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  • it's friday

    3/23/2018 1:06:52 PM, by MOMMY445

    i am back to being unemployed. the job i thought was going to last for at least two months finished yesterday. turns out i am a bit rusty with my... Read more

  • 3/23/18 workout

    3/23/2018 8:33:27 AM, by LR237787

    Swimming: 200 free warm up 5x(50 kick, 50 pull, 100 swim) free 4x400 free, med, :30 rest 3x300 free, med, :15 rest 2x200 free, med, :10 rest 1x10... Read more

  • Five more weeks of school

    3/22/2018 7:41:07 AM, by AMURDOCK68

    I think I had one of the best days of my recent teaching career -- at least in terms of feeling positive, present in the moment, and connected to... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    3/21/2018 7:14:53 PM, by MOMMY445

    i made it through my first day of work pretty good. i go back tomorrow. i met some nice people there today. my daughter says hi. all of the birds... Read more

  • I Had a Fight With Myself - and the SPARK-Person Won!

    3/21/2018 2:09:35 PM, by WOWPAM

    Looking back, it seems rather silly, but - home all alone this morning - this actually happened. I am seriously fighting a sweets adiction (... Read more

  • my day

    3/21/2018 6:21:38 AM, by SUNSHINE582

    Well it is Wednesday night and very wet, I have been lazy lately and I put it down to my hubby being at home. isn't it weird that when the male i... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    3/20/2018 10:08:59 AM, by MOMMY445

    a day to get some errands done and to relax. my daughter says hi. i got another job and i start tomorrow. the job will be for about 2-3 months an... Read more

  • 3/20/18 workout

    3/20/2018 8:22:36 AM, by LR237787

    Running: 20 min, 6mph- 2 miles w/o stopping yay! Walking: 40 min, 3.5 mph Core workout: 2x50 crunches 2x60s plank 5x10 reverse crunches 2x60s sup... Read more

  • 3/19/18 workout

    3/19/2018 8:18:47 AM, by LR237787

    Spinning: 80 min Circuit training: arms, legs, core, cardio 30 min... Read more

  • Plan March 16-23

    3/16/2018 11:57:46 AM, by NEED2MOVE2

    Never lost any weight this last week.. never gained either so I will take it! Move my body 3 days... good progress Challenge tonight dinner o... Read more

  • dinner at pizza delight.. best options?

    3/16/2018 10:53:28 AM, by NEED2MOVE2

    I was thinking chicken skillet with no sauce and side caser salad no croutons.. what do you guys think for best Keto option? ... Read more

  • 3/16/18 work out

    3/16/2018 8:54:06 AM, by LR237787

    Swimming: 200 free warm up 3x(100 kick, 200 drill, 300 swim, 400IM) for back, breast, and free 2x500 free, med 200 free cool down Total:4400yd C... Read more

  • compliment or not?

    3/15/2018 1:01:19 PM, by NEED2MOVE2

    So my husband told me last night my face looked younger. So... awesome.. he thinks I look younger? or... bad ... he thought I looked old? ... Read more

  • 3/15/18 workout

    3/15/2018 8:22:01 AM, by LR237787

    Swimming: 200 free warm up 5x200 free (50 kick, 50 pull, 100 swim) 4x400 free, med :30 rest 3x300 free, med :20 rest 2x200 free, med :15 rest 1x1... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    3/14/2018 12:00:33 PM, by MOMMY445

    a cool and beautiful day here today. my daughter and i will bundle up when we go out later on. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i am feeling pre... Read more

  • I try not to complain BUT

    3/14/2018 9:23:48 AM, by NEED2MOVE2

    When will this winter end... Tired of the winter driving... I will NEVER complain about black flies again! ... Read more

  • 3/14/18 workout

    3/14/2018 8:30:03 AM, by LR237787

    Spinning: 80 min Circuit training: arms, legs, cardio, core Core exercises: 2x50 crunches 2x60s planks 4x25 criss cross crunches 5x10 reverse c... Read more

  • A runner I shall be

    3/13/2018 11:34:17 AM, by NEED2MOVE2

    someday.. Day 1 done. Survived! Life is good! ... Read more

  • 3/13/18 workout

    3/13/2018 10:50:04 AM, by LR237787

    Swimming: 200 free warm up 4x200 free, med, :20 rest 8x50 free windsprints, :20 rest 3x200 free, med, :15s rest 8x50 free windsprint, :15 rest 2x... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    3/13/2018 10:35:59 AM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter and i are going to the local zoo this thursday. she is already figuring out what snacks she wants to take and which book to read. lik... Read more

  • A diet for life, not just a diet

    3/12/2018 6:42:46 PM, by LR237787

    So I have had such trouble with changing my eating so... Read more

  • it's monday

    3/12/2018 11:26:50 AM, by MOMMY445

    i have some errands to run today. my daughter wants to take it easy today. if she changes her mind, she will let me know and we will go and do so... Read more

  • My heart wants to be a runner...

