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Tummy Grumbling
Thursday, January 10, 2013      0 comments

Well, it is interesting working part-time and doing this whole spark thing again. It was so much easier when I wasn't working, But, I am 5 lbs down so I guess I am still working it. I am quite hungry this time. You know how in It's a Wonderf... Read more
Own it!
Wednesday, January 02, 2013      0 comments

Make that 9 lbs up! Ugh! But, I got on that scale this morning and I am owning it! I can go back down again. My kids went back to school this morning so I am starting my workout this morning. I also modified my excersis goal to be more reali... Read more
I'm Baaack!
Tuesday, January 01, 2013      2 comments

I decided it is time to retake control. I have gained back at least 5 pounds. I am doing my official weigh in tomorrow morning. It is has been awhile. I do not think I have gained a ton, but I will not go back to that heavy girl. So, I am g... Read more
Still Maintaining!
Monday, July 30, 2012      0 comments

It has been over a month and I am still maintaining!! As it turns out, it is not too difficult. I have been trying to walk whenever I can. I try to do serious workouts at least 3 times a week. So far, so good! I never get tired of looking d... Read more
Thank you note to SparkPeople
Thursday, June 14, 2012      1 comments

Dear Sparkpeople, Thank you very much for believing in me. As it turns out, you were right! We all can do this! I wanted to thank you for teaching me that I can get control over my health. You taught me that I do have will power. Thank... Read more
Today is the DAY
Thursday, June 14, 2012      1 comments

After 5 months and a few days, I have made my goal. I am 24 1/2 pounds down and at my goal weight. I made it! Unlike all of those t.v. shows, there isn't a crowd of people cheering me at the finish line, but I did get a hug from my family! ... Read more
No more Sugar.....Coating!
Saturday, May 05, 2012      1 comments

It has been a while since I have checked in. Reflecting on the past month, I have got to say that although not having a job has been frustrating, it did give me the opportunity to work on myself. I dove in with all that I had. And you know wh... Read more
I did my best and that will have to be enough
Sunday, April 08, 2012      0 comments

This weekend was a real test of my security. I had two Seders and 1 Easter dinner this weekend. I have been on this journey for 3 months now. I have not once wavered from my plan. I was so diligent in planning for this week. I tried to anti... Read more
So frustratingly close!!!
Wednesday, March 14, 2012      0 comments

It has been a while since I have blogged. All in all, I have done quite well. I am .8 pounds away from my first goal. I am going to get there a few weeks early. As it turns out, I am stronger than I thought I was. I do have will-power. I h... Read more
I am sexy and I know it!
Monday, February 20, 2012      1 comments

Well, technically it is more that I feel sexier. I am almost 2/3 the way to my first goal. I have lost some inches. I am not sure how much, but my clothes are definitely looser. I have had several people tell me that I look thinner, includin... Read more
Making on Honest Woman of me
Friday, February 10, 2012      1 comments

So I have been trying to look at old pictures and stuff to determine how much I have weighed in the past. I guess I want some way to prove that I am lighter than I have been for years. So...I decided to look at my driver's license. As it turn... Read more
My first venture into take-out Chinese food.
Saturday, February 04, 2012      0 comments

Okay, I ordered in Chinese for dinner. I ordered the steamed chicken and veggies instead of my beef and mixed veggies. I replaced an egg roll with a spring roll. I am allowing myself 1 crabmeat rangoon too. I am a bit nervous that I am not g... Read more
Channeling my Inner Rosie
Thursday, February 02, 2012      1 comments

Today I feel empowered! I took a tour of my closet today. I tried on some dresses. I envisioned myself trying them on in a few weeks when I am thinner. I even looked at a couple of dresses that I may never get back into. You know what? I a... Read more
Owning up
Sunday, January 29, 2012      0 comments

I think I have made some good strides lately. I am finally owning up to my responsibility for my health and weight. I have been honest with people and let them know how much I weighed in at when I first started. The good news is most people a... Read more
Keep Truckin along
Thursday, January 26, 2012      0 comments

Yesterday, I think I overdid it. I exercised a lot; I was so tired and sore. I thought that I was going to wake up unable to move, but I actually felt pretty good. I guess I am stronger than I give myself credit for, I got back on the treadm... Read more

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