My journey to my inner strength set to music
I was just going to do a blog to review my day. Then I started thinking about how far I've come in the last few years, and some of the music that's helped give me strength, or more particularly, find my own strength.
This is something th... Read more
Feeling a bit overwhelmed - the blog of randomness!
Right now, everything feels very up in the air. I'm about 22 weeks pregnant, and the reality of things is starting to sink in. in less than 5 months, I'm gonna have a newborn to take care of! Yikes! I've been trying to run my own businesess;... Read more
Staying up late cause I napped too long!
Hi everyone! It's been a fun day, but not very active (that will SO change tomorrow!)
Today was my cousins 1-year birthday party. It was alot of fun; but there way WAY too much junk food, and as I broke my own rule about skipping breakfa... Read more
Well, today is Dec. 5th. One of my goals for this month was to be more consistent with my fitness. Today I earned my 250 fitness minute award! :) YEA! ... Read more
Beginning to recognize myself
Over the summer, I remember having my husband take a picture of me as I stood against the bow of a boat on the Chicago River. Looking at that picture, I had to do a double-take. I didn't recognize myself. I had lost enough weight (about 20 l... Read more
Ok, I have alot to say today!
I MADE my actual month goal of 1,200 minutes!!!!!! WOOOHOO! Major kujos to to my hubby who pushed me to get that last hour in today! :D I've done a lot of walking today. And I mean ALOT! :) But it's all good! I'm so proud of myself!
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Gaining control of a trouble issue!
I'm blogging a second time, cause I made some real progress today on an issue that feels silly, but makes a lot of sense.
I've figured out that part of my extra spending and also poor calorie control is that Chris & I eat out a lot. Alot o... Read more
Ok, I suck at daily blogging!
It is amazing how hard it is to get back in the habit of daily writing. I used to do this everyday when I was a kid. Then I listened to mom and others who said that journaling everyday was something I should have outgrown by now. While it's n... Read more
My day's review
There's alot on my mind today, so don't mind if this blog is a bit random.
First, I had my dr's appointment today, and I went in there prepared to do battle. Last time she dismissed alot of my questions, and also was mostly concerned wit... Read more
Post Thanksgiving Back on the Wagon
Hi! Well, I hope everyone had a good Thanksgiving. I know I did. I loosed the reins a little bit. I didn't track, but I did take reasonable portion sizes of everything, I made sure to eat fairly lightly before hand - but still eat, so I did'... Read more
Stressed out day, and an exercise relax
So I had a really stressful day; trying to plan out Thanksgiving. My family isn't used to the idea that we have more than than just my family to go to though, so they got a bit spastic about it. *sighs* I try to make everyone happy, but it ne... Read more
My Vampire Day
I know, funny title for the blog :) I called it that cause hubby and I slept LATE today; we didn't get moving till nearly 4pm today. Oh, we got up, ate, ect, but kept going back to bed. It was just one of those days. :) Around 4 we got up, g... Read more
MOSTLY A RANT: Depressed, frustrated, and want my body back
Having a depressed day, kinda. I don't know why, maybe it's hormones. That seems to be everyone's answer when I'm not happy lately. :(
I feel fat. I'm never hungry lately, tho I know I need to eat more; I can see that plain enough on ... Read more
What makes me fall off the wagon
Change. I always struggle when the normal routine gets disrupted. THis might be by something as simple as the weekend. But it always does. Iv'e gotten better at trying to make weekends their own routine, but it hasn't always worked; there ar... Read more