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Biggest Loser Challenge
Sunday, November 01, 2009      6 comments

One of the teams I belong to, Life Inspired Calgarians is part way through a 10 week Biggest loser Challenge. We have two teams - Amethyst and Sapphire. I'm on the Amethyst Team. There's no voting off the challenge like the TV show just some wee... Read more
What a difference 40 pounds makes!
Wednesday, October 28, 2009      4 comments

I was reviewing some old photos from when I did the Vegas Half Marathon in Dec 2007 and looking at ones from this summer. WoW!!! ... Read more
Be Careful What You Order!
Tuesday, June 02, 2009      0 comments

Oops went for lunch with parents and overindulged - not in amount but in what I ate. Forgot that somethings can be deceiving and blew my calories all to heck along with fat. Who knew a salad could be over 1100 calories. I had the Crispy Ch... Read more
Torn between two loves...
Saturday, May 16, 2009      2 comments

Today I weighed myself and I'm still losing. I've dropped 36 pounds and I love it. I love how my fat clothes no longer fit, they literally fall off. I love how even some of my thinner clothes are now even too big. So as the weight falls off I'm ... Read more
Happiness is...
Sunday, April 12, 2009      2 comments

...going on vacation. Staying with "in-laws", eating fantastic meals but sticking to the plan and still having a great time, only to come home and find you've lost 2 pounds for the week! ... Read more
Rockin it and Staying on Track
Friday, April 03, 2009      2 comments

Tonight I went to a Nickelback concert. So how does one rock on but not fall off track? It's all about being prepared. I packed along some goodies to keep me from being tempted by the popcorn, nachos, burgers, beer and more that lurk everywhere ... Read more
Good Planning
Sunday, March 22, 2009      0 comments

I rode my bike yesterday, outside wearing a short sleeved shirt. My physio guy says I need to ride my bike more often and eventually my knees won't bother me as much running. So knowing the weather was supposed to suck for Sunday, I did my worko... Read more
The Ups & Downs of Sleeping In
Sunday, March 22, 2009      0 comments

Today was one of those days where getting up and getting dressed just didn't seem to be on the agenda. Yup I opted to sleep in and skip run club. Mind ya lately I've been doing a lot of that on Sunday's. I'm really not a morning person or mornin... Read more
BMI Stuff
Tuesday, March 17, 2009      2 comments

So when "they" talk about weight and size BMI or Body Mass Index is often part of the conversation. I know mine was considered "Obese" last time I checked but I was curious to know more, such as what weight will move me from "Obese" to "He... Read more
Swimming Along
Tuesday, March 10, 2009      0 comments

I finally made it back to the pool. I had taken a couple weeks off because of a bad cold. Yeah I know the girl in the comercials swims even when sick. Not me I'm a wimp...lol. As I hadn't been there for a bit my timed section was only 250 m... Read more
If you must go to the Buffet...Run there and back...lol.
Sunday, March 01, 2009      0 comments

So today my daughter wanted to go to a breakfast buffet at a nearby restaurant. I was concerned about "falling off the wagon". Buffets are not a dieters friend...lol. To hopefully make up for any temptations I might find when I got there I opte... Read more
I'm shrinking!
Saturday, February 28, 2009      1 comments

I had hoped to lose more this month but I'll take the 5 I did lose after all I only joined SparkPeople on Feb 11th. However, what is more impressive is the inches. I've lost 9 inches off my waist, 3 off my hops and 2 off my bust. I'm happy... Read more
Feeling Better
Friday, February 13, 2009      0 comments

I've been fighting a bad cold all week and it sucks. I think I said that in an earlier post. Well until this thing is completely gone, I will likely keep saying it. Okay enough about crap, on with the good stuff. Yes, I am feeling better a... Read more
Getting Started
Wednesday, February 11, 2009      0 comments

Today is day one for me and being sick it was tough to eat all that I needed. Mind you staying pretty much in bed all day really doesn't require much calorie intake. I am feeling better then I have all week so hopefully tomorrow I will make it ... Read more