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Restaurant Eating
Sunday, February 13, 2011      2 comments

The statistics that show how many Americans eat out on a weekly basis is amazing except for the dollar menu at McDonalds eating home is cheaper and healthier. My sister and brother-in-law just got back from the Keys and while I would have enj... Read more
Wow It's Coming Up to Friday
Thursday, February 10, 2011      3 comments

Being retired I don't keep track of the days like I use to. It is amazing how full the days can be I certainly can't get everything in You'd think I'd have more time with having to deal with one arm so can't do as much as I'd like to but someho... Read more
Waiting For Spring
Wednesday, February 09, 2011      3 comments

What is about waiting for spring that makes me tired. Somehow winter seems like the longest month . While winter doesn't officially start till mid December to me it really starts the beginning of November when we go off day light savings time a... Read more
Super Bowl-Football Season Ends and March Madness Comes Soon
Monday, February 07, 2011      4 comments

Let's face it especially in winter it's so easy to find reasons why to eat. What's worst is when there are 2 other folk who are junk food junkies. Use to be the last great eat and drink in winter seem to be was New Years Day till St Paddy's ... Read more
Being Injured
Friday, February 04, 2011      4 comments

Those of you following football esp this year with the emphasis on injuries and prevention as well as cure and then the criticism of Bears quarterback not looking injured enough to lead his team to victory Being a retiree I am fortunately havi... Read more
February the Longest Month
Tuesday, February 01, 2011      2 comments

Years ago a columnist for the Richmond Times Dispatch wrote and was reprinted every February 1st how the month is actually the longest month. Weather is up and down and let's face it there is the definite let down after the holidays. Accordin... Read more
I'm Trying
Wednesday, January 12, 2011      5 comments

I didn't set any resolutions rather I followed a Spark article and set some reasonable goals . Unfortunately the exercise wasn't reached but I did start wearing my Christmas present of a pedometer But I've been really good with the water and wor... Read more
Donut Dilemma
Thursday, January 06, 2011      4 comments

Over the years with the battle of the bulge the one thing I've for the most part avoided is donuts. Too sickly sweet and can't have a donut without a cup of coffee and then I do feel it. Hubby who while he tries to be understanding re my fi... Read more
Scored 100 on Today's Trivia Questions
Tuesday, January 04, 2011      1 comments

For whatever reason my mind is filled with lots of what folks call trivia. Indeed somehow through fb I guess I get a daily trivia question. And like many I do enjoy watching Jeopardy. But as a teacher I had to deal with what's important facts... Read more
Started My Weight Loss Journey-Again.
Monday, January 03, 2011      5 comments

This year i was going to get there right Read the Spark article that I felt would help Printed out the calendar for January. Posted all prominently on the fridge where will guide me. Hate to say it 2 days into the 2011 and its tough. But then... Read more
New Years Day
Saturday, January 01, 2011      2 comments

January 1st - New years Day. One of those holidays which more and more have become unimportant with stores opened. As a kid I remember mom always had a formal dinner in the dining room-any excuse to use the family silver and cook a turkey. Poor ... Read more
Bit More Than 2 Hours Toward 2011
Friday, December 31, 2010      2 comments

What is it about New Years Eve than can make one reflective or make one kick up one's heels and party or just go to bed and put the covers over one's head. I remember one of my 1st New Years Eve as a kid so wanting to stay up till midnight ... Read more
A Magic Pill for Fitness
Wednesday, December 29, 2010      1 comments

Watching TV or reading magazines one would think they have a pill for everything. Why couldn't there be a pill that will give one the benefits without having to exercise. At least it would be nice if it would just help me get the energy up and t... Read more
Moving into 2011
Tuesday, December 28, 2010      3 comments

Only 4 days left of 2010 and I was suppose to be lighter than I was when the year started. But then again who would have seen what the year would bring. Little did I know hubby and I would have serious marriage problems, after almost 3 year... Read more
Weight Loss Philosophy
Friday, December 24, 2010      2 comments

Many may know hubby and I have taken in a boarder who has been going through some very serious times. One thing we have noticed is she has a serious weight problem and being a diabetic and other problems it certainly is effecting her. Ron and ... Read more

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