I was doing great for being on track for my weight loss. I really was.
Then life decided to get in the way and my weight loss stopped.
I am 6 weeks pregnant. Very unexpected.
My doctor is okay with my eating plan continuing on how I... Read more
The great walk
Well, i can say i definitely got my activity in.
couch to 5k day1
Went for an unintended four hour walk
Got home and did 30day shred level 1
Still not sure why I did that last part, but I am glad I did. Now, I am tired and off to be... Read more
NTC and kids
I decided to try NTC today. I did the sweat + shape.
It was AWEOME
Now, having my two boys ( 2 and almost1) try to help mommy by taking off with my iPad was fun, but hey, chasing them around the house can count as extra cardio right? ... Read more
well, that was unexpected
I have to start out with the positive. I did a lot better with the news than I would have even a couple weeks ago. I didn't over react, and I didn't turn to food to smother my worry in chocolate and sugar, or something deep fried. This is a hug... Read more
I'm Baaaaack. Again.
Life's certainly had a strange sense of humor since i started this spark people journey. I started with my first blog post back in 09. I had 1 lovely little girl who I was determined to change my life for.
and ... Read more
Goals and other assorted rambling. I
I'm taking part in the BLC #11 for 20 somethings with 100+ pounds to lose.. and part of our weekly challenge is to set out goals.
Since I can type them out here and be able to look at them daily, i thought here might be a good place for them ... Read more
Well, that sucked. i collapsed at work Friday night and was rushed to emerg. found out that my gallbladder decided it was time to vacate the premesis, and of course they couln't do the surgery until they got me stablized.
Yay is for medicallu... Read more
Thorns are sharp
Yes, thorns are sharp.
Especially great big, raspberry thorns that are stabbing through a gardening glove while you're attempting to remove a wild raspberry path from a terraced garden.
Spent a lot of time this week working on he gar... Read more
Where did that come from??
This has been a difficult week. I haven't met my calorie goals yet. I've been over them every day this week by 500-1000 each day. I eat, and feel full, so I stop. Then I start craving, and its like there's this big black hole that is calling fo... Read more
I've been thinking about goals recently.
And I've realized something.. I need to have a less nebulous goal than just "lose weight" or "be healthier".
Don't get me wrong, I think those are great goals. But what do they really mean?
Well, ... Read more
Right, so life threw a few curveballs...
So it's been a while.
What happened? Well, a few things actually..
The thing that initially sent me spirialling off.. is the hardest thing i've ever had to deal with. Three weeks after my last post, on Sept 26, 2009, my mother decided that ... Read more
So far so good...
I decided when starting this that I was going to take baby steps. For me, this journey is about completely changing my lifestyle, and I know that if iwere to tackle everything all at once, that I would get overwhelmed and stop.
I can't afford... Read more
I sit here and watch as my daughter crawls around the house.
I watch her play with her cousins,
I realize how much I love her.
She is my reason for being. She my motivation. she is everything.
I never realized I could love someone a... Read more