SMCLEOD2's Blogs

My body, my personality, my habits: Different! Plus picture challenge.
Friday, November 18, 2011      1 comments

Good afternoon and TGIF Sparkpeople! Today has been an awesome day so far! Last night when I did my weigh in it wasn't the same time of the day that I normally do it. Weighed myself before going to bed...waited a few hours after eating din... Read more
My pros and cons list to surviving withdrawl and picture challenge day 6!
Tuesday, November 15, 2011      1 comments

Greetings sparklers! First things first, a confession. For breakfast I ate two cookies (NOT low fat low cal low anything cookies) and a tiny tiny slice of pie. Could've had fruit and yogurt, could've had oatmeal, could've had anyyy of the n... Read more
Fear and fail are four letter picture challenge!
Monday, November 14, 2011      2 comments

Good Morning Sparkpeople! I woke up this morning feeling heavy. Heavy in weight (didn't have a great weekend food-wise), heavy in mind. Lately I have been going through a lot personally that has been weighing that mind down. I am trained as... Read more
Fringe benefits, cupcakes, and seeing the help that isn't obvious. Plus picture challenge!
Wednesday, November 09, 2011      0 comments

Hello Sparkpeople! Yesterday after I came back onto Spark and started exercising and tracking my intake again, my love, Paul, was so proud of me! He has always been so healthy and was raised to love exercise and healthy food. I definitely w... Read more
Fresh start time -- back after a 7 month hiatus! (Plus picture challenge continued)
Tuesday, November 08, 2011      2 comments

Okay Sparkpeople...time to confess. I was a health nut (keyword was) for a period of 5 months this past winter and gave up. I successfully lost 20 pounds over a period of about 3 months and was strong. Then I had an indulgent and lazy summer and... Read more
Picture challenge day two! Plus why I feel motivated today!
Friday, February 18, 2011      0 comments

Here I am on day two of the picture challenge. Day 2 is "you and a person you have been cosest with the longest". I immediately knew that I had to put a picture of me and my sister, Allie! We have been attached at the hip since she was born a ye... Read more
Joining the 30 day picture challenge! Here is day one.
Thursday, February 17, 2011      0 comments

I thought this seemed too much fun to pass up, so i'm getting in on the 30 day picture blogging too! Even though I JUST wrote a blog about 30 minutes ago, i'll start with Day 1 of the 30 day picture blog. This is a picture of me recently: ... Read more
My day in pictures -- food, food, and more food!
Thursday, February 17, 2011      2 comments

I decided that it would be a lot of fun to take a few pictures of what i'm eating to post on my blog! If ever (knock on wood) I feel the urge to rip open a bag of chips or eat a pack of cookies, at the very least this might help me back on track... Read more
My "Setbacks": The story of a girl at war with the scale
Wednesday, February 16, 2011      3 comments

Mild setbacks this past weekend have left me absolutely struggling to keep up with all the motivation I've had so far (motivation that stemmed from actual scale success)! Spent a couple of nights over the weekend with friends who are not on a ca... Read more
How do you share success with your family without annoying them?
Sunday, February 13, 2011      1 comments

So...lately I may be talking to my family about my health and weight loss journey quite a bit. Maybe it's a lot. I've been so excited to see success at this for maybe the first time in my life that I love to share it with my parents and my siste... Read more
Solid proof -- ANYONE can do this!
Friday, February 11, 2011      4 comments

SUCH A GOOD MORNING! Woke up today feeling a tad nervous about my weekly biggest loser weight in for Wii Fit. Honestly, just didn't wake up very motivated at all. I went in knowing that I had worked hard all week and had maintained my nutr... Read more
First blog – being healthy isn’t easy…
Thursday, February 10, 2011      4 comments

To add to the title of this blog, the first thing i'm going to say is 'but it's worth it'. I started to really get serious about my health about a month ago. On January 16th to be exact -- on the first day that I got Wii Fit. I've been (more or ... Read more