My Journey: Take Two
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 6 comments
Once upon a time(way back in 2010), I found Sparkpeople. Worked my butt off and lost 135 lbs. I was happy. Confident. Healthy. The end. Or I so I thought. Whomever said, "All good things must come to an end." seems to of had some ins... Read more
Coming out of hiatus...a new knee, a new year and new resolutions...
Sunday, January 01, 2012 15 comments
Man, it has been a long time since I have been here! I have missed it. Missed all of you! I am still maintaining my 145lb loss. Some parts of maintenance have been super duper easy. I truly hated how unattractive and unsexy I felt when I wa... Read more
What I miss from 140lbs ago
Friday, July 08, 2011 309 comments
I opened my eyes thinking about this subject this morning. You know those few moments where you aren't quite awake but not still sleeping, and the house is blissfully quiet, and your mind wanders? Well, my mind wandered to thoughts of twinkies a... Read more
Maintenance is kind of boring...
Saturday, June 11, 2011 14 comments
Actually, it's TOTALLY boring. Zzzzzz. So I am putting along. Holding my own and maintaining my weight(it really is time for some updated photos soon) which, don't get me wrong, is totally FREAKIN' AWESOME but man, it is completely dul... Read more
I haven't been too sparkly lately....
Friday, April 22, 2011 11 comments
.....but for all of you that have sent me emails, I am still here. Still reading. My body seems to have finally settled at the 135 lb range. I have stopped losing and I am doing well maintaining. I'll admit that I haven't been tracking my ... Read more
Sometimes my own stupidity amazes me...
Thursday, March 24, 2011 14 comments
Ugh. Sometimes, despite my IQ, I do the most idiotic things. Generally, those idiotic things are born out of stubbornness. I wish there was a pill for that. My newly fixed knee is now UN-fixed because I didn't listen. My Doctor said I ... Read more
It turns out I skate better while intoxicated...
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 17 comments
...Or so I found out this weekend. (Don't try this at home). It was my birthday this past Friday. My very first birthday in my lifetime where I wasn't overweight(or at least since weight started to matter to me when I was like 13). I g... Read more
Clothes shopping and my descent into vanity
Friday, February 25, 2011 16 comments
I haven't blogged much lately because I haven't had much to say. My Spark dimmed a little when I stopped being able to exercise as much as I was used to. Turns out when that happens, bad habits re-emerge which starts a cycle of feeling bad about... Read more
Life in the slow lane...
Sunday, February 13, 2011 9 comments
...the REALLY slow lane. So I had planned to do a Sparkaversary/I hit my goal weight blog but I have been too busy. (CODE FOR: I am too lazy to get dressed and put make-up on to actually have a picture taken) It's coming. It's com... Read more
Extreme couponing Canadian style.
Saturday, February 05, 2011 34 comments
Being an athlete isn't all its cracked up to be right now.
Wednesday, February 02, 2011 23 comments
Just a quick blog because I am cranky and uncomfortable and oh, so frustrated with my damn body. Sunday's off skate Roller Derby workout was awesome. I burned an amazing 1986 calories. Insane. Until I stepped wrong when trying to knock down... Read more
Adventures in Roller Derby: Day One
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 20 comments
It seems my day is going to be filled with ice packs, groaning, and wishes for the people who love me to just shoot me and put me out of misery. OMFG. Roller Derby is not for wimps. I did good last night. I was nervous. When I ska... Read more
I Miss Losing Weight A.K.A The Never Ending Plateau
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 16 comments
Sifting through the blogs on my Friend Feed and seeing lots of people feeling the "blues". I don't know if it's just rubbing off on me or if I was there already but I have the weight loss blues as well. Blah. I have not lost an ounce s... Read more
I came. I saw. I conquered. And I skated.
Sunday, January 23, 2011 27 comments
And I am now a Roller Derby Girl!! Yay me! Another thing to check off my Bucket List. I was sooooooo nervous. I roped my husband into coming with me and volunteering to be a referee because for one, he is an amazing skater, and se... Read more
This is the best I can do for bikini pics right now..
Saturday, January 22, 2011 14 comments
Sorry to those of you who asked for more vacay pics. This is the best I can do for bikini pics right now until my MIL shows up with my memory cards! ... Read more
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