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slowly getting there
Friday, June 27, 2008      7 comments

last week my scale played a nasty trick with me. i weigh myself occasionally between my "official" weigh in days on fridays. lately my weightloss had been going so good that i stepped on the scale a few days in a row and saw improvement every da... Read more
me ... taking drugs?
Tuesday, June 03, 2008      10 comments

so i have seen this pychiatrist lady today to help me find out if therapy could help me untangle that knot i seem to be tangled in. she impressed me a lot, said i was showing lots of symptoms of depression and made a few good suggestions, o... Read more
progress update june 1st
Sunday, June 01, 2008      4 comments

okay, i seem to be pretty much stuck where i am now. today i'm at 162 lbs compared to 165.4 on may 1st, i managed to get to 161 a few days ago but i had also managed to get to 162.5 in april, so this is not much progress. having been sick f... Read more
some serious thoughts
Saturday, May 03, 2008      7 comments

i had a really beautiful day today. the weather was awesome, sunny and warm, and me and the bf and a couple of friends walked the 1.5 miles to the park by the rhine and hung out in the sun for a few hours. on our way back home we passed one of... Read more
progress update may 1st
Thursday, May 01, 2008      6 comments

i thought it was a great idea to measure our progress every couple of weeks on the first of the month, so i'll make a start today. weight loss has been slow but steady. since i'm not in a hurry i'm happy with that. i started april 165.4 lbs... Read more
the three-toed sloth
Sunday, April 06, 2008      5 comments

i have 15 minutes to go until midnight, when my sweetie will turn 41. he's taking a shower now, getting ready for bed. i plan to hide his first present in the bedroom now. or actually not hide it, but put it in plain view where he will find it. ... Read more
last night
Tuesday, April 01, 2008      4 comments

last night a camel came into my room. i had been tossing and turning, unable to go to sleep, when suddenly the curtain at the door was pushed aside and in came a huge, cream-colored camel, lowering its head to pass under the lintel. i sat up, ... Read more
corrected my goal date
Monday, March 31, 2008      2 comments

i got kind of confused about why according to my red goal line on my weight loss progress chart i seem not to be meeting my one pound a week loss when according to my scale i'm obviously meeting it. then i discovered i had messed up when i set m... Read more
whee, aunt flo is in town again!
Monday, March 17, 2008      1 comments

i know this is a strange thing to cheer about, but for me today it is - my period finally started yesterday after skipping two months. i was beginning to get seriously worried. i don't know if it was the herbal supplement that was supposed ... Read more
34 weeks - my goals reviewed
Sunday, March 09, 2008      5 comments

tomorrow i will have been on spark for 34 weeks, almost 8 months, and - partly because of my weight loss not happening constantly and continually as i planned - i felt i had to review my goals. i have been stuck at the same weight for two m... Read more
why i rock
Tuesday, March 04, 2008      11 comments

cat and sarah swore it would do me good to write this, so i'm doing it. on my other-life-than-spark blog i once got tagged for a meme about “things i love about myself". not quite the same thing but i had to go back and have a look at it. ... Read more
not a good year so far
Friday, February 01, 2008      3 comments

this year isn't turning out good so far. i wouldn't say i have completely fallen off the wagon, but this is my first major setback. for my job i have to travel once or twice each month, and i always do bad on these travels, i miss my exercise... Read more
already well into the new year
Sunday, January 13, 2008      2 comments

i've been so preoccupied with family issues, work and illness that i failed to update here - crossed the half-way mark to my goal and went down into the 70s (kilogram-wise) over christmas, of all things! fluctuated around that mark for a week, g... Read more
going slow
Wednesday, December 05, 2007      3 comments

okay, i lost only about three pounds during the last month. i'm not frustrated, but i'd love to lose a little faster. i reset my goal and found out after recalculating my BMR according to my new weight i should be eating a little less. not that ... Read more
another milestone - i'm officially overweight!
Friday, November 23, 2007      5 comments

okay, after having scratched the 170s once before for a day or so i think this time i have made it. no idea what caused that weight gain in between, i think most of it was from moving a little less, i've been fighting a cold and feeling a little... Read more

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