Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.


    SLIMMERJESSE   286,757
SparkPoints
250,000-299,999 SparkPoints
 
 
SLIMMERJESSE's Blog Entry Summary View



Sleepwalking & Have to Wake Up

Friday, April 24, 2009      2 comments

Seems like I've been going through a roller coaster ride with this weight loss adventure. Sometimes hyper-motivated, and then just sleepwalking through it and not caring. So much stress right now, but will do the best I can with this apathetic... Read more

Weekly Weigh-Ins Instead of Daily

Thursday, April 23, 2009      2 comments

Prior to seven months ago, when I started this healthier eating lifestyle, I hadn't weighed myself since 1980. Suddenly, there I was on the scale and I understand that it serves as one of the markers of progress. However, I just can't do the d... Read more

Food, Food Everywhere! A Nation of Obsessive Eaters.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009      4 comments

I've started to attend more professional networking meetings and, sure, I know by now how to resist urges to eat badly - even when I'm hungry. But, wow, it's just amazing how much we Americans pack away at one sitting! Food is such a part of e... Read more

Sometimes I Just Want to Forget All This

Tuesday, April 21, 2009      3 comments

It gets old to be constantly thinking of food intake, calorie counting, exercise, etc. I just want to turn my brain off and not have to focus on it for awhile. But I know I have to keep on top of it in order to succeed. I sometimes fight what... Read more

Suddenly I'm In Such a Rush to Lose the Rest of this Weight

Monday, April 20, 2009      4 comments

Today it hit me like a tidal wave... I can't stand the rest of this fat hanging around and feel like I might start being in a big hurry to get it off my bones. It's important to be careful and do healthy, wise eating. And to keep focus that th... Read more

Getting Rid of Fat Clothes

Sunday, April 19, 2009      6 comments

I am sorting out my sizes and giving my fat clothes to charity. These bigger sizes don't fit me anymore and when I have a split-second thought that maybe I should hold onto them "just in case," I banish that thought immediately. I cannot ever ... Read more

I MUST BE NUTS!

Saturday, April 18, 2009      9 comments

Yesterday, I was walking through each store and restaurant in a nearby mall as part of membership development for the local Chamber of Commerce. I entered this bistro-like cafe with delish aromas everywhere, and a full view of their bakery item... Read more

Parts of My Body Returning! Hooray!

Friday, April 17, 2009      3 comments

Amazing, but I am finding parts of my body that have been MIA during my past couple of chubby years. My upper arms' flesh doesn't hang down and my muscular definition is returning. I can feel my abs where I'd despaired at the possibility of ne... Read more

Seeing the Scales Next Set of Lower Numbers Is Thrilling

Thursday, April 16, 2009      3 comments

I realized this morning, as I head out to yet another professional networking meeting where there will be ever-present food temptations, that it's so thrilling to see this new next set of lower numbers as I weighed myself. I'll keep that in min... Read more

I've Been Debating

Wednesday, April 15, 2009      6 comments

Yes, I know that I should be strong and do this on my own. But I am tempted to get back on Nutrisystem for this last 17 lbs. I did that for the first few months and lost consistently. However, it's expensive and I should just get it out of my ... Read more

Hooray, A Small Personal Victory

Tuesday, April 14, 2009      7 comments

I knew I had to attend a professional networking meeting this morning, which meant ordering breakfast. There were five choices, one of which was the healthy combo I eat daily and within my calorie intake range. I chose that one, and it wasn't ... Read more

Today Is the First Day of My Next 6 Months

Monday, April 13, 2009      2 comments

It took me 6 months to lose 33 lbs. And I'm giving myself 6 more months for the last 17. Today starts that next period of time. So glad I found this website and thanks once again to so many supportive friends.... Read more

Yikes! Some Bizarre Behavior & A Slippery Slope

Sunday, April 12, 2009      6 comments

After six months of eating great and no sugar cravings (except for one day when I ate Cracker Jacks but didn't enjoy them), I've made non-conscious food decisions that just don't make sense. The other day, I brought home a bag of pizza rolls an... Read more

Happy Easter, Happy Passover

Saturday, April 11, 2009      1 comments

Wishing all a happy, healthy weekend.... Read more

I'm surprised I Wasn't Twice As Big When I Started This Journey

Friday, April 10, 2009      1 comments

Up until a few years ago, I was able to eat anything in any quantity and not gain weight. Then stress, hormones, and other challenges tidal waved me and the pounds came to visit. I never weighed myself, or paid attention to calories listed on ... Read more


First Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 Last Page