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  • Hanging in there

    1/31/2017 12:37:31 PM, by RISNGSUN24

    It's now been 7-1/2 weeks since my brother's passing and I still wish I could hear him say "relax, it's just a f***ing joke!" I know it's not goi... Read more

  • January 31 2017

    1/31/2017 6:54:25 AM, by CBULLIS1

    Back to the old grind four days off work now I'm ready to start my long stretch. Bright side I got a new Fitbit to help me get through.... Read more

  • Still motivated happy to report!

    1/31/2017 12:41:38 AM, by JAVNMICH1969

    I almost took today off from exercise (I rested yesterday with some light walks) because I felt my body might need another day but at 8 pm I dec... Read more

  • Struggling with the juggling

    1/30/2017 9:40:12 PM, by CHOOSEYOURHARDD

    This is a busy time of year for me. Most of my friends and family enjoy the slow down of the winter months. The seemingly shorter, darker days ... Read more

  • Renewed hope

    1/30/2017 6:56:08 PM, by ANGELDELINKWENT

    I want so bad to stick with it, I always feel too tire... Read more

  • Just Breathe

    1/30/2017 4:15:37 PM, by PRECIOUSPEG

    I have too much going on this week with appts for hubby, dog, FIL, all in different towns. We got about 5 inches of snow this morning, plus more... Read more

  • Life and Progress Report #21

    1/30/2017 3:50:25 PM, by LADYNIGHTSTORM

    January has been going surprisingly well for me! I'm really proud of the goals I've reached so far. I've had to remember that this is a mara... Read more

  • it's monday

    1/30/2017 10:59:04 AM, by MOMMY445

    a new week has started. a fresh start for me. I like to mix up what foods I eat and change up my exercise routines every once in a while. my daug... Read more

  • Shushi

    1/30/2017 9:26:22 AM, by RAVENMAMA

    I love Sushi, and I convenience myself it's healthily. Which if you pick the right things in the right quantity it is not that bad. My problem... Read more

  • January 30 2017

    1/30/2017 8:39:36 AM, by CBULLIS1

    Woke up with a sick little boy😞. He seams to be a little better now. I'm hoping to still get my cleaning done. This is my last day off then I wo... Read more

  • Hopefully this time will be different.

    1/30/2017 12:30:54 AM, by FLAVORED

    I have wanted to loose weight and be healthier for quite some time. Whether the reasons are the right ones or not, I hope this time will be diffe... Read more

  • Not a Fan of Sundays and Other Random Thoughts

    1/29/2017 5:57:27 PM, by JLPEASE

    Sundays are tough for me. I just keep thinking about how I have to go to work the next day and for four days in a row after that. Don't get me ... Read more

  • January 29 2017

    1/29/2017 8:01:19 AM, by CBULLIS1

    Despite My cold i still managed to get my 250 steps an hr in and that's about all o got accomplished.... Read more

  • Reward time:-)

    1/29/2017 12:31:35 AM, by JAVNMICH1969

    It has been another good week of working out every day except Sundays and my body was a little sore in places and I was ready to pamper myself! ... Read more

  • Day 5 skiing- Friday 1/27

    1/28/2017 11:20:35 PM, by RAVENMAMA

    It was an AMAZING Vacation!! Read more

  • video blog Video Blog

    1/28/2017 8:11:18 PM, by LR237787

    Things that I improved on: high elbows, overreaching Things that I need to work on: overreaching, small kicks... Read more

  • January 28 2017

    1/28/2017 7:19:14 AM, by CBULLIS1

    Oh yuck I. Up at 5:30 am I'm so tired but I can't sleep anymore because my nose is so stuffed. I know when I was at work during the week a cold w... Read more

  • No cheat day!

    1/27/2017 12:34:47 PM, by SUEMARIE513

    I will not cheat this weekend Monday I will report in To follow up!... Read more

  • Who Knew??!

