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Commitment Day 2
Thursday, April 08, 2010      0 comments

I'm happy with myself today. I tracked my food (even the candy I tried to sneak, read stories and articles, participated in message boards, checked out some recipes and did some exercise. I know it's a long journey for me but I'm taki... Read more
Wednesday, April 07, 2010      1 comments

I first joined Spark people almost 2 years ago. Since that time I've lost and gained about 20+ lbs. It's easy for me to blame the events in my life for this, but the truth is that I have control over how I react to these events. There are man... Read more
Still trying
Tuesday, March 23, 2010      3 comments

I've quit smoking.....yeah! Two months now, but I have gained some weight in the process. I'm looking over my blogs and it seems I'm always 'beginning" never following through and finishing. This has to change. I feel like I've been dieting ... Read more
There are no bad days when the sun is shinning!
Monday, January 18, 2010      0 comments

Back again.....I will not give up! I'm still out of work but I have one or two promising prospects. In the interim, while I'm still looking for work, I'm doing many minor repairs to my home. I painted my dining room and am getting ready to ... Read more
New beginnings
Saturday, September 26, 2009      1 comments

I'm so excited. I got a call to interview for a job next week. This job is even better than the one I lost and the salary is much higher. Today I'm going to go shopping and buy myself a new outfit to wear for the interview. I feel very confi... Read more
Better days are coming
Thursday, September 24, 2009      0 comments

I lost my job today. Yesterday my friend, who I mentioned in my first posting (it's time to take care of Cathy), turned on me and said some very nasty, hurtful things to me. But I'm not going to throw a pity party for myself. I've already ap... Read more
So I begin
Wednesday, September 16, 2009      2 comments

I think the motivation for me in this is that I will not give up!! I am going to do this for me. My problem is that I take everything too seriously and look at things like more chores to do. This time I want to make it FUN. I have to cook an... Read more
Beginning anew
Monday, May 25, 2009      0 comments

I have been erratic with my commitment to take care of me. Have had many unexpected personal events that pulled me in other directions and in the process gained five pounds. I just returned from a week away with a dear friend who encouraged m... Read more

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