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  • A Good Day

    3/1/2015 6:04:11 PM, by PHOENIXINFERNO

    It seems like forever since I could just say "I had a good day". Today falls into that category. I was up nice and early, grabbed my shopping lis... Read more

  • A new sister in law in 212 days

    3/1/2015 3:59:23 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    I am so excited - my brother in law, Andrew (my husband's brother) got engaged last weekend to a wonderful woman, Jamie and I couldn't be more ha... Read more


    3/1/2015 12:10:49 AM, by REYNOLDSDJ

    The BIG day has FINALLY come. UPGRADE DAY! You see, I have been carrying aroun... Read more


    2/28/2015 10:07:06 PM, by LUVLIFE20

    here we go gets so busy and hectic, but I am determined to get back on the right track ... Read more

  • INVINCIBLE by Kelly Clarkson

    2/28/2015 2:44:13 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    I recently heard Kelly Clarkson's new song, Invincible and I was so touched by it - I have to admit I have loved Kelly Clarkson since I watched h... Read more

  • Dinner

    2/28/2015 10:08:21 AM, by SWEETMAMA227

    Hi everybody! Well...we were gonna go to this local place that is supposed to have awesome food...but we got a late start and when we got there, ... Read more

  • Goin out

    2/27/2015 2:08:29 PM, by SWEETMAMA227

    Well...tonight is the long-awaited date #3. We are actually going out this cooking involved! Although I'm not exactly sure where we ar... Read more

  • Pre ITC challenge - write a letter to yourself

    2/27/2015 12:44:13 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    For the upcoming challenge, we were asked to write a Pre ITC challenge, so here it is: Dear Self, It has been a while since you have be... Read more

  • it's friday

    2/27/2015 9:59:26 AM, by MOMMY445

    my allergies are really acting up this morning. i will just go out once in the afternoon to run a few errands. it got cold very fast yesterday ou... Read more


    2/26/2015 9:47:37 PM, by REYNOLDSDJ

    This week my mind has thought a lot about animals that hibernate. You see here... Read more

  • it's thursday

    2/26/2015 8:47:50 AM, by MOMMY445

    a day to reflect and recharge for me today. i am all caught up in both of my online courses, so i have some spare time on my hands. my daughter ... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    2/25/2015 8:19:28 AM, by MOMMY445

    a day to get outdoors and enjoy! even though it is cold here, it is sunny today. i am feeling a lot better today, so i will be outdoors more than... Read more

  • That time of year

    2/24/2015 8:17:28 PM, by DOILIEQUEEN

    Went in for my yearly check up. According to the numbers from my blood work, everything is pretty much the same as last year. Need to work on t... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    2/24/2015 8:37:09 AM, by MOMMY445

    i found, in the daily newspaper, an opportunity to get some extra work in to improve my math and english skills even more. i will inquire into th... Read more

  • Sleep

    2/24/2015 5:20:23 AM, by SWEETMAMA227

    I didn't sleep very well last night. I went to bed at 10:45 and was up at 12:30 and 2:15 and finally just got up out of bed at 3:00 cuz just layi... Read more

  • it's monday

    2/23/2015 9:08:12 AM, by MOMMY445

    off to a slow start this morning. my allergies are acting up just now, so i am taking it easy. my daughter was all bundled up for school today. i... Read more


    2/22/2015 12:09:02 PM, by READYRUBBIES

    make your own salad dressings, for your oils try:olive oil,grape seed oil,sesame oil,nut oils,or avocado oils.For your acid try:lemon juice,vineg... Read more

  • it's sunday

    2/22/2015 11:10:36 AM, by MOMMY445

    it's the last week of february and a week full of challenges for me. still looking for another job while continuing to do my two online college c... Read more

  • Luck

    2/21/2015 7:46:01 AM, by SWEETMAMA227

    I never seem to have much luck in the way of dating. I usually get through about 2 dates and then I never hear from them again. My second date wi... Read more

  • Stop and look at the clouds

    2/20/2015 11:43:27 AM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    So, this being the third snow day this week (this time for extreme cold), the boys and I dressed warmly in layers and went outside to get some fr... Read more

