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  • Screw Joy. I'm Feeling Sorry for Myself.

    12/24/2014 3:17:11 PM, by HILLSLUG98239

    My back hurts. It sucks. It's self-inflicted, because I kept putting off going to the chiropractor. I've been telling myself for a couple of mont... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    12/23/2014 3:22:08 PM, by MOMMY445

    i'm ready for christmas and so is my daughter. she got some gift cards from her great aunts and uncles and she went to pick out something special... Read more

  • Ugh!

    12/22/2014 7:26:00 PM, by HILLSLUG98239

    Today is just one of those days! I feel like I'm sick. I skipped my workout at lunch. Swimming with gooey sinuses seemed like not the best u... Read more

  • The Not So Bright Idea

    12/22/2014 6:14:56 PM, by LUVGOODMUZIK

    My fiance and I decided to do the walking trail instead of the gym today and on the way we had what I think was one of the most ludicrous convers... Read more

  • it's monday

    12/22/2014 10:22:07 AM, by MOMMY445

    i'm catching up on some of my course work today. i will be spending some time at my good friend's place today, too. i am looking after it while h... Read more

  • It Just Got Real

    12/21/2014 3:04:22 PM, by LUVGOODMUZIK

    On a whim.. I bought a new scale. I've been using my old school standby and was pretty satisfied with it...but I decided to go with a new digital... Read more

  • Come to the Dark Side, Kim

    12/21/2014 12:55:45 PM, by HILLSLUG98239

    I stopped by a local thrift store yesterday. Outside the store, they had a Burley HepCat recumbent bike for $140. The front brake ne... Read more

  • it's sunday

    12/21/2014 12:07:24 PM, by MOMMY445

    i am mostly caught up in my online courses. i can still work on them in between christmas and new years. i may not be on spark as much this week... Read more

  • A Semi-Restful Sunday

    12/21/2014 9:06:35 AM, by TIFFFIT

    So virtually all of my shopping is finished, most of my presents are wrapped and there's not much more to do before Christmas. Last night we cel... Read more

  • Day 818: Exercise Streak Restart

    12/20/2014 4:18:33 PM, by RUNNING-TURTLE

    Well going to have to restart my exercise streak. Been a long week, been in pain, sick with a heavy cold and now sick with a bug. YAY me! NOT!!! ... Read more

  • it's saturday

    12/20/2014 9:52:12 AM, by MOMMY445

    i heard from my good friend who is overseas, this morning. now i'm off to an even better start to my day. it is always a pleasure to hear from hi... Read more

  • it's friday

    12/19/2014 10:02:11 AM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter's last day of school for the year is today. mine will be in a few days. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! i have n... Read more

  • The Friday Before Christmas

    12/19/2014 9:31:19 AM, by LUVGOODMUZIK

    I went through a spell last night where I almost regretted starting my weight loss journey (again) during the holiday season. How am I going to s... Read more

  • Today

    12/18/2014 7:32:26 PM, by HILLSLUG98239

    I tried a few intervals. Nothing structured, just "GO SWIM FAST!" These were my first swim intervals. Hmm. They suck as much as hill repeats. ... Read more

  • it's thursday

    12/18/2014 2:59:20 PM, by MOMMY445

    i'm spending some time with my daughter today. tomorrow, i have to do some grocery and xmas shopping for my daughter. today was pajama day at sch... Read more


    12/17/2014 11:25:55 PM, by TIFFFIT

    I can't believe the week I've had. I was retaining SO much water after our trip to Vegas the Sunday before last that I was up several pounds. I... Read more

  • Ready or not, just do it!

    12/17/2014 7:23:14 PM, by VINURSE25

    Today I had another day off from work so I planned on doing my last day of week 1 in my couch to 5k program. Read more

  • it's wednesday

    12/17/2014 11:55:48 AM, by MOMMY445

    i had a job interview yesterday afternoon. i think it went rather well. i will know by the end of the week whether or not i got the job. my daugh... Read more

  • Day 814: Day #4, #5, & #6 of Exercise Streak

    12/16/2014 10:17:20 PM, by RUNNING-TURTLE

    Day #4 Planned rest day into my exercise streak. Went to church, then to my friends house for Christmas gift exchanges with the kids, and put u... Read more

  • Love and Hate Relationship

    12/16/2014 7:33:14 PM, by VINURSE25

    I both love….and for both running….and the holiday season! Today I slept in since I had a long couple of days and didn’t have to work. My ... Read more

  • In a Lull

    12/16/2014 11:44:09 AM, by HILLSLUG98239

    I am not the dedicated workout machine some people think I am. I skipped yoga last Thursday. Then I skipped strength training Friday, thinki... Read more

