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Some Weight Loss
I had lost two pounds on my new diet already...well...I mean I weighed like 148 maybe two days before I started the diet and didn't weigh until four days later which would make it two days on the diet and I was down to 146, so that's good. What ... Read more
10 Pounds in 10 Days
Has anyone ever heard of Jackie Warner before? Because I hadn't until I was searching online and came across her book. She is a celebrity fitness trainer. Her book promises 10 pounds in 10 days and was teasing about how it's actually possible an... Read more
So I did what I have pretty much always wanted to do: hired a personal trainer! O.O Expensive? Yes. Worth it down the road when medical bills would have piled up? Absolutely. I may have to shut off Netflix, however.
Also, my mom is my new ... Read more
On writing and other nonsense...
So I am a writer, (non published) but a writer nonetheless but I hadn't really touched my novel for a few months. Probably because I was burnt out but I think mostly because the things we love tend to do one of two things a) be constantly in our... Read more
Back From the Renaissance Faire!
Oh my goodness! We had such a blast yesterday! Getting down to Atlanta wasn't bad at all since I had my husband, sister in law, and friend with me! My other friend and her husband drove their own car behind us and my brother and his girlfriend d... Read more
Today was my first day ever volunteering for something, and I have to say it was really fun! At work if they got 50 people to sign up to run the concession stand at the local ball field, the school would get $5,000 dollars for uniforms so that e... Read more
Three days until the ren fair and I cannot tell you how absolutely psyched I am! For the last two years I've wanted to go but either didnt' have a costume or didn't get off of work or whatever, and now, thanks to my friend Nichole, I have a cost... Read more
It's a Race!
So my mother reached 145lbs yesterday, and good for her! She's lost 21lbs! That is fantastic! .....it also means I need to get my butt moving because we're now the same weight...which is not fantastic. So, she has started a race with me, (one i'... Read more
Kerplunk was the sound I made when I fell off the wagon yesterday. I mean WAY off. Pizza, Taco Bell.....What is wrong with me!? It's like I'm subconsciously even afraid to try for success. I need impulse control, that's for dang certain.
I... Read more
Honesty is in the Photo
Yesterday I got all enthusiastic about working out and being active, mostly because I was reading blogs that people post on here...and I had the brilliant stroke of genius to do what has actually worked for me in the past, which is stickers.
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100 Squat Challenge
So today while perusing blogs I came across a blog that mentioned the fact that she was doing the 100 squats a day challenge. Now there's almost nothing that perks my ears up like the word "challenge" and even if I don't do it, I'll 9 times out ... Read more
Pig Blankets and Other Nonsensical Things
I was completely ready to actually start Slim in 6 yesterday afternoon...until I could barely walk after work. My feet were hurting so badly that I could not stand it. So, instead of doing Yoga, which incidentally doesn't always require you to b... Read more
Those Dang Shoes
Yesterday I had intended to work out to a video for 30 minutes, do 20 minutes of yoga, walk 6 miles with my husband, and then come home and do 20 more minutes of yoga.
Let's face it, I have the time. I usually get off at 4 and have all the... Read more
I have a set of unreasonable goals that I'm going to try so very hard to stick to for 2 weeks. I have been extremely negligent in my weight management, knowing full well that I don't fit into my renaissance clothes and that this might be a probl... Read more
Starting on 3rd Shift....
Well...This isn't exactly day 1 for me but it might as well be. It's day 1 for joining SparkPeople, certainly.
I have a renaissance faire I'm going to on April 15 and I am super excited, but I wanted to lose weight before that time. Unfort... Read more