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I don't even care!

Thursday, April 17, 2014

I bought a new pair of shoes for Easter that are not really ideal for the dress I have but frankly, I don't care! They are sassy and hot! Well, as hot as I can get! I don't have feet. I have more like what you would call hooves! They are short short short! Yet wide as a linebackers foot. Let's just say, my mom always says just throw the shoes aside and wear the box Kim! Sad. But true! So on the rare occasion I find a shoe that fits me that doesn't have Big Bird on the side of it, I jump on it! The pick I have of them are pre-pedi. Which is coming TOMORROW!! I can't wait! But here they are! woo hoo! Now, here they are on my foot! I don't plan on wearing my fitbit on my ankle at Easter though! HA!HA!
I will try to get a better picture with the pedi!! Daughter and I are going tomorrow as soon as she gets out of school and before her soccer practice! I hope she covers those toes up good before she goes kicking that ball!
Have a Thriving Thursday all!

  


Easter Shopping........

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Hubs and I went looking for some new slacks for him to wear for Easter. I gave up trying to dress him early on in the marriage. I have VERY few talents but one thing I am very very good at is dressing a man! I can make a hobo look like the cover of a GQ magazine. Hubs has way too many, I will say "issues" to let me try to dress him up all sharp so I have decided to pick my battles and let him do what he will. Meanwhile, I decide to check out the sales in dresses. I take 2 to the dressing room. 2 strikes. Back to the drawing board, next I grabbed 3. 3 strikes. Desperation is beginning to set in.......finally I find what I am looking for!!! My best friend!! There is was! Good old Clearance rack! woo hoo!! I grab 3 more off the rack, left me with one possible and another probably. I did not come prepared to try them on so I knew I needed to get them home and put them on with the right stuff and see what will work for me. So.......I bought them both. Here they are and the other one More than likely it will be the darker on. The red one was a tad bit too snug for me in the tummy still but I would say 10 pounds from now it is good to go and I can always wear it to church. Because 19.99, I am more than likely going to keep it!
Hope your week is going great!

  
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WAY2GOCAT 4/17/2014 1:13AM

    Love the black one. We used to shop for new Easter dresses each year when I was a child. I miss that

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SHELLS514 4/16/2014 11:20PM

    Very pretty! I usually go with skirts and tops rather than dresses; it just works better for my shape. Yes, we need pics of you in your new dresses!

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GLAMNGLOWDIVA 4/16/2014 10:58PM

    Nice dresses there. It's so much fun dressing a man, especially when it's your own and he let's you.

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GENRE009 4/16/2014 10:56PM

    Great finds! I'd keep both of them at that price too. I feel like I will probably look like spring time, wearing a dress I bought last year but never wore. it's long, yellow with a lot of little flowers on it, very lacy. Very feminine. eva

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1CRAZYDOG 4/16/2014 9:25PM

  They are really pretty!

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JESS0107 4/16/2014 11:20AM

    That's right, keep it because you are going strong!! Both of them are very beautiful!!

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WHYNOTJ1 4/16/2014 10:53AM

    Awesome finds!

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AVANELL 4/16/2014 10:05AM

    I'm sure you will look beautiful in whichever one you choose!! Enjoy!

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NUTRON3 4/16/2014 9:15AM

    I like the dark one!

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LOFLLAMA 4/16/2014 5:07AM

    Nice dresses! Let's see YOU in them!

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ARNETTELEE 4/16/2014 4:36AM

  Nice going!

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my 600 pound life

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

I never watch tv and tonight I caught this show on. Wow. I found myself really rooting for them, seeing where their challenges are, seeing their denial, it was hard to watch but great to see that they got fed up enough to make a difference!
I was very surprised because no where did I see that they "tracked" their food. I personally feel it is vital. We really lose touch when we think we are not eating THAT much yet it ends up being 3000+ calories a day for some of them. wow!

Well, have a terrific Tuesday all!

  
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GLAMNGLOWDIVA 4/16/2014 10:55PM

    I've seen that show it can be very eye opening.

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1CRAZYDOG 4/15/2014 5:51PM

  My visual measurements of portion size are generally way over what is appropriate, so weigh, measure, portion control for me too, and tracking it all.

