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  • Here we go again

    8/5/2015 12:29:30 AM, by KELLYZZZZ

    So here I am again. While I know that I had success with Sparkpeople before I took time off and used another site because friends were using ano... Read more

  • Good day today.

    8/4/2015 11:42:25 PM, by SNOOKY53

    I did really well today. Stayed well with in my calorie intake. Walked 6303 steps today. The best I have done so far. My daughter and husband wal... Read more

  • 8/4/15 - Bedtime

    8/4/2015 11:28:36 PM, by GORDON66

    I had a bit of redemption at work today. The person (my boss's son) who took over my managerial duties set up an appointment with a company mark... Read more

  • Going Back Up

    8/4/2015 3:21:09 PM, by THEREWILLBEANO1

    Well over the past many months I was doing so well with my weight loss. I was down to an amazing 158 pounds. Now I am back up to 170. I had a maj... Read more

  • It's My Party

    8/4/2015 2:44:42 PM, by SJFREY47

    On my 41st birthday, I successfully met my mini goal of 4.1 pounds lost. Now, I start my next challenge - lose 41 pounds before my 42 birthday. ... Read more

  • Not as bad as I had thought.

    8/3/2015 11:32:08 PM, by SNOOKY53

    After my last 12 day camping trip I was truly worried that I had gained weight. When I got home my daughter said Mom you look like you are starti... Read more

  • 8/3/15 - Bedtime

    8/3/2015 10:32:38 PM, by GORDON66

    Took a TRX class this morning, and it was only instructor Kristin, Claire, and me. I don't think the fitness center was excited about the lack o... Read more

  • It's summer, how do I have a head cold!

    8/3/2015 4:11:19 PM, by SAMIAM824

    Ugh, of all things I dislike the most it is being sick in the summer time. I started feeling a head cold coming on yesterday and today it is full... Read more

  • Change Your Attitude to Change Your Actions

    8/3/2015 4:11:09 PM, by ~INDYGIRL

    I went shopping for some new yoga pants the other day. When I go shopping, I go with my old 460-pound Beth mentality, trying on sizes larger than... Read more

  • New Goals

    8/3/2015 4:04:18 PM, by LOTUSFLOWER

    So after a regain of almost 30 lbs., it's time to set some new goals. First, I want to focus on the GOOD. I maintained my 100 lb. weight ... Read more

  • 8/2/15 - Bedtime

    8/2/2015 11:21:26 PM, by GORDON66

    After being out for over five hours, the electricity is back up. When the wind and hail hit, my car was inside the garage. <... Read more

  • Slipping, need to refocus.

    8/2/2015 8:40:47 PM, by SNOOKY53

    Just came off a 12 day camping trip. And I have to be honest I have not been doing as well as I should be. Didn't get ... Read more

  • Grr

    8/2/2015 11:32:38 AM, by KELLYNNKRUSE

    I'm by myself a lot, and it doesn't tend to bother me. I've struggled with my weight and I realize I need help. I reach out to my friends who hav... Read more

  • 8/1/15 - Bedtime

    8/1/2015 11:55:45 PM, by GORDON66

    It's been a while, but I put in some time on the treadmill after the fitness class. It wasn't nearly so boring as I thought it would be. ... Read more

  • 7/31/15 - Bedtime

    7/31/2015 11:09:24 PM, by GORDON66

    I got a high five from my TRX instructor. It made me happy! It is an absolutely glorious evening. Just right for counting my blessings. ... Read more

  • Perspective: Why?

    7/31/2015 1:10:20 PM, by ~INDYGIRL

    One day I woke up and was astonished to find that I had grown to 460 pounds and was using my family as helpers. I didn't do this on purpose. Fr... Read more

  • Oh how time flies

    7/31/2015 4:01:24 AM, by CAROLINAGIRL07

    Geez la weez! That's how I feel about how many days I've gone without sparkpeople! I was looking back at how active I used to be before children,... Read more

  • 7/30/15 - Bedtime

    7/30/2015 11:29:09 PM, by GORDON66

    The temperature has fallen enough for me to turn off the A/C. Yippee!!! I worked hard at the gym, and my hamstrings are sore. Yippee - I t... Read more

  • I did not think I could do it!

    7/30/2015 5:37:56 PM, by MICKVETTE

    Well, it happened...gradually and over time, but it happened. I actually lost 48 lbs in 5 months! If someone had tole me it was possible, I... Read more

  • Personal Challenge. .. What are yours?

