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  • depression ugh

    4/7/2015 9:10:54 AM, by BARNETTARMYOF5

    Woke up this morning in a deep depression. I haven't been able to workout because I'm not on any of my meds for my crohns and RA and I'm in extre... Read more

  • Is the day over yet?

    4/1/2015 12:30:51 PM, by BARNETTARMYOF5

    Today has started off HORRIBLE!!! So far my girls have flooded the bathroom, taken two of their diapers off and pooped all over, got into my sewi... Read more

  • What a day!!!!

    3/31/2015 9:51:10 AM, by BARNETTARMYOF5

    So, yesterday I was off to a great start.....worked out, stopped smoking, was in a fabulous and motivational mood.....THEN.....my girls decided t... Read more

  • A new start....again

    3/30/2015 9:50:33 AM, by BARNETTARMYOF5

    I have been on a roller coaster ride of ups and downs in my weight loss journey and life style change. I have started, stopped, started again, s... Read more

  • Jilliansbet

    3/19/2015 11:15:40 PM, by DROPTHEWEIGHT64

    anyone doing Jillian Michaels diet bet? I am pushing myself to get down 4% of my body weight. I have been working out daily, tracking food and so... Read more

  • I am back, after a very, very long break.

    3/9/2015 8:22:12 AM, by GREASE31

    I am back, after a very, very long break, which seeems to, have lasted forever, & @ times, has felt like, it!!!! !!!! !!!!. Recently i have... Read more

  • Dietbet- anyone doing Jillian's?

    3/9/2015 6:49:46 AM, by DROPTHEWEIGHT64

    hi I am trying to find the motivation to get serious about losing weight so I have joined Dietbet. Would love to talk with others who are also do... Read more

  • So I made a goal....

    2/16/2015 11:52:57 PM, by ANEWELYSE

    and I am going to stick to it this time! I have had such an emotional rollercoaster this first year of marriage. My dog, Waldo, (who was a ... Read more

  • Water or rest?

    2/14/2015 8:11:15 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    I stepped on the scale today and I was down nearly two pounds. This after being up two for the last ten days. So really I was down nearly four ... Read more

  • Injuries

    2/12/2015 8:56:08 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    I have to stop running for a while. I only did days 1 and 2 of the eight week training program, and for the last week my ankle has been hurting.... Read more

  • Blood Sugar Revelations

    2/8/2015 1:35:25 PM, by HEALTHYSMILES

    About two weeks ago, I woke up to intense pain in my lower, right abdomen, right inside my hip bone. Two ER visits later, I slowly started feelin... Read more

  • Selfish

    2/7/2015 4:45:52 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    I completed Week 1, Day 2 of 5K training. The hubby walked with me during warm up and then left me to my own once I started the run/walk portion... Read more

  • Ugh momma told me there's be days like these

    2/6/2015 9:58:06 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    This was a tough day. My daughter and my husband had a disagreement before therapy tonight. It has been tough for us to become her parents. Th... Read more

  • Owned it!

    2/5/2015 9:27:15 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    I had it all planned out. I was going to do a solid hour on the adaptive motion trainer. I was gonna kick butt. That is until I walked in and ... Read more

  • W1D1 - my ankle held!

    2/4/2015 6:34:10 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    I was so nervous about today. I have been looking forward to and dreading it for days, since I decided the only way to see if my ankle was stron... Read more

  • Munchies

    2/3/2015 10:09:48 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    Today I had to battle the munchies. I wanted to snack non-stop from about an hour after eating lunch until dinner time. Luckily I had a variety... Read more

  • 30 Days

    2/1/2015 6:33:08 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    30 days in this time around. I thought it would be interesting to take stock of what has changed in the last month. I am ten pounds down. ... Read more

  • Back from NYC

    1/30/2015 12:36:53 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    I made it through the airport to and from NYC without giving into the temptation that is Cinnabon! In fact, I did not indulge in a single desser... Read more

  • I hate the elliptical machine

    1/28/2015 9:21:55 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    I love running more than anything when I am in shape or getting in shape. Since I am recovering from a broken ankle, running, or any high impact... Read more

  • Binge averted

    1/27/2015 9:41:20 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    I made a good decision today. I had a bad morning and most of the afternoon. The hubby and I got into a huge argument that went on for hours. ... Read more

  • Stereotypes

    1/26/2015 11:04:28 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    My daughter had a social studies assignment today to think of six stereotypes and their possible impact to society. One she chose to write about... Read more

  • When I feel like quitting

    1/25/2015 4:30:03 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    I blogged earlier this week that I was up a pound on the scale, which I attributed to my high sodium soup the day before. Today the real culprit... Read more

  • Travel goals (aka planning how to stay on track!)

