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  • I need a belt.

    12/15/2014 2:04:19 PM, by UPSTAIRSMARJ

    No, not a sneaky slrup from your hip flask, one of those circular leather or pleather things that you wrap around your middle. My pants keep fall... Read more

  • Thursday

    12/4/2014 12:04:41 PM, by KATIBUG49

    It seems like I run out of time every day before I get everything done, I think I must really waste my time, probably being on the computer. LOL ... Read more

  • Monday

    12/1/2014 10:34:27 AM, by KATIBUG49

    Ok, first I would like to say "THANK YOU" to everyone that stopped by & took the time to leave me a comment on my last blog. Some were really lon... Read more

  • It's working!

    11/30/2014 12:13:10 PM, by UPSTAIRSMARJ

    Okay, adjusting my program to add more calories back in (to compensate for the amount I'm burning which is a boatload more than my former sedenta... Read more

  • Great big gnarly nuggets of win

    11/25/2014 4:48:52 PM, by UPSTAIRSMARJ

    Okay, they're not really that big but the subject line got your attention, right? I hate work-clothes, always feel like I'm in drag, all I e... Read more

  • Why can't I get it?

    11/25/2014 11:57:32 AM, by KATIBUG49

    Once again it has been several days since I last posted a blog, for some reason I think if I don't write about it then I don't have to worry abou... Read more

  • Little nuggets of win

    11/23/2014 12:35:15 PM, by UPSTAIRSMARJ

    Finally -- FINALLY - after the scale not reflecting all the hard work I've been doing, it had good news for me this morning. (I fear that I'm doi... Read more

  • Life

    11/20/2014 5:04:54 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Life isn't getting any easier, it seems like I never have enough time to do the things I want to do by the time I do the things I have to do. Som... Read more

  • Who is this UpstairsMarj?

    11/20/2014 12:11:56 PM, by UPSTAIRSMARJ

    I am UpstairsMarj. I am Buckshot. I am Narklies. I am Margie, Marge, Marg, Marj, Marjorie, and Madge. I am Maggot. I am a daughter to two wh... Read more

  • Confidence is the magic elixir.

    11/19/2014 9:34:32 AM, by UPSTAIRSMARJ

    For_the_dudes commented on my last blog post thusly: "...women sometimes project insecurities about their physical appearance on men. Most men I ... Read more

  • Book cover, air pressure, and little bites of WIN.

    11/17/2014 6:58:10 PM, by UPSTAIRSMARJ

    Look: I hate to admit this, but it's absolutely true that our culture judges books by their covers. We all do it, some more than others. Spendin... Read more

  • Life Changes

    11/14/2014 12:38:28 PM, by KATIBUG49

    I hate it when I can't seem to find time to do the things I really want to do & I know they will benefit me! Why is it we can find time for every... Read more

  • Something's happenin' here....

    11/4/2014 3:33:15 PM, by UPSTAIRSMARJ

    ...what it is ain't exactly clear (but it seems to be shrinking my rear....) I have been working really really really hard. Getting up and d... Read more

  • Wednesday

    10/29/2014 1:40:38 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Ok I had another long weekend of being out of town, it's really hard to find time to do your sparking when you are away from your computer, phone... Read more

  • Good Night

    10/23/2014 11:32:45 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Did you have a good day? I hope so! ... Read more

  • Dash

    10/22/2014 2:21:32 PM, by KATIBUG49

    I have started reading all I can find about the "DASH" diet, it was recommend by a doctor for people with pre-diabetics, high blood pressure & wa... Read more

  • Trying

    10/21/2014 10:07:38 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Trying to get it together, not really working - not enough time in the day to get it all done. Read more

  • Long Monday...

    10/20/2014 7:05:41 AM, by PROUDNM1987

    I am working from 7am to 9pm today so this will be my only time to check in..kind of dreading this day!! There has been so much stress at work th... Read more

  • Great weekend

    10/19/2014 6:04:13 PM, by PROUDNM1987

    Saturday started off with a great weigh in at WW...lost the 1.8 like my scales at home had said!! After my meeting,my husband and I went on a lit... Read more

  • Why I am M.I.A.

