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Monday! PT! Husby! Day 10!!
Tuesday, December 11, 2012      5 comments

Hey, thanks for all the encouragement, buddies!! And HI, obviously it's Tuesday, but I am updating about yesterday which was Monday. I'm still doing pretty well. Yesterday was a workout day. I did upper body ST and some walking on ... Read more
Heading for week 2! Day 9.
Sunday, December 09, 2012      3 comments

Survived the weekend! Hit everything but cholesterol, which was jusssst over (by maybe 10mg).  TOM was about a week late, but now that it's gone the scale has plummeted a couple of times. No complaints here! Just chillin, watchin my... Read more
Lazy weekend. Day 8.
Sunday, December 09, 2012      2 comments

I definitely am noticing I feel like overeating and eating garbage on the weekends. I kept it pretty well in check yesterday. Met everything but my "stretch" goal for protein, and I was a little over on cholesterol. Not bad for Day 8. ... Read more
Taking it for granted: Day 7
Friday, December 07, 2012      3 comments

I did go for my swim tonight.  It was a workout and a lesson. There was one other woman there; it turned out she was working with a private swim coach.  As I started my first lap and her coach was getting kick boards and stuff, like a je... Read more
I am so smart, S-M-R-T. DAY 6.
Friday, December 07, 2012      3 comments

(title because we loooove the Simpsons around here) Yesterday was rough. I think I’ve identified the problem, though. I think I’ve been pushing a little too hard on increasing the protein, in the sense that it can lead me to poor c... Read more
I'm so much less lazy than I used to be! also, Day 5:
Wednesday, December 05, 2012      8 comments

Still crushing it! I was cooking dinner tonight... making an embarassing comfort-food recipe from my childhood. It's not the healthiest thing in the world, but I measured everything, tracked it, only ate a serving size that would fit in my ... Read more
Kick August Day 4 - Dec 4
Wednesday, December 05, 2012      4 comments

HERE IT COMES! Going really well as far as the weekdays are concerned. I'm making up for the not so awesome start of the weekend, haha. ~*~***~KICK AUGUST~***~*~ August accomplishments - December progress so far (December 1-4) ... Read more
Salad Face
Tuesday, December 04, 2012      4 comments

Step 1: get salad Step 2: find coworker/family member/friend Step 3: hold up plate of salad in front of face Step 4: cry out "SALAD FACE!" Step 5: make a face that says "I'm a weird monster who loves salad and I am about to ... Read more
Kick August Day 3 - Dec 1-3
Tuesday, December 04, 2012      1 comments

~*~***~KICK AUGUST~***~*~ August accomplishments - December progress so far (December 1-3) Nutrition: Tracked all calories eaten all 31 days – 3/3 days so far Within calorie range 24/31 days – 2/3 so far Went over 2000 calories o... Read more
Kick August Day 1 & 2!
Monday, December 03, 2012      1 comments

Here it is, the first update! Short version: I am doing "okay." ~*~***~KICK AUGUST~***~*~ August accomplishments - December progress so far (December 1 and 2) Nutrition: Tracked all calories eaten all 31 days – 2/2 days so f... Read more
I think it's time for a challenge.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012      7 comments

So I know I'm usually all hippy skippy positive thinking gal up here, and I am trying to be, but I think it's only fair to admit this is not true 100% of the time "off screen." I have a couple of things coming up that are making me start t... Read more
Turkey Day check-in
Friday, November 23, 2012      2 comments

Posting from my phone! I'll be back on a computer probably Monday, to drop you all some blog comments and spark goodies!! So, here we are! The day after Thanksgiving.  It's officially the start of the Christmas season. Which my husband... Read more
Once Upon a Time, the scale said, "...
Tuesday, November 20, 2012      12 comments

So this one is partly about the scale, we all hate to love and love to hate. It's also kind of about my philosophy. I know I'm not done yet, so what do I know, but this time on Spark is different for me. Different from everything else ... Read more
I survived Thanksgiving #1!
Monday, November 19, 2012      6 comments

This Saturday we had Thanksgiving with my FIL (Thanksgiving with MIL's side of the family will be Thursday!). It's *always*, holiday or not, an hours-long festival of eating at their house. Usually 4 courses - there are appetizers, hummus ... Read more
Curiosity killed the cat
Friday, November 16, 2012      8 comments

I DID go to the gym with my friend, but the lifeguards called out, so no swimming for us. Sadness! However, we did have a nice run instead. I took it pretty easy, so my hip is a only little sore today. I think I'll be okay for my TURKEY ... Read more

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