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  • One year down transformation Tuesday

    11/25/2014 2:14:30 PM, by MIGHTYMOUSE215

    It's been 1 year now exactly since I decided I can't do this anymore. And I showed my daughter a side by side that I made and she just said WOW. ... Read more

  • Ready or Not.....Here I come!

    11/25/2014 2:06:32 PM, by LDBROOME

    I'm in a tough spot right now. I just recently gained 30 pounds in the last six months. My body is protesting I feel every pound that I carry. ... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    11/25/2014 10:22:43 AM, by MOMMY445

    not as windy here today. my daughter has come down with a slight cold. she was off school yesterday and she wants to go back this afternoon. she ... Read more

  • An exciting Sunday!

    11/24/2014 2:20:09 PM, by CAKEMAKERMOM

    I was able to sleep in a bit and get into the shower in the morning. I was worrying about how to get the cake ready for the party I was having at... Read more

  • I Love Cold Weather Running. Am I Alone on This?

    11/24/2014 11:58:42 AM, by COUCH2ROAD_LIZ

    So, I just got finished with a 30 minute run in the "heat wave". It is 65 degrees!! It gave me a good comparison between "hot" and "cold" ru... Read more

  • Lies

    11/24/2014 11:49:23 AM, by MOMMY_RX

    What if your whole life were a lie? If every night you dream of who you really are and every morning you wake and put on your mask and just play ... Read more

  • it's monday

    11/24/2014 9:42:37 AM, by MOMMY445

    a very windy and mild day here today. my daughter's sooo excited about the kids/family event that is happening this coming saturday. now she has ... Read more

  • My first 5k

    11/23/2014 9:08:44 PM, by CARPER_SARAH

    I did it! I ran my first 5k, Saturday November 22. I did it in 41:41. It was super cold! 18 degrees! I came in 50th out of 57th. The placement do... Read more

  • what does my exercise routine consist of?

    11/23/2014 4:41:27 PM, by MEGAN6277

    Many days it seems to revolve around my schedule but many days I do a lot of cleaning. Does it count as exercise ? My day starts out getting the ... Read more

  • it's sunday

    11/23/2014 2:27:58 PM, by MOMMY445

    today is my dad's birthday! happy birthday,dad! my uncle is treating him and my mom, along with my daughter, to lunch today. i will be hearing th... Read more

  • It's hard

    11/23/2014 2:08:19 AM, by BLANDINA02

    First week of changes. I will watch my carbs and calories. I will exercise cautiously each day until I can get to physical therapy for my back. T... Read more

  • It's hard

    11/23/2014 2:08:07 AM, by BLANDINA02

    First week of changes. I will watch my carbs and calories. I will exercise cautiously each day until I can get to physical therapy for my back. T... Read more

  • What do I really want........

    11/22/2014 1:42:36 PM, by LIMOM2TWINS

    Is that what I am doing - making excuses??? - Because what I have been doi... Read more

  • it's saturday

    11/22/2014 9:28:09 AM, by MOMMY445

    i am catching up on some computer work today. then i'm off to spend some time with my daughter. all of the birds say hi! my daughter is enjoying ... Read more

  • Didn't feel like it.

    11/21/2014 9:12:25 PM, by BABENPROGRESS

    I am pretty proud of myself today.... All day at work.. I was trying to come up with an excuse not to work out tonight because I just didn't fee... Read more

  • An update on my new program...

    11/21/2014 2:55:32 PM, by IMIN2GENES

    Wow! It's been pretty long since my last blog... I didn't realize just how long its been. I've been quite busy and a lot has been going on here. ... Read more

  • Apparently I'm a size 10!!!

    11/21/2014 2:35:20 PM, by COUCH2ROAD_LIZ

    I don't feel like a size 10 and I don't think I look smaller than I did just a few weeks ago when I finally fit in size 12. But..here's proof: ... Read more

  • it's friday

    11/21/2014 11:52:21 AM, by MOMMY445

    i heard from my good friend who is overseas today. I gave him a brief update of what I have been doing and how I am doing. earlier, I was thinkin... Read more

  • it's friday

    11/21/2014 11:52:21 AM, by MOMMY445

    i heard from my good friend who is overseas today. I gave him a brief update of what I have been doing and how I am doing. earlier, I was thinkin... Read more

  • So much dessert!

