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Another Hike!

Tuesday, February 19, 2013      6 comments

Since yesterday was President's Day, my husband had off work. We decided to gather the dogs and go up to Griffith Park. We have been there multiple times before, but we decided to try a new trail. It turned out to be a beautiful day. I'm g... Read more

The A-Z of Me

Wednesday, January 30, 2013      4 comments

Borrowed from LIBELULITA found on LBFROMBUFAD's sparkpage. A - Available or married: Married for almost two years as of the 13th. B - Book: I'm really loving Self Help Books lately. Wayne Dyer and Deepak Chopra. C - Cake or Pie... Read more

Be Your Own Role Model

Thursday, January 24, 2013      4 comments

How many times do we look to other people for motivation and inspiration? Sparkpeople is full of these wonderful success stories and inspirational people. I'm so incredibly grateful for the friends I have made from this site and the support it p... Read more

Committing to Excellence- Recapping The Year and Looking Ahead

Wednesday, December 26, 2012      5 comments

As the new year approaches, I'm sure most are thinking about how the new year is going to bring hope for a better job, a better relationship, a better situation, a better YOU. I know that I often get wrapped up in the excitement and think the sa... Read more

I'm not running a marathon anytime soon, but I'm still working toward a goal.

Thursday, September 20, 2012      4 comments

I see so many blogs here on Sparkpeople that are all about training for something physical, but I rarely see someone get down and dirty about the emotional turmoil, the spiritual journey and how to be present in your mind and body during this pr... Read more

Is Beauty valued above all else? Do Men value anything else?

Sunday, September 09, 2012      5 comments

So this has been an exceptionally hard week for me. I found out that my husband has been communicating with other women online and telling them how attractive they are. At first I was a little annoyed because it was just comments on twitter feed... Read more

Why Spark Friends Make the Best Friends

Tuesday, August 21, 2012      2 comments

I am truly blessed to have found Sparkpeople. I originally joined in a misguided attempt to lose weight to fit into my dress for my wedding. I say misguided because I joined for truly superficial reasons and Sparkpeople along with some other gre... Read more

Yoga-Themed Nail Polish

Friday, August 17, 2012      5 comments

I am huge fan of painting my nails. I just feel like it's a simple way to add a pop of color and express yourself. It also makes me feel feminine and girly. My favorite brand is Essie, so imagine my surprise when I opened my Self Magazine and sa... Read more

Being Authentic

Monday, August 13, 2012      2 comments

It's amazing the little lies we tell each other and ourselves. I'm not talking about shocking, devastating lies that could hurt someone. I'm talking about those little lies that pile up when we refuse to just be honest to save face, not make our... Read more

My Nine Year Anniversary- Getty Villa

Sunday, August 05, 2012      4 comments

So yesterday my husband surprised me by choosing to go to the Getty Villa in Malibu. We had already been at the Getty Center and loved it very much. I'm so glad he chose this to go to because it turned out to be a beautiful and educational day. ... Read more


Tuesday, July 31, 2012      5 comments

So yesterday my husband and I decided to tackle Will Rogers again. It's a state park here in the Los Angeles Area ( more specifically Pacific Palisades). We started at the Temescal Canyon Trail and were told that the trail we were doing was 1.9... Read more

Women, Food, and God- You're not unhappy because you're fat, you're fat because you are unhappy.

Sunday, July 29, 2012      5 comments

So I've gotten some books from the library about eating, particularly emotional and compulsive eating since I've finally admitted to myself that exercise (while I could do more) is not my problem. My problem is my unhealthy relationship with foo... Read more

Emotional Eating---Using eating as a coping mechanism.

Thursday, July 26, 2012      4 comments

So last night I attended my very first meeting for compulsive overeaters. I had been contemplating going for a few weeks now but couldn't get past the fact that I'd have to be honest with myself and with other people that I just wasn't managing ... Read more

Gathering Inspiration

Monday, September 19, 2011      3 comments

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Wednesday, August 17, 2011      1 comments

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