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  • Lost another pound plus trip is getting close

    7/17/2016 8:12:01 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I've lost about 4 pounds this past week but lost a pound since yesterday. At the beginning of last week I was 186 pounds. I went down a pou... Read more

  • 2 minute planks

    7/7/2016 9:06:48 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I've increased my time on my planks. The first one today was at the 1 minute mark but the last 2 planks were longer. I did those for 2 minu... Read more

  • Long day on Saturday

    7/5/2016 9:26:07 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    This past Saturday I went to Peoria, IL, (an hour east of where I live) to go shopping with my aunt and uncle who I will be going to Wisconsin wi... Read more

  • 6 month mark

    7/5/2016 6:22:38 PM, by SMTURN70

    Today is six months from when I signed up with SparkPe... Read more

  • I am loving the planks

    6/30/2016 9:15:10 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    I am loving the planks. I am so glad that I decided to do them. My last 2 planks today I had to do back to back because the time that I usually d... Read more

  • My planks

    6/29/2016 10:04:07 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I have gone from doing my planks on my forearms and doing them for 50 seconds to doing them in the push up position (on my hands and the up... Read more

  • My planks

    6/25/2016 3:11:43 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I got up to 30 seconds for a while. My last plank last night was 35 seconds. This morning I went for 50 seconds. That was the only one so f... Read more

  • Yesterday and today's planks

    6/17/2016 9:51:14 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, my planks are getting better. I am still a little shaky but that will get better as time goes by. Here's my planks from yesterday and today... Read more

  • My 2nd and 3rd Planks

    6/15/2016 9:27:13 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I got my 2nd and 3rd planks in for the day and starting to feel my stomach muscles. These 2 were a little longer than the first. My 2nd pla... Read more

  • My first plank

    6/15/2016 1:05:32 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I did 1 plank this morning. I lasted 10.37 seconds. I'm not sure if that is good or bad for the first time though. I was starting to shake... Read more

  • Belly exercises

    6/14/2016 9:42:16 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    I know that I already posted a blog earlier but need help from all. Its my belly area. My legs and arms are getting smaller with walking and toni... Read more

  • Lost 2 pounds and feeling wonderful

    6/14/2016 9:23:53 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, slowly the 12 pounds that I gained is coming off. I lost a pound between Sunday and yesterday. Well, between yesterday and today, I've lost... Read more

  • Wait it out or call the doc

    6/13/2016 2:57:04 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    On Memorial Day I banged up my leg twice to where I have a bruise in the two spots. The smaller one is gone but the larger one is still there. It... Read more

  • Good news about me and my dog

    6/9/2016 4:24:38 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    I went to see my lung doctor yesterday. I was at 190 pounds yesterday (gained the 2 pounds that I lost the day before) and the scale at his offic... Read more

  • 7 pounds down, 5 more to go

    6/7/2016 11:35:53 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I've lost another 2 pounds bringing my weight down to 188 pounds since last week. I had a 12 pounds weight gain last month and last week I ... Read more

  • Terrific Tuesday

    6/7/2016 7:29:19 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Morning Sparkly Peeps. Not much time for Sparking this morning. Got to drop the monsters off at their Aunt's house and get to work early s... Read more

  • Back to Day 1

    6/6/2016 6:03:50 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Monday Morning Sparkly Peeps I am sorry about being MIA...computer problems, work problems, home problems...all added up to overwhelm me. ... Read more

  • Is it wrong to extend a deadline?

    6/2/2016 11:43:48 PM, by SMTURN70

    When I first signed up for SparkPeople my original goal was 170 pounds. When I got close to the goal I decided I could change my goal to lose ano... Read more

  • Still Holding Steady

    6/2/2016 8:50:32 AM, by JPONCIN

    The past month, I have been so busy living my life that I've been just staying even and not gaining anything. I'm doing a great job of logging my... Read more

  • 5 down, 7 to go

    6/2/2016 8:09:12 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    I was at 183 pounds about this time last month and then by the end of the month, I weighed 195 pounds. But out of the 12 pounds that I gained, I ... Read more

  • Dates for trip to Wisconsin

    5/24/2016 4:23:38 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    I sent a text message to my uncle to see how long we are going to be in Green Bay and Door County. We are leaving July 20th and coming back on Ju... Read more

