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  • Starting Another Dietbet

    9/14/2014 4:46:15 PM, by DUKEFAN86

    My sister and I decided to start another Dietbet tomorrow, and that's really helping with the mojo. I have some fresh veggies already washed and ... Read more

  • Sad Money

    9/11/2014 3:16:14 PM, by LANINJALOCO

    Well this week has been one of blessings and sadness. I finally got my old company to pay out the vacation days and bereavement they owed me whic... Read more

  • Trouble in paradise

    9/6/2014 8:27:21 PM, by LANINJALOCO

    So I weighed myself today and I have gained 2 pounds! I'm set back by this because I counted every calorie, drank my water, and exercised. I'm no... Read more

  • Day 122 ~ 77 days

    9/3/2014 2:09:19 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    Wow. So its been 77 days since I last posted. However just because I've gone 77 days without posting does not mean that I have gone 77 days witho... Read more

  • Jesus conquered death, hell and obesity!?

    9/2/2014 3:52:16 PM, by LANINJALOCO

    When a person embarks on a journey in their lives they like to attribute the lessons learned to something bigger than themselves. For the fol... Read more

  • You find out who your accountability partners are

    9/1/2014 1:58:47 PM, by LANINJALOCO

    Today was the first day of my health journey and I have to say it started out fantastic! I ate extremely well and exercised a lot of self control... Read more

  • Looking for Motivation

    8/31/2014 9:49:17 AM, by DUKEFAN86

    I've lost my mojo. Has anybody seen it? *sigh* Life's so busy, but I'm not the only busy person. I don't want to use "busy" as an excuse, b... Read more

  • RMR & Extreme Weight Loss

    8/12/2014 9:57:50 PM, by DMARTIN302

    I'm watching Extreme Weight Loss, the episode with Sara, who is 4'5" and started her journey at 265 pounds. She's a dynamo! She did fantastic thr... Read more

  • Frustrated with Annual Physical

    8/9/2014 12:15:35 PM, by READINGGAL

    I've worked hard the last four months for good results at my annual physical. The good news is that my blood pressure and HDL (bad) cholesterol n... Read more

  • Day 3 on The Plan

    8/3/2014 8:40:59 PM, by MFHOOPER

    I on my 3rd day and I'm feeling pretty good. Still tired especially since I didn't sleep well last night. Just "started" today so am probably a... Read more

  • Halfway through July

    7/17/2014 6:28:28 PM, by EMMAFLY

    Just like that, the month is half over and I have some time to myself before the semester starts... now what do i do? I've been a bit of a... Read more


    7/3/2014 9:47:59 PM, by EMMAFLY

    *cue battle roar* Ok, so the June Challenges have finally been defeated with only one extra day needed. Woohoo! The last week was a bit to... Read more

  • Day 45 ~ Excuses

    6/25/2014 11:49:46 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    So I'm trying to do better. Today I got on the treadmil, tracked my food and got all my water. I didn't get my five fruits and vegetables and ins... Read more

  • A good challenge

    6/24/2014 9:31:57 AM, by EMMAFLY

    If you haven't guessed by now, I like challenges. The feeling of completing something difficult, outside of a comfort zone or that there are nay... Read more

  • Day 43 ~ Back on track

    6/23/2014 9:38:02 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    So It has been a rough week. I went on vacation and as soon as I got back I pulled two doubles and got a total of 35 hours at work in 3 days. I f... Read more

  • Streaks & Weekly Goal Review (June 15-21)

    6/22/2014 10:33:57 AM, by READINGGAL

    Trying hard not to get discouraged this week because I gained a pound ... and can't pinpoint why. I worked hard all week to do everything right. ... Read more

  • Day 39 ~ Traveling

    6/19/2014 10:41:10 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    Traveling days suck. The seem to take the entire day and are draining. You can't eat very well because in most cases you are forced to eat out. Y... Read more

  • Day 38 ~ Finding my motivation

    6/18/2014 11:42:22 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    The last two days were rough. I didn't even get 3,000 steps I didn't feel like I exercised. I felt like my eating choices were bad and I felt ent... Read more

  • Day 36 ~ A little unmotivated

    6/16/2014 11:33:51 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    At the end of the day today I feel discouraged. A couple of things didn't go the way I planned today. I'm trying to look at them all positively a... Read more

  • Weekly Goal Review (June 8-14)

    6/16/2014 1:41:36 PM, by READINGGAL

    I have been tracking 8 goals. Last week, while I was on vacation, I met 55% of them. This is I met 87% with 2 days at 100% (meeting all 8 goals).... Read more

