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Not sure if I will continue with SP?
Sunday, April 30, 2017      13 comments

Losing motivation and suffering from deep depression. Love you all... Read more
Going in circles
Tuesday, April 04, 2017      7 comments

Well I'm going in circles trying to get fit but stayed with the program. I slipped a little bit then course corrected with better eating. It's like dealing with a different person who just does what he wants and then I have to take over and rig... Read more
Been up all night
Saturday, April 01, 2017      10 comments

I've been going on now for hours through the night. Don't worry about me just to make sure that I am Not going to have some serious addictions again. If I can lose weight so far and keep it off I'll continue reading about my weight loss journey ... Read more
Trying to hang tough
Monday, March 27, 2017      7 comments

I'm trying to stay humble but the winds of hunger are getting to me. All I can think of is what can I eat next? I've learned a good lesson; don't get suckered into the challenges of this whole weight loss journey and get complacent and follow th... Read more
Gained 4 lbs
Saturday, March 25, 2017      10 comments

Blah blah blah. I have gained weight these past 3 weeks overeating the wrong foods. I had Oatmeal and almonds today for breakfast so I'm considering myself back on track. Need to lose weight before Christmas.... Read more
Rain for the better part of the week?
Monday, March 20, 2017      4 comments

It's better than snow? Snow's fun and sometimes a real pain, ya know!!! Looks like the states out west of the Mississippi River will be getting a significant amount of snow at elevation like 30". Is that you? Will the rain squelch the fires out ... Read more
Just can't get on the diet wagon?
Thursday, March 16, 2017      13 comments

I seem to be eating a hefty amount of food consistently day after day and not the healthiest food either. I know this will backfire on me and it's all my doing but I seem to maintain my weight but I'm not losing any but it is amazing to me that ... Read more
Ready for Spring
Thursday, March 16, 2017      4 comments

I am so ready for spring that I am chomping at the bit. I'm so blessed to be here for the winter months because we had such light snow fall and I pray for the people who live in the NE part of the country. I just think about how they are getting... Read more
How much snow is everyone going to get?
Sunday, March 12, 2017      8 comments

Is everyone in the snow belt? We are expecting 5-7 inches Sunday night and Monday all day till evening. It's cold but not really frigid yet but the winds will pick up during the snow fall. I feel blessed that we had a mild winter thus far. Bless... Read more
Lose #55?
Thursday, March 02, 2017      8 comments

I would love to lose #55 by the end of the year. Do you think that's possible? That would be awesome and approximately #5 per month or so? But I have to be realistic and just hope to see #20 by Christmas that would make me very happy. Wish me lu... Read more
45 degrees as a high?
Sunday, February 26, 2017      5 comments

Unbelievable, I didn't even bother to scrap the snow off of my car yesterday because I knew it would be warm today. I feel so blessed. Thank you Jashua. Did I spell his name correctly? ? ? Blessings to you all. Have a great Oscar evening.... Read more
Just like a good friend said the weather is back and forth
Saturday, February 25, 2017      3 comments

It's like warm weather for 10 days then 3 days of snow and cold then several days of warmer to moderate days. I know I shouldn't complain because I have a friend in Rochester Minnesota who in just a day got 16" of snow. Back and forth, back and ... Read more
Cold weather appears?
Wednesday, February 22, 2017      4 comments

If you read my blog post before this one I wrote about how unusual we were getting a warm spell but starting Thursday the weather will return to winter again. It was good while it lasted but old man winter will soon arrive. Back to snow brushing... Read more
Unusually warm weather?
Saturday, February 18, 2017      3 comments

I'm trying to stay humble but the winds have been good to us here in northern Illinois. I mean it's mid February and it's in the 60's? It will be a small streak of fair weather and nothing truly last long when it comes to the weather but I feel ... Read more
I'm so happy to have you as friends
Wednesday, February 15, 2017      2 comments

You all are an important part of my life and an inspiration to me too. I love the way you all get rewards for taking the time to exercise and keep your goals but I can't seem to get motivated to do what I'm cheering you on. I guess I really do b... Read more

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