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Chewed up, spit out

Thursday, January 22, 2015      2 comments

So what it boils down to is, a bunch of miserable, bad crap happened, that ruined my life for awhile. First my Momma died and that sent me in a tail spin of "who gives a crap" activities. Then an un-diagnosed busted knee, pretty much ruined my l... Read more

Doing it, Doing it and doing it well

Wednesday, March 06, 2013      6 comments

Finally on track! I'm not trying to give myself too much credit tho.... don't want to mess up a good thing. I certainly like this momentum I am building. Last week I lost 7.4 pounds. That's the best I've done in a long time and I can't tell you ... Read more

Valentine's Goal

Saturday, September 01, 2012      4 comments

Mom died on Valentine's Day and that will mark 1 year that she's been gone. I've decided to make my goal 50 pounds down by then. Then I will have a reason to celebrate. Knowing I'm doing exactly what my Mom wants me to be doing. I changed my tic... Read more

I am celebrating exercise!

Wednesday, August 29, 2012      2 comments

Today started out crappy! Woke up sick, van battery died.... It turned awesome tho. I got the van a new battery, got some oil and gas in it. It needed some TLC. I got a 5k done in 49:30!!! Monday I got it in 55:00. Then I stopped by person... Read more

Pushing on

Wednesday, August 29, 2012      2 comments

Today I woke up with crud trying to kill me. The van's battery died and I was stuck for a minute. Luckily, a gentleman helped jump the van and I was back on the road. I got of the scale and it wasn't exactly pleasing, but I'm not going to ... Read more

Our 5k

Monday, August 27, 2012      4 comments

Today I did emoticon with my son! First time ever for that! He's been by my side and asking to go to the gym with m... Read more

exercise euphoria

Wednesday, August 22, 2012      2 comments

Yesterday I went to water aerobics and today I got 30 minutes done on the treadmill. The sweat didn't stop there! I bought healthy groceries and planned my food for the week. Pushing around that cart after my brisk 30 minutes at the YMCA, left m... Read more

I failed... but there is no giving up.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012      8 comments

Hey look it's my Sparkpage! I'm glad I found it. I know I need it. I look in the mirror and have awful thoughts. Now that the kids are back to school and there is some normalcy. It's time to give up my excuses. I'd come so far. 3 years of hard w... Read more

I need support to get this started

Wednesday, June 20, 2012      3 comments

Here it is almost the end of June! I'm thankful for my family and that I have today. I won't take a person for granted ever again. I realize now, how much I took having my mother for granted. I feel like time has been healing me and I can see ho... Read more

baby steps

Monday, March 19, 2012      4 comments

My family is back to there regularly scheduled lives. It is quiet in the house because the preschooler fell asleep. I've pulled a muscle in my shoulder that is extremely painful. I went to the Y today to get info to renew my membership. I ... Read more

Death isn't just that.... its DRAMA

Sunday, March 18, 2012      6 comments

It's been two months since I wrote my last blog and I slightly sickened by my enthusiasm to try to control myself during this most painful experience. I didn't know that I would be experiencing my family talking smack behind my back. ... Read more

What I CAN control

Thursday, January 19, 2012      2 comments

Our Landlord is a blessing! Things are OK. We won't be put on the street and we have a new washing machine! Mom has been diagnosed with cancer and it has spread to her brain. There are so many things going through my mind, but right now I'... Read more

There is a blessing around the corner

Tuesday, January 17, 2012      4 comments

Sunday I went 6.5 miles! I could barely move my legs after, but it was a grand accomplishment. At 11:30pm my Mom calls to tell me they found 2 masses in her brain, 1 in her abdomen and we already knew about the one in her lungs. Today we will f... Read more

The desire

Friday, January 06, 2012      4 comments

I have been struggling with the negative self talk about my failures. My failures are only failures if I completely quit, and THAT is not ever going to happen! I may not be in the best shape of my life, but I'm not in the worst shape either. Sin... Read more

Plan of Action

Monday, January 02, 2012      4 comments

Time away from school has given me a chance to take a look around and see why things have become the way they have. Some of the smallest changes I have made in my environment have amounted to major changes that I did not expect. Right now my pla... Read more

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