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  • Wedding weekend

    9/26/2020 10:09:42 AM, by GEORGE815

    Great time was had by all. Bride was special with memorized speech at the altar. Very moving.... Read more

  • 9/26/2020

    9/26/2020 9:32:11 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    I did my 1.317 mile jog this morning. I went from 41.17 in my Bmi to 41.03 in my bmi. I learned in the mornings is when the bmi and weighing is the most accurate. it wasn't my turn to weigh yet just check my bmi. in my jeans I keep having to pull them up. I need to lose a bit more to fit comfor... Read more

  • 9/25/2020

    9/25/2020 9:28:54 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    finished my 1. 3 mile jogging ate a nice breakfast of scrambled egg and turkey sausage and a banana. getting ready to work my new job. I had to leave the other company I was with because as a minister and a believer I could not support what they were choosing to sell. once they added it to th... Read more

  • Golf

    9/25/2020 8:42:54 AM, by GEORGE815

    Hope to play golf today with my 2 nephews. One is getting married tonight. Hope it goes well.... Read more

  • Do You Know The Recipe For Potato Chip Cookies?

    9/24/2020 11:54:05 PM, by ON_A_DIET

    Hello Sparkpeople, Years ago, I had a recipe for potato chip cookies. I made the recipe twice and totally loved the cookies. Well, I placed the recipe away so as not to lose. Now I cannot find the recipe! I did not memorize the recipe either. I have searched online everywhere. No... Read more

  • 9/24/20

    9/24/2020 4:06:53 PM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    started my morning early with a 7 trip uphill and downhill thru my field. after breakfast we went to do errands I couldn't track my steps I'm out of phone minuets and the wifi was out of range will be glad when I can get minuets again. ate lunch and worked my company reviewer job. then aft... Read more

  • Leaving town

    9/24/2020 9:26:47 AM, by GEORGE815

    Going to the wedding event soon. Going to set up before the rehearsal dinner. Should be fun in this Covid time.... Read more

  • Day Nine

    9/23/2020 3:50:07 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    Ran yesterday for Day 8 but didn't have a chance to get online to update my blog. Ran again today. Each day is easier and easier. I just wish that I didn't need to use the restroom or I could go much further. Older DD has been bitten by the quilting bug. She has been working on a couple qui... Read more

  • 9/23/2020

    9/23/2020 11:58:29 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    slipped into a size 16/18 1 x in tops and a size 18 in Jeans. gaining muscle and losing inches. down in size.the 3.96 mile walks is helping me on my weight loss. pm run in 40 minuets . we have to leave earlier today to get a new tv ours went out. then on to church... Read more

  • Traveling

    9/23/2020 7:37:28 AM, by GEORGE815

    Well try to keep in touch. On my way to my nephew's wedding. I did attend his brother's wedding a few years ago, and they have a 2 year old son. It will be nice seeing my sister's famiy.... Read more

  • Sparkpeople community

    9/22/2020 7:55:17 PM, by GEORGE815

    A great lady is having some difficulty with her liver. She is bordering Stage 4 and Stage 5. As you may know, Stage 5 results in dialysis. Hope we can all rise and give her our best wishes during this tumultuous time. Would include her name but I respect her privacy. Thanks... Read more

  • Blood sugar readings

    9/22/2020 7:52:31 PM, by GEORGE815

    Great reading this morning. Very happy at the result considering all the possibilities.... Read more

  • 9/22/2020

    9/22/2020 8:13:33 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    due to the rain I had to do my back up work out jogging on my wii fit plus. I will get my 2 miles in. did my first 1 mile run this morning. mid afternoon will be my next one. working on drinking more water and eat better in my choices... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/21/2020 5:29:48 PM, by GEORGE815

    213... Read more

  • 9/21/2020

    9/21/2020 9:38:37 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    got a new wardrobe Saturday minus the Jeans. I'm in the last plus size. regular size is my next aim. this morning for my am work out 7 trips uphill and downhill thru the field. 2,154 steps... Read more

  • Dinner

    9/20/2020 4:52:41 PM, by GEORGE815

    Sons coming for Sunday dinner with their families.... Read more

  • Retirement party

    9/19/2020 11:57:42 PM, by GEORGE815

    Was invited to a retirement party tonight. I am glad I went. It was great getting caught up with many people.... Read more

