feeling pretty discouraged...
Monday, May 28, 2012 5 comments
Notice a pattern here sparkfriends? At the beginning of the week, I feel weak, overwhelmed, HUGE, and upset. Could that be because I literally exhibit no self control on the weekends? At the end of the week I tend to feel GREAT! STRONG, powe... Read more
day 3 of 7 - feeling pretty great!
Friday, May 25, 2012 5 comments
So, my last post was about how miserable I was about being the size I am now with a wedding coming up in just a short 18 weeks. While I did not magically overnight become smaller, or more okay with the size I'm at now... I've now realized that ... Read more
18 weeks till the wedding!
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 8 comments
And there is NO way I'm walking down the isle the way I am now. I do not feel sexy, confident or proud of myself... and I'm not trying to be harsh with myself, it's just the way I feel. I also think I've gained weight since I bought my dress s... Read more
Week 2 Day 2 of Back on Track!
Tuesday, May 08, 2012 3 comments
So yesterday went really well! Went for my run at lunchtime and it didn't feel as hard to do as last week! Stayed under my 1650 calories for the day, which is great and huge for me! I did have some unhealthy snack food but limited it to half ... Read more
Week 2 Day 1 of Back on Track!
Monday, May 07, 2012 3 comments
So far, Week 2 is going extremely well! I'm back on track and READY to lose all of the weight that I've gained back! I'm feeling strong and confident and in control. Last week, from Monday - Friday afternoon I ate very well every day and ... Read more
I'm ready to let positivity into my life again!
Monday, April 30, 2012 3 comments
Well sparkies, it's been a rough while for me emotionally and mentally over the past 9 months, which is probably why I haven't been around as much as I should have been and is partly to blame for me gaining 29 pounds, making me the highest weigh... Read more
I need your help pls!! (not diet/fitness related...)
Wednesday, March 07, 2012 4 comments
So, on Christmas Eve I got engaged! It was the most magical night in my life.. and I'm SO happy that I get to marry my best friend this September. I love planning events, so planning my own wedding has so far been a blast! Well, that is until... Read more
Finding my new 'Healthy'/declaration of independence from oppression (DIY Challenge July 1-4)
Monday, July 04, 2011 1 comments
I started this blog last week after joining the DIY challenge, but I started it before the first 'challenge' was posted so I thought I would just tie it into the blog portion of the challenge, as what is asked is that we make a declaration of in... Read more
Wow, it's definitely been awhile! & DIY Entry Card
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 3 comments
Finally - new shoes!!!
Tuesday, May 03, 2011 6 comments
YAY! I am SO excited to go home and try these babies out. I went at lunch to the Running Room, tried on a few pairs, but these ones were the ones! I got the Nike Vomero+ 5s and they feel amazing! It's so weird to put on a new good pair o... Read more
People in Ottawa - I would appreciate advice!!
Monday, May 02, 2011 0 comments
I am going tonight for my first pair of 'real', fitted, perfect for my foot running shoes. Any suggestions where I should go? I have thought of the Running Room but not anywhere else, yet. Also - do you just go into the store and say ... Read more
Pain, pain, pain...
Monday, April 11, 2011 4 comments
Hi everyone! It's been a really long time since I've posted a blog... over a month ago! I'm still here and tracking, reading people's blogs, running etc but for some reason have just really not felt like writing a blog out. Sometimes I'm all ... Read more
Wednesday, March 02, 2011 6 comments
I am struggling. I am having such a hard time with this thing lately that I don't know what to do. I WANT to be happy and toned and in control of my body. I WANT to regularly work out. I WANT to have power over food and I for sure do not wan... Read more
Taking back my progress.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 1 comments
Okay, so I joined the gym Feb 8 and kicked sweet a$$ at it for a week and a half, and then I got sick. I'm totally going to own up to the fact that while I was sick, I ate my weight in bad food. I really had the mindset that 'I'm sick, I need ... Read more
I need a kick in the butt... please!!!
Monday, February 21, 2011 4 comments
Okay, so on Thursday I woke up and was severly sick - sore throat, stuffed up, losing voice.. the whole package to a typical cold. It felt kind of heavy in my chest, so after debating I decided to NOT go to the gym even though it was IN MY CALE... Read more
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