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MRI

Monday, December 06, 2010      8 comments

Today, I went for a MRI on my foot. I will find out the results next Mon when I go in to see my doctor. Meanwhile, I still am wearing my boot. I exercised when I came back from the MRI. I felt like oatmeal for supper tonight, (so did my ... Read more

Wonderful Day

Sunday, December 05, 2010      8 comments

I had a wonderful day today. This morning, we were able to talk to my daughter in Scotland by Skype. Then, we went over to my son's for lunch to celebrate his 26th birthday. I was good at lunch. We had grilled hamburgers and I didn't eat th... Read more

Strength Training

Saturday, December 04, 2010      7 comments

I started the day with Oxycise and The Biggest Loser Strength and Sculpt DVD. Both are good and don't hurt my foot. The only exercise I can't do on the BL is lunges, which I have substituted squats. The last few months my main focus has been ... Read more

December Goals

Friday, December 03, 2010      12 comments

I am going to try again. I just wrote a blog and lost it :( The last couple of days have been pretty rough. I kinda was down, and almost ready to quit. I felt frustrated because I couldn't exercise like I wanted and my foot was really hu... Read more

November Review

Wednesday, December 01, 2010      8 comments

I was going to do this last night, but I was too tired and a little discouraged from gaining at TOPS. I know I need the accountability. So, I am doing it first thing this morning. I sat down and went through all my November blogs and tallied up... Read more

Booted

Monday, November 29, 2010      12 comments

Today I went to the doctor for a checkup on my foot. It still has been hurting quite a bit. He still thinks it is probably a stress fracture even though it didn't show up on the x-ray. (Stress fractures don't always show up on xrays -- only a... Read more

Last Thanksgiving Dinner

Sunday, November 28, 2010      6 comments

I had a good day today. My children and their spouses came for Thanksgiving dinner. I did end up taking a small second helping of turkey and dressing. i had a very small breakfast and desert of a piece of pie for supper. I stayed within my c... Read more

Treadmill/Bike Ride

Saturday, November 27, 2010      9 comments

I am really focusing on exercise as I prepare for my 3rd Thanksgiving dinner tomorrow. I walked for 60 minutes on the treadmill this morning. The first I have been on the treadmill for about 6 months. I did Oxycise for 20 minutes. Then, my h... Read more

Bike Ride

Friday, November 26, 2010      4 comments

My husband and I went on a bike ride today. The first time I've been on a bike in probably at least 5 years. The weather was perfect -- in the 50's, warm with just a little bit of coolness in the air. We rode for 4 miles. I was huffing and p... Read more

Happy Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 25, 2010      4 comments

Happy Thanksgiving to all my Spark Friends!! Today I started out with 55 minutes of exercise. Then we headed to my sister's house for Thanksgiving Dinner. I only had one helping and didn't go back for seconds. I know I went over my calorie ... Read more

Two Turkeys

Wednesday, November 24, 2010      7 comments

Last night I bought two turkeys - each @20 lbs. When I carried them, one in each hand, I thought how heavier they were. Then it struck me this is the amount of weight I want to lose by next May. I am walking around now with that weight and no... Read more

One More Pound Gone

Wednesday, November 24, 2010      6 comments

I am down one more pound today! I am only 1/2 lb away from this month's goal. I know I am going to have to work real hard this week. I have two Thanksgiving meals coming up. But I am planning for them, not only in what exercise I will do , b... Read more

Motivation Acrostic

Monday, November 22, 2010      5 comments

I read this verse today and it really motivated me to keep on keeping on. Deut. 30:11 "now what I am commanding you today is not too difficult for you or beyond your reach". M-ake short term goals O-ut with negative thoughts T-hink... Read more

Thanksgiving Begins

Sunday, November 21, 2010      9 comments

I love this time of year. For the last 3 years we have celebrated Thanksgiving 3 times in one week. It always starts with the Saturday before Thanksgiving. Our church has a Thanksgiving potluck right after the town's celebration of lighting t... Read more

Jam Day

Friday, November 19, 2010      8 comments

Today was another quiet day. I made some more raspberry jam, plum jam and plum blueberry jam. While I was stirring the jam, I slowly marched in place. I was careful in not putting any stress on my foot. It hasn't been very sore today, which ... Read more


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