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Excuses, justifications & falling off the wagon
Tuesday, January 31, 2012      6 comments

I can honestly say that the last 6+ months have been very busy/hectic/life changing for myself as well as my family. In August, we moved to a home that we fell in love with but it needed a ton of TLC. Needless to say, it has been project a... Read more
Just an update
Tuesday, February 15, 2011      3 comments

I feel as though I have been MIA for a while. No particular reason I guess. There isn't some huge disaster going on in my life. I am still exercising regularly but my food has much to be desired right now and I just can't break the bad hab... Read more
Heed Sparks's advice!
Wednesday, January 26, 2011      2 comments

This morning I read an article on Spark about going to a salad bar and what to watch out for and what to get & avoid. In the article, it said sometimes what you think is "healthy" can be as much as 1,000 calories in a salad. I read the art... Read more
Sloth & gluttony
Monday, January 24, 2011      6 comments

That pretty much sums up my weekend & I am paying for it! I am stuck in a rut of bad food choices and not enough exercise and it is literally making me tired! I am embarrassed to tell you what I ate this weekend but in order to hold myself... Read more
It's a new year and I have a new list of goals
Tuesday, January 04, 2011      0 comments

One morning, before the new year even began, I was getting ready for my day and I had a thought that was so inspiring to me that I have decided to use it as my 2011 goals. If I use the word resolution, it is just cliche to me, so I use the word... Read more
I am a runner!!
Monday, January 03, 2011      4 comments

It was cold yesterday. In fact, with the wind chill it was 13 degrees outside. But the sun was shining and the snow is gone and the streets are dry. I went running in 13 degree weather yesterday for 2.3 miles! It felt great and I know ther... Read more
Guilt from parents
Friday, December 17, 2010      2 comments

Can anyone tell me how old you have to be to stop feeling guilty for your decisions by your parents?? I am 35 and they can still make me feel guilty at times. There are times where I stand up for myself but, there are other times, when I am doin... Read more
The holidays... gotta love 'em.
Thursday, December 16, 2010      2 comments

Christmas time, when is there any other time in the year that can be so joyful and so stressful at the same time? When is there any other time in the year that friends and family are INSISTENT that you spend quality time with them? Such a ... Read more
high tech gadgets vs. family time
Tuesday, December 14, 2010      1 comments

Last weekend, we took the girls to a little event close to home in which we all heard a Christmas story, got on a train and took a ride and saw Santa. It was kind of like a Polar Express thing but very different. Anyway, we get on the train and ... Read more
The results of my 5K? I am tougher than I thought!
Monday, December 06, 2010      13 comments

Let me set the stage for you all.... it is 27 degrees and it is snowing. Not just a few flakes here & there but snowing. There is about 2+ inches of it on the ground & it is not stopping any time soon. Those are the conditions I ran in for... Read more
Are you thankful?
Monday, November 22, 2010      6 comments

Many days go by us in such a rush to get things done, to run errands, to get to work, to clean the house, pay the bills, try to get a work out in & the many other daily distractions that keep us in a rushed state of mind. Today, I want to ... Read more
My first 5K
Tuesday, November 16, 2010      6 comments

I did it everybody! I registered for my very first 5K that is coming up on December 4th! I am nervous but also excited! I hope this is the start of a beautiful hobby!... Read more
Following up on my previous blog...
Thursday, November 11, 2010      4 comments

As simple as this is.... it has been pushed in my mind over and over again. In order to lose weight, what are the 2 things one must do for success???? Anyone? Bueller?? Bueller?? (HA HA) DIET & EXERCISE!!! It is the basics of weight loss. D... Read more
At a loss with my weight loss!
Monday, November 08, 2010      12 comments

I am frustrated. I know I shouldn't allow what the scale says to take control of mind but it has today. I have been running. A lot more than I ever have. More than when I was a size 4. I am burning between 400-500+ calories at a time. I ha... Read more
This and that....
Friday, October 22, 2010      2 comments

Things I think about: Money Where does it go and how can we save more? House How does it get so dirty so fast? When will I be able to give it a good cleaning? Christmas It'll be here soon. Need to go throug... Read more

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