MARGIEP411's Blogs

Letting It Throw Me
Sunday, March 14, 2010      1 comments

I was so tired from the new job that I didn't log my foods Thurs-Sun (catching up today, Sunday), ate Trigger foods because I was tired, and just generally did all the wrong things to make myself feel right. And of course today is the first day ... Read more
Back To Work (Temporarily)
Wednesday, March 10, 2010      2 comments

OK, I'm beat. Got up at 5:45 am, on the road to Dallas by 6:45 - I'm tired! But excited because this job will enable me to get back into a more 9-5 routine AND it keeps me away from my refrigerator, pantry etc. We cannot have food at our desks e... Read more
Fitness Profile
Monday, March 08, 2010      1 comments

I was a little surprised mine wasn't more social oriented, but the items listed were ones I enjoy or think I'd enjoy. I had 5 pts for Independent and 3 for goal getter.Indy listed yoga, tai chi, treadmill, walking, swimming, toning while GG... Read more
Look not into the abyss - or know that it will look at you...
Saturday, March 06, 2010      3 comments

This quote keeps running through my head so I finally googled quotes and found it. Actually it reads a little different, but the gist is the same. I have GOT to get out more, and get moving more. And isn't it nice the two can be combined. So to... Read more
Damn, Damn, Damn
Wednesday, March 03, 2010      6 comments

Why did I let myself get this overweight and out of shape. Took that Real Age test today and smugly sat waiting to be told I was younger than my calendar age. Surprise! It came back with an age of 12 years older than my real one! ... Read more
Taking Responsibility Leads to Control - Who Would Have Thought?
Tuesday, February 16, 2010      2 comments

Do you accept responsibility for your choices in life?. Do you feel in control of your life? No matter how negative events or actions may become, you are the only force that is able to determine the reaction. Often we fail to do this and in... Read more
Commitment, the "C" Word
Sunday, February 14, 2010      1 comments

OK, I'm finally getting started. A part of me wanted to put all this off again - it's my "Scarlet O'Hara" weight loss plan (Fiddle dee dee, I'll start that tomorrow!) and it hasn't worked but it sure is safe to talk about dieting while enjoying ... Read more
5 Signs It's Time to Get Serious About Weight Loss
Saturday, February 13, 2010      0 comments

Just read this article and it's pretty much my life. I keep waiting to start. I can't do the things I'd like to do. I'm facing chronic health issues - sleep apnea for sure and who knows what else. I have given up easily. And I don't know if I'... Read more