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  • Working on Getting My Business Going Again

    10/12/2016 5:06:42 AM, by BMCC488

    I'm going to give typing this blog on my new laptop a whirl... the keys are slightly to the right, I am "missing" a few buttons I was used to on ... Read more

  • Trying Again

    10/11/2016 8:40:08 PM, by MAPFARMS

    I need to get running again. I did a half marathon a year ago and now I'm basically starting over in my training. I ran/walked the Root River 5... Read more

  • 100 days of exercise day 76,77,78,79 and 80

    10/11/2016 6:52:10 PM, by AMIEMICHELE

    The beginning of October has been awful for me and I am so behind on everything, however I did manage to get my exercise in. Friday I rode the bi... Read more

  • Tuesday

    10/11/2016 12:49:36 PM, by COOP9002

    hope you are having a blessed day. ... Read more

  • Judging Food

    10/11/2016 8:40:49 AM, by BA5454

    Last night I fell into the trap of judging my food again. The cookies on the counter were 'bad'. The fresh raspberries in the fridge were 'good'.... Read more

  • New Church, Week 2 Weigh-in, etc.

    10/10/2016 11:24:37 PM, by BMCC488

    Yesterday we went to a local church for the first time. I thought it was okay and felt at least as comfortable as I'm liable to feel in a new env... Read more

  • I'm doing something right? (BLC32)

    10/10/2016 10:24:56 PM, by MALAMI518

    One portion of the weekend challenge for BLC32 asks us to "Reflect and blog about what your doing right this blc." My first reaction was to wond... Read more

  • Inspirational Woman

    10/9/2016 9:45:26 PM, by MAPFARMS

    What an inspiration this woman is. She does local are... Read more

  • Sunday

    10/9/2016 9:20:17 PM, by COOP9002

    it's been a busy weekend. i was blessed to help baptize three in our church this morning. tomorrow is the long day of moving Josh and Savannah to... Read more

  • Not getting skinny. Getting happy.

    10/9/2016 12:22:32 PM, by DEB9021

    Finding time today to blog for the first time I a while. Plenty of things I could/should be doing, but it's been too long since I checked in wit... Read more

  • Today's kick in the Butt

    10/9/2016 12:12:45 PM, by BLUEROSE73

    Tomorrow is my final weigh in for my diet bet. This morning I weighed myself. I've hit my goal. Now to keep it there until weigh in tomorrow. ... Read more

  • Small victories

    10/9/2016 10:40:12 AM, by DEBRAJ61

    If you read my status on Oct 8th, you will know that I was sad because I was not able to participate in the Hartford Marathon this year. Some mig... Read more

  • Goal for Today

    10/9/2016 6:32:53 AM, by BA5454

    After a 14.2 mile day yesterday (walking, with a just few miles of horseback riding thrown in), here's my goal for today: Read more

  • Week 2 Weigh-In Pic and one of my favorite tv shows...

    10/9/2016 2:43:54 AM, by GOODGETNBETR

    Been eating less but not a whole lot better yet except for adding in some broccoli and fruit. Walking more and hitting the weights once or twice... Read more

  • Some Down Time

    10/8/2016 10:00:54 PM, by BMCC488

    The past couple days have been semi-boring, filled with much needed rest and recuperation. Yesterday I did end up using my laptop to play a diffe... Read more

  • Saturday

    10/8/2016 2:13:28 PM, by COOP9002

    we sent our daughter and her husband off this morning as they headed to Hannibal to take some engagement pictures for a friend and her fiance. ... Read more

  • Today's kick in the Butt

    10/8/2016 10:29:41 AM, by BLUEROSE73

    ... and follow up on yesterday I returned to my practicum. There was plenty to do, but it was for the most part pushing papers. I get that... Read more

  • Saturday Morning Funny

    10/8/2016 6:23:26 AM, by BA5454

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  • More and More Done in the Apartment

    10/7/2016 3:52:56 PM, by BMCC488

    Yesterday I woke up sometime after six and tried to go back to sleep but couldn't, so with not much sleep I got out of bed around seven. I hung o... Read more

  • Five Year Maintenance Musings

    10/7/2016 2:05:23 PM, by MOBYCARP

    In July 2011, I reluctantly admitted I needed to track what I eat, and joined Spark People. I set what I thought was a stretch goal, get my weig... Read more

