Resisted donuts
Monday, April 11, 2016      4 comments

Very proud of myself. I didn't cave in to donuts today. My friend really pushed, but I stayed firm. One small victory... Read more
Saturday, April 09, 2016      0 comments

Well today is going to be a rough one. Today is the last for my children to clean their rooms before I do. In my house having a clean room shows respect for the things you own. Clothes last longer when they are neatly hung, not walked on. T... Read more
I've Decieded
Tuesday, April 23, 2013      1 comments

Okay, so after a week of worrying, fretting, thinking, and brooding, I've finally made up my mind. I've decided to try again, but instead of going for clinical I'm going to go for experimental. I'm only going to apply to I.S.U. It's not fair ... Read more
What Do I Do Now?
Tuesday, April 16, 2013      1 comments

I found out yesterday that I didn't make it into the program. Not too surprising, but still very disappointing. So, now I have to figure out what I'm going to do. I have so many options. All of them are good and promising, but I know which o... Read more
Recomitting to doing my best
Thursday, April 11, 2013      1 comments

So, this last week I joined a 6 week challenge for weight lose. My fitness buddy wasn't very motivated to actually doing the work to get the results and kept skipping out on my workouts. Therefore, I quite trying to run. I hate it anyway, but... Read more
Fitness Buddy
Thursday, April 04, 2013      1 comments

So, last night a friend of mine let me know that she is starting a 6 week challenge. I told her I would do it with her if I could. She let me know that her challenge was to increase her distance from a less than 1/4 mile to a 1/2 mile running.... Read more
Diet Sabatore
Tuesday, March 26, 2013      3 comments

So, most of the people in my life are really helpful. There is one person who I don't see in person, but is a friend on Facebook. They are always posting yummy looking deserts on their page. Everytime I see those pictures my mind then thinks ... Read more
Why am I really doing this?
Saturday, March 23, 2013      3 comments

So, I'm struggling to maintain my motivation. Especially on days when I don't have a schedule to maintain. We I have free time I find myself wasting it away. I also find that when my husband is gone for weekend business trips I struggle to ma... Read more
Progress update
Tuesday, March 12, 2013      0 comments

So, my strategies for avoiding the Oliver syndrome are working, but a new evil monster has revealed its self, "emotion munchies". This past weekend has been an emotional roller coaster and the desire to eat was all consuming. All I could think... Read more
Food glorious Food
Thursday, February 28, 2013      1 comments

I feel like singing the Broadway production of Oliver. Almost every-time I eat I find myself saying can I have some more please. The seconds and sometimes thirds are undermining all my hard work. So, now that I have recognized the problem I n... Read more
Interview Week
Tuesday, February 19, 2013      1 comments

So, this weekend in the big weekend. I am interviewing for the doctorate program at ISU. I'm a little nervous. I really hope I do well. It is my only interview and I only get one chance to make a great impression. I know I will be an awesom... Read more
Wednesday, July 25, 2012      2 comments

So for the last 2 weeks that darn scale hasn't moved. It's too early for me to be plateauing. I'm only on week four. uuugggghhhh! okay Read more
How many times will it take for me to get it?
Friday, June 22, 2012      1 comments

I've come to the realization that I need to spark everyday or I inevitably fall back to my old sedentary habits. This, of course, leads to added weight gain, low self esteem and depression. All of this culminates to problems with the things I ... Read more
It's Friday
Friday, July 02, 2010      0 comments

So, overall today was a good day. I'm sore from yesterday's pilates workout we worked a bunch of legs and core. My core is fine, but my legs (my inner legs) are killing me. Despite the soreness I rode my bike to work and then to the gym. I a... Read more
Thursday, July 01, 2010      0 comments

Puffy eyes, and needy children. Here I go. At 6:30 this morning my oldest son came into my room to wake me up in order to help him build his model helicopter. I was able to distract him by telling him to go play nintedo for at least an hour. ... Read more

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