Oh SH! The Fat Girl Is Winning!
Thursday, June 13, 2013      13 comments

She shows up from time to time trying to steal my shine and this time she's here with a vengeance. I thought I'd buried her fat a## but I realize she just goes into hiding and then comes out for surprise visits. I'll be minding my own business j... Read more
S.M.A.R.T. Goals for BLC22
Monday, June 10, 2013      4 comments

I learned during the last BLC that I do not have control over what the scale says on any particular day (namely Wednesday ... Read more
Weekly Goal Chart Posted...Check!
Thursday, June 06, 2013      5 comments

I'm super excited about beginning round 22 of the BLC. One of the things I've found immensely helpful to me in my journey recently is posting a weekly goal chart. Of course I have goals that I track on SP, but having some of them in my face dail... Read more
Finding My Mojo; BLC22 Plan for Success
Tuesday, June 04, 2013      3 comments

*Sigh*...How does it turn out that you have all of the tools, information and experience required for you to meet your goals but you hit a speed bump and land in a space of blah? Yep, I'm in Blah-ville right now. I started Sparking in October 20... Read more
Today Was the Day
Saturday, April 27, 2013      9 comments

I knew it when I woke up. I hate waking up early to an alarm on days when I don't have to work. But something was pressing me to get up and go run this 5k. I've known this thing was coming up for over a year. Last year the whole family did it to... Read more
If This Man Don't Stop Cookin'!
Sunday, March 31, 2013      9 comments

I know it's Easter. Easter is usually complimented by delicious food. I'm just not feelin the food today. I woke up and headed to the gym for an hour of self love before enjoying the day with the family. I come back and despite our conversations... Read more
Damn You, Costco!
Saturday, March 16, 2013      14 comments

I love Costco. It's almost like an everything in bulk wonderland where you find great products and awesome tastings while you shop. Where else do you go in with a list of what you know you want, and you leave with that plus way too much of stuff... Read more
Jillian Michaels Approves!
Friday, March 08, 2013      13 comments

I am so excited! You know how you decide to do something and you think it's a great idea, but you get quizzical looks from other people and it makes you second-guess your decision? Then something happens that confirms you were on the right track... Read more
Just Out of It
Tuesday, March 05, 2013      9 comments

I am just out of it. No specific reason. I'm not sad or depressed. I'm taking my vitamins and eating healthy. I'm still staying on my plan but I have zero energy. My last workout was Saturday and even though I finished, my body did not show up t... Read more
Monday, February 25, 2013      9 comments

It sure is nice to get reaquainted with some of the things your fat self kept you from enjoying. emoticon I'm jus... Read more
10% GONE! Finally
Friday, February 22, 2013      10 comments

Whew! The road is long but the destination is certain. I finally hit the small milestone of taking off 10% of my starting weight. I initially thought I'd write some thoughtful, educational blog about all the health benefits you gain when you los... Read more
I Don't Care
Monday, February 18, 2013      10 comments

A few days ago I was feeling a little down with my progress on the scale and I posted a blog about it. We all know the scale can be fickle. Today I realized that while I may have brief episodes of discomfort with seeing a number other than what ... Read more
In the Dumps...
Friday, February 15, 2013      6 comments

Yep, I'm a little emoticon right now. It's been a total of four months that I've been on my Spark journey and I'v... Read more
Need a Date?
Friday, February 08, 2013      13 comments

During this week of love, people will embark on dates. Mostly with love interests, but not necessarily so. Sometimes we need other kinds of dates. A date with a parent or sibling, a date with a distant friend to reconnect, or a date with ourselv... Read more
Super Bowl Fatty
Sunday, February 03, 2013      7 comments

I don't usually watch football. Aside from the unlimited eye candy, I can't seem to find a reason to get into it. But everyone watches the Superbowl if only for the commercials and half-time show, right? Why does it also give us a pass to eat an... Read more

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