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  • It's Friday!

    8/23/2013 10:19:40 AM, by DSBRIDE

    It's been a very busy week and after today I can sit and relax again, stress free. I have a Dr appt today which is extremely stressful for me. ... Read more

  • Raining!

    8/22/2013 12:49:43 PM, by DSBRIDE

    My couch gets delivered today and its pouring with windy thunder storms! The only day all week it's supposed to rain. I hope all goes well.... Read more

  • Fasting water till noon

    8/21/2013 10:02:19 AM, by MSASHUA

    On Wednesday mornings, I participate in a fast as part of a ministry team I participate in. So Iast water until noon. I start my day with 2 ounc... Read more

  • It was a great day!

    8/21/2013 9:04:03 AM, by DSBRIDE

    Some days are good, some bad but yesterday just couldn't have been anymore perfect! I went to pick up my new reading glasses. They are so comf... Read more

  • Today is a new day!

    8/20/2013 10:23:13 AM, by MSASHUA

    So yesterday I weighed in....no change. I went home last night, did 1/2 of cardio, 15 minutes of weight training and stayed on my diet. I am not ... Read more

  • keeping on...

    8/19/2013 4:22:53 PM, by KAT130

    Last Monday I returned to Sparkpeople, and I started exercising and tracking my food every day. Today is day 8, and I am down 3 lbs. I have exe... Read more

  • I'm not sure I should continue to be bothered with all of this....

    8/19/2013 8:46:30 AM, by MSASHUA

    I have lost nothing...abolutely nothing. At first I thought this Spark thing was the answer to my weight issues. I went down almost 3 pounds. Now... Read more

  • Piling up the stars

    8/19/2013 8:45:43 AM, by DSBRIDE

    It's been another week under my belt with 18 out of 19 stars! I can't believe that I've been so consistent but I remember times when I did want ... Read more

  • Guess what?

    8/18/2013 7:13:20 PM, by KAT130

    I finally did it! I dragged myself back to the gym. (After not going for over a year) I was a little reluctant to go, because I knew it would be... Read more

  • Cook out today

    8/17/2013 1:42:31 PM, by MSASHUA

    Another cook out today....Cookouts are challenging...I love hot dogs on the grill. High in fat and calories....Add potato salad amd robs and ther... Read more

  • Success!!!!!

    8/15/2013 5:36:19 PM, by MYSTICRANE

    I feel like I have accomplished something. Currently, I am working a double and I'm super hungry. There are so many yummy places to eat around he... Read more

  • My Job & Food

    8/15/2013 1:14:20 PM, by MSASHUA

    All they do is push food, food, food. AND NOTHING HEALTHY....Today we were rewarded with single serve FRIENDLY'S ice cream sundaes....As hard as ... Read more

  • Just a quick update...

    8/15/2013 8:48:17 AM, by KAT130

    Yesterday felt like a successful day. My daughter made brownies, and I limited myself to one, very small brownie. Then we went to the movies an... Read more

  • Uh oh!

    8/14/2013 12:03:11 PM, by KAT130

    Today is day 3 of my return to Sparkpeople and of making healthy choices. Unfortunately, I forgot to weigh myself this morning. Since I have be... Read more

  • Day 2!

    8/13/2013 3:29:35 PM, by KAT130

    We had a potluck breakfast this morning at work. One of my coworkers, who knows I love jelly donuts, specifically brought one in for me. There ... Read more

  • Fitbit

    8/12/2013 10:19:09 AM, by DSBRIDE

    When I started using the fitbit, I was so surprised that my daily steps were only in the 2000 range. I worked hard to get them up and lately my ... Read more

  • If at first you don't succeed...try, try again!

    8/12/2013 10:10:14 AM, by KAT130

    Where to start? I failed to maintain my weight loss. Again. I am now weigh more than I ever have before. As anyone who has struggled with... Read more

  • Another NSV!

    8/11/2013 11:54:49 AM, by DSBRIDE

    I haven't had too many non scale victories but I had one today. The scale has not moved but since I joined this walking challenge, I have lost 1... Read more

  • Lots going on!

