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The wisdom of day 1
Thursday, July 14, 2011      4 comments

Day one down and On Plan!! Here is what I have learned. Old habits die hard. I was complete on track from Dec 2010 to June 2011. I would give myself a B+ / A- for that period. I was determined this time was the last time I was going to be Morbid... Read more
Just the FACTS
Wednesday, July 13, 2011      2 comments

• I am not going to add a few more hours to each day so I can squeeze it all in. • There will always be more house work to do • There will always be one more errand • There will always be excuses to not exercise • I will always be temp... Read more
U turn NOW
Saturday, July 09, 2011      2 comments

I must admit I have been on vacation in my mind. I have family in town and I have lost my way. I have been ingoring or partially filling out my tracker. I feel awful about it. I tracked it all before the good, bad and ugly. I kept it real even w... Read more
Missed the boat
Monday, June 27, 2011      3 comments

So this weekend I missed the boat but I am still swimming. That is the funny thing about weight loss. You will not always have good week, weigh in or make the best choices. I guess all you can do is get up and keep going. Today is just that ano... Read more
Give me a Shove
Friday, June 24, 2011      5 comments

I am not going to pretend that I am not a little disappointed that I did not hit -50 this week. I needed to lose 1 pound and lost .4 instead. I am not mad or freaked out since I know it is right around the corner. Soon I will be complaining abo... Read more
Thank You can I have another?
Monday, June 20, 2011      2 comments

I have been thinking about my journey a lot lately. I am in a big rush to get the next pound off of my body. That will make 50lbs gone from my highest weight and 38lbs from when I rejoined WW in December 2010. I am chasing down my star it ... Read more
Sweet & Sour
Tuesday, June 07, 2011      6 comments

Sweet – For the first time ever I had to return something for a smaller size. I was excited and wanted to tell the lady this size is just too BIG for me. I have been a big girl for many, many, many moon ago and the size I exchange to is the size... Read more
Ready to FIGHT
Friday, June 03, 2011      3 comments

I keep reminding myself slow and steady wins the race. There is an old Chinese Proverb that says something like don’t be afraid of going slow, be afraid of standing still. I think it should say …. and fight back when you fall. If you have not gu... Read more
NOT Chained to the scale
Thursday, May 19, 2011      3 comments

This week, I am not moved by my efforts. I did not track my food before I ate it. I skipped a work out and went over in calories / points. No matter what the scale says today. I will not cheer a good number or boo hoo over a bad one. The fact ... Read more
Fizzle or Fire?
Wednesday, May 18, 2011      2 comments

I have lost my Fire. I think it’s because I have come to the conclusion that I can do this. I know how to eat on program and found some exercise that I enjoy. So , now I feel like what is the rush. It will take as long as it does. Today, the fir... Read more
I am such a Loser - 6 straight weeks
Friday, May 13, 2011      10 comments

Even though I have had 6 straight weeks of weight loss, it is so slow it feels like I am going backwards. I have been hard on myself for the slow rate of weight loss. I have a lot of people in my corner my hubby, workout buddy & accountability a... Read more
A Supportive "Family"
Tuesday, May 10, 2011      1 comments

I am so glad we are adding to member to the “family”. I have the best gym buddy in the world. We are adding another. Life is better when we do it together. Right now, there are two of us. If I am having a bad day, I lean on her. She can count... Read more
Best Effort
Tuesday, May 10, 2011      1 comments

I was thinking about goals lately. I have some far off ones like 85lbs to lose. I actually never focus on that one since it seems so far away and I cannot comprehend it. I make monthly and many mini goals. I want to look back on this process and... Read more
Don’t sweat the small stuff
Friday, May 06, 2011      2 comments

Ever had a bad week, bad day or bad weigh in? You are not alone. I hear that even the most successful losers still have their ups and downs. What they gain on the weeks they don’t lose weight is knowledge; the thing that separates the quitters f... Read more
Move on Grumpy
Friday, May 06, 2011      4 comments

Yesterday, I was having a bad day. I let the slowness of my weight loss get to me. Thanks for letting me vent, Donna. I am a numbers person so I started to run some of my own status and now I feel better. Besides there are only two options th... Read more

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