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Dr. Orders
Thursday, March 28, 2013      1 comments

The last time I went to the DR. he had told me that I had to lose 20 lbs. I weight 178 and that was in Aug of 2012. I now weigh 161 lbs! I only have 3 more lbs to go but I'm not going to stop there! My ultimate goal is to get 150! I would b... Read more
You can do it.
Thursday, March 28, 2013      1 comments

I have a friend that I work with that is a mother of 6 whom of which her oldest is my age. Her mom was a health nut and died of cancer. She is very overweight and struggles with self image. She was trying nutrisystem which is all packaged foo... Read more
Look at your clothes
Wednesday, March 20, 2013      1 comments

I've posted before that when I look in a mirror I see no difference in the way I look. My clothes are getting bigger. A size 16 to 12 is a huge difference. I've been thinking about it. Everything that we say is "smaller" than something i... Read more
Tuesday, March 12, 2013      1 comments

Had an amazing weekend! Went on a hike with my Husband and dog. Its the first time I've ever been able to keep up and not need to really stop. We stopped for water and not exhaustion. I feel so good! We got a lot done too! Hubby and I ... Read more
God is Good!
Friday, March 01, 2013      4 comments

God has answered my prayers! We have accepted a position a local college in dining services. I started this past wed. I love it! It has been such a God send. On the other side, the are expecting the world from me so the pressure is on. I d... Read more
One day at a time
Wednesday, February 20, 2013      1 comments

I keep looking in the mirror thinking, "can you really tell a difference?" I guess the answer is yes. I don't know what I expect to see when I look but I thought that maybe I would have less rolls and a less wavy physique. On Sunday I went o... Read more
Stupid Trigger Foods!
Tuesday, January 29, 2013      2 comments

Yesterday I had a cookie then 3 more to follow. Then I had a small box of russel stovers chocolates. GRRRR! Once I started I was out of control. Doing better so far today! I made oatmeal with fresh cranberries in it. It was so good! It wa... Read more
Clean eating
Thursday, January 24, 2013      0 comments

So I started eating clean last Thursday. Eating no sweets and very little processed anything. I didn't realize how hard this really is. I thought that people that ate "whole foods" were nuts. But after all the research and different document... Read more
My weekend
Monday, January 21, 2013      1 comments

It was wonderful! The only way it could have been better would be that my dad and my sister would have been able to come up to visit with my mom. I had an interview on sat. That went pretty well and my mom came up for the rest of the weeke... Read more
Feeling relieved
Thursday, January 17, 2013      1 comments

Have you ever jumped into a pair of pants or jeans in this case and feel like they were snug? Then you put them in the wash and not wear them for a while and then they are falling off? Isn't that a great feeling? I often wonder if my butt had... Read more
Its a new day, a new week
Monday, January 14, 2013      1 comments

Feeling motivated again. I look in the mirror and I don't think it looks worse so I know I have kept the weight off. I went running outside again yesterday. I have ran 2 miles in 20 minutes by myself, without the dog. If it stays warm I will ... Read more
Fighting through the new year
Friday, January 11, 2013      1 comments

The cookies, cakes, candy, sweets in general just won't leave my house. We got a whole but for xmas. Then New Years eve came around and I bought a few more. We ate most of it in two days. I gained only 2 lbs which isn't bad but I still hadn't... Read more
Hit Rewind
Tuesday, December 11, 2012      1 comments

Well last week proved to be bad eating and exercising wise. I'm back in the saddle. I increased my weekly goals because I was hitting them in 2-3 days. On a personal note my husband was in a car accident friday night. He is ok! But the... Read more
Wednesday, December 05, 2012      2 comments

My husband took me on a mini vacation starting monday. I had an interview at 10 then we were on the road by noon. We shopped all day. Then we went to the hotel's brick oven restaurant and we had pizza. Went to the nut cracker came back to the ... Read more
Can't keep me down
Friday, November 30, 2012      0 comments

I pulled a muscle in my left hammy. Ouch! Made me so mad but I didn't let that stop me. I did push ups crunches and free weights. Leg is a little better today but I'm no going to push it. A 10 min jog with the wii will do just fine and I'll ... Read more

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