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  • Week 2

    1/31/2015 6:43:12 AM, by MAMAJO1958

    2 weeks down and I have lost 5.4 pounds and my blood sugars are much improved/nearing normal. Granted I am on a medication for my diabetes, but ... Read more

  • Once more with feeling...

    1/30/2015 9:06:33 PM, by 13BAGGIERRA13

    It's that time again. The monsters are knocking at the door, the family is whining, the pets are watching too closely. Yep it's that time...pay... Read more

  • New Year, New Me

    1/30/2015 5:52:35 PM, by VIOLET_DIVA

    I turn 40 in a couple of weeks. I really fell off the fitness wagon at the end of last year, but I'm slowly getting it back together. I'm not sur... Read more

  • 1/30/15 ~ Dieting

    1/30/2015 2:01:15 PM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    When you think of the word 'diet', what comes to mind? Feeling deprived, n... Read more

  • a day full of Dr

    1/30/2015 12:47:02 AM, by K1TT3N

    This AM I had to take Gabe to ortho, he fell at his dad's on Monday, he got it checked Wednesday , the ankle is sprained and the foot is broke. N... Read more

  • Adam & Eve

    1/29/2015 3:36:41 PM, by GERIKRAGH

    Thank you margemf: Adam and Eve had an ideal marriage. He didnít have to hear about all the men she could have married, and she didnít have ... Read more

  • 1/29/15 ~ Competition

    1/29/2015 10:31:43 AM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    If you've been following my blog, you know I've started the T25 10 week wo... Read more

  • T25 Day 10

    1/28/2015 11:10:02 PM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    Speed 1.0 tonight, and I am loving this one! Who would have guessed? LOL! I'm nearly halfway through week 2 of this, and it's feeling good... Read more

  • 1/28/15 ~ Go

    1/28/2015 2:10:30 PM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    Back before I got serious about getting my health under control, I regularl... Read more

  • tournament team

    1/28/2015 1:17:58 AM, by K1TT3N

    Well I have a very upset Lil girl tonight , however she is being is not mad. Her basketball team was broke up this year to two teams , she got ov... Read more

  • T25 Day 9

    1/27/2015 11:49:00 PM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    Tonight's workout was the total body circuit, and it is definitely a killer! One of the neat features of this workout is that afterwards y... Read more

  • 1/27/15 ~ Someday

    1/27/2015 6:23:28 PM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    One mistake we often make is waiting for someday. For many of us, that so... Read more

  • waiting on the Dr phone call

    1/27/2015 9:30:14 AM, by K1TT3N

    Looked up my blood work waiting on Dr to call and see what the next steps are... Read more

  • 1 week

    1/27/2015 8:15:14 AM, by MAMAJO1958

    Yay me! I have tracked my food good or bad for a full week. Not drinking nearly enough water but I will be working on that. Down 3.4 pounds si... Read more

  • 1st month almost down

    1/27/2015 12:33:45 AM, by K1TT3N

    Hubby and I started pushing hard again , Jan1 and I am happy to say we are both sticking with it well, really well in fact. He has dropped 7 lb... Read more

  • T25, Days 5, 6, 7 & 8

    1/26/2015 11:46:10 PM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    I've made it to day 8 of doing the T25 workout! Woohoo!!! Day 5 was the 'Lower Focus' workout, and it burned! My legs were already sore ... Read more

  • Frustrated...

    1/26/2015 10:02:22 PM, by 13BAGGIERRA13

    I cooked Pancaked Pot Pie tonight (also in my recipes). The crust is light and fluffy with a harder shell on top. Mom loved it and so did I. D... Read more

  • 1/26/14 ~ Keep Going

    1/26/2015 4:33:37 PM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    Bad days happen, and they can be really discouraging. They can tempt you ... Read more

  • Guitar

    1/26/2015 9:36:47 AM, by GERIKRAGH

    Thank you margemf: Carlos told his wife he wanted a guitar to play while sitting in the Jacuzzi. ĀgThe next day she bought him an electri... Read more

  • 2 wins

    1/26/2015 1:06:27 AM, by K1TT3N

    Dani's team has won 2 basketball games this weekend....it has been an awesome weekend... Read more

  • ...And then came the cat

    1/24/2015 9:43:59 PM, by 13BAGGIERRA13

    As I write this I am both frustrated and laughing. I decided to make oriental meatballs (in my recipes). So for dinner it was 3 meatballs, some... Read more

  • January 22 - It's worse than I thought

    1/23/2015 6:44:58 PM, by JUDITH1654

    Car repairs are going to be so high, it surpasses the value of the car. At this point, I need to just replace it, but with my credit plummeting ... Read more

  • T25 Days 3 & 4

    1/23/2015 12:10:17 AM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    Well, here it is on day 4 of doing Focus T25 and I am still enjoying it! That sounds odd to me, but it's true. Day 3 of T25 is the total bo... Read more

  • Plateau Blues...

