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Finding a way of escape

Monday, February 08, 2016      1 comments

Oops! I forgot to look for my way of escape. I Corinthians 10:13 There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation ALS... Read more

5 lbs of "potatoes" for Feb.

Friday, February 05, 2016      0 comments

I am very thankful for my progress on the Daniel fast and want to give the Lord the glory for strength to numerous temptations. During the next 3 weeks I am going to do my part to lose 5 lbs. I carry almost all my weight in my tummy and midriff ... Read more

Progress on Daniel Fast

Monday, February 01, 2016      5 comments

I am getting to where I am thinking about food less. Yesterday I was actually hungry and was able to eat something to meet my calorie goals. Definitely sleeping better without caffeine . Going to check out the Y later today with a free week pas... Read more

Day 2 of Daniel Fast

Saturday, January 30, 2016      1 comments

I had oatmeal with peanut butter for breakfast with apple slices, pretty good. I have been drinking water instead of coffee or tea and no headaches today. Work was a little frustrating because a sales lead was upset I didn't lie to a customer. B... Read more

First Day- facing temptations

Friday, January 29, 2016      4 comments

I woke up late because I set the alarm for PM instead of Am. I still got ready in a hurry, made oatmeal and ate in the car, and packed a healthy lunch. M... Read more

Preparing my heart and mind

Thursday, January 28, 2016      4 comments

During this week I have been reading my Bible and the book called Daniel Fast for weight loss. I have started applying the basics for most of my meals. It will be harder than I thought but I am trusting the Lord for victory over food. I am also ... Read more

Preparing for a special 21 day fast

Tuesday, January 26, 2016      2 comments

I am preparing to start the 21 day Daniel Fast. It is not a complete fast. It is eliminating dairy, meat, leavening agents- You eat fruits, vegetables, w... Read more

I am determined to get below 130!

Wednesday, January 13, 2016      4 comments

For over a year I have been going up and down from 137-130. My heaviest was 186 so I am glad the numbers aren't higher. I am a petite 5'1" so my ideal weight is between 105-110. I carry my fat all in my body; a true apple shape. I have determin... Read more

2016 goals

Friday, January 01, 2016      2 comments

My word for the year is prayer. My biggest downfall or my "weight that doth so easily beset me" is emotional eating. I do great planning meals exercising and cooking But when depressed anxious annoyed or angry I eat first. This years goal is to ... Read more

Refining my habits starting now

Sunday, December 27, 2015      4 comments

For years I have said that I wouldn't eat sugar so I could get to my healthy weight. But many diet plans include sweets and suggest moderation, counting calories etc. I am 53 lbs lighter than my heaviest weight which I am thankful for. However I... Read more

Getting back on track

Monday, November 02, 2015      2 comments

Today I am getting back on track. I have been maintaining the weight I have lost but have not progressed for a year. I am smaller but a smaller apple shape. I carry most of my overweight around my middle. I am RIPE for diabetes, stroke, and brea... Read more

Reflection on a birthday

Sunday, June 21, 2015      3 comments

I am officially am another year older. I had to renew my license and am very happy that I weigh 10 lbs less than I did five years ago. I was disappointed... Read more

Reflection on a birthday

Sunday, June 21, 2015      1 comments

I am officially am another year older. I had to renew my license and am very happy that I weigh 10 lbs less than I did five years ago. I was disappointed... Read more

Delighting in the Lord

Thursday, June 04, 2015      0 comments

I found out something that was disappointing and discouraging. I was overeating more and more but didn't know why. My dil helped me see it clearly. Today I realized that not knowing the full details was a blessing from the Lord! I also have athe... Read more

Night time mindless eating

Wednesday, May 27, 2015      2 comments

Last night I woke up around 1. Sometimes I do have a hard time sleeping but I don't know what woke me. I walked in the kitchen and began finding things to eat. Then I prayed drank some water and went back to sleep. First I am ... Read more

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