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Here I go.........once again

Friday, January 11, 2013      2 comments

Where do I begin? I've been negligent. Christmas was a killer this year. Goodies left by physicians and patients. The temptations were too great to ignore. Food always spread out on the table in the staff lounge. I had no will power. O... Read more

What's My Biggest Excuse For Not Exercising........

Sunday, November 04, 2012      1 comments

Hm. I have a million of them and frequently can talk myself out of doing a work out. As I've just returned from my conference in Hawaii, I have new found incentive. I didn't feel ugly there, but I did feel chubby/fat. My friend assured me I ... Read more

No Excuses, Just Didn't

Monday, October 08, 2012      3 comments

.....and now I'm ticked off at myself. I did absolutely nothing this last week of work. I came home and parked my butt in front of the computer. I had no desire, energy, or motivation to say "enough"!! "Go exercise". Why does this feel... Read more

Is anger a real motivator

Saturday, September 22, 2012      0 comments

I've done nothing for a week. Since I have returned home from my "retail therapy" trip, nothing. I think because it wasn't really therapy. I just realized how crappy I feel and look. You know the feeling, trying on jeans, and every style fit... Read more

A big sigh

Tuesday, September 04, 2012      1 comments

I need to get out of this slump!! I had today off work to deal with the window mess. Hopefully, I'll have a new window in a week. I don't want to look at the plywood anymore than I have to. It depresses me. I did nothing today. I did ... Read more

Crappy weekend

Monday, September 03, 2012      1 comments

Where to start? I was looking forward to this, the long weekend, summer's last kick at the can so to speak. The long range started out looking good. I made plans to head up to my parents cottage. Mom wanted to have a yard sale and it was her... Read more

Cardio workout

Saturday, August 25, 2012      0 comments

Today was my first real cardio workout since breaking my ankle @ the end of April. Even though, hauling my butt around on crutches was no easy feat. I think if I can find good workout videos on Youtube and get back to the gym I belong to I can... Read more


Sunday, August 12, 2012      1 comments

I still can't get through an 8 hour shift without wearing my aircast. I've had some crazy shifts where I'm basically on my feet for 7 of my 8 hours. I limp to my car and drive home knowing exercise is out for the day. I'm going to Hawaii... Read more

Tracking Food------FAIL

Sunday, June 24, 2012      3 comments

Uh huh, what is it about tracking food that I find so tedious? Already have fallen off the wagon on this one. For the most part, my food choices have been wise with the odd "treat". Except last night. Went out for coffee with a good fri... Read more

Green light

Thursday, June 14, 2012      0 comments

I got the okay to return to work. Still need to arrange a meeting @ HR with the union, manager, me and the HR rep for a gradual return to work. Is 5 shifts in 2 weeks before returning to a regular .8 rotation gradual?? LOL. Crossing my fin... Read more

Cloudy & Rainy & Cloudy

Tuesday, June 12, 2012      0 comments

Sigh. The weather is crap this week. The temperature went down to 3 last night. Really? Mid June? I'm supposed to be trying to walk some distance with the air cast on. I can't bring myself to go outdoors when it's damp, windy and cool. ... Read more


Saturday, June 09, 2012      0 comments

They say never start anything new on a Monday. They say, never start anything new on a day, where you previously tried something new and failed. Hm. So, rather than wait until Monday to "be careful" with my food choices, I started today. Bec... Read more

Typical Me

Sunday, June 03, 2012      1 comments

Today is June 2, 2012. On April 27th, I twisted my ankle for the second time in a week sustaining not only a severe sprain but an avulsion fracture of the talus (part of the ankle bone). So, my weight loss program at Herbal Magic was put on ho... Read more


Saturday, February 05, 2011      0 comments

Today is Feb. 5th. I should have been out of this house hours ago. I should have gone to my Zumba class. Oh well, no sense flogging myself. There's always next weekend. I made it to the gym on Monday and Wednesday and started back on my cou... Read more

Ah sweet bitter January

Thursday, January 20, 2011      0 comments

I did it! I broke the plateau...finally. After sitting at 148 for 2 months, I weighed 145 on Monday. A reason to carry on. 5 lbs from my first goal weight of 140. My second goal weight is 135 and the final being, 130. That one is for re-ev... Read more

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