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Not moving fast enough for me
Thursday, February 18, 2010      2 comments

So today is weigh-in day for our Biggest Loser competition at work. The first time I weighed, I had gained .2 but I had stepped off the scales so I reset and tried again....this time I had gained .6. I went to the bathroom and tried a third ti... Read more
Things will be better....someday
Monday, February 15, 2010      5 comments

Things are moving slower than anticipated....but then again, that's the way this whole project has been from the get go. We have ran into some bumps with inspections so we still haven't moved yet. Today was very windy and cold. There is snow ... Read more
Six Months
Friday, February 12, 2010      1 comments

emoticon In six months, I have been fairly active. I have learned a lot from this site about how to pave a roa... Read more
Running into glitches
Friday, February 12, 2010      1 comments

I typed a really long post on my team page "Daily Chat" thread and couldn't get it to post so I tried copying and pasting to a blog and guess what-STILL could post!! I'm getting very frustrated with this. Seems like have to re-log in everytime... Read more
Monday, February 08, 2010      1 comments

Since we have put our construction into high gear, I have not been exercising regularly at the gym like I had planned to do. After working so many hours that I almost got sick, I am concentrating on taking breaks when needed. I will get back t... Read more
Thursday, February 04, 2010      1 comments

In 17 days I have lost 5.7 lbs. This is great news as I have struggled with my weight for the past 20 or more years. I think my biggest struggle was that I never had a weight problem. I was the kid that was under weight according to the weigh... Read more
Frest Start in February
Monday, February 01, 2010      4 comments

My goals for February: *Lose weight on each of the weekly weigh-ins for our Biggest Loser challenge at work (we weigh in every Thursday morning). *Exercise everyday for at least 30 minutes. I am aiming for a minimum of 1 hour but I kn... Read more
End of January
Sunday, January 31, 2010      3 comments

In the past month I have set goals that I haven't achieved. I'm not disappointed because I know that tomorrow begins a new month. ... Read more
The light is getting brighter
Thursday, January 28, 2010      1 comments

I took off work today because working on our other home way late every night has caught up with me and if I kept going I knew I was going to be sick. I slept in and then cleaned some at my current house before heading for my eye and dentist app... Read more
Another Bump
Tuesday, January 26, 2010      3 comments

Although this particular bump requires more energy so I am burning more calories, it is still a bump in my plan. We HAVE to finished our living quarters in by the end of the month. We have purchased the last big ticket items-doors, bathroom va... Read more
Thursday, January 21, 2010      5 comments

Suicide--I've known a few people who have chosen this path and even thought about it myself when I was much, much younger during my very challenging childhood. Today, I learned that a friend of mine committed suicide last night. She was 44 an... Read more
New week...beginning of new program
Sunday, January 17, 2010      5 comments

So while many are off from work or school tomorrow in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, I am not. Our office is closed but management requires everyone to attend an all-employee training session or use vacation time. One of the items... Read more
Great Week
Friday, January 15, 2010      2 comments

This week started off not-so-good but ended up much, much better. I forced myself to go downstairs to our gym on my lunch Tuesday. I set the timer for 10 minutes on the elliptical and finished. It wasn't easy and I didn't know if I could do i... Read more
Tuesday, January 12, 2010      3 comments

Because I slacked over the holidays and because I have been sick off and on for the past month, my weight loss is....well...not a loss but a gain. Only about 3 pounds but it's still a gain. ... Read more
Monday, January 11, 2010      5 comments

Well, the crud is back. My sinuses are so plugged up I can barely breathe. My diffuser came today so I am diffusing some Thieves Essential Oil in my bedroom to help kill the bug. I also made a big pot of chicken noodle soup. If anyone is int... Read more

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