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2016 Recap... and Newfound Motivation for the New Year...
Thursday, January 12, 2017      5 comments

2016... oh how to describe this past year... exciting... frustrating... motivating... defeating... and that doesn't even do it justice... This ... Read more
Challenge Week #4 Recap...
Thursday, February 18, 2016      3 comments

As I reach the halfway point of my current challenge, I found that the above image really resonated w/ me... so far I continue to have a good challe... Read more
Challenge Week #3 Recap...
Thursday, February 11, 2016      4 comments

As promised in my Week #2 recap, this one will be a short one since it's only been a couple days... This week was much better... after starting... Read more
Challenge Week #2 Recap...
Sunday, February 07, 2016      4 comments

So this blog is a little late, as I had some issues w/ internet access the last couple of days... but better late than never, right? So due to ... Read more
Challenge Week #1 Recap...
Thursday, January 28, 2016      8 comments

So my first week of this new challenge was a success, and I will be happy about that... but as I am always my own worst critic, I also know that it ... Read more
New Challenge Goals...
Thursday, January 21, 2016      5 comments

This week starts my first challenge of this year... and of course, w/ a new challenge comes new goals... This is my 3rd challenge in this forma... Read more
2015 Has Been One Helluva Year...
Sunday, January 03, 2016      5 comments

(DISCLAIMER: this is a long post, which I apologize for, but it does have a message at the end, if you're willing to read all the way through...) This year has been ANYTHING other than "my year"... I started out the year w/ the best of ... Read more
New Month... New Challenge... New Motivation...
Monday, August 31, 2015      3 comments

I can't count the number of times that I have started this journey and ended up giving up... not failing, I refuse to call it failing, cuz you only ... Read more
2nd Verse - Same as the 1st (or 3rd... or 4th... or 5th... you get the picture)
Tuesday, June 09, 2015      6 comments

I feel like this picture pretty much sums up my weight loss battle... I'm that classic gung-ho NY's resolution maker, who signs up for whateve... Read more
BL 2015 "Spring Into Shape" Challenge... Pre-week Challenge Letter
Tuesday, March 03, 2015      11 comments

So as part of our "pre-challenge" activities, I am supposed to write a letter to myself about my goals for the challenge, as well as how I plan to achieve those goals. So, here goes... Dear Self, This challenge will lead me up to ... Read more
Attn: Fellow Nascar Fans... it's almost race time again...
Friday, February 06, 2015      6 comments

Hey there ya'll... a new Nascar season is upon us... I've had the pleasure of helping to run a "Pick Five" game throughout the Nascar season for the past 4 years, and it's been going on even longer than that. It's a great way to interact ... Read more
"Decluttering" Challenge...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014      6 comments

So this week as part of the Biggest Loser Challenge that i'm participating in, we were given a "mini-challenge" to DECLUTTER OUR INNER SPACE... The challenge included several daily activities, including: - taking 15 minutes to breathe & m... Read more
Happy Sparkversary to me...
Sunday, December 14, 2014      7 comments

Wow... 6 years... where has the time gone??? It's hard for me to believe that I have had SP in my life for that long! Even though I haven't reached my goals in that ... Read more
Time to start anew... (& 2014 recap)
Monday, December 08, 2014      8 comments

So the last couple of months have been a rough one for me... not only emotionally, but even more so on the scale. As I posted in my August blog, I had been on a roller coaster ride for the first 7 months of year... well, that coaster derailed, ... Read more
The Ultimate Roller Coaster Ride...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014      14 comments

I think this picture is a perfect example of what my weight loss journey has been like (& many others that I know of as well)... an unending roller coaster filled w/ ups & ... Read more

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