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So thankful!

Tuesday, April 02, 2013      2 comments

I have so many things to be thankful for right now: Last week my son was diagnosed as lactose intolerant. The poor kid has been sick for years and our old doctor just ignored my concerns. We found a new doctor who is really into nutrition. She... Read more

Need a rewind button

Tuesday, March 19, 2013      3 comments

Yesterday was great! I woke at my new time 4:45am to get my workout in and accomplished everything I had planned for the day. By 8pm, I was exhausted. I went through my nightly routine and that's when I got my second wind. I tossed and turned al... Read more

Excuses

Thursday, February 21, 2013      4 comments

I'm tired of making excuses for my lack of self discipline. I started off the Peak challenge strong and was immediately seeing improvements spiritually, physically and emotionally. Then I let the struggles of life choke out all the progress I ha... Read more

Excuses

Thursday, February 21, 2013      1 comments

I'm tired of making excuses for my lack of self discipline. I started off the Peak challenge strong and was immediately seeing improvements spiritually, physically and emotionally. Then I let the struggles of life choke out all the progress I ha... Read more

Fallen off the wagon

Wednesday, January 23, 2013      7 comments

I have not been doing so well with the healthy eating and exercise since this last Sat. I lost track of my priorities and let the urgent take control over the important. So thankful it's only been a couple days. Read more

Parenting: three teens and a toddler, oh my

Saturday, January 19, 2013      2 comments

I'm learning that while all the parenting books I've read have been beneficial, there's not one approach that seems to work for all my children. They are all such different people with different personalities and needs. My oldest daughter, who... Read more

Success beyond the scale - moving towards a healthy family

Saturday, January 12, 2013      6 comments

The Peak313 Challenge that I have been doing has been great! This afternoon I noticed that I'm making headway on one of my highest priority goals; my family is on board with this healthy lifestyle. I realized that my teenagers have not asked for... Read more

Fiber

Monday, January 07, 2013      3 comments

This past summer, I participated in a Made to Crave bible study. I am still reaping the benefits. One of the things I learned was about the importance of fiber. Tracking my food has been very beneficial. I looked over the past week and noticed t... Read more

God is trying to teach me a lesson...thru Job

Friday, January 04, 2013      5 comments

The book of Job is my least favorite in the Bible and it's the one I'm currently reading. Every time I read it, I find myself getting more irritated with the guy. What happened to him was tragic, I get that. But it just feels like he goes on and... Read more

Weekly Goals (a few days late)

Wednesday, January 02, 2013      4 comments

I've been in the habit of making weekly goals for myself for 2 years but figure I'll start posting them here Spiritual - daily devotionals (slipped during holidays) Marriage - pack his lunches & more verbal affirmation Parenting - help ... Read more

A quick peek at the old me

Sunday, July 29, 2012      5 comments

Last night my hubby and I had a babysitter. It's very rare that he has a Sat night off and even more rare that we have someone to watch our littlest one when he does have a night off. Well the hubby really wanted to go hang out with some of our ... Read more

Might be time to go back to work

Wednesday, July 25, 2012      5 comments

So I told my hubby that tonight we needed to have a sit-down and discuss the possibility of me going back to work. I'm very conflicted on the whole idea. I love staying home with my children and managing the home but I really want to get ahead f... Read more

My other demon

Wednesday, July 18, 2012      6 comments

Okay, so I have another confession. I am so embarrassed and this is difficult to admit but the Bible does say to "confess our sins to one another" and I think the longer I keep fighting this on my own, the harder this will be. I am currently in ... Read more

First Blog entry

Wednesday, July 18, 2012      5 comments

I've been on SP a couple years but haven't been too serious about it. Shortly after joining in 2010, I became pregnant with child #4. I already had 3 children. One was already a teenager and my twins were fast approaching. I never gained much we... Read more


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