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I'm BACK!!!! January 4, 2012
What a year 2011 has been!! I am ready to put it behind me and start fresh.
For those of you that 'know' me, it was a very trying year. With the death of my mother in May I stopped losing weight. In fact, I gained. I gained upwards of 6... Read more
more stepping stones
So far so good. Make it day 2. Last night brought home 1/2 of my dinner. Felt really good to to leave feeling like the Thanksgiving turkey!
And, today too. More small steps. And today was an emotional day. My mother's best friend star... Read more
I'm finally, I think, ready to make changes.
Disgusted that since my mother passed that I put on EVERY SINGLE pound that I had previously lost, it's time to start taking care of myself again. Not only that but the 5K that I signed up for... Read more
I'm back..sort of
I'm back but taking things slow. I'm not jumping in with both feet as I did in the past. I need to make changes in my life and I know it's not going to be a snap of my fingers to get these changes made.
I'll be on from time to time but ... Read more
I think I"m ready to get back on track. Vacation was last week and I enjoyed it thru and thru. It was hard, not having my mother with us, but we made it thru and started new memories. I really needed this trip. Cleared my mind a bit and rela... Read more
Back on the grid and new changes to help stay there
After being pretty much MIA for the last month, with a few half hearted attempts to get back into my healthy lifestyle, I think I'm back.
After having to buy 'fat' clothes for my vacation in a week, since I had gotten rid of the clothes I... Read more
I think I'm ready..I know I've said it before, but hopefully this will be my new beginning
This year was supposed to be about me. Getting healthy. I was doing very well and then tragedy struck. I lost my mother very suddenly and completely unexpected. She had a heart attack and never regained consciousness. In the process we lear... Read more
I was at the gym tonight and the 1st song on my playlist (I always shuffle) was Leanne Womak "I Hope You Dance" 1st time I ever heard the song. Bought it because my sister told me my mother made it think of us. Think she was telling me something... Read more
Not sure if I'm ready for this but it'll help the healing process
Not sure at all if I'm ready to do this but I will. I need to. A warning, you many need tissues.
Today it's been a week since I lost my mother. She passed away suddenly from a heart attack, May 6. She went into the hospital on Monday, ... Read more
D116, 24APR11 Happy Easter!!! My 'Aha' Moment
Happy Easter!! Hope everyone has a wonderful family filled day!
I didn't get to blog my aha moment yesterday. Kids on the computer and all the Easter activities.
Ok, so very early yesterday morning, around 330am when I had to let m... Read more
D112, 20Apr11 I've had better days
KIDS!!!! That's all I have to say.
After my bought with the dates, ahem, today was to be my 1st day back to work and exercise. My kids would not stop fighting with each other. Finally I told them if they didn't stop that we were going ... Read more
D109, 17Apr11 Great day!!
Yesterday I sacrificed cleaning for a nice nap in the afternoon. It was a really yucky day here yesterday. Morning till night. We had my daughter's soft ball pictures in the morning. Freezing cold and wind!!! Then to the gym!!! Yeah!! Zu... Read more
D107, 15Apr11 Running partner today
Well, I did not reach my goal for my birthday. I over indulged a bit too much. That's ok. I knew what I was doing when I was eating whatever it was that I normally don't and take full responsibility.
I have not given up and I'm still e... Read more
D105, 13APR11 Big change today
So today was my birthday. And, I had to do something today that I didn't really enjoy. I had to enter 39 as my age today on the fitness equipment!!! I was ok with it being my birthday and I, of course, knew my age but having to enter it into ... Read more
D103, 11APR11 W4D1 is D.O.N.E!!!!!
Wow, I've missed 6 days of blogging! Much has happened in those 6 days. Not sure I can remember it all.
Saturday was an awesome day. It was the 2hr Zumba to benefit American Heart Assoc. and the American Diabetes Assoc.... Read more