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Time to start anew
Wednesday, December 31, 2008      2 comments

I weighed in at 194 this morning. This will be my starting weight for 2009. Still aspire to lose 40 pounds. Believe me, I would be thrilled. I ran into a problem during the second half of the year. I stopped logging my weight. Grante... Read more
Thanks to my team leaders
Tuesday, December 30, 2008      2 comments

Today I received a Spark Mail from the leader of the Goonies team, Chunkster63 (John). He wanted the team to know how much he appreciates the leaders. In this post, I would like to thank the leaders of my teams. I especially love the lead... Read more
Happy New Year to All
Monday, December 29, 2008      0 comments

As the year draws to a close, I just want to thank everyone who has helped me on this journey. I hope to be back with more vengeance in 2009. I will post more later this week.... Read more
So how did I do?
Sunday, October 12, 2008      4 comments

Drumroll, please... Not so well. I definitely have the walking under control. I have even added a new goal, which is to average 15,000 steps a day, and I am achieving that. Actually, I think I need to shake up my exercise a little. ... Read more
New Month, (Hopefully) New Me
Wednesday, October 01, 2008      3 comments

Ok, I am going to try some new approaches. If you look at my Spark Page or any messages I post, you will see that I have lost 40 lbs. with SparkPeople. This is true, and I am very proud of it. However, if you peel back the onion a lit... Read more
Doing a Little Better
Sunday, July 27, 2008      5 comments

First of all, I sincerely want to thank everyone who stopped by to wish me a happy birthday, give me a Spark goodie, or comment on my Spark page. It means Soooo much to me. After splurging a little with a couple of birthday celebrations, ... Read more
Happy Birthday to Me
Thursday, July 24, 2008      5 comments

Today is my birthday, and along with the birthday comes a great deal of introspection. My weight loss has stalled, and I really can't call it a "plateau" because I know perfectly well that I have not been as good as I should be. I don't even t... Read more
Saturday, May 31, 2008      4 comments

After creating an entry on 5/15 about how I've lost 40 lbs. and how happy I am with the way things are going, I am suddenly struggling. Emotional eating has gotten the best of me. I got back on track on Thursday (two days ago), but then yester... Read more
I am amazed
Thursday, May 15, 2008      2 comments

I have lost 40 lbs. since starting Spark at the beginning of December, 5 1/2 months ago. My original goal (as suggested by Spark) was to lose 50 lbs. by November 18. I think that was 50 weeks. At the time, I felt that this really was not enou... Read more
Welcoming Myself to the 21st Century
Wednesday, April 30, 2008      2 comments

This is my first blog entry ever!!! Considering that I am a writer by profession (a technical writer, not a novelist), I probably should have done this years ago. I have been tracking my thoughts and progress in my Spark Journal, but I have... Read more

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