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Friday, February 06, 2009      0 comments

Today I had an inservice at school....on cooperative learning. Breakfast was provided. That led right into a sit down Mexican luncheon. Chips and salsa were provided. That led right into more meetings at school. Chocolates were provided. Did... Read more
Tuesday, February 03, 2009      0 comments

I hit a little blip in the road and can finally forgive myself for not following my sparkplan over the weekend. I am going to avoid all blips this weekend.......because that one blip showed a weight gain on Monday morning. Time for me to run ove... Read more
February At Last
Monday, February 02, 2009      1 comments

January was not a big month of weight loss for me. February is going to be by month for stepping it up and meeting my goals. I know exactly what I need to do to lose 2 lbs. a week. I will put forth my best effort each day!... Read more
Hip Hip Hooray
Wednesday, January 28, 2009      1 comments

It is an ice day in TX, and once again I get to relax and enjoy my family at home! Aren't unexpected days off from work just the best? Today, we pulled the boys behind the jeep in the ice on a recycle bid lid!(Yes, he had his helmit on!) I mad... Read more
Momma Mia
Tuesday, January 27, 2009      2 comments

I have twin boys that stand about 6 ft 2 in. They come home STARVING after school. They can knock out a package of cookies, a soda, and a bag of chips in less than 30 seconds....and then ask, "Momma, what is for dinner?" I have noticed that the... Read more
Well, I'll Be!
Monday, January 26, 2009      1 comments

Today, I weighed in at my BLClub at school. Last week, I was the loser of the pack, but today I gained . 8 lbs. No problem! Instead of letting this slight gain ruin my day, week, month, year (ha), I will celebrate my success of going to the g... Read more
How are you feeling?
Thursday, January 22, 2009      1 comments

I am checking in with myself today and asking, "How am I feeling?" Seems like I have spent a lifetime worrying about everybody else feeling good and taking care of their needs. Today, I am checking in on myself.......I am feeling a little ????hm... Read more
Just pause for a cause
Wednesday, January 21, 2009      1 comments

Today, I am a little tired and would usually grab lots of snacks here at school to feed the tiredness. Instead, I plan to pause and identify the cause of my tiredness. Today, I am sure I am tired because I didn't eat protein for dinner and as a ... Read more
Change is here to stay
Tuesday, January 20, 2009      1 comments

Wow.....What a day. I am feeling the CHANGE in the air. I am excited about new leadership for our country. I wonder if my body is excited about the change I have planned for it? I am going to turn 50 this year, and I want to celebrate that 25th ... Read more
A Day Off from the Weekly Grind
Monday, January 19, 2009      0 comments

How nice it was to relax and go at a snail's pace today. I did get to the gym and couldn't believe how packed it was. I only did a little cardio, but will be up and out the door tomorrow. It was nice to take a break today!... Read more
The Weekend Blunders
Sunday, January 18, 2009      1 comments

I traveled this weekend and of course when you go visit people they always want to "feed and water you!" I did eat healthy foods and managed to drink my water. I even exercised on Saturday. The blunders snuck up on me at night. We went out on th... Read more
The Big Chill
Thursday, January 15, 2009      3 comments

Today is super cold here in TX, but it was no excuse to stay in bed and sleep in. I thought of my friends in the north that deal with winter weather for a much longer period of time than I do. I have no excuse! The big chill is here today, an... Read more
Wednesday, January 14, 2009      2 comments

I popped out of bed this morning with more energy than yesterday. I realized that I was totally alone this morning to "self talk" myself into working out before reporting to my "real" job! No problem! Once I got to the gym the lonliness was zapp... Read more
The 13th is a lucky day for me
Tuesday, January 13, 2009      3 comments

It is the 13th, but for me that is a good number. I did it. I finally did what I said I would do. I prepared in advance by packing my gym bag and my lunch for work. I sat the alarm and popped up and drove to the gym this morning. Yes, I did try ... Read more
Monday, January 12, 2009      1 comments

DUH!!!!! Well, sure enough, when you stop sparking, the old habits creep in and low and behold if the pounds don't come back even faster. I am still in shock that all 20 of them just came rushing right back onto my hips, thighs and belly! Toda... Read more

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