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Weekend Odds And Ends
7/28/2014 7:15:13 PM,  1 COMMENTS

This is my standard Monday weekend update blog. So grab a seat and her we gooooooooo!!! Friday night I was going to make these ribs we bought for...  Read more

AANGEL3

Thinking about weight loss options-surgery ? If so sleeve or bypass?
7/27/2014 8:57:59 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I made several healthy choices today. I had 5 glasses of water instead of drinking diet pop. I went on a walk with my daughter after lunch. If I could...  Read more

KAREN91

How We See Ourselves vs How Others See Us
7/25/2014 6:33:45 PM,  2 COMMENTS

This was going to be a typical Friday blog. Filled all the leftovers from my week. The things I wanted to blog about but forgot to add each day. Then...  Read more

AANGEL3

Dragon Fruit Cupcakes
7/24/2014 7:15:43 PM,  1 COMMENTS

A co-worker's GF made cupcakes with Dragon fruit. I'll admit to hearing about Dragon fruit, but I have no idea what it taste's like, what the health b...  Read more

AANGEL3

Weak....I'm SO Weak!
7/23/2014 7:13:14 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I came into work this morning and there it set on my desk, mocking me. A gallon Ziploc baggie full of homemade Puff caramel corn. I could feel my will...  Read more

AANGEL3

Excited about new job but weight gain has me considering bariatric surgery
7/23/2014 12:00:55 AM,  3 COMMENTS

I learned even more about dementia and I am looking forward to using my new knowledge on the job. We learned that verbal is the least effective way t...  Read more

KAREN91

And So It Goes....
7/22/2014 7:36:30 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Well..it's not Monday any more. But then I suppose you really don't need me to tell you that right? 246 And much like yesterday (the infamous Monday)...  Read more

AANGEL3

Positive thinking
7/22/2014 9:29:30 AM,  4 COMMENTS

Realized today that I tend to focus on my eating and exercise mistakes at the end of the say rather than the accomplishments. I never thought of mysel...  Read more

CAMYTANG

Now Playing - Monday Returns!
7/21/2014 7:20:23 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Yes..the one and only Monday returns!! See the carnage! Feel the terror of another Monday! Run from the sheer monotony that is Monday! You can hide bu...  Read more

AANGEL3

Such varied experiences
7/7/2014 12:24:45 PM,  0 COMMENTS

This morning I read an article about Disney Paris and how they treat their disabled visitors. Having never visited Disney Paris and knowing no one wh...  Read more

ANDILH

Re-Dedication
6/28/2014 10:57:33 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Ok, so today is 6/28/2014, time to rededicate myself to health and exercise, I've had someone of a mini lapse with no exercising or not doing the food...  Read more

AMILESOR

Payday, NOT!
6/24/2014 11:44:21 PM,  0 COMMENTS

I get paid twice a month. My employer turns in hours to a person from the agency we use and they process the payroll. Tomorrow is payday. Except I...  Read more

ANDILH

90 day anniversary
6/24/2014 11:54:49 AM,  1 COMMENTS

So, I don't know how long it takes for a behavior to become a habit but I don't think 90 days of being on Spark People is it. Here are the pluses sin...  Read more

AMILESOR

Day 4 exercise goal- I found a sense of freedom today
6/20/2014 12:49:01 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Well this is day four and I just had to weigh myself even though I know it hasn't been a full week yet. I am down half a pound from 207.5 to 207.0. Ye...  Read more

QUIETWRITER4265

An Instance I Don't Mind Being Selfish In
6/18/2014 5:38:35 PM,  2 COMMENTS

My brother and sister in law announced that since they're coming to MI from FL for her family reunion in August that they're going to stay with us. T...  Read more

ANDILH

Day 3 Monthly exercise Goal/ challenge
6/18/2014 2:32:51 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Well today is day 3 and this morning I woke up and did my morning in bed yoga (1 set of the sexercises) which I am doing. for the book I am writing....  Read more

QUIETWRITER4265

Depressed and trying to make a come back
6/18/2014 12:14:02 PM,  10 COMMENTS

I have not made a blog entry or done very much posting for awhile. I have been very depressed and stressed. I have gained weight. I still walk and ke...  Read more

KAREN91

Day 2 Monthly exercise challenge
6/16/2014 12:54:20 PM,  2 COMMENTS

This is officially day 2 of my challenge and wow and I felling it. I found a morning yoga routine and checked out the Jessica Smith video we have fea...  Read more

QUIETWRITER4265

Day 1 month of exercise challenge
6/15/2014 1:58:46 PM,  1 COMMENTS

First a disclaimer at 208 doing some of these exercises is not pretty. The tummy tends to get in the way when you do to touchies and stretches. ...  Read more

