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  • I keep trying.

    10/21/2016 5:30:29 PM, by NOBODY014

    Even though I haven't log onto sparks, I keep trying. Life gets so busy, that I let some things go. And in the past I used to let my self go. Bu... Read more

  • Children

    9/6/2016 11:50:54 AM, by KERIKSEN6

    I am guilty of cleaning my children's plates. I then track those calories. I hate throwing food away. Help!!... Read more

  • Excerise

    1/18/2016 9:47:24 PM, by KERIKSEN6

    So my legs are starting to go numb when exercising on the elliptical and climb master.... Read more

  • Jan3

    1/3/2016 11:10:48 PM, by KERIKSEN6

    I will be trying to find more time for exercise Who is with me... Read more

  • Tracking

    12/29/2015 9:06:53 PM, by PAIGE2017

    Last year at this time I had already started my annually diet as I call it. I always fall prey to the "Loose Weight" New Years resolution and it ... Read more

  • diet sodas

    10/29/2015 3:41:30 PM, by KERIKSEN6

    I love Dr. Pepper and I have slowly been winging myself off of it. But I sometimes wonder about diet ones. What do you all think? I am afraid to ... Read more

  • Sometimes I laugh at myself.

    4/24/2015 11:48:58 AM, by NOBODY014

    Because, I keep trying and trying. Life is just to much sometimes. I even forget to get my meds, which is a no no. It's tough keeping up with ev... Read more

  • Fresh Start

    1/3/2015 11:48:34 PM, by CSMITH283

    Today I determined to make a fresh start on my fitness. I've achieved my fitness and weightloss goals before, and I know I can do it again. Why d... Read more

  • Running out of excuses...

    8/8/2014 3:02:18 PM, by XENA47

    Well, the food has been terrible lately. I had a lot of leftover junk food around the house and . . . well, I had to do SOMETHING with it, right... Read more

  • Camp NaNoWriMo

    8/1/2014 12:24:31 PM, by XENA47

    I've been on a writing retreat of sorts. If you haven't ever heard of NaNoWriMo, National Novel Writing Month, it happens in November. Al... Read more

  • Realizations

    7/29/2014 9:22:49 AM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    Wow didn't know that it's been so long since I've last wrote on here. I've officially "quit" WW again. It's not because it's not working it's b... Read more

  • Bad Decisions, Good Decisions.

    6/19/2014 12:49:29 AM, by XENA47

    I forgot my wedding anniversary yesterday. I'm opposite the female stereotype and tend to lose track of the date. Sometime in June is the m... Read more

  • Shall I jump on the scale today?

    6/13/2014 12:09:37 AM, by XENA47

    Um...No. I had this discussion with myself this morning and a similar one earlier this week. It's not as if I'm cheating or dieting se... Read more

  • "Help" from my friends, too.

    6/10/2014 2:58:42 PM, by XENA47

    The good part about losing weight and taking care of myself is it makes me feel good. I gain confidence and want to get social. Having a... Read more

  • "Help" from my spouse.

    6/7/2014 7:29:30 AM, by XENA47

    Yesterday afternoon, the local recreational center held an end of the school year celebration. I spent about four hours there in clown makeup, ... Read more

  • Gotta dance, gotta sing . . .

    6/5/2014 6:36:53 PM, by XENA47

    Well, I didn't really HAVE to, but I like to make my workouts as fun as possible. Lately, I've been working out to music. It helps me keep my e... Read more

  • Procrastination

    6/4/2014 6:50:19 PM, by XENA47

    I've had a few days of eating well now and it has done wonders for leveling out my moods and my appetite. It's getting very easy to put off eati... Read more

  • Food and Mood

    6/3/2014 6:40:50 PM, by XENA47

    This morning I woke up happy. It's something that hasn't happened in awhile. Lately, between arthritis, excess weight, and the general lousy fe... Read more

  • Making a new start.

    6/2/2014 3:36:26 PM, by XENA47

    It's Monday and a new month, so I'm making a new beginning. I really need to get serious about food and fitness. I haven't updated my weight tr... Read more

  • Wow! What 65 lbs down looks like!

