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I'm finally back!
Monday, March 06, 2017      10 comments

I don't know why I quit sparkpeople. I just skipped 1 day, then 2 days, now it's been 1 1/2 years. I've known I needed to get back on track, but I just didn't want to. Isn't that awful? But, I'm honest, and I'm sure I'm not alone. Anyway, I... Read more
My Special Project to Build Wonderful Memories
Monday, January 12, 2015      17 comments

I have been wanting to share a special project that I finally finished the week before Christmas. I had some "play" furniture (table/4 chairs, refrigerator, crib, buffet, high chair) that my dad built for me as a Christmas present in 1960, when... Read more
I Was Right!!!
Tuesday, July 29, 2014      23 comments

My daughter had her gender reveal party about a month ago. Only my husband, mother-in-law, and I thought that it was a girl. I was shocked when the blue balloons came out of the box. I had been so sure. Well, guess what???? I WAS RIGHT!! S... Read more
The Big Mess
Thursday, June 26, 2014      18 comments

The other day, Hannah had a good time with her diaper cream. Instead of playing quietly in her room, she decided that she'd "paint." When her mother walked in and saw the mess, Hannah proudly said, "Look, Mommy, paint." She just left the room... Read more
As the Deer
Monday, June 09, 2014      11 comments

As the deer panteth for the water So my soul longeth after thee You alone are my hearts desire And I long to worship thee Chorus You alone are my strength my shield To You alone may my spirit yield You alone are my heart's desir... Read more
What I have learned this first year with SparkPeople
Thursday, May 22, 2014      23 comments

Today's my one year Sparkversary. I woke up a year ago, and decided that I was tired of the way I looked, tired of letting MS rule my life, tired of thinking that it didn't matter anyway because I could never be healthy because of the MS, tired... Read more
A New Grandbaby!!
Thursday, May 01, 2014      25 comments

I put in my status this week that it was going to be an exciting week. Well, today was that day. Our daughter and husband told us on Good Friday that she was pregnant, due December 10. Today was her first sonogram. The baby is healthy with a... Read more
I'm Happy to be Back!!
Thursday, March 13, 2014      22 comments

I had a good time on my vacation, but I'm very happy to be back home. My son-in-law is now a Warrant Officer in the La. National Guard. We (husband, daughter, granddaughter) left Monday to go to his graduation. FYI: It's challenging to drive... Read more
Somewhat Discouraged
Thursday, February 27, 2014      30 comments

I'm somewhat discouraged about my weight loss--or the lack thereof. I realized that it's the end of February and that was suppose to be when I met my goal of reaching 210. I had made my goal around Christmas. Since I seem to be losing weight ... Read more
Not a Fun Day
Monday, February 24, 2014      18 comments

Today was a challenging infusion day. First it wasn't until the afternoon. I like to go on and get it over with. They did the usual blood work--no problem. Then, my veins decided to not cooperate and FIVE stick and TWO nurses later, they fin... Read more
Church Bulletin Bloopers #2
Monday, February 24, 2014      7 comments

1. At the evening service tonight, the sermon topic will be "What is hell?" Come early and listen to our choir practice. 2. Remember in prayer the many who are sick of our church and community. 3. The concert held in Fellowship Hal... Read more
Church Bulletin Bloopers #1
Monday, February 17, 2014      17 comments

Even if you've heard some of these before, I think you'll still enjoy them: The Pastor would appreciate it if the ladies of the congregation would lend him their electric girdles for the pancake breakfast next Sunday morning. For thos... Read more
My Unexpected Week Continues!!
Saturday, February 15, 2014      13 comments

I was looking forward to yesterday--Friday. Things were looking up since we had electricity. I was trying to do a few things around the house. I woke up feeling so refreshed since I was finally able to use my CPAP machine. Hannah and I didn'... Read more
My Unexpected Week
Thursday, February 13, 2014      11 comments

This week has certainly been unusual. I went to my daughter's house to watch Hannah there on Monday so that DH could study. At 4 p.m., the area schools announced that they would be closed on Tues. due to bad weather. So, I went back home Mon... Read more
The Proper Way to Pray Poem
Tuesday, February 11, 2014      15 comments

People are sometimes too concerned with the "how to" pray rather than to JUST pray...talk with God, develop a relationship! I found this cute poem about "The Proper Way to Pray." "The proper way for a man to pray," Said Deacon Lemuel ... Read more

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