  • Day 35 ~ Weekly Goal Review

    6/15/2014 10:08:58 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    Is the week over already? This week flew by. So let see how well I did. Weekly goals: ~ 8 Cups of water 7/7 day 100% ~ 30 min... Read more

  • Day 34 ~ Upward Sprial

    6/14/2014 11:08:00 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    I'm hoping this blog encourages some friendly upward sprials to everyone who reads it. I was recently reading The Spark. It discussed the do... Read more

  • Day 33

    6/13/2014 10:40:39 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    Today I did something super epic. I went through my closet and tried on most of my clothes. This was really hard on me. It was difficult to try o... Read more

  • Day 31 ~ Loving myself

    6/11/2014 11:56:03 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    I wanted to sit down and write a blog about why I gained all the weight. But the more I thought about it the more I dreaded it. It felt lik... Read more

  • Day 29 ~ Goal Review

    6/9/2014 6:50:41 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    So I missed another blog but this one I anticipated. I had to close at Wendy's and it is always hard to get everything done before work. I'm very... Read more

  • Home from Vacation

    6/8/2014 2:44:08 PM, by READINGGAL

    I'm home from vacation now and laundry is done. The end of the week didn't go as well as the beginning of the week, but I still feel like I was s... Read more

  • Day 27 ~Time Wasting

    6/7/2014 11:24:35 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    First of all I'm upset I didn't blog yesterday. I had a nice streaking going with reflecting every day and blogging about. I did still do the ref... Read more

  • Day 25 ~ Doctors and running around

    6/5/2014 7:36:32 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    So Today I went to the doctors and found out that I am sick again. Got prescription meds and then spent the next three hours searching for a cert... Read more

  • A well-stocked pantry

    6/5/2014 9:46:38 AM, by EMMAFLY

    Just a heads up of all the places I get the myriad ingredients I put in my food to make it taste better-- see if you have something like it near ... Read more

  • Day 24 ~ Difficult Choices

    6/5/2014 12:06:12 AM, by CRAZYWRITER

    Today was hard, just like I knew it would be and also harder than I expect. Part of why I was sick the other week has returned, so I've made... Read more

  • A flurry of curry!

    6/4/2014 8:00:38 PM, by EMMAFLY

    Well, I had a slightly panicky moment today... but through the power of teamwork, good knife skills and a well-stocked pantry and spice drawer, i... Read more

  • Vacation Days 2&3

    6/4/2014 10:21:46 AM, by READINGGAL

    Monday I went to the Florida Aquarium and took their Dolphin sighting boat cruise. Then Tuesday was the tour of downtown Tampa and surrounding ne... Read more

  • Day 23 ~ Taste Changes

    6/3/2014 9:53:55 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    So today I was in a huge rush and didn't pack my lunch for break. So when at wendy's I ordered a hamburger and some nuggets. Something I used to ... Read more

  • Day 22 ~ Tracking the progress

    6/2/2014 9:34:21 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    So Today was an amazing day! I got so much done. I did some wii fit exercise, walked on the treadmill, did a ab work out, and walked my pupp... Read more

  • Oooh, shiny workout!

    6/2/2014 10:59:54 AM, by EMMAFLY

    Well, the latest workout craze that's sweeping Facebook is one I'm a little familiar with after someone posted about it here a year or so ago: 3... Read more

  • Vacation Day 1

    6/2/2014 7:51:33 AM, by READINGGAL

    Yesterday was the 1st day of my vacation. Hubby and I drove 11 hours from NC to FL. I tried my best to plan for this. We brought a cooler with 5 ... Read more

  • Day 21 ~New Weeks Goals

    6/1/2014 11:28:28 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    So Monday Starts the new week and the month of June. So I wanted to write down my weekly goals and monthly goals in todays blog. June Goals:... Read more

  • Day 20 ~ Discouraged But Determined

    5/31/2014 10:15:35 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    It's been a rough week. I had a lot of plans for the week and a lot of them got left behind in the craziness that was life. Today especially was ... Read more

  • Day 18 ~ Life

    5/29/2014 3:55:57 PM, by CRAZYWRITER

    So yesterday was a really really bad day. It started out bad with too little sleep and I was just grumpy and tired. I was trying to have a positi... Read more

  • Best Motivator

    5/29/2014 2:21:39 PM, by READINGGAL

    Recently I've been thinking of the best Motivator in my life ... my 1st grandchild coming in December! What a GREAT moment to be alive for .. and... Read more

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