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Day 341: A final decision
Saturday, June 16, 2018      14 comments

I've been kicking this idea around for a few weeks now, but after careful consideration, I've decided I'm giving up all after dinner snacks 6 out of 7 days a week, beginning today. Simply put, they've gotten out of control. Even though I'm eatin... Read more
Day 340: Choices... they matter.
Friday, June 15, 2018      8 comments

It's been ten days since I've last blogged... I've had a rough go the past few days. Weight increases, health issues, exhaustion... just tough. I've started feeling "super fat" again. Seeing my reflection and thinking, "I'm really not losin... Read more
Day 330 Check in
Tuesday, June 05, 2018      15 comments

Another 30 days have passed. Another 6.3 lbs gone. I feel like I'm forging forward. I've upped my step count, I'm keeping up with my mileage, and I d... Read more
Day 327: Looking Ahead
Saturday, June 02, 2018      6 comments

One of the few benefits of being a teacher is having summers off. I'm looking forward to my summer. I will be involved with three challenges, and I'm planning on continuing to push myself on my journey. So, I have started to get up earlier,... Read more
One Choice at a Time
Friday, June 01, 2018      11 comments

I can't begin to tell you the number of times I tried to lose weight. I've honestly lost count. I know that each time I tried, I swore it would be the last, but it never was. Each weight loss attempt became more taxing than the previous. Part of... Read more
May Stats
Thursday, May 31, 2018      12 comments

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Day 324: 0.1 lbs from goal for 5% Spring Challenge
Wednesday, May 30, 2018      17 comments

So my last blog was featured... yeah! Thank you to everyone who voted for me! I'm touched. I just wrote what I was feeling inside. It's awesome to have a great support system here at Spark. I weighed in this morning for BLC 37, and lost 3.2... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Day 322: Reflections
Monday, May 28, 2018      47 comments

Reflection: The definition is serious thought or consideration. I am using this blog to reflect on my past 322 days that I have decided to put myself first, despite anything else. Because I know that if I don't put myself first, nobody... Read more
Day 321: Vision Board
Sunday, May 27, 2018      21 comments

I finally made one!! Once I figured out all my technological problems... lol I'm setting this as my background on my computer. It really is motivating. ... Read more
Day 320: Halfway there
Saturday, May 26, 2018      12 comments

When I started this journey 320 days ago, I calculated I had to lose 150 pounds. It was a bit overwhelming, but I knew I had to change something. At... Read more
Thanking Myself: Day 7 (5-19-18)
Saturday, May 19, 2018      13 comments

Today, I thank myself for creating my action plan for success. Thanks, self.... Read more
Day 313: Time to Take Some Action
Saturday, May 19, 2018      8 comments

I have a short term goal. I want to lose 4 lbs in 2 weeks. I know this is doable. I know that it is more than possible. I know I can do it. ... Read more
Thanking Myself, Day 6 (5-18-18)
Friday, May 18, 2018      2 comments

Today, I thank myself for adding more mileage to my nightly walk. Up to 70 minute walk nightly. Thanks, self.... Read more
Thanking Myself, Day 5 (5-17-18)
Thursday, May 17, 2018      4 comments

I thank myself for holding my tongue today. Also had to remember not to compare myself to others. Thanks, self.... Read more
Day 310: What Does Occasional Mean?
Wednesday, May 16, 2018      14 comments

This crossed my mind today, mostly because my weigh in did not go well this morning. My botched weigh in caused me to think about this. Ask myself, "Are ... Read more

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