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Getting 10,000+ Steps and Sewing!
Thursday, January 21, 2016      13 comments

Things and routines are starting to fall into place. Physically, two good things are happening...standing at my standing desk all day on work days and getting my 10,000 steps in each day. I have done the second one two days in a row now. It's... Read more
Putting the Scale In Its Place
Wednesday, January 20, 2016      12 comments

No loss on the scale today...but that's okay. You know what? I actually spoke out loud to the scale this morning when it produced it's number...I said, "Okay, well, if you're going to play that game, I'm not going to pay attention to you today... Read more
10 is my Number!
Tuesday, January 19, 2016      16 comments

The scale is going down. 228.2 on the scale today...down another pound...4 for the week. Now, to just keep on keepin on. Today, I plan to start a 10,000-step streak. It's 10 weeks til Disney. Funny, and I am listening (on audiobook) to The ... Read more
Chasing 2 Girls = 3-lb Weight Loss
Monday, January 18, 2016      11 comments

Had a good day yesterday...lots of exercise...watching 2 of my grandchildren...they keep me on the move. I also worked a lot in my kitchen and got it all back in order. That feels good. It was a lot of standing and a lot of up and down with t... Read more
Hitting Reset/Emergency Plan in Place
Sunday, January 17, 2016      12 comments

I CAN DO THIS, dang it! DH and I are both yo-yo-ing on our weight loss journey. In the past several months, I have lost and regained the same 10 lbs a few times. Now, here I am at the top of it again...having to re-lose it once more. I quest... Read more
Sunday, January 10, 2016      12 comments

I am feeling so inspired! Three things have spurred me on. The first thing, a friend of mine from high school posted a picture of her with Minnie at the Disney Half Marathon! WHAAAAAAAAT! OMG! Super inspiration! I so want to do a Disney ru... Read more
Bad News Binge
Friday, January 08, 2016      17 comments

So, I'm recovering from a fall today. Yesterday, I worked from home. Right when I had closed my computer to break for lunch, my phone rang, and it was my mechanic telling me my car was ready...to a tune of $370...eeek! So then I fixed my lunc... Read more
Planning Progress
Thursday, January 07, 2016      11 comments

As I read my old blogs, I am reminded of SO much good information. I am so glad I am re-reading them. My big take-aways today were...drink your water, stay positive, plan and dream, encourage others, enjoy SP, and set and reach mini-goals. In... Read more
Getting Disney Ready
Wednesday, January 06, 2016      10 comments

Didn't have time to blog this morning...so blogging this evening. Was a good day. I'm home now under a blanket with the fireplace going, enjoying Chicago Fire. I'm going to do a workout tonight. I can tell using the standing desk is working.... Read more
Reflections and Routines and Weight Loss!
Tuesday, January 05, 2016      12 comments

Reading through my blogs from the past today...I was reading about Thanksgiving and Christmas of 2010. Whew...a lot of stuff there. I had written an SP Christmas Carol that took me through my past, present, and future...a lot of soul searching... Read more
Happy Monday!
Monday, January 04, 2016      7 comments

I guess since I've been writing about Disney and visiting the Disney site, I'm being bombarded with Disney ads on my SP pages. But that's okay. The one that just played on this page showed Snow White looking down a wishing well and stating, "W... Read more
Old Me...Teaching/Inspiring New Me
Sunday, January 03, 2016      7 comments

I'm a little amazed at the previous SP me as I am reading through my old blogs. Wow. I was working two jobs, DH was laid off, DD was getting married, I was making over the rooms in my house in prep for the wedding guests...geez. I feel really... Read more
Donating and Disney
Saturday, January 02, 2016      11 comments

Day 2 of the New Year...I went and donated plasma today. That went pretty good. I had to have a physical since I had not been there in awhile. It all makes me nervous...but I have to try to stay calm so that my blood pressure is good. I mana... Read more
Looking Back...Looking Forward...New Year 2016!
Friday, January 01, 2016      12 comments

I crack myself up (sometimes). I just read through another page of my past blogs. The last one I read was "Tuesday/Monday and the aisle of mistakes and bad ideas." I thought, "what in the world does that title mean?" I read through...well...... Read more
Motivated and Looking Ahead
Thursday, December 31, 2015      15 comments

I love reading my old blogs. They really motivate me. They remind me of the things I discovered previously...and had forgotten...and they remind me of ideas of things to incorporate and look at as I journey on. One thing I had done befo... Read more

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