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Tuesday, June 09, 2009      4 comments

So, I'm on Spark a lot, logging my nutrition and fitness things, but I have been really lax on blogging and talking, etc. I think it's mainly because I'm busy and I know that if I start talking, I'll never shut up and next thing you know, 3... Read more
It hurts to be obese...
Thursday, February 19, 2009      4 comments

It is painful to be obese. That sounds like such an obvious statement, but have you taken a moment to consider it? I hadn't until recently. This occurred to me as I was waiting for my husband to pick me up from school. I hoisted my consid... Read more
Been a long time....
Thursday, January 15, 2009      8 comments

Well, I stand humbly before you, a little heavier than I was but back on track. I wonder how many times I've had to type that little sentence? My life went nuts with the new school, the crazy commute and just too many darn excuses to e... Read more
Prop 8 in California
Tuesday, November 11, 2008      5 comments usually I stay away from politics like I would the plague, but I've gotta tell you. I'm so disgusted that Prop 8 passed. This is the proposition that denies gays the right to marry in California. I know this is a hot topic. Man... Read more
I'm Leaving On A Jet Plane...
Thursday, August 14, 2008      8 comments

....don't know if I'll have access to a computer while I'm gone. If not, see you when I get back next week! Be good Sparkies while I'm gone!... Read more
Bad Day Yesterday
Sunday, July 27, 2008      14 comments

I am still depressed after yesterday. I have got to pull myself out of this. It's strange the things that can set me off onto a downward spiral. Usually my husband, Dave, and I work out together on Saturday mornings. Well, he had to go into... Read more
Back to the playground...
Friday, July 25, 2008      4 comments

So today I was watching the TV at the gym while sweating on the elliptical machine when this commercial came on that intrigued me. It was for some 100 calorie snack thing or something, and it was this woman riding in a cab through this plac... Read more
Long Creek Falls
Tuesday, July 22, 2008      5 comments

Along our virtual Appalacian Trail walk, Gramma Debbie and I passed this lovely water fall. We soaked our sore feets! ... Read more
Halfway to Goal...
Monday, July 21, 2008      6 comments

Here's another view of the beginning of the Appalachian Trail. Wow, the view is incredible. I just realized yesterday that I'm halfway to my goal. I can't believe it. I wouldn't say it's been easy, but with all of the support I get here... Read more
Appalachian Trail Virtual Walk
Sunday, July 20, 2008      5 comments

Tomorrow I begin my virtual walk up the Appalachian Trail. I'm starting in Georgia and heading up towards Maine. This is the beginning marker at Springer Mountain in Georgia. Someday I'm going to see this in person because someday I'm... Read more
A weight-loss play of 4 Acts
Tuesday, July 01, 2008      13 comments

2 Minds and 1 Body: _______________ A classic tale of failure, redemption, cheeseburgers, and Newtonian physics. ____________ CHARACTERS: Past Shastanna (PS) – Loves the old ways. A stubborn, somewhat mischievous personality w... Read more
Much better today
Wednesday, May 28, 2008      4 comments

So yesterday I was in a horrendous mood, but after talking to some good friends online, going to the gym, and getting the wonderful positive responses from you awesome Spark people, I feel great today. Plus it's the last week of the challe... Read more
WTH is wrong with me???
Tuesday, May 27, 2008      2 comments

Ok, so I was busy with finals. They were stressful. Is that a good excuse to eat like a starving piggy? No. Now finals are over. WHY AM I STILL STUFFING MY FACE??? ::sigh:: I'm going to the work out now. Hopefully I will r... Read more
Wow. I did it! 50 lbs gone!
Sunday, May 11, 2008      2 comments

I couldn't believe it when I got on the scale this morning and it said 229! I'm finally out of the 230's and into the 220's. 51 lbs gone. Today also marks the day that I officially have less than 100 pounds to lose to reach goal. So... Read more
Yesterday was a bust....
Thursday, May 08, 2008      1 comments

Well, good thing today is a new day. Yesterday kind of sucked. Get this, I got up early to go work out at the gym, but I got stuck in road construction traffic and ended up just having to come back home and get changed or else be monumen... Read more

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