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Thursday, January 02, 2020      12 comments

Ha! It has been over 5 years since my last blog. Do I sound like confessional? Recommitting to a plan so 1st step is being more active on ... Read more
My summer vacation with apologies to my supportive team!!
Wednesday, July 30, 2014      12 comments

My apologies to all for being MIA for the past 3 weeks, I was NOT abducted by aliens although my family and friends think menopause is playing havoc with what brain cells I have left and making some rather *different* decisions with the journey ... Read more
Things I love,,,,,
Saturday, August 31, 2013      12 comments

Copying idea from fellow team mates and fullfilling promise about blogging more my 3 sons. Tyler (oldest) Mitchell (baby) and Devon (my problem child lol) ... Read more
No remorse today!!
Thursday, April 11, 2013      6 comments

As I sit and watch the snow blowing someone thought they would make me feel better and sent me this. I have to admit,,,,, I did smirk!! ... Read more
Reflection on last 10 weeks!!
Friday, November 09, 2012      8 comments

While reading over my blog on beginning of fall season, I am making my checklist of what I did or not do for this. 5 things that have held me back in the past 1. Lack of interest: I always start off strong and then slowly drop off. ... Read more
WINNING!!!! at losing!
Tuesday, September 11, 2012      6 comments

Let me explain something 1st. I NEVER win at anything lol. Last May, Spark had a discount special for people interested in purchasing a Body Media. I knew a little bit about it from watching the Biggest Loser on tv so I thought what the heck... Read more
BL Fall Challenge
Thursday, September 06, 2012      4 comments

5 things that have held me back in the past 1. Lack of interest: I always start off strong and then slowly drop off. 2. Lack of accountablity/excuses: somehow the saying *today is another day* fits too often. 3. Late nit... Read more
Spring Challenge Summary
Tuesday, May 22, 2012      5 comments

2 more days and this 10 week challenge is a wrap . My goal was to lose 10 pounds but instead lost 15.5 so far. Emotionally have not felt this strong in years!!! On April 4th I started on the body media core fit. Thru spark people, you receiv... Read more
Winter Challenge Summary
Wednesday, February 22, 2012      2 comments

Lesson learned this challenge was *No Excuses*. Looking over my last blog and my list of 5 things I wanted to do, I accomplished all of them. Added bonus was the 15 pounds I wanted to lose this 10 weeks and I lost 18! At times I found mak... Read more
redefining the next 5 weeks
Thursday, January 12, 2012      3 comments

So for the ITC challenge this week we've been asked to list 5 things that we would like to accomplish for ourselves in the next 5 weeks. So here are mine... 1 - Lose another 7lbs total for the 10 weeks 2 - Keep up the 10,000 steps ... Read more
Defining the New me (5 goals for the Spark into Spring Biggest Loser challenge)
Tuesday, February 23, 2010      12 comments

When I 1st joined SP in jan I started with 5 mini goals. The first one was to lose 20 pounds by my birthday in feb. I lost 22 and has been a bit if a struggle since. I still have been exercising, tracking my daily nutrition but since Valentine'... Read more
top 50 questions about me!!!!!! :)
Saturday, February 20, 2010      3 comments

I took this from Dan (PapelBon58). Thought it would be fun just to throw some miscellaneous fun facts out there. Feel free to copy and fill in your answers. 1. What time did you get up this morning? 5 30 am 2. How do you like ... Read more
My 1st month on Spark and for once I lost weight not my patience!!!
Friday, February 12, 2010      21 comments

Well I did it!!! One full month on Spark and I lost 22 pounds and 7 inches. I know I could have done alot better as I still did the *dining out*, I still had a couple of glasses of wine on weekends, even had pizza and wings on Super Bowl lo... Read more
my 1st week on spark!!
Tuesday, January 19, 2010      8 comments

wow what a week!! My 1st week in and I lost 8 pounds!! I am so very thrilled, I ate everything I was supposed to eat, exercised alot and feel the best I have in months. I got my book yesterday and now am patiently waiting for the calendar I purc... Read more