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Failing Miserably
Monday, May 08, 2017      11 comments

Joined a 10 minute exercise daily challenge. Exercised one day and then skipped the next. Not exactly a streak. May Challenge for First Step Club... stay within 100 calories of my SparkPeople calorie range. Tracked one day and stayed ... Read more
Truly Radiant
Saturday, April 22, 2017      5 comments

I heard this on a commercial... "I want to be truly radiant. How about you?" It made me smile and I wrote the line down in my journal. Then I looked up the definition of radiant. 1. Bright and shining. 2. Someone who is radi... Read more
Exercise Mind Trick
Tuesday, April 18, 2017      10 comments

I picked up a new book at the library tonight. I can't wait to read it. I was thinking... too bad I don't look forward to exercising as much as I look forward to reading. Mind Trick! It's an audiobook and I can only listen to it w... Read more
Blog Challenge
Wednesday, April 12, 2017      20 comments

Write a blog that contains a list of five items you are looking forward to when you hit your goal weight. I look forward to not having to check the weight limit before riding a ride or trying a new adventure. I look forward to being ... Read more
Beautiful Women
Sunday, April 09, 2017      16 comments

I went out to dinner with my girlfriends. We're all, how to say it nicely, big women. We're also fun, happy, generous, loving, sisters, daughters, mothers, so much more than our weight. We dress well and look good. Of course, during dinn... Read more
Talking Back to Myself
Saturday, April 08, 2017      8 comments

Yesterday, I posted a blog about Date Night and cooking at home instead of going out. I was tempted to stop for fast food on my way home (this is a big temptation when I'm tired at the end of the day), but I stuck to my plan. I did have a ... Read more
Date Night
Friday, April 07, 2017      7 comments

I went out last night with girlfriends to an Italian restaurant. It was a high calorie meal and a very good time. We splurged and had dessert. Friday night is traditionally date night. DH and I usually go out for dinner. It's nice to ha... Read more
Salad Days
Wednesday, April 05, 2017      7 comments

I can still here my mother saying... "You'll learn to like vegetables some day." Well, I'm in my 50's and mother is finally right. This is a portion of my journal entry from 12/28/16... I was thinking that I'll never be able to eat li... Read more
Blog Challenge
Saturday, April 01, 2017      7 comments

I've been challenged on the 100+ First Step Club to write a blog about my Greatest Struggle in my Weight Loss Journey and what I am going to do this coming week to combat that struggle. My greatest struggle is my "All In" or "All Out" attit... Read more
It's Me
Thursday, March 23, 2017      13 comments

Spring Break was my excuse to totally cave in and give up on all my healthy lifestyle changes. I want to blame my family and friends, but it was me. My sister and I took a road trip which was my first detour that lead to overeating. The... Read more
Dream, Plan, Execute
Sunday, March 19, 2017      8 comments

I was going great guns and then ran smack dab into a wall. I had set January 1st as my start date. I was committed to losing this weight once and for all. I was being successful too! And then... I hurt my back and couldn't exercise. In... Read more
My Exercise Calendar
Tuesday, February 28, 2017      13 comments

My heart is in it. Two months of exercising every day.... Read more
Slimmer By Summer
Thursday, February 16, 2017      10 comments

emoticon Slimmer By Summer ... Read more
My Proud Moment
Saturday, February 11, 2017      11 comments

I was doing a SparkPeople Everyday Workout video (4 parts). When the second part started, she said and we're going to start with side planks. "Oh, no no no." I can't do a plank of any kind. Time to skip this video. Instead... I got dow... Read more
More Fitness Fun
Saturday, February 04, 2017      6 comments

I've been varying my workout by trying different videos. This morning I searched for a cardio warm up and found a 5 minute easy warm up. My YouTube loops to the next video which was a 28 minute cardio workout for beginners. "Might as well try... Read more

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