MSHOPPER63's Blogs

Awesome Day With My Spark Buddy
Tuesday, November 13, 2012      5 comments

Today I had my first Spark meet, it was with Diane ( DIFROMWYOMING). I've spoken with Di several times over the last couple years, exchanged texts but there was nothing better than meeting her in person today. I felt like we've know each oth... Read more
Another Disappointment
Saturday, November 03, 2012      8 comments

After being married 28 years I really should be used to disappointment but sometimes it's hard to suck up and put a smile on. Yesterday was my 28 anniversary, I started my husband day off great thinking, he took off but of course I had to wo... Read more
HELLO 2 's Finally We Meet Again !!!
Wednesday, October 31, 2012      9 comments

This has been a very, very long time coming in fact I don't think I have seen the 2's in over 20 years !! But finally with the support of my Spark Friends and hard work I am in the 2's. I've been trying half heartily for the last year promisin... Read more
October Update
Tuesday, October 30, 2012      4 comments

I became lazy with the blogging but here's a recap for October Walking 3 miles daily 2 weeks no candy 2 weeks no fast food 2 weeks no biting my nails LOL We are about to have a break between challenges, I just have to stay foc... Read more
Dealing Without Using Food
Tuesday, October 23, 2012      8 comments

I'm still walking 3 miles a day, finding it easier with each passing day. Today I was faced with a very uncomfortable situation which normally means time to grab a candy bar but instead I grabbed a book. sat outside and read for 3 hours. ... Read more
10/18 & 10/19
Friday, October 19, 2012      1 comments

10/18 Walk 6 miles 10/19 Walk 4 miles... Read more
Wednesday, October 17, 2012      6 comments

Morning Walk 1.5 miles Worked which is nothing but walking 6 hrs Walked dog .5 miles Walked with husband 1 mile Total walking without work -- 3 miles ... Read more
Morning Walk 10/16
Tuesday, October 16, 2012      5 comments

For months now I've been waking up between 4 and 5 but finally I'm doing something productive with my morning and feel great. I added 7 more blocks to my route this morning. Snapped a picture of the sky just to document my walk. It was n... Read more
Getting Fit By 50
Monday, October 15, 2012      5 comments

Time to eliminate the E word from my vocabulary, no room or time for EXCUSES. Sunday Walked 3 miles Tons of laundry, stripping beds, etc Vacuumed my van out Monday 5 am walk My very small hubby is a diabetic ... Read more
Love Having Extra Energy
Saturday, October 13, 2012      4 comments

This week has been amazing !! I managed to wash 2 cars, and 1 van during the week. Today woke up at 4:30 just can't sleep late, here's my day... 4:30 loaded work boxes in my van 5:00-7:30 watched tv, surfed the web 7:30 Cooked breakfa... Read more
Using Food To Ease The Pain/Disappointment
Friday, September 07, 2012      5 comments

Well, I've done it again. Today I was faced with a very difficult and uncomfortable situation. To spite telling myself I would not turn to food I did. I broke my week of no fast food and went to McDonalds. In all my years of working with d... Read more
Leaves Of Change
Monday, September 03, 2012      10 comments

Wow I really am not good at writing blogs. Tonight I decided I wanted to document a few changes I was going to make for the upcoming challenge and sure enough the last time I created a blog was at the start of the previous challenge. I'v... Read more
Sizzling Summer Challenge
Friday, June 15, 2012      5 comments

Well, I'm going to start off by saying how horrible I am at blogging. I normally procrastinate when there's a challenge involving blogging. Today we had 2 new members join the Sapphire Beauty team. One member Marisa wrote a great blog and... Read more
Spring Challenge Recap
Wednesday, May 23, 2012      4 comments

Nothing like waiting until the last minute to do my blog. I am just not good at doing blogs as most of my friend will tell you. The Spring challenge was a success for me, I didn't hit 299 but I did manage to below below 305. I was m... Read more
My Not So Happy Birthday
Saturday, September 10, 2011      11 comments

Well, I am not much of a blogger. This year has been one for the record books, it seems like when it rains it pours. I know we are never given more than we can handle but lately I'm finding that hard to believe. I guess I should get use... Read more

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