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Fit, Firm and Focus - Day 10
Saturday, October 04, 2014      3 comments

Grandson's first birthday party next week. I mail-ordered a dress and took a chance on the size down. It fits and I would be able to lift the Little Guy up in it cos there's a fair bit of stretch.....but it's a close fit. There is time to ... Read more
Fit, Firm and Focus - Day 9
Friday, October 03, 2014      2 comments

My planned schedule has been interrupted for a few days because of volume of work. I've managed short bouts of exercise on a couple of days but mostly spent spare time mentally and physically washed out. Luckily, there has been no weight ga... Read more
Fit, Firm and Focus - Day 8
Sunday, September 28, 2014      1 comments

Review and goal-set! Got rid of the regained lb. Aim - get rid of another of the pesky things. Fit#Day 8 - a Jessica Smith walk - Abs walk. This will complement the useful video link on SP main page today to.... Firm~Day 8 - Coach... Read more
Fit, Firm and Focus - Day 7
Friday, September 26, 2014      4 comments

Confession time - School work was valuable work BUT The big travelly bit yesterday was a flight up to Glasgow to see Ryan Adams and the Cardinals. We flew back on the 6.30 this morning. Great gig btw. He's in good shape! Now, whether i... Read more
Fit, Firm and Focus - Day 6
Thursday, September 25, 2014      2 comments

A working in schools and travelly day. I'm going to try for my big 3 but will have to update later. Many pardons!... Read more
Fit, Firm and Focus - Day 5
Wednesday, September 24, 2014      2 comments

Oh, the Gremlins were out in force this morning! Externally - there were a stack of irritations. The washer had expired overnight with a batch of white towels inside. The car has clearly got a slow puncture. These things are going to cost ... Read more
Fit, Firm and Focus - Day 4
Tuesday, September 23, 2014      0 comments

Well, the extra pound was still there this morning. Sneaky, sneaky. It fired me up enough to get my exercise done first thing. 12 hours, a working day and a clean oven later, I'm feeling the effects now. I WANT TO EAT GINGER OATIES! H... Read more
Fit, Firm and Focus - Day 3
Monday, September 22, 2014      3 comments

Hmm - something I am telling myself is a temporary glitch happened today...an unexplained 'up' on the scales. At least I thought it was unexplained and then I ran my mind over what I had eaten over the weekend and was scrupulously honest about h... Read more
Fit, Firm and Focus - day 2
Sunday, September 21, 2014      1 comments

Well, here we are at day 2. Feeling very determined and patient because I just lost an entire blog entry to something weird that timed out my almost-complete entry. So, I'll be brief... Fit #Day 2 - 30 mins Dance walk. 'Dance like n... Read more
Fit, Firm and Focus - Day 1
Saturday, September 20, 2014      1 comments

Well, I've been back with SP for almost a month and, with the help of my lovely friends, teams and the SP resources, I'm making progress. The weight is edging down and I'm feeling more energetic. Good work, you say - and true, I AM doing well! ... Read more
Moving on...
Monday, January 09, 2012      8 comments

My Dear Mom passed away peacefully on Christmas Eve. She had entered the final stages of dementia and had lost her remaining functions throughout the last couple of months of 2011. She received wonderful nursing care and we were in the position ... Read more
I know I'm getting old but...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011      8 comments

What do 16-17yr olds (They were driving) get out of yelling rude and derogatory comments out their car window at a modestly dressed, ordinary looking 60 yr old woman, and hassling her by following her down the street. Their little iphones were o... Read more
Either you run the day...
Monday, May 23, 2011      4 comments

'Either you run the day, or the day runs you.' (Jim Rohn) This was on the cover of my Special Ed mag, together with 'Even if you fall on your face, you're still moving forward.' (Victor Kiam) As it's taken considerable cherished cash t... Read more
Like a little homing pigeon....
Tuesday, April 12, 2011      4 comments

.....back to the security of the nest. Uncool things have been happening and I've needed my mental and physical energy to keep the wings beating and to keep things stable for the family and for myself. I knew I ate when I was bored. I... Read more
Let's start at the very beginning..
Thursday, January 27, 2011      2 comments

...a very good place to start... And it began with me pulling a bag of 'vintage' clothing I'd worn as a student, when I was dating my DH and as a young Mom. I'd kept the clothes because they had positive memories but I felt ready to pass so... Read more

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