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  • Fantastic Friday

    3/6/2015 9:34:00 AM, by TORNADOTAMER

    Two of the kids have been sick all week, so we have been homebound. It's getting a bit unbalanced here, so a trip out this weekend might be a go... Read more

  • Day 65/ Day 12 of 30

    3/6/2015 7:54:54 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    Waiting on an email to tell me if we are going to school today or not. I'm kinda hoping not, because then I'm going to jump back into bed, lol. I... Read more

  • No One's Watching - Have a Snack

    3/5/2015 9:02:56 AM, by TORNADOTAMER

    Old habits definitely take a while to overcome. I confronted one last night when everyone went off to bed and I was alone with the snack monster... Read more

  • Day 63/ Day 10 of 30/ Rewind

    3/4/2015 12:56:08 PM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I totally got off the bandwagon the last few days. I've been having wheat and dairy. So I'm restarting the clock at the last day I did good (for ... Read more

  • Day 10 - Closing in on two weeks

    3/4/2015 8:23:43 AM, by TORNADOTAMER

    I am on day 10 of exercising consistently for 4 weeks! Hurray! Setting a goal of physical fitness has done wonders to keep up my morale a... Read more

  • Lesson Learned

    3/3/2015 2:43:06 PM, by TORNADOTAMER

    Today is day 9 in my 28 day commitment to exercise and NoS. Yesterday was busy. It was our homeschool co-op day, so I packed a small lunch ... Read more

  • Delays and Ironies

    3/2/2015 11:12:01 PM, by MARYJEANSL

    This morning Danny seemed to be feeling a bit better than he had the previous couple of days. We headed to the clinic for his scheduled chemo. ... Read more

  • I didn't want to do this

    3/2/2015 10:33:43 AM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    But I did. Logging that is. I didn't want to weigh myself either, but I did. its not official because I'm still on my period, but I fel... Read more

  • March, march, march onward!

    3/2/2015 9:51:01 AM, by TORNADOTAMER

    Hello new month! I had a very nice weekend and stuck to my plan (following NoS means that my weekend days were S days, or days when I may eat sw... Read more

  • Back pain

    3/1/2015 12:57:32 AM, by MARYJEANSL

    Not a great week for Danny, although it should have been. The first part of the week he was indeed feeling well, and back to his old self.... Read more

  • 3 lbs. down!

    2/28/2015 12:00:30 PM, by TORNADOTAMER

    Ah, the weekend is here and I'm feeling wonderful! It has been a rather easy week, which is kind of scaring me right now. Isn't it supposed to ... Read more

  • Day 59/ Day 9 of 30/ Pizza

    2/28/2015 8:02:14 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I could have said no. I should have said no. I'm not going to give up. This is a setback, not a failure! DH ordered pizza last night, with wings ... Read more

  • Body Clutter - Chapter 3

    2/27/2015 1:23:30 PM, by TEXASHSMOMOF3

    I know, I know, it's been a while, but some weeks it seems like nothing slows down!!! So I finally got around to reading chapter 3 of the FlyLad... Read more

  • Yikes!

    2/27/2015 9:59:46 AM, by EATTHEELEPHANT

    Yikes! I went on vacation, planned on staying on maintenance (instead of weight loss) for a while and blew it. I've gained four pounds! Ok, so... Read more

  • Fitness Friday/Goals

    2/27/2015 9:22:58 AM, by TORNADOTAMER

    Five days of fitness! Hurray! I'm so excited to get through these five days and begin to ingrain the habit of exercise into my morning routine.... Read more

  • Day 58/ Day 8 of 30/ Oops

    2/27/2015 8:15:36 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I totally sabotaged any progress I may have made last night. I had a grand total of 6 tacos between lunch and dinner. I didn't have any wheat or ... Read more

  • Goal reached!

    2/27/2015 1:23:35 AM, by LYDIAHESER

    I am so happy I reached my goal weight for the week in our accountability group here. I didn't think I would do it, but I did! I just wanted to... Read more

  • An update

    2/26/2015 12:56:36 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    Well. the past few days have been hit and miss with the blogging and with the tracking. I've not been able to exercise due to extreme coughing bu... Read more

  • Morning Musings

    2/26/2015 8:37:51 AM, by TORNADOTAMER

    Exercise - done!! Ah, it feels good to stick with a plan for four days in a row! Our bodies are incredibly amazing, aren't they!? Days ago... Read more

  • Day 57/ Day 7 of 30

    2/26/2015 8:27:46 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    Weather says our snow is supposed to melt today, I'm so sad. I was hoping for more snow so the girls could go play in it. Instead we... Read more

  • I just noticed a common theme!

