Happy New Year!
So, things are getting better. We paid off another credit card this weekend!
That was exciting!!! Christmas was meager, but perfect at the same time. We relaxed, spent time together, and created great memories.
Thanks Goldie for your though... Read more
its been a long time...
So, I haven't put anything on the blog, because the debt reduction plan - not working so well. I am still working two jobs, I am still trying so hard to get those paid down, and we are not making a single dent!!!
Now here it is Christmas, w... Read more
Working to lose debt...
So, after accomplishing my weight loss goal, my goal has been to get rid of debt. I figure its done in just the same way. Making some sacrifices today for a bigger picture; making small choices day-to-day, and seeing small changes until one day ... Read more
Staying healthy through stress
So, it has been a year since I changed my life to get healthier. It took a while for me to lose the weight, but I did it. These past couple of months have been rather stressful.
I figure stress is the best test to see whether this was a lif... Read more
I've been thinking...
I've been thinking about the things I would do if I knew I wouldn't fail.
It would be much easier to love unconditionally. I wouldn't be afraid to share my whole heart with anyone.
I would start on my own business doing events planning for ... Read more
What would you do if you knew you wouldn't fail?
What would you do if you knew you could not fail? What kind of person would you be? What would at typical day look like? There's a reason that star-gazing provokes the most powerful dreams. They're right there for the taking, yet you can't touch... Read more
I am learning...
Everyday, I am learning new things about myself, my life, my future. It's exciting, and yet a little tough. I feel like Iam being stretched and molded, and eventually I will be the shape I am meant to be.
I am not there yet, but at least I ... Read more
The destructive power of worry
Legend has it that 90% of what we worry about never comes to pass. Whether that is statistically precise or not, there's probably some truth to it in your life. How much of our lives do we miss because we're agonizing over what might happen down... Read more
So I thought I wanted to try running, but really, I love walking. I have walked 40 miles in the past 3 weeks. It feels great! It does take longer than running, but I love being outside, feeling the sun, watching other people, watching nature.
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I tried running for the first time yesterday... its going to be a while before i get back to where i was last summer. shucks!
I really like the couch to 5k program, that worked before, so i will start it again. it did snow again today, so i... Read more
busy busy busy
Wow - life has been so busy! I love the warmer weather - it makes it easier to just run, run, run. I haven't been eating as healthy - 1-2 big meals a day. I also haven't been stretching after exercise.
Yesterday, I decided that it didn't ma... Read more
What a great day!
I a feeling good today! I am finally getting over the cough that has hung for the past two weeks, so I got to do a really good work out. It felt so good to get all sweaty and gross!
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I'm feeling much better today
So, I realized after my last blog that I was working out a lot more than I used to. (Well not more, just harder, so I was burning more calories.) I was hungry, because I needed more food to maintain my weight!
I made that adjustment, and I ... Read more
Tired of worrying about what I eat...
Today, I just feel tired of worrying about what I should be eating. I have let myself just eat whatever I feel like, and at the end of the day, I am about 200-300 calories over my range to maintain. I know that is ok occasionally, but not okay i... Read more
what a great weekend!
We just got back from Reno - we spent the weekend with each other and with friends, and it was wonderful!
We were somewhat cramped in our hotel room - the smallest rooms I have ever seen, and there were a lot of us, but that just added to som... Read more