  • 9/19/2020

    9/19/2020 3:22:17 PM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    Today our walking was a community yard sale. we did our walking there 1.98 miles. between the thrift store yesterday and the yard sale today minus the size 1 x jeans. as far as tops/ blouses and dresses I am covered in my new size. I hit the jackpot on clothes in my new size. nice clothes that I ... Read more

  • Blood sugar readings

    9/18/2020 7:29:44 PM, by GEORGE815

    Watching carbs today. Even had a cauliflower crust pizza for lunch... Read more

  • Day Seven

    9/18/2020 3:16:11 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    Yesterday I took the day off from walking and running. I was so darn tired because not only was the owl back hooting all night long but the coyotes were out having a party in the woods somewhere. Goodness coyotes are noisy. The rest of the I was dragging and actually fell asleep in my chair after... Read more

  • 9/18/2020

    9/18/2020 12:50:01 PM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    this day in 1990 at the age of 15 years old my biological father died. I was in my 3rd period biology class when my mom asked to talk to my teacher first and then to me. that is when she shared my father died. but I reacted much differently a since of relief that my mom and I didn' t have to take h... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/17/2020 7:00:21 PM, by GEORGE815

    213... Read more

  • 9/17/2020

    9/17/2020 9:52:25 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    dropped back to my 1 mile run. tried 2 mile run yesterday a bit to soon had a cramp most of the day. also need to up potassium it was low. so I had an orange with my breakfast. in town will buy some bananas. I went from 41.92 on my bmi to 40.85.... Read more

  • Cars

    9/16/2020 8:14:50 PM, by GEORGE815

    Took car in for repairs. Technician buffed out my headlights which had developed a film. They look so much better. My wife helped me dropped the car off. We dropped by and got her car winterized. Trying to get ready for winter.... Read more

  • Day Six (to the bulldozer!)

    9/16/2020 12:18:45 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    Well actually I was heading for the bulldozer which is just past my neighbors driveway but instead went even further to the next neighbor's driveway with is 2 more lots down. So, even though I told DH I wasn't having as much fun today I did run much further than expected and I recovered by the time... Read more

  • 9/16/2020

    9/16/2020 9:04:36 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    wohoo! finially lost 3 pounds. my bmi is down 40.92. Jogged 2 miles burned 202 calories my walking will be all over town my husband wants me to take my step counter. be praying for me this evening at 7pm. I am scheduled to share my story at church tonight. It is going to teach them... Read more

  • Water

    9/15/2020 9:18:57 PM, by GEORGE815

    Fully hydrated... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/15/2020 9:18:30 PM, by GEORGE815

    48... Read more

  • Day Five

    9/15/2020 12:37:10 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    Man was it cold last night. Got down to 43 overnight and even though I closed most of the windows in the house it was cold when I got up. Still kinda cool in the house and it's noon already. I hate to close up the house totally, especially since tomorrow is suppose to get up to 78 (weird stuff we... Read more

  • 9/15/2020

    9/15/2020 8:19:55 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    sadly my bmi decided to remain the same 41.06. I have been curbing my eating burning off calories on everything I eat. I do a morning run everyday 2 6 trip walks uphill and downhill thru my field. not sure why my bmi wants to keep the same today as yesterday. I am still gaining muscle. tomorrow bu... Read more

  • Water

    9/14/2020 7:20:36 PM, by GEORGE815

    Fully hydrated... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/14/2020 7:20:10 PM, by GEORGE815

    104... Read more

  • Weather

    9/14/2020 7:19:34 PM, by GEORGE815

    Hot and sunny today... Read more

  • Day Four

    9/14/2020 10:40:21 AM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    This morning I ran passed my neighbors drive and almost to the For Sale sign further down the road. It will be my goal for tomorrow or the next day. I also recovered from my running quicker which made me happy. That first day was kinda scary since I had such a hard time recovering and catching my... Read more

  • 9/14/2020

    9/14/2020 8:34:45 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    this morning took a jog for 10 minuets. I lost more weight in my BMI. still in obese range but a lower number than before. mid morning my walking will be in the errands we are doing and then this evening 6 trips thru my field up and downhill. I haven't gone down in pounds actually gained but the ... Read more

  • Yardwork

    9/13/2020 8:12:57 PM, by GEORGE815

    Been pretty steady trying to get the lawn to grow again. Put down some soil on top of the seeds. The lawn has been able to hold water as the aeration took place yesterday. I think we have a chance.... Read more

  • Water

    9/13/2020 8:11:33 PM, by GEORGE815

    Fully hydrated... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/13/2020 8:11:07 PM, by GEORGE815

