Road Trip / Packing Revelation / Mosquitoes


Packing Revelation Saturday I had a packing revelation. I had forgotten how much less room smaller sized clothes take up in my suitcase! The only drawback was that it allowed me to over pack even more than usual! At the last minute daughter Katy helped me pull a few things out to lighten the load. …

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Fitness Friday / Aqua Jogger

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Earlier in the week I gave you a little hint that I had added something new to my exercise routine and today is the unveiling of my new Aqua Jogger. Hubby Tom purchased it for me on the Internet from (This is not a paid endorsement, I wasn’t given this product to try and …

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Weighing In


There is less of me this week! Isn’t that a weird statement when you think about it? I weighed in at 133.8 this morning and that means I was down .8 so almost another pound gone forever. I have lost 16.2 pounds since January and I have gone from a size 10 to a size …

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Mexican Shredded Pork Tacos / Crock Pot


Hello! I have not fallen off the face of the earth, it has just been super busy in our household. Daughter Katy has her in person interview today in San Francisco at the Spanish Consulate to get her student visa. There was so much paper work we had to get together for this interview and it …

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How To Vacation Without Extra Baggage!

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The airlines put a weight limit on my luggage and I need to do the same so I don’t personally come home wearing any extra baggage! The only extras I want to bring from a vacation are wonderful memories, photos and some fun stories! I bet everyone has a story about coming home from a …

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