Wk 2 Day 4 - Kalamunda to Dwellingup
Today we climbed Mt. Cooke the highest point in the Darling Range! The view was overwhelming. Lots of granite and hills. Our campsite is in Mt Wells where we get to sleep in beds. Darn, I was just getting use to seeing the night sky and star... Read more
Wk 2 Day 2 & 3 - Kalamunda to Dwellingup
Day 2: Oh, Lord, what have I gotten myself into....I don't see any hotels along this trail! LOL!
I think t... Read more
Wk 1 Day 5 & Wk 2 Day 1 - Catchup
My personal life has been in a tailspin the last couple days. I did not get to blog about my trip like I wanted to but I have been sightseeing and having fun! This trip is a much needed escape!
We finished up our first week in Perth by ... Read more
Wk 1 - Day 4 - Bibbulmun Track Virtual Challenge
Breakfast was really good at Valentino's, so much food! Hope I get to go back! Oh, they had plenty of items to keep we within my calorie range.
Off to the Pinnacles! On this trip we saw and learned about the emu, interesting bird! All thos... Read more
Wk 1 - Day 3 - Bibbulmun Track Virtual Challenge
We did a lot of walking today in Swan Valley, that is, after we sampled all the chocolate and nougats! They were delicious!
Our last stop was the winery, where we walked, sipped, relaxed and sipped some more. Very enjoyable. Now I'm rea... Read more
Wk 1 - Day 1 & 2 - Bibbulmun Track Virtual Challenge
My flight arrived and I got busy sightseeing! The streets of Perth were interesting as my interpretation of Australia was way off base. The city was full of beautiful buildings and high rises and parks and beaches. So pretty! Oh, and the Swa... Read more
Trying to find out what's wrong with me
Some of you know that I was laid off work for quite awhile and that I have had bouts of fatigue and pain. I have not been to the doctor in sometime because I had no insurance. I have not been feeling well since December. Been having chest pai... Read more
That's what I feel like I'm doing. First, I get the nutrition plan going great, weight coming off, but not working out like I should minimum 30 mins a da... Read more
Wonder why I do that?
I've noticed that sometimes when I fix my plate, I still put enough food on the plate for that 50+ lbs person I use to be! Wonder why I do that?
Then, I sit there and try to stuff my face, practically forcing the food down when I know darn... Read more
That little voice says, throw in the towel!
Every now & then on this journey, when the stress levels go up, loneliness sets in, things just aren't going right, the cravings start! Its almost like an addiction. When I'm stressed about whatever, doesn't take much, I start feeling like I c... Read more
Rest is what I needed!
I'm feeling a lot better today. Got a little spunk in my step!! So I added my cardio routine back on and managed to get through it. Maybe a couple days rest is what I needed.
The new job is going great. I just need to watch that I don... Read more
What is going on?
I have not been feeling well for almost 2 wks now. Can't sleep at night because I'm running to the bathroom. I don't drink soda's just water. I've been trying to drink all my water by 6 pm. I'm up at least 4 - 8 times during the night! In a... Read more
2013 - A Positive Year!
I may not have been in the Christmas spirit in 2012 but I am definitely feeling good about 2013! So far, I have gotten back on track after gaining 4.8 lbs over Christmas. I have finally landed a job. As a matter of fact, I have two offers for... Read more
I'm just not feeling it!
I'm having a hard time this year getting into christmas. Probably because there has been so much stress going on this year with my being laid off . I turn on the TV to look at the news and its bad news after bad news. I've been praying for G... Read more
Breakfast with Santa!
Went to Breakfast with Santa Saturday with the grandkids, my daughter and my parents. We had a nice time. They did story telling and showed Peanut christmas movies. We had fun!
However, I went a little overboard at the breakfast. I had ... Read more