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  • Yoga attempt

    8/27/2016 12:37:28 PM, by BECCAJ98

    A friend of mine posted on Facebook about a video series she started and her decease in knee pain. I thought what the heck, it can't hurt to give... Read more

  • Perfect shirt

    8/25/2016 11:20:05 AM, by BECCAJ98

    I have found the most perfect shirt ever!! This will ... Read more

  • Beating PCOS?

    8/22/2016 9:57:15 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I was diagnosed with PCOS at a very young age. I have had more issues than most can imagine over the years. They have tried to medicate me to "he... Read more

  • Being Sick

    8/21/2016 10:12:58 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I love my husband, but I have to vent here a minute. He gets sick, it's 4 days of getting spoiled and me doing everything I can to make him fee... Read more

  • 12000

    8/11/2016 10:31:04 PM, by BECCAJ98

    My goal each day is 12000 steps. On the days I work 13+hrs I easily get that and then some because I do close to 8000 or more just in my warehous... Read more

  • GO!

    8/11/2016 9:55:27 AM, by JPONCIN

    People can say whatever they want about Pokemon GO, but it has been fantastic for me this summer! #1. It has been a good escape from the un... Read more

  • Facebook Memories

    8/8/2016 4:09:42 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I love to run, pound the payment, feeling the sweat pour, pushing myself just that little bit more. But I can't now. Couple of injuries (not re... Read more

  • Old habits can kill you

    8/7/2016 11:27:44 PM, by BECCAJ98

    This blog is not about me, but about what I observed my sister inlaw doing today. A little background on her, she became a "vegetarian" abo... Read more

  • Jeans

    8/6/2016 4:24:42 PM, by BECCAJ98

    This is a blog very out side of my comfort zone....mos... Read more

  • Beast Mode....Month 1

    8/5/2016 2:31:52 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I am getting married in October. (well technically just ceremony, legal part was 4/1, but we decided to keep our original date as well...2 anniv... Read more

  • Hungry

    8/4/2016 2:45:12 PM, by BECCAJ98

    Gonna preface this by saying it maybe TMI....I dislike being a girl sometimes. I am on my cycle. For most women, it's a normal monthly thing. ... Read more

  • Summer 2016

    8/3/2016 3:59:34 PM, by JPONCIN

    It has been a long summer and a very disappointing one. I haven't been able to do any of the organized bike rides I had planned, because my husba... Read more

  • More accountable?

    8/3/2016 11:33:42 AM, by BECCAJ98

    So I've been thinking...it hurts a bit, but I'm controlling the smoke, but it might work out well! I need to be slightly more accountable with m... Read more

  • Relaxing weekend

    8/1/2016 11:28:12 PM, by BECCAJ98

    (this is due to requests for pictures) My husband wanted a relaxing get away last weekend.....so what do we do? Exercise all weekend!! We d... Read more

  • Bad habit

    8/1/2016 11:05:34 AM, by BECCAJ98

    I know weighing daily is a bad habit, but it's my habit. It makes me more conscience of what I'm doing. It help me remind myself to stay in check... Read more

  • Still Holding Steady

    6/2/2016 8:50:32 AM, by JPONCIN

    The past month, I have been so busy living my life that I've been just staying even and not gaining anything. I'm doing a great job of logging my... Read more

  • Holding Steady

    5/15/2016 10:04:58 PM, by JPONCIN

    It's been a busy past month where I have been working full-time substitute teaching, and my weight has been about the same, give or take a couple... Read more

  • Coming out of a fog

    5/10/2016 12:57:38 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    My weight finally dropped and guess why? I upped my calories, go figure? I finally gave up on my lifting buddy and arranged for Scott and I to li... Read more

  • Still here not moving

    5/3/2016 2:10:35 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    My feet were pretty good in the orthotics and I was able to dance they felt about 70%. Then I was stupid one day and thought my outfit looked sil... Read more

  • Kicking up the dust

    4/14/2016 9:42:57 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I danced 3 days last week and It didn't really bother my foot. Right now I'm in the midst of TOM and not feeling like exercising, must push forwa... Read more

  • Back to dancing!

