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  • Azul...

    7/10/2020 2:18:34 PM, by KOHLRABIGIRL

    Learned how to ply Azul without reading the directions. My youngest daughter, Isla, sort of explained it generally. My sister and I learned as we played against Isla and Gillian. As we were tallying up endpoints we learned about bonus points that you get at the end of the game if you manage to get a... Read more

  • Done Struggling

    7/10/2020 1:33:02 PM, by BCHARIE

    Here's a pretty, just because. Next year I am planning to plant one of these and train it to shape more like a tree. I saw a neighbor do that, much nicer than this rogue plant that's crawling everywhere. My struggle is this.... One year ago I signed up for the National Association of Spo... Read more

  • Circle quote

    7/10/2020 1:20:26 PM, by UESAY1

    “The life of man is a self-evolving circle, which, from a ring imperceptibly small, rushes on all sides outwards to new and larger circles, and that without end. The extent to which this generation of circles, wheel without wheel, will go, depends on the force or truth of the individual soul.” ― R... Read more

  • STOP! A different way to look at eating

    7/10/2020 1:10:52 PM, by LADYLUK

    I have been practicing mindful eating for quite some time now and have learned to really savor my food. But my friend she is also a nurse at my Dr.s office told me to try to S-T-O-P as well. 227 227 227 227 227 227 I was like WHAT? S - Stop eating T - Take an assessment ... Read more

  • A sunny day

    7/10/2020 12:36:46 PM, by MOMMY445

    I just found out a short while ago that the computers at the local library can be booked for use online. Then you can go and use the computer for an hour. I don't mind that you need to wear a face mask there. I was not aware of this opportunity until a while ago. It's been a really long time since I... Read more

  • Don't be me!

    7/10/2020 12:15:38 PM, by A-NEW-CHAPTER

    I'm officially at my lowest weight since 1997 (or thereabouts - there were a few years where I just stopped tracking my weight it had gotten out of hand so much) I only know how much I weighed then because I had to have surgery and they weighed me, so about 27 years ago. I had gallstone problems a... Read more

  • Birthday wishes

    7/10/2020 11:13:30 AM, by LESLIELENORE

    It is my 46th birthday today. My friend insists that makes me middle aged, but I don’t think so. I think of 50 as middle aged, lol. Anyways, I thought I would write down some of my birthday wishes for myself and for others. 1. I wish for peace of mind. 2. I wish for good health. 3. I wish for fre... Read more

  • Weigh in Day

    7/10/2020 9:09:06 AM, by PURPLESPEDCOW

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  • Another TGIF!

    7/10/2020 8:32:01 AM, by AKA_TROUBLE

    I really am thankful it's Friday this week - I've been very busy at work, but when I look back, I can't remember what I did. Not good. What is good is that it's raining here. A nice steady slow rain. The humidity may still be up since it's actually raining, but the muggy feeling seems to have ... Read more

  • Friday The 10th

    7/10/2020 7:45:22 AM, by KATHY_2019

    Good Morning Everyone. Well I got up and went Walking This Morning on the Trail and Seen a Sign Starting Tomorrow if i walk that Trail i have to wear a Mask if you get Caught in The stores are in a public place Without one on it is a 1000 Dollars Ticket on Wed where we Live we had over 400 new Cases... Read more

  • LOOK AFTER YOUR OWN GRASS

    7/10/2020 3:26:04 AM, by RCLYKE

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  • Thursday July 9th

    7/10/2020 1:09:33 AM, by SISSYFEB48

    Today I was the cook....made Mongolian tofu with brown rice. It was so good there were no leftovers from the 5 of us. Then I also baked sourdough whole wheat bread. ... Read more

  • Happy day today!