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SHELLS514 4/15/2014 1:06PM

    I watch that show all the time; I feel so bad for them but most of them in the end do quite well. Tracking is truly the key to continued success on this journey.

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LIZSPRINGSTEEN 4/15/2014 12:06PM

    I never even knew such a show existed!

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WHYTEBROWN 4/15/2014 11:35AM

    Tracking IS so important Kim. No matter how bothersome it may seem sometimes we've got to do it!! emoticon emoticon

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JESS0107 4/15/2014 10:07AM

    I watch that show too and it is very encouraging for me to know that if they can do it, then I can do it!! I tend to root for them as well!! I wish they would do a follow up show so we can see what they look like now.

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NUTRON3 4/15/2014 8:33AM

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ZUMBAOBSESSED 4/15/2014 7:05AM

    yep! tracking has changed my life. I have never been able to keep weight off before. The missing link was the tracking.

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SINGINGLADY47 4/15/2014 5:44AM

    I believe that it (tracking) is an eye-opener for us. I know, I was shocked to see what I was eating. It keeps you accountable. A vital tool for everyone trying to lose and maintain their healthy weight. I hope you have a fantastic day. God bless. Judy emoticon

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LOFLLAMA 4/15/2014 4:45AM

    You know I don't track anymore, BUT I did learn some very HUGE things like I was putting a 1/2 CUP of creamer in my coffee...NOT 2 Tbls!!! I had no idea how bad I 'eye' measured stuff!!!

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ONECALMMOM 4/15/2014 3:38AM

  Some of those show have pre structured meal plans. Tracking is such a valuable tool. Being aware helps a lot.

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quiet rainy night

Sunday, April 13, 2014

nothing much to blog about. Having a quiet lazy evening at home tonight!
Daughter and I watched Legally Blonde. LOVE that movie. I could watch it over and over and over again!

When I grow up I want to be just like Elle! Brilliant and Beautiful and fashionably fun! A girl can dream!

Have a beautiful evening all

  
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IGNITEME101 4/14/2014 11:59PM

    Your new photo image is cute but I almost didn't recognize you as 'my Kim'!! Legally Blonde eh? lol You go, girl!

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GLAMNGLOWDIVA 4/14/2014 11:53PM

    I haven't seen that movie in awhile, it's so good.

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PROUDNM1987 4/14/2014 7:54PM

    I love that movie too...I love Bruiser..Lol

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SHELLS514 4/14/2014 8:55AM

    She is so adorable; that is a fun movie; haven't see it in years!


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PUDDLE13 4/14/2014 1:59AM

    That's a good movie - I may just have to watch it again now!

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LIZSPRINGSTEEN 4/13/2014 11:31PM

    Great movie!

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GENRE009 4/13/2014 10:31PM

    I thought that movie was cute too! eva

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1CRAZYDOG 4/13/2014 9:28PM

  That is a cute movie!

We had storms early on this morning, and it's raining again now, but nothing serious this time. Early this morning, though, it was heavy rain, lightening/thunder, wind and hail. UGh

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steppin it up

Saturday, April 12, 2014

yesterday set a new record for me! 28484 steps. I was movin'and groovin' Today I am past 15,000 but dont see me breaking my new record again any time soon.
Did some shopping. Went to Arby's for lunch. Had the plain turkey sandwich and no cheese and a side salad! Really proud of that!
I am really incorporating this into my everyday life and that feels great!

Have a great weekend all!

  
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PROUDNM1987 4/13/2014 2:18PM

    WOW!!! I don't know how you do anything else with all that stepping goin on!! Lol!! That is awesome!! But do not count on me ever getting caught up to you!! emoticon

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GLAMNGLOWDIVA 4/13/2014 1:32AM

    That is awesome!!! Great job!

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SEVERINA418 4/12/2014 9:15PM

    Great job, Kim! I'm going to come to you when I'm ready for a drill sergeant in my life, haha! Seriously, you're doing wonderfully!

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1CRAZYDOG 4/12/2014 8:59PM

  Awesome!

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IGNITEME101 4/12/2014 8:10PM

    That's so awesome! Some people don't get that many steps in a month, I bet! wow

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