My best run to date
Tuesday, November 13, 2012      1 comments

I hate running, so what am I doing training for a half marathon? One of my best friends asked me a couple months ago if I would be willing to run one with her. At the time, it sounded like a challenge I was up for. Then, life happened. 2 fos... Read more
Strange but good weekend
Sunday, November 11, 2012      1 comments

I just can't believe how amazing making lifestyle changes can be. This weekend, I have gone off my normal routine and diet, but I have been tracking my calories and mindful of what I eat! I have been trying to make sure my body gets the adequate... Read more
A new way of thinking...
Wednesday, November 07, 2012      1 comments

My thoughts are not the same as they were 31 days ago. -Yesterday, I had a cup of coffee with cream and sugar. I didn't feel guilty, I just decided I would forego my friendly carb for the day. -Now, when I get hungry, I now am able to p... Read more
One month down, a lifetime to go...
Sunday, November 04, 2012      0 comments

One month ago, I (re)began my journey to a healthy lifestyle. I was the heaviest I had ever gotten, weighing 204 pounds on my small 5'2" frame. I had outgrown all of my clothes, my feet ached constantly, and I had to use powder to keep the fat... Read more
Wednesday, March 31, 2010      1 comments

Today I did something I haven't done in over a year--I got in a bathing suit! My goal while I am on Spring Break is to get a little bit of sun, and to do that, I have to actually BE out in the sun. While I don't look the way I would like... Read more
25% There!
Monday, March 29, 2010      3 comments

I know this is going to be a long journey, but I am amazed that I am already 25% of the way to my goal! Just knowing that I am a quarter of the way there is going to help me to go farther. I am a numbers girl, that is why I became a math teach... Read more
Wednesday, July 16, 2008      0 comments

I am logging almost a year and a half later, and boy have things changed! Bad news is I have gained 18 pounds since my last log on. Good news is that I now have a name for the disease that was beforehand unknown. For the past year and a half,... Read more
Weekend blues...
Tuesday, February 27, 2007      0 comments

So I have begun my quest for weight loss. My husband surprised me this weekend with a trip to Tampa to see the Blue Man Group. We left Saturday at noon. We rented a hotel in Tampa so we were gone Saturday and Sunday. I tried to watch what I ... Read more