SP Premium
CHRISBEM
40,000-49,999 SparkPoints 46,434
SparkPoints
 

CHRISBEM's Blogs

Forgotten beauty
Monday, February 11, 2013      5 comments

Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather. John Ruskin I've been feeling a little blue today...maybe because I'... Read more
Looking for exercise buddies
Friday, February 08, 2013      2 comments

With all my friends moving away this year, I want to make an effort to make new friends. I am hoping I can find people I can exercise with...I so need motivation via other people to work out and I need new ways to socialize. I am really trying... Read more
does this blog make me look fat?
Thursday, February 07, 2013      2 comments

“Most people want to be delivered from temptation but would like it to keep in touch.” ~Robert Orben Okay, so this is my downfall...I pray every day that I can get away from weight gain temptation, but then start really missing those tempta... Read more
still sore
Tuesday, February 05, 2013      4 comments

I really did a good work over the weekend...two days later and my legs are still sore!... Read more
walking in sand
Monday, February 04, 2013      1 comments

I am so sore today. I went for a hike yesterday at Indiana Dunes State Park, walked about 5 miles. I tried to do a bit more than what I normally do on the foredunes, and man can I feel it today. My legs are so sore! And, I read an inter... Read more
Swedish Proverb
Friday, February 01, 2013      2 comments

Fear less, hope more, eat less, chew more, whine less, breathe more, talk less, say more, hate less, love more, and good things will be yours.... Read more
meeting new people
Thursday, January 31, 2013      1 comments

Okay, so I'm tired of feeling alone and being mopey after my last guy. I want to feel excited about life again...so I found a new thing to try to meet people, meetup.com. Just signed up for it, hoping it will give me some new activities, help ... Read more
missing things
Wednesday, January 30, 2013      6 comments

“I don’t miss him, I miss who I thought he was.” As I sit here, thinking of what I am having trouble with in my weight loss journey, I am being reminded of missing the way I view things. I'm having trouble with losing a friend who became a... Read more
small jobs
Tuesday, January 29, 2013      2 comments

Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves. Read more at http://www.brainyq... Read more
Playing the cards
Sunday, January 27, 2013      4 comments

"When we long for life without difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds and diamonds are made under pressure." – Peter Marshall The last couple of weeks have been stressful, dealing with a now unfortunately former f... Read more
inspiration
Friday, January 25, 2013      5 comments

You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club. Jack London ... Read more
Time is of the essence
Wednesday, January 23, 2013      2 comments

Over the last 24 hours, time has become such a big word for me. There are so many things to do, and trying to cram in everything into such a short day is so hard. I am really having to force myself to be creative with exercise - I'm looking in... Read more
froze on the trail
Monday, January 21, 2013      3 comments

I am really trying to make an effort to exercise more. Even though it was only 13 degrees farenheit today, I forced myself to go out for a half hour walk along the beach today. I hope it gets a little more bearable and I can force myself up an... Read more
Stress: My Mortal Enemy
Wednesday, January 16, 2013      5 comments

I am amazed at how much stress can take a toll. Over the last several days, I been dealing with my little circle of close knit friends losing our only male member. He's been acting a little off for a while, but finally, this weekend, the rest ... Read more
finding the beauty
Monday, January 14, 2013      1 comments

I managed to get out for a 6-7 mile hike at Indiana Dunes State Park over the weekend. I had forgotten how pretty it can be there in the winter, especially when you get further back on the trails. There's parts, that when there's some snow, ju... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Last Page »