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My mother smiled tonight...a lot! (video blog)
Friday, March 04, 2011      14 comments

We gave my mother her birthday present a bit early. He is a 7 week old Maltipoo she named Fluffy Humphrey Bogart. Many of you already know my mother is in a nursing/rehab center. It is our hope that we will have her home with us in the next mon... Read more
Does Your Brain Need a Good Washing?
Sunday, February 27, 2011      8 comments

Most everyone hates to be called derogatory names, to be put down, belittled, humiliated. Yet we are often the biggest inflictors of abuse upon ourselves. We tell ourselves we aren't good enough, aren't smart enough, thin enough, pretty enough,... Read more
Inhalation Injury Caused by Sheer Stupidity
Thursday, February 24, 2011      10 comments

I've spent most of today in the ER with wires attached to my chest and misting tubes of albuterol and other lung-helpful medicines being pushed into the canister attached to my face mask. I've been x-rayed. I've been given antibiotics intravene... Read more
My Doctor Visit, My Mom, & Spark Gum!
Tuesday, February 22, 2011      8 comments

I've been in a bit of a funk about my weight loss, or lack thereof. I've stayed in range almost every day since New Year's, am semi-religiously doing the P90 work outs, and not seeing much at all on the scale, and not enough loss in inches to c... Read more
Street2Feet 5K (Pictures) My 5K Catastrophe LOL!
Sunday, February 20, 2011      12 comments

Yesterday we had a number of San Antonio Sparkers rise early to meet up in the misty rain for the Street2Feet 5K benefitting the Haven for Hope, a non-profit aimed at transforming the lives of homeless men, women, and children in the San Anton... Read more
Get Involved and STAY INVOLVED!
Wednesday, February 16, 2011      8 comments

I was sitting here thinking about how different my circle of friends is becoming lately. I've always had a lot of friends in my life, but being really involved with them hasn't been easy for the past two years with my hectic life and the struggl... Read more
Catching Up
Monday, February 14, 2011      5 comments

What a CRAZY roller coaster week! I can't blog EVERYTHING that has been going on without this becoming a novel. I already tend to go long, so I will try to break it down quickly for you. This week I have been dealing with an upper res... Read more
The Biggest Struggle in this Journey to a Healthier Lifestyle
Monday, February 07, 2011      5 comments

The biggest struggle I have with my healthy journey is eating well. I don't have a problem with the exercise or with tracking my calories, although on a few days it is difficult to get in ENOUGH calories. My weakness lies in getting the PROPER ... Read more
Thank You, Angels!
Sunday, February 06, 2011      8 comments

I am so deeply humbled, overwhelmed, and grateful for the outpouring of prayers for my mother, my family, and myself that were requested on my February 3rd blog, Calling All Angels. I did as a dear personal friend, and so many of you adv... Read more
Calling all Angels
Thursday, February 03, 2011      94 comments

Lord, surround my mother with Your angels tonight. Ease the burden on her lungs and allow the fluids to fill her veins and refresh her body. Comfort her fears, and the fears that we who love her so much are fighting hard not to give in to. I'm n... Read more
Monday, January 31, 2011      6 comments

I said P90 sculpt was a little difficult yesterday, but I got through it. Today was P90 cardio. It came very close to kicking my butt. I almost quit 3 times. The first and second times were right at the near beginning when we had to power yoga ... Read more
And so it begins...
Sunday, January 30, 2011      2 comments

The EPIC Challenge has started! Our challenge participants have been divided into two teams: Frodo's Fat Fighters: One team to rule them all! and Luke's Leg... Read more
Pre-EPIC...My success will dwarf my past weight loss accomplishments!
Thursday, January 27, 2011      6 comments

On Sunday I will participate in the first month long leg of the San Antonio Spark Team EPIC challenge. The challenge will run for the rest of 2011. It was created by VEGLILS, Motivator Extraordinaire. She has worked out the details to a science... Read more
Life and the Living of it is NOW - Not WHEN We Get to Goal!
Tuesday, January 25, 2011      10 comments

Are you living your life waiting for your goal weight to show up? Are you putting off doing something amazing until you are thinner, healthier, lighter? Are you living in fear of anything that your weight has kept you from doing? Well, guess wha... Read more
Monday, January 24, 2011      8 comments

Huddle assignment on the San Antonio Spark Team today was to blog about 5 things you will do before February 14th. Whoever is first in the huddle gets to make an assignment for the other team members to do such as send a goodie to someone, comme... Read more

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