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Yet another reason to take charge of my health....
Friday, August 08, 2014      21 comments

August 7, 2014 will be a special day for me to always remember. My precious little granddaughter Kylie Brooke came in our lives & hearts. A couple of months before her birth, we were given a scare, the DR thought the ultrasound showed fluid on... Read more
July results & August Goals
Monday, August 04, 2014      12 comments

July I started out @ a weight of 179.5. We had lots of family get togethers, also our son & his family moved in with us near the end of the month & I've even had to start taking insulin for my blood sugars as they are much too high. Well t... Read more
Not going to let Diabetes win this one!
Sunday, July 20, 2014      8 comments

It seems the past couple of weeks, high blood sugar has been trying to knock me down. I had tried everything to get it down to no avail & was a little stressed because the blood sugar was staying between 250-400 every time. So yes, diabet... Read more
June Success & July Goals
Friday, July 11, 2014      8 comments

Well I started out June @ 179.2 with the goal of reaching 176. Well, didn't make that goal, actually had a slight gain of 0.3#. I did well for the most part nutrition wise, but need to get back to exercising --consistently. I know this is ... Read more
Stunning Strawberries Week 2 --- Father's Day
Thursday, June 12, 2014      11 comments

For Father's day, we will be busy most of the early part of the day with our normal church services & then DH has to co-officiate a funeral for an elderly church member who passed on yesterday. Then perhaps later in the evening I can take him to... Read more
May Results & June Goals for Stunning Strawberries Week 1
Monday, June 02, 2014      16 comments

May was definitely a busy month & not one easy to focus on healthy eating with all the dinners & cookouts for mother's day, traveling to visit my parents & hosting a cookout for Memorial Day for our family & also having a cookout at church th... Read more
Mom...
Saturday, May 24, 2014      9 comments

This weeks' s blog challenge on the A&I BSG Challenge is to reflect on my Mother, what are some ways we are alike/different. What are some lessons I have learned from her that has helped me on your SP journey? This weeks challenge is a bit... Read more
April Results & May Goals for this Determined Dahlia
Thursday, May 01, 2014      17 comments

April I started with a new high weigh of 179.2 thanks to being put on insulin. I continued the insulin til the 3rd week of April til my weight had jumped to nearly 184. Ok, enough is enough! I decided that I would take back control of my bloo... Read more
Determined Daisies Blog Week 4
Tuesday, April 29, 2014      15 comments

This weeks blog challenge was to blog about what makes me happy when life is throwing lemons at me. I've had my lemons, especially in the past year with regard to my own personal health. With the diabetes & then some other issues that were tr... Read more
I'm back ---from vacation :0)
Tuesday, April 22, 2014      16 comments

Last Thursday DH & I took off to WV to visit our son & DIL & DGDs --Audrey , aged 2 & Weslie, aged 1. We had a wonderful day catching up, even had a egg hunt at the cabin we had rented for our weekend. Of course after all the eggs were gathered ... Read more
March results & April goals
Monday, April 07, 2014      12 comments

March was definitely not a good month as far as weight goes. I learned that the INVOKANA for my diabetes was most likely what led to the CELLULITIS. So my Dr discontinued that & stated me on an Insulin pen. So there went the weight out the win... Read more
Motivating Monday!
Monday, March 31, 2014      18 comments

It's Motivating Monday!!! I'm ready to make the most of today, working towards my goals because just knowing what to do isn't enough. I must make the move to take action towards reaching my goals. Who's with me! ... Read more
February results & March Goals ---BSG Week 1 Clever Clovers
Monday, March 03, 2014      17 comments

I started out February doing really well with shedding some #s, had actually dropped to 172 but then something happened, not sure what & gained back. So all in all I only lost 1.1#, dropping my weight from 174.6 down to 173.5 but hey that's bet... Read more
BSG week 2 Candy Hearts ---A - Z about me
Saturday, February 15, 2014      8 comments

A is for Age: 44 B is for Booze: None, C is for Car: Chevy Equinox D is for Dad's name: Jim E is for Ego: None F is for Favorite song or music: Country music & Southern Gospel G is for Goof off thing to do: Facebooking H is ... Read more
BSG week 2 Candy Hearts ---A - Z about me
Saturday, February 15, 2014      2 comments

A is for Age: 44 B is for Booze: None, C is for Car: Chevy Equinox D is for Dad's name: Jim E is for Ego: None F is for Favorite song or music: Country music & Southern Gospel G is for Goof off thing to do: Facebooking H is ... Read more

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