  • Reboot Day 112

    5/23/2016 7:35:24 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Monday Morning Sparkly Peeps!!!! I am ready for a new day, especially after last night. UGH!!!! OK...here we go. Breakfast, lunch, ... Read more

  • Reboot Day 111

    5/22/2016 1:40:52 PM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Afternoon Sparkly Peeps. I have just now gotten a chance to sit down and do my sparking. It has been a busy day and a half so far and does... Read more

  • Getting better

    5/21/2016 8:24:39 PM, by SMTURN70

    I won't say that my situation has been solved but my dad and I are speaking to each other with small talk and that's okay by me. It will be ... Read more

  • Reboot Day 110

    5/21/2016 9:47:39 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Sparkly Saturday Peeps!!!!! I got to sleep in until 7am this morning. Actually got 9 hours of sleep and I feel great. It is supposed to ... Read more

  • Reboot Day 109

    5/20/2016 7:33:55 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Enough with the ads already SparkPeople. The one place that didn't have them now does. Yesterday was a great day. Stayed in my Carb range.... Read more

  • 3 days after endoscope and no meds

    5/19/2016 10:42:18 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Its been 3 days after my endoscope and I haven't had to take any of my medicine. That's good. If I had an upset stomach, I would have to take it.... Read more

  • Reboot Day 108

    5/19/2016 7:26:39 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    It's Thirsty Thursday Sparkly Peeps!!!! Make sure you get all your H2O in today!!!! Yesterday was a very good day for me. I go... Read more

  • Reboot Day 107

    5/18/2016 6:58:25 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Hump Day Sparkly Peeps!!!! I am up and ready to go to that wonderful place (gag) called work...but only for a half day...Yeah!!!!!! Y... Read more

  • Reboot Day 106

    5/17/2016 10:05:08 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Rainy Tuesday Sparkly Peeps. Yesterday was a bust...today will be better. I am determined to stop this downward spiral in its track... Read more

  • Results of 2nd endoscope

    5/16/2016 10:15:54 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Today I had a recheck of my ulcer with a endoscope and I have good news. No ulcer and no more meds for the ulcer. That feels so good that I not h... Read more

  • Reboot Day 105

    5/16/2016 7:14:47 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Monday Morning Sparkly Peeps!!! I had a 50/50 weekend. Saturday not anywhere near plan...Sunday totally on plan. Go figure. Breakfas... Read more

  • Holding Steady

    5/15/2016 10:04:58 PM, by JPONCIN

    It's been a busy past month where I have been working full-time substitute teaching, and my weight has been about the same, give or take a couple... Read more

  • Weight getting back to almost normal

    5/14/2016 10:20:10 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, in a little over 2 weeks, I went from 183 pounds to 191 pounds. I was at the 191 pounds yesterday and I went to weigh myself this morning a... Read more

  • I thought I could handle it

    5/13/2016 11:55:51 PM, by SMTURN70

    I have known for most of my life my dad has a mental health problem. My mom and I always tried to support each other. There were 2 times she had ... Read more

  • Reboot Day 101

    5/12/2016 6:58:57 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Thursday Sparkly Peeps. I am just barely here. We had some horrible storms last night so sleep wasn't so good. Think this is going to be... Read more

  • Reboot Day 100

    5/11/2016 10:02:32 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Hump Day Sparkly Peeps. My back is better and today I am aiming for my 7,500 steps. How great is that. I am also cleaning up my food aga... Read more

  • Coming out of a fog

    5/10/2016 12:57:38 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    My weight finally dropped and guess why? I upped my calories, go figure? I finally gave up on my lifting buddy and arranged for Scott and I to li... Read more

  • Rough night of sleep

    5/9/2016 9:57:16 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    I had a rough night of sleep last night and it wasn't because of my sleep apnea. Its my TOM and it decided to be REALLY heavy last night making m... Read more

  • Reboot Day 98

    5/9/2016 7:06:39 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Monday Morning Sparkly Peeps. I am up and trying to move. I threw my back out Saturday doing laundry. Twisted wrong and down I went. So ... Read more

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