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  • 10 pounds gone!

    1/25/2015 7:52:42 AM, by ROZIGNAL

    Today I am down 10 pounds from my starting weight on December 29. According to the weigh report, I am 3 pounds less than my goal for the month. That made me smile! I went to a dinner show choir performance yesterday. The ticket was free and I didn't realize it was a dinner show. The salad and g... Read more

  • 10 pounds gone!

    1/25/2015 7:52:40 AM, by ROZIGNAL

    Today I am down 10 pounds from my starting weight on December 29. According to the weigh report, I am 3 pounds less than my goal for the month. That made me smile! I went to a dinner show choir performance yesterday. The ticket was free and I didn't realize it was a dinner show. The salad and g... Read more

  • Makin' it happen, because . . .

    1/24/2015 8:03:24 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

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  • Time To Regroup, Refocus, Reset

    1/24/2015 4:00:43 PM, by FLUFFYWONKENOBE

    The holidays are over, we're into the new year, and it's time to get myself back together and get this thing going again. I thought about giving up on the running, but I don't want to. I really want to complete a 5K (run the w... Read more

  • Keep it moving!

    1/22/2015 1:47:32 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

    Suffering a bit of a setback . . . I'm bumping at the top end of the 'tolerance' range I set for this phase of maintenance. Time to turn this train around!!! ... Read more

  • On the up-side

    1/17/2015 9:18:37 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

    Where do I begin . . . seems like forever since I've blogged. Here's what I've been up to: Dentist: I'm all done with the root canals and crowns . . . ... Read more

  • Thursday: Jan 15th

    1/16/2015 12:53:52 AM, by SUGAR0814

    My son had a basketball game today so I only got a little over a hour of exercise. I did the treadmill & cycling. Good news is my son's team won! Here's today's status: I wasn't very hungry fo... Read more

  • My Day Yay!

    1/15/2015 7:20:57 PM, by KNITSKI

    What a day today! I finally lost a pound after a long time without losing. I went shopping for my "Mother of the Bride" dress and found the perfect one. Didn't find shoes yet but I have some time. I was more worried about the dress. I also got to Michael's to spend the gift card I got for Chris... Read more

  • Wednesday: Jan 14th

    1/15/2015 12:44:09 AM, by SUGAR0814

    Today I tried out 2 new machines. They are not new to the gym, but new to me. I've decided I need to try some new things. I tried a machine called the wave & the other was an arc trainer. My SPAT didn't recognize the activity & I wasn't able to reclassify it. The arc trainer actually showed up ... Read more

  • Tuesday: Jan 13th

    1/14/2015 12:44:02 AM, by SUGAR0814

    Made it through the day! One day at a time! ***Smooches***... Read more

  • Jan 12th - Monday!

    1/13/2015 12:42:37 AM, by SUGAR0814

    Today was a good day as far as exercising & food choices. I did the treadmill, Zumba & the recumbent bike. I did have a low blood sugar but it didn't last long. I was fine by the time Zumba started. Then my levels were too high. So, I got on the recumbent bike to get them down. Read more

  • The parts of my sweater are together.

    1/10/2015 7:18:58 PM, by KNITSKI

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  • Picking up where I left off

    1/10/2015 9:32:20 AM, by IRIDEMYOWN

    My last blog entry was made July 2012. That's 2.5 years ago. It looks like I was making a post about once every 3 months or so. I must remedy that. I have been going to a local gym here every day this past week. Since the high temps for the days have been in the 30's*, its just a bit too cold for me... Read more

  • Jan 9th - TGIF!

    1/10/2015 12:52:37 AM, by SUGAR0814

    Glad it's Friday! Let the weekend begin! Have a great & safe weekend! **Smooches**... Read more

  • Jan 8th - Thursday

    1/9/2015 12:48:13 AM, by SUGAR0814

    My workout yesterday drained me! I was so tired! I didn't want to let go of my bed this morning! LOL I had a little low before lunch but recovered quickly. I need to get better control. This always happens when I really buckle down on my food. I had a headache before going to the gym, but it w... Read more

  • Newton's Law of Motion - and how it applies to us

    1/8/2015 12:11:00 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

    Newton’s first law of motion - An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force. These will continue forever . . . Force is a crucial concept in Newton's First Law Of Motion. In order ... Read more

  • Great Day: Jan 7th

    1/8/2015 12:52:41 AM, by SUGAR0814

    I had a great day! No lows! Well, I almost had a low but I corrected it during the breaks in step aerobics class. My exercise included the treadmill, step aerobics as mentioned & cycling. Week one of the challenge has gone well! Proud of myself! Here's today's collage: Read more

