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  • 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

  • I didn't realize it would still be hard

    5/7/2016 10:53:25 PM, by SMTURN70

    This is the second Mother's Day without my mom. I don't think I had much of a problem last year because the grief was still fresh and I had my gu... Read more

  • Reboot Day 96

    5/7/2016 8:57:15 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Saturday Morning Sparkly Peeps. It is already cloudy and dark here. Has been thundering. We weren't supposed to get any storms until late... Read more

  • Results of sleep study with CPAP

    5/7/2016 8:44:54 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    A little over an hour after I posted yesterday's blog, I got a call back from the doctor's office. They said that I do need a CPAP machine. I tol... Read more

  • Waiting to hear from the doctor about the results of sleep study with CPAP

    5/6/2016 10:45:06 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    I called the doctor's office about an hour ago to see if they had the results of sleep study that I had 2 weeks ago last night with the CPAP. I a... Read more

  • Reboot Day 93

    5/4/2016 7:16:44 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Hump Day Sparkly Friends!!!! Didn't do so well on the carbs last night. Didn't make my steps yesterday either - about 800 short. Did... Read more

  • Tentative date for trip to Wisconsin

    5/3/2016 10:22:46 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I got an email from my uncle who will be taking me to Green Bay and Door County. I have no idea on when we will leave to go up there but I ... Read more

  • Still here not moving

    5/3/2016 2:10:35 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    My feet were pretty good in the orthotics and I was able to dance they felt about 70%. Then I was stupid one day and thought my outfit looked sil... Read more

  • Reboot Day 92

    5/3/2016 7:16:05 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Tuesday Morning Sparkly Peeps!!! Yesterday was a great day until the very end. I still stayed within my Carb range, got my steps in, and d... Read more

  • Lost 3 of the 7 pounds gained

    5/2/2016 11:24:49 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well I lost 3 of the 7 pounds gained. I was at 190 pounds yesterday and today I'm at 187 pounds. I feel a little bit better. I'm back on the swin... Read more

  • Reboot Day 91

    5/2/2016 7:23:21 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Monday Morning Sparkly Peeps!!! I am determined to make today a great day - even if the weather and my body don't want to cooperate. I... Read more

  • Ugh! A 7 pound weght gain

    5/1/2016 10:34:38 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I gained 7 pounds since a week ago today. A week ago I weighed 183 pounds. Today I'm at 190 pounds. I had a somewhat of a stressful week. I... Read more

  • Reboot Day 90

    5/1/2016 7:39:31 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Three months in and not much to show for it. Weight and measurements today with no real change from last month. I start each month out eager to... Read more

  • Reboot Day 89

    4/30/2016 10:30:39 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Sparkly Saturday Spark Peeps. I have been awake since my alarm went off at 4:15. I forgot to shut it off last night. Why is it that I wa... Read more

  • The nerve of some people

    4/29/2016 10:42:32 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Wednesday night just before my dad and I got supper at a taco place, dad was talking to someone he knew from when he was truck driving. This pers... Read more

  • Reboot Day 88

    4/29/2016 7:26:31 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    TGIF Sparkly Peeps!!! I am ever so glad it is Friday. After the day I had at work yesterday, I am just ready for this week to be over and done.... Read more

  • Something new all the time

    4/28/2016 10:32:51 PM, by SMTURN70

    I have not been losing weight at the rate I had been. My eating hadn't changed: still measuring, still logging on my Spark app. I started doing s... Read more

  • Thought that I plateaued but didn't

    4/28/2016 9:39:38 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    I thought that I plateaued at 183 pounds but I didn't. I gained 6 pounds from Monday until yesterday. I was at 189 pounds yesterday. But I lost 3... Read more

  • Reboot Day 87

    4/28/2016 7:31:16 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Thursday Morning Sparkly Peeps. I am glad yesterday is over and am moving on to today. Didn't make my step goal, didn't get my core workou... Read more

  • Reboot Day 86

    4/27/2016 7:24:40 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Hump Day Sparkly Peeps. Scale continues to creep downward. Better than creeping up!!!!! Stayed within my carb range yesterday. Got 6,80... Read more