  • WEC 5 Blog what I'm doing right this round

    10/7/2016 2:02:46 PM, by SIOBHANKNITS

    Reflect/write about what I'm doing right this BLC: 1. Have eliminated all refined sugar from my diet. No mochas, cane sugar, maple syrup, s... Read more

  • Friday

    10/7/2016 1:16:14 PM, by COOP9002

    had a great run this morning. looking forward to seeing our daughter and son-in-law as they spend the night and then head to Hannibal in the morn... Read more

  • Now Is Not Forever

    10/7/2016 8:42:55 AM, by BA5454

    "Now is not forever and never is a load of crap." Not my sentence, but a friend had posted it on FB in connection with her difficulties in ... Read more

  • Today's kick in the Butt

    10/7/2016 8:06:40 AM, by BLUEROSE73

    This morning I weighed out (final weigh in) on my first of two diet bets. I made this one plus two pounds. Now I have to hit my next goal - one ... Read more

  • 100 days of exercise day 72,73,74 and 75

    10/6/2016 6:03:35 PM, by AMIEMICHELE

    I went out of town Tuesday to go to a concert so I am really behind on blogging so I am going to combine the days into one blog. Day 72 - I st... Read more

  • Hurricane Matthew

    10/6/2016 11:35:45 AM, by COOP9002

    it's a wet day in mid-Mo. Hopefully, all we get is rain and nothing severe later this afternoon. my prayers are with our neighbors to the Southea... Read more

  • Thankful Thursday

    10/6/2016 11:14:15 AM, by BA5454

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  • Birthday & Getting My Room Set Up

    10/6/2016 4:16:26 AM, by BMCC488

    My birthday was pretty good. It didn't really take off until we left for the movie at three o'clock. We did indeed see Deepwater Horizon. It was ... Read more

  • Clean Eating/21-Day Fix/Meal Prep Adventure

    10/5/2016 10:41:29 PM, by MYRRH924

    On Sunday (or maybe I started researching Saturday), I... Read more

  • Wednesday

    10/5/2016 10:45:14 AM, by COOP9002

    hope your Wednesday is going well. We are getting ready for our usually busy night of midweek activities. our youngest daughter seems to be settl... Read more

  • Elder Care

    10/4/2016 7:36:39 PM, by BA5454

    This doesn't have anything to do w/Spark People, other than being a source of change. And change usually (not always) = increased stress. A ... Read more

  • Tuesday

    10/4/2016 10:48:05 AM, by COOP9002

    it was nice not to have anything to do yesterday evening. our youngest daughter seems to be acclimating to high school rather well. although her ... Read more

  • Today's kick in the Butt

    10/4/2016 7:57:29 AM, by BLUEROSE73

    I'm just not feeling very good today. I am tired. I couldn't breathe this morning, so today's run turned into a 3mile walk. Now I've got waves... Read more

  • One of Those Busy Days

    10/4/2016 2:55:07 AM, by BMCC488

    Six days now. Feeling really good. Sometimes I feel really hungry, sometimes not. I'm doing well with water intake as well, I let that slip recen... Read more

  • Tracking

    10/4/2016 12:14:48 AM, by HOPERY

    My main goal for this month is to track and stay within my calorie range. The first 2 days of the month, I didn't do so hot. Today was better. ... Read more

  • New Job check in

    10/3/2016 4:01:51 PM, by SNOWKC

    Whooo!! The last month was a whirlwind! The job transition was a major adjustment and I had some travel and some visitors thrown into the mix to ... Read more

  • 100 days of exercise day 72

    10/3/2016 2:32:08 PM, by AMIEMICHELE

    I survived this day but that is about it. I did 15 minutes of leg exercises and stretching. I was in a lot of pain by the time I got home from wo... Read more

  • Monday

    10/3/2016 10:26:33 AM, by COOP9002

    i'm rather weary from our weekend. it was great to have our daughter, son-in-law and their dog with us this weekend, but i'm a little wore out af... Read more

  • Today's kick in the Butt

    10/3/2016 7:47:17 AM, by BLUEROSE73

    Back from today's run already. It went well. I finished my stepbet on Saturday. 6 weeks of walking 6 times/week - 6500 steps 4 times a we... Read more

  • Lazy Sunday

    10/3/2016 2:21:08 AM, by BMCC488

    Another day under my buckle with tracking and staying strong. It's been a lazy Sunday today. We hardly did anything. I felt so tired I slept a lo... Read more

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