Wednesday, July 29, 2015 12 comments
Why do we do these things to ourselves? I started my day out strong. Even got some fitness minutes in before the sun was totally up (thanks to my hubby's truck breaking down and my having to drive him to work). But quickly things turned around... Read more
Four weeks and going strong.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 6 comments
Yep. Once again I am restarting. I should know better by now that I do so much better when I hold myself accountable by logging on to SP. But I keep losing interest in tracking after a week or two. This time I'm at 4 weeks of faithfully logging ... Read more
When you have trouble seeing the light, read this.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 6 comments
/strange-and-beautiful/... Read more
"Exposed by my children for what I really look like."
Friday, July 25, 2014 5 comments
Saw this article and had to share. Tomorrow my family and I are going to the beach (for my birthday, like we do every year) and this just hit home. http://www.huffingtonpost.co
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People can be cruel.
Friday, October 18, 2013 33 comments
I went to the track again today, this time on my own and on a different day than I usually go. I had had to force myself to go in the first place because lately I've been going with a couple of my friends and have felt more motivated by having t... Read more
Veggies on a Flourless Cauliflower Pizza Crust
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 3 comments
Have to save this one somewhere where I can find it super quick and easy. Sounds so good that I am definitely going to give it a go. And looks pretty painless to make too =) http://recipes.sparkpeople.c
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The day my van decided to take matters out of my own hands.
Monday, September 09, 2013 6 comments
Getting back on track over and over and over again. Not complaining mind you. As long as I'm not quitting I'm happy with myself. And each day that I push myself a little more is a day to be proud. Each day that I don't allow myself to have that ... Read more
Lessons from a Donkey.
Sunday, September 08, 2013 8 comments
One day a farmer's donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do. Finally, he decided the animal was old, and the well needed to be covered up anyway; it just wasn't worth it t... Read more
When your mother says she's fat (by Kasey Edwards)
Saturday, June 08, 2013 10 comments
My youngest sister posted this article that she found, on Faceboook, and after reading it I knew I had to share it here too. When your mother says she's fat KASEY EDWARDS Last updated 05:00 06/06/2013 Dear Mum, I was seven whe... Read more
Starting, and starting, and starting again.
Sunday, June 02, 2013 11 comments
As long as I don't give up I'm happy to keep starting over as many times as it takes. This time I've got a full week under my belt again. Yay me! Funny how, when I started on here in June of 2012, I had no problems keeping up with everythin... Read more
The return of Esther
Monday, April 15, 2013 10 comments
I've been missing in action, on here, for much too long. Falling back into old habits. Losing new, good habits. Gaining back the weight I'd taken off in 10 months...but it only took 4 months to put half back on. But I AM restarting, o... Read more
The search continues.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 12 comments
This past month my husband and I decided that I will need to try to jump back into the work force with both feet. Though I have lots of experience I haven't actually been in an office setting in over 8 years, so I'm entering this stage with a lo... Read more
Today is a very good day.
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 12 comments
Short and sweet, and to the point. ;o) The highlight of my day was receiving a call to invite me to an interview for a job I applied to last week. This is an ideal job for me and my family. Hours would be Monday through Friday from 11-3. So I ... Read more
It's a great appointment when your doctor notices your weight loss
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 20 comments
Just got back from my family doctor, regarding my back. Long story short he thinks there's a possibility of a slipped disk and suggested physio, once again, to help strengthen the muscles and relieve some of the pressure on my back while sl... Read more
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