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Daily Plan - 4.15.14 - Day 44 of 70....Whaaaat ?!?
4/16/2014 2:32:42 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Hmmpf, I didn't get very far with this, now did I? Two days to be exact. Oh well, let's start again...with yesterday's results. Because, I did...  Read more


Living Life with Purpose
4/15/2014 4:27:12 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I never thought I would say things like…”I love salads” or “I love working out”…but, I’m saying it! I never thought I could wake up and feel energized...  Read more


Tighten Loose Skin DURING Weight Loss
4/12/2014 4:02:24 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Skin is the largest organ of the body, and taking care of your skin is just as important as your weight loss. I have been doing a lot of research on h...  Read more


Do What Works for YOU!
4/10/2014 6:08:08 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I finally found what works for ME! I’m learning that I have to cater my lifestyle changes specifically to my needs, and it varies each day. I’m not go...  Read more


My Daily Plan: 4.10.14 (Day 51 / 70)
4/10/2014 9:31:54 AM,  9 COMMENTS

It’s (not so) funny how life conspires to trip one up as soon as one makes a decision / commitment – especially if one goes public! No sooner did I d...  Read more


Daily Plan: 4.9.14 (Day 50/70)
4/9/2014 9:26:04 AM,  23 COMMENTS

Today is Day 50 of the 70 Day Indigo Spring Challenge and today is the day I turn around this downward slide I've been on and start again climbing the...  Read more


No, I'm not pregnant. I'm just fat but thanks for asking!
4/3/2014 1:06:39 PM,  8 COMMENTS

So I'm currently out of town for work. My schedule has been really hectic but I've been doing pretty good about eating right and making it to the gym....  Read more


3/31/2014 11:10:23 PM,  6 COMMENTS

The results are in Sparkers…21 POUNDS GONE and it took me 1 month of full dedication and consistency! I couldn't be more proud of myself for making th...  Read more


3/20/2014 4:57:10 PM,  6 COMMENTS

My kid has ataxic CP, she's 10 and still can't ride a bike with training wheels without white knuckling it the entire time! I entered her into a conte...  Read more


Curvacious_10 in PRINT!
3/19/2014 5:37:45 PM,  3 COMMENTS

A year ago, I volunteered to take some professional print photos for my company. I had no clue they would be using the pictures ALL around the office....  Read more


3/18/14: What I ate today! :)
3/18/2014 9:41:27 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Here's an example of what I ate today, and how I've lost 15 pounds so far!!! Breakfast: Banana, 1/4 cup of Blueberries, 100 Calorie Yoplait Greek...  Read more


Eat the D*MN Cookie!
3/18/2014 5:39:28 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Every now and then, we will be faced with life’s temptations. Your company will have a catered party or potluck, people will offer you delicious, yumm...  Read more


Lifestyle Change
3/17/2014 12:58:58 PM,  7 COMMENTS

It took me baby steps to get to where I am now. I’ve made little changes and stuck to them, and I am reaping the benefits daily. I realize that I have...  Read more


Down 10lbs My First Week!!!
3/3/2014 12:24:19 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Wow, the results are in, I put my mind to it and dedicated myself ONE week of healthy changes and I lost 10 pounds!!! Sure it might be just water weig...  Read more


Feeling blah
2/28/2014 1:24:01 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Well let's see for this week I have tracked every day. That is good. I didn't T-tapp three times though. That is not good. I got on the scale this m...  Read more


2/24/2014 2:06:23 PM,  0 COMMENTS

So let's recap this past week. I did the BWO+ workout of T-tapp twice and I did PBS and OIP one day. I also did OIP/HF two nights and one night of Fa...  Read more


Another long day with a 5k added in
2/22/2014 11:14:44 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Today was another difficult day for me. I woke up and ran in another 5k race which makes the third race so far for me this year. I also managed to loo...  Read more


Valentine's Day for Singles... Rant
2/14/2014 10:31:10 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Today was a really long day. I'm sure you all know that it was Valentine's day today. Work was busy but okay. I had a good day for the most part. Righ...  Read more


I am in it to WIN IT!!!!
2/14/2014 12:25:45 AM,  6 COMMENTS

I am so happy that I bought the Spark Activity Tracker!!!! I guess I am the type of person who enjoys see the numbers rack up from the tracker being...  Read more


Swam today
2/10/2014 8:37:04 PM,  5 COMMENTS

So did 30 laps today. I swim ten laps at a time with about 5 mins break in between. That exercise had me mellow all day. I was supposed to do 30 DS t...  Read more


