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Need to make a new goal

Monday, December 30, 2013      1 comments

I went to the doctor today and discovered that I have lost another half inch in height since last year. I have been yo-yoing from 3-7 pounds away from my previous goal so feeling apprehensive about now having to try to loose more, but I can tell... Read more

yoyoing and assessing progress

Saturday, November 23, 2013      0 comments

I decided it is time to take a look at my progress. For quite a long time I have been 3 pounds away from the goal. Well sometimes 5 away and sometimes, very occasionally 2 away and do not seem to be able to do any better. Looking at ... Read more

Earth Day 2013 and I finished my first 5k

Monday, April 22, 2013      1 comments

Earth Day today and Bellevue, Nebraska had a 5K as part of the events. I entered it, though have never run that far. I ran part of the way, but walked a lot of it too. I wore my fitbit and with all the hills we covered, it registed that I had cl... Read more

One year

Wednesday, January 30, 2013      4 comments

I discovered Sparkpeople one year ago. I had begun my diet several months before that when I went to the doctor and discovered, to my shock that I was considered obese. I had never thought of myself as THAT fat, but the charts at the doctor's of... Read more

fat update and changing goal

Saturday, December 29, 2012      8 comments

Today I changed my target date to reach my weight goal, again. At the beginning I was loosing so fast I was sure I could keep it up. I don't remember how many times I have changed the target date to reach weight goal. I have been successful th... Read more

Sparkpeople is back

Thursday, November 01, 2012      1 comments

I am back in the good graces of Sparkpeople. I got both the missing emails today. They were missed. I also gained a bit after tasting a few Halloween candies last night.... Read more

sparkpeople newsletters

Friday, October 26, 2012      2 comments

It looks like I have just been deserted. I have tried several times to add my newsletters back but only get some other ones that are not the originals. they are not in the junk mail. the ones that come now are just not the same and it is continu... Read more

Sparkpeople mails deserted me

Monday, October 01, 2012      2 comments

Such a small thing, that the mails are not coming any longer. I got a tease with two of the recipe mails in one day, then it was gne again. I have rechecked settings and gone to the help which seems to only have answers to people's questions. O... Read more

Sparkpeople Came Back

Tuesday, September 25, 2012      3 comments

After over a week of my Sparkpeople emails not coming, finially today the Sparkpeople recipe mail came...two of them, one vegetarian and the other carnivor. The more general mail with an article and a blog still has forsaken me. At least I now... Read more

not getting my Sparkpeople mails

Sunday, September 23, 2012      2 comments

All along I have gotten a mail from sparkpeople that had a link to an article and a blog and a quote and the last week or so I have been dropped. I also have been dropped from chef meg's list. I tried to find out how to get them back and the hel... Read more

Testing, Feeling, and Seeing Success

Thursday, July 26, 2012      1 comments

I went to the Dr for my 3 month blood test check. I am not yet to my goal, but within about 5 pounds at last. However, I am down to what I was about 20 years ago when all my bloodwork tests were all normal or better. Cholesterol has been over 2... Read more

thoughts on sports bras

Sunday, July 08, 2012      3 comments

I just read the article on sports bras and am still a bit baffled. I have seen them in the store and thought they look uncomfortable and wondered why anyone would want them unless maybe they are for people who are overly large. They look like t... Read more

Strange Progress

Monday, July 02, 2012      4 comments

An interesting discovery happened this week. In the past I always thought that one has to loose weight to loose inches of fat. I have discovered I was able to loose inches, or rather, portions of inches, and yet my weight stayed the same.... Read more

Seeing Progress

Monday, June 18, 2012      4 comments

Until this week, although I have lost some weight, It did not feel like there is really serious progress. The body is certainly strange. The scale says the same as last week, but I just felt slimmer and when I took my measurements this morning... Read more


Monday, March 26, 2012      1 comments

When I first started with this site I lost a couple pounds right away and thought it would continue like that. Unfortunately there have been a few ups and downs and staying the same. Not terribly bragable, but in a bit over a month and a half, I... Read more

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