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Couldn't wipe that smile off my face!
Friday, September 04, 2009      6 comments

Ok, so last night I went up to the rail trail. Lets see if I can ride a bike without falling over. The vertigo is not great if I bend over and get up, but there is not any of that nonsense when you are riding a bike. So I get on my bike. An... Read more
I am a ________________________!
Thursday, September 03, 2009      9 comments

A couple of weeks ago I read Kate's blog about her work out room.(KEAKMAN) On one wall she has her ribbons and her numbers from races that she has participated in. She also has motivational inspirations on that wall. One had her name and then... Read more
help in an unexpected place
Wednesday, September 02, 2009      6 comments

So it is not a surprise to my friends, that I am depressed. So sad and frustrated about vertigo. Although as a whole I am grateful that it is not as intense as it was 3 weeks ago, it has halted me on my journey to my tri. I cried everytime I... Read more
Safety Net?
Friday, August 28, 2009      15 comments

This is the most difficult month of the year for me. August into September. In august of 1999 I lost my dad who had cancer. He suffered for 9 months with Renal cancer which had spread to his brain his lungs and bones. The Brain cancer was th... Read more
Take a minute to re evaluate my Situation
Monday, August 24, 2009      10 comments

Yesterday was a peaceful day. Focusing on the positive was wonderful. I made a nice meal last night. I made the fruit pizza for dessert. I followed Bizzeemomto3's advice and tweaked the recipe. check out her page, she has a picture of it. ... Read more
Totally focusing on the positive today
Sunday, August 23, 2009      8 comments

Enough whining this week. Time to focus on what is truely important. 1. I am blessed with the best family. Love my husband, daughters , and furry friends. 2. I have a roof over my head. 3. My bills are paid. 4. I have the best su... Read more
I wish I were a hermit crab
Saturday, August 22, 2009      9 comments

I wish I were a hermit crab. If I were I could crawl up in my shell and not make everyone around me miserable. You know I am a half full kind of person, but man am I getting really crabby about this vertigo. I was a good patient. I took all ... Read more
Not very Patient
Friday, August 21, 2009      4 comments

Okay, So I have learned to be patient with weight loss. I do know that consistent exercise and watching my food consumption will eventually result in weight loss. Although not always as fast as I want, it comes off. This vertigo is nasty.... Read more
Oh no veritigo!
Thursday, August 20, 2009      9 comments

On my adventures somewhere I got a bug. The vertigo bug. Yesterday I spent the day getting sick. It was an awful day of spinning. I do not like carasols, so it was complete torture for me. My husband brought me to the doctors. They gav... Read more
I am swimming across the English Channel!
Tuesday, August 18, 2009      14 comments

I went to the college Fitness center. I went to the gym first today. I hopped on the arc just to warm up. While I was warming up the girl that works at the gym was talking. And she told me about the incentive program at the school has to ge... Read more
It is so hot, that I do not want to do a thing.
Tuesday, August 18, 2009      4 comments

Last year. I would have sat on the couch and sweltered today. Today, I am going to the gym. I am dressed to do a bit of lifting and then I am going to hit the pool. Amy called me today and wants to go for a work out at the gym..... Read more
Floating, drifting and relaxing
Monday, August 17, 2009      4 comments

This weekend was so hot. But if you have lived in New England this summer, it has not been so who is complaining. So the whole appeal of having a boat is going out on it. This summer we have gone out on a lot of boat trips, but not on o... Read more
Darn it, I did not want to get downsized!
Friday, August 14, 2009      9 comments

For the past 6 months I have downsized everything in my life. My alcohol consumption, my portion size, my clothes size.... The list goes on and on. And even though it is not always easy to downsize, the results have shown the work and I have b... Read more
Tough week
Friday, August 14, 2009      9 comments

I have not had the best week as far as food has gone. I did not track all week. I am not stepping on the scale today. When I have a week that I am not happy with I usually drink lots of water, and then I track everything for the week. M... Read more
Happy Birthday Dad!
Monday, August 10, 2009      5 comments

Today is my Dad's 76th Birthday. I miss him. I loved him. And I try to honor him with everything I do. He has been gone for 10 years today. Sometimes we have our parents around and we do not appreciate them. I appreciated them e... Read more

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