Happy Spring and things to come!
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 1 comments
I can not tell you how glad I am that the weather is getting nicer! It only adds to my excitement for the next few months. First, I received word that I will be employed next year in my school district as an 8th Grade Language Arts teacher. M... Read more
Monday, January 31, 2011 2 comments
Ugh, I need to get my eating under control. I have started taking an exercise class, which is great, but I have gained four pounds since it started! And it's all because I have been eating really terribly. I need to remember food is not what ... Read more
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 1 comments
So I am taking an exercise class through my school district right now, and I am really enjoying it. It is a cardio/circuit training class and it meets Monday through Thursday for three weeks. I have always enjoyed exercise, but taking a class ... Read more
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 2 comments
Yesterday, we had a snow day, which was really nice, but also really dangerous. Of course, the more unstructured free time I have, the more I tend to eat. And it didn't help that I felt really hungry all day long! I over ate, but after tracki... Read more
Monday, January 10, 2011 0 comments
...as are all weekends! This one was fun, though, because I got to see my family for our Christmas party, and I got to meet my 3 month old niece! She's a cutie. I did okay for eating, and even got some exercise in--I bought Just Dance 2 for W... Read more
Two more reasons why Sparkpeople rocks...
Thursday, January 06, 2011 1 comments
Reason number one: The workout videos! Despite being a member since May, I only tried just yesterday, and discovered that they are just what I need right now! Quick, yet effective. I feel like I am moving and doing something. I know I shoul... Read more
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 3 comments
Well, so far so good on my calorie tracking, but I have not had any motivation to do any exercise. I need to just suck it up and do it, but I have a million excuses why. I am working up to it, but words of encouragement always help!... Read more
....And I am back!
Monday, January 03, 2011 0 comments
Well, clearly it has been too long since I have posted. I have still been around SparkPeople, but not as actively as I should have been. Thus, my goal for the New Year: Actively Spark, everyday! I need a good reminder that life can still be ... Read more
A loss is a loss!
Friday, June 04, 2010 2 comments
Last weekend was Memorial Day weekend, and my husband and I spent the weekend with friends...and my calorie count for Sunday was OUT OF CONTROL! The good news? I still lost! I am extremely happy, and feel motivated again. Sometimes when I st... Read more
Last day with kiddos!
Tuesday, June 01, 2010 1 comments
It was a really fun day at the local pool, which is brand new and excellent! The students had a great time, and I think the teachers did too! I have had a really bad couple of days for food, but I am working in rectifying that--today was bette... Read more
Monday, May 24, 2010 1 comments
I know I am not alone in saying this, but food is such a battle for me. I love food, I like trying new things, I like the comfort that comes along with it and the social aspect. Food is such a slippery slope for me, though. If I cheat one day... Read more
Eight more days!
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 1 comments
Until school is out for the summer! I am so excited for this summer. We have quite a few big plans--my dad's wedding in Minnesota, a trip to Seattle to visit a good friend, working on our house, etc., etc. I love summer and all the fun that c... Read more
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