BETTY925's Blogs

Contemplating my sad state of affairs.
Monday, August 29, 2011      3 comments

I am sitting here contemplating my state of affairs. Wanting to lose weight but not willing to do what it takes. wanting all this fat to just melt off me. ~sigh~ Every time I run a race I realize how bad I need to lose weight! I could be f... Read more
Day 59 and holding....
Monday, July 25, 2011      0 comments

Last Weight In - 198.7 Today Weigh in - 199.7 Well, I said I would report my weight and I am. Good or bad. I am disappointed that is not what I expected but I attribute that to fluid. I exercised 5 days last week and eat pretty good b... Read more
Day 55 - hanging in there and St Jude Half Marathon
Friday, July 22, 2011      1 comments

Today is day 55 of when I started my healthy eating plan and I am only 6 pounds down ..but hey...that is 6 POUNDS! It could be better no doubt but I am not going to beat ... Read more
Consistency is the missing key.
Friday, July 15, 2011      1 comments

I have been in a funk lately but that is getting better. I have exercised three times this week and we all know exercise makes us feel better. I was off work today so I took advantage of that and went to the gym. I worked out for a little over a... Read more
Day 47. Put on my big girl panties and do this thing! No excuses!!
Wednesday, July 13, 2011      0 comments

I need to stop poor-mouthing and get on the ball. I have no excuse for not going what I know I should do - other than I just don't want to do it. That's hogwash!!... Read more
Day 33-45 Am I worth it? Really??
Monday, July 11, 2011      1 comments

I was doing so good and I let my guard down. I have gained a few pounds and am not happy but I have no one to blame but myself. I did my 5K on July 4th and did fairly we... Read more
DAy 34 - This is for real this time!!
Wednesday, June 29, 2011      3 comments

I know my blog is probably kind of boring compared to others but that's okay. I am writing for me and my sanity..ha ha! I made good choices today and am pleased with myself. Here is a quote from a blog that I am reading from a man w... Read more
Day 33 - Another great day and ? question ? of the day
Tuesday, June 28, 2011      2 comments

Today was great. I feel pumped since I lost weight this week! I texted a few friends and committed to them that I would stick to my food plan today and I did! I did not... Read more
Day 32 - weigh-in day and stress eating!
Monday, June 27, 2011      1 comments

Day 32 and WEIGH DAY! wOOHOO! I lost weight. Day 1 - 204.9. Day 9 - 200.0. Day 32 - 198.7. Not the best but at least I'm going in the right direction. Had a stressful day at work and went into kitchen and saw box full o... Read more
Day 31
Sunday, June 26, 2011      4 comments

I had a great day! Went to chinese restaurant for lunch and I had a salad. Went to mexican for supper and I did not eat anything. I waited till I got home to eat. Considering weigh day is tomorrow, I was highly motivated. Lol! I know t... Read more
Day 30 - A great day, don't quit and July 4th plans
Saturday, June 25, 2011      2 comments

Today is day 30 and I am feeling great. I ran yesterday and I ran this morning and so far nothing is hurting. Yippee! I had my sister and her two grandkids here all day and we had a wonderful time. They swam and we watched. We decided to g... Read more
Day 29 and I am pleased to announce - I ran today!
Friday, June 24, 2011      3 comments

I am pleased to announce - I ran today! Woohoo! It has been about 6 weeks. I was off work today and I make my mind up last night that I was going to run this morning. I laid out my clothes. I tried to go to bed early but did not make it. So ... Read more
Just do it and git er done!!
Thursday, June 23, 2011      2 comments

I watched Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition tonight. This episode really got me motivated. I began to realize that I have been making excuses about not having tim... Read more
Day 26 - Where has my "mojo" gone and negative self talk.
Tuesday, June 21, 2011      4 comments

Today is day 26 on my healthy eating program. I started out strong. But I seem to have fallen back into the old "lose 1, gain 2" scenario. I don't understand why I can do so well for a few days and then mess up. I think it all started with the... Read more
Day 24 - Sad but no comfort in food.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011      4 comments

The pic above is my beloved Samantha (Sam as we called her). She was my dad's dog, then my mom's dog and finally she came to live with me when she mom died this past D... Read more

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