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Need to schedule me time
Friday, January 04, 2019      5 comments

I have been off work this week and have enjoyed my time reading, eating healthy, and exploring fun things on the internet (one of which was to start up again with Sparkpeople). I am a little worried about next week when I go back to work. I'm in... Read more
New Year - New me
Wednesday, January 02, 2019      0 comments

I was forced to take some time off of work and it allowed me to take some time for myself. I was able to hit the reset button. I walked for an hour on January 1st and it helped set the tone for the way I want this year to be. Eating healthier, a... Read more
New Year new motivation
Wednesday, January 02, 2013      0 comments

I've slacked off of Spark people but not fitness the last two months. I've been actively using my fit bit and gathering badges for steps and miles. My coworker who originally introduced me to Sparkpeople admitted that she had been slacking off a... Read more
Fit Bit is really motivating me
Wednesday, August 29, 2012      5 comments

I did not walk at lunch time yesterday. I had started a running program and was on the second day. I knew I was going to get on the treadmill after work. There was talk about skipping the treadmill last night and waking up at 4am to get my worko... Read more
Fitbit and friendly competition
Wednesday, June 06, 2012      2 comments

My husband and I recently bought ourselves the Fitbit to track our activity level. Now we periodically text each other with the amount of steps we've walked to urge each other on. Due to my new toy, I'm really getting motivated to implimen... Read more
Fell off the Sparkpeople wagon
Monday, April 02, 2012      3 comments

Okay, I'm not sure what happened but I woke up yesterday or today and realized that I hadn't been logging into Sparkpeople for like, a month! I'm not sure how that happened. I fell off the wagon. We had gone on vacation to Walt Disney World in t... Read more
Better planning
Friday, November 25, 2011      1 comments

I realized that I've going through the motions. I make sure I logon to the site every morning, but haven't really been engaged with the community. I plan on changing that!! I need to connect again with the community. I need to make a point of ge... Read more
Healthy hobby with hubby going strong
Saturday, September 17, 2011      1 comments

My husband and I have been consistently cycling for an hour three days a week for the last month and it feels great! We have a routine going now where we get home from work, change our clothes, prepare our camelbacks for water and are out the do... Read more
Hubby finally on board
Friday, August 12, 2011      2 comments

My husband is finally on board with getting in shape. His motivation is a planned trip to Walt Disney World trip in late fall/early spring. He says we have to get in shape to be able to do all that walking! We're taking turns on the treadmill in... Read more
Nike plus and Ipod
Thursday, June 02, 2011      0 comments

I went for a walk today for the first time after redoing my music on my Ipod. I forgot to recalibrate my Nike plus to measure the mile with my stride so it didn't count calories like it used to. Oh, well. Luckily, today is my first day back at w... Read more
Getting up the same time everyday
Saturday, April 30, 2011      4 comments

I have heard that it is good to wake up and go to bed the same time everyday. During the week I wake up at 4:15 am which is a tad bit early for the weekend, but last weekend I woke up at 5am both Saturday and Sunday. I got so much accomplished t... Read more
It doesn't have to be all or nothing
Tuesday, April 26, 2011      2 comments

I walked on the treadmill for 75 minutes yesterday because I wanted to make sure to get in my fitness minutes for the week. I didn't do any on Sunday because I was weeding my backyard. As much as I like the goal setting of Sparkpeople sometimes ... Read more
Walking today
Saturday, April 16, 2011      1 comments

I'm feeling really good with my exercise today. I had to drop off my car for some recall work so I dropped it off, walked to the park to meet some Sparkpeople friends (Maria, Martha, Vivian, and Mary), walked around said park, and walked back to... Read more
Frustrated with Spark app regarding water
Tuesday, February 22, 2011      0 comments

I have been diligently using the spark app on my iphone to track my minutes and my water intake. For some reason it is not logging my water. It works great for tracking my fitness minutes but when I saw online that there was only one day of wate... Read more
Actually craving exercise
Saturday, January 29, 2011      2 comments

I couldn't do my normal Saturday morning workout due to a breakfast meeting. I actually stopped playing my video game and got off my computer so I could jog on the treadmill! Wow! What a difference that consistency makes. I am actually enjoying ... Read more

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