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I suffer from fibromyalgia/ arthritis. I have learned that eating well, and exercising is the best way to prevent symptoms from this disease.
Then, I developed a host of new symptoms. I had horrible sensitivity to cold, depression, dry itchy s... Read more
Cleaning Out My Closet
I came home and started cleaning up my bedroom, putting away neglected clothes, and eventually moved on to my closet. It is amazing the amount of clothes that you have that you forget you own, once they get shoved into the back. I took eve... Read more
Streak love & other stuff
Here is a review of my goals for the week. I am going to do this every morning to keep me on track.
Goal #1: LOSE 2 pounds. (Up a pound this morning.)
Goal#2: 7 days of logging in and spinning the sparkwheel. 2/7
Goal#3: 7 days of loggi... Read more
Back to streaking....
Here are my goals for the week.
Goal #1: LOSE 2 pounds.
Goal#2: 7 days of logging in and spinning the sparkwheel. 1/7
Goal#3: 7 days of logging my food. 1/7. I did not log ALL my food yesterday. :(
Goal#4: 7 days of drinking all my... Read more
Well, my two meals yesterday were both eaten out, so I am sure the results of that are not good. I haven't weighed yet, but will shortly. :) I skipped church this morning to... Read more
Streakin' Day 1
I have set my goals and have every intention of sticking with this. Here is the review of the goals I set for this week.
Goal #1: LOSE 2 pounds. DONE. When I logged in this morning I weighed in 2 pounds down. I guess the hit n' miss dietin... Read more
Shiny New Week=Shiny New start!
I am feeling better and I think I am ready.
Motivation has been low, but I have been thinking A LOT about this and I have decided I don't wanna be fat anymore. I can't slip back into my old ways. I don't like myself fat. I don't like feeli... Read more
Still struggling to get my motivation back. I bought the 3 months of sparkcoach hoping it would help motivate me to get back to my diet and exercise program. I am only a few days in, and so far haven't been doing so great. Of course I have be... Read more
Glutton for Punishment
I don't know why I do it.
I never intend to stop working out. It just happens. I got busy with a new job, 3 kids on 3 different soccer teams, I am coaching 2 of those soccer teams, and before I know it, I have gained weight and not worked ... Read more
When your losing weight and want to keep motivated the most important thing is to be positive. Celebrate every, single, teeny, tiny victory. A few days ago I noticed my arms looked smaller. I measured and sure enough!...I had lost an inch off my... Read more
20 pounds and 7 inches gone! :)
I have been hanging in there. Despite some questionable food choices, I am hanging steady at 217. I haven't weighed in awhile and am hoping to see the scales number reflect some loss. I have been working out, which is the one thing I have been c... Read more
Everyday day I'm strug-ug-ug-alin'!! (Put yo hands up!)
I'm barely hanging in there.
I mean barely.
This week has been a huge struggle with me. I have had huge family drama. I got into a stupid argument with my sisters and nieces. It was stupid, I didn't cause it, and I am not going to a... Read more
No patience today!
My "job" is a substitute teacher. I go into other people's classrooms and take their spots whenever they can't be here to teach their students. It is a rewarding, though low paying job, especially for me, I have my teaching degree but am one of ... Read more
I have been off track for the last week.
Follow-up: I went to the doctor and was indeed diagnosed with exercise induced asthma thanks to my newly found allergies. I have no insurance, so my doctor had me fill out papers for a program from... Read more
Exercised Induced Asthma?
It's been awhile since I have blogged. Don't know why I haven't...it just hasn't happened. Basically I have been doing well. I am down to 224.4 pounds. I have been doing my best to stick to my diet. I have been following my C25K running plan and... Read more