Monthly Archives: August 2013

Odds And Ends

These past few days have seemed to go by quickly. The weekend was spent dog sitting a friends German Shepherd. She has hip dysplasia which is a form of arthritis. She keeps on trying to be as active as possible … Continue reading

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Ready For The Weekend

Last Friday I went to the Pirate game. In addition to being Free Shirt Friday it was also Stand Up 2 Cancer night. The Pirate wives and girlfriends had baskets put together by the various players. We had taken chances … Continue reading

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Half Bath Remodel Update

I wish I could show you the wonderful after pictures and have you ooh and ahh. Unfortunately as anyone who has attempted a remodel in real life, the hour-long HGTV show remodel just isn’t reality. I do have 2 walls … Continue reading

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Positive thinking is unrealistic?

I was listening to a podcast this morning which asserted people with positive attitudes were not realists. The host continued that people need to be realists and know that a positive attitude changes nothing. I don’t think positive thinking can … Continue reading

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Chicken Skewers

This summer I planted a herb garden and I am so glad I did. The taste of fresh herbs as well as drying your own herbs is not only a cost saver but the smells and taste are better than … Continue reading

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Health Goal Update

I started on my health goals this week. Unfortunately I had a virus this week which sidelined me for 3 days. I did end up losing 2 pounds and a total of 1.5 inches. There would have been a time … Continue reading

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Returning to An Old Habit

I have run 2 half marathons which for anyone who doesn’t run is 13.1 miles. I didn’t start running when I was in my 20’s but rather waited until I was in my 50’s to begin.  When I first started … Continue reading

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