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Today is the 35th Anniversary of my 21st Birthday!
Thursday, January 16, 2014      2 comments

Today I turn 56. This is going to be a tough year for me. It is the age my dad was when he died. I'm determined to not have that happen to me.... Read more
Starting the year off right with a New Life resolution
Tuesday, January 01, 2013      2 comments

After getting a good night's sleep (got to bed at 4 but didn't get up until 10:45), I had a healthy breakfast and did a Pilates abs video. Now I intend to go for a walk. I weighed in and did measurements that did not please me. I knew I... Read more
Day 1, Starting Over
Sunday, January 01, 2012      0 comments

Day 1, starting over. After losing over 40 pounds, I got myself completely off diabetes medication. Unfortunately, I reached a plateau and got very discouraged. I have gained back 15 pounds and am afraid when I see the doctor next ... Read more
Six Month Plateau
Monday, July 05, 2010      1 comments

I've been in a major slump. My plateau has now lasted 6 months. I just can't seem to get the scale to move. A few pounds up, a few pounds down but consistently hovering around 145. It started to depress me. However, I just looked over m... Read more
Renewed Commitment
Monday, March 01, 2010      2 comments

I've reached a plateau. After losing 40 pounds in 6 months, I have stayed at the same weight for 2. It has me frustrated which has led me to skip tracking and not be so careful with my portions. Therefore, on this first day of March, I am ren... Read more
Feeling Good About Myself
Tuesday, January 05, 2010      5 comments

I think maybe it's because I am finally wearing clothes that fit (thanks to all my Christmas presents), but today at work I got so many compliments about how much weight I have lost and how much healthier and happier I look. Of course, that... Read more
Big Change from 2009 and Realistic Goals for 2010
Thursday, December 31, 2009      4 comments

I have never blogged, journaled orwritten a diary before (I was the type of person who got a diary for Christmas, excitedly wrote in it on New Year's Day and never opened it again) but that is something else I would like to change this year. ... Read more