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Back again!
Sunday, July 21, 2019      1 comments

I've taken major steps to turn my life around. I had to get some negative/toxic people out of my life, changed careers, advanced in my new career, and took some vacations. Now I'm fully comitted to getting back into this journey of weight-loss/h... Read more
I'm back with a new goal
Saturday, March 03, 2018      4 comments

My dad just died of cancer. Right before he died, he said, "Sweetheart, please get healthy." His plea was out of love. I have about 60 lbs to lose until I hit my first major goal. I have decided that I am going to lose 10 lbs in March with the ... Read more
What A Week!
Thursday, April 21, 2016      1 comments

We have had a crazy past 7 days. Last Thursday, there was a shooting in our neighborhood. My daughter was away at work on the same street as the shooting happened. I freaked out and texted her. She answered right away that she was safe. We live ... Read more
A little progress (PICS!)
Sunday, January 10, 2016      4 comments

My daughter and I went to some playoff fun event downtown Phoenix today. Here's an old pic and a one from today!! I'm down 30 lbs and have a long way to go!! ... Read more
Just Not Enough Time!
Friday, December 18, 2015      5 comments

Do you ever feel like there just isn't enough time in the day? I was making dinner for me and my son tonight and had the things that I still wanted done before bed. I might've actually groaned because there was no way I was going to get it all d... Read more
The Gym
Tuesday, November 17, 2015      1 comments

I am a big fan of the gym! I looove going there. The people, the workout, the atmosphere. My daughter and I were going nearly every day. When she started college and met new people, I feared that she would stop going to the gym. Why does this ma... Read more
Failure
Sunday, November 15, 2015      3 comments

I was shocked to see the headlines announcing that Rousey lost her fight. My daughter really looks up to the fighter and I mentioned it over coffee this morning. "Don't say that. I don't want to hear about her loss," my 18-year-old said. I... Read more
Forgiving
Thursday, November 12, 2015      6 comments

If you've followed my blog for any length of time, you probably know that I went through a horrible breakup a few months ago. We were engaged and all of our things had been entwined (bank accounts, ect) that it sure felt like a divorce. For 2 1/... Read more
The Mountain I Climbed Today! With Pictures :)
Tuesday, November 10, 2015      1 comments

My daughter has been wanting me to go hiking with her. We haven't gone to the gym in 3 weeks or so, mostly due to my injuries. She mentioned hiking today and I mentioned the gym. She won. Here we are, getting ready for this adventure. ... Read more
Some progress! With pics!
Thursday, September 17, 2015      6 comments

So I have some progress to share. The first picture is from May. The other is from a week ago. I just love how thin my face looks!! ... Read more
Opinions, Please!
Sunday, May 31, 2015      3 comments

I have an event tomorrow. We are going to an Italian restaurant. I'm going to eat... no question. Should I watch what I eat all day (count calories) to give myself some extra for dinner or eat healthy (like I have been lately) all day and have a... Read more
My biggest inspiration!
Saturday, May 30, 2015      1 comments

My daughter graduated high school last Thursday. Here's a girl who had a social disorder that prevented her from talking most of her childhood (from... Read more
The spark finally hit
Saturday, January 10, 2015      5 comments

If you read my blog, you'll see that I've been in a really dark place since I've started it. I'm sorry for all the depressing, whiny blog posts. I've even thought about deleting them but won't because I want to see my journey later on. Anyway, T... Read more
Feeling defeated on the first day of new year!
Thursday, January 01, 2015      2 comments

Dan and I had to do some errands today. Well, I have a new recipe I wanted to try so I needed to go to the store and he needed to get a part for the car. It turned out that we did a lot of driving to find this part but couldn't because every pla... Read more
A Small but Surprising Scale Victory!
Thursday, September 11, 2014      4 comments

So, if you read my last blog post, you know it was my birthday last week. I celebrated way too much and figured I would pay for it this week. Well.. I lost 1 lb. Yep. Surprised me for sure but I will take it! One more step in the right direction... Read more

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