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Workout Wednesday
7/16/2014 11:28:32 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I meet with my personal trainer on Wednesdays and workout at the gym on my own on the weekends. The rest of the week I workout at home. My trainer is...  Read more


7/16/14 - Bedtime
7/16/2014 10:31:34 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Quasi-polar vortex or not, it was simply a glorious day to be alive. Bonus points - since it was a bit cool this evening, I was able to put on a...  Read more


In Minnesota
7/16/2014 9:22:15 PM,  2 COMMENTS

My dad and I are in Minnesota in our room. We ended up eating what I fixed for lunch for supper instead. The weather was wonderful. Slept off and on t...  Read more


What the heck is a Burn Baby Burn Challenge Trophy?
7/16/2014 7:52:47 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Because I won one today...I don't even remember signing up for such a challenge! Today was a day of lost and found. Lulu and I went out for...  Read more


From The Start
7/16/2014 5:52:54 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I have struggled with my weight for a long time now. Last October I finally decided I was ready to conquer it. I bought a Body Media Core arm band and...  Read more


Setting a good example for my kids
7/16/2014 2:44:01 PM,  8 COMMENTS

"Do you want the last burger?" DS22 asked. "No, I'm going to bring it for lunch tomorrow. They were great burgers your brother made. This makes the...  Read more


Couch to 5K Week 3 Day 2
7/16/2014 7:39:06 AM,  4 COMMENTS

We know people who whine about cold weather running on FB. Turns out, I LOVE cold weather running. I'm very content out there at 50 degrees and I th...  Read more


Wednesday, July 16th
7/16/2014 6:24:54 AM,  17 COMMENTS

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Terrible Tuesday
7/16/2014 12:05:08 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Ironically, today was the best day calorie-wise I've had in the last 3 days. I also got a walk in. That being said...the day went wrong from start t...  Read more


7/15/14 - Bedtime
7/15/2014 11:06:41 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I didn't eat any junk today, and that's making me very happy. That was a hard one to type, because associating a mood with food has gotten me to wher...  Read more


No rest for me today
7/15/2014 9:59:04 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Been busy off and on all day long. Got the new water heater in. That's perfect because I got a really nice hot shower for the first time in weeks. Got...  Read more


I got another cortisone shot
7/15/2014 7:46:04 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I guess the huge needle is cringe worthy, but doesn't hurt a bit to get a cortisone shot in the knee, and I feel relief immediately. Numbing has worn...  Read more


82 Days + Engagement Photos
7/15/2014 2:53:02 PM,  16 COMMENTS

I got my engagement photos back yesterday. They look great. I still think I look a little lumpy in some, but I'm not going to post those. I've...  Read more


Couch to 5k Week 3 Day 1 - updating a day late.
7/15/2014 1:16:20 PM,  4 COMMENTS

We got out to tackle Day 1 of week 3 yesterday, but I didn't post about it. I could lie and say I forgot or was busy... but the reality is that...  Read more


The Plateau
7/15/2014 11:32:47 AM,  3 COMMENTS

It's happened. I am in the "Dreaded Plateau". With only 1 pound lost in the last month, I think it's fair to say that I'm there. I would t...  Read more


Tuesday, July 15th
7/15/2014 8:59:25 AM,  14 COMMENTS

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Please don't tell me my weight
7/15/2014 8:39:09 AM,  6 COMMENTS

Yes maybe I have been in denial this pregnancy over my weight. I can still do all my jumps in WERQ and I can still stand for an 8 hr day at work just...  Read more


7/15/2014 12:42:12 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Mondays sort of always give me the blues. Probably because its typically the end of a weekend and back to reality and the grind. I wish I could feel...  Read more


7/14/14 - Bedtime
7/14/2014 11:03:46 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I'm so lucky to have friends like Linda, because she and I have teamed up to reach a goal by 8/1. 381 I checked my green bean/wax bean patch t...  Read more


Got a hair cut today
7/14/2014 10:00:41 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I got a hair cut today. A first in a long time. And this short. It feels so good right now and its going to get some getting use to having it short. I...  Read more