30 Day Shred - Day 11 (23 Days)
2/9/2014 10:25:47 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Hey did do it again today! My butt and back ached from level 2 so instead of taking time off I went back to level 1. I also managed to inveigle hubby...  Read more


2/9/2014 7:10:08 PM,  2 COMMENTS

My husband and I have made plans to go on a mini vacation to Jamaica in June and I am really feeling pressure to lose weight before then. he more I t...  Read more


30 Day Shred - Day 10 (22 days) Started Level2
2/8/2014 10:47:27 AM,  1 COMMENTS

So its Saturday and I totally fell off the wagon this week! I have no idea why. Actually when I told my husband I missed four days he is like are yo...  Read more


Today's Small Celebration 2/8/14
2/8/2014 8:38:24 AM,  19 COMMENTS

I weighed in today for one of my Spark teams and I've reached a new low weight 345 ....this is my 2nd time in 3 wks touching 213 lbs - hoping this...  Read more


one block at a time, getting in the groove
2/6/2014 11:48:22 AM,  8 COMMENTS

I'm here, I'm spinning the wheel, I'm logging my food and fitness minutes...I'm checking off my goals! Last night I was looking at my goals and saw I...  Read more


Finding Time To Do MEEEEEE
2/5/2014 11:55:08 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Yes. I was thinking how I always leave what I have to do for me till last, so that others around me has gotten so used to me letting them go first....  Read more


again...I'm back...again sabatoging/indulging self....again...
2/4/2014 11:26:25 PM,  9 COMMENTS

Been here, done this, it's been very good for me. Good people, good ideas, good inspiration, good things to learn about, good incentives, just plain g...  Read more


Building Skills
2/4/2014 10:09:08 AM,  7 COMMENTS

I notice in my reading that everyone has a different name for this process. Its a journey where you have to build emotional skills that helps you to...  Read more


30 Day shred - Day 9 (17 days)
2/3/2014 9:44:44 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Hi guys! I am still alive. I didn't feel well this weekend and my oldest daughter was sick and throwing up on Saturday. I was in no mood to do...  Read more


What is something you own or carry with you that seems contrary to who you are unless ...
2/1/2014 9:44:07 PM,  11 COMMENTS

I think that the things we carry... our talismans, juju, bits of bankie (some call it a blankie - go figure!)... whatever you keep near you as a remin...  Read more


RE: I'm Back, After A, Very Very, Long Break.
1/31/2014 10:50:36 AM,  84 COMMENTS

RE: I'm back, after a very very, long break, i'll be, very very, honest with, you now, i have not had the energy to go out much, so have been hiding...  Read more


30 Day shred - Day 8 (13 days)
1/30/2014 10:43:57 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Hey everyone, I fell asleep last night (passed out) and I am going out tonight so I risked it and did Day 8 in the morning! It was great but I fe...  Read more


30 Day shred - Day 7 (11 days)
1/28/2014 9:34:12 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Cool nice one today! 5 lb weights were fine. Maybe I will try the ten for some exercises tomorrow. I still have not got hubby to do it with me but he...  Read more


30 Day shred - Day 6 (9 days)
1/26/2014 10:17:29 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Whoo hoo! Loved it tonight. Used 5lb weights for everything except shoulders! I also was able to raise my legs higher during the running in place....  Read more


30 Day shred - Day 5 (8 days)
1/25/2014 11:25:22 PM,  1 COMMENTS

So I broke for 2 days. SO much was going on and I think the negative comments played a little on my mind. Anyway I did day 5 today and it felt great...  Read more


Thank you thank you thank you
1/25/2014 10:17:05 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Can I just say wow to you guys! I posted all depressed about people speaking about my gaining weight and bang I come back tonight and everyone has bee...  Read more


I Embrace You
1/25/2014 3:09:34 AM,  6 COMMENTS

I so appreciate your comments. I lived for years in Boston and then in New York City making my living as a professional artist. I have done quit...  Read more


Books for Bulges update.... re Backsliding With the Big Boys
1/24/2014 3:21:42 PM,  4 COMMENTS

The flies flew south, but there are still flaws in the ointment. At 3 AM, weary of reading Robert K. Massie's endless accounts (the final hundre...  Read more


You putting on weight!
1/23/2014 8:48:49 AM,  9 COMMENTS

Sigh, Blogging since I feel a little distressed right now. No body shaper today and someone asked me how I am putting on so much weight. I said...  Read more


I Trade Bulges for Books
1/23/2014 12:40:49 AM,  11 COMMENTS

I am by nature not much of a chatter. This day I must tell all. I returned my 17 library books today and most were unread. For me, this was a s...  Read more


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