Gorilla, Don't Take Me Down Now
[Scene: I am bipolar, leaning very heavily on the depressed side. I have struggled with depression all my life, even as a little girl. Though my meds are regulated, I know that this thing (depression) is a part of my life and always will be. And... Read more
Takin' It Easy With The July Jubilee
I've learned a lesson or two this week in my 'getting healthy' adventure. I suppose you could call it ONE lesson - KEEP IT SIMPLE.
Stick to the plan. Don't overcomplicate things. Don't take on too many different ways of doing things.
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Love, love, love the fruit/veggie quick tracker!
I'm such a goofball, but, that little thing just made my day! I love it!!! Got six servings in! Woohoo!
Thank you so much, SparkPeople! You guys ROCK!!!!... Read more
Mama Got Fat Again
Oh lordy lordy - I turned 40 - and I got fat!
Ok, ok, I never really got skinny, but, my weight went back up. I've been working on it for about three weeks, but not logging anything here at Sparkpeople. I've been doing some of Marilu's Ten... Read more
"Oh Sparkpeople? Is that the fat people site?"
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Out of the AL challenge but Whew!!
I went to a social media conference in Nashville last week with my friend, Lynn. We had an absolute blast and she totally spoiled me with room service, room service, room service! It was so fun to sit up in our comfy, cozy beds in our pj's and ... Read more
My pants are tooooooo TIGHT!!!
And this really sucks.
Went to the doctor last week and my weight is soooo up.
And that really sucks.... Read more
Ok, I'm tracking.
I'm not being wonderfully healthy today, but, I'm not being horrible unhealthy, either. And I'm tracking my food.
Good to be plugged back in. ... Read more
I am SO the suckage lately.
I am absolutely not doing well - food-wise OR exercise-wise. I had to log in and blurt this out just to be accountable. It's like all I think about lately is the next thing I'm going to eat - and it's usually not long in between eating times. ... Read more
Finally begrudgingly changed my ticker....ugh...
My weight went back up - it had gone up 12lbs. but now it's just 10lbs. ....and because I couldn't bear the thought of changing my ticker, I was going to just leave my ticker until I caught back 'down' to it. I figured I would work really har... Read more
Onederland! Onederland! I made it!
OMG, I am so happy - it was awful not being in onederland - I missed it soooooooooooo much! But today - I am 199!!! Who knew I'd ever be *happy* to be 199lbs!!! Funny, how life changes like that, huh?
Well, here I am and I'm damn happy a... Read more
I bought a scale! Changing my starting weight, too
I bought myself a scale - I'm so happy about it! I really like it and it was only $10. I had in previous years, given up on scales, as they became objects to help me obsess and get upset about. But this time, I feel like it is really helping... Read more
Hello Spark friends!
I'm here to start this journey once again. I really, really want to be thin - I'm so tired of being heavy. It sucks so bad!!
Today - just for today - I am dedicated to getting healthy!... Read more