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  • The Second Half

    8/2/2016 11:54:43 AM, by JENNKFIT

    This begins the second half of Summer vacation. Five more long wonderful weeks to go before the 10 month whirlwind starts up again. Once again ... Read more

  • Two Weeks and Wow

    7/2/2016 9:47:09 PM, by JENNKFIT

    I am so glad I'm on my way to another chunk of weight loss and the scale is moving in the right direction. I stumbled upon another week in Mexic... Read more

  • Long Time No Blog

    6/29/2016 10:07:16 PM, by JENNKFIT

    Sorry about that, things got hectic for a while and I just wasn't blogging. I'm at 166 now and I have a very long 6 weeks until my Mexico vacati... Read more

  • So Much Rain

    5/6/2016 5:38:48 AM, by JENNKFIT

    This week has been a low pressure downer. Rain every single day and I'm not feeling well. Going to call the doc when they open at 8:30am. I'll... Read more

  • Dive Calories

    5/5/2016 1:37:46 PM, by JENNKFIT

    One argument for selling all of my worldly possessions and moving to Play del Carmen and getting a job with a dive shop is I'll never have to wor... Read more

  • Four More Weeks

    3/25/2016 6:10:12 PM, by JENNKFIT

    Wow, that's all I have left until my trip in April. I can make even more progress before then. That's another 8lbs if I work really hard. The w... Read more

  • Be Conscious of Your Thoughts

    3/3/2016 6:12:16 AM, by JENNKFIT

    Recently I renewed my membership to www.gaia.com/ which gives you unlimited online access to yoga and meditation videos. It is ... Read more

  • 10 Weeks and 17 Pounds

    2/16/2016 6:32:36 PM, by JENNKFIT

    That's pretty easy to do isn't it? I have 10 weeks to reach my goal weight of 150lbs and I'm coming in at 167 right now. Game on. I'll be in M... Read more

  • Snow, Eleven Weeks and 20 Pounds

    2/8/2016 9:25:12 AM, by JENNKFIT

    This year we have off for Lunar New Year. In NYC it is a very popular holiday and a huge percentage of students miss school for it, so the mayor... Read more

  • Feeling Okay On Monday

    1/25/2016 6:18:35 AM, by JENNKFIT

    Big Blizzard for us, over 30 inches in some places. I only got 13. Our schools are open today which is crazy. The roads aren't plowed, the bus... Read more

  • Not There....Yet so Plan B

    1/1/2016 8:47:55 AM, by JENNKFIT

    Okay, I will get out on a hike today, just not the one I thought. Not quite ready for a big social hike yet, around 4am my stomach started telli... Read more

  • Making the Choice part II

    12/31/2015 5:29:32 PM, by JENNKFIT

    This is always the easy part, getting ready for something. I emailed the hike leader introducing myself and my desire to join the group tomorrow... Read more

  • So What Do I Choose? Less Obvious Than You Think...

    12/31/2015 12:53:03 PM, by JENNKFIT

    Okay so I have a dilemma that shouldn't be a dilemma but it is, so I'm reaching out for help right now because this is when a room mate would com... Read more

  • Need New Photos

    12/28/2015 7:27:46 AM, by JENNKFIT

    I was looking at the photos on my spark page and noticed just how old they are. Not really progress anymore when they're in the past. I'll need... Read more

  • No More Team?

    12/19/2015 8:41:58 AM, by JENNKFIT

    Okay, so a while ago I created this cute little Spark team for locals in Westchester County NY. I have only 16 members and with the exception of... Read more

  • Hang On?

    12/14/2015 9:35:32 AM, by JENNKFIT

    Even though I have been yo-yo'ing I still have made progress. I started 2014 at 180, and I started 2014 at 170. I have time to lose weight in t... Read more

  • No Tracker No Spark

    12/6/2015 12:10:47 PM, by JENNKFIT

    I think I may be leaving SparkPeople.com finally. They just discontinued my spark tracker challenges and ruined the entire year of trying for 12... Read more

  • Missing Another Goal

    11/30/2015 6:18:01 AM, by JENNKFIT

    So I know I'm not burning enough calories. I got to 167 and I'm supposed to be 165 tomorrow morning to start the month but I don't think I'm goi... Read more

  • Change is Coming

    11/7/2015 10:09:11 PM, by JENNKFIT

    So my mom has been having some pretty severe health problems and spent some time in the neuro ICU at our loal hospital so I'm going to be staying... Read more

  • First Goal Marker

    11/3/2015 7:42:03 AM, by JENNKFIT

    Okay so being honest on my new journey. My goal for today was 170, I got to 173. This is fine, it's still progress. My next goal is 165 on Dec... Read more

