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Week of setbacks!
Sunday, August 11, 2019      5 comments

This week has not been good for me with regard to my journey to get healthy. I have been eating out with my boyfriend most days this last week. I have been taking my lunch but it hasn't been the best options either due to poor planning. Th... Read more
Great first week at new job!
Saturday, July 27, 2019      8 comments

It was a great first week at the new job. I have a lot to learn about the job, but so far it has gone well and everyone has been very kind and supportive. My new boss is even trying to help employees live a more healthy lifestyle. There are bull... Read more
Saturday, July 20, 2019      9 comments

Every day I find it even more amazing how much my life is changing and has changed in the last 7-8 years. Six years ago this month I took a huge step... Read more
Exciting day!
Wednesday, July 03, 2019      7 comments

Being a college student close to finishing my degrees, I have started applying for a position in one of my fields of studies. I attended a career fair... Read more
Keep moving! Don't quit, just slow down!
Monday, July 01, 2019      7 comments

Several years ago I injured my feet. I was around 350 lbs and trying to work a job that required 12 days standing on concrete. Basically, I stood in on... Read more
Goals for the next 8 weeks
Thursday, June 27, 2019      3 comments

I have officially joined the Walkers, Runners, Joggers and Gadgeters Team for the 5% Summer Challenge. Hooray! Go Team! We can do this! In preparation... Read more
I DID IT! New personal record!
Monday, June 24, 2019      7 comments

I made it back to the Y tonight. I haven't been in a while. I've been getting steps throughout the day and trying to do some little workout at home. Bu... Read more
Where did I start? What motivated me?
Sunday, June 23, 2019      7 comments

I went back to find my measurements as far back as could for heaviest recent. I found in a journal from Feb 2019 where I was lamenting over having gain... Read more
Mad! I'm not taking anymore!
Thursday, June 20, 2019      0 comments

I got up today and took a good look around me. I have been working and going to school resulting in roughly 80 hours a week of busy-ness. I live with m... Read more
Me time and memories
Tuesday, June 18, 2019      3 comments

Yesterday afternoon I had been cleaning and trying to get things done at home. I was stressed out and finally told the "kids" I was going out. The kids... Read more
Met my new doctor
Monday, June 10, 2019      11 comments

Today was my first visit with the new doctor at the clinic I go to for medical care. The doctor I had been seeing since Feb. evidently left the clinic.... Read more