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  • Start and Stop; Repeat

    5/18/2015 8:10:15 AM, by KIMLYNHEN

    I have this issue with being really motivated and working out consistently for about a week and then it falls apart. This cycle repeats itself o... Read more

  • Monday madnesses...

    5/18/2015 7:31:39 AM, by NELLIEH1

    My Monday may be marvelously munificent, yet it is usually magnificently mercurial most weeks. Today, besides my regular ladies' studies at 11AM ... Read more

  • Monday

    5/18/2015 7:10:29 AM, by PICKIE98

    Darned sewing machine!! I spent hours yesterday trying to mend some shirts and trousers, jeans. The spool thread kept breaking!! I thought it wa... Read more

  • 20 lbs down!!

    5/17/2015 10:57:05 PM, by STEPHANGLE

    It's so funny, just a week ago I was thinking, "is all of my effort worth the hassle?" Counting calories, exercising, denying myself delicious-sm... Read more

  • Another busy day, feeling satisfied...

    5/17/2015 9:16:17 PM, by MIMMICA

    Started off the day with a walk along the river with Zeus, then did some work in the garden to prepare it for planting later this week. Feel... Read more

  • Today's Inspiration

    5/17/2015 8:15:53 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails." - Thomas S. Monson... Read more

  • Gym Time

    5/17/2015 7:52:18 PM, by PAISLEYOWL140

    We didn't get the chance to make it to the gym Saturday because it took awhile and a lot of energy to finish clearing out and removing the carpet... Read more

  • Bible verse for discouragement

    5/17/2015 7:15:45 AM, by NELLIEH1

    How precious to know that the LORD Himself goes before us each day... Read more

  • Slept in until 6!!!!!

    5/17/2015 6:39:16 AM, by PICKIE98

    I kept tossing and turning, breathing loudly..woke myself up.. finally just rose and tested my BS, got the mail and newspaper.. Since DD is asle... Read more

  • Cabbage Mushroom Pie

    5/17/2015 2:23:23 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Do you like cabbage? How about mushrooms? Yea, Well now let's take the cabbage and mushrooms and make this...Take a peek! Read more

  • Busy Day -- Cleaning, Laundry and a Fantastic Walk with Zeus

    5/16/2015 8:27:19 PM, by MIMMICA

    It was a great day. I woke up way too early for a weekend, which turned out to be a good thing. Had a good breakfast, cleaned the whole h... Read more

  • Busy Saturday

    5/16/2015 1:30:09 PM, by PICKIE98

    I rose early, took meds, had my cereal,, worked on filling out sleep study book to take with me. Almost finished with it.. I went shopping... Read more

  • Meaty Italian Salad

    5/16/2015 8:39:56 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Are you hungry for this...Take a peek!... Read more

  • quote to ponder...

    5/16/2015 8:31:27 AM, by NELLIEH1

    What you applaud you encourage, but beware what you celebrate. Ravi Zacharias... Read more

  • Day 3 gym

    5/16/2015 2:44:37 AM, by PAISLEYOWL140

    The plan was to get up at 430 this morning to go to the gym but decided to sleep in because the back of my thighs are tight. I do stretch when I... Read more

  • Today's Inspiration

    5/16/2015 1:41:01 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    Love is the ultimate meaning of everything around us. Love is not a mere sentiment. Love is the ultimate truth at the heart of creation."... Read more

  • On vacation to Ohio

    5/15/2015 10:31:06 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    My dad and I got in about 5 hours go to my brother's house in Ohio. Got to meet the two male cats that him and his wife have. Loki and Bailey. Sw... Read more

  • Broken Arm and Surgery

    5/15/2015 6:15:17 PM, by JERSEYGIRL24

    It is amazing how life can change on a dime. OK I will come right out and say it and then provide details. I had a wonderful Mother's Day... Read more

  • Major Milestone Today

    5/15/2015 2:42:14 PM, by BROOKELORREN

    A couple of weeks ago, I decided to give up all sweets and unhealthy snacks... except at parties (birthdays, Christmas, etc.). It's actually bec... Read more

  • Friday, finally!

