Tag Archives: walking

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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Mama Mia!

Every time I check on the pigs I say, “Mama Mia!  That’s a lot of mouths to feed.” Good job, Bernice.  13 babies still alive. There are 13 in there, all jumbled up. Easter weekend was busy.  Full of work on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Reprieve

The arctic cold reared its ugly, frozen head again Sunday evening.  Quiet and calm one minute – roaring, arctic winds the next.  It was eerie.  Unwelcome.  However, we had a wonderfully beautiful, warm (43 degrees) Sunday afternoon!  After Sunday school, … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas

Now, I can relax. Reflect. Of course I know the true meaning of Christmas. There is just a heck of a lot of other stuff going on and that needs to be done prior to Christmas.  It’s a fact.  It’s reality. So, … Continue reading

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Sundays should be for slowing down …

and puttering. And church. I admit, I didn’t really want to leave home and go, but I’m glad I did. First, I enjoyed the the early morning with coffee in an adorable mug: The goats showed me how to enjoy … Continue reading

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Positively sure that negativity doesn’t work.

“You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind.” ~ Joyce Meyer, Battlefield of the Mind: Winning the Battle in Your Mind I am reading Joyce’s Battlefield book for a Sunday School class.  I am pondering how to have a positive … Continue reading

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I need my own little GPS-voice-person to help me.  You know, a personal-Siri.  If you haven’t seen or heard Siri in use, she is: Siri (pronounced /ˈsɪri/):  an intelligent personal assistant and knowledge navigator which works as an application for … Continue reading

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