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  • A Setback

    6/6/2016 7:13:40 PM, by JULIEJULIE3

    Last week I had a breakdown of my coping skills and totally fell into a depression. It was horrible. So now I'm going to remind myself of what I ... Read more

  • What It's Like to Be Overweight

    5/25/2016 3:30:13 AM, by JULIEJULIE3

    I want to write about the physical consequences for me of being larger. Just the size elements. I have a serious gut that hangs down and rub... Read more

  • Stuff From Today

    5/25/2016 1:53:00 AM, by JULIEJULIE3

    This afternoon I went for a walk with my walking partner. We usually walk at the high school track about a block from my house, but the principal... Read more

  • My Work in Progress

    5/19/2016 1:32:07 AM, by JULIEJULIE3

    So I'm working on getting back into shape and improving my fitness level. Apparently I have a difficult time with consistency. I'm officially tak... Read more

  • Continuing to make progress

    3/14/2016 3:34:49 PM, by MAWOOD

    I have lost another pound. I have been increasing my exercise and can now do 4 and 5 mile Leslie Sansone walking DVDs. I am feeling stronger an... Read more

  • Recovering after surgery

    2/24/2016 12:40:43 PM, by MAWOOD

    Had abdominal surgery a month ago. It gave me an opportunity to lose some weight since my appetite was decreased for a while. My appetite is ba... Read more

  • February 15, 2016

    2/15/2016 8:35:57 PM, by RMR9798

    Well, I haven't been doing too bad lately - been keeping at lease very close to my range, exercising, and not gaining. However, I just got finis... Read more

  • January 23, 2016

    1/23/2016 7:33:38 AM, by RMR9798

    It was a good week! I didn't get to the gym every day because of some work training, but I still managed to get in some exercise at home on the ... Read more

  • January 16, 2016

    1/16/2016 12:48:07 PM, by RMR9798

    I had a really good week! Went to the gym at lunch every day, stayed in may calories every day, and lost a pound! I have been stuck and slowly ... Read more

  • January 10, 2016

    1/10/2016 8:19:00 PM, by RMR9798

    The weekend went by entirely too fast! Got some things accomplished though - housecleaning, laundry, took down Christmas stuff, and worked throug... Read more

  • January 8, 2016

    1/8/2016 7:29:00 PM, by RMR9798

    Yay it's Friday!! The week went by fast. Did pretty good this week. Made it to the gym 3 times, stayed in my calorie range, and didn't get too... Read more

  • January 5, 2016

    1/5/2016 8:18:52 PM, by RMR9798

    Back to school today! I am taking 2 classes this semester, both online. I logged in today and discovered both of these classes involve group pr... Read more

  • January 4, 2016

    1/4/2016 8:42:03 PM, by RMR9798

    Another good day! Back to work, stayed in my calorie range, and did 30 minutes on the elliptical. Very cold day though (for south Alabama anywa... Read more

  • January 3, 2016

    1/3/2016 7:18:58 PM, by RMR9798

    Today was a good day. Saints beat the Falcons...WHO DAT!! A Saints win is always nice. Got caught up on some laundry and cleaning, hung out wit... Read more

  • January 2, 2016

    1/2/2016 4:24:24 PM, by RMR9798

    So far so good in the new year! It's starting to feel like everything is settling down from the holidays. Been doing housework and listening to... Read more

  • December 31, 2015

    12/31/2015 2:52:31 PM, by RMR9798

    Tomorrow is a new year. 2015 has not been the best year in a lot of ways, so I'm ready to move into 2016. I think I have been eating my feeling... Read more

  • Struggling

    12/6/2015 1:51:33 PM, by MSOLIS99

    The day before thanksgiving I twisted my knee and possibly tore my ACL. It's very hard to get around as I'm overweight and have weak legs to begi... Read more

  • Wow 2007?

