Went to my first Sci-Fi/Fantasy Convention a few weeks back. Here's what I wore:
Day 1 was my "Impersonate Who" outfit, since my Fem-Five doesn't fit anymore...
I wish I had gotten a full length pic of this outfit! I was in black bloomers... Read more
Belated HALLOWEEN blog!
Here's what I based my costume on, if you missed the previous blog:
Here I am, in all my Diz-glory!
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Halloween prep... (PICTURES!!)
I'll jump on the bandwagon & post some of my 'progress' pics for my Halloween costume!
It's a Disney themed party this year (anything owned by Dizzz was fair game, so wide open).
I decided to go old-school-retro-traditional. :-)
Here's bas... Read more
And, it needs to end.
It's only been one day, and I'm already kind of weirded out. This is a problem.
Three or four times a day (or more) means you have a problem.
So, it had to be done.
*I had my husband hide my bathroom scale*
It started out ... Read more
Well, dang it all to heck...
So went in for a DEXA body scan today...
Good news & bad news. *of course*
The good news was that my BMI was at 24.9 - officially "Normal"! LOL And, even better, my bone density kicks butt.
The bad news... my body fat percentage is W... Read more
Goals/Plans for the next year...
This year, I've got GRAND plans! LOL
Hubby & I will be doing the SF Progressive Marathon again (June), as well as the Edible Pedal 50 (Sept). And, we're talking about doing a Tough Mudder event.
I'll also be doing the Wine & Dine Half Mar... Read more
Color me AWESOME!
Hubby & I did the Color Me Rad 5k fun run today! It was a total (color) blast!!
We felt a little odd not wearing white - I think we were part of only a dozen or so who didn't. LOL! But, we _had_ to wear our fun run shirts!
Anyhoo.... Before... Read more
Overcoming and Reflection
WEEK 1 ITC: Start by looking at things that might be holding you back from reaching your goals. Make a list of 5 things that might be holding you back or share 5 things that might have held you back in the past. You can do this privately, blog, ... Read more
Summer BLC recap
So. Here we are again... the end of a Biggest Loser Challenge.
The good - I'm still slowly creeping down in weight.
The great - my skin, while obviously abused, is gamely trying to keep up (down?) with me.
The gorgeous - I have been LOVING... Read more
San Francisco Progressive Marathon!
WE DID IT!!
Not only did we do it, we did it in new record time for us! We've never finished a run at home with a sub-14 minute mile... and we finished the final 5K with... Read more
Look what I saw this morning!!
That makes 105 pounds down!... Read more
Reno River Festival - Run Amuck 2012!
WE DID IT!
I won entry tickets off the radio... (I actually won _8_, but I don't have that many active friends locally.) So we got to run for free. Yay!
Hubby & I & our friend, G, did the 2.5 mile course in 42.something minutes. WOOT!!!
No... Read more
What a difference a year can make...
So this is me at the 2011 5K Foam Fest - at 266 pounds - and me at the 2012 5K Foam Fest - at 205 pounds!
Last year, my bestie & I accidentally skipped an entire section of... Read more
Wow... 4 year Sparkversary, came & went!
And, I totally missed it! Heh.
So, May 20, 2008 is when I joined SP. For a couple of years, I plugged along - logging my food & what not. But, I apparently wasn't ready to buckle up & zoom off on my weight loss journey for a few years.
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Bring Your Spring On personal wrapup
I don't know that I had any particular goals this go-round. This makes it hard to hit them, yeah?
Overall, my plan was to just increase my activity levels. This I did. I also lost about 12 pounds from this, which is nice.
This cycle was my f... Read more