    1/22/2015 7:21:17 PM, by GOALISAGO

    Well, I just read my Pre Plateau Blues blog from December and now it's January and I'm still plateauing, so this is my official Plateau Blues Blo... Read more

  • Ah...the feeling of I CAN...followed swiftly by uh-oh

    1/22/2015 6:11:53 PM, by 13BAGGIERRA13

    I got up this morning dreading medical appointments. Doctor first then nutritionist. You know that feeling when you first get called back and t... Read more

  • 1/22/15 ~ Imagine

    1/22/2015 10:40:08 AM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

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  • Family...gotta love them

    1/21/2015 8:10:48 PM, by 13BAGGIERRA13

    I live in a house with my 90 year old grandmother who thinks chocolate is a main food group. My diabetic father who believes the words "low carb"... Read more

  • 1/21/15 ~ Working Out

    1/21/2015 10:40:53 AM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    I workout, because I can. When I get tired, or I am short on time, or I want to quit, I think about how lucky I am to be healthy enough to work ... Read more

  • Evil Atkins bars

    1/21/2015 9:50:10 AM, by -JAMES-

    Finally the scale is moving down. I owe it mostly to not eating "evil" Atkins bars. Those things pretend to be low carb by having thing like "2 g... Read more

  • What?

    1/21/2015 4:54:10 AM, by GERIKRAGH

    When I was ready to pay for my purchases of gun powder and bullets, the cashier said, "Strip down, facing me." Making a ... Read more

  • What?

    1/21/2015 4:54:07 AM, by GERIKRAGH

    When I was ready to pay for my purchases of gun powder and bullets, the cashier said, "Strip down, facing me." Making a ... Read more

  • T25 Day 2

    1/20/2015 10:50:48 PM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    Today's workout is Speed 1.0, which focuses on speed, stretching and stability. It's intense but fun. I had a good time (again), and the 25 min... Read more

  • January 20 - It's not good

    1/20/2015 10:18:35 PM, by JUDITH1654

    After getting my oil changed in the car, I was told the serpentine (?) belt is about to crack which will cause the car to lose, at the very least... Read more

  • What is wrong with me?

    1/20/2015 8:41:26 PM, by JONESEGIRL

    This is a question I have been asking myself for the last several months... Why am I having such a hard time with the diet and exercise prog... Read more

  • 1/20/15 ~ Hard Work

    1/20/2015 2:04:32 PM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    Nothing worthwhile comes easily. Work, continuous work and hard work, is the only way to accomplish results that last. ~Hamilton Holt ... Read more

  • Vaseline

    1/20/2015 11:33:35 AM, by GERIKRAGH

    Thank you margemf: A man doing market research for the Vaseline Company knocked at the door and was greeted by a young woman with t... Read more

  • T25 Day 1

    1/19/2015 11:19:34 PM, by DAISYBELLEKIA

    First, the good news...I survived the first 25 minute workout! Woohoo!!! ... Read more

  • January 19 - Car

    1/19/2015 7:41:13 PM, by JUDITH1654

    Time for a new one!!! It heated up on me as I was taking the Husky to get her shots and without a cell phone, it definitely made me nervous. I ... Read more

  • Yo-yo

    1/19/2015 2:54:43 AM, by -JAMES-

    So my weight has been yo-yo-ing a bit over the last 2 years. I was at 162 about 2 years ago and dreamt of 155, at which I'd be content that I rea... Read more

  • Carb struggles

    1/18/2015 7:50:23 PM, by 13BAGGIERRA13

    Well, it's day 4 now and still I have carboholic syndrome...sigh I am fighting the carb levels in my diet like a fiend! Today I even went as f... Read more

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