A Learning Weekend....
Tuesday, January 08, 2013      3 comments

On Saturday, my husband and i had a date afternoon....i was almost embarrassed at how much i was looking forward to spending time with my husband, just the two of us. He ... Read more
Feeling hopeful....
Wednesday, January 02, 2013      2 comments

....which hasn't been the case the past few months. It feels good, though, to feel hopeful. It feels as though a door has been cracked open just a bit and the light is shi... Read more
Be A Girl Scout....
Tuesday, January 01, 2013      3 comments

....and be prepared. If anything has contributed to my not being at goal, it would be how I don't practice follow thru by being prepared for my day food-wise. I don't take... Read more
Sunday, December 30, 2012      7 comments

Not knowing where else to turn, I am here to begin again. I am tired of being tired. I am so very tired of being tired. I have found my rock bottom and have... Read more
Monday, March 26, 2012      1 comments

One of the things i try not to do is yell and lose my temper at my daughter. I still remember how it felt to be yelled at at a young age (it's a Spanish thing, i think....) ... Read more
A Very Long Weekend....
Sunday, March 25, 2012      2 comments

Note to self: Never, ever, EVER let your husband go to Costco alone and hungry. Trust me on this one, folks. He came back with more garbage (read: cupcakes, bagels, etc) th... Read more
Thursday, March 22, 2012      3 comments

My Emma ....again. You would think that it would be easier to just keep "the Spark" alive instead of letting it burn out, yes? And yet, ... Read more
"If only......"
Friday, July 31, 2009      5 comments

I seem to start every sentence with these words.... "If only.....i wasn't fat, i would go out more." "If only.....I wasn't in ugly clothes, i would make more friends." ... Read more
It's a dirty job....
Friday, July 10, 2009      2 comments

....but somebody has gotta do it. Actually, trying to get healthy isn't really a dirty just sometimes feels like it. It sometimes feels like a overwhelming, ti... Read more
Happy Second Family Day to us!
Friday, July 10, 2009      0 comments

Two years ago today, i became Emma's Mommy. What a beautiful day it was...and one that i can recall every moment of. How blessed i am to be this little one's Mommy!... Read more
The "Twenty Reasons" List
Sunday, June 28, 2009      4 comments

1. Participate in a 5k...and get the t-shirt! 2. Go rock climbing without worrying if the rope will hold me or not. 3. Be comfortable in a restaurant (and not worry about... Read more
Movin' along....
Sunday, June 14, 2009      1 comments

...and it's going well. I am surprised, but i think i know what the secret is: To not do this journey alone. My workout buddy has been such a good thing for me. To ... Read more
A Work-Out Buddy!
Monday, June 08, 2009      1 comments

Oh, yes....i do have one. Finally! And i never really thought that it would make that much of a difference, but it does. I met Melinda through my MOPS group and she live... Read more
A "friendly" challenge
Monday, June 01, 2009      3 comments

I'm competitive. So is my husband. And so....i came up with the idea of he and i doing a type of "Biggest Looser" thing for the next five months-till the beginning of November... Read more
Has it been THAT long? :(
Thursday, May 28, 2009      5 comments

Wow. I'm not even sure where to start. Emma is now two, we've moved to another house, sold the other one, done vacations as a family. I've sparked, sputtered, sput... Read more

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