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This and that
Sunday, May 15, 2016      5 comments

I got up this morning and mowed my yard. Takes me between 2-2 1/2 hours to mow. Then I got ambitious and used the weedeater. It was already after 11:00 and much of what I needed to weed eat was already in the sun, so I weed eated what was in th... Read more
Falling down....Literally and Physically.
Saturday, April 11, 2015      7 comments

It's been a while. On February 27, a Friday evening. I was going out to walk my almost 3 year old, Boston Terri... Read more
Friday, January 16, 2015      8 comments

I am so excited my cholesterol levels are finally down to normal. You have to understand. I have ALWAYS had extremely high cholesterol and triglyceride numbers. Today...and this is great for me. My total cholesterol is 177!!! My triglycer... Read more
Bogging Myself Down
Monday, September 29, 2014      2 comments

Sometimes, I allow myself to get bogged down in daily occurances in life. Then I don't take care of myself like I should. For example, we brought my mom home from the hospital last week (after 3 1/2 weeks at the hospital). Then we had the home h... Read more
Gluten free and/or Low Carb
Sunday, September 21, 2014      2 comments

I really do wish that Sparkpeople would add a gluten free meal plan to their meal plans or even a low carb plan. I really need to eat both and would love to use their meal plans. Does anyone else eat gluten free or low carb and use their meal pl... Read more
Day Three
Wednesday, August 10, 2011      2 comments

Working on day three of starting over. Now I have the added joy of trying to get my Blood Pressure down..You'd think that if you are trying to eat healthy, that sodium wouldn't be an issue, but noooo..It's in EVERYTHING practically. I also nee... Read more
Monday, April 04, 2011      3 comments

Today there were supposed to be some heavy storms with lots of high wind, rain and hail..I heard reports of some in our area, but I only saw the heavy rains for a while and thunder &lightning. I worked at my job today and didnt get to go to the... Read more
Gone for awhile and need to make changes
Saturday, April 02, 2011      5 comments

It seems for whatever reasons,..I cannot seem to get motivated, everything from being too busy, to hurting so much, I just don't feel like it, but I need to make changes and get motivated......somehow.. Today I woke up feeling just exhaust... Read more
Fun Saturday
Saturday, November 13, 2010      7 comments

I went to work those machines again today and talked to a different trainer. He agreeed that the weight and reps were all off for me..He also changed up some of the machines that I will be using, as the one that bothered my knees was not really... Read more
Weight Machines
Friday, November 12, 2010      9 comments

I am 50 years old with Fibro and would like to lift weights. At the Wellness Center last night the trainer started me out on 2 machines for legs and 3 for upper body. Started me on the crunch machine too. I kinda think that the weight was too mu... Read more
Thursday, November 11, 2010      6 comments

I decided to try swimming again. I already walk in the water (I had slacked off on that some, but now I'm getting back into full swing). I stopped swimming before because I overdid it, I think and it flared up some fibro pain. Also I started s... Read more
Things That I Am Grateful For...
Wednesday, November 10, 2010      6 comments

I am grateful for my family (all of them), for my health( such as it is at this time, but I am working on it..finally, again). I'm grateful for the house that I live in, my pets, my job, my car, food to eat, water to drink,air to breathe, my cl... Read more
Wednesday, January 06, 2010      18 comments

Help, I fell off the wagon and I'm afraid to even weigh. I know that I have gotten way off course. I'm not even sure where to start to get back on..:-(... Read more
My Weekend....Or was it the whole stupid week?
Tuesday, June 09, 2009      6 comments

I have had the week from h*ll this past week and especially yesterday.. My husband is a truckdriver and last week (on Saturday) he sent me a $40o.oo Western Union money order.... Also last Monday, my debit card stopped working and I ... Read more
2.5 pounds lost!
Thursday, June 04, 2009      13 comments

I weighed on Tuesday at the Wellness Center and I THOUGHT at the time that I had only lost a half a pound, so I didn't bother logging it..But it hit me last night..I LOST 2.5 POUNDS! See I weighed 212 and now I weigh 209.5, but when I weighed o... Read more

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