ITALYNETTE's SparkPeople Blog ITALYNETTE's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community Catching Up! Ok, so its 2011. I haven't posted in a while but I've got a lot to share. <BR> I'll try not to make this a novel.. <BR> <BR> Update on the car accident that happened over memorial day weekend (See last blog), The husband who was critical, passed a few months ago. While this is sad, the positive thing is his family is now together in God's home. (mom, kids and dad all passed). You can't get any better care than that. <BR> <BR> Update on my boot camp instructor who had brain surgery in May 20... Mon, 7 Feb 2011 09:28:59 EST Victories and Sadness Fell off the wagon this weekend. <BR> Had a drink, ate more than normal, not necessarily unhealthily..... and not that I'm against drinking but I had set a goal for myself not to drink until my 40th bday in October. <BR> Life has dealt a bad hand these last few weeks. <BR> Lost a co-worker to a tragic, tragic accident this memorial day weekend. Her kids were killed as well. Her husband is critical. <BR><BR>ounty_Accident-95163909.html <BR> <BR> On a... Wed, 2 Jun 2010 09:04:35 EST PRAY FOR Stevie <BR> <BR> My boot camp instructor's surgery is tomorrow morning... <BR> <BR> TUMOR BE GONE, STEVIE BE Healed! <BR> <em>129</em> <em>247</em> Sun, 23 May 2010 22:42:10 EST It's been a rough couple of weeks.. First let me apologize to all of you who have been following my food logs. I haven't been keeping up with them like I have in the past. <BR> The last couple of weeks have been challenging. <BR> <BR> First off, I was in fear that my 11 year old Husky was going to have to be put down or given away due to a disgruntled (jealous) neighbor who informed animal control that I had a wolf hybrid. Hybrids are not allowed in the city and I was not aware of this. <BR> Well, that situation was remedie... Wed, 19 May 2010 13:17:42 EST 5'8" - what's a healthy weight, really? So here I am, on my journey to my goal of 150lbs and I am currently over halfway to my goal from where I started. I am feeling good and looking much better and when I tell people that I still have 44 lbs to lose, I always hear the same thing.... "GASP"! They can't believe I still have that much to lose. They say "you'll be anorexic"! <BR> Really now, that's what the powers that be who make the charts say I should be and that's the MIDWAY mark. I have a medium frame and I'm tall. I realize m... Tue, 2 Mar 2010 12:27:22 EST