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Happiness is an A1C of 5.3!
Wednesday, November 30, 2011      1 comments

I'm still here and losing if any of you have missed me. Okay, maybe losing is a bit of a stretch. I've been on a 4 month plateau, but have went down almost a full size in the past month! I've upped my calories and my exercise intensity per my... Read more
I'm still here!
Wednesday, June 01, 2011      0 comments

Long time no see, I know. I'm happy with readings from the doc last month, blood glucose was 77, BP was 110/70. He didn't even take my A1C level, said he would do that again in August since I was doing so well. My cholesterol had been on the... Read more
disappointment strikes
Saturday, August 14, 2010      3 comments

I'm sooooo upset. After 6 months of NO sugar and very low carbs except for a couple "woops" and ONLY 2 "don't wanna hurt their feelings so I'll eat just one bite" my glycemic index rose from 5.7 (in May) to 6 this week. Doc put me on some ver... Read more
I did it!!
Sunday, July 11, 2010      5 comments

I did it!! We went to 6 Flags this weekend and not only could I fit thru the turnstalls, the bars and seat belts on the rides all latched with ease! I had very little trouble keeping up with hubby and son---hubby has long legs and son was soooo... Read more
Still here!
Tuesday, June 15, 2010      2 comments

Have finally hit a 42 lb. loss--I am so excited!!! Just 24 away from a MAJOR goal. I have to be really careful to get in all my calories this summer with all the fresh veggies around, can't BELIEVE I constantly am going under 1000 per day. Tha... Read more
Sunday, April 25, 2010      3 comments

Have been stuck at 28 pounds for over 3 weeks. O.M.G. I was so frustrated and disheartened, but kept walking and doing strength training as normal. Finally started tracking religiously again and guess what, was barely making 1000 calories a d... Read more
Long time no write
Sunday, March 14, 2010      2 comments

Hi there, hope this finds you feeling healthy and motivated. Been extremely busy at work and church and had family sickness (flu, bronchitis, etc.) so have been doing just the basics on SP. I'm starting a new streak tomorrow, going to exercise... Read more
I'm back, I think!
Saturday, January 30, 2010      3 comments

It's been so hectic at work finishing and distributing W2s and quarterly reports that I've neglected SP. Feeling it, too. It's funny how you get so connected to your friends on here and actually miss talking and sharing things with them. I th... Read more
Thanks for the encouragement!
Monday, January 04, 2010      2 comments

Wow, I'm amazed at the encouragement I've received! Thank you all so much for your kind and uplifting comments. I weighed in this morning and have lost 1 pound of the 2 I gained, so am really happy with that. I did the first exercise of the b... Read more
First blog entry, kinda nerve-wrackin' !!
Sunday, January 03, 2010      6 comments

Okay, so here we are, the first couple days of the new year are history already. I've done well with nutrition and water, just exercise has seemed to elude me once again. However, I did sweep the snow off the entire sidewalk and stairs at chur... Read more