  • Happy Holidays

    12/15/2014 9:59:37 PM, by JPONCIN

    Today I did a great job staying in my calories. Finally! :) I have been working 3 jobs and loving every minute of it. I have the perfect jobs f... Read more

  • it's monday

    12/15/2014 9:31:11 AM, by MOMMY445

    I returned a call from a different company regarding a different job. I am researching the company this morning, so when I hear back from them, I... Read more

  • it's sunday

    12/14/2014 12:57:32 PM, by MOMMY445

    another week has begun. my daughter is feeling a bit under the weather today. so she is taking it easy. it is her last week of school this week a... Read more

  • Yesterday's unintended by accident but ended great 14 mile in a day trek.

    12/14/2014 10:07:23 AM, by MSKIZ69

    The weather was coooold yesterday morning so after I dropped my son off at the boys/girls club I happily drove downtown to go to my favorite YMCA... Read more

  • Wha' happened???

    12/13/2014 11:30:33 PM, by TIFFFIT

    I really don't know what's happened this week. Sure, Vegas was a blip but one that I expected. Now, despite staying in my calorie ranges I just... Read more

  • C25K Week 1 Day 1 DONE!

    12/13/2014 11:02:30 PM, by VINURSE25

    First of all….OMG this week started off GREAT for me! Saturday is my typical weigh-in day. I was not looking forward to it, because I had not pus... Read more

  • Day 811: Day #2 & #3 of Exercise Streak

    12/13/2014 10:07:45 PM, by RUNNING-TURTLE

    Oops forgot to blog yesterday. We decided to go out for my birthday dinner a week early. And instead of a usual restaurant we dined out at Hugo's... Read more

  • Life = gone to hell

    12/13/2014 5:18:14 PM, by DRAGONCHILDE

    So my life just imploded. My husband left me. The reasons are... multitude. Suffice it to say I am not blameless; however, he is living in ... Read more

  • Lost Blog: I spend most of my money on bikes and beer. The rest I just waste! - deleted sections

    12/13/2014 2:31:52 PM, by SPEEDYDOG

    Introduction During the five years that I have been on SparkPeople, I have composed several blogs, that for one reason or another, I never ... Read more

  • it's saturday

    12/13/2014 9:55:39 AM, by MOMMY445

    i'm off in a while to spend some time with my daughter today. woo hoo! the weekend is here! hurray! i'm catching up on some computer work, then i... Read more

  • Taking Care of All of Me

    12/12/2014 4:02:23 PM, by HILLSLUG98239

    I skipped yoga last night. I see the benefits of yoga, but my primary goal is not to an awesome yogi. It's to be an awesome triathlete. I figured... Read more

  • it's friday

    12/12/2014 11:25:48 AM, by MOMMY445

    i'm taking it easy today. it was very challenging getting through the snow the other day. i haven't made any plans for the weekend yet. all of th... Read more

  • Day 809: Day #1 of Exercise Streak

    12/11/2014 7:58:25 PM, by RUNNING-TURTLE

    I promised myself at least a 30 day exercise streak, and I found that unreasonable due to everything that is going on here. It puts to much press... Read more

  • Day 398 - 9 Pounds?!

    12/11/2014 12:57:52 PM, by KENTUCKYMEL14

    I am both confused and amazed at all of the great changes that are happening in my body. I'm beyond excited right now and it's a really great fee... Read more

  • it's thursday

    12/11/2014 10:05:22 AM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter did sing to me one of the songs her class sang at the concert. she updated me on the whole thing as well. i am working extra today on... Read more

  • Ugly Sweater Run

    12/10/2014 2:16:07 PM, by VINURSE25

    I LOVE CHRISTMAS!!! And I am trying to get myself to love running….so why not try out an “ugly sweater run”?! I mean who wouldn’t want to run out... Read more

  • What an Awesome Day!

    12/10/2014 12:37:30 AM, by HILLSLUG98239

    Went for a walk at lunch. Did a 30-minute spin class, then swam. It was a great swim. I could really feel it in my shoulders toward the end.... Read more

  • Day 40 of not eating after 9PM (Goal = 100 days in a row)

    12/9/2014 10:03:40 PM, by ABBY_G

    Hello. I'm thrilled to report that I now have 40 days in a row of not eating anything after 9PM! What's working: At night I lock up al... Read more

  • Time for something new!

    12/9/2014 6:15:23 PM, by VINURSE25

    Time to get serious and change things up! I hit my first huge milestone this past weigh in by making it under 200 pounds, making me an official m... Read more

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