Sparking Back Day 1
Wednesday, August 23, 2017      4 comments

I have been away from Spark for a few years now. In that time I have cruised into weighing 205. I have been trying to get back into a grove again for a few months. I have managed to get down to 198 but I plateaued. I was logging on my Fitbit w... Read more
Monday, June 25, 2012      2 comments

I always give in when things get hard or when I get scared.I can't succeed in my weight loss if I am scared. I decided that is not okay any more and decided to conquer my fears. First was not finishing what I accomplished. So I set out to comple... Read more
Disney Half Marathon~ Almost a week late but here's the post race blog
Friday, January 13, 2012      6 comments

I couldn't believe when I found out they closed registration for just the half marathon at 27,500. Though that thought sank in when I got to Wide World of Sports to pick up my race packet. They used one building to pick up your bibs and activate... Read more
People think I am crazy
Thursday, January 12, 2012      4 comments

I know some of you are patiently awaiting my blog about my very first half marathon. I haven't forgotten its just my running partner has 3/4 of the pics of me. Not to mention the official pics are just starting to come out. I just couldn't... Read more
Pre-planning for a Spark-tacular 2012
Thursday, December 29, 2011      5 comments

I joined the Jump into January Challenge today. I decided I want to have a very Spark-tacular January. I have pre-planned all my workouts for the month on my handy dandy dry erase magnetic calendar which I have stuck to the fridge at eye level. ... Read more
Merry Christmas Eve~ Miracles do happen
Saturday, December 24, 2011      3 comments

Baby steps is what Spark preaches and I think that my journey is finally reaching my in-laws who really need to start theirs. They picked up KFC for dinner. They picked up grilled chicken knowing I wouldn't eat the fried. As it was only a baby ... Read more
Jingle Bells Jingle Bells It's Celina's First 5k
Friday, December 16, 2011      5 comments

My first 5k. Yuppers I think I may just be hooked because I feel like a ROCKSTAR. I felt so nervous leading up to it. Why?? Could be the fact that I really hadn't trained but more probable because I hate trying new things. The nerves got wo... Read more
Not my best nutrition day but who gives a ....
Monday, December 05, 2011      5 comments

I went well over my calories today. Didn't get all my fruits and veggies. Didn't meet my water goal but I don't care. I got up and did some weight training this morning. You heard right. I, Celina queen of the crabby people before my shower made... Read more
Commitment versus being interested
Friday, December 02, 2011      3 comments

I recently read another Sparker's blog where she discussed being interested versus being committed. I realized I have only been interested in losing weight and not committed to losing the weight and making a healthier lifestyle for myself. I buc... Read more
Holiday Blues with the Green Monster
Sunday, November 27, 2011      1 comments

Do you remember how the Holidays were when you were little? For me when I was really little they were always at my grandparents. Big festive meals with 20 or more sitting down around one table. My grandfather at the head and my grandmother at th... Read more
Need help from my Spark Family
Tuesday, November 08, 2011      1 comments

As most of my Spark friends know MIL has been in hospital since Fri. A lot of things going on with her. Hopefully, she will be getting out soon. I have been so thankful for the support and well wishes from my Spark family. This hospitaliza... Read more
Day 74~ Went a little sideways
Wednesday, November 02, 2011      2 comments

This morning started out great. I got up. Had energy. Even made a hot breakfast which I ate at home. Got to work early. Was feeling so great. Things started to swerve when another employee in the building side tracked me before I got in to... Read more
Day 73~ Positive Nov. 1st
Tuesday, November 01, 2011      0 comments

I am looking for positives today. 1. Back in my own office where I spent a good part of the day laughing. 2.VICTORY OVER FOOD!!! I had will power over the Reese's Pieces. Though they are my favorite I only ate 10 pieces. Though more t... Read more
Day 72~ Happy Halloween
Monday, October 31, 2011      0 comments

I hope all of my Spark friends had a safe and happy Halloween. I got home just in time to start handing out candy. Quieter night then I am used to. Usually nearly run out of candy. Tonight I still with what my nephew brought home still have half... Read more
Day 66 Feeling Energized
Tuesday, October 25, 2011      1 comments

Feeling fantastic today. I am still babying a sun burn (two hours of kayaking on Sunday even with sunscreen results in red skin). Had a pretty productive day at work. Went out to eat with the hubby. Actually managed to stay on the low end of my ... Read more

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