confession & reality check
Thursday, July 30, 2009 5 comments
okay, so when i say that i fell off the wagon, it's more like falling off the wagon, tumbling down a cliff and nearly drowning in water below.... i had "done it" - or SO close to my goals that i was almost satified with what i had accomplis... Read more
Memorial Day just took on a whole new meaning.....
Sunday, May 24, 2009 3 comments
Happy Memorial Day to everyone!! this year it's taken on a whole new meaning to me as my oldest daughter, Kristen just swore into the Air Force on friday, may 22nd - she has a year before she leaves, but she officially in the Air Force!! ... Read more
i've never been this low
Monday, March 23, 2009 7 comments
this morning was monumental for me - at 143.8, i went below my previous all-time low weight in, i think, about 10-15 years. i've backed off a little on the insane exercising - i'm going for about 1 to 1-1/2 hours, four to five times a week. i ... Read more
i almost ran yesterday...
Thursday, March 19, 2009 4 comments
that's it.....i know sounds droll, huh? well, i haven't ran in AT LEAST 22 years, and that's when i was forced to in high school gym. since then, i figured that it would take one of my children to be in death's grip to get me to run again........ Read more
okay, so i'm really bad....
Wednesday, March 18, 2009 5 comments
at this blogging thing. i feel like if i don't have a lot to say or something important, than why bother......but some of my favorite blogs are people's "every day" stuff. so, here i go, i'm gonna try to do this on a regular basis.....i should... Read more
change of perspective - thanks mary!
Wednesday, July 23, 2008 4 comments
so, all along i've had the goal to lose 50 lbs and right now, i'm between a 30-35 lb loss. i've been looking at it as not a great accomplishment so far since i still haven't reached my goal. plus, 35 lbs is not nearly as impressive as 50. wel... Read more
chutes & ladders
Sunday, July 20, 2008 6 comments
remember this game as a child? we all worked to get to the top, climbing ladders and trudging along to get there, but occasionally landing on the slide and slipping down a bit.....well, i hit my slide. i've been going strong since february 16t... Read more
ACS Bike-A-Thon success!!
Monday, July 14, 2008 4 comments
Yesterday was the American Cancer Society's Bike-A-Thon, biking 56 miles across New Jersey. I bested my previous speed/time by finishing in exactly 4 hours, averaging 14 miles/hour. I'm pretty happy with that!! And even though i've done this ... Read more
another goal date
Sunday, April 27, 2008 1 comments
okay, so i ALWAYS do so much better at doing things if i have a goal/deadline to focus on........first, on february 16th, my boyfriend fred and i booked a cruise for April. That gave me 6 weeks to do as much as i could to look non-whale-ish in ... Read more
Sunday, April 27, 2008 0 comments
okay, so this is my VERY FIRST blog entry ever!! i mean, anywhere - i've read soo many, but never had the "guts" to out myself out there - i've been wanting to, and have thought of many things over the past week that i "would" bolg if i had sta... Read more