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Saturday, May 24, 2008      6 comments

After 2 1/2 year here I finally earned the final SUPER GOLD MEDALLION for the number of Sparkpoints I've earned. I have met so many wonderful people here and have changed so many bad habits. It still amazes me how 1 little SPARKPOINT ca... Read more
Summer "BREAK"
Thursday, May 22, 2008      0 comments

With the beginning of summer "break" for the kids, I have to remember it's no "break" for me. The kids will change my schedule completely. No more leisurely meals with the toddlers. It'll be chaos as the school age day care kids will an... Read more
Thursday, April 03, 2008      4 comments

This weekend will be a personal challenge for me. I leave for a camping trip Friday night thru Sunday. High 50's during the day high 30s at night. That's not the challenge. It involves spending the majority of the time hiking up and down hil... Read more
Another winter weekend planned
Thursday, February 21, 2008      1 comments

Its 4 degrees outside and snowing again. I just got back inside after a quick 2 mile walk. Schools are releasing early all around us. We're scheduled to go to a cub scout day camp this weekend. Last year for the same day camp it sleet... Read more
Almost skipped cardio
Monday, January 21, 2008      2 comments

Yesterday was one of those days. Church, Running kids every direction, taking my Mom to dinner. little time for cardio. Started a WATP tape and an argument broke out with the kids. They both wanted to watch different shows on TV. Shut off my... Read more
Holiday panic
Wednesday, December 12, 2007      2 comments

Her it is just 13 days before Christmas and I haven't bought more than a few presents. The trees up and decorations are out but I haven't been out shopping very much. I usually go out at night but the roads have been icy. During the day, I ha... Read more
A beautiful weekend
Monday, November 05, 2007      4 comments

WOW what a beautiful weekend. The weather was perfect to be outside and we took advantage of it. Teachers institute began at noon on Thursday so all the kids were home. We had the option of staying home and watching movies or take out to a n... Read more
1st weigh-in in 6 months
Monday, October 01, 2007      7 comments

Today’s the day I decided to step back on the scale. I’m a bit hesitant since I haven’t weighed myself since April 4 but I know everything fits about the same so it can’t be to bad. My last weigh in was 179#. It’s been 6 months since I’ve pee... Read more
SP Community Highlight, 9/7/06
Thursday, September 06, 2007      3 comments

SP Community Highlight, 9/7/06 came out today and it featured a repeat from a year ago. The one I wrote about SPARKPEOPLE SHUTTING DOWN. What a wonderful surprise - to see this post - exactly a year after it was featured in a Community High... Read more
Thursday, August 16, 2007      5 comments

OK - I’ve gone swimming with the kids before but not around my friends or extended family. When I take my kids o the pool I can wear a t-shirt over top “the swimsuit”. This weekend I went completely outside my comfort zone. My youngest had a ... Read more
I will get it done.
Thursday, July 12, 2007      3 comments

Today was one of those days when it would have been so easy to skip my walking. First daycare child arrived at 5:30 AM - to early to walk before she got here. SO NO EARLY MORNING WALK but still plans for mid-morning walk. One child was 45... Read more
A trip out
Saturday, June 16, 2007      2 comments

Today was a real test of the mind. We went out of town unexpectedly and ended up at a buffet. Of course I ate more than usual and was a bit hesitant about entering everything into the food tracker BUT I DID ANYWAY. I was pleasantly surpri... Read more
Lost opportunities
Wednesday, May 30, 2007      1 comments

As I was looking through all the changes here on SPARKPEOPLE, I opened my own SPARKPAGE (which I've done a millin times). This time was different. Instead of opening on the top of the page as usual it opened with my SPARK FRIENDS showing. Sev... Read more
One long hike
Thursday, May 10, 2007      2 comments

When my son asked if we could walk in the local parade, I said sure it's only 1 1/2 miles. BUT I need to park my car 3 1/2 miles away from home then walk back to my house and then walk another mile to the parade start. When the parade ended hi... Read more
Tuesday, April 17, 2007      0 comments

Just cruising here at the same weight. No change but I'm not even focusing on the weight at all. As a matter of fact I didn't even remember to weigh myself for the last couple of days. I usually weigh myself several times a day. Even though m... Read more

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