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Just keep swimming.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015      0 comments

Well, I already missed my goal of cooking all of my meals at home, haha. But, I've started tracking again. This was a bit hard to swallow because I hadn't tracked my food since I don't know when, and haven't entered my weight in about 2 years.... Read more
Not starting over, but starting again.
Sunday, June 14, 2015      1 comments

While I have no where near gained back ALL of the weight I had lost, I gained back enough to be frustrated with myself. I was doing great. Then I got into a new relationship and we were eating out a lot for our dates. We finally stopped doing... Read more
Run or Dye!
Saturday, June 29, 2013      5 comments

I did a 5k this morning called "Run or Dye." Pretty much the same thing as The Color Run and several other races. It was a lot of fun! I walked it with my friend Emily a... Read more
Small victories!
Thursday, June 20, 2013      4 comments

It has been a pretty great week so far! After weeks of nursing my strained hip, it's finally healed enough for me to do some regular workouts! I was able to go to Zumba on Monday AND Tuesday! Had to ice my hip after and stretch well, but I wa... Read more
Still healing...
Wednesday, June 12, 2013      6 comments

Well in the 2 weeks since I found out I had a sprained/strained hip muscle, I have taken a break from working out. And it's KILLING me! I was told I could try doing a slow walk to stay active, but it was too painful. Even by the end of my 8 h... Read more
How the heck does that even happen?
Thursday, May 30, 2013      6 comments

I've been doing so good lately! The scale has plateaued, but I am noticing changes in my shape and how my clothes fit which is always motivating to me. And my dad is now down 40 lbs! Almost as much as me! (At least some of the latest 8 lbs h... Read more
Trying to build some momentum...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013      3 comments

I always knew I had some pretty great friends and family, but the last few weeks have made me realize that I am surrounded by some pretty great people in general! Since the middle of December, I have been tracking my food pretty much religiousl... Read more
New Year, New Blog ( a little bit late)...
Saturday, January 19, 2013      3 comments

Last year I made my 12 in '12 list for New Year's resolutions. I accomplished most of them, which I was very proud of. And I am trying not to feel too guilty about the few that I was not successful with, because really I still did good. So th... Read more
Checking in on my goals...
Tuesday, August 07, 2012      6 comments

It's August already?! Where does the time go? I thought it was probably time to check and see how I'm doing with the goals I set in January: Goal #2 is complete! I beat my previous 5K time by 3.5 minutes :) Goal #4 is complete ... Read more
A new year
Wednesday, January 11, 2012      2 comments

I find it so hard to believe that it is already 2012. The past year brought about many successes and many challenging situations. No doubt this next year will bring about more of that. I have some wonderful things to look forward to....being ... Read more
I am a Diva!
Sunday, November 06, 2011      1 comments

Diva Dance has entered my life once again. I started a Diva Dance 3-week challenge last weekend with an amazing and inspirational woman named Chris Linnares. I mentioned one of her books, entitled Cinderella on the Couch, in a previous blog. ... Read more
Not an's just the beginning.
Friday, September 23, 2011      1 comments

So, I have officially finished the 13-month healthy lifestyle program I did through work! I have such a hard time believing that it's actually over...that year went so fast! I had a lot of ideas of what my results would be, and well let's just... Read more
Food for thought
Thursday, June 16, 2011      2 comments

I had another group meeting this week for my healthy lifestyle program...well, it actually ended up just being me and the leader of the program (a psychologist). We talked about assertiveness today and it's importance. I tend to be more of a p... Read more
A little frustrated
Monday, June 13, 2011      1 comments

I've been in a plateau now for a while and it's starting to get a little frustrating. Haven't been very good about tracking my food lately, so hopefuly restarting that will show me where I'm at and where I need to go. A couple of the fitness c... Read more
Once again...
Sunday, May 29, 2011      1 comments's been months since I have written an entry. Life has been a roller coaster lately. I'm continuing to participate in the healthy lifestyle program I joined through work. However, my trainer left the facility and therefore can't be my tr... Read more

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