falling of the wagon
Friday, October 08, 2010      4 comments

So for the past couple weeks I have let my team down and not been as active in challenges and for the past two days I haven't even posted. Well I want to say I am sorry. ... Read more
Agua no mas. por favor
Thursday, September 30, 2010      3 comments

So our challenge this week is to drink half our weight in ounces of water (130 for me) I have been doing it everyday so far but it is so hard. I don't know if anyone else is struggling but I drink and drink then I go and go and go. I swear I hav... Read more
124 reasons why :
Wednesday, September 29, 2010      2 comments

These are all the reasons i want to lose weight one for each pound :) 124 reasons why : 1. To feel better in general 2. Because I hate being obese 3. I no longer want to become winded running up two flights of stairs 4. For my husb... Read more
Dear me...IN four weeks
Tuesday, September 28, 2010      2 comments

TO my near future self: I hope that you are weighing in around 250, and feeling really good about all that. has been accomplished. It feels really great to be hydrated and exercising regularly. I am happy to just drive past the fast food a... Read more
My Uniform doesn't fit!!!
Friday, September 24, 2010      6 comments

So I really haven't noticed much difference in my weight, but today I went to put on my scrubs for clinical and they are too big! I am so happy to get to move down a size. It is such a good feeling to really see the results outside of the scale.... Read more
Thursday, September 23, 2010      2 comments

Well I think I learned that it was not a great idea to attempt to start school, renovate a bathroom, and work plus all the other obligations at the same time. I am a structural person and I like to have a schedule and chaos is not where I thrive... Read more
A crazy week
Monday, September 13, 2010      0 comments

Well starting a new week and am happy I lost some weight this week. I ate terribly last week because we have been displaced with the bath remodel. We ended up running into a huge problem with plumbing and had to shut off all the water in our hou... Read more
End of BLC reward for reaching goal.
Thursday, September 09, 2010      1 comments

My goal is to lose 16 pounds by the end of blc (only 14 more to go!) this will also put me at 250 and I think as a reward for that when I make it I am going to go to my salon for a massage and facial. I love getting massages and I have never ... Read more
Wednesday, September 08, 2010      2 comments

This song by Ben Kweller is call THIS IS WAR! I feel it describes my weight loss battle as a war. I am fighting to stay away from food I know I shouldn't eat and to avoid old habits that are so easy to fall back on. I have used food as a so... Read more
Putting the Labor in Labor day!
Monday, September 06, 2010      0 comments

So My family and I have been renovating my bathroom, and it has been a bigger job than planned. We ended up gutting the entire room down to the studs and removing the sub-flooring-what a job-. I have found muscle groups I didn't know I had! Trus... Read more
Want a great weekend workout and project??
Friday, September 03, 2010      3 comments

If so may I suggest taking on a do it yourself home renovation project. You will be amazed how much of a workout you get from it. My husband and I decided that before I resume school in two weeks we should remodel the bathroom. It really need... Read more
Terrible Twos!
Thursday, September 02, 2010      1 comments

We've got spirit yes we do! We've got spirit how about you? Day 4 and doing great!!! GO TWOS!! I added this photo as inspiration! We Know we want to change our lives and this ... Read more
A Better Grilled Cheese
Tuesday, August 31, 2010      5 comments

So I love grilled cheese, but it can be a lot of calories and to satisfy my craving I am making it lighter. I used 35 calorie a slice multigrain bread one slice of cheese and toasted in the toaster oven. Same basic flavor for about 150 ... Read more
A good start
Monday, August 30, 2010      3 comments

I became a member of the spark on August 11th, and since then have lost 7 pounds! I really feel a difference about weight loss this time past attempts at this have left me with cravings that I caved right into. I don't feel that way this time I ... Read more
BLC Pledge
Thursday, August 26, 2010      1 comments

I Pledge that during the BLC I will... good to my body and fill it with healthy foods and enough water to drown a fish. ...treat myself and my teammates with kindness and RESPECT. ...weigh in every week, no matter if I lo... Read more