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  • Day 146/Alarm Clock

    5/26/2015 8:20:12 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I need to find a better way to wake up that won't startle and wake up DH! Had my 2nd alarm set for this morning a little too loud and startled my... Read more

  • Day 145/Computer Break

    5/25/2015 9:34:25 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I've realized that I spend WAY too much time sitting at my desk, on the computer... even though I don't do that much. If I was actually working o... Read more

  • Body Image

    5/24/2015 5:46:33 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    Albeit, I do need a new swimsuit (mine is way to big on top), but I realized today that it doesn't matter what I look like at the beach. 95% of p... Read more

  • Exercise DVD

    5/23/2015 10:36:00 AM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I don't have time for a long blog, but I just wanted to share something. When I was at Dollar Tree yesterday I found some exercise dvd's. I only ... Read more

  • Musings

    5/22/2015 11:59:50 AM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I was doing so well but then ended up eating a PB&J and some cookies that I did not need. I ended about 125 calories over. At least I tracked it ... Read more

  • Day 142/The Kindness of Strangers

    5/22/2015 8:03:54 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    Still having a hard time getting back into the swing of things. I've not gotten on SP for a whole week! So I'm going to try to take the time toda... Read more

  • Low white cells

    5/21/2015 8:40:17 PM, by MARYJEANSL

    Today Danny had a regular clinic visit for blood counts. I wasn't expecting anything too bad, since his counts had been fine on Sunday. In part... Read more

  • I can see light at the end of the tunnel

    5/21/2015 1:46:48 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I have these dreams of succeeding. I was thinking about what kind of clothes I want to buy while I was laying down for a nap with my 4 year old (... Read more

  • 50 POUNDS GONE!!!

    5/21/2015 1:41:00 PM, by TEXASHSMOMOF3

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  • This weekend!

    5/21/2015 11:58:51 AM, by SUNSHINE_FLOWER

    This weekend is going be filled with fun fun fun! Sundown Saturday to Sundown Sunday is Shavout -- Feast of weeks . As known as... Read more

  • Fast Food

    5/20/2015 7:54:12 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I've been having a little trouble making right decisions. At least I exercised today- and got in 1 healthy meal. I guess you could consider ... Read more

  • Never quite complete

    5/20/2015 5:16:10 PM, by KIMLYNHEN

    I have to say that and am embarassed to say that I set let's of goals and do not reach any of them. I always start off strong and then life come... Read more

  • Tracking

    5/19/2015 3:07:52 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I guess it was about late April when I decided that beachbody was not for me (I'm so turned off by the coaches and everything that I don't think ... Read more

  • Making Lemonade

    5/19/2015 1:50:31 AM, by JELLYBEAN007

    I had a very disappointing day today. I made plans to connect with a new friend (well, potential new friend - I don't really know her yet) after ... Read more

  • Nerd-dom

    5/18/2015 9:46:12 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I loved comic-con so much and my husband and I are already planning on going to another one. I had an NSV as I bought a size Large Walking Dead T... Read more

  • Start and Stop; Repeat

    5/18/2015 8:10:15 AM, by KIMLYNHEN

    I have this issue with being really motivated and working out consistently for about a week and then it falls apart. This cycle repeats itself o... Read more

  • Pity Party

    5/18/2015 7:48:58 AM, by TORNADOTAMER

    Just got finished with a month-long pity party. It was fun for a few days, but getting sucked back into a cycle of binge eating gets old after a... Read more

  • Alexander has nothing on Danny

    5/18/2015 2:30:40 AM, by MARYJEANSL

    That would be Alexander, he of the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. I actually thought we had had terrible, horrible, etc., days befor... Read more

  • Day 137/Chapter 2

    5/17/2015 9:53:11 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    Love, love, love the reading in Made To Crave (by Lysa Terkeurst) today. Chapter 2, tearing down my tower of impossibility (because ... Read more

  • Day 135/Made to Crave

    5/15/2015 10:36:56 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    Made To Crave Daily Devotional (Day 2): Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you;... Read more

