Books and music were my childhood safe haven.
We have a fantastic relationship to this day.
Below is my favorite Shakespearian sonnet. The one that made me BELIEVE imperfection is alright. Attractive even. The one that made me have self-co... Read more
i don't wear colorful spandex.
i don't have the flippy cap.
i don't have a heart rate monitor or whatever those backpacks are called that are just for water.
i do have a basket on my bicycle and in that, i carry a big thermos i found at... Read more
I hope to get to this event.
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i remember taking walks with my dad as a kid.
we lived near railroad tracks and there was liquor store a couple blocks away.
i remember always stopping at that store for a bag of m&ms and a coke.
my father never had any concept of nutri... Read more
Yesterday, I biked 7 miles on the LA. River bike path.
Well ok, round trip, BUT STILL!!
I may have not been "in the zone".
I definitely was not the fastest. I am, after all, lugging in addition to my own excess weight, the combined weig... Read more
After an extended hiatus from my own priority list, I'm here to put ME back on top.
I mean that in the most selfless way possible.
I hope to get back to regularly tracking my food, exercising and blogging about it.
Spark people is now m... Read more
i've been a bad sparker.
however, i have been BUSY. hiking a lot more and doing p90x.
haven't stepped on a scale in weeks.
need to re-dedicate myself to sp.
things just come up, man. you know?
i have so much happening on a daily bas... Read more
back after hiatus and raring to go. RAWRing actually.
just haven't had time or desire to be online due to some unfortunate circumstances.
just a quick note to jump back in the swing of things and regain momentum.
my will is ... Read more
I MISS SPARK PEOPLE!!!
March got off to a crazier start than I would have preferred but I'm not gonna whine about it, gonna be a DOer . Been busy busy handling a lot and doing my best to keep on target with personal goals.
I have however, ... Read more
Dear Spark Buds, new and even more recent,
I have had an insanely busy week and wanted to let you know; I haven't given up!
Haven't been tracking my food online but I have in my little pocket/purse journal.
I've been making pretty wise ... Read more
What a strange month February was.
A roller coaster of weight, lifestyle and emotions.
I started strong, goofed, re-strengthened and re-goofed.
Back on the strong upswing for now...
My first calendar month on SP and here I am, 16lbs ... Read more
Didn't track my food or calories on friday.
Had friends over and drank too much and ate too much.
I have been avoiding the scale because I knew there would either be no weight loss or a gain in weight. Haven't been doing all I can. I don'... Read more
I'm about to sound like a commercial...
If you have cable t.v., there are a ton of workouts in the On Demand feature!
I find it's a fantastic way to try something new at no further cost.
So far, I've tried pilates, belly dancing, bigge... Read more