    11/21/2014 11:45:28 AM, by CAKEMAKERMOM

    I'm planning out the dinners for the week of American Thanksgiving. My daughter is also turning 10 on Friday. This means, for this year, we're ha... Read more

  • One foot in front of the other

    11/21/2014 10:21:02 AM, by 51PHATGIRL

    Just trying to stay upright!! My back went south on me yesterday so today is really not a happy day!! Trying to keep upright and moving in hopes... Read more

  • I noticed

    11/21/2014 8:08:42 AM, by JOGALLMAN

    It's the week of my cycle and I'm still functioning. Up at 7 and able to work, cook, clean, have family fun, and keep up with the girls' hair. ... Read more

  • Tracking

    11/20/2014 9:26:28 PM, by BABENPROGRESS

    Ok I fell off the tracking wagon these past 2 days, but I'm getting back on.. Tomorrow is a new day.. I can do this.. I can do this... I can do t... Read more

  • day 29 of the streak..

    11/20/2014 8:53:25 PM, by JENN53888

    FYI: That's what all this day business is about. not exactly about atkins. :) Bad week for me.. Been eating around 4-600 calories a da... Read more

  • Transition week

    11/20/2014 5:08:35 PM, by MIGHTYMOUSE215

    My boyfriend moved in this past weekend. I thought it was going to be really difficult for my weight and eating/exercising because he has very di... Read more

  • Well that was interesting...

    11/20/2014 3:08:07 PM, by LUKEDADDY

    So I just had an interesting experience... I packed my lunch today. Leftover Spagetti, an apple, a granola bar... I started eating and ... Read more

  • Mile #8

    11/20/2014 2:34:43 PM, by CMHAMLUK

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  • The plan! 11/20/14

    11/20/2014 12:57:04 PM, by HOTDEENOW

    So this is just a general plan I have so far: Fitness goals: 1-Lose 35 pounds by my 30th birthday 2/28 CW 170 2- workout at home 3 times per week... Read more

  • New blog idea

    11/20/2014 11:48:04 AM, by JOGALLMAN

    Thinking about blogging on a regular basis again.... Read more

  • Paying for it in the end.

    11/20/2014 10:51:31 AM, by CAKEMAKERMOM

    Warning, this may be gross to some. A TMI blog.*** The past couple of weeks, I've been a little stressed. It's probably all in my head, I... Read more

  • it's thursday

    11/20/2014 10:29:53 AM, by MOMMY445

    i am spending some time reading up,making notes on the company that contacted me for a phone interview. that will take place tomorrow afternoon a... Read more

  • So true...

    11/20/2014 9:04:05 AM, by MRSPINCKNEY

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  • This week....

    11/19/2014 8:25:45 PM, by BABENPROGRESS

    This week I have done many things to help in my weight loss journey... I joined a gym.. And use my healthy 19 year old for my "trainer"... Ughhh ... Read more

  • Slipped, but Dying not to fall!

    11/19/2014 2:49:18 PM, by DVILL818

    I really need to write this. Primarily so I can read it to myself. Over the last three weeks I have slowly ceased all excersize. I am not even... Read more

  • When it comes to exercise...

    11/19/2014 1:44:25 PM, by JOGALLMAN

    I'm really good at starting, but I need to improve on sticking with it.... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    11/19/2014 11:27:24 AM, by MOMMY445

    i am helping out my good friend who went overseas, by looking after his place while he is away. i spend a lot of time there lately. my daughter s... Read more

  • It's been a while!

    11/19/2014 10:34:01 AM, by HOTDEENOW

    I am so glad I am post a blog through the sparkpeople app! I will be on here more often guaranteed... Miss the support and giving it as well! Hop... Read more

  • The VERDICT is in

    11/19/2014 9:03:14 AM, by MOMMY_RX

    We went to court Monday and through the grace of GOD, we have until New Year's Eve to vacate the property with all debt forgiven and the eviction... Read more

  • The One Where the Gym becomes a Teenage Nightclub

    11/18/2014 2:34:55 PM, by ARRREAGLES

    I am a morning workout person. Shhhh. Don't tell anyone. Particularly anyone I've known prior to 2013. Those are the people who, when sugges... Read more

  • Tried starting 10k Training Today. Nope Didn't Happen.

    11/18/2014 11:39:23 AM, by COUCH2ROAD_LIZ

    I only ran 12 minutes in the teens today. I was beginning to lose feeling in my hands with gloves on. BUT I then did: 10 minutes on the elli... Read more

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