    4/6/2016 9:22:56 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I have danced two times in the past week!!! For the past week and half I have been wearing my orthotics just a few hours a day and still wearing ... Read more

  • Better week

    3/31/2016 9:26:18 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    The last two weeks have been rough, TOM and then I just couldn't get my bearings. This week finally feels better and my calories have been good. ... Read more

  • Feeling Grumbly

    3/29/2016 12:16:36 PM, by JPONCIN

    I'm home from my trip to Florida, and relieved to say that in the past couple weeks I haven't gained anything! I've been pretty much staying the ... Read more

  • The good the good and the crazy

    3/10/2016 9:38:57 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    It's been a good week, the weather is good and I hardly wanna come inside. My spark friend Leigh connected me up with another friend of hers and ... Read more

  • March Challange

    3/1/2016 10:46:07 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    So our little spark group on instagram is attempting to do no cheat days in March as a challenge and no food after after a certain time. So here ... Read more

  • Happy Leap Year! And Down 15 lbs.

    2/29/2016 11:05:18 AM, by JPONCIN

    I had a coworker when I worked at Walgreens, whose wife gave birth to TWINS on Leap Year. Pretty amazing!!! Today I'm feeling really great! ... Read more

  • Approved for orthotics!

    2/26/2016 3:09:09 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Yayyyy I am so happy this week is ending on a better note! He didn't push me to get the steroid shot either. He told me if the orthotics arent he... Read more

  • The week of 'what on earth is ahead?'

    2/24/2016 12:34:48 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Yesterday I had my friends baby here and I was in the kitchen with Max and Willow and Max found a sponge and took it out of the room and i heard ... Read more

  • Down 12 lbs. This Year

    2/22/2016 10:28:46 PM, by JPONCIN

    I really like that I weigh in twice a week, because it keeps me honest all week without getting fanatical and weighing in every day. I weigh in e... Read more

  • Struggle and embarrassment

    2/18/2016 7:54:57 PM, by BECCAJ98

    So here I am still, watching and recording what I eat, getting an average of 10,000+ steps a day, exercising, avoiding starches, especially whi... Read more

  • Throwing all you got

    2/13/2016 11:43:53 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I am done with week 2 of PT. They now have me in a nightsplint. He told me to just try to keep it on as long as I can each night HA! One night I ... Read more

  • New Shoes

    2/2/2016 3:30:08 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    The new plumbers finally came, they were way more pricey. The issue is fixed, I can do my cloth diapers again! I started PT last week for a... Read more

  • Boooooo to this week!

    1/27/2016 2:44:23 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Friday I called our normal plumber to come they called it off a few hrs later saying their morning job was taking too long, could they come Monda... Read more

  • Off to a Nice Start: What's Working

    1/23/2016 1:18:18 PM, by JPONCIN

    This year, I'm down 7 lbs. from when we got home from our holiday vacation. I call that success so far! I'm eating really well and feeling very g... Read more

  • Change is a coming

    1/22/2016 2:45:26 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I bit the bullet and made a podiatry appointment, I have a feeling he's gonna tell me to lay off anything jumping related. So I better get all th... Read more

  • Walk walk walk

    1/13/2016 9:19:19 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Yesterday I was home with Max all day and he couldn't get up himself, he puts his hands out and goes "uh uh uh". I went to the gym for 90 minutes... Read more

  • 1 week down!

    1/10/2016 9:47:34 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    We finished week one and our group has grown! We now have 4 total posting pics and everyone had a loss this week of .3-5.9 lbs down! I think I wa... Read more

  • Christmas Vacation 2015, 2016, and MUCH more

    1/5/2016 6:56:35 AM, by JPONCIN

    Last night my husband, kids, and I rolled in from probably the worst Christmas road trip since we've been a family. I want to start by saying tha... Read more

  • What an inspiration

    1/4/2016 9:32:38 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

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  • Day 2 complete full speed ahead!

    1/3/2016 10:15:48 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I am done with Day 2 posting pics with Leigh and now Eddy is joining our team! It's great to have two old friends motivated and doing this wit... Read more

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