  • Plateaued again

    4/26/2016 10:23:37 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I've plateaued again. I am still stuck at 183 pounds. It sucks to be stuck at one weight. Let's hope that my weight doesn't get stuck next ... Read more

  • Reboot Day 85

    4/26/2016 7:26:33 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Tuesday Morning Sparkly Peeps!!!! I am "up and at 'em" as the saying goes. Slept pretty good last night and am full of energy this morning... Read more

  • Reboot Day 84

    4/25/2016 7:24:37 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    It's Monday!!!!! UGH!!!!! Not ready for my weekend to be over. I didn't get as much done as I wanted to, but I got everything done that I need... Read more

  • A 57 pound weight loss

    4/24/2016 8:47:23 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I'm now at a 57 pound weight loss. Yesterday I was at 184 pounds. Today I'm at 183 pounds. I am feeling so much better. I am getting a lot ... Read more

  • Reboot Day 83

    4/24/2016 8:15:50 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Sunday Morning Sparkly Peeps. I didn't get a chance to post yesterday, was just way too busy. Didn't eat enough or drink enough water and ... Read more

  • Another pound down

    4/23/2016 10:05:57 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    I'm down another pound now. Thursday I was at 185 pounds prior to my sleep study with the CPAP. I didn't get the chance to weigh myself yesterday... Read more

  • Had the sleep test with CPAP

    4/22/2016 8:00:31 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I had the sleep test with the CPAP last night. Let's just say that I slept less with it than without it I am more tired now than I was when... Read more

  • Needing to compare

    4/22/2016 2:45:03 PM, by SMTURN70

    So the photo on the left was the day I didn't like how... Read more

  • Reboot day 81

    4/22/2016 11:48:20 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    TGIF Sparkly Peeps. Scale down another pound this morning. Food good to go for the day. Got my workout done last night. Tonight is upper body ... Read more

  • Going for a sleep study with a CPAP tonight

    4/21/2016 5:18:41 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Tonight I will be going to the hospital to have another sleep study but this time I will have a CPAP on. I had one back in December but I didn't ... Read more

  • Reboot Day 80

    4/21/2016 10:39:05 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Thursday Sparkly Peeps!!! I ate way too much at supper last night. Stayed at 44 grams of carbs for the day and the scale stayed the s... Read more

  • So far down the road

    4/20/2016 10:04:42 PM, by SMTURN70

    I can remember being a freshman in college and wondering if I was ever going to graduate. Four years seemed so far away and all that work. Today ... Read more

  • Now at a 55 pound weight loss

    4/20/2016 8:57:01 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I weighed myself this morning and now at a 55 pound weight loss on SparkPeople.com (joined on August 31, 2008) and a 90 pound weight loss s... Read more

  • Reboot Day 76

    4/20/2016 7:26:02 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Hump Day Sparkly Peeps!!!! Stayed just under 100 carbs again yesterday. Scale down another pound. Going to try for under 50 today. Chan... Read more

  • Went to see the gastro doc today

    4/19/2016 7:49:21 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Saw the gastro doctor. Let's just say that he didn't give me the reaction that I wanted when I told him that it took me 9 months to lose over 30 ... Read more

  • Reboot Day 75

    4/19/2016 7:28:00 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good Morning Sparkly Peeps!!! I have been sitting here on the couch enjoying a cup of coffee and listening to the rain. It is supposed to rain h... Read more

  • Another 2 pounds down

    4/18/2016 11:16:15 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I'm down another 2 pounds making my weight loss now to 54 pounds lost since August 31, 2008, and 89 pounds lost since I graduated high scho... Read more

  • Reboot Day 74

    4/18/2016 10:47:13 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Happy Monday Morning Sparkly Peeps! I had a heck of a time getting out of bed this morning. I think all the yard work I did over the weekend wo... Read more

  • Reboot Day 73

    4/17/2016 1:14:49 PM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Good afternoon Sparkly People. I am up and about now after finally getting rid of a horrible headache from too much sun yesterday. I worked... Read more

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