RJONES8194's Blogs

Revisited my photo gallery.....
Wednesday, August 20, 2014      2 comments

Just a lot of reflecting tonight... I was about to visit the sparkspage of a friend and realized I hadn't looked at my own page in a long while. I'm so glad I did. I lost my husband in October 2012 due to an aneurism. I had a family photo incl... Read more
Catching Up
Wednesday, August 20, 2014      2 comments

This is my first post in a while...I lost 40lbs between November 2012 and April 2013 ending at 170. I've been able to maintain until I went on vacation in May 2014. I have gained about 10 pounds back and would like to reverse the 10 lbs I've gai... Read more
2 Pounds
Wednesday, February 16, 2011      5 comments

Weigh In on Sunday 13th was 196 - 2 lbs down! WooHoo! I've been having trouble getting online for the last week and a half so I'm mainly playing catchup tonight. **** Crossing my fingers my internet connection behaves.****... Read more
Surprised this morning....
Monday, January 31, 2011      3 comments

Well today started off great. Even though my weight came in three pounds up yesterday this morning I was able to get into two old pair of jeans comfortably I could no longer wear. ( I couldn't even touch the sides of the waists together a week o... Read more
Feeling Good!
Thursday, January 27, 2011      0 comments

Yesterday was a really good day. My son is a specialist at Fort Polk and I haven't seen him since Christmas. He came home yesterday and offered to make dinner. (He loves cooking since joining the army - I guess you can guess why) He's like mom ... Read more
I am a chicken!
Tuesday, January 25, 2011      1 comments

I finally got the nerve up last night to reintroduce myself to two of the groups I am a member of. Why does that type of thing scare me so much? It doesn't make sense. I signed up for 2 challenges in the Never Been Skinny forum. 1)... Read more
New Year's Resolution.......
Tuesday, January 25, 2011      0 comments

I'm starting this week with a clean slate. I got off track a while back and every since then I have been having a horrible time getting myself in the right mindset to do this. I think I've finally got there. I've been staying on my stationary... Read more
Improving . . .
Sunday, August 19, 2007      1 comments

This has been a very good week - my weigh in today showed a loss for the first time in ages...4 lbs. I did cardio exercises 6 out of 7 days and all of my toning exercises for the week. Moved up to 5 lb weights in my strength training today and... Read more
Finding my motivation
Friday, August 17, 2007      0 comments

I heard from my son, Alex. He said he was fine and that he'd lost 19 lbs since joining the army. He has struggled with his weight since a teen just as I did. I know he was thrilled. It really made me proud of him because I know he's giving it h... Read more
Thursday, May 10, 2007      1 comments

Spent the day with DH and Mom came to visit. She always makes me smile. The families in the Kansas tornado and the floods along the Missouri River have been on my mind all day today . Lord look after them while they recover. We went ouside an... Read more
Pretty Day
Wednesday, May 09, 2007      0 comments

We had a really nice day today... sunshine but not as hot and humid. Enjoyed playing in the garden for a while this morning .. Picked my first bell peppers of the season today! Cooked the snapbeans for DH and some chicken and dumplings to take ... Read more
Not too bad today
Saturday, May 05, 2007      1 comments

Well didn't do too good on my diet today and had no exercise other than wading after the goats with DH after the flood we got last night. Sat in the Dr's office most of the day but finally got to set up a date to replace my VNS so I did make so... Read more
Saturday was good!
Sunday, April 29, 2007      1 comments

Well my eating was a lot better today. I stayed within my calorie range but I had a higher level of fat than I wanted. Will work on improving that. My garden is looking really good and my fig cuttings seem to have taken. :) I made it one more d... Read more
It feels good again
Thursday, April 26, 2007      1 comments

I haven't been doing to good with anything the last few months. I've been letting my diet go along with a lot of other things I am not proud of recently. I finally took control of my life back this past week and I feel good about it . I've st... Read more