    7/10/2020 12:23:18 AM, by MNABOY

    Wife decided she didn't want to go to the doctors office on the far side of Memphis, TN, today so I arrived early, walked the half mile from parking to her office and then they walked me from test room to test room, she reviewed my numbers did a test or two and then said all is well see me in 6 mont... Read more

  • 9th of July

    7/9/2020 11:52:47 PM, by NOCALORIES

    I had a good day. I stepped on the scales and had a 2.25 loss to report to the Biggest Loser Challenge for week 5. I am excited. I met my goal for today and drank 8 glasses of water. Summer and hot weather certainly make the challenge easier.Hoping everyone is staying safe and being motivated to liv... Read more

  • Hot

    7/9/2020 9:33:04 PM, by MLKDUD

    It’s officially too hot to exercise outside after work. Gotta figure out an alternate plan! I miss walking and it’s only the 2nd day that I haven’t. Ha. Just need to come home and do yoga or a workout video!... Read more

  • Hot Thursday

    7/9/2020 9:27:49 PM, by TSHAWGER

    We had another day at 95 degrees. Our pool water is so hot, not even refreshing to get into. This got weather will soon bring on thunderstorms. Everyone stay hydrated.... Read more

  • Thankful Thursday turning into a puddle of sweat - Gratitude and joys topping off the tank!

    7/9/2020 8:30:42 PM, by NANCYPAT1

    Today was a grand day. I woke up to find myself the chosen one! I was chosen as the Star in the Starlight today. This honor always thrills me and I appreciate all the attention from my teammates. Then after getting moving, I headed with some trepidation to the fitness center where I was scheduled fo... Read more

  • Thursday...

    7/9/2020 5:11:48 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Hope you had a great day!! TTYL... Read more

  • TGIF

    7/9/2020 3:27:59 PM, by LYNMEINDERS

    Thank God Its Friday is not a comment I make usually however, I am really pleased it is Friday.....AND.....I have nothing in my diary for tomorrow.....WOOHOO..... Was really nice catching up with an old friend yesterday......looking forward to doing it again..... My daughter has slept last... Read more

  • In an attempt

    7/9/2020 1:55:03 PM, by LETSBELESSTHEN

    To get me back on track I’ve spent the afternoon giving myself a talking to There’s no point joining diet teams if I’m going to eat endlessly and mostly junk. So I’ve set my food plan in the tracker for two weeks adding meals we can all eat Breakfast, lunch and dinner with fruit for s... Read more

  • exercise

    7/9/2020 1:37:28 PM, by PURPLESPEDCOW

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  • Sunny Day

    7/9/2020 1:21:02 PM, by MOMMY445

    The power is out here today. An electrician is fixing the problem just now. In the meantime, my daughter and I are keeping cool and staying well hydrated. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! I'll be doing some yoga and some walking later on. Have a great day, everyone! Stay safe a... Read more

  • Apricot

    7/9/2020 9:06:03 AM, by BCHARIE

    I always cruise through the produce, engaging my nose. My theory is if you smell a particular fruit, it's probably going to taste amazing. My nose did not fail me, I picked up 2 apricots and so happy I did.... Read more

  • Thursday Thinks

    7/9/2020 7:43:17 AM, by AKA_TROUBLE

    I think, therefore I am. ~ René Descartes I think it's very hot and humid and that I will stay inside again today. I think I'm very glad I had the split A/C units installed last summer. I think I am very lucky - I have a job I can do from home, a son who doesn't want to go out, and a few f... Read more

  • WHAT'S ON YOUR MIND

    7/9/2020 3:33:00 AM, by RCLYKE

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  • Wednesday July 8 another mask order completed

    7/9/2020 12:10:53 AM, by SISSYFEB48

    I was asked by a friend for an order of masks for a university group in Quebec. They needed to be able to be machine washable and go into a dryer. So, I decided no nose wires that get mangled in those machines. I did different styles and sizes, but I used all the same fabric for the 16 masks s... Read more

  • Quite Relaxing...

