SCHICK66's Blogs

Saturday, April 09, 2011      2 comments

I was recently diagnosed with uterine fibroids. Have had heavy bleeding and cramps for years, just thought that was normal. Its not of course. Dr. recomends a hysterectomy. I don't want anymore children but can't afford the time off from wor... Read more
Jillian just kicked my ass
Wednesday, February 23, 2011      4 comments

Got the Jillian Michaels 30 day shred for Valentines Day. Yes I said Valentines Day! To top that it was from my husband. He is completely clueless on the whole gift giving thing. "What you said you wanted to lose weight?" I just finish ... Read more
Finding time to exercise?
Sunday, September 26, 2010      4 comments

I have been working 10 hour days 6 days a week, I just can't find the time to exercise. My food intake is suffering, too. When I get home from work I am so exhausted all I do is sleep. Just wondering how other people do it. How do I fit it... Read more
Re-evaluating my life and goals.
Monday, August 16, 2010      5 comments

Took a long break from SP. It just started feeling like a chore that I had to do. In January my work hours change and now I work midnights. Work overtime most mornings and now the rumor is 6 days a week. Haven't fully adjusted yet and now they... Read more
Friday, February 26, 2010      5 comments

Week 1 of the challenge is to blog about what motivates me. Well here they are. 1. My top motivator is health. Both my brothers died at age 47 (I'm 43), They both lived different life style then me but I still worry that I might be curse... Read more
Monday, January 25, 2010      1 comments

I was wondering if anyone knows anything about 5-HTP. When taken it converts into serotonin in your brain. It is used for mild deppression, weight loss, anxiety and insomnia. I wanted to hear from people that may be taking it or know so... Read more
Work hour changing again.
Sunday, January 24, 2010      2 comments

Last year I was happy and doing well. I was working 6am to 2:30pm. The first of the year my hours changed to 7pm to 3:30 am. That just isn't working. We rush to get a healthy supper on the table by 5 so I can leave for work by 6. I don't k... Read more
Choosing a College
Sunday, January 17, 2010      2 comments

Took my son to UW River Falls on last wednesday and we went to Concordia just yesterday. We go to Augsburg this wednesday. These are schools that want him to play football for them. River Falls is about 12,000 and Concordia is 34,000. ... Read more
Just can't seem to get back on track
Thursday, January 14, 2010      9 comments

Since my brothers death (12/1/09) I just have been eating whatever and whenever I want. I can't control myself anymore. On my birthday (12/30) My husband went to the doctor to get a cyst looked at and I get the call that they are admitt... Read more
Thursday, December 10, 2009      3 comments

Went to the gym today, first time in a long time. It felt really good. After the rough week I had I deciced I need to take care of myself. One day at a time!... Read more
Thank You!
Monday, December 07, 2009      5 comments

I just wanted to take this time to Thank everyone for their prayers and kind words. It is going to be a difficult holiday season. But I know I have friends here at Sparkpeople and am very thankful for them. ... Read more
Prayers needed!
Thursday, December 03, 2009      18 comments

My 46 yr old brother died early Tuesday morning. He hadn't been feeling well and I guess the autopsy showed he had an infection and internal bleed ing. He had a Dr, appointment scheduled for later that day. We are having a memorial service fo... Read more
Trying to get back on track.
Thursday, November 12, 2009      4 comments

I have gone to the Y two days in a row. Yea for me!! I have really been slacking off. I only went to the Y once the whole month of October. With the holidays coming I really ned to get kick it into gear and get back on track. I even started tr... Read more
My daughter just got engaged
Sunday, October 18, 2009      3 comments

My daughter and her boyfriend just got back from Florida and while they were ther he proposed. They are both almost 21 and have been dating 5 and a half years, so it really isn't a big surprise. They are both in college, my daughter has 1 more... Read more
I have fallen of the wagon
Friday, October 16, 2009      7 comments

I'm not sure when it happened. Sometime the beginning of October. I have been busy and pulled in too many directions. Found out last week that I am going to lose the job I hold right now at work and that I have to bid on a new position which ... Read more

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