  • Fell Off The Wagon And It Left Me Behind

    10/23/2015 6:15:50 AM, by JENNKFIT

    So I'm going to have to build a new wagon. We're talking major crash, back up to 175 like I accomplished nothing. Eating garbage food almost ev... Read more

  • Shorter Grey Days Ahead

    10/13/2015 2:55:13 PM, by JENNKFIT

    Sorry, I know I need to write more and keep up with things. Work is exploding in a flurry of busy and I'm home today with a stomach bug. The da... Read more

  • A Good Morning

    9/17/2015 6:16:43 AM, by JENNKFIT

    This is a much more positive morning for me mood wise. Larrie taught me to take my emotional temperature every morning and I have not been as di... Read more

  • Made It Through A Day

    9/16/2015 9:24:08 PM, by JENNKFIT

    It started difficult and there were many challenges but I made it. Thanks everyone for the support today. A bunch of things went wrong, but a b... Read more

  • Waking Up with Dread

    9/16/2015 6:12:58 AM, by JENNKFIT

    Maybe I'll finally make that phone call to Larrie today. My thoughts in the morning are very counterproductive. Starting around 3am I just star... Read more

  • Long Weekend Changed

    9/13/2015 6:09:52 AM, by JENNKFIT

    This is the second time this year dangerous weather has kept me from my Mt. Marcy hike. They're predicting 60 degrees with rain all day and afte... Read more

  • Farmers Markets vs. Pick your own onsite

    9/12/2015 7:11:21 PM, by WESTCHESTERGAL

    I live near NYC and just returned from a 2 week vacation in upstate New York. This is my opinion on the difference regarding the title topic. I... Read more

  • Three Days In

    9/2/2015 8:41:48 PM, by JENNKFIT

    I've spent about 16 hours so far at work fixing up my room this week. We don't have to come back until next Tuesday, but the students come back ... Read more

  • One Week Left

    8/28/2015 8:53:01 AM, by JENNKFIT

    That's how long I have left to finally get my poor apartment in order. Talk about procrastination, I've been meaning to do this all year but thi... Read more

  • A Good Summer

    8/26/2015 6:29:07 AM, by JENNKFIT

    My mountain trip got rained out but will be rescheduled soon. I know I haven't blogged in almost 2 months, sorry everyone. It's been Summer and ... Read more

  • Off The Grid

    7/5/2015 6:39:09 PM, by JENNKFIT

    So I'm taking a road trip, leaving tomorrow for the Adirondacks to hike Mt. Marcy and generally relax in the country. I think there is wifi, but... Read more

  • Types of jobs & facing adjustments

    6/27/2015 9:25:25 PM, by WESTCHESTERGAL

    My husband & I have been thru a lot the last 2 yrs. Caring for his father for 5 months, then suddenly he falls out of bed, in the hospital for a... Read more

  • Erasing A Lot

    6/9/2015 11:28:13 PM, by JENNKFIT

    I have wrote and deleted several blogs lately. Guess I just wrote too much and wasn't ready to share it all. I'm limping to the finish line and... Read more

  • Five Weeks Until Mt. Marcy

    5/31/2015 9:27:18 PM, by JENNKFIT

    I can lose 10 pounds before my trip and my knees will thank me on that 15 mile Mt. Marcy hike. I'm staying at the Adirondack Loj for a few days ... Read more

  • Gentle Downcycle

    5/29/2015 8:22:31 AM, by JENNKFIT

    The past 2 mornings I've felt despair and very lonely and started crying both mornings. I've had such positive days with the 10 minutes daily fi... Read more

  • Daily Fitness Day 8

    5/27/2015 8:52:17 PM, by JENNKFIT

    Not a bad little streak going now. Up to day 8 and this is a day I would have normally skipped exercise of any kind. I donated double red cells... Read more

  • Six Mile Day

    5/23/2015 9:58:34 PM, by JENNKFIT

    I was aiming for 5 miles today and wound up getting 6 done instead. I'm happy with that. This is day 4 of trying 10 minutes of fitness every da... Read more

  • I actually don't want to this year

    5/23/2015 9:49:21 AM, by JENNKFIT

    All year I have had it in my head that this is the year I don't wind up visiting my parents for a few weeks in the Spring because of whatever pro... Read more

  • Sore, Healing, Positive

    5/20/2015 6:11:17 AM, by JENNKFIT

    I'm feeling okay even if I'm a bit sore. I'm taking care of everything inside and out and things are healing up well. I rotated my mattress las... Read more

  • Bad Road Rash, Great 20 Miles

    5/17/2015 9:32:33 PM, by JENNKFIT

    Ouch, that's all I have to say. I did get 2 bike rides in this weekend, 21 miles on Saturday and 20 miles today. I fell off my bike today, cras... Read more

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