    7/9/2020 12:02:57 AM, by KOHLRABIGIRL

    Heat advisory today so I stayed inside for the most part. Started reading The Listening Life by Adam S. McHugh. Then I took a nap since I didn’t sleep well last night. Went to see my sister at my parent’s new house. Talked about the crazy year and how it has impacted each of our lives. A good day ov... Read more

  • 8th of July

    7/9/2020 12:01:41 AM, by NOCALORIES

    Had a good day Drank 8 glasses of water.... Read more

  • Hey Gang:

    7/8/2020 11:13:07 PM, by JOANN25

    It's the middle of the week and all is good. I have been doing fair on my walking .. did 7,000 one day but today was 3,497 and I am sure I will have more before bedtime. I pulled away from my SP challenges to find that I spend just as much time as I did and could have gone on with it. My... Read more

  • Wednesday night prayer meeting

    7/8/2020 10:55:21 PM, by MNABOY

    We have a small group that meets for prayer and Bible study on Wednesday night. Average is 10 attendees. Seems many of our members are not afraid of the virus. Masks and hand washing with social distancing will be the basis for attendance.... Read more

  • Wednesday!

    7/8/2020 9:26:04 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    I got in 4.70 miles today...about to shower and relax! Hope you had a great day! TTYL... Read more

  • Trying

    7/8/2020 8:44:11 PM, by MLKDUD

    Been meaning to write an honest blog this week to update the last month or so. Just hot, tired, and trying to get other things done. Maybe tomorrow!... Read more

  • Wednesday

    7/8/2020 8:38:38 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Another hot humid day in the 90's. The 4 legged friend I had been watching for last 2 days, was picked up today. I now realized why my daughter sweeps every day. Dog sheds a lot. But he is a good dog for me.... Read more

  • Hump Day - Making Progress

    7/8/2020 8:32:48 PM, by NANCYPAT1

    It's just another day in Paradise! Nothing really new or different but still I am making progress. My progress is slow but even slow is better than none. I went through my shirts and blouses and now have a huge bag to donate. I plan to do at least one more sort before I reach my final decision. T... Read more

  • THURSDAY THURSDAY

    7/8/2020 3:52:58 PM, by LYNMEINDERS

    Another week almost done and dusted..... Am not at the cafe today and I am thankful for that......My girl was very intolerant and demanding yesterday and I was so not impressed, however sometimes we need to "shut our mouths" and get on with it.,.,.. She has a "lumber strain". She went to physio ... Read more

  • A very warm day here today 🌞

    7/8/2020 10:27:39 AM, by MOMMY445

    My daughter and I are keeping cool and well hydrated today. The next few days will be hot and humid here. Taking it easy today. I'll go for an indoor walk in an air conditioned place later on in the morning. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! Have a great day, everyone! Stay safe... Read more

  • What Matters?

    7/8/2020 9:44:30 AM, by GOLFGMA

    No matter what I say, what I believe, and what I do, I'm bankrupt without love. 1 Corinthians 13:3b I believe life is all about love. Our relationships should have top priority in our lives. How you treat other people is the most long-lasting impact you can leave as your legacy on earth. ... Read more

  • Wed Morning

    7/8/2020 9:19:05 AM, by KATHY_2019

    Yesterday I got up and Went Walking Then I met My Friend For a Quick Lunch and Went On a Trail at the Lake. I got to see a Beaver in Action Building a Dam I was Amaze at That. We watch them for a While Then went on Our Way, I Heard a Noise in the Bushes And went to check it out and Came across... Read more

  • 7/8 Hump Day

    7/8/2020 7:04:24 AM, by AKA_TROUBLE

    This week seems long already after last week and the long weekend. But it's only Wednesday - Hump Day - once we get past today, it's all downhill to the weekend. It clouded up in the afternoon again yesterday, but this time it did rain - really hard for about 2 minutes, then it was done. When I... Read more

  • STAY MOTIVATED

    7/8/2020 3:19:49 AM, by RCLYKE

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  • Soaked...

