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Interesting quotes

Friday, May 22, 2015      1 comments

I was out running errands for work and read the following in front of a workout facility: "What you eat in private, you wear in public". Of course this caught my eye--not happy about the pounds that I am currently wearing! I am making changes... Read more

Gave myself a goodie!

Wednesday, May 20, 2015      2 comments

Yesterday I got an email telling me that I had received a trophy from Sparkpeople. The trophy was for completing one week of drinking 8 cups of water daily. I was shocked that I had made it an entire week! I had not even realized the accompli... Read more

Keeping my promises to me

Tuesday, May 19, 2015      2 comments

Keeping my promises to me may sound like a strange topic, but it is something that has been on my mind lately. I have come to realize that keeping my word to others has always been important to me, but keeping my word when it comes to taking ca... Read more

Changing the pattern

Wednesday, May 13, 2015      3 comments

I started the Denise Austin Bootcamp yesterday! It is on dvd and promises that you will lose inches in 30 days--the promise is true. I did the bootcamp last year and at the end of 30 days I had lost inches which was great, but for some reason ... Read more

Oh my aching legs--Inspiration!

Thursday, May 07, 2015      3 comments

I went for a walk yesterday on my favorite trail. While walking I found myself about to be slowed down by a group of walkers in front of me and oncoming cyclist. I decided to run past the group in front of me before the cyclist could get to us... Read more

Celebrating progress!

Tuesday, April 21, 2015      3 comments

When I embarked on losing weight I read an article that stated that as you lose weight you will notice changes then others will notice changes. Well that is also true in other areas of your life. I had a counseling appointment yesterday and wa... Read more

Quit the new job today!!!!!!!!!!!

Monday, April 20, 2015      6 comments

I QUIT the new job today!!! emoticon It feels like a weight has been lifted from my shoulders! I know that... Read more

New job day 2

Friday, April 17, 2015      2 comments

I was asked to meet for 5 hours today to brainstorm what my new job should entail. My direct supervisor was told to be in the meeting as well, but is not sure what her supervisor envisions for my new job. The meeting will only be 3 hours... Read more

Lesson in how not to be successful

Thursday, April 16, 2015      3 comments

I just finished orientation for my new part-time job. During orientation, I was told that most people start out as part-time employees with this company and then become full-time and stay with them for years. I don't think I will be one of tho... Read more

Living with Intention

Monday, April 06, 2015      5 comments

At the end of October 2013, I sat down with one of my church pastors, Steve. Steve is the kindest man I have ever known. We met because Steve is also a counselor--our meeting led to him mentoring me through one of the most difficult things I h... Read more

Summing things up.

Friday, April 03, 2015      2 comments

Last night as I watched a reality show I had an "aha" moment. The woman in the show had been through a rough year--she found out that her husband of many years had been unfaithful numerous times. She forgave her husband and even remarried him.... Read more

I HAD what I needed all along!!

Wednesday, April 01, 2015      4 comments

In addition to gardening, I am an avid couponer! I love getting a deal and have my own stockpile in the linen closet--my daughter laughs when I refer to the "linen closet" since there is only a tiny space for linen in the closet. Yesterda... Read more

Thanks for helping me up the hill!

Monday, March 30, 2015      5 comments

There is a saying "When you help someone up the hill, you help yourself up the hill." Sparkpeople is a place where people help each other up the hill and I am so glad to be a part of this place. Some of you have created teams, posted com... Read more

Loving myself!

Friday, March 27, 2015      7 comments

There is a line in a Whitney Houston song about learning to love yourself being the greatest love of all. It seems a bit odd that I would need to learn to love myself, but I am finding that loving myself is actually something that I need to lea... Read more

Taking time to...

Saturday, March 21, 2015      3 comments

I love playing in my garden! Time flies by while I dig in the dirt, pot plants, carry heavy bags of soil and mulch, cut the grass and more. I realized that as much as I love playing in my garden and seeing the finished product, I seldom if ev... Read more

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