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March Weigh-in! :)
Monday, March 11, 2019      1 comments

Today is my 4 week weigh in. When I set my goal to be 186 lbs by today (in the app that I record all my daily weigh-ins), for some reason I was thinking that my last weigh-in was 194, which would mean I was aiming for a 2 lb loss per week. Turns... Read more
Self Pep Talk
Saturday, March 09, 2019      1 comments

I WILL lose this weight, no matter how slow I have to take it. This WILL be a reality- for me to be healthy. I WILL work on continuing to build up my self esteem. I WILL drink all my water. I WILL move more (and hopefully soon try to do some for... Read more
Weigh-ins: June 2018-Feb 2019
Wednesday, February 27, 2019      2 comments

I was looking back at my old blog entries and realized that I need to start blogging again, and more frequently. I benefit by being able to go back and look at them again. So to start, here are my weigh-ins since I started back on June 16, 2018... Read more
Recap of "Part 2" of my weight loss journey
Friday, October 11, 2013      2 comments

This information was on my main page. I'm gonna call it "Part 2" of my weight loss journey. ("Part 1" was getting from 267 lbs to 256.6 lbs) I transferred the information here, to make room for "Part 3" of my journey on my main page. This way,... Read more
6 month mark
Sunday, November 25, 2012      2 comments

In the past 6 months I have lost 41 pounds. [From my highest weight, I've lost a total of 51.2 lbs.] I've been working REALLY hard at eating right and keeping my blood glucose levels steady & under control. And now that I have a good ha... Read more
TRYING To Stay Positive
Saturday, September 22, 2012      2 comments

Sometimes I let everything - especially all of my health problems - completely overwhelm me. And then it gets really difficult to stay positive about anything. With the Bipolar Disorder; I am currently working with my doctors to stabalize myself... Read more
Good news from my doctor!
Tuesday, June 26, 2012      4 comments

So, I've been working really hard on recording everything in a journal. I write down what time I eat, what I eat, my blood glucose levels, and when I test it. Not to mention I've worked incredibly hard to eat right. I cut out soda, which I used ... Read more
Loss of a loved one
Thursday, June 21, 2012      4 comments

The past week and a half have been hard on me. My grandma informed me on Wednesday evening, June 13th, that my grandpa was in the hospital and didn't have long to live. So, the next morning my husband and I got in the car and started the 11 ½ ho... Read more
Now that I'm diabetic
Wednesday, June 13, 2012      2 comments

So, about four weeks ago I was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. It's been hard to accept, but I took the opportunity to use this as a reason to really start back on Sparkpeople and try to lose weight and be healthier. The first three weeks were f... Read more