I'm still here...
Thursday, July 29, 2010      3 comments

Yep, I'm still here... I'm still plugging away. My good habits almost ended two weeks ago, though. I wasn't feeling well and kept getting abdominal pain, so I stopped exercising. Of course, the next week when I felt better I resorted to... Read more
Birthdays, anniversaries, and holidays... oh my!
Monday, July 05, 2010      1 comments

So my summer has been PACKED. Between anniversaries, birthdays, graduations, reunions, and holidays... we seem to have something going on every weekend! While it's easy now to stick to my exercise schedule (still at 30 mins resistance / streng... Read more
Men Suck
Thursday, June 03, 2010      3 comments

So this morning I was celebrating my minor victory: I have once again crossed the threshold between obesity and just being overweight! That nagging two pounds almost drove me nuts, I seemed to be moving in the right direction, just in .2 lb inc... Read more
Always have a back-up lunch...
Wednesday, May 26, 2010      0 comments

Lesson learned yesterday: Always have a back-up lunch. So I'm blessed with a job where people will buy us lunch just so they can use our lunch hour to tell us about their products. It's a pretty sweet set-up, especially since, as archit... Read more
Lessons learned yesterday...
Tuesday, May 25, 2010      1 comments

#1: no matter how motivated you are, getting up earlier than early is just not going to happen. (we had to leave 1 1/2 hours early to take the car into the shop) #2: yogurt + grapenuts = great, filling, mid-morning snack #3: i mak... Read more
Just Hovering
Monday, May 24, 2010      1 comments

So I'm still hovering around that 171 lb. mark - no changes to report. I would love to break through that 170 mark just so I can get my hair cut! I desperately need a trim, though now that it's long, I'm thinking about keeping in that way... j... Read more
Tuesday, May 11, 2010      1 comments

Seriously, I grew taller! I was at the hospital yesterday to start the clinical trial tests, and they measured me at 5'-3.5"! This was the exact same room where my height was taken about 2 years ago and it came out at 5'-2.75". That means, I'... Read more
PCOS clinical trial
Thursday, May 06, 2010      1 comments

So, as you can tell, I haven't been making the time for Sparkpeople lately. It's not that I don't want to, there's just so much going on now that it's warm and sunny outside! I'm still exercising 30 mins a day, M-F... but my diet goes back and... Read more
Evil Diabetes
Monday, April 19, 2010      5 comments

I had been struggling to get back into the swing of things after my sister left... (while she was here, my morning workouts and my diet were effected... I treated her visit as my own vacation)... and had just started to get back to normal when m... Read more
Long time, no update...
Wednesday, March 31, 2010      1 comments

So, it's been a week since I've posted and I have a lot to say! I caught something on Friday that knocked me out that evening and had me bed or couch - ridden for the weekend and the beginning of this week. I've been able to be at work..... Read more
Healthy, frugal shopping
Thursday, March 25, 2010      1 comments

I shop with coupons. I started clipping these magic money codes around a year ago to help our budget after my hours were cut at work. I started getting extreme with my coupon use last summer, and by September we had paid off our credit cards..... Read more
Crossed the 10 lb. mark!
Wednesday, March 24, 2010      6 comments

So I can finally say that I've lost 10 lbs. After a 2 lb. loss this morning, it looks like I'm finally on pace with my goals. Amazingly, I lost even after a pasta dinner Monday night, and a burger dinner last night! We got free ground b... Read more
Got a new elliptical!
Thursday, March 18, 2010      3 comments

... well... a new to me elliptical. I was surfing craigslist the other day and saw a posting for an elliptical just ouside of my neighborhood for only $45. I went to look at it yesterday and it is SO much nicer than my current machine, and it ... Read more
Wednesday, March 17, 2010      6 comments

I am 2 lbs down! Woohoo! After taking 8 weeks to lose a single pound, I'm down 2 lbs in less than a week! My weigh-ins used to be Friday, but this weekend I decided to change things up a bit. By weighing in on Wednesday, it allows me more ti... Read more
Busy busy busy...
Monday, March 15, 2010      5 comments

Again, nothing lost last week... but I really didn't expect to lose anything either. Last week was really stressfull, and I went under my calorie count most days... without being healthy... then went over on Thurs. and Fri. I'm sure I threw my... Read more

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