Friday, July 08, 2016      8 comments

So this week have been one rollercoaster and not a fun ride! I have been a little absent in my support of you all and that I am so sorry for! I thought my rough road over the last year was looking up, forward and our future was slow, but on tr... Read more
First Half Marathon here I come!
Monday, May 16, 2016      4 comments

So I think I found the trick to all this - always have a goal. Once the goal to get and stay healthy ends, old habits return. So I was challenged to run my first Half Marathon and I took it! Sort of..... My cousin Teri - I love her motivation ... Read more
So close!!!!!
Thursday, February 18, 2016      5 comments

Excited, nervous, blessed! So many thoughts and feelings as I get closer and closer to goal. I am blessed by so much support! I am excited every day to see what each new day brings and how I can make it fun and healthy. I am nervous abo... Read more
When the Scale is not my Friend!!
Thursday, January 14, 2016      3 comments

So I have been very lucky on this journey to only have 3 weeks in a year when the scale went the wrong way and only 6 weeks of maintain the number. - I know that is hard to do, but it made this journey not so hard with that part of the journey. ... Read more
The Struggle is a part of the Journey!
Tuesday, January 05, 2016      3 comments

Don't give up when the journey gets rocky! Don't give up when you can't see the light at the end of the tunnel! Don't give up because the haters don't celebrate your journey, but tear it down! Don't give up when you feel alone and the jour... Read more
Thursday, December 17, 2015      5 comments

I talk about how I am feeling and the road that got me here. I did something last night that I never would have done a year ago or perhaps ever in my life, but what an empowering experience! Let me back track a little. I go to Weight Watcher m... Read more
Being broken is not a bad thing!
Thursday, December 10, 2015      8 comments

I have spent my life feeling broken! I was born with a congenital hip and from day one, been in and out of Dr office's for this that and the other thing. I had never felt right or whole or truly happy about myself. I know that is why I am here... Read more
I knew I could!!!!!
Monday, November 23, 2015      8 comments

I knew when I started this journey that I could make my goal and feel better, but I did not know how it really would impact my life! Since the first of this year I have lost over 46 lbs. (we all know that the number is more, but before I could... Read more
the last 10 (Part two)
Monday, November 02, 2015      4 comments

I hit 147 and then - A WALL! A big fat wall! It is a struggle to stay there and lose to hit goal of 140. I know I am building muscle and that will take a toll, but I need help and a lot of it! Any advice on how to move past and ge... Read more
Last 10
Friday, October 09, 2015      7 comments

So here is my challenge, I have 10 more lbs to go. I have been down this road before. I know the last few are hard, but are they hard because they are the last lbs or because my mind is in the way. I know everyone says it gets harder the close... Read more
Life and Balance
Tuesday, September 22, 2015      5 comments

Let's jump into the reality of this journey. We are on a mission for many reasons, but we all are in search of our true balance. I talk about balance all the time. But what does that mean for me. If you have read my blogs this year, you kn... Read more
Learned the hard way!
Monday, September 14, 2015      6 comments

So every year for the last 8 years my friend has had a Chili party to kick off fall and her birthday. emoticon A... Read more
"I know I can!"
Thursday, September 03, 2015      11 comments

When we were little we all heard the story about the little engine that could. He was carrying a heavy load and would say "I think I can, I think I can." I would bet we have all said that a few times on this journey. We go along and we do our th... Read more
204 days and what have I learned so far...
Tuesday, August 25, 2015      3 comments

Confidence, confidence, and more confidence. When I started this journey I knew it would bring a long road, a lot of ups and downs, stress, fear, uncertainty. What I hoped it would bring is the new and improved me. The me that I need to be f... Read more
A week of Migraine.....
Thursday, August 20, 2015      5 comments

I am having one of THOSE weeks again. A week where the barometric pressure is causing havoc with my head and body! A migraine since Monday is no fun. I came on about an hour and a half before a rain and until it blows out of here it will remain.... Read more

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