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Sleepy, sleepy, sleepy....
Thursday, December 08, 2011      5 comments

Wow, does the sleep thing ever make a difference to me. Being tired changes what I eat, my ability to think and my emotional state. I have certain times when anxiety is a big problem and I can't seem to get a grip. I am thinking it's sleep, o... Read more
I Know What You're Thinking!
Thursday, November 17, 2011      8 comments

I got in the elevator to go home today, after a long day. There were about 5 people inside. One of them was a housekeeper who has been around a few years. English isn't her first language. Anyway, she made a big fuss over me, "you are so ski... Read more
It's So Nice To be Missed!
Monday, November 14, 2011      4 comments

I haven't been at pilates the last 2 weeks. One week I was sick & one week I just jammed out. So, tonight, my friend ( the organizer) calls & asks if I'm coming. I said yes. She said, "oh good, Cathy (our instructor) told me to call you & make... Read more
The Nutrition $Budget$
Wednesday, November 09, 2011      2 comments

Payday comes & goes. I paid the mortgage, the phone, the utilities.... blah, blah, blah. But what about food? Why is nutritious food last on the priorities list? What is a reasonable budget for groceries? I think I need to re-think this one.... Read more
Food: 1 Sparker's Junk is Another Sparker's Treasure
Sunday, October 30, 2011      4 comments

I just read a blog by TUBLADY & it got me thinking about FOOD, what things I don't even notice, & what things I can't leave alone or even stop thinking about. Hands down, the worst of all for me to have in the house would be "Dad's Oatmeal... Read more
Yahoo on the Protein!
Monday, October 17, 2011      10 comments

Would you look at that protein today! I don't think I've ever made it that high since I joined SP. Spark advice rocks!... Read more
Throw in the Sweat Towel?
Tuesday, October 11, 2011      10 comments

I felt like giving up this morning. Really, just throwing in the sweat towel. I had eaten more than half the days calories at breakfast. The scale is frozen & I felt like crap. I wondered if I should blog about it or what I should do. I de... Read more
How Far I Can Go & How Far I Have Come
Thursday, October 06, 2011      8 comments

My brother is a retired gym teacher. There is a steep road near my house. Last year, when that brother & his family were visiting, I told him about how my friend Leslie's running club would train on that hill. They would run up to the first s... Read more
New Vision Boards - A Picture Blog.
Tuesday, October 04, 2011      8 comments

I keep losing this blog! It's lucky for you as it keeps getting shorter each time! I made 3 new vision boards today: 1. My weekly health goals: Exercise & Weight Loss for the Fall Challenge - 1.07 pounds. ... Read more
Short & Sweet Protein Frustration
Tuesday, September 27, 2011      6 comments

I've always heard that North Americans eat too much protein. Now, why is it that I have such trouble getting mine? I'm not a vegetarian. If I eat nuts, my fat goes over. What is my problem? There isn't room in the freezer for a cow. ... Read more
Book Club Goes Skinny Dipping
Monday, September 26, 2011      4 comments

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I'm feeling the gratitude today.
Tuesday, September 13, 2011      8 comments

I love SparkPeople. Thanks everyone for being here. My brother & I.... Read more
Beavers & Bears
Friday, September 09, 2011      3 comments

I wanted to walk today. WANTED! What a weird feeling. We didn't see any beavers though. They may have been culled because there were getting to be quite a few & they felled a tree across the road last week. A few years back, the cit... Read more
Quinoa, Sista & Me.
Wednesday, September 07, 2011      11 comments

Try something new eh? (it's one of my goals, the "eh" is the Canadian in me showing.) Okay, so yesterday, I tried making that quinoa that has been sitting in my cupboard for a few months, untouched. No one informed me that it expands like popcor... Read more
Here Comes the Fall Challenge!!!!!!!
Saturday, September 03, 2011      4 comments

Okay, it is the last week of the 5% Summer Challenge. Things are drawing to a close. I have virtually been around the world & seen many, many places including my home of Vancouver! More importantly, I have met many amazing people who are all... Read more

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