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Thursday, December 04, 2014      3 comments

So. My lowest weight using spark people was 147 pounds. Even at that weight I didn't feel confident. I never posted physical pictures of myself because I was worried what people would think. These are just a few of my issues. I used t... Read more

Progress... Setbacks... Moving Forward...

Wednesday, August 06, 2014      2 comments

I am pretty happy with July. I lost over 13 pounds in a month... however, the last week, was very ill emoticon -- n... Read more

I.FEEL. ...

Wednesday, July 09, 2014      0 comments

I feel good. 9 days into July and I’m hopeful I can maintain this lifestyle change. The exercise minutes are important to me again! I want to earn them—want to sweat—want to push myself to see just how much further I can go… Nutrition has b... Read more

I think screaming may be appropriate...

Tuesday, July 01, 2014      4 comments

Same ol', same ol'... I'm frustrated with myself, irritated with everything and just all around stuck. I will have a great few days and something will throw me off and I wallow in my bad mood or try to find the answer at the bottom of a binge. I... Read more

Wake Up Call

Saturday, March 29, 2014      11 comments

Woke up this morning... weighed myself. Thought I was going to cry. Most I've ever weighed in my life. But instead of wallowing in my weight. I did something about it. I took all my measurements. I tracked them on here. I started a cleans... Read more


Sunday, March 09, 2014      4 comments

It's March 9th. And I've gained. I've ignored my body. I've been oblivious some days. I've been abusive other days. Cramming food into my mouth isn't going to solve any problem, it's only going to create more... I'm pretty sad today. More d... Read more

New year update...

Saturday, January 25, 2014      3 comments

Well first, Happy 2014... I know it's the 25th, where have I been?! Let's see, I ended up with bronchitis on 12/23 and was sick for the longest time... nothing helped; it was terrible and I'm still coughing and feeling cruddy some days. Doc... Read more

An icky week in review... New Goal: Conquer Emotions

Saturday, November 16, 2013      7 comments

So, this week wasn't my finest. Got some fitness minutes in, but I didn't do so hot in the kitchen department. I would start out well and then lose momentum at dinner time. I've been trying to pick apart what happened this week. Read more

First Week Back...

Monday, November 11, 2013      4 comments

I started last Monday. The time change helped me out, I suppose. I was able to get up early and get a work out in. I was able to stick to waking up earlier all week. I told myself you can skip 1 day if you're sore or tired or overwhelmed, but yo... Read more


Saturday, October 05, 2013      3 comments

I've been cognizant of my weight since about middle school-- I think it was the summer of my Fifth grade year when this neighborhood boy followed me to the mailbox (it was around the corner and up the street/like a big community mailbox-- since ... Read more


Saturday, September 07, 2013      2 comments

I feel good-- I feel good when I eat well-- real food, not junk, not processed uckyness I feel good when I give myself permission to leave work at work (well, most of it anyway) I feel good when I give myself permission to be happy wi... Read more

September Sublimations...

Monday, September 02, 2013      5 comments

In psychology, sublimation is a mature type of defense mechanism where socially unacceptable impulses or idealizations are consciously transformed into socially acceptable actions or behavior, possibly resulting in a long-term conversion of the ... Read more

August Update

Saturday, August 17, 2013      4 comments

Things accomplished since my last blog: emoticon I've gone to Zumba, More than once!! Now, I'm no way "good"... Read more

Nerves and more Nerves!

Saturday, July 27, 2013      5 comments

I haven't gotten my stuff together. It is July 27th and I'm still struggling! I have been attempting to change my eating habits. I've found that I am always "hungry". I never feel full?! I have, of course, been doing my research-- trying t... Read more

Purge and Move On. Action Necessary.

Friday, July 05, 2013      4 comments

Last entry was from May 22nd-- and it hasn't gotten any better. Definition of Crazy is to keep doing the same things, over and over, expecting different results-- right? I've applied for 5 new/different jobs. I did the majority of the app... Read more

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