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I'm Back!!
Sunday, May 22, 2011      3 comments

Well here I am..still fighting the fight on this obstacle filled journey. December 2009 brought me my greatest success thus far....236 lbs...just 37 pounds away from being under 200 pounds for the first time in over a decade. I was ready, I was... Read more
50 pounds!!!!
Sunday, July 19, 2009      1 comments

Good morning everyone. This has truly been a great weekend for me. Yesterday I bought a pair of jeans and they are a size 14/16 instead of a size 22. ... Read more
Trying it again
Sunday, May 03, 2009      2 comments

Good morning Sparkers, Hope everyone is doing well. It has been a while for me since I checked in. The reason is I JUST PLAIN FELL OFF THE WAGON!! I put on most of the weight that I had lost and weighed in at 285 on April 10th. ... Read more
Ready to rejoin the rest of the world
Sunday, December 07, 2008      4 comments

Hello to all and I hope all is well with everyone. It has been a while but I'm back and ready to resume my life. I hit a bit of a rough patch there emotionally after losing one of my younger brothers. His death was sudden, unexpected and totally... Read more
Back in the Game!!!
Monday, November 03, 2008      2 comments

I refuse to beat myself up for gaining 20 pounds so I will only say I let my emotions get the best of me but I am back on a schedule and eating the way I should be. I am going to do everything I can to stay strong and be the best me I can be. ... Read more
I did it!!!
Monday, September 01, 2008      4 comments

Hello everyone, I did it!!!! I weighed in this morning at 245....I lost those horrible 20 pounds I had packed on over the last 2 months. I have spent the last 4 weeks trying to focus on losing the 20 pounds that I had gained. I desperately ... Read more
I've gained 20 pounds in 2 months
Monday, August 04, 2008      9 comments

emoticon Well it's official, I have gained exactly 20 pounds in 2 months. For those that have read my previous b... Read more
Fallen off the right track
Monday, July 21, 2008      4 comments

Hey!! Hope all is well with everyone. I have been better. For the last few weeks I have eaten horribly. I don't even dare get on the scale for fear of what it might say. I'm sure I've gained weight. ... Read more
It's not about anyone else but me.
Tuesday, July 01, 2008      8 comments

I had a pool party/bbq to go to this past weekend with a few ex-coworkers, some of whom I haven't seen in a while and I suddenly found myself very nervous about being in a swimsuit in front of them. I thought this was so weird because I lived in... Read more
Thank you
Saturday, June 28, 2008      3 comments

Just wanted to say thank you to ALL that stopped by to congratulate me. I am really feeling the love!!!! You guys are the best. ... Read more
I met my second goal!!
Friday, June 27, 2008      5 comments

I ususally do my weekly weigh-in on Fridays, first thing in the morning. Today I procrastinated because I have been so anxious about hitting my 50 pound mark all week. I finally just got on the scale and I am THRILLED to say I did it...51 pounds... Read more
I am so proud of myself!!
Thursday, June 19, 2008      4 comments

Hello to all!! I have been on vacation for the last 2 weeks and had a blast. I was truly nervous about how I was going to handle being on vacation and possibly being carefree about my weight loss journey, I am THRILLED to say this morning's weig... Read more
Can't let it interfere with my goals
Thursday, May 15, 2008      3 comments

What a week!!! I had a pretty tough week and gained 2 pounds but I am happy to say that as of this morning's weigh in I am back to 258 and I have gotten my focus back. For a minute there I had forgotten all the progress I have made and was willi... Read more
Friday, May 09, 2008      6 comments

All week I have avoided the scale for fear that I would either still see 260.2 pounds or worse see that I had gained some weight, but today I did it. I stepped on the scale and it said 258.7. I could barely contain myself. I have finally lost 40... Read more
Ounces away from goal # 1.
Monday, May 05, 2008      3 comments

I am ounces away from my first goal of losing 40 pounds and I am feeling such anxiety about it. My original goal was to lose the 40 pounds by May 1st and was very disappointed to learn that I didn't hit that goal. I felt so defeated but quickly ... Read more