SLENDERELLA61
350,000-499,999 SparkPoints 362,249
SparkPoints
 

SLENDERELLA61's Blogs

Mundane Blog
Friday, April 18, 2014      17 comments

Do I have a pound of trash? Or have I discovered something new? Perhaps I should call it fire-roasted great northern beans? I was going to do a cross between an overnight soak and a quick soak by bringing them to boil, but I forgot them. Now I h... Read more
Recommendations Needed
Monday, April 14, 2014      18 comments

My new glasses - single vision so I can see the ground well, Transitions for shades, and wrapped at the temples for unobstructed view - are great EXCEPT they fog up. This morning I ran over 6 miles in my neighborhood. I loosened up the strap to ... Read more
I Missed You!
Thursday, April 10, 2014      25 comments

We went to Nashville to the Women's NCAA Basketball Championship. Our seats were way, way, way up high: ... Read more
Glasses, Tight Shoestrings, and Staying in Condition
Saturday, April 05, 2014      17 comments

I got my new glasses. They have removable magnetic parts at the temple corners that make them like goggles, especially good for cycling. The lenses are Transitions, changing from clear to sunglasses. They have an adjustable removable strap in th... Read more
Scanned Finally
Friday, April 04, 2014      11 comments

My friend, Bertie, who took these pictures asked that I scan and post them, so here goes: Here's a picture of me finishing the 1500 meter walk. My official time was 11 m... Read more
Unexpected Motivation
Wednesday, April 02, 2014      17 comments

I enjoyed a slow, easy run on the TM today with almost no coughing. Just missed two runs due to the cold. I'm back!! There are some new signs at the Y that I like. "Good Things Come to Those Who Sweat" and "Stick with It. What is Hard Today Wil... Read more
Powerful Short Autobiography
Saturday, March 29, 2014      18 comments

If you haven't read Portia Nelson's Autobiography in Five Short Chapters, I recommend you do so: www.dwlz.com/Motivation/
tips26.html I see many parallels with my weight loss journey. Do you?... Read more
Short Blog
Wednesday, March 26, 2014      18 comments

Not much in a blogging mood recently. Forgive me. I'm around and I'm reading blogs. I'm doing fine; eating healthy, running, and cross training. Feeling good. Not sweating the scale, but weighing for the At Goal & Maintaining Plus Team weekly. L... Read more
Easy, Cute, Tasty -- What More Could You Want?
Sunday, March 23, 2014      21 comments

We made these cute banana dolphins today and the kids loved them!!... Read more
Another Celebration Of 5 Years of Maintenance!!
Friday, March 21, 2014      20 comments

NOW I'm officially at 5 years of maintenance! I've gotten wonderful applause and congrats from the At Goal & Maintaining Plus Transition to Maintenance Team. And, although that title is a mouthful, it is a fantastic team!! Their research says (I... Read more
Healing, Dancing, Running and Changing
Thursday, March 20, 2014      15 comments

Gwen (3 year old granddaughter who I keep 4-6 days a week) is much, much better. She's eating and sleeping and wanting to play. Runny nose is about her only complaint now. Relief! I enjoyed the Senior Dance this morning. My friend who power... Read more
Wanting Relief for Gwen and Sleep for Her Mom
Tuesday, March 18, 2014      18 comments

Gwen, the 3 year old, is really sick now. For a couple days she had too many symptoms to take her to the YMCA, but she didn't feel bad. I thought her cold was like the one I just got over, not too intense although it hung on a while. But now Gwe... Read more
Giving Up Scale Struggles this Happy St Paddy's Day
Monday, March 17, 2014      18 comments

If you've ever struggled with the scale number, and especially if you've ever let the scale number cause you to give up your efforts to be your healthiest and happiest you, be sure to read today's Daily Spark: www.sparkpeople.com/blog... Read more
Inspired by Slimkatie
Saturday, March 15, 2014      17 comments

I was so proud to see my SparkFriend, SlimKatie, featured in April's Runner's World magazine. She is AWESOME. Page 50 and 51 are more than half filled with her before and after pictures; she has lost 120 pounds. Her story on page 54 is one many ... Read more
Routine Blog
Friday, March 14, 2014      15 comments

If you didn't read my "5 Surprises" blog on March 11, read that one. This one is just day to day living stuff. I enjoyed the Lakeland Runners Club meeting last eve, even the pizza. I bought a fuel belt for long distance running as a birthda... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 Last Page »