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I'm back
Wednesday, November 13, 2013      2 comments

So, I wouldn't say fell off the wagon, because I realize I really did make a lifestyle change. In the months since last visiting Spark People I've only gains 3 lbs. In my mind, that is a great success. It could have been 20 lbs and I would have ... Read more
The old habits die hard.
Monday, June 17, 2013      2 comments

So I feel off the SP wagon. But, it's okay. I picked myself back up again. I've settled into my life here in Seattle. But, what that really means is that I let old habits of going out to eat spending $$ and calories on thing I don't really want ... Read more
If you give a mouse a cookie... a co-worker's sabotage
Thursday, June 06, 2013      7 comments

Seriously... sometimes I feel like the little mouse in this story. I'm never satisfied with just one cookie or sweet or snack. I've been really good recently. I haven't be... Read more
Winner! Winner! Subway dinner
Tuesday, June 04, 2013      0 comments

Well... after a long weekend. I decided to tack on a little more fun last night. I went to my first Mariners game. The thing is because of this weekend I was more prepare... Read more
I'm airing my dirty laundry
Monday, June 03, 2013      5 comments

I will admit that this weekend was a little hard for me. I guess I've gotten comfortable here in Seattle. I've started to settle in and make friends. Don't get me wrong, ... Read more
Big Goals Get Big Rewards
Friday, May 31, 2013      6 comments

I think the title of this blog is appropriate. :) I love motivational quotes. It's part of my journey, collecting quotes. I've never done that before. But hey, I'm a new m... Read more
What's my motivation
Wednesday, May 22, 2013      1 comments

Ever since I was in high school, I've always been a big girl (not always overweight). I just always felt bigger then other girls. I've never been petite or dainty, I've always been strong and muscular (one of the reasons I flocked to sports). Ev... Read more
To sleep, perchance to Dream... Aye there's the rub
Tuesday, May 21, 2013      1 comments

It always comes back to literature and Shakespeare somehow. Well today is no different. Sleep... Oh the pure joy of sleep. I've never had a problem with sleeping, or so I thought. Since I've gotten my bodymedia (which I love). I realize tha... Read more
Wednesday, May 15, 2013      5 comments

I don't know about the rest of you out in SP land, but I have always been a liar when it comes to weight loss. I've lied to myself about how I look, how I feel about myself and what I've eaten. I decided when I started my weight loss journe... Read more
I climbed a hill
Sunday, May 12, 2013      5 comments

So one of the first things that I did when I moved to Seattle, was to visit my friend who lived on Capital Hill. There are a lot of hills in Seattle, but this one is a doozy. Of course, as luck would have it, she lives at the top of said hill. ... Read more
Cravings are killer at Night
Thursday, May 09, 2013      3 comments

I need to get rid of the junk food in my house like Chef Meg said yesterday. It's always nights that are the hardest for me... I wanna snack. Snacking is my downfall. I even try and choose healthy snacks, but sometimes I just want some sweet or ... Read more
Why I'm on this journey
Thursday, May 09, 2013      0 comments

Hi Spark Friends... So a little about me. I recently re-located my whole life and moved from SC to Seattle, WA. I decided that big changes meant big changes. So, I decided to tackle the biggest hurdle in my life which is my weight. I've now ben ... Read more
Today is the day...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013      4 comments

Ohh the places you'll go has always been one of my favorite books. My Mom gave me a copy of it when I graduated hs. Now, years later I still use that book as a guide. I've been waiting... in the waiting place. Now, finally after all these year's... Read more