Summer, 2017 ~ It is 'In The Books' and I FAILED!!! :-(
I had such high hopes for Summer, 2017! Unfortunately, I didn't do well with this Challenge. So many 'factors' contributed, but mainly it was my lack of focus that contributed to a 'less than stellar' Challenge.
In March, I lost my job ... Read more
May 28, 2017 ~ A NEW Direction and NEW Chapter(s)
When 2017 began, I had had such high hopes for me to make this the year to 'get it right' and to once again undo the 'damage' I had done. I have had past successes on SP and, at one point, actually achieved my goal weight.
I thought that I... Read more
March 5, 2017 ~ Week #10 ... LOOKING FORWARD to the Spring 5%!!!
It is official, I got my invitation to the Spring 5% Challenge Community Page. Oh, it is not time for the Community as a whole to join yet, but the Overall Leaders of the Challenge need to begin planning before inviting the overall 5% Community... Read more
February 26, 2017 ~ Week #9 ... LOOKING FORWARD to the Spring 5%!!!
Thank you for stopping by to read my blog. It is the beginning of the 9th week of 2017 ~ and, at this point, I'm totally tired of Winter! We had several really SPRING-LIKE days this week and now I'm really ready for Spring. Our c... Read more
February 19, 2017 ~ Week #8
Week #8 of 2017 begins today. First of all,
to those that stopped by my SparkPage and read/commented on ... Read more
February 12, 2017 ~ Week #7
I guess that I messed up my blog 'streak' of blogging at least once a week. I just realized that I missed a blog post for last Sunday. Last Sunday was SuperBowl Sunday, I actually could care less about Football, therefore, did not get caught u... Read more
January 29, 2017 ~ Week #5
Hello, SparkFriends! It is Sunday, 1/19/17 and I'm writing my 5th weekly blog of 2017.
It is the 2nd day of the 3rd week of the Winter 5% Challenge. I have to say, I feel like I'm FINALLY beginning to concentrate on ME once again, and the... Read more
January 22, 2017 ~ Week #4
Today is January 22, 2017, the beginning of the 4th week of this 'New Year'. It is also the 2nd day of the 2nd week of the 2017 Winter 5% Challenge.
For me, last week had a HUGH high point: Mom officially finished her radiation treatment(s... Read more
January 15, 2017 ~ Week #3
Today is January 15, 2017, the beginning of the 3rd week of this 'New Year'. It is also the 2nd day of the 2017 Winter 5% Challenge.
2016 was not a 'banner' year for me ... Mom was not feeling well - went through about 3-4 surgeries befo... Read more
January 8, 2017 ~ LAST CALL Invitation!!!
Hello, SparkFriends! It is the beginning of the 2nd week of 2017 (Happy New Year!!!) and, now that the ho... Read more
January 1, 2017 ~ Happy New Year!!!
Today is Sunday - January 1, 2017. It is the first day of a brand new year as well as the first day of a brand new week. I've been with SparkPeople since the end of August, 2008. I've lost weight (yes, I even made it to my goal weight) - but ... Read more
SparkVersary ~ More or Less? ~ PAY ATTENTION!!!
It seems that I am coming up on my 8th *SparkVersary* (it is actually tomorrow-8/31/08) and you would think that by now I would have reached my goal and stuck with it! Oh yeah, I have reached my goal before, (or I have been really, REALLY close)... Read more
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***I love using Emoticons on SP, but I'm not always... Read more
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The Anatomy of a 5% Challenge/Challenger
Are YOU a 5% Challenger? Not sure? Well, here is a blog explaining what the 5% Challenge is and it will also help you decide if YOU are a 5% Challenger!
Actually YOU probably ARE a 5% Challenger! Quite frankly, a 5% Challenger is fir... Read more