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I ate all weekend...

Monday, May 18, 2009      3 comments

OK, I keep saying it. I turned 50 on Friday. Friday night we went to eat at Two Rows. We had an appetizer and split a grilled chicken entrée. I had the vegetables. Donald had the fried okra. Saturday Donald took me out to breakfast. I had the ve... Read more

Fit by Fifty !! The day has arrived.

Friday, May 15, 2009      11 comments

Well the day has arrived. I have turned 50 years old. That looks funny in writing. Not "funny ha ha", funny " strange". I'm going to have a fun weekend but for right now my eyes are a bit damp. I am missing my Daddy this morning. He would call m... Read more

Time to define muscle.

Saturday, May 09, 2009      4 comments

I have spent the last 14 months doing cardio and logging food. Now I need to get some muscle work started. I love the look of defined arms, shoulders and backs. I also hope I can do some leg and butt exercises that will reduce the amount of skin... Read more

432 days later...

Wednesday, May 06, 2009      8 comments

I DID IT !!! I have reached my original weight loss goal of 145. When I first started this weight loss journey, I really could not imagine being 145 pounds. I thought that at my age, 145 would be a reach. I feel I owe this success to all the pe... Read more

I don't feel like a 10.

Thursday, April 30, 2009      6 comments

I went shopping yesterday for a nice pant suit. I took seven size 10 pant suits into the dressing room. I tried on the first one. Although it looked really small, it went on easily. I thought that was just luck. All of the other ones went on to... Read more

Progress on the green kitchen

Wednesday, April 29, 2009      4 comments

Here is the progress on the Hot Green Kitchen in the house we are working on. The end color is a beige paint. I ... Read more

Just because I'm turning 50 in three weeks...

Saturday, April 25, 2009      4 comments

Donald and I have individual health insurance since we are self employed. Every year the premium increases. Blue Cross says because of "increased expenses". BLAH BLAH BLAH !!! JUST EXCUSES IF YOU ASK ME !!! Well, yesterday in the mail I get my a... Read more

I did a big NO NO yesterday.

Thursday, April 23, 2009      7 comments

You know those Ultimate Cheeseburgers at Jack in the Box? Yep, I had one for lunch yesterday with curly fries. I did choose iced tea over soda. LOL. I looked up the calories this morning. The burger had 910 calories and 1493 grams of sodium. No... Read more

A great cardio workout...

Friday, April 17, 2009      4 comments

Yes, the plumber came today. Then gave us and estimate for fixing three leaks. That is my cardio workout. Looking at the estimate. LOL. Plumbers fall in the same category with lawyers. $$$$$ And you are at their mercy once they get started. All ... Read more

A great workout yesterday.

Saturday, April 11, 2009      3 comments

We started demolition on the house yesterday. We pulled up carpet and carried it out to the garage. (Great cardio). We also started pulling up the tile in the kitchen/dining. It is glued down so this is a good workout for my arms. I did a lot of... Read more

Now the work begins...

Thursday, April 09, 2009      4 comments

FINALLY we have a house to rehab. We have been trying to buy a foreclosure since January. We closed on one today and the work begins tomorrow. While the foundation guys do their work, Donald and I will be tearing out the carpet and tile. I plan ... Read more

Binging until Bedtime !!!

Tuesday, April 07, 2009      9 comments

Something set me off around 2:00 this afternoon. (trying to get the investment house closed) I have been eating everything I can get my hands on . I can't even begin to log it on my page. I even made a pan of brownies. I have had cookies, nacho... Read more

Silly makes my world go 'round...

Thursday, April 02, 2009      5 comments

Have you noticed my new profile picture? This is me and my husband, Donald. We were acting silly at Monica's house. These glasses belong to our granddaughter. We were having fun and I wanted to share our sillyness with you.... Read more

My Spark Cheerleaders cheered me to success !!

Monday, March 30, 2009      8 comments

On Friday, I put out a request for cheerleaders. I am so close to my original goal of 145 pounds but I had gotten complacent and not really trying to get those last few pounds off. My request for cheerleaders brought many responses. I got focuse... Read more

I need some cheerleaders

Friday, March 27, 2009      15 comments

I have been playing around with my original goal for several months now. I was supposed to be 145 by March 1st. I did drop another 1/2 pound finally. I am aiming for my original goal of 145 by March 31st. I need some cheerleaders who will cheer ... Read more

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