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Christmas wishes and goals...

Saturday, October 09, 2010      4 comments

I added 3 new pictures of dresses on my page today because I would love to be able to wear a dress comfortably again. I used to love to get dressed up in dresses, not anymore. For Christmas I want to be able to finally get to that dreaded 200 lb... Read more


Saturday, February 27, 2010      5 comments

As some of you may know I've been on again off again here. I've had real trouble to committing to more than just a few days at a time. I can honestly say I'm here 100% fully into this now, no doubts in my mind this time, I can feel the differenc... Read more


Wednesday, February 25, 2009      1 comments

My grandfather went home this afternoon. He's been asleep all day. He has some new meds for when his blood pressure gets too high. He's resting and I believe will be going to the dr again next week to check out an artery in his neck they're a l... Read more

Life hurts, family is the most important!

Wednesday, February 25, 2009      5 comments

01/28/09-214 02/25/09-224 Yikes!!! Didn't track or exercise this month. Gained 10 lbs. Was at the hospital just yesterday with the family. My grandfather was having a heart cath done. That went well, but after he recovered for 4 hrs. and they... Read more


Thursday, November 27, 2008      6 comments

Can you believe it? I can't. It seems to be that I have been here a year now. Happy Thanksgiving by the way. I started this journey on sparkpeople a year ago at 209 lbs. I became hooked on sparkpeople right away. I was obsessed and lost several ... Read more


Tuesday, November 11, 2008      1 comments

WOO HOO!!! I did it!! I finally finished day 3 of week 2 last week and moved on to week 3 today. And it was not nearly as bad as I feared. I'm a superstar. emoticonRead more

Finally getting serious!!

Sunday, November 09, 2008      2 comments

I've been on sparks almost a year without really doing what I should or losing anything. Not sparks fault, all mine!!! I start then fall off so, I've really been working it the last few weeks. My eating is still not where it should be, but it is... Read more


Friday, September 19, 2008      1 comments

Made myself get up and do day 2 of week 2 yesterday evening. Not any easier than Monday was. I didn't want to do it. I had already worked for the day and took the kids to the park and the library, went out to eat and went to the grocery store. I... Read more

Week 2 Day 1 Couch 2 5 K

Monday, September 15, 2008      1 comments

I did the first day of week 2 this morning and ouch. I didn't think it would seem that hard the 2nd week. I'm such a wuss. I wanted to get off the treadmill so many times. I was in tears several times. But each time I told myself to just keep ... Read more


Saturday, September 13, 2008      2 comments

Yeah!!! I finished day 3 of week 1 this morning. So that completes my first week of couch to 5K. I'm so proud of me. I can do this.... Read more

WEEK 1 Day 2

Friday, September 12, 2008      1 comments

I promised myself I would blog for every day I finished on the Couch to 5K program. Keeps me accountable, so here it is. I did day 2 of week 1 last night, same as the day 1 was this week. I felt good after I got done with it. I don't know how... Read more

C 2 5 k Training begins

Monday, September 08, 2008      2 comments

I've played around with the idea of doing the c2 5k training program. Even did day 1 a few times already. But haven't actually committed to it until now. I don't have an ipod to download the podcasts, I hate watching the time on the treadmill. ... Read more

Happy Birthday To Me!!!

Sunday, August 17, 2008      5 comments

Well, here I am another year older. Can't even say I'm in my 20's anymore. It's official, I'm 30 today. Gosh, I'm getting old!!! Well, I guess if I think about it, maybe not. Considering that if I take good care of me I can live to be 100, I'm n... Read more


Saturday, August 02, 2008      4 comments

I was flipping through this month's issue of Shape magazine and found this article under one of the success stories. This lady was at 200 when she started and is now at135, which is pretty close to where I'm at and want to be. I loved her mantr... Read more


Friday, July 25, 2008      5 comments

What does getting fit mean to me?? Wow, I could probably write a short essay on this one, but seeing as how I'm short on time, I'll make this short. Being fit to me means I can carry the groceries to my upstairs apt. without getting out of breat... Read more

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