    7/8/2020 12:44:23 AM, by KOHLRABIGIRL

    It just so happened that when I picked up my daughter after her shift at Taco Bell that there was an over abundance of rain falling in sheets as I drove back home. The rain did not let up so I ran up to the house and opened the door for my daughter who was carrying a tray of drinks. We were both qu... Read more

  • 7th of July

    7/8/2020 12:37:56 AM, by NOCALORIES

    Had a good day. Achieved my goal drank 8 glasses of water.... Read more

  • Tuesday

    7/8/2020 12:03:33 AM, by SPARKLE1908

    Hope you had a great day! TTYL... Read more

  • easy exercise

    7/7/2020 11:39:31 PM, by MNABOY

    The heat and humidity get my heart rate up in a hurry so my exercise time is very efficient!... Read more

  • IT'S TUESDAY ..

    7/7/2020 11:14:10 PM, by JOANN25

    Good evening my friends. Tuesday was good to me today. I worked at the church about two hours and got my newsletter ready for next week. I decided to be early for a change instead of last minute. I am sure the secretary will be shocked when she discovers the e-mail. My steps were 4,... Read more

  • Bonus spins

    7/7/2020 10:32:13 PM, by TSHAWGER

    I hate when I only get 1's on my bonus spins. It makes me happy to get 25 and 50.... Read more

  • Trying New Tuesday

    7/7/2020 9:50:26 PM, by TSHAWGER

    I made a new recipe using some of the my fresh produce. It was so yummy. Zucchini, onion, green peppers, tomatoes, garlic, mushrooms, ground turkey. Also added 1/2 block cream cheese.... Read more

  • Last Friday's Boo-boo

    7/7/2020 9:49:37 PM, by BARB4HEALTH

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  • Tuesday July 7th Thank You

    7/7/2020 9:48:17 PM, by SISSYFEB48

    Thanks for all the spark goodies and kind words for my day in the spotlight. So glad I am a part of this great team! ... Read more

  • Time flies! EXCEPT when it drags along slowly

    7/7/2020 8:46:40 PM, by NANCYPAT1

    I just realized that it has been more than a month since my last blog. I have been struggling with the whole Covid-19 situation. I have no problem staying home, except when I do. I have no problem spending time to read and play games, and meditate, except when I do. Part of my problem is dealin... Read more

  • SUMMER CHALLENGE ADJUSTMENTS

    7/7/2020 5:49:59 PM, by WIMSONFLOWER

    I'll begin by making a confession. I've become a bit of a social media hermit during the Spring Challenge. I really have become largely silent, because social media has just been exploding with so much negativity and criticism. It breaks my heart, and I've been so disappointed with so many people... Read more

  • Oops tomorrow will be better

    7/7/2020 3:35:26 PM, by LETSBELESSTHEN

    On holiday sort of. Sat most of the day relaxing. Relaxing the activity button The motion button The walking button. Pity I also relaxed the self control button and have eaten endlessly. No reason just ate on and on. What’s done is done. Wednesday will be better... Read more

  • 10 things I am Grateful for...

    7/7/2020 3:33:42 PM, by LADYLUK

    One of our Stardust challenges this week is to list 10 things we are grateful for and why so here are mine... 1. My Lord - I am thankful I have a God that loves me and answers my prayers. 2. My husband - I am so thankful for my best friend and the love of my life. He has stood by my side ... Read more

  • HUMP DAY.....

    7/7/2020 3:26:51 PM, by LYNMEINDERS

    My Hump day for this week is here already..... Off to the cafe again today to bridge a gap...... Cold here again and I think still wet.... It is 7.26am and still dark.....oh well....it is winter after all....... Read more

  • 920

    7/7/2020 2:29:55 PM, by BCHARIE

    Here's a little pretty for the day. It's butterfly weed (not a great picture, I was nearly standing on my head) and is indeed growing like a weed. It loves this hot sunny weather. I've been watering a little to keep things pretty. Yesterday I posted a bug picture, turns out they were grapevin... Read more

