Vacation- I'll call it a success
Sunday, July 06, 2014      3 comments

So, I just recently got back from a trip to my home town. I was there for two weeks. I ate out every meal, except family BBQs. I visited my doctor for a second opinion. I have to take it easy for a while. Anyway, I only gained one pound the... Read more
going off island
Monday, April 28, 2014      5 comments

I'm going off island for medical care in the Philippines. I won't have access to my computer for 2 weeks. I won't be able to track much anyway. It's hard to track if you don't know what's in it and how its made... wish me luck, I'm going to ne... Read more
Need Help with food ideas!
Saturday, August 18, 2012      4 comments

Hurricanes are called typhoons in this half of the world. In the next few weeks I am going to be preparing my typhoon prepared boxes. I will make two boxes. One with stuff-batteries and paper products and stuff. The other with food. I'm lo... Read more
I need a new fight plan
Saturday, August 11, 2012      4 comments

I've realized a few things: Men are Pigs. and I've used food as my shield. So, I started using SP as a tool to help me lose weight and become healthier. My goals when starting were simple; lose enough weight to get out of th... Read more
what happens when you fall off the spark wagon?
Saturday, March 10, 2012      9 comments

For me what has happened this past month is as follows- I've gained 4 pounds, but I've lost inches. I am muffin top heavy and need to work on my middle. I've been stressed at work beyond belief and I've made bad choices with my breakfast. Di... Read more
walking through February
Wednesday, February 01, 2012      8 comments

My goal for Valentines was to fit into a smaller dress. Specifically one from not the plus size section. I've made it. However, depending on the dress maker I am a size XL to a size 2X. This is mainly due to chubby arms and big breasts. So ... Read more
Proud mama
Friday, January 13, 2012      1 comments

This past week was kind of rough. Monday I wrote about, and Tuesday and Wednesday, and Thursday I was fighting a stomach bug. My ribs still ache from wretching. Yesterday was the first day that I was able to exercize. I had yesterday and the... Read more
craziness and candy
Monday, January 09, 2012      3 comments

Today was crazy. I woke up with a leg cramp, so I decided to go to the store for breakfast and get a banana and yogurt on my way to work. However, I didn't plan time for an accident that routed traffic through my area. So, after getting the k... Read more
ch ch ch changes
Tuesday, January 03, 2012      4 comments

I wanted to refresh my spark page, but it's too busy right now for me to upload a new background pic. I guess everyone is dusting off their pages after the holiday. Anyway, I put up a new ticker to go with my short term goal. My short term g... Read more
through the end of the year
Tuesday, December 20, 2011      3 comments

So, December has been a wash, but I planned it that way. I've gained and lost the same 2 pounds all month. I decided with everything that was going on, that I would just try to maintain this month. When I started SP I had this goal of being ... Read more
random thoughts
Wednesday, November 30, 2011      3 comments

The past three weeks have been a bit too much. First was the anniversary of the death of my mom. It's been five years. -too much sadness. Then came the holiday- too much food. Finally, today I go in for a breast ultrasound. - too much str... Read more
a bit overwhelmed
Monday, November 21, 2011      8 comments

To become "overweight" and not be "obese" according to the BMI calculator I have to lose almost 50 pounds... We can do this right?... Read more
Friday, November 18, 2011      2 comments

Yesterday we went out for a walk and it started to rain. So, we drove to another location to walk, and the rain caught up. So, we came home. The clouds were moving in overhead, but it wasn't raining, yet. However, there are too many loose... Read more
got the ball rolling today
Wednesday, November 16, 2011      3 comments

I had the day off. I felt like taking the day off. I felt like not moving. Just watching TV... Just playing online... Then something happened... I moved. I've cleaned in the kitchen. I've done three loads of laundry, so fa... Read more
The break up letter
Tuesday, November 08, 2011      8 comments

Dear dark blue Hawaiian print dress, I really liked you. I loved the fact that I got you in Hawaii. That was an amazing vacation. When I met you, you were cute and romantic. But now I realize, we just aren't right for each other anymor... Read more

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