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The Fork In The Road
Tuesday, July 14, 2015      11 comments

Today...I am re-evaluating where Im at with my health and fitness. As of Feb, this year, that was the 'new, fresh start' Part of the plan was (and is) to discard all the 'crap' that's out there. To make a plan based on me...who I am..how I ... Read more
The Carrot
Monday, June 08, 2015      8 comments

Gosh...haven't written in about a month...in 'diet years' that's a long time! I think it was 'sparked' (forgive the pun) by something I read in someone else's blog. Reaching for the carrot. You know...the donkey or horse,,,and you hang ... Read more
So...Is the Fight Over?
Tuesday, May 05, 2015      10 comments

I could write about a dozen different things...but I just want to put down on 'paper'...that it's working. I'm eating less. I'm moving more. Everyday. I'm going through all the motions. Sparkpeople. Track food. Track fitness. DO fitness. Rea... Read more
I Might Be Afraid of Food
Thursday, April 16, 2015      6 comments

I'd like to think I have something super profound to say about my 'journey'. Not so much:) However, I haven't written in almost a week, and I have made a promise that I would stick to doing things different...and writing was part of the promi... Read more
My Kitchen is my Science Lab
Wednesday, April 08, 2015      9 comments

So, I see on my goal page (which I read every day) that I will blog at least 3x a week. Usually , I write in the evenings..so why not shake it up a bit? So what fun things have I been doing? lol...amazing how boring life can be at times. ... Read more
My Main Goal is Not to Fit in a Bikini.....
Friday, April 03, 2015      6 comments

Contrary to popular belief...and consensus...it is NOT my main goal in life to fit in a bikini. I feel confident my bikini days are over. I feel sure I wore one on a few occasions in my younger years...and now, that job(torturous job) has been... Read more
Hi,,My name is Marie,,,and Im a Sparkaholic
Saturday, March 28, 2015      10 comments

Well,,its happening. I'm becoming a true Sparker lol. I've got the tracker hooked to the 'unmentionables'...and last night when I finally got it all set up, I hollered to the hubby...'32 steps and 2 calories burned' ...I'm countin' 'em all, p... Read more
As Different as Night and Day
Wednesday, March 18, 2015      9 comments

Yesterday was a 'milling' day. You know ..into the kitchen for the zillionth time. Open the fridge, again...counting the calories, wondering how I can fit 'more' in...just think think thinking about food...what the holy moly is that???? I dont ... Read more
Settle Down, Marie...This Will Take Time
Tuesday, March 17, 2015      8 comments

I wrote a new goal 'thingy' on my goal 'whatever' lol...on the start page....cuz it hit me this morning what a job I have in front of me. My stats all say I've lost 10 pounds...but it keeps fluctuating. So I wrote a new 'motivator thing' in wi... Read more
Keeping It All Out There
Monday, March 16, 2015      3 comments

I have to write,,just because I said I would. All n all I feel pretty good about how things are going. Im happy that I'm doing my exercise dvd daily. I've had a couple of times where I'm doing that 'milling around the kitchen' thing...where I f... Read more
Fear of Failure
Wednesday, March 11, 2015      8 comments

I have felt a nagging doubt for a few days. Ive exercised,,done quite well there...eating has been pretty decent...though, I feel it's been like 'work'. So, tomorrow, I will be re-evaluating that. Tonight I'm going to write a bit, and still go... Read more
Random Thoughts on Things Overweight Ppl Can Face
Friday, March 06, 2015      9 comments

I think what got me thinking here...is clothing. The dreaded clothing. Even in my thin years( though those were short and sweet), I didn't like myself much back then, either...so that's really another story lol...however,,,it's also pretty eye... Read more
I have no fabulous title lol
Friday, March 06, 2015      6 comments

I feel like Ive been doing pretty good with my 'goals' From tracking to utilizing the Spark website to the practical goals Ive set for myself.. I feel like I'm at a solid 75% success with it. Im kind of analytical about things lol ... Read more
No feeding the feelings
Monday, March 02, 2015      2 comments

I live in my head. A lot. If I think it...it's almost like I think I've done it..lol...that is a by product, for me, of adhd. Lots of racing thoughts. All that means to me,,as I think back on the weekend,,is that I thought I could 'wing' it. I ... Read more
It's In The Details
Friday, February 27, 2015      2 comments

It's Friday:) Weekends don't excite me like they used to lol. I still look forward to them, though! I was putting in my 'food' and finished up yesterdays tracker,,,and began to see the discrepancies...because it's in the details. Suddenly...a 1... Read more

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