    8/9/2013 12:15:35 PM, by DSBRIDE

    It's pouring here today so it's going to be a stay in the house day. I ... Read more

  • The Scale the Scale

    8/9/2013 8:50:42 AM, by MSASHUA

    The scale is not my friend!!! So after yesterday's weight check showing NO weight loss this week, I decided to check again this morning....Now it... Read more

  • Weighed in today

    8/8/2013 8:22:09 PM, by MSASHUA

    I weighed myself today....The scale says no change.....Ugghhhh. I am a scale person! But I will continue..... Gotta stay focused on eating enou... Read more

  • Tired!

    8/7/2013 11:28:50 AM, by DSBRIDE

    Yesterday was a huge cooking day. I cooked, packaged and froze so much stuff that my freezer is now full. After all that, I didn't feel like e... Read more

  • I'm a squirrel!

    8/6/2013 11:27:13 AM, by DSBRIDE

    Today is Tuesday and I've gotten 5 1/2 stars on my calendar! I'm very happy about that and the scale is showing ozs gone that will add up into l... Read more

  • Making adjustments

    8/4/2013 1:03:32 PM, by DSBRIDE

    I've done well on 3 days of the challenge but today seems overwhelming. Yesterday's 45 mins of walking was a real stretch but today's 60 mins o... Read more

  • So glad it's Friday!!

    8/2/2013 9:45:28 PM, by MSASHUA

    This has been a hard week. Work has been super demanding and it's really hard to meet the demands of my job.....I'm looking around at other optio... Read more

  • Aug challenge

    8/2/2013 11:04:50 AM, by DSBRIDE

    I've joined an Aug challenge that is basically a walking challenge with some squats and strength training thrown in. I printed out their calend... Read more

  • Aug already!

    8/1/2013 9:58:44 AM, by DSBRIDE

    The start of a new month, last month I ended up one lb. this month will be better, I promise! New goals for this month are to reach 5,000... Read more

  • How do I waste time??

    7/31/2013 5:37:40 PM, by MSASHUA

    My biggest time waster is the game I play on my Ipad-Sims Freeplay. It really serves no useful purpose and is quite addicting...But I like the ga... Read more

  • Aug. coming up!

    7/31/2013 10:15:07 AM, by DSBRIDE

    Today is hump day and I've got a good week going. Having been on this for so long, it's easy to go back to it after any binge. Tomorrow starts ... Read more

  • Wednesday

    7/31/2013 8:55:00 AM, by DANAFUL

    Worked out, now at my desk. The morning work outs are great in the getting them out of the way first thing, but do nothing for making the work d... Read more

  • Hippo or Unicorn

    7/30/2013 9:22:38 AM, by DSBRIDE

    I read a new quote on Facebook that said " All the exercise in the world won't make a hippo into a unicorn". I can't tell you how that depressed... Read more

  • Tuesday

    7/30/2013 8:10:16 AM, by DANAFUL

    I worked out with the trainer at 6:30, and now am sitting at home till the bank opens so I can go get the check sent from my insurance company fo... Read more

  • More new beginnings

    7/29/2013 8:49:38 AM, by DSBRIDE

    I had a great weekend but also a horrible weekend. I enjoyed eating so much of the not good for me foods. Today I have to restart my journey be... Read more


    7/29/2013 8:48:57 AM, by DANAFUL

    But it was JUST FRIDAY!!! Come ON!... Read more

  • My 2 great nephews

    7/28/2013 7:13:11 PM, by DSBRIDE

    Today, I... Read more


    7/28/2013 8:29:21 AM, by DANAFUL

    Went to PF, now heading to Yankee Stadium to watch Matsui retire a Yankee!!!... Read more


    7/27/2013 11:40:39 AM, by DANAFUL

    My awesome trainer and his lovely wife are at a wedding, so there was none of that today. I went off to planet fitness and cardio'd. Next up: ... Read more

  • Friday

    7/26/2013 7:32:59 AM, by DANAFUL

    Morning!... Read more

  • Thursday

    7/25/2013 8:19:57 AM, by DANAFUL

    Worked out at 6:30, now at work. Last week, 98 degrees. Right now? 58. Really?!?!... Read more

  • New baby #2

    7/24/2013 8:51:06 AM, by DSBRIDE

    The second new baby is here!! Ben Michael arrived last night, weighing in at 8 lbs 6 oz to my niece that is just a little bit of a thing! The 2... Read more

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