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  • 12/2

    12/2/2016 7:54:53 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! It's weigh-in day, and I didn't really know what to expect. I was up and down all week while recovering from the flu. I was up... Read more

  • holiday craziness

    11/28/2016 7:59:01 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving visiting and spending time with friends/family. Our holiday had some unexpected tw... Read more

  • My cat is hurt

    11/22/2016 2:22:19 PM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    Joejoe my cat is hurt. The people he lives with called to tell me they need to take him to the vet and where does he go... Now I am worried about... Read more

  • Holiday!

    11/21/2016 7:39:13 AM, by DEA5011

    Good morning! Blogging from the app this morning so this could be interesting... I weighed in at 141.4 this morning, up 1.2 from Friday. That's... Read more

  • weekend!

    11/18/2016 8:18:25 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! It's the start of my weekend, and I'm ready for a break! Lots to get done pre holiday though. I weighed in at 140.2 this... Read more

  • Now Tears

    11/16/2016 10:38:16 AM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    I have tried so hard to be positive but I keep getting road bumps that are appearing like mountains. Last night after work my car broke down on ... Read more

  • Pain and Tired

    11/15/2016 11:01:27 AM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    The Drs have been changing my thyroid medication. Every 6 months it changes. My prescription had been the same for years and all of a sudden I ... Read more

  • stuck to plan!

    11/15/2016 7:34:03 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! Just had to check-in quick... I stuck to plan yesterday!! After the awful eating I did over the weekend I really needed to, an... Read more

  • self sabotage

    11/14/2016 7:25:21 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! Well. This weekend went not great. I was doing so well weight wise on Friday and had these great plans for the weekend. I was ... Read more

  • Caught singing

    11/13/2016 10:28:31 PM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    While raking leaves I was singing along to some music. Singing while exercising can help with breath control. I posted all my work on facebook... Read more

  • Yard work

    11/13/2016 4:31:14 PM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    This was just from my front yard. I'm tired.... Read more

  • weigh-in

    11/12/2016 9:25:46 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! I totally forgot to blog yesterday for my weekly weigh-in. I was in the 130's!! I came in at 139.2 yesterday morning. So. Exc... Read more

  • Monday Blues

    11/7/2016 12:21:54 PM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    Am I blue, am I blue? Ain't these tears in my eyes telling you? Just kinda of a blue day. Maybe it's come back to work after 4 d... Read more

  • weekend loss!

    11/7/2016 7:31:28 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! I could not believe my eyes this morning when I stepped on the scale. I was down .8 pounds from Friday to 140.6!! I can't even... Read more

  • still snacking

    11/4/2016 9:13:33 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! I'm still struggling with the TOM cravings and snacking. I'm pretty shocked then that I weighed in at 141.4 this morning. That... Read more

  • cravings

    11/2/2016 7:34:18 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! Oh my gosh, you guys. I am having the worst TOM cravings, and I'm not doing a good job of staying strong against them. I alway... Read more

  • Unmotivated

    11/1/2016 8:56:22 AM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    I did not sleep well last night. At all. I just couldn't get comfortable and I was just miserable. Something woke me up at 3:30 and I heard th... Read more

  • 10 reasons why I want to lose weight

    10/31/2016 11:23:33 AM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    1. I want to feel better. 2. I want to look better to myself. 3. I want to raise my self-esteem. 4. I want to get off the high blood pr... Read more

  • Back at work

    10/31/2016 7:43:52 AM, by DEA5011

    Good morning! I'm back at work after a week and a half vacation and first thing? My computer isn't working. Sitting here waiting for IT to come ... Read more

  • Broke 130

    10/31/2016 6:16:14 AM, by DUGGIT

    For over one year I've been fighting the weight that's steadily crept ever higher. There have been times I thought I'd never be under 130 pounds ... Read more

  • Friday night

    10/28/2016 11:35:03 PM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    Lots to do tomorrow. Laundromat, take leaves, clean gutters. I should have good numbers tomorrow. I can't wear my pedometer at work so my numb... Read more

