Baby Steps...
Sunday, August 05, 2012      2 comments

My husband and I went grocery shopping today. We made the conscious effort to buy healthier foods for the both of us. We also are making the effort to try new things. Last night, I tried radishes, passion fruit Chobani, garbanzo beans, and ... Read more
They Came from All Sides!
Friday, August 03, 2012      5 comments

The excuses attacked. They surrounded me and pulled me down. I admit it, I gave in. I allowed myself to be taken in by stress, heartache, laziness, and lack of motivation. I have been meaning to come back for so long, but I have been ashamed of ... Read more
Sorry for Being Absent...
Saturday, March 10, 2012      3 comments

So sorry to everyone for not being diligent with my Spark updates. I have been crazy busy with school, personal stuff, and I have been really sick the past two weeks. I went to the doctor today finally, and found that I have had bronchitis, whic... Read more
Friday, February 24, 2012      0 comments

For many of us, spirituality is a big part of our journey. I don't often like to spout off about my beliefs because they are mine, and I don't feel that anyone else should be forced to listen to them. I recently had to watch this video for one o... Read more
I've Been Bad...
Monday, February 20, 2012      3 comments

We all get to that point in our journey where we start to lapse back into our old ways. The past week was like that for me. I didn't eat often enough. I was lazy and didn't exercise outside of my P.E. class. And I ate a lot of fast food. I ... Read more
Toughen Up Girlie!
Thursday, February 16, 2012      1 comments

It was my second real day of P.E. class. I am still sore from Tuesday, and I have a pinched nerve in my shoulder, so I had to take more short breaks. He went a bit easier on us today though because he knew we were sore. Tuesday is gonna be tough... Read more
I Almost Cried...
Tuesday, February 14, 2012      5 comments

Today was our first real day of my P.E. class program. I don't even know how to describe what we did. It was and hour and a half of the most intense circuit training I have ever done in my life. We did scissor jumping jacks, get ups, curl ups, w... Read more
Day 42: My Cat From Hell (video blog)
Thursday, February 09, 2012      1 comments

My day did not start well, and the rest of the next 24 hrs. is going to be difficult, but I am trying to stay positive.... Read more
Pre-Fitness Test...
Thursday, February 09, 2012      2 comments

Today in my P.E. class we had to do a pre-fitness test. We had to sit and reach to see how far we could reach, I only got to #11 on the scale thing, and the lowest number on there is 10. I attribute most of that to my stomach though. As I get th... Read more
A New Semester, A New Set of Challenges...
Wednesday, February 08, 2012      2 comments

Yesterday was a really long day. By the time I got home from school, I had a splitting headache from lack of sleep. From now on though, I should be able to sleep through the night. I usually can't sleep the night before the first day. My P.... Read more
First Day of Class. Not Too Bad...
Tuesday, February 07, 2012      3 comments

I started my classes today. I couldn't sleep at all last night and woke up at 3:30. I tried to go back to sleep, but it was useless. Nevertheless, I managed to get all my stuff together for school this morning, including a full day's meals. Now ... Read more
Early Starts...
Monday, February 06, 2012      1 comments

Since my classes start this week, I figured I should get up early today. I have to get up at 5:30 on school days, so I figured it would be helpful to get up that early every day. I got up at 5:30 this morning and took a 1.5 mile walk. I would ha... Read more
Saturday, February 04, 2012      2 comments

My husband and I are supposed to got to yet another baby shower today, but I am really not feeling up to it. I got no sleep last night, and my classes start on Monday. I would like to enjoy my last two days of my break at home. I don't care to ... Read more
Monday, January 30, 2012      3 comments

When I was young, I was taught that I must forgive others. In church, I was taught that I should not judge others because God is the only judge of humankind, and he forgives the sins of those who repent; and those who enact the most heinous sins... Read more
Day 30: How Do I feel So Far? (video blog)
Saturday, January 28, 2012      7 comments

I reached my 30 day mark, and this is an overview of what I have learned so far and how I feel about my journey at this point.... Read more

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