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My SO is showing me up!

Tuesday, October 06, 2015      3 comments

My SO and I have been together for a bit over 2 years. Of the two of us, I have pretty much been the healthier eater of us two. Getting my fruits and veggies in, keeping my portions mostly under control (except when it came to junk food ...) whi... Read more

Beck Day Three - Eat Sitting Down

Monday, October 05, 2015      1 comments

All I can say about the last few days is that it's a good thing I'm not to the part about making a meal plan and actually sticking with it. So ... when I first read this I thought - I don't think this will be a problem for me! Then a few d... Read more

Not a good couple of days

Friday, October 02, 2015      3 comments

Work has been pretty stressful this week with more than the usual amount of people arguing with me or getting upset about stuff I have no control over. Then some other stuff going on and add to that not getting enough sleep the last two nights .... Read more

Beck Day Two - Choose Two Reasonable Diets

Wednesday, September 30, 2015      1 comments

So today's task is to choose two reasonable diet plans - One as the main diet plan, and the other as a backup plan. I have a difficult time following most diet plans because I am vegetarian. I have tried Eat to Live and other similar ideas.... Read more

And Once Again - This Time with Beck ...

Tuesday, September 29, 2015      5 comments

So here I am a bit more than two years since my last post. I have been down and up down and up on the scale. Managed to get as low as 229 for a short while. Sigh. I am now in Nebraska working in the office of a bus station. It can be prett... Read more

Doctor visit

Monday, August 05, 2013      1 comments

So back in March right as the yearbook deadline approached (I'm the newspaper/yearbook advisor as well as librarian/computer teacher) I came down with a really bad case of bronchitis. It knocked me off my feet completely for three days, then th... Read more

Starting Again

Friday, July 26, 2013      4 comments

Tonight I was watching the latest episode of Extreme Makeover; weight loss edition. Extreme irony is that while watching it, I was eating a pint of ice cream and drinking out of a 20 oz Cherry Pepsi bottle.... I've watched every episode of the t... Read more

5 Mile Long Run!!! A New Laura Record

Saturday, July 18, 2009      4 comments

This morning I completed my first Long Run with the running club. I had to miss last weeks due to another appointment. So, I did my first Long Run of 5 miles! Previously, the longest I'd ever ran was 3.1 miles on pavement, and 3.5 miles on a ... Read more

Dallas Running Club - Signed up for half-marathon!!!!

Saturday, June 20, 2009      2 comments

I'd been thinking about joining the Dallas Running Club for awhile. I ended up not joining because I thought I might be moving to California. Well ... obviously, I am still here in Texas. :D So today I decided that I would go ahead and join... Read more

Accepted to Grad School!!!!

Friday, June 12, 2009      6 comments

Today I got an email letting me know I had been accepted to grad school, starting with the second summer session!!!! I am ecstatic! I am itching to sign up for my first class and get started! Library, here I come!... Read more

Fun In The Sun Week 2

Thursday, June 11, 2009      3 comments

Well, I did fairly well this past week as far as exercise goes. I managed to get 150 minutes cardio and 3 sessions of strength training. However, I didn't get around to swimming because Sunday morning I was just too tired, and Wednesday I had a ... Read more

Day 1 of Fun In the Sun Challenge

Thursday, June 04, 2009      6 comments

Today was weigh in day for the Biggest Loser Periwinkle team. I've been doing pretty well this past week with my eating and with my working out. In fact, I managed to lose nearly 5 pounds. :) I've been leaving my money at home, which so f... Read more

It's Friday!

Friday, May 29, 2009      1 comments

Well I managed to get in a run on Tuesday and Thursday this week, plus strength training. Didn't really do much of anything else ...but this weekend is supposed to be absolutely beautiful weather - so maybe I'll get myself out to the park on Sun... Read more

So far, not too bad.

Tuesday, May 26, 2009      1 comments

Well last night I started reading a book around 9:30. I really though I'd be able to put it down before it got too late, but, nope. Finally turned in a little after 2 a.m. So, instead of going into work early (I'm working at a gym right no... Read more

Back Yet Again

Sunday, May 24, 2009      0 comments

Has it really been 13 months since I last made an entry? Yikes. Unfortunately, I can't say that I've stuck with good exercise habits nor with good eating habits. I began Sparkpeople in June of 2006 after having lost 11 pounds from my high w... Read more

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