    5/15/2015 1:58:25 PM, by PICKIE98

    I have noticed that just in one week of reducing my hours, I get more done, am less sore at work and home. I still do not start working at the s... Read more

  • Join the ShapeUp Challenge? Or Not?

    5/15/2015 11:56:24 AM, by CHURNDASH

    I have a dilemma. I work for a software company, and they've recently started a few "wellness" efforts. I applaud that, and they even gave ... Read more

  • Cucumber Coconut Water

    5/15/2015 10:42:20 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Are you looking for something to quench your thirst? Why look no further then this! Take a peek! Read more

  • Early start to my Friday...

    5/15/2015 9:42:21 AM, by MIMMICA

    I slept in… not really, I was awake, but I stayed snuggled up with Zeus instead of getting out of bed and getting my bootcamp workout done. Do... Read more

  • capturing...

    5/15/2015 9:13:33 AM, by NELLIEH1

    More changes...half of one lilac bush we have had since we bought this Wee Hobbit House in December, 1964 has collapsed... Read more


    5/15/2015 9:09:20 AM, by CIERAPOET

    Hello Blessed Ones! ... Read more

  • "What is YOUR favorite part of your body and why?"

    5/15/2015 8:26:12 AM, by NANCY-

    58 Reasons to Feel Good about Your Body (at Any Size!)
    ?id=2007 was ... Read more

  • Today's Inspiration

    5/15/2015 12:44:30 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Bringing a childlike wonder and a beginner's mind to life maximizes both success and joy." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to D... Read more

  • Need to vent!

    5/14/2015 8:04:20 PM, by PAISLEYOWL140

    I feel like I let my cousin walk all over me when it comes to watching her kid. I don't mind watching her but when I have a large list of things... Read more

  • Happy Thursday!

    5/14/2015 4:01:20 PM, by MIMMICA

    We had a wonderful time dancing last night, but left earlier than usual because we were both tired. Got home, zonked out almost immediately, and... Read more

  • Thursday

    5/14/2015 3:25:30 PM, by PICKIE98

    To answer those of yesterday: This particular thing was not even near my job, I just happened to be walking by when this thing happened..Next tim... Read more

  • Day 133- Not Giving Up

    5/14/2015 12:45:39 PM, by AHILL4455

    So, I am still working on this life style change. I do not want to gain any weight back this time. The Scale with up for the first time last... Read more

  • Immutable...

    5/14/2015 10:59:54 AM, by NELLIEH1

    Yesterday, after I wrote on change being constant, I thought about the mutations throughout my day...what was different than other Wednesdays?...... Read more

  • Chicken Stroganoff

    5/14/2015 9:36:37 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Well we have all heard of beef stroganoff but did you know there is this also?...Take a peek! Read more

  • Day 39-still going

    5/14/2015 8:06:31 AM, by NORDY44

    I may have finally found my groove to get back to a healthier me. The answer is not easy. It is moving more than I think I have to. I used to gen... Read more

  • Today's Inspiration

    5/14/2015 12:26:54 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Adopt the pace of nature ; her secret is patience." - Ralph Waldo Emerson... Read more

  • Wednesday

    5/13/2015 1:53:48 PM, by PICKIE98

    Nothing dramatic at work. Last week boss told me that others are not hearing me when I call through their area. I should continue to call until ... Read more

  • The Results are In!

    5/13/2015 12:56:57 PM, by MIMMICA

    When I arrived at the office today, the result for my French exam was in one of my emails. I was thrilled to see that I got the grade that I nee... Read more

  • Total weight lost since 2005 with Sparkpeople

    5/13/2015 11:41:04 AM, by CEIGSTI

    The total weight lost thus far is 50 pounds which equates to a Siberian Husky who generally weigh around 50 pounds. Crazy. Just 7 more to go! ... Read more

  • Parmesan-Crusted Garlic Asparagus

    5/13/2015 9:39:15 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Are you looking for a yummy side? Well, Take a peek! Read more

  • Day 2 A.M. Gym

    5/13/2015 8:17:47 AM, by PAISLEYOWL140

    Didn't get to bed till 1030 then my gram wakes me up at 230 something so when my alarm went off at 430 I was debating on if I should go. I was s... Read more

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