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Sparkaholic - The Real Life Fairy Tale of a Happy Addiction
Wednesday, June 22, 2011      13 comments

Once upon a time in a cold and barren land of seemingly insurmountable hills of Challenge there dwelled a woman who lived in the deep valleys of Denial in a house she had built of limitations, health problems, and overeating. She had some h... Read more
MJ & Joli - A Mother-Daughter story of Love, Loss, and Learning
Monday, June 20, 2011      8 comments

Believe it or not...this IS a weight-related blog, as you will eventually see if you have the stamina to read all of the way through. I apologize if reading very personal ... Read more
Thursday, June 16, 2011      7 comments

I decided to spend my lazy time today laying in bed and trying to clear my mind. It didn't work. Instead, I started reading and on one of the pages the words 'seven deadly sins' popped out at me. This of course sent my very odd and never shuttin... Read more
Two Neglected Best Friends...Got Room For Them?
Tuesday, June 14, 2011      4 comments

If the title of my blog intrigued you...Good! I didn't think a blog titled ARE YOU DRINKING ENOUGH WATER AND INGESTING ENOUGH FIBER? would have you clicking the link hoping for something entertaining or enlightening. Part of this blog is a... Read more
Belief in the Change You Want to Be
Monday, June 13, 2011      5 comments

You already know that I am a HUGE believer in self-love and self-esteem. Do I always practice self-love? Obviously not or I wouldn't weigh what I weigh. My self-esteem is always fairly good, though, because I do believe I am totally, wonderfully... Read more
Je t'aime, Vieux Carre - I'm ready for you in mind and body!
Sunday, June 12, 2011      8 comments

My husband and I never had a "real" honeymoon. Our planned honeymoon trip to New Orleans was cancelled when the closing date on the house we were buying kept getting pushed back. We ended up staying in town in order to close. We were married d... Read more
Wednesday, June 08, 2011      14 comments

Do you know the truth about you? Really? I read an article recently on this subject and it said it was important to know the truth of yourself and why you do things the way you do and why you, for example, are overweight, addicted to smoking, p... Read more
What a CHAMPION wears to the gym (pic)
Sunday, June 05, 2011      14 comments

I have the very best Spark friends. Several have become some of my very best friends in real life. One of these amazing friends bought me a gift this weekend. It's the perfect shirt for me to wear to the gym to advertise that I am a Champion, no... Read more
MJ's Big Amazing Powerful Dream aka I'm gonna do it!
Friday, June 03, 2011      15 comments

For years I have secretly harbored a dream. I call it a dream because it is something I figured I could never do, could never dedicate to, could never obtain. I'm learning that if you commit to something in public, you have a better chance of ac... Read more
One Vision
Thursday, June 02, 2011      4 comments

The San Antonio Spark team is smack in the middle of its year long EPIC challenge. We started leg 5, Phase 2 on Sunday. The theme for the first phase was inspired by epic movies. This phase is inspired by epic songs and we are focusing on the Qu... Read more
An EPIC Quote
Tuesday, May 31, 2011      9 comments

I found this great quote today by Jack Dempsey, the world renowned heavyweight boxer from decades gone by: "A champion is someone who gets up when he can't." Pretty hard to wrap your mind around getting up when you can't, isn't it? I t... Read more
Sunday, May 29, 2011      9 comments

Okay as an extra credit assignment for the next leg of EPIC we are supposed to post current BEFORE pictures. My most recent ones were taken on May 22nd when we went zip lining and tower climbing so I am posting some from that day and when this i... Read more
Why should YOU join the EPIC challenge, San Antonio Members?
Friday, May 27, 2011      7 comments

We are entering a new leg and a new phase of the EPIC challenge with new teams, new themes, and a new and (in my opinion) improved point system. There have been 160 pounds lost in the first phase of EPIC. I am certain by the end of the year th... Read more
MaryJane's Birthday Zip Line Adventure with Pics and Video Link!
Monday, May 23, 2011      13 comments

Well, guess what? I learned yesterday that my fear of heights is more of a fear of falling...but kind of hard to have one without the other, right? The fear of falling was the real biggie for me, though. Before I get further into this blog, can ... Read more
My Turn: EPIC Questions Assignment
Tuesday, May 17, 2011      11 comments

For twenty points we were asked to answer questions about this leg of our San Antonio Spark Team EPIC challenge, which lasts the entire year of 2011. 1. Why did you sign up for EPIC this leg? I've sign up for just about EVERY challen... Read more

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