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Life: The great balancing act
Thursday, June 02, 2016      2 comments

SO I haven't logged in three weeks. I was on a team and the last 2 weeks of the challenge I let my team down and myself down and I let life get in the way. I started a business out of my home 5 years ago. It's grown and grown and finally ... Read more
Blue Apron Recipe Redux
Friday, March 25, 2016      3 comments

Recipe Redux- Baked Cripsy Eggplant with tzatziki and cucumbers with Za'atar Spiced Buluga Lentils For a team challenge we were asked to make a recipe healthier. So I choose this eggplant recipe pita recipe from Blue Apron that we kept in o... Read more
Kind of got thrown off there for a a couple of weeks. But back in the saddle.
Monday, July 14, 2014      0 comments

I need to blog more, life just gets so busy and sometimes it feels like another chore. Although honestly, even though no one really reads this it's good to keep a journal of successes, failures, struggles, strengths, etc... if for no other purp... Read more
Back at it again, week 1 down.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014      1 comments

I started back up at Spark People quietly about 8 days ago. I weighed myself and I'm starting off at my heaviest weight EVER: 266lbs! I've never shared my starting weight before because well, it's kind of shameful to me. Just typing makes me wan... Read more
Balancing Act
Wednesday, May 08, 2013      3 comments

I have been really struggling as of late. I feel like the whole best laid plans of Mice and Men is happening to me. I really need to figure out some balance and how to fo... Read more
When I hear music it makes me dance...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013      4 comments

Music had always had a big part in my life. I've found that in the last few years I've stopped a lot of things that really made me happy and really made me, me. I've let my weight gain really hold me back form things that are enjoyable especiall... Read more
Checking in
Wednesday, April 03, 2013      2 comments

I've started like 3 blogs this week but got distracted with other things, boy it's been a busy week. So here's the run down. Thurs- Worked during the day and then made it to the Picasso in Chicago exhibition at the Art institute. The h... Read more
Fingers crossed!
Thursday, March 28, 2013      3 comments

Last month I gained weight during my TOM, I pretty much always do but this time with the help of being part of a team challenge and reading up and being prepared I was ready for it. I pushed through and did my exercised even when I was feel... Read more
Zumba! Why is this so fun?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013      7 comments

I admit it, Zumba is fun. I resisted it. I mean that music is NOT the kind of music i listen to. I'm not a club kid and I've never been, take me to a punk rock or good ind... Read more
Sick of being sick
Tuesday, March 19, 2013      4 comments

So I've been sick, I picked up this pretty nasty cold last Thursday and it's still hanging on. Out damn cold, out! This is also how i feel about the cold weather, out damn weather, out I say! Seriously this cold weather has got to go!... Read more
Goals for the Next Six weeks
Sunday, March 03, 2013      2 comments

March 3- April 14th 1. lose 13 pounds by April 14th 2. Drop 1 inch from each of my measurements 3. Cardio at least 2z a week for 30 minutes each 4. Strength training at least 2x a week for 30 minutes each time 5. 8 glasses of wate... Read more
Bad news, good news... and a review!
Sunday, March 03, 2013      3 comments

The bad news: Well I haven't been the best this week at counting my calories or getting all my exercise in. In fact, I've only kept track 2 days and I'm pretty sure I went over on cals, 2 maybe even 3 days. My monthly visitor came this week and... Read more
Had a little detour last week to Pleasure Island...
Tuesday, February 19, 2013      4 comments

Last week I detoured big time. It started with my Birthday and dinner at Anteprima, an Italian restaurant. I had planned for it and knew I was going to be a little bad but a set a few limits, no take homes and only 2 glasses of alcohol. Dinner w... Read more
I know you've heard this one before....
Sunday, February 10, 2013      3 comments

But I'm super frustrated. The scale has not been kind. In fact it hasn't budged, oh wait except for that half a pound weight gain. Last week I got my monthly "friend" and was up 1/2 a pound. I thought I was doing good, made it through my... Read more
Devora's High Energy Workout
Wednesday, February 06, 2013      0 comments

This DVD was part of a set I bought called 7 days- 7 workouts. I did 32 minutes, not sure how long the total workout is. This workout is not exactly what I'd cal... Read more

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