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Bumps in the road....
Wednesday, August 04, 2010      8 comments

Day 3 report on my evening snack: ∎ Put it on a plate. NO ∎ ASK: 'Am I hungry?' (if I feel I want more) DID IT ∎ Wait 20 minutes (if I want more) DIDN'T NEED TO The problem last night was that I wasn't hungry,... Read more
Mortification
Tuesday, August 03, 2010      7 comments

My SP friends are partaking in an August Challenge posting their weight. Yikes, such brave souls. I have not officially joined in because I do not want to post my weight. I'm too embarrassed. Bad enough that I even though I have lost 20 pounds,... Read more
Change Begins, but what's this?
Monday, August 02, 2010      8 comments

emoticon went well... Here's the scoop on my evening snack: ∎ Put it on a plate. DID IT ∎ ASK: '... Read more
August Goals
Sunday, August 01, 2010      3 comments

Those were posted on Friday. Yesterday I was busy with a couple of fundraisers and working on my vision collage.... Wanna see? Warning: It may come out a bit too small to see everything, but you'll get the gist of it. ... Read more
"Gooooooooaalllll."
Friday, July 30, 2010      5 comments

Okay it sounds better when the Telemundo announcer calls goal. But I Did it!!!! emoticon Now my Spark profi... Read more
Once You Start, Can You Stop?
Thursday, July 29, 2010      4 comments

Who, What, When, Where, Why and How Recognize the 5 W's we were taught? I haven't used it in ages. However it showed up to help me narrow my focus and identify my specific problem area. who - me what - the issue is snacking, what (... Read more
Area of Focus
Wednesday, July 28, 2010      5 comments

I figured out why I got overwhelmed. I was addressing everything instead of focusing on my "dietary danger zone." According to Brain Wansink dietary danger zones are: - Meals - Snacks - Parties - Restaurants - Desk or Dashboard din... Read more
All Hail, The Official Gatekeeper
Monday, July 26, 2010      5 comments

My favorite of Brian Wansink's Re-engineering Strategies states that I should Crown myself as the Official Nutritional Gatekeeper. ... Read more
Make Overeating a Hassle, Not a Habit
Sunday, July 25, 2010      2 comments

I am responsible for the day I create for myself. - Wayne Dyer In Mindless Eating: Why We Eat More Than We Think, Brian Wansink writes about how overeating is encouraged by: -The destructuration of meals (snacking, eating-on-the-go, dash... Read more
Mindless / Mindful? Blame Game
Saturday, July 24, 2010      3 comments

"Snap, Crackle, Pop," "They're GRRREAT!" "Uh, oh! Spaghetti-o's" "what would you do for a klondike bar?!" "Sometimes you feel like a nut, Sometimes you don't" Sound familiar? Sorry if I made you salivate. I blame marketing, the... Read more
What a difference...
Friday, July 23, 2010      3 comments

.. a pool makes. I can do things in a pool that I cannot do on land... like crunches, running and other such movements. The water caresses me, supports me and my movements. I likely would hurt myself if I attempted this on land. I have had... Read more
I'm so Excited!
Wednesday, July 21, 2010      8 comments

I was thrilled when I stepped on the scale yesterday. I am down a grand total of seventeen pounds from my all time high. That inspired and encouraged me. I am only three pounds away from twenty. What I want is to lose three pounds by July ... Read more
What Do I Want?
Sunday, July 18, 2010      3 comments

I wanted to eat some more at last night's dinner(you know mindlessly eat).... but I really wanted good blood glucose readings in two hours. I can wait two hours, then pig out. Two hours later comes, and I do not want to eat the treat anymore. I ... Read more
"Align myself with people who support my growth."...
Saturday, July 17, 2010      3 comments

... was a phrase that stuck in my mind this week. I have wonderful supportive friends here at SP. The kindness and encouragement they shower upon me keeps me moving forward. I keep hearing the same message: "You can do it" My friends here have f... Read more
"The Sun Always Shines Behind The Clouds."
Thursday, July 15, 2010      4 comments

My son still has his job. emoticon I could not help but notice the fierce desire to protect my young even thou... Read more

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