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Blogs by Members of SP Class of January 16-22, 2011

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  • Just my luck!

    1/25/2015 8:26:49 PM, by DSBRIDE

    Just when I think everything is all set, here comes another monkey wrench! How I want to get this biopsy over as my nerves are shot and the wait... Read more

  • New hope

    1/24/2015 11:18:23 AM, by DSBRIDE

    Yesterday was a very long visit with a top Yale specialist. He was arrogant, egotistical, and had a horrible bedside manner. He also kept me wa... Read more

  • In the blender.......

    1/23/2015 11:42:46 AM, by ONTHEPATH2

    Whirl, whirl, whirl..... Ever feel like you are in the blender? That's me today. My head is spinning. I want a million things. I just wa... Read more

  • Hooray for Friday! Boo for Nor'easter!

    1/23/2015 10:21:27 AM, by SHAKINGTHETREE

    Apparently a big storm is on its way for tonight and tomorrow, and all the weather people are still not very sure exactly what's going to happen.... Read more

  • Results in...

    1/21/2015 10:01:52 PM, by DSBRIDE

    I learned the test results and now it is certain that I have some form of cancer. It could be a carcinoid which is slow growing or it could be t... Read more

  • Have I mentioned yet how much I hate winter??

    1/21/2015 10:04:42 AM, by SHAKINGTHETREE

    I'm sure I have. But it bears mentioning again. Ugh, winter, GO AWAY ALREADY.... Read more

  • What worked, what didn't.....

    1/20/2015 10:31:01 AM, by ONTHEPATH2

    Yesterday I fell to the twizzlers in the kitchen at work. I was going to have one - sound familiar - well I did. Then sat and obsessed about an... Read more

  • MLK Day - I have a dream...

    1/19/2015 10:43:07 AM, by ONTHEPATH2

    This is one of my favorite Martin Luther King quotes. Thought I would sha... Read more

  • Accomplished! Sparkle, sparkle!

    1/18/2015 10:43:40 AM, by ONTHEPATH2

    Today I have reached level 18 in SP points. Yep, I have been around a while! I can't say I ever had level 18 as a goal - but it feels pretty go... Read more

  • starting the Daniel plan

    1/17/2015 11:18:22 PM, by SCOTTBROWN614

    I'm reading"the Daniel plan" by Rick Warren. I love that it focuses on more than just food and fitness, it also includes faith, focus and friends... Read more

  • I wanted....

    1/17/2015 9:43:21 AM, by ONTHEPATH2

    Today was weigh in day for the 5% challenge. I really wanted to post a HUGE number for my weight loss. I wanted that weight to magically disapp... Read more

  • Peace again!

    1/17/2015 8:54:19 AM, by DSBRIDE

    Today is a new day and I'm back in my routine. I slept last night with a peaceful acceptance of what will be, will be. I can't change anything ... Read more

  • Sometimes, you outdo yourself.

    1/16/2015 3:14:15 PM, by SHAKINGTHETREE

    I tried REALLY HARD to talk myself out of my workout this morning. I actually had to say out loud: "Suzanne, just DO IT already and get it ... Read more

  • Diagnosis

    1/16/2015 11:46:57 AM, by DSBRIDE

    I have my results and its a punch in the gut. I did see the heart Dr this morning and he said it was just a fluke and nothing to worry about. T... Read more

  • Wow!

    1/16/2015 11:28:44 AM, by ONTHEPATH2

    Sometimes I feel like my blogs are a constant never ending whining about my struggles, my poor choices - well not today! Did you know that I... Read more

  • Can I get your approval????

    1/14/2015 3:15:24 PM, by ONTHEPATH2

    I was reading some SP blogs and I read one about being hypocritical It sparked some thinking about my struggles the last few days. Yep, I thoug... Read more

  • Can I get your approval????

    1/14/2015 3:15:24 PM, by ONTHEPATH2

    I was reading some SP blogs and I read one about being hypocritical It sparked some thinking about my struggles the last few days. Yep, I thoug... Read more

  • One day at a time

    1/14/2015 9:43:02 AM, by SHAKINGTHETREE

    Got up and got the workout done... even though I reeeeally wanted to stay in bed and snuggle with the dog this morning. She was being extra-supe... Read more

  • The things I do....

