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Dust yourself off and try again!

Sunday, September 06, 2015      5 comments

I overate this week. I blame my period but really I have to get control of myself. I had a stressful situation with a customer at my business. Had to get police and a lawyer involved and I ate the hell out of my stress. I feel like a disgust... Read more

Out of the 290's! Need to keep it that way!

Sunday, August 30, 2015      5 comments

So glad to be on course and losing weight. Do I wish it was faster? Of course I do!! But I am changing my life here not running a sprint. This is a marathon! I woke up this morning with my right arm numb, I had slept wrong and it ... Read more

So tired this week - but pressing forward

Thursday, August 27, 2015      0 comments

I am dead on my feet this week. Not sure why, maybe a TOM coming thing or the big drop in temperature or who knows. But I am not letting it bring me to a standstill. I am going to take a good hike tonight after work. I went to bed early last... Read more

Drummed so much today!

Saturday, August 22, 2015      0 comments

I got to participate in a giant drum circle today with the band Tuatha De Dae and the singer Ginger Ackles. We had a blast leading this two hour circle! My hands ache, my arms ache and I have a bruise on my left hand. But the energy and excit... Read more

Cedar Point Survivor!

Tuesday, August 18, 2015      2 comments

We spent the entire day at the park! From Open to Close! I was only turned away from 1 ride! Here is a list of what I was able to ride for other people - Mine Ride Corkscrew Iron Dragon Gemini Magnum XL-200 Mean Streak ... Read more

Cedar point tomorrow - Am I too fat??

Sunday, August 16, 2015      2 comments

I had to work with my daughter's play all this last week. Lost some weight only .2 but it is still down so I will take it. I am going to Cedar point tomorrow and I am terrified that I will not fit on any rides. I am going anyway - time to fac... Read more

Busy busy busy!

Wednesday, July 29, 2015      1 comments

I have been so busy the last few days I have not had time to blog, but this is fine with me, I have worked out like a champ! Monday - After work I got some much needed yard work done. It was hot, but I loved feeling so accomplished. ... Read more

Reunion survived!

Sunday, July 26, 2015      0 comments

I planned my day and worked my plan! I hiked, and swam and did not eat a ton of junk! I did have a diet soda or two but it was after all the food was put away so that I was not tempted to eat the cookies or cakes offered. I had watermelon and... Read more

Today is our family reunion and I am terrified

Saturday, July 25, 2015      6 comments

Today is the Repine Reunion. It is an annual tradition in my husband's family for more years than he and I have been alive much less married. It is also a lot of food. I am so concerned that I am going to blow it. I have a plan in place for ... Read more

Even in the dark - you gotta work!

Wednesday, July 15, 2015      1 comments

Was dark when I got to the park tonight, still got out the car, hosed down with bug spray and went for a walk!... Read more

So stress eating and I know each other well

Tuesday, July 14, 2015      1 comments

I am going to go with maybe we know each other too well. I have a friend who lost their mom this weekend. He is a terrific guy and his mom was a sweet and wonderful lady. She died suddenly and it was devastating. I have eaten my way through ... Read more

Movin on and movin forward

Sunday, July 12, 2015      1 comments

So have you ever looked around a room and realized that you were not where you should be? I did that today - virtually. I looked around and realized that I was not where I should be and needed to make a change. I have nothing but warm wishes ... Read more

So it is three more weeks of this boot

Tuesday, May 12, 2015      2 comments

I am in a lovely boot for the next three weeks on my left foot. I am guilty of stress eating for the last few days. I am in the middle of wrapping up our IRS audit and then get this injury on top of that is just not what I need in my life righ... Read more

21 years and counting

Thursday, April 30, 2015      3 comments

Happy to say that today marks 21 years with my hubby. I could not ask for a better partner and best friend than the man I married! I love him more each day! ... Read more

So the odds are against me, but...

Wednesday, April 22, 2015      5 comments

I read an article in Prevention Magazine yesterday that had a very depressing statistic.
ight-loss-gastric-bypass-surgery This is a quote from the article : ... Read more

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