SLIMSOLO10's Blogs

one of fitness's benefits
Monday, February 14, 2011      6 comments

I was just thinking this morning about my back strain last Wed. which I wrote the extremely long blog about last week! (thanks to those who were so thoughtful and actually read the thing!). anyway, what hit me this morning is the fact that in th... Read more
I am so blessed!
Saturday, February 12, 2011      4 comments

Just about the time I think that the Lord has forgotten about me, he sends me some of the neatest blessings and I remember he is still with me, holding me up through the sad, discouraging times. As I wrote before, I have been having this thr... Read more
Its not a choice anymore
Monday, January 24, 2011      1 comments

Here I am in the New Year of 2011, realizing that losing the weight is not a choise I have anymore. The reason is, in September, actually while I was following the Spark guidelines quite faithfully, I developed a nasty condition called LPR or ... Read more
a big, big box
Saturday, October 30, 2010      1 comments

You may be thinking I am talking about a gift left on my doorstep. that would be nice but sad to say, it is actually what the clothes that are about 15pounds too small are being stored in! Yes, I went through my clothes yesterday to get fall ... Read more
A big turn off
Thursday, October 14, 2010      5 comments

I had an eye opening moment today. We were having a lunch brought in from a sales rep and they asked yesterday what we wanted brought in. Everyone decided we hadn't had pizza for a while and that sounded good. At first I was concerned along wit... Read more
trouble goal
Thursday, October 07, 2010      2 comments

Ok, I have identified a big problem in my weight loss efforts- eating when I am alone! therefore I am making a goal to not eat when no one is in the house or while I'm out and about by myself unless I am eating a sit down meal at the kitchen tab... Read more
insight into problem area
Monday, October 04, 2010      5 comments

Well, hopefully I learned from my mistakes this last weekend. My husband was gone all weekend and it was a disaster for my "lifestyle changes" . I immediately returned to old habits. I know instead of mentally preparing for all the alone time I... Read more
Big loss and still at peace
Friday, September 24, 2010      2 comments

Had a great loss this week-4.1! can't take credit for 1 pound though because had flu yesterday. Yuck. Before that I was down 3.3. feel wiped out today. Its funny how when I finally made up my mind to not worry about the pounds, thats when they ... Read more
Monday, September 20, 2010      2 comments

OK-- I haven't blogged for a month. I think the main reason is that I have been sorting out feelings about my attempts at losing weight. Over a period of a year or so I think that I have finally come to grips with the fact that I'm not going to... Read more
missing spark
Monday, August 16, 2010      2 comments

I am back! Wow, what a crazy but fun time. Lots of company which really threw me off my game. Didn't gain any weight but also didn't lose either! I have missed my spark friends and also the feeling of being in control of myself. I want that b... Read more
Feeling Good!!
Monday, July 26, 2010      1 comments

Just have to share my happiness- I am feeling so much better. For one thing, I survived having bronchitis and sinus infection along with having to sing for a wedding right in the middle of it! The Lord blessed me with about 2 hours of a voice t... Read more
Wednesday, July 14, 2010      2 comments

Yes, I finally lost 2 pounds according to the clinic scale at work! Happy Day! And what makes me even more happy was that my uniform pants finally showed some signs of looseness after trying to lose actually since Christmas. Lots of snacks ca... Read more
I'm going the wrong direction! Or am I?
Monday, July 12, 2010      1 comments

Well, back to work today and all I could say was, "You've got to be kidding" when I stepped on the scale and had gained a half a pound. I felt I had such a good weekend and had good workouts etc. But then I changed my thinking and said, "I AM ... Read more
I overcame it!
Saturday, July 10, 2010      6 comments

I am feeling great today not only due to the fact that it was a perfectly beautiful summer day, but also because I overcame the first bump in the road in my journey since joining the Sparks community. Last Friday, I was very excited to be weighi... Read more
first day
Monday, July 05, 2010      2 comments

I consider this my first real full day with Sparkpeople. It was very exciting to see at the end of the day that I had MET MY GOALS IN EVERYWAY!! what an awesome feeling. I know that if i stick with this faithfully the pounds will come off slow b... Read more