Here are some weight comparisons... Now.. What equivalent have you shed and what will you be sheddin
1 pound = a Guinea Pig
3 pounds = an average human brain
5 pounds = a Chihuahua
8 pounds = a human head
10 pounds= chemical additives an American consumes each year
12 pounds = a Bald Eagle
15 pounds = 10 dozen large eggs
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Walk A Thon 2009
We will see how this first one goes! We were off to a rough start but hopefully it has picked up a bit. If not I will still have gotten my exercise in!! Keep us in your prayers to do well tomorrow with our turn out!!... Read more
Creating a Walk A Thon
I am creating a Walk-A-Thon for Paws and Think. They are a non profit organization that takes puppies out of shelters/humane societies/puppy mills and use teens that are encarcerated or otherwise in trouble to train the puppies to become handic... Read more
Gettin' BACK on TRACK
LOL! I'm getting my back,,,, back on track. I am walking sorta well and can sit more than a couple minutes at a time. Will be able to return to work soon! Will be starting out the exercise at physical therapy but any movement will be a plus!... Read more
I am doing much better at times (good drugs and laziness) and not so much at times but I'm ok with that for now. I have lost a disk in my back and have to decide if I want to let it fuse naturally, medically fuse it, or try to have an implant or... Read more
Trying to be a teen again!!
Went out geocaching and wrenched the back to the point I cant walk. Kinda boogered up the plans for the 4th but was able to see all of my family before it happened so that was good! I think the turtles will win the races today though!!! Hop... Read more
I am heading west to Lake Andes SD for a POWWOW, then to Nebraska to see my newest nephew born at 0300 this morning! He is so darn cute but glad he is sis's!!!! He is a LOUD one!!! Ya all have fun while I am gone I know I am!!!... Read more
Just when I was frustrated
Wow I was getting a little frustrated with the lack of progress vs. effort and WOW here goes 4lbs this week!!!! Yeah!!! 67 down, 34 to go....... 2/3rd there !!!!! Wow wooo hooo wooo hooooo jumping for joy and rubbing my sore muscles from hel... Read more
Do a little dance,,, hell do a great big dance!!!
I am sooooo tickled today!!! I have been wearing my baggy pants since I have lost a few (64 now) and today I bought a size 16 and had to take them back for a size 14!!!!! Now that is PROGRESS!!!! I have not been size 14 since CHEMO!!!! and 1... Read more
Wow what a trip, started with pouring rain ended with pouring tears. The girlfriend was not allowed to come to Indiana so one teen is crying for the friend left behind and the other for the friends that didnt come to visit while she was there.... Read more
Singing in the rain!
Monday monday,,,,,, oh wait it's Tuesday..... Hmmm time flies when you are having fun on vacation.... Two teens for rent I pay you to take them even a couple hours would be nice. I wonder why when you go on vacation you act like a kid again a... Read more
How quick it all starts to change!
Yesterday my son graduated and today he wants to bring his girlfriend home with us for a month long visit. I just dont remember it working this way when I was growing up! LOL!!!!... Read more
Ahhhh today is the day my son graduates! He will be going into the Army in October as a Supply Sgt. Whoo hooo for him or should I say OoOohhh Rahhh! We are spending a few days down here basking in the sun playing on the beach mini golfing and... Read more
Woke up on the run to get things done before departure, decided to jump on Scruffy, the scale figuring we would have to scruff it out again and he was so nice today,,,,, he said I lost 2 more pounds!!!! Yeee Hawwww!... Read more
Florida is getting closer and closer!
Just counting the hours until I get out of the office and on the way to the beach! Yeah, oh what a wonderful day. I cant wait to get out and play! A little geocaching, fun in the sun, a little pina colada ,,,,,,,, zzzzzzz... Read more