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4 Weeks In...

Wednesday, February 25, 2015      3 comments

OKKKK...So, I'm just about 1/2 way through week 4 of Focus T25 and here are a few of my musings: 1. This workout has been truly kicking my A$$ and this is only the "A... Read more

How to Stop Shaming and Start Loving Yourself

Friday, January 16, 2015      6 comments

This totally resonated with me today. I especially liked this quote from the blog: "Unfortunate choices, bad hair days, saying too much, saying too little, getting jealous, and losing things are all part of what makes you gloriously human. ... Read more

So this happened today...

Thursday, January 15, 2015      3 comments

I came to the realization as I was leaving the gym that food missteps are inevitable and that it does me no good to berate myself once one (or more) has occurred. It's certainly not the end of the world and every minute afterward is an opportuni... Read more

Reflections: What a difference a year makes.

Monday, January 05, 2015      7 comments

This time last year I was making the drive to my new home so I could start my new job in one of my favorite places. It hasn't been perfect or even the best year but it was mine and on my terms. Still, I like to think of the changes as the Univer... Read more

Home sick...

Friday, October 24, 2014      5 comments

So I am home sick today and I found this. Not only did it make me laugh and cheer me up immensely but the lyrics are great too. A reminder that we are already perfect. Read more

249--Yeah it sucks but it is what it is...

Monday, September 08, 2014      9 comments

Ok, so going to keep this short and not-so-sweet cuz the truth hurts sometimes... To say I have been struggling the last few months in too many areas of my life would be THE understatement of the year. I have been in so much denial about so... Read more

My first Ragnar Relay

Sunday, April 20, 2014      7 comments

SOOOO...I just did my first Ragnar Relay April 4-5, 2014. emoticon Read more


Saturday, March 01, 2014      4 comments

(As a side note--UH has it really been a year since my last blog entry?! WOW. Just WOW...) emoticon Read more

Getting ready for day two...

Wednesday, April 03, 2013      2 comments

I'm still sore from day one on Monday but I am so ready to bring it--it's not even funny! At the end of 6 weeks, my body is going to look different. I'm going to fe... Read more

Something very cool just happened...

Wednesday, April 03, 2013      9 comments

January 2012, just following the break up of my 15-yr relationship, my roommate (and oldest friend) and I took a road trip to San Francisco to visit another friend of mine of 20+ yrs. (As an aside, there is something especially beautiful about h... Read more

And it's alright...

Sunday, March 31, 2013      1 comments

As you know, in this weight loss "game"--hell, this game called life--it is not uncommon for us to sometimes (dare I say often) feel as though we don't always have a handle on things. In fact, I would say that is probably a normal feeling--that... Read more

Oh I almost forgot!

Saturday, March 30, 2013      4 comments

Three weeks ago or so, a Sparkfriend asked me to post pictures when I got my last bling for hitting my weight loss target. So when I passed 210 lbs, I got the following: ... Read more

Going to bed hungry...

Thursday, March 28, 2013      5 comments, yeah, its 12:30 o'clock and my stomach is growling a little bit. Normally, I would have been asleep long ago but after talking to my sister and a good friend on the phone, I found myself awake after midnight. I totally could have ... Read more

Just a few reminders to myself...

Saturday, March 23, 2013      5 comments

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I'm feeling--I don't know--lucky I guess...

Friday, February 22, 2013      7 comments

While things certainly aren't perfect, they could definitely be much, much worse. I haven't reached my goal weight yet, in fact I still have quite a ways to go. HowEVER, I AM on the right path, enjoying the journey, living in the moment, paying... Read more

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