    10/19/2014 11:54:09 AM, by SIRENNEA

    Hello Spark Friends, I've been looking for work and moving the last few weeks and so not online a ton. The job hunt is not going well.... Read more

  • Victory on the scales!!

    10/17/2014 8:15:51 AM, by PROUDNM1987

    Tomorrow is my actual weigh in at WW but I am still in the habit of weighing in on Friday mornings and my scales are usually accurate(or weigh m... Read more

  • WOOHOO!!!!!

    10/15/2014 8:51:33 PM, by PROUDNM1987

    MY KANSAS CITY ROYALS ARE GOING TO THE WORLD SERIES!!!!! I was watching the game with my mom and we both jumped up and started scr... Read more

  • Who would've thought????

    10/14/2014 6:59:21 AM, by PROUDNM1987

    First of all,I never thought the word "skinny" would ever be a word that could describe me but more so.I never thought it would be a word that is... Read more

  • Hi Friends

    10/12/2014 11:55:36 AM, by PROUDNM1987

    Hi everyone!! I have missed you all! We have a computer now so I had to check in and see how things are going and I hope to be on here a lot!! I ... Read more

  • Tuesday

    9/30/2014 3:31:16 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Went to the Thyroid Dt. today, didn't learn much, she took some blood (s... Read more

  • Clean

    9/29/2014 1:15:11 PM, by KATIBUG49

    I have been out of town for the last week after getting out of the hospital the week before, so things have not been quite normal lately. S... Read more

  • Love the help from Spark People

    9/23/2014 10:38:57 AM, by KATIBUG49

    Ok, so I still can't seem to get it all together, do good one moment then quit & get lazy. If you have been told you must make changes to your l... Read more

  • Clean

    9/22/2014 1:58:13 PM, by KATIBUG49

    I have found out how hard it is when you have NO TV, NO Phone, NO Internet, NO Computer! So many things revolve around my life have to do with t... Read more

  • Wake up Call

    9/20/2014 6:40:30 PM, by KATIBUG49

    As you can tell it's been a while since I last posted a blog, well that's because I ended up in the hospital last Wednesday. I woke up out in the... Read more

  • It happened today!!

    9/18/2014 8:14:05 PM, by UPSTAIRSMARJ

    I've been working hard for five weeks now, exercising almost every day, tracking everything I eat, staying within my ranges for the most part. It... Read more

  • Wednesday

    9/17/2014 2:20:41 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Welcome to the middle of the week ! ... Read more

  • Funny

    9/16/2014 7:17:44 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Just a few sayings to get you to smile! Smile! ... Read more

  • Life

    9/15/2014 11:31:07 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Went for a short walk this month, a little slow but I was walking with a 3 1/2 year old. It was a fairly good day here, didn't get as much done a... Read more

  • Here, and not here.

    9/15/2014 11:24:58 AM, by SIRENNEA

    So my last blog was on getting a schedule going for my crazy life and for trigger foods and situations. It's been hit and miss for me here on Spa... Read more

  • 5K Can I?

    9/14/2014 6:32:41 PM, by KATIBUG49

    We all need goals with our plans on getting healthy, losing weight or even when it comes to our finances. Begin with simple goals that make... Read more

  • Getting stronger.

    9/14/2014 11:16:20 AM, by UPSTAIRSMARJ

    If I have a fatal flaw, it's that my inertia seems to weigh more than anything else in my life. Once I fall off the wagon, my tendency to let the... Read more

  • Smile

    9/13/2014 7:31:01 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Really cold here this morning, I was glad I had a meeting here so I didn't have to go out. Now it's time to do my computer work with ... Read more

  • Friday

    9/12/2014 10:25:41 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Yea, it's Friday - ready for the weekend. Don't have a lot of words in my mind tonight, computer shut down on me earlier due to a power outages &... Read more

  • Angry Feelings

    9/11/2014 11:39:15 AM, by KATIBUG49

    Yesterday wasn't so good, someone did something on one of my teams that kind of irritated me & I let it bother me. The problem is, they didn't ev... Read more

  • Wow...

    9/10/2014 5:12:05 AM, by VEGK80

    So I took a leave of absence from Sparkpeople and from my health and weight loss journey. It has been nearly a year and I have not moved forward... Read more

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