JACQUELINE2010's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=JACQUELINE2010 JACQUELINE2010'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/ Bad Weekend http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6493131 This weekend has sucked. Some of you know my son has autism and it sucked this weekend big time. Got major rug burn on my knee from stopping him from head banging. He has pulled my hair and hit me. First time for this. He is getting bigger and stronger. Lucky had talked to his doctor about some meds to help if he needs extra. The hard part is. We don’t know what set him off. If I see him getting agitated it is easy to redirect but when it’s out of no where he is hard to redirect. Raining ... Sun, 20 May 2018 17:39:54 EST New Day, New Year, New Me http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6445339 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6cb9fe58-aa01-4d0f-961a-b400966014e0.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Happy New Year <BR> I AM Writing this at 5:00AM <BR> <BR> My Goals: <BR> 1) I will lose 40 lbs. by December 31, 2018 <BR> 2) I will eat Healthy. In January starting with breakfast. I usually skip so I have breakfast plan for the next 7 days. And will eat a good breakfast to fuel my body. <BR> 3) I will drink water. My first goal is to drink one glass when I first wake up. <BR> 4) I will ... Mon, 1 Jan 2018 05:36:09 EST Merry Christmas http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6443100 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/fa8af6bf-ac45-4882-9d41-aa840577a8c5.jpg"> Wishing Everyone a healthy and Happy Christmas. I am sitting in my family room waiting for my kids. They told me they were getting up super early. So got up at 4:00 AM. to beat them. Mon, 25 Dec 2017 05:40:32 EST Long time http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6419730 I am tired. My son is not cooperating today. He just wants to play. House needs to be cleaned. Daughter not home. I want chocolate good thing none in house. Ok now that my company complaining is out of way. I am doing good got to walk today. I will after laundry is done. I think going walking in pjs ok but better in workout clothes. I can’t believe I forgot about laundry this weekend. I do it on Saturday. We hang most things so it takes two days to do it. Washing doesn’t take long the dr... Mon, 9 Oct 2017 12:19:12 EST Fun day with kids http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6392991 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/78d6b462-8b6b-405c-bd93-1dc955ef4741.jpg"> Today I took off from work. Yeah. We are going for a drive to other side of state. Live in Massachusetts. We are going to see the natural bridge, mount greylock, the bridge of flowers, 2 water falls and glacier potholes. Pictures and how day went will follow. So come back to see how the day went. Getting kids up at 6:30 on no school day not easy but everyone up and moving. Leaving in an hour. This is ... Fri, 28 Jul 2017 06:53:31 EST My birthday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6392492 Today was a good day. <BR> <BR> I got flowers from hubby. I didn't think I was going to see him today. I work first he works. I see him for about 20 minutes before he heads to work. He left work early to spend it with us. He's awesome. <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4807ac90-41ef-4f38-bdcf-fc7e9bbe4b3b.jpg"> <BR> My daughter and son got me a new Fitbit. And my daughter made me a crystal necklace. (Pipe cleaner water and borax) <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.... Wed, 26 Jul 2017 22:26:04 EST Sick http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6391761 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/19fc4346-53a3-4e2b-9b9d-35574841c83b.jpg"> So yesterday I got sick. 😲 OMG. in the last 30 hours lost 2 lbs. Thst is not the way I really wanted to lose weight. I still feel bad, but not as bad as I did yesterday. I am going to try toast 🍞 to see if can keep down. I am going to walk today even if it is ten minutes. Hope you all have great day. Off to bring son to school, then going to work. I sit in office so should not be to bad. Of cours... Tue, 25 Jul 2017 07:26:27 EST Kid Yoga and Beach day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6391174 Today was a mother daughter day. Went swimming and had blast. Threw my daughter in water a few times. She loves when I do that. Stayed at beach for 3 hours. And even tried catching fish (icky). But we laughed and had fun. And she even made a new friend. Then off to kid yoga. Daughter forgot underwear so had to wear wet bathing which she said was uncomfortable and her butt was wet. Can I tell you how sore I am. OMG. At one point all the adults had to line up and do down dog so kids could be ... Sun, 23 