    2/26/2015 1:15:15 AM, by LYDIAHESER

    I just noticed a common theme here on spark, that is we all seem to struggle to keep up with our daily schedules and enter our info on spark. Th... Read more

  • What Can I Say....

    2/25/2015 4:45:14 PM, by TORNADOTAMER

    I'm starting again! This time my hubs in on board and we are motivating each other. I've decided that I will exercise every morning without try... Read more

  • Day 56/Day 6 of 30

    2/25/2015 8:02:01 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    My snack-in-a-bowl idea worked really well for both me and the kids... though the kids ate all of their snacks before lunch and were... Read more

  • Day 55/ Day 5 of 30

    2/24/2015 7:52:04 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    According to my phone it is snowing, but it's not light enough out for me to see yet. Hopefully it will be real snow and not more ice. It looks v... Read more

  • Just some ramblings on my day

    2/23/2015 4:25:04 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    Well, I must admit that I have gotten into the junky food more than I should have today. I'm not feeling well physically and I caved for cookies ... Read more

  • Day 54/ Day 4 of 30

    2/23/2015 9:18:58 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I did not sleep well last night. I just couldn't fall asleep. So when my alarm went off this morning, I fell asleep as soon as I tu... Read more

  • Quick Check In/Happy Dance!

    2/22/2015 6:01:30 PM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    Yay! I'm down to 248 again! I weighed mid-week (when I started the Juice Plus again) and weighed 151 pounds ... Read more

  • My Get Better Plan

    2/22/2015 11:20:10 AM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I'm not feeling well. Cold+ Asthma doesn't bode well. I will be baking off on exercise (mostly just walk away the pounnds, light strength trainin... Read more

  • Day 53/ Day 3 of 30

    2/22/2015 7:28:17 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    We went out to eat at Chili's yesterday. I scoured the menu for food I could eat and finally found a salad with honey-lime dressing ... Read more

  • Catching up

    2/22/2015 1:07:01 AM, by MARYJEANSL

    I haven't updated much on Danny in awhile, just occasional status updates. After the long week of chemo every day, which I described in my last ... Read more

  • Day 52/ Day 2 of 30

    2/21/2015 8:57:45 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I did it! Yesterday I had my shake for breakfast and lunch, had a kind bar and orange for a snack and then had Thai for dinner. I di... Read more

  • I'll just keep my positivity thank you very much

    2/20/2015 8:51:05 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    Today started okay...just fine actually. I got a lot done including a afternoon workout. I cut the workout a little short, but I still got a dece... Read more

  • Day 51/ Day 1 of 30

    2/20/2015 6:38:03 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    Juice Plus finally came in yesterday! So, I'm so excited to start on the Transform 30 program for the next 30 days! What is Transform 30? Well, f... Read more

  • Making a 180

    2/19/2015 2:52:21 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    Well I had a huge blog written out and just as I was about to be done I accidently pushed a button and deleted it. I don't have the energy or the... Read more

  • Day 50!

    2/19/2015 8:27:59 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    Okay, I'm going to be a bit hard on myself for just a minute. I've not lost any weight or gained any muscle... I've procrastinated and made excus... Read more

  • Digging Deep To Find a Solution

    2/18/2015 11:05:43 AM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I've been having a really hard time mentally. This process is not all roses. Honestly, today I have just felt like crying. Yesterday, after I blo... Read more

  • Day 49

    2/18/2015 7:46:28 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    It's therapy Wednesday, and I'm not sure I want to go! The trees are covered in ice still, some places don't have electricity, heck, we lost elec... Read more

  • Vanity Sizing

    2/17/2015 10:48:11 PM, by MARYJEANSL

    An aunt of mine died last summer at age 102. I never actually met her, although I had met her husband (my father's older brother) once at my gra... Read more

  • Measuring My Progress

    2/17/2015 9:50:27 PM, by YISKAMIRYAM

    I'm debating whether or not to weigh myself on Friday. My reasoning for this is because I have not done very well the past few days. I feel like ... Read more

  • Day 48/Ice Storm

    2/17/2015 10:44:03 AM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    So, last night was... not fun. It was a 'wintery mix' of rain and ice that froze and covered everything in ice. The power went out right after I ... Read more

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