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  • 10 Days Till Christmas

    12/15/2014 1:34:01 AM, by BEST_OF_ARIN

    As I sit at my computer, in the dark, at 12:10 AM on December 15 of 2014, I find myself stumped at what has become my life. I have two of the mos... Read more

  • Little help please

    12/14/2014 6:01:20 PM, by CLOUDY_60

    Been tracking my calories for over a week with no loss. Been walking on a treadmill 1 to 3 miles a day. HELP What am I doing wrong? Anybody ... Read more

  • I'm done being LAST!

    12/3/2014 3:31:55 PM, by MOMOFBOYS

    Well this blog is to try and remind myself to put myself FIRST instead of LAST! I have been through some tough weeks and am feeling completely d... Read more

  • A Year Gone

    11/21/2014 12:13:44 AM, by BEST_OF_ARIN

    It's been an entire year since I weighed in at 177. I could not believe it. I had lost 31 pounds and was feeling AMAZING. Today I stepped on the ... Read more

  • Monday Musings

    11/17/2014 9:18:15 PM, by SUSANSPAINTBOX

    Now if I just put this curiosity to work for me regarding weight loss that ... Read more

  • Inconsistency

    11/8/2014 11:39:47 AM, by NDCAROL

    I keep telling myself I'm gonna get a good STREAK going, but when I discovered my streak page, I realized that I'm full of good inte... Read more

  • November Challenges.

    11/1/2014 9:22:17 AM, by SUSANSPAINTBOX

    Going to keep it simple this month. I am also committing to two challenges. #1. Fit2Feast Challenge which also slides into #2 Challenge ... Read more

  • Practice, practice, practice

    10/22/2014 12:09:56 PM, by NDCAROL

    I'm home this week, taking advantage of one of the 6 weeks of PTO I had coming. I plan to retire next Spring, and I'm trying to see how I do with... Read more

  • 94 Days

    9/30/2014 6:42:30 PM, by TRACIE88

    I have been starting over so many times, it's getting really crazy. I get inspired and start some program/exercise, only to listen to experts on... Read more

  • Harvest Moon 9-8-2014

    9/10/2014 1:43:21 AM, by KARABEANLVRLNDA

    Enjoyed seeing the Harvest Moon from our yard in ND. ... Read more

  • Quick Update

    9/5/2014 5:01:37 PM, by DA_REH

    Just a quick update. Through August, I upped my biking to a 40 minute ride with 2-3 10-minute sessions spaced throughout the day. Since Sept. 1 I... Read more

  • Hello Routine!

    8/29/2014 10:28:15 AM, by SUSANSPAINTBOX

    After the past month of no routine and being all over the place I have learned that routines are heaven! August was a month of CHAOS with no rou... Read more

  • Need to lose weight and get mt blood pressure down

    8/21/2014 8:20:30 PM, by MARIEMEYER67

    Like I did not have enough health issues with MS, Fibro , Ra now I have Blood pressure isssues... Read more

  • Great Expectations

    8/21/2014 10:09:11 AM, by XRSIZE16

    Does anyone else hear Jillian Michaels's voice screaming at you when you're exercising? "Unless you faint, puke, or die, keep going!" So there I ... Read more


    8/18/2014 11:47:04 AM, by KIMFITAND40

    170.8.... That is what I weighed today, when I weighed in with a coworker. We started a "get back to logging" challenge today. I am embarrasse... Read more

  • I'm Back!

    8/17/2014 5:46:31 PM, by DA_REH

    Okay, so it's been a while since my last post--more than a month. Well, July was very busy. I did a lot of travelling to see family. And all my ... Read more

  • Lost and giving up

    8/4/2014 10:59:32 AM, by JBLEICK1977

    What is the point of asking for help when no one is honest and will help! I have asked several times for help and I hear what can I do?? I don't ... Read more

  • Feeling like a Fraud!

    7/28/2014 9:45:37 PM, by SUSANSPAINTBOX

    Ok that is it, the fitbit is being unsynced from my fitness tracker. I feel like a fraud with the thropy that Sparkpeople has awarded. Now to... Read more

  • Refocusing

    7/25/2014 11:23:56 AM, by SUSANSPAINTBOX

    After a very emotional charged week, I was pleased to see that there was no weight gain as I reverted back to emotional mindless eating. Good ne... Read more

  • To Kill the Mocking Words

    7/23/2014 9:46:32 AM, by XRSIZE16

    Today, I caught myself thinking something unconsciously as I walked down my hallway. I work at a university and the executive biggie-bigs are on ... Read more

  • Another learning curve.

