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Back on Track
Thursday, April 12, 2018      5 comments

A few months ago, I thought I was ready to get on track and then my family got hit hard. My husband was diagnosed with Stage IV throat cancer. He has successfully made it through his treatments and we are getting back on track again. We won't kn... Read more
Wiping the slate clean
Thursday, December 14, 2017      6 comments

Okay so I just deleted a bunch of my old blog posts because I realized every time I posted it was months or even more than a year apart and it was always another day one and starting over again. Well here's another one and I have small goals thi... Read more
I really hope this counts as exercise
Monday, December 16, 2013      6 comments

I really hope this counts as exercise, because it is the easiest exercise to fit in during the holidays! January 1st always seems so cliche to get started, but it makes... Read more
Random thoughts about my journey
Friday, June 14, 2013      4 comments

I have struggled many days to get myself off the couch and I'm still just trying to find that balance and confidence that allows me to get out and do things that I enjoy. This summer I am headed back to my hometown to visit family for 6 weeks! ... Read more
Yeah, I had some chocolate today
Sunday, March 31, 2013      7 comments

Yeah, I had some chocolate today. But............. definitely less than any Easter ever. And this is progress and it is good. Moderation my friends. It's good to know what balance feels like. ... Read more
Off to the Races!
Thursday, March 28, 2013      8 comments

I started this week in sort of a slump. Avoiding excercise at every turn. That is until I made concrete goals. (Encouraged by Triniity1, one of my accountability partners, woot woot). ... Read more
Weight Loss Week 1
Sunday, March 24, 2013      8 comments

This was my first week on SparkPeople and I feel I have pretty much been married to this site all week. I have been inspired and educated by so many of the stories here. I never could have imagined the outpouring of support I have received in ... Read more
Debunking the If onlys.....................
Wednesday, March 20, 2013      12 comments

For years I dreamed in my mind about the things that I could accomplish if only............I opened my eyes today and realized that many of the excuses I told myself were just exactly that..Excuses. It's time for me to look around with an attit... Read more