Ch 9, Day 12
Though I woke late today, I made not one excuse. With just 1 cup of coffee in me, I headed out for a walk in 30 degree weather for a 4 mile walk. I was determined not to get off course today.
Easy day....little client wo... Read more
Ch 9, Day 11
Got to keep my focus today. That means getting my exercise done first thing right after I am done drinking my coffee and before GD arrives today.
I can do this. One step at a time.... Read more
Ch 9, Days 9 & 10...walked 10K
Completed the Spark People Virtual Race, 10K
Ate too much, but still managed to come in right under daily calorie range
Spent time with grandso... Read more
Ch 9, Day 8
Today, feeling better, but not 100 per cent...still, progress is progress.
Grand baby time today
Worse of client end of the month work is behind me
Still taking it easy until I am f... Read more
Chapter 9, Day 7
Stomach pains wakened me early this morning. Feeling lousy still. Worrying along with my friend, about her expectant daughter and DH, who are grappling with horrible conditions from the hurricane.
Hoping today that I see some signs of thi... Read more
Chapter 9, Days 5 & 6
Down with the stomach virus, from Monday night. The day was spent on the couch with tea and crackers, while I watched in horror, the devastation from Hurricane Sandy and hoping and praying we would not get the flooding or power outages ... Read more
Ch 9, Day 4
Expecting flooding and power outages for Great Lakes area from Hurricane Sandy come the afternoon.
Roof over my head
Get as much client work done as I can; servers will be going down sometime today through T... Read more
Ch 9, Day 3
I added a bit more flexibility into Plan for Chapter 9, 100 Days of Accountability. Weight loss is likely to be slower, but I'm in this for the long haul, so I set less challenging, more reasonable goals for myself that I am hoping I can actua... Read more
Ch 9, Day 2
Road trip to Trader Joe's this morning. I have my list in hand to check out a bunch of new products.
Road trip to TJ
Resisted night time snacking temptations...On Plan
Road trip to TJ that includes ... Read more
Ch 9 - 100 Days of Accountability, DAY 1
Despite my emotional upset over my GD's challenges, today I am determined to get Chapter 9 100 Day of Accountability off to a good start. Life is rocky. It is NOT my excuse to veer from health and fitness, period.
Restless night, poor sle... Read more
Ch 8, Day 100
The big day is here: Day 100, Chapter 8, 100 Days of Accountability. You might think that I'd be chompin' at the bit to share some reflections, nuggets of wisdom. But, it's been the most unremarkable journey for me, instead I've more or less ... Read more
one word answers
Not as easy as you might think! Copy and Paste into your own blog, change the answers to suit you. It's really hard to only use one word answers.
Where is your cell phone?
Your m... Read more
Ch 8, Day 99
My whole demeanor has changed. I feel like I'm involved in a fight for my life. Drama, drama, drama. We both chuckle, for the exaggeration, yet what we eat now, and whether we exercise or not, can certainly lengthen or shorten one's life, and... Read more
Ch 8, Day 98
Maybe today will be the day.
Eating On Plan.
This is a short blog because I am sick and tired of writing the same thing over and over again. I'm going to do X. And then I do Y.
"There came a time when... Read more
Ch 8, Days 96 & 97
Two more days down on Chapter 8. I await the next three to be over so I can be done with Chapter 8 and get on with Chapter 9. I know that's silly. It's a self-designed journey and I can frame it any way I want. So forget the three days left.... Read more