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I'm Streaking!!

Sunday, January 12, 2014

I'm tracking and eating pretty darn well so far! I'm actually pretty proud of myself. I'm gonna see some good downward movement on the scale this week!

On the agenda for today:

Mourning the loss of my beloved Colts to those TERRIBLE Patriots.

Taking down the Christmas decorations.

Doing copious amounts of laundry (but really, when am I NOT doing laundry?)

Cleaning house

Cooking/Freezing a few things for the days that I am just too tired to cope.

and finally....

I'm going to have myself a nice glass of wine tonight after the kiddos go to bed. I deserve it.

  
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GGJUNEBUG 1/21/2014 10:39PM

    I like!

:)

Good that you have a positive vision in mind!
Excellent!

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H0WDYH057 1/12/2014 10:48AM

    Great job on reaching for your goals, and planning ahead makes it easier. Keep up the good work!

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THINFITKINDVGAN 1/12/2014 10:35AM

    While I'm not an advocate of empty calories as in wine, I do know many do imbibe. Enjoy

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KELLYB60 1/12/2014 10:22AM

  Sorry about the Colts - I was hoping they would win. I'm a WhoDat fan, so I feel your pain today. Keep streaking! emoticon

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Breakfast

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

You know what feels good? Starting my day with a healthy breakfast. I'm on the path to a great food day! Ready to kick some butt and get things done!

  
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WIDELOADROAD 9/4/2013 9:53AM

    I've recently jumped on the chia seed wagon. I really like it mixed in with my greek yogurt and granola! Your recipe sounds delicious. Will definitely give that a shot tomorrow!

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DEEGANA 9/4/2013 9:42AM

    Breakfast is the most important... I have found that what really keeps me going is Oatmeal, raisins, ground flax with a touch of cinnamon and stevia. Keeps me full longest.

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Big News! NSVs and

Thursday, July 18, 2013

I'm midway through day 4 of tracking and exercise streak. Energy level is much higher today. Been taking my vitamins and trying to eat delicious and nutritious food. But the BIG news in my life is....wait for it....there's more than one big thing happening....

I just sent the very LAST payment for our truck! We'll be starting August completely car payment FREE! I hope we can spend the next few years without a car payment (and saving up like a mofo for our next one in the meantime). I hate owing money. We are SO close to being completely debt free. Student loans and car payment are gone. All we have is our credit cards (which really aren't too bad). But paying those off should be much easier because....

I just got a new job! I'm teaching swimming lessons at our YMCA! I've been wanting a part-time job, but couldn't really find one with a schedule that would work for me. Finally, this fell into my lap and I jumped at the chance. Swimming has been a passion of mine since childhood. I have a lot of experience with teaching swimming lessons. This is a perfect fit! I also threw my hat into the ring to be a swim coach for the swim team they're forming. I really think this is exactly where I need to be right now. It gives me time to focus on my passion, a little extra cash, and more importantly, it keeps me in a fitness/healthy living environment. LOVE IT!

Things feel good today. For the first time in a long time, I'm feeling excited about my weigh-in on Saturday!

  
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WUBBY82 7/18/2013 5:13PM

    Awesome NSVs, girl!! Pretty soon that swimming position will earn you some definite SVs!! So excited for you :) :)

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Almost forgot....

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

I had an NSV yesterday! My gym has something called Fitlinxx. It's a computer program that tracks your strength training and cardio. I hit a new level of accomplishment (15,000 points). The tracking station screen was celebratory. It's dorky to feel excited about that.....but I am!

  
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TIMOTHYNOHE 7/17/2013 11:34PM

    Great job!

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BOBBYD31 7/17/2013 8:22PM

    celebrate any victory!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Streaking!

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Concentrating on streaking for the rest of July! Day 3 of exercise and tracking is almost complete. It's been CRAZY hot and humid, so I've been sticking with the gym. However, tonight I may try to go for a nice long walk outside.

  
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BOBBYD31 7/17/2013 8:24PM

    go for it! i was a little worried when i saw the title of your blog, i was thinking ruh roh she is bringing back the streak. emoticon

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