So Wierd
Friday, October 24, 2008      1 comments

I weighed myself before bed last night and it said 169.4. I weighed myself this morning and it said 161.8. Apparently I lost 7+ lbs while sleeping!!!! LOL I guess I'll just have to start trackign other measurements. ... Read more
Every Little Bit Helps
Wednesday, June 25, 2008      2 comments

This is a saying from my deceased grandmother, so if you find it a little crude, forgive me. "Every Little Bit Helps" said the man who peed in the ocean! I think this is something we need to remember. I started this journey 5 months ago and ... Read more
Pulling it all together
Sunday, May 04, 2008      0 comments

Well, I decided to make a change in my life and start selling Partylite products cause I LOVE them, think it will be fun, and just want a different opportunity. I think this will dovetail nicely with my spark goals because it is all about mot... Read more
Good Choices! Good Choices! Yeah!
Sunday, April 13, 2008      3 comments

So I'm starting to now find ways to get a little bit of exercise in when I don't have time to hit the gym. Mainly it has been walking at lunch and the fact that the weather is nicer is probably a big impetus. Nonetheless I'm very excited about... Read more
The evils of Food Network
Sunday, April 06, 2008      4 comments

I once heard an NPR news report that compared the food networks shows to porn and I think they are right. It's decadent, lustful, and too much is bad for you. Unfortunately for me Food Network is my husbands background channel of choice. I ca... Read more
Friday, April 04, 2008      2 comments

I've been posting my accountability journaling in the "30 Somethings with 25-50 lbs to lose" accountability thread, so I'm not slacking off there. But I had a couple of realizations over the past couple days that I wanted to share. The fi... Read more
Keeping Myself Accountable
Tuesday, April 01, 2008      1 comments

So that I may succeed I need to keep track of my goals, successes and downfalls. Since I will have to see my blogs everyday, this is where I will be holding court for myself. These are the things I was proud of today: That I got up right... Read more
Starting over.
Monday, March 31, 2008      1 comments

I've gained four pounds in the past three weeks so today i am committing myself to starting over. I know it is going to be hard and that it is up to me to do this. I need to focus on other ways of dealing with stress than eating. I need to le... Read more
In the land of dreams
Tuesday, March 25, 2008      2 comments

So instead of getting dressed and going to the gym this morning during the only time frame I had to go, I went back to bed. Now I know this sounds like depressive behavior but it wasn't. I love being in bed. Napping is seriously one of my fav... Read more
Here it comes again...
Monday, March 17, 2008      2 comments

The baby obsession. I'm guessing cause I just turned 31. For the past three days I keep thinking about getting pregnant. I spent a lot of time in therapy working on accepting that it would happen eventually but my time for trying was not yet ... Read more
The Power of Spark
Thursday, March 13, 2008      1 comments

I can't believe how much this site is helping me -- it keeps me motivated and focused. I felt like I was totally going to say f--- it early in the day but now I'm on and I know what I'm gonna eat and I'm excited to got to the gym later on. Yea... Read more
The pains of good living
Wednesday, March 05, 2008      1 comments

I had the best lunch today -- healthy and delicious. I had a meatless chicken patty, broccoli, pretzels, hummus and yogurt. And about an hour and a half later I nearly doubled over with gas pains. And that's the way it's been going -- I eat ... Read more
Team Support
Friday, February 29, 2008      0 comments

I'm feeling really good about what I'm doing today and I think its because I got some great emails from people on the Leaving 160-ville team. It's just making me smile with positive-ness and helping chieve my goals. A nice word, a kind action,... Read more
Monday, February 18, 2008      0 comments

Yesterday someone asked me to help them find information on how to write a one page biography. We didn't really have anything but I didn't tnink it was to hard a project. Then I looked at this page. It just goes to show you learn something n... Read more
Tuesday, February 12, 2008      0 comments

I've been seriously following the program for about two weeks now and I've learned some valuable things. It was VERY HARD at first. I didn't know at all how to keep my calories in check but one of the best things I've learned is that I CAN hav... Read more