I almost have my home gym!
So, after working way too much, and doing way too many other things, I have realized that my weight has suffered terribly! So, I guess it's time to drop some of those extras and get back to the weight loss focus. On the bright side, one of my ... Read more
Volunteering / Working / Dogs / Little Time for Spark / STAYING ACTIVE!
Sorry if my Spark Peeps have thoght I've disappeared! Let me take a moment to fill you all in on what's been going on!
I got a new dog, Tater. Pictures of him are on my blog and page. I went and adopted him from my local Friends For Anim... Read more
At least a month worth of stuff, shoved into the past week!
So, this past week has felt like a month. I was off of work last Monday for Labor Day. It's so rare that I get a day off of work, that I just don't know what to do with my time. I plan for weekends, but not for days off. So, what did I do? ... Read more
Walking the Tater (puppy) lol
So.... The Tater and I have been going walking some. I decided to see how he liked a park near my house with water falls.
Turns out, he loves it! A friend had went with us. I turned back and was looking at her talking, when I turned aro... Read more
Meet Tater, My New Puppy!
So, I was driving around Saturday, and decided to stop by the local animal shelter, just to have a looksie, and ended up walking out with a puppy.
This is him in the car on the way home, happy already!
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On my birthday...
... I guess you could say I pretty much got everything I wanted, well... almost!
My birthday had nothing to do with a diet, even though I did stick to it. I just wanted friends and family around, and that's what I got! We all hung aroun... Read more
Still Going Strong!
So, I didn't make my goal of losing 25 pounds by my birthday (coming up Monday), but I'm making it. I finally got serious about it (again) and I'm still moving right along. I've not been able to weigh lately, because Saturday is my weigh-in da... Read more
I have decided what my reward will be!
I've been looking for something to work torward... a way to reward myself when I reach the end, but I couldn't think of anything awesome enough as a reward for that accomplishment.
Well, my bossman got a new iPad, and I'm hooked. I had to ... Read more
So, Maybe I Flipped Out a Little too Soon !
Well, yesterday, I posted a blog about how I had gained a pound and got really aggravated. I had weighed on Saturday (my weigh-in day) and was a pound in the wrong direction.
I had a routine doctor's appointment yesterday, and was down 1... Read more
Well... That's not what I expected
So after what seemed like an amazing week... I had worked so hard and done so well, I got on the scales Saturday (weigh-in day) and had GAINED a POUND! At first, I was very aggravated. I said I was never gonna eat again, ever, ever, ever lol (... Read more
I took the time today....
.... to evaluate myself, and also look at nutritional info and options.
In evaluating myself, I realized that even though I've packed on the pounds, I never got back up to my all-time high in 2008 ( I did get within 30 pounds though, so tha... Read more
Look's like I'm finally going back to the REAL me!
After crashing and burning... Eating pure junk, never wanting to move, only wanting to lay in front of the tv (soooooooo not me!), I'm not sure what has happened. I'm trying to figure it out. Best I can come up with is that I went through what... Read more
Yay for a new beginning
And people say getting sick is a bad thing! I take every Sunday off from the diet thing and enjoy what I want on that day... Go ahead, say it doesn't work, or it's bad... I've lost 80 pounds doing it before, so I'm not willing to argue this, and... Read more
I Think I'm Ready to Roll...
So, after I had gained two pounds, I became scared to weigh, and slowly started going back to my old habits (so crazy how quickly we can return). Torward the end of last week, I decided that I wasn't going back to my old habits, and that even t... Read more
Small gain, but moving on!
So I was right. I did gain 2 pounds back. I didn't like that, but I was glad it wasn't worse than it was. I have a great plan of action for this week, to get that 2 pounds back off, and I'm moving forward, rather than letting it bring me down... Read more