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Positive steps...
Tuesday, February 28, 2012      1 comments

Lost 39.4 pounds so far... Fasting blood sugar has been below 100 for 21 of the past 23 days... Been averaging over 100 fitness minutes a week since the first of the year, and that only counts walking and strength training... Been staying ... Read more
At the risk of sounding mean...
Saturday, February 25, 2012      3 comments

Am I the only person who sometimes finds it hard to have compassion for some of the posters under the panic button? Please understand I have done all of the foolish things I have described in the following rant. I am not judging anyone f... Read more
Stupid people....
Thursday, February 23, 2012      0 comments

"Internet explorer has encounterd an error and needs to close." Sorry folks. I promise it was sarcastically funny, but now that I have vented about the idiots I work with, I don't feel like rewriting it. Maybe another time. Joisiee... Read more
I have always had the right tools for this job...
Monday, February 20, 2012      0 comments

So, I was reading this message board post about how our parents' eating habits affect us:
ent=26827040&imboard=1 and it got me to thinking. In my reply, I indicate... Read more
I deserve this!
Saturday, February 18, 2012      0 comments

I deserve to wake up in the morning feeling like I can conquer the world! I deserve to be able to walk down the hill to visit a neighbor without worrying if I will have the strength to walk back up. I deserve to be able to get down on ... Read more
First goal met too easily, feeling strangely dissatisfied
Thursday, January 05, 2012      0 comments

So, I was peeing buckets every hour on Tuesday. By Wednesday I had dropped 4.6 pounds and had ankles again. I have lost 10 pounds in four days, almost half of it in one day. I know its going to slow down real soon because I can only lose... Read more
Three years later, and I am back before square one
Tuesday, January 03, 2012      1 comments

So, how has my life changed? I am still morbidly obese. In September of 2011 I was admitted to the hospital with a cellulitis infection and allergic reaction to the antibiotics they gave me to treat it. I missed exactly one month of w... Read more
Back in the saddle
Monday, March 09, 2009      0 comments

So, over the winter, I kind of went off the wagon. It's just too cold to exercise outdoors, and no, I am NOT joining a gym or working out in the house. They gym is too expensive and I would get too many rotten comments from my family at home. ... Read more
Momma Knows and A Rough Few Weeks
Thursday, November 06, 2008      0 comments

MOMMA KNOWS... I have lost thirty pounds. I had long ago given up on the idea of ever being able to say that. I still have so far to go that it scares me, but . . . I have lost thirty pounds. I have been very reluctant to t... Read more
Dreaming Again
Saturday, September 20, 2008      0 comments

Yesterday I read and re-posted the blog entry that I had initially written but was too afraid to post when I joined SparkPeople a month ago. Today, I decided to write about what has changed in a month. First of all, I have now lost 17 po... Read more
Fat Girl Lives a Very Narrow Existence
Friday, September 19, 2008      1 comments

This was my blog for 8/19, but I took it down because I was still too afraid of failure to put it out there for the world to see. I'm not afraid now. It's strange. Today, for no particular reason, I found myself lying in bed thinking about... Read more