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hubby had to stay home from work to take care of me
7/11/2014 11:49:59 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Well yesterday was tough got up early in the morning so I could go to my moms grave and not run into anyone, it's been 2 yrs already..... came back an...  Read more

FENWAYGIRL18

Difficult day
7/11/2014 11:48:38 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Toby's tumor is back with a vengeance. The hair hasn't grown back, but the stupid tumor has. I am not amused. This morning his leg was bleeding...  Read more

MUSTANG_SALLY2

Get off yer keester.
7/11/2014 10:23:36 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Isn't Robert Redford the dreamy-ist man to ever walk on earth? lol Out of Africa is on TV. Yes take a moment. Ahhhh. Anyway. Alway...  Read more

SANDY1969

Reflections
7/11/2014 8:00:28 AM,  1 COMMENTS

In these early morning hours, I like to have a quite cup of coffee (yes, I still drink it and yes I still love it), and think. I don't think of anyth...  Read more

WAYSOFGRACE

Cause meditation or karma!!!
7/11/2014 12:25:59 AM,  5 COMMENTS

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EHLIFESSHORT

good workout when
7/10/2014 11:38:34 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I actually know that I've had a good workout, when my energy levels feels higher than usual. When I actually feel like doing more....  Read more

COUNTESSSAMMI

Dear Family and Friends,
7/10/2014 10:42:50 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I have committed to making some big changes. I'm trying to eat nutritious foods, exercise regularly, and live a healthy life. It hasn't been eas...  Read more

WILLPOWER2014

Took a break for 2 weeks didn't have much success
7/10/2014 10:30:27 PM,  1 COMMENTS

The last blog entry I made I had 3lbs to reach a number I hadn't seen before, and not knowing is scary. I sabotaged myself, and let life happen cook...  Read more

IWANT2DOTHIS1X

Gummy Bears Strike Again... Ack!!
7/10/2014 6:47:26 PM,  6 COMMENTS

What is it about those tiny little bears anyway??? They look so sweet and innocent... I don't have issues with sweets. Chocolate maybe a lit...  Read more

IMIN2GENES

I can do this thing
7/10/2014 1:58:31 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I've had too darn many false starts to lose my abundant extra weight since my husband passed away. Only once in my entire life have I been long-term...  Read more

CHRIS23652365

Blog Challenge
7/10/2014 1:21:45 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I am testing myself. I am going to blog every day for the rest of July. OUCH! I really need to discover some things about myself like what motivates...  Read more

DAWN220

Work Shirt
7/10/2014 12:57:12 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I have been wearing a men's 3x polo shirt to work and it has been getting baggier and baggier. Yesterday, I realized the sleeves are down to my wrists...  Read more

FANNYMANSON

Yucky day.....
7/10/2014 12:49:22 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Ughhhhhhhhhhhh today is just yucky. Achy, haven't eaten anything yet and it's after lunchtime. Scale says I lost 2 lbs overnight. Hmmmmmmmm maybe beca...  Read more

LITHOM

Already weekend goal weight?!?
7/10/2014 11:41:22 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I had a significant dip on the scale this morning so something is adding up and working right. I walked a mile today on the treadmill. Will try and...  Read more

SANDY1969

Off Track
7/10/2014 10:39:16 AM,  1 COMMENTS

I got a little off track. I got so busy that I didn't take time to have as many healthy meals as I should have, and I didn't workout as many days as...  Read more

DLALLEYN

But a hike would be so nice tonight
7/10/2014 10:39:02 AM,  0 COMMENTS

It's summer, that being said it's not a stretch to say it's hot outside. Going with that summation and knowing my husband's aversion to hot weather...  Read more

TIKITAMI

BEWARE THE CRABS!
7/10/2014 6:48:31 AM,  129 COMMENTS

I love a good inspirational anecdote and one that I have never forgotten is the story of the crabs in the bucket. When fishermen trap crabs, they...  Read more

~INDYGIRL

Swimming Update
7/9/2014 10:51:09 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Well, I graduated May 10, and here it is 2 months later and tonight I finally had my first good swim at my new gym! There are a few issues that I've h...  Read more

JPONCIN

Back on Track
7/9/2014 10:18:03 PM,  8 COMMENTS

Today I am thankful to be back on track after easing up on my activity yesterday. I got nearly 8 hours sleep and feel much better! I did start to he...  Read more

MCJOYFUL

Seriously Disappointed
7/9/2014 9:52:03 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I hate what my life has become. I'm in constant pain. I don't even know how much I weigh now. two months ago I weighed 250 pounds. Six months ago when...  Read more

