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It's a Struggle
Wednesday, January 06, 2021      8 comments

I lost lots of weight last year, over and over. I started this year higher than last year. But, I am NOT giving up! If others can do this, I can too! So, I'm back to focusing on me, myself & I. Thankful for my job, that ... Read more
Trying to Spark, Again
Saturday, August 25, 2018      6 comments

I went back and read through many of my old blog posts. And, boy, was I wrong. I thought things couldn't get worse. I thought that I had finally had enough. I'm 20 to 30 pounds heavier than some of those older blogs. I've had a lot of t... Read more
10 Reasons To Lose Weight
Tuesday, September 15, 2015      6 comments

1 - More clothing options 2 - Knees will hopefully quit hurting 3 - Tying my shoes will be easier 4 - Lower my cholesterol 5 - Go sightseeing with my teenagers 6 - Do "sports" with my teenagers 7 - Sleep on my stomach 8 - Plantar F... Read more
I Have To Make This Happen!
Sunday, February 28, 2010      4 comments

I am so out of shape. I can tell I've let myself slide even more this winter. I'm worried that I've finally let it get far enough that it is REALLY going to affect my long term health. At least I can see the sidewalks again. I much prefer ... Read more
Making a List and Checking it Twice...
Wednesday, December 23, 2009      0 comments

making a list and checking it twice.... interesting how that could apply to so many things! But, for now, it applies to my final Christmas preparations. I had one daughter sick over the weekend and now the other one has a fever. I'm ... Read more
"My" Numbers
Wednesday, May 13, 2009      1 comments

Copying (somewhat) from a friend's blog.... Underweight 19 Ideal BMI 19-25 Overweight 25-30 Obese 30 Severely Obese 35 Morbidly Obese 40 Super Obese 50 I am currently at 231lbs which puts me in "Severely Obese". I ha... Read more
Favorite Movie(s)
Tuesday, March 03, 2009      0 comments

#6 - What is your favorite movie and why? This is tough. Probably why I psychologically forgot to blog yesterday. Could have been the 7 inches of snow, too.... I like: Gone With the Wind Harry Potter (all of them, the 1st, 3rd an... Read more
Summer Days...
Friday, February 27, 2009      0 comments

#5 - What did you do on summer days? OK, when I wrote the title, I thought of "Grease". Everyone in my house loves "Grease"! I remember exploring the creek and the sewers (the storm water sewers, that is!). I remember sitting on the... Read more
Stories from Mom....
Thursday, February 26, 2009      0 comments

#4 Tell a story your mother told you from her past. Well, the first thing to come to mind was mom's comment about camping. Whenever my sister & I tried to convince her to go camping her reply was "Why would I want to go camping? I camped ... Read more
Favorite Saturday Activity
Wednesday, February 25, 2009      1 comments

#3 - What is your favorite Saturday activity? Okay, so this is so not FlyLady... I love to stay in my PJs and cook Pancakes, Waffles or French Toast for the girls & I and sit and read the paper for a good long while!... Read more
Getting Married...
Tuesday, February 24, 2009      2 comments

Today's question is: #2 - What were your fears, expectations, anticipations about getting married? Wow! That was 20 years ago! I know my DH was scared and my dad was scared on the wedding day! They both looked white as ghosts! I know... Read more
Journal with Me!
Monday, February 23, 2009      2 comments

A spark friend was given a great idea by another spark friend, so I'm going to try it. Each day will be a new question! #1 - Describe your grandparents - Any good stories? Only my grandmothers were still alive when I was born and they... Read more
Constraints on Boot Camp?!?
Friday, January 16, 2009      0 comments

The Boot Camp videos expect you to have space in front of your computer monitor. I have about 2 to 3 feet. And, my desk chair is in that space. Gave up on today's video! Did do 30 minutes of a walking DVD. Can't wait for warmer ... Read more
Back to Boot Camp
Wednesday, January 14, 2009      0 comments

Ah, well, I've already fallen off the wagon once. Picked myself back up today! Did today's Boot Camp workout and a 30 minute walking DVD. I hate cold weather! I'd really rather be walking outside!... Read more
Wednesday, January 7th
Wednesday, January 07, 2009      2 comments

I've done the NEW Spark Boot Camp for the last 3 days! Still not drinking enough water It's cold and rainy, so I'm stuck walking on the treadmill - boring! But, I'm hanging in! Only the rest of my life to go! ... Read more

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