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My last six months
Sunday, June 30, 2013      7 comments

These last six months have been such a roller coaster for me. I have moved back to the states from Canada. I miss my friends in Canada so dearly but am happy to be back ho... Read more
Moving back to California ----- Good bye Canada
Wednesday, December 26, 2012      11 comments

emoticon Wow- I can't believe it has been over a year since I posted a blog - such a slacker. I hope every... Read more
Feeling defeated
Tuesday, December 06, 2011      8 comments

I feel like I am on a roller coaster with my health. I had been doing so well with my consistency and noticed big changes in my weight and the way my clothes were fitting. I have been struggling with a knee injury over the past 6 weeks ( my... Read more
1,500 days on Spark People
Thursday, December 01, 2011      3 comments

Today when I went to log in I saw that as of today I have been on this site for 1,500 days. I cannot believe that it has been this long. I absolutely love this site. I have come to realize that whenever I am active on this site (tracking fo... Read more
I really CAN do this
Saturday, November 12, 2011      5 comments

Update - the wedding dress fit! AND I shed inches all over the place. I think I will stay away from scales. Every time I weighed myself I didn't really see any progress but when I put the dress on, they had to put pins in to make a lot more alte... Read more
Less than 50 days away
Saturday, November 05, 2011      1 comments

sooooo, emoticon how to begin this whirlwind of a blog. My mind is all over the place with excitement and frustration... Read more
4 Years ago today - I made a choice that changed my life
Monday, October 24, 2011      7 comments

Today is my FOUR year spark anniversary. I cannot believe that it's been four years. When i joined Sparkpeople I never thought that it would change my life the way it has. I used to think that i was so health oriented, yet I was not at the weigh... Read more
It just doesn't stop
Monday, August 29, 2011      7 comments

Lo and behold - I get into a great rhythm and start an active routine again and think - shedding 2 to 3 inches for my wedding - no problem. Well it seems like the joke is on me. My Achilles has been tender and a little swollen. Yesterday it was ... Read more
160 days to go
Friday, July 15, 2011      6 comments

It's been a while since i have blogged. I'm down to 160 days to go till the wedding. Went through a slight depression and pitfall. I was doing great and feeling confident THEN i took a kettle bell class which caused an abductor and hamstring str... Read more
203 days to go
Thursday, June 02, 2011      0 comments

Wound up staying up past midnight last night to work. I am happy to report that I was able to bypass the need to snack. Although it was difficult. I kept envisioning all the things that I had in my fridge and what I could do with them. I finally... Read more
204 days to go - Got great news from my daughter
Wednesday, June 01, 2011      5 comments

Today was a great day. My daughter informed me that she will be starting a nursing program in the fall. I am so happy to hear that. I have been so worried and scared for her. I know that we aren't supposed to worry about our kids so much but I w... Read more
205 days to go - daily dates with myself
Tuesday, May 31, 2011      4 comments

Today I won't have any work till 11 am and am hoping to get at least 6 hours in of work. Tuesdays have been bad for me lately. Don't know why but it is usually the day I get bashed from work and feel so dejected then I don't work out and eat wro... Read more
207 days to go - learning more about myself everyday
Sunday, May 29, 2011      2 comments

So far today has been a great day. I got my outdoor running shoes and went for what I thought would be a short 30 minute run. I was pleasantly surprised that over 5 miles later and 60 minutes - I had more than out done what I intended to do. I h... Read more
208 days to go - why did I eat from his buffalo burger?
Saturday, May 28, 2011      3 comments

Things have been going well in the last couple of days. I have been steadily getting at least 30 minutes of exercise of day. Yesterday it was closer to 1.25 hour. Wen... Read more
210 days to go
Thursday, May 26, 2011      0 comments

My last blog was about getting engaged. I realize it is time for an update. I'm not sure if it is the fact that I'm turning 40 in a couple of weeks (what is it about that age?!), my continuing financial problems, or the fact that I have continue... Read more

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