My Coffee and Me... A True Addict
Thursday, May 08, 2008      12 comments

My Coffee and Me.... A True Addict from a Chronically Depressed BBM I made a challenge to myself and my friends on the 50 Plus For All Team that I would cut back one more cup of my morning coffee. This may not seem like much of a challenge... Read more
I was on ESPN on Derby Day!
Saturday, May 03, 2008      5 comments

This is just way too cool! We recorded Derby coverage on Derby Day 2007 last year so we could watch it when we got home from the Derby. What a surprise when they showed my friend Lori's and my laughing faces holding Mint Juleps while the cre... Read more
Lays Classic Potato Chips
Sunday, April 27, 2008      10 comments

4/26: Went to a bbq and hubby forced me to eat a potato chip... knowing full well I hadn't had a single one for 67 days. Well, one turned into another, then another, then another... no matter how hard I visualized, tapped, self-hypnotized, ch... Read more
Walking Mia To the Park
Thursday, March 20, 2008      8 comments

Ok.....let me tell you about MY walk today. So, I decided that Mia and I were going to go check out the park. She's walking next to me so pretty, stopping when I stop, sitting next to me with much straighter sits and heeling when I said for he... Read more
Week 2... 2 more pounds lost!
Friday, March 07, 2008      1 comments

Welp, it's week #2 with SP, I have my new scale and I can't stay off of it! 153.8 pounds... how exciting! I have never cared what I weighed... I've always carried a lot of muscle and have always weighed more than I look... always went by how ... Read more
9 Reasons To Drink Water
Sunday, March 02, 2008      1 comments

I found this after reading a post on a forum and stole it. Posted on 7/03/2007 We all know that water is good for us, but often the reasons are a little fuzzy. And even if we know why we should drink water, it's not a habit that many... Read more
Saturday, March 01, 2008      4 comments

I'm sitting in the warm sun here by my pond.... the fish have been active today.... too soon to start feeding them.... supposed to get cold again tomorrow but for today, I will watch them slowly move around and know that spring will soon be here... Read more
My Bad
Saturday, March 01, 2008      2 comments

Yesterday was my one week anniversary and was to meet my friend 15 miles away at her house for my weigh in because I don't own a scale and hers is the one I used for my starting weight. A semi had overturned at the intersection before her house... Read more
Thursday, February 28, 2008      2 comments

Every day I log into SP and do everything I can to earn SparkPoints. I received my big star today! woohoo! But, now I have like 480 to get my next trophy.... it seems like a long way off... Why is this important to me? Because it's a ... Read more
eating healthy? yeah, right!
Tuesday, February 26, 2008      1 comments

OK.... this is my problem. I hate eating food all day! Once I start, I seem to have constant hunger and eat all day long. My usual routine: coffee (with cream & sugar), coffee, coffee, more coffee.... the sugar keeps me going and yes, I kno... Read more
I'm a PIG
Sunday, February 24, 2008      1 comments

I am so disgusted with myself. I was doing so well with my food intake yesterday. The hypnosis tapes seem to be working because I stopped eating before half of my dinner was gone and I was full. It was really good... I made the Black Pepper C... Read more
Saturday, February 23, 2008      5 comments

Whew! I had forgotten what a workout dancing to Latin music is! I love Zumba because it teaches dance movements to a lot of different styles besides salsa. I purchased the set last summer and it's been in the cabinet ever since... I think I w... Read more