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My Journey
Friday, December 20, 2013      2 comments

Here's a link to my public blog about my journey :) http://journeytoanewamanda.b
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Sharing My Story
Wednesday, September 25, 2013      1 comments

I've started writing a public blog about my journey to find a better me. If you'd like to read it, please click on the link below :) http://journeytoanewamanda.b Feel free to share or comment - I love sharing my story ... Read more
2013 - A new beginning
Monday, April 08, 2013      2 comments

I've said it many times, new year, new beginning. However, I don't think I've ever had the right tools to actually make a change. 2012 was a rough year for me, personally and professionally. I spiraled downhill pretty quick and found my... Read more
A New Year . . . Continuing to work towards my goals
Wednesday, January 04, 2012      0 comments

I had a pretty rough month of December. No matter what I did, I just couldn't stay well! From the time I went back to work until we went on Winter Break, I don't think there was one day where I felt any better than 75%. I may have exercised 1... Read more
Goal #1 Accomplished!
Sunday, October 30, 2011      3 comments

Back on June 27th when I restarted my weight loss journey I had high hopes but not a whole lot of confidence! Fast forward 4 months and my confidence is growing! I have officially lost 22 pounds by my (self-imposed) deadline! When I stepped o... Read more
Off to a new start
Sunday, July 11, 2010      1 comments

In a week or so, it will have been 5 years since I discovered Spark. All of the tools here helped me lose 70 pounds once. Unfortunately, due to some health problems, depression and dishonesty with myself about food, I have gained most of it ba... Read more
A huge milestone in my life . . .
Saturday, March 27, 2010      2 comments

Today I turn 30. Five years ago this day seemed so far away. Although I am not married and I do not have any children (2 things I thought I would have by the time I turned 30), I am sooo happy with my life. I am blessed with a wonderful famil... Read more
Half Marathon #2!!
Monday, May 04, 2009      0 comments

I did it again! My mom and I completed the Flying Pig Half Marathon in 3:37! That is almost exactly the same time we had last year but we were happy with it! My new shoes and the training we did definitely paid off in the end - I was actuall... Read more
Starting Anew
Thursday, July 03, 2008      1 comments

I have been at a standstill for almost a year now with my weight. Some of it is due to my health issues and some to my laziness. Probably more to the latter!! :) As of the 1st of July, I have recommitted myself to losing these last 15-20 pound... Read more
Sunday, May 04, 2008      1 comments

I am not a runner, never have been, never will be. I don' get much enjoyment out of it. But I took the opportunity today to walk in my first hal marathon. The Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon has been around for 10 years (since I was 18) and I ... Read more
Still going . . .
Monday, February 04, 2008      0 comments

I think I have definitely broken through my plateau - it sure lasted long enough! I am enjoying seeing some results on the scale again and it is probably just in my head but I even think that I look a little better when I see myself in the mirr... Read more
Off to a good start . . .
Saturday, January 26, 2008      0 comments

2008 seems to be off to a good start - I have managed to lose about 3 lbs since th beginning of the year. After several months spent gaining and then not being able to lose, I am very excited about my progress. This is definitely proof that if... Read more
Trying to keep up
Monday, January 14, 2008      0 comments

Things seem to be oging a little better. I have finally broken through this plateau and saw my weight go down a little on the scale this past weekend. I was so excited! I know this program works and i just have to stick with it adn make littl... Read more
Long time . . .
Monday, December 31, 2007      0 comments

It has been a long time since I posted in my blog. New year, new focus I am hoping. I have definitely hit a bump in the road. I had a lot of medical issues last year nad with that my eating habits went down the tubes. I am going to see a new... Read more
I am 27 today!
Tuesday, March 27, 2007      2 comments

Well, it is my 27th birthday and I would say my 26th year was pretty eventful. I bought my first house, continued to lose weight, had some serious health issues and now I am ready to start a new year! I am hoping I can put my medical issues be... Read more

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