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My Latest Endeavor--Not Your Grandma's Crochet
Thursday, May 19, 2011      5 comments

I have taken custom orders to crochet things for people in the past and sold them, but I never tried to really take it to the next level until now. About 6 weeks ago, my sister called and asked me to make my niece a graduation dress. Of course... Read more
My Seeds are Sprouting!
Saturday, March 26, 2011      5 comments

I started most of our seeds for our garden a week or two ago and most of them are already spouting very well. The dill is growing so quickly, it's almost ready to be transplanted into a small pot. I was reading some info from Prevention ab... Read more
My First Elliptical Workout
Saturday, March 05, 2011      7 comments

Yesterday, I used the elliptical machine for the first time. Once I got into the groove and quit trying to fall backwards off the machine, it was actually pretty fun. It also had me sweating a lot harder than the treadmill or cycle. I literally ... Read more
My Stress-Cleaning Workout
Thursday, March 03, 2011      4 comments

I have been so stressed out with family issues the last 2 days that I have gone into complete "clean & re-organize" mode. I gotta tell you, it's a lot better than "become very depressed, eat yourself sick and gain weight mode". At least for me i... Read more
My Broken Record
Sunday, February 27, 2011      9 comments

I officially broke my walking record yesterday. I walked 6.2 miles on the treadmill in 02:12:10. My goal is to get it down to under 2 hours for the Virtual 10k in April. I have to brag about my BIL and MIL. They are doing so good. BIL start... Read more
My Baby's Contest Entry
Friday, February 25, 2011      2 comments

My precious 5 yr old wrote a song (with a LITTLE help from mommy) for the 30th anniversary video contest for TCBY. Here's the link to our entry video. http://www.youtube.com/watch
?v=7IehMSMEruk Tomorrow if I can get over to BIL's... Read more
My First 5k AND Half-Marathon Completed!
Monday, February 21, 2011      6 comments

YAAAAAAAAAAY!!! emoticon ... Read more
My First 5k
Monday, February 21, 2011      3 comments

I have been wanting to do at least a 5k if not a 10k, but I didn't want to do it by myself. Then, I got an email about Sparkpeople's Virtual Races. It's so cool. You sign up for as many as you want, as often as you want and do it on your own tim... Read more
My Pizza
Sunday, February 13, 2011      3 comments

For dinner, DH and I made a semi-homemade pizza. We used an instant crust mix from a box, red pizza sauce from a jar, low moisture part-skim mozzarella, tomatoes, sauteed garlic, italian seasoned ground turkey, ham, italian herbs + extra oregano... Read more
My New Pedometer/Facebook Contest
Friday, February 11, 2011      7 comments

I got my new pedometer today. I've had it on for about 3 hours now. I am on my way across Tennessee. The snow and ice is almost melted. It got up to about 40 today and tomorrow it's supposed to be 50 and 60 on Sunday. We might go to Incred... Read more
My Walk Across America
Thursday, February 10, 2011      6 comments

After reading the message board posting https://sparkpeo.hs.llnwd.net/
3x38619912x2, I decided that since I'm getting my new pedometer soon (possibly today if FedEx isn't delayed by ... Read more
My Week
Sunday, February 06, 2011      2 comments

Some good things happened this week. On Wednesday, DH, DD and I went to lunch at the Cupboard restaurant where we had our wedding reception. I forgot how good their food is. Anyways, up until that point, every time I tried to eat cooked spinach,... Read more
My New Hobby
Monday, January 24, 2011      6 comments

Within the last few days, I have been teaching myself how to embroider. I'm working on a "crazy quilt" with a Paradise theme for my sister. I researched for hours online for info on different methods of stitching a picture so I can incorporate p... Read more
My Cake
Monday, December 13, 2010      7 comments

I had my cake and ate it too. And still lost 1.8 pounds this week! I am absolutely loving this new PointsPlus plan on Weight Watchers. I'm actually eating more than I was before and losing MORE weight! The reason I'm eating more is because... Read more
My Marathon
Thursday, December 02, 2010      4 comments

I have decided to set a long-term fitness goal for myself. I want to walk a marathon. I have never been a runner. Throughout my whole life, even when I was in good shape as a teen, I have barely been able to do one mile without walking. But... Read more

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