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Kind of a Blah Day
It is dreary and cold today. I need to go shopping, but I think I will just wrap the presents I have today. I'm sleepy for some reason, and can't seem to find my motivation to do much of anything. I really don't want to fight the crowds. Of cour... Read more
Well, I lost two pounds this week. I was not expecting that as I did a sneak weigh-in yesterday and was down a 1/2 pound. But, that water must have done it's trick!
I didn't get much shopping done yesterday. Just bought a couple of gifts f... Read more
It's been a long day. I am heading to bed.... Read more
Cookie baking today
I forgot I was voluntold to bake a few batches of cookies for our school's Christmas program. No problem, as long as I can get them out of my house!
DH will be home late this evening. He went to Houston (a 12 hour drive) to pick up a trail... Read more
Staying in this morning...
It is dangerously cold here today, so I'm keeping the family home this morning. I hate to miss church, but with our drive, I don't want to take a chance that something mechanical could malfunction. (Doesn't it always happen when it gets bitter c... Read more
Zucchini is my new best friend!
Well, I had a revelation as I was in the grocery store early this morning. Zucchini chips for today's party! And tomorrow when we have our 4-H party at the Mexican restaurant, I will take a bag of zucchini and have all the salsa I want! I have e... Read more
Well, today I have to get up from my computer and clean. I am hosting a Tastefully Simple party tomorrow. That means food that is tempting, but I am okay. I bought all low-fat options, if they were available. One taste of anything new. Veggie "d... Read more
Well, the past two nights have been late for me. I am getting pretty tired. I would like to say that I will get to bed early tonight, but unfortunately for a mom, that doesn't always work. I am proud to say that it has not kept me from exercisin... Read more
15 Pounds Down!
Well, the scale was kind to me this morning. I am getting used to these once a week weigh ins. I don't stress so much. I know I have done what I need to do during the week, and I know I will see a loss when I step on.
Hubby did come down a... Read more
Hubby came down to exercise with me!
My morning routine is to get up at 5, get dressed, get my water bottle, and head to the basement to walk on the treadmill. I can play my iPod as loud as I want, and not bother anyone slumbering away. Well, about 5:30, hubby comes downstairs and ... Read more
It's Monday. Again.
Well, the kids are off to school, hubby is off picking up a piece of equipment, and I am here at home. It is cold, and I have the upstairs fireplace going. Haven't ventured down to the basement to get that one started, yet. I love winter, with t... Read more
Well, the plan for today is early church, lunch, and then firewood! I cannot wait! I love heating our house with wood, and now that I am losing weight, I won't mind carrying the wood up the outside stairs. At least until the real winter hits and... Read more
Well, it is cold, and it is windy. I wish we had some fire wood cut so we could have the fireplaces going, but that will have to wait.
Our day started out early. We got up at 4 am so we could be at Wal-Mart to help in the Salvation Army sh... Read more
I've been using SparkPeople for 4 weeks as of today. What a difference just 4 weeks makes. I am 13.5 pounds lighter, and feel so much better. My clothes are not tight and uncomfortable. I have more energy. I have a more positive outlook on my en... Read more
So I get a little message at the bottom of my fitness tracker telling me I need to update my fitness goa... Read more