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New Years Resolutions 2015- Getting Organized

Sunday, December 21, 2014      5 comments

Better LIFE Planning: As the new year approaches and I ponder my life and it's up-coming pending stress (entering Graduate school in the fall) I realize that I need ... Read more

Seeing Improvement

Saturday, December 13, 2014      9 comments

It's sometimes the little things: Just the steps that get you there little-by-little. I've begun: 1. Journaling Every morning. 2. I walk/Jog now before work. 3. I've begun tracking my food & drinking more water. 4. ... Read more

On Binge Eating: Information & Thoughts

Sunday, December 07, 2014      6 comments

I'm thinking that I can consider myself to be a Binge Eater: I've been reading that bingeing can be a response to emotional issues. “Binge eating can be a way to stuff one’s feelings down, just like how alcoholics drink to ‘numb’ themselves... Read more

How to to get you out of your own way

Monday, November 24, 2014      6 comments

"Self-sabotage is when we say we want something and then go about making sure it doesn't happen." ~ Alyce P. Cornyn-Selby I don't know if anyone else out there can r... Read more

Be U!

Monday, November 03, 2014      10 comments

I was just thinking about this & about how hard I've tried to be someone that I'm not throughout my lifetime. It's funny how as one ages things get pulled back and th... Read more

Getting Out the Door: A Slump

Sunday, October 12, 2014      10 comments

One should NOT be so dogmatic when they make a comment that they are NEVER going to start over AGAIN EVER because here I am! I graduated in May 2014 went on a fantastic sailing adventure in Canada (as a reward for all of my hard work) my first t... Read more

Dreams without Goals are just that 'only Dreams'

Sunday, July 27, 2014      4 comments

OK Jane Wishing is not going to do it... I've heard that dreams are just that 'only dreams' unless you have goals to back up those dreams. Here I have the most wonderful tool in the world and I'm not using it and that is no one's fault but my ow... Read more

New Goals- How to walk the path?

Tuesday, July 08, 2014      5 comments

What motivates people enough to walk the path and stick to what they initially set out to do? I think that I have always suffered from depression and so running was my cure when I was younger (which became very addicting). But now since I'm at M... Read more

Finding Running & Myself

Friday, April 11, 2014      5 comments

Welcoming changes to my life.. Finding a way to keep a balance with work and having a real life. Going back to school as an adult takes it from you.. I must find myself again ... Read more

1 Month Left Before I Graduate

Wednesday, April 02, 2014      6 comments

I will be a somewhat absent participant (as I have been these last few weeks but wanted to let you all know that I'm 'still' here behind the scenes. Thinking of all of you & your positive sparks! Keep up the good work.. I will return ... Read more


Sunday, February 23, 2014      11 comments

I used to be a distance runner years and years ago. Would often get up in the morning to a good 5-9 mile run almost every day. In high school ran hurdles, cross-country and the 1500 but life happens (especially to woman in their mid to lat... Read more

Taking time for self

Thursday, February 06, 2014      10 comments

Bingeing is a symptom I have just come to realize: It is an attempt to do self care when one feels uncared for. Binges are signals that something is wrong & that needs are not being met either physically or emotionally. Binges are a last stand ... Read more

What has joining Spark People done to improve your Self Worth?

Saturday, January 18, 2014      4 comments

The First Step Towards Getting Somewhere is to Decide That You Are Not Going to Stay Where You Are. ~Author Unknown I am so grateful to have found Spark People.. Read more

When the Inner Fire Goes Out

Saturday, January 11, 2014      8 comments

emoticon In everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter wit... Read more

Bringing in the New Year Right

Tuesday, December 31, 2013      2 comments

This is me with my arms out-stretched pretending to fly as I'm walking at Basket Slough it's a wetland wildlife preserve in the Willamette Valley of Oregon (where I live). ... Read more

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