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Thursday, February 06, 2014      40 comments

I disappeared last year when I found out my husband and I were expecting our 4th child. I chose to disappear because I just didn't have time to keep up on here, work, school, my family, my doctors, etc. etc. I know that sounds like a really lame... Read more
Tuesday, March 12, 2013      3 comments

It seems as though the past 8-9 months have been a whirlwind of things that have pulled me in so many different directions and my body is definitely feeling the effects of it... From my step-father's heart attack to my brother's near death... Read more
A little sleep progress...
Tuesday, March 05, 2013      4 comments

I am taking a few days off from work to be able to work on the house and school and actually have managed to get a wee bit more sleep at night. I know it'll be short lived when its time to return to work, but I'm happy to catch up a little right... Read more
Needing to form better sleep habit!
Sunday, March 03, 2013      8 comments

I want to be able to form a habit of getting more sleep at night. On average, I manage to get 5 -6 hours but I know I would benefit more if I could a get minimum of 7. My scheduled is jammed every moment of the day and I have tried to rearrange ... Read more
Restarting January Jumpstart
Tuesday, January 08, 2013      2 comments

I had signed up last Tuesday for the January Jumpstart Challenge and have not been able to be consistent with the videos like I should. I have been tracking everything, eating well, and working out, so today I have made the decision to restart! ... Read more
Wrong and Right Directions
Friday, January 04, 2013      6 comments

So far this year, I have done pretty well. Except for last night when we went out to eat. Even then I didn't do terrible as I had a caesar salad and teriyaki grilled chicken breast topped with pineapple. The bad part was the coleslaw and the loa... Read more
Happy New Year and January Goals
Wednesday, January 02, 2013      5 comments

It has been a while since I blogged and I am going to once again attempt to make it at least a weekly habit. Happy New Year to everyone! Hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season and is ready to conquer whatever resolutions and goals th... Read more
Roll Up the Newspaper...
Wednesday, November 07, 2012      8 comments

and swat me on the rear because I realize I have been a bad doggie... I haven't blogged in so long and I haven't been tracking like I should. I was so looking forward to the Fall challenge and wanted to exceed the goal I had set. I know it isn't... Read more
Not weight related, just update on what has been going on...
Monday, October 15, 2012      10 comments

For those that don't know, last Wednesday night my baby brother (okay, he's 22 but still a baby to me!) was hit head on by a severly intoxicated young woman. His vehicle flipped multiple times and landed upside down and was pretty flattened on t... Read more
Serving sizes?
Thursday, October 04, 2012      5 comments

I've always measured serving sizes for fruits and vegetables by half cups, unless it was a whole item like oranges, apples, or bananas which I count as 1. Am I correct in the way I do this? What do each of you consider a serving size for fruits ... Read more
September Wrap Up and Goals for October
Monday, October 01, 2012      10 comments

My goals and progress for September: 1) Complete 1200 fitness minutes for the month (managed to get 1001) 2) Lose 5 lbs. (lost 4 lbs.) 3) Begin another challenge (began New You Bootcamp and waiting for Fall 5% challenge to begin!) 4)... Read more
Mission accomplished, but feeling kinda ill??
Sunday, September 30, 2012      4 comments

I did it! I finally broke in my new running shoes! I ran 1.28 miles in 13 minutes. This, to me, is absolutely amazing! No sign of shin or knee pain as of yet so I was pumped when I got back home and re-did yesterday's boot camp video and the vid... Read more
Finally, ready to run....
Friday, September 28, 2012      3 comments

One of my goals for this month was to be able to run a mile without stopping. I have not been able to even attempt to accomplish this yet this month because I hadn't been able to get my new running shoes yet. While it may sound like an excuse to... Read more
Going to make rest a priority...
Friday, September 21, 2012      1 comments

Only .2 loss this week and that's okay because I really didn't expect much more than that. I have not worked out as often as I usually do this week and have been focusing on school. I need to try to make myself go to bed earlier because I know t... Read more
Preparing for Fall 5% Challenge
Wednesday, September 19, 2012      3 comments

I started being active on SP because I was tired. I was tired of being self-conscious, tired of shopping for clothes and never finding anything that fit right, and just plain tired mentally and physically all the time. I want to lose weight and ... Read more

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