Jul 2017 20:56:48 EST Fun in the Sun http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6390625 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5a9320e3-7864-4952-835f-1b4b750bdd17.jpg">Today went to this event with my kids. We had a blast. Played some basketball. Kicked soccer balls, three footballs, threw "bananas", potato sack race, inflatable water slide, dunk bucket and henna tattoos. <em>30</em> <BR> <BR> This sounds fun right. Not always easy in my family. I got a 13 year old boy with Autism so <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/bf91f593-431a-4f4b-bb2a-5f1617c... Sat, 22 Jul 2017 13:48:07 EST Jan 2, 2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6289921 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/3102c346-8396-4c70-b799-c5041ae5f137.jpg"> Well just worked out with weights. First time in way to long. I think my arms my fall off. Ouch. My recommitment is off to good start. Went for hike yesterday with kids. Hit my step goal (only 3k have a plan to increase this every week). It's been awhile since I have been serious about myself and getting healthy. Ok have to go put my son to bed again. Only third time. Mind you he is twelve. He has... Mon, 2 Jan 2017 22:10:59 EST 1/1/17 Blog by me http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6288890 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/de7c51c5-852d-4a3b-ab5d-64e53beb5a4e.jpg"> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/06e1c061-34cc-43ef-ba9b-daa1de5b0cc4.jpg"> Went out for a hike with my daughter. It was fun learned about the park down the street and walked for about an hour. Only part that was hard was waiting to go with the group. It was cold outside. #firstdayhike Sun, 1 Jan 2017 18:52:34 EST Last Day of 2016 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6287882 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/93414ae6-3ef2-46c2-ad2f-5249906f5382.jpg"> Reflecting back on 2016...... Had good year. Got a part time job to be able to stay home with my kids. My sons schooling gotten a little better. Better program for a boy with severe autism. Daughter got more confidence this year. You should see her dance. I love being a mom. Can't wait for what 2017 will bring. Sat, 31 Dec 2016 09:17:41 EST 12/29/16 Blog of the day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6286841 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/36ffae58-7c4d-4550-a1f2-c37ed0822d34.jpg"> There are only a few more days of the year. What were some of the good things happen for you this year... 1) got a part time job which allows me to be there for my kids. I only work when they are in school. 2) got two more rooms painted this year 3) made a nice garden in my yard 4) got my Fitbit 5) got to go to Santas village with my kids it was awesome 6) went to overnight trip with kids to beach 7) ... Thu, 29 Dec 2016 07:33:22 EST Today http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6283737 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/cf90db6b-5086-4f3e-aeeb-267e775f68a7.jpg"> Today. I am going to be a better me. Wed, 21 Dec 2016 10:21:32 EST QOD 10/7/17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6247689 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ee73a340-764a-44cd-8952-a4c57e1dc466.jpg"> Fri, 7 Oct 2016 05:58:52 EST Made a decoration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6238330 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/57728c5d-0199-4c6a-8eca-1d75c3ceda4d.jpg"> Ok a little early but my daughter and I just made our wreath for Halloween. I got a huge blister on my thumb from hot glue gun. Ouchie Mon, 19 Sep 2016 07:55:34 EST Bible quote 6/17/16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6237248 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/0c525e01-6cde-48ac-85f0-d503fcdc1864.jpg"> Sat, 17 Sep 2016 08:00:18 EST QOD 9/16/16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6236703 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/99585f7a-26a7-4ffd-9522-5236fd7a4084.jpg"> Hope you all have great weekend? Any great plans..... I am going to do a corn maze with my kids the place has mini golf inflatable bouncy thing and lots of other stuff I am going to weed my flower beds I didn't do this all summer it has over run. Then clean for my mother to come for a weeks visit. Fri, 16 Sep 2016 06:48:51 EST QOD AUGUST 28, 2016 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6225811 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/41d5042e-4a35-48da-94da-ac6ac4db5275.jpg"> Have a great day today. Keep on smiling. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 09:11:08 EST Quote of Day August 21, 2916 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6221804 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/8fb07494-89c3-4cca-9d5f-05ef83995cf2.jpg"> And a super happy birthday to my awesome 9 year old daughter. Yeah. Can't believe she is 9. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 08:19:43 EST QOD AUGUST 15, 2016 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6218522 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/8fd0b54d-f99c-4f71-ae03-b97d2e94dacd.jpg"> I will finish the race of... Mon, 15 Aug 2016 16:56:46 EST Quote August 14,2016 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6217668 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/a91f1d17-6efe-43ab-a334-bf9dfe465e8c.jpg"> Sun, 14 Aug 2016 08:56:41 EST Quote of day August 12 2016 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6216959 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/292ee00e-92fa-4dbc-ae3c-572dfd2c3fba.jpg"> Fri, 12 Aug 2016 20:45:52 EST Quote of the Day August 11, 2016 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6215964 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6cbc4ace-2d19-42ff-9f2e-94abc1a8996b.jpg"> Thu, 11 Aug 2016 06:49:00 EST Quote of the Day August 10th http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6215362 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/cfb6aa99-a817-4fc4-8fda-6784b5d059b3.jpg"> Today, I am sticking to my plan. Wed, 10 Aug 2016 07:05:31 EST Quote of the Day August 9th http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6215148 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/3c5b947b-bb30-4d1c-8ac1-b9c5a4da40e9.jpg"> <BR> Tue, 9 Aug 2016 20:26:11 EST New Commitment http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6176908 I have made new commitment to myself. It is a struggle to put myself first. I got an 8 year while loves me a lot and wants me to do everything with her. Which I love because in a few years she might not want anything to do with me. I have a 12 year boy with Autism who is on low end of spectrum. I had to quit my job so I can be there for him. So not much me time. I did find part time job that I drop son off at school and then go and leave work and gethim. My hubby works 2nd shift so kids are a... Sun, 5 Jun 2016 11:57:09 EST This Month http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6041084 This is the hardest month for me to stay on track. I have not been doing well. The remainder of this week I am focusing on portion size. Wed, 2 Dec 2015 08:23:56 EST Today http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6039354 Today is going to be a great day. I am going to go to church. I am going to clean and decorate for the holidays. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 07:37:46 EST Down in dumps http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6028753 I am not feeling great had hell of couple weeks. I have a son with severe autism who was accused of something. The person who accused put restraining order against him. So two weeks later they didn't even show up at court everything was dismissed but still why put a family through this if you weren't even going to follow through my sons life was turned upside down. This is how he thought. He got moved to a new classroom and since is best friend was in old classroom he thought they were not fr... Sun, 8 Nov 2015 14:12:48 EST Walking http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5993950 today I am going walking. It hasn't come any easier. Test walked 1 1/2 miles. Doing same today. Wish me luck. Because I don't want to go Wed, 9 Sep 2015 08:06:31 EST Get Moving http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5975119 Today my goal is to walk/run 20 min on the couch to 5k program. Then go play tennis with my daughter. (Mostly me chasing her ball) but fun no the less. Then go pick out paint to paint my entry way. Should be a fun day. Mon, 10 Aug 2015 08:04:52 EST Today..... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5930054 Today my plan get up early and walk for 30 min on treadmill. <BR> <BR> The unexpected happen... <BR> <BR> My daughter woke up midnight bloody nose. With how much she was covered you would of thought she murdered someone. Pjs covered face covered. Really gross. I had fun giving my 7 year old shower to get cleaned up at the time. She was a little freaked so she slept the rest of night with us. <BR> <BR> So I still woke up early...... <BR> <BR> To find hubby moved to basement sometime in... Mon, 18 May 2015 09:34:16 EST Day ..... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5929048 I keep losing my motivation. Or I get hurt which side tracks me. <BR> <BR> Today my goal is to log everything that I eat, and to go walking. <BR> <BR> Sat, 16 May 2015 09:52:48 EST Day 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5921393 today I feel sick and tired. I am choosing food that is good for me. I went walking this morning. <BR> Sat, 2 May 2015 16:05:53 EST Health http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5919512 what does my health mean to me... It means being here for my kids and family. It means getting off the chair and moving. It means I feel great all the time. How about you? Wed, 29 Apr 2015 07:42:08 EST Today http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5915833 went walking with my son. Legs hurt. Boy does he walk fast. <BR> <BR> Today is a good day to get outside!!! Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:00:24 EST One sentence http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5915335 Today, I feel beat. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:26:03 EST Schedule http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5819379 so my husband gets new job and throws off my whole schedule. I was working out before work. Now I have to bring kids to school get the ready etc before work. I just make it on time. And he works 2 hours later than I do. So I gotta pick kids up from babysitter get home feed help with homework I got study for my test. I am up at 5:30. I go to bed at 9:30. I don't know where to fit it in and I only get 30 to 45 min lunch and not allowed to eat at desk. So working out not going so good. Doing bet... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:43:49 EST Habit hard to break http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5749687 The habit I am having hard time with is soda and chocolate. It is everywhere at my job!!! Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:06:22 EST Workout http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5748158 How often give 100%. I give up way to easily. I am working to change everything one step at a time. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:49:14 EST Today .... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5747760 I was really convicted this weekend on how over weight I am. Tomorrow start fresh. Here I go. .. <BR> <BR> On a strange note just managed to get a splinter in my head and it hurts like head. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:13:59 EST Feb 12, 2014 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5622060 Quote of the Day <BR> "Don't let other people tell you what you want." <BR> – Pat Riley <BR> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 09:18:12 EST Feb 6, 2014 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5616710 Quote of the Day <BR> "When you cannot make up your mind between two evenly balanced courses of action, choose the bolder." <BR> – William Joseph Slim <BR> Thu, 6 Feb 2014 09:24:01 EST January 23, 2014 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5603199 Quote of the Day <BR> "He who cannot change the very fabric of his thought will never be able to change reality." <BR> – Anwar al-Sadat <BR> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 09:52:12 EST January 22, 2014 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5602155 Quote of the Day <BR> "Valor lies just halfway between rashness and cowardice." <BR> – Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra <BR> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 09:59:38 EST january 21, 2014 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5601073 Quote of the Day <BR> "Trust your hunches. They're usually based on facts filed away just below the conscious level." <BR> – Dr. Joyce Brothers <BR> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 09:51:40 EST january 17, 2014 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5596665 Quote of the Day <BR> "Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, but only saps today of its strength." <BR> – A. J. Cronin <BR> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 07:39:52 EST Things I like to do: http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5595757 This is a list of things I like to do and I am putting them back into my life. I have put so many things before me that I lost myself. That is stopping. I can't take care of my kids if I don't take care of myself. <BR> <BR> 1) I love to quilt/sew. <BR> 2) I love to hike <BR> 3) I love gardening <BR> 4) I love swimming <BR> 5) I love going to the beach <BR> 6) I love geocaching <BR> 7) I love bike riding <BR> 8) 5 years ago I did a road race series which i loved. I will start running again an... Thu, 16 Jan 2014 10:25:18 EST Goals for 2014 and this January http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5595752 1) lose 80 lbs by 12/31/2014 <BR> 2) yoga 15 min 3x week <BR> 3) Run 1 mile without stopping by 1/31/2014 (I ran .75 miles yesterday) <BR> 4) Strength train 10 min 3x week <BR> 5) Enjoy life <BR> 6) Get Outside <BR> 7) Be independent <BR> 8) Drink more water <BR> 9) Eat Breakfast <BR> 10) Finish what I start Thu, 16 Jan 2014 10:21:01 EST