Wednesday, April 18, 2018 4 comments
I am just tired. Physically and emotionally. I am feeling negative and can't seem to get into a groove of any sort. I have contemplated signing up for Jenny Craig or Nutrisystem so I have some direction--but good grief the food is expensive! ... Read more
A win for today
Monday, April 02, 2018 1 comments
So every holiday my Mom insists on buying the adults supersized candy—enter Easter. 2 6 packs of Reese’s peanut butter eggs, a large Reese’s bunny, and I hadn’t seen her for Valentine’s and had a huge Russel Stover heart full of chocolates. I ... Read more
I am keeping myself aware.
Saturday, March 31, 2018 0 comments
Easter is such a blessed holiday and as I sit here watching my teenage girls still wanting to dye eggs and we still do Easter baskets before Mass—I am filled with joy and nestalgia. But it is also kind of sad. My Nana died on Good Friday 6 yea... Read more
Wednesdays are always the worst
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 4 comments
What is it about Wednesday that makes me drag? I have a harder time getting my head wrapped around my world. I start out the week with the best intentions and then life happens--dishes aren't done, homework (mine) isn't finished, kids have conc... Read more
New to this blog thing
Monday, March 26, 2018 8 comments
I am not a journaler and I am new to this blog thing. I have recently given Weight Watchers the boot after years of paying for it and zero results. I have always loved SparkPeople and the massive amount of free info on the site--so here I am! ... Read more
The definition of insanity
Wednesday, September 09, 2015 6 comments
Doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results. Insanity. I have been attempting the same approach and the same mind frame for years--especially when it comes to working out. I know what my schedule won't allow--time to move ... Read more
Thursday, August 27, 2015 4 comments
Summer? Unproductive in the weight loss venture😢 But! I camped and read books and worked on the house and did some really enjoyable things this summer. I also am going through marriage bumps (they come and go after 20 years together--this too s... Read more
Well that was a bad idea.....
Wednesday, February 04, 2015 0 comments
Its the new year and everyone at work is on a diet plan of some sort--even our head teacher who weighs about 135 pounds. She is doing a $400 a month shake plan, my supervisor is doing Medifast, and as I cave to peer pressure--I ordered Nutrisys... Read more
I have a permanent eye twitch!
Sunday, January 25, 2015 3 comments
So after basically zero access to my kitchen this week due to construction, two nights of take out pizza, and the sewer lines backing up in my basement today--I have developed a permanent eye twitch. I lost 4 pounds last week, and in all ho... Read more
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 2 comments
Seriously never feel like I can get a break! My house flooded over New Years--its been a wreck. Well the contracting crew showed up today--earlier than I thought and I walked in at lunch and my entire upper floor is tarped--which means no acces... Read more
Water Water Water
Friday, January 16, 2015 2 comments
I feel like I have done nothing this week but drink water!! Trying to down 3-32 oz mugs per day--which is a stretch for me because I tend to drink coffee at work and not water. I have done nothing but live in the bathroom--our poor office assi... Read more
New year--new leaf--right?
Tuesday, January 06, 2015 3 comments
I am going to try using this blog to get my feelings out and to have a documented journey that I can look back on. I was so optimistic when school was getting ready to start--my job is extra stressful this year--I haven't known such struggling ... Read more
Life gets in the way
Monday, August 04, 2014 0 comments
Wow--I just read my last blog from over a year ago--amazing how I wanted so much to start the change and there was just too much change going on. I'm actually heavier now than I was at that point. For some reason my mindset is different this t... Read more
In my multi-tasking glory!
Monday, January 21, 2013 1 comments
So in my multi-tasking glory yesterday I flooded my basement. Actually not even my basement--its a rental:( To start off--my washing machine broke last week. Not a good thing in a family of 7. So I am filling it manually with the hose in the ... Read more
Sunday, January 20, 2013 0 comments
How is it that I have become 36 years old and need to lose 100 pounds? I've lost and gained many times over the years. But a recent move has "Sparked" me into taking control of my life once and for all:) I have never blogged before--but ha... Read more