G9FIRE's Blogs

Wiggle room in the jeans!
Thursday, March 17, 2011      4 comments

Today I tried on my jeans (size 10) that have been super tight on me lately and I was very happy to see they fit me really nice today. They feel so good I could even wear them all day without feeling like I just want to change into something el... Read more
Got that "skinny" feeling
Wednesday, March 16, 2011      0 comments

Yesterday was our Bible study night and we ALWAYS have dessert of some kind during the study. Well, it was not my night to supply the group with dessert so I was a bit nervous it would be something I just couldn't keep myself from pigging out on... Read more
So far so good
Sunday, March 13, 2011      0 comments

Well, the weekend is half over and I am very pleased with how well it's going. Last weekend I proved to myself that it's possible to make healthy choices all weekend long and not abandon the healthy plans I have just to enjoy a dinner out or a ... Read more
Not dreading the weekend
Saturday, March 12, 2011      2 comments

Okay, well we are very close to the official weekend time of the week. But instead of starting to get nervous about blowing my healthy eating plan, I'm feeling confident and excited. I was so healthy last weekend and made such great choices al... Read more
I'm feeling encouraged!
Sunday, March 06, 2011      1 comments

I was really hoping I would have a very good weekend. A weekend with lots of healthy, energizing foods. A weekend with some fun outdoor, activities with the kids and a weekend with some work outs. I was able to do all of those and still have ... Read more
Successful Saturday
Saturday, March 05, 2011      2 comments

Okay, Saturday is in the bag as far as working out and eating healthy goes. I DID IT! I had a very healthy day and squeezed in 22 minutes of aerobics while my fussy 2 year old tried to get me to stop. I also took the kids on a walk outside in ... Read more
Day 3
Saturday, March 05, 2011      1 comments

This was my 3rd day of eating healthy, working out and not eating from stress or emotions since I hit the "reset button" on March 2nd. I feel really great and can't wait to enjoy the weekend with family and friends and prove to myself that I ca... Read more
Using my "reset button" worked!
Wednesday, March 02, 2011      3 comments

Yesterday's blog was all about starting over again. I mentally hit the reset button like I did in January and it felt so good! I had a great day with lots of energy, positive thinking, healthy food choices for me and my family and also worked ... Read more
I hate being a yo-yo
Wednesday, March 02, 2011      2 comments

I've seriously been trying to get this holiday weight off but it's just not happening. I need to push way harder and keep myself motivated. Today I will make a picture collage of inspirational pictures to post in my kitchen. I will also start o... Read more
Trying to get the holiday weight off . . .
Monday, February 07, 2011      1 comments

I am REALLY trying to get this holiday weight off and it's going slow! Much slower than I'd like and I know the problem - I keep sneaking little nibbles here and there when I'm making snacks and meals for my kids. I really need to stop doing th... Read more
In the 130's! Finally!
Friday, October 22, 2010      1 comments

Today is a day I have hoped for, worked toward, and thought about for a couple of years. I have been wanting to get back to a number on the scale that is below 140. It finally happened this morning! My baby weight is gone and my healthy eatin... Read more
Today is a good day!
Tuesday, August 17, 2010      5 comments

Today is good because . . . . . . I'm really noticing my habits are changing in a good way and it's not SUPER hard anymore. It's fun. . . . I'm noticing I'm happy more. . . . I'm noticing I'm waaaay more energetic than I used... Read more
1st Day of Vacation and things are good . . .
Wednesday, February 24, 2010      1 comments

Okay, well I made healthy choices all day even though I had some very tempting food situations come up. I'm feeling very good about my choices and I love that I not only picked healthy foods but also healthy portions! That's sooo hard for me t... Read more
Vacation Temptation
Tuesday, February 23, 2010      2 comments

We are leaving for a fun beach trip in a few hours. Me, my husband and my two wonderful kids. It will be fun to watch the kids play on the beach since they are both very young and haven't been to the beach much. I have been eating very health... Read more
Another evening full of temptation
Thursday, February 11, 2010      2 comments

This has been another one of those evenings in which I have had to fight off temptation several times. There are not many tempting goodies left in our house these days, like there was around the holidays. But those Skinny Cow ice creams have b... Read more

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