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Some thoughts on the Sabath day.
Sunday, September 05, 2010      11 comments

Yesterday was a rough day for me. Not diet wise or because of the weight loss journey. Just a lot of everything. Although I have a 4 year old and an 11 year old most of my kids are in the teen young adult age group. It brings a lot of joy bu... Read more
PLEASE tell me it is worth it.
Sunday, September 05, 2010      13 comments

I got through 4 days well of my plan. I goofed up one day and got over full. Not a bit deal. I am working to stay on track. But, I am feeling like it is a lot of work. I just want to know that it is worth it. I don't know why. Feel ... Read more
Time to prepare
Saturday, September 04, 2010      8 comments

I am using today to get ready for tomorrow. I always come home from church hungry. I choose to eat less than the best foods to get something to eat right away. So today I am getting stuff done so that tomorrow I have good and healthy foods to... Read more
Why did I do that?
Saturday, September 04, 2010      10 comments

I made it 4 days doing pretty good on South Beach. Then I spent the day with my husband. I guess I completely forgot all the rules. We went out to lunch and I ate a taco salad. Without thinking I ate part of the shell. It was good. But, I... Read more
How long doesn't matter...Really
Thursday, September 02, 2010      15 comments

Yesterday I sat on the Eagle Scout Board to determine if a young man should be an Eagle Scout. It was pointed out that he had been working on the final rank for 4 years. That is a really long time. He "COULD" have finished sooner. He was ask... Read more
"Take a step not the whole staircase."
Wednesday, September 01, 2010      10 comments

I saw this in someones Spark Signature this morning. I love it. I realized what I do. I gear up to do something. I try to do it full force. Sometimes WAY beyond what I can do right then and when I cannot manage to fly to the top of the stai... Read more
Setting up a great day.
Tuesday, August 31, 2010      9 comments

Can't sleep. I have been awake for over an hour. I am kind of in a funk. But in about 10 minutes I call my exercise buddy and I will peddle my stationary bike and talk with her. That should make me feel better. Thanks for everyone be... Read more
Monday, August 30, 2010      9 comments

I messed up my blood sugar. I am trying to reclaim it. I am eating mostly vegetables and protein. Even saltine crackers look good. I hate those crackers. Why when I am moving along on this diet I love it. But the start is so hard. I am det... Read more
Taking son to ER
Sunday, August 29, 2010      18 comments

Yesterday, my son was doing yard work. He was trimming a hedge. He set the clippers down leaning against his leg. it started to fail and this genuis young man grabbed the moving blades. Sliced open the ends of 2 of his fingers. We spe... Read more
Saturday, August 28, 2010      5 comments

I once read a book called "Write yourself right size." By Julia Cameron. It came from her creativity workshops. I must confess that I like to write but the 3 pages a day seemed to me, in my case, to turn into navel gazing dribble. I love the ... Read more
"You're only given a little spark of madness.
Thursday, August 26, 2010      13 comments

You mustn't lose it."– Robin Williams I started a 10 week challenge. I am not feeling well but, I really want to kick it. I decided that I have a little spark and there is most definitely madness involved. I am diabetic and I reall... Read more
I am going to beat the grape!
Tuesday, August 24, 2010      16 comments

My son is serving a mission for our church. The couple that he and his companion live with lead an Addiction Recovery Group. The lady is also into science. My son love ... Read more
This weeks goals for the end of August.
Monday, August 23, 2010      8 comments

I have walked miles, swam laps, biked hours and dance with my children in the name of getting fit. I weighted at my heaviest just over 300 pounds. It is shocking to write that. I got very sick and lost over 60 pounds. I have not kept all of ... Read more
Moving Video-Never Ever Give Up in Life
Friday, August 20, 2010      9 comments

_embedded I want to be this committed to my goals. How about you? We have to keep moving forward towards our dreams.... Read more
Ready to see my real limits.
Friday, August 20, 2010      5 comments

I have grown up hearing the song "I am a child of God." Here is a link if you would like to listen: www.youtube.com/watch?v=
jW5bKEc8hQg I thought that I believed it. I still do, however, I am not living up to my pote... Read more

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