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Completed the first 20 days of the Lyn-Genet Plan
Sunday, February 10, 2013      5 comments

I am the lowest weight I have been since 2009! emoticon As of this morning's weigh-in I have officially c... Read more
I made my own raw almond butter!!
Friday, February 08, 2013      7 comments

This was really fun!....and really noisy emoticon Every time I have gone to the store to get raw almond ... Read more
The Lyn-Genet Plan
Tuesday, January 29, 2013      9 comments

I started the Lyn-Genet Plan a week ago with great succes. The Plan is designed to reduce inflammation and help you come to your natural healthy weight. So far the weight loss has been hit or miss, but that is all part of the process. The Plan... Read more
Body Bugg and The Matchup
Saturday, October 22, 2011      0 comments

I'm back on Spark again! I just started using a Body Bugg and have joined a 3 month weight loss challenge call The Matchup through my work that started yesterday. I'm excited because there are prizes for this challenge up to $1000 for the bigg... Read more
major life changes
Saturday, August 07, 2010      1 comments

Well shortly after my last blog last September I got a new job. It started out as a night job working 3:30 - midnight. In February I took a promotion to Human Resources and returned to school full time a week before that promotion to complete ... Read more
Doctor didn't tell me what I was expecting.
Thursday, September 10, 2009      5 comments

Follow up from my last blog: The easy part: I have some bone spurs on my lower spine. These are indicative of arthritis and inflammation. As I said, I have scoliosis so I expected to hear this at some point in my life. There is no cure ... Read more
I feel like I'm on hold.
Monday, September 07, 2009      1 comments

Last Wednesday I started to see a primary care physician for the first time in many years. For the past 5+ years I have only seen my OB/GYN. My new health coverage requires having a PCP, so now I have one. So, right off I talk to him a... Read more
Too heavy for the treadmill...
Tuesday, July 14, 2009      3 comments

I was really excited when my friend told me about a free treadmill someone she knew was throwing away. Since my friend was the original owner, she arranged for us to have it. Apparently they were experiencing occasional "hiccups" in the belt a... Read more
ARG!! This is why I get frustrated.
Saturday, July 11, 2009      5 comments

I lost 5 pounds over a few weeks and gained it back in one weekend. Why do I keep doing this. I have been stressed out because neither my husband or I are working..I've not been sleeping very well...and when I try to workout I get pooped reall... Read more
I feel it this time...
Monday, June 01, 2009      1 comments

I feel that sense of certainty I felt 10 years ago when I lost 50 lbs. This was before I met my husband and before having a child. This was 100 lbs ago. That time I lost interest in sugary foods for no discernible reason and exercised for en... Read more
Monday, October 13, 2008      3 comments

I haven't logged my weight since August because I haven't lost any weight. I'm stuck in a rut! I hate exercising, I hate logging my food, and I'm tired of being on a diet. I actually stopped "dieting" about a month ago and haven't lost or gai... Read more
I hate being sick!
Thursday, March 27, 2008      0 comments

I have had the flu all week. I hate this. I haven't been able to breath well much less be physically active. I haven't even done my laundry. I did manage to get a shower today...I guess I should be happy about that. And I probably lost weig... Read more
calories, calories
Wednesday, March 12, 2008      2 comments

OK. Now I know why I'm so fat! I have been journaling my eating for the last week and I can't keep it under 2000 calories and I am hungry. Based on this I must normally eat like 3000 cals a day. The sad thing is that I eat relatively h... Read more