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The Inner Struggle
Tuesday, August 28, 2018      12 comments

I’m really struggling. I started eating better again and counting my calories, but it goes deeper than measuring cups, food scales and how much I weigh. It’s how I’m feeling on the inside. I truly don’t know how to love and value myself the way ... Read more
New Year Promise
Saturday, December 30, 2017      10 comments

A New Year is upon us. The old is almost done. Time for much reflection of promises to come. We promise to eat better, we promise to work out. In hopes that maybe this year, the change will come about. It’s not just about the workout or the food... Read more
Begin Again
Saturday, December 09, 2017      13 comments

When I started with SP back in April, I was so fired up to live a healthy and better life. I ended up losing 11 pounds and felt great. What kept me going was all the encouragement and support I received from this great community. As time went on... Read more
Wednesday, August 16, 2017      9 comments

H -Having the Faith to believe O -Opening your Heart to receive P -Prayerfully knowing your heard E -Ending the day with God's Word We have to keep hoping, keep believing, keep moving forward, keep telling ourselves we are worth it and the vic... Read more
If At First....
Friday, July 14, 2017      11 comments

You don't succeed, try try again! And try I will! I will never stop trying to be a better me in all ways. I had joined the Summer 5% Challenge with much enthusiasm. Unfortunately I felt I couldn't do well at exercising each day for physical and ... Read more
A New Day
Thursday, June 29, 2017      10 comments

Each day we are given is a gift from God. It is a new day to: Be a little stronger than the day before. Lavish kindness and goodwill towards others. You never know how it will impact a life. Make better choices for our lives. Appreciate the ... Read more
Summer 5% Challenge
Sunday, June 25, 2017      7 comments

Here I am on a Sunday evening and a little anxious about the Summer 5% Challenge coming up starting on 7/1. I not only want to see myself succeed, but succeed for the good of my team as well. I have purposed in my mind and heart that I can and... Read more
Saturday, June 17, 2017      8 comments

Daddy, Tomorrow is another Father's Day that will come and go. Even though you passed on, I wish we could have had the relationship I've always longed for. My heart aches even now to be Daddy's Girl. I understand you were not capable of loving... Read more
Tuesday, June 13, 2017      7 comments

Mom, I miss you!! Today is the 12th anniversary of your going home to Jesus. I'm sad as I so wish you were here right now to hold my hand. To tell me it is all going to be alright. To stroke my hair in your comforting way. If there is anything ... Read more
Tuesday, June 06, 2017      6 comments

It's late in the evening and as I'm getting ready for sleep, I'm reflecting on some of the things and people I am grateful to God for. The people I have met here in this community and the warmth & kindness I have experienced is like gold to me. ... Read more