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Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts TEN YEARS to a NEW BETTER LIFE.
Monday, January 13, 2020      40 comments

This is my MOTTO, how I start my day off , Once at a different time, 10 years ago I could hardly breath. Never knew if I would survive the day. My... Read more
Remembering What Memorial Day Was to Me.
Monday, May 27, 2019      16 comments

For the first 20 some years of my life Memorial Day was known as Decoration Day. ... Read more
Titan My Adorable Yorkie
Saturday, October 13, 2018      20 comments

With a heavy heart I had to say good bye to that sweet little boy. He cross over the Rainbow Bridge at 12:15 today. He was born October 26, 2004. He was almost 14 years old. I like to think this saying is what he would want me to feel. He w... Read more
Friday, June 22, 2018      32 comments

There has been some changes in my life sine the last blog. Here's a little back ground on my journey so far, This is the picture taken on Christmas eve , 2009. I am wearing my usual black in order to give the illusion of a smaller person. 68... Read more
Thursday, June 16, 2016      28 comments

Since my last blog, I had breast surgery to remove a 3 1/2 cm. tumor. It was followed by a 18 day radiation treatment. I was placed on a hormone treatment. but had adverse reactions, so switched to another. It seems to be OK, no side effects. I... Read more
Some Words You Never Want to Hear.
Sunday, January 24, 2016      43 comments

"You need a SECOND mammogram." "You need to have an ultrasound." "You need a breast biopsy." "The biopsy is positive." "You have BREAST CANCER." Upon hearing the word CANCER, it's like someone described ,"a tsunami hitting you full ... Read more
Cat Waylays Foot
Friday, November 20, 2015      14 comments

Here's a photo of my Artistic black cat. He sits in the corner by the front door . I use him sometimes to hold the door open. Somehow by accident ... Read more
Days of My Life.
Monday, October 05, 2015      13 comments

I live in the beautiful state of Oregon. This last week we had a terrible senseless mass killing in Roseburg. Roseburg is south of Salem, about 170 miles. The first craft show I do every year is in Roseburg. as I watched the announcer's... Read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015      18 comments

At certain times I get very nostalgic about the past and what I remember as being so yummy and tasty I want to recreate it. My Grams strawberry shortcake with home made sweet biscuits and heavy whipped cream, served with loads of fresh pick... Read more
FIVE Years, Still Here, Going Strong.
Monday, May 18, 2015      24 comments

Thank you Spark Thank you Spark Friends. Thanks to all Spark members who I have interacted with during my five year journey here on Spark. I was already working on my weight loss on May. 17. 2010. Sitting in my office staring at a lis... Read more
Normal ??? What's That ??
Thursday, April 30, 2015      14 comments

Normal is an Adjective. 1. conforming to the standaed or common type, usual, not abnormal, regular, natural. 2. serving to establish a standard 3. psychology: if we take this as normal a. approximately average in psychologi... Read more
Spent More Than Usual.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015      15 comments

As some of you know I design and sell jewelry. I had a three day craft show last month. During that sh... Read more
Chic Thrifty Shopper.
Thursday, April 09, 2015      20 comments

You know I am a Thrift Store shopper. Money doesn't grow on trees. I have... Read more
Walk in the Park
Tuesday, March 24, 2015      16 comments

I try to walk everyday. My walking buddy is Titan. My little adorable Yorkie I live in a suburban area, nice streets and areas to walk in. Most days we head out to the park. This is one of our favorite ,Woodmanssee. Yesterday , it was ... Read more
Friday, March 20, 2015      16 comments

The last six months have been rough. Emotional. financial, difficulties created turmoil, depression in my life. There was one week where I could hardly get out of bed. I just didn't want to deal with all that was happening. I'm a very ... Read more

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