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  • Day 71

    10/11/2016 7:11:11 AM, by GEAUXN

    As my stress at work rises, so does my overeating especially at bedtime. That's when I seem to rehash my day in my head. I hope that everyon... Read more

  • Progress?

    10/10/2016 8:52:01 PM, by KTKGDR6

    Folks on this site are the best....the encouragement is awesome, and the suggestions even better. Many thanks to those of you who took time to c... Read more

  • Monday fun with kids

    10/10/2016 7:40:32 PM, by MNABOY

    Monday has been a great day to play with a little work mixed in. Forgot how much supervision and instruction three no longer youngsters require. ... Read more

  • Yes I Can

    10/10/2016 4:24:56 PM, by BAKES3000

    I will not let fear of failure derail my efforts. I will log all food I eat and not be discouraged if the calories exceed my limits by a little.... Read more

  • October 10, 2016

    10/10/2016 3:17:45 PM, by BLUEEYESCANADA

    Yesterday was the perfect day, family, sunshine and great food. I was prepared for my meal by planned all my meals for the day. Drinking only wat... Read more

  • Goodbye mosquitoes!

    10/10/2016 2:05:26 PM, by PEZCATHY

    I am having my porch screened in FINALLY! I have had such a difficult time finding someone to do it. Where I live are a lot of "don't want to d... Read more

  • Day 70

    10/10/2016 7:07:06 AM, by GEAUXN

    I spent both Saturday and Sunday at Six Flags. Yesterday I went with my daughter since she never gets a Sunday off from work. Neither one of u... Read more

  • Sunday day of rest

    10/10/2016 12:18:17 AM, by MNABOY

    Took most of today to rest as best you can with three young kids wanting to do things. Seems I need more rest the older I get. Also, the older we... Read more

  • End of Day One

    10/9/2016 9:24:33 PM, by KTKGDR6

    The first full day as a Sparkler and it was easier and harder than I expected. I have made some contacts with others, joined a challenge or two.... Read more

  • Mama Won't Fly

    10/9/2016 8:51:54 PM, by PEZCATHY

    Did something for me today. Really had to force myself to do it too. After church, I met a friend and we went to see a play at the local theate... Read more

  • What I'm doing right in BLC 32

    10/9/2016 2:43:08 PM, by MKBWNSUGAR

    I've committed to myself to keep going no matter what. I had surgery on my toe and after a week I started exercising inside at a lower intensity... Read more

  • Saturday tired and happy

    10/8/2016 11:31:41 PM, by MNABOY

    Left for Martin ,TN, after working at the King Biscuit Blues Fest and walking .75 mile to our car Friday evening. Didn't sleep well, due to an ac... Read more

  • Day 68

    10/8/2016 10:10:58 PM, by GEAUXN

    With the really bad week that I have had foodwise and exercise wise, I managed to actually lose 0.6 lbs this week at TOPS ... absolutely amazing!... Read more

  • Beautiful Saturday in the mountains

    10/8/2016 5:05:55 PM, by PEZCATHY

    I didn't do much today. The power went out for about an hour or so, so I sat and crocheted. I did walk a little farther this morning. The dogs... Read more

  • October 08, 2016

    10/8/2016 4:10:00 PM, by BLUEEYESCANADA

    Taking a break from cleaning and laundry. We are having such a beautiful day and I am enjoying the sunshine. It is good to see everything gett... Read more

  • California, here I come, right back where I started from.... (Smiley face)

    10/8/2016 12:44:51 PM, by SISSYFEB48

    Have finished packing, and will be out the door in an hour or so, headed to the airport. Is a long trip with wait times, lines and... Read more

  • Planning a Wedding!

    10/8/2016 12:31:05 PM, by CAROLYN0107

    John and I will marry on November 6th. He will come into town on October 27th. I have done much of the planning for my wedding on my own although... Read more

  • Tomorrow!

    10/8/2016 1:45:02 AM, by SISSYFEB48

    Leaving for California tomorrow to spend some time with my family. YES!!!!... Read more

  • What to do with FiSH?

