Running in quicksand
Monday, July 19, 2010      3 comments

That's the metaphor for how I'm feeling about my weight loss right now. I'm sure all of us on here have felt this way many, many times but each time I feel like this it really brings me down. I have been working at losing the weight really for t... Read more
Ramblings on weight loss, wedding, with pics!
Wednesday, July 07, 2010      4 comments

Well, after feeling a bt down on Monday I am really trying to pick myself up and end the week strong. Tuesday and today have been pretty good! I am trying to make sure that I have AT LEAST a 500 calorie deficit each day, hopefully six days a wee... Read more
Feeling a little like a failure today
Tuesday, July 06, 2010      4 comments

I finally stepped on the scale today to "face the music" and I know now that I would really like to lose 20 pounds by the time I am in my friends wedding in early October. But I also know that to reach that goal I need to buckle down and stop gi... Read more
I bought my wedding dress! (Link to pic included)
Monday, June 21, 2010      14 comments

I went back to the bridal shop today that I went to on Saturday. I had been eyeing this dress that was slightly out of my budget on Saturday but didnt try it on because of the price. I found my dress that day and went back today to get measured ... Read more
Restarting Sparkpeople for the umpteenth time.
Saturday, June 05, 2010      3 comments

I have been away from Sparkpeople for several months. I have learned that I am not in a place in my life or in my relationship with food where I can not track and still lose or maintain my weigh. Thats a hard thing for me to realize. After succe... Read more
Sick and tired of feeling sick and tired
Sunday, February 21, 2010      2 comments

Well, what do I say here? I haven't been on Sparkpeople consistently since about December. I let the holidays take me far, far away from my goal of 140. I was sooo close too. I was at around 143 before the holidays. Then I start to slip. I feel ... Read more
Back From The Brink
Sunday, January 03, 2010      1 comments

I am going to make this my official restart after the craziness of the holiday machine we call "December". I had such great goals laid out for the month of December and I did NOT do well on actually taking the steps to achieve them. I am startin... Read more
The Wedding Haze
Tuesday, December 22, 2009      2 comments

I never thought I would be one of those engaged girls who lose their minds over their upcoming nuptials. I was wrong. Even though our tentative date has been set for a year and a half from now, July 2011, I have succeeded in planning, planning a... Read more
Review of 12/15/09
Wednesday, December 16, 2009      0 comments

Yesterday was another good day in terms of calorie intake and water intake as well. Although I did go up a pound today from 144 to 145. But I know that is just because my body is getting back to normal after the weekend. Now, if it goes to 146 t... Read more
Review of 12/14/09
Tuesday, December 15, 2009      1 comments

As promised I used this weekends virus as a starting over point. Yesterday was a good day! I ate within my ranges and didnt snack. I think my body is still recovering a bit because i barely felt hungry all day long. I didnt feel sick at all, I j... Read more
Monday, December 14, 2009      0 comments

I am going to take this weekend as a sign that I need to start fresh and "reboot". Since Thanksgiving it has been a real struggle for me to stay on track. Most of my reviews for December has been bad news. December is so jam packed with opportun... Read more
I'm Engaged!
Thursday, December 10, 2009      11 comments

I got engaged last night on my birthday! Me and my boyfriend (well now i guess its fiancee!) have been dating for about 3 years now. :) He planned a surprise party with all of my closest friends and they all surprised me at a restaurant that is ... Read more
Dont Worry, Be Happy...THEN Worry.
Wednesday, December 09, 2009      0 comments

I am an emotional eater. I eat when I am lonley, sad and bored...but I also binge when I am happy. I recently read an article on Spark about emotional eating and they had all these great tips about beating it when you are angry, lonely and sad b... Read more
Review of 12/07/09
Tuesday, December 08, 2009      0 comments

FINALLY, a GOOD day! A great day actually! I ate under 1400 calories, I stayed within most of my ranges and didnt go over any. I worked out for about 45-50 min doing cardio and I didnt snack after work! Woo hoo!! I think I am turnning a corner h... Read more
Review of 12/06/09
Monday, December 07, 2009      0 comments

I am seeing a pattern... Another bad day. Man, I need to give myself a kick in the a$%. It was my birthday dinner at my parents house so I ate very poorly there. We had spaghetti and meatballs and banana cream pie. Per my request. Now, I co... Read more

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