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Back, again!
7/23/2014 8:56:42 PM,  1 COMMENTS

7.23.14: It is good to be back at SP, tracking food, and today I got myself out the door to go on a bike ride around town. Nothing major...biggest s...  Read more

LAURA747681

BLC 25
7/21/2014 1:31:38 PM,  9 COMMENTS

This has been a good round for me, I've lost weight-10 since Jan, I like my team the geckos, and I've increased my exercise. There is a long break...  Read more

BONBON561

Its a Journey!
7/19/2014 12:36:44 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Weight loss and finding what works for you is a journey. As I've said before there is no perfect diet. We find a diet or eating plan and it works for...  Read more

CINDILP

Busy few days...
6/28/2014 2:59:16 PM,  0 COMMENTS

These past few days have been very busy! In addition to trying to get everything ready for our vacation, Lindsay has been putting the final touches o...  Read more

*LISA*KAY*

Sunday Ramblings
6/22/2014 12:45:00 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Well, I weighed in this morning and lost another 1.1 pounds putting me down 36.2! I'm very excited and happy with the progress I've made so far. i h...  Read more

*LISA*KAY*

A New Attitude
6/19/2014 9:05:14 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I've been away from here for awhile, but I haven't been crazy off track. In April, I started again making changes and working out. I've lost about 1...  Read more

*LISA*KAY*

Bonnie's cabin in the woods-June Walk
6/5/2014 4:47:53 PM,  12 COMMENTS

I've just moved in and will walk around my place. On Sunday I walked the 2 miles round trip to the lake. When I got there I took off my shoes and sp...  Read more

BONBON561

Acting 2
5/14/2014 12:55:34 PM,  7 COMMENTS

I'm sitting in the audience in my designer maroon dress waiting with everyone for the announcement. "The Winner for Best Actress in a comedy role is...  Read more

BONBON561

Acting 1
5/14/2014 12:44:15 PM,  5 COMMENTS

What I've thought of actors through the decades When I was 6 I didn't know what actors were. By 12 I had discovered the Marx Brothers and that acto...  Read more

BONBON561

Menu plan
5/9/2014 7:13:14 PM,  6 COMMENTS

This is going to be my new menu plan using TOPS guidelines Breakfast-Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday 1 slice of bread 2T of Peanut butter 6 oz of...  Read more

BONBON561

fitness test
5/4/2014 8:55:39 PM,  13 COMMENTS

Today I took a fitness test with the help of the three kids I babysit. The 9 y/o held my watch and she and her 6 y/o brother were my cheering section...  Read more

BONBON561

Stained glass
4/15/2014 7:28:29 PM,  19 COMMENTS

I'm taking Art on my Challenge of Hogwarts team last week was stained glass. I watched the tutorials, and I realised that I could not afford the mate...  Read more

BONBON561

My Hidden Food
4/5/2014 11:05:56 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I've been trying to figure out what my hidden food is. That food that is difficult for me to give up and is problematic. Today, I had my ah-ha moment...  Read more

CINDILP

Movie Review
4/1/2014 3:56:27 PM,  15 COMMENTS

Oz the Great and Powerful" From Disney 2 hours This is a prequel to the 1939 movie "Wizard of Oz". Like that movie it starts out in Kansas in...  Read more

BONBON561

Wandering Thoughts
3/26/2014 10:43:12 AM,  10 COMMENTS

I think I'm just winter-weary, but I am also assessing my fitness/nutrition/Sparking program. My primary care physician told me last week th...  Read more

CHALLENGER15

Spring is finally here!
3/23/2014 1:18:35 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I'm so glad that the long, cold winter is over and Spring is finally here! It's not very warm today, but the sun is shining brightly and I'm thankful...  Read more

*LISA*KAY*

A Reward! My Emerald Ring!
3/19/2014 12:48:27 PM,  20 COMMENTS

I am pretty good at setting goals and rewards for myself. I am immensely better at achieving my goals than I am at rewarding myself when the goal is...  Read more

CHALLENGER15

sad
3/14/2014 5:42:08 PM,  31 COMMENTS

For a week I've been reading on Facebook posts that my oldest DD and SIL have been making. I called her last night to ask what is going on and she so...  Read more

BONBON561

Listen to Your Body and Adapt
3/14/2014 12:53:18 PM,  2 COMMENTS

As I mentioned before I like The 17 Day Diet. I get most of my information about it from a private Facebook group that is led by an expert on The 17 D...  Read more

CINDILP

Goals for This Week
3/9/2014 11:03:12 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Diet and Nutrition: I am doing some Cycle 1 and 2 days, but with modifications. I am a fan of the 17 Day Diet. I like the meals, but feel that the f...  Read more

