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walkdroid a great app for the phone
Thursday, January 12, 2012      5 comments

I have been walking the last few days and wanted a pedometer to keep track of my distance. I mentioned this to my dh that I needed to get one next time I ventured out to walmart. He suggested checking my android phone he gave me for christma... Read more
Finally moved in!
Wednesday, January 11, 2012      5 comments

This past week, moved to a new house. We lived in the country and ended up selling our farm and bought a place closer to town. we moved our horses to a boarding place close by. I never really realized how isolated I was til we moved here, I m... Read more
My one word challenge and "Believe"
Saturday, December 31, 2011      1 comments

I recently read about the one word challenge. It actually has been going on for a few years. The one word challenge is a word you pick that is suppose to define your year for achieving your goals or resolutions. I thought of several words th... Read more
2011 and resolutions for the new year!
Friday, December 30, 2011      2 comments

Every year I have made resolutions to lose weight. I make elaborate plans, lists and when by jan 31 I don't achieve the goals I set for myself get disgusted and give up like millions of people do each year. No elaborate plans or lists for me ... Read more
Holiday eating "Don't sabotage yourself"
Thursday, December 22, 2011      7 comments

Christmas is only 4 days away and I used to really love to make the special dinner and all the goodies that go along with it. I knew if I did not make a few changes all the hard work over the last 2 months would be added back on in a few days. ... Read more
Note to self (do not open til feb 23 2012)
Thursday, December 15, 2011      5 comments

This is in preparation for starting the bl red rockin robins winter contest I joined. It's amazing the difference in me that I am preparing to be. Hard to imagine just 4 months ago spark people was just a weight loss forum i found on the inter... Read more
Week 7 and Thanksgiving
Monday, November 21, 2011      2 comments

This is the start of week 7 and I am down 20 lbs. My first small goal. I am a little concerned this week with thanksgiving on thursday but I really am going tot to make an organized plan I will be sticking with for me. I talked to my dh about... Read more
Having a buddy
Monday, November 14, 2011      2 comments

I saw a show on dr oz today that I had on dvr and it made me realize why spark people is so successful. They talked about the new buddy program and if one has a buddy that they will be 2x more successful versus going alone. We all need to be a... Read more
19 lbs down! Time to reflect.
Friday, November 11, 2011      8 comments

I'm almost through week 5 and have 19 lbs down. I actually got on the scale today and rechecked this morning to make sure so it stuck and yeah down 19 pounds! It's been a rough week at work, and several times I wanted to eat chocolate, junk f... Read more
one month sparkversary!
Saturday, November 05, 2011      6 comments

Today is my anniversary with spark for one month. I am down 17 lbs though my official weigh day is not til tommorow. I feel pretty good, staying on track 90% of the time, just getting started with exercise but that is a major goal for me this ... Read more
week 4 but still struggling
Monday, October 31, 2011      2 comments

I'm down around 14 lbs and though I am happy with the progress I realized yesterday I still have sp much work to do getting on the right path. I was at work yesterday and I ate my breakfast of oatmeal though there was a tray of halloween cupc... Read more
Week 3
Monday, October 24, 2011      0 comments

Today is day 15 and a start of a new week. I dropped three pounds this week wish it was more but I will be happy for what it is. I have started with exercising, not as often as I would like but been fighting a cold/cough and would love to star... Read more
New Scale! Goodbye wishing scale!
Friday, October 21, 2011      2 comments

I've been wanting a new scale since last summer when my old one starting giving bad readings or would not turn on at all. My dh did not feel we needed a new scale he sai... Read more
First 10 lbs gone!
Tuesday, October 18, 2011      5 comments

Woo Hoo! The first 10lbs are gone! I am actually down 11 lbs and I have so much more to lose but I am thrilled. It is only water weight because It's only been 8 days but a good start. I'm more excited about for eight days no soda, no junk ... Read more
Week 2
Monday, October 17, 2011      0 comments

I got through my first week and did really well with a weight loss of 8.5 lbs. When I made my first blog some one advised while it was good to have reasons to lose the weight but also small tangile goals to shoot for while in the process. So h... Read more

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