25,000-29,999 SparkPoints 28,845

PJH2028's Blogs

Tuesday, July 05, 2011      2 comments

It's AAD - Ass Awareness Day (haa hhaaa ) I enjoyed inventing this acronym while dancing around with Joe at the Launderette this early a.m. So...is it smaller? It's shrinking every day, he says to me. He's such a good sport, and such a... Read more
Checking All In
Wednesday, June 15, 2011      2 comments

June 15, 2011 Didn't weigh in today. Am I still in the 180's (189 May 30, after stepdaughter's wedding). ???? Where have I been for a month? Trips. Anticipations. Foot injury. Excuses and explanations for why I haven't been "all in" this mo... Read more
going going - gets hot (and the tough don't go there?)
Wednesday, June 08, 2011      1 comments

I'm avoiding cop-out land. I've been tempted, but I'm not going there. 1) It's HOT. Too hot. (and the building i rent in has inadequate electricity so power surges hugely compromise what the little a/c unit is capable of) -- more diatri... Read more
Just sayin'
Monday, May 23, 2011      5 comments

1500-1700 calories a day. That's what I've been eating since i got back from Athens. Not bad, right? It's the high end of my range. And, as I've seen for months, my weight loss is slooowww even at the low end of my range. Yep, the updown/keepy... Read more
Back home ;-)
Wednesday, May 18, 2011      4 comments

There are not words to capture or embody the way my heart swells when I have to say goodbye to my sister. And we suck at saying good bye... It's always awkward, tear-y, and sometimes riddled with out of order barbs. We did it though. We said ... Read more
189.0 !!!
Thursday, May 05, 2011      18 comments

Good morning to ME! oh yes! It's taken Jan/Feb/Mar & April to lose these ten pounds (199.9-189). And while it took longer than I thought it would, that doesn't change my feeling of arrival. Staying on the path, even when the scale did n... Read more
i'm up
Thursday, April 21, 2011      11 comments

snappin out of it. snappin into it. I've been eating at the top of my range for days. I'm up 2# from my lowest weight so far. That means I'm not doing all I can to Spark On That means I'm plateau'd AND not doing all I can to Spark On ... Read more
what can i say
Tuesday, April 19, 2011      5 comments

drifting. purposeful. drifting. intentional. breathing. Spring. Spark. Train. Plan. Planting. Celebrate. Soon to celebrate. Something is in the cracks. Don't know what it is. I'm fine. I'm good. I'm being my best self. Most of the ti... Read more
Shopping - I tried on a regular size party dress in department store... and it fit!
Saturday, April 09, 2011      6 comments

Okay... My method is still shop/return rinse repeat. ;-) Today, though, I have to report that I opened my head a little... and wandered the mall. Like a 'regular person'. What's on the rack this season? Does anything call out to me. THIS,... Read more
gift of personal training - that keeps on giving ;-)
Thursday, March 31, 2011      3 comments

Wow. I've had two sessions with Jenny and one session with Tim. They are really inspired and inspiring - kind gentle patient nurturing tough encouraging knowledgable and good teachers. I just feel really lucky. Wait. I also feel like someone... Read more
Progress Photos Comparison 222-191.8
Tuesday, March 22, 2011      12 comments

... Read more
Progress Report -- On & Off the Wheel
Tuesday, March 08, 2011      5 comments

I got on the scale today..... (That's right, P, You go girl!) I'd been avoiding it because I have grown so trodden down in secret places of my psyche, trodden and zipped by the slow slow movement and unmovement of the scale that I thought... Read more
I know my beauties. And remember forgetting.
Sunday, March 06, 2011      3 comments

shopping and returns i get flashbacks. of every new school year, or shopping for camp, when nothing in any of the stores fit me when my mom accidentally put my only pair jeans in the dryer years and years of fear and, yes, loathin... Read more
Saturday, March 05, 2011      2 comments

bookmark- after eating most of my allotted calories for the day by 5pm, i went out with joe for margarita's and mussels with frites. this was not caution to the wind. it was not abandon. it was not f it. it was.... i have no idea what it wa... Read more
Goldilocks? (Another note - on boobs, and closets, and change)
Friday, March 04, 2011      4 comments

So I've been wearing the wrong size bra for my whole life. Yep. (We've heard this before ... on Oprah, and BL, and What Not To Wear). And I lost 30-40 lbs since I bought most of them in my drawer. Back size WAY off -- too big.Cup ... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Last Page »