CRISTALITE
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Never did I imagine
Wednesday, September 23, 2020      3 comments

This year, well what can I say.. We all know it's been a disaster in one way or another so I won't go on about that. What I will say is for years, in my struggle with weight gain I always had a dreaded fear of hitting the 200 lbs mark. Back in ... Read more
An Apple a day
Friday, May 29, 2020      2 comments

Who would've thought, I certainly had no idea. It's been almost a month since I've eaten an apple. I used to eat at least one sometimes two Every single day as part of my healthful fruit intake still day after day I'd experience nausea or upset ... Read more
Snacks really Pack on a punch (weight gaining gut punch)
Wednesday, May 13, 2020      2 comments

Didn't realize until I did some food tracking how snacks can really Pack on the calories uggh. Up until now I was so ready to vent,vent about how I felt my scale was being a rebellious jerk and I was going to name this Blog my Vent, reality chec... Read more
Wow it's been along time
Monday, January 01, 2018      2 comments

HEY ALL It's been a long long time, I kind of miss Sparking with my people. lol Welp nothing much has changed really regarding this weight issue. I'm still at the same weight range from years prior. Still in the 190's grrr, my New Doctor wh... Read more
it's been awhile
Wednesday, May 27, 2015      3 comments

It's been a while since my last blog. Here is a 10 month update: Not much progress in the weight department, I'm only down 5 pounds. Still on my daily dose of Cholesterol and blood pressure medicine I'm experiencing what my Physician s... Read more
Small changes, baby steps
Friday, July 04, 2014      2 comments

Since I am still trying to figure this weight loss thing out, I've decided to make small changes. I keep hearing it's more about diet and portion control, with that being said, I have started measuring the food I prepare at home. I've been eatin... Read more
Wait Wait Wait and now Weight
Monday, June 09, 2014      3 comments

This seems to be the story of my life. All my life has always been wait, you can't do this, stop, wait for that to happen. Just wait on the Lord he will make a way, and yes while I believe the latter, it still seems that I've done more then my ... Read more
Need Advice
Tuesday, May 13, 2014      3 comments

So I've been back to work for about 2 1/2 months, I was laid off for 2 years and I work in the child care profession. Last week l get a voice message from a Director of a school that I interviewed for 2years ago. He Now wants to consider me for ... Read more
Feeling Jaded
Saturday, January 25, 2014      6 comments

Well it was my graduation from Medical Coding class was today and I must say the whole 10 month experience was bittersweet. I left a field that I have worked in for over 16 years to take on another for which I had just minimal knowledge in.... Read more
The start of BLC 23
Wednesday, September 25, 2013      4 comments

With the start of BLC 23, I felt as thought I need to be more accountable. I did not reach my 12 pound weight loss goal for BLC 22 and this time around I pledge to lose 10. I went the safe route particularly because I didn't reach my goal the... Read more
One Year on Spark
Sunday, May 05, 2013      9 comments

Well next week I will be coming up on my one year on SparkPeople, I can't bring myself to say it's my "Sparkversary" since l relate anniversary's with celebrating. Since I haven't reached my weight loss goal not by any means I'm not in the mind... Read more
Felt Like Blogging
Wednesday, February 27, 2013      0 comments

Well haven't wrote in a couple of weeks and a few things have happened, well not in the weight loss department that's still a stale mate. So here is the update: awhile ago in one of my blogs I mentioned that I wasn't sure if I should purs... Read more
I'm back at 1
Thursday, February 14, 2013      4 comments

Back at 197 plus 1 pounds that is. Smh..... I've come to the realization that my body is not, will not going to lose this weight no matter how much I change my eating habits.. I can not nor have I ever gotten out of the 190's in about 10 years. ... Read more
Thanks Nor'easter you great saboteur
Sunday, February 10, 2013      1 comments

Well thanks to Blizzard Charlotte I have been off line and way out of control with eating. I've been cooped up in the house since the storm started, alone except for the many snacks I decided to bring into the house when I went to the grocery st... Read more
This Day
Friday, February 01, 2013      1 comments

So, this day is leaving me filled with various thoughts, emotions and moods. This is the day that my youngest daughter was born 23 years ago(bitter sweet). Her father and I had ended our relationship before she was born(actually I ended it with ... Read more

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