Spiriling Outta Control - Help Needed!
I am feeling so out of control and overwhelmed. I've come back here for support, I'm not sure where else to turn. I think I'm going to find a therapist to visit for a few months. So what's going on? I'm really not sure. I've been adjusting ... Read more
Daughter's stealing my new Pants!
So I made it to a place where my daughter and I are within a pant size of each other. She's about 1/2 pant size smaller than me - mostly the thigh area is smaller on her than me. Well, I bought her a bunch of clothes for school, and found four... Read more
So my hubby has been gone for 2 weeks with his new job, and it's running over, so he's gone for at least one more week. In the mean time my daughter is driving me insane. There's the usual 16 year old grumpy complaining girl, and of course don'... Read more
Starting Over - Phase 2 - Goals Reset!
Starting this morning I decided I really need to start everything over fresh. I know I lost 60 lbs, but now I need to lose 50 more, so no more procrastinating or maintaining. Time to whip myself into shape! the next six months will be more ch... Read more
Hubby has New Job - Finally some Normal Routine!
Well, my hubby quit his job almost 2 weeks ago - about 3 days after we got back from vacation. He then headed out to upstate NY & VT to work with his step-fathers friends businesses just to have extra income. Right before he left he had a job ... Read more
Back From Vacation! Pics! NH,VT,NY,NJ, Bobsledding & more!
I had a WONDERFUL vacation! And now I'm back and getting back into routines. First with work, home and now online. :) Here is a snapshot of vacation:
Went to NH to see my father - only the third time meeting with him as an adult and it was... Read more
Half way Slump..
I'm in an exercise slump. I am having trouble making myself find the time to exercise. I get in a few little 10 minute walks a day, here and there, purposefully walking more, but that's it and it doesn't feel like real exercise to me. I'm so ... Read more
TY & Half Way Check-in after being gone
Thank you all for your suggestions and thoughts!! About 2 weeks ago I felt burnt out. Between being on the computer at work all day, then going home to log more stuff on sparkpeople, and sell more stuff on ebay, I just felt burnt out. I dread... Read more
Give Me Suggestions to lose Upper Body Weight!!
So far I've gone from size 26 pants to size 16/18. I've lost over 50lbs. I've only gone from a 24/26 shirt to a 22. I've gone down a bra size (both band and cup) but only one. I'm feeling lopsided. Top heavy. I would like to add something ... Read more
Ooopsie! Made a bad choice at dinner.. lol yikes.
Well, we celebrated our 1st anniversary as a married couple (tomorrow) today. Hubby really wanted to go out to dinner somewhere that is special (meaning, not healthy). So we went out to mexican and I did pretty good up until dessert. We could... Read more
Smiles - Grinning Ear to Ear
I rode another 9.5 miles today on my bicycle. Sure it drizzled a little bit, but we rode past that rain cloud into the sunshine.
I look around and I can't help but grin from ear to ear. Birds are chriping, squirrels are doing their spaz... Read more
I'm not sure if that's spelled correctly, but that's how I FEEL at the moment!
I love watching our female deers venture in and out of the yard. Today one was just lying there eating the grass. She only left when we took the bikes out of t... Read more
New Arrival To Our Clan!!!!
The first newborn on our property this year! I am hoping this is a sign spring is here! Last year we had twins born in the field next door, and the previous year we had o... Read more
Driver's Ed Jeep Ran Out Of Gas!!!
Oh My Goodness! My daughter is in Driver's Ed. She's doing excellent, however the two teachers (a married couple) are really upsetting her, and I don't blame her. They are so unreliable and Crazy! The husband has yelled over the phone at her... Read more
Help! Cravings: Sugar, Candy, Cookies, Bad things! ACK!
I'm sitting here at work at my desk and I'm just Craving Sweets! I already had my morning oatmeal and banana, plus 16 ounces of water. I have an orange and apple too, but I wanted to save those for later. I have access to a ton of candy, alth... Read more