Diary of a Fluffy Chick... 7/14/14
7/14/2014 6:45:42 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I just love this.... My inspiration for the day..... Keep Sparkling!!! HUGS!...  Read more


by feeling good about myself I dug myself out of the rut I've dug.
7/14/2014 3:54:57 PM,  1 COMMENTS

This was me Saturday. I deal with depression and lately it's been a little hard to cope with it, so I needed a day where I could feel good about...  Read more


Week Three - down
7/14/2014 1:14:26 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I have struggled this week and surprisingly it wasn't on eating the "bad stuff" but with eating up to my calories. I have added more veggies and frui...  Read more


Still Trying to Start Gaining Momentum
7/14/2014 11:17:00 AM,  3 COMMENTS

I'm really struggling. I have not done anything productive with my health. I work, sleep, eat, and go back to work again. I don't have energy to do an...  Read more


Regarding blogs I read today.
7/14/2014 10:40:44 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Today I read Sparkguy's blog where he talks about his new 10 minutes a day streak. It's the consistency that is important. Doing 10 minutes a day isn'...  Read more


Weigh in day 7/14/14
7/14/2014 10:18:43 AM,  6 COMMENTS

Weigh in 171.8 (stayed the same) I'm focusing on healthy eating. Just 2 things: watching my portions, including not having second helpings (woo hoo! 5...  Read more


Monday, July 14th
7/14/2014 9:38:57 AM,  10 COMMENTS

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Sometimes that number just shows up
7/14/2014 12:53:40 AM,  1 COMMENTS

It was a pretty good run day already. Went out to a bike path I've known since grade school with my wife and did 9.3 miles. Great path. All asphalt...  Read more


7/13/2014 11:30:32 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Sunday. The last day of the weekend is drawing to an end, and I honestly can't imagine what I have in store this week. I'm not used to this schedule...  Read more


7/13/14 - Bedtime
7/13/2014 11:00:31 PM,  8 COMMENTS

I went into Target to get cat food and ended up buying regulation workout clothes. When I go to the gym, I normally wear sweats and unisex T-shirts t...  Read more


Going to be a busy week
7/13/2014 10:11:34 PM,  2 COMMENTS

This week is going to be busy. Tuesday sometime we're getting a new water heater. Wednesday we're going to Minnesota. Thursday going to see a sneek pe...  Read more


Got my mojo
7/13/2014 6:53:35 PM,  3 COMMENTS

On my way to the gym, I backed into a ditch. I waited for a friend with a tow rope, then went to workout. I could have "ditched" the gym (pun intended...  Read more


I Seriously Need to Make Time for Me!
7/13/2014 12:45:41 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I have been very swamped with work - working at least 12 -16 hour days each day almost 7 days per week. If I did not get what needs to be done at wor...  Read more


A month full of happiness....
7/13/2014 11:34:20 AM,  1 COMMENTS

334 This month has been one happy moment right after the other! This weekend I was able to spend some time with my friend Amy whom I haven't been a...  Read more


Day 380: A 360 degree viewpoint change!
7/13/2014 10:15:21 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Hi friends! So I've been trying to stick to my "rules" I made for myself and I feel like overall, I've done well. I have missed two days of getti...  Read more


Sunday, July 13th
7/13/2014 6:26:30 AM,  14 COMMENTS

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Day 2 of 100
7/13/2014 1:21:33 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Progress is definitely a slow process but I feel good. I just completed day 2 of the 100 days of exercise challenge and I already feel more energetic....  Read more


7/12/14 - Bedtime
7/12/2014 11:31:46 PM,  6 COMMENTS

WooHoo! I finally got my hair cut today. I didn't look at my checkbook but I bet it's been at least six months. My stylist was not pleased. Sorry....  Read more


Its done finally
7/12/2014 10:11:14 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Finally got my grandniece's afghan done. I made the section that I was on smaller than I wanted to because it was getting way too big. Worked on some...  Read more


Saturday, July 12th
7/12/2014 10:37:21 AM,  9 COMMENTS

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