    1/24/2015 9:02:56 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    My new workout clothes came in today. I will take a new "before" picture when I get dressed out for the gym tomorrow. The scale and I had a fal... Read more

  • NOT Starting Over

    1/23/2015 10:28:08 AM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    Years ago, my husband and I worked our butts off to lose weight, a LOT of weight. I lost 75 pounds back then on SP. My husband lost more. Then... Read more

  • Habits

    1/22/2015 3:58:53 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    I have talked about this before, and it bears repeating, it takes three weeks to make a habit. It has been three weeks since I started, and I am... Read more

  • Wardrobe adventures

    1/21/2015 12:17:16 AM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    It just got real. I just bought workout clothes. Two sports bras, two technical pants, and two tanks. This after finding out the pool at the Y... Read more

  • Consistency is Key

    1/20/2015 7:14:42 PM, by HEALTHYSMILES

    I've spent a lot of time thinking about my previous weight losses and attempted weight loss programs. They all either failed, or proved to be uns... Read more

  • No more lies

    1/20/2015 12:23:55 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    When I setup my FitBit account over Christmas, I guessed at my weight. I don't know why I guessed the number I did, a full 10 pounds lighter tha... Read more

  • Goals

    1/18/2015 1:09:32 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    Goals: Ten pounds down by Jan 31. I am halfway there, no worries. Forty pounds down by May 26. I am chaperoning a field trip with my ... Read more

  • Happy New Year

    1/17/2015 2:17:03 PM, by KG4PVOWIFE

    Wow, the last half of 2014 was pretty crummy! Our daughter hit some rough patches emotionally/behaviorally, and I broke my first bone ever. I f... Read more

  • Why This is Different

    1/13/2015 12:41:47 PM, by HEALTHYSMILES

    I haven't successfully lost weight and kept it off. Recent weight loss attempts were short lived and unsuccessful. I think there are many reasons... Read more

  • No Diet Soda

    1/8/2015 10:43:30 AM, by SWEETCHICK87

    Today is Thursday Jan 8th 2015 and it is also day 5 without drinking diet coke and im not even missing it at all. Been drinking more water then i... Read more

  • Oooooouch

    1/5/2015 8:54:30 PM, by BABENPROGRESS

    Ok so as I mentioned before my 19 year old daughter has been working out with me, she is relentless, we worked out Saturday and Sunday my thighs ... Read more


    1/3/2015 10:25:15 PM, by KELLYFLOWER05

    GOAL #1: 15 LBS LOST BY FEB. 28 (273) 1/11: 1/18: 1/25: 2/1: 2/8: 2/15: 2/22: 2/28: GOAL #2: 24 DAYS OF EXERCISE BY FEB. 28 ... Read more

  • still hanging in there

    12/31/2014 8:48:28 PM, by BABENPROGRESS

    Well Christmas is over and on 12/26 the day after Christmas I went straight to the gym. ..I couldn't wait. I love the stress reliever and whil... Read more

  • First Christmas

    12/26/2014 10:24:58 AM, by BABENPROGRESS

    Well it was our first Christmas without my dad...God I miss him..but we celebrated him being at god's dinner table that night and we cherished ... Read more

  • Who Would've Thunk?

    12/1/2014 9:14:46 PM, by BABENPROGRESS

    I did not work out all weekend and boy did I miss it!! I felt so sluggish but I went tonight because I actually missed going and I feel so much... Read more

  • Didn't feel like it.

    11/21/2014 9:12:25 PM, by BABENPROGRESS

    I am pretty proud of myself today.... All day at work.. I was trying to come up with an excuse not to work out tonight because I just didn't fee... Read more

  • Tracking

    11/20/2014 9:26:28 PM, by BABENPROGRESS

    Ok I fell off the tracking wagon these past 2 days, but I'm getting back on.. Tomorrow is a new day.. I can do this.. I can do this... I can do t... Read more

  • This week....

    11/19/2014 8:25:45 PM, by BABENPROGRESS

    This week I have done many things to help in my weight loss journey... I joined a gym.. And use my healthy 19 year old for my "trainer"... Ughhh ... Read more

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