Exercise just boosted my mood!
Friday, March 11, 2011      5 comments

I woke up and made a great breakfast.... and then I just felt really really down. I read sparkpeople blogs and stuff for a while and that helped a little bit but I was just in a bad stinking mood. So I grabbed a bottle of water and jumped on m... Read more
How do you find new friends?
Friday, March 11, 2011      5 comments

When I was in Middle School my best friend since I was able to walk moved away. I met a new friend and then at the end of high school she moved away. Then my other friend from when I was 11 moved away when I was about 18. And now my best fri... Read more
Turbo Jam (week 1)
Sunday, March 06, 2011      0 comments

I made it through week one of Turbo Jam. Even in one week I noticed by the end of it I had more stamina, and on the days I was supposed to take off I couldnt sit still and ended up doing my elliptical and the 20 minute workout. I lost a littl... Read more
The day I felt the most beautiful....
Wednesday, March 02, 2011      1 comments

Would be my wedding day. I kept saying I was going to lose weight before my wedding otherwise I would be the fat bride and I would be so embarrassed, but once I put on my wedding dress I felt like the most beautifulest person in the world. I d... Read more
My motivational quote/question of the week:
Monday, February 28, 2011      2 comments

I decided to add a motivational quote to my weekly logging. Hopefully I dont forget to do this next week! But here goes: Quote: Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant. There is a fuel in us which needs to be ... Read more
Cake business
Monday, February 28, 2011      2 comments

My mom and I want to start a cake business. We already have a name picked out (Not telling!) and we have a lot of business ideas. Its just so hard getting started. I'm not worried about this business hurting my new healthy living because hone... Read more
Hunger pains in my stomach or head!?
Sunday, February 27, 2011      1 comments

So I feel hungry, but I know I just ate an hour before. So I waited another hour and the 'hunger pains' grew til my stomach was growling. But I just ate! So I occupied myself reading sparkpeople and writing in my journal and now its been 3.5 ... Read more
My Husband is joining me!
Tuesday, February 08, 2011      1 comments

So when I started about a month ago all I asked my husband was that he let me decide our dinners (the only meal we have time to eat together) and that he never offer me seconds. For years and years he has only usually ever eaten dinner. Which ... Read more
Ah crap! I forgot the 'before' picture!
Saturday, February 05, 2011      4 comments

I have to remember to take a full length picture of myself tonight before working out! I have lost 9.2 pounds and my mom said she can see it in my face (Which I didnt notice yet.... but the weight had to come off from somewhere and its not from... Read more
Planning Restaurant meal in advance!
Thursday, February 03, 2011      2 comments

So every Thursday and girl friend and I go out to lunch. And usually Id get whatever I wanted. Steak with a pile of mashed potatoes and dessert? sure! I had no control, because I didnt think I needed it. The new me: We plan our restau... Read more
I spread the spark!
Friday, January 28, 2011      1 comments

Everyday I post on my Facebook what I ate for dinner, and what I made myself for lunch for the next day. My friends comment on how weird, healthy, awesome, etc my meals sounds all the time. I also post stuff like, "What a great workout tonight... Read more
I quit.... everything but getting healthier!
Monday, January 17, 2011      0 comments

So last year was rough... I thought about getting healthier everyday. I had a lot of health issues last year and ended up missing over 75% of the work year. Luckily my husband got an amazing raise and we were able to keep afloat. But that also... Read more
Want to throw my scale out!
Monday, April 19, 2010      5 comments

I started doing Barry's Bootcamp workouts. I'm on day three. Its all about gaining muscle and then losing weight. I need to stay away from my scale for at least a week or so while I gain muscle. I finally got down 5 pounds and then gained it... Read more
Birth Control and gaining weight
Thursday, April 08, 2010      0 comments

Because of a health reason, my doctor put me on a strong dose of estrogen birth control. Yeah... sucked. I have had migraines a few times a week and when I dont have a migraine I have a regular headache. Also, another side effect is gaining w... Read more
Temporomandibular joint disorder (my jaw hurts...)
Wednesday, March 17, 2010      1 comments

I found my first very small bump in my road to a healthy life today. This past week I have been really enjoying lots of fresh veggies and fruits. But I've also had horrible pains in my jaw and headaches. Pretty sure its TMJ (Temporomandibular... Read more

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