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Once again
Monday, May 07, 2018      1 comments

This blog is really just me writing about an onslaught of things that are on my mind. I have just started to journal again, written out at the end of my day but it is easier to blog things sometimes. I don't expect anyone to read this, it is p... Read more
Wednesday, April 05, 2017      3 comments

It has been a long time since I was active on Sparkpeople...and even now it is a bit of a struggle but I am trying. My life finally has has taken 4 years of living in Australia (officially and full time) to find it but I have...t... Read more
Making a comeback!
Wednesday, September 24, 2014      5 comments

Hello Sparkfriends...I have been gone too long. My life has been so very busy the past few months but I know we all have busy lives. Back in May I took on a second gym as Group Fitness I now am manager over 2 programs and teach ... Read more
Sunday, May 11, 2014      2 comments

So a few changes taking place in my life right now...a couple of weeks ago my hubby asks me what I think about Tom (one of my 18 year old step twins) moving in...I missed the text and in the meantime the son is calling his dad and saying can you... Read more
Life is busy but great!
Monday, April 14, 2014      6 comments

Lots going on for me right now. Trying to plan my trip back to America emoticon around several different things... Read more
Monday, April 07, 2014      9 comments

I was approved for my Temporary Partner Visa last week...which means I am granted permission to stay in Aus, but it also means I can now travel outside of OZ, which means I get to start planning my trip back to America to see my family and frien... Read more
Weekly task!
Wednesday, March 19, 2014      3 comments

So we have a weekly task that we need to do for the next 10 are trying for your best time in each task. You can "practice" if you choose..I just went for it on this is to see how long you can hold a wall squat, in perfect f... Read more
Work Challenge!
Monday, March 17, 2014      8 comments

So as some of you may know I work at a gym. I am the group fitness manager as well as an instructor. And though I teach quite a bit I am still hanging on to about 15pounds that just won't shake lose. So our trainers at work are hosting a 10 w... Read more
Next Step...
Tuesday, February 04, 2014      2 comments

So I just recently passed my course to become a Group Fitness Instructor/Gym instructor in Australia. I have decided to continue on and study for my Cert IV in fitness which is Personal Training/Small Group Training. I have always toyed with t... Read more
Tuesday, January 21, 2014      6 comments

This time last year I had just returned from a great trip to the US, a marriage and settling into a new life. I had recently stopped losing weight after reaching a weight loss of 42 pounds. I basically plateaud for quite a while. When I... Read more
Monday, January 20, 2014      8 comments

So Hubby and I sat down last year and discussed my career options here in Oz. Knowing my passion was group fitness he told me to go ahead and do whatever I needed to do to be able to teach here. In the meantime I had been applying for work, wi... Read more
Kayaking (video blog)
Saturday, January 11, 2014      7 comments

How is everyone doing???? Happy 2014!!! I had a nice blog written out last week about goals etc then the computer crashed, lost it and didn't have the time to re-write it..I will give it a go when I have more time. Quickly this time aroun... Read more
Healthy Thanksgiving Side recipe
Monday, November 25, 2013      4 comments

So many people make sweet potato casserole as a Thanksgiving side dish..and I for one have been asked to make that very thing for a "Traditional Southern" Thanksgiving that we are invited to at a new friends house (she is from Georgia)...if it w... Read more
GREAT Graduation speech!
Wednesday, September 25, 2013      3 comments

This guy is my favorite entertainer. I must admit, I was not all the impressed with him when I first saw his act. He is talented, but some of the lyrics in his comedic songs just didn't do anything for me. Hubby was playing this speech this m... Read more
My New JOB!!!
Thursday, August 22, 2013      14 comments

I can't stop smiling! I am in the process of studying to get my Group Fitness Cert in Australia so I can be an instructor again. In the meantime I decided to go ahead and get my foot in the door of a gym in another role. I have sent ... Read more

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