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I know... I know...

Saturday, November 01, 2014      3 comments

Today's weigh-in was frustrating. I have been working my butt off, eating exceptionally well, and doing what I need to do. SO WHY IS THERE NO CHANGE???? Now, I know... the numbers on the scale don't tell us everything. They won't say how mu... Read more

New motivation is always good!

Thursday, October 30, 2014      6 comments

My SIL invited me to join her at her fitness class (local community ed class... named Functional Fitness, but basically crossfit) a couple weeks ago. This was in response to my desperate plea for her to meet me at the local winery after a tough ... Read more

Portion control

Monday, September 29, 2014      5 comments

emoticon Portion control is this week's "Living the Good Life" challenge in my 5% challenge team. Uffda. I know ... Read more

Saturday... took a break from tracking today

Saturday, September 20, 2014      5 comments

So today was a crazy day in the food world--so I decided to take a break from tracking today. It was the first time in over 2 weeks (which I'm pretty proud of!) and I aimed at making good choices within reason, not telling myself "I'm off the ho... Read more

Excited to be a STARFISH! and a new family "bucket list"

Tuesday, September 16, 2014      5 comments

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Facebook Fast

Thursday, September 11, 2014      3 comments

I homeschool my 3 youngest kids (6th grade, 4th grade, and pre-k). I decided to go on a Facebook fast for two weeks while we got our homeschool under way. It's been an interesting experiment. I have done this before, but always let myself check ... Read more

Over 200 lb... wait. WHAT?!

Wednesday, September 03, 2014      4 comments

Yeah. 205. That number is not who I am or what I feel like. BUT it's reality. Just a year and a half ago I was down to 174. At that time I had worked consistently, tracking everything, and I saw the weight drop off. I felt GOOD. Since then I hav... Read more

April goals

Wednesday, April 02, 2014      3 comments

emoticon It's the first of the month already!!! So, I was just looking over my last post... goals for March. I... Read more


Monday, February 24, 2014      4 comments

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Tuesday, February 04, 2014      3 comments

emoticon WOW. I have not been sick in a lonnnnnng time. That all ended this weekend. And what a weekend for i... Read more

Fresh Produce in the Dead of Winter=HEAVEN!

Wednesday, January 29, 2014      2 comments

I am the coordinator for a local produce buying club. It has been such a godsend to be able to buy organic produce at wholesale prices twice a month! I have 5 POUNDS of red peppers in my fridge--well, actually only 4 pounds now since I munched a... Read more

Seize the day!

Saturday, January 25, 2014      4 comments

Today is your day! Grab it and wrangle it and make it yours. You are in control!!! Yes, I am. I WILL make healthy choice, I WILL make time for myself, I WILL M-O-V-E this body and it will be rockin' in no time at all! MOTIVATION... got... Read more

workout marathon coming up

Saturday, October 19, 2013      1 comments

Logged in, recorded everything I ate (I think?... oh, I need to write it all down right at that moment!), didn't get to workout. Grrr. That's the next step. I told my son today (15yo) that I NEED to get to SnapFitness EVERYDAY until the end of t... Read more


Friday, October 18, 2013      6 comments

emoticon I'm down right mad at myself. For the past two months I have let craziness rule my world--basically bein... Read more

Party day on the way!

Wednesday, June 12, 2013      4 comments

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