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Woo Hoo!

Thursday, November 10, 2011      2 comments

I finally made it through my plateau! As of yesterday, I've lost 20lbs since I joined SP in May. Now I have only 10lbs to get to my goal weight. Woo Hoo! emoticonRead more

Plateau?

Tuesday, October 18, 2011      0 comments

I was sick a few weeks ago, so I didn't work out at all but still tried to stick with a balanced diet, I don't eat junk food or go over my calories during that time. Then I got better and since then have been running every other day about 5 mile... Read more

Back to work!

Monday, October 10, 2011      1 comments

Well I was sick most of the weekend But I'm finally starting to feel better. Thankfully I had Columbus Day off, but tomorrow it's back to work for me in more ways than one. Since I have been sick (sinus infection) I've been doing nothing but eat... Read more

Cold season

Thursday, October 06, 2011      1 comments

Ugh! I'm sick! I never get sick. But apparently I picked up a sinus infection. Made a big pot of soup and am starting to feel better, but this sucks!... Read more

My first 5K run

Sunday, October 02, 2011      2 comments

Woo Hoo! I did it and improved my running time. I've participated in 5Ks before but usually only walking this time I took it seriously and ran about a 9 minute mile. So now my next goal is to run a half marathon. The 5k was too easy, i run that ... Read more

Woo Hoo!

Saturday, October 01, 2011      0 comments

I finally fit back into my size 10 clothes for the first time in almost 10 years. I'm so excited. The only thing that sucks is I have to buy new clothes. I started selling some of my bigger clothes on eBay because I am determined to not get fat ... Read more

I never thought I'd say this...

Tuesday, September 27, 2011      3 comments

I will be running in my first 5K race this weekend. I never before in my life enjoyed running, but somehow I've been able to change my way of thinking. So wish me luck this Sunday. I will be running a local charity race to support our fire depar... Read more

Made some progress but not there yet

Friday, September 02, 2011      0 comments

There is this German festival coming up in a few weeks and I was hoping to wear my old Dirndl (traditional German costume). I haven't fit into it since my 20's but I've made such good progress lately I was hoping it would fit. I tried it on toni... Read more

Random Exercise blog post

Tuesday, August 16, 2011      1 comments

I did it! Signed up for a 1 month unlimited bootcamp, and actually went to the class. Plan is to go every Tuesday and Thursday. I'm amazed I've been able to keep up this exercise streak for this long. Usually I run out of steam within a week or ... Read more

The teenagers couldn't keep up with me...

Tuesday, August 02, 2011      2 comments

So I spent 10 hours at 6 Flags Great Adventure yesterday with 4 of my teenage cousins age 12-16. So last ride of the day we said if we all run we can catch the last ride on the Nitro roller coaster. Except we were on the other end of the park. S... Read more

Chickpea salad

Wednesday, July 20, 2011      1 comments

So I finally figured out I can carry less containers to work if I combine ingredients from the sparkpeople meal plan. Duh! So today I combined 1/2 cup chickpeas, 1 cup cucumbers, tomatoes, parsley, lemon juice and fat free feta for a yummy summe... Read more

Gardening at night

Tuesday, July 19, 2011      2 comments

(That's from an old REM song) This heat is killing me and my vegetables. For the second year in a row I've planted some veggies in pots in our backyard. You would think the tomatoes like the heat, but appearently it is so hot the tomatoes don'... Read more

Week 5

Saturday, June 25, 2011      2 comments

Finally starting to settle in and not be as overwhelmed with all the tools on this website. I'm not much of a blogger. I prefer things short and sweet as the saying goes. I've been following the SP meal plan as closely as possible but it does ta... Read more


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