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Day Twelve
8/1/2014 9:51:47 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Today was an emotionally draining day. Fighting with my husband and it seems just overwhelming. I'm feeling incredibly lonely. I took the day...  Read more

TRACYTREECE

Day Eleven
7/31/2014 2:29:25 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I am feeling great. Last night I did 62 minutes of Zumba and finished with more energy than I started. My legs were dead weight in the beginning. P...  Read more

TRACYTREECE

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
7/30/2014 1:12:16 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I got on the scale today and was down a pound. I'm happy for that 1 pound, because it's just been hard the last 2 weeks with being sick and the change...  Read more

JUSTAMOMOF5

Day Ten
7/30/2014 9:27:34 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Ran last night and it felt good. I need to start incorporating more yoga into my routine. These past 10 days I have been alternating running and XBo...  Read more

TRACYTREECE

Day Nine
7/29/2014 3:46:22 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Boy am I sore. I forgot how this feels. I love it. Zumba last night really worked my core (I feel silly saying that). Running tonight. I'm on Wee...  Read more

TRACYTREECE

Summer sickies, and a derailed training week
7/29/2014 10:36:31 AM,  1 COMMENTS

So, my eight month old son gave me a summer bug of sorts...days long fever, chills, and this crazy amount of fatigue and lethargy. He came away with...  Read more

MCOTTRILL

#backontrack
7/29/2014 6:56:55 AM,  0 COMMENTS

This challenge (yes I'm starting 2 days early) asks me to pinpoint the areas that I've been slipping. That's easy for me...the first is sweets and th...  Read more

JDRAKE8171

Week 1 a Success!
7/28/2014 8:39:57 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Was happy to weigh myself yesterday and saw I lost the vacation weight. But gotta keep this positive mojo going! I can feel this time I am going to hi...  Read more

BECKYS222

Sunday, July 27,2014
7/27/2014 11:52:51 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I'm at work right now, but just wanted to share how proud I am of myself!!! Yesterday tried to go for a bike ride. Got .3 miles away and it started p...  Read more

JUSTAMOMOF5

Six Days & Counting!
7/25/2014 9:11:23 PM,  1 COMMENTS

So happy to have my mojo back! Feeling so good that the thought of doing the Leslie Sansone Walk It Off in 30 doesn't seem so daunting. 3 days down,...  Read more

BECKYS222

Friday July 25, 2014
7/25/2014 11:35:04 AM,  3 COMMENTS

What a slacker!! I don't know what's wrong with me this week!! My eating has been good... not GREAT, but good. I have ZERO motivation this week. For w...  Read more

JUSTAMOMOF5

Three Days and Counting
7/23/2014 8:47:22 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Proud of myself for staying positive 3 days in. I have goals and a plan and am super motivated. Upped the exercise tonight. It never felt so good...  Read more

BECKYS222

Tuesday July 22, 2014
7/22/2014 11:59:34 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Had a very unproductive day today because my oldest daughter is so unorganized and lazy!! However, I refused to let it get to me..... the only upside...  Read more

JUSTAMOMOF5

Not Gonna Quit
7/21/2014 9:11:34 PM,  0 COMMENTS

So my vacation is over and I ate too much! But I wasn't feeling "wow this is good" h night but "oh my gosh am I stuffed!" So the first full day a...  Read more

BECKYS222

My first post-pregnancy 5k, weekend setbacks, and future goals
7/21/2014 12:32:07 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Saturday morning, I was frantically driving around in the backwoods of Stark County trying to find the damned race. A month ago, it seemed like SUCH...  Read more

MCOTTRILL

My Goals
7/20/2014 9:01:03 AM,  0 COMMENTS

OK, this is an area that I need to totally rethink. I don't think I've ever actually set fitness "goals"; I've just had a vague idea of what I would...  Read more

JDRAKE8171

Clothes
7/15/2014 8:43:35 AM,  7 COMMENTS

I've seen a big change in my clothes recently... so much so that pretty much nothing in my closet fits right. My tops are so long now! It's kind of cr...  Read more

DVONALT

Still trying to cut sugar
6/26/2014 4:06:46 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I add sugar so I do try not to go over 10 grams in a packed food. I just wished I could cut the sugar like the cigarettes& diet coke. I have to...  Read more

OCEANLUVER

How Do I Talk To Myself?
6/24/2014 7:46:19 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Hmmmmm, I'm not sure. This one is difficult for me. Usually when I read an article about something I have some immediate response to it assessing how...  Read more

JDRAKE8171

St. John USVI Days 16-17
6/23/2014 8:49:46 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Saturday 6/21 Day 16: The husband made a wonderful breakfast of filet, eggs, and hashbrowns while the rest of us started packing up and getting rea...  Read more

