B-NANA's Blogs

Info on the VivoFit vs old pedometer
Thursday, August 28, 2014      0 comments

My Vivo arrived late in the afternoon by UPS, so I didn't put it on until 5 pm. As of now, 11 pm it says I've gone 4073 steps, and have 3427 more steps to go to reach the 7500 goal. Well my old cheapy pedometer which I put on when I first g... Read more
Going to visit little Mya
Wednesday, August 27, 2014      1 comments

My DD called to say she would buy tickets for us to come visit. So excited to visit all 5 grandkids. It WILL mean missing out on the 5k I was planning on participating in. I hope my SparkFriends will forgive me for bowing out. I'M SO EXCIT... Read more
Walking around Turkey Lake Park
Saturday, August 23, 2014      1 comments

Worked at getting 5 fellow SP to get together for a walk. Looked like there were going to be 4 of us, but ended up being just ScoutMommy2025 (Nancy) & me. The park was so shady and beautiful. Even though it was warm at 8 am we had a great wa... Read more
Themed Meals for the Week
Thursday, August 21, 2014      3 comments

I don't know exactly where the idea came from, but I decided to eat the same thing for dinner all week. NOT the exact same thing, but the same theme. This week is tacos. The first day we had regular ground beef tacos, then chicken teriyaki,... Read more
Fitness Minutes Report
Saturday, August 16, 2014      4 comments

I was exploring and learning more about what's available on SP site. Looked at Fitness Minutes Report. The DAILY view was sad. Lots of peaks and valleys, no consistency. The Weekly report was better, showing a gradual increase. BUT the mont... Read more
Open House for School, Birthday Party, Homemade Ravioli
Thursday, August 14, 2014      1 comments

What a crazy day. Went with my daughter & grkids to their open house for school today. Big school, 2 stories, lots of walking. D & SiL are closing on their house today, so I have the kids. It's birthday for 5 yr old grD, so we made homemade... Read more
My Goals were too big
Thursday, July 31, 2014      2 comments

Between trying to do and record my "perfect" goals, I got discouraged and felt like giving up. Thanks to the SP articles and the posts from my friends who haven't given up, I'm not giving up; I'm resetting my goals. Halfway through July I wa... Read more
Buca Di Beppo Need I say more??
Saturday, July 26, 2014      3 comments

Ok OK I went to Buca Di Beppo. I'd never been there before and it was my daughter's choice of where to go for her birthday. I was so good, so carbalicious. I had my protein shake for breakfast, was running errands and only had some st... Read more
CAN I DO IT?? Only if I TRY
Wednesday, July 16, 2014      4 comments

Right now I have a PITIFUL 233 fitness minutes for the month. I have made LOTS of excuses as to why I haven't done or tracked any of my activities. THEN I see all my SFs breaking 2000 fitness minutes and it just gets the GRRR in me going. ... Read more
Spending time with Grandkids vs SparkPeople time
Tuesday, July 15, 2014      5 comments

Grandkids and their parents have been with us a week already. I'd forgotten how time intensive they are. (the kids) Not a lot of time alone for doing exercises or blogging . Trying to make healthy meals though. How many calories does playing... Read more
Sunday Finally
Sunday, July 13, 2014      0 comments

I'm so glad to have Sunday as my day of rest. It's been a crazy week with having company here. Today - no work, no swimming pool. That's for the other 6 days. Preparing our meals is the most work of the day. All the rest of the day will be ... Read more
Ticked Off at Myself
Thursday, July 10, 2014      5 comments

Just got a pedometer yesterday. Went out for a walk around my large yard with my swim suit on. Got done and decided to jog in the pool next. SO in I went for 15 min of great exercise. THEN as I was toweling off.... I see my pedometer on my s... Read more
Tuesday, July 08, 2014      1 comments

As I sit here at my computer, I noticed how hunched over I am. Back and shoulders curled over the keyboard like a protective hen. REALLY? SIT UP STRAIGHT! Shoulders back - chest out - suck in those abs - now take a deep breath AWESOME.... Read more
Great Hike at Split Oak Park
Monday, July 07, 2014      4 comments

VJonesy from Team SparkOrlando joined me and my son for a 2 hour/3 mile stroll through the woods. We saw an incredible amount of wildlife tracks, as well as birds, butterflies, lizards, flowers and at one point this armadillo came out of the ... Read more
Ate at a Chinese Buffet - didn't gain weight
Sunday, June 29, 2014      1 comments

Because we finally got our income taxes finished FINALLY, DH & I went out to eat. I chose the Chinese buffet because of price and variety. Ate roast beef, a big salad (with snow peas, carrots, tomatoes & cucumbers), green beans, 3-4 c of wa... Read more

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