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  • On Maternity Mode

    11/1/2014 10:16:04 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Yesterday was my last day working!!! We made arrangements for it to be my last day back in September. Then last week my boss found out my deliver... Read more

  • Fat girl melt down

    10/25/2014 10:27:37 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I feel like so many old negative wounds have been stirred up thru this pregnancy. I wrote in my last blog about the manager saying to the custome... Read more

  • Coming to an end

    10/21/2014 9:00:25 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    My due date is a little over 3 weeks away. He's been growing in leaps and bounds lately. I have an appointment this morning, from here on out I s... Read more

  • Progress on the frusteration

    10/10/2014 8:47:13 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    The gym called me back and they talked to him. He mentioned ppl not showering could give him Ebola in the hot tub.... really? Amazing how news ca... Read more

  • Frustrating week

    10/9/2014 4:24:27 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    My big issue this week has to do with the gym. I have been going to a big gym for 6-7 years and never had an issue with anyone. So this really c... Read more

  • 33 weeks pregnant and not giving up my dancing!

    9/25/2014 10:23:11 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    My feet are starting to swell and make it hard to fit into my vibrams. I went to my dance class this morning and wanted to be barefoot the whole ... Read more

  • 30 weeks

    9/7/2014 5:57:05 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Finally rounding out a bit. My big issue of the week has been my brain dis... Read more

  • I'll go tomorrow!

    8/26/2014 12:05:58 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Ever find yourself saying that? Oh I didn't exercise today, I will go tomorrow! I felt like I did that all last week. Or finding yourself depend... Read more

  • 28 weeks

    8/24/2014 5:55:03 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Out take of the first picture, Joel has to always make an appearance ... Read more

  • Back peddleing

    8/19/2014 9:03:59 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I talked to a spark buddy last night about back peddling in the weight loss realm. She is gaining her weight back and hitting all the same number... Read more

  • The Key To Starting Over Is Starting Over

    8/15/2014 3:15:08 PM, by KITHKINCAID

    I'm a different person than I was when I started Spark in 2010. In the 4 years that I have spent in and out of this friendly confine I have lost ... Read more

  • Crapola Week

    8/14/2014 11:06:32 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I had my pregnancy glucose test on tuesday which I was dreading but also we had an ultrasound so I was kind of excited about the appointment as w... Read more

  • Keeping busy

    8/7/2014 9:26:35 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I ate almost that whole watermelon by myself. I love this time of year so much good fruit in season. The white nectarines are soooo good and so c... Read more

  • Out of comfort zone

    8/4/2014 2:44:49 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I got a lot done this morning. I stepped out of my comfort zone and went to a dance class with a teacher I didn't care for. 9 am dance class lef... Read more

  • Seeing the positives

    7/31/2014 10:33:03 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I am really starting to feel my energy dwindle as time goes on. Doing songs in my dance class and barely being able to enjoy them. It will all re... Read more

  • Awwwwesome

    7/26/2014 9:08:48 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I have been so frustrating with my stomach shape since I got pregnant. Jealous of nice round bellies. Everyone is like "oooh no it will round ou... Read more

  • What a week

    7/24/2014 11:54:39 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Last Friday we dealt with my dad being gone 1 year. Somehow I think 4th of July was harder, since it was our holiday together. Monday night my 2n... Read more

  • You know what to do

    7/17/2014 10:02:29 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    So I have been back on the straight for 3 days now. I did not wake up for any dance classes this week. I have been eating much better tho. I have... Read more

  • Please don't tell me my weight

    7/15/2014 8:39:09 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Yes maybe I have been in denial this pregnancy over my weight. I can still do all my jumps in WERQ and I can still stand for an 8 hr day at work ... Read more

  • Kicking around a name

    7/12/2014 9:55:19 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I have been wanting to name a baby boy after my grampa for a few years now. When he came thru ellis island from Transylvania his name was Enrich... Read more

  • Tired so tired

    7/7/2014 9:05:32 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    This was one of those weeks where I could take 3 naps a day if you let me. Thank goodness my work schedule is getting cut down by 1 hour. So I am... Read more

  • Happy July!

