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Missing my kids :*(
Tuesday, July 19, 2011      5 comments

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Wired and ready to go! Day 1 of the Continuous Glucose Monitoring System
Thursday, July 07, 2011      4 comments

emoticon I had my training class today for my Continuous Glucose Monitoring System! I was able to insert the sens... Read more
Glad I planned in advance and had a snack handy!
Saturday, July 02, 2011      5 comments

Walking in the Sarasota area is awesome! My husband and I usually do the beach walk every weekend but today we decided to walk the John Ringling Causeway Walkway. We drive across it every time we head to the beach. The views are spectac... Read more
Got the call I was waiting for!
Monday, June 20, 2011      9 comments

Hooray! Just before dinner, I got a call from MedTronic Minimed. My newly upgraded insulin pump will arrive tomorrow and I was approved for the continuous glucose monitoring system. I have had problems here recently with my blood sugar ... Read more
Welcome back to SP my baby girl!
Sunday, June 19, 2011      3 comments

1 long year ago my daughter and I were doing SP together and we were awesome at it! She lost an amazing 13 pounds in 2 months. She inspired me so much. Together, we felt that this was not impossible. Then my husband and I moved to Florida an... Read more
So nice to find SP friends!
Saturday, June 18, 2011      0 comments

Well, after my rant a couple of days ago, I am feeling much better! Thanks for letting me air my frustration! Sometimes you just got to let it go. I am so happy that I am getting responses to my Sparkpage from friends I made a year ago an... Read more
Wednesday, June 15, 2011      6 comments

emoticon I am SUPER frustrated! It seems from the moment I sit down at my desk until the moment it is time to go... Read more
Sunday, June 12, 2011      1 comments

I am proud that I have been able to resist ALL temptation the last 3 days. Hubby and I went to the beach today to take in the warm sunshine and beautiful water. He brought a HUGE submarine sandwich filled with all the yummy stuff I love to eat... Read more
Friday, June 10, 2011      5 comments

emoticon Well, here I am again. I have had a roller coaster year without much success in losing weight. I can't ... Read more
The results are in! My Endo visit
Monday, June 14, 2010      2 comments

Amazingly (or maybe not so much) my Hemoglobin A1C has dropped from 8.3% to 6.2%! For those of you who don't know, hemoglobin A1C is a blood test that shows the average amount of sugar in your blood for 3 months. My Endocrinologist was e... Read more
Can't wait for the 1st weigh-in!
Saturday, June 12, 2010      5 comments

I've been at this lifestyle change for 3 days now. I can't wait to see at least a pound gone when I weigh in. I have walked over 3 miles and my daughter and I have been doing a little silly dancing in the mornings! I love dancing with her. S... Read more
Day 1 - Ready to Supercharge what I have already been doing!
Friday, June 11, 2010      1 comments

Hi fellow Sparkers! I joined Spark just yesterday after my daughter told me about the program. I consider myself well on the way to leading a healthier lifestyle since I have already lost 46 pounds in the past 6 months with diet and exercise; ... Read more