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Renewing my commitment
Monday, June 02, 2008      1 comments

I have lost my first 10 pounds since joining SP in March. I have loved coming to this site everyday and getting motivation and support. Then some relatives came to visit for a week, which was fun but left us wiped out, and more importantly throu... Read more
I fought the cookies....and the cookies won.
Thursday, April 24, 2008      1 comments

I keep hearing the song "I fought the law and the law won" in my head, but for me its "I fought the cookies and the cookies won". Since beginning my SP journey I have been able to change a lot of my habits and resist temptation. Especially when ... Read more
Finding time for fitness
Sunday, April 13, 2008      1 comments

Making fitness a top priority in my day as allowed me to find time to exercise. I have been getting out for more walks and finding time to complete a short strength training program. Nothing has changed in my schedule, I'm still as busy as ever,... Read more
Walking outside
Wednesday, April 09, 2008      0 comments

I'm so happy I have had a chance to go for a walk, BY MYSELF, after dinner for the last two nights in a row. Its been really great, because its exercise time and me time all rolled into one. I get my IPOD going and just have a great time to thin... Read more
Did some cardio today!
Saturday, April 05, 2008      0 comments

I'm really pleased because I got in an hour and a half of cardio today and I did it outside! I also did some of it with my kids which is great. I love when I can do something healthy for myself, but still have family time. However, I went for an... Read more
Spring is on its way!
Friday, April 04, 2008      0 comments

I am very excited about the nice weather forecast for this weekend. I love to get outside and plan to do lots of exercise in the fresh air. Winter has just been waaaaayyy tooooo long this year and I am seeing its end as a metaphor for the next p... Read more
Does housework count?
Thursday, April 03, 2008      2 comments

I think I have a handle on the whole nutrition thing for the moment. What has got me really confounded is finding time to exercise. Part of my struggle is trying to create a balance between finding time for myself and keeping the house out of to... Read more
Making myself accountable
Wednesday, April 02, 2008      0 comments

I've decided to start blogging because I haven't been keeping up with journaling and making it public might make me more accountable. I have been really pleased with the changes I have been making since starting this site. Suddenly I am aware of... Read more