I've been lazy - but back on the wagon
Sunday, March 17, 2013      2 comments

I went out of town two weeks ago, and didn't track for a few days. That has turned into two weeks of laziness with my Sparking. I've been trying to eat okay, but have been finding myself back to old habits: eating out of the bag of chips, eating... Read more
Sparklers Intro
Saturday, February 23, 2013      3 comments

This is for the Springing into Spring challenge 1! (Way to procrastinate until the very last minute to get this done... ) In addition to being a a procrastinator... I am a 38, almost 39, year old soon-to-be-business-owner who lives in Texa... Read more
Enjoying a job well done and knowing I'm good enough.
Sunday, February 17, 2013      2 comments

This weekend I completed a house project that I have wanted to get done for a long time. I installed hardwoods in a small hallway - pretty much by myself - and it looks awesome. I can't help looking at it over and over. I'm really happy to fina... Read more
By George, I think I've got it!!
Wednesday, February 06, 2013      1 comments

"Nothing tastes as good as skinny (edit - healthy and fit) feels." We've all seen this numerous times. I think it was even a slogan for some kind of diet food at some point - maybe yogurt? Anyway - for the first time in my life, I feel lik... Read more
A little progress and February goals.
Thursday, January 31, 2013      2 comments

This is my first blog entry in about 5 months. Not that I was a stellar blogger before now, but I tried. Anyway - this is not about me not blogging. It's about what else I haven't been doing - and that is eating right and exercising. Since ... Read more
Soooooo sore....
Sunday, September 09, 2012      1 comments

So Mother Nature decided to send a "cold front" to Texas, which means the high the past two days has only been 90, with mid-60s in the morning! It has been absolutely ah-maz-ing outside this weekend! And that is good, because last weekend I rea... Read more
Back to Tracking and trying Shrimp Tacos
Sunday, August 26, 2012      1 comments

So for the past two weeks I haven't been tracking online. I had kind of been slipping with it the previous two weeks, and thought I didn't need to do it anymore. Well - reality shows that is not the case. My weight loss - which was slow going as... Read more
Bonked my head this morning...
Tuesday, August 21, 2012      3 comments

So this morning I wake up to my phone alarm going off at 5:45 - an early alarm leftover from when I was travellng for work last week. I didn't want it to wake up the Mr, so I jump out of bed like a madwoman, and run to the living room - only I d... Read more
Getting over a funk
Sunday, August 05, 2012      5 comments

I'm coming clean. I've been bad. Very, very bad. I went off the reservation last weekend, starting Friday, and have been eating everything in site. We had a family weekend get together, and I drank way too much beer, ate way too much junk, the... Read more
(Getting) Sick and tired
Wednesday, July 18, 2012      3 comments

So for the past two days I've been lazy. Like super lazy. Both days I've been so tired I can barely concentrate or do anything. I can't snap out of it. I'm fighting my body's urge to get the same chest cold DH has had for a week. (Summer colds s... Read more
RHH Get Started Mini-Challenge Blog
Sunday, July 15, 2012      3 comments

Okay - I'm just a tad late with this, but didn't want to skip it. In her infinite wisdom, Nix wanted us to own our current status and set some visual goals for our weight loss. This is typically something I would have skipped in the past--I mean... Read more
Alone on the 4th - and Loving it!
Wednesday, July 04, 2012      0 comments

Yes, I'm alone on the 4th - but don't cry for me, Argentina - I'm looking forward to this! DH is on vacation with a couple of friends and I've been planning to spend this day cleaning and organizing my house! Well, looking forward to the end r... Read more
I love Pinterest - Best cooking tip ever!
Monday, July 02, 2012      3 comments

I got hooked on Pinterest about 8 months ago, when it was still fairly new. I was planning to redecorate/renovate my home and it was a great place to pin pictures I like from Houzz and other online decor sites. I have really found some grea... Read more
The ugly truth of what I ate yesterday.
Sunday, July 01, 2012      4 comments

I just updated my food log with what I ate yesterday, and I'm thoroughly disgusted. Leftover pizza for breakfast, 1 Taco Bell soft taco for lunch, and a salad from Chick-fil-a for dinner. Sounds like it could be worse, but then there was the cho... Read more
May have screwed up, but not totally sure. AKA how many calories in bun?
Wednesday, June 27, 2012      1 comments

Okay - so I went over my calories today, at least I think I did. I went to lunch with some girls from work and had Vietnamese bun. No idea the calories. I've seen from 120-450. I went with my best guestimate and counted up a total of about 600 c... Read more

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