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A Positive Weekend
Monday, May 21, 2012      5 comments

A few positive notes about this weekend. 1) Blackberry Merlot = YUM! 2) Finally got to take a warm bubble bath, read, and shave my legs up proper. 3) Getting a little more adjusted to the standing job each weekend. My body isn't ... Read more
LDE Plan
Thursday, May 17, 2012      17 comments

LDE = Last Ditch Effort So it's no secret that I'm frustrated right now, but before I do this: I'm giving it one last ditch effort. Because I think people do... Read more
Mold Me
Wednesday, May 16, 2012      10 comments

Okay, confession's not working. LiveFit felt great, it really did...and then I had to give it up. Just like my cardio. I've had to give just about everything up lately and it friggin' BLOWS. And as much as I tell you I just wan... Read more
Wednesday, May 16, 2012      4 comments

So I bit the bullet and took yesterday off to get some rest. Of course the day ended up being full of chaos and errands to run and all that jazz, but it wouldn't be my life without the craziness it seems. I had set an appointment to see th... Read more
Fitness Can Be Made Anywhere
Monday, May 14, 2012      9 comments

More and more as I struggle to adapt my 2-job lifestyle to this way of living (note the order there), I'm faced with difficult challenges when it comes to getting to the gym. Now I love my lifting programs and am currently trying to use them to... Read more
Are You Working Hard Enough?
Friday, May 11, 2012      16 comments

So it's no secret that I've parted ways/broken up with my scale. He hasn't shown me any love in months and, well, sometimes it's best to let someone (*thing*) go if he isn't providing what you need and is only causing pain and toxicity and stre... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Weight Loss v. Fat Loss
Thursday, May 10, 2012      67 comments

*jumps up on soapbox* *grips mic tightly and pulls it close* Ladies and gentlemen, I would like to take this moment to announce something to you all. I have decided, in my personal opinion, I think it's important...that we stop using the... Read more
Wednesday, May 09, 2012      7 comments

Thanks to my girl LIMELIGHTSHINES for sharing this. No words are necessary...just watch and gain some much needed perspective about limitations.
-Arthurs-Inspirational-Tra... Read more
Still Unsure
Wednesday, May 09, 2012      15 comments

I've been struggling with the idea of this second job for...well, since I started. On the one hand, the extra money will be great in getting my family back where it needs to be. Hubs is in between paycheck periods from the old job and new, and... Read more
Monday, May 07, 2012      13 comments

As in...this is trying my patience and resilience. And as in...but I'm still trying. No, my food choices have not the best. I haven't been able to get enough water in me. I can't seem to find a second to breathe, let alone get a workout... Read more
Why You Can't Trust the Scale
Thursday, May 03, 2012      28 comments

So, I bit the bullet last night and asked my son to take some progress shots of me. I probably should have put on better pants as these don't quite fit me anymore, but, alas, such are the woes of "weight loss". We've all been told a millio... Read more
What Comes After
Wednesday, May 02, 2012      14 comments

Yesterday was a great day. It was also a bad day. Let me start off by thanking all of my new Sparkfriends and the goodie but oldies who stopped by to lend support and encouragement after my "Lightbulb Moment" blog yesterday. (And special ... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Celebrating Achievements - 115+ Pounds Lost With Spark!
Tuesday, May 01, 2012      216 comments

My girl Karvs said it best yesterday when she said, "I'm glad that May means that you won't be fixated on getting to the 200s for good..." She's right you know? I have been fixated on this one goal since about 2005. I busted my butt to get ou... Read more
April Recap/May Goals - And Time for Serious Reflection
Monday, April 30, 2012      9 comments

So, here we go again. Time to make a few changes. I hate to say it but after just 2 days of working my new job it has become apparent to me that LiveFit won't exactly fit into my lifestyle right now. Friday wasn't so bad. I spent about 7... Read more
Tuesday, April 24, 2012      10 comments

Today is day 30 of the LiveFit program. Which means...I have been on task and following a plan for a whole month! Five more days and April could be a shiny calendar full of stickers right where they should be. Sounds great, right? Easy! ... Read more

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