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The Story of MissStella1
Friday, April 16, 2021      9 comments

I feel another blog coming on!! Today's blog was just a nugget from a comment made by one of the fearless leaders who so skillfully keep me accountable in my journey to a healthy life. I am new to this world of cell phones and computers and t... Read more
Snowshoes? Me? Seriously???
Friday, February 12, 2021      12 comments

Today I did something I have never done. I have never even thought of doing and now I have to eat my words. My friends do this all the time, every year and they have been telling me that I should go with them and I have been telling them no w... Read more
It Only Took a Pandemic . . . . . .
Tuesday, December 29, 2020      10 comments

Before I start this blog I would like to say that this year has been, for some, a difficult year and for others a devastating year because they lost loved ones to this Covid-19 virus that no one seems to be able to bring under control. I have b... Read more
High Drama
Sunday, December 06, 2020      8 comments

The title of this blog came to me last night while I was lying in bed trying to convince myself that it would be a good thing to sleep. The thoughts kept me awake because this time of year for my family can only be described as a "High Drama" t... Read more
To Jump or not to Jump -
Saturday, August 15, 2020      8 comments

The title of this blog pretty much says it all, I took up residence on this plateau way before the pandemic decided to bless us with its company. I have been comfortably sitting in the middle of it ever since. I have thought about lots of thin... Read more
The Best Neighbors
Friday, July 31, 2020      5 comments

Just thought a new blog would be a good way to say goodbye to July. A couple of days ago I was happily scrolling through my e-mails and I got a new screen on my computer that stated I had an unrecoverable hard disk error and that my computer wo... Read more
The New Normal
Friday, April 03, 2020      6 comments

Seems like it is time to add a new blog to my spark page. When I started this journey in 2016 it seemed like I had a lot to say about all the "diets" I had been on for the majority of my life. Now that it is 2020 I don't seem to have as much t... Read more
Back to black
Tuesday, July 18, 2017      3 comments

I joined Spark People in November 2016 or I should say that I re-joined because I have been a member before but I wasn't really invested in the process completely. Since that day I have managed to shed 30 lbs. and as of February 2017 when I go... Read more
A Light at the end of the Tunnel!
Sunday, June 18, 2017      2 comments

Good Sunday morning to all my Spark Friends. This is my first blog in a while but I thought it was time for me to actually jump in and say something. The good news is there really is a light at the end of the weight loss tunnel and I can actu... Read more
Sunday Breakfast
Sunday, February 05, 2017      6 comments

I did something this morning that I almost NEVER do! I went out to a fast food place for Sunday breakfast. My friend invited me to join her for breakfast and a chat. The chat was nice but I will never go to this place for breakfast again. I... Read more
Staff Christmas Dinner
Thursday, December 22, 2016      1 comments

Well, tonight was the dreaded staff Christmas dinner that our boss treats us to every year. Other years I just chowed down on whatever the food choice was and never gave it another thought. I knew this year would be different since I joined sp... Read more
Never treat yourself with a steak!
Monday, December 12, 2016      3 comments

Hello to all my dedicated spark friends. This blog will be about the day of the week known as Sunday. Sunday has always been my day to treat myself no matter what diet I was on or what group I belonged to. I am here to tell you that any treat... Read more
Day after family dinner
Sunday, December 04, 2016      2 comments

Well, I made it. It is the day after the family dinner & I had a wonderful time as always. I love to get together with my family and as usual the food was great and plentiful. My attitude toward it is what changed. I did not, for once, run o... Read more
Family Dinners
Saturday, December 03, 2016      4 comments

Good Morning to all dedicated spark members. Today is day 13 for me and so far I am managing to keep on track. I am down two pounds as of this morning and that's great for me because my new mantra is "baby steps" My downfall is family dinners... Read more