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  • A lazy, Sunday afternoon.

    I may not be the most interesting guy.I may not be the most exciting blogger.I may not even be able to finish my thoughts someti....

    Posted on 11/09/2014 by Sid_Sullen | 13 Comments

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  • First law of holes

    "If you find yourself in a hole, stop digging."     http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_law_of_holes 

    Posted on 11/09/2014 by jofjltncb6 | 83 Comments

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  • Please Just Stop

    Please just stop.This is truly not pointed at any one person.  This is pointed at what seems to be a trend lately of people trying their best to hurt each other.Stop leaving nasty comments on people's blogs.Stop leaving comments on the statuses of mu...

    Posted on 11/09/2014 by Jergia_Peach | 8 Comments

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  • Yada yada yada

     i very recently spoke of my inability to find a middle ground in much of life. I'm opening up my eyes to the goings on here and you know there's no middle here either. It's gray.maybe once people were right and righteous and meant only good things. ...

    Posted on 11/08/2014 by CAWFEE_TAWK | 3 Comments

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  • My best feature.

    I wanted to participate in Angela's game. I did. I just don't have a single physical feature I can't find fault with. Not one. I realize that's not normal. I should be able to say ONE nice thing about the way I look. But I can't. So I won't. Instead,...

    Posted on 11/07/2014 by miss_jessiejane | 8 Comments

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  • Being a mom rocks... sort of... maybe...

    When my son was not quite 3 years old, we were living in an amazing condominium with a gigantic master bathroom. My son was potty trained, but still needed help post-deuce wiping, and essentially… a visitor every single time he went pee or poo. Ya kn...

    Posted on 11/07/2014 by odusgolp | 24 Comments

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  • The Value of Differences

    There's a natural inclination to surround yourself with like minded people having similar backgrounds and experiences. Groups of family, friends or colleagues who see things the same way generally enjoy easier interactions, fewer disagreements, and ...

    Posted on 11/07/2014 by ihad | 16 Comments

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  • Controlled Burn

    When I was a kid I envied my classmates whose parents moved a lot.  I went to the same school from kindergarten all the way through graduation, and it seemed that no matter how I tried history followed me from year to year.  There's no such thing as ...

    Posted on 11/06/2014 by ILiftHeavyAcrylics | 6 Comments

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  • MFP Thanksgiving

      Ah, the good old days.  We all remember them well.  Our music.  The freedom of youth.  The remarkable adventures with friends - some not well thought out - but loads of fun that inspired great  memories.  I remember the good old days on the MFP for...

    Posted on 11/06/2014 by gypsy_spirit | 27 Comments

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  • When I.... I'll....A Weight Loss Lament

    I've tried to live my life with no regrets.  After all,  the past is stone.  We can't will back the hands of time.  We only have today.  I lived my life in the words "Tomorrow. " Somehow,  the promise of a new day seemed more hopeful than the shamble...

    Posted on 11/05/2014 by BombshellPhoenix | 22 Comments

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  • Lucky Is Not Going to Happen

      I used to be the queen of excuses.  I can still use this as my fall back position when I am not living up to my own expectations.  Excuses are useless.  They only prolong the work I have to do.  If you see excuses on my feed - call me out.  I used ...

    Posted on 11/05/2014 by gypsy_spirit | 16 Comments

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  • LOL!!!

    I have mentioned before a little bit about our nighttime routine.   Things at our house are usually pretty ritualistic.  You know, put the dog out for the last time.  Make sure the cats are out for the night.  Brush teeth.  Fluff pillows (I must hav...

    Posted on 11/03/2014 by MelisRunning | 13 Comments

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  • The New York City Marathon Part One

    Ok, here we go.  I'll try not to make this too long.  Part One...We flew into New York Friday night.  On Saturday we had to go to the Expo for packet pickup but before that we made arrangements to meet Amanda, aka Niczac, from MFP who was also runnin...

    Posted on 11/03/2014 by ZenInTexas | 11 Comments

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  • Redemption

    Redemption is a word that is filled with religious significance.  In Christianity it is defined as absolution for past sins, usually obtained through sacrifice.*  Religious or not, I believe we all seek redemption at one time or another.  We may know...

    Posted on 11/03/2014 by ILiftHeavyAcrylics | 24 Comments

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  • The New York City Marathon AKA "Oh Yay, Another F#%king Bridge"

    Here we go...They loaded the runners into the corrals for wave A, the corral emptied and we got in line for Wave 2.  We could hear the Star Spangled Banner and the cannon go off and away they went.  The corrals for the race are pretty far from the br...

    Posted on 11/03/2014 by ZenInTexas | 30 Comments

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  • Indy Monumental Half (PICS)

    This race was a last-minute addition to my 2014 calendar. I had consecutive races every weekend in October, and there was just no way I was going all-out, so I paced MFP'er SHHitsKaty for her desired 2:30 half marathon, and I wanted to see this cours...

    Posted on 11/02/2014 by SonicDeathMonkey80 | 12 Comments

    20 votes + -

  • Low Carb Recipes that I've cooked and enjoyed myself.

    Betty's Buttery Garlic Shrimp (36 count)11.4oz - 36 Fisherman's Wharf Raw Shrimp Peeled & Deveined, Tail Off1 1/2 tbsp Great Value Extra Light Tasting Olive Oil1 tsp minced garlic1/4 tsp Old Bay with Garlic & Herb Seasoning1 Tbsp Blue Bonnet ...

    Posted on 10/15/2014 by BettJo64 | 11 Comments

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  • Greener Pastures

    Once again,  the seasons are changing.  You can feel it in the air.  The bite of cold on your nose. The smell of leaves.  The crunch of the fallen under your feet. The world seems to take on a new light. This is what living is.    I never thought m...

    Posted on 11/02/2014 by BombshellPhoenix | 3 Comments

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  • Countdown to 60

    Three more days of 59.   Horrified of turning 60.  *Growing up* is something I have little or no experience with.  Should I start now?  Ah, well, the heck with that.  I think I'll pass.  Check that one off my list of worries, phew.  This is the reaso...

    Posted on 10/03/2014 by jb_2011 | 29 Comments

    41 votes + -

  • Please Bear With Me...

    Most of you know that I lost my pain management doctor a few weeks ago.A few of you know that this is already a bad thing and that I have yet to find a way to deal with the pain.Some of you know that my moods can be quite directly related to the amou...

    Posted on 10/30/2014 by Jergia_Peach | 15 Comments

    25 votes + -