Breaking the barrier
Sunday, August 24, 2014      3 comments

Well it has been a while since I have last logged on. There has been a lot going on in my life... lots of stress. My son has more doctors and appointments than I could have ever imagined for a 4 year old. Work has gotten crazy with new managemen... Read more
So excited!
Friday, March 14, 2014      5 comments

So recently I've had several people say that I'm really looking good and they have noticed the weight loss. I don't see it but some of my clothes are starting to show it. I was wearing a pair of jeans the other day at work and was wonderin... Read more
Is this real????
Sunday, February 23, 2014      4 comments

So I shared with you my terrible week during the ice storm and that I gained 1/2 lb during that week. Well i went to work this past week and weighted Wed and Thursday in the morning before I ate anything and I was down to 216.2lbs. Really?!?!?! ... Read more
Mother Nature is cruel
Sunday, February 16, 2014      3 comments

This past week has been terrible for me. Well, not really terrible but hard at the very least. We got a pretty nice ice storm followed by an earthquake. The earthquake was minor compared to the ice storm ( at least for my area). I thought mom an... Read more
Seeing results on the scale!
Saturday, February 08, 2014      5 comments

So tomorrow will mark week 3 of the Atkins Diet for me. My mom and I started on Jan. 19, 2014 with the diet. The first 2 weeks of induction were hard. I was learning to read labels and try new things. I lost a good bit of weight that first week.... Read more
So stressed right now!
Wednesday, February 05, 2014      3 comments

Augh! I am beyond stressed today. Between things going on at work, things going on with my ex, things going on with my kids, things going on with school, and now things going on with a friend. I'm done! Lord take it all! So many emotions, so man... Read more
A go to sweet and fruity desert!
Saturday, January 25, 2014      2 comments

Are you a pinner? I am! Pinterest has some amazing ideas, recipes, tips and whatnot. I have so many boards that it's unreal. Since I started this low-carb diet I've been pinning some recipes to that board. I saw a picture of something that looke... Read more
Where'd my energy go?
Tuesday, January 21, 2014      3 comments

So you know when someone that has smoked for a long time quits and they go through withdrawl? Yeah, well I'm going through carb withdrawl. I guess that's possible. My body is so use to getting it's energy from the carbs I consume that it has not... Read more
3 Minute Chocolate Cake... it's heaven!
Monday, January 20, 2014      1 comments

Last night I was craving something sweet. Mom found this recipe online for chocolate cake that is low-carb. So I thought I would share it. 3 Minute Chocolate Cake 1/4 cup almond flour 1 tbsp cocoa 1/4 tsp baking powder 3 tbsp plus ... Read more
Day 1 of LC
Sunday, January 19, 2014      2 comments

So today was the "official" day of LC. emoticon This morning I had an egg and cream cheese thing my mom ma... Read more
So much to read and learn.
Saturday, January 18, 2014      6 comments

Today my mom and I started our journey of low-carb. She's done it in the past and has had great results. So I thought I would try it with her. We went to the grocery store today... spent 2.5 hours in the store. ... Read more
New Beginnings start with small steps
Tuesday, January 14, 2014      4 comments

Wow! I am feeling it! Since I started back this week with SparkPeople I haven't really been exercising. I've been checking things out and making plans. Sunday I had planned to go for a walk and do an exercise video on SP. Well the walk nev... Read more
Small changes that were unnoticed... until now
Sunday, January 12, 2014      6 comments

I bought a shirt 2 years ago for a job interview. My husband at the time said I looked like Barney or a giant grape in the shirt ( it is purple). But I liked the shirt. It fit when I bought it and then about 1 yr later I went to put it on and it... Read more
God truly prepare us for His future plans
Friday, January 10, 2014      4 comments

When I was pregnant with my youngest daughter Annabelle, my first prenatal visit I did the routine bloodwork and a couple of days later I found out my progesterone was lower than normal. So I was started on progesterone pills, which made me naus... Read more
Life Changes
Sunday, January 05, 2014      2 comments

Well the title "Life Changes" is exactly what is happening. I've had some major life changes in just the last couple of years. When I first started on this site I had just had my second kid. I was happy and in love. My husband had gotten a job p... Read more