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Finding the balance
7/8/2014 6:20:40 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I'm starting my blog again to help remind myself of the last three years, to tell my story in hopes that me, myself and I will listen again. More...  Read more

NELLLUCAS

Losing Inches Challenge
8/10/2013 11:21:57 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I've been thinking I need to give myself a new challenge. My weight has been within the healthy range for some time. Through calorie-counting and exer...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Have to be Happy with The Good
8/6/2013 8:42:27 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I came about 10 miles short of last month's mileage goal for walking/jogging. In several ways, I let life get in the way of reaching my goal. I a...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

82 miles for July and 5 days to go...
7/27/2013 11:26:30 AM,  1 COMMENTS

This was such a busy week. I was unable to keep up the mileage pace, but I tried to sneak in walks/jogs when I could. In order to make my 100 mile goa...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

51 miles so far this month!
7/17/2013 10:53:18 AM,  1 COMMENTS

I'm having a debate with myself today. I logged just over 50 miles (walking or jogging) for the month of June and about the same for the month of May....  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Balance: Me vs. My Vocation
7/15/2013 11:58:33 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I often find it difficult to achieve a balance between spending time on my health and spending time in my vocation. This is a common problem for many...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

How to Get Motivation
7/6/2013 4:01:52 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I'm always looking for new ways to stay motivated to eat right and to exercise. This week my husband had a great idea for me. --IF YOU HAVE A SHO...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Put in 51 miles so far in June!
6/29/2013 9:50:20 AM,  2 COMMENTS

It's really fun to keep a running total of how many miles I've walked/jogged. It's motivating to see them add up. It's a whole lot easier to put...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

I just won a SparkPeople DVD on the bonus wheel!
6/13/2013 3:33:54 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Wow, I feel like a real winner today! Who knows what the DVD will be like, but today I don't really care! 30 I rarely win things. 20 ...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Some things I need to work on...
6/6/2013 12:28:49 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Since my last post contained things I've been doing pretty well at (counting calories and exercising) I thought I'd share two things I haven't been do...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

It's an Investment
6/1/2013 2:15:45 PM,  5 COMMENTS

--Counting Calories and Exercising-- These are two things I don't particularly enjoy. I do see how important they are to my overall health goals,...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Thankful for the push
4/26/2013 11:29:26 AM,  2 COMMENTS

When I woke up today, I really didn't feel like getting out for a walk/jog. I knew in my head that I wanted to finish April's Rise and Shine Challenge...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

12,707 steps
4/5/2013 10:23:53 AM,  5 COMMENTS

I want to post this in a blog so I remember. As far as I know, this is the greatest number of steps I've taken in one day since I've been tracking. ...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Quote for today....
4/4/2013 3:57:13 PM,  2 COMMENTS

"Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out." Robert Collier ...  Read more

MOM4GMA2

I feel like Wall-E lately
4/2/2013 9:59:14 AM,  4 COMMENTS

Have you seen the Disney movie Wall-E? He's a trash compactor whose job it is to clean up the Earth. He's solar-powered, so every morning he basks in...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

April Rise and Shine Challenge
3/30/2013 10:53:10 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I'm thinking about doing SP's new challenge to rise and shine. We're asked to either get in some exercise first thing in the morning or get a good bre...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Words of Wisdom from a Nine Year-Old
3/22/2013 2:26:32 PM,  8 COMMENTS

My kids and I were looking through the SparkPeople motivational quotes page. There's a lot of good stuff there, and my kids recognized that. We all pr...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Please Excuse the Mess...The Children Are Creating Memories
3/7/2013 3:36:21 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I so needed to see this today! I know this doesn't have a whole lot to do with weight loss, but it has a lot to do with my outlook on life. My ou...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Help Me Understand Why People of All Sizes Can't Just Get Along
3/6/2013 3:52:30 PM,  6 COMMENTS

I am truly hurt by the fact that people of different sizes seem to think that the other size is judging them, without stopping to think that they're a...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Healthy Journey Trick--Maximize My Time
3/4/2013 9:53:39 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I can't let a lack of time get in the way of my healthy lifestyle journey! Problem: Limited time in which to make healthy meals Answer: Make...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Challenge to myself....
2/20/2013 5:30:41 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I'm going to do an Extreme 5K this summer with my two sons. I better get moving!...  Read more

