2 weeks = 3 pounds lost!!
Well, I have been back on Spark People for a little over 2 weeks. My weigh-in days are on Tuesdays, so I was VERY excited to see 3 pounds lost today! I am not sure if I will weigh every week or every other week. Weight lost is always a big mo... Read more
Starting Over is TOUGH!!!
Well, a little over three years ago I started Spark People. I remember reading blogs of people who had started, lost weight, put it back on, and then came back to Spark people to do it all over again. I remember thinking, that is NOT going to ... Read more
Here are our pictures from our house f... Read more
My Puppies... My walking partners!!
My dogs are my walking partners and I love it!! I have something that MAKES me go, no matter what I feel ... Read more
Words cannot express..
Words cannot express the deep feelings a mother feels when dropping off her teen at college for the first time. It is like leaving a part of you... and an overwhelming sense of pride when thinking back how God has worked through their lives t... Read more
We can't always jump in where we left off...
With a funeral 1300 miles away and lots of plans before, traveling during, and catching up afterward... I was not able to keep up with everything on Spark People. I missed it, but knew that when life settled down, I would jump back in with no t... Read more
Great Healthy Flavored Water Idea!!
One thing I learned on my trip to Florida, was to make icy cold fruit flavored water. It is great!! You simply layer your choice of fruit and ice to the top of your dispe... Read more
I WON A DVD ON SPARK PEOPLE!!!
If you ever wondered if anyone really wins those occasional prizes on the Spark Wheel... THEY DO!! I won a DVD today!! I have won a few others small things in the past, like 500 spark goodie points, and seen many other great prizes that I wish... Read more
When tragedy comes... it changes ones mindset.
On July 4, 2010 at 9:40 pm. I heard news that both my husband's brother and his wife were killed in an accident earlier that afternoon. It was just a little over a week ago, yet, it has left an impression that I will not soon forget.
Wh... Read more
How do you drink water, while running a 5k??
Okay... so... I have run a 7 mile race, a 2 mile race, and two 5k's... and looking at them again this year. But, there is one thing I can't quite learn to do... and that is drink water while jogging. I choke almost everytime!! LOL One place... Read more
I was sitting on my computer checking email when a storm came up. The tornado siren went off and the wind was really bad. It was really dark, green, and the trees looked like they were going to fall. It was a bit scary and I wondered if I sho... Read more
My son will be going to a Mission's Camp this summer...
I wanted to share with all my friends to be praying for my oldest son. He will be at a missions camp for 3 weeks this summer... seeking God's will for his life. He began looking into missions this past year, and is looking at third world count... Read more
A Rough Week...
This has been one of those weeks... I thought about listing out everything for you... but... decided not to burden you with it all. The Lord knows all and is going to work out everything for His honor and glory and I praise Him for that. I jus... Read more
I got together with two Spark People today!!!
Today I met with two of my friends from Spark People. We had such a nice time visiting, sharing, and taking a walk together too! One lives MANY miles away, the other lives just across the Mississippi River from me. What a blessing to actual... Read more
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Streak Blog - Days 6, 7, and 8
Day #6 - Sunday
1) Stayed in my calorie range
2) Day off of exercise
3) Drank - 8 cups of water
4) Ate - 4 fruits/vegetables
Day #7 - Monday
1) Stayed in my calorie range
2) Exercise - Strength (lower) and C... Read more