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  • Day 3

    7/3/2015 10:16:25 PM, by DEA5011

    quick one here before my phone dies. I only did so-so today. It would have been pretty decent if it hadn't been for the freshly baked cookies sit... Read more

  • Day 2

    7/3/2015 6:56:57 AM, by DEA5011

    well, I already failed at the blog every day in July goal. Haha. Yesterday was a travel day and getting out of the city took forever so we got ... Read more

  • day 1

    7/1/2015 9:00:28 PM, by DEA5011

    Alright, well, it's the first day of July. And the first day of my month of accountability blogs every day. So, here we go... Today went ok.... Read more

  • Chapter 8: She tries one more time for her life

    7/1/2015 1:35:33 PM, by FAB4EYED

    I'm at a point in my life where I need to buckle down for real and get healthy. My health is taking a toll; my body is taking a toll and my menta... Read more

  • did well yesterday

    6/30/2015 7:22:04 AM, by DEA5011

    I'm feeling good this morning. I stayed on track all of yesterday, ate to my plan and got in some exercise. I actually was probably a little low ... Read more

  • getting back to it

    6/29/2015 8:20:02 AM, by DEA5011

    This weekend was so much fun. Taking off a few days and visiting family and friends. I definitely ate too much and my workouts were more walking ... Read more

  • Defining the Real Problem

    6/28/2015 1:41:06 PM, by MYSTERY4EVER

    I was reading an article in the newspaper the other day. (Yes, I still get printed papers.) The article dealt with some mental health condition... Read more

  • Defining the Real Problem

    6/28/2015 1:40:17 PM, by MYSTERY4EVER

    I was reading an article in the newspaper the other day. (Yes, I still get printed papers.) The article dealt with some mental health condition... Read more

  • Defining the Real Problem

    6/28/2015 1:40:16 PM, by MYSTERY4EVER

    I was reading an article in the newspaper the other day. (Yes, I still get printed papers.) The article dealt with some mental health condition... Read more

  • early weigh in and an upcoming trip

    6/23/2015 7:53:01 AM, by DEA5011

    I'm reporting an early weigh-in this week since I'm heading out of town tomorrow morning. I should have access to a scale on Thursday, but it pro... Read more

  • another chance

    6/18/2015 9:30:12 AM, by DEA5011

    It's check-in day, and well, I did ok over last weekend. Not the best, but not the worst. I have been feeling bloated this week, but that's proba... Read more

  • Day 14 of 100

    6/14/2015 7:55:26 AM, by CATIATM

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  • I had my first gain

    6/13/2015 11:38:58 PM, by FINEBABY72

    Hello Spark friends! Since I started this journey February 28th,I have not had a gain,until today. It was only a pound,but it was enough fo... Read more

  • Anchor Memories...

    6/11/2015 9:21:27 AM, by FITNHEALTHYKAL

    Just read this and it brought back so many magical memory making moments aka anchor memories. Hold fast to memories. They are photographs in our ... Read more

  • mastering the weekend

    6/11/2015 8:17:49 AM, by DEA5011

    Well, another week's gone by and I'm back up by just over a half pound to 138.2. Boo. It wasn't a surprise, I indulged over my girls weekend. Ugh... Read more

  • You're a living, breathing Comeback Story. Let that be your victory song!

    6/11/2015 8:12:32 AM, by FITNHEALTHYKAL

    You got back up when you could’ve broke down. You kept shining when you could’ve faded to gray. You held on when you could’ve let go. ... Read more

  • This is what my day looks like

    6/8/2015 10:58:17 PM, by FINEBABY72

    Hello Spark friends! As promised I'm writing again. So you can get to know me a little better,I'll tell you what a typical day looks like f... Read more

  • Saying GOODBYE to dead weight

    6/7/2015 3:41:29 PM, by FINEBABY72

    Hello Spark friends! I know it's been a bit since I last wrote,but here I am in the greatest spirits ever! Since Saturday past is my weigh ... Read more

  • rainy week

    6/4/2015 8:26:53 AM, by DEA5011

    It's been so blah and gray and rainy all week. I've been craving warm comfort food instead of crisp cold salads. I've been doing pretty well with... Read more

  • Day 1 of 100

    6/1/2015 10:05:01 AM, by CATIATM

    Dear Spark Friends, I reached my all-time high weight today. I saw a number I didn't even know my scale could register. I won't bore with y... Read more

  • too much this weekend

    6/1/2015 7:40:32 AM, by DEA5011

    Well. I knew this weekend would be a challenge given all the eating at restaurants. And. Well. I didn't maintain over this weekend, I gained. Ugh... Read more

  • 3 in a row

    5/28/2015 8:51:31 AM, by DEA5011

    I don't know how I managed it, but I'm going to be eating out 3 nights in a row starting with tonight. Yikes! Tonight I'm going Greek with ... Read more

  • maintained over the holiday weekend!

