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  • Don't know what to say

    7/10/2017 10:20:25 PM, by CARTOONB

    I really don't have anything to tell y'all tonight. Busy day, but aren't they all? Did pretty good on my eating. Didn't give in to the offer o... Read more

  • Not ready to go back to work!!

    7/9/2017 11:21:31 PM, by CARTOONB

    I've had the last week (plus) off from work and I've enjoyed every minute! But all good things must end and it is time to head back to work. Th... Read more

  • Almost green

    7/8/2017 10:18:41 PM, by CARTOONB

    Started off the day right. Had a healthy breakfast, went to the gym and even walked to the library. Healthy lunch, healthy snacks. And then DH... Read more

  • A Green Day for me!

    7/7/2017 11:49:37 PM, by CARTOONB

    One of my Spark Teams has a thread asking us what kind of day we had (see descriptions below). Today is the first time since we started the thre... Read more

  • Busy day!

    7/6/2017 9:35:12 PM, by CARTOONB

    After my workout (a walking 5k outside before it got hot), DS and I headed to the storage unit to finish cleaning it out. It took us about two h... Read more

  • Just a streak update tonight

    7/6/2017 12:01:31 AM, by CARTOONB

    No zeros!! Streak report (week is Sunday - Saturday Staying in calorie range 6 days out of 7 - 1 day streak Sleep at least six hours -... Read more

  • Busy day but still had time to read

    7/5/2017 12:59:14 AM, by CARTOONB

    When I got home from the gym, DH was working on the garage. He decided to clean out the garage and make room for me to bring stuff home from the... Read more

  • Woke up this morning to a high on the scale

    7/3/2017 9:15:53 PM, by CARTOONB

    My scale hasn't seen that number for quite some time. And I don't like it! The good news is that it has kept me motivated today! I had a healt... Read more

  • Went to my HS reunion

    7/2/2017 11:41:59 PM, by CARTOONB

    Spent the last three days in hometown, attending my 30-year HS reunion. The ladies who organized and planned everything did a fantastic job! We... Read more

  • Totally blaming DH for everything!!

    6/30/2017 12:34:24 AM, by CARTOONB

    Today was on track to be a green day. I was eating well and making healthy choices. Portion sizes were good. Gym clothes were packed and I lif... Read more

  • Didn't leave as early as I'd hoped

    6/28/2017 11:59:13 PM, by CARTOONB

    When I got to work today, my boss told me about a new "priority" project that had to be done today. Between meetings and other projects, I got m... Read more

  • Taking some time off!

    6/27/2017 11:34:01 PM, by CARTOONB

    I'm leaving town this weekend (and leaving the boys at home!) for my HS reunion. The more I thought about it, the more I realized I needed to ge... Read more

  • Do you have a "prep" day?

    6/26/2017 11:03:25 PM, by CARTOONB

    Every Sunday, I end up having a huge to-do list. It's my own fault, so I can't really be cranky about it. Well...I do get cranky sometimes...bu... Read more

  • Lots done today!

    6/25/2017 11:16:04 PM, by CARTOONB

    I slept in until almost 8:00 this morning. DH went for a bike ride and I went to the gym. Came home, got some stuff done around the house and ... Read more

  • Great day today!

    6/25/2017 12:19:35 AM, by CARTOONB

    My workout partner is on vacation in Northern Idaho for a week. They left on Friday and will be gone until a week from Sunday. That means I'm o... Read more

  • I had a GREAT idea to blog about!!!

    6/23/2017 11:53:43 PM, by CARTOONB

    It was a really good idea too. Thought provoking. All-inclusive. Riveting, even!!! But, I thought of it earlier today and then did not ... Read more

  • Procrastination

    6/22/2017 11:45:36 PM, by CARTOONB

    Sometimes, procrastination is my friend. For example, at work I might be asked to work on an "urgent" project. Or asked to get some information... Read more

  • Keeping it short tonight

    6/21/2017 11:04:46 PM, by CARTOONB

    Today, I left work a little early. I had a meeting at 6, so I made it to the gym before the meeting started. It ended early, so I had time to e... Read more

  • Snack Attack!!

    6/21/2017 8:14:42 AM, by SAILSKIGIRL03

    Instead of eating dinner last night, I binged on a billion snacks, which I tracked, but refused to look at the calorie total for! I know that I w... Read more

  • Just a streak update tonight

    6/21/2017 12:18:32 AM, by CARTOONB

    Streak report (week is Sunday - Saturday): Staying in calorie range 6 days out of 7 - 2 day streak Sleep at least six hours - 0 day streak ... Read more

  • High School Reunion is coming up!

