I haven't seen Allen (my brother) in more than a year. He was flying in to town for business--with an 1 hour window of visiting with me before flying out. And it was his birthday. So, I made his favorite: Haystacks!!! (most people call them c... Read more
8 of us at work did an 8_week biggest loser challenge. It was over March 8. I have no idea who the winner is because most dropped out. I initially lost 5 lbs....but am sure I have gained back already. I have been bingeing on oatmeal cookie dough... Read more
I told my husband today that I really needed him to do me a favor and take the Nestle's Tollhouse Ultimate Chocolate Chip Pecan cookies he had made and hide them from me. Put them in his truck, somewhere....because I was just too weak to resist... Read more
2 steps forward, 3 steps back.
I was pretty good to start out.
Lost 3.5 pounds and then gained 3 of them back in the last month.
I don't know why it is, but when I record all my food intake, I really do a much better job of losing. Time, ... Read more
I don't know about you, but I have friends and acquaintances who are missionaries. I pray for them and support them, but sitting down to write a note is not my forte. So I invited the ladies in my Sunday school class to join me at a local sandwi... Read more
Well, we have started an 8 week challenge--Jan. 11-March 8.
There are about 10 of us in on it!
My goal: lose 1 pound per week.
158-8 = 150
I can't wait to get on the scales and not have to move that big "50" weight over!!!... Read more
Last night I made a tasty SparkPeople recipe called Cheryl's Swiss Chicken. It was wonderful! Tonight, I planned ahead to make spaghetti. It felt really good to cook dinner, instead of being lazy and picking something up. It makes me proud o... Read more
That is what got me to my grand total weight of 188.5 last year. It creeps up one semester at a time. So, I lost 30 pounds last year and then quit using SparkPeople as soon as I reached that goal. I tried to go off SparkPeople because I wanted t... Read more
School has started--time to get back into routine of tracking what I'm eating and exercising. I'm a lot better than where I was last year at this time, but I still have a way to go to get in shape. Here we go! Read more