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  • I nailed it!

    8/27/2015 12:11:38 PM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    Day two of my 5K training and I nailed it. I know this isn't my first time doing this but each time I go through my training it is with the same ... Read more

  • Joule! (pronounced Jewel)

    8/26/2015 7:02:44 AM, by MALKS_ARIA

    PUPPY LOVE! She is making me get up each hour, go ou... Read more

  • Felt good to say No!

    8/25/2015 12:58:52 PM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    Yesterday was my scheduled day off and I was taking full advantage of workout, no doctors appointments, no when another st... Read more

  • Pride!

    8/21/2015 12:28:05 PM, by JENS1974

    So, I'm beaming today. Received this picture from a recent hike with my family and can't believe the difference in my body! I'm getting close... Read more

  • Can we get this year over with already!

    8/13/2015 8:56:33 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    2015 started off great but then BAM!!! It has become quite trying and I am ready for it to be over with. First with houseguests from Hell, my BF ... Read more

  • Aug 12, 2015

    8/13/2015 1:58:31 AM, by MALKS_ARIA

    Hair has been cut a good 8 inches 4-6 in April and 4 inches today- (I could not donate it due to the bleaching) off since the beginning of the ye... Read more

  • Positives... Gratitude

    8/10/2015 4:28:01 AM, by MALKS_ARIA

    Read today's article on Gratitude... and it is something I have been working on for a while now... cuz Hubby is extra positive and non-judging of... Read more

  • Sugar Addictions

    8/8/2015 11:59:06 AM, by IDNYCAGIRL

    I have with in the past year decided to quit sugar to get on a healthier path with my nutrition. Things changed and ... Read more

  • Son, gishwhes, and Back to School!

    8/7/2015 2:39:41 AM, by MALKS_ARIA

    My son is doing better! He passed the mega stone last Sunday night. We are really limiting his soda pop, making him drink pleny of water (along... Read more

  • There is always someone to talk to

    8/4/2015 9:13:29 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    Last night I probably made an enemy but that was... Read more

  • The new me!

    7/29/2015 9:31:28 AM, by JENS1974

    Wow, it's amazing the difference a few months can make. I'm just kind of rock'n and roll'n. Seems that I've kicked my emotional eating habits. ... Read more

  • Summer recap

    7/29/2015 1:15:10 AM, by IDNYCAGIRL

    As August begins I am wondering where did all my motiva... Read more

  • I did it!

    7/28/2015 8:20:39 AM, by MALKS_ARIA

    I had an unexpected day yesterday. .. spending it in the ER as my son woke me up at about 130p in extreme pain. At that point an 6 out of 10.. by... Read more

  • End of deployment.

    7/23/2015 9:15:19 PM, by NAOMI_ACOSTA

    How to explain to people who never go through this, who think a week apart from their loved ones is a big deal. The past 6 months it's been me a... Read more

  • A letter to my children...

    7/23/2015 10:03:54 AM, by BRANDIJO71

    Since coming home from his second deployment... my oldest son and his wife are ...well...struggling. I sent them both this message...and in wr... Read more

  • Blessed and Stressed... how does that happen?!?!

    7/23/2015 9:57:34 AM, by BRANDIJO71

    Life in so many ways is so good right now. My daughter was married in May. Now we've found out they are expecting :-) My son is home and get... Read more

  • The Expected Answer...

    7/21/2015 6:47:35 PM, by MALKS_ARIA

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  • Howdy!

    7/17/2015 12:34:35 AM, by MALKS_ARIA

    So my right knee went caplooeee and is hurting. The good news is the X-rays show no damage. Bad news is it still hurts. I am on a week in pai... Read more

  • I can't do it all...

    7/16/2015 8:00:45 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    You can only run on borrowed energy for so long before your body decides enough is enough...I have stretched myself quite thin over the past mont... Read more

  • Still Here

    7/9/2015 8:30:14 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    I know I have been a little MIA but I am still here plugging along...things have really been hectic since I have gone back to work...first two we... Read more

  • hummm June 2015

    6/28/2015 12:11:30 AM, by MALKS_ARIA

    Well, looks like my last blog was 2013 .... been a while. I admit, i am still struggling with being right at 300 lbs. I have ups & downs within... Read more

  • Slow and Steady - 20 lbs down!

