I'm Baaaaaaa-ack
Wednesday, August 26, 2009     

I just wanted to touch base with all my spark team mates and friends. About the time my Grand-Daughter was born, I went back to work after being off for almost 2 years. (gotta love the econ0my). But I am really enjoying being back to work and ... Read more
Proof that God DOES work in Mysterious ways
Sunday, August 02, 2009     

I have had so many things happening in my life in the past 2 weeks that I have to share my blessings! 1st and foremost, on July 29th, I woke up in Grand Island, Nebraska. This is a city more than 2 1/2 hours away from my home, but I got back i... Read more
20 pounds lost, but oh, what I have found!! Day 45
Wednesday, July 08, 2009     

I am so happy to be able to say I've lost 20 pounds and a total of 10.75 inches to date! My first 45 days have been good and bad, but mostly good. I have met so many wonderful people, and I have never felt I have had so much support as... Read more
Day 42
Sunday, July 05, 2009     

I must have had the other days counted wrong or something... O Well. I'm still here and sticking with it. Got through the Baby shower I had for my Daughter-In-Law on the 28th and the 4th of July without any major ca... Read more
Getting through a rough day with success
Wednesday, July 01, 2009     

Got a bit of bad news yesterday and I was stressed out all day by it. Still am, BUT.... I handled it. I didn't eat my way through it. The old me would have made some kind of excuses why I deserved to "cheat" because I was feeling so bad. Then t... Read more
A Letter to my Mom on her Birthday
Sunday, June 21, 2009     

Dear Mom, I can't believe I am spending another June 21st without you. These past 2 1/2 years have been the most trying and hardest years of my life. At first, I did everything I could do to be strong for the family. I tried to, in some... Read more
Day 30
Friday, June 19, 2009     

It has been 30 days and I'm still here!! emoticon I am down 16 pounds now, so that's an average of 4 pounds a w... Read more
Day 23
Friday, June 12, 2009     

Okay, so I don't usually post this soon after posting just 2 days ago, but I just introduced myself on the message boards, and I have to say, I'm a little bit excited about the fact that hopefully very soon, I will have a bunch of great new frie... Read more
Day 21
Wednesday, June 10, 2009     

Well it's day 21 and I have lost 12 pounds so far. I am a bit disappointed in that number, but I am not giving up. It has been pretty easy to follow this plan, so I have decided to look at it more as a long distance run than a sprint. I am belie... Read more
Day 13
Tuesday, June 02, 2009     

Good morning losers! LOL I mean that in all the BEST ways! Woke up too early today. Up at 5 AM for no reason, just woke up, but I'm in the best mood!! So far so good with the diet thing. Even went to the zoo on Sunday and walked around for ov... Read more
Getting Going
Friday, May 29, 2009     

Today is day 9 of my new way of life. I am scared to call it a diet, because I haven't had much luck with those. So far I am happy to post I have lost 8 pounds. I know I am only suppose to lose 2 pounds a week, but when you have as much weight t... Read more