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  • 40 Days!

    2/14/2018 6:37:05 PM, by JWARD199

    Not perfect, but still trying. I have lost some weight. My back is feeling better. I think I am on the right track. At least I got over tha... Read more

  • One Month!

    2/7/2018 12:56:28 PM, by JWARD199

    I've been back for a month. I don't do it right every day, but I'm trying, and it is working. I haven't been able to exercise in a few days. I ... Read more

  • Struggle

    2/3/2018 2:04:10 AM, by ANDREALANDIS

    So I have been dieting and doing low impact exercises since October. Started at 358lbs as of January I am down to 344 lbs! Still have a lot to g... Read more

  • Magical Winter #6

    2/1/2018 4:30:23 PM, by BECCAJ98

    Yesterday I had errands to run, neither would take me... Read more

  • 23 Days!

    1/31/2018 1:20:05 PM, by JWARD199

    I haven't followed my plan exactly, but I've been doing very well. Aerobic and strength/stretching exercises most days of the week. Sticking wi... Read more

  • Magical Winter #5

    1/29/2018 9:30:08 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I'm getting there....51 days in, 53% done, 92.4 miles... Read more

  • Magical Winter Challenge #4

    1/22/2018 5:03:09 PM, by BECCAJ98

    Beautiful January weather provided nice walking weath... Read more

  • 12 Days! and going strong

    1/19/2018 9:10:10 PM, by JWARD199

    I have been following my modified low-carb Mediterranean food plan, and I have been doing 20-30 minutes of aerobic exercise most days, in additio... Read more

  • It snowed

    1/16/2018 2:48:20 PM, by JWARD199

    Really cold, and snow fall kept me indoors yesterday. Today I'll take the cookie packages out to the PO. I've been really good at having only 1/... Read more

  • Magical Winter Challenge #3

    1/15/2018 12:37:19 PM, by BECCAJ98

    36 days in and I'm 33% completed!! 53 miles done!! I have had a non scale victory and a set back/realization. Victory is...I went to my girlfrie... Read more

  • I Made the Cookies and Packaged them UP!

    1/14/2018 5:45:51 PM, by JWARD199

    I had one cookie, saved 3 for later, no more than one per day, and put the rest in packages to go to my brother in law and two other family membe... Read more

  • Cookies are a big deal for me

    1/12/2018 9:41:22 AM, by JWARD199

    I've promised to make my Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies for my brother-in-law. I've been putting it off, because I love them so much I can't resi... Read more

  • Fourth Day, Going Strong

    1/10/2018 11:58:43 AM, by JWARD199

    My food choices have stayed within the plan I am following (low-carb, semi-vegetarian version of the Mediterranean plan). I haven't had any ... Read more

  • I don't want to take statins

    1/9/2018 10:39:26 AM, by JWARD199

    I have 6 weeks to get my cholesterol under control or I will have to go on statins. I've read about some bad side affects, like muscle pain, and ... Read more

  • I can do it!

    1/8/2018 12:57:02 PM, by JWARD199

    I am starting all over again after going to the doctor last week. She wants to start me on a statin to lower my cholesterol. I am choosing to try... Read more

  • Magical Winter challenge update #2

    1/5/2018 3:34:44 PM, by BECCAJ98

    So it's now 27 days into the challenge and 9 weeks postpartum. I've completed over 41 miles for 24% complete on the challenge!! I'm proud I've do... Read more

  • Magical Winter update #1

    12/15/2017 10:38:33 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I'm 6 days into my challenge. So far I have logged 6.... Read more

  • Fiasco

    11/21/2017 9:01:08 AM, by BECCAJ98

    One of the biggest struggles I'm having postpartum is getting regulated from the gestational diabetes diagnosis and "treatment" I had. I had one ... Read more

  • Did I really lose 2.6 lbs on my birthday week?

