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Struggling...But still trying to move forward.
Saturday, June 09, 2012      2 comments

I am learning to do what I now I need to do to stay on track. I am learning to accept when it just seems to be impossible but, to do my best to stay on track and keep moving forward. I know what I need to do and I know how to be strong and do ... Read more
Remembering The WHY
Wednesday, June 06, 2012      3 comments

I LOVE carbs, they however are not my best friend. I really do better when I moderate or in some cases eliminate the carbs. I feel better. I have more energy and I have less cravings. It is also interesting for me to note that when I give int... Read more
Some days you just do it.
Tuesday, June 05, 2012      5 comments

it is Monday. It was rainy. I did could not walk this morning because no one was home to watch the 6 year old. Just a few more days until school is out and hubby's schedule does not matter. I did a half an hour on the bike and then dec... Read more
Keep moving
Sunday, June 03, 2012      3 comments

Well I am trying to be committed to my program and my challenge team. I did a short walk today and the 10 minute new you video. I know it is a matter of do not only try. I am doing it. Even if it is not easy to fit it all in. I wi... Read more
Learning to just BE ME...
Saturday, June 02, 2012      3 comments

I am learning about myself. Make no mistake I know that I have accomplished a lot. My highest weight was over 300 pounds. I now am approaching Onederland. I am excited. I am a bit scared. I am a bit hopeful and a bit discouraged. But I am... Read more
I can do today and I will try again tomorrow.
Tuesday, May 29, 2012      6 comments

I am learning so much about myself on this journey. I have done some things very well and others I really struggle. I am trying to come up with my list of things to do every day. I want to do these things most every day and I know that by doi... Read more
****The one that looks to the future****
Friday, May 25, 2012      6 comments

This is the one that I want to find when the Biggest Loser Turn Up The Heat Summer challenge is finished. I will know I have succeeded because. 1. My weight will be less than 210. 2. I will have exercised more than 90 % of the days. ... Read more
Spring Challenge in Review
Wednesday, May 23, 2012      4 comments

This one was I think the hardest. I am finishing weighing more than when it started. That is the bad news. I have struggled with my eating somewhat during this 10 weeks. I started insulin. I have been adjusting to that and learning to eat w... Read more
Stop yelling and just do it.
Monday, May 21, 2012      10 comments

My 6 year old son does not like washing his hair. He is not so thrilled about the bath either but will put up with it if he can play in the water. He attends afternoon kinder and so can play for a long time if I will let him before school. ... Read more
Thoughts from insinde
Friday, May 18, 2012      9 comments

Yesterday I had the opportunity to visit a Butterfly Exhibit. It is kind of like a zoo for butter flies. Well not really, but that is how I think I can best describe it. There is a lab where butterflies are breed and another building that is ... Read more
Broken Promises
Wednesday, May 02, 2012      11 comments

I do well for a while and then I seem to wander off from my goals. I am wandering in a direction that coupled with the fact that I am now on insulin results in weight gain. This will not end in a place that I want to go. So this ends to... Read more
Doing this...
Tuesday, April 17, 2012      5 comments

Today is a new day. I need to plan what I will eat. I need to plan the rest of my exercise. I need to get my room cleaned by tomorrow. Yikes. I wonder if better counts. How much can I get done? My little guy was sick and needed me so I lo... Read more
Just a bit more.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012      4 comments

Just a bit seems to be able to tip the scale one way or another. I can eat a bit of vegetables. Not buckets, just a few here and there. I can exercise a bit longer, a bit harder or a bit different. I can eat a bit less of the treats.... Read more
Tuesday, April 10, 2012      7 comments

When I was young I felt like the world somehow knew something that I didn't. Like somehow I always missed the memo. I felt like a misfit. I was a good friend and a good listener and really as an adult I still carry the misfit mentality. I am... Read more
Inside the Box...A big surprise
Monday, March 26, 2012      17 comments

Friends are awesome. They keep you going when you are sure that quitting would be much better and the journey is just not doable, walking partners doubly so. The people that workout with me have really done their bit to keep me gong. On... Read more

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