Back into fitness with a vengeance
Friday, May 18, 2012      0 comments

Well..... after a long haiatus...... on sparkpeople and with my life in general..... I am getting back on track. My first goal is to improve my sleeping, which combined with arthritis , is causing me to be constantly tired and have no ener... Read more
Touch touch touch
Sunday, August 09, 2009      5 comments

Had a game of touch today and loved it. We won 6-3 and I felt really good running around. The problem is that after getting home and if I sit down, when I get up I walk like an 'old woman' hobbling around. My back aches and my hips hurt!!! ... Read more
Arthritis Hell
Thursday, July 30, 2009      5 comments

Well, After a visit to the specialist today, I was informed that he has given joint replacements to people with knees better than mine. It is quite devastating to find out that I not only do I have arthritis, but that it is severe and will... Read more
Lovin Sparkrecipes
Tuesday, July 28, 2009      3 comments

Its been just over a week now and I am finding I am starting to get used to the food changes such as not eating pudding every night and watching my portion sizes more carefully. I have found the spark recipes wonderful and a saving grace to... Read more
First weigh in over and out
Saturday, July 25, 2009      1 comments

Well, I had my first weigh in and lost 1.2kg!!! I am really impressed!!! I know I can't expect to lose that much every week but it was a really nice start to keeping an exercise routine that is not sport related. :) I am feeling bette... Read more
First weigh in tomorrow!!
Friday, July 24, 2009      2 comments

Well tomorrow is my first weight in. I am hoping for a reasonable loss to motivate me and keep me in the routine I have started this week.... Read more
Its now nearly a week.
Thursday, July 23, 2009      1 comments

My first week has nearly gone by already. I', looking forward to the weigh in and to see the results of all my hard work - exercise and food restrictions. I hope it has been worth it!!... Read more
Day Two - its still baby steps
Sunday, July 19, 2009      3 comments

Well day two is over and I have been able to stick to the diet so far. The recipes on this site are soooo yummy that it made me hungry reading them - note to self - only look at recipes straight after a meal!! I'm still feeling hungry... Read more
Day One over and Out
Saturday, July 18, 2009      2 comments

Well I completed Day one. Phew!!!! It seemed relatively easy so far - EXCEPT for being hungry at morning tea time and later at night - what with no pudding and all!!!!! I am used to having more lattes in a day and pudding after dinner.... Read more
WOW This site rocks
Friday, July 17, 2009      3 comments

I found this site, while reading a blog on another forum. The site has exceeded my expectations. It has everything a person could want in health and fitness, and then more. There are things on this site I haven't even thought of!!... Read more