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The finish line

Wednesday, January 28, 2015      1 comments

I am determined to reach my weight loss goal on June 20, 2015, my birthday. The best present I can give myself is a healthy weight. With my chances of getting type II diabetes, breast cancer, and stroke are high, with the Lord' help I can reach ... Read more

How my life is better

Monday, January 26, 2015      2 comments

I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia almost 17 years and was at my heaviest weight of 185. I was only able to start with 10 min of exercise three times a week and some of that was actually sitting on the exercise bike. I have had some ups and down... Read more

My word for 2015

Monday, January 05, 2015      1 comments

My word for 2015 is delight because I want to delight myself in the law of The Lord. Psalm 1 blessed is the man (woman) who walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. B... Read more

Excited that I can see succeeding and staying at a healthy weight!

Wednesday, December 03, 2014      0 comments

I have lost a very hard 7 lbs. and my fat % is down by 2.5 points and my waist has gone down 3 inches. For an apple that is wonderful. I now wear a size 10 in skirts and a petite medium fit me last week. I have had to give lots of clothes to th... Read more


Saturday, July 27, 2013      4 comments

When reading my devotions today I came across this Proverb in chapter 27 verse 7 The full soul loatheth an honeycomb; but to the hungry soul every bitter thing is sweet. My greatest need is for the Lord to fill my soul. So often I run to the re... Read more

Fresh start for the next 10 years

Monday, June 24, 2013      3 comments

I turned 60 on June 20th. The average life span is 70. By God's grace I will make this my healthiest year yet! I am encouraged by the Petite Advantage diet and plan on using it. I am definitely feeling better on it. Financially we have a fresh ... Read more

Finally-Hope for the Real Victory over my weight!

Monday, May 20, 2013      3 comments

This weekend I read the book -Get out of the Pit by Beth Moore. It is about having victory for good over addictions or sinful actions. My stumbling block in weight loss is always derailed when I stress out and stuff myself. I have known it is m... Read more

He is King of Kings!

Tuesday, May 07, 2013      0 comments

Today I am perplexed but I know that my savior, the Lord Jesus Christ is not. He knows everything and is ready to help, comfort and strengthen me and also my husband. If I look at my progress I may be discouraged but if I look at Him -he is perf... Read more

Phil 3:13b-14 but this one thing I do forgetting those things which are behind and reaching forth un

Monday, February 04, 2013      2 comments

Today I am choosing to forget my failures in attitude towards food as a reward and comfort and I am going to press on to the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus! He is there to strengthen, encourage, and comfort me rega... Read more

I am not going to stuff my face when overwhelmed!

Saturday, November 17, 2012      4 comments

Tonight I find the big emotional feelings about my husband's job loss, and ministry changes, and his own depression ready to overwhelm me and send me to the refrigerator for whatever is in there. I am choosing to go to the Lord and break this b... Read more

Brr- its chilly but I am not going to let it stop me!

Thursday, October 11, 2012      3 comments

Okay, I am getting old. As a teenager I walked and skied in 0 degree weather and thought it was a nice day. Now I have trouble going out when its 40 and feels like 30! I do have fibro and arthritis and it does make a difference. Yesterday I was ... Read more

In praise of technology

Friday, September 21, 2012      0 comments

I was very thankful this morning that I have a jump drive. The battery on my laptop is about to die, I don't know if I can buy a new one and am trying to send all my papers off for the class I am finishing. Because I was rescuing my work I didn'... Read more

Leaning on and trusting the Lord

Thursday, September 20, 2012      0 comments

I have always been an emotional eater and tend to gain weight when things are not going well. First I have a praise that although we have had to go through the pain of foreclosure I have not gained weight. I credit it to the Lord's help, writing... Read more

My God is SO BIG!

Monday, September 17, 2012      0 comments

I sing this song often with my students, but I don't really meditate on this fact often enough. He is my redeemer, creator, and never gives up on me. I need to lean on Him and trust Him with all of my challenges.....instead of eating more food a... Read more

Carrying around 10 pounds

Thursday, May 31, 2012      1 comments

When I walked to the grocery store the other day I filled up my grocery bag as I went. When it was about 10lbs I stopped adding things. While walking home I was amazed at how much more difficult it was to walk with that 10 lb bag. Then I realize... Read more

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