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  • This I Believe

    9/30/2014 10:09:46 AM, by SO_WORTH_IT

    One of my favorite books is called "This I Believe". It's a book of short entries about various things people find important. I just got ... Read more

  • Sept. Doctor's Appointment

    9/30/2014 9:46:18 AM, by SCULLY722

    Yesterday's doctor's appointment went like this: Me: "I know I haven't followed the plan to the letter lately, and this is about the point ... Read more

  • A good day

    9/30/2014 9:29:20 AM, by MAMABEAR372

    Good morning! I got a nice surprise today when I stepped on the scale. 196.6 lbs! I was shocked! I thought it would be higher since I haven't... Read more

  • Another day.

    9/30/2014 8:57:40 AM, by ZCTMMOM1

    Sometimes, we can't see past the problems...that is today. So, one HOUR at a time, I am going to get thru this. One HOUR at a time I am going to ... Read more

  • 9/30/14

    9/30/2014 8:33:08 AM, by AZMOMXTWO

    have a good day... Read more

  • Some Advice from my Friend

    9/30/2014 8:25:01 AM, by RIDMYCOCOON

    Sometimes the hardest part of the journey is simply believing youíre worthy of the trip Read more

  • Kids are back.....

    9/30/2014 8:09:14 AM, by HMBROWN1

    So, my daughter and her husband moved back in with us. It is crowded and we are used to being on our own, so not sure how it will go. One bonus... Read more

  • 7 Days Pepsi Free

    9/30/2014 8:02:13 AM, by MCLYMORE

    So I set out to accomplish a goal to go without my most favorite beverage in the world; Pepsi for seven long days. Well Iím happy to share... Read more

  • Fun playing in my closet

    9/30/2014 7:42:50 AM, by DTHOR6

    I had so much fun playing in my closets last night. It's amazing the "skinny" me clothes I have kept. Like an outfit from when I was in the 8th g... Read more

  • First Day at Work

    9/30/2014 5:38:08 AM, by MONARCH17

    First day following my meal plan at work. Was tired and got shaky around 10:30. I came home and fixed my veggie burger. I ate in front of the ... Read more

  • Blog 5

    9/30/2014 2:30:15 AM, by KELLYD625

    Money ... makes the world go round. So I sat down to budget today. This is normally the worst part of my month. It's when I find out how broke... Read more

  • dad called after 15 months

    9/30/2014 1:01:02 AM, by FENWAYGIRL18

    so I was about to text my hubby when my dads picture filled the phone and I thought OMG did I dial him by mistake and then I realized he was call... Read more

  • First Steps

    9/29/2014 11:39:15 PM, by CURVYGAL_70

    I've just begun my journey. I am estimating this process to take about 2 years. I am beginning this attempt the first week of September 2014. I'm... Read more

  • Accept Me As I Am...

    9/29/2014 11:05:23 PM, by KRYSSCOTT

    This is a continuation of blogs %$*! is about to get real & Roller Coaster Ride to Hockey Sticks. I share this with you not for your apologies... Read more

  • Project 45.....Day 1....a cinnamon kind of day!

    9/29/2014 10:38:10 PM, by KAMMYJO3

    Well today was officially Day 1 of Project 45. It was an ok day filled with tons of water! I received an infusion pitcher for my birthday. Las... Read more

  • Monday

    9/29/2014 10:21:14 PM, by MAMABEAR372

    Wow, did so much today. Lots of running around trying to help my son get ready to move into his first apartment in a couple days. I forced myse... Read more

  • Still losing...

    9/29/2014 8:52:47 PM, by LILITHD

    Barely over three weeks and I've lost 12 lbs so far. Better than that, I've lost 3 inches around my waist! I can fit into my jeans again! I'm lik... Read more

  • Day 76 of 135 - A Hike with my son and feeling like an explorer

    9/29/2014 7:01:24 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    So for two years I have been coming to this field with my older son while he practices flag football. Sometimes I would go run errands or go to d... Read more

  • do you take a break sometimes?

    9/29/2014 6:47:55 PM, by SOFT_VAL67

    I didnt work out today. As the evening wears on, I am beginning to feel a little guilty over this. There are always going to be days when f... Read more

  • A great weekend!

    9/29/2014 4:01:57 PM, by SAABSTORY

    Well back from the weekend. At least next weekend will be a long one. Taking a vacation day on Monday. Yay! Nothing really planned, just the ... Read more

  • How you see yourself vs. how others see you....

