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Got a lot of brains but no polish...
Tuesday, April 12, 2016      0 comments

The words "ugh, I have to go to the Y today, I feel so gross!" actually came out of my mouth this morning. I ran twice last week with only a day break in between, and it was pretty challenging, so I gave myself a break. Five days is too long, ap... Read more
I Like Numbers
Thursday, March 17, 2016      1 comments

When I was in high school, I failed Algebra 2 twice. Then when I was in college I passed with flying colors. I thought I was just bad at math, turns out I was bad at dealing with bad teachers. So now that I'm trying to lose weight again, it's t... Read more
We Can Be Heroes...
Monday, March 14, 2016      1 comments

I've been gone from SparkPeople for over a year. I got pregnant three months after I got married, and even though I lost all the baby weight almost immediately, I started gaining not long after and eventually ended up right where I started. My f... Read more
Parody of a Runner
Friday, April 18, 2014      0 comments

Today I had another 3lb weight loss. This feels like a gift, because I did not eat very well last week, although I did exercise every day. I've been trying to be better about the fast food, but sometimes "better" just means getting the kids meal... Read more
Jumping around like an idiot
Tuesday, April 08, 2014      2 comments

Sunday was not a good day. I did not pack my lunch, I did not plan breakfast...after my husband texted me he was grilling supper, he ended up coming home with Taco Bell, so I basically ate out three times in one day. I felt so gross. And embarra... Read more
Back from the back of beyond
Friday, March 21, 2014      0 comments

So I work at the "world's most beautiful theme park" (google it if you're curious), and, because we opened last weekend, I have been working almost non-stop for the past three weeks. Seriously. If we hadn't have had the snow days two weeks ago, ... Read more
Tuesday, March 04, 2014      0 comments

I think it's just sinking in how far I have to go with the weight loss. I've been celebrating this week because I lost 11 pounds so far, and it feels good to be in the double digits, but then I look ahead to the other 90 pounds I have to lose, a... Read more
My New Hobby
Wednesday, February 19, 2014      0 comments

I just got married in January. One month ago! I decided really early on that I wasn't going to be one of these brides who is doing some crazy diet while planning a wedding. The best piece of advice that I got about my wedding was "enjoy your day... Read more
This Was the Moment
Tuesday, February 11, 2014      0 comments

Everyone it seems can pinpoint the moment when they hit rock bottom and finally say "no more." That moment for me was the first weekend in January, 2014. My husband and I are historical re-enactors; we re-enact the Revolutionary War ... Read more