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Group Accountability

Wednesday, August 26, 2015      5 comments

I took two sets of pictures this morning to remind myself to keep working. Here's the sparkpeople set. The shirt I'm wearing fit like a perfect glove with no bulging in 2011. It was my reward for making my 160 goal. I'm going to take a pictu... Read more

Day 3...Blessings and prayers

Wednesday, August 19, 2015      3 comments

Today's blog is harder to do. Our state lost 3 fire fighters today in a wildland fire. Mike and I are no longer on the lines, but we're still a brotherhood and any loss is hard. Today's Top 10 1. I got to see several of my students rib... Read more

Day 2 Counting what's right

Wednesday, August 19, 2015      4 comments

Today's top 10 list 1. Got up before my alarm. 2. Remembered to eat 3 meals. 3. Did REALLY well at my job interview this morning. After discovering that I had to dive into the clothes in the back because the size 16s that I bought a mont... Read more

A 3 person interview pep talk Me, Myself and Kathy

Monday, August 17, 2015      2 comments

Honesty time. I am SOOO frustrated this week! I HATE the 195 to 190 range. It is the hardest for me to break through. I'm REALLY peeved at myself for backsliding so far. I was making great progress. 195 down to 191 in about 3 weeks. March... Read more

Going for gold one step at a time.

Sunday, January 25, 2015      3 comments

Something keeps waking me up at about 3:15am. I usually try to go back to sleep. Today I just gave up and got up at 3:30. Grabbed breakfast and my cup of coffee, then dug into the new Module I'm teaching for math this month. I'm loving the fa... Read more

Great week

Monday, January 19, 2015      3 comments

Got up early. Got my full work out and yoga session in peacr and quiet. Watched the sun dawn on s gorgeous, brisk day while eating my morning oats. Stepped on the scale today and did not have my usual Sunday to Monday spike! Down to my lowest we... Read more

Woo hooo

Friday, January 09, 2015      1 comments

I got up did 20 minutes on the wii advanced step and the free run for 10 minutes. Was going to go for a real jog with the dog but realized the extra snooze on the alarm cost me the run. So I used the time to jump on here throw up a quick blog, ... Read more

Salad before dinner

Thursday, January 01, 2015      1 comments

I am the only one in our house who needs to eat before 6. SOOoOo I have decided to try a go with eating a big salad at 4 and then eating the rest of dinner at 6 with every one else. Started today so we'll see how it works out. I... Read more

I can, I will

Wednesday, December 31, 2014      1 comments

It impresses me that after 4 months of only pacing my classroom that I am still able to get up and jog. Proof that even if you lose track of you way, as long as you come back, you're stll moving ahead. Need to make serious changes on my food int... Read more

spring break reality check

Friday, April 04, 2014      1 comments

Got meals for a month planned. I never realized how much just the discipline of just taking my food keeps my binge eating in check. I need to be diligent about eating breakfast that I cook not the crap my school calls breakfast. I also need to b... Read more

New year goals

Sunday, January 19, 2014      1 comments

I chose this year not to make resolutions until after the 17 day drop off. Last week I started doing my daily weigh in with the Wii. With the exception of the day I overdosed on salt, I've watched the line March slowly down. After two weeks at m... Read more

first month

Thursday, September 26, 2013      1 comments

Well it's the first month of school. Things have settled in. I'm coaching volley ball on top of teaching. Having fun. I'm finding myself better this year about staying hydrated but my eating is all sorts of messed up. No breakfast or not enough ... Read more

We did that HOW FAST????

Thursday, August 08, 2013      4 comments

Holy Cow! First, I want to say I love my hubby. We've been trying to get out and walk together every night since he was given the green light from his doctor. It's so nice to go out in the evenings and just walk together. We rarely talk,... Read more


Wednesday, July 31, 2013      5 comments

It must be the beginning of August or really close. I can't the up coming school year out of my mind. I have a million things I desperately want to get moving. I've got the first month's worth of lesson plans done...hope to have through XMAS ... Read more

Kitchen play day!!!

Friday, July 26, 2013      3 comments

I've been craving sweet all week, but it's been so hot in the house I didn't dare bake myself birthday cake. Well, it was cool enough this morning that hubby asked to turn on the space heater...hah! yay oven! Started my kitchen play time ... Read more

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