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  • 2/7/16 - Bedtime

    2/7/2016 11:57:40 PM, by GORDON66

    For today's Super Bowl, I had no particular rooting interest, but I am glad the crippled old guy won. I enjoyed spending time with my friend... Read more

  • Too good to be true

    2/7/2016 10:17:24 PM, by SMTURN70

    I knew I was due to come down with a cold or something because it's been probably a year since I have had anything. Both boys have had something ... Read more

  • Feeling better and a lot of walking

    2/7/2016 6:35:15 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    I'm starting to feel better after having a day and a half of antibioics in me. I walked to church feeling like this. It took me less time to get ... Read more

  • 2/6/16 - Bedtime

    2/6/2016 11:46:59 PM, by GORDON66

    At the request of the hostess, I made a Double Cherry Pie for the Super Bowl party. I haven't made one in years, so I'm surprised she remembered... Read more

  • Fighting sinuses and walking

    2/6/2016 10:46:48 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, my dog thought that I should go for a walk this morning. Just before 9am, she got what she wanted. The cool air wasn't too bad but the sun ... Read more

  • 2/5/16 - Bedtime

    2/5/2016 10:53:24 PM, by GORDON66

    In our town, the letter carrier has to deliver the mail directly to the houses, and my mail chute empties into the hall closet. Today I grabbed ... Read more

  • Hate being sick

    2/5/2016 10:41:28 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I'm sick. I've been fighting my sinuses since yesterday. I called the doctor's office this morning to get an antibiotic for them and they h... Read more

  • Not too shaby

    2/5/2016 3:39:40 PM, by SMTURN70

    My day didn't start out being the greatest. Less than stellar weigh in (didn't gain) and the month of February pretty much sucks for me (won't bo... Read more

  • 2/4/16 - Bedtime

    2/4/2016 11:56:14 PM, by GORDON66

    It's pretty chilly, but the sun was shining brightly. It was so good to feel its warmth through the windows. I ran a yardstick underneath t... Read more

  • changing my workouts

    2/4/2016 12:17:54 PM, by JPTOWNSEND

    I love hiking and walking outdoors, and yet I know I need to mix it up. So, at the physical therapist's suggestion I started water jogging in de... Read more

  • 2/3/16 - Bedtime

    2/3/2016 10:34:17 PM, by GORDON66

    As I was doing some strength exercises, I was very happy that I didn't step on EJ kitty. He was in my face, circling around my ankles, and weavi... Read more

  • Reasons for changing my life

    2/3/2016 8:58:41 PM, by SMTURN70

    This started because I didn't like the way I looked in pictures with my family. Sure my jeans, and shirts had gotten tighter. I had to put a lot ... Read more

  • Broke down and wore my belt

    2/3/2016 10:27:13 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    I got a belt on Black Friday in the men's department at Target and finally having to wear it. I'm wearing my 18W jeans and they are really baggy ... Read more

  • 2/2/16 - Bedtime

    2/2/2016 11:58:41 PM, by GORDON66

    Today we got about 3/4 " rain. If it had been colder, that would have been 8" of snow. Thank goodness for the higher temperatures!!! ... Read more

  • Need to vent

    2/1/2016 11:41:46 PM, by SMTURN70

    How many times did I hear growing up "Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me". The first time I really remember saying... Read more

  • 2/1/16 - Bedtime

    2/1/2016 10:50:07 PM, by GORDON66

    It was another nice day, so I was able to take a nice long walk. According to the forecast, tomorrow isn't going to be nearly so nice, so I'm gl... Read more

  • No real change with or without meds

    2/1/2016 10:47:57 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    I cannot tell the difference if I'm on meds or not. I haven't called the gastro doctor to tell him that yet. I am thinking of doing that in the m... Read more

  • The busy gym

    2/1/2016 8:54:31 PM, by KELLYZZZZ

    I'm pretty much a creature of habit at the gym. I like to do the treadmill, then elliptical, lastly walk the track. After that I stretch. I tend ... Read more

  • 1/31/16 - Bedtime

    1/31/2016 11:58:58 PM, by GORDON66

    The last day of the month was cloudy, a little rainy, but very mild. While it was gloomy, I still was able to enjoy a nice walk. My k... Read more

