What I took away from biggest loser last night. . .
Wednesday, December 01, 2010      2 comments

I don't often watch biggest loser, but I was bored last night and it was on. I felt like some of the things that happened really struck a chord with me. 1. The guy that lost that episode worked his butt off and everyone was expecting him t... Read more
Tired after a ridiculous week of travel.
Wednesday, November 24, 2010      1 comments

Hello all, I've been to Tisdale, Regina, Saskatoon, Lanigan, Humboldt, and back again all in the span of 4 days, and I'm going to Weyburn and Humboldt this weekend. Argh! So tired and looking forward to my Christmas break. Anyway, my co... Read more
A Week of Creativity
Saturday, November 13, 2010      3 comments

"Tension is where you think you should be, relaxation is accepting where you are." -Emerson I was reading through my book from when I was at "opera-bootcamp" this summer and these words just leaped off the page for me, as well as "p... Read more
Monday, November 08, 2010      4 comments

I'm feeling a little discouraged and every time I've stepped on the scale lately, I've been saying, "really?!" See, the "problem" is that even though I've been faithfully exercising every day, I'm still at 155 or even 156. At least this time I... Read more
Overweight or not, the judgment continues. . .
Monday, November 01, 2010      4 comments

This is a rant. If you hate rants, please read someone else's blog today (but do come back because I don't always rant!) Anyway. . . I have spent almost all of my life from age 3 or 4 to 23 or 24 being at least 30+ pounds overweight. ( T... Read more
Routine, Progress, Upcoming Opera Competition, Thoughts
Sunday, October 24, 2010      5 comments

Hello all! Thanks to everyone who reads my blog and comments. I don't know about your friends and lives, but it is so nice to have this place where I can process what I'm feeling and no one will judge. It's also super helpful that there's som... Read more
Letting go
Thursday, October 14, 2010      4 comments

I've been meaning to write for awhile, but I've been insanely busy this week. However, the insane part is over and I'm excited to share my thoughts. I've been in this fantastic emotional place lately where I feel like I'm actually ready ... Read more
Yeah Exercise!
Sunday, October 03, 2010      2 comments

This week I exercised every single day, and I feel great! Some days it was just walking, other days it was a class, and others were running or turbo jam. I have also started doing some weights and crunches while watching TV. It doesn't take v... Read more
Fresh start after a stress-y week.
Monday, September 27, 2010      4 comments

Wow, last week was crazy and stressful. I've been meaning to blog sooner about it, but I just haven't had the time. It started out a week like any other, but then when we went to the store my Grandma fell and broke her wrist. I'm her caretake... Read more
It's working!
Thursday, September 16, 2010      3 comments

I've been implementing small changes slowly but surely and I'm starting to see the results, which is always exciting. My pants are starting to fit better and I'm even able to go a couple of days without dessert! Shocking, I know. ... Read more
My friend, the nutrition tracker
Tuesday, September 07, 2010      3 comments

In an effort to stop the slow creep back up the scale, I have started tracking my food again. No wonder I've been gaining weight. The food I've been eating has been healthy, but I've probably been overshooting my calories by 200-400 every day ... Read more
Thoughts regarding babies
Monday, September 06, 2010      6 comments

So as the blog title says, this has nothing to do with weight-loss. . . I've been thinking about babies a lot lately, and honestly, its kind of hard not to. My MIL has made it known that she's ready to be a grandma any time now and my ow... Read more
Almost completed move number 13!!
Thursday, September 02, 2010      5 comments

Once upon a time when I was a little girl I thought that people who had lived in other places were so interesting and I wished that I could be one of those people who got to move. Be careful what you wish for! 13 moves in almost 9 years. . .ur... Read more
So excited!
Sunday, August 15, 2010      5 comments

Today is going to be a fantastic day!! I have my very first professional opera audition and I am so excited to do it. I feel ready and just want to go in there and have fun and entertain my auditioners. My family is also having our annual gol... Read more
Tuesday, August 10, 2010      2 comments

Today I have realized for the second time in my life that I simply cannot get away with eating poorly and not exercising regularly and expecting my body to stay small. Although this seems obvious, I think there's a part of my brain that just wi... Read more

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