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X-Quisite quilt
Wednesday, December 18, 2013      14 comments

This is the X-Quisit quilt I made for my daughter for Christmas. I just finished it today. I am so proud of this quilt. It is imperfect enough to be perfect. ... Read more
Me and My Fitbit...
Monday, April 22, 2013      25 comments

I received a Fitbit One for a Christmas present. My husband doesn’t like to shop, so I end getting all of the Christmas gifts, including my own. My children were appalled that their Dad would give me such an inconsiderate gift. I thought it was ... Read more
How The Lovely Limes have helped with my progress
Tuesday, March 26, 2013      8 comments

The Lovely Limes are more like a family than a team, and I think that is the point of doing these challenges. Yes it is nice to lose weight, but being apart of a team family makes it extra special. I know if I have a bad day, I can post in the c... Read more
Day 6 - Do I need Motivation?
Thursday, March 07, 2013      6 comments

Do I need Motivation, if you do, ask for it. For me Motivation comes from within. I have many reasons for continuing on the journey that I started at Spark People in September. All I have to do is look at my daughter and mother, and I have ... Read more
Day 5 - What can you improve upon?
Wednesday, March 06, 2013      5 comments

What can you improve upon? Well, everything. I can improve on everything and anyhting. I think this question was supposed to be about our new healthy habit, but I think it pertains to life in general. There is always room for improvement beca... Read more
Day 4 Hula Hoop
Tuesday, March 05, 2013      7 comments

The question for Day 4 for is. How are you doing day by day? Well Day by Day, I am having so much fun with this new activity. Every time I drop the hoop, I laugh and pick it up to start over again. I am not having much success keeping it... Read more
Day 3 Hula Hoop Encouragement
Monday, March 04, 2013      8 comments

The Question for today is "What are you doing to encourage yourself and keep on track?" Well I am picking one of the Hoops up every day, making sure all the pets are out of the way, and then I say "come on, you can do this." Well so far, I ca... Read more
Hula Hoop...
Sunday, March 03, 2013      6 comments

Well I picked up one of my hoops today, determined to get going with my healthy habit. My dog was curious and got a little close; I clipped him on the nose with it. It's a good thing it was not the sport hoop, because I probably would have broke... Read more
My Healthy Habit...
Saturday, March 02, 2013      6 comments

I decided instead of giving something up for lent I would add a Healthy Habit instead. I chose to add Hula Hoop. I have 3. Hula Hoops gathering dust behind my couch (one weighted sport hoop that I bought when I was feeling overly ambitious, and ... Read more
10 Inspirational Quotes
Monday, February 11, 2013      5 comments

Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about Creating yourself. - George Bernard Shaw He mind is everything; what you think you become. - Gautama Buddha Whatever you can do, or dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and ... Read more
How Will I fell when I reach my goal weight?
Thursday, February 07, 2013      4 comments

How will I feel when I reach my goal weight?” I don’t know how I will feel when I reach my goal weight because I have never been at a goal weight. I figured whatever weight I was at was the weight I was supposed to be at. I never fit into the ... Read more
Self Forgiveness
Thursday, February 07, 2013      2 comments

Forgiveness of Self is the question. The answer is - I do not dwell in the past, I live in the present, and look toward to the future. I see life as making the best choices you can at the particular time you are in your life. Life is a journey... Read more
I conquered the Hill
Wednesday, January 30, 2013      8 comments

I conquered the Hill I live on a dirt road in the middle of nowhere. Our house is halfway up a hill that is damn near vertical. We have lived here for 17 years. In those 17 years, I have avoided climbing most of that hill the majority of the t... Read more
Today is a Better Day
Thursday, January 24, 2013      8 comments

My daughter declared herself well enough to go to school after hearing about her brother. Her temp was below 100 this morning, so she was happy that her declaration worked. My son crushed his hand, but did not break any major bones in the h... Read more
Today was worse...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013      10 comments

Today was worse than yesterday, but I'm not going to blog much about it beacuse it will turn into a major rant, which puts too much negative energy into the universe and I need all the positive energy I can focus on right now. So just a sho... Read more

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