    11/11/2017 3:08:28 PM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    I've lost 15 pounds in the last 8 weeks, including losing 2.6 lbs on my birthday week. I can't believe it! Seriously, I ate out & splurged. Sure,... Read more

  • My reason for being MIA

    11/9/2017 1:31:02 PM, by BECCAJ98

    Some of you may have noticed my lack of being on here... Read more

  • Tracking WL

    10/28/2017 11:14:07 AM, by CAREN_BLUEJEANS

    9/16/17 209 9/23/17 204.8 9/30/17 204 10/7/17 202 10/14/17 201 10/20/17 199 10/28/17 198 Total loss 11 lbs in 6 weeks. I"m reall... Read more

  • Morning walks

    9/12/2017 2:19:08 PM, by NOTSOLIMITED

    I started walking every morning. I walk my daughter to her bus stop and i bring one of the dogs along and once shes on her bus ill go out for abo... Read more

  • I feel good

    9/11/2017 9:27:15 PM, by NOTSOLIMITED

    So I have Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. It's a connective tissue disorder. I'm in pain from dislocations pretty much all the time. But today, I took tw... Read more

  • Never Give Up, Never Give In, Don't Quit Trying!

    9/3/2017 9:58:26 PM, by JAWSIEBOB

    Some day something will finally CLICK and my lifestyle will change. Completely. For now, the struggle is REAL! I have lost the same 20+ pounds ev... Read more

  • Oh My

    7/18/2017 12:59:49 PM, by SHRINKINGSHERI

    Lots of things have been going on in the past year...unfortunately, getting healthy hasn't been one of them. I woke up this morning with a feeli... Read more

  • Pregnancy wows

    3/29/2017 1:31:08 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I never thought this would be this hard... I know women do this all the time, but it's kicking my @$$ bad!!! I was looking forward to finally get... Read more

  • Source of my issues

    3/25/2017 1:57:44 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I found out my issues for last few weeks, my plateau,... Read more

  • Updates

    3/3/2017 2:32:17 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I got off the other meds, lost 2# within first 2 days. I have been off them for a week now and I'm back under 200! Thank goodness! I worked too h... Read more

  • Lenten journey

    3/1/2017 10:03:23 PM, by BECCAJ98

    People "give up" things for Lent. It's the discipline of it. For me, Lent isn't just giving something up, but it's the journey and spiritual par... Read more

  • Drug side effects....

    2/25/2017 7:46:57 AM, by BECCAJ98

    I got to thinking about my weight gain. Since my blog a couple days ago about being annoyed with 5# gain, I've gained another 2.5#...In just a co... Read more

  • Annoyed!

    2/22/2017 7:41:05 AM, by BECCAJ98

    I was doing soooo well....And then not! And I have gained 5 lbs! I was getting soooo close to my goal, I only had 20 more to go. And then, NOPE!... Read more

  • Not for everyone.....

    2/19/2017 11:47:45 AM, by BECCAJ98

    I love hiking, and the random funnies on the way! Th... Read more

  • Happy Valentine's Day

    2/14/2017 11:22:46 AM, by BECCAJ98

    Happy Valentine's Day from my heart to yours!... Read more

  • Horrible week

    2/2/2017 10:27:50 AM, by JAEMOM

    What a horrible crappy week it has been! I have been sick since last Friday. Today is the first day I have started to feel better. I then got an ... Read more

  • Sick

    2/1/2017 7:34:34 PM, by JAEMOM

    So I have been sick for almost a week. It really stinks. I can't exercise because of it. I was doing pretty good but this no energy thing is kick... Read more

  • I knew better

    1/28/2017 10:03:13 AM, by BECCAJ98

    I've been lazy this week, and not eating well (Chinese buffet last night lol). I know better, but with the craziness in my life right now, I kin... Read more

  • Winter hiking

    1/27/2017 6:56:13 PM, by BECCAJ98

    Hubs has been sick for a long time, so our hikes have... Read more

  • And fail...

    1/20/2017 11:10:09 AM, by BECCAJ98

    One would think I could meet a simple goal like doing a challenge for 30 days...but nope. I made it 12 days. No reward this time. It's still on... Read more

  • FitBit woes

    1/15/2017 1:09:00 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I love my fitbit. I love not only watching my steps add up, but challenges with my friends as well. But this week....I left mine on here charge... Read more

  • My challenge challenge

    1/14/2017 12:05:32 PM, by BECCAJ98

    30 days....you can do it, unless of course you are me. It's not that I can't, it's that I get side tracked, forget a day, then two, then stop the... Read more

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