So, I've managed to gain about 20 pounds back...but I'm not even upset with myself. I've been overweight so long that I expected to have some issues, I'm not perfect and I'm okay with it. I have reasons (excuses), good ones, I've been extreme... Read more
Every day we all have little disappoints that crop up. Something didn't go the way we wanted or how we expected. Then we have to make a choice.
I've been carefully counting calories, exercising and doing everything according to Sparkpeopl... Read more
It has been awhile since I have blogged. I started on my Masters Degree, hard work, but...I will get it. It is after all one step in front of the other.
I have a lot going on inside my mind. A lot of things are different. I received a c... Read more
I got to celebrate Thanksgiving yesterday. I had decided that I would not count calories for one day. I had much to be thankful for.
I had an absolute ball making six pies. Don't ask me why but I perverse delight in cooking from scratc... Read more
Progress in all things.
Since I've started school, I've had to rearrange my schedule. I've spent lots of late nights studying or doing homework. Missed some of my walks, missed a lot of sleep. If you read my last blog you will see where that got me. I'm thankful I ... Read more
I want to sleep!
I'm still feeling sick, I'm not getting enough sleep, my son asked me to switch when I work out so that he could walk with me. That hasn't worked at all, by the end of the school day, he can't, and by the time I'm done with driving everywhere, ... Read more
I started college, my first class, statistics. I don't much like it, it's hard and easy to manipulate. I am however getting a good dose of reality about reading charts and graphs. I'm finding out what goes into making them.... Read more
I haven't blogged for a while, its been a rough month. My kids have been sick, I've been sick. I've only lost 5 pounds... To top everything off, I started college on Monday. I'm exausted, I want to go to bed and I need a wambulance. I think... Read more
Not A Fat Girl Anymore!!
Really, I haven't lost my mind and yes, my weight tracker is right. But something happened tonight, actually two things happened tonight. One, instead of starting dinner and missing the movie the kids were watching, I watched the movie and ate... Read more
I live in an interesting part of the city. I have lot's of open space, creek beds and then, bam, houses and stores. With this variety of terrain, I get to see all sort's of wild life and my walk is never boring. Tuesday morning, I actually sa... Read more
Singing and Dancing in the Rain
Oh my goodness, I love cooler weather!! It was 107 on Monday, only 99 yesterday and this morning woohoo, only 71 degrees out. Well, it was 5:30 in the morning and it will warm up; supposedly it will only get to 92. Course, I didn't expect the... Read more
I'm having troubles sleeping. I've noticed that a lot of y'all have had less difficulties with that as you have lost weight. This last week has been a bear!! I'm so tired right now, I could nap, but then I would be up all night. Much like la... Read more
Out With The Big Dogs
Today's walk turned out to be more interesting than I bargained for. I'm walking along and real nice clip when I got attached from behind by three dogs; they nearly knocked me over!! Two pits and a yorkie, I will add the yorkie was of no conce... Read more
I hit a plateau, no fun, no fun whatsoever!! Two weeks at the same weight, two weeks at looking if I was doing something different. I think I'm starting to learn my body, and my body was talking to me.
I learned a couple of things, one ... Read more
Life Such As It Is
Friday is "weigh" day for me. I got on the scale and nothing had happened this week. I was disappointed, but only for a short time. I've been struggling big time this week. I haven't gone over my calories, nor have I skipped a workout.
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