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Day 1 on cholesterol meds.
Tuesday, May 19, 2009      0 comments

12:20 pm So maybe this is the wakeup call I need. Obviously, I'm not going to change my habits overnight and with the meds, it'll be a daily reminder (because I WANT TO GET OFF OF THEM). I feel a little obsessive today - I keep checki... Read more
And the results are.......
Monday, May 18, 2009      1 comments

High cholesterol - 246 to be exact. I'm now on meds, omega-3 pills and baby asprin. I have 3 months before getting tested again. So, let's see if I can do this and lose the 15 lbs and maybe get the cholesterol # down. Wish me luck!... Read more
Doctor's today and figured out Google Reader
Monday, May 18, 2009      0 comments

11:15 am Let's start with the good stuff - Two weeks ago I started using igoogle here at work so I can keep in touch without having all these windows open and keep a low profile for being on the internet. That's where I started to us... Read more
Let's forget about last night....
Saturday, May 16, 2009      2 comments

7:45 am Well, I WAS doing well yesterday - after dinner, though, different story - I kind of lost control - I ate chicken and potato chips and made dip with sourcream. I KNEW I needed to get rid of those potato chips! DAMN IT! I didn't e... Read more
Oh no - the doctor's office called
Friday, May 15, 2009      1 comments

10:15 am Just talked to hubby and he said the doctor's office called for me to make an appointment and go over my bloodwork - ohoh ... Read more
Another day and the challenges continue
Thursday, May 14, 2009      0 comments

9:15 am Hubby was home last night and made dinner - I think I did pretty well considering! No seconds and the hubby asked "why? Didn't it taste good?". See what I have to put up with - if the leftovers aren't eaten, "What's wrong?". BUT...... Read more
Went to the doctor's today...
Wednesday, May 13, 2009      1 comments

1:15 p.m This has been the plan for awhile - I know it's time to get the bloodwork done and check for diabetes and the cholesterol levels. My mom basically died from complications of diabetes (heart gave out after waking up with fluid in h... Read more
Still can't run to save my life
Tuesday, May 12, 2009      0 comments

1 p.m So last night, pups and I started our walk and about a block from the house, it started to rain - just a couple of drops - no biggy - figured we might get back in time before the rain - NOPE! We got about half way in our (15 minute)... Read more
My body hates hamburger.....
Monday, May 11, 2009      2 comments

11:15 a.m. You would think I would learn the first time - I KNOW that's why I was so sick about a month ago. So last night, we went to our neighbors for a cookout - WONDERFUL, WONDERFUL, WONDERFUL. Hamburgers were great - until afterwar... Read more
How was YOUR weekend?
Monday, May 04, 2009      0 comments

1 p.m. I hate the weekends - at least when it comes to the food part of it. I just CAN'T control myself. Not that I did really bad this weekend, but still, I'm up about 2 lbs from Friday. I'm sure a lot of it is watergain. Saturday,... Read more
How do I keep the motivation going?????
Tuesday, April 28, 2009      2 comments

9:50 am I say that because I know I'm not really committed. emoticon At least I don't feel like I am. I'm a... Read more
up and down.....
Wednesday, April 22, 2009      1 comments

10:45 a.m. The weight of course - up 1.5 lbs. Of course it's "THAT" week, so let's hope that's the deal. I just started reading "Secret's of a Former Fat Girl". So far it's a good story, not too deep on the details of the girl's stor... Read more
The Truth about Diet Soda
Wednesday, April 22, 2009      3 comments

Any other time, this wouldn't affect me, but now that I HAVE cut down the diet soda, it helps me keep on the right track. health.msn.com/nutrition
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Weekend away and come back 1 lb down!
Tuesday, April 21, 2009      0 comments

12:17 p.m So this weekend, I went away to a scrapbooking retreat. It was SO MUCH fun - but so tiring! I was in shock when I stepped on the scale this morning - down a pound! We were on the go from like 7 am (Saturday and Sunday) to ... Read more
just a little diet coke this weekend....
Monday, April 13, 2009      2 comments

9 am So I did have some diet coke this weekend. Saturday, I had like one 12 oz can and yesterday, I had a 16oz fountain and maybe half a 12 oz can. Not bad considering that on the weekends, I usually JUST drink diet coke. I realize that... Read more

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