Someone at work yesterday asked "have you lost weight?" I sadly reported "No, I haven't" and she said "well you look like you've lost weight." Those are the nicest words anyone can say! :-)
While I haven't lost any pounds, I'm trying to ma... Read more
How to tell yourself "NO"
I recently saw blog on people and how they tell themselves "NO". It's funny to me that we have to make boundaries like that with ourselves regarding food. I think saying "YES" all the time with eating is what got us here in the first place. I fi... Read more
that "not so productive" feeling...
Well...I've been hit with the lazy bug. Boy, I'm finding it hard to be motivated lately. Although I did muster up the motivation to clean the house the other day, I'm finding that I'm tired of working. I'm finding it hard to motivate myself to d... Read more
Well, I was not happy when I learned yesterday that I had to be at one at 7:30 this morning (I wasn't supposed to be here until 8:30). An hour makes so much difference...I just hope I don't crash near the end of the day because I'd like to get a... Read more
Well, I had a productive weekend. Saturday I worked for most of the day, and was able to get out and enjoy the sunshine after work by taking a nice walk around my neighborhood. Then an unexpected visit with an old friend topped off the evening.
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I'll be sorry...
Well, I just went shopping (online that is)....I'll be sorry when I get the bill, although I think I got a lot for the money. I'm trying not to spend money I don't have, but as of late, I'm failing to do that. I'm justifying this shopping spree ... Read more
Well, I went to record my "exercising" from yesterday which I normally wouldn't could being at work exercise, but I was lifting lumber, so I counted it as it's not a normal work activity for me. Thankfully the site had moving boxes and construct... Read more
well, I'm not happy that I haven't been getting notices that people are responding to my blogs or comments, so I forget to check...it was helpful before, I wonder what I'm doing differently and why those notices that once came in are no longer??... Read more
Well this blog has nothing to do with losing weight....ok, maybe it does a little....
recently I went out with a friend of mine, who I found strangely attracted to (after having been friends for about 12 years)... I like this new found attr... Read more
Getting back into the swing of things...
Well, I've been absolutely terrible about my committment to make a healthier me...The past 5 months have been a rollercoaster ride that's for sure. School ended on a good note, but not with a whole lot of downtime before I start up again. Someti... Read more
I wanted to take some time to just briefly touch on something one of my friends blogged about. she said the most fascinating thing that is so true. Why is it that we take the time to go to college and get our degrees and put in the work necessar... Read more
well, i've made it through my first week back to school, and I'm already exhausted. Hopefully once a few more weeks get by and I get used to the schedule my exhaustion will go away. I can't believe that it's the end of January already. I've st... Read more
to a whole weekend off!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! OH MY GOSH, I can't even begin to tell you how good a mood I'm in right now because I get to have a "normal" weekend. Tomorrow I'm getting my hair done!!! (that will help me feel pretty) and then i have a d... Read more
Well, 2 of my friends have recently gotten engaged and one of those friends is getting married at the end of February. So, I'm going to North Carolina to the wedding. I'm making that event a mini "weight loss" goal. I'd like to lose another 8-10... Read more
It's amazing what happens when you are proud of yourself. I've made a pact with myself to actually take advantage of the amazing gym membership I was able to get through work this year. I'd like to say that since my membership started I've been ... Read more