BLC 23 - 0.3 Tales of Mealtime Woe
I never considered myself one of those folks who's merely working for the weekend. But, my fellow sparkers, it's been a LOOOONNNNNGGG week and my TGIFing is in full effect. Worked from home again today and this work blindness has to break some... Read more
BLC 23 - Streaking - Day 2 Takeout Free
For the last few months, I've toyed with the idea of limiting / eliminating the various meat in my diet. Some days, it's easier than others.
Today, I worked from home. While this sounds like the perfect situation for healthy eating, I g... Read more
BLC23 Pre-Gaming - Let's Get Groovy!
So I'm just a bundle of anticipation - BLC 23 kicks off next week. Woo-to-the-hoo! Let's Go Geckos! This time last year, I discovered BLC 20 and the rest as they say was history. With the support of the Scarlet Starlets I dropped 15lbs in 12... Read more
Dear Mini-Ree. It's all good. Love, Future Ree
Greetings from 2013! Good news – everything turns out okay. Right now life seems pretty bleak. Most of the folks at your high school will barely graduate, much less go to college. No worries for you on that score. Just... Read more
Set it and forget it!
Have you ever really looked at a whole, raw chicken? You can so easily imagine it scurrying around the farmyard. If you look closely at the skin, you can even see where the feathers have been plucked out (some even have feather remnants! Eeep!... Read more
Dear Extra Pounds, We need to talk!
Dear excess pounds, it's been fun. Over the years we've had some highs and lows. Do you remember that AMAZING buffet with the sweet potato rolls and honey butter? Or our 3am trips to the diner for the lumberjack special? And let's not forge... Read more
Twas the night before BLC-21...
And all through the house, Little Ree was stirring and dashing about! I can't believe BLC-21 kicks off bright and early tomorrow morning with the first weigh-in. Last round was such a success for me, that I admit to a slight nervousness this r... Read more
BLC 20 – 6.4 Show and Tell, The 6-Week Results Episode (Part I)
I sometimes find just the thought of blogging a bit overwhelming. My mind whirs with fears, joys, expectations and the like. How could my fingers possibly keep up my speed of thought? What will the world have to say in judgment or is it worse... Read more
BLC 20 - 3.3 - 160 (not 1) is the Magic Number!
Just recently stumbled across this great blogging challenge idea. TanyaP71 outlines 30 questions you can answer daily. Some of the questions are truly thought provoking. As this BLC challenge progresses, I will periodically answer a few of th... Read more
BLC 20 - 1.6 Wheeeeeeeeeeeel Pose!
Here on SparkPeople I read so many inspiring posts on non-scale victories! And today, it thrills me to share on of my own.
On day 14 of my 30 Day yoga challenge, I proceeded to my evening yoga class. Since its a holiday, the class was qui... Read more
BLC 20 - 1.5 12-Week Plan to Achieve Paparazzi Ready Figure!
My exciting methods to reveal my inner starlet by December:
- Kickstart my journey by following the 16 Day Fab Uplift Detox (from Meghan Telpner of Making Love in the Kitchen). This is a whole foods detox, where you gradua... Read more
BLC 20 - 1.2 Emotional Funk Relief
Tricky Thursday - BLC #20 - Week 1, Day 2
Why do you exercise? Do you ever wonder if all that working out is working for you?
Why do I exercise? Well, right now, it's because I made a commitment. ... Read more
BLC 20 - 1.1 - Reflection Day
Reflection Wednesday - BLC #20 - Week 1, Day 1
This past week has been tough. Every single day, my total calories far exceeded my expected range. Even with daily exercise (75-90min of yoga), it is clear that I have been overeating by quite a... Read more
Who says yoga isn't a workout?!?
I'm currently in recovery mode. I'm on Day 6 of my 30-Day Yoga Challenge. And I think I've been fooling myself this past month as to how much I've been working out.
Last month, I started taking yoga again - attending the 90-minute Basics... Read more
BLC 20 - 12 Week Goals
I am super excited about the upcoming Biggest Loser Challenge #20!!! Though I've never watched the show, I love the idea of a competition. I know it will be a lot of work and I'm looking forward to the challenge!
Over the next twelve we... Read more