    1/13/2015 3:06:27 PM, by ONTHEPATH2

    Sunday after our hike along the lake we stopped in a little restaurant/bakery that is on a farm. There is an orchard and they grow various fruit... Read more


    1/13/2015 11:01:11 AM, by SHAKINGTHETREE

    starvation-mode/ ... Read more

  • The next steps

    1/13/2015 10:23:43 AM, by SHAKINGTHETREE

    Well, I went to the doctor yesterday for my bloodwork follow-up. My bloodwork is, according to the doctor, perfect. In fact, although my ch... Read more

  • Gasp!

    1/12/2015 2:14:56 PM, by ONTHEPATH2

    It's no longer a question of "Can I do it?". It's a question of "Do I WANT to do it?" .... Brene Brown OK that one knocked the wind out. ... Read more

  • Long time, no blog

    1/12/2015 10:55:57 AM, by SHAKINGTHETREE

    Yeah, figured I'd check in. Had a few fits and starts with P90X, but I'm in a groove again. Long may it last. I've also hung up the je... Read more

  • Following up

    1/11/2015 10:51:13 AM, by DSBRIDE

    Yesterday I had a Dr appt for the hospital follow up. I learned that a part of my heart is not getting oxygen which is why I go see the heart Dr... Read more

  • Thief

    1/9/2015 4:54:26 PM, by ONTHEPATH2

    Teddy Roosevelt said it "Comparison is the thief of joy". Sooooo, just for today I will not compare myself to you. I will not judge my suc... Read more

  • Housecleaning - be real!

    1/8/2015 2:15:41 PM, by ONTHEPATH2

    I like a clean house - but I don't like housecleaning. I hate spending time doing household chores when I could be doing fun things! However, s... Read more

  • Housecleaning - be real!

    1/8/2015 2:15:40 PM, by ONTHEPATH2

    I like a clean house - but I don't like housecleaning. I hate spending time doing household chores when I could be doing fun things! However, s... Read more

  • Thank you

    1/8/2015 10:56:49 AM, by DSBRIDE

    Thank you to those that wrote on my last blog or thru emails about my hospital stay. I never felt so alone or down as when they hit me with the ... Read more

  • Hospital stay

    1/7/2015 6:46:57 PM, by DSBRIDE

    I have spent the last 4 days in the hospital with what started as a cardiac episode and ended with something also wrong with my lungs. I am so d... Read more

  • Walking Buddy

    1/6/2015 5:09:42 PM, by ONTHEPATH2

    I always wanted a walking buddy since my friend Linda (who was my walking buddy) became sick. Now Linda was a great walking buddy, but I must ad... Read more

  • New Year

    1/5/2015 12:02:36 PM, by ONTHEPATH2

    Happy New Year everyone! This is my first SP blog this year! Unlike many of you with resolutions and new goals, I have decided this year to not... Read more

  • Day 3

    1/4/2015 5:36:33 PM, by DSBRIDE

    I am so pleased to report that last nights crisis was averted. I made it thru without eating anything else and this morning my efforts were rewa... Read more

  • Tick tock!

    1/3/2015 9:35:38 PM, by DSBRIDE

    It's 9:30 and I have an hour and a half till bedtime. I've already eaten my allotment for today but my head wants more. I've been watching the ... Read more

  • Happy New Year!

    1/1/2015 9:44:13 AM, by DSBRIDE

    Happy New Year everyone! Today was a great start to a new year. It was a time of reflection and new resolves. Last year saw me lose 18 lb... Read more

  • Happy New Year 2015....

    12/31/2014 10:31:23 AM, by KAKAY56

    ... Happy New Year 2015 to All... May your New Year be a continued journey or the beginning of a new journey, as we... Read more

  • Happy New Year

    12/31/2014 9:06:45 AM, by DSBRIDE

    I'm just taking a minute to wish everyone a safe New Year's Eve and a very Happy New Year! I can't believe its 2015 already! This year en... Read more

  • Not waiting

    12/29/2014 12:18:06 PM, by ONTHEPATH2

    It seems that New Years Day is when everyone starts the healthy eating, working on taking off those extra pounds and making resolutions. Not me.... Read more

  • Closing the year

    12/29/2014 11:36:18 AM, by GAL7288

    I have this song stuck in my head, and as I come out of what I call my "war zone" which was pretty much the days before and after Christmas, the ... Read more

  • Skipping on....ending 2014

    12/28/2014 6:54:17 PM, by KAKAY56

    I can say that I'm still hear and I am not going anywhere. My biggest accomplishment I made in 2014 was going from a size 2o to a size 12. ... Read more

  • Merry Christmas

    12/25/2014 9:35:02 AM, by DSBRIDE

    I am so blessed to have met such wonderful people that have helped me in my journey and supported me through the highs and lows that life has thr... Read more

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