    48... Read more

  • Day Three

    9/13/2020 5:48:35 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    My last blog entry was Feb 28th. Wow, lots has happened since then that’s for sure. Schools closed the Friday before my 62nd birthday. I still continued to get paid which was nice and it was a nice lead-in to my actual retirement at the end of the school year in June, so I am officially retir... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/12/2020 7:28:30 PM, by GEORGE815

    309... Read more

  • Diabetes

    9/12/2020 7:28:02 PM, by GEORGE815

    Today is our annual Tour de Cure fund raiser. It was virtual this time due to the pandemic.. Maybe this year is like other charities, but donations are down 50%.... Read more

  • Blood sugar readings

    9/12/2020 7:25:01 PM, by GEORGE815

    Good reading this morning.... Read more

  • 9/12/2020

    9/12/2020 8:38:56 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    I started out by eating a healthy breakfast. waiting an hour to work out on the wii fit plus to get an accurate reading for my weight and bmi. I downloaded a step counter to track my steps and how far I walk . it will show me the distance as well. working on upping my fiber, lower my proteins, an... Read more

  • Weather

    9/11/2020 9:56:20 PM, by GEORGE815

    Sunny day... Read more

  • Water

    9/11/2020 9:56:01 PM, by GEORGE815

    Fully hydrated... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/11/2020 9:55:41 PM, by GEORGE815

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  • 9/11/2020

    9/11/2020 8:58:46 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    this morning after breakfast a half hour after I did my morning run. I went down 0.11 on my Bmi. this afternoon will be doing walking at the downtown square in Branson Mo and swing bye Harrison as well. I will also be doing an evening walk 5 trips thru our field up and down hill. didn't weig... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/10/2020 7:25:15 PM, by GEORGE815

    104... Read more

  • Water

    9/10/2020 7:24:50 PM, by GEORGE815

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  • Weather

    9/10/2020 7:24:25 PM, by GEORGE815

    Temps bounced back. It was also dry today.... Read more

  • 9/10/20

    9/10/2020 8:55:25 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    began my morning run didn't get as far but burned a lot more calories. gained muscle so I am not to worried about the reading I am getting down a size in clothes. they don't take into account gaining muscle... Read more

  • Weather

    9/9/2020 5:52:40 PM, by GEORGE815

    Colder day but not snowing. What a break.... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/9/2020 5:52:03 PM, by GEORGE815

    213... Read more

  • Blood sugar readings

    9/9/2020 5:51:28 PM, by GEORGE815

    Good reading. Ate some granola with my yogurt for dessert with dinner. Thought it would tip the scales against me.... Read more

  • 9/9/2020

    9/9/2020 8:26:37 AM, by PRINCESSKAYTEE

    I began a 1 mile run 10 minuets and I made it. I also finished my breakfast. will be doing more walking later today as well. I am starting to gain muscle from my walking my arms are less flabby . my legs need some work but I just keep going with walking/ running... Read more

  • Weather

    9/8/2020 8:54:23 PM, by GEORGE815

    Son called that he was in an accident. He did get a drive from a friend. Left his car close to his work. He didn't get far today.... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/8/2020 8:53:14 PM, by GEORGE815

    213... Read more

  • Weather

    9/8/2020 8:52:39 PM, by GEORGE815

    Over a 50 degree swing from yesterday to today. What a day.... Read more

  • Weather

    9/7/2020 6:28:52 PM, by GEORGE815

    Very warm today. Suppose to drop over 50 degrees tomorrow. Very scary.... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/7/2020 6:28:04 PM, by GEORGE815

    652... Read more

  • Grandkids

    9/7/2020 6:26:32 PM, by GEORGE815

    Watched a Disney movie. Grandkids loved it. Grandson could not stay in his bad, and climbed into our bed. He sure moved around like a sundial.... Read more

  • Time For A Change...

    9/7/2020 5:59:20 PM, by ON_A_DIET

    I have been doing quite good with the Slim Fast diet. I was having to suck it in when wearing 16 petites. Now my 14 petites are falling off. I needed some boost to my self-esteem. So, I went shopping on poshmark.com . Kind-of like a classy online thrift store. I found 5 wind ... Read more

  • Grandkids

    9/6/2020 8:45:50 PM, by GEORGE815

    Grandkids came over to spend the night. Wife made meals for lunch and dinner for them. They just got bathed. I will see if they want to go for a walk before bedtime.... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/6/2020 8:44:51 PM, by GEORGE815

    67... Read more

  • Son

    9/6/2020 8:44:24 PM, by GEORGE815

    Proud of my son last night. Without prompting and without boasting, he made dinner for us in the wok. We had stir fry. It was great sharing a meal with him and his girlfriend.... Read more

  • Here I am in all my ....

