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Holiday Tips and Tricks
11/19/2013 4:47:13 AM,
We've started off a season of food galore! It's everywhere, and it is tempting, yummy, and full of memories and emotions. If youíre an emotional eater...
One Day at a Time
11/18/2013 11:43:18 AM,
Hey y'all, just thought I'd check in briefly.
Day 6 today, no sweets. By sweets, I mean: chocolate, brownies, candy, cookies, ice cream, scones,...
Day 717- Beating the Weekend
11/18/2013 8:35:35 AM,
As you probably know, I went home this weekend. Being at 176.4, I was extremely nervous. I'm 99 pounds down, and so close to 100 pounds down as well a...
Amazing and Motivational Stunt (1-Minute Video)
11/17/2013 9:30:36 PM,
This is an incredible 1-minute video. Here are a few things I love about it:
First, it's so incredibly well done that it's motivating to be able...
Any sign of pre-historical times?
11/17/2013 3:36:58 PM,
Hello dear Sparkfriends!
I wasnít too sure I would have time to go on a hike today as I had some English friends staying for the weekend.
Back To Basics, Cute Boots & "Curvy Skinny Jeans"...
11/17/2013 3:09:21 AM,
It has been no secret that I have been struggling lately. It is amazing how time can fly when you are off track. I told my friend a couple days...
When the Bullied Becomes the Bully
11/16/2013 10:22:50 AM,
A good friend of mine, who's an accomplished university professor, was visiting me a few months ago when she told me an unsettling story. She's been t...
Bad Things Happen ... but,
11/15/2013 5:17:14 AM,
I was in the process of my morning jog this morning and I heard this commercial ...
"Bad things can't stop us from making our lives good ....
Being off track is terrifyingly difficult!
11/15/2013 3:12:03 AM,
I fell off the wagon.
With my eating that is.
I took the wrong path and messed up most of the healthy habits I had fought for years to estab...
11/14/2013 4:17:34 PM,
Sometimes we need to remind ourselves of how wonderful we are !
Sometimes one has to talk to themselves to encourage and pus...
11/14/2013 5:48:24 AM,
Noted author, minister, and counselor Hugh Prather once said, "I sometimes react to making a mistake as if I have betrayed myself. My fear of ma...
11/13/2013 6:31:37 PM,
The best measure of a person's honesty isn't his income tax return. It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale.
~ Arthur C. Clarke
How casting the rebel as my teenage self HELPED
11/6/2013 7:19:33 AM,
Once upon a time, I was 16, and I cleaned my room. Sounds simple, no?
But then my mu-thur (much as I love her, and much as I'm turning into her)...
It is a pleasure
10/27/2013 9:13:12 AM,
It is such a pleasure to be part of Sparkpeople. It is mind blowing to me that a site like this, A LIFE CHANGING site, would be free of charge. I am s...
Contemplating Breaking My Streak (with video this time)
10/21/2013 9:28:51 PM,
Okay, I'll try posting this again and see if the video comes through this time... Sparkgremlins at work?
Yes, you read that correctly, Iím contem...
What's Your Desperation Point?
10/12/2013 2:41:43 PM,
What's your desperation point? Over the last few months I have watched the numbers on my scale climb. As I had done before, I reached a milestone goal...
Blood, sweat & tears.
10/6/2013 7:50:20 AM,
The struggle to a healthy lifestyle from a not-so-healthy one requires a lot of work. The road is never easy & there is so much to learn along...