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Excited for "normal"
Tuesday, February 11, 2014      2 comments

Super excited about news I got! My finance just got his approval for his shift change request from the warden!! He is an officer at the prison, and has been working the 2:00PM-10:00PM shift. I work 7:30 - 5:30 so I see VERY little of him. He... Read more
Working on the ambulance again
Saturday, January 18, 2014      1 comments

I have started back on our ambulance service out here. We are a volunteer unit, as is all the ambulance services around our area (very rural part of colorado) I have missed it so much! I took 8 years off while I was raising my daughter by mys... Read more
Seeing the connection no sleep=overating
Friday, January 17, 2014      1 comments

Decided to take a couple hours off this morning and try to get in a little extra shut eye. Amazing!! My finance's schedule is much different than mine so if I want to see him throughout the week my only option is to stay up late and visit f... Read more
The struggle of knowing when you actualy hungry
Thursday, January 16, 2014      2 comments

I have always readily admitted I am an emotional when your happy to celebrate, eat when you stressed or upset to comfort when your bored. The hardest part for me is retraining my brain to know when I'm actually hungry. I ... Read more
Whew, adjusting to all this water
Wednesday, January 15, 2014      3 comments

So I went cold turkey on the pop....OUCH...Withdrawal headaches! But I am staying tough, if it were easy it wouldn't seem like such a great accomplishment! 3 days of water/flavored water and I feel like I'm floating, but can definitely feel th... Read more
Seclusion, as it turns out, is helping...
Tuesday, January 14, 2014      2 comments

About a month ago I switched positions at work. I went from running the registers out front to working as the IT/data person in the office. Now I know I am sitting down for a much larger portion of my day, but I have noticed one BIG change....... Read more
What's with the Negative Attitudes!?
Tuesday, January 11, 2011      6 comments

Is it just me, or do you all run into this too.... When you tell people you are getting healthy, they are so negative! They have comments about how its ridiculous because we are all going to die anyway, or its a lot of work for nothing... Read more
Life Changing Moments
Monday, January 10, 2011      2 comments

As I have traveled this journey of weight lose I have realized some key things about myself... *I do have self control *I am setting a good example for my daughter *No one can make me feel inferior but myself *I am saving my own life one... Read more