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Accountability and Celebrating Small Successes
6/1/2014 5:10:28 PM,  5 COMMENTS

My assignment from SparkCoach today was to pick a specific day and time to weigh myself each week, and record it in my blog to keep myself accountable...  Read more


June - Gratitude month
6/1/2014 1:39:24 PM,  3 COMMENTS

June - I love you! Tomorrow my husband will start working again, after almost seven months at home. It was the worst of the times - emotionally and ph...  Read more


Challenges for June!
6/1/2014 1:17:18 AM,  5 COMMENTS

Done Girls Biggest Loser June Challenge: Rules: 1. Complete all weekly tasks, (weekly tasks will be specific activities geared towards building h...  Read more


New day, new week, new month! New me!!
6/1/2014 12:36:28 AM,  4 COMMENTS

My first gain month this year. Need to correct that! I'll do measurements tomorrow. I will update my fitness goals , after I get the not...  Read more


I Ran My First 5K!!!!
5/31/2014 11:47:33 AM,  3 COMMENTS

I've been training for a 5k that I signed up for in September. I just wanted to see what it was like before the September race. I didn't plan on run...  Read more


Making Progress
5/31/2014 9:21:12 AM,  3 COMMENTS

I've had a busy week this week. I had my blood work done on Tuesday. I also this week managed to schedule my visit with my cardiologist, scheduled m...  Read more


Yogi's math
5/30/2014 11:30:57 PM,  9 COMMENTS

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Back in it to win it!
5/30/2014 12:34:31 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Working out and eating right in May was disappointing to say the least. UGLH! But I got back on track last week and started counting cals on SP, start...  Read more


SOOOOO...It's My BIRTHDAY.. I should be HAPPY??? HMMMM..
5/30/2014 11:23:16 AM,  18 COMMENTS

SOOOOO...It's My BIRTHDAY.. I should be HAPPY??? HMMMM.. Today should be a day filled with HAPPINESS & EXCITEMENT!!! However, I am not.. Don't ge...  Read more


day 9 starting over
5/30/2014 7:12:35 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Not a good night for me training wise. I had to do a lot of talking to myself to finish my jogging part of the training. I don't do well as it is bu...  Read more


Veggie Surprise!
5/30/2014 5:01:11 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I'm sure we've all heard that we need to eat more veggies. Dealing with food allergies, forever hungry and exhausted, plagued with the the most stubb...  Read more


Love this
5/29/2014 9:52:10 AM,  8 COMMENTS

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Green side of the Grass
5/29/2014 9:47:05 AM,  14 COMMENTS

41 100 246 40 211 41 100 246 40 211 As always 304 for checking my blog out. 214 For you! Viewing the video, with it's de...  Read more


Another good day
5/28/2014 8:39:54 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I helped with my kids field day today and I wasn't exhausted (thanks to my recent increase in activity). And I took care of the kids after school and...  Read more


Great Maya Angelou quote
5/28/2014 2:51:04 PM,  9 COMMENTS

"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." ~Maya...  Read more


day 7 starting over
5/28/2014 11:07:33 AM,  1 COMMENTS

So last night I completed week 2 day 1 of my c25k training in the rain. It was horrible! Kids were on their bikes whining b/c they were getting wet,...  Read more


5/27/2014 11:22:11 PM,  7 COMMENTS

Today was Tuesday but felt like Monday. Back to the regular weekly routine. The day passed quickly, working on client tax work, handling some fina...  Read more


5/27/2014 5:55:28 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Dog-sitting this week for DD's BF's mini dachshund, Mabel. She and our terrier mix Warren have worn each other out and are napping side-by-side. ...  Read more


Rain and other upsets
5/27/2014 5:18:57 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Seems like any obstacle interrupts my plans. If it rains I don't workout (I could but I use it as an excuse), if the kids annoy me then I can eat carb...  Read more


5/27/2014 1:10:13 PM,  8 COMMENTS

Called for results today and biopsy showed no signs that cancer has returned!!!!!...  Read more


A new class
5/27/2014 4:46:50 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I've known for weeks that I need to add something to my workout routine, but nothing has appealed. I decided that I just had to try something, anythin...  Read more


