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I am going to start exercising!
Saturday, February 16, 2019      5 comments

I lost 35 lbs just counting calories a couple of years ago. My husband surprised me with a treadmill yesterday. I love it! This Louisiana weather is too hot to walk during the summer. Can't wait to see with this upcoming year brings!... Read more
I am back!
Wednesday, June 27, 2018      1 comments

I have gained 9 of the 30 pounds I lost, but I am BACK. Isn't it neat when your motivation clicks back again?... Read more
Today, I get back on Track!!!
Thursday, December 28, 2017      4 comments

Last year, I lost EXACTLY 30 pounds. I felt so much better. During Christmas, I baked LOTS of cookies and chocolates. I am remembering how terrible i... Read more
Snow in Louisiana!
Saturday, December 09, 2017      5 comments

My family is from the far north, so when I hear, "I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas" or "Walking in a Winter Wonderland", I miss home and family. I ... Read more
Back on the Wagon
Monday, November 27, 2017      3 comments

I have rounded up the temptations and dropped them down a large black hole. I am going to enjoy being on the healthy wagon today. Loved Thanksgiving! Finished with Thanksgiving!... Read more
Loosing that Extra Feels SO Great!
Friday, July 07, 2017      6 comments

I have lost 24 pounds this year. I only need to lose 16 more. Why did I wait so long to change my eating habits? I cannot describe how great I feel!... Read more
I Didn't Understand Until Now
Friday, June 30, 2017      1 comments

I started my diet in November. My goal? Lose one pound a week. I started out just counting calories. Then I found Spark! I lost a pound a week every week, unless I went over my calories. Losing 20 pounds was easy! This last six weeks, in ... Read more
Our to Dinner
Thursday, June 01, 2017      3 comments

My husband and I went out to dinner and a movie tonight. I chose Zoes. We split a chicken kabob plate with braised beans and grilled vegetables. I didn't have any snacks at the theater. We walked by a bakery on the way back to the car, and h... Read more
Vacation and Diet? Yes I can!
Sunday, May 21, 2017      6 comments

My husband and I are driving to visit family this week. I am a little nervous, because I will not be in charge of the menu. Thank heavens for Spark! At least, I will have an estimate of how many calories are on my plate.... Read more
My First Post
Tuesday, May 02, 2017      1 comments

I joined Spark in December. Usually, going on a diet is very stressful. I was surprised that allowing myself to enjoy 1,500 calories of healthy food a... Read more

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