I cheated and I'm okay with that.
Monday, April 25, 2011      2 comments

Despite it being a beautiful weekend, I did not have a great weekend. My son was just a pain, to be honest. I had to work all weekend and tried to be a good mom (eg. Easter treats) and good Christian (eg. go to church). My husband didn't really ... Read more
Calgon!! Take me away!
Saturday, April 23, 2011      2 comments

Woke up today and I just want ot go back to bed. I had a nice week. Logged into SP everyday and tracking my food. Yesterday was my anniversary and my husband was very sweet. We went to a nice dinner and I didn't worry about the calories becau... Read more
Will I ever be a fashionista?
Tuesday, April 19, 2011      1 comments

I do believe that looking your best is important. I just don't practice it. I don't even blow dry my hair....really. Not even in winter. I am lucky that sometimes I can get away with my hair looking good air dried.....but just sometimes. Rarely... Read more
Starting over - again
Sunday, April 17, 2011      3 comments

The good news: I never fully left. I have kept trying and restarting to obtain and maintain a healthy lifestyle and weight over and over since I was doing Spark People consistently. I have learned what works for me (eg. I have to bring healthy f... Read more
My Disney marathon
Wednesday, January 21, 2009      7 comments

Disney is the land of all that is magical. What a better place for a first marthon..when you know that they will make it fun. Taking kids to Disney and then saying they have to watch runners all weekend isn't fair so the first days of my trip ... Read more
My love/hate relationship with running
Friday, March 21, 2008      7 comments

There was a time when all I wanted to do was run....all I thought about was least, this is how I remember it. I started running in highschool...epiphany came on the school bus one day that I should go out for dec... Read more
I DiD IT! now what?
Thursday, March 06, 2008      4 comments

Hit my goal weight today.! Lost my baby wieght (eight years later!) Weigth loss was right on was actually the target day and then I thought I'd give myself an extra two weeks to account for a plateau. I don't really know why ... Read more
Lessons learned (my story)
Monday, February 25, 2008      5 comments

While I am fortunate that I have never been overweight and have always loved exercise, I have had periods of my life where I didn't eat well and didn't exercise enough. At those times, I feel awful. Stress and moodiness, sometimes depression cre... Read more