8/27 - 8/28
I woke up Friday morning dreading getting on the scale knowing that I wasn't as careful food wise as I had been in the weeks before the wedding. I was eating when I was hungry and not always the things that I might have said were the best for m... Read more
Yesterday was a success! I fell a little below my calorie range, even though I was able to eat a small roast beef sub and a bowl of popcorn with my fiance. Today, hopefully I'll be able to make it! My lunch today is leftovers from dinner last... Read more
Hello... my name is...
Cassie and I'm a habitual over eater! There, I said it! I was talking with the fiance last night (again) about my weight; however, this time, it was him asking me what my "plan b" was for when school starts again. After a lengthy discussion,... Read more
Background information: My wedding is 16 days away as of today!
Last Wednesday, my Mom called me and said she could take the afternoon off of work so she could come to my bridal fitting with me. This was really important to her since I bo... Read more
Bye bye funk!
Last week was a rough week to say the least! My fiance's job was shaky, and I got three rejections from the three schools I applied at, even the two that I had worked at before. One was even where I graduated from high school! Seriously, I wa... Read more
More good news!
So, I thought I was in a good mood yesterday, but I think I'm in a better mood today! The shower went great! We had a great time and we really appreciate the gifts everyone got us! I did have cak,e since it was my party and it would be rude n... Read more
Could I be in a better mood?
Yesterday was a very busy day for me! I had an interview yesterday for a HS English position at a school district where I had been excized a few years ago (I taught reading at the time, though). The interview went great! I got to see many fam... Read more
Run Forrest, Run!
I was laying in bed this morning feeling bummed about not having the chance to get much of a workout in during the week when I realized how silly that was and got up. I knew I was going to workout, but I wasn't sure what. The weath... Read more
Matters of the heart
Tuesday night as I was driving home from work, I realized what my fiance had been trying to tell me for a while. Running isn't that hard!
I've been thinking about my heart a lot since that has been causing me problems with my blood press... Read more
Half empty or half full? -- long
This last weekend was a tough one! I was in a bad mood all weekend long and I really hurt my fiancÚ's feelings, which, of course, was the last thing I wanted to do. This feeling of being overwhelmed with everything going on in my life, good or... Read more
I had to talk myself into getting on the scale this morning for my weigh in. I realize that this week I have been off of school and I haven't been eating the way I normally do when I'm confined by when my students are in the room and when I can... Read more
I've been doing a TON of self - reflection over the last week or two. It really is interesting to see what I can come up with when I put my mind to it!
So, last night, my fiance came to bed and was talking about dinner for tonight. We'v... Read more
Back on the wagon
Last week was a difficult week, to say the least! Not only are my fiance and I dealing with my upcoming job loss, but on Monday, his grandmother was in a car accident. On Wednesday, she passed from the injuries she got during the accident. So... Read more
Standing up for yourself
My life has been in complete shambles for a few weeks now. I've been excised from the school district I work for, which has caused any number of other problems including non - stop figthing with my fiance and sky high blood pressure. I put a l... Read more
I guess I should start at the very beginning!
About a week and a half ago, I was at the doctor for a physical. I had to do this because I recently found out that at the end of this school year, I won't have a job for next year because of b... Read more