ya we are sisters...
here is my sisters blog about shorts on the ground (you can read my blog about pants on the ground). yea we are sisters..lol.
On another note, I had a victory today. I drove my RV today and the arms on the seat actually fit down over my butt a... Read more
Help! There's cake in my house and it won't leave me alone!!
I am in a bad situation here, kids. I have had iron will since I started this deal in March. I have lost 35 pounds. People cannot beleive how strong I have been. I have had a hard time believing it too! But today, the old me is trying to take ov... Read more
Can you guess how much weight I gained on vacation?
I just got back from Utah for 12 days (including 2 days to get there and back), hours of driving in cars, other people's cooking, snacking, Captain Morgan. On the plus side, I took my own snacks, did cook some of the meals with my sister, and di... Read more
Day 9 of vacation and....
I am hanging in there! There have been 9 days of traveling, not being in control of the food (with friends and others cooking), rain, snow, wind, sun, heat, quad rides, mountains, desert and dessert! I am doing pretty well. I just make the best ... Read more
Just in case you might have been wondering....
you may have wondered how I am doing while on vacation here in Utah. Well, every day we go quad riding, I am doing the best I can with my food and have tried to keep it in the parameters and am doing fairly well with that. But the biggest thing ... Read more
First day of actual vacation
We are up here at the cabin in Beautiful Utah! MY goal was to walk around the cabin area so I tracked it last night, thinking it would be well over 2 miles. It is actually about 1.25 miles, which is close to what I walk at home. There is some in... Read more
Vacation starts NOW!
Well my peeps, I am outta here. Going to the mountains in Utah, near flaming gorge. I will walk, ride quads, fish, eat healthy (but probably drink more than I would at home). We are going for about 10 days and I am just going to enjoy it and mak... Read more
To my Grandkids
I am so happy we got to spend the day together today! It is so much fun for me to watch you grow up and be able to have fun times together. I waited for you for a long time and it is even better than I thought to be your Grandma.
There was ... Read more
You are amazing!
I cannot believe how strong you have been! Look how hard you have been working and the success you have had because of it. I am so proud of how you decided to change your life, how you have followed your plan, made your goals, have made so much ... Read more
A new song
Today, I hit the one of my weight loss goals and I am DOWN 30 LBS! This is the song going through my head right now. (to the tune of Eastbound and Down from Smoky and the Bandit):
30 pounds I'm down, Man, I'm really smokin'
I'm gonna do w... Read more
So what did you make today? Did you make a...
I think I did about 4 or 5 of those:
Made some good choices, made a few friends here on SP, a few people said I have made a... Read more
Today I decided on a new goal. I am going to my friends cabin in Utah in a few weeks. It is GORGEOUS there and I love it and when I am there, I usually am pretty low energy due to the altitude and plain old being fat but this time, this time, wi... Read more
Its a bit of a love fest
and I really like it! Thanks to everyone who reads my blogs and posts comments. You are really a wonderful bunch of people and I think I made like 5 friends just this evening.I am learning so much and being motivated by many.
I want to off... Read more
Progress, not Perfection!
That is my mantra. Progress, not perfection.
I went camping this weekend with family who are big time snackers!I had no idea how I would honestly react to the situations I was in. I always say that I want to fit but you know what? I really... Read more
My numbers dont lie
I went and had a whole blood workup. Compared to November of last year till now:
My cholesterol has dropped from 208 to 181
My blood sugar A1C levels have gone from 6 to 5.8
My LDL has gone from 132 to 107
Now what is wierd is my tryglic... Read more