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My Doors Into Winter
Thursday, March 06, 2008      2 comments

Many years ago I was very pregnant with my second son Charles. It was Feburary and he was born in April and my hubby had to take a business trip to India so naturally he wanted to take some extra time and see a bit of the country. The problem ... Read more
Watch the scales or honesty is the best policy
Tuesday, February 12, 2008      2 comments

Ultimately the only thing that matters is that the scales move down. I have to be completely honest with myself because it is so easy to tell myself that I'm losing inches, or getting firmer - and these things are true. In the end though, the ... Read more
I do have tiny little bones!
Friday, January 11, 2008      2 comments

Yesterday I went to the gym and did my first real strength training since Nov 25, as I was doing my upper body workout I could see my shoulder bones and they are so tiny (compared to the huge bulk I'm carrying). Later, I took my boot cast off ... Read more
Another New Start
Sunday, January 06, 2008      1 comments

Tonight my dd gets home and that means tomorrow my holidays are over and I can get back into my normal routine of homeschooling, and going to the gym (albiet just strength training for now). So even though tomorrow is Jan 7, it is really the be... Read more
Whoopie - the return of the family
Saturday, December 29, 2007      0 comments

Whee, today DH and 2 sons are returning from Grandpa's. I am so happy and can hardly wait to see them!!! DD is going to a friend's in Chicago, and made the 5:15 train. What a great day. Okay, I admit, I didn't do the number on the house that... Read more
Home Alone -Survived worst nightmare
Monday, December 24, 2007      1 comments

As dh and kids drove off to grandpa's for a week, and I headed home after hours in the stores on my broken ankle, the thing I was most afraid of was getting stuck in the rainy slushy spring road conditions. As I started down our long, long lane... Read more
An early anniversary present I got myself.
Monday, December 17, 2007      3 comments

December 23, 2007 is our 25th wedding anniversary. I have been so inspired and motivated by SP that I have gone ahead and bought a very pretty pink nightie for our anniversary trip to Austria in Feb. However, I bought this nightgown just one s... Read more
new start
Wednesday, December 12, 2007      5 comments

I have just joined sparkpeople and hope that the support found on the site will help me with my weight loss goals. Some of the entries I have read have been very encouraging with people losing 40-50 lbs. Right now I am basically trying to fo... Read more

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