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Standing still for the time being...
Sunday, June 05, 2016      3 comments

Usually I say I'm chugging along but as of Friday that's kind of hard to do. I was in a car accident that morning and made it through thanks to the seatbelt, the Air bags and God. One broken bone and a sprained wrist plus lots of bumps and bruis... Read more
We're on the mend
Saturday, October 19, 2013      4 comments

Hello all, Just when everything was working pretty decently my husband said I'm winded on occasion climbing steps. I told him see the doctor. He did. 1 stress test and the start of a cardiac cath. later he just had double bypass Thursday mo... Read more
Back in the saddle again
Friday, April 05, 2013      5 comments

Crawled back up on the horse yesterday. Today is doing even better. Still a bit of a hassle eating but walking is getting better. Later today I will start walking for duration and distance again. Thank you to all who have checked in with al... Read more
Just a little update
Monday, April 01, 2013      7 comments

Do not want to panic anyone. I usually chime in on our friend feed but you may have noticed I was quiet. I was in the hospital for the last 4 days for emergency gallbladder surgery. It was a very necessary evil and did set me back a bit. I ... Read more
Disconnected my Fitbit from Spark People
Thursday, January 10, 2013      7 comments

I have come to the conclusion that I do like my Fitbit Zip as a pedometer but.... I finally disconnected the fitbit from syncing with my workouts because it wasn't showing a true picture of my aerobic stepping versus just walking period. I ... Read more
American Music Abroad
Thursday, June 28, 2012      6 comments

Last night we heard 103 very talented young musicians come together to play their first concert as part of the American Music Abroad program. For 2 hours they played and sang a variety of music. The amazing thing is they had only been an ensembl... Read more
Grand Teton Update - Memorial Day 2012
Monday, May 28, 2012      4 comments

First off let's take a moment to say thank you to all our military for their sacrifices. They have done a remarkable task of keeping up safe and free. HUZZAH to them! Now, I have been remiss in showing my progress to Grand Teton. I kinda su... Read more
Alright - Who's eating matzo with me?
Saturday, April 07, 2012      5 comments

Good Pesach to all! It's that time of year when we clean the house of all leavened food/ingredients and spend 8 days eating matzo in commemoration of our forefathers fleeing Egypt. (The 10 Commandments is on TV tonight check it out if you'r... Read more
Update on walk to Grand Teton
Monday, March 12, 2012      2 comments

Hello everyone, Just wanted to let you all know I walked my first virtual 5K yesterday with my husband in the Lehigh Gorge State Park. That helped my walk to Grand Teton National Park get a little further along. I now have 85.41 miles in wi... Read more
Grand Teton Update
Sunday, March 04, 2012      4 comments

Did just over 10 miles this week with a head cold so its 68.54 done with 2006.99 to go. Incidentally my husband and I walked yesterday in our closest National Park Unit - Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site.... Read more
Chugging along to Grand Teton National Park
Sunday, February 26, 2012      2 comments

Hello all, Just wanted to give you all an update. Several people are walking all over the place virtually. Thank you to Tanya for starting this in several groups we belong to! There is even an official spark team for it: Where are YOU walki... Read more
Thank you friends
Sunday, February 12, 2012      4 comments

We received the phone call this afternoon. She passed away this morning without ever regaining consciousness. Its a blessing. Hopefully when everyone is at the funeral they will remember all the good times. Thank you kindly everyone.... Read more
Friend update
Sunday, February 12, 2012      3 comments

We received a phone call late last night. Our friend is still with us but in very bad shape. There is swelling in the cranium and the blood pressure is dropping. Even if she pulls through the prognosis is not good. I feel so bad for everyone who... Read more
Please say a prayer
Saturday, February 11, 2012      11 comments

My husband just received a phone call about a former coworker. She fell yesterday and fractured her skull. They rushed her to the hospital. While she was in emergency she was brain dead. After they operated things were better but she is in criti... Read more
I danced
Tuesday, November 08, 2011      3 comments

My husband and I celebrated our wedding anniversary about 6 months late. But we did it with style. He booked a long weekend at the resort where we spent our honeymoon including a suite and a very fancy dinner Sunday night. We spent Sunday evenin... Read more

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