    11/17/2015 10:22:34 PM, by EYESWEAR

    I can't believe I last logged on here in 2007. I think I was in a much better place back than and unfortunately, I didn't know it. Reading the ... Read more

  • Out-of-Control Eating

    7/19/2015 5:18:28 PM, by RMR9798

    I have been having so much trouble lately staying on track with my eating. I am exercising regularly (thank God), but I can't seem to keep my ea... Read more

  • Life Can be Crazy

    6/1/2015 11:27:26 PM, by MAWOOD

    Can't believe how long since I was active on Spark. Life got busier. I had to increase my work schedule to keep my benefits and so I let other ... Read more

  • I'm Getting Some Momentum Going

    5/27/2015 7:36:17 PM, by JULIEJULIE3

    On Monday I did my second hike of the season, a very easy and short hike along Little Zigzag River in the Mt. Hood National Forest. It was beauti... Read more

  • First Hike of the Season

    5/22/2015 12:32:54 AM, by JULIEJULIE3

    Today I decided to hike Latourell Falls in the Columbia River Gorge. I've done this hike a bunch of times, but this one was different. I had surg... Read more

  • The Basics

    2/10/2015 7:39:34 PM, by JULIEJULIE3

    I'm happy to report that I am doing better. I decided to make a concerted effort to do the Basics that I learned when I had my partial hospitaliz... Read more

  • Feb. 7, 2015

    2/3/2015 6:55:41 PM, by HELP4ME2

    Made a trip to my primary care doctor. My cholesterol is too high so she is putting my on Zetia and I have to have a liver scan, then went to the... Read more

  • Super sore! but feeling the benefits!

    1/22/2015 11:13:21 PM, by R0S1E430

    As I spend my days studying for the NCLEX, I have also taken some great advice from Kaplan NCLEX and SPARK!, to exercise. I started my gym member... Read more

  • Back to Spark after 7-year hiatus!

    1/20/2015 4:35:32 PM, by R0S1E430

    It's hard to believe that a few years ago end of 2007, I joined Spark People and was able to lose 30 pounds to achieve my goal of 120 pounds. Sin... Read more

  • Let's try this again...

    1/14/2015 6:56:35 PM, by JULIEJULIE3

    So my life took kind of a nosedive not long after my last blog entry. I wound up in a partial hospitalization program for quite a while. Then thi... Read more

  • 12-26-14

    12/26/2014 10:44:04 AM, by HELP4ME2

    I am always coming back to SparkPeople after some time of messing up. I have added a Fitbit to help me keep on track I hope. Today will be diffic... Read more

  • 7 DAYS NOW

    10/24/2014 2:47:21 PM, by LANNE1956


  • back in ernest now

    10/17/2014 9:53:04 AM, by LANNE1956

    osince i abandoned this i have done nothing but go downhill. i found out i needed to go on dialysis, and have been on pd for abt 7 months now. ... Read more

  • Making Life an Adventure

    9/2/2014 12:01:34 PM, by LEOWENS73

    This topic really rings a bell with me. I love looking at life as an adventure! Unfortunately, I don't always do a great job of it for myself. BU... Read more

  • Changing my life

    8/14/2014 1:19:35 PM, by LEOWENS73

    Today, I'm still working to get over a cold. But making progress to make some permanent lifestyle changes. Today, I walked away from some cinnamo... Read more

  • I'm back

    7/8/2014 12:04:01 PM, by JULIEJULIE3

    Apparently it's been forever since I did anything meaningful here. My life is changed so much since my last entry. I got married last December. W... Read more

  • Retirement thoughts

    6/12/2014 7:52:24 PM, by YANKEEGRANDMA

    The change is harder on my diet and fitness goals and patterns than I expected it to be. I need to just create new habits. I noticed today that m... Read more

  • MARCH 29, 2014

    3/29/2014 2:59:26 PM, by HELP4ME2

    I Have finally retired but have no slowed down. My husband had 2 deaths in his immediate family within 3 months. I have been ill for five days wi... Read more

  • Starting over

    1/16/2014 1:32:19 PM, by SAMARA7705

    After my divorce I seemed to lose my focus and determination to be healthy. I've gained back 100lbs and it's time to make a change. I'm in a new ... Read more

  • This is hard...

    1/6/2014 8:46:13 PM, by LIGHTNHEALTHY1

    But I'm okay and it's worth it!... Read more

  • December 25, 2013

    12/25/2013 9:02:26 PM, by HELP4ME2

    I have not been in SP for a long time. I have had some challenges, some surgery and a few things that seem to have sent me backwards. I know it i... Read more

  • What happened

    5/24/2013 12:29:58 PM, by IAMAHOTMAMA

    I was doing so good. I joined Weight Watchers in May of 2012 and by September I was down to 185. Then I had some financial issues and had to move... Read more

  • Jan. 27 2013

    1/27/2013 2:52:27 PM, by HELP4ME2

    I have not visited SparkePeople in some time. I was keeping a food journal to show my doctor so just did not put anything here. Then I got sick a... Read more

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