So, my cohort leader of Da Yoopers group came up with this awesome idea to do a virtual trip across the U.P. I thought that was brilliant! I printed up the map, and plotted my course....and I'm dedicating to 870 miles around the whole U.P.! I... Read more
So...that's kind of a loaded question. But - when the challenge is posed to me, what I want to accomplish in 5 weeks, I thought of what would bring me the most accomplished feeling, and catapult me further into success.
So with no further ... Read more
Just the thought of actually weighing in tomorrow. I will see the final damage done during the holidays. I know that I've put weight on because I can FEEL it in some of my clothes. *sigh* Time to face facts and get moving.......
On the ... Read more
I found out first thing this morning that my great-aunt (my grampa's sister) passed away. It was unexpected, so that makes it all that much harder. I was glad that I had talked to her recently, and had sent her a card expressing my feelings to... Read more
And I had a physical. We talked about meds I'm on, made some changes, I gave him my concerns about one of them that MIGHT be causing weight gain...so we got that one changed. he now wants me to lose a certain amount of weight in the next 6 week... Read more
Well, we're one down, 364 to go! Today was a good day overall. If it's any indicator as to how the year will go, then I am hopeful! I think it will turn out to be a pretty good year!
I managed to get a large amount of filing done, lots... Read more
Well, today marks my 9th wedding anniversary, and also 12 years to the day that we met. We decided to marry on the same day we met....aaw. Aren't we cute?! Sometimes it feels like it's been such a long time. It's hard to believe all the thin... Read more
Well, since the last look back on 2011 was the negative, tonight I'm thinking about the positive.
I had the opportunity to pick up some extra shifts with Hallmark again (which I THOUGHT I had left behind! LOL) so that brought in a little ... Read more
This last year has been quite a doozy! Ups and downs galore. I never knew whether I should be happy or sad half the time! It's also amazing to me how quickly it went by! Every year seems to go by faster and faster the older I get.....I need ... Read more
I certainly do NOT take my family for granted. I have the BEST kids and BEST husband in the world! We all laugh and have fun together! More times than not, my tummy aches because we are laughing so hard and so much! They all say their own li... Read more
So......................yester day I weighed in and had my 3rd gain in a row. Not sure what the deal is, I have been exercising my booty off, adding challenges, keeping up with weight training, eating great, drinking plenty of water............ Read more
So.......you know how you get to the holidays and you get that DREADED feeling that it's going to screw you up? Yeah.......................wel l, it's NOT gonna screw ME up! I am just being head strong, but I'm also not denying myself! I h... Read more
Well, I have been challenging myself again! It is SO HARD to convince myself I need to, and once I do I'm glad....but getting past that mental block is just so difficult! Just the thought of some exercises makes me NOT want to do them...for ex... Read more
Okay - two funny stories about me from the last couple of days.
Monday: I am TEARING my purse apart because I can't find my husband's pay stub. I clearly remember opening the envelope and putting it in there, but it is nowhere to be found... Read more
So today, I was browsing blogs to read, and I came across one by Mrs_Ross. (You can read the blog here: www.sparkpeople.com/mypa ge_public_journal_individu al.asp?blog_id=4616397 and I HIGHLY suggest you do! It is a grea... Read more