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Laptop quilt done.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013      13 comments

Today I am thankful because I thought it was Thursday and it is only Wed! That gives me two more days of quilting! I finished my Christmas Fairy lap quilt top. Of course it still needs to be quilted but I love the way it looks. I'll try ... Read more
Another quilt day
Tuesday, October 22, 2013      11 comments

Another quilt day. My Christmas Fairy quilt is turning out to be very cute. I think I will be pleased with it. The teacher has also shown us how to do fabric origami for a Wallhanging. I may do some for Christmas gifts. Today I ... Read more
Quilt day
Monday, October 21, 2013      11 comments

Today I spent the day quilting. It was supposed to be easy but I changed it up and caused myself problems! LOL But, the teacher agreed it would look better than the original so I guess I will continue with what I am doing. DH did some err... Read more
Getting more done
Sunday, October 20, 2013      9 comments

Today I am grateful that my arthritis isn’t hurting, that my DH got the plumbing in the kitchen run and that I got more of my to do list done! Tomorrow I have quilt class. I’m excited about that. I am gathering what I want to take to my so... Read more
Got a lot done today
Saturday, October 19, 2013      12 comments

Today I read a Spark People article on gratitude. Although I believe I am a half full kind of girl by nature there are times I do not practice being grateful. So, I think for the rest of the month I will write 3-5 things I am grateful for as s... Read more
Pumpkin Palooza
Saturday, October 12, 2013      15 comments

Today I volunteered at the Hobart Pumpkin Palooza. I worked with vendors in the morning and then took my baked goods to the bake off. It is always fun to see the food and it puts me in the mood for fall. I made Mini Oreo Cheesecakes. I ... Read more
Weigh in
Wednesday, September 04, 2013      11 comments

Today I weighed in after being on the road for a week. I was pleased with myself for staying on track. I had no computer access and had to guess at the calories. I made good choices and wrote down what I ate. When I logged it in I found I ha... Read more
Weigh in
Sunday, August 25, 2013      14 comments

Week 6. This week I stayed closer to my 1200 calorie range. I lost 2.8! That makes 18.8. Not bad. I'm excited about the loss. I am happy that I am counting my days. I just wake up and EXPECT to be on track. I don't let myself make ex... Read more
They lived happily ever after
Friday, August 23, 2013      11 comments

As the days of indecision wore on it became clear that the young girl loved the Marine from Virginia but I bet you guessed that. He asked her to marry him right away. She decided to do so. She found that for him to be able to come out to ... Read more
Once upon a time
Thursday, August 22, 2013      14 comments

This is a true story with a moral at the end Once upon a time there was a young girl and a handsome Marine. The young girl liked to roller skate and went every weekend. The year was 1969. But, one day she was bored with her old roller ri... Read more
Negative self image
Tuesday, August 20, 2013      13 comments

Today I was minding my own business. Happy that I had lost 16 pounds in the past five weeks, when I happened upon the store window front. All of a sudden all the positives went out the window and I felt down. I felt like what good did 16 ... Read more
Weigh in
Sunday, August 18, 2013      18 comments

I weighed in today. Another pound down. That makes 16 since I started about 5 weeks ago. I think I need to stay closer to the lower end of my calories. I was doing that except this week with stress eating. I am focusing on 1200 calories ... Read more
Stressful week
Friday, August 16, 2013      8 comments

It has been a week of stress for me. I ate within my range but always close to the top. It will be interesting to see how I do on weigh in Sunday.... Read more
Thursday, August 15, 2013      12 comments

Well, as I sit here with 300 calories left for dinner I was reflecting on my day. I am trying to stay within calorie range and am doing very well. But, today I WANTED fried food and breads. I had a bagel for breakfast. I can't eat half b... Read more
Weigh in day
Sunday, August 11, 2013      17 comments

Well, I have weighed again. I'm having a hard time believing the scale. It says I lost 3.6 pounds. I tend to wonder if part of it is water so I will say for now that I lost 2 pounds. I will count it all if it is still off next weigh in! ... Read more

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