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Today's Ah hah! moment

Tuesday, July 03, 2012      11 comments

Today is the first day that I have spent at home, by myself (besides my kitty) working. And you know what? I realized that part of why I didn't want to work from home - not from Starbucks - is because I was scared. Now what, exactly, you ... Read more

Anyone see Monty Python? I think I am the Black Knight!

Sunday, July 01, 2012      7 comments

Well, I had an awesome day today. Got up, had a great breakfast, and a smoothies, then hit the gym. I hate summer sometimes though - i can't handle the heat - even inside. I got through half my running program and was getting overheated. a... Read more

Rough day

Friday, June 29, 2012      7 comments

It was a rough day. We ended up eating out most of the day cause the cupboard was a bit bare. I made decentish choices. Very stressful day though, but I managed to not stress eat, so I'm proud of that. I had alot of aches and pains, so... Read more

1 year anniversary & my progress

Tuesday, June 26, 2012      13 comments

Well, it's my 1 year anniversary tomorrow! Pretty exciting! So here's what I've managed! (The stuff NOT on my accomplishment blog from the other day) I'm down 2 clothing sizes! From last year - Weight = 237 to start - I have no sca... Read more

My accomplishements

Friday, June 22, 2012      10 comments

At Bigpawsup suggestion, I'm posting the accomplishments I've had thus far. Weight: I'm down 20 lbs I have had to recreate my wardrobe; nothing fit! My wedding dress is too big! (from about a year ago)! When I where a dress with no ... Read more

How does one off handed comment cut so deep?

Friday, June 22, 2012      14 comments

Mom & I went to subway for lunch today, and I did really good - I had a 6 inch turkey sandwich with light mayo, spinach, and tomatoes (the tomatoes are new for me - I usually avoid them). I also got a yogurt - they have FABULOUS yogurt with re... Read more

I feel so STRONG!

Wednesday, June 20, 2012      7 comments

I hemmed and hawwed and tried to excuse myself from my exercise today. In the end, I got dressed, headed downstairs, and worked out. I started with running. Now I've been feeling a bit UNDER challenged with the spark 5k program I was doi... Read more

I feel so STRONG!

Wednesday, June 20, 2012      7 comments

I hemmed and hawwed and tried to excuse myself from my exercise today. In the end, I got dressed, headed downstairs, and worked out. I started with running. Now I've been feeling a bit UNDER challenged with the spark 5k program I was doi... Read more

Being the leader of a "class of" group

Monday, June 18, 2012      4 comments

I've been on Spark ALOT today. Mostly on my new "Class Of" group. They're a lively bunch! lots of hellos, a few new blogs to read. But the upside of this is that I've got my food logged, my activity thus far logged. :) And it's remi... Read more

On a better note...

Saturday, June 16, 2012      4 comments

Defiantly feeling mOre positive tonight than earlier :) I've had about 5 glasses of water now- and am still going, so I'll have to go to the bathroom tonight, but oh well. I realized that I only had 1 bad meal - more like over large snack- that... Read more

Life is NOT going my way!

Saturday, June 16, 2012      3 comments

I just want to have a temper tantrum right now. In the past mont I've had my phone stolen, replaces said phone (subsequently paying more on my phone bill). Now my fing wallet and checkbook were stolen. So now I have had to cancel all of that, ... Read more

Contemplating a Race

Monday, June 11, 2012      5 comments

I have gotten back on the horse with running, so emoticon so I'm thinking of signing up for another race. :) I'm ... Read more

Re-lighting the spark

Friday, June 08, 2012      7 comments

OK, I'll admit it. I've been dragging. My calories, although I'm tracking, are usually over. I gave my husband $10 3 months ago, and asked him to buy me something when I'd managed to stay on track for a week. I've yet to do it. :( So I ... Read more

My long weekend & Anniversary

Tuesday, June 05, 2012      3 comments

Well, the planning, stressing about the party, and HAVING the party is finally over. I had a fabulous time with my father who came in from out of town, my friends & family. So now it's back to the grindstone - and back on track with m... Read more

Finally relaxing

Friday, June 01, 2012      6 comments

Well, my dad is here, and day one is done. :) We went to Navy Pier, walked around, and had a great time. We went to Build-a-Bear and my dad made me the most adorable monkey from there! His name is Jules, and he's dressed as a Marine... Read more


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