    7/21/2014 12:17:08 PM, by SUSANSPAINTBOX

    I had to slow down the running, as my calves tightened up so bad. So according to the reading I was doing, it said to stretch them out several t... Read more

  • Of Meat and Mouths

    7/15/2014 12:40:58 PM, by XRSIZE16

    Do you ever feel like your whole life is going to come to a careening halt and the sun will forever shelter itself behind the gray clouds of doom... Read more

  • Day 42

    7/10/2014 8:34:11 PM, by DA_REH

    So I completely missed my one month fitness anniversary. Oops. So this will have to make up for it. Warning, its kinda long. A lot has happ... Read more

  • Day 3 of C25K

    7/6/2014 10:26:16 AM, by SUSANSPAINTBOX

    My legs are asking me what I am thinking!! My answer is making you strong and fit, the soreness will disappear. Feeling strong is a sensation ... Read more

  • Why Me?

    6/30/2014 2:12:53 PM, by JBLEICK1977

    I can't believe I am a complete failure. I pray for guidance and feel like ... Read more

  • Mind Over Body Challenge Recap

    6/30/2014 10:01:53 AM, by MOMOFBOYS

    10 Steps to Achieve a Healthy Lifestyle 1. Put the I in Your Weight Loss Plan. Learn how knowing the answer to one simple question can im... Read more

  • Finally Finished

    6/29/2014 12:31:11 AM, by TEARDROPS2M

    I finally have gotten the apartment cleaned up and ready for guests to visit. I still have a few things left to do, like finish unpacking, but it... Read more

  • Let's Eat Clean

    6/28/2014 1:29:23 AM, by SOPHIESAMMAREN

    Hi, It has been years since I have blogged. I am going to try to eat more vegetables and eliminate sugar from my diet. I at least want to... Read more

  • Sunday Morning Ritual.

    6/22/2014 10:15:34 AM, by SUSANSPAINTBOX

    Since the beginning of May I been walking 5 to 6 days of week, and sometimes it would be a real challenge to do it. I kept telling myself just ... Read more

  • Day 22

    6/22/2014 12:37:11 AM, by DA_REH

    Its been a whole week since my last post. I hadn't realized it was that long ago. Its been another tough week for working out. 2 days this week I... Read more

  • Up and Downs

    6/18/2014 9:58:13 PM, by SUSANSPAINTBOX

    Out of sorts the last couple of days, not sure why. Hubby returned to work and for some reason I can not find the motivation to record my food.... Read more

  • I have a confession to make

    6/15/2014 1:16:44 PM, by NDCAROL

    I lately discovered that I'm a "weightist". No, that's not a real word, but it'll do for this confession. I am guilty of judging people by their ... Read more

  • Day 16

    6/14/2014 11:14:12 PM, by DA_REH

    Its been a few days since my last post. I haven't had much to write about in those days. I've been keeping pretty busy exercising, cleaning, writ... Read more

  • Mind over Body Challenge

    6/13/2014 2:00:20 PM, by MOMOFBOYS

    Here are some of my thoughts so far in this challenge ************Trying to change my thoughts by starting my sentences with I. I tend t... Read more

  • Better Overall

    6/12/2014 10:30:18 AM, by EMILYVESTA4

    I want to make this clear. I am NOT where I want to be. Period. I want to lose way more weight than I have, I know that - and there are things I ... Read more

  • Breaking the cycle!

    6/11/2014 5:53:11 PM, by SUSANSPAINTBOX

    Easy to say, difficult to do. I had my 55 birthday yesterday which has led to some musing about the cycle I seem to go through. Great at start... Read more

  • Week 2 of fresh start

    6/10/2014 10:09:47 PM, by TEARDROPS2M

    I was doing fine then hit the hormone roller coaster and fell off for a few days. I've been trying to keep my food choices healthy and actually e... Read more

  • Day 11

    6/9/2014 11:54:09 PM, by DA_REH

    Its been a few days since I've posted anything. In the time since my last post, I've been measuring my arms, legs, hips, and waist to see if ther... Read more

  • Weird thoughts while working out.

    6/8/2014 12:47:44 PM, by BEST_OF_ARIN

    So I had this thought while I was doing my workout last night. I'm currently trying to sell a bunch of my stuff (doing a bit of spring cleaning) ... Read more

  • Motivation

    6/6/2014 4:31:55 PM, by EMILYVESTA4

    I lack motivation. Plain and simple. This morning. I woke up before my 5:20 AM alarm, and yet, I snoozed it 5 times before getting out of be... Read more

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