Enjoying my New Gadget!
Tuesday, June 01, 2010      8 comments

My heart rate monitor gave out on me about 3 months ago and that has driven me nuts. I spent some time researching a new one, but didn’t find anything I thought I wanted. As determined as I am to succeed on this journey I have a hard time buyi... Read more
Setting a goal for this week!
Tuesday, May 18, 2010      4 comments

Yesterday I read some of my fellow sparkers’ goals for the week and thought maybe I needed to make some weekly goals for myself. I have recently had a so-so week and a bad week. Not really bad, but bad for my new lifestyle. I had set some May g... Read more
Absolutely THRILLED…!
Saturday, April 24, 2010      10 comments

after visit with my endocrinologist on Wednesday! My appointment started off with the usual weigh-in. I kicked off my shoes and stepped on the scale. I didn’t dare move the bottom marker to 150 from its position at 200. The nurse immed... Read more
First Short Term Goal Met!
Friday, April 16, 2010      5 comments

I am PROUD to say that I have lost 10% plus of my starting body weight. WOO HOO!! This was the first short term goal that I set for myself. My hope was to reach this goal next week at my scheduled follow-up with my Endocrinologist. I wanted to... Read more
Making Some Changes and Gearing Up for Obstacles Ahead
Thursday, April 15, 2010      3 comments

I am quickly approaching the beginning of week 12 in my journey. Twelve weeks is where I usually start to lose steam and burn out or feel good enough to think I don’t need to track or a little bite here and there are okay. It’s also a time whe... Read more
Weigh In 3/5/2010...Nothing Lost & Nothing Gained
Saturday, March 06, 2010      5 comments

This is my first blog...ever. In fact, I have never goes... I just completed week five of my journey on Friday, March 5th. This is the first weigh-in that I didn't lose weight. I had high hopes for this weigh-in for ... Read more