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    LANEYTHEGIRL   10,351
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Happy, happy, joy, joy

Thursday, August 27, 2015      7 comments

I've really been hoping to get a FitBit for the obvious reasons. As a single parent with a kid in college, it's not exactly in my budget. I've been looking online and was figuring out how much I could put aside every paycheck to purchase one. I ... Read more

Work is killing my vibe

Monday, August 24, 2015      5 comments

ok this is going to be mostly complaining and wah wah wah so if you don't feel like listening to a bunch of baby crying, stop reading now. i told you all in an earlier blog i was changing positions at work. on the way to my new position i h... Read more

One thing I hate about being fat

Saturday, August 22, 2015      7 comments

There are a lot of things to not like about being fat but one thing I really loathe is having to spend a fortune on undergarments. It cost a fortune for comfortable panties and bras that fit right. I almost had to take out a small loan tonight t... Read more

Turning point

Wednesday, August 19, 2015      10 comments

Do you ever feel like sometimes on this journey it's all for nothing? Like you are doing all this work and watching what you eat but still nothing happens? That's how I was starting to feel early last week. I was tired and frustrated and just so... Read more

Boot camp is canceled and other things annoying me today

Tuesday, August 11, 2015      5 comments

I woke up today just completely exhausted even though I slept 10 hours. I'm grumpy, my back is sore and I'm stressed. Stepped on the scale and up two pounds. WTF!!!! I did my measurements today and I lost almost three inches on my waist and almo... Read more

Failure is Progress

Wednesday, July 22, 2015      1 comments

“I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and mi... Read more

I feel bummed today

Saturday, July 18, 2015      3 comments

I'm really down today and I'm putting it in writing to see if it makes me feel better. Also I'm trying really hard to keep track of how my moods affect my efforts to lose weight. I made a mistake at work. What bothers me is how it affects other... Read more

Trying to make a come back

Monday, June 29, 2015      3 comments

Hello my fellow sparkies. I've been away for so long. The last two years that I've been gone have knocked me on my a**. It's too much to write about here and would probably bore most of you to tears anyway. My confidence is definitely shake... Read more

Update on the craziness that was my life

Monday, September 16, 2013      6 comments

Hello my Spark friends. I miss you all. There is not a day that goes by that I don't think about at least one of you and wonder how you are are. As I've said before, I don't have internet at home anymore, which has made it a little less convenie... Read more

My ex's brother showed up on my doorstep

Monday, June 10, 2013      14 comments

And it was probably the best thing that could have ever happened. But first let me talk about a NSV that happened Saturday. In my last blog, I talked about my struggle to stay motivated and how disappointed I was that I had not made much pr... Read more

Finding my way and NYC pictures

Monday, May 27, 2013      7 comments

I haven't written in a long time my Spark friends. It's not that I haven't been working towards my goal, it's that I was in a state of limbo. I have had so much to say but nothing to say at the same time. Every time a thought would form in my mi... Read more

Roundhouse kicks to the face are fun but forgiveness is even better

Thursday, March 21, 2013      11 comments

The good news is, my nasty break-up led me to get healthy. The bad news is, my nasty break-up led me to get healthy. Taking on this challenge at a time in my life when I was confused, vulnerable and so lost gave me a focus, an outlet for my... Read more

What I've learned so far

Tuesday, March 19, 2013      15 comments

Hello Sparkies. It's been a while. Work has gotten crazy and I've been busy with, well, life! It's all in a good way though. I meant to write a six-month Spark anniversary blog but ooops I didn't do it so here I am more than two months after my ... Read more

The Rage Monster has left the building. Enter The Pig.

Sunday, February 17, 2013      11 comments

Time to act like a pig. No, I won't be eating large quantities of unhealthy food but I will be playing in the mud. I signed up for my first big event and it's going to be a blast. I'm doing The Dirty Dash, which is about three and a half miles o... Read more

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