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week one results and recap
Sunday, July 14, 2019      2 comments

Week one I lost 5.4 pounds and I'm very pleased with that! I'm excited to start week 2 today. So, week one I made some good new recipes and made one of my favorites from the first time around. I also tried a product I didn't care for (coco... Read more
keto day 3
Wednesday, June 05, 2019      1 comments

So, today I feel more tired and have been a tad dizzy off and on. My urine is still testing as having a trace of ketones. So, all is going well. I was having some stomach pains probably because it didn't do #2 today, which I've heard can be an i... Read more
Life 6/4/2019
Tuesday, June 04, 2019      1 comments

So, the kids are out on summer break now. This is the first full week of summer vacay. So far nothing exciting has happened but it's nice to have a more leisurely schedule. I started keto(see previous blog if interested) because my wedding dress... Read more
Keto day 1 and 2
Tuesday, June 04, 2019      1 comments

So, i've been researching the keto diet for months and months now. I almost gave it a try a handful of months ago but I allowed myself to be talked out of it. And, I continued on trying to do weight watchers. And, I made no real progress. I lost... Read more
autoimmune and gluten sensitivity frustrations
Tuesday, November 06, 2018      4 comments

I just had a lot of blood tests done to test for an autoimmune disease. Thyroid autoimmune disease, but I was tested for a couple others as well. Some background: Back in 2006 my gyno. found that I had a goiter. I was pregnant with my youngest s... Read more
Setting a goal and having a plan
Thursday, January 04, 2018      0 comments

I've set a goal for myself to lose 12-13 pounds by March first. It's not a large amount but that will put me at 199 lbs. which IS a big deal. Onderland. I know that I can achieve my goal if I just make good food choices and exercise regularly. I... Read more
Past Halloween and moving on towards Thanksgiving
Wednesday, November 01, 2017      1 comments

Halloween was yesterday and so was my weight watchers meeting and weigh in. I skipped the week before because I had bad anxiety. Not about my weigh in or anything(I showed a decent loss at home) but just bad social anxiety in general. I get that... Read more
Wow, I've been away for awhile..there have been some changes..
Friday, October 20, 2017      4 comments

I've had this massive craving to blog and the weight watchers site no longer has blogs or message boards(boo on the blogs!) so here I am! I signed up for weight watchers online awhile back but I just wasn't getting the accountability I craved. S... Read more
BLC summer challenge begins
Thursday, June 02, 2016      1 comments

So I weighed in for my BLC summer challenge today. My weight was up by around 3 pounds (no matter where I sat the scale, lol). So, I must face the truth..I let things go this past week and had a considerable gain. I hosted a Memorial Day cookout... Read more
Summer Break
Friday, May 27, 2016      1 comments

My son started his summer break on Monday this week. I started mine a couple weeks prior. It's been so nice having him home with me..not that we've actually been home all that much. ha. This week has been busy with lots of activities and errands... Read more
3.5 Months
Thursday, May 12, 2016      0 comments

Since my previous blogs were dated like this I stuck with that theme. Life is kind of at its 'new normal' if you can call it 'normal'. I have more good days now than bad days but things are still challenging and sometimes they're excruciating. B... Read more
Just checking in
Monday, March 14, 2016      0 comments

So, Ben has been gone now for a month and a half. Life seems to be evening out and becoming somewhat 'normal' again. Which is sad in itself. But, is good I guess. Last week was my spring break from college and it was such a relief to not have al... Read more
1 month and four days
Thursday, March 03, 2016      1 comments

So it's now been one month and four days since I lost my husband. I'm having ok days and still some bad days. But, I think there has been some improvement. I haven't had a lot of time to think about everything and really get adjusted to life wit... Read more
Two weeks and a day
Monday, February 15, 2016      2 comments

It's funny(or NOT) how time keeps moving on along when you feel like it shouldn't. It's been two weeks and one day(not quite a whole day) since my husband passed away unexpectedly. Valentines Day was yesterday and even though I thought I would b... Read more

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