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It's Friday Eve...Huzzah!
Thursday, April 04, 2013      1 comments

Day 5 of my streak...pretty cool! I'm thinking I may increase my 10 minutes. Yup...Yup...Yup! Time for a bite to eat and"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, part 2." Early bed tonight as I have to be at work at 6:30 tomorrow morning. ... Read more
Oi! What a day!
Wednesday, April 03, 2013      2 comments

Day 4 of my streak...10 minutes walking in place and 2329 steps. Moving right along. Not writing much tonight as I am exhausted and going off line early. Have a great night and sweet sleep. Ame... Read more
I do believe my motivation is returning. Hmmm...Marvy!
Wednesday, April 03, 2013      2 comments

Well, what a beautiful morning it is! I think that my little streak may be just what I needed to kick me in the tush! First of all, I have discovered I don't care for weighing myself every day. Weight fluctuates too much daily for me to be... Read more
Busy busy week.....
Tuesday, April 02, 2013      2 comments

...and it is not even Wednesday! Day three of my streak...10 minutes walking/marching in place and...wait for it...4397 steps! I think I underestimated how many steps I tend to take on an average day and how much I would have to work to bring it... Read more
Day two follow-up
Monday, April 01, 2013      1 comments

Well, I walked home from work today. 1.5 miles in just under 30 minutes. For anyone else, a stroll...for me? Pretty darn good! 3467 steps...great second day! I didn't sleep much last night, I was so wound up that I didn't get to bed until 1... Read more
Day one follow up
Monday, April 01, 2013      2 comments

10 minutes walking (interval jogging) in place. 879 steps....So begins a streak! emoticon... Read more
Spring has Sprung (at least here in Sin City)
Sunday, March 31, 2013      4 comments

I almost hate to say anything, but I think my desire and motivation are making themselves felt again. I'm so tired of feeling hopeless...It is so not like me. I think this may be a result of my thyroid leveling out...or the whole new beginning... Read more
Making progress
Sunday, March 24, 2013      2 comments

I had a fabulous St. Patrick's day! I went with a friend to Fremont street and saw one of my favorite Celtic bands, and discovered a new favorite band as well! (I even bought a green and white boa to wear! *shakes head* I have no idea what poss... Read more
Slow but surely...I think....
Saturday, March 16, 2013      1 comments

Making progress toward what is normal for me, but oh, I wish it would hurry up~ I am sleeping a bit better, but still having REALLY weird and often disturbing dreams. I am getting very tired at work ( I sit all day at a computer), and am still l... Read more
The story so far...
Saturday, March 02, 2013      4 comments

Well, another week down and what a week it was! Let me back up a bit...Had a fabulous vacation. Seeing my old friend was the best birthday present I have had in forever! I rented a car for four days and ran around like a crazy woman, enjoying t... Read more
Vacation Girl!
Saturday, February 16, 2013      3 comments

First day of vacation and I was up at my regular time (4:30)! Eh, no problem...mayhaps the days will be longer and slow down enough if I get up on time. Maybe the week will pass more slowly! *LOL* I had a dream last night that included 3 pu... Read more
Ame here and now
Sunday, February 10, 2013      3 comments

Happy Sunday! It's 5:30 and I have been up for an hour. I am wrapped up in the warmth of my ragged, much beloved bathrobe, my cat asleep by side, Sunday Baroque on my radio,a hot cup of sugar free cappuccino/Swiss miss cocoa, waiting to watch t... Read more
NO MORE "BUTS"...
Saturday, February 09, 2013      3 comments

I have always liked myself. I liked who I am,and I would admit it out loud. However, know what I noticed? No matter how much I liked myself, there was always a "but!" Oh I like myself, but my hair is too thin...of course I like myself, but I hat... Read more
Monday Musings
Monday, February 04, 2013      1 comments

I had an interesting lesson today in my self improvement program. It was about success and goals. The coach discussed his take on goal setting and it was thought provoking. It kind of fits in the with my last post of basically starting to live w... Read more
Losing sight of the shore
Friday, February 01, 2013      6 comments

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore. -Andre Gide I'm retaking a self help course and today's lesson is on facing the unknown and relishing the adventure. I used to be a... Read more

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