Week 3 and Going Strong
To be honest, this has been easier than I thought it would be. Yes, the cravings were hard, but it was easier to fight my instincts to eat what I wanted to eat because of stress or depression. All I had to remember was my sweet 5 year old's litt... Read more
I need to admit, I was ready to buy an orange soda today. But first I went down to the basement of my work and did my weekly weighing in.
Last week, I felt that I hadn't done as well as I had the week before. I did have a tiny twix bar once... Read more
Oh so hungry
After over a week, I don't think it's hunger really, but cravings. Ironically, they were worse last week than this week. Not quite sure why the cravings being more subtle is worse, but it is. Even though I lost 2 lbs last week, a huge win, I'm f... Read more
And... I'm Back.
It has been quite a while, but I am ready and wanting to lose weight again. As usual, I'm still at 190 and have done very little to lose that weight at all.
Some of the issues in my way?
1) The reality of thyroid fatigue. I have no thyr... Read more
Not Really Present on Sparkpeople
I'm not trying to change my eating all that much right now, just trying to drink alot of water, and walk alot every day to keep my mood from bottoming out when I'm not near my children. Next month I find out if I have kidney cancer. I really do ... Read more
Setting a Few Things Aside
My life is insane right now. I had a ct scan to find out if my thyroid cancer has spread to my kidney's on friday, my husband is getting ready for gastric bypass surgery in the next month or so, he has four herniated discs so is in constant pain... Read more
A Little Bit of Crazy
What I want for this year:
1) for my cancer to be gone.
2) for my daughters to be healthy and happy.
3) for my husband's bariatric surgery to be easy.
4) for there to be less drama in my life.
5) for me to go out more with... Read more
Allow the excess energy to flow down your body, through your legs and down out the bottom of your feet into the ground.
Visualize safety, health, kindness, compassion, and peace.... Read more
Rinse and Repeat
So back to Monday, ever feel like you're in a machine that keeps going round and round? So kinda cranky (though I discovered this morning that a scarf I had crocheted 12 years ago makes a fantastic bus pillow :D) so ready to play the GLAD Game. ... Read more
Cancer Scares Going on and on and on...
So had my Radioactive Iodine Therapy last month and they told me that was probably all I would have to do for treatment for a year.. but after the treatment they do the normal scan and the doctor saw something on my liver I have to get checked o... Read more
Making It Work!
Trying to stay positive today, sooo sleepy, but I'm okay. I just did my morning speedwalk (I wish I knew how to track that accurately on Sparkpeople lol), have not snacked between breakfast and lunch but definitely thinking about that lunch in t... Read more
Heavy Cleaning.. Calorie Burn
Holy crap, I did three hours of heavy cleaning yesterday and plan to do the same today and it burns that much in calories? Talk about a push to clean the house hehe. Getting ready for the super bowl party tomorrow! I just wish it wasn't so late ... Read more
So I've attended an Orientation and a Regular SparkLive! meeting and I have to say, I do like them. I don't have a mic and am attending at work (so it would be inappropriate), but I can hear with my headphones and type comments, so that works.
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Hump Day!! :D
It's Wednesday, I'm planning for the super bowl party this weekend, taking Friday off to take my 4 year old to her first dental appointment (so only one more day of work). I can't wait for this week to be over :D. No more class but one more pape... Read more
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Fat Comment Debate
So on Ravelry, Friday, I posted a comment about I should be able to say that "I feel fat" without having my heavier friends jump all down my throat. Now I've talked to them about it and they just wanted me to be aware that they think I'm beautif... Read more