MOM4GMA2

Food Is Fuel and "Just Begin"
2/19/2013 3:15:45 PM,  2 COMMENTS

"Food is fuel. Get the best fuel you can." These words are so true. I can't guarantee that I (or you) always *feel* more healthy or energet...  Read more

NEWRUNNER2

Monday's quote
2/4/2013 7:39:47 AM,  3 COMMENTS

"Nothing is impossible. The word itself says, "I'm possible." - Audrey Hepburn Definitely something to keep in mind when I begin to struggle....  Read more

MOM4GMA2

Quote for today....
1/23/2013 8:44:12 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I found this one this morning on my work's website. It fits what Spark People is all about. "You can have everything in life you want, if you...  Read more

MOM4GMA2

2013 Goals
1/6/2013 1:21:51 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Something I've known about myself for a very long time is that I am very goal orientated, so I have set my health and fitness goals for this year. Y...  Read more

MOM4GMA2

Found this quote....
1/3/2013 7:40:42 AM,  3 COMMENTS

and thought I would share. Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, "I will try again tom...  Read more

MOM4GMA2

2012 in Review
1/2/2013 2:12:19 PM,  0 COMMENTS

The last couple days I have been reviewing my fitness numbers....I was pleased with myself, but at the same time, upset because I slipped up & got laz...  Read more

MOM4GMA2

The Pickle Jar
11/7/2012 10:11:37 PM,  24 COMMENTS

The pickle jar as far back as I can remember sat on the floor beside the dresser in my parents' bedroom. When he got ready for bed, Dad would empty hi...  Read more

JAMER123

Great Quotes
10/30/2012 10:16:48 PM,  14 COMMENTS

In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock. ~Thomas Jefferson Your work is to discover your world a...  Read more

JAMER123

The Procrastinator
10/17/2012 12:08:50 AM,  15 COMMENTS

The Procrastinator Determined to have one last, lazy day of fishing before the summer's end, I purposely ignored the leaky faucet and the broken...  Read more

JAMER123

Rewards to you!
10/8/2012 5:11:40 PM,  19 COMMENTS

These are some instructions that will definitely help you to live a sparkled day in all your sparkiness. I shared this with my team and thought I woul...  Read more

JAMER123

Far Away
10/6/2012 11:16:20 PM,  14 COMMENTS

Far away in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see the beauty, believe in them and try to follow whe...  Read more

JAMER123

May You Be Blessed
9/25/2012 7:25:16 PM,  13 COMMENTS

This is a beautiful uTube posting & I am sharing it with all my friends on SP. It speaks for itself. Please take a couple minutes to enjoy & relax....  Read more

JAMER123

Big John
9/18/2012 11:24:30 PM,  15 COMMENTS

Are you the driver or are you Big John? We all have a choice & I am not rooting to be the driver!! Big John A new bus driver stopped at a bu...  Read more

JAMER123

Burned Biscuits
9/17/2012 12:51:24 AM,  22 COMMENTS

I received this from a friend and immediately thought of my Spark Friends. Read and add a comment if you wish. I thank each and everyone for taking ti...  Read more

JAMER123

Answering Machine Messages
9/3/2012 11:20:40 PM,  35 COMMENTS

Answering Machine Messages - Hi. I am probably home. I'm just avoiding someone I don't like. Leave me a message and if I d...  Read more

JAMER123

Don't think So Much
9/1/2012 10:09:15 PM,  19 COMMENTS

Don't Think So Much Mensa is an organization whose members have an IQ of 140 or higher. A few years ago, there was a Mensa Convention in San Fran...  Read more

JAMER123

Out of Control
8/28/2012 10:29:26 PM,  21 COMMENTS

There was an engineer, manager, and a programmer driving down a steep mountain road. The brakes failed and the car careened down the road out of contr...  Read more

JAMER123

Last Date~~~Tonight's funny!
8/21/2012 11:42:23 PM,  21 COMMENTS

So Lonely I Could Croak A lonely frog, desparate for any form of company telephoned the Psychic Hotline to find out what his future has in store....  Read more

JAMER123

Parts Of My Journey
8/18/2012 1:11:46 PM,  0 COMMENTS

As I update and change my SP page, I don't want to loose where I've come from, where I've been, and what I've thought and wanted to share in the past....  Read more

LAURIELYNN50

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