12LYNNIE28's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=12LYNNIE28 12LYNNIE28's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ Feeling BLAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5716680 I don't know what happened but I am not feeling that excitement and hope that I felt when I started spark people I WANT IT BACK,, so much has happened to me in the last 6 months and so much good My daughter had a baby after a very long battle of trying to get pregnant I have the most beautiful granddaughter in the world, she had a very hard pregnancy but we never gave up the prayers. I feel torn between doing for myself and seeing the baby (which comes first,) but now I feel like not exerc... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 18:03:22 EST I am ready to make it happen http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5579104 I have lost 44 lbs I have 6 lbs to go for my spark people goal and I have been battling Now that the holidays are over I am back on it. I will do it, and I will be in the 130's this year. This has been the best and the hardest journey of my life and I can't wait to get back on track and trudge that road again. I want to thank all my fellow spark supporters and coaches for all there positive support though my journey and look forward to the best team ever to continue supporting all of us. ... Thu, 2 Jan 2014 09:12:08 EST Long time since my last blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5505228 I have lost 45lbs but I have been stuck for a bout a month still tracking still working out for at least an hour a day with 2 days of rest in the week. I know alot has been going on in my life that if it wasn't for spark people I'd be right back up to near 200lbs. But reading the articles and tracking and even working out yes working out has really helped my stress levels. I have been maintaining this weight but not loosing it has been alittle frustrating, but maybe once the STRESS (worry) ... Sat, 5 Oct 2013 13:36:35 EST YET ANOTHER PLATEAU http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5398878 Again another plateau, so very frustrating. I am doing all the right stuff. But now I think I may have to add calories, and this is so hard for me I DON'T WHAT TO GAIN WEIGHT! I have come to far almost 40lbs give or take a half a pound,depending on the week. This is probably the hardest thing I have to do. I am feeling like I am losing the get up and go, I have done new DVD's, worked out for more than an hour a few extra days a week given my body a couple of rest days, ate more protein... Sun, 23 Jun 2013 07:42:42 EST FITNESS THAT FITS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5363027 what made me join sparkpeople? for a long time I was looking to join weight watchers (just did not have an extra $10 a week) so one day I went into my yahoo mail account and there was a blurb about the best online weight loss program, and I read it and it was sparkpeople I went on the site and joined but I was not active until about 2 weeks later, and after that I was hooked, I felt great started loosing weight from the beginning,lost 3 lbs my first week, and I have almost constantly lost ... Tue, 21 May 2013 04:38:09 EST Haven't blogged in a long time http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5352844 I have a hard time blogging I am not sure what to say or what to talk about. I have been doing very very well with the help of Sparkpeople and all the little motivational blogs I have a hard time letting people know (I feel like I am bragging and that was always a sign that I was selfish). I am not being selfish I have lost a total of 37lbs since the middle of September. That is an amazing feet for me. I thought I was going to be FAT for the rest of my life. I still see myself at 191 an... Sat, 11 May 2013 08:22:15 EST In the 150's http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5305009 Finally made in the 150's. Only 18 lbs to my goal weight. and 4 lbs to short goal (that is by my 60th birthday on May 5th). 30 1/2 lbs gone I never thought I could do it. The greatest feeling ever. <BR> "nothing taste as good as skinny feels" I have to give all the credit to all the motivation and support that I have gotten here at sparkpeople, it has made me feel accountable for me. I want everyone to feel how I have been feeling lately, It is so exciting and refreshing to have the energ... Sat, 30 Mar 2013 06:37:58 EST down 30 lbs http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5291924 I can't believe that I have lost 30lbs for sooooo long I struggled I thought that I was going to be FAT for the rest of my life until sparkpeople... so much has happened to me in the last week. I went to the doctor and her nurse weight me and was so happy she was jumping up and down in delight and screaming on how proud she was of me, and when my doctor came in she was reading my chart and said " I was wondering why you looked so different" . My blood work was the best it has been in years... Tue, 19 Mar 2013 04:53:16 EST Help http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5243654 I don't know what is going on I am working out tracking what eat trying to stay motivated and for the last month I have been loosing a pound then gaining a pound then loosing 1/2 pound and gaining a pound I am up 1 1/2 pounds it is very dishearten. I don't know what to do? Has this happened to any one else. I am getting frantic I WILL NOT GIVE UP>> I have lost 25 lbs with 25 more to go and I feel great, I need something to keep me going until this "plateau" decides to leave this body. ... Sat, 9 Feb 2013 08:17:30 EST I