  • Friday Like It's 1999

    10/28/2016 7:55:57 AM, by DUGGIT

    Just kidding, although I am pretty jazzed about the en... Read more

  • Back

    10/28/2016 7:54:59 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! We are back, and mostly unpacked, from the wedding and mini honeymoon. We had the best time. We were worried about the wedding... Read more

  • Timeless

    10/27/2016 7:56:37 PM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    Watching TV and wishing I could go back in time too.... Read more

  • Day 3

    10/26/2016 11:00:36 PM, by MOONFYREDRAGON

    Kept within my calories, water and exercise. I want ... Read more

  • The Good, The Bad, ...

    10/25/2016 8:19:06 AM, by DUGGIT

    And The Ugly (cue music)... The Good - on Saturday I went all out. Cleaned the apartment and moved furniture. The result is that now I have adeq... Read more

  • Am I Spiraling?

    10/21/2016 9:28:16 AM, by DUGGIT

    So yesterday I firmly got myself back on track. Per... Read more

  • Tomorrow!!

    10/21/2016 7:33:30 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! I'm getting married tomorrow!! Things have been hectic so I missed the last two accountability blogs. My weights been ok. I was do... Read more

  • Yesterday was bad

    10/20/2016 7:28:35 AM, by DUGGIT

    Okay, so yesterday was bad. I'd taken vacation to meet up with friends. Ate too much, had one glass of wine. But today is a new day. I have yog... Read more

  • Got a New Fitbit: the Charge 2

    10/19/2016 4:35:25 AM, by GBOOMER

    Wrote this message in a SparkTeam. Liked it, thus sharing here too: "Yesterday I upgraded to the Charge 2 after wearing a Charge HR every da... Read more

  • 10 Minutes

    10/18/2016 7:58:06 AM, by DUGGIT

    Good morning, Sparkers! I'm happy to report I got in 10 minutes of exercise this morning on my elliptical. Woohoo! I can't say my energy level ... Read more

  • 4 days

    10/18/2016 7:12:27 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! I almost didn't track my weight today, almost didn't write for accountability. I'm up almost a pound from yesterday morning, 1... Read more

  • Monday Again?

    10/17/2016 8:16:43 AM, by DUGGIT

    Well I've been a little over two weeks with the new "... Read more

  • 5 days

    10/17/2016 7:38:41 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! Start to a new week, and I'm doing well. Weighed in at 140.4 this morning, that has me maintaining from Friday (though I was l... Read more

  • 1 week!!

    10/15/2016 8:05:35 AM, by DEA5011

    Good morning!! I get married in one week people!! Ah!! Sorry, had to get that out, lol. I thought I'd barely scraped by yesterday. Last night I... Read more

  • 8 days

    10/14/2016 8:35:14 AM, by DEA5011

    Good Morning! Well, I snacked last night, more than I should have. And it showed on the scale this morning. I was at 140.4, up another .4 po... Read more

  • Time to get serious

    10/13/2016 10:15:19 PM, by MADMAVEN

    Not only did I fall off of whatever semi-healthy wagon I was on, that wagon threw it in reverse, ran over me and then sped off at the speed of li... Read more

  • Sleeplessness

    10/16/2016 9:31:04 PM, by MADMAVEN

    I haven't been sleeping well and I've been socializing and entertaining quite a bit. I worked out 3 times last week. I wanted to get some cardio ... Read more

  • Alcohol is the enemy

    10/25/2016 6:42:31 PM, by MADMAVEN

    I think alcohol is my single biggest sabotage when it comes to my weight loss efforts. I go down 1-1.5 lbs during the week and gain 3 lbs in a we... Read more

  • Crushed Orange Theory

    11/15/2016 9:02:19 AM, by MADMAVEN

    Totally crushed Orange Theory this morning. 44 splat points and 701 calories burned. Whoop whoop!... Read more

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