SP Premium
WATERMELLEN
150,000-199,999 SparkPoints 168,212
SparkPoints
 

WATERMELLEN's Blogs

Muddy Dog!!
Wednesday, February 24, 2021      31 comments

Yesterday it was quite mild and we were out and about exploring on Prince Edward Island, trying to get a sense of how far it is to various golf course options well in advance of the spring. Henry was happy to get into the car and explore w... Read more
Patience: Shout Out to 1CRAZYDOG!
Tuesday, February 23, 2021      29 comments

I really enjoy 1CRAZYDOG's daily quotations, posted on Sparkie friend pages . . . always something to think about!! This one really caught my attention yesterday: "Be patient. Impatience is only a manifestation of living in the future.... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Polishing the Silver
Monday, February 22, 2021      43 comments

www.sparkpeople.com/mypa
ge_public_journal_individu
al.asp?blog_id=6735038 I've been thinking about many aspects of that Barbara Stegemann book, The 7 Virtues of a Philosopher Queen, which I was blogging about as we d... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Henry Walks
Sunday, February 21, 2021      39 comments

Yes, Henry is very much enjoying his newly expanded sense of the world since we've been able to resume walks after our quarantine was completed February 19. There are two nice walks available right from the end of our driveway -- to the sou... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Grounding Background . . .
Saturday, February 20, 2021      46 comments

www.sparkpeople.com/mypa
ge_public_journal_individu
al.asp?blog_id=6738133 I've been reflecting about that "grounded" blog from a few days ago, and in particular a couple of people who commented that my synopsis of an... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Today's the Day!!
Friday, February 19, 2021      50 comments

That's what we're telling Henry!! We completed our 14 day quarantine at midnight . . and as soon as it's light, a nice long Henry walk is at the top of the agenda. He has been such a good dog throughout all the upheaval of moving. ... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Feeling Grounded in the Present!
Thursday, February 18, 2021      28 comments

www.youtube.com/watch?v=
2kpEKvMnQzw&feature=youtu.be If you have the time and the inclination, and you're interested in feeling grounded in the present moment (would that be useful? during a pandemic?) you might enjoy ... Read more
Back to Exercise!!
Wednesday, February 17, 2021      28 comments

Both DH and I decided independently and spontaneously this morning that today was the day to resume our regular exercise routines. We have been getting our workouts for some weeks with all the packing and moving around boxes and moving around f... Read more
And the winners (in "first visitors" category) were . . .
Tuesday, February 16, 2021      36 comments

tied, chickadees AND goldfinches!! Within a half hour of getting those feeders in place!! The chickadees so dapper and friendly. And the male goldfinches' feathers already beginning to return to the bright yellow of their summer pluma... Read more
Bird Feeders UP!!
Monday, February 15, 2021      30 comments

What a lot of work to organize my bird feeders!! The garden shed was stuffed full of boxes along with other items (snow blower, lawn mower, wheel barrow, rakes and shovels and all of that) by our movers. And so I began by unpacking... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Valentine's Day!!
Sunday, February 14, 2021      41 comments

emoticon www.youtube.com/watch?v=
FfHAs9cdTqg Don't you just love Valentine's Day? ... Read more
The Art of Moving!!
Saturday, February 13, 2021      25 comments

I just lost my blog -- my second blog. My first blog effort was a brief experiment based upon advice from a dear Sparkie friend that pictures on this site really ARE uploading, they just appear not to be. So: I first tried uploading the mo... Read more
And there was more rejoicing over the one lost . . . .
Friday, February 12, 2021      29 comments

TV remote!! Which yes yes yes, is now found, by DH, in an (unlabelled) box. Much rejoicing. Amazing grace. But when he tried to get our TV working and called our new provider (our former provider does not serve this area) he was told: ... Read more
Thanks for your understanding comments . . .
Thursday, February 11, 2021      32 comments

About those pictures of the new house that won't upload. And others are having problems too, maybe due to SparkPeople limitations. Yup, tried again this morning: figured maybe EARLY when there's less traffic on the site? But no dice.... Read more
Gaaahhhhhh!!
Wednesday, February 10, 2021      34 comments

As many faithful Sparkie friends know, I rarely post personal pictures -- but because this move has been such a big project in our lives, I have taken and was trying to post a few pics of the new house!! And I'm so sorry . . . but I'm abs... Read more

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 Last Page »