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A Friend Worth Fighting For
Friday, March 26, 2021      12 comments

Steady Shrinker - A BLC term that is used for people who have either lost or maintained their weight every week throughout the 12 week challenge. ohhhhhh... It is a sad morning here. I am mourning the loss of my dear friend Steady Shrinker... Read more
Finding Success Where I Am At
Monday, March 15, 2021      6 comments

Exercise has always been my nemesis. It seems that I have been trying to establish a love for exercise my entire adult life. In some ways I have been successful. For years I have owned a fitbit, well actually I have owned MANY fitbits. They have... Read more
A peek into the point of view of others
Saturday, February 06, 2021      3 comments

The WEC is here and I am tasked with blogging about “What am I doing right this BLC”. When given a prompt to blog about I often find myself with a bad case of writer's block and this morning is no exception. My scale has gone up this morning and... Read more
Why I (ultimately) decided to lose weight
Tuesday, February 02, 2021      4 comments

My reason for starting my weightloss journey originated in the search for acceptance of others. I have always had a theory that there is self esteem and there is “other” esteem. Other esteem occurs when I look to others for acceptance and valida... Read more
A post to my a BLC45 Minion Sisters
Friday, January 08, 2021      3 comments

Good morning Minion sisters! We are two days into the challenge and as is normal for me I am all in, fully focused and engaged. The start of something new has a way of inserting itself into my life ahead of all life’s more mundane routines ... Read more
My World is Flat
Thursday, December 03, 2020      4 comments

It's been a while since I have committed myself to SparkPeople. I was doing so well for quite some time. I even found myself a little too skinny for a short while. I felt beautiful and full of energy, I owned my world. Since then I have moved, C... Read more
A bike ride with Gary, Steelkicking and you... :)
Tuesday, September 18, 2012      6 comments

After a most peaceful yet challenging hike with SP friend Steelkicking, I decided to invite her along for a bike ride. Heres to all of you joining us! Quick, look outside! ... Read more
Freggie Friday
Friday, September 14, 2012      5 comments

Just thought I would share my first Freggie Friday with my spark friends. emoticon Todays BLC challenge w... Read more
Must I.... Really???
Friday, September 14, 2012      12 comments

I am not a big photo person but dangle a challenge in front of me and I cave. For a few BLC points I present to you pictures of me (albeit sweaty after a bike ride - lol). ... Read more
News Flash... New Starlet Emerging!
Friday, September 14, 2012      3 comments

BLC Challenge - My 12 week plan for success on the Scarlet Starlet Team Anyone that knows me knows that I am not an attention hog. I choose to live my life out of the lime light for the most part. Don't get me wrong, I am not a martyr, bu... Read more
Baseball, Passion and Inspiration
Saturday, July 28, 2012      4 comments

My son is a baseball player. At four years old he decided that he would play in the major leagues as a catcher. Today at seventeen he is still pursuing his dream. His story is inspirational in itself but it extends beyond the dreams of just o... Read more
Everybody's Got Something (A Series on Inspiration, Part 3)
Wednesday, July 18, 2012      6 comments

Life's not easy... That doesn't mean we can't shine our flashlight of inspiration into the gloomy areas of our life. After all, everybody's got something right? A difficult past, an ongoing illness, pain over a loss. I certainly don't mean to... Read more
Inspiration from the Rain (A series on Inspiration - Part 2)
Tuesday, July 17, 2012      1 comments

A few days ago I set forth a challenge to to find inspiration in the everyday and since then inspiration has been hard for me to come by. Well isn't that a pickle? So here I sit staring at my flashing curser waiting for a catalyst to spark my ... Read more
Flashlight Challenge (A series on Inspiration - Part 1)
Sunday, July 15, 2012      1 comments

A start of a new journey is always exciting. We stand at the precipice of something great, take a deep breath and intrepidly take our first step. Our goal is before us a... Read more
Here's to Lady!
Friday, July 13, 2012      4 comments

OK, I have something to confess... I don't like to exercise - whew! It feels good to get that off my chest! Certainly it is understandable, I mean after all it makes me sweat, I get out of breath and, well, sometimes it even hurts! Yea, yea y... Read more

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