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Crazy Weather & Answering Some Questions....

Sunday, January 27, 2013

OK, so they are calling for freezing rain in the AM here. That saddens me b/c I only have a ride to and from Curves for early morning. I won't be able to go later in the day! Alas this crazy weather! So, freezing rain in the AM, then 50 as a high, then cold at night, then 63 for a high on Tuesay and 70 for Wed., then cold again with snow predicted for Friday! We have all 4 seasons in 1 week! Ah! Can't change it, so don't complain.

Today I did a few walking videoes and the SP 8 minute cardio interval video. I didn't put forth my full effort, but kept moving. Last night I woke up with a blood sugar of 45. My doctor wants mine to be between 90 and 150. I was forced to drink some Coke. Then I woke up this morning and it was only 66. So, I drank a little more Coke and had a granola bar. Then, my blood sugar was up to 395 which is real bad. I felt really bad too. But, the workout must go on... I'm back to a normal 130 now. But, I must say these roller coaster blood sugars make me feel like I worked out for 9 hours with no breaks! Whew! I managed 50 minutes of cardio which ain't my norm, but it is better than nothing.

As for my cruise.... 7 Days starting March 2 and going to Cozumel (sp?), Belize (sp?), Honduras, and Coasta Maya. I may not know how to spell my destinations, but am looking forward to it and looking forward to being at least a size smaller by then! If I can keep up my pound a week loss I'll be down about 6 more pounds! I always buy a charm from every where I go, so that is all I'll shop for. I already have 1 from Cozumel, so don't need to shop for anything, but a gift for my cousin who turns 5 in March. I always look for something for my nephew too. I want to try parasailing and zip lining. Hope I keep the nerve! Remember, I'm blind, so these things seem daunting!

Hoping for no freezing rain! Weather has kept me from Curves for too long now! Plus, I have my volunteer support group tomorrow AM. They always helpehelp me as much as I help them. Oh, I volunteer and am the so-called professional of the group! HeeHee! I know some info is old hat to many of my long time Spark friends, but I'm making new friends every day with the BLC! Goodnight to all my buds!
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  • v BESCATS
    Your cruise sounds so wonderful as I am sittng here looking out my window watching it snow like the devil, and has mounted to 2-3 inches so far. Weather man says it is suppose to warm up, and this couuld change to freezing rain. I don't blame you for being anxious for that trip.
    As for the parasailing and zip lining - I don't think so, especially at my age. Don't forget to get photos for us. emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1244 days ago
  • v BIGPAWSUP
    Hope you had a clear morning! I don't know how much fun zip lining would be but para-sailing is AWESOME!!! You will love it.
    1244 days ago
  • v JOANNKW
    Hmmm. I don't know that parasailing or zip lining is any less daunting when not blind! It sounds like a lovely trip!
    1244 days ago
  • v FUSIONFITNESS3
    Melissa, I'm with Cyndie on the parasailing and zip lining. Both are extremely daunting to me and I have my sight. And for me it's not an age thing either because when I was younger I wouldn't do it either. Let me know if you do either or both. You're a brave woman, Melissa.

    The cruise sounds like a great itinerary. It'll be here before you know it.

    Have a good week.

    Maria
    1245 days ago
  • v SKINNYSTRUMMER
    6 weeks, 6 pounds, you can do it! emoticon
    1245 days ago
  • v LITTLE_QUEEN
    YOU ARE MY HERO MELISSA
    1245 days ago
  • v ROXYZMOM
    That cruise sounds fantastic! Cozumel is awesome for shopping - great vanilla and silver. ! I would be petrified on a zip line- I can't stand heights and dropping fast!
    You are very brave!
    1245 days ago
  • v SOFEDUPP
    The weather in Connecticut is going to be odd this week also. Tomorrow a little bit of everything then the rest of the week the temps are rising and rain. Yuck!!!

    I have thought of para-sailing, but have never gone anywhere to do it. Zip lining, not so much.

    Congrats on the weight loss!!!!

    You are amazing!!!
    1245 days ago
  • v LESSOFMOORE
    I AM NOT BLIND, BUT PAPRASAILING AND ZIP LINING SEEM DAUNTING TO ME. MAYBE IT'S BECAUSE I'M OLD:)

    CONGRATS ON YOUR EWIGHT LOSS. KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK!

    HUGS,
    CYNDIE
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    1245 days ago
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