Vacation is over, time to stop slacking!
Thursday, October 09, 2008      2 comments

Today is the day I am going to stop slacking and get back on track! My husband and I went on a wonderful vacation, a cruise to the Bahamas. We had more fun than we could imagine. I had heard that the average person gains two pounds+ per da... Read more
Why did I think I was fat?
Thursday, September 11, 2008      1 comments

I came across this picture of me the other day and decided to scan it onto my computer. This picture brings up very mixed emotions for me. It was taken in the summer of 2001 as I was recovering from anorexia. I had gained about 15 pounds and if ... Read more
Just for my friend ERIN1022
Thursday, August 28, 2008      1 comments

Erin, I wanted to SHOW you what I mean about sizes being off. I wish I had a size 12 to show you but I don't so I'll give you an example with a size 14. These are brand new size 14 Old Navy Trouser Jeans (super in-style right now, lol) I bo... Read more
Getting Back On Track In July!
Tuesday, July 01, 2008      2 comments

Whew, the move is finally over and now my husband and I can stop stressing and slowly unpack everything. I was part of a challenge in June and my goal was to lose 4 pounds, well......I lost one and then with all the chaos during the month, I ser... Read more
Feeling stressed....
Thursday, June 19, 2008      4 comments

So I am feeling a bit stressed, overwhelmed and guilty. My husband and I are moving this weekend and for the past week I have been soooooo busy packing that I have not found much time to workout other than my walking dates with my friend Issa. ... Read more
Don't Compare Yourself To Others.
Friday, June 13, 2008      5 comments

So I have been browsing through a few of my friends Sparkpages today and came across several that said something like, "I want to be a size 14 because I am a size 24 now." And what I say to that is, THAT IS AN AWESOME GOAL! You should never com... Read more
Monday, June 09, 2008      2 comments

I am feeling great today. I bought a brand new pair of Banana Republic jeans in a size 8 and they are a perfect fit!!! Also, I tried on my wedding dress a few days ago (I got married in 2005) and it is a size 10 and it is loose on me now. ... Read more
24 pounds smaller and $75.00 bucks richer!
Tuesday, June 03, 2008      4 comments

On Jan. 2nd 2008 my sister-in-law, brother-in-law, husband and I started our own "Biggest Losers" challenge for 6 months. We all threw $25.00 into the pot for whoever lost the most weight by percentage of body weight lost. I am happy to rep... Read more
Current Measurements
Monday, June 02, 2008      0 comments

Just posting this for my reference. As part of a team challenge I am posting my measurements for June 1st and will post my progress after the challenge is over. Start Weight: 144 pounds Wasit: 30.25 inches Hips: 40.25 inches Bust: 38 ... Read more
Goals for June
Saturday, May 31, 2008      3 comments

So I tried to blog yesterday, spent like an hour writing and it was a funny one too, well my computer went wacky and I couldn't get it back, I was so bummed! Anyhow, I don't have time for a long blog right now but I just wanted to write dow... Read more
Jumping back on the exercise wagon!
Monday, May 19, 2008      2 comments

I DID IT, I DID IT! After 10 days off from exercising due to my kidney stone fiasco, I got on my air bike and did 30 minutes! It took basically kicking myself in the arse to get on that dumb machine but I did it and I feel like a weight has been... Read more
Food Addiction~Does it exist?
Saturday, May 17, 2008      7 comments

This is a recent topic that was brought up on my Sparkteam (S.K.I.T.T.) and I thought I would share my story here on my blog too for others to read. TOPIC: I am interested in your thoughts about food addiction. Do you believe it exists? ... Read more
Losing Inches
Tuesday, May 06, 2008      4 comments

I wish that I had been tracking more body parts for inches lost all along but I didn't really think about it until on of my Sparkteam's kinda encouraged me to do it. I have no idea what my upper arm measurment or thigh was to begin with but I'm ... Read more
The 20 Pound Visual
Sunday, May 04, 2008      2 comments

These pictures are slightly embarassing but I just wanted to share my progress to date. (sorry I'm in my under-roos.....I don't have a swimsuit at the moment) The first picture was taken the first week of January and I weighed 168 pounds. ... Read more
Going to make blogging a new goal!
Sunday, May 04, 2008      2 comments

I've been thinking of starting to blog for some time now but because I've been a Sparkie for such a long time now, I just never knew where to start! I guess I will start by saying that I absolutely love being a Spark member. I have found th... Read more