Back at it for real
Monday, April 05, 2010      0 comments

I've only lost a few pounds since my last blog entry. I realize that I fell off track with the madness that is my life - teaching, coaching, grading, and sometimes even sleeping. I did lose a few pounds and maintain my weight, though, which is... Read more
Back on Track
Wednesday, December 30, 2009      1 comments

So, I've been a slacker recently. In October I was sick for what seemed like years, which left me in a workout lurch. In November, I got back in the swing a bit, but I haven't been great. I've managed to knock off a few more pounds, but I'm c... Read more
30 Pounds Down, 20 To Go!
Wednesday, November 11, 2009      1 comments

I haven't been as well behaved as I was all summer. Starting the year at a new school with new classes, new preps (4 of them!), new kids, and new stress has taken its toll. I managed to drop 10 pounds since the end of August, which isn't too s... Read more
20 Pounds Down
Saturday, August 29, 2009      8 comments

I am 2/5 of my way to my goal. I even survived the beginning of the school year and the disgusting amount of junk food made available to teachers. I've had pizza and beer with my colleagues but still managed to kick that last 5 pounds in the p... Read more
Teachers and Food
Friday, August 07, 2009      2 comments

I don't understand why, when I'm in teacher mode, I'm so much less resistant to eating things I know I shouldn't. I also don't understand why teachers are always presented with food that isn't healthy! I've spent the past 2 days in inservice a... Read more
End of Summer
Tuesday, August 04, 2009      3 comments

I'm surviving the beginning of the end of summer. I'm doing pretty well on my diet and more than compensating for my bad day today with marching band camp (I'm a color guard choreographer and instructor, so that means a daily regiment of b... Read more
Back to Reality
Saturday, August 01, 2009      2 comments

Every summer I try to start a healthier lifestyle. Last year, before I got married, I lost close to 20 pounds and felt amazing on my wedding day. I put back on all 20 plus a few bonus pounds after moving into our first house and a stressful sc... Read more