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Dealing the deuces
Tuesday, November 08, 2011      0 comments

Sunday, April 25, 2010 - a year and a half ago - my last post - which was nearly 2 years from the post before it - But unlike that April post - the past year and a half have been a combination of good and bad - Still struggling with work - still... Read more
Time Flies
Sunday, April 25, 2010      0 comments

has it really been almost 2 years? Funny how life keeps getting in the way of living. But i guess there comes a time when doing something about living has to take precedence over day-to-day life. I had actually even forgotten about SparkPeopl... Read more
Hot Hot Hot
Monday, July 21, 2008      0 comments

It's definitely a Monday morning, was a struggle to get up this morning, but I managed to put in 15 minutes on the elliptical, and I do feel better, though now I'm sticky and hot, but at least that small sense of accomplishment. Ankles hurting ... Read more
certainly not the hare
Monday, May 26, 2008      0 comments

but, with turtle-like steadiness, making slow progress. ive lost a few more pound, and am slowly working on improving habits and lifestyles. its a good thing, and im proud of each step, though the very slowness of it frustrates me..im not a pa... Read more
Can old dogs learn new tricks
Sunday, May 04, 2008      1 comments

I guess there is something almost instinctive about new starts and fresh slates...as humans we seem to try and find almost any excuse to proclaim a specific day or time as *a new day* ... new years... birthdays....heck, every monday is a fresh s... Read more
Sunday, January 13, 2008      2 comments

I've lost 6 pounds since the beginning of the month, and I'm very happy about that. Only 4 more pounds to get back to square one lol, but at least that holiday disaster is melting off my hips now! I know some of it is water weight, but still, ... Read more
Feeling Strong
Saturday, January 12, 2008      0 comments

woke up this morning feeling very positive. It's cold out, but went for a short walk and now am going to hit the elliptical.... managed 20 oz of water already, so that's going well, and I'm ALMOST looking foward to stepping on the scale tomorro... Read more
It's a date
Thursday, January 10, 2008      1 comments

Well, that changes everything. Just found out today that I will be going on a Caribbean Cruse on Sept. 8. I have never been on a cruise in my life, and I am thrilled to pieces. However, I also have not worn shorts, much less a swim suit, for ... Read more
Monday, January 07, 2008      4 comments

January 7, a new year, and all i've managed to do is take steps backwards, not forwards. Every good intention, all that enthusiasm and positive attitude, and I'm 10 pounds worse off than I was when I started. It was beyond sickeningly hard to ... Read more
Thursday, November 29, 2007      2 comments

Well, I came home in a good mood today, feeling rather proud of myself. It'd been another busy day, and didnt even get breakfast till after noon, but I managed, for one more day, to stay away from the snack machine AND the soda shop. And after... Read more
Tuesday, November 27, 2007      0 comments

WooHooo! Two days in a row! Thats gotta be a ... lol well, pitiful... milestone, but still, it's a milestone, so I'll take it. Today was a good, if kinda screwed up day. Amazingly hectic, once again, at work, not only were we under a tough de... Read more
Once again
Monday, November 26, 2007      1 comments

Seems like TIME is going to be my biggest hurdle. Once again days pass and I have barely had time to breathe, much less pay attention to ME. Today was a good day though, completed all my exercises, plus 20 minutes of cardio, and stuck to my di... Read more
Saturday, November 10, 2007      0 comments

Doesn't it figure in life, you start something - something good for you, something just for yourself, something you really want and need to do - and all of a sudden life goes nuts and interupts. I was off to a good start six days ago, or so I... Read more
Sunday, November 04, 2007      0 comments

Wow, less than 24 hours into this and im already at a conflict point....but also kinda proud of myself. My pledge to myself last night when I started this was that today was going to be a cleaning day.... not only cleaning out of thoughts and a... Read more
The journey begins
Sunday, November 04, 2007      3 comments

All the corny sayings come to mind: It's the dawn of a new day; The longest journey begins with a single step; Today is the first day of the rest of your life - as a writer, I cringe at the use of such cliche and trite phrases, but the fact is.... Read more