  • July 7, 2020 - Invasion of the 'handy men'

    7/7/2020 12:49:51 PM, by DSHONEYC

    Sorted through the files of the family corporation, I think we owe the feds $4K and the state $0. More work needs to be done today in setting up the management of the software program. Maybe I will get to it...maybe not since I believe tech support will be required and that involves hours on the pho... Read more

  • Warm day

    7/7/2020 10:34:46 AM, by MOMMY445

    It's going to be another warm and humid day here today. The weather is going to be like this for pretty much the rest of the week. My daughter says hello to everyone. We are keeping cool and well hydrated today. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! Have a great day, everyone! Take ... Read more

  • Time for a little laugh

    7/7/2020 9:42:02 AM, by PURPLESPEDCOW

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  • Tuesday 7/7

    7/7/2020 6:59:21 AM, by AKA_TROUBLE

    Happy Birthday. Pop! Today is my step-father's birthday. I started calling him Pop when I was learning to drive. He had an Excaliber kit car that he had bought and repaired and when he got it running I went up and said, "Hey, Pop, can I have the keys to the car?" as a joke. And he's been Pop ever ... Read more

  • Day 69

    7/7/2020 5:48:19 AM, by VHAYES04

    I couldn’t make a post last night. My internet wasn’t working and couldn’t get any signal. Spectrum Cable has been out 24 hours as of when I went to bed! Yesterday I was back on track. I met all my goals but somehow I was still disappointed in my steps even tho I met my goal. I feel like I should’ve... Read more

  • MY TUESDAY NEARLY DONE

    7/7/2020 4:32:29 AM, by LYNMEINDERS

    Day almost over.... Cafe was really busy today....I really feel as though I have done a lot of work today.....lol Back there again tomorrow.... Off to relax and watch TV before bed.... Night... Read more

  • FORGIVE YOURSELF

    7/7/2020 3:48:03 AM, by RCLYKE

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  • Great day

    7/7/2020 12:44:16 AM, by MNABOY

    Test returned negative for covid 19 today. Smoked some ribs to celebrate... Read more

  • 6th of July

    7/7/2020 12:30:12 AM, by NOCALORIES

    Had a good day. Cleaned the shower. Lots of squats and bending and stretching to clean all the grout on my tile. Also get the joy of sleeping on clean sheets tonight. Very grateful for my DH who helped lift the heavy mattress and put the sheets on.I will close with a Woo Hoo for getting my 8 glasses... Read more

  • Counseling, Gardens, and Lasagna

    7/6/2020 11:47:59 PM, by KOHLRABIGIRL

    Took Fiona to her first in person counseling session since covid phone ones began. I wasn’t allowed in the building only the patient since she is an adult. Had to keep the car running for cool air since it was in the low 90s. Sister came over with famiy in the afternoon. My parent’s came over, too.... Read more

  • Monday July 6th

    7/6/2020 11:44:51 PM, by SISSYFEB48

    This was my afternoon. Made whole wheat sourdough crackers to use up 3 cups of extra sourdough starter I had accumulated. I topped them with Trader Joe's "Everything Except the Bagel" Seasoning mix. They were disappearing off the counter almost as soon as I got them out of the oven, so they ... Read more

  • Monday...

    7/6/2020 11:08:46 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Hope you had a great day! TTYL... Read more

  • Monday

    7/6/2020 10:14:42 PM, by TSHAWGER

    We had a hot 95 degrees today. I stayed well hydrated with my H2O. Hope everyone had a good day.... Read more

  • Monday 7/6

    7/6/2020 9:36:18 PM, by AKA_TROUBLE

    Today was a fairly busy work day, but not as bad as sometimes after a holiday weekend, so I can't complain. I made a trip out to the old house to pay the landscapers - I have to keep the grass cut until the closing - it's just another utility to me. Haven't heard any complaints from the buyers,... Read more

