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  • Baby steps

    2/5/2015 7:02:02 PM, by SALAM4545

    Recently as one of my preschool students was working with playdough and tools I told her "Try 5 (1-2-3-4-5) times and if you still need help I wi... Read more

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    The Scale...Week 6

    2/5/2015 12:56:38 PM, by LOVINSHERRY78

    whew! ... Read more

  • Relighting a dead Spark

    2/4/2015 6:20:11 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I have had literally no Spark for months. I've even been kicked off of a team I used to lead. I want it back, but I don't know how.... Read more

  • January - Total Star Count!

    2/2/2015 4:00:48 PM, by LOVINSHERRY78

    15 out of 31 days! attempted the shawn T's Focus T25 but i couldn't stick with it. i love my variety to much when it comes to workouts. ove... Read more

  • my defects

    2/2/2015 11:59:27 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    Overcritical When nobody around you seems to measure up, it's time to check your yardstick. Being overcritical and irritable has been common... Read more

  • 100 Days of Weight Loss

    1/31/2015 10:09:04 AM, by 56ROSE

    I have decided to work the 100 Days of Weight Loss program. Tomorrow will be my first lesson and I'm ready to go! This program is based on the bo... Read more

  • Re-focusing

    1/29/2015 8:44:31 PM, by SALAM4545

    I wasn't very happy with my weigh in. I was back up 1 pound. I said a few choice words to my scale, because it is hard to see the numbers, and t... Read more

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    The Scale...Week 5

    1/29/2015 9:14:55 AM, by LOVINSHERRY78

    Ooops! i know what i did wrong in my week but i also would have never guessed that kind of gain. i'm hoping it's b/c of T.O.M.. i believe t... Read more


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    1/28/2015 11:10:57 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    "Strength shows not only in the ability to persist, but the ability to start over" When you feel strongly about something and you know You Can.... Read more

  • Final Obstacles

    1/26/2015 11:58:01 AM, by RUNAMOKQT

    Well I finally conquered my final 3 obstacles, being frustrated at myself for not being more consistent, accepting how little I can do right now,... Read more

  • oa works

    1/26/2015 4:28:48 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    There are always two voices in my head. The voice of my HP (who I call God) and the voice of my disease. The first voice is loving, caring, suppo... Read more

  • And Sunday

    1/25/2015 3:06:28 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    One of the handiest tools I bought at the restaurant supply store turned out to be one of the ones I initially paid the least attention to. ... Read more

  • Saturday

    1/24/2015 10:12:25 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Okay, for the record salt-scrubbing does NOT work at cleaning cast iron. I tried to avoid using water at all but ended up having to anyway becaus... Read more

  • I sort of haven't been eating

    1/24/2015 1:35:31 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    Well, of course I've been eating, just not properly. I will go a full workday not eating until dinner, and then it's frequently takeout. I who so... Read more

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    The Scale...Week 4

    1/22/2015 8:32:21 AM, by LOVINSHERRY78

    not what i wanted but i'll take it!! overall monthly loss.. 14.8 lbs WOOOO WHOOO! Read more

  • Apparently I dodged a cannon ball

    1/22/2015 12:30:59 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    Due to some revisions and adjustments to state Medicaid payments we got a payment statement of over 1,000 pages, and I was looking at having to h... Read more

  • Dealing with another Loss

    1/20/2015 1:08:21 PM, by 56ROSE

    My first husband's Mom passed away last week. I adored her and we were good friends. She was my true Mom; filling a big void left b... Read more

  • I Hate It When...

    1/19/2015 6:41:55 PM, by LOVINSHERRY78

    when my belly fat works its way out of my pants when i'm doing jumping jacks! when my underwear keeps rolling down when i'm doing jump rope!... Read more

  • Monday holiday

    1/19/2015 1:35:14 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Another cold wet day, but at least I don't have to go to work today. I did use one of the new pans this morning. I beat eggs in it to make ... Read more


    1/19/2015 4:37:50 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    Ok this is hard for me to post. The struggle is very real. This is such an eye opener to me. I AM not happy with this body. Only I can change thi... Read more

  • Sunday sleepies

    1/18/2015 5:45:01 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I'm not going anywhere today. I'm sleepy and my legs hurt. I'm slowly doing a few tasks but mostly just resting. I'm going to try to go to the co... Read more

  • new habits

    1/18/2015 3:39:16 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    To help yourself: Talk to your doctor about treatment options and stick with treatment Try to maintain a stable schedule of meals and sleep t... Read more

  • life?

