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Met a Big Goal Today
Wednesday, May 05, 2010      7 comments

I have broken my goal into 5 pound increments to give me smaller goals to reach. Today I am under 150. This puts me 5 pounds away from my official SP goal. But more important, this is the least I have ever weighed as an adult. I am literally... Read more
Saturday May 1st
Saturday, May 01, 2010      1 comments

I am having another lovely day. I got up about 7:30 and took Joey for his walk. Then I put on my walking shoes and headed out to an area called Terra Vista where I know there are new baby birds. I saw Moorehens with babies that cannot be more... Read more
A Lovely Day
Friday, April 30, 2010      1 comments

This morning I took Joey for a walk and did a few chores around the house. About 8:30 DH returned from his morning bike ride and we biked over to a pond in our community where little blue herons nest. There are 6-8 nests in the area and one ha... Read more
Finally I have a couple of pictures of my new floors.
Thursday, April 29, 2010      6 comments

We are officially done with the floors and painting. I am still getting things in order but wanted to post a few pictures. This is the great room showing the wall I ... Read more
I Seem to Need Hard Physical Activity to Feel My Best
Monday, April 26, 2010      4 comments

As many know from my blogs and posts, I started a project to remove the carpet and tile from my house and install hardwood floors. Then I decided the house needed to be painted inside. My nephew is the heavy muscle, helping me with these tasks... Read more
A Day of Rest
Thursday, April 22, 2010      4 comments

I have been painting rooms and cleaning for a week. Things are in good shape. I took today to rest. The only work I did was to buy more quarter round and then I painted it. I did do my two hours of community volunteer work today. Tomorr... Read more
New Floor is In; Now I am Painting the Inside of the House
Wednesday, April 14, 2010      3 comments

The floors are in with only a few minor things left to do. We need to glue down T-moulding and Threshhold moulding and we need to finish cutting, painting, and installing the 1/4 round trim and do a bit of caulking. My nephew went home to take... Read more
I Met My First Major Goal Weight
Sunday, April 11, 2010      8 comments

On the advice of my weight loss help books, I am making weight goals every 5 pounds. However I have been trying to reach 155 since May of 2003. I made that goal today. Back in 2003 it was my final goal weight but I now want to go down to 145 ... Read more
We Finished the Prep-Flooring Starts Going Down Tomorrow
Thursday, April 08, 2010      3 comments

We had to travel a long way but we found the right tool to get the floor prep finished. With clean up and everything we finished in about 4 hours. I have lots of cleaning to do but the good news is that I will end up with new floors and a real... Read more
Flooring Project Update
Thursday, April 08, 2010      3 comments

As some of you may know from other postings, I am in the process of removing the carpet from my great room, den, and hallways and the tile from my foyer and kitchen which will be replaced with engineered hardwood flooring. I have been working o... Read more
Compliments at the Dog Park
Tuesday, April 06, 2010      5 comments

I see the same people most evenings at our dog park. Tonight someone noticed I have lost weight. When people see you nearly everyday it can be hard for them to see the change. I have now lost 21.5 pounds and even I can see the loss when I loo... Read more
I am in a good place.
Sunday, April 04, 2010      3 comments

I am extremely pleased with my weight loss. I have been losing 5 pounds a month and suddenly I am in a very good place. Each month I was happy with my progress but it seemed I still had a long way to go. Now I am only a pound or 2 from my low... Read more
A Small Victory Yesterday
Thursday, April 01, 2010      2 comments

Yesterday I played bridge and did not put one single calorie in my mouth. There were 3 tables (and you move form one to another) and each had 4 bowls of snacks--salty and sweet--plus food and drinks in the kitchen. Some were actually good treats... Read more
Really Good Day
Monday, March 29, 2010      4 comments

After 12 days the scale finally dropped today--nearly 1.5 pounds. This was a major breakthrough for me. In the past if the scale showed no loss for more than a few days, I got discouraged and very upset. This time I just let it be. I didn't ... Read more
I had a lovely day.
Thursday, March 25, 2010      1 comments

Nothing outstanding happened but it was just a nice day. Things went well, I was busy but not overwhelmed, I got things done, and the weather was wonderful. I wish everyone (including myself) many days like my day today. ... Read more

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