I had another long day, full of meetings and new assignments.
I went out to lunch with my coworkers and had a grilled chicken salad at a local bar. I was surprised when it came with shredded yellow cheese on it. Who does that? (NOTE TO... Read more
Wow, did I have a great day today!
I never thought I could work out BEFORE I left for work, but I did it today! I was on the treadmill by 6:45 (3.25 miles, 50 minutes) AND did the Spark Boot Camp video after that.
Good thing, because ... Read more
I am having a wonderful Sunday, working on schoolwork for tomorrow BUT planning to meet all my goals. I need to get on the treadmill which I will do as soon as I finish this blog entry.
I've decided to work my WARRVESTS strategy...that's j... Read more
Oh man, my b*tt is really sore after walking up mount nebo yesterday! If you want to see pictures of the hike, you can go to www.takahik.com . It was fun but challenging! I thought I was going to have a heart attack, my heart... Read more
I am really happy to have the new beginning a new year brings. I'm just READY. The holidays kicked me in the butt and I totally slacked off. I'm ready to get back on track.
This morning I will join my husband's hiking club in hiking Moun... Read more
On the whole, I think 2009 was really very good to me, especially on the weight-loss front.
I was able to lose 20 pounds and so far have kept them off. That's the most successful I've been in a DECADE, so it's nothing to sneeze at.
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I am a creature of habit. I like my life when it is under control, when it is predictable, when it is "just so."
Unfortunately, that's not the way life goes very often! Much of life comes at us with the force and intensity of a Star War... Read more
I am feeling very healthy today; thanks to everyone for their sympathy about our miserable trip!
It is 7:30 a.m. here and I see TWO of our old friends have already checked in and are ready to recommit -- Big Little Woman and Nancy15togoal... Read more
If it wasn't so pathetic it would be funny.
I'm sure I'll laugh later.
We left for Dallas on the 22nd. We drove 5 hours and settled around 3pm in a state park in Oklahoma. We took a walk, had a healthy dinner, and that was fine.
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Had a GREAT visit with my brother. He's a lot of fun and it's been several years since I'v e seen him.
Vandal's done a great job on his vacation since his daughter and son-in-law are healthy eaters -- HOW LUCKY FOR YOU,... Read more
I was feeling pretty defeated yesterday, but I feel better now.
I DO need to keep reading my cards and doing what I can do. I am not helpless. I don't have to give in COMPLETELY to the dark side.
AND, even more importantly, this out... Read more
I have NOT been present on the site for the last week and probably won't for the NEXT week.
The end of classes, finals, grading, (then rechecking grades for students who feel their grade wasn't fair), conducting a staff tr... Read more
Well, the past few weeks I've been pretty bad. I've completely fallen back into the old habits of stress-eating/drinking and the scale certainly shows it. I've not exercised. I've not read my cards or hardly done anything I'... Read more
We had it yesterday, and I made up my mind to watch how several of my thin co-workers eat:
1. THEY DIDN'T FILL THEIR PLATES WITH EVERYTHING. The thin people did NOT fill up their plates with a helping of everything like it was their Last ... Read more
Today is the last day of classes; tomorrow I have three 2-hour finals and Thursday I have three 2-hour finals. I do that on purpose, but it makes for two hard days (but then two easy ones!)
I haven'd done well with the wine or exercise sin... Read more