No smoking=30 min exercise
So my husband has been a smoker for 17 years, and he has been having a hard time breathing. Over a week ago, he caught a pretty bad upper respiratory infection, and it literally made him sick to even try to smoke one cigarette. SO, he decided ... Read more
So, keeping his end of the deal, Jerry took me dress shopping on Saturday after I had gotten off work. I am in between a 16 and an 18. The 18s were either perfect or baggy, or the 16s were perfect or too tight. After trying on several differe... Read more
My husband and I made a deal yesterday. He is so proud of me, and is determined to help me succeed with my weight loss. We made a deal that if I walk/jog around the block once a day, he is going to buy me a new dress for my brothers wedding on... Read more
What is stopping me?
So, I have a beautifully written cover letter and resume, so why won't I send them out? Am I afraid of failure? Rejection? I know that I do not like my job that I have right now and I'm miserable there, but I need another job in order to leave... Read more
I love my husband
I will keep this one short. I love my husband. He is my best friend. He is going for a maintenance position that has recently opened up at his work, and I sincerely hope he gets it. He deserves the best, even though sometimes I think he does... Read more
Ready to move forward
Alright. So, my last blog was a stressful, depressing read. I am not that person, and I will not be that person anymore. I did try talking to my manager about what has been going on, but the response I got from her was that she can't change h... Read more
Ok so I haven't been on here in awhile because I've been a busy bee. I accepted a job as a stylist at a salon in my city, and I thought it would be fantastic. Boy, was I off base! Maybe I'm an extremely sensitive person, or maybe finding faul... Read more
So since putting out a toooonnnn of job applications and tidying up my cover letter and resume, I have been fortunate to get some interviews. I had one today, which went pretty well. I don't know whether this job will be a good fit for me, but... Read more
Well, today was weigh in......and I'm not proud to announce a gain, but it is what it is.
The good news is, it's a new day, a new week, and I'm not going to let this get me down or keep me from my ultimate goal. Today has already been full ... Read more
Feels good to be back!
I haven't been on here in about a week and was having sparkpeople withdrawals! I weigh in on wednesdays at w.w. and am down to 262.2 lbs! Finally got to post it ... Read more
Stress stress stress!
Alright...so last night when I got back to my house, I did my usual routine of letting the dogs out and checking the mailbox. I was excited to see that I recieved a letter from the IA dept. of public health, and expected it to include my verifi... Read more
My first blog ever!
Well, I've decided to join sparkpeople today after purchasing the spark book. I have been working on weight loss for about 6 months now, and have lost 45 lbs with the help of weight watchers which I would suggest to anybody who needs an extra b... Read more