I'm Back!
Thursday, February 26, 2009      7 comments

We made it back from sunny warm Florida earlier this week, and as ready as I was to be home, I REALLY miss the warm and sun. Everything was wonderful, and the wedding was amazing. It was a simple ceremony and just perfect. We both cried... Read more
It's Here!
Tuesday, February 10, 2009      3 comments

Today's the big day....we leave tonight to make the trek from Northern MN to Florida! 8 days til the wedding. I have a cooler full of fruits, veggies, and water. And plans to at least get in a long walk either in the morning, evenin... Read more
Thursday, January 29, 2009      2 comments

12 days til we leave for Florida..... 20 days til the wedding! I am so excited! And getting stressed with everything that needs to be done before we go: shopping, packing, doublechecking lists... And nervous....that all the ... Read more
Feeling Good....and Bad.
Friday, January 23, 2009      3 comments

I broke into 180-ville today and am very happy about that. My clothes are fitting better and some are too loose. Yesterday I wore a scrub top to work that even just a couple weeks ago was too snug around the hips. But, there's those s... Read more
One month to go!
Monday, January 19, 2009      1 comments

It's one month til the wedding! I am so excited and we are getting the details all worked out. We leave Feb 10th or 11th, and the wedding is the 18th. I am hoping to lose 10 more pounds before the big day.... Read more
I've Fallen!
Sunday, January 18, 2009      2 comments

I've been off the wagon for a few days...and not only does the scale show it, but I feel it. It's amazing how quickly your body starts to crave the workouts and rejects the greasy food. I've been tired, groggy, and upset stomachy. ... Read more
What does 20 pounds look like?
Tuesday, January 13, 2009      3 comments

It's smaller arms, one less roll on my tummy, and way less back fat. It's a wedding dress that desperately needs alteration since there's not enough left to hold it up. Somedays. Others it seems like nothing at all. I can't ... Read more
20 pounds DONE
Monday, January 12, 2009      3 comments

Today's weigh-in was offically 20 pounds lost with SparkPeople! I couldn't be more excited. Thank you to Spark and everyone for the support and motivation 20 down, 65 to go. Somehow that seems so much more managable now than 85 d... Read more
Friday, January 09, 2009      2 comments

I finally got off all the "cheat" weight that I put back on at Christmas when a day turned into a week! And the scale is moving down....YAY! No more cheat days! And I have to stop thinking that I could be 190 instead of 197 if I had only ... Read more
Boot Camp Day 5
Thursday, January 08, 2009      1 comments

Day 5 done! I think that next week I am going to start going through the videos twice. I am still so un-cooridinated on the ball! I really like the "extra" today, my calfs are feeling it now.... Read more
I'm not hungry, but.....
Wednesday, January 07, 2009      1 comments

I LIKE TO EAT! I work in a nursing home, and there are snacky yummy-looking foods everywhere. It's so tough to not give in to the temptation of just one sweet, or it's only a little bag of chips. Even with brining healthy snacks, I s... Read more
Boot Camp Day 3
Tuesday, January 06, 2009      1 comments

WOW! For a short video, Nicole really packs a punch! I think that the stability ball adds alot, because many of these exercises I have done before and not felt like that. Plus my arms are weak. I struggle with arm movements in ever... Read more
Day 2 Boot Camp
Monday, January 05, 2009      1 comments

I thought that I was pretty strong, but it's amazing how difficult new exercises are! This was my first workout with a stability ball. I'm not sure if I like it yet or not. How is everyone liking the Boot Camp?... Read more
New ME Boot Camp!
Sunday, January 04, 2009      1 comments

Today is Day 1 of SP New YOU Boot Camp, and I am so excited. As my cardio, I am doing Jillian Michael's 30 Day Shred. I am expecting to see some changes maybe not in the scale, but in my shape this month! I CAN I WILL HELL YE... Read more
My downfall
Thursday, November 20, 2008      0 comments

After work, late night. I could eat everything in the house! I enjoy this time of night, since it's the only time I have to myself, but I seem to be ravenous! I just plowed through some chips and feel horribly guilty. Now I need to re... Read more

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