3rd Time's a Charm
I was last on Sparkpeople site many years ago. My first time, I was very successful at getting healthy and losing weight. Then life happened. I came back a few years later, but again, life happened. So here we go again. I am going through a... Read more
Week One Rap-up
So I made it through one week - a couple of backward steps, but all in all it was a good week. I do need to try to figure out how to lower my sodium intake and up my copper. I don't eat salty snacks, but I was amazed at how much sodium I get. ... Read more
Three times a charm????
OK - So much has happened since I last posted. The school I was workingin closed, so back to the stress eating. And then I got job in a different school - so back to the cupcakes. I really want to get back on track. First I am going to try ... Read more
Here I go again - Take 2!
Well, my last blog was a lie. I didn't even get close to getting back into shape last year. In fact, I put on more weight. But I am really going to try this time. I just finished up my college course, so I should have more time to dedicate t... Read more
Well, all that work last year down the drain. After we got back from Germany in August last year I found... Read more
Spark University, here I come!
I have so many changes happening in the Fall that i am both excited and scared at the same time. Being a full time teacher has been my dream, but I need to build up my confidence that I am a capable person. I'm also afraid that I might fall ba... Read more
Summers Almost Over
Well, summer's almost over and it has been such an exciting one for me. I've experienced so many changes in my life over these past few months, it's been wonderful. I've met so many kind and supportive friends at Camp GonnaBFit and I am lookin... Read more
Daily Challenge - Inspiration Pointe
What ticks me off - I agree with Camille about rude people.
What makes me happy - When someone says they are surprised that I am old enough to have two teenage children, clothes that I could barely fit into are now falling off of me, the ... Read more
I can see the light at the end of the tunnel!
Only 5 more pounds to go and although the "weight loss" has been slow this past month, I have been seeing improvements in areas that I have never been able to see improvements before, especially my abs. Six months ago, I told myself that I wou... Read more
Finally, some progress!
Well, I weighed in early this week and I finally saw a change in my weight - almost 2 pounds!!! Yeah!!! I also lost a half inch in my waist and my thighs. Only 6.7 pounds to go....... Read more
It seems like since I got sick and I hurt my toe, I keep using this for an excuse not to exercise. I have been trying to find other ways to get exercise, like bike riding and walking, but nothing I can do regularly. part of me feels like I sho... Read more
Camp Weekly Challenge #1
Lets see... my health and fitness goals....
I want to feel more comfortable in (and out) of my clothes. I want to feel healthy and have the energy to do any activity, even as I get older. I want to try as best I can to only put healthy thi... Read more
9-10 more pounds to go!!
Well, I reached the 10 pound loss and i seem to have hit a wall or something. My weight has been fluctuating from 138.8 to 139.8 for the past 3 weeks. I need to change my routine I think. I've been trying to find ways to exercise differently ... Read more