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What a month
Monday, June 22, 2020      0 comments

So this last month has been something else. My husband has been battling cellulitis, high blood pressure, high pressure in his eyes and ear problems. Finally got him into a doctor Friday morning and he gave him medicine that seems to be helping.... Read more
Facing myself and Winning!
Friday, May 22, 2020      4 comments

I have come to the realization that I am my own worst enemy. Every time I start to make really good progress on my weight loss, I let myself fall into a kind of funk and gain back a bunch of what I lost. This time I had lost 98 pounds and have g... Read more
Trying this again.....
Friday, January 06, 2017      4 comments

So I have been away from Spark for a while. Just got busy and didn't bring it up. The problem being that i also wasn't tracking my food the way I should be. So here I am..... I have started taking Plexus which is already helping improve my healt... Read more
I'm Back
Monday, September 12, 2016      4 comments

Ok we went on vacation in July. Then we came back to a huge storm that knocked out the power for a couple days. I'm August we moved. Through it all, I basically stopped with Spark. I would come in now and then but not really read any articles or... Read more
Friday, July 15, 2016      2 comments

So vacations - traveling and eating right don't mix very well. We traveled over 5000 miles from the 6th through yesterday morning. We had 4 days with family. When we got home early yesterday morning, we want almost straight to bed. When we woke ... Read more
Nervous about vacation
Wednesday, June 22, 2016      3 comments

So in 2 weeks we will be on our way to Oregon for a week or 2. The last time we went on a trip of this magnitude I lost all my motivation and wound up gaining most of my weight back. It's taken 1 1/2 years to get it back. I really don't want to ... Read more
Today's Plan
Tuesday, June 14, 2016      3 comments

Already mowed most of the lawn. Need to clean, kitchen, and do floors. I will go out a little later and finish the lawn. Then rest, shower and get ready for my meeting this evening. Busy day. Already have over half my steps. Had a long weekend.... Read more
Tummy issues
Thursday, June 09, 2016      4 comments

So I have been fighting with issues with my stomach. I was diagnosed a few years ago with IBS. It can act differently with different people. Mine goes the direction of constipation (sorry for the 'openness'). This is something not talked about m... Read more
Wednesday, June 08, 2016      2 comments

Ok it's time to share some of my goals. Not all have dates yet but they're there. My final goal is to lose at least another 175 lbs. First smaller goal is below 300. Other goals include being able to ride my bike, being able to run a 5K, being ... Read more
Good weekend
Friday, May 27, 2016      1 comments

So excited this weekend. My youngest daughter is moving back to the area tomorrow. We will see them tomorrow evening and then it won't be so long in between visits. Our grandson is doing really well since his surgery. He's actually camping with ... Read more
Big overdo
Sunday, May 15, 2016      3 comments

So I messed up big time on my good intake today. Anyone who read my chat post will see the rest of that. But I did get my garden all finished today. I hope it all takes really well. I would love some fresh produce this summer. Who knows maybe e... Read more
Need to hear from others like me....
Thursday, May 12, 2016      4 comments

So I have been reading posts and blogs and all I am seeing are those that need to lose 50 to maybe woo lbs. I really need to hear from those who have 200 or more to lose. You know, have someone with more of the same struggles.... Read more
One tired puppy
Wednesday, May 11, 2016      3 comments

I definitely got some exercise today. The boss wanted books moved. So between yesterday and today I moved all the fiction books. I have a feeling my arms will be hurting tomorrow. I just keep thinking about all the calories I burned. :)... Read more
Mother's Day
Saturday, May 07, 2016      4 comments

Happy Mother's Day to all moms. I got a treat this weekend. My daughter, son-in-law, and 2 two granddaughters came for a one day visit. Made my weekend. Hope you all have a great day tomorrow.... Read more
Thursday, May 05, 2016      2 comments

So my plans for the weekend have changed a bit. My daughter who lives in Texas just told me they are coming for the weekend. So excited. Eating shouldn't be aproblem as she eats healthier than I do usually.... Read more

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