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My Journey
Sunday, February 03, 2019      4 comments

Our focus this week is never give up. I guess I'm there. I've been on a weight loss journey for the past 46 years. I have finally found the way of eating that my body is accepting and that I can live easily with. Is it perfect? No, but the t... Read more
Turkey Favors
Sunday, November 16, 2014      6 comments

Spent the day crafting with my SIL, nieces and grandson. Logan and I made these little turkeys for Thanksgiving day. 30 of them! ... Read more
BLC26 expectations
Monday, September 22, 2014      3 comments

Wow, didn't realize I haven't blogged for so long!! There's a Christmas tree on my last one! I have pretty high expectations for this round of BLC. I sat out a couple of rounds. First because I was in so much pain with my hip and could b... Read more
2013 Marillac Christmas Tree
Sunday, November 10, 2013      10 comments

Every year, my sisters and I decorate and donate a tree for the Marillac Center for Children. The trees are sold in a silent auction. This year our theme is "A Forest Celebration". We made many of the ornaments including twine balls, pine con... Read more
Cutest thing ever! Last tree house blog I promise but you've gotta see this!
Monday, August 26, 2013      16 comments

So, as you know from my last blog, my husband and son built a tree house for my grandson and he loves it. Well...his puppy loves it too! Jessie is a 3 month old beagle/rottweiler mix although I really think she might be a treeing coon hound! ... Read more
Logan's tree house
Sunday, August 25, 2013      9 comments

My wonderful husband and son built this tree house for my grandson's birthday. Not quite done, it still needs to be painted and rails around the deck. We blindfolded Log... Read more
Smart goals for BLC
Monday, June 10, 2013      3 comments

S- Stay within my calorie range weekly by planning ahead and making up for a higher calorie day by eating lower range on other days. I will get at least 20 minutes of cardio fitness in 6 days a week. M- I will measure my calories and fitn... Read more
Weight Loss Motivation
Wednesday, March 13, 2013      6 comments

I read an article today on titled Weigh Loss Motivation 101.
n_101.aspx?page=1 I definitely need this right now. Part of our challenge this ... Read more
Roaring River Pics
Sunday, March 10, 2013      6 comments

We spent the last few days at Roaring River State Park in southern Missouri. The river is not really "roaring", but it is beautiful and we always enjoy our time there. ... Read more
Tuesday, February 12, 2013      5 comments

Wow, this is a bad week to write a blog about progress. I feel like I have taken 5 giant steps backward this week. I managed to get some fitness in thanks to the BLC challenge but it was the bare minimum and no fun. I have been sick this week... Read more
January Reflection/February Goals
Friday, February 01, 2013      3 comments

January has been a successful month for me. I started Bob Harper's Skinny Rules this month and have lost several pounds. I am still very focused but sliding occasionally. I am consistently exercising every day with an occasional rest day. ... Read more
Dear Jane,
Friday, January 25, 2013      10 comments

Please know that you are beautiful and perfect just the way you are. There are many different body types and yours is different than your sisters' or your best friend's. Vegetables are your friends, learn to eat them. Believe it or ... Read more
Am I REALLY Ready?
Saturday, December 29, 2012      1 comments

I am reading Are You Ready by Bob Harper. The first chapter asks "Are you REALLY ready?" These are 10 questions to ask myself and help myself to be as ready for success as possible. This is new for me. I am fully aware of the nutritional val... Read more
Back from England with pictures!
Monday, November 05, 2012      10 comments

I just returned from visiting my granddaughter in Burton on Trent, UK. She is five and we haven't seen her since she turned 1. This was a special trip because it was the first time my family has all been together in one spot since my two grand... Read more
12 week plan update (week 6)
Monday, October 22, 2012      4 comments

I created a good plan. It was simple and should have been and easy fix to my wandering. I didn't stick with it. The 2 things that will keep me losing weight are tracking my food and moving my body. I have been moving but not as consistently ... Read more

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