    5/26/2015 7:35:12 AM, by DEA5011

    This weekend was crazy, with the holiday and a bachelorette party and a bridal shower. Lots of opportunities to fall way off track. I can't say I... Read more

  • Still moving forward!

    5/23/2015 3:29:00 PM, by FINEBABY72

    Hello Spark friends! As you can tell from the title,I had a great healthy week! I won't say it wasn't uneventful,it was crazy at times. We... Read more

  • another big weekend ahead

    5/21/2015 9:20:18 AM, by DEA5011

    I'm heading up to my hometown this weekend to go to both a bachelorette party and a bridal shower for a friend of mine who is getting married thi... Read more

  • 1.5

    5/20/2015 7:52:26 AM, by DEA5011

    I've decided to try focusing on the pounds lost instead of current weight. When I see 139, and go, look, you lost weight! You're doing well! I st... Read more

  • Here again

    5/18/2015 8:28:49 AM, by CHR15RAS

    How did I get here, again?? After losing 50 lbs in 2013 and running a half marathon, I find myself up by 30 lbs and struggling, again. How I go... Read more

  • biomeasure #7

    5/18/2015 7:36:59 AM, by DEA5011

    I could go on again about how I dislike weighing myself when it's that time of the month, but I'll try not to. I went ahead and hopped on the bio... Read more

  • going nowhere

    5/14/2015 7:32:50 AM, by DEA5011

    Another weigh-in day, and no progress. I'm up about a half pound to 139.4. I keep bouncing around 139. Where did my pre-2014 Holiday season 135 g... Read more

  • biomeasure #6

    5/11/2015 7:51:23 AM, by DEA5011

    This weekend went reasonably well, I weighed myself yesterday morning and I'd maintained (even dropped part of a pound) from my weigh-in on Thurs... Read more

  • Switching back to my "found" Fitbit; looking for workout challenges

    5/7/2015 7:27:25 PM, by MSBOOTCAMP

    After getting a replacement Fitbit, the 'old' one finally turned up. Why does it work like that? LOL. Then, I noticed SparkPeople would not conne... Read more

  • weigh in - about the same

    5/7/2015 7:43:24 AM, by DEA5011

    Weigh-in day rolls around once again. I've felt pretty good about things over the past week, happy with how I've done. Dinners this week have bee... Read more

  • Cinco de mayo already!

    5/5/2015 11:59:07 PM, by MSBOOTCAMP

    It's the fifth of May, already!!... Read more

  • biomeasure #5

    5/4/2015 7:36:55 AM, by DEA5011

    This weekend definitely went better than last weekend! Still need some improvements for when I'm home and I get the urge to snack. But, it was in... Read more

  • I'm still here

    4/30/2015 11:59:41 AM, by FINEBABY72

    Hello Spark friends! I just wanted to keep you up to date about my progress. So far I'm off to a WONDERFUL start and this is definitely a job ... Read more

  • back and forth

    4/30/2015 7:21:43 AM, by DEA5011

    Well, another weigh-in day. And I'm up from 138 to 139. I seem to be just bouncing between those two at the moment. Trying to break through and g... Read more

  • biomeasure #4

    4/27/2015 8:13:02 AM, by DEA5011

    Well, another rough weekend. And another reading from the biomeasure machine directly after said rough weekend. Sometimes I wonder why I put myse... Read more

  • accountability

    4/23/2015 7:25:41 AM, by DEA5011

    It's a dreary morning out there today, and it was so hard to get up. Being able to work from home some days has it's benefits, but oh to linger i... Read more

  • well that lasted long

    4/22/2015 8:03:12 AM, by DEA5011

    I gave in. I had sweets. I did so well on Monday. Healthy meals, healthy snacks. I avoided sweets. Though, I did end up having a slice of b... Read more

  • biomeasure #3

    4/20/2015 8:27:47 AM, by DEA5011

    My birthday weekend was filled with indulgences. A chocolate festival, brunch, pizza, Chinese food. All delicious, all not super great for me. I ... Read more

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