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The Truth Hurts
Thursday, February 22, 2018      3 comments

Ugh, the dang scale. I make no apologies for the fact that I'm a total chicken and gave avoided it like the plague. I've known my choices and lack of exercise were moving me in the wrong direction. I just didn't want to really "know" it. Today I... Read more
Wednesday, February 21, 2018      4 comments

Do you ever just sit and wonder why? I know there’s been some awful stuff going on in the world lately and I don’t mean to be disrespectful of those things. But...sometimes I wonder why about things much more personal and, quite frankly irreleva... Read more
Tuesday, September 27, 2016      10 comments

So...today I got on a plane headed on my first trip in a while. I was running late and got out of the house without the seat belt extender I bought several years ago to limit the trauma of not being able to buckle. I was so frustrated with mysel... Read more
Monday, September 26, 2016      8 comments

I cannot believe how long it has been since I blogged . . . like mid July. Things have continue to move along well, so I am thankful for that. I do wonder sometimes if I'd be farther along if I had blogged more regularly. What ifs . . . they get... Read more
Lessons learned . . .
Thursday, September 01, 2016      10 comments

I decided I wanted to try the concept of not weighing in. When I made the decision it wasn't just not to weigh in every day, which I had become somewhat obsessive about, but not to weight for an entire month. It was admittedly very difficult for... Read more
Tuesday, July 05, 2016      6 comments

AAAARRRRRGGGGGHHHHHH!!! Sorry, sometimes I just need to scream and vent and NOT be Polly Positivity for a second...and not feel bad about it...that okay?! Thanks, I knew y'all would understand and let me! 😬😳 I'm a single mom and I lost my j... Read more
Sunday, June 26, 2016      3 comments

I just weighed in this morning and had a pretty big wake up call with a 4 lb gain. A few things that I'm making note of as I assess and move on: 1) Emotional eating can also come in the form of joyous overeating. I watched so closely when I was ... Read more
Parenting is so hard!!
Wednesday, June 22, 2016      9 comments

EXCUSE THIS TOTALLY NON-WEIGHT LOSS RELATED RANT PLEASE!! My son went to stay with his dad who has been absent his entire life a few weeks ago against my better judgement. You see, he has a very long history of alcohol and drug abuse. But...eve... Read more
Sunday, June 19, 2016      4 comments

First let me say HAPPY FATHER'S DAY to my dad and my bro-in-law who are totally awesome men. Howe blessed I am to have had them to help me raise my kids. And to all you guys out there doing the dad thing...you're AWESOME!! I had such a great we... Read more
Tuesday, June 07, 2016      3 comments

YAY!! When I'm feeling down there is just something about a little (or a lot for that matter) hit of Vitamin D. ... Read more
Sunday, June 05, 2016      6 comments

Well this blog is a scary one to post because it involves pictures....OH MY GOODNESS....this is a new personal fear of mine to overcome on this journey. ... Read more
Sunday, May 29, 2016      10 comments

I have a shocking announcement to make to you all...you get out of things what you put into them (not always immediately but most assuredly you will eventually). Today I weighed in for the first official weigh in since I lost my job, my daughter... Read more
Monday, May 23, 2016      5 comments

I've been away for a while but I'm back. I weighed in for the first time since my downward spiral began and I was pleased with the minimal damage I had done up from 271.4 to 271.8. Thank you Lord for mercy in that there was certainly a time when... Read more
Sunday, April 24, 2016      10 comments

WARNING...WEEK TWO OF MY VENTING...PROCEED WITH CAUTION... Is it weird that I feel like I should apologize that my blogs have not been positive or encouraging lately? I think so...why do I always think I need to be doing what I'm doing for some... Read more
Tuesday, April 19, 2016      3 comments

SNAP OUT OF IT!! I feel like I've been saying that to myself for almost two weeks. It's so frustrating when you KNOW what to do and you don't do it. I REFUSE to look back next year at another time I walked away from my healthier life. I've gotta... Read more

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