A Dozen Words
One hour of cardio kickboxing last night means REALLY sore this morning!... Read more
Blog- Won't You Be A Reader...
I think I may have mentioned that I have a blog about my battle with weight loss. Not this blog, but www.amy-hurryupandweight.blogs
pot.com. I want to invite my Sparkpeople buddies to follow my journey. I often forget to blog on this site ... Read more
Me and AB
Well, I would have to say that today was about as routine as it gets. And the results? I am STARVING!!! Yes, I have done well, but I am home about to get ready to go to my mom and dad's for supper and I am trying to keep myself from ransacking m... Read more
Today is Kenny's grandmother's 81st birthday. My mother-in-law cooked dinner for everyone. I saw her this afternoon and asked what she was fixing and spent the rest of my time searching calories and making a plan. In the end, I was able to eat a... Read more
Back to the Daily Grind (with a new plan)
Well, today I was back at work after a glorious holiday. I found out yesterday that my assistant would be out all day, so I was really glad I had the spinach lasagna fixed for my lunch. I wasn't sure what kind of time I would have to eat and it ... Read more
Red Letter Day!
I had a plan going into today. First, I was going to prepare a healthy lunch before church so that after church we were ready to eat. I fixed spinach lasagna, sooooo gooood! Second, I made a trip to the gym. When I got there it was CLOSED! Bu... Read more
Fall Down Twice, Get up Three Times
Are we noticing a pattern here. Before I post what I ate today, let me set of the scenario. First of all, I have set up a small corner of my large laundry room as my office for my videography business. I have been VERY busy over the last month a... Read more
How bad is it???
I was 523 calories over my limit... on the badness scale, how bad is that exactly?
Before you answer, let me point out that my sole portions of vegetables were Campbell's tomato soup and Chicken and Broccoli Rice a roni... It's bad, isn't... Read more
Status updated 161 days ago????
I listed my status as trying to get motivated... and that was 161 days ago! Thanks, Sparkpeople, for that little reminder! Has it been that long? Has it really taken that long to get re-motivated? Not a lot has changed, except the scale is a... Read more
starting over... again!
Ok... I said it before, I am saying it again. I am starting over.
This time, I am going back to stage 1 (why not I am back to the same weight I was when I was in stage 1 the last time). I am logging in food and participating in a challenge. ... Read more
Okay... I must begin by saying this is NOT how I dress everyday! With that said, let me explain. I am a teacher and last week was spirit week. remember spirit week? Each da... Read more
Gloom, Despair and Agony on Me
In my most recent blog, I spoke of what was working for me. I had lost 3 pounds in one week by exercising 60 minutes a day and eating mini meals (staying within my calorie range) throughout the day. I was elated to discover the next day to hav... Read more
What is working... right now
Last week, I had just arrived home from a week at Disney World. I weighed in on Monday at 185 (which, thankfully, was only up 1 lb despite eating well on vacation). I thought I could easily get back on track, but spent most of Monday overeatin... Read more
Thank Goodness it is Summer!
I am so glad it is summer! Today was my first official day of vacation (and unfortunately I have a week of bible school). I got up early and ran with C25K. It nearly kicked my butt! I did really well with my eating... I was completely in my ... Read more
Last Page »
This picture was taken in 1994 about 6 months before my hubby and I got married. I was a size 6. A lot of time has passed. 2 kids and some bad eating habits have put me where I am now. But I have made some copies of this picture to take arou... Read more