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Changing goals
Tuesday, May 15, 2012      3 comments

I have decided that my current goal (to walk every day for 30 minutes) is a little unrealistic. After all, I haven't met it ONCE since setting it. I have figured out that: 1. I work in a busy grocery store deli, so on the days that I ... Read more
I think I can, I think I can.....I KNOW I CAN!!
Tuesday, May 08, 2012      2 comments

Lost 4 lbs this week, and it is getting a little easier. Although , I have been craving the Chinese buffet REALLY BAD! lol I am determined not to give in to it! The loss is mostly all diet since I didn't stick with my walking goals this wee... Read more
Starting a new walking route!
Wednesday, May 02, 2012      3 comments

Yesterday, I found the tool on here where you can map out your walking route. Since I live in a small rural community, this will be a great tool for me. I do have a couple of places I go to walk, but I still like a change of scenery every now an... Read more
Can't stay motivated!
Monday, April 30, 2012      4 comments

I am starting my 3rd try at this, hopefully the saying '3rd time's the charm' is true! I have such a hard time staying motivated! Mainly, I think it's because after trying so hard, and seeing no results, I just give up! I mean, why put myself th... Read more
Needed help
Sunday, March 13, 2011      6 comments

After following my nutrition plan pretty well all week, and walking almost every day, I got on the scale this morning and GAINED 8 LBS!!!! I'm SO TIRED of trying hard to do this, and being disappointed every week! So I went this afternoon ... Read more
Still at a plateau after 2 MONTHS!!!
Sunday, February 20, 2011      7 comments

Why is it that my body refuses to go below 250 lbs?!? I have been stuck here for 2 months now, and it is getting very frustrating, and discouraging! I've changed my dieting habits to where I am only eating foods that are healthy for me. I track ... Read more
Cheating....well, sort of
Monday, February 14, 2011      2 comments

How come when I reach a goal I have been striving for weeks to accomplish, I can't seem to keep my momentum going in the right direction? Something always happens to make me spiral in the opposite direction that I want to be going in! I ha... Read more
Getting back on track!
Monday, February 07, 2011      1 comments

I was doing so well up until this past weekend, when I had to go out of town for my Grandmother's funeral. It was a very hard thing to say goodbye, but also hard to stick to my diet and work-outs! I didn't do well with the food part AT ALL!! I j... Read more
Losing Granny Ree
Monday, February 07, 2011      2 comments

This was a very hard weekend for me! My Grandmother, aka Granny Ree, passed away last week, and I had to travel to Alabama for her funeral. Even though she has been very sick for a few months, and we were expecting this, it was still very hard t... Read more
Yay for Hubby!
Thursday, March 19, 2009      5 comments

What a relief! After being laid off from his truck driving job back on Jan 21st, my husband FINALLY found another job! Even though he was getting unemployment, it didn't make up for the lost paycheck, since he wasn't bringing home as much as whe... Read more
Bad beginning
Wednesday, March 18, 2009      2 comments

Well, I got started on my walking routine yesterday...I felt pretty good going into it. I decided I was going start out walking a mile a day, and since there aren't any parks of walking trails where I live, I went downtown and drove a half mile.... Read more
Here I go!
Sunday, March 15, 2009      1 comments

Well, here I go again. Starting on diet for about the millionth time, but this time feels different. In the past, whenever I decided to lose weight, that was my only goal. Now I have an even better goal, which is not only to lose weight, but to ... Read more