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Hump Day - Day 50 of my 100 Day Exercise Challenge
4/19/2014 2:02:47 AM,  12 COMMENTS

On March 1st of this year I started a 100 Day Challenge and invited others to join. Mine was an exercise challenge today is the halfway point so I th...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

Losing weight is easy.
4/18/2014 9:29:03 AM,  5 COMMENTS

-dodges all the rotten fruit- I'm not crazy, I promise! As a morbidly obese person I'm sure I'm the last one expected to spew those words, but it...  Read more

WIPINGSWEAT

Woo hoo!
4/17/2014 10:48:57 PM,  3 COMMENTS

So, big surprise for me today. DH had a doctors appt and is going to need surgery, probably on both shoulders. He's being sent to a specialist in Litt...  Read more

WIPINGSWEAT

Education for Girls
4/17/2014 6:28:30 PM,  9 COMMENTS

Education for Girls is so important. It was focused on when one girl was shot for her bravery. Now over 100 girls have been abducted from a school i...  Read more

EGRAMMY

Today I Hit a Milestone - 130 Pounds Lost - Now the Fun Begins:)
4/16/2014 8:07:22 PM,  40 COMMENTS

Today I hit a new Milestone I finally broke my plateau and lost 2.4 pounds and made it over the 130 pounds lost mark. I am now sitting at 131.6 pound...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

Monday...
4/14/2014 5:14:30 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Today is the worst day of the week for me, but I think that Linda's words are sinking in. Instead of whining outwardly or calling in sick because my l...  Read more

WIPINGSWEAT

Weekends...
4/12/2014 9:08:30 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I've been a good girl today, and it's SATURDAY! I don't know if it's because the DH and mini are gone or if I've just done well, but I have stuck with...  Read more

WIPINGSWEAT

Small wins
4/11/2014 10:02:59 AM,  2 COMMENTS

So, I am trying very hard to be committed to my plan for the 100 Day Challenge. Committed being the operative word instead of Interested (Day 2). Some...  Read more

WIPINGSWEAT

Daily Burn--> Day Two
4/11/2014 10:02:23 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Today was Core 1 workout day, very basic, low impact easy to do. I usually hate core days but today was not as bad as it could have been. The workout...  Read more

BABY-G1

Eating Pause...
4/10/2014 3:01:27 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Linda Spangler mentioned an 'eating pause' in one of her many articles (I'm not sure where I read it, I just know it was her). The theory is that ever...  Read more

WIPINGSWEAT

Daily Burn --> Day One
4/10/2014 10:11:11 AM,  5 COMMENTS

Well I like many others have been looking for motivation to get up and moving and exercising. Problem is I am having a lot of joint issues and overall...  Read more

BABY-G1

100 Day Challenge
4/9/2014 10:50:29 AM,  3 COMMENTS

I have learned a lot about myself in 40 (!) years. One of those things is that I am completely an Aries. I am impulsive, undisciplined, stubborn and a...  Read more

WIPINGSWEAT

Turning Bad News Into Good (Heart Transplant List A No Go)
4/8/2014 9:35:01 PM,  38 COMMENTS

We went to Dallas this past week to find out whether or not I had met the criteria to be placed on the heart transplant list. I went to the heart fai...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

Ugh. Winter sucked.
4/7/2014 3:59:35 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I've been AWOL for much too long and it's so hard getting back in the swing of things. Thanksgiving started the craziness and it was followed by 2 dea...  Read more

WIPINGSWEAT

Made It Thru The Storm:)
4/4/2014 11:13:07 PM,  21 COMMENTS

Well I am happy to be writing to you again today last night was an exciting trip to say the least. We came thru some rough weather and the worst was w...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

Mom This Is No April Fool's
4/2/2014 12:22:09 AM,  37 COMMENTS

My Daughter Sent Me These Pictures Today This Is a Picture of Me Last Year At My Mother's Birthday Party In August I thought I looked so good in...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

Rough Weekend
3/31/2014 10:44:52 PM,  20 COMMENTS

My cousin and his wife were blessed to have all of her grandchildren come to stay with them for Spring Break . Some of her grandchildren were there...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

Week 2 Weight Watchers
3/28/2014 10:19:45 AM,  5 COMMENTS

Okay so I'm on week 2 of getting back on track with Weight Watchers and this weeks weight loss is 4.4lbs! I'm super excited that I'm on my way to a h...  Read more

MRSCOCHRAN2011

Strange Alternatives to Easter Candy? You Be the Judge:)
3/22/2014 11:45:34 PM,  27 COMMENTS

I went shopping at Wal-Mart and decided to go down the Easter Candy Aisle to see what was new for my grand kids this year. They had all the usual can...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

Day 22 of 100 - Enjoying A Spring Day?
3/21/2014 8:09:02 PM,  14 COMMENTS

My Flowers think that it is Spring and at least after 1:00 today the weather did too it warmed up to 68 here today My day started out great...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

