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Life changes mean I will put me first
Wednesday, August 03, 2016      7 comments

Wow, it's been a ride. I'm still in a fog. My mother recently passed in June and I had been consumed with her care as well as trying to take care of my own 2 kids and husband for the past few years. Before that, it was my Dad, who passed of canc... Read more
There's the kick in the pants I needed
Friday, July 24, 2015      3 comments

Sparkpeople attempt- Take 24: Well, this time I think I have some competition. My husband has always been pretty fit. As a carpenter he got a lot of exercise. Well, the past few years he has changed careers to a much more sedentary position. ... Read more
Mean people suck
Monday, July 13, 2015      5 comments

Good grief.....I am 2 weeks post op from a total hip replacement, therefore I still need a scoot scoot at the supermarket. As I was getting ready to leave, I saw a woman with a cane getting out of a truck. I smiled and told her that she could ha... Read more
Post surgery yuckies
Saturday, July 04, 2015      5 comments

Yikes! I had a Total Hip replacement on Monday 6/ went well and I left the hospital the next day 6/30. Wow, I was doing awesome!! I was doing SO well, that with the help of pain meds, I thought I was super woman! all ca... Read more
Thank you for reminding me I'm not alone
Tuesday, June 16, 2015      7 comments

I live in a habitual pity party world sometimes. Poor me, I can't lose weight. wah wah wah. Well, I KNOW that wishing won't make it go away, and lately I have come on SP to get some motivation. Not the motivation of I can conquer the world in a... Read more
Tuesday, June 02, 2015      14 comments

I made a decision. I'm quitting a job I have had for almost 20 years. I quit being's too hard of a job. My joints ache, I can't sleep. It's like another full time job just trying to constantly carry around all this fat. I want an easie... Read more
Hero or Zero. I need to stop.
Thursday, May 28, 2015      3 comments

I need to stop. Stop thinking that I have to do everything or its no good. If I want to go for a walk, I feel that if I can't start off at 3 miles, than there is no sense going at all. I need to stop the mentality that if I only lose 1 pound a w... Read more