  • it's friday

    2/20/2015 9:58:07 AM, by MOMMY445

    another very cool day here today. i will head out in a while to run an errand or two. a day to catch up on housework and course work for me. then... Read more

  • Still Here

    2/19/2015 7:52:32 PM, by DOILIEQUEEN

    I'm still here, but have been slacking about getting on SparkPeople. I wish I could stay away from Facebook as easily as I do here... Read more

  • it's thursday

    2/19/2015 8:03:54 AM, by MOMMY445

    a very cool day here today. i just have to go out once and do one errand and then i am back inside for the day. my daughter was all bundled up th... Read more


    2/18/2015 11:09:01 PM, by REYNOLDSDJ

    If I have learned anything from this weight loss journey, it is have to take the good with the bad. Take today for instance: The go... Read more

  • My Brother's Birthday, 2 snow days and I finished the photo book

    2/18/2015 3:43:41 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    Today is my brother's 35th birthday and its a good thing to celebrate but it is also making me sad. He is the "Baby" and it is the first birthday... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    2/18/2015 9:02:45 AM, by MOMMY445

    a not as cool of a day here today. tomorrow it is supposed to be really cold here. so i will get the errands i need to do done today, so i can st... Read more

  • Inches

    2/18/2015 4:57:02 AM, by SWEETMAMA227

    I am officially down 16 pounds. Woohoo!!!! And I feel really good. I've never tracked my other measurements before but the SparkCoach said it w... Read more


    2/17/2015 11:11:42 PM, by REYNOLDSDJ

    Crunch berry cereal at 10:00 at night...this can't be good! Even though I am within my calorie range, I've got the late night munchi... Read more

  • Great work out day

    2/17/2015 8:22:30 PM, by MOMTOCONNOR2003

    So today I used my gym for the first time. I converted my 4th bedroom into a gym but for the past week I have continued to exercise downstairs. ... Read more

  • My hurt knee

    2/17/2015 1:50:25 PM, by CHELE0329

    I was so excited to get working out this year, I even joined a gym. I was doing great and last Thursday i hurt my knee. My friend gave me and my ... Read more

  • a cool day

    2/17/2015 9:05:43 AM, by MOMMY445

    it has started to lightly snow here today. i will be off shortly to run a few errands and to get my job search going full speed ahead. my daughte... Read more


    2/16/2015 9:35:48 PM, by REYNOLDSDJ

    Well I FINALLY got my spark activity tracker set up last night and today was my first day to track steps. One thing I noticed right off the bat ... Read more

  • it's monday

    2/16/2015 8:16:20 AM, by MOMMY445

    i'm taking it easy today and enjoying some much needed down time. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello. have ... Read more

  • Date.....Continued

    2/16/2015 5:53:22 AM, by SWEETMAMA227

    Ok...the date went really well. It's one for the record books! First date...on Valentines blizzard conditions....with temperatures below... Read more

  • Almost Forgot

    2/16/2015 12:01:08 AM, by BIGGESTLOSER44

    Don't know if I will make this on time. I almost forgot to write my daily blog. Didn't have time this morning and I worked until 11:00 pm. Jus... Read more


    2/15/2015 10:46:17 PM, by REYNOLDSDJ

    I had a great weekend. I got to go play golf with one of my girlfriends on Saturday. The weather was fabulous! Oh yeah, I guess I should preface... Read more

  • An the right track

    2/15/2015 4:27:47 PM, by MOMTOCONNOR2003

    Okay so I am not going to beat myself up over my eating on Valentines Day because it was a holiday and I did work out like crazy today to make up... Read more

  • NO! I'm Slack'n On My Track'n!

    2/15/2015 2:54:11 PM, by DEECANDOITAGAIN

    Positivity Needed. ASAP! This past week I've been slack'n on my track'n which could result in a setback. I don't have to track every single ... Read more

  • The Lifestyle Plan

    2/14/2015 7:18:23 PM, by BIGGESTLOSER44

    Well it has been a long time since I have visited this site and my waistline is showing it!! The weight I lost 6 years ago has slowly crept back... Read more

  • happy valentine's day

    2/14/2015 8:57:29 AM, by MOMMY445

    i found out yesterday that my contract job was completed. now i will be looking for other work. i am doing well in my online college courses. my ... Read more

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