~KRISTEL~'s Blogs

It could have been worse...
Wednesday, September 02, 2009      3 comments

Last night while driving home from work I officially broke my car. I have a 50 mile commute for work and found out the hard way that I was out of oil. My motor locked up, it was 6:30 in Fort Worth traffic. I was able to get to the shoulder o... Read more
Oh So Yummy!
Monday, August 31, 2009      2 comments

I love eating at Chipotle! My favorite is a burrito bol with extra rice, black beans, chicken, sour cream, guac, cheese and pico. My hubby and I have recently tightened our budget though, so Chipotle is out of the question. I had planned on m... Read more
August 30...too little
Monday, August 31, 2009      0 comments

Ugh...I just can't get enough in today. I know that I'm not very active on the weekends usually, but I also know that I need to maintain a minimum calorie intake to prevent "starvation" mode.... Read more
Super Saturday
Saturday, August 29, 2009      0 comments

I've not really done everything this morning that I'd wanted to, but I'm pretty happy with what's been done so far. I'm half-way done with the laundry, dishes are getting caught up (my poor dd didn't do her chores this week and is having to get... Read more
Friday, August 28, 2009      3 comments

I have a few questions for my doc when I see him in November, but I have such a bad memory that I decided to record them on my phone. Pretty smart, right?... Read more

Monday, August 25, 2008      0 comments

Woot! The kids are all at school. I've started marking of my list of things To Do today and I'm feeling pretty good about myself.... Read more
All in a day's work
Tuesday, June 03, 2008      0 comments

Yesterday was prety exciting. It was my first day home as a SAHM with the kids out on summer vacation and dad at work. We got lots of cleaning done, played some Monopoly Jr., and even got to watch the neighbor's cows walk and run through our y... Read more
Thursday, January 03, 2008      0 comments

Okay, so it's the first of the year and we're all making resolutions and looking at what we've done to ourselves over the holiday months (at least I am). I've decided not to wait until after my birthday this year. Instead, I chose to take adva... Read more
Look Ma! No Hands (in the cookie jar)!
Saturday, August 04, 2007      1 comments

Oh my goodness! I'm really doing it! I'm down a total of 20 pounds now and am so proud of myself. I am enjoying my meals and just making the best choices I can when I do eat out. I don't think I've ever had this much success with weight loss... Read more
Sunday, July 22, 2007      1 comments

I'm so proud of myself! I've been doing so well. This week I had what could have been considered setbacks or moments of weakness, but I didn't count them as such. Friday I found out that my grandfather was in the hospital so I had taco bell o... Read more
Sunday, July 15, 2007      0 comments

I've reached my first goal--I'm down 5%! That's 12 pounds! My next goal is down another 13 pounds for a total loss of 10%. I can fit into a pair of size 18 denim capris (not stretch denim) that I haven't been in for over a year. I'm walking ... Read more
Three Weeks and Gaining Momentum!!!
Sunday, July 08, 2007      0 comments

Okay, so officially, I've lost 10 pounds. I know, I know, I lost that the first week...but 2 pounds came back (women completely understand). So anyway, I'm eating well and not cheating. I'm finding ways to cook for my family and me on our tig... Read more
2 Weeks!!!
Tuesday, July 03, 2007      0 comments

Two weeks on Alli and no embarassing moments! I'm so proud of myself and the changes that I'm making. Last week I didn't exercise near enough but life's not over. I got out there tonight and burned 700 cals! Thanks for the help Ang and Rosie... Read more
Alli: Day 7-Success
Saturday, June 23, 2007      1 comments

This week has been amazing! I know that many people are skeptical about Alli, and that's fine. I have been more aware of what has gone in my mouth this past week than I have ever been before. Yes! The scare tactic works and I need it. I hav... Read more
Alli: Day 1
Sunday, June 17, 2007      0 comments

I started Alli today. I feel great. I stayed with my plan today and am on my way to bed. I did my cardio today and even went for a walk to convince myself that I was full. Ciao!... Read more

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