If At First You Don't Succeed....
Thursday, May 02, 2013      3 comments

...TRY TRY AGAIN! I have been absent from Spark People for quite sometime and even more absent from my journey to weight loss and better health. While I have managed to maintain my weight within 10-15 pounds of where I was at when I was la... Read more
Still Alive :)
Friday, October 05, 2012      2 comments

Ok so I have yet again been VERY absent from this site. No excuses really. Time to refocus my priorities. I have decided to use the month of October which is breast cancer awareness month to try and refocus and recommit myself by challenging mys... Read more
The Importance of Setting Goals, Achieving Them and Rewarding Yourself.
Monday, January 23, 2012      4 comments

My struggle with my weight is no secret. I am not sure what happened. I was not overweight as a child and I was athletic as a teenager. In fact, I was skinny almost all my life. Sure I can track my weight gain to significant events in my life li... Read more
StilL Learning to Celebrate the Little Things
Tuesday, June 28, 2011      5 comments

Back in March I posted a blog entry about celebrating the small victories along the way. I was shocked and surprised at the response I got to that blog, It wasn't long, it wasn't deep and it definitely didn't seem all that entertaining. But what... Read more
What Has Spark Done For You?
Thursday, March 31, 2011      9 comments

When i first joined sparkpeople back in January 2009 I didn't know what to expect. I was skeptical about whether or not it could really offer me anything to help get me going in the right direction. And honestly for a long time it didn't. We all... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Learning to Celebrate the Small Victories
Wednesday, March 23, 2011      66 comments

I struggle with this and I am certain I am not the only one. I find myself getting so caught up in the big picture that I let the little things pass me by. This is especially dangerous for me because I let myself get discouraged when the big thi... Read more
Ready for Change
Thursday, February 17, 2011      5 comments

It is obvious to all of you by now that I am still here on SP. I had every intention of leaving and of quitting. I had every intention of giving up on this whole process. But then someone who shall remain nameless (because even though she may be... Read more
Number Changes and Beating the Holiday Season
Monday, November 22, 2010      2 comments

So I have decided to adjust my starting weight to what my highest weight was a few years ago. That was 248 pounds. I decided to change it since my weight loss journey really did start back then. I am not looking for credit so people can tell me ... Read more
Remembering My Mom
Friday, November 19, 2010      4 comments

It is true that time heals all wounds. But there are certain wounds that never truly heal all the way. There are a few that remain and every so often they re open. Losing ... Read more
100 Things About Me
Wednesday, November 17, 2010      1 comments

Alright so it is becoming evident how bored I am today. So this is a list about me I posted on my personal blog a few years back. I have gone through and changed some things and added some things. So enjoy. All you ever wanted and maybe didn't w... Read more
Four Things About Me
Wednesday, November 17, 2010      2 comments

Stole this from another blog. Since I am super bored at the moment I figured I would post it. Four jobs I have had in my life: 1. Esthetician 2, Bartender 4. Dog Walker 4. Waitress Four movies I have watched more than On... Read more
Vacation Vacation Vacation
Wednesday, November 10, 2010      3 comments

Ok so I slept SO good last night. I feel refreshed this morning and things seem a little clearer for me today. I am feeling more positive this morning and maybe just maybe a little more refocused. Finding this website has been a bigger blessing ... Read more
Monday, November 08, 2010      4 comments

I had a realization yesterday and it made me sad. 9 1/2 months ago i committed myself to losing weight and raising money for breast cancer in memory of my mom who I lost 14 years ago when I was 18 years old. In fact it will be 14 years on the 21... Read more
My Walking Buddy
Sunday, November 07, 2010      2 comments

In the morning when I want to just stay curled up in bed, she is there. In the afternoons when I'm enjoying some down time with my tv, she is there. In the evening when I want to just sit and relax, she is there. Everyday witho... Read more
Evey takes over over wine country (with pics)
Tuesday, November 02, 2010      3 comments

Chris and i are having a wonderful time here in Northern California. In the heart of wine country and it is SO beautiful here. Here are a few pics to prove I am actually on vacation and not ignoring you guys :) Today we are headed to the coast a... Read more

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