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  • Compliments

    1/26/2015 1:25:44 PM, by EMBAUER

    I push myself hard, You are determined, and you rock.... Read more

  • New day!

    1/26/2015 12:27:40 PM, by EDEL262

    I'm back! It is so hard to get started. Why is it most workouts don't take in to account that I am old and fat and try to overwhelm me? There i... Read more

  • Sinus infection

    1/26/2015 11:37:16 AM, by DIANAPOST12

    Couldn't get out of bed yesterday so My streak of logging in starting over. I was so dizzy yesterday I couldn't do anything. Feeling better today... Read more

  • Only one pound away from my short term goal!

    1/26/2015 11:34:13 AM, by MOMTOCONNOR2003

    So I begain my journey back on January 5, 2015 and I have now been active for 3 weeks. I am happy to announce that I lost 3 pounds this week for... Read more

  • Just Do It!

    1/26/2015 11:18:58 AM, by WELL-ROUNDED

    Well, I gained 0.7 pounds this week. My cycle starts in less than 4 days, so that's a contributing factor. Also, I didn't do any real exercise.... Read more

  • WiiFit try out

    1/26/2015 11:07:34 AM, by DHUNTER67

    This morning I did the Advanced step, the run and then Island run and one Yoga. I didn't want too do too much. I could feel the pain, but I worke... Read more

  • Setting SMART goals. 2nd S Day was a lot better!

    1/26/2015 10:42:02 AM, by HISLOVEENDURES

    2nd S Day was a lot better. I think I can do this! :-) Yesterday (S Day) Oats, skimmed milk, coconut, honey, tea, coffee Soup, rolls, ... Read more

  • Working with my inner self to heal to start my first step again

    1/26/2015 10:25:44 AM, by CHICAM

    In side my heart is full of pain from going through hard family times. I know everyone has there story and everyone unfortunately goes through th... Read more

  • Started my new regimine!

    1/26/2015 10:17:32 AM, by SHELAKAY

    Started walking on a treadmill and watching my calorie intake. So nice to have a community for support.... Read more

  • Day 10

    1/26/2015 9:52:32 AM, by FLUTTERBY46

    well I made it to dbl digits. Will be in the car a lot today. Going to Guelph. But I'll make sure I get a walk in there. We'll window shop. Lol ... Read more

  • Nonscale Victory

    1/26/2015 8:48:54 AM, by JLR080500

    Yesterday after church someone walked up to me and asked what I was doing to lose weight because they could definitely tell a change since Jan 1.... Read more

  • Eating Healthy

    1/26/2015 8:15:37 AM, by CHUBBYCAT2

    How many people have a hard time eating healthy? I start out ok but I can never seem to stick with it and after a while I just get bored with it... Read more

  • Day 26

    1/26/2015 7:54:22 AM, by AAAIMEES3

    Good Morning, All went well yesterday with the combo party, and the slumber party my youngest had at the last min. Hubs wanted doughnuts and... Read more

  • 1/26/15

    1/26/2015 6:36:40 AM, by AZMOMXTWO

    starting my week off right exercise done good lunch packed and dinner is started breakfast planned all week have a good day be kind t... Read more

  • Coffee!!!

    1/26/2015 4:15:39 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    My alarm woke me up in the middle of a dream this morning... Read more

  • The Life of a Caregiving Parent of a Disabled Child #1

    1/25/2015 11:38:51 PM, by DEBRAMONTEITH

    The job I have now is the hardest and most rewarding one I've ever had. I am the sole caregiver of my 17 year old son who has Duchenne muscular d... Read more

  • When you do everything right and you don't lose.

    1/25/2015 10:39:22 PM, by THEATERMAMA

    The history of my weight loss is long. I was born with intestinal polyps that decided to erupt when I was 7, until that time I was willowy and o... Read more

  • 1/25

    1/25/2015 10:06:28 PM, by BARCELONAME

    What a great Sunday it has been on our house today!! we have been busy and now we are all getting for dinner. The kids were happy and we were as... Read more

  • Dream Big

    1/25/2015 9:31:53 PM, by EMBAUER

    I would like to not have a sore back by the end of the week.... Read more

  • Ouch

    1/25/2015 7:53:44 PM, by AHMAZING2

    Don't you just hate it when you do something nice for someone you think well of and that person stomps on you? Ouch....sigh.... Read more

