I Was SHOOTING FOR THE STARS!!
Well, when I first took a look at this challenge I thought "No Way", this is HARD, HARD!!!
Took a 2nd look, saw that it allowed 5 days to get it all accomplished, hmmm ok then..
Got it started, slowly at first, VERY SLOWLY - then, some... Read more
Yep, that's the number I saw on my scale this morning - YIKES!!! WHAT HAPPENED???
Simple answer to that question - eating and drinking OUT!!
In the past week, I've eaten exactly 1 (ONE)! dinner meal at home, prepared by me or hubby. ... Read more
Dear Miss 16 yr. old...
Big dreams, want to fly a fighter jet, duh! You're a GIRL...want to sing...UMMM no money for lessons.....want to be a Stewardess....need a nursing degree.....no money for that either!!
The above were the limitations to becoming the things ... Read more
The Florida 5
All summer long I've maintained a weight of 150, maybe a little up maybe a little down. I'm happy and decided that's what my ideal weight probably is.
Fast forward to November. Been here in FL for a month, during that time I've managed to ... Read more
Hard to believe our "little girl" (GD) will be starting High School tomorrow!! She's a good student, good athlete and posseses a warm, loving heart. I pray her Guardian Angel accompanies her and forever keeps her in his/her care.
Starting... Read more
Buying houses is not always smooth!
After reading my last blog, I realized I was probably a little premature in getting ready to move right in!! Home inspections and appraisals (especially in todays market) can often put a crimp in plans. Thank goodness I'm more mature now and h... Read more
Some of my teammates know that our offer for a house here in Fl was accepted.. It's exciting to think we are now going to be dual homeowners, 1 for the summer and 1 for the winter, but also a little nerve racking too. This is going to be altog... Read more
As part of a challenge, we were all asked to write a daily blog for the past few days, so, not wanting to let my team down, I did it. Funny thing, it's really kind of cool to sit here and put my thoughts down on "paper".
It seems as tho' b... Read more
Slicing Right, looking up and other errors...
Again, another day where I'd planned to go to the gym for my workout, but my wonderful DH suggested we play golf since the weather was really cooperating (for a change)!
Now, I've not had a club in my hand since Nov., so I really didn't kno... Read more
Got That Walk In
Planned to hit the gym this morning, do the treadmill, some strength and then head on home to do - whatever. DH thought of taking a jaunt out to Clearwater Beach, look for a place for lunch and just enjoy the sunny day. 3 guesses, which I chos... Read more
Regaining momentum can be accomplished in many different ways- - - - - - - Soooooooo, thanks to Yo (BLC Captain) and Brenda (RHCS teammate) I felt the imaginary kick in the booty, pulled up my big girl panties and recommitted to this healthy, ... Read more
Sticking with Bootcamp
I'm really feeling good about my week long streak of completing workouts and challenges on Bootcamp. I did shed 1 lb. which is great. It gives me more motivation to continue right until the end, visualizing what that final loss total will be. ... Read more
Today is the first day of the Sweatsuits to Swimsuits Bootcamp, so how come Sparks always knows just what we need to spur us on to go that extra mile?? As of this morning I weigh 150, up from my goal reached weight last fall of 140. Now, I'd a... Read more
I don't make New Years resolutions, but I have decided to resolve to be a consistent Spark person. It seems since arriving in Fl. for the winter, I've lost my focus on a Healthy, Fit lifestyle. Then, I realized that I had stopped logging fait... Read more
I've discovered some other teams here and am enjoying making new friends and being a part of an even larger support system. I sincerely hope our Spark Guy fully realizes the impact this website has made on the thousands of people who've reached... Read more