How Alan Alda is helping me lose weight.
Friday, April 24, 2009 4 comments
Today was "library day", the day we drop Son off at school and Daughters get to go to story time. I love library day because I get to pick out a few books for myself. Today, on a whim, I picked up the biography of Alan Alda (Hawkeye Pierce on MA... Read more
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 3 comments
Okay, so yesterday I was feeling terrific. I didn't feel totally back to my old self, but I felt mostly normal. I decided to skip aerobics thinking it was still a little too soon since I was still feeling a little congested. But, I had so much e... Read more
Knocked on my behind but still hanging in there.
Saturday, April 18, 2009 1 comments
I have been such a spark slacker! It has been 9 days since I last posted a blog and I have totally ruined all my streaks. Arggg. I have been soooooo sick. The cough that had me not feeling well a couple of weeks ago didn't go away and this week ... Read more
I need MORE food???
Friday, April 10, 2009 4 comments
What has been my biggest surprise the last couple of days? I am not consuming enough calories! Most days by the time I finish entering my food for the day I find I am still well under the calories allowed. I do not want to max out my calorie int... Read more
My inspiration to keep with it.
Wednesday, April 08, 2009 1 comments
Today my son played his first baseball game of the season. My daughter should have played too, but she was sick today so she didn't get to play today. This baseball league lets boys and girls play on the same team so my husband gets to coach jus... Read more
4/10ths of a pound and counting
Tuesday, April 07, 2009 2 comments
I lost .4 pounds today! Yes! I am excited about .4 pounds! That means I only have .6 pounds to go until I've lost 6 pounds. Seems silly maybe, but I am still excited. I am clinging to that .4 pounds because otherwise I feel horrible today. My kn... Read more
I didn't eat the spinach dip.
Monday, April 06, 2009 2 comments
I had a really great weekend. We went to the park on Saturday and met up with lots of family members. Somebody brought baklava so I indulged and ate 1 small piece. Yeah me. I didn't eat more than that. After I ate the baklava I saw spinach dip. ... Read more
A huge sigh of relief
Saturday, April 04, 2009 3 comments
I am so glad this week has come to an end. Today was the funeral for my husband's grandparents. I had only become active on sparkpeople again (after a waaaay too long hiatus) a few days before first Grandma passed away and then a few days later ... Read more
Learned something today.
Thursday, April 02, 2009 7 comments
So, I learned something today...Mozarella sticks are not a healthy lunch option. I know DUH!!! Today my week caught up to me. I did get up and go to exercise class (yeah me!!!), but I was so lacking in energy today I was doing everything half as... Read more
A completely successful day for me.
Tuesday, March 31, 2009 3 comments
Today would be an easy day to call a set back, maybe even a failure. I didn't go to exercise class, I didn't get out in the garden like I was planning to, I didn't do much in the way of exercise. But, here's the thing I did really great all week... Read more
Tuesday, March 31, 2009 3 comments
Today I got up and hurried my children out of the house to go to "Exercise Class" as we call the aerobics class held in the cultural (ie; sports or activities) hall at church. Monday is one of my favorite instructors-Lisa. She gives great instru... Read more
Hodge Podge of experiences
Monday, March 30, 2009 2 comments
Today was so interesting! It started out when I started getting ready for church. As is my habit I stepped on the scale almost as soon as my eyes were open, in fact, today I forgot to put my glasses on first so I had to get off the scale and the... Read more
Dealing with losses without food
Saturday, March 28, 2009 2 comments
I am an emotional eater. I didn't need anyone to tell me this it is pretty obvious when I head straight for the fridg when something upsets me. Yesterday, in a horrible tragedy we lost my husband's grandmother-the matriarch of the family and our... Read more
The benefit of having a pesky little sister.
Thursday, March 26, 2009 1 comments
When we were little sometimes my little sister (Kristen) just bugged the heck out of me. It's true. I think she knows it is true. Anyways, Kristen is on Sparkpeople just like me, well not just like me. 'Cause here's the thing-she is LOTS more de... Read more
New Year, New Me?
Tuesday, December 30, 2008 1 comments
It is almost a new year and I am currently the heaviest I've ever been without being pregnant. I am going to change that! I have been sporatically attending an aerobics class. I know I need to start going on a regular basis to meet my goal of 90... Read more
« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 Last Page »