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Things that motivate me
7/22/2014 2:03:20 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I am motivated when I write in my journal uplifting things and remind myself of the things I am doing correctly. I am motivated listening to podc...  Read more


Run Arlo Run
7/22/2014 12:06:23 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I did it! I got in the car and drove downtown to the trail system and I ran! It was busy, so I didn't feel stupid for running the hot sun. Yippe...  Read more


No Sleep
7/21/2014 11:28:42 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Weekend was a whirlwind as expected. No control as expected. Saturday was the worst yard sale ever excepting that we had fun poking fun at how ridi...  Read more


Continuing on and Exploring
7/20/2014 9:23:21 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Over the last week, I decided to review through all of the multiple .pdf files I have on my computer and explore the many cookbooks, etc. I have purch...  Read more


No Tv
7/18/2014 8:50:26 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Yesterday my 15yo daughter could not watch TV because she had failed to do 100% of her chores without being reminded. So at 8pm she made cookies out o...  Read more


Week One of 365-Days of Consecutive Exercise!
7/16/2014 2:16:03 PM,  0 COMMENTS

So today is day #5 of a challenge I began with myself. I am pledging to exercise every day for a year. Why? Because I need to make it a habit and I...  Read more


Summer days
7/15/2014 8:10:25 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Screw Auger Falls Accommodating lake monsters ...  Read more


Back to life, back to reality
7/15/2014 7:53:36 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I'm back. Vacation is over. 46 We had a wonderful time out at the lake cottage with our family. We ate healthy and we ate crappy. Each night a diff...  Read more


Sleep earlier, lose weight
7/13/2014 8:35:10 AM,  8 COMMENTS

Researchers have found that a good night's sleep helps people lose weight. See I also found that by skipping late night TV an...  Read more


LiveFit Round 2 Day 1
7/12/2014 4:48:10 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Trying to reclaim my body back now that I am down to nursing just 3 times a day. In 5 days it will have been one year since I've had Riley and though...  Read more


2Days left
7/3/2014 10:26:58 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Did the shopping today. some for DH (he stays home) and some for the week with the cousins. I did well. I didn't buy sweet stuff. I did grab a bag of...  Read more


4 days left
7/1/2014 8:24:54 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I am proud to say I am staying on track with running and strength training despite the heat! I wish I could say I had avoided the sugar on saturday an...  Read more


Newer Ideal Weight Guidelines
6/29/2014 7:28:27 PM,  9 COMMENTS

I been away from Spark for a while as I had other interests - math, writing, a declutter challenge, Zen Habits, vacation etc. Even so, I have been s...  Read more


7 Days till Family reunion & looking for suggestions about sneakers.
6/28/2014 11:14:42 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I have been studying successful sparkpeople and have made a few changes to my sparkpage, so that it displays a snap shot of my progress. It encourages...  Read more


8 Days till Family reunion
6/27/2014 2:27:22 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Another 2 mile walk/jog in the noon day sun..sweat pooring off. Feeling allive!...  Read more


countdown 9 days to amily reunion
6/26/2014 11:06:31 AM,  1 COMMENTS

It looks like I miscounted the days and it will be here before I know it. Yesterday was day number 1 without sugar. I have recently run out of my fav...  Read more


12 Days
6/24/2014 10:36:33 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Yesterday I changed my ticker. Days without sugar. I did well today up until my husband got antsy and decided we needed to drive around the lake. When...  Read more


counting down to family reunion: 13 days
6/22/2014 8:26:01 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We had a great weekend! HIked: Mount Chocorua . What a great day for it. A bit sore this morning but fairing pretty well. Spent some time soakin...  Read more


stayin on track
6/17/2014 8:42:42 PM,  1 COMMENTS

my kids r still in still in school. but next week our summer will begin... I will have two weeks before our family reunion and then back to work. This...  Read more


New trigger for my strength training
6/7/2014 7:48:30 AM,  6 COMMENTS

I missed a strength training day yesterday and it got me to rethink the time slot I plan to do strength training since I have trouble sticking to a st...  Read more


Using compassion and love to prevent, end or lessen the harm
6/5/2014 5:07:12 PM,  6 COMMENTS

