took the spark poll on junkfood in schools, my 2 cents
Tuesday, June 28, 2011      3 comments

I can only speak for the school I work at, but it is the money that talks to the foodservice manager in our school, not the well being. She says that since parents only give their kids McDonalds that she should be able to. Her goal is to make ... Read more
Had friends over and didn't focus on food
Saturday, June 25, 2011      2 comments

I had a thirty one party (purses and stuff) and I decided to do everyone a favor. I only served two small snacks which mainly the kids ate and did not push food on people. We didn't get together to stuff our faces and feel guilty, we got toget... Read more
wow, stress is my biggest obstacle in this journey
Wednesday, June 15, 2011      2 comments

Normally when I feel overwhelmed by an upcoming project I eat. I eat when I think about the project, when I am working on the project, and when I am done with the project. I am trying to figure out what eating provides for me in those times. ... Read more
I burn calories even when I am not in the gym!
Saturday, June 11, 2011      1 comments

Today I did yard work. I shoveled sand in the sandbox with a big scoop shovel, I moved heavy lawn furniture and the trampoline, I pulled weeds, I hauled rocks. And the whole time I told myself how much better this was for my body than vegging ... Read more
Went shopping today
Friday, June 10, 2011      1 comments

Well inspired by some of the blogs I read I went shopping today. I wore a pair of jeans that fit the best to help ease me into the process. I told myself when I didn't like something that it is ok, because in another month when I try it on it ... Read more
keeping it up is important
Saturday, June 04, 2011      0 comments

I like reading spark articles, just when I feel like I am losing steam I read something that keeps me going. I also like reading about people who have stuck with it, because I usually lose interest when I don't lose weight. I keep promising my... Read more
grrr comparing myself to the people around me
Monday, May 30, 2011      2 comments

My brother in law met someone and he is getting married. I am happy for him, I really am. But I hate the face that she is taller than me and thinner than me. I know I have other things going for me that she doesn't. I have better skin, a bet... Read more
graduation party yesterday
Sunday, May 29, 2011      0 comments

Learned a lot of interesting things going to grad parties yesterday. First, not very many people are serving veggies and fruit anymore. I think they are trying to save money or just figure people won't eat them. Second, I wore heels and a shi... Read more
First blog ever
Friday, May 27, 2011      5 comments

So, I think a blog is suposed to be like a journal where I talk about the goings on in my mind. I hope I am right. I really want a record of this journey so that i can see progress in other ways than just the scale. I just got an e-mail on c2... Read more