CINDILP

Lent or Spring Cleaning Life
3/8/2014 12:59:27 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I love Lent. It's a season to shake off the Winter blahs and look forward to better weather and brighter days. This past week we experienced another P...  Read more

CINDILP

My studio
3/5/2014 12:26:27 PM,  19 COMMENTS

I don't know how to post pictures on line so I will just describe my studio. My studio shares space with the office. I have an old dresser that I...  Read more

BONBON561

A Slight but Significant Change
3/4/2014 6:25:46 PM,  8 COMMENTS

I changed my Spark identity just a bit. I chose my Sparkname over three years ago; so that I could remember it, I chose Challenger [the model of...  Read more

CHALLENGER15

another one of
3/1/2014 5:44:37 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Allergies+Oklahoma+variable weather=A series of headaches and general blah attitudes. And a serious lack of motivation in the diet department. I am at...  Read more

K5GCM07

The Waiting Room
2/28/2014 11:28:10 PM,  3 COMMENTS

She strolled into the room sporting a significant lateral lisp and a pronounced southern drawl. She was wearing a Piggly Wiggly sweatshirt, carrying...  Read more

BILLTMAN

It's Never Simple Is It?
2/27/2014 11:27:47 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Well, it's never simple is it? It was determined yesterday that there was indeed a broken bone in my wife Becky's wrist, a fractured radius, which, if...  Read more

BILLTMAN

Very Interesting Day
2/26/2014 8:43:17 PM,  2 COMMENTS

The day started out like most any other day except for the fact that I am in the middle of a head cold. Even so, I got up this morning, did my cardio...  Read more

BILLTMAN

2 Months into 2014 - How Am I Doing With My Goals?
2/24/2014 2:50:44 PM,  8 COMMENTS

Here were my 2014 goals, along with my progress. ********************* 1. I will return to the 150s. I am not sure 150 is the best for me; 1...  Read more

CHALLENGER15

Pick Two Diets
2/23/2014 9:40:50 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Yesterday, I mentioned Judith Beck's book, The Beck Diet Solution. It's a great book about how to think like a thin person. Judith is known for being...  Read more

CINDILP

All or Nothing Thinking and Other Beliefs that Derail Success
2/22/2014 2:37:24 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Yesterday, I saw the cover of another new diet book. On the cover (think the back cover) it mentions all or nothing thinking. That is the thinking tha...  Read more

CINDILP

Busy Making Music and Losing Weight
2/22/2014 8:45:08 AM,  1 COMMENTS

This is yet another busy weekend. I had a two hour rehearsal last night, (this is for a festival choir I am singing with outside my regular church wo...  Read more

BILLTMAN

I Need More Iron
2/20/2014 8:37:48 AM,  0 COMMENTS

I am having success. The pounds are dropping off, slowly but surely at the rate of about a half pound every two or three days. Iíve not been hungry...  Read more

BILLTMAN

What a Week....
2/19/2014 9:11:21 AM,  0 COMMENTS

This has been a busy week in Central OK. Because we were interested in learning something new we enrolled in a metalworking class at our arts center....  Read more

K5GCM07

Dear Heart
2/13/2014 8:51:58 PM,  17 COMMENTS

Hello heart how are you ? We have been together for many years but I've never talked to you before. I'm sorry that I've taken you for granted after...  Read more

BONBON561

Tracking Vitamins & Minerals
2/12/2014 3:31:45 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Iíve been tracking my nutrition for several weeks now and I have discovered that, while I am coming in fairly well within my goals, as far as calories...  Read more

BILLTMAN

Focused on the goal.
2/12/2014 10:25:01 AM,  0 COMMENTS

What a difference a week makes. Just by focusing on my meals at the right times, I managed to lose 5 pounds this week, and get myself headed bac...  Read more

K5GCM07

2014: One Month Down. How Am I Doing With My Goals?
1/29/2014 2:26:57 PM,  10 COMMENTS

Here were my 2014 goals, along with my progress. ****************** 1. I will return to the 150s. I am not sure 150 is the best for me; 15...  Read more

CHALLENGER15

BLC24 Week 3 CICO
1/29/2014 2:18:34 PM,  2 COMMENTS

BLC 24 - Week 2 - CICO & Tracking Reports Since I have lost a total of 2#, I think I shall continue with my program as it is. 334 Wed: ...  Read more

CHALLENGER15

A New Day, and the Start of a New Journey
1/27/2014 1:18:06 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Today is my D-Day. I have two strategic objectives to attain: -- Healthy Weight - 205# maximum -- Better Heart Health About a year ago,...  Read more

K5GCM07

Fun Time Ahead!
1/25/2014 6:45:15 AM,  19 COMMENTS

For the past two years, DH and I have chosen to travel in our RV to Pensacola to visit with my DS and BIL during my spring break. Last year, DS sugge...  Read more

CHALLENGER15

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