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Realizing once again what makes me feel good now and later is the same thing
Saturday, August 24, 2019      3 comments

Today's a good day! I feel good about what I've been doing and where I'm headed. I finished the second week of the Couch to 5k program. Feels super wonderful to be out running (aka slow jogging) again. And without any aggravation to my knee... Read more
Comparing last year to this year
Sunday, August 18, 2019      8 comments

Happy Sunday! After 2 weeks of keeping within my calorie range and exercising, I stepped on the scale this morning to find myself 4 lbs heavier. That means I've gained almost all the weight back that I lost last year. UGH. Of course, ... Read more
The bat wing waddle
Tuesday, July 09, 2019      0 comments

I know I just posted, but something just occured to me that I know many of you would understand. Does anyone stare at your body or a part of your body, making you feel strange about yourself? Last Fall I had a real thin student look at my r... Read more
Remotivating myself again
Tuesday, July 09, 2019      3 comments

It's been since October of last year since I last blogged. Oh no! A month or two ago, I was named SparkMotivator of the day. That was so nice! I appreciated the comments on my page from fellow Sparkers. Truth told, I was also ashamed... Read more
Super proud of my 20-lb weight loss!
Monday, October 08, 2018      4 comments

It's taken me since Feb. 15 to lose 20 lbs, but I figure with being on steroids all year, this is quite an achievement. I usually gain 20+lbs on ste... Read more
A relaxed me these days
Thursday, September 27, 2018      2 comments

A little more than a month ago, I found out I was in the midst of my third flare of the year of my chronic liver disorder. I had felt it coming sinc... Read more
A loss is a loss!
Monday, August 20, 2018      3 comments

[All bundled up in Alaska for my birthday trip earlier this month] Well, if I go by the number I saw when I first got on the scale this morning, I... Read more
Milestone achieved and already passed!
Monday, July 30, 2018      4 comments

Omg! And to think, it's actually 16.2lbs!! I've been diligently working on losing weight since February. It's not been easy while being back on steroid... Read more
Skeptic turned convert
Monday, July 23, 2018      4 comments

I'm just thrilled with all the changes in my body this month. Trying out this Isagenix program has done wonders, and I'm just floored that my skepti... Read more
Broke through a plateau!
Tuesday, July 10, 2018      7 comments

I finally broke through my weight plateau, hooray! My weight had been the same since May but now I'm down a few pounds thanks to a new program I'm trying... Read more
3 more inches down!
Monday, June 25, 2018      6 comments

Well, I took my measurements this morning. While writing them down, I didn't compare them until I sat down to calculate. I thought they were higher ... Read more
13 weeks and 10 lbs later
Friday, May 18, 2018      2 comments

After 13 weeks of trying, I'm proud to say I've officially lost 10 lbs. That's even being on steroids, if you can believe it! I started to turn a corn... Read more
Week 11: Now and then
Sunday, April 29, 2018      0 comments

I got my hair done Friday and was really pleased to see the difference in my face shows on camera (left side) since the last time I got my hair done in e... Read more
In control thanks to planning
Friday, April 20, 2018      4 comments

After allowing myself to grieve Tuesday evening after getting the bad health news, I decided to do some research. I read that even on steroids, some... Read more
Upsetting news
Tuesday, April 17, 2018      2 comments

I've been feeling so good recently, just watching the pounds melt away every few days, my clothes fitting better and even looser, feeling good about my face thinning down. So today's news, a bummer no matter what, is a bummer in the goal achieve... Read more

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