BLONDEE53's Blogs

A tribute to my ex...husband, friend and life's love....
Thursday, January 25, 2018      14 comments

Written by his son, Steven, who I met when he was 7...a beautiful ,little freckle faced, red headed grown with 4 kids of his own and one in heaven. This really touched my heart. He wrote a beautiful, "merciful", heartfelt tribute to... Read more
Why Can't I.......
Saturday, April 11, 2015      8 comments

I read a really inspiring article this morning about "two motivation killers"....I never really thought I was "trying to be perfect", but I was starting over every week i... Read more
Forgiving myself, releasing the past and moving on
Saturday, March 28, 2015      12 comments

I am 62 and have a lot of years accumulation of stuff to let go of. Like many, I've kept the same worn out, reckless and damaging habits that have kept me overweight, sic... Read more
Top Three Goals....Get Busy, Bren!
Tuesday, March 10, 2015      6 comments

My top three goals are: 1~ Get my blood sugar under control. 2~ Lose 15 pounds before I see my Dr. June 2nd 3~ Make exercise a habit and thank God for the things I'm "abl... Read more
Blessed to Belong
Thursday, September 18, 2014      10 comments

I am proud and very blessed to be a member of The Lovely Limes BL challenge. While I've been a member at SP for gee whiz ...about 8 years...I've not been a part of such a challenge until now. I show up regularly at my original and wonderful te... Read more
Retirement? Mumbled Musings~
Sunday, September 14, 2014      9 comments

I will be signing up for benefits (my pennies) since I will be 62 in December. I will continue to work and must, with my debt load, and know I'll lose half of said benefi... Read more's time to wake up and smell the coffee.
Friday, August 22, 2014      9 comments

I haven't written anything since my goodbye to my Mom last year. It's time I took an inventory. Spiritually, physically, financially and otherwise. Most know I had t... Read more
Goodbye Mommy....I love you so!
Tuesday, March 19, 2013      20 comments

3.5.2013 My last day with my Mommy was Tuesday 2.26.13. I went to the Dollar Store and Drug store for her... Read more
God Allows U-Turns
Sunday, March 17, 2013      7 comments

I am in need of a rewind, do-over, course I find myself lost and not comfy at the moment and I'm a "girl" who likes comfy things. Many ... Read more
A Clean Slate (and plate!)
Sunday, January 01, 2012      3 comments

It's time to clean up my act...and take it on the road! I want to be free, whole and stable and to do that, I must let some things go. BUT...always, for each thing I releas... Read more
Heave Ho, Away I go...Again!
Friday, June 17, 2011      5 comments

After five weeks down, with the second foot injury...I am again well enough to walk the talk I've been talking. I am SO tired of starting over, but thankful I can, as oppo... Read more
On the wagon and ready to roll
Wednesday, March 23, 2011      4 comments

By the grace of God and in His power I have managed to abstain from compulsive "over-feeding" (gluttony) since Sunday! I am praising Him for this gift! Even having lunch... Read more
Boo! Hiss!
Saturday, March 19, 2011      3 comments

In the past few weeks, I slipped from 199.5... that I saw for two days, back up to 211 and have been rather dissappointed in my behavior. (ok...VERY) I had joked that... Read more
A work in progress
Tuesday, January 25, 2011      2 comments

Since I have re-injured my foot, I am doing the bare essentials while I await recovery: again! This is round four and I still don't get it until I am in serious trouble! I took a look at my schedule for the past week, to determine where I go... Read more
Checking In with myself...
Saturday, January 22, 2011      4 comments that the kitchen is stocked and I have good things to eat on hand, I want to get a meal plan done up and the help of the Holy Spirit to use it! Years ago, I ... Read more