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Some Things to Know About Me!
Tuesday, July 12, 2011      7 comments

50 Random Questions! (Thanks to the Spark I stole this from!) 1. WERE YOU NAMED AFTER ANYONE? Nope. . . but people ask all the time if Lisa Marie Presley inspired my name. I was born before her, though. 2. WHEN WAS THE LAST TI... Read more
What I have . . . and what I have not!
Sunday, February 21, 2010      11 comments

Today I got to thinking about my weight loss journey. I have been feeling a little down on myself because of what I have not done. Then, I started thinking about what I have ... Read more
Now is When the Real Work Starts!
Friday, January 01, 2010      7 comments

It's January 1st, 2010-- and I am not feeling happy with myself. I have become rather lax in my eating habits over the holidays, and I have put on ten pounds in the last 3 months. Despite that I am consistent with my workouts, I still gained wei... Read more
Finding a Literary Agent is NOT so Easy!
Friday, August 14, 2009      7 comments

Hi Fellow SPers, I am finding that it is not s easy to find a literary agent. I just finished up my first novel, and I really want to get it out into the world. Apparently, with the downturn in the economy, agents are being very selective ... Read more
I Did It!
Monday, July 27, 2009      11 comments

Hey SP World, I did it! Over the course of the last year, I set several goals for myself. It has been an incredibly productive and exciting time for me. I have lost 60 pounds through eating healthy and exercising regularly, and I have turned the... Read more
A Family Wedding
Tuesday, June 09, 2009      2 comments

I went to a wedding yesterday, and it was a big deal to me because it was my debut after losing 60 pounds. I got a lot of compliments on how great I looked, but curiously everyone stayed away from the words “You’ve lost so much weight.” I heard,... Read more
OMG—What a Birthday!!!
Wednesday, April 15, 2009      8 comments

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Spring Cleaning
Sunday, March 15, 2009      14 comments

Every year I go through my spring wardrobe from the year before and decide what I will keep and what I will give away. Since things are warming up, I decided to take care of tha... Read more
My Valentine's Day Gift to Myself!
Sunday, February 15, 2009      7 comments

Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but what remains is the gift I bought for myself! Over a month ago, I made a goal to reward myself for my health, weight loss and fitness goal... Read more
Me in the New Dress!
Sunday, February 08, 2009      14 comments

Okay, the day of the dance arrived, and I wore the dress! Here is a picture for those of you who asked to see me in it. I still can’t believe I wore a dress. I haven’t worn one ... Read more
A New Dress
Monday, January 19, 2009      10 comments

Okay, this is going to sound silly, but I’m so excited— I got a new dress! Now for most people, this may not be a big deal, but for me, it’s unbelievable! I haven’t worn a ... Read more
Be Careful What You Wish For!
Saturday, January 17, 2009      11 comments

Be Careful What You Wish For . . . Three months ago, I was dying for people to notice my weight loss. I wondered how many pounds it would take for people to finally notice. I was discouraged, but I never gave up on myself. – Well, the magic... Read more
Should I be Scared?
Friday, January 09, 2009      15 comments

Okay everyone— today I got a phone call at work from my health care provider. I had a mammogram last week and they want me to come in for a sonogram because they want to exami... Read more
The Greatest Gift of All
Saturday, December 27, 2008      9 comments

This year I gave myself the gift of health, which is the greatest gift of all. With each passing day, I feel better and better, and I know I look better. Just eight months ag... Read more
There is Beauty in Imperfection
Sunday, December 07, 2008      10 comments

How can it be? I have just lost fifty pounds, and I am still feeling fat. Despite that everyone is telling me how great I look, I am just not feeling it some days. Ye... Read more

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