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Day One of Arctic Vortex
Wednesday, January 30, 2019      6 comments

Today was the first day of below zero temperatures in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Schools were canceled due to the cold, so I got the day off of work. Tomorrow will be another day off due to the cold. I did 35 minutes of zumba type dancing toda... Read more
Waiting on the Snowstorm
Thursday, January 17, 2019      10 comments

Supposedly, this weekend it is going to snow. Not that that is surprising due to the fact that we live in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and it does snow here. It's been a pretty mild winter so far, so that is why this is big news. Lol On other n... Read more
Didn't Gain any Weight during the Holidays
Saturday, January 05, 2019      7 comments

I finally weighed myself today and as shocked that I didn't gain any weight. Yeah! But, I would like to lose some weight of which I am trying already. I am going to buy a foldup stationary bike. Aldi's has them for $89.00. I went back... Read more
I feel helpless
Tuesday, December 25, 2018      6 comments

How do you get your family to eat healthy? I worry that my family is not eating right and I can’t control them. We eat healthy at home but they work and none of them make good choices outside of home. They are all overweight and it’s getting wo... Read more
Low Cholesterol Diet Now?
Saturday, December 15, 2018      7 comments

A few things have changed since my last blog, DH finally went to the doctors about his cholesterol and blood pressure. Both were very high. I don't know what the numbers were, but the doctor doubled his medicine on each and told him to double ... Read more
Tried Yoga Again
Wednesday, November 28, 2018      8 comments

I tried another beginning yoga YouTube. Still not sure what the heck I am doing, but I am trying. I didn't like this one as much as the last one I did, but that's ok. No harm was done. I am back from our trip to Niagra Falls, Canada. It ... Read more
Back to Doing it Again
Sunday, November 18, 2018      10 comments

Weight wasn't as bad as I imagined, but that doesn't mean I can just eat like a fool. I really, really want to try to exercise more. I walk a lot at school/work and do come home exhausted. But, on the weekend I need to step it up more. I ... Read more
I cannot do withouth Sparkpeople
Tuesday, November 13, 2018      13 comments

I actually thought I could manager to do this weight loss thing on my own. WRONG! Just a couple of weeks off the wagon and already things have started to change and not for the better. Anyhow, I caught my slip ups earlier enough to improve... Read more
Been having a rough couple of weeks
Monday, October 22, 2018      9 comments

The past couple of weeks seems like one big sleep fest. I feel like all I want to do is sleep. I just couldn't seem to get enough sleep no matter what time I went to bed. I kept telling myself that I needed to unwind and not exercise. I just... Read more
Clothes fitting better
Monday, October 08, 2018      7 comments

Ok. So I've gained 2.5 pounds but my clothes are fitting better. Makes no sense, but I'll go with it. I tried on a pair of pants that I bought last January and did not fit at all. I could not even zipper them. Now they fit. I feel they are... Read more
Week Five of School
Sunday, September 23, 2018      5 comments

Most things at work are settling into a routine. The kids know by now what is expected but that doesn't mean they always do what they are supposed to do. I try to remember that they are young. I am most grateful for the cooler weather. We... Read more
Week Four of Back to School
Thursday, September 20, 2018      6 comments

I am getting used to waking up in the morning, getting ready and all that goes along with going back to school/work. I gained weight this past week. I am so upset it is unbelievable. I am really not sure what I did wrong unless it was the win... Read more
Getting Adjusted to Working Again This Schol Year
Sunday, September 09, 2018      7 comments

If it weren't for the excessive heat this week I would say it is getting easier. I started eating an orange on our snack times instead of pretzels. The heat here has been unbearable, highs in the 90's and lows in the high 60's. There are only... Read more
Getting Adjusted to Working
Sunday, September 02, 2018      5 comments

This week was my first week being back to work/school. I have some adjustments to do, especially with my eating and lack of exercise at home. I felt extremely hungry and hadn’t bought fruit or veggies to eat. I ate yogurt. Not the worst but I wi... Read more
Enjoying my last days of freedon
Wednesday, August 22, 2018      8 comments

I make it sound like I am going to jail instead of school/work. I have off tomorrow of which will be spent with DD24 going to the gynecologist. Better her than me. LOL She has been having some trouble with her current form of birth control s... Read more

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