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Lesson Learned - I Hope!
Monday, August 08, 2011      2 comments

My weekend started off great. The scale showed a change in the right direction. I had a really nice run Sat morning - what a difference 2 degrees make in the quality of a run. We went to the Newseum in DC and did a lot of walking. My eating w... Read more
Praying for Ryan
Tuesday, August 02, 2011      5 comments

One of my son's friends, Ryan, was struck by lightning over a week ago. He was on a family vacation and is still in ICU in a hospital near where they were visiting. Please pray for this precious boy and his family. They removed his breathing tu... Read more
Starting Over - For the 100th Time?
Monday, August 01, 2011      4 comments

Here I go again. I'm restarting my weight loss journey. I fell off the wagon again in July due to a crazy work schedule. I thought work was supposed to be lighter in the summer, especially since my volunteering decreases?? Oh well, whatever.... Read more
Hot and Humid
Tuesday, July 05, 2011      4 comments

I did okay today. I ran 4 miles in the heat & humidity and while I sweated a ton, it was a pretty good run. I also walked 2 miles. Eating wise, not so good. I only had 3 servings of fruits and 1 serving of veggies. I know where I went wrong - ... Read more
Catching Up
Monday, July 04, 2011      4 comments

I'm back after a crazy June filled with lacrosse tournaments, vacations, a wedding, lots of work, lots of driving, lots of reading, lots of eating...I think you get the idea. Of course I didn't practice too many healthy habits so I'm restarting... Read more
BRRRRR - It's so Cold & Windy!
Sunday, January 03, 2010      5 comments

This type of weather used to get me down and if I'm not careful, it still can. I don't do well in cold and I definitely don't do well without sunlight. But winter will NOT be my excuse this year for not achieving my weight loss and getting heal... Read more
Jan. 2nd
Saturday, January 02, 2010      6 comments

Two days in and I'm doing okay. Not great, but not awful either. I logged my food for two days straight - that must be a record for me! On 1/10 I stayed below my calories, but ate too many sweets in the evening. Today I went above, but not by m... Read more
2010 Goals
Thursday, December 31, 2009      6 comments

Okay, no more excuses. This will be my year! I'm tired of wearing boring "fat" clothes. I'm tired of the way I look and feel. I'm tired of not enjoying exercising. I'm tired of being so self-conscious about the way I look that I don't want pho... Read more
SparkPeople Blahs
Monday, October 26, 2009      6 comments

Yes, I have them. I haven't felt like logging on or being accountable or anything. Can't exactly say why other than I've been really busy lately. And of course I haven't been eating right or exercising. And yes, I miss all my Spark Friends!! ... Read more
New Quote
Monday, October 05, 2009      3 comments

Someday I'll actually blog again but for now I'll leave you with this quote: "When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen." - Ernest Hemingway ... Read more
Another great quote and a laugh for today!
Thursday, August 20, 2009      5 comments

"Life can only be understood backwards, but must be lived forwards." - Soren Kierkegaard Today's Laugh: Like a Rolling Stone At my ten-year-old's request, I loaded my Rolling Stones tunes onto his iPod. "I had no idea y... Read more
My new favorite quote!
Saturday, August 15, 2009      3 comments

Everything works out in the end. If it hasn't worked out, it's not the end. - Unknown ... Read more
24 Hours
Sunday, July 26, 2009      1 comments

I love this quote: You wake up in the morning, and your purse is magically filled with twenty-four hours of unmanufactured tissue of the universe of your life! It is yours. It is the most precious of possessions. No one can take it from you... Read more
Falling Behind!
Friday, June 19, 2009      2 comments

I've had such a crazy week that I haven't posted much about my sweet tooth. And as you might guess, I'mdefinitely eating too many sweets again - mostly cookies (& 2 pieces of ice cream cake last night...ummm!!!!). I'll be on vacation for the n... Read more
No M&Ms Yesterday!
Monday, June 15, 2009      1 comments

HA! None of these guys yesterday: emoticon Even though they were out in plain view, I didn't eat them. I w... Read more

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