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Obstacles of Life
Monday, May 12, 2014      1 comments

As I was making the 10-minute drive to buy groceries, I ran into several hindrances that kept me from getting to the store and back home by using the usual route. In both directions, I re-routed myself since I didn’t have the patience for road c... Read more
Change Anyone?
Saturday, April 12, 2014      3 comments

(I previously published the following on my Wordpress blog in August 2013 & thought I would share it here. To read other blog entries, please check out my blog here: www.mysteryinthemusings. ) Every once in a... Read more
Small Discovery & Accomplishment
Friday, February 24, 2012      0 comments

Yesterday afternoon I was "ouchy" as my boss would say. Not sure why. I just was. It was enough that I almost didn't go to exercise class, because I really shouldn't be around people when I'm like that. But I went anyway. I have read that exerci... Read more
Goal Evaluation #1
Thursday, February 02, 2012      0 comments

This blog should probably be titled "What's Wrong with Me?" instead. I started the year pretty good - for the most part. Hadn't taken much progress with the mental goals, but I was able to finish one book and start another one while on vacation.... Read more
12 Goals for 2012
Monday, January 02, 2012      0 comments

I'm not one for making goals. Mainly because I rarely ever complete them. I've determined to make this year different. There are many things in my life that I have slacked off on. Important things. So it's time to get many of them back on track.... Read more
I Can Feel It
Monday, April 18, 2011      2 comments

Yep. I can feel it. I can feel old habits starting to return. I knew maintaining would be tough, but I didn't know getting close to the goal would be just as hard. See, I picked up this habit from my dad: Start something but not finish it. I don... Read more
Attitude Changes
Thursday, February 24, 2011      1 comments

Been awhile since I've posted a blog and much has happened since. Due to a cold that wouldn't go away, I was forced to go to the doctor before I wanted to. According to their records, I have lost 44 pounds since October 2009. I've lost 35 since ... Read more
Biggest Loser Update #2
Thursday, September 23, 2010      0 comments

It's been awhile since I've posted anything at all. I've been such a slacker. The Biggest Loser Contest is now halfway through, and I'm thrilled that I've almost met my goal for the contest. Woohoo!! Just two more pounds...according to the "offi... Read more
Biggest Loser Update #1
Wednesday, August 18, 2010      0 comments

We are now 1 1/2 weeks into the Biggest Loser contest, and I am doing amazingly great. What I didn't realize was how well competition actually works. On Friday, Jim & Heidi both weighed themselves and they had lost weight - about 5 lbs each. At ... Read more
Biggest Loser Start
Tuesday, August 10, 2010      0 comments

What a great start to the Biggest Loser contest!! On the first day, I lost 2.5 pounds!! Woohoo!! The key is making sure it stays that way until the official weigh in on Sunday. It was hard this morning, but I forced myself out of bed to do ... Read more
Off & Running
Sunday, August 08, 2010      0 comments

Today is the start of the HCC Staff Biggest Loser Contest/Fundraiser. And I am off & running. Started the day with two granola bars and a wee bit of grape juice that tasted like it was starting to ferment. Yikes! But I am determined to use ... Read more
PVS: Post Vacation Syndrome
Wednesday, July 14, 2010      0 comments

Before vacation, I was doing pretty decent at drinking water, eating healthier, and exercising consistently. When I embarked on vacation, I was very positive and had plans. Plans to drink more water than pop. Plans to exercise every day. Plans t... Read more