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  • Steday Day 4--Taking some Me Time

    12/29/2014 12:50:15 PM, by MOMMYNOFFY

    As for my intentions, yesterday was a victory. I stayed within calories even though there were plenty of opportunities to binge on left over chr... Read more

  • My New Year's Resolution

    12/29/2014 12:12:40 PM, by PIXIE-LICIOUS

    EVERY day is a fresh start, but there is something about the beginning o... Read more

  • it's monday

    12/29/2014 9:48:01 AM, by MOMMY445

    a cool day here today. my daughter is enjoying the presents she got for christmas. all of the birds are doing well and say hi. as for me, i am ch... Read more

  • It Is Doable!

    12/28/2014 6:55:57 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    I belong to the 10,000 Steps group here on SP. I am not, by far, one of the leading walkers. But I sure do give it my all each month. My bigge... Read more

  • Two weeks

    12/28/2014 6:26:41 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    It's been two weeks and a couple of hours and it's so tough - I keep wanting to pick up the phone to call her to tell her something - especially ... Read more

  • Ramblings of Day 1: Setting up

    12/28/2014 5:19:05 PM, by JINXED-ANGELICA

    So I am more then ready to set up and begin getting back on track with my journey. I did manage to get part of what I had planned will gone. Got ... Read more

  • Steady Day 3

    12/28/2014 4:21:25 PM, by MOMMYNOFFY

    Today is the first time we have "socialized" which means food, food, and more food. I made a mufelleta and then made the recipe and calculated h... Read more

  • Tracking...

    12/28/2014 1:19:20 PM, by NOMORESHMOO

    I track everything; how I slept, how much water I drink, each cup of tea, each morsel of food, how much exercise, how much work I do (sitting, cl... Read more

  • Steady Day 2

    12/27/2014 11:30:22 PM, by MOMMYNOFFY

    Thought for the day: Where oh where did this belly come from? After jumping out of the shower, I realized how big my belly had gotten when I... Read more

  • Foot Update

    12/27/2014 9:11:13 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    I have rested my foot for 3 days now. It feels much better and I am planning on a short walk tomorrow morning. Did some stepping on my mini-tra... Read more

  • Death is nothing at all

    12/27/2014 7:02:12 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    A dear spark friend shared this with me today and I was so humbled at her sweet, wonderful message and that she took the time to send it to me - ... Read more

  • Done feels so good!

    12/27/2014 5:32:39 PM, by NOMORESHMOO

    When a task is accomplished, it feels so good. So much craziness and the house is a complete mess, but the bathroom renovation is pretty much do... Read more

  • Day 1

    12/27/2014 11:46:08 AM, by KRISTACULAR

    I am back on sparkpeople once again. It is the only thing that works, which is why I am determined to stay with this site for real this time. My ... Read more

  • it's saturday

    12/27/2014 9:53:09 AM, by MOMMY445

    i had a great christmas and so did my daughter. she is still celebrating, in a way. she got what she wanted the most for christmas this year. one... Read more

  • New Year, New Territory

    12/26/2014 11:21:18 PM, by LEMON2012

    We are officially less than a week away from a new year! Yikes! Can you believe it? For me, I feel my new year started on my birthday which ... Read more

  • Steady Day 1

    12/26/2014 7:37:48 PM, by MOMMYNOFFY

    I am a quitter. Looking over the course of my weight loss journey, this is the sad truth that I must claim as my own. 10 years ago, I lost 75 p... Read more

  • woo hooo, no Tums!

    12/26/2014 4:37:17 PM, by LYNNA1968

    Today has been the first day in months that I didn't need a handful. I was off today and slept late both yesterday & today. Maybe that has s... Read more

  • Getting back on track

    12/26/2014 12:19:31 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    I weighed myself this morning for the first time in months - with my mom sick, I had definitely not prioritized myself - I tried really hard to b... Read more

  • All Dogs Should Be on Leashes!

    12/25/2014 9:18:03 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    Tuesday I took my friend R's elderly parents dog, Casey, for a walk in town. He is getting much better behaving on a leash. Sticks to my side a... Read more

  • Christmas without Mom

    12/25/2014 2:57:21 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    It still seems so unreal that she is gone - it's only been 11 days but sometimes it seems like forget and sometimes it seems like it never happen... Read more

  • Changes...