In my two blogs about letting go of ideals that conflict with your reality, I discussed the first two steps of letting go. It has been awhile since...  Read more


chi restored
6/5/2014 1:29:49 PM,  4 COMMENTS

during my last post...sitting in my exercise clothes...trying to decide which workout video to use...wasting time...I finally decided to go spend the...  Read more


I just cant get it together
6/5/2014 11:40:56 AM,  0 COMMENTS

I left the doctor's office thinking oh wow its only 10:30 I will have plenty of time to get in an hour workout...but I have been distracted and the p...  Read more


My butt is sore thanks to the Firm Express
6/4/2014 1:37:12 PM,  0 COMMENTS

The problem with these 20 minute HIIT workouts is that they do not use stretches for long enough. I prefer the old fashioned 50 minute work outs becau...  Read more


Squeaked it in
6/3/2014 9:52:20 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Proud of myself for doing 20min firm dvd. I also cleaned the bathroom, made the bed and started a load of laundry. These don't usually happen on the s...  Read more


computer hates me again
6/2/2014 8:44:44 PM,  1 COMMENTS

just wrote a blog...hit disappeared......  Read more


Another fun filled weekend!
6/2/2014 8:37:16 PM,  1 COMMENTS

These treat days seem to coincide with some nice backpacking trips. Yipee: eating chocolate atop a mountain guilt free. Also the day after I am al...  Read more


Message for all parents of young men
5/31/2014 5:55:17 PM,  6 COMMENTS

The following link contains an important message for all parents of young men but is directed to fathers who probably have the...  Read more


Taking a break
5/28/2014 8:17:42 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I am trying not to feel down about bypassing on workouts yesterday and today. I only had an hour each day for "personal time" and I felt the house-- m...  Read more


Keep on truckin...
5/27/2014 9:26:42 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Just trying to get back into the swing after the 3day weekend. I feel as if I am operating on tilt. I cooked up some pinto beans, but I am not sure wh...  Read more


Memorial Day/Treat day.
5/26/2014 9:16:29 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Carried heavy backpack to the peak of Caverly. Not a long walk--only one mile--but it was steep and the bag was heavy. First hike of the season. DH ha...  Read more


The first day of Paleo diet
5/26/2014 9:10:10 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Today we decided to take the plunge and begin our journey to a healthier way of eating. My husband and I have decided to follow the Paleo regimen. We...  Read more


Here comes another treat day.
5/25/2014 8:17:41 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Hmm, where do I begin, baked a strawberry rhubarb pie, telling myself I would eat it for breakfast tomorrow. But the clan started clambering after din...  Read more


Contentment as a lifestyle
5/24/2014 11:29:30 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I find the following resource valuable and it is free: Here the writer teaches you to have faith in your ability to c...  Read more


Glad its raining
5/24/2014 8:30:31 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Sorry if the rain is ruining your plans for the weekend, but I am grateful for the much needed down time. I am glad to have time to slowdown and appre...  Read more


Beans Beans, the magical fruit...
5/22/2014 1:17:35 PM,  3 COMMENTS

In an earlier blog I questioned my ability to eat beans 3 meals a day, 6-9 days a in a row. I thought that would be down right gross, but I am discov...  Read more


Good Morning
5/21/2014 7:47:59 AM,  3 COMMENTS

I have been trying to check in with the blog daily, hopefully it will keep me on the weight loss mind track. But everyone was hogging the computer las...  Read more


Letting Go: Seeing the Ideal in conflict with reality
5/20/2014 8:52:02 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I got several comments about how wise I was in posting the five steps to letting go of our Ideals if the conflict between our ideals and reality cause...  Read more


Sugar Drinks
5/19/2014 8:03:56 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I don't know what I was thinking, I made arnie palmer tea mix for my kid, but she didn't want to drink I poured it into my cup on my way to th...  Read more


Cheat day
5/18/2014 7:56:39 PM,  5 COMMENTS

For those who are not familiar with Slow-Carb diet, NO WHITE FOODS (dairy sugar, flour, potatoes, rice) Eat just protein veggies and legumes except...  Read more


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