Ch 5, Day 2
False start to yesterday. Today I really, really mean it.
I feel like a 5 year old in an old person's body: "really, really."
Coming up with a solid plan is one thing. I came up with a good one, I think. Following through on it sur... Read more
Chapter 5 - 100 Days of Accountability
Here I go again. Another chapter. Am I sick of same old, same old? Heck, no. Every journey has been different as I try out new plans to try to create a healthier and fit life. Creating Chapters of 100 days does some really important things ... Read more
Ch 4, Day 100
Chapter 4, 100 Days of Accountability is winding up today. It is a very understated finish for me because I used this time to regain back 5# rather than lose weight. It's not the finish I would like, but I have learned some important lessons a... Read more
Ch 4, Day 99
Feeling subpar still. Goodness, this cold sure got a good grip on me this time. I am looking forward to this week and days of norm.
It's a beautiful cool morning.
This year's apples are ready in the Great Lake... Read more
Ch 4, Day 98
Coming down with this cold threw a wet blanket on the strong finish I had in mind for Ch 4, 100 Days of Accountability. This journey sorta feels like I procrastinated studying for a school test, trying to cram in the twelfth hour, and hoping fo... Read more
Ch 4, Day 97
I am inching back to wellness from my cold. One more day's rest ought to do it, I hope.
A good night's rest is like a gift. What a difference... Read more
Ch 4, Day 96
Me, again. Still alive, although my flag of life is only at half mast. Feeling a wee bit better this morning. I am so glad I canceled today's plans with my sis. It was ... Read more
Ch 4, Day 95
What a bad night trying to sleep from this cold that has gotten its grip on me. I am so not happy about this, given that I had a full day of plans on Th, F, and Sat. Not ... Read more
Ch 4, Day 94
This week, I feel skinnier physically than I did last week. Is this real or only my imagination? I'll find out on Thursday morning when I weigh myself mid month. I have three consecutive eating events on TH, F and Sat. so I'd like to know of... Read more
Ch 4, Day 93
After my nice relaxing weekend, comes the M-F structure that anchors me into the rhythm of the week's intentions -- my goals and plans towards fitness and health. I am mixing things up just a bit this week, adopting two little gems I picked up ... Read more
Ch 4, Day 92
This week proved to me that a week that begins off course can be salvaged with some strong commitment to action.
Though I did not walk on Sun or Mon, I was still able to meet my goal and walked 21 miles this past week.
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Ch 4, Day 91
I hate the morning after.
I hate the morning after succumbing to night time snacking. It is a bad habit that seems larger than me. I must always remember to protect myself against this trigger.
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Ch 4, Day 90
Friday was a hungry day. I did great managing this, until about 9 in the evening, when I felt bound by duty to finish up the last of the whole wheat hard pretzels. Seduced by 2.5 servings...what easy prey I am.
That behavior tipped the my... Read more
Ch 4, Day 89
I'd like a repeat performance of yesterday. I ate within calorie range, walked 5 miles, and did an extra 10 minutes of cardio for the day.
Got my 5 miles of walking in.
On track to meet my goal of 21 miles wa... Read more
Ch 4, Day 88
Trying to get back on track and stay the course.
Walked 5 miles this morning.
Can still meet my weekly goal to walk 21 miles before Sunday
Even though the last 3 days have not been the best on total calories, ... Read more