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A life changed by dementia
Saturday, June 29, 2013      3 comments

My aunt was diagnosed with dementia two and a half years ago. But before that I was traveling at least three times a week up to her home after work to check on her. She lived an hour away from me. When I was checking in on her, I found out ... Read more
Wednesday, June 20, 2012      7 comments

I see that Sparks has been making some changes. l think that is great, but the one change they made is not so great. There used to be a place where one could journal and only that person could see it. Now that option has been taken away. Tha... Read more
Pity Post
Monday, April 30, 2012      6 comments

It seems that when I have blogged in the past they have been some what negative. Well, this one is going to be like the others, sorry!!! I am disgusted with myself that I let my weight get away from me. I KNOW, I have to exercise more dil... Read more
Monday, October 31, 2011      6 comments

Why is this happening??? I am tired of being a statistic. I know that I am not alone in being a statistic, but I just don't want to be one anymore. Besides, I thought I was finished being one!! I have been waiting for my life to take a b... Read more
Summer 5% Challenge pre challenge assignment
Friday, July 08, 2011      3 comments

The summer challenge is here and I am trying to psych myself up for it. I did the spring one and as excited as I was join, I guess my heart wasn't into it. I need to fix that. I have to do this for me!!! I want to look better and feel ... Read more
End of week 1 of 5% Challenge
Friday, May 13, 2011      5 comments

I don't know who to break up with, the Wii or my scale!! I wish they would get together and tell me the same information. I guess I will continue to be entertained by them and their interesting numbers. I went to work today and was doin... Read more
Day 6 of 5% Challenge plus other stuff
Thursday, May 12, 2011      2 comments

I did not like the scale again today!! At least the Wii was my friend. I know that the scale will not be my friend tomorrow at all. Unfortunately it will not be the scales fault but my own. I made the mistake of getting the Pillsbury Sweet Mo... Read more
Day 5 of 5% Challenge
Wednesday, May 11, 2011      1 comments

The scale must have read my blog and got a little scared that its time was up. It was nicer to me this morning than yesterday morning. It was actually lower today!! Even the Wii was nice to me today!! Something must be up!! My exercise ... Read more
Day 4 of 5% Challenge
Tuesday, May 10, 2011      2 comments

Yesterday's blog left off with me saying I was going to do my boot camp video. I was all set to do it, I went to to page and...I couldn't get the video to load. I was very frustrated!!! I tried a couple of times and finally said forget it, I'... Read more
Day 3 of 5% Challenge
Monday, May 09, 2011      1 comments

I don't know what is going on with my weight!! I get on the scale everyday because of the Wii. I need to know what my clothes weigh and the only way to know that is to know what I weigh without them. So, with that being said, I don't know if m... Read more
Spring Challenge day 2
Sunday, May 08, 2011      2 comments

Today was the second day of the 5% spring challenge. I went to a brunch for Mother's day, went to work, and came home exhausted. I did do my Wii exercise this morning before the brunch. That is my plan from now on. After standing for four h... Read more
Creating a new habit...
Saturday, May 07, 2011      5 comments

Most people think is it easy to start a habit. Just pick something and start doing it. Okay, great, but how does one find the motivation to keep doing it? This is where my trouble lies. I say that my new habit is going to be to exercise ever... Read more
Spring 5% Challenge Goals
Tuesday, May 03, 2011      1 comments

I have decided to try and lose 5% of my body weight in the coming 8 weeks. At first it seemed like an unattainable goal. 5% that is a lot of weight. I haven't been doing anything for months, though I have maintained what I have lost. Then I f... Read more
Old Friends; Ben and Jerry
Thursday, February 24, 2011      2 comments

Two old friends came to visit me tonight. I thought they would stay for only a little while, but they were here longer than I thought. The visit started out rather nice. They were smooth talkers those two. Before I knew it, they were were ha... Read more
Just got the official letter
Saturday, June 26, 2010      5 comments

that I did not get the job that I interviewed for on Wednesday. I really think I am done with teaching. You know how sometimes you do something and right after you do it, it just feels wrong. That is what happened in February right ... Read more

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