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SP and pregnancy
Wednesday, August 13, 2014      6 comments

I've been gone for a while again... mainly because after years of trying and a miscarriage, then focusing on my health since Oct 2013, I'm finally pregnant! My doctors wanted me to lose weight before even trying (all but my OB), but since I'm 3... Read more
Keep fighting!!
Wednesday, February 12, 2014      6 comments

Does it ever seem like things are going good and then it all falls apart?? Well, not going to let it this time. I was going to the doctor, started my IV treatments, seemed like things were going well. Then my husband gets a cold and brings it ho... Read more
Still waiting for the good news...
Wednesday, January 15, 2014      5 comments

This is a follow up post to my previous blog post on 1/9/14 (http://www.sparkpeople.com/my
dual.asp?blog_id=5588040). So, more exciting news (not!) from yesterday's doctor's visit. She tested for a few more ... Read more
Day 1 completed!
Monday, January 13, 2014      4 comments

All right, so I wrote this REALLY long blog post the other day (http://www.sparkpeople.com/my
dual.asp?blog_id=5588040) about all my goals and such and how I was going to do it for real this time. I think it actu... Read more
Where to begin?
Thursday, January 09, 2014      8 comments

Hello. Wow! It has been about 3 years since I have seriously spent any time here @ the SP site. And I wouldn't say I've given up or been lazy or anything, just busy is all. I was pretty much killing myself working and I actually mean the killin... Read more
Out of the loop!
Wednesday, November 17, 2010      5 comments

Wow, how does life get SO crazy that something you do daily becomes something that lingers in the back of your mind every so often? I am talking about SP, I came here every day and spun the wheel, filled out my food, tracked my exercise, intera... Read more
May's photo results
Thursday, June 03, 2010      21 comments

Here's my updated side by side comparison with my photos from late 2009 (I started my journey in March 2010). This time I tried not to SUCK in so much and relax more! Let's see how I did: ... Read more
Yay!! More results and Thank You to my Spark Friends :D
Wednesday, May 26, 2010      5 comments

Okay, wow, I had to reset some stuff in my account because things were getting confusing! At home my scale would say 1 thing and at the gym it was another, I didn't know which scale I could trust. Since I am on a schedule with Curves where... Read more
April's results + reward schedule
Thursday, May 20, 2010      9 comments

Here's my updated side by side comparison with my photos from late 2009. I decided to put on the same clothes for these photos. I noticed I'm probably standing up taller and sucking in more, next time I'll try to be more relaxed, but I think t... Read more
My Vision Boards :)
Thursday, April 08, 2010      7 comments

Today I will let the images write the blog itself: front back Larger versions can be see... Read more
Okay, it's time...
Monday, April 05, 2010      12 comments

I'm ready to do a side by side comparison. This was me at the end of 2009 (on the left) when I started this journey w/ my good friend Christina .. and the photo on the right is from last week: ... Read more
Going carb free for 2 weeks -- a great jump start!
Wednesday, March 24, 2010      11 comments

I have joined a 6-week challenge here through one of my SP groups and my wellness coach suggested going carb-free (just the really bad carbs, I am still eating most fruits and veggies) for 2 weeks to get a jump start, so I am doing it! It h... Read more
What a start to the year (2010)!
Monday, March 08, 2010      1 comments

After years of doing the same thing over and over again, I was excited for 2010 to begin, I had all these plans to make a huge change in my life! I've been over 300lbs for about 10 years and this was the year that all that would change! On... Read more
Finding a work / life balance
Saturday, March 21, 2009      3 comments

So.. I had great plans for myself when I re-joined SP 2 weeks ago... I have been doing a little better with the eating, even set up my DVD player with the treadmill (see previous blog posting), but have not exercised much at all. All I have... Read more
A way to combine exercise and entertainment
Saturday, March 07, 2009      5 comments

So.. my husband and I bought a treadmill just after moving to our new house... I think I've used it 10-15 times, not too bad, except we've been in this house since March 2006! Almost 3 years now. Well, I talked him into buying it because I pro... Read more