  • 1/30/16 - Bedtime

    1/30/2016 11:24:45 PM, by GORDON66

    I went to the store, and the oranges looked great. I bought a couple of pounds. This morning's strength class was challenging, but I got th... Read more

  • Clothes

    1/30/2016 8:55:56 PM, by SMTURN70

    I suppose I will donate my clothes that are too big. I have some really cute jeans that I like I might hang onto. The nice thing is I kept my clo... Read more

  • Still feel blah

    1/30/2016 12:28:05 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    I still feel like blah. I wish that I heard from gastro doctor on the blood test. I had the test a week ago Thursday and no word from him or his ... Read more

  • 1/29/16 - Bedtime

    1/29/2016 11:12:32 PM, by GORDON66

    In the wellness challenge I'm taking, I moved up from 13th to 7th place. I continue to remain in a state of shock. One of the women in the ... Read more

  • Consistency Is My Weakness

    1/29/2016 1:46:12 PM, by RANDI_D84

    I was really consistent back when I first joined with SparkPeople. I was logging everything that I ate and drank and every minute that I worked ... Read more

  • Yuck

    1/29/2016 12:36:35 PM, by SUSANYOUNGER

    Eating almond butter off b rand and Ill do it but this is dedication!... Read more

  • 1/28/16 - Bedtime

    1/28/2016 11:22:38 PM, by GORDON66

    On my commute home, a woman gave me her seat, and then a man gave her his seat. I was impressed. At work, my advise is being sought by the ... Read more

  • HAVE A GREAT DAY!!!!!!!!!!

    1/28/2016 7:19:47 PM, by ICECUB

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  • New Guy

    1/28/2016 2:01:41 PM, by CHIGUYRICK

    I am new to SP. So far I really like the positive environment. There is a lot of support and resources here. Just using the food tracker really m... Read more

  • 1/27/16

    1/27/2016 11:14:18 PM, by GORDON66

    It's cold, I had to watch out for the ice, but I was able to get outside for a half hour walk. It felt good. I hit the gym and used some of... Read more

  • Best part of today

    1/27/2016 5:44:06 PM, by SMTURN70

    The best part hasn't happened yet. There is something I crave about the evenings. That feeling of the day is almost done. I am so blessed to have... Read more

  • Little toes

    1/27/2016 2:36:43 PM, by SMTURN70

    Somedays I wonder why we have little toes. All they do is get stubbed or in my case today get blisters :( When I got my new (not cheap) shoes t... Read more

  • 1/26/16 - Bedtime

    1/26/2016 11:47:15 PM, by GORDON66

    The sidewalks were very slippery this morning, so I was glad to make it to the "L" station unscathed. My day at the office went much better ... Read more

  • 1/25/16 - Bedtime

    1/25/2016 10:19:31 PM, by GORDON66

    At the gym, I was using the recumbent bike and got into a zone. I thought "I can do this forever", and then I got bored. Funny how that works. ... Read more

  • 1/24/16 - Bedtime

    1/24/2016 10:54:25 PM, by GORDON66

    It was nice to see Sarah at the gym. It's been months since I chatted with her. We had some sunshine today!!!! Gosh darn! I'm sore. ... Read more

  • WE GOT SNOW!!!

    1/24/2016 9:17:19 PM, by ICECUB


  • 1/23/16 - Bedtime

    1/24/2016 12:02:00 AM, by GORDON66

    The Wienermobile was parked in front of the grocery store this afternoon. How cool is that?! I went to the pet store to buy food for the ki... Read more

  • 1/22/16 - Bedtime

    1/22/2016 11:31:56 PM, by GORDON66

    I work for an insurance agency, and one of the companies we represent is offering a wellness challenge. The challenge includes several component... Read more

  • My appointment with the gastro doctor

    1/22/2016 9:02:35 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, my appointment went okay. He told me that I don't have acid reflux. He read the report from my GI and upper bowel test that I had back in O... Read more

  • 1/21/16 - Bedtime

    1/21/2016 11:43:36 PM, by GORDON66

    I had a stressful workday and left the office rather angry. My annoyance had a lot to do with not being able to get out of the office on time. ... Read more


    1/21/2016 9:02:16 PM, by ICECUB

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