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  • Reboot Day 5

    2/8/2016 9:56:45 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Yesterday evening was full of bad choices. Choices that offset the good done earlier in the day. Today is a new day. Picking myself back up an... Read more

  • Too good to be true

    2/7/2016 10:17:24 PM, by SMTURN70

    I knew I was due to come down with a cold or something because it's been probably a year since I have had anything. Both boys have had something ... Read more

  • Reboot Day 4

    2/7/2016 8:38:02 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Up and at 'em Spark Friends. It's the start of a beautiful week and I am ready to make it a great one. 1) Strength training done! 2) 15 ... Read more

  • Reboot - Day 3

    2/6/2016 8:15:51 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Got to sleep in a little bit this morning. Busy day planned. Today is my rest day, but I will still wear my fitbit to count my steps. Got lots ... Read more

  • Not too shaby

    2/5/2016 3:39:40 PM, by SMTURN70

    My day didn't start out being the greatest. Less than stellar weigh in (didn't gain) and the month of February pretty much sucks for me (won't bo... Read more

  • Reboot Day 2

    2/5/2016 10:14:10 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Overslept this am...but: 1) Strength training done 2) Good lunch and breakfast packed - well breakfast already eaten 3) Plan on getti... Read more

  • Reboot Day 1

    2/4/2016 9:25:54 AM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Here we go again Strength Training done!!! 10 minutes on the Spin Bike done!!! Food packed for... Read more

  • Reasons for changing my life

    2/3/2016 8:58:41 PM, by SMTURN70

    This started because I didn't like the way I looked in pictures with my family. Sure my jeans, and shirts had gotten tighter. I had to put a lot ... Read more

  • Time for a Reboot

    2/3/2016 6:18:57 PM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    I am back. Gained every pound back as well. Although I would like to lose the weight again, I am more focused on getting healthy again. My numbe... Read more

  • Need to vent

    2/1/2016 11:41:46 PM, by SMTURN70

    How many times did I hear growing up "Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me". The first time I really remember saying... Read more

  • Clothes

    1/30/2016 8:55:56 PM, by SMTURN70

    I suppose I will donate my clothes that are too big. I have some really cute jeans that I like I might hang onto. The nice thing is I kept my clo... Read more

  • Best part of today

    1/27/2016 5:44:06 PM, by SMTURN70

    The best part hasn't happened yet. There is something I crave about the evenings. That feeling of the day is almost done. I am so blessed to have... Read more

  • Little toes

    1/27/2016 2:36:43 PM, by SMTURN70

    Somedays I wonder why we have little toes. All they do is get stubbed or in my case today get blisters :( When I got my new (not cheap) shoes t... Read more

  • Perfectionist Boss

    1/23/2016 1:36:14 PM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    I lost a pound this week! I've been trying to be more mindful of eating. I leave just 2 forkfuls of food on my plate (when I remember). It's not ... Read more

  • Day: Unknown Time: unknown

    1/18/2016 4:11:37 PM, by NOTSOLIMITED

    I feel like I've slipped through the dimensional cracks. I'm hungry but I'm not. I have more energy and I'm feeling fuller from smaller meals. Bu... Read more

  • Day 3: I skipped 1/16/16

    1/16/2016 3:06:21 PM, by NOTSOLIMITED

    I skipped yesterday. I just pretended like it didn't matter and I skipped. But in order for this to work I need to acknowledge that it DOES matte... Read more

  • Day 1 1-13-16

    1/13/2016 9:26:36 PM, by NOTSOLIMITED

    I started tracking my food today. I think having some sort of accountability will help. I have always been ok as far as what I eat but recently I... Read more

  • Happy New Year!

    1/6/2016 10:03:54 PM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    That's me in the upper left, feeling the Burn! Be... Read more

  • Les aliments

    1/4/2016 11:33:12 PM, by RAVENWEST

    I definitely went over on what I wanted to eat for calorie content today. It makes me feel super guilty that I actually still feel hungry and I'm... Read more

  • Good enough

    12/15/2015 3:44:14 PM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    Soon I start my new job. I look forward to having a gang to hang out with every day. It's not a creative position, but it's good enough. I'v... Read more

  • Job interview

    12/5/2015 10:17:56 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    I have another job interview set up for Monday. Friends tell me it's a nice place to work. And the pay is better than the offer I have in hand. F... Read more

  • Got a new job!