    1/27/2017 12:32:44 PM, by PRECIOUSPEG

    So, as many of you know, last week I was AWOL since I was at my mother's doing her list of chores, etc. I let myself eat the food she had in the... Read more

  • it's friday

    1/27/2017 10:57:36 AM, by MOMMY445

    a cool and sunny day here today. my daughter was all bundled up when she left to go to school this morning. she walks most of the time with some ... Read more

  • On the Road Again to AZ & Scale Down

    1/27/2017 10:09:18 AM, by KALISWALKER

    We've been in Palm Springs for 3 days staying at our usual RV resort. It's great see the same group of friends here each year. This year is diffe... Read more

  • January 27 2017

    1/27/2017 9:24:29 AM, by CBULLIS1

    I think it will be a relaxing day. I'm thinking I should go get my workout done. Then when my hubby gets home from the dr I don't have to worry a... Read more

  • Day 4 skiing- Thursday 1/26

    1/27/2017 9:15:07 AM, by RAVENMAMA

    The day off on Wednesday was a much needed rest, especailly for my quads We are having a blast!! Yesterday was not a blue bird day... Read more

  • If consistency is the key, I'm opening the door to fitness

    1/27/2017 1:31:42 AM, by JAVNMICH1969

    I am on around day 11 of my workouts with one rest day on Sunday. I have been able to keep the momentum going and am very proud of this streak. ... Read more

  • Taking a Few Minutes

    1/26/2017 9:02:29 PM, by KALISWALKER

    We are in Palm Springs, CA. I was busy this morning then had a surprise visit from friends. It was great to chat, then walk the dog, and run erra... Read more

  • 27wks 6 days

    1/26/2017 3:18:28 PM, by JUSTKD

    I am frustrated. I know weight is only a number. ... Read more

  • Cheat day

    1/26/2017 12:22:19 PM, by CBULLIS1

    It's my birthday 🎉 I'm having a bit of a cheat day.... Read more

  • it's thursday

    1/26/2017 10:06:42 AM, by MOMMY445

    another mild weather day here today, with some rain on and off throughout. that is okay with me and my daughter. now she is learning how to play ... Read more

  • My Norway Landing Badge!

    1/25/2017 8:58:16 PM, by SCHNOOTIE

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  • grateful

    1/25/2017 6:06:16 PM, by CBULLIS1

    I'm grateful for my family giving the the strength to keep going when all I want to do is stop. Thanks to there support I was able to drop 48 lbs... Read more

  • New Discoveries

    1/25/2017 5:02:48 PM, by PRECIOUSPEG

    I swear, I find something new on SP every day. Today I discovered the Friend Feed and the Activity Feed. Never knew they were there, but they s... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    1/25/2017 3:11:13 PM, by MOMMY445

    i will find out before friday whether or not i got the full time job. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a great day,eve... Read more

  • Day 3 skiing

    1/25/2017 12:33:41 PM, by RAVENMAMA

    Yesterday was another great day of skiing. Today is our "day off" Read more

  • Learned a lesson today

    1/25/2017 1:49:19 AM, by JAVNMICH1969

    I will hopefully not have to learn this lesson again but I may because I am human! I ate out and calculated my calories after the fact. I c... Read more

  • Doing better finally

    1/25/2017 12:11:58 AM, by BLOUWHITE

    Doing better finally, even though it will be a bit challenging, I am looking forward to getting back on track and pick up where I was before gett... Read more

  • 27wks 4 days

    1/24/2017 2:17:13 PM, by JUSTKD

    First 20wks of this pregnancy crept by, and now it feels like it's flying and I'll never get everything done. Holidays were nutty as usual. Las... Read more

  • Workout

    1/24/2017 6:29:03 AM, by CBULLIS1

    I know I'm getting a good workout when I'm really sweating and panting hard. I love that feeling you have a the end that says way to go you did i... Read more

  • My biggest fear

    1/24/2017 12:51:54 AM, by JAVNMICH1969

    It does get easier one day at a time to choose healthier throughout the day. I have even been eating out and still maintaining my 3 pound loss. ... Read more

  • Day 2 Skiing

    1/23/2017 7:06:36 PM, by RAVENMAMA

    Another great day of skiing that ended with Jello legs. Gosh we are having a blast. But I am realizing how much better it would be if I was in ... Read more

  • Help

    1/23/2017 6:06:02 PM, by MISSCRIT

    I finally have my nutrition on track. I am working out minimum 4 days a week. I am taking my vitamins. 2 of my workout days are with my Pe... Read more

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