Well, since I have been away I have moved halfway round the world, back to Canada! My hubby got a posting for 2 years to a place less than 3 hours away from my family - which is AMAZING, but at the same time, it was a move with 5 weeks notice, t... Read more
Photo Shoot - One of the most amazing days of my life!
I went to do a photo shoot this past weekend with a group of my girlfriends - I thought it might be a giggle...I never thought that it might be a day of amazing growth and realization for me...
I was talked into it a week before after a few... Read more
OMG Seriously!??!? Woohooo!!
So I had a visit from a lady today regarding one of my kids, but I was running late after spinning class and a quick stop at the store for some bits for dinner. I hadn't met this lady before, but we ended up getting to my house at the same time ... Read more
How do I refocus? Feeling frustrated with myself!
So, since just before Christmas, when I hit that magic 100 lbs down, I feel like I have done nothing but lose and regain the same 5 ish pounds. My eating and tracking have gone out the window, my workouts are becoming few and far betwwen, and I... Read more
100 lbs down... WOW!
I cannot believe that I have actually made it to this point...things have slowed down so much the past few months, and with all the holiday hoopla the past few weeks I was wondering in the back of my head if I was ever going to actually make it!... Read more
My attitude just stinks today!!
I am really struggling for a bit of perspective today! I am tired, emotional, frustrated with a load of things that are or are not happening in my life that I have NO control over, and I have had just about bloody enough. And to top it off I am... Read more
Setback or lesson in taking care of me? Feedback appreciated!!
So, four days ago I came down with an absolutely EVIL case of tonsilitis - fever, chills, aches, throbbing head, can't swallow, don't want to eat, the whole bit. I am in the middle of a 6 week maximum results workout program, and all I can thin... Read more
Wow, it's been a while since I have blogged...
Since I have come back to SP in March after having my youngest wee boy, I haven't even thought aout blogging to be honest. Between looking after the kids, worrying about my hubby on tour in Afghanistan, doing my university course work, and tryi... Read more
Not a great day on a personal level - bloody car!! - but good food wise. I am pretty knackered tonight, so off to bed!! x... Read more
Slow and Steady - Day 91
After my recent backslide, I have decided to take things at a pace to get back into things - This week my focus is to get my eating and water back on track. If I can get some exercise in, then great, if not, I am not going to beat myself up abo... Read more
Day 90 - Starting over.
Well, I have had 2 weeks of self indulgence. I don't feel good about it, and I am just over 5 lbs heavier than I was 2 weeks ago, but the important thing is that I am still here.
The next round of the BL challenge has just started, and I a... Read more
Day 72 - Goal Met for the day, and it isn't even 9 am!!
Well, I did it! Got up - even after an absolutely horrible night with my 6 month old - and did my workout first thing. It isn't even 9 am and I am finished my workout for the day - cardio and strength training! Now I can spend the rest of my ... Read more
That's better - Day 71
Well, I did my workout today, and it was no where near as horrible as I had been anticipating! lol Why did I agonize so bloody much about it and not just DO the darn thing??
I always feel so much better when I get a workout in, and I know ... Read more
Day 70 - why is it so hard to get back on that wagon?
I am really struggling to get back into my exercise. I feel crappy because of the all day morning sickness, but that is no excuse not to get my cardio in. Truth is, I just can't be bothered to do much of anything at the moment!
I am going... Read more
Day 68 - What a twist in the road!
I have just cut and pasted an excerpt from our BL challenge message board:
Now, for the REALLY important stuff. Lori, I finally figured out what has been going on with me in regards to the dizziness and feeling sick after J... Read more