    9/5/2020 7:16:59 PM, by BARCLE

    47 years of glory lol. Fresh photo of me in a top I've just fitted into - loving the bright colour too Have had a rest week from walking as I adjust to working two jobs (basically full time now) so looking forward to getting out for a walk later today. Have a great weekend ever... Read more

  • Son

    9/5/2020 7:03:06 PM, by GEORGE815

    Coming over tonight with his girlfriend for dinner. We are going to have stir fry. Should be interesting.... Read more

  • Weather

    9/5/2020 7:02:12 PM, by GEORGE815

    Very warm today. High 90's. Wednesday and Thursday might be 40 degrees cooler. Can it be possible?... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/5/2020 7:01:20 PM, by GEORGE815

    213... Read more

  • Water

    9/4/2020 7:15:30 PM, by GEORGE815

    Fully hydrated... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/4/2020 7:14:51 PM, by GEORGE815

    213... Read more

  • Blood sugar readings

    9/4/2020 7:13:52 PM, by GEORGE815

    Good reading today. Had a smart dinner last night.... Read more

  • Lawn care

    9/3/2020 8:33:00 PM, by GEORGE815

    Can't wait for aeration do be done. Need to wait another week. There was an opening soon, but we will have mid 90 degree weather. We haven't had rain in quite awhile.... Read more

  • Kitchen remodeling

    9/3/2020 8:31:06 PM, by GEORGE815

    Picked up some pamphlets from the local hardware box store. Kind of overwhelming to pick out shelving, hardware, counters, and the like.... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/3/2020 8:28:59 PM, by GEORGE815

    213... Read more

  • Weather

    9/2/2020 6:03:43 PM, by GEORGE815

    Nice day. Very sunny. Got so warm it got too warm inside. Hope to chase the heat with fans rather than using A/C.... Read more

  • Grandkids

    9/2/2020 6:02:22 PM, by GEORGE815

    Grandkids came over for a visit. Basketball pump did not work to inflate for grandson. Did have another pump to add air to it. Couldn't get it to work for grand daughter's bicycle.... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/2/2020 6:00:35 PM, by GEORGE815

    213... Read more

  • Water

    9/1/2020 7:13:01 PM, by GEORGE815

    Fully hydrated... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    9/1/2020 7:12:31 PM, by GEORGE815

    376... Read more

  • Blood sugar readings

    9/1/2020 7:11:34 PM, by GEORGE815

    Good reading this morning. Kind of getting the hang of it.... Read more

  • Weather

    8/31/2020 7:37:42 PM, by GEORGE815

    Welcome cooler day today... Read more

  • Water

    8/31/2020 7:37:02 PM, by GEORGE815

    Fully hydrated... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    8/31/2020 7:36:32 PM, by GEORGE815

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  • 20209 emoticon for how you feel today

    8/30/2020 6:04:23 PM, by GEORGE815

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  • Blood sugar readings

    8/30/2020 6:03:37 PM, by GEORGE815

    Consistent great reading this morning. Glad the diet sacrifices are showing up with improved readings lately.... Read more

  • Sunday Gremlins and Goblins

    8/30/2020 6:02:28 PM, by GEORGE815

    Couldn't access Sparkpeople this morning for over 2 hours. Wonder what the glitch was that got fixed?... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    8/29/2020 8:33:12 PM, by GEORGE815

    213... Read more

  • Water

    8/29/2020 8:32:26 PM, by GEORGE815

    Fully hydrated... Read more

  • Grandkids

    8/29/2020 8:31:24 PM, by GEORGE815

    Both were a lot of fun. Grandson woke during the night and slept in our bed. He was very fidgety and made it a little challenging getting a good night sleep.... Read more

  • Grandkids

    8/28/2020 5:57:51 PM, by GEORGE815

    Grandkids came over and will spend the night. They are both very active.... Read more

  • 2020 emoticon for how you feel today

    8/28/2020 5:57:09 PM, by GEORGE815

    198... Read more

  • Blood sugar readings

    8/28/2020 5:56:36 PM, by GEORGE815

    Good reading today. It was very hot yesterday and especially when I went to bed. Must have been the heat which got me in a down cycle.... Read more