A Year on Spark People
Saturday, August 06, 2011      2 comments

I just realized that I have been a member of the Spark Community for a year now, give or take a few days. I felt that was worthy of dusting off my neglected blog and saying a few words. This also marks a year of seriously trying to make a positi... Read more
Day 4: Whats Holding Me Back?
Tuesday, May 10, 2011      1 comments

Wow, I made today fantastic. I woke up early when my little niece woke up, got her settled watching Dora the Explorer with a sippy cup of milk and hopped on the exercise bike. I pushed myself to new limits with a harder program then I have... Read more
Exercise Streak: Day 3
Monday, May 09, 2011      2 comments

Hello world! I have been off and on reading The Spark on my Kindle and I was inspired by the idea of Post-It-Notes declaring what day of exercise you're on in order to hold yourself accountable. Granted, I'm not far in but its a start and n... Read more
May I Make Myself a Priority Month
Tuesday, May 03, 2011      2 comments

I had such high hopes for this month, and it has only just started. On the plus side that means I can just hop back onto track quickly instead of mourning the days gone by. I have found exercise and eating healthier harder these last two we... Read more
Reigniting the Spark
Thursday, March 03, 2011      2 comments

I only recently bought The Spark for my Kindle. I've been taking my time reading it so I can absorb the wisdom held within its pages. I've attempted SparkPeople twice before, the first I joined but didn't get active. When I returned I jumped rig... Read more
Viva Las Vegas!
Friday, October 15, 2010      4 comments

I wish to apologize to all my friends, and groups. I have been remiss in my writings, and even in keeping up with my Spark challenges! Apologies everyone, I love you and so sorry! I was sick over the weekend, and then the rest of the week h... Read more
Fat Day
Thursday, September 09, 2010      3 comments

Everyone has off days, and blame it on various factors, family life, food, finances, hair. I did not have a bad day today, but it was definitely a 'fat' day. I wore an outfit to work today that I normally love because I feel it makes me look sli... Read more
Monday, September 06, 2010      6 comments

“Victory is won not in miles but in inches. Win a little now, hold your ground, and later, win a little more.” - Louis L'Amour I woke up early today and pulled on my new workout pants, sizes smaller then I normally wear. Its a tight fit ov... Read more
Buyers Remorse and Gym Memberships
Sunday, August 29, 2010      3 comments

I joined a gym recently. I wasn't really sure I wanted to. I have an exercise bike I ride at home daily, a stability ball, varying hand weights and two resistance bands, in addition to a library of fitness DVDs I attempt to rotate though, admitt... Read more
Eating Healthy
Wednesday, August 25, 2010      4 comments

I'm not the first to struggle with it, I certainly won't be the last, and I know for sure I am not the only one fighting to eat healthy in today's world. It can be so hard. I made the choice to exercise, and attempt to eat correct potions of foo... Read more