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I Want to Be Juneau This Weekend

Friday, March 05, 2010      2 comments

Juneau is my 3 year old Maine Coon cat. I sometimes joke that, if I believed in reincarnation, I would want to come back as her - loved, pampered, never wanting for warmth, play, shelter and great health. I also would not mind getting some of ... Read more

Pedometer, Running and Motivation

Thursday, March 04, 2010      3 comments

I put on my gift pedometer first thing this morning and later discovered that it was not accurately counting my steps. It flipped off 4 times, and I retrieved it the first three. When I discovered it was gone, I retraced my steps (which were m... Read more

Pedometer Wealth

Wednesday, March 03, 2010      3 comments

The company employee newsletter carried my want ad on Monday asking for a pedometer. A coworker said she had one on Monday. Tuesday, another coworker called me and asked if I still needed one and I told her that the other friend had not found ... Read more

Not as Up as Yesterday

Tuesday, March 02, 2010      1 comments

This morning started off wonderfully in terms of SparkPeople contacts! I received some very nice comments on my recent blogs! I was really touched! That wonderful sunshine feeling did not sustain me very far through the day, however. Anoth... Read more

An Off Kilter Day & "Outed" as a Person Interested in Losing Weight

Tuesday, March 02, 2010      3 comments

I started the day as per my new normal with SparkPeople. I begin the day with a lot more energy than I used to. It's still not much, but it is a noticable improvement. But, as the morning wore on, I just felt tired. I didn't feel like walkin... Read more

1 Month Sparkversary!

Sunday, February 28, 2010      8 comments

Yesterday was my one month Sparkversary! My life has changed in the most amazing ways in just a month. Ten pounds GONE An equivalent match food donation is going to Second Harvest Food Bank, and I'm HAPPY to do it! I got that idea from Canned F... Read more

Gratitude and Planning

Saturday, February 27, 2010      0 comments

My friend in HI is on high ground and doesn't have to evacuate in preparation for the tsunami. My friend's family in Chile is safe, as far as we know. My brother in Japan is not yet having to do anything in preparation for a tsunami. That ch... Read more

Good Food, Good Fellowship, Still Under on Food and a Day Off From Exercise

Saturday, February 27, 2010      3 comments

After spending a couple of days studying the online menu for dinner tonight with my friend, eating very conservatively all day "just in case", I was still stumped because I was missing two bits of information: the nutritional information did no... Read more

Feeling Dumpy Today!

Thursday, February 25, 2010      5 comments

I'm in an inbetween stage. One size is so large, slacks don't stay up, the next size down is still a smidge tight. One of these days, I'll get a full length mirror so that I will know what I look like before I leave the house! I feel chunky an... Read more

Potpourri of Thoughts

Wednesday, February 24, 2010      1 comments

Finding balance in food is sometimes a challenge. A friend wants to go to one of our favorite restaurants Friday night and this is a minefield of overload in every category! I went to their website and downloaded the nutritional info. I do hav... Read more

Newfound Courage

Tuesday, February 23, 2010      3 comments

Yesterday, a friend showed me her pedometer and it's the same model several SparkFriends have recommended to me. I had hoped to buy it from her, but she recently started using it again...I can't afford one in the foreseeable future so I was sel... Read more

Balance is Everything

Monday, February 22, 2010      4 comments

Happy Birthday, George Washington! (I just had to say that - I'm still not used to the consolidation for Presidents Day of Washington's and Lincoln's birthdays...) Yesterday, I logged in very little exercise. I was still sore from earlier ... Read more

Focus: How to Manage a Lot of To Do Items

Sunday, February 21, 2010      4 comments

Now that I am exercising more, my energy level and attitude are sustainable in an UP mode, which is something I had not anticipated this early in my SparkPeople journey. Today: grocery shopping on a shoestring do my 2009 taxes study ... Read more

Mindful Walking and Other Thoughts

Saturday, February 20, 2010      4 comments

"Mindful walking" is my term for what I am trying to do now and, for you SP folks, it has nothing to do with exercise, so feel free to move on if that is a disappointment. Read more

Friday: On Track

Friday, February 19, 2010      1 comments

What a wonderful day! A good day at work, on track with food and water and exercise! I am slowly starting to see that my energy level is improving. After I walk, I have sustained energy for a longer period of time. However, I still get very sl... Read more

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