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Sweet Mother of all that is holy and sacred...I made it home!
Monday, June 09, 2014      3 comments

Today I started my 5k in 5 weeks walking program. As I walked out the door, I was full of vigor and inspiration. Before I go any further, let me explain that I live in the hills of Eastern Tennessee and when you go for a walk around here, it's ... Read more
What was I going to write about?
Tuesday, June 29, 2010      5 comments

Well shoot, I don't remember now. I guess if its important it will come back to me. Today was a good day. I was able to mow some in the yard and Shannon and I were able to walk too. Not a whole lot going on today. Well unless you count my puppy,... Read more
I so did it...
Monday, June 28, 2010      6 comments

Yep, in celebration of moving to stage 2 with Spark and just feeling frisky, this 38 year old went and got her belly button pierced!! AND, I may have also found someone to do my next tattoo too. This day has been awesome. I didn't do my walking ... Read more
A tale of two days
Saturday, June 26, 2010      7 comments

Since I didn't blog yesterday, this one will be about yesterday and today. Yesterday, I weighed and found out I lost 8 lbs since I last weighed about a month ago! I'm averaging about 2 pounds a week, is my guess. But I'll be more accurate ... Read more
6/24 Day 9, WOW!
Thursday, June 24, 2010      1 comments

Time sure is flying! Well today was very productive. I spent about 2 1/2 hours mowing and weeding in the yard today, and I finally conqured the creek! The creek runs through our front yard and when we moved in here, it was severely overgrown and... Read more
My collage
Wednesday, June 23, 2010      3 comments

I completed and posted my collage today. I started downloading a bunch of pictures and found a cool website (smilebox.com) to put it together on. At first, I didn't know where to begin, so I started with things I need to remind myself, like i lo... Read more
Tasty Tuesday
Tuesday, June 22, 2010      4 comments

That took on a whole new meaning tonight. My wonderful neighbors delivered me a bag of fresh zucchini this morning, so I began to plan. I set some pork chops out to thaw and began scouring the recipes for a way to cook it with ingredients I alre... Read more
Happy Monday everyone!!!
Monday, June 21, 2010      3 comments

Yeah, I know, but hating it definately won't make it better. I had a nice weekend. My DH and I went to the Lavender Festival Saturday and then Sunday we went grocery shopping. We got some really good stuff, I hope, lol. The labels look good, jus... Read more
Day 5- Oops it's still Saturday night even though its after midnight.
Sunday, June 20, 2010      6 comments

Hooray for me!! I went out to eat and managed to stay within my goals!!! After I my sister and I finished up running around we stopped at Captn D's for dinner. It was really good! I got the seafood scampi platter with a salad and broccoli. Yummm... Read more
Day 4
Friday, June 18, 2010      5 comments

Well, it's almost the end of day 4. I was a little over on my fat yesterday, but everything looks good today ... Read more
Day 3
Thursday, June 17, 2010      3 comments

Well, today I'm feeling a little slow. After, doing my strength training and cardio, yesterday, I'm a bit sore in my hips, upper arms, chest, and a little sore around the backside area. I think mowing should count as strength traing too cause a... Read more
Thank God for the 8o's!!!
Wednesday, June 16, 2010      2 comments

I don't know what yall like music wise, but I've discovered that the 80's will make you work your butt off and its so much fun. I just got up in my living room, set the laptop to play The Bangles, The GoGo's, Bananarama, Adam Ant, The Cure, Bill... Read more
This is me :)
Tuesday, June 15, 2010      6 comments

Hi! My name is Julie Burns Melton. I'm 38 years old, I have one daughter who is 18 years old, and I'm married to a very wonderful man. It's my 4th marriage and hope to God... Read more