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  • Precision, Help, and Other Things

    8/29/2016 2:19:48 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    On Saturday, I was given a meal plan by my personal trainer. I was quite surprised by how much food was on it until I looked at my current diet. ... Read more

  • Catchphrases, Superheroes, and Frame of Mind

    8/26/2016 2:22:09 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Many people see themselves rising in falling daily, and even within a day, with the amount of determination they have for change. With a differen... Read more

  • Whoops (Procrastination)

    8/22/2016 12:26:18 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    I had meant to post before now, but things slipped up and kept getting pushed back. This is a common occurance for me, for just about everythin... Read more

  • Boxing

    8/8/2016 3:26:00 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    My last entry was about finding your reason. The more I practice boxing, the more passionate I find I am about it. I want to box competitively an... Read more

  • I confess myself... concerned.

    8/7/2016 3:21:15 PM, by VELVETALCHEMIST

    Earlier this week I went to a friend's house to pick up my bike that's been waiting on a new tube for the back tire. Her dad offered to fix my bi... Read more

  • Excited

    8/5/2016 2:39:28 PM, by LADYREDCOMET

    Found out I'm getting a stand up/sit down desk at work next month. I'm really excited to not be tied down to a desk where I have to sit all day! ... Read more

  • Do You Have a Good Reason?

    7/25/2016 3:12:44 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    There are many philosophies out there about building motivation and reasons for taking action, especially weight loss. "I should lose weight for ... Read more

  • Anyone Can Say 'Yes'

    7/12/2016 1:45:35 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Anyone can say 'Yes', but not everyone can say 'No.' It's a fact of life that we can't avoid everything bad. It's not always the case of a nec... Read more

  • Goals and achieving them

    7/12/2016 9:41:31 AM, by LADYREDCOMET

    I remember being in high school, and later in college, and feeling self conscious about my weight. Back then I weighed about what I do now (145is... Read more

  • Not To Be Perfect

    7/1/2016 1:09:24 AM, by NEOMATTLAC

    In my last blog entry, www.sparkpeople.com/mypa
    al.asp?blog_id=6190565 , I talked about putting i... Read more

  • I'm Restarting

    6/30/2016 9:43:49 PM, by SLAPTHEFATCAT

    I lost 35-40 lbs, then gained it back, plus ~5 lbs. I have abandoned almost every aspect of making healthy choices, with exception of controlling... Read more

  • Effort and Real Effort

    6/27/2016 12:40:08 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    One of the main issues that I have seen in my own progress is probably one that many others have seen. I perceive that I am putting in a lot of e... Read more

  • Gardening adventures

    6/23/2016 1:09:31 PM, by LADYREDCOMET

    I harvested the first, unexpected cherry tomatoes from my small garden last night... It was very exciting! And they were surprisingly yummy, cons... Read more

  • Gratitude and (It's not!) Selfishness

    6/20/2016 4:59:15 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    I gotta tell ya something, something that I don't share a whole lot, but maybe I accidently told you, or maybe you just figured it out. I have de... Read more

  • Finally home...

    6/15/2016 6:43:43 PM, by LADYREDCOMET

    I'm finally home from a trip (for work) to Philadelphia. The highlight of the trip was finally getting to visit the Mutter Museum. The downside w... Read more

  • (My) Freezer Meals

    6/14/2016 12:29:40 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    I feel good. I've been trying to go again, doing what sets me up for success the best: preparation. I ordered some more boxes, and I'm going to b... Read more

  • Poke

    6/8/2016 4:09:23 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Yeah, I'm still kicking. I've got to set up a food habit. It's difficult though. I can fix lunch and even breakfast, but I always mess up at di... Read more

  • Food trip

    6/6/2016 12:32:06 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    I'm wondering if it's time to dangle a large reward in front of me. I'm thinking of a lonesome trip around the country, working with food. I have... Read more

  • Keeping on Going

    5/30/2016 1:43:33 AM, by SARAHFROMCANADA

    So I've kept a steak of logging into SP for 18 days in a row now! I've been working out, tracking my eating, drinking my water and sticking to m... Read more

  • Succintly Short

    5/23/2016 3:29:36 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    As from before, food quality and exercise quantity are down. I've put in place a few things that should increase the amounts and varieties of exe... Read more

