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  • Planning for the Future I Want

    12/11/2016 1:19:52 PM, by _DASH_

    Down to the final week of classes and I have two exams, one paper, one presentation, and 8 work days standing between me and Christmas break. The... Read more

  • Running & Embodiment

    12/4/2016 5:50:37 PM, by _DASH_

    As I work to build on my momentum, weekends are for the moment turning into my time to keep strengthening the reset button I have pushed. I am in... Read more

  • I'm still around!

    12/1/2016 9:32:08 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I got pregnant finally right after I wrote my last blog, now 13 weeks along. I am trying harder this time not to eat out. Last time I gave into e... Read more

  • First Run, First Glow

    11/27/2016 10:01:00 AM, by _DASH_

    Yesterday I found myself winding down after the holiday and getting the house picked up and then I decided I was going to go up to the elementary... Read more

  • Back and getting a head start on 2017!

    11/23/2016 1:30:58 AM, by _DASH_

    It's been a good long while and all the pounds and many more regained since I've been active on Spark, but the nostalgia and good memories of a t... Read more

  • I'm still around

    9/26/2016 9:11:58 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Not that much has changed since I wrote last.Just been busy chasing around my toddler, haven't had much time to sit down and write. I've maintain... Read more

  • Coming out of a fog

    5/10/2016 12:57:38 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    My weight finally dropped and guess why? I upped my calories, go figure? I finally gave up on my lifting buddy and arranged for Scott and I to li... Read more

  • Still here not moving

    5/3/2016 2:10:35 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    My feet were pretty good in the orthotics and I was able to dance they felt about 70%. Then I was stupid one day and thought my outfit looked sil... Read more

  • Kicking up the dust

    4/14/2016 9:42:57 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I danced 3 days last week and It didn't really bother my foot. Right now I'm in the midst of TOM and not feeling like exercising, must push forwa... Read more

  • Back to dancing!

    4/6/2016 9:22:56 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I have danced two times in the past week!!! For the past week and half I have been wearing my orthotics just a few hours a day and still wearing ... Read more

  • Better week

    3/31/2016 9:26:18 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    The last two weeks have been rough, TOM and then I just couldn't get my bearings. This week finally feels better and my calories have been good. ... Read more

  • The Definition of Insanity

    3/29/2016 1:37:40 PM, by KITHKINCAID

    We all know this one, right? The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and over again and expecting a different outcome. ... Read more

  • New Beginnings?

    3/27/2016 1:24:10 PM, by KITHKINCAID

    I'm lying in bed on Easter morning, drinking decaf and cuddling with my cat. Sounds idyllic, right? Like the stuff of a Folgers commercial, all s... Read more

  • The good the good and the crazy

    3/10/2016 9:38:57 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    It's been a good week, the weather is good and I hardly wanna come inside. My spark friend Leigh connected me up with another friend of hers and ... Read more

  • March Challange

    3/1/2016 10:46:07 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    So our little spark group on instagram is attempting to do no cheat days in March as a challenge and no food after after a certain time. So here ... Read more

  • Approved for orthotics!

    2/26/2016 3:09:09 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Yayyyy I am so happy this week is ending on a better note! He didn't push me to get the steroid shot either. He told me if the orthotics arent he... Read more

  • The week of 'what on earth is ahead?'

    2/24/2016 12:34:48 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Yesterday I had my friends baby here and I was in the kitchen with Max and Willow and Max found a sponge and took it out of the room and i heard ... Read more

  • Throwing all you got

    2/13/2016 11:43:53 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I am done with week 2 of PT. They now have me in a nightsplint. He told me to just try to keep it on as long as I can each night HA! One night I ... Read more

  • New Shoes

    2/2/2016 3:30:08 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    The new plumbers finally came, they were way more pricey. The issue is fixed, I can do my cloth diapers again! I started PT last week for a... Read more

  • Boooooo to this week!

