Do it before you HAVE to!
Monday, August 03, 2015 8 comments
It's been over 2 years since I last wrote a blog here. No reason to write - I'd retired - was (and still am) totally enjoying it. Fast forward to January 2015 - I had some health issues so went to see my primary dr. who started me on a trek of ... Read more
Long time, no write!!!
Sunday, June 09, 2013 3 comments
Why did I 'give up' after our 5% challenge was over? I really haven't stopped eating healthy (or at least trying) but I just revolted against any tracking!!! Just did not want to do it....still don't but I made myself today to track my food. Hav... Read more
Saturday, March 02, 2013 7 comments
Finished the 1st week and have been able to get some exercise in and I lost almost a pound. That makes me happy so far. After the visit with the dermatologist who said swimming shouldn't effect my skin too much as long as I follow 'procedure' fo... Read more
Finally getting back to ME!!!
Saturday, February 09, 2013 12 comments
It's taken a few weeks (but used to be years!!) but I'm finally beginning to focus on me again! It's been a struggle these last few weeks - I've been angry, sad, happy, amused, puzzled - by my thoughts over these weeks. My health has taken a sli... Read more
Office Project 101 --
Monday, January 21, 2013 10 comments
Swimming - my new job!!!
Sunday, November 18, 2012 10 comments
For those of you who have known me for awhile know that I am a happily retired teacher! 42 years in the classroom was great but ENOUGH!! So I've been volunteering some, sitting some, visiting some, sitting some, reading some, sitting some.....w... Read more
Committment -- going on 2 months!
Saturday, November 03, 2012 8 comments
It has been almost 2 months (Sept 16) since I first wrote that committment blog. And the amazing thing -- I am still committed to myself. I have lost just about 10 pounds in that time -- give or take a pound or two. (b/c I'm not sure what I was ... Read more
5% challenge assignments
Tuesday, October 02, 2012 6 comments
I'm a little behind because I wasn't getting the emails from the community team about them but I've done them in the past and will catch up here (not all tonite!!) "Turning good intentions into 'action'" Assignment 1 1. I have everyth... Read more
The commitment continues....
Thursday, September 27, 2012 12 comments
You know when you tell yourself that "I'll do anything to get this weight off"...???? I've done that so many times before and have usually fallen off the wagon ...sometimes after a long period of time. Now, I don't know how long this 'commitmen... Read more
I'm being committed
Sunday, September 16, 2012 18 comments
After that last pityparty blog - (and actually even before that) I've been thinking alot about 'commitment.' I had always thought I had lost my motivation - oh my, the motivation IS there but just not enough to do anything about it!!! That's wh... Read more
The Pity Party --- sit or 70???!!
Sunday, September 09, 2012 14 comments
Ok just to give a disclaimer before I even start -- I am having a pity party for myself today. Sorry to say none of you are invited. So let me sit here by myself in my wallowing so I can vent!!! So if you want to stop reading now - please do! ... Read more
The struggle within....
Thursday, August 23, 2012 5 comments
Been a long time since a blog -- doesn't surprise me! Yes life has been busy - a daughter getting married, a son getting engaged, getting used to being retired (although that isn't hard - it's just an adjustment), knowing I should be doing... Read more
Assignment #1 --- 5% challenge! Go Butterflies!!
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 2 comments
Check Points Have you got your gym clothes, runners, water bottle, etc. ready to go? I'm doing exercises in the house b/c of the heat for now and so that's all ready to go. What is your exercise plan? My exercise will be pedalin... Read more
Disney Trip -- (video blog)
Thursday, May 17, 2012 2 comments
I love Disneyworld - anyone that meets me for the 1st time learns that very early. My dh and I went in October 2011 and then I got the chance to go with my daughter again this past April. The 1st time I tried to walk it all - but by the 2nd day... Read more
My word - evaluate
Sunday, January 15, 2012 4 comments
Thanks to Ceri -- I've decided to think of some words that mean something to me and share the meaning and how it pertains (or not) to me. So thanks Ceri!!!! (imitation IS the best form of flattery you know!!) My word today is Evaluate -- b... Read more
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