Meat free for 5 days...who wudda thunk...
Friday, January 18, 2013      5 comments

I got my tv hooked up to Amazon Prime and Hulu Plus the other day. So...then I needed to decide what I wanted to watch. Drama, nah...I don't want to get hooked on an ongoing program right now. Comedy, nope...some are stupid or offensive or both.... Read more
1st annual New Years Midnight Magic 5K
Friday, January 04, 2013      1 comments

The Midnight Magic 5K was the way that I decided to ring in the new year. I am not about partying anyway. My whole goal in life is to better myself in many different ways. My daughters were all out of town at their dad's house, so I decided... Read more
Changed my goal...and that's OK
Thursday, December 20, 2012      3 comments

I have lost 16 lbs and I am proud. My goal was to lose about 23 by New Years and that isn't likely going to happen. The last couple weeks have been frustating. I want to move to a different place because I don't like the neighbors I have be... Read more
Out of the "Obese" catagory...
Thursday, December 13, 2012      0 comments

and I didn't even know that I was in it. I just checked my BMI to see where I stood and expected to be in the overweight section but I was at the top of it. I then put in my start weight of 213 at 5'9", to see where I started and was surprised t... Read more
Life has gotten in the way...
Wednesday, November 14, 2012      4 comments

... a slight gain in weight this week, but I haven't made the time to track my food or get out and exercise much the last few days. It has been crazy busy the last few days, but I will start back on track today!... Read more
I am 41 today!
Tuesday, November 06, 2012      4 comments

Today is my birthday, November 6, 2012. I am 41. I am at a place in my life that I thought that I wouldn't be 10 yrs ago. 10 yrs ago I was married, had 2 adorable daughters, 1 was an infant and the other was 2. I lived in a really nice home... Read more
I accidentally tried on some old pants...
Monday, November 05, 2012      5 comments

...seriously...accidentally. I thought I was putting on my white capri pants as I pulled them out of the closet. But instead I they were another pair of white jeans that were WAY to tight a month ago. I was so excited! I have lost about 7 p... Read more
Nov 1st - Whew... made it through Halloween
Thursday, November 01, 2012      0 comments

Remember when holidays used to be fun and exciting? Now that I am a mom holidays = stress. Ahead of Halloween for over a month, by kids have been planning what they wanted to be. We had that figured out quickly, but then there was the planning o... Read more
Family gift request: 1 year Rec Center Pass
Monday, October 29, 2012      1 comments

Every year my mom gives us a "big" gift for Christmas and this year we asked her for passes to the community recreation center. They have workout equipment and an indoor pool. There will definately be no excuses not to work out when we get... Read more
Duh...Make my own frozen dinners
Monday, October 22, 2012      0 comments

It really seems so obvious, but I never started doing it until recently. I was sick of throwing out leftovers in my fridge. It was so easy to forget about some food before it got bad. Lately I have been putting the food in freezer bags divided b... Read more
Waste vs Waist
Monday, October 15, 2012      4 comments

One my big struggles with food is not wanting it to go to waste. If my kids leave something on their plate, I feel like I have to eat it. Or there is just one more rice crispy bar in the pan, so I better eat it, so I don't have to throw it away.... Read more
"Today is a new day" - Chicken Little
Monday, October 08, 2012      3 comments

I'm tired of being tired! And I know my weight has a lot to do with it. I am the heaviest that I have been since my 2nd child was born 10 yrs ago. I need to make the change... Read more
UH OH...almost 40
Thursday, July 07, 2011      2 comments

I just realized a couple days ago that my 40th birthday is only 4 months away. What better time to set a new goal and the focus on that goal paid off this week. I have decided that I want to be a healthy weight on my 40th birthday. I will weigh ... Read more
Frozen Dinner Log
Friday, August 21, 2009      5 comments

I rarely buy frozen dinners, because they are a little pricey and it never fails, I almost always accidentally buy ones again that I did not care for. I am going to keep track in this blog how well I liked them and if I should buy them again. Wh... Read more
Kids Bowl Free! Check out this offer!
Tuesday, June 02, 2009      0 comments

Go to this website to see if there are any participating bowling alleys in your area. Kids can bowl 2 games every day for free. There is an upgrade too, so that up to 4 adults can also bowl with them for only $23.95. Very good deal! Check it ou... Read more

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