    1/27/2016 2:44:23 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Friday I called our normal plumber to come they called it off a few hrs later saying their morning job was taking too long, could they come Monda... Read more

  • Change is a coming

    1/22/2016 2:45:26 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I bit the bullet and made a podiatry appointment, I have a feeling he's gonna tell me to lay off anything jumping related. So I better get all th... Read more

  • Walk walk walk

    1/13/2016 9:19:19 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Yesterday I was home with Max all day and he couldn't get up himself, he puts his hands out and goes "uh uh uh". I went to the gym for 90 minutes... Read more

  • 1 week down!

    1/10/2016 9:47:34 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    We finished week one and our group has grown! We now have 4 total posting pics and everyone had a loss this week of .3-5.9 lbs down! I think I wa... Read more

  • What an inspiration

    1/4/2016 9:32:38 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    %E2%80%99s%20World__... Read more

  • Day 2 complete full speed ahead!

    1/3/2016 10:15:48 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I am done with Day 2 posting pics with Leigh and now Eddy is joining our team! It's great to have two old friends motivated and doing this wit... Read more

  • Accountability

    1/2/2016 2:16:19 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I agreed to my long time spark buddy Leigh, to be her accountability buddy. I need this because I have been really slipping up the past year or g... Read more

  • Goodbye 2015

    12/31/2015 11:31:33 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    It's been a rough week. Monday I wanted to go to the gym and we were having a snow storm, everything was covered in ice. I asked my friend who wa... Read more

  • Finishing anything I start is not easy

    12/5/2015 11:31:35 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I have written at least 1-3 blogs in the past week and not finished any of them. Max is going thru something fun currently. I'm ready to go back ... Read more

  • Something anything

    11/12/2015 4:34:38 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I set my alarm and i went to werq this morning at 5 am! I drank water with lunch, which I have been really slacking on. I walked to the... Read more

  • Chill out!

    11/10/2015 1:53:25 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Last week I hosted two birthday parties, so lots of food! I have 1 more party this weekend with coworkers and things should mellow a bit. I keep ... Read more

  • Staying on the downlow

    10/31/2015 7:18:37 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I have been trying to take it easy and hit the pool more this week. Pulled back the dancing to 1 day this week. My feet weren't too much trouble ... Read more

  • Pain here there and everywhere

    10/24/2015 12:13:40 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    So starting a few weeks ago after work my feet started getting really sore. It first started when i would hit a dance class before work and then ... Read more

  • Sick = you can eat all the food in the house

    10/16/2015 1:29:48 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I have been sick for the past week and a half and when I'm sick i go straight to food to feel better about it. I'm not sure if it's allergies or ... Read more

  • Back to my exercise

    10/2/2015 11:28:07 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I was released from physical therapy on Tuesday! Last week she told me to try running and I did 3 times. Started C25K over again for a 4 or 5th t... Read more

  • Processed Food and Physical Therapy

    9/9/2015 11:17:31 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I started this blog 3 days ago.. I had been dieing to go to red lobster for years and we finally went on labor day with a giftcard. I swear ... Read more

  • What a week!

    9/4/2015 9:34:12 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Well first off we were walking last Friday and I was telling Scott how Joel had been gone 2.5 weeks. I had put up 9 signs and called everyone I c... Read more

  • Time to dig deeper

    8/26/2015 10:13:01 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I'm still dealing with a running injury. Which means its affecting all aspects of my exercise life. I have been trying to lighten up on exercise ... Read more

  • Stuck, stuck stuck

    8/12/2015 5:36:49 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Ok so I made it 9 days in my non eating out venture. Then my period came and all hell broke loose. So I have been running and few weeks ago I sta... Read more

  • No eating out for August

    8/2/2015 11:05:57 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I came up with the brilliant idea while running this week. No eating out for August. Eating out gets me in a tailspin and I think. Hey well if I ... Read more

  • Blog 2 in a week

    7/19/2015 9:37:53 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Monday: Run....didn't happen Tuesday; Dance and lift: check Wednesday: Run, check! Thursday: Dance and lift....nope...water aerobics inst... Read more

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