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Harvest Moon
Wednesday, September 26, 2007      2 comments

If you let it...Life can be wondrous! For those of you who are late risers, you missed a perfectly beautiful Harvest Moon this glorious morning. It reminded me that life is miraculous, to slow down and realize that wonder and hope are all aro... Read more
I Love Pickles
Saturday, September 22, 2007      2 comments

I Love Pickles! Did you know: -Julius Caesar, fed pickles to his troops in the belief that they lent physical and spiritual strength. -Shakespeare even references pickles: “What say you? Hence, Horrible villain! or I'll spurn thine ey... Read more
Why I Love my Son
Wednesday, September 19, 2007      2 comments

My son is only 4 years old. I found out today that a couple of days ago my sister in law asked him how everything was going. He replied, "OK, but me and my Mommy don't feel so good a lot and we have to rest." It broke my heart. He always tells m... Read more
Surgery Updated
Tuesday, September 18, 2007      5 comments

They moved my surgery from October 9th to October 16th, ugh! An extra week to ruminate. 10-4, 6pm meet with surgeon, pre-op meeting, bring xrays 10-8, upper gi series* 10-9, 8am pre-op at hospital 10-10, see Lipp for approval 10-15,... Read more
Meeting of minds
Friday, September 14, 2007      2 comments

“The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances; if there is any reaction, both are transformed.” Carl Gustav I love this quote! And it means a lot to me today. People can come in and out of your life, the s... Read more
Goal jeans!
Saturday, September 08, 2007      0 comments

WooHoo! Tried on my size 4 Gap Goal Jeans just for fun or torment (not sure). They went over my thighs! And they buttoned! WooHoo! I took pictures of it in my home gym because that's where all the hard work happens! I am proud of my determ... Read more
Surgery scheduled
Thursday, August 30, 2007      1 comments

My Surgery is scheduled for October 9, 2007. It feels better now that I have a date to know when I have to have all my ducks in a row by. One day at a time, positive thinking, I will get through this!... Read more
Tuesday, August 28, 2007      2 comments

Today my gastro doc and I discussed my surgery to remove two sections of my small intestine that have been destroyed by Crohn's disease. It has caused me so much pain recently, I have no other option but to have these sections removed. I have pu... Read more

Saturday, August 25, 2007      0 comments

"If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There's no point in being a damn fool about it." W. C. Fields I just love this quote. Seriously, the fool is one who does not continually try, even after several failures. The r... Read more
It's all about me!
Sunday, August 19, 2007      0 comments

I spent 5 minutes alone trying on jeans in a dressing room. Does that count as "me" time? What does count is that the jeans I bought were just for ME. And I'd like to add that they were DKNY and size 6! (They were on sale, I'm very cheap) Stil... Read more
New Pictures
Sunday, August 19, 2007      0 comments

I have added 3 new pictures to my sparkpage. I have not been able to move the scale downward, as much as I would have liked, but I wore this outfit last year and I look better now. I love my dumbells!... Read more
Fat Percentage
Thursday, May 31, 2007      1 comments

I remember being about 160ish pounds and having a body fat percentage in the mid 30% range when I first bought my scale. Now I got on the scale and at 139 lbs. my body fat percentage is at an all time low of 23.8%. I may not be at my g... Read more
This Week - Good Things
Saturday, May 12, 2007      0 comments

- I got the guy in the office who eats way too much cheese to join Sparkpeople!!! - I found out I should be able to graduate with my A.S. degree in either June or August!!! - Even with my back out of whack, I have been able to walk for 30-60... Read more
Friday, May 04, 2007      0 comments

I believe I have inspired 3 of my coworkers to join Sparkpeople. I am very proud of myself for this. I have inspired them to join, they have inspired me to keep going. Now if I could only get the guy in the office who eats way to much cheese to ... Read more
Wednesday, April 18, 2007      0 comments

I am so proud of myself. I ate one potato chip at dinner tonight. Who says you can't eat just one? Now I have to figure out how to track one potato chip!.?!... Read more

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