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It's been awhile
Tuesday, December 05, 2017      2 comments

So, in three years, I have managed to gain all of the weight back. :( the good news is that I have learned a lesson....that I can't just take a break....no matter what. Three years ago, my Dad died....and my life changed. I need to start pri... Read more
New Year, New Life
Monday, December 29, 2014      4 comments

It's been awhile since I've posted a blog. This next year will truly be a new start for me. My Dad passed away before Christmas. He had been severely disabled from a stroke for over nine years. I loved my father then, and I love him now. Th... Read more
Plateau
Tuesday, November 25, 2014      2 comments

So, there's always good news and bad news. The good news is that I have not gained any weight over the past three months. The bad news is that I have not lost any weight either. I remain about five pounds from both a smaller pants size and an... Read more
Incoming!!! The real world is here!
Wednesday, July 30, 2014      2 comments

So, I finally decided to make a doctor appointment. It's been about three years. I have always struggled with high cholesterol (genetics and lifestyle). The last time that I was checked, my triglycerides were also a little high. I thought th... Read more
Where did you go?
Wednesday, July 23, 2014      0 comments

Where did you go? That was a question that I was asked yesterday. Naturally, I took it literally. They meant that I had lost weight and told me that I look awesome. ... Read more
Work, Work, Work Senora
Friday, July 18, 2014      0 comments

This week went so much better! I got my bike out, attached the trailer and dragged little boy blue around. Between the added weight and my lack of fitness, we didn't make it far. However, we did make it somewhere! I have received a few more ... Read more
Motivation
Friday, July 11, 2014      0 comments

I am not sure how many times I have to do it to myself, but I periodically lose motivation. It seems to happen once a month, around the time of my TOM. For at least a week, I eat like crap and don't exercise. ... Read more
Moods are infectious
Thursday, July 10, 2014      0 comments

So yesterday, my SO called me while I was at work. I briefly talked to him and hung up the phone. When I got home, he noted that I was very short with him. He asked if I had a bad day at work. No, it was the usual day. He said that I sounde... Read more
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
Tuesday, July 08, 2014      0 comments

This is my quote of the day. it's an oldie but a goodie. I have really fallen off the bandwagon for both eating and exercise. I had started to exercise more, but my bad eating totally killed by energy/motivation. Today, I'm going to quit smo... Read more
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
Tuesday, July 08, 2014      0 comments

This is my quote of the day. it's an oldie but a goodie. I have really fallen off the bandwagon for both eating and exercise. I had started to exercise more, but my bad eating totally killed by energy/motivation. Today, I'm going to quit smo... Read more
Realizations
Wednesday, July 02, 2014      0 comments

So, I've been exercising more lately...but my healthy eating plan has been falling apart. emoticon ... Read more
Learning to Deal with Frustration
Tuesday, July 01, 2014      0 comments

So, today is another day that I am struggling with not turning to food to deal with frustration. I really, really dislike my job. I have for about a year now. The highlight of the insanity today: It appears as though one of my significantly ... Read more
Another Day in Paradise
Monday, June 30, 2014      0 comments

Happy Monday! I am back at the dreaded old job. It really puts a damper on my mood. However, it is only a four day week, so I'm hoping for the best. I'm down 17 pounds on Sparkpeople...or about 35 since Christmas. Woo hoo! 18 between Chris... Read more
Milestones
Monday, June 02, 2014      0 comments

Over the weekend, I hit several milestones. They are all putting a smile on my face today. First, an old swimsuit was BAGGY. A BAGGY swimsuit. I just wanted to make sure you got that part. Secondly, I now fit comfortably into a size 18. Th... Read more
Yes, I Can
Thursday, May 29, 2014      0 comments

This morning, I have read many inspirational blogs, postings, and articles. The moral of what I read is that yes, it can be done. I don't have to be fat forever. I can make the time to get healthy and exercise. Other people have done it, and... Read more

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