One of many...
Friday, April 29, 2011      2 comments

I did it!! I ran my first full mile EVER in my life! I never thought it was possible for me, even in middle school and high school I would walk...as I have always been overweight. I think I am just in utter amazement about it because be... Read more
Week one down
Tuesday, April 27, 2010      5 comments

I have completed week one of being back on SP with success! The past 2 Sundays I have discovered a new love of mine which is hiking and there are def some hidden beauties around the bay area. Being that I am more focused than ever on gettin... Read more
Overcoming personal set-backs
Saturday, January 30, 2010      2 comments

Do you ever wander what life would be like set-back free? We all know that is a long sought after reality world. I suffered a few set backs at the end of August and it seems that my life has been in a downward spiral since then. I was sick fo... Read more
To Do List
Thursday, June 18, 2009      3 comments

While I was posting my last blog about why I am ready for a change in my life/weight/health, something I mentioned struck a cord in me in a different way than it has before. "I no longer want my weight/size to keep me from doing things that ... Read more
Where I've been...Where I'm going
Thursday, June 18, 2009      1 comments

I decided that my about me section was too long so I decided to put part of it in a blog instead as a reminder for me and what I have/will overcome. My original goal is to be 190, which is what has been on my license since I was 16 and e... Read more
I don't get it?!
Saturday, May 23, 2009      3 comments

A few weeks ago I went away for the weekend on a woman's retreat and therefore ended up starting to revert back to some of my old habits. I ended up gaining back like 2lbs I believe but I think it was more than just the retreat. I don't kno... Read more
Monday, April 20, 2009      0 comments

I Pledge that during the BLC6 I will... ...be 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 l... Read more
I won't let myself...
Thursday, April 02, 2009      4 comments

...regress to my old habits! I feel like I'm slipping away from the control I thought I was gaining over my body and living a healthy lifestyle. Even though I have had great weigh ins the past two weeks somehow or another, I feel like I'm ... Read more
Looking back
Thursday, February 19, 2009      1 comments

So I'm one of those type of people who never used to eat breakfast and would ALWAYS stay up late and do the late night grazing, which would lead up to having a second full dinner right before bed time. Now whether I was actually feeling hungry,... Read more
Thursday, February 12, 2009      1 comments

Okay so I have to vent! Ya know what really irks me...is when sporting goods aren't geared toward plus sizes. I went browsing during my lunch for some snow clothes and the largest they have is an XL which in snow clothes equates to 16/18 depe... Read more
BLC5 Pledge
Sunday, January 25, 2009      0 comments

I Pledge that during the BLC5 I will... ...be 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 love. ...weigh in every week, no matter if I lost... Read more
Thursday, January 08, 2009      1 comments

So after tinkering around on the website over the past few weeks yesterday I finally decided to actually start getting serious. I explored the website almost the entire day at work - joined some groups, reviewed my overall goals, and my meal & ... Read more
Spark people buddies??
Wednesday, January 07, 2009      5 comments

So with being new to SP I am not sure what the proper etiquette is for adding people as a friend to my page. I wonder if I am the only one who wonders about this haha. Do we ask them if it is okay to be added first? Or do we just add them bec... Read more