DVONALT

St. John USVI Days 14-15
6/20/2014 10:09:19 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Thursday 6/19 Day 14: We went to Salomon one last time... it was crowded so that bummed us out. I snorkeled a ton again (surprise) except I didn't s...  Read more

DVONALT

St. John USVI Day 13
6/19/2014 8:54:47 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Wednesday 6/18 Day 13: We started off the day with Maho. We were there on day one but wanted to visit again! The short walk to the beach is clutch,...  Read more

DVONALT

St. John USVI Days 11-12
6/18/2014 8:41:58 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Monday 6/16 Day 11 (how it really ended up happening): We did go to Jake's for breakfast, then went to the very east end of the island. We went to v...  Read more

DVONALT

Off Track... Again
6/17/2014 11:09:08 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Oh will power, why do you elude me so? I need to stop the snack foods, not just because they are unhealthy choices but because I literally feel...  Read more

BECKYS222

The Sweet Creep
6/17/2014 7:33:28 AM,  0 COMMENTS

I feel better when I limit sweets...I really do. And a few weeks back, I even went days (probably not weeks) without sweets. But, as weeks have passe...  Read more

JDRAKE8171

St. John USVI Days 7-11
6/16/2014 9:06:13 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Thursday 6/12 Day 7: Hubby made me some eggs and hashbrowns for breakfast :) Salomon Beach - only one other family on the beach. Snorkeled over...  Read more

DVONALT

The throws of double membership
6/12/2014 4:38:05 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Okay folks, I need some advice. I currently have a gym membership at my rec center at the University I work at. It's not too terribly expensive,...  Read more

JAHAR929

A Successful Day
6/12/2014 1:30:12 PM,  1 COMMENTS

So I was very proud of myself... I stayed within my calorie range, need to work on protein consumption but that's nothing new. I exercised... a...  Read more

BECKYS222

St. John USVI - Days 1-6
6/11/2014 8:42:17 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Helloooooo! We're having a lovely time so far. The only people that had any trouble getting here were my MIL and FIL (had to sprint to their conn...  Read more

DVONALT

One Month Jump Start
6/11/2014 7:03:17 AM,  2 COMMENTS

So 1 month from tomorrow we head off on vacation. Camping at the beach so unless I pack the bad food (which face it a weakness will be there in the fo...  Read more

BECKYS222

Why I struggle with Western medicine
6/10/2014 5:13:03 PM,  3 COMMENTS

So, I have migraines. For as long as I can remember. I do everything I can to manage them naturally so I do not have to take a bunch of medicine. I do...  Read more

JAHAR929

Cutting out sweets
6/5/2014 9:54:27 AM,  9 COMMENTS

Joined a group to help me stop the chocolate& sweet cravings. I stopped smoking 4- yrs ago& now after eating I need chocolate . So going t...  Read more

OCEANLUVER

The updates
6/4/2014 6:03:13 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I haven't written in such a long time. This happens when life really starts to get busy. I don't always agree with the hustle and bustle of life, but...  Read more

JAHAR929

Hit LEVEL 20 today
6/4/2014 2:01:05 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Today is an important milestone for me on SparkPeople. I reached Level 20. It took 2 years and 9 months. I stuck to it consistently through three s...  Read more

SPUNSILK327

Birthday Week
6/1/2014 5:27:46 AM,  0 COMMENTS

It's been a good birthday week. Granddaughters visiting, family, good food, beautiful weather (thank you, Lord), gifts for me/my garden. It's been a...  Read more

JDRAKE8171

I might be done... :*(
5/31/2014 11:04:49 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Tonight I'm so glad I have Spark People! I need to post something and don't know what other audience I would feel comfortable posting to. My hus...  Read more

BRANDIAUNNA83

Podrunner
5/29/2014 10:25:30 AM,  1 COMMENTS

I ran (pun intended) across some awesome couch to 5k music mixes and thought I'd share with the SP community. Here is a link to his mixes/the program:...  Read more

DVONALT

Tame The Sweet Tooth, My Lifetime Plan
5/28/2014 7:54:45 AM,  0 COMMENTS

This has been a wonderful challenge for me. I think I should continue blogging about this topic, because it has been a particularly difficult one for...  Read more

JDRAKE8171

Taming My Sweet Tooth, Week 4
5/23/2014 7:46:16 AM,  0 COMMENTS

I can hardly believe I've been at this for 4 weeks...and I'm approaching the end of my 4th week. But I'm actually only on week 3 of the "plan" due to...  Read more

JDRAKE8171

exercise
5/21/2014 7:10:11 AM,  0 COMMENTS

When it comes to exercise I am really good at being very active, but I could use help with consistency with aerobic exercise....  Read more

JDRAKE8171

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