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Sunday, February 14, 2016      11 comments

So, it's true. Your metabolism does slow down as you get older. I knew that. Every few years my weight creeps up and stays there most of the time. After returning to work full time early last year with a somewhat stressful job, of course, I ... Read more
OFF TOPIC: Need advice! Son wants to move out.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015      5 comments

Some parents I have talked to said their child moved back in once they realized how expensive it was to live on their own. I have no problem with my son moving out. He's 24, graduated from college, started a fulltime job in February. My husba... Read more
I'm back!
Sunday, September 07, 2014      2 comments

Wow.. it's been over a year is I've blogged. How is everyone? Did anyone reach their goals? Still struggling? I just updated my intro here at SP and yes I am still struggling with the 20+ lbs. I want to lose. I get so inspired by those that... Read more
I failed!
Friday, May 03, 2013      4 comments

As mentioned in my previous post, I joined the Spark's Spring boot camp challenge last week and was not able to even finish week 1. Why? Well, life happens. I left the challenge (team) and plan to re-join and start again. I have been very ac... Read more
Spring may just show up tomorrow!!
Tuesday, April 23, 2013      2 comments

We've had a couple of nice weather days here in NY but it keeps going back to cold temperatures which is unusual for April. It was freezing this morning! Spring time usually gives me quite a boost when it comes to being active... spring cleanin... Read more
Happy New Year!
Sunday, January 06, 2013      1 comments

Happy New Year! ...and I'm sure many of you are saying... "here we go again..." lol... A new year is refreshing... a chance to reflect... and chance to start anew... set new goals... (or re-set them). Last i posted was in October 2012 asking ... Read more
Ballroom dancing Shoes!! help!
Saturday, October 13, 2012      1 comments

ok... call me a dummy but i didn't know. I purposely bought ballroom dancing shoes because I heard they were very comfortable. I bought them for a wedding coming up in November. I just bought them yesterday. I now realized that these shoes s... Read more
I am now a size 6!
Sunday, October 07, 2012      6 comments

I can't believe it. No, I actually i do! I noticed my clothes feeling big so i got out some piles of size 6 jeans and they freakin fit! Not even tight! I am so excited! I still have some top muffin (bulge around the waist - sorry did i need... Read more
WW Lifetime member!
Thursday, August 30, 2012      6 comments

Hello All, Last Saturday, 8/25/12 i became a weight watchers lifetime member! Very exciting! Although I've reached my goal weight, i would love to lose another 5 lbs or at least get that slim look where i can wear clingy clothes! No more muf... Read more
Wedding Anniversary
Saturday, August 11, 2012      5 comments

Today is my wedding anniversary (28 years!) Got up this morning and my husband had already left this morning to go fishing. However, he left a beautiful bouquet of flowers and two cards in the kitchen for me! We have plans to go out to dinner... Read more
weigh-in Saturday, 8/4
Sunday, August 05, 2012      2 comments

WW scale said i gained 1.2 lbs. which is no big deal unless i keep gaining right? The scale will go up and down... I imagine that once i start gaining muscle (hopefully soon), the scale will go up. The weather here in NY has been very humid. ... Read more
Saturday, July 28, 2012      2 comments

I went in for my weekly weigh-in and actually lost another couple of lbs! Total loss to date: 14.6 Making a decision early on (and planning is key). For example, today i am going to a bbq. Therefore, light breakfast and lunch... and will ... Read more
Reached my Goal! :)
Thursday, July 26, 2012      6 comments

Last time I blogged was in February. Time sure does fly! I am happy to share with you that I reached my goal (about two weeks ago)... total loss of 12 lbs! I may go for another 5 lbs. I am ecstatic cause i was able to fit in my size 6 jeans ... Read more
Trip to Puerto Rico - help!
Sunday, February 19, 2012      2 comments

ok this is off-topic. I am planning a trip to PR for March (yes that's next month). The trip is really for my Dad. He wants to visit family. I need to do this now before it may become even more difficult for my Dad to walk. He uses a walker n... Read more
Is it over yet?? lol...
Saturday, December 17, 2011      1 comments

As you can seeee... haven't blogged for awhile... like the song says... "it's the most happiest time of the year..." yeah right... if you're drinking! I don't particularly enjoy this holiday but I try to focus in what exactly we are celebrat... Read more

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