Not exercising because of the flu
Tuesday, January 06, 2015      2 comments

Well things have changed from the dark days. I am much more positive and having lost quite a bit of weight helped. However, I have been having a hard time getting past my initial 45 pound weight loss to my goal. I know that 20 pound loss will... Read more
Not enough sleep
Tuesday, January 29, 2013      3 comments

Well, today was my group class. We get weighed every week. Last week, I had gained 2.7 pounds from the week before. Today, though, I thought it would go oh so much better. Ha!!! Not so fast. Yesterday, I had lost the 2.7 pounds, because I ... Read more
Help, I am so depressed
Tuesday, January 08, 2013      4 comments

I am so depressed this morning. I am doing the right things, NOW. But with all the wrong that I have done in the past 6 months, since quitting smoking (or if that caused it, doesn't matter, since I am in this shape now). Anywhooo, I don't kno... Read more
Why do I really want to lose weight
Saturday, January 05, 2013      2 comments

I want to lose weight to be comfortable in my own skin. I want to beat the odds in my family, of gaining weight and the health problems associated with it as you get older. I want to be fit enough to watch my grandchildren, since my son expect... Read more
Optimism and Obsession
Saturday, October 27, 2012      3 comments

Well I have been trying a different website to lose weight, and so far no luck. That doesn't mean that I am giving up, or that I had ever completely written Sparkpeople off. I had continued to log in every few days; but not enter my food, or d... Read more
Losing Weight While Quitting Smoking
Friday, July 13, 2012      4 comments

Well the time has come that I have to blog. I am on day 5 of quitting smoking. On Day 3, I hear the discouraging news that the average person gains 11 pounds within a year of quitting. I am not going to be in that group. I am determined I am... Read more