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Happiness is a gift for those who choose to unwrap it
Thursday, June 24, 2010      19 comments

There are some factors that enter our lives that cause sorrow or pain. However, there are many days that we cause ourselves to feel defeated by negative self talk. I am feeling positive today. I plan to eat well, exercise and turn an okay d... Read more
Good instincts usually tell you what to do long before your head has figured it out.
Wednesday, June 16, 2010      18 comments

It seems that every now and then I get lazy. I don't want to exercise. I don't want to worry about what I am going to eat today. Sweets? Okay....After all, this is the way I spent my life before Spark People. I ate what I wanted. I exercised a l... Read more
Busy Week
Thursday, June 03, 2010      19 comments

It seems as though I spend so much time having medical appointments. I guess that is what happens when you reach your mid 50's. Wednesday was a therapist appointment. I meet with her every month for depression and anxiety issues. Thursday is a f... Read more
Reset my weight ticker
Tuesday, May 18, 2010      27 comments

I have changed my weight ticker today. I have noticed the scale climbing up and changed my weight ticker today. Gaining back weight isn't fun. It does give me the opportunity to change my eating habits. They were once very, I have bee... Read more
Another survey
Friday, May 07, 2010      9 comments

Survey stolen from Yoovie stolen from Gozekigrl..... 1. Do you sleep with your closet doors open or closed? closed 2. Do you take the shampoos and conditioner bottles from hotel? Occasionally 3. Do you sleep with your sheet... Read more
Are you ever truly happy?
Monday, April 26, 2010      27 comments

Ok, I stole this topic from the Spark message boards. The title caught my eye. For me....the answer will always be NO. I am one of those people that can be an optimist much of the time. However, I am prone to major depression. Without notic... Read more
20 questions
Wednesday, April 14, 2010      11 comments

These are fun... Snapped it up from FYREDRAGYN & DEBBIEANNE Below are answers to questions asking which you would rather have. Feel free to cut and paste into your own blog and play along. 1. Eat milk chocolate or white chocolate. ... Read more
Rainy days and Mondays always get me down
Tuesday, March 30, 2010      19 comments

Well, my week just got worse. I fell in the house and dislocated my finger. OUCH!!!! I may be a little slower with exercise for a few days until I feel better. It certainly was a bad experience when the doctor pulled it into position. UGH!!~!~ ... Read more
I need to stop!
Saturday, March 27, 2010      25 comments

I am going through a tough spell right now. I am craving sweets and finding myself eating chocolate or another sweet almost everyday. I feel totally miserable when I do this. Yet I crave it everyday. I no longer have TOM so I cannot blame it on ... Read more
One Word
Wednesday, March 10, 2010      12 comments

Not as easy as you might think! Copy and Paste into your own blog, change the answers to suit you. It's really hard to only use one word answers. Where is your cell phone? Next to me on the sofa Spouse? Funny Your hair? ... Read more
Empty Promises
Wednesday, February 24, 2010      21 comments

There are many disappointments in our daily life. Often we are given promises of rapid weight loss by taking one pill a day. Weight loss programs are advertised to us that we can lose several inches within a matter of a few weeks. Yes, I ... Read more
Love's Reward
Wednesday, February 17, 2010      11 comments

(thought you may enjoy this) Many years ago while I was in London, I visited Harrod's department store. I had heard so much about this unusual place that I decided I had... Read more
Who Sent The Roses?
Sunday, February 14, 2010      17 comments

(I copied this and wanted to share it with you) My youngest sister, Gretchen, was born on Valentine's Day. One day a large bouquet—a dozen long-stem roses arrived at the... Read more
Leave a Memorial For Your Children
Tuesday, February 02, 2010      16 comments

All of us feel the need to belong—whether it is in a circle of friends, a church, a neighborhood, or especially in a family. ... Read more
Daily gratitude
Friday, January 29, 2010      13 comments

"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision... Read more

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