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AUGUST 12, 2014 I AM ABOUT TO ARRIVE!!!!
8/12/2014 8:25:47 PM,  6 COMMENTS

I AM OFFICIALLY UNDER 200 POUNDS. I LOST 2 POUNDS THIS WEEK!!!! I ONLY HAVE 5 POUNDS LEFT TO MEET MY GOAL OF 50 POUND WEIGHT LOSS!!!! THEN I START ON...  Read more

TERRY011360

Blood Sugar Highs and Lows
8/12/2014 6:01:59 PM,  0 COMMENTS

I'm trying to stay within my recommended calorie, fat and carb intake but I'm having problems getting my insulin adjusted. My doctor advised to decre...  Read more

YONEWTON61

Severe fatigue....functional medicine
8/12/2014 3:19:21 PM,  30 COMMENTS

For the past month or so, I've been dealing with severe fatigue. It's about as bad as it was while I was on chemo. I was getting better after treatm...  Read more

SIMPLELIFE4REAL

Lessons Learned
8/12/2014 1:50:48 PM,  10 COMMENTS

434 434 434 434 434 434 Today is another rainy day, but it is a good day. In fact, it has been pretty fantastic. Nothing special happen...  Read more

RACHELSUSANNAH

Day 9; 2 week elimination plan
8/12/2014 12:46:26 PM,  9 COMMENTS

I finally tried the detox bath recommended on this plan. It is using epsom salts and baking soda. I was supposed to do each day, but it has been so...  Read more

GRANDMABABA

My brother.
8/12/2014 10:35:22 AM,  12 COMMENTS

My brother is diabetic and about a month ago, his wife of 37 years left him over money problems.A big mix up at the bank and she was so embarrassed, s...  Read more

SNUZSUZ

Back on track!
8/11/2014 9:40:31 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I have tried many other diets but am coming back to Spark. I've missed the communication with other people working to lose the weight! I just had a l...  Read more

DKMASON2

I'm Baaaaack!
8/11/2014 8:40:34 PM,  3 COMMENTS

All I can say is, I am D-O-N-E with excuses!!! I am tired of being sick and tired and of hating my body. This body that survived child abuse. I...  Read more

JODI562

Going against a lifetime of dieting mentality
8/11/2014 5:53:44 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Today starts a new adventure for me. I have decided to try the low carb approach to weight loss. I know I am an emotional eater, addicted to food (car...  Read more

BITTERBLONDE

Days 6-7-8 of two-week elimination journey
8/11/2014 12:59:42 PM,  8 COMMENTS

I can hardly believe I made it through the weekend without indulging in any of the eliminated foods. With just a week to go, I'm feeling pretty confi...  Read more

GRANDMABABA

New Adventure - Sculling
8/11/2014 12:52:04 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Next week I will be incorporating Rowing into my weekly routine - check out the video - its five minutes and yes , these are teenagers but Chicago...  Read more

WOLFRUNNERONE

Change
8/11/2014 12:44:54 PM,  59 COMMENTS

I saw this quote on Oprah.com and I thought it was very fitting for Spark People. So many people feel overwhelmed at the beginning of a wei...  Read more

MOM2ACAT

Advice Please!
8/11/2014 9:30:22 AM,  12 COMMENTS

Good morning all, Yesterday morning I noticed I was in a bad mood. I didn't know why, I just woke up that way. So I took my dog out for a lon...  Read more

RACHELSUSANNAH

Bikini Body
8/10/2014 4:22:26 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Today as I was laying by the pool enjoying the sunshine, I started day dreaming about how nice it would be to feel comfortable in a bikini (some...  Read more

KSNYDER0520

How often do you weigh yourself?
8/10/2014 8:58:26 AM,  15 COMMENTS

Good morning and happy Sunday, How often do you weigh yourself? Am I setting myself up for discouragement by weighing myself too much (about...  Read more

RACHELSUSANNAH

weight loss help
8/10/2014 8:42:44 AM,  4 COMMENTS

The love the spark system but the fact is I started walking,weight training, and exercising. That is really what I love about my weight loss. I tell...  Read more

NASHSNAKE

First Blog Entry.. Ever!
8/10/2014 8:31:14 AM,  10 COMMENTS

I am new to sparkpeople, but not new to trying to live a healthier lifestyle. One of my goals is to try to consistently post blogs, message boards, e...  Read more

KSNYDER0520

Joined the New You Boot Camp team-Again!
8/10/2014 2:44:44 AM,  7 COMMENTS

Well, tonight I decided I would join the New You Boot Camp team again, for about the 3rd time over the years. When I did it before, it really got me m...  Read more

SNUZSUZ

Practicing Mulan Quan Tai Chi
8/9/2014 4:47:05 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Mulan Quan is a modern form and perhaps the only form of Tai Chi created by a woman master , Sifu Mei Fing Ying . Mulan is named after the legendar...  Read more

WOLFRUNNERONE

Improvement Time (I Hope)
8/9/2014 3:14:26 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I just got VNA scheduling down pat and they have changed it again. The doctor wants VNA to changed the bandage daily and use Betadine. After 2 days...  Read more

