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Precious life...
Monday, August 06, 2012      3 comments

I just discovered that my dear friend, monty68, passed away on July 16 from lung cancer. I met Monty last year on spark after he commented on a blog I wrote. He was in his 70's and so full of love and life. He encouraged me to make my goals a... Read more
I took action...
Sunday, July 29, 2012      3 comments

Instead of talking about doing it...I did it. I have a baby sitter lined up for the kids. I have a workout partner I found on a local garage sale site. I dusted off my workout clothes and.... Went to the gym today. I will NOT re... Read more
Finding the c-section balance...
Monday, July 02, 2012      1 comments

I'm now 3 weeks post c-section. I healed quickly after my first baby and seem to have done the same with my second...this weekend I was moving /exercising a lot...well, a lot compared to my last 4 months of pregnancy. I walked a lot, playe... Read more
Relationship sabotage...
Friday, June 29, 2012      7 comments

Why is it that when a relationship is not going so great it sabotages your efforts to lose weight? Oh wait. Its because I'm an emotional eater so feeling of depression or sadness or anger make me want to rip open a carton of icecream and i... Read more
I don't wanna...
Tuesday, June 26, 2012      7 comments

There are a lot of things I don't wanna do... Pass up the icecream is one that comes to mind.... Same with not eating doritos. How about exercising every day? Yeah...I don't wanna... But today I was perusing a bunch of s... Read more
Baby weight
Tuesday, June 26, 2012      2 comments

I have found myself to be one of those fortunate women who loses weight while pregnant. At least until the last trimester where I gain it all back plus some, but the misery is short lived and after baby is born the weight comes back off... ... Read more
Diabetes yah yah yah
Friday, June 22, 2012      3 comments

Remember in Rio when Blu says he hates Samba and makes fun of it by saying, "Tico Taco yah yah yah" No? Oh, well maybe you don't watch it about 4 times per week like we do in our house since its my 3 year old's favorite movie. ANYWH... Read more
Baby Jax is here and I'm back to sparking!
Thursday, June 21, 2012      3 comments

Tell me they aren't the cutest little duo of kids EVER?! Baby arrived 12 days ago and in the process of post birth I'm down 15 pounds from my pre-pregnancy weight. ... Read more
Bun in the oven
Friday, January 06, 2012      9 comments

Holy macaroni! (100% whole wheat, of course...) I'm having a baby! Yesterday was my 15 week appt and I couldn't keep that ear to ear grin off my face watching the little bean on ultrasound waving arms around and being totally uncooperative... Read more
Christmas challenge - Day 1
Sunday, November 27, 2011      2 comments

TODAY'S CHRISTMAS CHALLENGE!!! Brainstorm 5 fun things you can do instead of the usual Christmas baking. GO!!! Love, Rebecca926 1. Make salt dough or felt ornaments. 2. Go caroling (plus its exercise!) 3. Build a sn... Read more
Taking my lumps...
Monday, September 26, 2011      3 comments

I just spent the last 5 days traveling to Prague for sightseeing and Munich for Oktoberfest. NOT recommended for those attempting to lose weight. I thought that maybe walking around the cities would counteract the actual affects of ea... Read more
125 reasons...and a reminder...
Monday, September 19, 2011      4 comments

I wrote this out awhile ago, but after the weekend of indulging that I had...which included the bare minimum of even MOVING...I decided I needed to reread my reasons for wanting to drop each of these stinky pounds...and remind myself that I need... Read more
The starting line...
Thursday, September 15, 2011      2 comments

So...this week I meant to blog at least 4 days about the following topics: 1. C25K - running while sick and congested 2. Worrying about other people staring at you all the time 3. Tracking my food and why my lazy arse just doesn't do... Read more
Blogging fresh...
Friday, September 09, 2011      3 comments

I hemmed and hawed trying to come up with an appropriate title for this blog. Essentially the past few days I've been trying to blog fresh. Not fresh as in ooh-laa-laa type of thing. Although a few catcalls are very motivating. What ... Read more
Couch potato be gone!
Wednesday, September 07, 2011      3 comments

Holy crap. I got it in my peabrain head that to lose weight I should start running again. There is a little back story here that I have to fill you in on... In 2001-2002 I decided to run a marathon. I started training and got up to 13 mi... Read more

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