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2020 Year End Wrap-Up
Wednesday, December 09, 2020      6 comments

My word for 2020 is *Choose.* My lockscreen on my phone says: CHOOSE Choose God, chooses faith, choose health, choose love, choose gratitude, choose contentment Even with COVID restrictions taking a lot of choices ... Read more
Big 3
Saturday, September 21, 2019      6 comments

For the 5% challenge we are instructed to list 3 reasons or excuses why are efforts haven't brought success in the past and to come up with 3 new strategies for success. My excuses 1~I'm just lazy. I would rather sit around and read o... Read more
10 Reasons...
Saturday, September 21, 2019      4 comments

For the 5% Challenge, we are encouraged to list 10 reasons why we want to lose weight. Here's my list: 1~To turn my pre-diabetes diagnosis around. 2~To lower my blood pressure and get off meds. 3~To have more energy to do fun things wit... Read more
My 5% Challenge Exercise and Nutrition Commitment
Saturday, September 21, 2019      4 comments

I'm catching up on my 5% challenge homework. I have been doing these challenges for a while now. I've had some success, but I'm still not at goal. I've become complacent. Satisfied with the status quo. So today, right now, I am making... Read more
2 September 19 *It's Time*
Monday, September 02, 2019      6 comments

Boy, it's been a while since I last blogged. 31 Dec 18 to be exact. So much has changed. So much has stayed the same. My goals are still the same. Some progress was made, but not a lot. I completed a round of Whole30 in June. It was a... Read more
31 Dec 18 *Looking Ahead*
Monday, December 31, 2018      4 comments

I know, I know...another blog about goal setting. I'm looking ahead to what I want my 2019 to look like. I have taken stock of the ups and downs of 2018 and made some goals for my new year. Goal #1 Grow my faith I have a few th... Read more
23 December 18 *Recapping & Planning Ahead*
Sunday, December 23, 2018      4 comments

I spent some time watching a FB live series (Homemaking Ministries/Jami Balmet) today on being intentional with my goal setting for 2019. It has some worksheets to follow along and I really enjoyed the recapping of 2018 to see what worked and w... Read more
14 Sept 18 *Regrouping*
Friday, September 14, 2018      5 comments

Hurricane Florence is on the way. We are about 2 hours inland and we are starting to feel the effects. The winds are stronger and it's been a steady drizzle. Just enough to make everything wet, but no real rain yet. The power has flick... Read more
15 July 18 *Update*
Sunday, July 15, 2018      5 comments

It's halfway through July and I thought it would be good to get my mind around my progress and my plan, and then to recommit to finish strong. For the 5% challenge, I've lost 4 lbs so far, but I've been inconsistent with my exercise and tra... Read more
1 July 18 *New Beginnings*
Sunday, July 01, 2018      9 comments

I turned 45 yesterday. I had so many high hopes and plans to have reached my goal by then, but it didn't come to pass. Totally my fault. I let circumstances, emotions, outside distractions all have to much power and I didn't work throug... Read more
12 May 18 * Wake-up Call *
Saturday, May 12, 2018      10 comments

Oh my word! I cannot believe what I saw on the scale this morning. 250.6! That is the highest I have ever been. Thinking back at all the emotional eating, the stress of an out-of-state move including selling and buying a home on a tight ... Read more
8 April 18 *Updates*
Sunday, April 08, 2018      2 comments

It's been a whirlwind around here! We put our house on the market Friday, March 23 and we signed an offer on Sunday, March 25! We had 4 offers come in over asking price! We are now in the process of taking care of a couple minor issues th... Read more
19 March 18
Monday, March 19, 2018      3 comments

Hubby left for NC this morning to start our new adventure. He starts his new job on Wednesday. It's been a mad rush to get our house ready to sell. We signed the agreement with the realtor Sunday morning, and the house will go on the ma... Read more
16 Feb 18
Friday, February 16, 2018      8 comments

I have amazing, wonderful news!! We are moving to NC!!!!!!! Hubby got the job offer Thursday morning. He will start on March 21, giving his current job 4 weeks notice to find someone to replace him. (that's impossible, but they can try! ... Read more
14 Feb 14
Wednesday, February 14, 2018      2 comments

Today is a very special day for me. Fourteen years ago I became a mom! My oldest son, Christian, turns 14 today. He has been such a wonderful blessing. After 10 years of believing we couldn't have kids, we got the most amazing news when we fo... Read more

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