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A New Zumba Friend
Friday, August 02, 2013      22 comments

It has been a good week. I have recently met a woman who fell down the stairs the same week in 2011 that I did. We both sustained the same broken bones in our shoulder. How odd is that! It was interesting to discuss our injuries because no one e... Read more
Remember you hold the key to your success!
Saturday, July 27, 2013      15 comments

I have never been the type of person that thinks anything is impossible. I may be overly optimistic at times. I believe that things will happen if I persist. However, man... Read more
A lifetime friend made as we hosted our foreign exchange student.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013      14 comments

In 1995 I had two daughters, married and working full time. I stayed busy. We had an active social life which included church activities. After seeing a friend become a host parent with foreign exchange students I decided to try it once. My hus... Read more
Outdoor Exercise
Tuesday, July 02, 2013      20 comments

I really enjoy outdoor exercise. One of the activities I really enjoy is water aerobics class which is near where I live, in Florida. I can walk to the class. We can h... Read more
Don't Believe Everything You Hear
Friday, June 21, 2013      25 comments

I am so happy that I am an adult and have some wisdom. I have discovered that through out our lives people will discourage us. I know now that we must not believe everything that is said to us. I had a very bad self image for quite some time. As... Read more
A tribute to our fathers
Saturday, June 15, 2013      20 comments

4 years: My Daddy can do anything! 7 years: My Dad knows a lot...a whole lot. 8 years: My father does not know quite everything. 12 years: Oh well, naturally Father does not know that either. 14 years: Oh, Father? He is hopelessly o... Read more
Good News
Wednesday, June 05, 2013      26 comments

We took our youngest daughter to the neurologist today. After her first, and only, seizure that occurred three weeks ago we are now reasonably certain that she does not have epilepsy. She had recently taken a new prescription and the doctor bel... Read more
I am encouraged
Saturday, June 01, 2013      19 comments

I have mentioned in previous blogs that I love to join challenges. If I follow challenge teams, I will stay with them and see progress. I need the structure of challenges... Read more
A quick blog and a prayer request
Monday, May 20, 2013      30 comments

What a day....I drove my daughter to a doctor's appointment because she was dizzy and nauseated all weekend. We were driving her car and of course, she had to tell me how to drive all of the way there. After all, she is 25 and knows much more th... Read more
I am a butterfly!
Tuesday, May 14, 2013      15 comments

I love the 5% challenge. It gives me the uuumph to actually focus on my freggies, water intake, increase my exercise minutes....challenges seem to really help me. I belong to the Beautiful Butterflies. ... Read more
Back in Ohio
Saturday, May 11, 2013      13 comments

I am back in Ohio for a few weeks to visit with family. I am happy not only to see daughters, grandchildren and friends. But my beloved pets that live with youngest daughter. They had to stay in Ohio because it really was a bit of a hassle to tr... Read more
Negative choices
Thursday, May 02, 2013      21 comments

I really like the quote I have listed about cheeseburgers. It describes how I lived my life for so many years. The cheeseburgers, pizzas, etc. really were a day to day problem. I went to Jazzercise for years. It was great fun to me. But I was no... Read more
Saturday, March 30, 2013      15 comments

That life continues on, In the beauty of renewal, In the meadowlark's sweet song. For all creation testifies That God is ever near, To offer hope to weary hearts, To make our paths more clear. What better time ... Read more
Seeing Progress
Saturday, March 23, 2013      15 comments

I was very happy to have my monthly weight and measurements taken on Friday at Curves. I really have been watching my calorie count closely. I daily complete the nutrition and fitness trackers. I am interested in reviewing my fat intake as well... Read more
I am doing well and love challenges!
Thursday, March 07, 2013      16 comments

Because of challenges on SparkPeople, I am still able to exercise. I had a serious injury to my shoulder which resulted in a prosthesis. When I was injured my emotions we... Read more

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