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Last night got a little crazy
Tuesday, September 05, 2017      2 comments

I pretty much found my kryptonite, fresh hot dinner rolls. I ended up eating more than I allowed myself calorie-wise last night. So, I decided that I w... Read more
The good fight
Friday, September 01, 2017      0 comments

I tried the stairstepper at the gym today. 😣It never stops amazing me on how people will do an hour on this and the elliptical. Y'all seriously need t... Read more
Missing my mama today.
Thursday, August 31, 2017      7 comments

My mom would have been 88 today. Love this photo of my parents when they were rockin' tbe 40's style at Garner State Park in Texas. It's been 2 years n... Read more
Small victories shouldn't be ignored
Wednesday, August 30, 2017      1 comments

I have to get out of my own head and truly appreciate what I am blessed with and what I have accomplished, to stop comparing myself to others. Hollyn'... Read more
But I never knew that it could be this hard
Monday, August 28, 2017      3 comments

Struggling today after a sluggish weekend. Moriah Peters song "Brave" spoke to me today. I live in SA and although we got a lot of rain from Harvey, w... Read more
If we are gonna walk
Wednesday, August 23, 2017      5 comments

Today is 3 months since my doctor told me I was "MORBIDLY OBESE", words change me, in some ways not for the better. My most despised comment I was told... Read more
Help me to move
Thursday, August 17, 2017      4 comments

After trying the evil elliptical on Tuesday for about 2 seconds, my knee was a mess yesterday, so I used that excuse to take a rest day, lol. I got back in the treadmill and I reached a goal, less than 100 days, of being able to do a 20 min mil... Read more
When an inanimate machine can humble you
Tuesday, August 15, 2017      3 comments

Basically going to rant and whine for a minute. I gained 2 lbs from a 4 day business trip, it took me 2 weeks to lose 2 lbs and I gained them back in 4... Read more
It's not over yet
Monday, August 14, 2017      2 comments

After a long 4 day business trip, where I did not exercise nor did I eat good, lousy sleep, I was feeling like I used to....before changing my eating habits, before I exercised everyday. AWFUL! I got back to the gym and as I was making my OCD d... Read more
Wednesday, August 09, 2017      1 comments

Ugh, cannot undo this mess of a blog, no delete?... Read more
Life is short, I wanna live it well.
Wednesday, August 09, 2017      1 comments

It seems to have taken me many years to come to this decision, maybe I'm just feeling my age today. I so did not want to go workout on the treadmill machine, looking for many of my old standby excuses. Song inspirations gor today...Michah Tyler... Read more
Funny things to be grateful for
Sunday, August 06, 2017      4 comments

It's 100° here today, when I had to make a run to Costco for a few things. My keyless remote did not want to work...UGH. So, ok, I'll hike over to the ... Read more
I wanna be different, I wanna change
Friday, August 04, 2017      4 comments

This morning was rough, didn't sleep well: after having a great day yesterday with goals exceeded the scale did not reflect it. I know, logically, it will show next week or so if I don't get lazy. Which I nearly did, I wanted to crawl back into ... Read more
You are more
Thursday, August 03, 2017      4 comments

I had not made it to the gym as much I needed or wanted to this week, so trying to get into a workout mindset. Comparing myself to others in the gym, knowing full well how far I have come personally.....'I want so badly just to finally get well,... Read more
Grief and Beautiful
Monday, July 31, 2017      5 comments

I went to the gym today at time different than normal and that is when I saw her. My mom, tiny woman carrying her purse to the next weight machine wearing her little SAS shoes in a skirt. You just never know when grief is going to hit you, my mo... Read more

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