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Today's Kick in the butt!
Thursday, January 07, 2010      7 comments

Or lack there of. I have had a very off week so far. I was expecting to fly out on Monday for a new job. I never did. Instead, I got an email requesting a third interview the next day. So overwhelmed with not knowing what was going o... Read more
Sunday, January 03, 2010      7 comments

The older I get, the more I enjoy Saturday mornings. Perhaps it's the quiet solitude that comes with being the first to rise, or maybe it's the unbounded joy of not having to be at work. Either way, the first few hours of a Saturday morning a... Read more
Today's Kick in the butt!
Saturday, January 02, 2010      13 comments

Well, another day, another kick. I woke up this morning feeling great. I have not felt so excited to start the day in I have no idea how long. Despite all the challenges I have ahead of me for this year here on SP, despite having set some... Read more
My 2010 Wish List
Saturday, January 02, 2010      7 comments

Here is a list of what I would like to do this year. Calgary Dance Stampede Calgary Marathon Portland Dance Festival River City Dance Festival Dance Finale – Las Vegas Las Vegas Rock ‘n Roll Marathon UCWDC Worlds competition ... Read more
Small Stone of the Week – Jan 3-9, 2010
Saturday, January 02, 2010      0 comments

Well, I have taken a hiatus from this, but it’s time to get back to it. I need to be accountable daily for my exercise, nutrition, and weight loss progress. I have found if I set weekly goals, and check in at least twice that week, I am more l... Read more
Today's Kick in the butt!
Friday, January 01, 2010      9 comments

I am so tired today, it's not even funny. Sitting here barely awake. Not really sure why. I took yesterday off. I made it to Onederland on Dec 31 when I weighed in in the morning. I took the day to get my hair done, relax, see the chi... Read more
A Look Back Over My Past Spark Year...
Friday, January 01, 2010      3 comments

Here are some interesting Statistics of my past year here on Sparks. Keep in mind, my year started March15. Fitness Minutes: Yearly total: 16,623 Monthly Avg: 1774.78 Best month: April - 2,865 However, see below to see why May win... Read more
Onederland! I made it
Thursday, December 31, 2009      22 comments

This morning I weighed in at 199.8lbs. I didn't think I could make it. It was a huge goal - to loose almost 5lbs in a week to make it by Jan1. Done. And a day early to boot. I am so excited I can barely type.... Read more
A new, but kind of familiar, feeling
Wednesday, December 30, 2009      7 comments

I have been having a strange feeling the past 5 days. Well, not strange but different. I have had this feeling before, but forgot about it. I feel exhausted. If I wanted to get up and go running, I couldn't. However, at the same time I ... Read more
Not going ... Day 6
Wednesday, December 30, 2009      4 comments

Well, another day, another lb. Not quite, but close. The scale was at 200.4lbs this morning. That means if I can loose another 0.5lbs, I make it to Onederland. Today it's snowing and cold. I so don't want to go. However, 0.5lbs. If I ... Read more
Not going ... Day 5
Tuesday, December 29, 2009      14 comments

Well, the scale is down to 201.0lbs today. That means, if I loose at least 1.1lbs before Jan1, I will have made it. I am so excited. I just might be able to make it. Today is a little tricky. I am working this afternoon. I have a few t... Read more
Not going ... Day 4
Monday, December 28, 2009      10 comments

I think I am going to make it. 4 days left, and 2lbs. That is about .5lbs per day. So far, I have lost 2.2lbs in the last 2days. I am staying hydrated. I am eating - eating healthier and cutting out empty calories this week. The major diff... Read more
Not going ... Day 3
Sunday, December 27, 2009      6 comments

Well, yesterday was an incredible success for me. I burned more calories than I thought possible. The only thing I am a little worried about is that I ate too few calories. As usual, I am not hungry after my workout. It took a lot of effort ... Read more
Not going ... Day 2
Saturday, December 26, 2009      6 comments

Okay, yesterday I decided to start this mini challenge on my own around mid day. Yesterday, I was over my calories, but mostly due to poor choices I made BEFORE I decided to embark on this. So, today, I had a great breafast - around 250 ... Read more
Not going to let the Holidays take me for a ride...
Friday, December 25, 2009      11 comments

Okay, I am feeling like I really need to keep writing today, so if you are bored, go right ahead and keep reading. If not, I won't take it personally. In the meantime, I am going to just go with the flow of where it's taking me right now... Read more

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