  • Cold Night

    1/7/2015 7:35:29 PM, by KNITSKI

    Current "feel like" temperature is -28. I'm in my cozy house right now but I pray for the safety of all those outside or traveling. My son works til 11 and has a 15 minute drive home and I'm always concerned about him on nights like this.... Read more

  • Jan 6th - Tuesday

    1/7/2015 12:54:40 AM, by SUGAR0814

    I'm exhausted due to another low blood sugar today. I gotta get my diabetes under control! It was my fault though. I took too much insulin for the lunch I had. Back to carb counting 101!! Here's my daily food & exercise: ... Read more

  • So far so good!

    1/6/2015 8:54:28 PM, by ROZIGNAL

    This is the 2nd week of eating lower carbs for my husband and I. We are each other's cheerleader. We take turns cooking and talk about what we will prepare the next night. We are both feeling a lot better already. I lost all of the weight I gained over Christmas plus a pound. I want to stick wi... Read more

  • Jan 5th - Monday

    1/6/2015 12:43:58 AM, by SUGAR0814

    I'm apart of a challenge on Facebook where the ladies in the group have several different goals for the end of the challenge, but the main goal is to lose weight. We are supposed to achieve 350 points for healthy eating & 350 points for working out. You get 10 points a day for each you complete. ... Read more

  • Keeping it Real - Disclaimer

    1/5/2015 1:49:56 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

    Developing good habits is really hard when we're replacing old, established habits . . . the stuff that's become second nature to us. The things we do without even thinking about it. One of the habits I want to establish is smaller portions. The sooner I get started, the sooner it'll beco... Read more

  • Dance! No one is watching!

    1/4/2015 11:24:01 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

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  • First 5K for 2015!

    1/4/2015 12:54:19 AM, by SUGAR0814

    So, I decided to run the Racin' In The New Year 5K after reading NIKKICOLE83's blog. I really wanted to stay in bed since it was going to rain. Thanks for the inspiration! I woke up & looked out the window. It was raining. I started praying. Lord, please, please, stop this rain. You know I rea... Read more

  • Get your MOVE on!

    1/3/2015 12:31:11 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

    It's a well known fact that any kind of movement beats out no movement at all. SparkPeople has something for everyone . . . from boot camp videos that is sure to bust your booty to chair exercises for those among us dealin... Read more

  • Planning

    1/2/2015 8:43:20 AM, by I2BZ2W8

    My first ride of the New Year was a success because I properly layered up with Freeze Out gear...valuable lesson...planning makes all the difference.... Read more

  • Starting the year off with a bang

    1/1/2015 10:20:22 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

    We had a peaceful new years eve and got off to a good start for the new year. Woke up to 24 degrees with frost everywhere. When the sun came out, so did the birds, squirrels, and forest critters. We decided to hike up to t... Read more

  • Happy New Year

    1/1/2015 1:36:37 PM, by KNITSKI

    Great start to the year. I'm knitting on my Stashbuster Challenge project, watching the college football game, and got beef stew in the oven for dinner. I'm feeling so blessed and happy. God is so good!... Read more

  • New Year

    1/1/2015 1:02:59 PM, by JUNETTA2002

    Today is 01 January 2015 no New Year's resolutions for me just a statement. "GET ON TRACK" This is something I can do and with some inspiration from Sparkpeople I will do it... Read more

  • 2015

    1/1/2015 6:23:29 AM, by I2BZ2W8

    Out with the old and in with the new.... I'm starting today off with a polar bear motorcycle ride...... Read more

  • 2014 was a good year

    12/30/2014 11:03:37 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

    Yes, it has been. ... Read more

  • LIFE GOT IN THE WAY

    12/30/2014 12:10:58 PM, by LSHARRAR80

    I have been remodeling my house for the last year and a half. We moved in last August, but it is still not finished. It is very stressful. I get very frustrated with the messes and everything about the process. In that time I have gained a back most of the weight I had lost and am so mad at myse... Read more

  • Epic Christmas fail

    12/28/2014 7:52:29 PM, by KNITSKI

    My eating plan went totally out the window this past week. I can't tell you why I did it. It's like my mind checked out. I lounged on the couch at my sister-in-law's house on Christmas night thinking about how lousy I felt. Is it because there will never be those sweet, fattening foods ever agai... Read more

  • Experimenting with new workout routines

    12/26/2014 2:33:33 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

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