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Fresh corn on the cob
Hi all! This trick may be an old one, but it's new to me and I thought I would share it. My husband found it on the Internet and it worked great!
We had a local company give us some fresh corn, still in the husks, today. You simply place... Read more
Much Needed Update
Hello to all. It's been far to long since I have checked in with my teams. Many things have happened in my life in the past few months. Here's a quick rundown!
My MIL suffered a stroke in Oct 2011. She lived in Oregon at the time so the... Read more
Inspire to Perspire!
I am asked frequently how I lost my weight. I always respond with "eating healthy, exercise and SparkPeople." It's easy to make healthy food choices each day, but not so easy to find time to exercise each day.
I personally challenge eac... Read more
One of my Spark Friends posted this blog that I thought was good enough to share. If you like it as much as I did, please like it.
I hope everyone... Read more
Hi all! Well, my challenge to blog everyday this week has not gone to well. I missed 2 days blogging, 1 being my 1 year Sparkversary! I actually wanted to write a blog that day, but I was so busy helping my husband I never had the chance!
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In case you missed my Secret of Success yesterday, I thought I would post it in a blog also.
I honestly can't remember the last time I had a tetanus shot. Can you? Well to make it easier on me, I decided that since I turned 40 last year... Read more
One of my best Spark Friends, triple dawg dared me to write a blog each day this week. I will not let her down! My problem with writing blogs, is actually writing the blog! Warning - I'm not a creative writer, so the following may be boring!
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Lately my weight has been going in the wrong direction! I've met my goal weight according to Spark, but I would really like to lose an additional 19 lbs. past that. I did good in the beginning, but have put back on about 5 lbs. so now I'm to w... Read more
Kit Kats, Rolos and Twizzlers OH MY!
I am in need of some major support! I really need someone to kick me in the butt and tell me to quit eating candy! I bought a huge bag of Halloween candy in a moment of weakness and then I bought some after Halloween when it was a deal at 50% ... Read more
First, let me start by saying I hope no one thinks I'm bragging. I just was so surprised by what happened yesterday, I just had to share it with my Spark buddies!
I'm currently wearing a size 10 jeans. I thought I would try on my size 8 j... Read more
This has been a busy week for me. First of all, my husband and I celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary on Tuesday. It was a nice day. We didn't do anything except hang around the house. We did go out to eat at a new restaurant that turned ... Read more
6 Month Sparkversary
It's hard to believe that I've been with SparkPeople for 6 months as of today! To date, I've lost 40.5 lbs. WooHoo! I still have around 25 lbs. to go to get to my goal weight, and I believe I can do it this time since I have the support of all... Read more
After several weeks of no rain, except a few showers here and there that didn't amount to much, we finally received a much needed rain last night and this morning. I've been thanking God over and over for sending it because our crops needed one... Read more
Sick or Not
I just had to share with my SP friends. I went to a funeral visitation Sunday night and wore some clothes that were extremely too big for me. I'm not going to buy new clothes until I reach my goal weight. Anyway, I had three people ask me if ... Read more
Since my weight loss journey is going well, I've decided it's time to start looking at other areas in my life that need to be addressed. One in particular is cleaning out my house! So as of now, I'm going to have a series of yard sales over th... Read more