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I hate it when....
Friday, November 10, 2017      1 comments

I hate it when I know what I should do, but don't do it. I hate it when I'm staying on track with my weight loss journey, but end up off track. Well I'm at it again. I'm trying to get back on track and could use all the support possible.... Read more
Friday, August 18, 2017      3 comments

I have decided it is time to move. When I moved into the place I live now we were only supposed to be there for 5 years. We've been there almost 10 years. The area is getting worse and the property manager is non-existent. We need a new place to... Read more
Attitude of Gratitude
Saturday, August 12, 2017      2 comments

* I had a paid week off from work * I did a puzzle with 2 (out of 4) of my kids * I am 19% fluent in Portuguese (according to Duolingo) * I made some very delicious peanut Thai pasta for lunch today * I gave myself a pedicure. Now my feet feel... Read more
Saturday, August 05, 2017      4 comments

I have one more shift at work and then I am off for a week. I cannot wait to enjoy a week of nothing. I plan on doing some housework, but more importantly I plan to spend time with my kids, relax, and read a book (preferably poolside).... Read more
An Attitude of Gratitude
Wednesday, August 02, 2017      4 comments

* My eating and exercise habits keep improving. * My vacation starts in 4 days. * I can afford to pay for one child's oral surgery and another child's braces. * My kids have been getting along, even when they are doing chores. * I made a... Read more
I'm not who I used to be
Friday, July 28, 2017      8 comments

A little over 7 years ago, my (now ex) husband and I separated. In an instant I became a single mom. My finances were a wreck. I was uneducated and had no potential for growth at my job. Life was a mess. After my ex left, I took a look at my ... Read more
Gratitude Attitude
Wednesday, July 26, 2017      0 comments

Today I am grateful for.... * my kids making dinner for the family tonight and getting along while doing it * my daughter found someone to take over her old apartment (long story) * I was able to get my kitchen clean before going to work. I w... Read more
Saturday, July 22, 2017      0 comments

So....I am a little frustrated. None of the teams I've visited do not have a lot of activity. I would like to join a team or two that has some regular activity. Any suggestions?... Read more
Meal plans
Thursday, July 20, 2017      5 comments

I have this horrible habit of mindlessly eating throughout the day. To help with that I have added "eating times" to my daily schedule. My hope is that this will help get my eating back on track. I am also hoping this will help speed up the weig... Read more
Small changes make the biggest difference
Wednesday, July 19, 2017      4 comments

So I am not always staying under my calorie limit, but that's ok. I am learning that by recording my eating and exercising helps a ton. Just the act of logging is making a difference. I am more aware of my calorie intake and my calories burned. ... Read more
The Time Is NOW
Monday, July 17, 2017      2 comments

Like most of us, I have been battling my weight for more years than I care to admit. I've lost the same weight over and over and over. I refuse to give up on myself. I will "start over" a million times if I have to. I will not beat myself up whe... Read more
My favorite app
Friday, May 05, 2017      3 comments

I found this very simple app that I just love. It is called Ezhabit. What I love about this app is that it super simple. It allows you to create different daily goals/habits. It also allows you to set up different ways to determine your prog... Read more
Everything in moderation is BS
Thursday, April 27, 2017      3 comments

I have learned that "everything in moderation" does not work for me. Every time I tell myself that I will only have a little I end up eating way too much and then I feel like crap about it. Last night at work, I ate some junk food. I told mysel... Read more
It's about darn time....
Saturday, April 08, 2017      5 comments

It took me a few days ~~ longer than I wanted ~~ but I am back on track. Yesterday I made healthy food choices and went to the gym. I am determined to stay on track. My work schedule is crazy this weekend. I made a point to pack a bag full of... Read more
Pray for me
Thursday, April 06, 2017      2 comments

I had an off day a few days ago and now I am struggling to get back on track. I know I feel better when I am eating healthy (raw vegan) and exercising. I refuse to continue to stay off the wagon. I am back on track, and I will continue to get an... Read more

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