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It's Friday already!
Friday, October 30, 2009      6 comments

So I am realizing that the biggest challenge I have to healthy eating is my job. When I had an office job, I would sit at my desk every day and graze on snacks and I was never hungry for a real meal. Now I am teaching. I am so busy from t... Read more
I'm back!
Tuesday, October 27, 2009      4 comments

Like most teachers, I went back to work in September. I have not had the time to get on the computer at work and I have even less time at home since I am spending that time with my own kids. After I went back to work, I had a more difficul... Read more
Gearing up for Round 2
Monday, October 05, 2009      0 comments

Round 1 was a success. It has been 6 weeks since I finished round one. I have been doing OK on maintenance. My weight has fluctuated since I completed round 1, but alway within 2 lbs. I ordered my HCG from pharmacyescrow.com. I ordered ... Read more
Me 1 Junk Food 0
Sunday, September 06, 2009      2 comments

I had a total junk food craving last night. I just wanted to sit in front of the book tube w/ a huge bag of chips. Instead I toasted a can of garbanzo beans under the broiler. I just rinsed the beans, sprayed them w/ olive oil and sprinkled o... Read more
Morning
Tuesday, August 25, 2009      6 comments

One week of P3 complete and my weight is still at 132.4 lbs. Woo-hoo! The summer is over. No more sleeping in until noon. Or later. Tomorrow is a teacher work day & orientation. Thursday the students all return. So today I want to get... Read more
FRUSTRATED
Monday, August 24, 2009      3 comments

A few months ago I had a UTI and I went to a new doctor b/c I could be seen right away. So I decided to have my annual physical there. So I went in at 1:00 when they opened up after lunch (no appointments, just first come, first served). I wa... Read more
P3 Challenges
Sunday, August 23, 2009      2 comments

I never know what I am supposed to eat/not eat anymore. How much is enough, too much? So I made a "stir fry" for lunch. I brewed a cup of green tea and put it in the electric wok. I added 3 oz of ground chicken breast, handful of dried ... Read more
Vacation Update
Sunday, August 16, 2009      3 comments

I was so afraid of what would happen to my diet on vacation. I packed my pre-weighed fish portions & crackers to take with me and I went to the grocery store for fruit & veggies right after checking into the hotel. I even packed my scale & tap... Read more
Finishing Week # 2
Sunday, August 09, 2009      1 comments

My first week was great. I was totally motivated and the scale was moving down every day. Not to mention that I was finding clothes I hadn't been able to wear in months finally fitting. Not surprising that I lost 8 lbs and 2.5" around my wais... Read more
My Incredible Shrinking Stomach
Friday, July 11, 2008      0 comments

Being alone has its pros & cons. It is hard to cook for just one, but then again I don't have to cater to anyone else's wants/needs than my own. Today I overslept and didn't have time to prepare my meals before running errands. I grabbe... Read more
Moving Right Along
Thursday, July 10, 2008      0 comments

and feeling fancy free. I am on a workout streak (7 days nd counting) like never before. Not since I stopped ice skating on a regular basis 3 years ago have I exercised on such a regular basis. I had my hair straightened today and ... Read more
I finally did it!
Tuesday, July 08, 2008      0 comments

I have wanted to hire a personal trainer for quite a while. I want to make sure that I am getting the optimum exercise regiment. So yesterday I joined the closest gym to my house. No excuses!! When I went over nutrition with my trainer, ... Read more
The life of the white rabbit
Sunday, June 22, 2008      1 comments

I'm late. I'm late. Late for a very important date. I feel like I am constantly running behind schedule. Between the end of the school year activities and my father's unveiling, I couldn't find 15 minutes to exercise, much less keep my n... Read more

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