CAPECODDOGFISH

Dance in the Park
8/9/2014 11:46:34 AM,  12 COMMENTS

Yesterday evening I was taking my dog on our walk through the park. We've built up to about 1.5 miles a day, usually alternating the mile walk and the...  Read more

RACHELSUSANNAH

Carolyn's Capers!
8/8/2014 5:04:10 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I send out a periodic prayer letter to my prayer partners. Here is an edited edition of what I sent out today but without photos.... so you can catch...  Read more

CAROLYN0107

Day 5 - 2-week plan
8/8/2014 1:03:52 PM,  7 COMMENTS

I now find it difficult to eat all that I ought to eat in a day. However, I also find I am eating more protein than I've been used to. I know I was...  Read more

GRANDMABABA

I had no idea
8/8/2014 11:31:15 AM,  8 COMMENTS

I had no idea how many others struggled with binge eating, regardless of whether or not they've been diagnosed with BED. I'm glad we've got a place to...  Read more

RACHELSUSANNAH

TKR
8/8/2014 10:51:06 AM,  5 COMMENTS

I finally had my Total Knee Replacement and things seem to have good with it. I'm in a lot of pain but only because I have to keep pushing my knee to...  Read more

HOPE2BE

Binge Eating Disorder (BED)
8/7/2014 10:24:26 PM,  6 COMMENTS

I was looking through the spark teams and found that I couldn't locate one devoted to BED. Considering that this is now amongst the most widely diagno...  Read more

RACHELSUSANNAH

Day 4 - 2 week plan
8/7/2014 12:43:32 PM,  8 COMMENTS

Another successful day. I am starting to feel the benefits of eating so cleanly and eliminating a lot of things. I never drank my veggie broth yeste...  Read more

GRANDMABABA

Crohn's Disease and Celiac Sprue
8/7/2014 11:43:35 AM,  35 COMMENTS

Since finishing up my cancer treatments, I decided that I needed to take care of the rest of my health and I have been on a journey the past couple mo...  Read more

SIMPLELIFE4REAL

The Secret Garden and the Parrot
8/7/2014 11:00:21 AM,  8 COMMENTS

Short and sweet - Good Morning Everyone - my DIL and I finished the Natural Garden on other side of the yard across from the pond , wow - 500 bags of...  Read more

WOLFRUNNERONE

Yoga!!
8/7/2014 9:32:38 AM,  8 COMMENTS

I started my day this morning with yoga. I shouldn't have been surprised that it was much more difficult than expected or recalled. It makes me rememb...  Read more

RACHELSUSANNAH

Day 3 - of two-week plan
8/6/2014 2:02:36 PM,  5 COMMENTS

So far, so good. I must admit my motivation goes beyond wanting to discover if there are some food sensitivities. It even goes beyond wanting to los...  Read more

GRANDMABABA

Hope is the Word of the Day!!
8/6/2014 11:02:25 AM,  9 COMMENTS

Good morning Spark Friends! Today I'm feeling motivated and hopeful. I'm proud of myself for pulling through a dark period and not giving up. T...  Read more

RACHELSUSANNAH

Confusing
8/6/2014 10:17:01 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Ok we thought it would be clear..but not really 5 choices regarding radiation treatment.. Time for thinking caps and good cancer research onlin...  Read more

DRKPKING

Squeaky Wheel got
8/6/2014 9:30:26 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I saw the wound doctor at 7:30 AM and he likes how the wound is coming along and he removed the stitches. He then told me that he wants VNA to see...  Read more

CAPECODDOGFISH

August 6, 1973
8/6/2014 9:03:48 AM,  6 COMMENTS

41 years ago today I had my first beautiful little baby boy! He was born on a Monday at 6:17 pm and was 19 inches long and weighed 6 lbs 4 oz. I had b...  Read more

SNUZSUZ

Feel like a blob!!!!!!
8/6/2014 7:43:16 AM,  5 COMMENTS

I feel like a total blob!!! I mean, yesterday was such a bad day! I ate and ate and ate! Of course, i logged and logged and logged everything I ate an...  Read more

COURTNEYJAMMONS

feeling down
8/5/2014 11:39:34 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I put in some time yesterday and today but I have a sore throat and not feeling that good. staying motivated and just keep moving that it for the day....  Read more

NASHSNAKE

AUGUST 5TH, 2014
8/5/2014 9:31:52 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I FINALLY made it!!!! I have lost 43 pounds. I weigh 200 pounds even!!! Woo Hoo!!!!! I started going to the gym, Planet Fitness last Friday. I have be...  Read more

TERRY011360

Day 2: two-week rapid weight loss trial
8/5/2014 1:00:58 PM,  13 COMMENTS

I did pretty well yesterday as I managed to avoid all the things I am supposed to avoid. However, I didn't make the veggie broth I should have made....  Read more

GRANDMABABA

I Made a Different Choice Today
8/5/2014 10:35:07 AM,  9 COMMENTS

Yesterday was a bad day, but it empowered me. I was incredibly depressed and found it hard to motivate myself to do anything. In addition to the loss...  Read more

RACHELSUSANNAH

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