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'Bye 'bye 16!
Wednesday, January 19, 2011      3 comments

I picked up my dry cleaning this afternoon and tried on my size 16 slacks. They no longer fit! Oh, I could still wear them in a pinch, they aren't falling down to my knees but they are visibly big. Time to pull out the 14s and retire the ... Read more
Week 2 Recap - much better than expected!
Sunday, January 16, 2011      0 comments

At the end of Week 1 I was worried about what would happen in Week 2. Historically the 2nd week of every weight loss effort was when I would fail. And this time my week 2 started with being surrounded by pizza for lunch - and pizza is one of m... Read more
A Double Bonus!
Friday, January 14, 2011      2 comments

Day 14...I've lost my first 10 lbs. WooHoo!!! emoticon My favorite Starbucks drink (Venti Chai tea latte ... Read more
Scary thought
Wednesday, January 12, 2011      2 comments

Like many here I've decided to keep a visual history of my progress. This is me today at 195.1 lbs. I plan to take another picture after every 10 lbs. lost. What's sc... Read more
I hate push-ups!
Tuesday, January 11, 2011      1 comments

I hate them with a passion, I always have, I always will. I hate them more than running, more than hot dogs, more than my ex-husband. But I'm up to 16 now, more than I could do 2 months ago. I still hate them though. ... Read more
Resisted (but it was hard)
Monday, January 10, 2011      2 comments

My first day back to the office after 3 weeks of vacation, and only 10 days into SP, and one of my coworkers brings in a big bag of miniature candybars to share. If I didn't know better I'd think she was out to get me LOL. But I managed to res... Read more
All good things must end
Sunday, January 09, 2011      0 comments

I've been fortunate enough to have the last 3 weeks off work, in a mix of holiday and vacation days. Now, sorrowfully, my time has ended and it's back to the office in the morning. ... Read more
Failure? Or Success?
Saturday, January 08, 2011      1 comments

Warning - this is a trick question. I admit to being a glass half empty person emoticon. I look at it as bei... Read more
Week 1 recap - Yay Me!
Friday, January 07, 2011      1 comments

Today is the end of my first week on Sparkpeople and I'm feeling really good about it right now, but also concerned for what next week brings. I've used the Nutrition tracker to track my food/caloric intake; I've used the Fitness trackers to tr... Read more

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