    3/11/2018 9:53:06 AM, by NEED2MOVE2

    Lets see if my body will listen! Looking forward to the start of a new journey! Wish me luck! Read more

  • March 9-16.. my plan and update

    3/10/2018 1:28:37 PM, by NEED2MOVE2

    So .. my fasting was not hard. I found it a non-issue. Fasting 18 hours eating window of 6 hours. lost 2 pounds in this past week. Bu... Read more

  • what one year on Keto has done for me!

    3/10/2018 1:13:38 PM, by NEED2MOVE2

    So... started my journey a year ago. Hard to believe, it does not seem that long. I was researching cancer and tumour growth. My dad had b... Read more

  • it's saturday

    3/10/2018 1:01:21 PM, by MOMMY445

    i heard from a good friend of mine this morning and it brightened up my day even more. i have not seen this friend for a while. it was great to h... Read more

  • it's friday

    3/9/2018 1:22:26 PM, by MOMMY445

    the weekend is here! hurray! my daughter is all set to enjoy her march break. she says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i may get to see a f... Read more

  • 3/9/18 workout

    3/9/2018 11:05:29 AM, by LR237787

    Swimming: 200 free warm up 3x200 3x150 3x100 3x50 free med,rest :15 2x200 2x150 2x100 2x50 free med,rest :10 1x200 1x150 1x100 1x50 free med, res... Read more

  • 3/8/18 workout

    3/8/2018 3:52:50 PM, by LR237787

    Bodycombat: 60 min Circuit training: arms, legs, core, cardio 30 min Shoveling snow: 15 min Power is still down at work, needed to take off PTO ... Read more

  • it's thursday

    3/8/2018 12:04:31 PM, by MOMMY445

    another lovely day here today. as of tomorrow, my daughter will be on a break from school for a whole week. she has some plans for the week. we w... Read more

  • Half way through Spring Break

    3/8/2018 11:45:45 AM, by AMURDOCK68

    It has been a fun and productive half week: walking, chair yoga, choir, reading and lots of harp playing. Maybe other educators out there have t... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    3/7/2018 12:21:39 PM, by MOMMY445

    i am doing some light housework today. i find that when i do not go too fast, i am alright. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep... Read more

  • 10 Reasons I Need to (AND WILL) Loose Weight

    3/7/2018 11:29:53 AM, by WOWPAM

    100 days of Weight Loss by Linda Spangle I am not familiar with this book, but found a Sparkteam that studies and discusses it. One of the... Read more

  • Ah-ha Moment

    3/7/2018 10:47:55 AM, by WOWPAM

    I've been doing nothing for a long time - mostly sitting, watching TV and knitting. Retirement may not be good for me. I thought I would use the ... Read more

  • 3/7/18 workout

    3/7/2018 10:06:05 AM, by LR237787

    Swimming: 200 free warm up 16x50 free 1-kick 1-pull 2-swim 8x100 free, :15 rest 4x200 free, :20 rest 2x400 free, :30 rest 1x800 free ... Read more

  • update

    3/6/2018 10:42:43 AM, by MOMMY445

    i went to see the doctor yesterday. i have something called bursitis. i am not supposed to still be hurting on my leg or around my hip on my left... Read more

  • 3/6/18 workout

    3/6/2018 8:47:22 AM, by LR237787

    Swimming: 200 free warm up 5x200 free, on a 4:30 5x100 free, on a 2:15 5x200 free, on a 4:30 5x100 free, on a 2:15 2x500 free, hard 200 free cool... Read more

  • March check in

    3/5/2018 1:21:04 PM, by NEED2MOVE2

    can fast.. no issues going strict keto. NO nuts less cheese! Keto strong! ... Read more

  • it's monday

    3/5/2018 12:44:25 PM, by MOMMY445

    i am feeling pretty good today! my daughter says hi to all! it is a mostly sunny and cool day here today and i am fine with that. i will know by ... Read more

  • Application complete...accepted to program...have a mentor

    3/5/2018 10:51:38 AM, by AMURDOCK68

    Whoo hoo! I completed the application of which I spoke in an earlier blog post. The twist in the story...with nudgings from a musical frien... Read more

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