When was the last time?.....
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 0 comments
I find I have not blogged in years. When was the last time? My journey's pursuit has been a lot of the two steps forward, one step back, one step to the side, two steps forward sort. I married in 2012. I went back on a low carb diet prescrib... Read more
My "One Day" is coming...right?
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 0 comments
I was going to take the day off work yesterday, but I didn't. My truck (and our family's only working vehicle)...well, it quit working. Compressor issue with black death and a pulley malfunction....yada yada. What's new? So I couldn't afford... Read more
Finding My Faith In Myself
Friday, November 22, 2013 1 comments
I am told I am not "obese" by my family and friends, but when the doctor diagnosed me as being so earlier this year I started second guessing everything about my "ME" I have been working on. I was skinny once and I was a smoker at the sam... Read more
Why do the dog treats smell so good?
Wednesday, May 08, 2013 0 comments
Funny situation here: My son and I bought a container of the "gourmet dog treats" at PetSmart this past Saturday so we could give two to each of the dogs there up for adoption. We figured most of those dogs probably don't get a lot of chac... Read more
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 4 comments
So your jeans are tight, but that bowl of fruit you just ate was good for you, right? You are eating items with labels like "Low Fat" "Low Sugar" "Low Calories" "Fat Free" "Sugar Free", etc. It's maddening to find out you are staying within y... Read more
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 0 comments
So here's the lowdown: My mother started a tradition to save money to give a gift to everyone for Christmas by way of her cooking. It has turned into the infamous "Christmas Cookie Tin". Now, my mom, my brother and I all cook for the tins... Read more
No 5k! Sheesh, shucks and uuuggggghhhhh!
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 0 comments
So I went the full distance as best as I could, really pushing, two weeks ago today. I was so proud of myself: 40:17. Probably not impressive to most, but truly a personal best. Shin splints set in. The last mile was actually really painful... Read more
Running and running and walking...
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 0 comments
...but wishing I had the strength to run. I started training for the 5K Challenge without my son last week. His fall baseball season is in full swing and he has less energy and time to go with me. I'm walking at least two lunches a week and r... Read more
Success with a Son
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 5 comments
So I signed up the for 5k challenge after seeing all the great feelings some of my fellow SP members had been sharing about running with a goal set. My son has been running with me everytime I go. Even if all we have is 30 minutes, we drive do... Read more
Wednesday, September 05, 2012 0 comments
Keeping Up: This seems to be a phrase that is infinite and deafening in meaning and symbolism. Today I'm Keeping Up with my physical, mental and financial well-being for the insurance (which is my biggest bill in the stack these days) of knowi... Read more
I fell off the wagon...
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 1 comments
My car accident injuries started acting up pretty bad about a week ago this past Friday. They tried to put me out of commission and I tend to battle that. I'm a doer! I like to do things. I make to do lists every weekend just so I can see my... Read more
Still too busy...
Friday, August 10, 2012 0 comments
To all of you wonderful people, I am too busy. I get up at 5:30 a.m. and have developed a system of interval elliptical, yoga, drink a protein shake and 10 minutes of cleaning house in the mornings along side of getting me and the 9 year old bo... Read more
Yesterday was the yard...
Thursday, August 02, 2012 0 comments
...today is the bathroom. Okay, so I got a bit lazy with my back hurting so bad and pinching at the bottom of my spine. It could happen to anyone. I think it was the way I slept Monday night. But I'm no M.D. So I mowed the whole middle yard... Read more
The Aggravation of Gaining and Losing...
Friday, July 27, 2012 0 comments
I'm irritated with my...well, I'll just say it: "FLAB"! My under-arms are a little flabby, but this kangaroo pouch that feels more permanent on my body than my bone structure is driving me nuts! (Venting; don't mind me!) It's like this... ... Read more
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