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Yep, A Food Blog
You know you love 'em!
I had a pretty low-key day yesterday, so I figured it'd be a good opportunit... Read more
A Special Goodie for All of My Friends!
CATSMACK for all! I thought everyone could use a little Engrish to start their day. I saw this brand of cat food when I lived in Tokyo and I got a nice chuckle out of it an... Read more
Go Ahead ... Eat Your Favorites!
One thing that I hope all these food blogs I have seen lately is hammering home to folks on this site is that you don't have to live a pure salad existence to eat healthy. In my case, I just needed to learn to make healthy substitutions and turn... Read more
Overweight Summer Challenge Results
After seeing all the great spring challenges my SparkFriends were setting for themselves, especially those on the MaryMackers and AB teams, I decided to make my own challenge for myself.
So I set off to lose 23 lbs in 16 weeks in order to ... Read more
My First Green Monster Smoothie and Life Stuff
So FINALLY, I've jumped on the Green Monster Smoothie bandwagon after reading plenty of yummy blogs about them. And I'm totally on! I didn't even taste the two huge handfuls of spinach that went in my breakfast this morning. Mmmmm...
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An Open Letter to SparkPeople re: Nutritional Info and Restaurant Ads
First of all, thank you for providing free tools and social networking for all of us here. I'd be remiss if I didn't mention this first and foremost. I understand that a large reason why this is possible is the revenue pro... Read more
A Year of Running While Chunky
This weekend marks my one year anniversary as a runner! Wow, it simultaneously seems like I've been running forever, but also like I just started yesterday! So here's a recap of my year of running...
On June 17, 2009, I wrote... Read more
Pushing the Fear Out
I didn't let fear get in the way of my weight loss journey, so I can't let fear interfere with the rest of my life.
I wasn't afraid to be the biggest girl running at the gym or on my street.
I conquered the fear of those exercise class... Read more
Photos of My "Space"
People asked for photos of my office on the last blog, so here they are:
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New Stuff Ahead
Yesterday, I finally got the call from my agency that my current project (which was supposed to last a week, but somehow went over 5 months) is ending this week. At the same time, I got tips for a couple of really promising permanent jobs as wel... Read more
Clean Slate Mondays
I have a friend on SparkPeople, DEFTERA, who is so named because it's the Greek word for Monday. I was drawn to her profile when I started at SparkPeople due to my rudimentary knowledge of Greek and I was like "Why would anyone want 'Monday' as ... Read more
Market Square Day 10K
Today was the Market Square Day 10K in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. It was my first 10K and everything I said was going to happen today did!
I started out with a good breakfast of oatmeal, flaxseed, raisins and brown sugar made with almond m... Read more
OK, I May Have Just Eaten the Best Convenient Meal Ever
Lean Cuisine Szechuan Stirfry with Shrimp (they have a chicken variety too if you're squeamish about the shrimp)
Half a bag of Birds Eye Steamfresh Broccoli, Carrots, Snap Peas and Water Chestnut microwaveable veggies
MIX THE... Read more
The Right to Bear Arms
Hehe, nah, not a political statement, that's for sure!
No, I don't want bear arms or massive guns or whatever you want to call them, but I would like to make sure, as... Read more