If only my treadmill were a scale...
Tuesday, June 05, 2012 2 comments
My scale is like a magnet. I can't seem to walk by it without stepping on it. I'm a slave to it. Sometimes I will make an excuse to go to my upstairs bathroom just so I can pay a visit to my scale. What is it about that scale that makes me want ... Read more
WARNING: Clothes removed from Dryer may cause Fire!!
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 4 comments
OK, this is off the topic of weight loss, but if my story can help someone else then I thought I should tell it. We own a restaurant and had a batch of dirty rags that we needed to clean. Linen service wasn't scheduled till the end of the wee... Read more
My Mother's Day Prayer to my Children
Sunday, May 13, 2012 1 comments
To My Child... Just for this morning, I am going to smile when I see your face and laugh when I feel like crying. Just for this morning, I will let you wake up softly, all rumpled in your sheets and I will hold you until you are read... Read more
Time to start walking the walk....
Monday, January 02, 2012 4 comments
A year ago I thought 2011 was going to be "my year"! I was going to lose 50lbs, exercise daily, etc.... So, a year later I have the same goals but I am a year wiser. I got so caught up in "Talking the Talk" last year. I sounded great on pape... Read more
All I need to know I learned from the Easter Bunny!
Sunday, April 24, 2011 6 comments
HAPPY EASTER EVERYONE All I need to know I learned from the Easter Bunny! Don't put all your eggs in one basket. Everyone needs a friend who is all ears. There's no such thing as too much candy. All... Read more
Friday Funny Top Ten
Friday, April 15, 2011 5 comments
TOP TEN REASONS NOT TO EXERCISE: 1. My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was 60. She’s 97 now & we don’t know where the heck she is. 2. The only reason I would take up jogging is so that I could hear heavy breathin... Read more
A Valentine's Poem that I wanted to share!!
Monday, February 14, 2011 7 comments
To My Husband: You Just Keep On Loving Me No matter what I look like, Whether pretty or plain you see, When I’m all dressed up or in PJs, You just keep on loving me. Sometimes I’m happy and cheerful; Other times grumpy and sad;... Read more
Friday Funny - cuz we can all use a little laugh now and then!
Friday, January 28, 2011 5 comments
To Maintain A Healthy Level Of Insanity 1.. At Lunch Time, Sit In Your Parked Car With Sunglasses on and point a Hair Dryer At Passing Cars. See If They Slow Down.. 2. Page Yourself Over The Intercom. Don't Disguise Your Voice! 3.... Read more
Happy New Me Year!
Saturday, January 01, 2011 3 comments
I joined spark last April fully committed or so I thought, but after only a few months life got in the way (as it always does). I completely lost my focus, but I'm ready now. Life is always going to be busy. I HAVE to make time for me, somethin... Read more
It's all in how you look at it....
Thursday, June 24, 2010 7 comments
OK, so I could say "only another pound", or Yeah! Another pound!! The "old" me might have been discouraged that 2 months into this life style change I am still in the 200's, I am not reaching my 2-3lb/ week weight loss goal, I'm probably not go... Read more
Not going to let that scale get me down!
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 3 comments
OK so since I've started my quest for healthy I've been losing steadily, , doing everything "right", and feeling great! I've been weighing in weekly and have had a 3lb loss/week for the past 3 weeks total 9lbs. So this morning, much to my su... Read more