Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.


    PINK-SOLDIER   122,098
SparkPoints
100,000-149,999 SparkPoints
 
 
PINK-SOLDIER's Blog Entry Summary View



I've come along way since my last chemo treatment!

Monday, January 11, 2010      11 comments

This is me on 3-3-09. I am happy to say I am getting better everyday! I thought I looked like a pink-soldier in this picture taken by my very sweet nurse Geri. I finally got bra... Read more

New Year, New Me, and a New Spark Name!

Tuesday, January 05, 2010      15 comments

Goodbye CHI-TOWNGIRL, I have changed my name to PINK-SOLDIER. With the beginning of the new year I have thought about my purpose in life. As a 3 time breast cancer survivor I hope to share the message of HOPE that you can win this BATTLE. I ... Read more

Need a little Jump Start

Sunday, December 27, 2009      10 comments

With the new year coming I need a jump start. I have not exercised this month due to recovering from a minor surgery, lymphedema swelling issues and the business of the season. I am glad the new year is right around the corner. I am working o... Read more

Wrapper's by the bed...when it was bad, but now it's better.

Saturday, November 14, 2009      11 comments

I am so glad I am not cleaning up candy wrappers, empty bags of chips, beside my bed. You know, the remnants of my bed-time pleasure, EATING! My night time binges have really been under control again. I had success for many months and then wha... Read more

Positive Connections at SP!

Friday, November 13, 2009      6 comments

Spark People is such an awesome place. Coming here weighted down with extra pounds, emotional issues that stemmed from being a breast cancer survivor, and a shameful night-time binge eating problem, I knew I needed a change in my life. SP po... Read more

November- 100 spark points a day = 1 goodie a day to say thanks!

Sunday, November 01, 2009      10 comments

As I start this month I hope to earn 100 spark points a day. With those points I plan on buying one special goodie each day, "a cornucopia" which will cost 100 points. My reason for this is to thank some really inspiring people that I have met... Read more

Thanks to those who walk for a cure for breast cancer!

Wednesday, October 21, 2009      5 comments

As a 3x breast cancer survivor it touches my heart when I find out someone did a breast cancer walk. There are so many, and I along with many other women appreciate your blisters, pain and aching backs to walk in order to find a cure for this d... Read more

Don't mess with a broken toe, REST!

Monday, October 12, 2009      7 comments

On October 1st I hurt my little toe bad. I had a Dr, apt that day for something totally unrelated, but asked her to check it out anyway. She said it was most likely fractured or broken, she wrapped my 2 smallest toes together and said take ibu... Read more

Stress and trigger's that make me eat at night

Saturday, October 10, 2009      10 comments

Over the last month I have seen myself fall back into some bad night-time eating binges. In september I had a terrible drive through fog, how did I cope? I was so shook up I ate myself to sleep. I had a medical test go bad, I ate at night aga... Read more

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Thursday, October 01, 2009      6 comments

Today begins a month where we all need to be mindful of annual mammograms and the importance of monthly self-breast exams. Most women need a mammogram when they turn 40, but if you have a family history or your Dr. feels you need one earlier, d... Read more

My Hubby's Healthy Birthday

Thursday, September 10, 2009      7 comments

Today's is my Husband's 49th Birthday. He's got one more year until he is 50, so I hope to help him continue on the road of health. He has watched me as an active spark person, eating healthy, exercising and it has sparked his interest to be he... Read more

Happy Half Birthday to me!

Friday, August 28, 2009      23 comments

Today is my half Birthday, a silly thing to celebrate? No, not for me, this year I fought breast cancer hard, for the third time. I think I won, a scan in sept. will check me, to see if I am still cancer-free. During my last round of chemo I w... Read more

The Climb...

Wednesday, August 12, 2009      9 comments

Sunday our family went to a beautiful state park in Michigan, Warren Dunes. We travel there several times every summer for the day to enjoy the lake, beach and sand dunes. As usual we climbed the largest dune there, "Tower Hill." Weight loss ... Read more

Gained only 1 lb. on my vacation and lost it already!

Saturday, July 25, 2009      4 comments

I just got back from FLORIDA, where I spent 2 glorious weeks. I was accompanied by my Husband and youngest son. Our older son recently went to Sweden and chose to stay home and care for our dog. Our older daughter was busy with work and schoo... Read more

123 There is a new me!

Wednesday, July 01, 2009      9 comments

Celebrating keeping my weight stable at 123. I have been eating healthy and started a little exercise. It has been almost 9 weeks since my breast reconstruction and I have sported around in a few swimsuits last month, filling them out well on t... Read more


First Page  1 2 3 4 Last Page