Blogging for Spark Points
Wednesday, March 02, 2011      7 comments

In an effort to be more involved Sparking and motivated, I set my goal on achieving at least 100 points per day....this means I need the 3 points for blogging. Problem is I really don't know what to blog about. ... Read more
I am Not on Maintenance
Tuesday, March 01, 2011      5 comments

Since about Thanksgiving I have pretty much been the same weight, I guess some would call it maintenance. However, I still have at least 60 lbs to go so this is not maintenance. Although, it is good to know that I have not gained, even though ... Read more
How Can A Week Pass and Not an Ounce of Difference?
Sunday, February 20, 2011      8 comments

My scale weighs you to the ounce, I really don't understand how a week can pass and not even the ounce changes (up or down).....I guess I should be happy because I had a couple of oopses (is this even a word?) this week; and am the same however ... Read more
1st Week Over, On to the 2nd
Monday, January 24, 2011      4 comments

Last week I created a blog to make me more accountable by putting it out here and I had mixed success.....now that I am into the 2nd week I will look for more success: My First Week's Goal was to Track Everything & Stay within Range on all ... Read more
First Week of First Goal of New Year
Tuesday, January 18, 2011      2 comments

This is to make me more accountable, by putting it out there: Every Day - Participate on Spark & earn at least 50 points Day 1 - ... Read more
First Goal - New Year
Monday, January 17, 2011      1 comments

I have been away pretty much since Thanksgiving, came back for a few days here and there since but now I am back for good. The good news is I finally got on the scale and have just gained about 3 lbs since Thanksgiving. Now I am ready to... Read more
Back for 2011
Saturday, January 01, 2011      1 comments

For some reason not really eating and accountability I haven't really been following Spark since about Thansgiving. It has been an extremely busy month for me 1 - Started a part time job (in addition to full time) - 11/23 2 - Moved on 12/1 ... Read more
Monday, November 15, 2010      9 comments

When I started Spark, I had decided that for every 20 lbs lost I would buy myself a new outfit as a reward. Last week I finally reached the the 2nd 20 lbs lost. I started in January in a size 26 and was hoping that I would be purchasing size 2... Read more
Not a Good Weekend
Monday, November 01, 2010      5 comments

I really went into the weekend thinking that I would be strong and do well. Saturday I went to a football game and ate a soft pretzel with cheese (wow....when I checked the calories after); and I had McDonald's for dinner. I did order a Happy ... Read more
What I found out I learned from a roll......
Thursday, October 28, 2010      5 comments

I guess I am learning things that I am not even aware of. Today when I was cutting a roll (yes whole grain) in half for my lunch, I took the smaller half. It was automatic and I don't know when I started to do this but I realized it today. ... Read more
Finally.....Time for My 2nd Reward
Wednesday, October 27, 2010      6 comments

After 10 months at this; as of today I finally have lost 40 lbs. I believe that because this is the first time I ever lost so slowly I am going to keep it off. I have not been depriving myself which is why I feel this is it for life. I still ... Read more
A Good Weekend & A Not So Good Weekend
Sunday, October 17, 2010      4 comments

The good - my youngest (twins) officially turn 21 tomorrow. So this has been a birthday weekend. My oldest came home for the weekend too.....yesterday my ex was taking my 3 boys to brunch along with his wife, his brother & her wife; he invited... Read more
2 out of 3 Aint' Bad
Saturday, September 18, 2010      5 comments

My oldest son is on his way home from school and will spend the night, another son will be here visiting and the 3rd son is in Wisconsin playing a college football game. Me and the 2 that will be here will watch the game together & when we see ... Read more
Food Court Stop at the Mall
Friday, September 03, 2010      2 comments

I never go to the food court at the mall, but went today to see what they are offering now a days. Wow....alot of places have figured out how to make the most unhealthy even more unhealthy and delicious looking. There were pretzels turned into... Read more
Another Month, Another Opportunity
Wednesday, September 01, 2010      2 comments

Well here I go again, I am going to try to focus on just 1 goal this month which is 1350 fitness minutes for the month and have joined a challenge for this. Good start today with 60 minutes....only 1250 to go! I did not meet my August goal... Read more

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