  • Hide 'N Seek - II

    7/6/2020 4:24:19 PM, by GOLFGMA

    In a blog a few days ago I introduced the newest addition to our family. His name is "Tigger" after the Winnie the Pooh character. He had been named prior to our adoption. Tigger was having qualms about relocating to a new home and he went into hiding. Happy to say he overcame the fear and now s... Read more

  • SAYING GOODBYE FOR THE LAST TIME

    7/6/2020 3:48:58 PM, by YOUNG-AT-HEART

    Today is a sad day. Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation. — Rumi Last night (July 5, 2020) I said my final goodbye to Buddy our 13 year old pug. It is always hard to lose a p... Read more

  • July 6, 2020 - Time to tackle my new job

    7/6/2020 1:06:26 PM, by DSHONEYC

    I have been basking in not having 'a schedule', though I have signed up for a couple of volunteer opportunities. The first is to sign up for training (10 days online for 2 hours a day) to become a advocacy leader in the Climate Reality Project. https://climaterealityprojec
    t.org/ And ... Read more

  • Don't know....

    7/6/2020 12:50:41 PM, by BCHARIE

    When you make your garden nature friendly you kind of expect some "annoying" critters. The only real thing that would bother me is a snake. Ya, I don't like them. I guess if they show up I will deal with it but let's not encourage them. I don't particularly like slugs either, but I'm less fre... Read more

  • Twenty-five pounds gone (finally!)

    7/6/2020 12:07:48 PM, by A-NEW-CHAPTER

    For the past 5 or 6 weeks my weight has been stuck going up and down between the same two digits on the scale - I was starting to think I was doomed to remain at 235 forever. But today I'm into new territory - 233.8 - exactly 25 pounds down since I started in January at 258.8! Finally! I'm only h... Read more

  • My son

    7/6/2020 11:55:49 AM, by YOUCANDOITNANA

    Tomorrow my adult son has a very important appointment. Any prayers or positive energy for good results you can send his way would be most appreciated. His name is Mike. Thank you, Spark friends.... Read more

  • Success now

    7/6/2020 11:53:34 AM, by OLDEROWL

    Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful. – Albert Schweitzer © Source: https://www.quotespedia.org/au
    thors/a/albert-schweitzer Happiness is the key to everything good. Always look on the bright side. Don'... Read more

  • Continuing to read earlier "pre" challenge posts...

    7/6/2020 11:20:40 AM, by AMURDOCK68

    One of our "overall" Summer 5% Challenge Team leaders posted this activity before our start day on July 4: "Activity 13: We have done activities to help track our progress. Let's do one more for a Non-Scale Victory (NSV) - take a before picture this week and if you like you post it on your page... Read more

  • Today's Job

    7/6/2020 10:56:37 AM, by PURPLESPEDCOW

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  • June Results Check In

    7/6/2020 10:55:08 AM, by DESKJOCKEY925

    312 I walked a total of 196 miles in June - 29 of the 30 days I hit 12K Steps or more. I can even say that I've increased my speed and have begun alternating a gentle jog in my steps. 203 I tracked my food and exercise every day in June. 319 I had only 6 days in June withou... Read more

  • A beautiful day

    7/6/2020 8:52:06 AM, by MOMMY445

    Another warm and humid day here today 🌞. My daughter says hello to everyone. We are keeping cool and well hydrated today. I'll be going for a walk in a while. earlier this morning I did some yoga. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! Have a great day, everyone! Take care and stay ... Read more

  • Are You Drinking Water?

    7/6/2020 8:26:02 AM, by CHRISTINAB86

    This week my challenge is water. I do drink water but I'm focusing on how much. I bought myself a gift. My goal is 2 a day 64 oz, but I will likely hit 3. It's so hot! ... Read more

  • SHINE IN YOUR TIME

    7/6/2020 3:34:19 AM, by RCLYKE

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  • Visiting Continues...