gain a pound http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5213903 Help I gained a pound I tracked everything I eat did not go over my alotted calories but I only worked out 2x this week not my usually 5. I have been so tired. I don't know what is going on with me my motivation is so low. I need to pick it up, I have ordered a couple of Nicole's dvd's, I hope that will help,(they should be here today.) any other tricks to keep my mind off of the gain. <BR> <BR> Help <em>46</em> Sat, 19 Jan 2013 06:51:31 EST I can't believe it http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5179566 Christmas week and I still lost <em>252</em> I tracked everything that I put in my mouth, I worked out every day, I drank water and I lost weight. I was very nervous getting on the scale this morning, now I am so excited a total of 23lbs. I am finally in the 160's. Thanks to all you wonderful sparkpeople and all your motivational ideas, tips and sayings I am almost half way to my goal. Sat, 29 Dec 2012 08:04:35 EST 3 months of sparkpeople http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5173443 Well it has been 3 months since I have joined sparkpeople (the best website ever) and I have lost a total of 20 1/2 pounds <em>345</em> I know I never would of done it without the support of all you great people. Kudos to you all. <BR> I am feeling wonderful, energetic, healthy and alive for the first time in a long time. I love working out and getting all sweaty, cooking healthy, putting on my clothes and they are too big on me and most of all getting compliments with my response "th... Sat, 22 Dec 2012 05:41:01 EST oh no http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5167055 I have been waiting for this... do everything right and not to lose weight. I feel nervous, scared, upset, and hungry(but that is because it is time to eat breakfast) but I really don't feel like binging. I have been preparing myself for this since I started sparkpeople in the middle of September. I measured my body and lost <em>41</em> . There still is that feeling of defeat. I just can't let it get the best of me. I will survive this and I will lose weight....... Sat, 15 Dec 2012 06:31:09 EST on my way http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5163549 I can't believe that I am down 19lbs, My daughter took me shopping because she said "you don't have any clothes that fit you, and we are going to the misses not the womens" So I take all these xtra large tops in to try on and guess what? they we all to big! then she comes into the dressing room with a size 14 SKINNY JEANS and says just humor me mom and put these on. NO WAY, I slid right in them. What an accomplishment, I haven't felt that good going shopping in a long time. I am so p... Tue, 11 Dec 2012 18:41:20 EST A better me http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5153917 I have lost 17 1/2 lbs I can't believe it <em>30</em> I have so much more energy, I feel wonderful, I am not getting tired all the time I don't even sit and watch TV to much anymore. <BR> I just LOVE Sparkpeople <em>252</em> Sun, 2 Dec 2012 19:53:04 EST Can't believe it!!!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5122236 I have been fighting off a cold all week well I lost. I have been so tired, hardly even worked out. I did stay on track with eating healthy. So this morning I had anxiety to get on the scale. (not that I don't have it every week) I have LOST a total of 12lbs <em>244</em> . I have been trying to loose weight for so long I am having trouble believing it. IT IS MY OBSESSION Sparkpeople.. Sat, 3 Nov 2012 08:01:10 EST Another pound closer to my goal http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5114390 I can't believe it another pound lost, I was so leary stepping on the scale this morning, but another pound blowing in the wind. I am so happy, this week was a struggle went out to lunch with my daughter on Sat. and out to lunch with my coworkers on Thursday. So when I stepped on the scale I was excited. Pat on the back to me...... <em>224</em> Sat, 27 Oct 2012 07:42:20 EST scared http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5105970 I have never had anything that has made me feel so excited about losing weight, my kids tell me I am obsessed. Well if I have to be obsessed with something, I am glad it is with Sparkpeople. I can't wait to go on line and start my day with what my coach has to say to me today. I track while I am eating my lunch at work and read some articles and blogs. It helps so much for me to stay on track. But sometimes worries come into my head: what am I going to do when the week comes that I don... Sat, 20 Oct 2012 12:07:46 EST losing weight http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5095586 I have lost 4 lbs but have noticed that my clothes are fitting alittle looser my rings spin and I have more energy. My mom said she can see my weight loss in my face HEH. I love sparkpeople they have kept me motivated and positive I AM OBSESSED with this site. I am so glad I looked into it. <em>224</em> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 17:56:03 EST motivation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5080248 Every morning when I get up I make my coffee and go to the computer and go on Sparkpeopel <BR> it helps me to keep going all day I can't wait to track (exercise daily is a challenge) but when I get home from work I go on the computer again to my favorite web site and get motivated again to go and work out I feel like Sparkpeople is my buddy (my work out buddy, my weightloss buddy my friend in need.) Sun, 30 Sep 2012 07:39:24 EST