SABLE77's Blogs

It finds me, those sneaky pounds!
Sunday, February 13, 2011      3 comments

I haven't stepped on the scale in months but since my work pants were snug I thought maybe I should check in, I am up 13 pounds!! Yikes time to watch myself. I am still eating healthy at work just thinking about it though I have been overdoing... Read more
Happy New Year!
Sunday, January 02, 2011      3 comments

Happy and Healthy New Year to all my spark friends. I hope this year will be a great year to either reach your goals or maintain. I haven't been around as I am swept up by my busy life as I'm sure everyone else is as well. It never seems t... Read more
One Year Later - 72 pounds less
Monday, May 24, 2010      18 comments

Today is my 1st anniversary with Sparks people and I have to say a big Thank you to them for the wonderful site. It has enabled me to take off 72 pounds!! I have been mostly maintaining for about 5 months and I feel great. There is just s... Read more
I had a great workout cleaning up and moving stuff yesterday
Sunday, April 25, 2010      10 comments

We have a farmer's pool. Seven years ago we hired the neighbour to come in with his bobcat and he dug a 40 x 20 foot hole outside our door. We put down plastic, then underlay than a hay tarp, filled it with water and we had a pool. It has wor... Read more
Why is my first thought a negative one??
Tuesday, April 13, 2010      7 comments

I stepped on the scale this am and it was 128. My first thought was, bummer I am still up a few pounds. Say what? Last year around this time I would have killed to be under 130 pounds! I haven't been this light since I was a teen and even th... Read more
Cooked a big Turkey and enjoyed all the trimmings
Monday, April 05, 2010      3 comments

My mom, sis, brother and sis in law came up for the day yesterday. I cooked a big turkey, ham, potatoes and stuffing and lots of healthy salads. I made a citrus coleslaw with yogurt dressing, spicy Thia corn/bean/celery salad with a vinaigrett... Read more
Its a Beautiful day today!
Saturday, April 03, 2010      3 comments

The sun is coming up, life is good. I am going to spend the day outside for most of it, cleaning up around the farm yard and playing with the horses. Coffee is on and I am also going to make a few nice side dishes for the family tomorrow. ... Read more
The first step is the hardest but don’t be afraid to take It!
Tuesday, March 23, 2010      6 comments

I started to share this blog about my recent Mexican trip and thought about how the feelings were much the same as it was starting on my journey to a healthy new me. That first step was tough and it took Faith to continue on. There was tim... Read more
It's Sunday night, lost my long blog post :(
Sunday, March 21, 2010      3 comments

I was telling a story about part of my Mexican trip and lost the blog , dang!! oh well I'll try again tomorrow. It was a good weekend, just puttered around, planted some flowers and worked with the horses a bit. Watching TV now H... Read more
Baby Steps do work.
Saturday, March 20, 2010      11 comments

I have been asked so many times about how did I lose so much weight? What is your secret? Are you eating anything good? I have sent them to Sparks and tried to explain how I did it. I have been thinking about it and I while I tell them I... Read more
Climbing to the top!
Saturday, March 13, 2010      11 comments

Well I do feel like I have been climbing a mountain this past year and made it to the top with my weight loss but this is a about climbing Coba in Mexico. Coba or Nohoch Mul is the tallest man made structure in the Yucatan. ... Read more
Swimming with the Sharks..literally!
Wednesday, March 10, 2010      14 comments

One of the fun activites in Mexico was swimming with the Sharks. I was not in a cage either! We started out with some information about the sharks and what to do and more importantly what NOT to do. Something they kept repeating over and over... Read more
Hitting the Beach in Mexico
Monday, March 01, 2010      8 comments

We spent many great days at the beach, it was just a short walk down the sandy lane and then we had our toes in the glorious white sand. Our condo was at the north end of Pla... Read more
Mexico - Our first full day was spent eating..
Saturday, February 27, 2010      5 comments

I woke up on Wed for our first full day in Playa del Carmen and after walking down to the beach to view the sunset I had some yogurt and fresh fruit. I LOVE the taste of their yogurt, it was so rich in flavour and cutting up the fresh fruit was... Read more

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