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Pain in the ...Back!
Friday, March 20, 2009      6 comments

It all started 2 weeks ago or so, we had some BEAUTIFUL weather and I decided to weed (and I mean weed!) my small garden and then wash my car. Yeah I missed a spot, I know... Well I felt really good about my accomplishment until later that... Read more
Apparently I had a lot to say LOL
Friday, March 13, 2009      6 comments

On March 1st, I officially marked 1 year on SP. Although I started this makeover in Oct 2007 and thought I'd be a lot closer to my goal by now, I'm still AMAZED that I've stuck with it for so long. At times I'm frustrated by the amount of time... Read more
Serious Stress Test!!
Tuesday, February 03, 2009      3 comments

Well for the first time since I started my new lifestyle I was very seriously tested w/ stress. The day before I started my mini-vacation for New Years, I knew I had a deadline of... Read more
On vaca w/ limited internet
Tuesday, December 23, 2008      3 comments

For anyone looking for me, I'll be in FL w/ limited access to the internet. I'll do my best to stay in touch for the rest of this week, but who knows what'll happen :-) 2 Miracles happened yesterday - work went my way and I was able to lea... Read more
This is an article that really really spoke to me - I bet it will speak to you too!
Wednesday, December 10, 2008      6 comments

From MSN.com on 12/10/08 Let Your Heart Break By Geneen Roth His name was David, and I was crazy in love with him. The way his shiny dark hair curled around his collar, and how his long fingers waved oh so eloquently in the air as he ta... Read more
I have left 230ville in the dust!
Saturday, November 29, 2008      2 comments

I officially left 230ville this morning!!! woohoo!!!!!!!!! Doing the happy dance for sure! Only .4 away from 60 lbs lost!!!!!! Yeah, I'll leave it short and sweet today LOL Hope everyone enjoyed their thanksgiving :-)... Read more
The Holiday crazies are starting!
Wednesday, November 19, 2008      1 comments

So this past Monday I went to WalMart and dropped my entire 2 week food budget to get everything I need for Thanksgiving (except the turkey, still have to find one of those) and for my bake-a-thon. Every year I bake dozens and dozens of cookies... Read more
Super amazing Saturday!
Tuesday, November 11, 2008      6 comments

Amazing how when you wear clothes that fit properly, instead of hanging off of you, people notice your weight loss. Just walked past our 'office manager' and she stopped me and asked if I've been losing, and I said 'YES! Thanks for noticing!' a... Read more
Sometimes I feel helpless...to help others that is...
Wednesday, November 05, 2008      7 comments

Never thought I'd live to see the day of a black president! Maybe the external world is catching up w/ my interal world. I'm so close to the 60 lbs lost mark, only 2.5 pounds away. Still working to hit that by Thanksgiving. Anyway, back... Read more
Progress, it's showing!!
Saturday, November 01, 2008      3 comments

Went to the dr's this week, convinced him to take me off the blood pressure meds!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! FINALLY! That was Tuesday, so I haven't taken any since yesterday. Yesterday, I was feeling a little hot, like when my BP would be high, dunno if ... Read more
Too early to start preparing for the holidays?
Saturday, October 18, 2008      5 comments

I admit I've always tried to stay ahead of the holiday game. My gift shopping is ALWAYS finished by Thanksgiving, one year I was finished by Halloween LOL I just can't deal w/ the crowds in the stores post Turkey Day. So I'm already think... Read more
Are grain based carbs MY enemy?
Thursday, October 09, 2008      5 comments

I read this blog ( www.dailyspark.com/blog.
asp?post=what_if_everythin
g_you_think_you_know_about
_losing_weight_is_wrong ) and started reading the NYT's article (haven't finished it yet) but it got me thinking. Several... Read more
What am I doing wrong?
Friday, September 26, 2008      6 comments

I've lost nearly 54 lbs in the past year, my motivation is still high, but I'm getting a little frustrated. For the past 4 weeks, or so, I've been upping my workouts to burn about 2000 calories a week. I also do weights 3x's a week, the weights... Read more
this week...not very exciting overall
Friday, September 12, 2008      0 comments

This week was a good and bad week. Good, I'm excitied about my team buddy challenge, getting people motivated and talking and generally excited is so cool! My buddies are kicking my butt into gear, exactly what I've needed to get my fitness ro... Read more
End of summer, or at least the "On Season"
Wednesday, September 03, 2008      2 comments

End of summer Summer flew by and I must say I think this is the first one in years that I actually enjoyed a lot. I've gotten to spend more time w/ my Dad. He's going through male menopause and has suddenly decided that he needs to make u... Read more

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