It's for me
I decided to write a blog for myself because this past week I have felt PHENOMENAL for the first time in 2 years. I want to write to myself to try and capture this mental state and feeling. I used to write blogs when I first started and it doe... Read more
The going gets tough and the Tough...
Fill in the blank...
For me, the Tough had to prioritize and re-arrange my "plate of life" for a little bit.
Soooo, I accepted a position within my company, but in a different city, 2 hours away. I'm still in the process of moving and... Read more
Still shooting for 100!!!
Ok, so my sparkversary in May did NOT go quite as planned. Imagine that. I was hoping that by my 1 year, I would hit 100 pounds off. It didn't happen. I cried, ate ice cream, ranted and raved at everyone, binged on fried food, and completely... Read more
ONE HUNDRED HERE I COME!!!!
Well, it's been quite some time since I've added an entry. I just went back through and read all my old ones and they are really invaluable to me. It solidifies my thoughts, actions and path. I really was meant for this, right here, right now... Read more
Grief, lifestyle and how it affects my eating
My sister passed away of a suddon pulmonary embolism 1/11/12. She was 35. It's been so very difficult dealing with the suddon loss of someone so close. That was almost 2 weks ago. The funeral set up and over, her house cleaned and paperwork ... Read more
I heart October, but...
What a beautiful morning it was here in Ohio. It was clear, the moon and stars were out and there was a cool, mischievous windiness as well that perks my energy. I LOVE this time of year. I'm trying to focus this love on things like the chang... Read more
Fear of weight loss... Please, oh please, let this time be FOREVER!
Saturday mornings are my official weigh in day. Today, I am down another 3.4 pounds for a total of 32.4 in 9 weeks. That's a lot of weight in 9 weeks!!
Let's go back in time a little bit. My weight has been a yo-yo so to speak since I wa... Read more
24.2 pounds to be exact...
Yup. And in 6 weeks. Major changes and I'm still plugging along. I always, always knew I needed to track and BE HONEST ABOUT IT!!! Well, it's definitely paying off.
In those 6 short weeks I have:
*put on clothes I have not been able... Read more
Drying clothes IN the clothes dryer!!!
So, I've lost 16.2 pounds in 3 weeks and I can feel it in my jeans. It's a wonderful thing. You know what else is a wonderful thing?! Drying clothes in the dryer! See, I'm a size 28 and shop almost exclusively at LB. They don't go any highe... Read more
It's the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse!!!!!!
Not really... :) That just happened to come on my kids TV when I opened the blog!
I just ate a breakfast that would normally have not been enough, but today, I filled up really quickly!!! Isn't that great?! 1 serving of cheerios with ... Read more
Uh huh, oh yeah!!!! Go me!
I lost 8.6 pounds this past week. I've made dramatic changes, so I am very proud, but would have been surprised otherwise. I'll shoot for 2 pounds a week because I want to do it slow and steady. I want this to stick!!! Slow and steady I thin... Read more
Friday is my Monday!!!!
Yesterday was a beautiful day. I didn't get everything done that I wanted to get done, but I spent a lo... Read more
GOOOOOOD Morning Columbus!
Ouch. I started off this day unable to sleep in, achy and super duper hungry. Last night my husband and i went for our second walk together since I joined SP. He kicked my butt. I came home dizzy, panting and sweating my balls off (well, if ... Read more
Memorial Day - enjoying my morning
Sitting at home alone, which is a rare treat! My hubby is at work and my kids are at my mother-in-laws because their parents both have to work today! I slept in!! It was great to let the sun wake me up and not my alarm (or kids). :) Other t... Read more