MCSWIGAN
50,000-59,999 SparkPoints 52,684
SparkPoints
 

MCSWIGAN's Blogs

Need some Elves!
Monday, December 14, 2015      5 comments

Was doing great baked cookies for nursing home, teachers and concert. I was al decorated and presents all wrapped. Then someone in need moved into our house for a while, daughter got in wreck during her finals week, other daughters shelves all... Read more
Getting my ELF on
Monday, December 07, 2015      2 comments

Walked to Starbucks with my husband to get the new flat white holiday spice low fat latte. They kept sending me ads all week. It tasted like Christmas in a cup, but I still like peppermint mocha better. Got a short at 100 calories. Nice treat ... Read more
Gingerbread Men Calling My Name
Thursday, December 03, 2015      3 comments

It is getting to be my favorite time of the year emoticon and I still have about 5 pounds to lose to get to my "... Read more
Gaining Weight but losing fat
Monday, February 04, 2013      3 comments

Scale went up to 151.8 for today's measuring but I have lost .5% body fat since last month. Crazy, I know I am gaining some muscle because I see the definition but I can't stand to see the number on the scale rise. Its been a stressful month s... Read more
Holiday Weight Coming Off
Thursday, January 24, 2013      6 comments

Ok so Halloween candy, Thanksgiving out of town, Anniversary dinner, daughter's birthday dinner, two Holiday parties at husbands work, a dinner with his boss where they ordered everything on the menu, a huge party for friends passing through tow... Read more
Body Changing
Friday, December 14, 2012      3 comments

I don't feel smaller but have noticed weird little things that show I have lost weight. My pits are harder to shave because they are smaller...weird right. My pants won't stay up without a belt and look horrible on me. My back is smaller and ... Read more
Christmas Cookies for Holiday Concert!
Friday, December 07, 2012      2 comments

I just got an email saying I have to make Christmas cookies for the holiday concert at the high school. I signed up in September. I love Christmas cookies more then anything during the holiday season. Tuesday I will be baking 4 different kind... Read more
18 years of wedded bliss!
Monday, December 03, 2012      7 comments

Well its my 18th anniversary! The goal inside my head was to get to my wedding weight of 142. I didn't make it but came close....146.4. Not bad considering the changes since we married. Two beautiful daughters that came by c-section and the ... Read more
Gingerbread Oreos
Tuesday, November 27, 2012      1 comments

Ok my daughter told me to try a gingerbread Oreo yesterday, then laughed when I tracked it on Sparkpeople. It had 70 calories! It was also so good! My favorite thing in the world is gingerbread men with frosting and red hots. Of course now t... Read more
Fluffy Wife?
Wednesday, November 07, 2012      3 comments

I think Monday was the first day my husband noticed my weight loss. He asked me what happened to his fluffy wife? I didn't know if I should take it as a compliment or get angry with him. My daughters let him have it for his comment. I have t... Read more
10% of Body Weight Gone!
Wednesday, October 31, 2012      3 comments

I am so happy. i have lost 16 pounds in exactly 3 months....10% of my body weight. I had gone to the Dr.'s office and my test results were borderline in glucose and ldl. My Dad who has been diabetic for years told me the best thing to get my ... Read more
HG Five Tricks for Outsmarting Treats
Friday, October 26, 2012      1 comments

Got this in my HG email today. Need all the advise I can get to get through the holidays......getting nervous: Five Tricks for Outsmarting Treats 1. Don't buy your favorite candy to hand out to trick-or-treaters. Choose something yo... Read more
Special K Cracker Chips
Thursday, October 25, 2012      0 comments

I just tried the special K cracker chips in sea salt. I was pleasantly surprised. I hate rice cakes and thought they would taste similar. They have a great flavor. They also are a good size and thickness, somewhere between a cracker and a po... Read more
Intermittent Fasting?
Tuesday, October 23, 2012      0 comments

I read an article last night on the way home from visiting my mother. She has stage 4 breast cancer. This diet is supposed to prevent breast cancer. It is 2 days a week of severe calorie restriction (500-600 calories). Then you eat your norm... Read more
Week 2 Plateau
Thursday, April 19, 2012      2 comments

Ok I am half way through week two and the scale will not move at all this week. I am so sore from Jillian Michaels ripped week two and treadmill activites. Also, I have been in my calorie range every day. I feel like a biggest loser contesta... Read more

1 2 Last Page »