Update: Where I've Been
Monday, October 22, 2012      2 comments

I've recently received a few messages and goodies from my super sweet friends here on Spark. I don't have a lot of time to respond individually, and so I thought a blog post may reach more people quickly and effectively. We have had some... Read more
BLC Round 20 ABCs of Me!
Monday, September 10, 2012      8 comments

A is for ABOVE and BEYOND...Does competition push you? Yes! I'm very, very competitive. B is for BLC rounds... Newbie?(first BLC round) Oldie?(1-3 rounds) Goldie?(long time BLCer)? Former BLC team(s)? I was in BLC for the first time back... Read more
So This is Onderland!!!
Wednesday, June 27, 2012      16 comments

For a long time, I have watched other people post and celebrate and blog about crossing into Onderland territory. I wondered what it would feel like when (and if) I ever ... Read more
One of Those Days
Friday, May 18, 2012      2 comments

Do you ever have one of those days where it seems like nothing is going your way? Today seems to be one of those days for me. From the time I woke up, hubby and I just didn't seem to be clicking. He would say something that upset me; I wo... Read more
SMART Goals for BLC19
Friday, April 27, 2012      8 comments

SMART; I really like that acronym. We use it a lot where I work during the yearly review and goal setting process. Folks used to have several broad and fairly vague goals that they would set up. They would have trouble meeting those goals, an... Read more
Releasing Some Anger
Tuesday, April 24, 2012      15 comments

I have never been so angry at my husband that I wanted to walk out on him until yesterday. I'm still sorting through some extremely complex emotions, and wanted to be able to just talk and get it out and say everything that I wanted to say with... Read more
The ABC's of This Pixie!
Saturday, April 21, 2012      16 comments

Alright Pixies, here we go! A is for ABOVE and BEYOND...Does competition push you? Yes! I am very competitive, and find that I get the best results when I am challenged and held accountable. It's the main reason I came back to the B... Read more
Getting Real
Friday, April 06, 2012      2 comments

I've been hiding. I've been hiding because I'm disappointed in myself. I've been hiding because I didn't want to face the truth, and because I didn't want anyone to see me, and because I didn't want to be accountable to anything. Can you gues... Read more
I feel Sexy!
Tuesday, May 24, 2011      9 comments

I am covered in sweat from head to toe. My face is red and my heart is beating fast. My breathing is heavy and deep, and my sweat-soaked shirt is clinging to my body. I'm sure that I have to have some amount of body odor for the large amount ... Read more
Friday, May 20, 2011      3 comments

Things I love about my body right now: - I have great skin - I have beautiful hair - I like being short - I have a nice complexion - I like my feet and think they are cute - I have strong muslces - I have a great smile - I am ... Read more
Releasing the Negativity (This is a whiny kind of rant.)
Thursday, May 19, 2011      4 comments

I really just need to get this out of me. I am struggling right now. I hate my job in ways I cannot even begin to describe. At the beginning of November I started a new job as an executive assistant. I was supporting both the CIO and V... Read more
Changing My Perspective
Friday, May 06, 2011      6 comments

I have been thinking about this a lot lately. There are so many things that seem to be going wrong right now. It would be incredibly easy to dwell on those things. But is dwelling on the negative productive? Is it helpful? Is it healthy? I... Read more
My Own Hero
Monday, September 06, 2010      5 comments

I've been back on SparkPeople for a few weeks, though I've been keeping a low profile. I did something this weekend that I was so proud of myself for that I had to post about it. I finally bought the C25K app for my iPhone, and started usi... Read more
Just Barely Hanging On
Tuesday, March 30, 2010      8 comments

I'm still here! Barely! And I'm really struggling with how things have turned out. I took a job that I didn't really want because I was afraid. My husband was stressing about work and finances, and I wanted to try and relieve some of that st... Read more
Some Things to Contemplate
Monday, February 08, 2010      2 comments

I really feel like my life is at a pivot point. There are things that are beyond my control that will happen that will push Josh and I in one direction or another. As we consider all of the options, and prayerfully discuss how we will handle t... Read more

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