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Miss my little Josie
Thursday, June 26, 2014      5 comments

Last week was really difficult for me. One of our chihuahuas (Josie) passed unexpectedly. I've always known when a pet has been sick and had the opportunity to say good-bye. To not have that time is devastating. She had had a fever which we'... Read more
Shopping - Success!
Thursday, March 27, 2014      4 comments

I went shopping today on my lunch. I actually bought a size 10! In just over 3 months, I've gone from a size 16-18 to a 10! I'm shocked and amazed. I am so happy. I haven't bought a size 10 in 15+ years. I have hated shopping for clothes f... Read more
Another 3 pounds gone
Saturday, March 22, 2014      4 comments

I'm up to 42 pounds lost since my surgery December 16th. I feel so much better and have so much more energy. Down 3 sizes, almost 4 and can't be happier. 40 pounds to go but hitting the half way mark feels amazing. So glad I made the decision to... Read more
My Grandma
Friday, February 22, 2008      0 comments

My Grandma is my greatest inspiration. She passed away last week at age 89. She was such a wonderful person who lived for her family. I went to visit her in California just days before she passed. I think this has been the single most diffic... Read more
Surviving the Holidays
Wednesday, January 02, 2008      1 comments

Well I made it through the holidays. I lost 2 pounds! I thought for sure I would gain but would have been happy with staying the same. I was thrilled to discover that I actually lost. While it's not a record breaking loss, it's still a loss ... Read more
Are you kidding???
Tuesday, September 25, 2007      1 comments

I can't believe it. I gained 1/4 pound. I walked almost 6 miles this week in addition to my regular workouts at Curves. I'm trying to stay positive and say it's muscle since my body fat % did go down but it's still discouraging. Am I EVER go... Read more
Tuesday, September 11, 2007      0 comments

Well, after 9 weeks of losing. Not alot at a time but still losing. I gained a 1/2 pound. I'm really upset about this. It could have been worse and I know I totally blew it this last weekend but I exercised so I the wishful thinking of just ... Read more
Frustration hits
Tuesday, August 28, 2007      0 comments

Well, last week was good. This week I only lost 3/4 pd. I know it's still a loss but I was really hoping for at least a pound. My short goal is to get out of the 190's and then go 10 pds at a time from there. I'm just not getting there as fa... Read more
Monday, August 20, 2007      1 comments

I finally lost my first 5 pounds since starting with SparkPeople. I am so happy to have found this website. What a great place! 5 down, 67 to go but I feel that I've hit my first milestone. It has been SO VERY long since I can say that I've ... Read more