Taking It Off Again in 2021!!!
Tuesday, March 23, 2021 6 comments
My father became 400+ lbs.; 2 brothers and 1 sister are 300+ lbs.; my mother was 220+ lbs.; 1 sister and my 2 daughters are 220+ lbs.; 1 son is 227 lbs.. ."Lets face it!" like they say losing weight and staying below 199 is an "up-hill battle... Read more
A New kitchen means I will have to cook some delicious meals!
Friday, March 19, 2021 9 comments
Itt has been a crazy week between the daylight-savings time change + waking up at 6:00 a.m. so the carpenters can start our kitchen renovation this week. We won't have a normal kitchen for 4 weeks until the quartz counter top is installed with t... Read more
I'm doing the best I can!
Wednesday, September 09, 2020 5 comments
After my Curves closed in October 2018 I kept up my exercise by walking with my cane and doing senior water aerobics Monday through Friday in the pool that I've been going to since 2003. In January 2020 my right knee became so painful and swolle... Read more
When will life get back to normal?
Wednesday, June 03, 2020 5 comments
I know that I wouldn't be able to function if I weren't able to take my little pill of Wellbutrin once a day. I'm able to meet with a Psychiatric nurse practitioner every two months. Now i have to meet with Jessica "virtually". I tell my husband... Read more
Reality Check Day No. 20 - COVID-19 Quarantine!!!
Wednesday, April 01, 2020 7 comments
I think I spend two hours or more in the morning on Spark-People. I helps me start my day logging in to spend the wheel for points. I love reading my friends blogs and getting good advice from them. I'm 73 and have been doing the same thing dail... Read more
Tuesday, September 03, 2019 9 comments
I'm giving thanks that my husband will be alright once he is finished with his radiation treatments for prostate cancer at the beginning of October. I'm giving thanks that we had a beautiful summer at our home on Cape Cod with all of our fami... Read more
Friday, May 31, 2019 3 comments
I had finally gotten to my goal weight of 187 back in January. It felt so good to get into a routine of stopping to take a morning stroll in the lovely outdoor mall on the way t pick-up my daughter's dog. Drop the dog off at my house then go to ... Read more
I Can't Handle the Truth!
Thursday, April 11, 2019 6 comments
The last blog I wrote on 10;12;18 about my husband causing my problems with being obese, I weighed 202.2. I finally reached my goal weight of 187.4 on 1/21/19. Since then I have gone up as high as 193.6 and down as low as 188 for the last 2 1/2 ... Read more
Why have I always weighed more than my husband?
Friday, October 12, 2018 6 comments
I have kept a daily diary of my life long journey to get to a weight that I'm happy with and stay there. When I start gaining weight again - I can check back to see what i had written down during the times when I've been doing well and when I've... Read more
Updating My Sparkpage - 2018
Tuesday, February 06, 2018 3 comments
I decided I would update my Sparkpage for 2018 by looking at all of my entries since 2012 the year I reached my original goal weight so I could be honest with myself. I'm glad I could keep all my daily entries in my introduction about how I was ... Read more
Happy New Year 2017!
Friday, January 06, 2017 1 comments
Okay now that I have taken all the batteries out of the musical figurines and carefully packed them along with the cherished Christmas ornaments, taken down my lovely Christmas tree carefully placing the branches into the two large plastic boxes... Read more
Monday, December 19, 2016 3 comments
We have an artificial Christmas tree the I bought in 1999 right after Christmas for 50% off. I put it up and take it down branch by branch packing it away very carefully in two large plastic boxes that my dear husband brings in from the "shed" o... Read more
Thankful for Curves and Sparkpeople 2015!
Thursday, December 31, 2015 4 comments
12/31/15 – When I really look back at my Excel records – I can see that I’m doing great over all especially since 5/2006 when I joined Curves weighing “228” lbs – I stayed over “200” until 3/11 when I dropped to “197” getting ready for Sami’s we... Read more
Being Consistent during Thanksgiving Week!
Sunday, November 22, 2015 3 comments
In 2015 I have weighed as low as 188.8 in June and as high as 202.8.in August. That is a 14 lb. difference. I'm so happy when summer is here and I'm planning on enjoying the beach and being outdoors in my garden. I enjoy having the whole family ... Read more
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