    7/30/2015 3:00:54 PM, by ONCEUPONADREAM

    Week 4 Day 1 My mind is a liar. In spite of successfully completing c25k before (pounds heavier, mind you!), for whatever reason, do... Read more

  • Nearing the close of Month #2

    7/30/2015 12:34:40 PM, by CATLAKESIDE

    Hey, all! I'm still around - have nearly maintained through the last four weeks of summer camp, which was my goal. Hope to continue to do so... Read more

  • 7/29/15 - Bedtime

    7/29/2015 10:39:09 PM, by GORDON66

    A fly got into the house, and one of the cats caught it before I could get out a swatter. Fly catching kitties are the best! My brother sto... Read more

  • Wednesday is a good day

    7/29/2015 10:42:14 AM, by SAMIAM824

    I am currently 17 days into refocusing my life and priorities. I first found spark people in 2006. I really used the tools, community, and motiva... Read more

  • Being Brave

    7/29/2015 8:08:16 AM, by ~INDYGIRL

    I can't tell you how many opportunities I've passed up because I've beaten myself down before I've even had a chance to go for the brass ring.... Read more

  • 7/28/15 - Bedtime

    7/28/2015 11:41:47 PM, by GORDON66

    Due to staff vacations, it was one of those days at work. Although I got a lot done, it wasn't what I had planned. I'm pleased I didn't have a ... Read more

  • White Bean, Tomato, and Green Bean Salad

    7/28/2015 3:11:13 PM, by GORDON66

    If you have a lot of green beans in your garden, this is the perfect recipe. Enjoy! Ingredients Dressing: 1 tablespoon fresh ... Read more

  • I'm not new here.

    7/28/2015 12:59:34 PM, by ILUVCOWS2

    I've been a member since 2007, I have never posted a blog, although I do enjoy reading them. I have been in a terrible rut lately, can't seem to ... Read more

  • ~ Update ~

    7/28/2015 12:08:07 PM, by JAZZID

    ... it's been awhile and a lot has going on since ... Read more

  • 7/27/15 - Bedtime

    7/27/2015 10:44:48 PM, by GORDON66

    Although it's a tad bit long, I had a great hair day. Humidity does have its advantages. I made White Bean, Tomato, Green Bean ... Read more

  • Buddy Up List at the Indy/Noblesville Rally

    7/27/2015 5:12:29 PM, by ~INDYGIRL

    Lucy Crazymama46 Fishers, IN Beth ~indygirl Fishers, IN Tina Hoosiergirlindy India
    napolis, IN Tom McCourtt Dayton, OH Bra... Read more

  • Today’s Scripture from Joes Osteen

    7/27/2015 12:48:48 PM, by MI-ELLKAYBEE

    Today’s Scripture “Keep me as the apple of your eye...” (Psalm 17:8, NIV) The Apple of His Eye In this day and age, peop... Read more

  • One Week Down, 52 to Go

    7/27/2015 9:11:19 AM, by SJFREY47

    I am overweight. I have at least 80 pounds to lose. Admitting those two facts can be demoralizing. In today's society, we are constantly bombar... Read more

  • 7/26/15 - Bedtime

    7/26/2015 10:25:22 PM, by GORDON66

    Picked more beans and gave some to one of my neighbors. She's having them for dinner. It was less humid today, so I really enjoyed being ou... Read more

  • 7/25/15 - Bedtime

    7/25/2015 10:15:39 PM, by GORDON66

    I probably picked two pounds of green and wax beans, and there are more. I had to stop, because the colander was full. I also found two ripe to... Read more

  • The Dreaded Before picture. Again.

    7/25/2015 4:44:13 PM, by ONCEUPONADREAM

    The part of my mind that wants to be rational is trying to reason since I posted a before picture once, like four years ago, I shouldn't have ... Read more

  • 7/24/15 - Bedtime

    7/24/2015 10:53:49 PM, by GORDON66

    I have to laugh. I put sand between the bricks on my patio, and the sparrows are taking a bath in it. There's sand all over the place. Oh well... Read more

  • WI Day Results (Week two)

    7/24/2015 6:57:11 PM, by ONCEUPONADREAM

    Weight in Results! Last week: 198.2 This week... Read more

  • 7/23/15 - Bedtime

    7/23/2015 11:36:57 PM, by GORDON66

    I'm excited about joining a chat room, because I get to "talk" with a group of wonderful ladies. Both my morning and afternoon commutes to w... Read more

  • 4.1/41

    7/23/2015 11:53:38 AM, by SJFREY47

    Soon, I will be turning 41. As a birthday present to myself, I'm re-committing to my weight loss journey. My goal is to lost 4.1 pounds by my 4... Read more

  • What I did right - July 22

    7/23/2015 5:44:59 AM, by PLAINJANEDOE

    I was starving after work, so I made two (chicken) sausages for dinner. After the first one, I was full, so I saved the second one to eat tonight... Read more

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