    10/7/2016 11:21:19 PM, by CAROLYN0107

    As in my last blog entry, I am soon to be married to John. He is on a low carb diet. I am looking for new ideas. I know that he likes FISH. What ... Read more

  • I Can Do It

    10/7/2016 4:31:01 PM, by BAKES3000

    Once again I find myself promising that "this time, I will be successful!" It's my first day recording on Spark, and I just joined the "Premium S... Read more

  • Day Back Two: Feeling more optimistic

    10/7/2016 4:05:19 PM, by PEZCATHY

    Woke up feeling optimistic and definitely in a better mood. I can do this! Was able to stay on track yesterday and so far today. Making a meal... Read more

  • October 07, 2016

    10/7/2016 3:45:03 PM, by BLUEEYESCANADA

    Today is my first granddaughters 24th birthday. We will be going to my son's (her dad) home to celebrate Thanksgiving and Taylor's BD on Sunday. ... Read more

  • Friday busy day

    10/7/2016 3:20:23 PM, by MNABOY

    Had arraignments this morning, went to Dr.s office and packed to go visit DD after we finish selling wristbands for Blues Fest for 3 hours. This ... Read more

  • Day 67

    10/7/2016 7:17:34 AM, by GEAUXN

    I wish someone would be able to wave a magic wand over me and take all the stress away from my job. Something happened when I went full time. ... Read more

  • Thursday King Biscuit Blues Fest

    10/6/2016 11:27:11 PM, by MNABOY

    Well today was the official start for the Blues Festival. There are campers in tents in the River Park and some pop-up campers. The big campers a... Read more

  • October 06, 2016

    10/6/2016 9:14:16 PM, by BLUEEYESCANADA

    Wow, I can't believe how long it has been since I was on here and made a blog. I think I was having a major pity party and was totally disgust... Read more

  • How to get back on track??!!

    10/6/2016 12:54:05 PM, by PEZCATHY

    So, I haven't been on track whatsoever since my last blog entry. I have been totally lazy and indulgent. I'm trying to make today the day I wil... Read more

  • Day 66

    10/6/2016 7:58:02 AM, by GEAUXN

    My stress level at work this week is really killing me. I'm not walking before work and my eating has gone totally outer limits. I've noticed t... Read more

  • Wednesday musical

    10/5/2016 11:12:45 PM, by MNABOY

    Busy day ended with a rehearsal of Christmas music. Wife made it home safely. Truck still broken!... Read more

  • Day 65

    10/5/2016 7:19:12 AM, by GEAUXN

    Work is really stressing me out. I had to deal with campus police twice yesterday and I left yesterday before inventory people could return to m... Read more

  • Tuesday truck driver

    10/5/2016 12:48:34 AM, by MNABOY

    While my suburban is in the shop and wife is out of town I am driving a large diesel furniture van. Getting out is like jumping out of a plane, w... Read more

  • Day 64

    10/4/2016 7:20:31 AM, by GEAUXN

    Feeling a little down in the dumps today. Too much stress at work. I hope that everyone has a great day!... Read more

  • Monday ooops

    10/3/2016 11:33:42 PM, by MNABOY

    Great fall day. Vehicle problems continue and DVD player decided to be a prima dona and interrupted my day. Phone was busy and wife had spare tim... Read more

  • Why I started & Why I won't give up!!

    10/3/2016 9:54:10 PM, by MKBWNSUGAR

    I started on this journey to getting healthier in Oct 2013 because my cholesterol was way over normal as well as my blood pressure & AIC. I got ... Read more

  • Day 63

    10/3/2016 7:17:09 AM, by GEAUXN

    This morning before I caught my first bus, I unloaded $230 worth of staples from Aldi. I only have to go 250 miles to get to it. I wish we cou... Read more

  • Sunday Day of Hope

    10/2/2016 10:47:41 PM, by MNABOY

    Wife went to see her mother in assisted living and list our condo for sale. We have not used it for over two years, first year wife wasn't ready ... Read more

  • Day 62

    10/2/2016 10:30:44 PM, by GEAUXN

    We went to Houston for the weekend after the TOPS scale showed a gain. I made some REALLY bad food and drink choices this weekend. I had my fi... Read more

  • Delay in the program!

    10/2/2016 8:25:15 PM, by VICKIA0222

    While on vacation, we were exploring a cavern going up & down 600+ steps, great adventure. However, while at the hotel, I missed the last step on... Read more

  • Saturday Fun Day

    10/1/2016 11:59:50 PM, by MNABOY

    Great day outside. Hogs and Tigers (Auburn) won their football games. Several good contests on tv to watch as well. Nice walk at Blanche Lincoln ... Read more

  • Loss of a Great Friend

    10/1/2016 4:42:50 PM, by SISSYFEB48

    One of my best friends from High School just died fro... Read more

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