back in onederland!!
It's been so long since I've seen a 1 in front of my weight I forgot how good it felt. It's amazing what one little ounce can do for your ego! Now on to my next goal which is to fit into my old clothes that have been collecting dust for over 2... Read more
back from vacation & fatter than ever!
Wow! I didn't realize a person could gain so much weight on vacation. It doesn't help when you are kind of forced to eat out every night for two weeks. Even if you make good choices sometimes, the food at a restaurant is not prepared the way ... Read more
I'm going on vacation
I'm going to Georgia for 2 weeks to see my Sis, her kids and hubby. I'm so excited! I haven't been to Georgia in about 8 years. I'll talk to everyone when I get back.... Read more
I got a promotion!
After 9 1/2 years at the bank, I finally got a Asst. Manager position. It took a lot of hard work and proving myself to people, but I did it. More money, more recognition, more responsibility. I can't wait! I am so excited to start my new... Read more
gotta lose weight!!
It just hit me that I'm going to Georgia in 2 months and I need to lose some weight before then. I don't want to look huge at the beach. I don't want to be uncomfortable in the airplane. I'm going to try and lose 15 lbs. by July 4th, I'm lea... Read more
wish me luck
I'm going to my second weigh-in at WW tomorrow. I feel like I'm doing well, but I think my scale at home is conspiring against me. Hopefully he didn't throw in with the WW scale. I was able to fit into a work outfit that I haven't worn in a f... Read more
back to life
Well, the initial shock of the past few weeks is starting to wear off. Thanks to all my spark friends who commented to me or sent me well wishes in a spark mail. Now it is time to try and focus back on life. My mom was very overweight and did... Read more
It's just not fair...
Why is life so cruel sometimes? Why does tragedy come in waves like high tide, one right on top of the other? I ask these questions as I sit here thinking about the loses my family has just suffered over this holiday season.
On Christmas... Read more
Our trip into NYC 11/17
The kids and I went to the city yesterday with my youngest son's class. We went to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Grand Central Station, through Central Park and The New York Public Library. What a trip! We did a lot of walking and spent abo... Read more
too busy for me
I have been so busy lately with work and the kids and their activities, drs. appts., etc... I'm getting to the"stop the world I want to get off" feeling. I am so overwhelmed, I don't have any time for me. The next two days I have a Board of E... Read more
I'm sooo tired!
My husband started a new job recently and had to be there at 5:45 am today. Why do I have to suffer for this? It's his job but I'm up first because he is impossible to wake up. So I was up at 4:15 am. And I'm still up because my son had to w... Read more
I spoiled myself today. I went to the dentist and got a good cleaning. Then I went to the hair cutters and got a new cut and color. I'm no longer a blond, not even close anymore. The kids love it! My husband hasn't seen it yet. Then I went ... Read more
Thanks to my friend Kim on the challenge boards I'm excited to try and incorporate exercise into my routine again. I find that when I exercise, I'm less likely to have a bad food day. I will try and remember that I woke up early and sweat toda... Read more
stuck in the house today
Ryan has strep throat so I am home today because he is still contagious. He is feeling better at least, and he no longer has a fever. He was miserable yesterday, I felt so bad for him.
We wanted to go pumpkin picking today, but we will h... Read more
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gluing my mouth shut!
Ok, why is it that you can do so well for a long string of days, and then one bump and BOOM, straight to mickey D's. Which by the way I am convinced is lacing the food with addicting meat juice! GRRR! I am so mad at myself for giving in again... Read more