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A "weighty" realization
Saturday, March 29, 2008      1 comments

Yesterday afternoon I took my kids to visit my parents. Together we all went bowling. My dad wisely noted that you don't really realize how much weight you've lost until you hold a bowling ball. I picked up two 10-pound balls to represent twenty... Read more
Getting back to Basics
Wednesday, January 09, 2008      1 comments

Ugh! I'm nearly back where I started. I haven't done anything to take care of myself for months and it has taken quite a toll. I feel out of shape, my clothes are getting tight, and I've gained back half the weight I worked so hard to lose las... Read more
A new start
Saturday, September 01, 2007      0 comments

I'm feeling very frustrated, but I've only myself to blame. I essentially "dropped out" of Spark People in May, thinking that I had changed my lifestyle. However, I started snacking (on junk) and stopped exercising after just a few weeks. All... Read more
WAY off the wagon...
Thursday, April 12, 2007      0 comments

I blew it big time today. I've been doing so well getting myself in shape, but today I threw caution to the wind and pigged out. I'm on spring break and my kids are wild and making me crazy. I "coped" by indulging --- I drank two beers, ate t... Read more
If the pants fit...
Wednesday, March 14, 2007      1 comments

It's been a beautiful week in Ohio, and temperatures have soared into the 70s. Spring is almost here! I am excited to be able to spend time outside with the kids again. Anyway, because it's been so warm, I had to dig out my summer cloth... Read more
Motivated by my measurements!
Tuesday, February 06, 2007      0 comments

Okay, I admit I was starting to lose momentum after not seeing the scale move much the past couple weeks (especially with all the exercise I've been doing). So I decided to measure myself again just to see what was happening. I am so hap... Read more