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day 2...again

Monday, October 27, 2014      1 comments

Well, an interesting thing happened today. I read a Spark Article yesterday about hunger, and feeling hungry. I decided to try to be aware of my hunger today. The interesting thing is that I never actually felt hungry all day! I had a bit of bre... Read more

Day 1...again.

Sunday, October 26, 2014      4 comments

Hi all. Here I am again. Time to pull myself up by my boot straps and get things done! My mom passed away at the end of July and I miss her terribly. I was her sole care giver/guardian for 4 years. I have a lot to do concerning the sale of the h... Read more

not sure what to do with myself....

Sunday, August 31, 2014      4 comments

On July 10th my 92 year old mom fell and broke her hip. She had surgery, and spent two weeks in the hospital. Once the delerium cleared and she was coming back to herself she was healing beautifully. She was a star at physical therapy. She was t... Read more

Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts documentary on Hunger in America has me thinking....

Monday, June 30, 2014      22 comments

A couple of days ago I saw the documentary "A Place at the Table". It is about hunger in America. It broke my heart and made me angry at the same time. There are so many people, including children (1 in 5 children are hungry every day) not knowi... Read more


Tuesday, May 13, 2014      1 comments

AAAWWWWW MAN!! I lost my streak !! I didn't log in daughter, who seven and a half months pregnant was admitted to the hospital last evening. She is high risk and severely asthmatic. This pregnancy has been rough...this is the se... Read more


Sunday, May 11, 2014      3 comments

I had a very nice Mother's Day. My boys gave me a (much needed) new TV. My daughter gave me the most beautiful tribute on FB...brought me to tears. I spent the day taking care of my 92 year old mom...(I take care of her 24/7). I had expected my ... Read more

day 15...

Saturday, May 10, 2014      3 comments

Today was a great day as far as eating goes....but I was housebound and bored crazy!... Read more

day 14....

Friday, May 09, 2014      2 comments

Yesterday was my birthday. I tracked my food...and water and THEN went out for dinner with my daughter and basically blew it. I think mai-tai's would be frowned upon by spark. Today was a better day. I drank lots of water, ate well. I will car... Read more

day 12

Wednesday, May 07, 2014      2 comments

Each day when I see my nutrition report I am pleasantly surprised to see my nutritional portions are pretty close to what they should be! I usually add my own foods to the tracker, don't always follow what is suggested....but so far so good. I'l... Read more

Day 11....

Tuesday, May 06, 2014      1 comments

Today stated out so great....on target, drinking water, good fresh fruits. Little snacks here and there at the end of the day...then dinner put me just over my daily calories... by about 80 calories. The end of the day snuck up on me. Ahhh well,... Read more

DAY 10!!!!

Monday, May 05, 2014      3 comments

HOORAY!!! I have been here 10 days consecutively....breaking my longest streak (9 days) record! Today was a pretty good day for eating....but I couldn't resist a piece of birthday cake when we celebrated at 3 year old's birthday at the day care!... Read more 9

Sunday, May 04, 2014      2 comments

Ok...going well and I feel good. Tonight when I had "seconds" for dinner I felt much better, Tonight it was a skinless chicken drumstick and steamed broccoli, onion, mushrooms and asparagus!!!! That is much better than a second serving of lasagn... Read more 8.

Saturday, May 03, 2014      2 comments

Today was harder for me...but I still stayed within target calories. My biggest problem is seconds! All week my meals have been just enough for that ONE seconds. That is until tonight. I cooked a smallish frozen Lasagna for... Read more

Day 7!!!

Friday, May 02, 2014      4 comments

Something kinda cool happened today. When one of the parents (a dad) was dropping his child off at day care this morning he said "what's new with you?" I gave my usual answer "Same stuff....different day." He asked if I did something with my hai... Read more


Thursday, May 01, 2014      0 comments

Not a bad day! It was really busy....I am a early child care educator in my home. The morning was rainy and i was inside with 10 toddlers and one assistant. It got a little hectic trying to keep them all busy. As the rain cleared up lat... Read more

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