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Life in General!
Tuesday, August 31, 2010      0 comments

On Saturday, Aug 21st, my sister called me from Georgia. The first thing she said was, "Now don't freak out"! How could I not panic at that?! She then proceeded to tell me that she & my other sister had my mom at the hospital emergency room. The... Read more
A New Goal
Wednesday, August 18, 2010      1 comments

So, yesterday, DH & I decided we would take a cruise next spring. We are going with some friends who are extremely fit & healthy~ yikes! (He bikes 20 miles for fun & she ran the Boston Marathon this year!) Needless to say, I gotta get my butt in... Read more
A Bittersweet Week
Saturday, August 07, 2010      2 comments

I live in the lil town of St James, Missouri . The home of the band that was involved in the horrible bus accident this week in St Louis. I work in Sullivan, the home of the young man who was driving the pick-up truck invovled as well. ... Read more
New Day = New Feelings!
Friday, July 30, 2010      0 comments

So after 2 different doctors visits yesterday I shouldn't feel this good. They both told me I should lose around 50lbs! (Well, no kidding doc! You mamm - need a haircut! So there!) But I really feel motivated to lose! I just keep telling myself~... Read more
Hmph! Life Happens!
Thursday, July 29, 2010      2 comments

So I didn't get the big promotion I was hoping for! I haven't lost any weight! My oldest son has moved out on his own! Am I not good enough for the job? Am I just supposed to be fat? Am I really old enough to have a child that doesn't live at ... Read more
New Start
Monday, July 19, 2010      2 comments

So, my hubby & I went off for a romantic weekend for the 2 of us. My son & his girlfriend decided to "surprise" us & share our weekend getaway! Don't get me wrong, I love my son~ but I wanted to be alone with his dad for a bit!!! ;) I was kinda ... Read more
could be an HUGE change!
Thursday, July 01, 2010      2 comments, a manager where I work is getting fired for stealing, felony theft really!?! Not totally surprising, just surprising that it took this long for corporate to finally catch him! By him getting fired, that opens up a management spot. I... Read more
Friday, June 25, 2010      1 comments

So, we are back home for 5 days now. I put on about 7lbs while I was gone~ ALL we did was eat! I have taken all of that off already, maybe it was water weight, maybe it was the fact I had PMS! Today I am off to a craft fair~ outside! Yikes! W... Read more
Home Sweet Home
Monday, June 21, 2010      1 comments

How is it that a trip "home" can completely RUIN your eating plan??? All the family & friends you haven't seen in years, all the restaurants you no longer have around, all the homemade food? Totally tripped me up for the past few days! Well...... Read more
Monday, June 14, 2010      2 comments

I do not understand! I walk my 10000 steps a day, don't drink sugared sodas, watch what I eat....still NOT losing weight! So frustrated! Now we have a tragic death in our family~ more stress eating! A long drive back to Georgia for a funeral, st... Read more
Changing Things
Thursday, June 10, 2010      1 comments

So, my doctor says that my thyroid is good, I am not diabetic, that I tore a muscle in my leg, & I am very overweight! Well, no kidding!!! I am glad to hear the 1st three things, but I already knew the last one!!! She wouldn't wave her magic wan... Read more
Tuesday, May 25, 2010      0 comments

Drew has graduated! Lil boys are with their adoptive family! My in-laws are leaving tomorrow!!! Morgaine isn't hurt very bad from her car wreck. I might be getting more hours at work! Whew!... Read more
Changes All Around!
Thursday, May 20, 2010      2 comments

Last night was Baccallaurate. Tonigh is baseball banquet. Tomorrow is Senior Awards night. Saturday is Graduation & Project Grad! (Oh yes, my foster children of 13 months leave today to be adopted!) Our oldest is graduating, our youngest will fi... Read more
good start
Monday, May 17, 2010      1 comments

off to a great start this week! got ALL my water in, 5 fruits/veggies, & still have calories to spare! if it will ever stop raining here, i might be able to get outside & walk!!!... Read more
Friday, May 14, 2010      6 comments

what a great site! It basically includes EVERYTHING for free, in 1 spot! I can keep my food diary, journal, get motiviated & encouraged all in 1 place! I was hoping to spend my day at the farmers market, but I would need an ark to do that! So.... Read more