AZ_SUNSHINE

Calories
7/9/2014 7:44:09 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Yesterday I ate only about 1/3 of my calories. Which also means I did not eat all my nutrients. No big deal...right?! WRONG. I was so sluggish today....  Read more

TIATOPIA29

Sharing an insight...
7/9/2014 7:22:24 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Friends on one of the teams I'm on (One for All) posted an interesting article today that I thought I'd share. It's about artificial sweeteners "Sweet...  Read more

IMIN2GENES

Still doing good!
7/9/2014 2:46:31 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Hello World! Well, weighed myself first thing-8/10 lb less today. Yes, I did do it twice to make sure. I'm thinking it's because of the hyperthyroidis...  Read more

LITHOM

Here we go again
7/9/2014 12:37:05 PM,  0 COMMENTS

It has been Years since I was on Spark. So much has changed but all to often like everything else the ONLY thing that has stayed the same is my inabil...  Read more

MLC3409

Lessons from Africa
7/9/2014 12:17:26 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Everything I need to know about this journey I learned in Africa. It was 17 years ago that I first went to Africa. I was young, single, living a...  Read more

BEINGERIN

Controlling Evening Eating...
7/9/2014 11:20:11 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I just reposted this topic in the maintenance forum I belong to bc it has become an issue for me again recently. Here are some ideas I got when...  Read more

BABARR67

That's right, we lapped him!
7/9/2014 11:19:40 AM,  3 COMMENTS

My husband and I had gotten away from hiking for a few days. Not that we didn't want to go, just seemed to be not enough hours in the day. Last nig...  Read more

TIKITAMI

Hump Day. Extreme weight loss last night
7/9/2014 11:16:56 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Extreme Weight Loss last night. I have to say this one got to me and made me cry. David had such a great attitude through everything. No whinin...  Read more

SANDY1969

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
7/9/2014 10:47:07 AM,  0 COMMENTS

My shift on the 4th/5th kicked my butt!!! My resident was aggressive and physical on the 5th and I was exhausted!! So she won the battle and I've got...  Read more

JUSTAMOMOF5

Numbers...
7/9/2014 9:43:47 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Yo-yo doesn't even begin to cover it. I have been attempting to get back within my goal range of 157-167 for awhile now. Since having gastric bypass i...  Read more

BABARR67

I'm in a mood....and it's not what you think
7/9/2014 8:08:25 AM,  8 COMMENTS

You've seen it before...I say I'm ina mood and it's usually not a good one. Not today! Yes, I'm in a mood, but it's the mood to be HEALTHIER! Yeah...  Read more

WAYSOFGRACE

3:41 a.m. ...
7/9/2014 4:50:01 AM,  1 COMMENTS

It is the middle of the night and I am wide awake. Why? Coffee too late in the afternoon yesterday and I am hungry. I am in a good mood, but know I...  Read more

MAMABEAR372

So Many Obstacles
7/9/2014 1:25:36 AM,  6 COMMENTS

It seems as though i get to where I can deal with an obstacle just in time for another one to pop it's ugly head up at me. Tonight the knee pai...  Read more

SANDI92167

preexercise meal
7/8/2014 10:10:48 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Usually I just drink lots of water before I exercise. I really have to come up with something better....  Read more

COUNTESSSAMMI

Day 2 - a success!
7/8/2014 10:08:01 PM,  2 COMMENTS

This is day 2 of recommitting to myself. Last nights boot camp was KILLER! AWESOME! Sore today and my legs and shoulders are tired. Went tonight...  Read more

TRACYG0625

Date With My Pillow
7/8/2014 8:52:25 PM,  7 COMMENTS

Today I am thankful for a comfortable bed and a cozy pillow. I haven't been doing very well getting 8 hours of sleep each night. Actually I haven't...  Read more

MCJOYFUL

What is a blog?
7/8/2014 7:57:13 PM,  10 COMMENTS

I was pondering this question... I'm always curious. Why do some blogs get selected as "Featured" or "Popular"? Why do some get noticed and other...  Read more

IMIN2GENES

I Love!!!
7/8/2014 6:48:59 PM,  7 COMMENTS

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EHLIFESSHORT

Is this going to be...
7/8/2014 6:38:39 PM,  2 COMMENTS

A bad day or am I going to salvage it and make it a good day??? So far: I set my alarm for 5 this am to get up a half hour early to exercise. I...  Read more

SANDY1969

Day 2
7/8/2014 2:33:20 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Managed to get up a bit earlier this morning. Over the last few months I've been laying in bed a little longer than I should (9 am is late to me to ge...  Read more

LITHOM

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