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    REEDWEEB   31,432
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I have let everyone down, including myself

Monday, February 23, 2015      8 comments

Last week I did so well and lost weight. I received so much positive feedback, only to eat my emotions yesterday. Negated all my positive advances. emoticonRead more


Monday, January 12, 2015      3 comments

I have been away from Spark People for about a month. WHY? I was off work over the holidays and I have found that, although it's nice to not to have to go to work for a few days, but I really got out of sync. As I am writing this, I am trying ... Read more

80 miles of swimming

Wednesday, November 05, 2014      5 comments

I officially hit 80 miles of swimming today. Whoo Hoo! On my way to 100 for the year. It's getting closer! emoticonRead more

Feeling better and back to swimming

Thursday, October 02, 2014      3 comments

I had my final Dr appointment and he told me to resume activities, just ease into them. I did go back to my swimming yesterday. I wasn't sure how that was going to feel, but it was ok. I did the crawl and went slower than normal, just kind of... Read more

Reaped my Reward

Wednesday, October 01, 2014      4 comments

My Spark Friend and I finally enjoyed our reward to finally meet each other. She is from KY and I am from WI. We met in St Louis for a weekend of fun. Read more

Unexpected Surgery - Sept 4

Wednesday, September 24, 2014      11 comments

All was going good in the morning, I knew I couldn't swim, the pool was closed. I went home to see if there was a message about my wedding rings being done, so I ate some fresh... Read more

Tough going

Monday, August 25, 2014      6 comments

I want to reach out today for some support. I have been in a bad frame of mind for about a week now. I thought I'd snap out of it, but this weekend was a total blow out. No exercise (I'm using the excuse it was too hot). I was conscientious ... Read more

Must have been my lucky leopard underwear!

Monday, August 11, 2014      10 comments

Today was weigh in day for my 6 month bet to lose 10% of my weight! I did it with .8 lbs to spare! I was very happy I made it. It was a hard last month. When I got to work today, I was also told I won 4 hrs of vacation for contributing to th... Read more

Others don't have to, but I do

Friday, August 01, 2014      6 comments

I had to remind myself today that swimming on my lunch hours is something "I" need to succeed. Sometimes I get caught up seeing others going out for lunch and taking the day off. I know I can do those things too, but right now, to succeed, I n... Read more

It is official!

Thursday, July 31, 2014      9 comments

Today I lost enough weight to remove myself from the Obese category!!! I am officially "over" weight. It's a process. One that I love doing! emoticonRead more

I really liked this, so I am sharing

Wednesday, July 30, 2014      5 comments

When you get what you want in your struggle for self And the world makes you queen for a day, Just go to a mirror and look at yourself, And see what that girl has... Read more

I'm doing it again

Monday, July 28, 2014      6 comments

Why is it that when someone compliments me for losing weight, looking so much better, I head straight for food. I start eating everything and anything. It's like my head can't handle the compliment and says "eat a bag of candy" or "eat the who... Read more


Friday, July 18, 2014      4 comments

I am in a 6 month bet to lose 10% of my weight. I currently just passed the 5 month mark, on track. I am doing this bet with a Spark Friend, whom I've never met, but email daily. Once the 6 month weigh in is done, OUR reward is to meet each ot... Read more

Feeling out of sorts today

Wednesday, July 16, 2014      2 comments

You know when you have a "different" kind of feeling, like you or something isn't quite right. I feel that way today. I feel ok, have been exercising and eating really good, but something seems to make me kind of on edge today. Maybe it's all... Read more

Going to be that kind of day

Wednesday, July 09, 2014      8 comments

I am finding out that if you spill 1/2 of your weight loss shake, you will consume only half the calories! emoticon... Read more

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