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There's something to be said
Tuesday, January 25, 2011      5 comments

when you have a joy in your heart. The week could have been better, but there's just a joy in having thanks for the things that are in your life. I have been reading "One Thousand Gifts" by Ann Voskamp, and her perspective is refreshing. It is ... Read more
Hunger is not there
Friday, January 21, 2011      1 comments

We have had a stressful week. Being in the ministry there is one thing that I have learned, when someone has a problem it doesn't matter what else is going on in that minister's life their problem should be a first priority. Call ASAP, we ... Read more
I got nothin'
Wednesday, January 19, 2011      3 comments

I wish that there was something interesting to say, but really there isn't. This weight loss journey can get... boring... redundant... not bad just not something exciting to share. I think that's what makes it hard. It's not like when you eat yo... Read more
Eating away your emotions
Sunday, January 16, 2011      3 comments

Isn't it what many of us do? We get stressed, we eat. Why the topic? Because today has been one of the worst days as a youth pastor's wife. I would love to scarf down pasta. Today is also the day I began my pride in womanhood. I would love to sc... Read more
Love Support: Hubby makin' Breakfast
Saturday, January 15, 2011      1 comments

Last night was my indulge night. What made these two dishes high in calories was the use of cheeses, and cream. It was the Pasta Primavera and Garlic Cheese Bread from The Pioneer Woman. The Pasta said it was for a serving of four, but there is ... Read more
Planning ahead makes for days of difference (and a couple mini reeses cups)
Friday, January 14, 2011      1 comments

There are a few things about being a planner. You feel you have to plan everything, and then it just all gets really complicated. I'm a planner, and I say that because when you have a four year old and 15 month old planning seems like... a joke... Read more
Measurement Reflection
Thursday, January 13, 2011      2 comments

I went back in time to 2007 to look at my measurements from Dec 07-May 08 then now. Here are my findings: Bust: Dec 07- 43 May 08- 37.5 Jan 11- 43 Waist: Dec 07- 37.5 May 08- 30.75 Jan 11- 40.5 Hips: Dec 07- 48.25 ... Read more
Lessons learned then and now: 1) Dressing up your food 2)...
Thursday, January 13, 2011      2 comments

There are a few things that I learned from my first fight with the precious bulge that is apart of me. I still remember those things, and I think that is what makes this second journey both frustrating and easy. Frustrating because well... I gai... Read more
The birds are chirping this morning... er... no, but that's okay
Wednesday, January 12, 2011      1 comments

I'm in the kitchen awaiting for the toaster sound to be made that my bagel is done. You know that spring released sound. As I wait though for that to interrupt my thoughts I listen to Adie Camp's "Redemption Song" watching both my boys eat their... Read more
Beginning again...
Sunday, January 09, 2011      2 comments

So, the postpartum run was about all this new mommy of two could muster up. Logan has been a a baby that has given me trials. He is opposite from Luk, and he is very much my tumor, my growth... he is attached at the hip. However, he is 15 months... Read more
The First Postpartum Run
Saturday, November 07, 2009      2 comments

It went well. I was only able to do a mile, but that is better than nothing. I have noticed recently that my goal to get back in shape is more about the fact that I have done it before. I am trying to figure out if that is a good thing. My sons ... Read more
Getting started after Logan
Monday, November 02, 2009      3 comments

This is at 37 weeks pregnant. Well, it's the time to start doing the SP life again! Logan was a great joy to deliver, and I know for certain that I could not be saying this... Read more
I'm gaining weight....
Monday, March 23, 2009      10 comments

Well, the scheming has worked. I am gaining weight slowly because a little boy or girl is coming into the world near Oct. 20th. Luk is excited, and he is telling everyone he... Read more
Motivation for the Motivator!
Friday, January 30, 2009      3 comments

I guess I needed a kick in the butt, and I got it from the all the wonderful goodies and comments on my page yesterday. I was the in the Motivator Spotlight. I have slacking... Read more
"Ms. Aislynn, You're so Pretty."
Thursday, January 29, 2009      1 comments

"Ms. Aislynn, You are so pretty." The first thing when I hear this, "Oh, they are really sucking up today." or "What do they want?" This phase of being pretty is something that the kids from my Youth Group say to me every week. Those that come... Read more

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