"Supporters" who bring you down..?
So far this week is going well. Yesterday I worked late and still managed to make it to boot camp for leg day. I thought I was going to die! I only ate about 900 calories though, so I know that's below what I need. Today went almost exactly like... Read more
What a week it has been!
Last Sunday I went for a 2 mile walk and run. I ran half of it (not all at once, intervals.) Then that night my close friend took me out to a movie for my birthday. We saw This Means War. It was pretty good. I like... Read more
April 28th is quickly approaching!
April 28th one of my close friends is getting married. We've been friends for 18 years, and I am a bridesmaid in her wedding. I ordered my dress a size down. I got it in yesterday and tried it on. I have a few inches to lose across my midsection... Read more
Making my health a priority
Now that I've graduated from college and am working some, I need to make my health a priority again. AFter my divorce I dropped 20lbs and then slacked off when college had me swamped again. The only excuse I have now is I can't afford it, but I ... Read more
BL Challenge Day 2
Yesterday turned out to be quite a long day!
I started out with a cup of orange juice and headed over to the park to do some volunteering. Yesterday was the Fall Sweep Cleanup. My mom is over the town beautification organization, so I help.... Read more
BL Challenge Day 1
WOOHOO! Today is day of the 7 week biggest loser challenge! I am super pumped.
I went to dinner last night with my mom and aunts, and I woke up sick in the middle of the night. My tummy has not quite recovered and is still upset, but thankf... Read more
Super duper update
I just realized it has been eleven months since I wrote a blog! This year has been a busy one, and most of my time has been focused on school.
This is my last week student teaching, and also my last week of college. I have a couple of onlin... Read more
Weekend Recap (with pics!) 12/10
What a weekend! Friday was my mom's 55th birthday as well as my cousin's graduation from LVN school. I took my mom out to lunch for her birthday to Ihop (her choice). Then we drove with my aunt to my cousin's graduation, an hour and a half away.... Read more
What's on your plate?
I noticed my eating has been pretty repetitive while school has been in session, and I managed to lose a few lbs even though I was only eating ok for breakfast and lunch with very little regard to how I hate dinner and no exercise. Here are my f... Read more
Counting my Blessings
It's been so long since I blogged. So much has changed since then. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, I'm counting my blessings. Even though I haven't been on spark, I have lost a few more pounds. I'm down to 195, the lowest I've been since 2007! I... Read more
Getting to Know Me
Hi y'all! I found this survey floating around on blogs, so I thought I'd fill it out and let y'all know a little more about me!
1. What time did you get up this morning?
5:00 to get ready for the gym.
2. How do you like your steak?
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What a whirlwind weekend! It seems like just yesterday was Friday. This weekend really flew by.
Andy (husband) and I spent Saturday rearranging furniture in the living room and master bedroom. We also bought a work table, chair, and another... Read more
i started over on Tuesday of this week for the last time. I am determined to make it work this time. I am not a failure and refuse to be one.
Tuesday I got up early and went to the gym before work. I was so exhausted I only managed to acco... Read more
Square One, Again
It seems I'm back at square one again. I do good for a couple of weeks, lose around 10 lbs, then I get off track. Repeat. Repeat. I feel like a broken record!
In reality, I have around 100 lbs to lose. 10 lbs just does not cut it. During th... Read more
8 Week Challenge
I joined an 8 week biggest loser style challenge with the 20somethings with 50-99lbs to lose team. I am looking forward to it! I'm doing alright so far.
My goals for this challenge are:
*get in the habit of working out 5 times a week
*l... Read more