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Sibley camping trip
Tuesday, July 31, 2018      10 comments

It was a wonderful 5 fun-filled days of kayaking and hiking. And, a big thank you to my cousin Sarah for keeping the food healthy. She did a super job keeping us going in the right direction. The first day we kayaked for three hours on beauti... Read more
I've come a long ways
Thursday, July 05, 2018      7 comments

Here it is July already, the spring challenge has ended and the summer challenge has begun. I was hoping to be down to 200 pounds by now, but sometimes things just don't work out the way we want them to. I started out the spring challenge at 217... Read more
It's been eight weeks already
Sunday, June 03, 2018      6 comments

Wow! how the time has flown by, It's been eight weeks already. I was going back and reading the posts from the 5% spring challenge and, as I was reading mine I reflected on where I was then and the answers that I had given and where I am today. ... Read more
a good life lesson
Saturday, June 02, 2018      3 comments

I still can't believe I did it. I really thought I had it under control. Got on the scale today thinking yep I got it made, I'm going to make it. I only had one pound to go. and yes I still have until tomorrow to see which way it goes. And, I ca... Read more
Wednesday, May 30, 2018      3 comments

I was deep in decluttering today. As a Determined Daisie, we have been doing just that,decluttering for a couple weeks now. A little here and there as time allowed for me to do so. And, it's amazing how much a person accumulates in a short perio... Read more
Changing habits
Tuesday, May 29, 2018      4 comments

Everyone knows that changing bad habits is really hard to do and takes a long time. Sometimes we change them without even realizing that we're changing them. So, it is with me. When I started a new challenge the first of spring. (the spring 5% c... Read more
What a filling day
Monday, May 28, 2018      3 comments

Started out going to just clean out the shed, it is much need of it. And, we are decluttering right. Well , once I got in there I seen some items that needed to be put out for the summer. But, where to place them? As I was thinking on this I see... Read more
An awesome challenge
Sunday, May 27, 2018      7 comments

Wow! Can't believe the time as slipped away so fast. I am so lucky to have been able to participate in the 5% challenge. It is a lot of fun and keeps things interesting. I am only a pound away from making my 5% goal. and it feels really good. ... Read more
Why the 5% Spring Challenge
Tuesday, April 17, 2018      6 comments

I have been dieting off and on for too many years. I started off my journey in the fall of 2002 after a injury in '96 that left me with the heaviest weight of my life, at a whooping 287 pounds. for one year a worked hard at losing the weight an... Read more
Why do I keep doing the things I do not want to do?
Thursday, February 23, 2017      1 comments

Back in August of 206 I started once again on a journey. One to get back into shape and to lose the extra 80 pounds that my frame is holding up. I stated out good dropping 15 pounds way ahead of my goal. I was logging all my foods and getting in... Read more
Starting a new
Wednesday, January 11, 2017      0 comments

Ok, Here it is a new year and the last few months for me have been anything but productive in this weight lost journey that I am on. As, I wrote back in October, did I trip or just stumble. I can now say that I tripped up back then while my mom ... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Did I fall or just stumble a little?
Monday, October 24, 2016      12 comments

That's the question I have asked myself. Two weeks ago I got on the scale and about had a heart attack. I was losing about a pound a week. Met my first goal of losing 15 pounds. I did it a month ahead of myself. I even got into 28 day boot camp ... Read more
Made it to my First goal
Tuesday, September 06, 2016      2 comments

The first step was that I had to make goals that I could make so, I wouldn't get discouraged in the process if I didn't make them. So, I set ahead and made two small goals for me when I started on this new journey of mine. The first goal was to... Read more
Cross Roads
Wednesday, July 06, 2016      8 comments

Well, here I am at a cross road in my life. I can either except the fact that I am going be fat and miserable for the rest of my life or to take this added weight off and be able to enjoy the life I have left. In 1996 I had an injury in whic... Read more