  • Bad Ankle

    5/15/2015 1:17:45 AM, by MARYJEANSL

    I don't think I mentioned in earlier blogs that I had an appointment with my own doctor (how bizarre to go to any doctor other than my kids') las... Read more

  • Busy Day Today

    5/14/2015 12:02:36 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I already started the chili and tracked it. I love doing a makeover recipe because most of the legwork is done for me- if I can find one that is ... Read more

  • Having a Hard TIme

    5/13/2015 1:30:50 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    Getting back on track is not going easy for me. Actually, I'm eating chips as I type this. This was not the normal have fun on mother's day weeke... Read more

  • Everything as of May 12 2015

    5/12/2015 6:36:26 PM, by SUNSHINE_FLOWER

    Once again we are going through changes in our home. We just found out that my husband that has heart problems now is a type 2 diabetic. He... Read more

  • Day 132/ Battle Sugar Ants

    5/12/2015 9:56:46 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    There should be an ant picture in the seasonal emoticons. They're everywhere! Okay, maybe it just seems like they are everywhere. Th... Read more

  • Day 131/ Fasting

    5/11/2015 6:28:41 PM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    So, I've decided to go on a liquids fast starting today. I totally botched it at lunch time. I wasn't even thinking and I ate lunch ... Read more

  • Time to make a change

    5/10/2015 11:24:56 AM, by COJUDY

    Mother's is a good time to look at where I am and where I want to be. I am at my heaviest weight. I am realizing that is is going to t... Read more

  • MRI results

    5/9/2015 12:49:17 AM, by MARYJEANSL

    I was quite nervous about Danny's MRI results. Dr. Whiteway had put the request for a scan in the system, but when I went in to schedule it a we... Read more

  • Beginning of the end of emotional eating

    5/7/2015 8:56:11 AM, by MAMA910

    They say the first step is recognise the problem right? Well, yesterday, after my very thin, very pretty sister was talking about her body and h... Read more

  • Day 3

    5/7/2015 8:16:42 AM, by F70176555

    Not Good and the scale did reflect it =( So I will not cry or despair I will just start new again. Every day and every minute is a chance to... Read more

  • Day 2 Done!

    5/6/2015 12:06:14 PM, by F70176555

    Yesterday was a pretty good day. I did go over by a some calories but I am breast feeding and was very active so that I know helped. Stepped on t... Read more

  • Day 126/ All About That Bass :)

    5/6/2015 8:06:10 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I'm in love with the song All About That Bass! I'd never heard it before, and I was introduced to it 1920's style in this video Read more

  • Day 1 Done good!

    5/5/2015 12:05:10 PM, by F70176555

    I made it! I kept to my calorie count yesterday and even thru the night when I felt like I was starving! It's very hard to refrain from eating at... Read more

  • Day 125

    5/5/2015 8:57:02 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I'm still not back in the full swing of things. I'm not getting up extra early like I was. In fact, I get up with DH's alarm at 0630... Read more

  • A goal for this week!

    5/4/2015 2:06:20 PM, by F70176555

    I have had three sick kids and it has really messed me up with my eating the scale said a scary number this morning and I have set a new goal for... Read more

  • Just needed to vent

    5/4/2015 8:27:53 AM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I'm a bit stressed out with my husbands family to say the least. Its not my immediate in laws. My Father in law (who is actually my husbands step... Read more

  • Day 123/ Poison Ivy

    5/3/2015 11:13:53 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    So, I didn't get a chance for DH to show me how to use the new TV, so no working out this morning. We got the new TV, actually got cable TV for t... Read more

  • Day 122/ I'm BACK!

    5/2/2015 8:43:06 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    Hello again! I've been sorta depressed and not doing well at all, I should have posted that I was going to be out for a while, but I didn't even ... Read more

  • Some Good Choices

    5/2/2015 12:52:28 AM, by JELLYBEAN007

    It's been chaotic around here the last few days. We've got a birthday, surprise family visits, performances, intense deadlines, illness, other vi... Read more

  • May Goals

    5/1/2015 1:38:35 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    Well, here I am again back with the calorie tracking. Its the good old fashioned methods that work. Tried and true. Logging what goes in my mouth... Read more

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