Oh good grief
Sunday, August 11, 2013      2 comments

We're having guests over for an early dinner and I am not at all ready for three reasons: 1. My son just took his diaper off and is running around the house with nothing but one sock on 2. The house is a mess 3. The meal is not even clos... Read more
Need to think "Mind over matter"
Friday, August 09, 2013      4 comments

I just feel like I can't do it. I think it's kind of because I've started and stopped so many times. And when it comes down to it, I just feel like the little changes won't make a difference. Boy, I'm a Debbie Downer today. Sorry if you need... Read more
Good day
Monday, August 05, 2013      0 comments

Today was a good day. I got close to enough sleep and had a lot of fun with the little guy. Also I did not endlessly snack all day and I'm actually practicing just tossing the little guy's leftover food without eating any of it. Well except f... Read more
I wanna stress-eat right now but I won't.....
Friday, August 02, 2013      2 comments

Oh my I had a pretty good day until I got the mail. We used to live in the city and apparently the city wanted to collect more taxes on us. We always, always pay our taxes but I guess our tax software missed some weird part of the ... Read more
To fitbit or not to fitbit?
Tuesday, July 30, 2013      4 comments

That is the question. I think it could be the thing for me but I'm not sure. If you have one what do you think of it? Also I can't figure the difference between a Fitbit One and the Fitbit Zip. I can't even tell you all how terribly emba... Read more
Moving and other adventures
Thursday, May 30, 2013      2 comments

Oh gosh I should write when there are things other than drama in my life but things have been pretty busy lately. We're moving into a house on Monday. MONDAY! And there's still a lot of packing to do! I'm doing my best to pack but it's hard ... Read more
Sunday, May 19, 2013      13 comments

I've not been an awesome Starfish lately but I have been posting to the tracking thread every day. There's been a lot going on with my son still being sick and getting ready to move. And I'm going to NYC on Friday! Isn't that funny since this... Read more
Excuses, excuses (for the 5% Challenge)
Tuesday, May 07, 2013      1 comments

Reasons and excuses why my diet and exercise plans haven't worked in the past and strategies to overcome them: *Not enough sleep *Eating above calorie range, eating on the fly *Lack of planning with exercise *Not enough support -... Read more
Having a rough day
Tuesday, May 07, 2013      1 comments

My little guy had a really rough night with not feeling well and I've been a zombie all day. He is definitely feeling much better so that makes me happy but I'm really, really having a rough day with the small amount of sleep that I got. Hopin... Read more
Little man sick = possible change in fitness plan
Monday, May 06, 2013      2 comments

So I thought I had a good fitness plan in place..... My little man got sick yesterday and I almost had to take him into the ER yesterday so this morning at the pediatrician's office, he tested positive for strep. ... Read more
A couple of goals already met!
Sunday, May 05, 2013      3 comments

I was just updating my short term goals in preparation for the 5% Spring into Summer Challenge and I realized that I already met two short-term goals that I had for myself. One was to loose 5 pounds by May 18 and I've already met that goal! Al... Read more
Goals for the 5% Spring into Summer Challenge
Sunday, May 05, 2013      1 comments

- Current weight: 158.8 pounds - Target weight: 150.9 pounds - By July 6, 2013 - Goal to eat 1310 - 1660 calories per day - Goal to burn at least 1550 calories per week by doing 50 minutes of cardio (2 spin classes and 2 Zumba classes... Read more
Never too late
Monday, April 29, 2013      3 comments

It's never to late to become what you might have been. - George Eliot I'm getting ready for the 5% Spring into Summer Challenge and yesterday people were talking about quotes they keep in the forefront of their minds to motivate them. Th... Read more
No time to explain, just get in!
Tuesday, April 23, 2013      1 comments

I went to an awesome spin class and I've been feeling GREAT since I've been exercising more regularly. I feel more alert and I can get through the day a lot better. Yesterday I went to a Zumba class that I thought was super-fun. I go through ... Read more
Sometimes you just have to laugh
Saturday, April 13, 2013      2 comments

I've been having a rough couple of says...I guess I'm still getting over being sick and I found out that my son has his first molar coming in. Yesterday morning after a series of things went wrong, I looked over and saw my son blowing raspberri... Read more

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