    7/6/2020 12:19:38 AM, by KOHLRABIGIRL

    Another day of visiting with my sister and a few of her sons+. Our offspring played blob tag and ate lots of watermelon. My sister and I talked about how our relationships with our husbands changed with the stage of life we were in. Her husband died five years ago and she still has adult boys at hom... Read more

  • 5th of July

    7/5/2020 11:36:24 PM, by NOCALORIES

    Enjoyed going to church. Had delicious leftovers for lunch.Enjoyed a restful day. Made my goal of drinking 64 oz. of water today.... Read more

  • Aggravated puppy

    7/5/2020 10:43:23 PM, by MNABOY

    The stimulus money must have funded the private fireworks this 4th OR Walmart selling pistol bullets diverted the noise making expenditures. Our dog would bark at explosions louder than firecrackers. Several of our neighbors entertains the neighborhood from 7-10, The air was thick with smoke from gr... Read more

  • Sunday

    7/5/2020 10:18:59 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Day after annual July 4th party. Lots to clean up, thank goodness DH had day off, I normally have it all to do by myself. Went to a bike ride to see some land my daughter and sil want to buy. Boy I'm tired today.... Read more

  • Sunday...

    7/5/2020 10:15:29 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Hope you had a great day...back on my walking grind tomorrow...much needed rest this weekend...didn't realize how "tired" my legs were from all that walking last week...LOL TTYL... Read more

  • SUNDAY .. the BEST DAY OF THE WEEK

    7/5/2020 9:25:27 PM, by JOANN25

    We had an amazing church service this morning. Everyone wore their masks and even if we were a little muffled when singing, a good service was enjoyed by all. We had one of our men play the piccolo for special music. This was my first time to hear one. He played all patriotic music for our Patr... Read more

  • I'm grateful

    7/5/2020 8:52:19 PM, by WILSOD1

    I'm grateful that today went better than yesterday. My family and I had no power from 11 am to 8 pm. My house has a well, which is great, but with no power, the pump doesn't bring in more water, so we had no power and no water. The 5 gallon holding tank under the house is nice, except my children... Read more

  • and so it begins...

    7/5/2020 8:42:30 PM, by LADYLUK

    We have started the Summer 5% Challenge as of July 4th! Last week we did a practice week in the Shooting Stars and I earned a few badges... Oh I almost forgot! Before I earned the badges I had to earn my Wings... Woohoo!! Time to get in gear for this challenge... Read more

  • Reviewing Sunday and Monday daily schedule

    7/5/2020 4:07:40 PM, by AMURDOCK68

    Here was the tentative outline of my weekday daily routine from yesterday's draft: 7:00 AM Get up, watch the news with my spouse 8:00 AM Breakfast, chores 9:00 AM Video exercise with friends 9:45 AM Tidy up 10:00 AM Computer Work 11:00 AM Practice harp noon Lunch 1:00 PM Wor... Read more

  • I’m still here!

    7/5/2020 3:35:24 PM, by MISSLORI5

    Been awhile since I last blogged! Been too lazy, only excuse! Get occupied and forget! Oklahoma is okay, definitely not a easy life as Wash. was! Plants need watered often here, dust in heavier, and the bugs, brother! There are poisonous snakes and spiders here, too, so gotta be cautious out there! ... Read more

  • I’m still here!

    7/5/2020 3:35:20 PM, by MISSLORI5

    Been awhile since I last blogged! Been too lazy, only excuse! Get occupied and forget! Oklahoma is okay, definitely not a easy life as Wash. was! Plants need watered often here, dust in heavier, and the bugs, brother! There are poisonous snakes and spiders here, too, so gotta be cautious out there! ... Read more

  • MONDAY MONDAY.....AGAIN

    7/5/2020 3:08:28 PM, by LYNMEINDERS

    It is Monday again for me.....WOW.....these times are going by so fast..... Just waiting on small person to arrive.....his mumma still has a very sore back so not sure how long she will last at the cafe today........shall play it by ear I think..... My week is very different.....am at the ... Read more