    12/3/2015 7:20:35 PM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    Today's interview went very well. I got the job. I start on Tuesday. Not really good pay. But it's better than what I'm making now, which is not... Read more

  • Back to gym

    11/30/2015 10:09:53 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    I got a one month free membership to the gym. Went there today, did elliptical and upper body. I feel really good! I have this idea, let me run ... Read more

  • On Being Accountable...

    11/9/2015 8:51:46 PM, by RAVENWEST

    It seems that everything I have tried to do, or try to do, fails. I have ballooned to almost the same weight as my brother who is six foot three ... Read more

  • Weigh in

    10/24/2015 9:46:38 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    Weigh in day> stayed the same. this week my challenge is to cut out junk food. My diet has plenty of room for improvement! I turn to junk food wh... Read more

  • Oprah and Leelo

    10/22/2015 11:03:25 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    Billionaire, Oprah Winfrey just bought 10% of Weight Watchers shares. Oprah's has had her weight loss struggles, up and down the scale. I recentl... Read more

  • Up 3 pounds

    10/10/2015 7:44:27 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    I put on 20 pounds in the last 3 months. This isn't go... Read more

  • Tuesday Goals

    10/6/2015 10:51:33 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    I went for a bike ride this morning, went the whole 3 miles, my usual walking route, and it was a great cardio workout. The knee feels great. I'm... Read more

  • Monday Goals

    10/5/2015 8:34:48 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    Monday Goals: 1. track food 2. exercise 3. drink 8 glasses of water ... Read more

  • Sunday Goals

    10/4/2015 8:28:25 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    I'm doing really well in comp sci class. I went to see the professor last week to ask a question that I didn't want to ask in class because it wa... Read more

  • Friday Goals

    10/2/2015 10:16:45 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    Friday Goals: 1. try to stay positive, think of all I have to be grateful for 2. walk or bike 3. kitchen closed between meals/snacks 4. m... Read more

  • Wednesday Goals

    9/30/2015 9:57:04 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    I measured a cup of mashed potatoes for dinner. I like to mix my cooked spinach with my mash. DS16 doesn't. I told him he should try it. And he c... Read more

  • Tuesday Goals

    9/29/2015 9:23:11 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    It really helped me to focus on measuring starchy carbs. So I'm going to repeat that today. Also today, as I was driving my kids to college ... Read more

  • Monday Goals

    9/28/2015 9:19:11 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    Bringing up teens, I tried to give something positive 2 out of 3 times. Like instead of nagging to clean the room 1st thing, tell him I noticed g... Read more

  • saturday

    9/26/2015 9:52:19 PM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    Weight stayed the same. I am very grateful. I'm going to make a master list of all my good habits, and focus like a laser beam! Walk at leas... Read more

  • Sunday Goals

    9/20/2015 2:54:57 PM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    I lost a pound! That means my daily goals are working in my favor. Sunday Goals: 1. walk an hour (done) 2. kitchen closed between meals... Read more

  • Day 13... and the end of my attempt at Whole30

    9/19/2015 9:18:20 PM, by ICANCOLOR

    After 3 weeks of dealing with intense stomach issues, today was the last straw when I threw up all over the dishes at work. I'm calling my doctor... Read more

  • Thursday Goals

    9/17/2015 10:22:46 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    Thursday Goals: 1. walk an hour (done) 2. strength train (done) 3. write it before I bite it My hour long walks are getting easier. Ma... Read more

  • Tuesday Goals

    9/15/2015 8:34:53 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    Tuesday Goals 1. write it before I bite it 2. stay positive 3 strength train 4. kitchen closed between meals & snacks So many times ... Read more

  • Week Two

    9/14/2015 9:43:04 PM, by ICANCOLOR

    Week Two, Episode 1: "Grill addict cant have grill seasonings" Yeah... I'm kind of a tiny bit obsessed with all things grilled. But every. L... Read more

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