10,000-14,999 SparkPoints 11,192


Struggling.... Holidays, Birthdays and Pregnancy.. Oh my!
Tuesday, November 13, 2012      8 comments

Hi friends! I have to admit that I have been struggling in a pretty major way! I have let myself see increase on the scale that is beyond what I am comfortable with, as well as let myself get back into making poor choices and binge eating.... Read more
Not Bad, Not Good... But Losing Weight!
Tuesday, October 23, 2012      2 comments

So, I did end up surviving the weekend, and still feel motivated to lose weight and in control of my urges... to an extent. I am not overdoing the portions or even overdoing my calorie limits for the day, but I am not making the best nutrit... Read more
Alright Weekend.. We Can Do This
Friday, October 19, 2012      5 comments

I just have to psych myself up for the weekend! The weekend tends to be the biggest downfall in my plans. I am a binge eater by nature, and once I get started, it can be VERY bad! I am working on keeping this momentum going through the weeken... Read more
Come On Exercise!
Thursday, October 18, 2012      1 comments

So the cold and icky bug hit me, and I just haven't been feeling well! I just feel tired, headachey, sore throat, congested.. and that makes it really hard to get up and work out in the morning. I missed the last two mornings because I figured... Read more
Did I Really Do That?
Wednesday, October 17, 2012      5 comments

Yesterday, we had a breakfast for Bosses Day. We had all kinds of sweet breakfast items, bagels, breakfast casserole and a little fruit. I went in feeling strong, getting a couple strawberries and a little bit of the breakfast casserole. As w... Read more
Going Into A Family Weekend = Lots Of Food
Friday, October 12, 2012      2 comments

Hi friends! I have to admit that I am nervous about going into this weekend. We are going out of town with family to a camping resort. There will be a lot of food around, but I am trying to keep my mind right going into it. My husba... Read more
Drove Past McDonald's!
Wednesday, October 10, 2012      4 comments

So this morning I woke up frustrated. I was frustrated with myself, frustrated with the scale, frustrated with the whole weight loss process. I had this conversation in my head: "It's Wednesday. I had cookie cake last night (hubby's b-da... Read more
Dusting Off, Getting Up and RUNNING!!
Tuesday, October 09, 2012      3 comments

Hi Spark friends! I have to humbly pick myself up and get back in this thing! I have been starting, falling, starting, falling..... for the last couple of months. It is embarrassing given how much weight I have lost and how far I have com... Read more
ReCharged Motivation
Friday, August 31, 2012      5 comments

Hi friends! I must say that I am feeling supercharged today! I was asked a few weeks ago to submit my story as a success story for the I had almost forgotten about, and as you all know have had stress and wavering motivation i... Read more
Christy's Alive!
Wednesday, August 29, 2012      4 comments

Hi friends! I miss chatting with all of you and reading the various updates! I am working to get back into that habit! I have been so busy with work and grad school, that blogging started to become hard to find time to do, but I am working to... Read more
Have Your Cake.....And Eat it, Too!
Thursday, August 09, 2012      2 comments

One of the happiest things I have realized along the way is that I don't have to cut out things I love! I can still have sweets and pasta and whatever my heart desires. The trick that I have had to learn is the dreaded "portion control"... ... Read more
Positive Image
Wednesday, August 08, 2012      4 comments

I have really been thinking a lot today about having a positive self image. I spent so long being overweight and thinking of myself as an overweight person, that it gets really hard to shake that feeling. I find myself still picking clothes an... Read more
I Survived!
Tuesday, August 07, 2012      5 comments

Hi friends! I am happy to report that I did survive the weekend! I was active with all of the housework and kept my portions under control! I am so proud of myself! That was definitely one big step in the right direction of getting back on t... Read more
I Can...Wait...WILL Survive The Weekend
Friday, August 03, 2012      1 comments

Hi all! I am still going strong! I am back in control and feeling great. I am so proud of myself for how well I have done this week, and the dedication to exercise and eating proper portions. The weekends are usually my big time problem area... Read more
Stick With What You Love!
Thursday, August 02, 2012      3 comments

I am still going strong! 4 days on track is really good for me! I even got in extra walking at work, all on my own since my co-workers couldn't make it! I feel great and have been setting realistic expectations. I have also kept up with logg... Read more

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Last Page »