    5/30/2014 12:12:12 PM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    When the before picture was taken back in 2013 I immediately threw it away. But it was the picture I saw that changed my mind about my weight. ... Read more

  • First 5K

    5/19/2014 10:37:11 AM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    Well I did it! I walked my first 5K and it felt awesome! I can honestly say though that I'm not absolutely hooked but knowing it was for three ... Read more

  • Momma's day!!

    5/11/2014 12:11:51 PM, by NOBODY014

    Happy Mamma's day!!! Daily challenge time! "Share a way you could update a favorite family recipe to make it healthier." And I pos... Read more

  • Wow

    5/9/2014 10:30:35 AM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    I've hit a new weightloss mark for me and it feels good! Since I started this journey in 2013 I've now lost 65 lbs! I still have 111 lbs to go ... Read more

  • An Overeaters Mentality

    5/8/2014 12:05:06 PM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    Well.. Last night we went to my FAVORITE and WORSE place to eat. Pizza Hut! I was so scared going in there because I know me and I know my mind... Read more

  • daily challenge

    5/7/2014 5:50:19 PM, by NOBODY014

    I've been on the daily challenge, page for a year and it like an on and off thing :( But I want to make it an everyday thing. Daily chall... Read more

  • Hi all!

    4/29/2014 10:07:11 AM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    I haven't written in a while, I log on every day but haven't been able to put together a blog in a while. I love weight watchers, however I've b... Read more

  • Week 2 Weight Watchers

    3/28/2014 10:19:45 AM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    Okay so I'm on week 2 of getting back on track with Weight Watchers and this weeks weight loss is 4.4lbs! I'm super excited that I'm on my way t... Read more

  • Getting back to me... Part 2

    3/18/2014 10:06:07 AM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    I was definitely not expecting to have a part two but just had to say that after a lot of thought about it and talking with the people around me ... Read more

  • Getting back to me...

    3/17/2014 11:37:43 AM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    Ever since I miscarried no scratch that, ever since I found out I was originally pregnant back in Jan of this year I have been completely deraile... Read more

  • I'm back....

    2/24/2014 12:22:45 PM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    Well last Thursday I found out that I had started the process of miscarrying my precious cargo. I have prayed from the beginning of finding out ... Read more

  • Nervousness

    2/3/2014 1:14:49 PM, by MRSCOCHRAN2011

    Well last week I found out that I'm pregnant. I'm still a very plus size woman at 268.2 lbs and have numerous worries the biggest one is miscarr... Read more

  • Week 2 of this new year!!

    1/11/2014 2:38:09 PM, by NOBODY014

    Week 2 I'm grateful for... 1) A nice sunny day 2) Family and friends I have 3) going for a walk. 4) The wild women inside 5) My... Read more

  • New Year 2014

    1/6/2014 11:18:58 AM, by NOBODY014

    I look at this and think, I least I keep trying. I just keep getting distracted. And have a hard time getting with it in the last year. I'm ho... Read more

  • Life/family/holiday/schoo
    l = BUSY!!

    12/22/2013 12:54:11 AM, by NOBODY014

    WOW! It's almost Christmas, and I'm ready. I just got done with my first term in collage. It was an awesome experience. Going back was the best... Read more

  • Holidays...ain't It Great!!!

    12/1/2013 9:02:27 AM, by NOBODY014

    It's Great . This year I didn't get to eat that much, due to the gallstones ;( but oh well, it just keep my on my track. Just in a bad way. T... Read more

  • Love my body.

    11/25/2013 2:47:30 AM, by NOBODY014

    I seem this and it reminded me of what needs to be done. Love Myself!!! ... Read more

  • College!!!!

    11/20/2013 7:34:54 PM, by NOBODY014

    WOW! I started. 31 year old and just started college. First one in m family, I'm having problem with adding exercise in my schedule. With classe... Read more

  • 11/10/2013

    11/10/2013 6:23:51 AM, by NOBODY014

    Since I found out about the gallstones. My body's been acting up. I don't know if anybody else as this issue. Your fine, nothing hurts, you feel ... Read more

  • Gallstones

    11/7/2013 10:54:26 PM, by NOBODY014

    So the doc. office called and let me now that the test they been running had found gallstones. YAY!! Not. They are wanting me to come in for a s... Read more

  • 10/23/2013

    10/23/2013 1:08:05 PM, by NOBODY014

    Today I need to write stuff. I don't know if I'm losing weight or my clothes are stretching out. To the scale I'm staying the same weight,... Read more

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