July goals (following the trend)
Friday, July 01, 2011      5 comments

1) Eat protein with every meal. 2) Do strength training exercises at least three times per week - on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Incorporate more core exercises into my strength training. 3) C25K at least 3 times a week - on M... Read more
Why it's different this time
Thursday, June 30, 2011      6 comments

I got asked, at the end of one of JENNSWIMS' blogs, "Why is this time different for you?" Lots of reasons. 1) No one is telling me I should lose weight!!! Is there anything worse than that? What usually sends me crying into a bowl of ... Read more
C25K Week 2 - Easier than I thought
Tuesday, June 28, 2011      5 comments

I have been putting off doing Week 2 of C25K because I thought it was going to be really hard for me. Just getting through my Week 1 workout was really tough. For those of you involved in C25K, you know that during Week 1 you have to run for 6... Read more
A goal that I have met
Saturday, June 25, 2011      4 comments

The one goal that I set for myself way back in January is one that I think has helped me most in my weight loss. One of my goals was to eat a fruit or vegetable with every meal. I know that doesn't seem like a huge goal, but I really think it'... Read more
read an awesome blog just now and it made me think...
Thursday, June 23, 2011      2 comments

I had to share this... just reminds me how we live our lives "waiting to be thin" when we need to live NOW! Go dancing, buy that cute dress in YOUR size, go out on a date, go swimming! Love it. Read it! Read more
on the cusp of a new pants size
Wednesday, June 22, 2011      4 comments

I get annoyed with different sizes at different stores. I want to be able to say "I am DONE with size 26 pants!" but then I go to different stores and I can't fit into the 24's! Some stores I can fit into the 24's and some of them I can'... Read more
Fat Girl's Worst Nightmare--getting fitted for a bridesmaid dress
Tuesday, June 21, 2011      11 comments

-Ugh. Size 26 at David's Bridal. I didn't even think they had 26's. -Small boobs, big hips = tons of alterations. -Need I say more? Oof. ... Read more
Question for Sparkers
Sunday, June 19, 2011      4 comments

Do you have a reward system for yourself? If so, what are your rewards? Are they based on weight lost or on consistency...or both?... Read more
tired of all of it.
Saturday, June 18, 2011      4 comments

The cruise was was delicious. I gained about 5 lbs but it isn't my official weigh-in day so I'm going to weigh again on Monday to see if it goes down a little. That was very depressing. I ate EVERYTHING in sight on the cruise. I di... Read more
Up 2.4 pounds...
Friday, June 10, 2011      4 comments

Annoyed! My usual weigh-in day is on Monday but since I won't be in town I decided to do a little "check" to see how I'm doing. Now I wish I hadn't! I've gone over my calories a couple of days. I've got to do better so that I can reach my go... Read more
Body image issues
Thursday, June 09, 2011      3 comments

I've recently really started to see in my body the changes that have come from losing over 30 pounds. I can definitely tell that my butt is smaller, my legs are smaller, I've lost a little around my midsection and the biggest change is in my b... Read more
C25K and Cruise!
Wednesday, June 08, 2011      4 comments

Today was Day 2 of Couch to 5K. Today was easier than that's good. I keep running right after I always feel so bloated! I guess that tells me I need to be eating a smaller dinner. I feel like I'm going at the best tim... Read more
Tuesday, June 07, 2011      5 comments

I have got to start waking up earlier! Today I got up at noon... and I told myself I'd get up every day at 8. I need to stay on my schedule but it's tough when you get summers off! However, once I got up I did do my strength training....and ... Read more
My annoying husband
Monday, June 06, 2011      11 comments

OK...remember me celebrating the other day because I weighed less than my husband? The scale said he weighed 271 and I weighed 268. WELL today he weighs 263 and I weigh 265. How do I weigh MORE than him again????? How can his weight vary by ... Read more
The sedentary life
Sunday, June 05, 2011      3 comments

I worked out twice today...did my Zumba this morning and then I walked for thirty minutes outside this evening. I'm loving that I'm getting all these workouts in, but I think that I really need to continue this workout schedule because I'm not ... Read more

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