    6/19/2017 11:54:36 PM, by CARTOONB

    My 30th HS reunion is this summer. My dad and his wife still live in the area, but I would rather stay at a hotel. One of the activities is di... Read more

  • Perfect day for ice cream

    6/18/2017 8:41:47 PM, by CARTOONB

    But I have no calories left...at least not enough. Besides, we are having an ice cream social at work on Wednesday. Need to save the calories f... Read more

  • Perfect day for ice cream

    6/18/2017 8:36:44 PM, by CARTOONB

    But I have no calories left...at least not enough. Besides, we are having an ice cream social at work on Wednesday. Need to save the calories f... Read more

  • Had a great day eating wings and seeing friends!

    6/17/2017 10:27:46 PM, by CARTOONB

    Today was so much fun!!! I got to the park at 6:30 this morning and was busy cooking by 7:00. We had bacon, hash browns, sausage and eggs all c... Read more

  • I think I plan too much!

    6/17/2017 12:27:43 AM, by CARTOONB

    Tomorrow is the Wing Off, an event where 40 - 50 different cooks gather in a local park with their own recipe for wings. For a flat fee ($15 or ... Read more

  • Happy Anniversary to my Hubby!

    6/15/2017 11:25:36 PM, by CARTOONB

    DH and I are celebrating our 27th anniversary on Friday!! Feels like we were married just yesterday. I mean, I'm not old enough to have been ma... Read more

  • So, Day 4...

    6/15/2017 8:25:49 AM, by SAILSKIGIRL03

    So, this is day 4 of my restart. I can already tell that just a few days of eating better makes me feel like I have more energy and I'm less bloa... Read more

  • Had to play around the ducks in the outfield

    6/14/2017 11:28:20 PM, by CARTOONB

    As some of you may know/remember, we had a very wet winter (snow) and a wet (for us) spring. In fact, it has rained and snowed so much that all ... Read more

  • Do you wear color at work?

    6/12/2017 11:28:30 PM, by CARTOONB

    I was at a meeting today and noticed that everyone in there was wearing muted colors. Muted blues. Muted grays. Muted greens/olives. Everyone... Read more

  • I'm back!

    6/12/2017 9:40:58 AM, by SAILSKIGIRL03

    Hi everyone. I've been gone for a few years and paid a lot of money for some different programs, but I'm back at Sparkpeople, and ready to give t... Read more

  • I'm counting it!!

    6/11/2017 10:32:40 PM, by CARTOONB

    My calorie count says I'm over by 22 calories. And tomorrow will be about 50 over. I'm counting them both as in!! Compared to where I have bee... Read more

  • Fabulous 500 Workout

    6/10/2017 10:37:12 PM, by CARTOONB

    After yoga, I stuck around for HIRT. Today's work out was the Fabulous 500. Fifty reps of each of the exercises below followed by five "sprints... Read more

  • Things take longer than I thought

    6/9/2017 10:37:22 PM, by CARTOONB

    When I first typed the title for this blog, I was thinking about the things that I planned to get done today. Workout, laundry, post office, pic... Read more

  • I really like softball!!

    6/9/2017 12:19:30 AM, by CARTOONB

    My coed softball team had a game tonight. The weather was a little chilly and overcast and it rained before the game started. During the game, ... Read more

  • It's not my fault!!!

    6/7/2017 11:52:58 PM, by CARTOONB

    It's almost 10 o'clock at night and I'm not in bed. Nor am I really ready for bed. Nor ready to go to bed. But it's not my fault!!! The sun i... Read more

  • Monster craving

    6/6/2017 10:29:54 PM, by CARTOONB

    Literally...craving a monster! Not right now, but earlier this morning. I was working on a spreadsheet this morning and I kept falling asleep a... Read more

  • Figuring it out

    6/5/2017 11:36:13 PM, by CARTOONB

    Thank you all for the comments on my "I don't understand" blog. It helps to know that I am not alone in my struggles. Today was a better day wi... Read more

  • I don't understand

    6/4/2017 11:23:49 PM, by CARTOONB

    Every morning, I wake up motivated. Every evening, I end up with too many calories. Sometimes it is due to poor planning. Sometimes it is due ... Read more

  • Good thing I finished my book!

    6/4/2017 12:08:53 AM, by CARTOONB

    The air conditioning is on in my house since the temps are in the 90's. However, I get cold in the air conditioning (the rest of the family is c... Read more

  • Finally feeling like almost summer!

    6/3/2017 12:24:51 AM, by CARTOONB

    We had a long, cold winter with fifty billion feet of snow!! At least it felt that way. Then, the spring has been cold and wet with fifty billi... Read more

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