Category Archives: Exercise and Motivation

Coffee and Marie Kondo

Come along with me for a completely different post than I usually photo-journal.  I don’t remember where I first read or heard about Marie Kondo, but I do know I became intrigued. A short synopsis is that you should rid … Continue reading

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Tis the Holidaze

I need to learn to JUST MAKE THE COFFEE and not eat cookies and candy with every cup!  Friends, I wish you well as you prepare for the Christmas season.

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Spunk

spunk noun \ˈspəŋk\ spirit, courage, and determination I love the trait of spunkiness. I love spending time around spunky people. I hate when I feel that my spunk is getting squashed. Spunk squashers, beware. How do you keep your spunk? … Continue reading

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The Need to Blog

My mind nudges me.  I must blog. ImustblogImustblogImustblog.  It is therapeutic to me. Until I have problems loading the pictures, anyway. Friends and family have asked, “Are you still blogging? I haven’t seen one for a while.”  A blogging-friend even … Continue reading

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New Year, New Me?

The other day Pig-farmer asked me if I had made my resolutions.  At that time, I was delighting in post-Christmas quiet while pouring myself a mug of coffee.  I gave him my very best, scariest, don’t-mess-with-me look.  What the heck? I mean, … Continue reading

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Call it what you will

I made the opportunity to go mushroom hunting. However, that would imply that I would have photos of yummy, yellow sponge morels to show you.  The squirrel laughed as I meandered about.I know my handicap in finding mushrooms, so I … Continue reading

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Healthy Schmealthy

I have never had an injury while consuming a DQ Blizzard or a Druby’s cheeseburger or taco salad.  However, let me attempt to eat “healthier” at home and all kinds of heck breaks loose. My inept bandaging makes it looks … Continue reading

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My Glamorous Life

I thought it only fair that I show the non-pretty, office view since people often ask, What do you do? Don’t you get bored? or maybe they just say, Must be nice. Which makes me smile and assume they aren’t picturing this. … Continue reading

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A summer morning walk

Come along and walk with me!  I’m trying to get back in shape.  A 15-minute walking mile is my goal.  Two miles in 30 minutes with a short warm-up and cool-down added on.  40 minutes or less and done!  So, … Continue reading

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Sigh….NO baby goats, yet.

 Seriously…Miss Gertie, who I thought would not make it to Christmas without kidding is now kidding me!  Yesterday was the due date for she and Posey … and it came and went and turned February 5th with no kids.  I … Continue reading

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