    7/1/2014 8:45:49 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    The past week has not been the most amazing for calories or exercise or sugar for that matter. I have been getting this nasty habit of getting a ... Read more

  • Gender guessing is over!

    6/27/2014 10:39:23 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    My mom can't fight me on what sex the baby will be. We are having a little b... Read more

  • Hello Summer!

    6/19/2014 9:02:18 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Or it will be here any day now and the temps are sure showing it. They finally turned the AC on at my job which is nice, I was kinda dreading goi... Read more

  • Weddings, Summer & Resetting Some Goals

    6/16/2014 10:01:32 PM, by _DASH_

    I enjoyed a fantastic few days up in my old home town Burlington, Vermont for the beautiful wedding of one of my closest friends, POKIEFUZZBUCKET... Read more

  • Pool is back lifting is back!

    6/11/2014 8:37:11 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I am back to the gym! Last week I just felt drained all stinking week. When I take dance classes I can feel somewhere around 2/3rd of the class t... Read more

  • Growth Spurt

    6/5/2014 8:56:21 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    It's been a long tiring week. I guess the baby was going through a lot of growing this week cuz I feel like I have no energy in me at all and my ... Read more

  • June coming through a Big Grey Fog

    6/1/2014 8:08:48 PM, by _DASH_

    Something possessed me to log on today, despite not having been around since last July. Wow, time seems to really be flying by in life when I sto... Read more

  • Working with what I got

    5/28/2014 1:52:52 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Has not been a good week, has not been a bad week. I went to see my mom for my dad's birthday. We ate at his favorite Chinese restraunt, ordered... Read more

  • On the mend

    5/21/2014 8:27:35 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Ralph is doing much better. Later that day after I wrote, he got nuts and was dieing for a walk. It's like he suddenly had all this built up ener... Read more

  • Weekend at last

    5/17/2014 9:46:14 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Ralph went in for a procedure yesterday, he had 2 tumors removed. Poor guy is still feeling pretty miserable today. Hopefully as the day goes on ... Read more

  • Goodbye 1st trimester

    5/15/2014 8:11:16 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I am officially 14 weeks today, out of the risky risky period! I finally posted on fb about the pregnancy with this photo my friend took for me. ... Read more

  • Still at it

    5/7/2014 8:02:40 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Eating has gotten better, avoiding junk more and going for whats in the house. Calories have been higher still. I really can't imagine staying at... Read more

  • Feeling like an addict

    5/1/2014 8:38:38 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Being pregnant is really no excuse. This week has been BAD. I got a bag of Easter jelly beans and I have been measuring them out with a 1/4th cup... Read more

  • Rainy dreary day

    4/28/2014 9:04:09 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Saturday we bit the bullet and told Scott's dad about the pg. He was excited I knew he would be. I just didn't wanna tell family early incase any... Read more

  • Hormones take over

    4/26/2014 8:10:02 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Last night before bed I was dumb and poured broth on the ground in the dogs yard. Which led to Ralph wanting to lick the grass and me stepping on... Read more

  • 2 days in a row 5 am gym classes

    4/23/2014 7:58:20 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Really trying to fit the exercise in this week. It's nice when getting out of class now at 6 am, it's light out. Hopefully next week things will ... Read more

  • Exhausted

    4/17/2014 8:41:00 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    This week has been a struggle with getting to the gym. I drug myself out of bed this morning. Which was really hard cuz my alarm went off when I... Read more

  • Baby

    4/14/2014 5:44:05 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I feel like I can finally say the words "pregnant" and "baby". We had our fi... Read more

  • The stuff men don't have to go through

    4/9/2014 8:34:24 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    So I told my old job about the new job and the pg on Monday. My bosses first reaction was "Am I the last to know your PG????" Really? as if we ar... Read more

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