched by those of you who took the time to comment and encourage me. I REALLY APPRECIATE IT! Thank you so very much! :) This return to balance process has greatly challenged me, and I am hugely humbled by the experience. I will not let this frustration I am experiencing get th... Read more

  • it's saturday

    8/9/2014 11:23:20 AM, by MOMMY445

    a beautiful summer day here today. catching up on some computer work, then i will go out and enjoy the day. there are many different activities happening throughout the city today. i will go and check them out after lunch. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! i k... Read more

  • Strengthening my commitment to health & happiness

    8/8/2014 9:23:51 PM, by OONAOWL

    Here I am to strengthen my commitment to health and happiness. I have been overweight for a few years now & really want to turn things around and return to a healthy slim body & lifestyle. My goal is to get back to healthy weight by Fall Equinox, which gives me 6 weeks to get there. I may need ... Read more

  • it's friday

    8/8/2014 11:33:57 AM, by MOMMY445

    the weekend is here! hurray! time to relax and have fun! my daughter is enjoying the time off from school. she is looking forward to seeing her friends when she goes back in september. she will have a different teacher this school year, as the teacher she had has left the school and won't be back. ... Read more

  • it's thursday

    8/7/2014 12:03:09 PM, by MOMMY445

    a day filled with errands to run. i was able to meet up with my good friend for supper last night. my daughter is enjoying going to day camp and soccer this week. there will be a fun day for my daughter, relating to soccer, on the weekend. i will be there. the kids get to play and have fun for a few... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    8/6/2014 10:48:44 AM, by MOMMY445

    a day where i do not have too much to do. i am almost finished the online course i am taking. i will definitely finish it before the deadline i was given. i am looking forward to the next one that starts in september. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello. i am ad... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    8/5/2014 1:34:03 PM, by MOMMY445

    i was away for most of the weekend. i really needed it and i feel so much better. i am making progress on my online course and in other areas of my life. my daughter sends hugs to all! all the birds say cheep,cheep! things are coming together for me bit by bit. i know i will get to where i need to b... Read more