Weekend too short!
5/26/2014 11:10:31 PM,  2 COMMENTS

The weekend was beautiful but went by too quickly! Had traditional barbeque along with salad and veggies. Also got to see oldest son this afternoon. ...  Read more


Life is far too short
5/26/2014 9:52:36 PM,  10 COMMENTS

“Life is too short to waste any amount of time on wondering what other people think about you. In the first place, if they had better things going on...  Read more


My Journey #46 - Got My Act Together - May 26, 2014
5/26/2014 8:53:50 PM,  4 COMMENTS

When I wrote my last blog on May 4, 2014, I pretty discouraged since I had gotten off track and was gaining weight again. Well, I'm here to say, I th...  Read more


My biggest supporter in my weight loss journey
5/26/2014 7:06:09 PM,  6 COMMENTS

My biggest supporter is my boyfriend. He encourages me to eat healthy, cooks with me, and goes for walks with me. He is very instrumental in keeping t...  Read more


Arlington Tribute To Veterans
5/26/2014 10:21:37 AM,  16 COMMENTS

232 232 232 232 232 232 232 232 232 232 304 for stopping by! May our Creator God bless your Memorial Day 2014! I lost a cherished...  Read more


Week of May 26th
5/26/2014 9:15:53 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Week of May 26th In Calorie Range: Daily Calories (M-30 cal over) (T -Y) (W -Y) (T -) (F -) (S - ) (S - ) Exercise Min. (M-90) (T -60) (W...  Read more


Grad Parties
5/25/2014 10:41:44 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Just a short blog today. I had a lazy day today attending grad parties and seeing some friends who I had not seen in awhile. Was a beautiful perfect d...  Read more


Long time since I have blogged!
5/24/2014 1:18:27 PM,  9 COMMENTS

It has been ages since I blogged and I am blogging this week for our Spring 5% Challenge. Where to begin? I haven't been too successful on weight lo...  Read more


The Process has Begun!!
5/24/2014 10:49:36 AM,  2 COMMENTS

So I met with the surgeon on Wednesday and he agreed that this would be a good thing. Of course he did, he wants the money! 334 We reviewed my pa...  Read more


Couch 25 Continues
5/24/2014 7:59:31 AM,  1 COMMENTS

364 I'm so excited - I completed Week 5 yesterday which means I ran,well jogged, 20 minutes straight! I'm so proud of myself. I have never in my life...  Read more


What Goes Around Comes Around
5/23/2014 12:47:51 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Just to let you know, it often takes a very, very long time. Someone who began bullying me five years ago will be losing her job in four months. ...  Read more


Think before you speak
5/23/2014 8:51:38 AM,  9 COMMENTS

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Organizing the battle
5/23/2014 5:18:41 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I have just realized that my actual weight is the highest ever in my life. Now that my emotional / personal problems are almost all solved (still stru...  Read more


Give them a reason
5/22/2014 10:25:23 PM,  6 COMMENTS

“To find someone who will love you for no reason, and to shower that person with reasons, that is the ultimate happiness.” ~ Robert Brault...  Read more


my little girl
5/22/2014 8:52:12 PM,  1 COMMENTS

She is the reason for me wanting to get in better health so I can keep up with her I want to get up and dance with her I want to be able to help h...  Read more


I just want to crawl under the covers and have a good cry!
5/22/2014 7:31:15 PM,  11 COMMENTS

And there's no good reason for it. I'm just lonely and disappointed in myself. So here's what has been going on for the past month...nothing but...  Read more


Burnout 5-22
5/22/2014 9:34:02 AM,  0 COMMENTS

I did fine with the 10k a day. But once I upped it to 5 miles I just really lost focus. I had enjoyed the 10k. The 5 miles was a chore and I just didn...  Read more


SOOOOO.. Eating was BAD YESTERDAY.. Today is a NEW DAY!
5/22/2014 8:15:14 AM,  13 COMMENTS

It's Thursday!!! Well I wish I had good news for yesterday.. I had a HORRIBLE EATING DAY!!! I ate 2 large oatmeal crème pies (YEP, I said 2...  Read more


My husband got a job!
5/22/2014 4:50:02 AM,  10 COMMENTS

Yes, it is true: it finally happened! I still don't believe it! After six months and nine days of constant pressure, he finally got a job. He will sta...  Read more


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