    12/25/2014 12:36:42 PM, by NOMORESHMOO

    I didn't really see how much weight I had gained, nor how much I had lost. That was until someone posted photos up on FaceBook & I posted one la... Read more

  • The Hard Questions

    12/24/2014 3:29:26 PM, by MICKEYMAX

    Within the last couple of weeks, my coach, Hadley, has posed some interesting questions to me including will I eat healthy on Christmas. One of t... Read more

  • Happiness

    12/24/2014 3:07:33 PM, by NOMORESHMOO

    I am happiest in the kitchen, so a week of cooking & baking means I am in heaven. After our huge weight gain, I have been banned from my happine... Read more

  • Blue Christmas?

    12/24/2014 11:30:11 AM, by ~INDYGIRL

    To my husband, Chuck, and my chosen sisters Lori and Tina This is a little something for the lonely, grieving, depressed, stressed, and dieting o... Read more

  • Why do I bother?

    12/23/2014 8:59:23 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    When is enough enough? So on top of everything else the neighbor and the friend who both promised to help me with my trash have cancelled on... Read more

  • Walk of Faith

    12/23/2014 4:15:20 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    For the last month or so that my mom was in the hospital, a box containing a painting was in the living room (she had ordered it right before goi... Read more

  • Happy Holidays

    12/23/2014 4:05:13 PM, by NOMORESHMOO

    I ask for nothing for my Valentine's Day, our Anniversary, Easter, Christmas, or my birthday. When I say it, I mean it. My husband finds it odd... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    12/23/2014 3:22:08 PM, by MOMMY445

    i'm ready for christmas and so is my daughter. she got some gift cards from her great aunts and uncles and she went to pick out something special... Read more

  • a very heavy heart

    12/23/2014 5:19:56 AM, by MEGAN6277

    I had to take my little guy to the doctor's because I suspected an ear infection. Why does mom have to be right? He's got one all right. He's als... Read more

  • Ready?

    12/23/2014 12:07:36 AM, by NOMORESHMOO

    Not sure if I am ready for Christmas, but I'm trying. Freaked out my in laws today... I'm baking cookies, a pecan pie, garlic bread, and lasag... Read more

  • Smaller Jeans - Almost

    12/22/2014 9:23:18 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    My daughters and I drove to Ann Arbor today for our annual dental appointments. While we were there I wanted to stop by Briarwood Mall to poke a... Read more

  • I wasn't having enough fun

    12/22/2014 3:36:50 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Getting ready for work this morning. In the shower I reached down for something and got a huge POP in my upper left arm muscle. The pain was stun... Read more

  • 10% of things

    12/22/2014 10:59:27 AM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    I must try to keep this in mind ... Read more

  • it's monday

    12/22/2014 10:22:07 AM, by MOMMY445

    i'm catching up on some of my course work today. i will be spending some time at my good friend's place today, too. i am looking after it while h... Read more

  • I'm back w/an explanation

    12/21/2014 9:44:27 PM, by LYNNA1968

    I missed being here & the support. Long story. Feb 14 my mom was admitted to the hospital, March 3rd so was my dad. Mom was undiagnosed adm... Read more

  • And we did it!

    12/21/2014 2:03:46 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    21,414 steps is twice around. 2-1/2 hours of constant walking (well except the two times I needed to stop to use a restroom). The last mile was... Read more

  • it's sunday

    12/21/2014 12:07:24 PM, by MOMMY445

    i am mostly caught up in my online courses. i can still work on them in between christmas and new years. i may not be on spark as much this week... Read more

  • Update...

    12/21/2014 12:01:01 PM, by NOMORESHMOO

    I have not felt well since eating part of a birthday cake (not even half a small slice) on Thursday night. Now I know for sure, that sugar is a ... Read more

  • Horrible night

    12/21/2014 10:14:28 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    I've just passed my worst night in years. I tossed so much, my bed is a torn-up disaster area this morning. When I actually could sleep I ha... Read more

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