Ran in a 5K Race Today
Saturday, April 19, 2008      2 comments

I entered a 5K race and ran with a friend of mine this morning. It was so much fun! I beat my goal time of 28 minutes, finishing the 3.2 miles in 27:30. It felt great and I am so proud of how far I've come. To add icing to the cake, today wa... Read more
**cheering** Yay me!
Saturday, April 05, 2008      4 comments

I am so happy with my progress today. I went for my early morning run and was just happy to be out there in my tennis shoes. I have been running 3 miles about 3 days a week and I try to sqeeze in a couple of 2 mile days, too. I will be runnin... Read more
Disney Dining Plan....Here I Come!
Friday, March 14, 2008      2 comments

We are leaving this morning to go to Disney World. All the meals are paid for. I am crossing my fingers in hopes that I don't gain weight this week. I hope all the walking at Disney will counteract some of the extra calories I will likely con... Read more
I Ran 3 Miles Today!
Wednesday, March 12, 2008      2 comments

I cannot begin to explain how elated I am that I was able to run the entire 3 miles. I felt like Rocky Balboa...heehee. I am just so dang proud of myself. I can just feel my body getting so much stronger and more fit. It's weird, but I am st... Read more
Met Another Mini Goal - Yippee Skippee!
Saturday, March 01, 2008      5 comments

It was weigh-in day! I was down another 3 pounds, whichs put me past my next mini-goal. I earned one new workout outfit, but I bought 3. Ha! It had tons of fun shopping for just the right ones. My hubby carried the boys to another departmen... Read more
Started the Couch 2 5K Program on Week 4
Sunday, February 24, 2008      3 comments

I would LOVE to be able to run a 5K without any walking. The Couch to 5K program is a 9 week program that has you running a 5K by the end. Since I can already run a little, I started with Week 4 of the program. It was a great feeling to finis... Read more
Down 3 More Pounds This Week! Woohoo!
Saturday, February 23, 2008      3 comments

I am elated today. I have really tried to stay in the low end of my calorie range this week. I have been exercising my heart out. I changed my afternoon walks to walk/jogs. I am trying to jog at least half of the 3 miles, trying to build up ... Read more
Only half a pound loss....boohoo
Monday, February 18, 2008      1 comments

So I weighed in this week and had only lost half a pound. After two consecutive 5 pound weight loss weeks, I guess I shouldn't complain. I did lose 1 1/2 inches also. I feel smaller this week. My clothes are fitting more loosely. My hubby s... Read more
My scales were wrong??!!! ARGH!
Wednesday, February 13, 2008      4 comments

The scales I've been weighing on were so old and hard to set, that I decided to upgrade to digital ones. You know, the kind that also measures body fat. I had this sneaky suspicion that my old scales were weighing too light. When I carried my... Read more
The Swimsuit Model Had Cellulite Too???
Sunday, February 10, 2008      4 comments

We carried our 3 sons to a huge car show today near our town. Part of the big promotion was this "Bikini Team" that was going to model these hot little bikinis. I hate to relish in the blemishes of others, but I have to admit that I smiled rea... Read more
Week 2 - Woohoo!
Saturday, February 09, 2008      0 comments

Week 2 was just as successful for me as week 1. I lost 5 pounds again this week. I haven't even been craving foods that are unhealthy. I am so surprised by that. I have never been on a "diet" before when I didn't long for all the "no-no" foo... Read more
My First Week Success
Saturday, February 02, 2008      4 comments

My first week with Spark people is over. I decided to weigh in weekly and was thrilled to see that I am 5 pounds down in my first week. I feel great! I am so motivated to exercise and eat right. I am focusing on eating my fruits and veggies.... Read more