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I'm Baaaaaaacccccckkkkk!
Tuesday, September 11, 2018      7 comments

I'm back. I want this to be the last time I step away. It's hard. I'm fat. I'm old. I'm tired. I need a change. I need help. I need strength. I need energy. I need to do this!... Read more
New job, new insurance, first Dr. Visit in 8 years, new life needed
Tuesday, November 10, 2015      1 comments

I began a new job this past summer. I finally have health insurance for the first time in 8 years. I went to my first doctors visit in 8 years and all of my labs came back perfect...shocked! I need to lose weight though due to pain in my joints ... Read more
Been a while
Friday, November 07, 2014      2 comments

So, it's been a while since I added a blog post. I have been working out rather regularly lately. I started on July 15th to go to the YMCA pretty much 5 days a week and I committed to working out 1 hour per day. I have been pretty consistent ... Read more
Emotional Eating
Thursday, April 10, 2014      0 comments

So, I never really thought myself to be an emotional eater. I have recently found that I am. Being a stay-at-home dad is rather isolating. There are women at my church that do a weekly play group but I am not invited because I am a man. I am... Read more
Been a few days
Tuesday, April 08, 2014      1 comments

Although it has been a few days since I posted a blog entry, I have not forgotten about SP. I had a busy weekend. I listened to General Conference, a semi-annual meeting of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. I was able to work o... Read more
A bit of yard work
Thursday, April 03, 2014      0 comments

About a year ago I constructed a new porch at my house. To do this, it necessitated the destruction of the existing porch. I made a large wood pile out of the old porch and today, I finally got rid of the last pieces that remained. It has bee... Read more
Fresh produce
Wednesday, April 02, 2014      1 comments

I have decided to try to blog every. single. day. Even if there is not much going on that day, it will still bring me to this site and force me to be accountable for what I eat. Today I went to the store and picked up some fresh produce. ... Read more
Six weeks of commitment
Tuesday, April 01, 2014      3 comments

So, it has been six weeks since I committed to my wife that I would lose 100 lbs by March of 2015. It has been a long six weeks. I have lacked motivation, I have lacked desire, I have been through a roller coaster of emotions. I have been str... Read more
I committed to my wife and for my life
Monday, February 17, 2014      4 comments

So, yesterday, 2/16/14, I committed to my wife of over 10 years that I would lose 100 lbs by March of 2015. That gives me roughly 13 months to complete this goal. I fear that I may have been a bit over enthusiastic, as I am not sure that the ... Read more
Hodgepodge of activities
Wednesday, August 14, 2013      0 comments

So, I am trying to find something that works for me and fits into my schedule. I have been playing our Wii for a few weeks and it is fun and keeps me coming back. I want to find a program that I enjoy and that don't get bored with. I have fou... Read more
Vacation is over
Monday, July 22, 2013      1 comments

So, we spent a week in Dallas with my in-laws and I did pretty much nothing to be a healthier person for the whole week. We ate out, drank soda, celebrated a birthday for my one year old niece with fajitas, rice, guacamole, frijoles charros, yo... Read more
Day 5
Friday, July 12, 2013      1 comments

SO, my wife and I decided to try and get in shape; her to get BACK in shape after having my fourth daughter 6 weeks ago and me to get IN shape for the first time in really 20 years. I have my concerns because there are so many things going ... Read more