Confessions of a former sparker
Once upon a time, I was a sparker. A real sparker. I was on here all.the.time. I tracked. I blogged. I commented on everyone elses blogs and I was really a part of this awesome community. I lost 30+ lbs and was f... Read more
I heart Bikram
I know I've said it before, but I freakin LOVE Bikram Yoga. Nothing else compares! I've been in AZ all weeek and finally got back into my practice since there was a place a mile away from my in-laws. I feel SO good. Also, it's saving me from gai... Read more
It's been WAY too long, I know. I've had so many adventures of late, and just two weeks ago my hubby finally returned home from deployment!
My parents came to visit in Feb and we had a really great time! My mom an... Read more
Diva Dash, Bikram, Nutritionist, and more!
I'm not very good at being on here, am I? :(
So I was sick for the entire month of Jan. How lame is that?! I did do the Shape Diva Dash on the 21st despite being dead sick and it was really fun! 35mins for a 5k obstacle cour... Read more
6 Week Challenge!
My hubby should be home in 6 weeks. And I am still up 6 lbs from when he left, thanks to Christmas and eating my feelings. Yikes! And being sick for 3 weeks - which I still am - has left me with no energy and made me very lazy! Bad juju!
So... Read more
I can't believe it's already been a week since I was last on here! I'm still sick with a nasty cough so I haven't started Bikram yet :( But I've been walking for an hour every day and trying to stay a bit active and eating better, so that's good... Read more
Long time no spark!
I feel like all last year I came and went in spurts. Overall, I ended this year with a slightly higher weight than I did the year before. Bummer. I've still lost over 30lbs since beginning this journey in 2010, but 2011 was kinda a bust for me, ... Read more
Goals for the Weekend
My biological mom is going to be in town this weekend so I am blogging specfically to hold myself accountable. My goal is to eat in my calorie range, lots of fruits and veg, lean protein and if I have a treat, only have it be itty bitty or a lit... Read more
MOD, me? :)
So I am totally stoked and completely honored that despite my summer abscence from spark and only a week into my personal 30-day Bikram challenge I was named the MOD for today! How exciting!!!!
Today was Day 8 for 8 and I am still totally l... Read more
My Body...On Bikram
Today is day 5 of my 30 day Bikram challenge and I feel aaaaaamazing.
In just 5 days, SO much has changed:
-All I want to eat are a zillion fruits and veggies and clean noshes
-Fried, fatty foods not only sound disgusting, the smell ... Read more
Whoops, I seem to have gone missing again!
My inconsistancy is getting kinda old. Gah. But here I am...again...lol ;) Hopefully I'll manage to stick around for real now! I've actually been doing really well this week, just aiming to hit the gym each day and I've felt... Read more
Birthday Present to Myself!!!
Sorry I've been such a stranger lately. I kinda got caught up with life and fell away from here again, and not-so-shockingly so did my progress. But it's my 25th birthday tomorrow and I am giving myself the gift of dedication... Read more
I just realized something really important. Literally like 5 minutes ago.
I know why I eat mindlessly so often.
In most relationships you can text or call each other throughout the day, right? I can't. B's inside a ship 12+hrs a day an... Read more
I'm going to make this short and sweet.
Get your butt back into gear!!!
Don't wait one more second to get back on track. You've got a challenge to rock! So start rockin already! So you got derailed a bit over your anniversary weekend.... Read more
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My First TATTOO!!!! (w/ pics!)
I got my very first tattoo on my anniversary this weekend! AAAAHHHHHH!
I'm not going to lie, I was pretty nervous once we were in the shop, but the tatoo artist, Travis, was wonderful! Although this was actually quite spontaneous - I litera... Read more