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Friday, April 06, 2018      8 comments

First of all, WOW, it's been over a year since I have blogged. I realize I have been posting in my team chats and the community feed, and I guess that has taken me away from blogging. Now about the community feed; when SP first introduce... Read more
Did I mention I'm not a morning person???
Friday, January 27, 2017      1 comments

In the remake of "Freaky Friday" with Jamie Lee Curtis and Lindsey Lohan, there is a scene in the beginning when the mom is trying to get the daughter out of bed for school, and she is pulling on her ankles while the girl clings to the headboard... Read more
Progress and a hike.
Friday, December 02, 2016      1 comments

So I had my appointment with the Bariatric Doctor and Nutritionist on Tuesday. I have made some progress, but not as much as I wanted, and I know why. The last two weeks, I ignored my food tracking because I wasn't eating right. Lots of resta... Read more
Monday, November 21, 2016      10 comments

I'd like to introduce Makua (pronounced Ma koo ah). He is a true rescue, or as my friend put it, a foundling. My son and his girlfriend were... Read more
Friday, November 11, 2016      5 comments

I have been a member of Spark People since April of 2008. I have had off and on periods, and my weight has been up and down, lately more up. As I have gotten closer to the age my mom was when she was diagnosed with diabetes, I realized my body... Read more
Wednesday, November 02, 2016      4 comments

So, my wonderful team, 40-somethings with 50-99 lbs to Lose, has 3 monthly team challenges. You set a goal, and then work at meeting it. You can participate in all or just one, it's up to you. They are Steps, Mileage, and Fitness Minutes. I e... Read more
Tuesday, October 25, 2016      3 comments

All three of those quotes come to mind when I think of the week I just had. "The best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry." I took a partial week of vacation, and though I was staying home, I had activities planned to get me out of t... Read more
Resistance Is Futile
Sunday, June 12, 2016      3 comments

For some reason, that phrase from Star Trek has been running through my head today. For you non-Trekkies out there, there is a race of aliens that are half machine and half living matter and they are like a computer network that shares one brai... Read more
My Body
Wednesday, June 08, 2016      5 comments

I was reading a message board post by a member who was ranting about not "making progress" with their weight loss expectations. She loses very slowly and plateaus often. She works out constantly, cut out carbs, but still don't see progress. T... Read more
Monday, May 30, 2016      8 comments

Once again, I have let life keep me from taking care of myself. I can make a ton of excuses, list all the reasons, but it really just comes down to making time for me. Good things that have happened: My mom bought a car in January. We h... Read more
Friday, January 29, 2016      5 comments

So, I was sitting at my desk, trying to think about something interesting to write about. I don't plan to Blog more than once or twice a month, so I don't want to just ramble on. I was mentally reviewing my month, and how I had decided to star... Read more
Hau'oli Makahiki Hou
Sunday, January 10, 2016      8 comments

A little late, but Happy New Year, every one. I haven't been very active on Spark People for the last few months. I fell prey to the holiday frenzy and... Read more
Friday, October 16, 2015      3 comments

Three truths: You can't exercise away a bad diet. People who record what they eat have better out comes with weight loss goals. Water is essential for good health, especially when trying to lose weight. I have been a member of SP ... Read more
Thursday, December 11, 2014      5 comments

I haven’t blogged in a while, I just haven’t had the time to just sit and write. I am typing this up at work as a WORD Doc. I can write in between calls and documenting, and then I can email it to myself, and add my pictures later. First... Read more
Improvements and Acknowledgements
Sunday, November 23, 2014      5 comments

This is a two part blog entry. I will often peruse team member blog entries, just sitting and reading, but I don't always leave a comment. I don't write blogs regularly, I don't always know what to say, or don't feel I have anything to say. I... Read more

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