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My journey continues

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

It has been almost two months since my last blog. So much going on in life. I appreciate all the well wishes from my SP friends. A close family member passed away in June and it was a shock to my family. Have been taking care of my family, especially my DH and my DDs. Exercise has taken a back seat by trying to keep life normal for my girls with their summer activities, but I am back to a consistent routine this month.

It is hard to stay on track when life takes over. For me, as I look back on the last two months, I see that I have maintained well through one of life's most difficult stresses. I have gained a few pounds but still within the upper range of my goal range. Life is a journey with peaks and valleys. Day by day and small steps will help heal the spirit and the body.
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  • BANKER-CHUCK
    You are so right about "life" circumstances gets in the way and your healthy routine changed in the process. But you kept the good ole SparkWagon in sight and getting back on with your routine. Good luck. So sorry for your loss of a family member..
    2227 days ago
  • FOUNDER3
    I am so very sorry to hear of the terrible loss your family has suffered.

    I do love the quote "when life takes over" It is just so very appropriate.

    Thank you for checking on me. I am having a bit of a difficult time, but working on working it out. One day at at time, doing the best I can today.

    God Bless you and your family and prayers for healing

    Good job handling your problems.

    Bonnie
    2352 days ago
  • SAMMYSWEETPEA
    Grief is a lot of work. Make sure to take care of yourself!
    2354 days ago
  • DIVAGLOW
    I'm so sorry about your loss. Take each day as it comes and never take it for granted. Many blessings to you and your family,
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    2354 days ago
  • SUSANELAINE1956
    Sorry to read about your loss. Take care of yourself and your family. emoticon
    2355 days ago
  • MISCHAKEO
    I am so sorry about your loss. You are so right. Day by day living and small steps will help heal the body and the spirit. I am keeping you and your family in my prayers. You have done so well to maintain during your stressful months, You are a strong person.
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    2355 days ago
  • no profile photo CD12521021
    God Bless. I lost my brother June 1st and it is such a shock. I miss him terribly and there are days I just want to eat my pain away. But I know that is the worse thing I can do to myself and his memory. You will get better, you have lots of support. Hang in there.
    2355 days ago
  • KK1973
    Prayers to you and your family. I can relate when I lost my brother in January suddenly. It does throw you into a tail spin with your routine. Some days I still feel I'm not back to where I was before the accident yet. Just know, it does get better. emoticon
    2355 days ago
  • no profile photo ELRIDDICK
    Thanks for sharing.
    2355 days ago
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