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Update on my friend Mary...
Friday, May 11, 2012      26 comments

Prayers once again prevail. What was a very difficult night is turning into an optimistic outlook today. Mary's surgery went well. The surgeon put 7 coils into the aneurysm (this is to keep it from rupturing again. He also said (hence the good ... Read more
Work in progress" turns into:
Sunday, May 06, 2012      12 comments

Since this is the second week in a row where that pesky scale is sending "raspberries" my way, I decided to take this opportunity to "train" for least in my mind. That way I won't look at the "no loss", but rather just contin... Read more
It was a good week, even though....
Sunday, April 29, 2012      16 comments

I didn't lose weight this week. I am OK with that because on this journey I have learned that if I do my best.....THAT is what counts. Not a number on my pesky scale. I have been fortunate with mostly weekly weight losses. Now that I am heading ... Read more
Met my second middle of the road goal.
Sunday, April 22, 2012      20 comments

So yesterday I spun double 7's and asked if this could be a "lucky" sign. Some of you suggested I buy a lottery ticket.....well I did. Spent $8 and got back $30...this is pretty good for me as I usually don't come out even. Now for the best ne... Read more
Update on email notification problems
Sunday, April 15, 2012      13 comments

I was ready to blog (vent) on my frustrations this morning as I was choosing to let this get to me. But than my Guardian Angel told me to look further into this problem. So that's what I did. I went back to the "technical" message board and came... Read more
Just plain frustrated...
Friday, April 13, 2012      12 comments

I have stopped getting any notices to my email account from SparkPeople. I thought I had it taken care of a day ago, but now I'm right back to where I started. If I don't check my Spark page to see if any one commented on it, or if anyone commen... Read more
Note to self
Thursday, March 29, 2012      15 comments

Yesterday started out like most days lately. Breakfast, exercise, some running around, lunch and than I turned this nice day into a calorie disaster......been doing some campaigning for our mayor's race coming up on Tuesday. Stopped at a place c... Read more
Just one more thing I HAVE to share with you....yummy!
Thursday, March 08, 2012      18 comments

If you know me at all you know that I love chocolate and I love cheese. Many years ago I changed over to LF cheese and still love my cheese. Almost two years ago while starting my journey here at SP I made a vow that I would only eat dark chocol... Read more
Short and to the point: Goal met
Sunday, February 19, 2012      17 comments

Today when I weighed in I ended up with a grin on my face from ear to ear. I have met my first big goal of the year. It took 49 days and will patiently wait the outcome of the next 49 days.... I'm doing a happy dance and vow to continue what... Read more
So my scale has a sense of humor
Friday, February 17, 2012      14 comments

When I first started SP I went to weighing myself weekly and than daily just to understand my fluctuations better. I settled into a weekly weigh in. This year I weigh in on Sundays (best day for me to control any weekend over eating). I also we... Read more
Looking forward to February
Tuesday, January 31, 2012      15 comments

Not just because I did really well this month, but I put a twist on my daily reward system. I have a wall calendar that I see many times a day. This January I put one "puffy" smiley face (you know one of those stickers you can use on crafts e... Read more
Doing a Happy Dance
Sunday, January 29, 2012      20 comments

January in review: Last weigh in for the month: down 6 #'s; hence the happy dance. I have met my goals thus far (28 day streak); hence the happy dance. This is certainly a strong start to the year of change, my year to make a difference. ... Read more
An "AHA' moment
Friday, January 13, 2012      11 comments

Not too long ago I read this quote someplace here on SP. I think it was in someones blog or one of those inspirational quotes we share from our Spark page.... "People usually fail when they are on the verge of success. So give as much to th... Read more
No resolutions for me....
Sunday, January 01, 2012      11 comments

Every New Years eve I reflect on the past year. Looking at the blessings I have received, the trials I have endured, the things I have accomplished and the things I have not. After this reflection I put together a list of wants and needs for the... Read more
Just had to share
Friday, December 09, 2011      18 comments

I heard this last night watching one of my favorite TV programs "Bones". Made me laugh at first than thought it really made a lot of sense especially for those of us on this ongoing journey to a healthier lifestyle. "The only difference betwee... Read more

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