  • No Suffering Here

    1/25/2015 7:18:10 PM, by WELL-ROUNDED

    This week I've been within my calories every day, but exceeded the fat range a few days. I also haven't gone to any exercise classes this week. ... Read more

  • yahoo vs gmail

    1/25/2015 7:07:38 PM, by MREE777

    I have been using yahoo for years--years! Lately, when I hit reply either nothing happens or it pops up a box for instant messaging. I cannot t... Read more

  • I'm still trying

    1/25/2015 7:07:33 PM, by JUDY_GIRL1969

    I know exactly what I need to do to lose weight and get fit. What I don't know is how to make myself do it. I do exercise, some, though not nearl... Read more

  • Monday 26, 2014

    1/25/2015 5:23:36 PM, by ZYNZYN

    Well Monday will be my first day being accountable to sparks and my friends. Im little nervous ive reached the end of my rope with weight. I've l... Read more

  • What are my plans, goals and rewards?

    1/25/2015 4:30:40 PM, by HEALTHY4JEANNE

    In determining the road or path I want to take to lose weight, I have been looking at my old blogs. The blogs from when i joined Spark people an... Read more

  • Finding New Motivation

    1/25/2015 3:40:28 PM, by JEMORDAN

    As the first month of the new year comes to an end most have let go of their new years revolutions. While the high motivation of January has beg... Read more

  • 1/25/15

    1/25/2015 3:27:06 PM, by AZMOMXTWO

    I had a blast doing things with friends it was awesome have a great time doing what you need to do and remember to take time for yoursel... Read more

  • Day 9

    1/25/2015 1:22:40 PM, by FLUTTERBY46

    I'm glad I'm being honest to myself here. It helps me see where my mind is at. I'm feeling like my spark has been snuffed. I honestly don't... Read more

  • Sunday 01/25 - goals and such

    1/25/2015 1:03:29 PM, by NEELIXNKES

    Wow - it is noon here already and I haven't made it very far today. I have several things to accomplish today so I am writing them down for acco... Read more


    1/25/2015 12:15:14 PM, by REYNOLDSDJ

    Yesterday was another fun-filled day with my sister! Well let me rephrase that...the end of the day was fun. You see, I had to go watch my son ... Read more

  • Day 25

    1/25/2015 11:57:59 AM, by AAAIMEES3

    Good Morning, I would like to Thank BECCAB00127 for always having a nice word or thought I can read each day. I will take those and remember... Read more

  • Woo hoo! Fourteen Pounds gone!

    1/25/2015 11:50:12 AM, by TA11GIR1

    Call the Lost & Found - I've lost 14 pounds of fat! No...wait...DON'T call the Lost & Found! I definitely don't want it back. I'm tall enoug... Read more

  • My legs HURT!

    1/25/2015 10:45:58 AM, by KARATE

    So I didn't actually do a structured work out, but I did do yard work for about an hour yesterday. My legs hurt, in a good way. It hurts to sit... Read more

  • Week 3 Review, Week 4 Plan

    1/25/2015 9:25:07 AM, by FITTREK

    I met my Week 3 water intake goal and food tracking goal for all 7 days. I ate at or below the low end of the exercise-adjusted calorie range goa... Read more

  • 30 day check in, plus one

    1/25/2015 9:07:26 AM, by GRATEFUL_MOM_3

    Today is actually my 31st day tracking my food, water and exercise. It just occurred to me that I would like to check in and reflect every 30 da... Read more

  • What a busy Saturday!

    1/25/2015 8:58:22 AM, by DEBORAH2180

    Due to my call-off the first part of the weekend, I was responsible for passing meds at my residential group home. Geez, it took a long time! T... Read more

  • If only . . .

    1/25/2015 8:18:03 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    Blessings to you!! ... Read more

  • Gonna Try

    1/25/2015 6:36:15 AM, by DHUNTER67

    It snowed yesterday, but everything seems to be clear today. Gonna walk and get the paper for my mom. Then come home and pull out the WiiFit and ... Read more

  • First S Day done. Wasnít so scary after all!

    1/25/2015 3:51:29 AM, by HISLOVEENDURES

    Yesterday was my first S Day and it wasnít so scary after all! :-) Day 5 on the NoS Diet. I walked for about an hour and ate: 3 sli... Read more

  • 1/24

    1/25/2015 2:29:37 AM, by BARCELONAME

    what a day!!! feeling sick and barely speaking.... have no energy for much.... taking it easy. I am not feeling guilty about it, I am sick. Hope... Read more

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