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Starting Over for the Thousandth Time
Saturday, November 06, 2010      2 comments

Guess there are lots of us to start over but I wish I could just stick with it for a longer period of time. I am finding it much harder to stay on track since I now do not live alone. When I was single I brought into the house only what I could ... Read more
GG's Day
Wednesday, November 03, 2010      1 comments

I have been hit and miss for months and know I have to get back on track all the time instead of just part of the time. Right now the biggest obstacle for me is my back pain. It hurts to walk sometimes, hurts to exercise, and I use it as an excu... Read more
What a Week!
Saturday, October 16, 2010      1 comments

I feel really good about my week as far as what I have done to spread God's love. I messed up badly with my eating! Eight of us put siding on a house damaged by the May floods in TN. We also put insulation under the floors of that house. A ... Read more
Getting Back on Track!
Saturday, October 02, 2010      4 comments

Ok, I have been on vacation for two weeks, eating out most of the time and of course didn't do too well. The times we didn't eat out we were eating my SIL's wonderful cooking. Therefore, I gained 5 pounds! I did well eating yesterday but a ... Read more
Down and OUT!
Wednesday, September 08, 2010      3 comments

OK, I have completely quit watching what I am eating, quit exercising, everything~! I don't know what is up with me! I am now gaining weight instead of losing and I know exactly why. I will be leaving for almost 3 weeks vacation in 8 days which ... Read more
Cooler Weather-Hot Ideas
Friday, September 03, 2010      2 comments

Well, I did it again. I started the streaks of the 5 different things and it worked for a few days. I had a stomach bug for a few days and most of the things were out the window. So why continue with them? I am feeling better but really down ove... Read more
Fair Trade Coffee/Tea Music Gathering
Sunday, August 29, 2010      2 comments

OK, I did fairly well in that I still have some streaks going: no colas, 20 crunches, 10 minutes exercise, 8 glasses water on the fourth day. Afraid I messed up the dessert streak. My best friends birthday luncheon and her daughter asked I criti... Read more
Good Saturday
Saturday, August 28, 2010      1 comments

All streaks are still going; 10 glasses water, no desserts, 45 minutes cardio, no colas and 20 crunches. Actually I did not put staying in calorie range as a streak but I have done that for three days. These may not last tomorrow since I am goin... Read more
Another Day-What Next
Friday, August 27, 2010      0 comments

OK, doing good on second day of streaks. Did at least 8 glasses of water, no desserts, no colas, did 48 crunches, did 40 minutes lite cardio. So off to a good start, we will see how long these streaks go. Was proud that I passed some really... Read more
Setting Some Goals for STREAKS!
Thursday, August 26, 2010      1 comments

I am trying to find something to get me motivated back to exercise. I have lots of back pain from arthritis so use that as an excuse, time is short is an excuse, no energy left for exercise is another excuse. Maybe if I make some goals of short ... Read more
Off Again-
Tuesday, August 24, 2010      1 comments

Off again with the Roadrunner group from church (retired group). We went to Oak Ridge National Laboratory's American Museum of Atomic Energy. We ate at the Soup Kitchen with 8 types of soups to chose from. Did I chose wisely? NO! I chose a grati... Read more
What a Beautiful Day!
Monday, August 23, 2010      1 comments

A little cooler weather makes all the difference. It helps the mood, outlook for the week, and good reason to get outside. I am going to try to walk a little later if we finish inspecting the bee hives in time. I have stayed with healthy ea... Read more
Fun Day with DH and Friends
Sunday, August 22, 2010      5 comments

My DH and I went to Church and Sunday School this morning then went to a friends house. The four of us went out to eat at Cracker Barrel, and I was bad. After stuffing ourselves we went to see "Hello Dolly" at the local theater. Wow, it was good... Read more
Positives for Me This Week
Saturday, August 21, 2010      4 comments

I have read several peoples' positive blogs this week so decided to try my own. 1. I walked for the first time in 10 weeks. 2. I worked my diet for 3 days to get back on track before being derailed. 3. I worked with Red Cross Shelter fo... Read more
Open Day
Friday, August 20, 2010      3 comments

Isn't it funny how there seems to be so little time these days! I thought when I retired I would have time to do whatever I wanted. WELL, let me tell you folks there seems less time now that ever, in more ways than one. This is the first t... Read more

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