    1/18/2015 7:21:21 AM, by SIMPLYLANA

    Hey Everyone! My new diet plan fits my life, tastes, appetite, and habits. I've lost 18 pounds on it over the past few weeks, and I feel amazin... Read more

  • Cold wet weekend

    1/17/2015 6:22:18 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Getting more done than I usually do but less than I'd hoped to. Yesterday I went to the DMV and FINALLY got my tag fixed. I figured that since ... Read more

  • What Helps Me Succeed

    1/17/2015 8:41:09 AM, by RIGEIN24

    One of the biggest challenges people fear when losing weight is "once I reach my goal, how will I maintain?" That is no longer one of my fea... Read more

  • Making Time for Meals

    1/16/2015 8:10:07 AM, by SIMPLYLANA

    Recently, I have been making sure that I fit in 3 meals per day (and snacks). It feels strange spending 10-30 minutes after work cooking dinner, ... Read more

  • Well, okay...

    1/15/2015 9:36:40 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Today a coworker came to my desk. She wanted me to transfer a payment from one invoice to another (a skill my entire department is supposed to ha... Read more

  • Fitbit Charge and Deskcycle = win/win combo!

    1/15/2015 1:03:26 PM, by BTRTHANEVA

    Last year, I landed a primo job working from home for a North Carolina home inspection company answering their phones and booking inspections. S... Read more

  • let go and let God

    1/15/2015 11:47:01 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    Angels.... What I need to say to you is heart emoticon Lean on God heart emoticon . Jesus is the ONLY reason I have overcome the depression, Ptsd... Read more

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    The Scale...Week 3

    1/15/2015 11:26:27 AM, by LOVINSHERRY78

    another week closer to my goal :) yay! ... Read more

  • oa works

    1/15/2015 5:43:51 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    Something to think about today. Working through our steps with support is a very self loving thing to do. After years of trying to "sort the prob... Read more

  • Is it even possible?

    1/14/2015 9:41:31 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I've got a four-day weekend this week. Our office gets Monday off, and my boss just approved my personal holiday on Friday. Friday I'm going... Read more

  • 8 ounces lighter!

    1/14/2015 5:46:42 PM, by SALAM4545

    Today was the big weigh in. I wasn't looking forward to it, because I really didn't think I would show a loss. So when it showed 1/2 a pound, I w... Read more

  • Bleah!

    1/13/2015 4:04:59 PM, by SALAM4545

    I had been working really hard to keep losing, but Monday I showed a gain of 2 pounds. I racked my brains, and decided that perhaps my water inta... Read more

  • Has it really been a year I've been MIA? No excuses for 2015!

    1/13/2015 8:59:11 AM, by BTRTHANEVA

    Greetings to everyone! Perhaps some of you remember me??? So, last year was probably my most challenging year ever. My niece, Krystin, p... Read more

  • think spring

    1/13/2015 4:07:08 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    Did you know that if you lose 5lbs a month for the next 6 months that is 30 lbs. If you lose 5lbs a month for the next 12 months that is 60 lbs b... Read more

  • Finally, a good Sunday

    1/12/2015 10:23:14 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Yesterday I had a visit from my nieces Sam and Leslie (my late sister's middle and youngest daughters, respectively) and Sam's boyfriend Jonathan... Read more


    1/12/2015 1:07:12 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    Learning day by day my happiness comes from within, it has nothing to do with any external forces, issues or problems I may be dealing with. An a... Read more

  • Christmas Miracle

    1/12/2015 10:55:16 AM, by 56ROSE

    I'm happy to say I kept my weight down over the Holidays... only gaining one lb.!! This is a miracle because normally I gain 5-8 lbs this time of... Read more

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