Doing pretty darn well.
Tuesday, June 19, 2012      1 comments

Yes I am doing pretty darn well. Lost a significant amount of weight, and still getting used to seeing the "who is that" lady in the mirror. Went shopping in my closet recently. Got rid of all my clothes that were too big, except one pair of jea... Read more
Picture this....not
Tuesday, May 12, 2009      3 comments

You know some days you look at your Spark Page and you think, " When I have a little time, I'll change this or I'll add a picture here." You all know what I'm talking about. And, of course, I'm Lucille Ball's worst night mare. While playing with... Read more
Dogs and ducks....
Thursday, May 07, 2009      9 comments

After shopping for the most perfect pair of jeans, I took my dogs for a walk. They are cocker spaniels, a little boy of 13 and a little girl of 14. He is still like a puppy and she is slower than my grandmother....who is dead. Now, with my perfe... Read more
New Nickname
Wednesday, April 29, 2009      8 comments

Uh-Huh. I knew this was going to happen. After the scorching bicycle crunches, word got out about my back end blunders. Yes, the whole gym now knows. I am taking a ribbing like nobody's business! All of this is in good fun. Everyone is very supp... Read more
Gym Farting
Thursday, April 23, 2009      140 comments

Ever go to the gym and hear a little tot? I do at my gym and I don't think too much about it. Maybe because I am a nurse, or maybe because I know when you are engaging your core, that air goes somewhere. Yesterday, my trainer had his assistant w... Read more
My Pink Bike
Wednesday, April 08, 2009      7 comments

For a short while today, the rain stopped long enough for me to take a quick ride in the park on my bike. This is no ordinary bike. This is a souped up, old ladies special! And, it's PINK! Bright rose pink. And, the basket on the handle bars has... Read more
Two trips to haul butt
Tuesday, April 07, 2009      5 comments

I'm huffing and puffing! I can't catch my breath! "C'mon ladies, feel the burn!" Okay, I will look in the mirror. I hate the mirror! And, then I see why I'm having so much trouble keeping up with the yoga class........I think the mirrors in the ... Read more
Friday, April 03, 2009      4 comments

The sun is shining in Brussels today. If you knew the city, you would find that to be pretty great. But, even more amazing is that the sun has been shining everyday since I got home Tues. I love it. The blues are gone. My doc was right, I need t... Read more
Honey, I'm Home!
Thursday, April 02, 2009      3 comments

The jet landed with a three point landing, but we made it on the ground safely. And, I have had a bumpy ride trying to shed pounds and keep everything balanced. Well, I have the fight back in me. I CAN do this. I WILL do this. I quit smoking on... Read more
Busy, busy
Tuesday, March 10, 2009      4 comments

We had a sensational trip to Rome!!! nice sunny days, although in the evenings a bit nippy. Visited with a friend from the Italian Embassy and he showed us sights that we never knew existed. And, had Valentine's dinner with him and his 11y'o da... Read more
Brussels today, Rome tomorrow
Friday, February 13, 2009      2 comments

Yippeee! In just a couple of hours we are getting on a plane for sunny Rome for 4 days! And, it's snowing now outside my window. A month ago, I could not get excited about going anywhere. And, I mean anywhere. But, all of my Spark Buddies were r... Read more
I'm happy!
Tuesday, February 10, 2009      3 comments

Yesterday, I went to the yoga class and volunteered at the gym. Groovy!! The class was jam packed and everyone seemed to be in spirited mindset. Then, I did some more orientation in the gym. I am learning how to use every single machine in the ... Read more
Thank You Spark Friends!!!
Sunday, February 08, 2009      3 comments

Since I have returned, all my Spark Friends have just been so positive and wonderful. Your support, kind words and little extra" atta girl" has been just what the doctor ordered. Thank you all. Claudia, you were the one person that I thought of... Read more
Gym: 9am to 3 pm
Sunday, February 08, 2009      0 comments

Friday was the first day to volunteer at the gym. And, my first day back to Yoga class. The class starts @ 10 am. Then, after class, I start at the front desk. I must admit, I was afraid of what everyone would say after the saw all the weight ... Read more
I have had enough........
Thursday, February 05, 2009      3 comments

I have had enough of being alone! I have had enough of reading other people's blogs and seeing that they feel alone!! I have had enough of darkness and sadness and of tears and gloom and doom. I have had enough!!!! I have had enough of seeing me... Read more

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