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Reflections on a Weight Loss Contest
Tuesday, December 21, 2010      2 comments

Hi all, Let me start by saying I have been awful about logging onto to SparkPeople lately. I apologize for being absent. Nine weeks ago I signed up for a weight loss contest at mission FITNESS, the training facility wher... Read more
Just for me.....
Friday, October 08, 2010      4 comments

I just reread the blog I posted earlier and was disgusted with myself. Who is that person? Where is the optimistic woman who has accomplished more than she thought possible? Have I reached all my goals, no....but I'm a hell of a lot close... Read more
The same ole' blog again....
Friday, October 08, 2010      2 comments

This week has been really bad for me. I just feel "off", don't know how else to describe it. I think that my frustration over my weight loss (or lack there of recently) is taking it's toll. The stupid scale just won't move! Now I know I'... Read more
Pity Party? Table for one?
Tuesday, September 14, 2010      6 comments

I am in a terrible funk the past few days. I can't really put my finger on exactly what is bothering me but I am hoping that this exercise of writing (typing) will help me snap out of it. I have been reminded often lately that I should be ... Read more
Learning about failure
Monday, August 16, 2010      2 comments

I haven't written a blog (or much else) recently. I have been living my life, finding new hobbies and pushing myself out of my comfort zone! Since joining Spark I have talked a good game about all the things I wanted to try, all the things... Read more
Don't stop unless you Puke or Die!
Thursday, June 24, 2010      11 comments

Isn't it Jillian Michael's who says that? Last night, after a CRAPPY day I was dreading doing week 3 of C25k AGAIN. I am struggling to get past week three but whatever, at least I'm doing it. Well last night the air in CT was like s... Read more
C25K - Week 2
Wednesday, May 26, 2010      5 comments

I started the Couch to 5K program a week ago and have had mixed feelings about it, along with mixed amounts of success and setbacks. My husband agreed to start the program with me. I thought this would be fun to do this together (more on that ... Read more
Sam and Stephanie???
Wednesday, May 05, 2010      4 comments

Ok, I have to ask...am I the only one who didn't see that surprise coming on Biggest Loser last night? Sam and Steph are together?? How did I miss that?? This is the first season I've watched BL. I am an admitted TV snob. I don't watch a... Read more
Vacation time and lessons learned
Tuesday, April 27, 2010      4 comments

My husband, children and I just spent 5 days in Cancun. We had a wonderful time. It was relaxing, the weather was great and it was so nice to just "hang out" with my family. I really am blessed to have such an amazing husband and the two best... Read more
Goodbye 160's!
Thursday, March 25, 2010      6 comments

quick note before I run out to work....I weighed in a day early and it was fantasic! I am out of the 160's NEVER TO RETURN AGAIN. Isn't it the greatest feeling to know that the number you see on the scale today you won't see again. I feel... Read more
Hello, my friends
Tuesday, March 23, 2010      2 comments

Hello all. I am so sorry that I've been away for the past week and a half. We have a new firewall system at work and I can no longer log in throughout the day. I hate when work interferes with my life. Just a quick update: I'm stil... Read more
All about me...in a word!!
Tuesday, March 09, 2010      3 comments

Where is your cell phone? Desk Spouse? Josh Your hair? Blonde Your mother? Great Your father? Greatest Your favorite thing? kids Your dream last night? Taxes ??? Favorite drink? ... Read more
My trip to "Thinville"
Thursday, February 18, 2010      8 comments

Writing just to get a few things on paper (computer) and out of my head..... When I started this trip to Thinville I knew this was unlike other trips. I had tried everything in the past, for short periods of time. This time I started my t... Read more
I felt a Spark today
Tuesday, February 09, 2010      3 comments

Dearest Spark friends, Today I felt a Spark. I had a "woo hoo" moment. Now, bear with me while I give you some background...... I started my healthy life journey back in January 2009. My husband and I decided that enough was enough.... Read more

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