    6/23/2015 10:54:52 AM, by JENS1974

    There are days when I'm thrilled with my progress and feel like a I'm so different now...not only in appearance, but in my confidence and just ho... Read more

  • Out with the old!

    6/14/2015 12:46:35 AM, by MOMONTHEGO02

    I am so looking foward to having new clothes and throwing away the old. How I feel emotionally now just thinking about it, makes me excited to ge... Read more

  • Changes

    6/5/2015 5:19:41 AM, by NAOMI_ACOSTA

    Really hate it when I have the day mapped out in my mind and then it all goes pear shaped. Whilst I am glad that the outside of the house is bei... Read more

  • Recap January-May

    6/1/2015 7:34:36 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    Some of you may know that when I stepped on that scale on January 8th, I was horrified...the number had crept back up to 184 pounds...I reached t... Read more

  • New Meds and I need advice...Please!

    5/30/2015 8:15:07 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    I started new meds 10 days ago...I have been having issues with my moods and I knew that I really did need help and as much I as don't like takin... Read more

  • Not for Shaming

    5/29/2015 6:49:15 PM, by DAMEGRISE

    (These are some notes to myself and self-talk about the weight I gained in the last week as tracked by WW. I am not going to update my SP weight ... Read more

  • First week back to work

    5/27/2015 10:51:11 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    The past week has been great! I really enjoy being back to work. It is not as fast paced as what I was used to but it is still nice to be doing... Read more

  • Orientation

    5/21/2015 2:51:53 PM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    This morning was my orientation, there were supposed to be 8 of us in the class but I was the only one to complete all the required pre-employmen... Read more

  • Pushing myself

    5/20/2015 2:12:09 PM, by JENS1974

    I've reached this point with my fitness where I really enjoy pushing myself a little harder each time. On Saturday night, it was pushing my yoga... Read more

  • A new lifestyle

    5/18/2015 11:08:18 AM, by JENS1974

    We had the typical game, Girl Scouts, cleaning and shopping. As I tried to wrangle the kids into bed last night, I realized I n... Read more

  • It's been a crazy month

    5/18/2015 8:54:53 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    It's hard to believe that May is here and almost gone...where has this year gone already These past couple of months have been so full of up... Read more

  • Recovery.

    5/11/2015 7:44:06 PM, by NAOMI_ACOSTA

    Wow, been a tough few days. Recovery from this last IBS attack is slow, but the scale moved down this morning, so that's something positive! Sl... Read more

  • I hate my guts!

    5/10/2015 7:43:56 PM, by NAOMI_ACOSTA

    I mean that quite literally! I do love myself, I am proud of all my accomplishments, but I hate my digestive system. I hate having simultaneous... Read more

  • Progressing!

    5/8/2015 11:55:43 AM, by JENS1974

    I felt confident enough to snap a progressing pic at the gym this week! It feels so great to be doing this! On Tuesday, I couldn't go to the ... Read more

  • 13 Pounds Gone! Healthy Body Here!

    4/29/2015 9:19:40 AM, by JENS1974

    I'm down 13lbs today! I can't believe it! One of these days I'll start taking my other measurements because I know my body is changing more tha... Read more

  • Happy Monday

    4/27/2015 7:42:02 AM, by NATHELESS

    Had a great last week or so in the activity department. Yard work (lots), a bike ride, trampolining, and walking. Since last weekend, only one da... Read more

  • I think I might miss them when they leave...

    4/26/2015 7:45:33 AM, by FINDINGBOBBIE

    Ok, maybe I won't exactly miss them but with having house guests, my homebody BF doesn't want to be home on his days off which means I am getting... Read more

  • It's being noticed!

    4/22/2015 10:19:48 AM, by JENS1974

    The scale and I have a love/hate relationship. Ok, mostly hate. I get on the scale and it's up or the same. So on days when I don't see the sc... Read more

  • Faced with adversity, I bought new clothes

    4/21/2015 7:15:39 PM, by NATHELESS

    I spend so much time tugging at my compression stockings that I decided a change in wardrobe was warranted. It was either that or wear sweatpants... Read more

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