  • Getting back on track

    5/16/2016 1:50:37 PM, by LADYREDCOMET

    It's been almost a year since I started at my first post-grad school job. In that time I've really struggled to keep a regular workout schedule a... Read more

  • Stupid is as Stupid Does

    5/16/2016 12:21:35 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Hi, guys. My objective for this week is to change my "I am/should" and "I am/should not" statements to "I do" and "I do not" statements. So, ... Read more

  • Energy Down

    5/6/2016 12:02:29 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Maybe it's because I haven't had a good workout in about a week and a day, that my nutrition has gone down the hole, the late nights/early mornin... Read more

  • Still hanging on.

    4/28/2016 10:36:13 PM, by MUSICHOUR

    I feel kind of lame for my rant from yesterday, so I felt like just dropping in and saying that I'm still hanging on and feeling motivated. I'm s... Read more

  • Yes, No, and Maybe

    4/28/2016 12:46:39 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    So, lately, I've been doing "No bread", "No meat", "No processed sugar", etc. In exchange, I've been substituting more vegetables. What I'm findi... Read more

  • Sigh, why...

    4/27/2016 10:19:22 PM, by MUSICHOUR

    I decided to weigh in today and somehow despite eating under my calorie goals and actually moving I gained 3 pounds?! Okay, whatever. My body is ... Read more

  • Coffee Cake and "Donuts"

    4/26/2016 11:47:37 AM, by NEOMATTLAC

    I'm finding a lot of processed foods sneaking back into my diet. One of them was donuts. I took a bite and realized immediately that the donut wa... Read more

  • Pancakes are delicious

    4/22/2016 12:08:23 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    So, I ate pancakes this morning. Broke two of my cardinal rules, and one additional "rule." One, I consider it a bread. Two, which is actually th... Read more

  • Foodstuff.

    4/20/2016 8:25:11 AM, by NEOMATTLAC

    So, like I said, I've been trying to eliminate bread. That was pretty easy. Now, I'm trying to eliminate a lot of the animal products that have a... Read more

  • Late mornings

    4/15/2016 11:40:52 AM, by JACLYNGFC

    Typically late mornings are wonderful, like Saturday or Sunday or holiday mornings. Those are great! But late mornings can also suck pretty hard.... Read more

  • Bread

    4/14/2016 1:17:07 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    I've officially given up bread. A) I gave it up for Lent, and now I find that there's no real flavor to most store bought bread. B) It bothers my... Read more

  • One step forward, one giant backwards freefall off a cliff...

    4/9/2016 7:24:31 PM, by VELVETALCHEMIST

    Remember the show Undeclared? It was a comedy about college kids, had Charlie Hunnam and Jay whatshisface who voices Hiccup on How To Train Your ... Read more

  • New Goals.

    4/8/2016 12:46:03 AM, by SLAPTHEFATCAT

    So, I just remembered a major goal I had: graduate with my degree in Dietetics at my goal weight. I will be graduating a year from now, so I have... Read more

  • Better Choices

    4/7/2016 6:12:15 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Lately, I've decided to reboot my self. Instead of just "trying to work out more and eating better", I have changed my mindset to " I can do bett... Read more

  • Monster

    4/2/2016 6:36:42 PM, by SLAPTHEFATCAT

    Last night the tenants in the apartment neighboring mine decided to have a huge party. It was very loud and even campus police couldn't do anythi... Read more

  • Alive

    3/21/2016 9:48:19 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    I'm still alive and trying to do well. Unfortunately, I have been slammed with work and school, and I'm trying not to give up my social life (but... Read more

  • Mother

    3/14/2016 12:15:20 PM, by JACLYNGFC

    These little yellow flowers bloom all over my yard ev... Read more

  • Growing

    3/13/2016 10:16:18 AM, by JACLYNGFC

    The kids are playing outside on this beautiful spring... Read more

  • Family

    3/11/2016 8:06:25 PM, by JACLYNGFC

    Whether it be the one you are born to, or the one you choose, family is important. Your family are those who support you, who love you unconditio... Read more

  • Rain

    3/10/2016 8:50:46 PM, by JACLYNGFC

    With all of the torrential rain passing through the country, it is fair to say that I was fully expecting our fair share. It hasn't really starte... Read more

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