Happy New Year Noorez to Zororastrian friends
3/20/2014 9:51:53 PM,  8 COMMENTS

67 249 Happy New Year Noorez to Zoroastrian friends and relatives. "In Zoroastrianism, light is the great symbol of God and Goodness, whether...  Read more

EGRAMMY

Day 18 - Slowing Down But Not Happy About It
3/18/2014 1:55:32 PM,  20 COMMENTS

On March 1st I started a 100 Day Challenge to do 100 Minutes of Exercise for 100 Days. It was going very good I was getting in excess of 100 minutes...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

Getting back to me... Part 2
3/18/2014 10:06:07 AM,  7 COMMENTS

I was definitely not expecting to have a part two but just had to say that after a lot of thought about it and talking with the people around me about...  Read more

MRSCOCHRAN2011

March 17, 2014
3/17/2014 10:10:35 PM,  1 COMMENTS

My step-daughter turned 21 yrs old today. That is amazing to me. Her Dad & I got married when she was 8 and she has always been a great daughter to me...  Read more

TRICIA1957

Getting back to me...
3/17/2014 11:37:43 AM,  4 COMMENTS

Ever since I miscarried no scratch that, ever since I found out I was originally pregnant back in Jan of this year I have been completely derailed fro...  Read more

MRSCOCHRAN2011

An Irish Blessing
3/17/2014 10:08:02 AM,  2 COMMENTS

May you always have work for your hands to do. May your pockets hold always a coin or two. May the sun shine bright on your windowpane. ...  Read more

NUTNFANCY3

March 16, 2014
3/16/2014 9:33:39 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Had a wonderful day with my church family worshipping God. Even though it was a rainy, chilly day God was raining blessings down on our little church....  Read more

TRICIA1957

Don't cry :(
3/16/2014 11:11:21 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Don't 'cry' about it, Take Action! Exercise, find your healthy way of eating and don't give up! I find that I need accountability and encourag...  Read more

NUTNFANCY3

March 15, 2014
3/15/2014 10:50:56 PM,  1 COMMENTS

We went to town and got some shopping done for my son's FBLA trip coming up soon. Then we went out to eat at Fuji's Japanese Steakhouse with son and h...  Read more

TRICIA1957

March 14, 2014
3/14/2014 10:36:19 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Our gardening shed is coming along great. We have shelves on 2 sides and will have a table with a container in it to mix soil and use in potting. We h...  Read more

TRICIA1957

March 13, 2014
3/13/2014 10:45:12 PM,  3 COMMENTS

It felt so great this morning to get up and head to the gym. I did my 45 minutes cardio/strength training class. Then visited with my Mom. Afterwards...  Read more

TRICIA1957

March 12, 2014
3/12/2014 10:25:51 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Spent the day shopping with my niece at the mall. I found 2 pairs of sandals on sale for $10.00 each and a cute polka dot blouse for church. Tried on...  Read more

TRICIA1957

March 11, 2014
3/11/2014 10:03:05 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Got on the scale today and have lost another pound this week. Trying really hard to keep portions in control and not over eat. Getting more physical a...  Read more

TRICIA1957

March 10, 2014
3/10/2014 10:28:28 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I had a really good day today. Worked at pruning the fruit trees getting them ready for spring. Hopefully we will have a good crop this year and be ab...  Read more

TRICIA1957

My Mom's New Residence
3/10/2014 8:54:40 PM,  10 COMMENTS

The last thing that children ever want to do is have to place their parents in a health care center. However, sometimes, it just becomes necessary. It...  Read more

FRANCIE-N-BELLA

Thank You Spark Friends You Really Came Thru For Me:)
3/10/2014 11:27:01 AM,  19 COMMENTS

Yesterday I was very upset about a situation that had happened with my family and write a blog entitled Day 9 of 100 - Having a Bad Day in which I ran...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

March 9, 2014
3/9/2014 11:00:14 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Day didn't start off very well, wasn't feel well and missed church. So just slept in and felt sluggish till afternoon. Went outside about 3:00 an...  Read more

TRICIA1957

Day 9 of 100- Having a Bad Day(Warning This Is A Rant)
3/9/2014 5:47:06 PM,  18 COMMENTS

I know this sounds petty but I need to get this off my chest so I don't turn to my old nemesis food. After yesterday my family has allowed me to feel...  Read more

EMSSBEARS

How will Windows Xp change affect our Spark?
3/9/2014 2:47:17 PM,  11 COMMENTS

I am reading lots about XP not being viable any more.... I am reading that the old tower with XP doesn't do will with the needed upgrade... I am r...  Read more

EGRAMMY

March 8, 2014
3/8/2014 10:07:56 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I blew this day in so many ways I can't even count. From beginning to end I messed up over & over. It feels like an avalanche rolled over on top of me...  Read more

TRICIA1957

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