A Cyclone Hit It
My house looks like a cyclone hit it. My family just left after a week long visit from UT - we had a great time. I have to clean up and put away the Christmas decorations, move furniture around and just give it a general, overall cleaning. I ... Read more
New Year, New Attitude
Good morning fellow sparkers. Today marks the day that I officially get back on track with tracking my food. I've been slacking the past week and I'm sure feeling it and the scale is reflecting it. So today, marks the official start of my new... Read more
Back At It
It's good to be back, only been MIA for 4 days, but it seems like an eternity. I want to thank you for all the get well wishes and holiday "goodies". I am was thankfully feeling better Christmas Eve and was able to enjoy a wonderful Christmas ... Read more
Need to Feel Better
Still not feeling so hot, but I'm sure this can't last much longer, going on day 3. Last night I did manage to eat but regretted it soon after. Today is office potluck so I am sure I will just nibble.
I think the worse part about being ... Read more
Curb the Christmas Cravings
I finally figured out how to curb your appetite during the holidays, catch a stomach bug, funny, but not funny. I am still feeling horrible, didn't eat anything yesterday except saltines and gingerale. Same is on the menu today, whatever this ... Read more
Holiday Illness is ahead of schedule
It never fails that someone in the family is always sick on a holiday. When the kids were little, it was always one of them and now it's my turn, but luckily it is before Christmas. I have some kind of tummy bug.
It started on Friday ni... Read more
Thank Goodness it's Friday, been a long week. Looking forward to date night tonight - dinner and finishing up our Christmas shopping. Tomorrow a 4 mile run, provided it's not snowing and then a quiet evening at home, wrapping gifts. Gonna be ... Read more
Hit a Wall
I went home last night in hopes of getting a really fantastic workout. I put in the P90X DVD and it seems I've hit a wall. The workout is no longer a challenge. I need to get some heavier weights, I am still enthusiastic about finishing the p... Read more
I Fought the Cheesecake and .....
I WON !!!!! Only took three bites of this fresh blueberry cheesecake, oh my. I have a lot left over, gonna finish it one bite a day, so it should last til Friday. How's that for having your cake and eating it too, lol. Sheer willpower.
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Office Christmas Luncheon Today
Today is our Christmas Luncheon, we are going to McCormick and Schmick's - nice place. One of the perks of being office administrator, you get to pick the place, YEAH for me!!! Lots of healthy food on the menu to choose from, not a junk food b... Read more
Cat's Got My Tongue
I'm at a loss for words today, just not feeling very perky or "with it" today. Got to work this morning and poured milk in my cereal and milk was SOUR, uugghhhh, so that's how my morning started, yeah for Mondays. It was a quiet weekend, did Y... Read more
Dress Reveal and Choc Cake
First and Foremost: Tonight is the big fashion show, sooo excited. My daughter's dress has already been receiving rave reviews from her classmates and her fashion teacher is very pleased with it. And of course Me and Sis couldn't be anymore t... Read more
To Do List is Finally Shrinking
To do list for this week is finaling being checked off, one item at a time.
Fashion Show Dress - DONE
Meal Planning- DONE
Gift Shopping - almost
Workout - hmmmmmm, we missed last night, but will make up for it tonight
Tree Decorated... Read more
For the past two nights, my sis and I have been helping my daughter design and make a dress for her upcomin... Read more
Magazine Makeover and Photo Shoot
Yesterday was such an exciting day. Makeover and photoshoot day for First magazine issue. My Stylist Kim did an awesome job picking out clothes for me.
Lo and Behold she pick... Read more