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  • Scale= Angry Eyes

    10/1/2014 7:50:15 AM, by OSCEOLABADGER

    So I've been doing much better lately. Eating reasonable portions, healthier choices, and blah..blah...blah. Even though it's still miserab... Read more

  • Insanity?

    10/1/2014 7:17:24 AM, by SPINNINGJW

    They say the definition of insanity is doing the same thing and expecting different results. I guess I am not exactly expecting different result... Read more

  • Starting new food habits

    10/1/2014 6:51:07 AM, by LITAPOWER

    I have been reading a lot about nutrition and health and I'm very excited with everything I've learnt. I have already intro... Read more


    9/30/2014 10:54:54 PM, by MONTREALESTMOI

    I wore my staff out at work today! I lead a team of mostly younger individuals, and I ran circles around them! They couldn't keep up with me! It'... Read more

  • Out of the car and into the gym

    9/30/2014 9:49:43 PM, by HOPSOCK

    I did it. I went into the gym. I concluded no one really gives a rip if I'm new or not and they are more concerned with what they are doing than ... Read more

  • Gym or No Gym?

    9/30/2014 9:06:13 PM, by RKT1965

    I kept trying to talk myself out of the gym today. I didn't succeed! I went and I conquered! 3.33 miles on the elliptical trainer!... Read more

  • 94 Days

    9/30/2014 6:42:30 PM, by TRACIE88

    I have been starting over so many times, it's getting really crazy. I get inspired and start some program/exercise, only to listen to experts on... Read more

  • manifest

    9/30/2014 6:19:31 PM, by MAZEULI65

    Ok, so Im making great strides. I started a 100 days of weight loss and fitness page on FB, I got 35 followers so far. Ive been on Sparkpeople... Read more

  • feeling...i dont know

    9/30/2014 4:52:44 PM, by AMYB40

    Ive been on spark people off and on since 2011 and I really havent gotten anywhere BUT that is my own fault. I really love this site and I guess... Read more

  • Burpee Challenge

    9/30/2014 11:31:05 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    First off, I HATE BURPEES!!! I usually avoid them completely. They are hard and I suck at them, but the only way I am going to get better is to d... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    9/30/2014 9:59:34 AM, by MOMMY445

    i'm off to a great start! i already got in some much needed exercise to start my day. my daughter plans to try out for the school's volleyball te... Read more

  • Some Advice from my Friend

    9/30/2014 8:25:01 AM, by RIDMYCOCOON

    Sometimes the hardest part of the journey is simply believing you’re worthy of the trip Read more

  • Stuffy nose! NOT fun!!!

    9/30/2014 1:44:55 AM, by EOWYN2424

    I've had a slight flu since Friday, scratchy throat and stuffy nose too! Not fun! Not fun at all. Because of that I'm taking a break from exercis... Read more

  • You KNOW you're changing when....

    9/29/2014 11:52:32 PM, by MONTREALESTMOI

    You come home after a super long day at work and you do rigorous exercise for almost an hour. This new Neanie is doing all kinds of unexpe... Read more

  • Week Five

    9/29/2014 11:40:42 PM, by REDHENEXPLORING

    Week five and my goals have changed from cooking in bulk to incorporating more... Read more

  • Day 2

    9/29/2014 8:18:57 PM, by HOPSOCK

    Sat outside the gym in my car like a butthead. I really wanted to go in and do the spinning class but lost my nerve. Too many people who looked l... Read more

  • it's monday

    9/29/2014 5:53:37 PM, by MOMMY445

    i managed to get quite a few things done today, including spending some one on one time with my daughter. now i am catching up on some computer w... Read more

  • Time has flown by

    9/29/2014 3:16:20 PM, by KMRJPR

    I can't believe it's fall already. Time has just flown by lately. As usual for me this time of year is extremely busy with work. One thing I'm... Read more

  • I started over again

    9/29/2014 2:51:00 PM, by JCW001

    I started over today. I'm so tired of the Yo-Yo dieting. I quit smoking 19 months ago and have gained a ton of weight. I had began weighing th... Read more

  • Got bike. . . .will travel!