    9/29/2014 3:23:04 PM, by BELLASMOM8

    Had the day off today w/my hubby to celebrate our wedding anniversary so of coarse we went to the club to work out. Isn't that what everyone does... Read more

  • Time has flown by

    9/29/2014 3:16:20 PM, by KMRJPR

    I can't believe it's fall already. Time has just flown by lately. As usual for me this time of year is extremely busy with work. One thing I'm... Read more

  • Past week or two

    9/29/2014 3:06:51 PM, by MJ1967

    So my MS has flared up but again. At least it really could be worse. Just not telling anyone. Not sure why, think it maybe cause I don't need any... Read more

  • Will It Get Old?

    9/29/2014 2:47:55 PM, by NKTLBOYD

    I wonder if I will be as excited to have to buy new clothes as I am when I put on my old clothes? I am wearing a pair of khaki slacks today. The ... Read more

  • Never Too Late...

    9/29/2014 2:31:42 PM, by LOVINGMYSELF101

    I have been working on improving myself lately. After I had the surgery... Read more

  • My Saturday with my Mom and Brothers

    9/29/2014 1:25:21 PM, by MOLLIEJEAN2

    Had a great time Saturday with my family, went to see Purdue play football: ... Read more

  • Sunday Funday

    9/29/2014 12:56:26 PM, by APRIL_V_2

    Yesterday we decided to have an adventure so we took a drive and tried a new hike! At the trailhead was a cool old building. Inside was thi... Read more

  • Context 9.26- 9.28 2014

    9/29/2014 11:22:53 AM, by KARISKYTOWER

    Went to a writers convention. I knew from last year they had mainly chips and cookies not a lot of fruit etc. So I planned for t... Read more

  • Starting Over

    9/29/2014 10:43:14 AM, by SMIDGE1971

    I've been a member of this site for years now, but I realized that I've never fully committed to my health goals and have allowed myself to come ... Read more

  • Project 45

    9/29/2014 9:42:49 AM, by KAMMYJO3

    Good morning all...I haven't blogged in a few days.... Yesterday was my birthday...I turned 45. At age 39, I was going to "get in shape" by... Read more

  • Welcome Back!

    9/29/2014 9:38:43 AM, by JOYFUL814

    It's been so long since I've entered anything I feel like I'm starting over. But that's life - I'm back and tracking. My goals haven't changed so... Read more

  • Weekend Lows and Highs

    9/29/2014 9:33:37 AM, by SCULLY722

    So it's Monday morning and for some reason today I feel like at any moment I am going to burst into tears. Not sure what's going on with me othe... Read more

  • habits

    9/29/2014 9:05:18 AM, by MREE777

    Bad habits are hard to break aren't they? I got up in plenty of time to do my exercises this morning and did not do them. I haven't done them i... Read more

  • We took the kids to the zoo.

    9/29/2014 8:48:39 AM, by ELLAPOOR

    We took the kids to the zoo yesterday. I think we walked for ever but it felt good. My back started to hurt a little but that is help me get ba... Read more

  • Love Means....

    9/29/2014 8:33:48 AM, by SISYPHUSAGAIN

    Marriage is a tricky thing, really. People don't stay the same unless they're dead, and marriage requires and hopes that as the two change they ... Read more

  • Head Not On Straight

    9/29/2014 8:30:28 AM, by RADOOGA

    Morning Sparkies. Am still suffering from the tail end of a migraine, so apologies if spelling is a bit off today, can't see that well! Hav... Read more

  • 9/29/14

    9/29/2014 7:57:19 AM, by AZMOMXTWO

    start the week out right smile and be kind to others have a nice day... Read more

  • An article about exercise despite depression

    9/29/2014 4:23:41 AM, by FRIDA11

    id=1808 ... Read more

  • What happened?

    9/29/2014 2:16:32 AM, by SHILOBOOTH

    That is what you may well be asking. Well the Saints and Slimmers started badly because the company always had stock issues, then I got stressed... Read more

  • Roller Coaster Ride to Hockey Sticks.

    9/29/2014 12:31:31 AM, by KRYSSCOTT

    FYI - Today's blog is a continuation of yesterday's. So when I left off yesterday I had just begun to walk. However the more physical therap... Read more

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