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Back in the "tracking" saddle :0)

Tuesday, March 27, 2012      2 comments

In my last post I mentioned that I wanted to start blogging my meals instead of using the nutrition tracker. Welllllllll......I'm going to continue to use the tracker. Apparently, the app that I use on my phone does not have the posting featur... Read more

Some Progress :0)

Monday, March 05, 2012      2 comments

Today was the midway point way in for the challenge that I joined on Facebook. As I stated in my previous post, I had gained weight while on my personal challenge. Well, I am happy to say that sticking with the guidelines of this new challenge... Read more

My Personal Challenge...A Success..Sort Of

Tuesday, February 28, 2012      1 comments

Hello Everyone. Today is day 3o of my personal challenge. The reason why I say my challenge was a success...sort because I think that although I may not have moved the scale much during my challenge, I made some personal discoveries ab... Read more

My Personal 30 Day Challenge: Day One

Monday, January 30, 2012      1 comments

I've seen a lot of posts about people joining challenges since the beginning of the new year. Instead of joining a group challenge, I feel the need to challenge myself personally. As some may know, when I started this journey I weighed 197 pou... Read more

Returning from Vacation

Thursday, September 08, 2011      3 comments

This Wednesday was the first time I've missed my weekly weigh in since getting serious on this journey. Missing the weigh in was not a mistake. I decided to put off my weigh in this week and resume them next Wednesday. I did that because we j... Read more

Being Prepared

Tuesday, August 23, 2011      4 comments

So, this morning I woke up with every intention of having my Ezekial toast and egg whites for breakfast. Then, I remembered that my daughter's doctor's appointment would interfere with that happening. In the past, leaving home without eating g... Read more

Before Pictures

Friday, August 05, 2011      5 comments

Since I've become more serious about this journey, I realized that I still have some fears when it comes to weight loss. One of my fears...irrational as it may seem...was posting before pictures. Why was I afraid? Well, before pictures reveal ... Read more

Making Progress

Tuesday, July 26, 2011      1 comments

The past couple of weeks my motivation has really been on target. I am really enjoying staying committed to my plan and I'm feeling great. The consistency with working out may leave me a little sore at times, but that feels so much better than... Read more

I'm on the Zumba Bandwagon!

Monday, July 04, 2011      3 comments

After watching the infomercial "umpteen" times, I finally broke down and bought the Zumba program. I started working out with it a few days ago and I have to say that I do see what the craze is about. I really like this program so far. I real... Read more

Still At It

Monday, May 16, 2011      1 comments

Even though the scale is still at 192.5, I'm not going to complain because that means that I haven't gained. But, I am still working at it. I took a little break from the eating plan as I celebrated Mother's Day and my anniversary. But, I'm b... Read more

Hypothyroidism Finally Being Treated

Friday, April 08, 2011      1 comments

I took my first dose of my medication this morning. We'll just have to see how things go from here. I'm very positive about this. I'm so tired of looking online to find out others' experiences with thyroid medication only to find that no one... Read more

Trying to get back into action...

Monday, April 04, 2011      2 comments

I haven't logged on in a while. Been dealing with issues stemming from the hypothyroidism that seem to have knocked me off track for a bit. I was dropped by my endocrinologist because she no longer takes my insurance and I'm unable to see the ... Read more

All I Can Say is....

Monday, March 14, 2011      0 comments

Girl Scout cookies are evil!!!!! Why do they have to stand right in front of the grocery store doors??? LOL! Luckily, I've given the rest away. emoticonRead more

To Have a Cheat Day or Not Have a Cheat Day

Wednesday, March 09, 2011      2 comments

I discovered something this weekend. I don't do well with cheat days. Actually, I tend to lose my mind.LOL! I decided that I was going to indulge on Saturday and that actually turned into indulging all weekend. I mean REALLY indulging...put ... Read more

"Okay" start to the new plan

Wednesday, March 02, 2011      3 comments

So, yesterday marked my official start to this new program and I have to say that I'm really enjoying Spark thus far. I like being able to track items. Tracking keeps me honest with myself about what I'm actually eating and how nutritious it i... Read more