    9/29/2014 2:21:03 PM, by DOTTY7267

    The last two weekends have been pretty busy with mini goals I've set for myself to keep me motivated as well as in a healthy mindset. On the 14t... Read more

  • Triathlon Results

    9/29/2014 1:27:03 PM, by LIVIN4LISH

    Well, I did it, and here is a recap. My friend and I never pre-registered for the event because they were not closing it, and me, being a fair-w... Read more

  • Challenge #1 Ten in Two

    9/29/2014 12:54:32 PM, by WINTERSSIX

    This challenge claims that if you do these exercises 6 days a week for twoweeks you will lose 10 lbs. Hence the name 10 in 2 :) Here's the regime... Read more

  • Battling Boredom

    9/29/2014 12:46:50 PM, by WINTERSSIX

    I am an artist AND I have serious ADHD so it is safe to say that pretty much any long term goal is out of my normal scope. I have a tendency to g... Read more

  • How can my healthy changes help my family

    9/29/2014 12:07:30 PM, by TIMEFORCINDY

    I am noticing others in my family being more interested in making healthy choices because I am and it's a good thing. My middle son started exerc... Read more

  • Fall in South Florida..aka Eluding Reality

    9/29/2014 10:17:07 AM, by MOJO0607

    Ok...so, you have all seen the flood of Fall photos and sentiments that have been hitting social media. The amber and golden leaves, the pumpkin... Read more

  • Week 4

    9/29/2014 8:49:59 AM, by AGENTCHAOS

    SLEEP EARLY My weight loss is going very slowly. I'm currently still in the 56kg mark. I have to admit that I haven't been trying that hard!... Read more

  • I do NOT want to be the person......

    9/29/2014 7:15:55 AM, by LIMOM2TWINS

    Day 14 of FOREVER - My Self Discovery Journey Day 36 of 393 - till Diane's Wedding That I have always been the past when it comes to weigh... Read more

  • video blog Video Blog

    9/29/2014 1:44:46 AM, by SETTIMIA

    Hello wonderful people, thank you for all your support, I know that I have been off the SP radar for a while, but back regardless of the dev... Read more

  • 5K Color Run UPDATE

    9/28/2014 10:36:20 PM, by KAYLEESMEME

    I did it!!! It took 49 minutes, but that's not too bad for my first! I had a great time! I got covered with powdered paint and I am so happy that... Read more

  • Serious Day 1

    9/28/2014 10:35:35 PM, by HOPSOCK

    Tried on clothes at Kohls last night and was disgusted that ALL the clothing manufacturers seem to now be making the arms in clothing so small. W... Read more

  • Benefits

    9/28/2014 4:12:52 PM, by THESUBY

    This healthy living thing has unexpected benefits. My balance is much better!... Read more

  • Let me please get serious.

    9/28/2014 3:52:05 PM, by BOOKISHFABLER

    Okay, I want to thank my good friend here on Sparkpeople, Surf Walker. I re... Read more

  • I'm Not Bending My Elbow

    9/28/2014 3:40:07 PM, by LILLYC2

    When I was a little girl, I remember sitting on my Grandfather's porch talking and listening to him while he was in his rocking chair. This was ... Read more

  • "Can't" is a bad word

    9/28/2014 10:59:29 AM, by MONTREALESTMOI

    From the moment my kids had comprehension of language, I have drilled this concept into their heads. I tell them to never say what they CAN'T do;... Read more

  • Exercise Funk

    9/28/2014 9:37:40 AM, by BILLIE135

    I was enjoying cycling in the evenings, but we've hit a rainy streak and getting outside just isn't holding the same appeal. I have an indoor bi... Read more

  • Exercise Funk

    9/28/2014 9:37:27 AM, by BILLIE135

    I was enjoying cycling in the evenings, but we've hit a rainy streak and getting outside just isn't holding the same appeal. I have an indoor bi... Read more

  • Use it or lose it

    9/28/2014 9:30:33 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    I find myself back to square one once again. Two years ago I was making awesome strides with my upper body strength. My job was very physically d... Read more

  • Puppies!!!

    9/28/2014 12:43:55 AM, by RTFFJB70

    Our four legged family grew by two when we adopted two girl puppies today! Meet Oreo, 10 weeks, and Crystal, 3.5 months. They are both blue heele... Read more

  • 5 K Color Run!!!

    9/27/2014 8:44:34 PM, by KAYLEESMEME

    Well, this is it.....down to the last hours before I embark on my first 5 K. I am excited and nervous at the same time! Went over to one of my te... Read more

  • Okinawa Overview

    9/27/2014 3:04:09 PM, by TAPETUM

    I'll probably talk more in depth about the Okinawa trip as time goes on, but it was absolutely wonderful. Firstly, I'll refer to my trip com... Read more

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