Saturday, March 08, 2014      4 comments

Okay.... so I've been at this for three weeks now - going strong, eating between 1500-2000 calories per day and exercising 4-5 times per week. I haven't done this well in quite awhile. Week 3 is usually the week I fall off the wagon, so this j... Read more
Completely Non-Deserving
Saturday, January 26, 2013      2 comments

Well....this week had its good moments and bad moments when it came to eating and exercising. I started out great in the beginning of the week because I gained the week before due to bad choices. At the end of the week..... I started makin... Read more
Cheat Days
Saturday, January 12, 2013      1 comments

Whenever I commit to eating well, exercising and living a healthier lifestyle, I always have one cheat day a week (which is always on Saturday after my weigh in). When I don't eat well consistently, I am a bottomless pit, my stomach never... Read more
Big Loss = Keep Going, NOT Eating!
Saturday, January 05, 2013      2 comments

I lost 7.8 lbs. this week! Woohoo! This is my first week starting back up.....and is a great motivator. Usually, when I start out and lose a bunch of weight in the first week, its like I give myself the excuse to eat more since I'm ahead of t... Read more
Thursday, January 03, 2013      3 comments

I've noticed that when my eating falls of track, so does everything else. When I am eating well, the house stays cleaner and responsibilities get taken care of. I feel better emotionally and I take care of things. When I'm not eating w... Read more
New Tricks
Thursday, January 03, 2013      2 comments

So.... I went to an OA How meeting before and it wasn't really for me. However, I have started a routine for the new year : working out for 45 minutes while listening to an OA phone meeting. Last nights topic was discipline, commitment an... Read more
How to Succeed?
Saturday, December 29, 2012      2 comments

How do you put faith in yourself when you've failed so many times? Its the beginning of a new year soon, and I need to start doing something about my weight....before I get even larger. I've tried so many times.....failed so many times....... Read more
OA No Way?
Tuesday, December 04, 2012      6 comments

Been awhile since I blogged.....or anything..... I fell off track yet again, gaining almost 8 pounds. I've been thinking a lot about WHY I eat. My two main issues are: self control and mindset. Those are the big ones that I can't seem to ... Read more
Scared & Stressed
Friday, June 29, 2012      2 comments

So today was a weird day. I was all ready for work and my husband left a note on the table: "Play the song in your CD player." This is his way of being romantic---I believe it was supposed to be a song about how he felt about me----but I never... Read more
Mowing- An Analogy
Monday, June 25, 2012      1 comments

So I have no problems mowing our front yard.. The backyard is .25 acres, which may not be that big, but to someone who weighs as much as I do----it can be a scary place. Especially when attempting to push a lawn mower throughout the entire yar... Read more
Test Results Back
Thursday, June 21, 2012      3 comments

Just wanted to update my blog with my test results. I had my glucose, cholesterol and thyroid tested----everything is perfect and in normal ranges. I haven't completely screwed myself over yet health-wise. I still have time to turn things aro... Read more
Here I am...starting fresh again.
Tuesday, June 19, 2012      1 comments

So I'm back at it again.... at least I will be starting Thursday. I like having my favorites before I start my journey again, so I will start again on Thursday. I will eat the way I ate a few years ago when I lost 70 lbs. The difference this ... Read more