Getting myself healthy
Friday, September 30, 2011 1 comments
I will be away from Sparkpeople for a little while. I am getting my feet fixed so that I can run again without having the pain and numbness that I have been having. I finally decided that I needed to do this in order to be the best me I can be... Read more
My first virtual 5k
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 1 comments
I finally got myself to complete my first virtual 5k. I walked most of it but did a few sprints in between. My time was 57 minutes. I am going to try to keep doing at least one 5k every week. I thought that if I put it on my blog and told ev... Read more
What a great week!
Friday, June 18, 2010 2 comments
This week it has all just finally clicked for me. I am eating the right amount of calories without really having to think about it too much. Exercise has really felt like a part of my routine. I come home from work, chat with the family for a... Read more
My first try at Wii Your Shape
Friday, May 21, 2010 2 comments
I finally got my new game in the mail today. I got a great deal on E-Bay. $15 because the box was damaged, but everything is brand new. I don't care what the box looks like! This is a $50 game and I don't think that box is worth $35. An... Read more
So I tried Aldi...
Saturday, April 10, 2010 5 comments
I was very impressed with this store. I went to the one in Arlington because I heard that they have great produce. Everything was extremely fresh and the prices were great. They don't have a huge selection, but all the main types of produce a... Read more
Chili's Guiltless Grill is great!
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 1 comments
Chili's has a new menu called the guiltless grill. All meals are under 750 calories! I went Friday night with my family. I belong to a website where I get to try products for free or at a discounted rate and just write about our experiences.... Read more
My measurements for PM no weigh-in challenge
Saturday, May 31, 2008 1 comments
Weigh yourself: 179.4 - 5/31/2008 Measure your Waist: 42 - 5/31/2008 Measure your Hips: 46 - 5/31/2008 Measure your Neck: 14 - 5/31/2008 Measure your chest: 38.75 - 5/31/2008 Body Fat: 48.8 - 5/31/2008 Bone Ma... Read more
Week 5 Friday Challenge Complete!
Tuesday, April 01, 2008 1 comments
Well, I actually made it through this weeks challenge. I really surprised myself. I didn't think there was any way that I would be able to do it. I did make some minor modifications. ----------------------------
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My first Friday Challenge
Thursday, March 27, 2008 3 comments
OMG! For my first Friday Challenge for Project Mayhem, I had to do 10 crunches, 20 squats, and 10 push ups continuously for 15 minutes. Then wait 5 minutes. Then go at it for 15 more minutes. Then wait 5 minutes. Then go for 5 more minutes.... Read more
My tale of the scale
Friday, March 21, 2008 1 comments
Well today I finally did it. The big thing that I have put off all of my whole adult life. I broke down and bought myself a scale. I have never wanted to know what I weighed. After all, it couldn't really be that much, could it? But now tha... Read more
Near death experience
Monday, January 21, 2008 2 comments
OMG! I took my first step class tonight. My sister said that it wouldn't be too bad. Holy cow, I thought I was going to die right there in the middle of the YMCA. When I first walked in, two other women said that it was their first time ... Read more
I lost 3 pounds in week 1. Go me!
Sunday, January 20, 2008 0 comments
Wow! This is really working. Thanks to everyone that has been supporting me and encouraging me through this hard first week. I have been pushing myself at the gym. I just keep hearing the trainer that showed me how to work all of the equipme... Read more
Day 1 was a good day!
Monday, January 14, 2008 1 comments
I think I did pretty good for my first day. I hope I can keep it up. I ate healthy and worked out for 1-1/2 hours. My legs are sore from the treadmill. I think I will take my sister's advice and soak in the tub for a little while. No pain, ... Read more