say what you mean. don’t be mean when you say it.

I cut waaay back on facebook over the last few months. Derisive sarcasm and hate were saturating my news feed, weighing and wearing me down. As I tentatively become more active again, one of my new facebook practices is to select "I don't want to see this" whenever I read a post declaring that something … Continue reading say what you mean. don’t be mean when you say it.

facebook fragments: 5/31/14 – 6/13/14 (fitness milestones, falling curls, FavoriteSon’s birthday & Magic Kingdom)

Saturday, May 31, 2014 2:39pm I must admit, I was secretly hoping my personal trainer would forget our appointment today, but now that it's over, I feel MUCH better having made it through. Today's milestones include two one minute wall squats, the first while doing 23 bicep curls with 10lb dumbbells and the second while … Continue reading facebook fragments: 5/31/14 – 6/13/14 (fitness milestones, falling curls, FavoriteSon’s birthday & Magic Kingdom)

facebook fragments: 5/17/14 – 5/23/14 (a circle of life kind of thing)

(Looking back, these facebook posts just don't seem like the should have been in the same week.) Sunday, May 17, 2014 PinkGirl and Merida _______________ Wednesday, May 21, 2014 http://www.pinterest.com/pin/27232772721791154/ _______________ 9:04pm: Prayer warrior friends, please pray for my mother-in-law. She's been suffering from severe gastroparesis (inability to digest food) for weeks. Every treatment so … Continue reading facebook fragments: 5/17/14 – 5/23/14 (a circle of life kind of thing)

facebook fragments: 5/10/14 – 5/16/14 (friends who avoid conflict & evil teachers who assign food projects)

Sunday, May 11, 2014 I was tagged in a facebook post my my daughter: "So, I'm watching The Little Mermaid and I caught my mommy quoting some of it. ‪#‎succes‬ ‪#‎ilovemymother‬ Happy Mother's Day Mommy!" _______________ Tuesday, May 13, 2014 If you have a conflict with someone, consider attempting to resolve it, even if it … Continue reading facebook fragments: 5/10/14 – 5/16/14 (friends who avoid conflict & evil teachers who assign food projects)

facebook fragments: 5/3/14 – 5/9/14 (stronger than yesterday, annoying prophets & philanthropy)

Saturday, May 3, 2014 Came downstairs to see PinkGirl working on a poster board sized map for a geography project due Monday. Disney's Beauty and the Beast playing DVD. Me: "Why are you watching that?" PinkGirl: "I needed something to watch and not pay complete attention to." #ilovemydaughter _______________ All caught up. Just published my … Continue reading facebook fragments: 5/3/14 – 5/9/14 (stronger than yesterday, annoying prophets & philanthropy)

facebook fragments: 04/26/14 – 05/2/14 (bringing home the mahi, strength training milestones & a new Indo board record)

Saturday, April 26, 2014 Just got a "Fish On" text from my men via the SPOT satellite GPS with latitude and longitude: 28.51040,-80.01917 Wonder how many miles off shore that is... _______________ If I'm plugging in their latitude/longitude into the distance calculator correctly, my guys are 32 miles offshore. This is why my only criteria … Continue reading facebook fragments: 04/26/14 – 05/2/14 (bringing home the mahi, strength training milestones & a new Indo board record)

facebook fragments: 04/19/14 – 04/25/14 (Easter, epiphany blogging & getting stronger)

Saturday, April 19, 2014 I love my daughter. No hashtag. Just saying. _______________ It would appear my workout yesterday was extremely effective. ibuprofen. stretching. water. protein. maybe epsom salt bath later. Anything I'm missing? _______________ Little Known Fact #30 on my blog: "I would rather eat a Brussel sprout than a Peep. bleh. It’s like … Continue reading facebook fragments: 04/19/14 – 04/25/14 (Easter, epiphany blogging & getting stronger)

facebook fragments: 04/12/14 – 04/18/14 (a sea turtle, strength training & Good Friday

Saturday, April 12, 2014 My men are fishing today. There are two text messages hubs sends me from his GPS satellite messenger when they're on the ocean. One is "All is Well" and the other is "Fish On" I'm very thankful for the four "All is Well" messages I've gotten so far this morning, but … Continue reading facebook fragments: 04/12/14 – 04/18/14 (a sea turtle, strength training & Good Friday

facebook fragments: 04/05/14 – 04/11/14 (Relay for Life, game room makeover & ignoring the haters)

Saturday, April 5, 2014 My FavoriteHusband and my FavoriteSon are building me a custom bookcase. I explained what I wanted, FH designed it and together they are building. I'll be painting it. It's got the potential to be seriously cool. Photos to come. #bibliophile _______________ Was honored to deliver the invocation at the Oviedo/Winter Springs … Continue reading facebook fragments: 04/05/14 – 04/11/14 (Relay for Life, game room makeover & ignoring the haters)