QUIETWRITER4265

Father's Day
6/11/2014 9:56:00 AM,  3 COMMENTS

FATHER'S DAY From The History Channel: http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/fat
hers-day On July 19, 1910, the governor of the U.S...  Read more

ILOVETOCRUISE

Another year almost done
6/3/2014 12:35:45 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Okay, so my birthday's next month, but along with that realization of getting older comes a look back , (yea there are a few times I do look back, but...  Read more

QUIETWRITER4265

Salad Lunches
5/30/2014 1:50:24 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Three weeks ago the group I sit with started doing salad lunches. Each day of the work week, except Fridays, one of the six (6) of us would bring in...  Read more

SCHADWE

May 30
5/30/2014 10:18:24 AM,  8 COMMENTS

After I posted yesterday's blog, I got the results from my doctors. My HDL was up, my LDL, Triglicerides and glucose were all down. and today when I w...  Read more

TEXASTITCHER

Stuck living in my head
5/29/2014 11:50:43 AM,  5 COMMENTS

Yea I know that is an odd title but that's what came to me this morning. As I lay in bed this morning as I woke up the words of my husband played agai...  Read more

QUIETWRITER4265

May 29
5/29/2014 10:06:02 AM,  8 COMMENTS

Some blogs I read today got me thinking about my goals and what I am eating. I have adjusted my diet to include less carbs - around 100 g per day - wh...  Read more

TEXASTITCHER

The big FOUR OH!
5/28/2014 1:55:23 PM,  2 COMMENTS

My Birthday (Sunday) flew bye with little fanfare even though it was the big 40. This made me happy. I am not a make a fuss person to begin with and...  Read more

SCHADWE

Looking myself in the mirror Day 2
5/28/2014 11:03:38 AM,  0 COMMENTS

One of the hardest things for me to do is look at myself in the mirror. After all I don't look as I did when I was a teen. But then who really does. T...  Read more

QUIETWRITER4265

May 28
5/28/2014 8:32:10 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Odd to the doctor's for an early appointment for an annual checkup. He should be happy that I have lost about 20 pounds since I was in to see him in M...  Read more

TEXASTITCHER

Discovering who I really am Day 1
5/27/2014 12:06:18 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Starting a blog and sharing parts of you with others has been easier in the past then it is now. That's because in writing a blog for others you revel...  Read more

QUIETWRITER4265

May 27
5/27/2014 9:55:23 AM,  3 COMMENTS

We haev had rain for the last two days - about an inch total. We really need a lot more rain. Our local lakes are way down and we are on sever water r...  Read more

TEXASTITCHER

Physical Therapy Frustration
5/26/2014 10:32:16 PM,  1 COMMENTS

So I've talked to 2 different doctors about getting some relief for my back pain. Both of their solutions were the same. I have to go back to physic...  Read more

ANDILH

May 26
5/26/2014 10:46:33 AM,  7 COMMENTS

Today is the day we celebrate Memorial Day (instead of May 30) We are having some much needed rain here in North Texas....  Read more

TEXASTITCHER

May 25
5/25/2014 9:53:18 AM,  5 COMMENTS

It is the middle day of a long weekend in the US. Thanks to all those who served in any branch of the military. I enjoyed the time I spent on active d...  Read more

TEXASTITCHER

May 24
5/24/2014 3:11:37 PM,  7 COMMENTS

One of the challenges I am in has a blog component this week. I do not like to write blogs - I have never been comfortable with it. I have been f...  Read more

TEXASTITCHER

I felt so honored
5/19/2014 9:57:31 PM,  0 COMMENTS

First, a little bit of background. I am in my 8th year as a nanny for a family that identifies as Asian Indian. The mom is Indian, the dad is white....  Read more

ANDILH

Colorectal Cancer Screenings
5/19/2014 12:13:51 PM,  3 COMMENTS

From WebMD magazine May 2014 1 in 3 American ages 50 to 75 who don't get Colorectal Cancer Screeings as recommended. That's 23 million. Source CDC...  Read more

ILOVETOCRUISE

Orthopedic
5/14/2014 12:13:51 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Finally got in to see the Orthopedic surgeon yesterday. The PA said knowing my family history it was good that I wanted to come in early. They aren'...  Read more

SCHADWE

It makes me feel pretty
5/11/2014 10:51:56 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Last week while returning some pants I'd ordered online in a store I found this dress that looked interesting so I tried it on. Turns out it's AMAZIN...  Read more

ANDILH

Mother's Day
5/11/2014 10:08:37 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Happy Mother's Day 214 251...  Read more

ILOVETOCRUISE

Becoming Invisible
5/9/2014 12:22:19 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Warning...before you really start reading this...this isn't a happy or inspiring story. This is something that I'm really struggling with right now....  Read more

ANDILH

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