I just had the longest blog for BLC. I hit "Post Blog Entry"...and poof! Its gone! Will try again later....... Read more
A Trip to the ER and a Wreck...all in one day!
Disney was GREAT. We had a great time, walked a ton, and ate pretty well. I have a "vacation" plan I follow to help keep me on track. I allow myself to eat whatever I want AFTER I've had 8 cups of water AND 5 servings of freggies. That normally ... Read more
Being an Example
So this morning my DH got up and got the kids ready to go to the donut shop. He asked me what I wanted. I said, "nothing" (which isn't entirely true - I WANTED donuts and a jalapeno cheese kolache, but I digress). He asked again, to make sure... Read more
I wish I could get over the mentality that in order to exercise for even just 20 minutes, it will require 2 hours of my life. I feel like I have to change into workout clothes, then workout, then shower, etc., afterwards. So then I feel like ... Read more
Our first challenge of Biggest Loser this round is to blog everyday. This is both exciting and daunting for me. I love to write, but writing about my weight loss journey really makes me evaluate where I am and where I want to be. Again, this ... Read more
Coming to Terms with the Princess
Two years ago, I was gushing with excitement as I prepared for my first half marathon - the Inaugural Disney Princess Half Marathon. I created an amazing Spark Team that really came together to encourage and inspire each other. Meeting them, a... Read more
I've started tracking ALL my food this week, whether good or bad, and I've lost 2.4 pounds! That's more than 6 pounds since I left for Disney Jan. 5!
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So, I've been a major slacker. Without writing a book, the problem is simple. I keep telling myself that once a particular event (business trip, holiday, vacation, etc) is over, I will be able to get into a routine that works for me. But hone... Read more
Hogwarts Challenge: Wedding at the Burrow Dress
Can't seem to get a bigger image, but the dress is brown with a deep v-neck and halter tie. The waist is cinched and flares out to knee length. FAB-U-LOUS!... Read more
Crying So Hard I Had to Pull Over...
I should know better that to read my messages on my phone in my car, but I was sitting in traffic this morning and a got that blinking little light. Despite my best efforts, I was unable to control myself and took a peek.
What I saw made m... Read more
Hogwarts Menu Plans
Breakfast: Eggs, Fruit
Lunch: Garden Salad, Turkey
Dinner: Grilled Chicken, Baked Onion, Corn on Cob
Breakfast: Fruit Smoothie
Lunch: Turkey Lettuce ... Read more
I miss SparkPeople!!!
It just hit me that I haven't blogged in 4 MONTHS!!!! Things have been pretty busy in those 4 months, and I've lost pretty much all motivation. The only thing that keeps me going is my Slytherin/Hogwarts teams, and sometimes that doesn't even ... Read more
MAJOR Scare Today
So this morning I went for my annual check up and PAP smear. Fun stuff all by itself!
As my doctor was doing my breast exam, he noticed a lump. I had a breast reduction in 2002 and have a lot of scar tissue from it. He said that it was p... Read more
So Brad and I went to Biloxi, MS for a mini vacation for my birthday last week. On the way there, we stopped at an outlet mall because I HAD to get some new clothes. Everything I owned was literally falling off of me. I haven't really shopped... Read more