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turn things around
7/28/2014 10:37:59 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I must find motivation somehow, I feel the depression is so deep there's no way out....  Read more


No Fractures = One Thankful Girl
7/28/2014 8:32:10 PM,  11 COMMENTS

My foot had improved slightly this morning but was still pretty painful to walk on. The pain has been in the forefront of my foot. So, I took the ad...  Read more


Back to the beginning
7/28/2014 7:56:41 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I weighed in this morning and was estactic to see that I had lost six of the seven pounds I gained during my illness. Small success, but it sure mad...  Read more


Isn't Monday Great
7/28/2014 5:15:36 PM,  1 COMMENTS

The start of another week and I am not dreading it. That is FUN!. My goals for the week are starting out good. Tracker - remembered Walk 3 - 10...  Read more


Positive Vibes for a Monday
7/28/2014 1:58:15 PM,  1 COMMENTS

This weekend's lesson - keep actively seeking the answers, they will come. On Friday, I blogged about needing a resolution to our housing issue...  Read more


Pasta woes.
7/28/2014 11:45:15 AM,  5 COMMENTS

I am buckling down on finances right now. I have a big bill that I need to have paid off by September, and so that means all of my money is going towa...  Read more


Coffee Weather
7/28/2014 11:27:47 AM,  2 COMMENTS

So today is a little cool in Minneapolis - coffee weather. I have not been able to find any pure maple extract at any of the stores in town, so I'll h...  Read more


Kate the Great Dane & Pippin the Deer Best Friends
7/28/2014 10:43:48 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Here's another unlikely friendship.
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1000 Actions Again
7/28/2014 10:28:34 AM,  1 COMMENTS

1. Restarted 1000 Actions 2. Packed Breakfast and Lunch 3. Weighed In 4. Purchased Vegetarian Meal Items...  Read more


All Fired Up for DAY 1 !!!
7/28/2014 10:24:48 AM,  0 COMMENTS

So far so good. Last night I made some individual, vegan fritattas. They are about 45 calories and 2.25 grams of fat each! I used egg whites and na...  Read more


Blood sugars
7/28/2014 8:02:34 AM,  2 COMMENTS

My blood sugar was 159 this morning they are getting better. I cannot wait til they run under 120. It is hard work but I can do it. I am on the rig...  Read more


Day 6 & 7
7/28/2014 7:59:13 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Still doing well, which is why I do not understand why my blood sugar is not coming down. I am wondering if it is not my machine. I had blood work do...  Read more


working on my foundations.
7/28/2014 5:49:24 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I dream big. I have a vision. I now what I want to accomplish. I was up, manic, in the middle of the night, when Spark people ran this quote. ww...  Read more


Somewhere in the middle
7/28/2014 2:46:36 AM,  13 COMMENTS

Somewhere in the middle of being the person who is trying to lose weight and feel good about herself and the person who is happy in the body she has n...  Read more


Sunday, July 27,2014
7/27/2014 11:52:51 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I'm at work right now, but just wanted to share how proud I am of myself!!! Yesterday tried to go for a bike ride. Got .3 miles away and it started p...  Read more


All cleaned up!
7/27/2014 10:15:58 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We were busy around the house today! We deep cleaned everything and opened all the window to let a wonderful breeze in. The house feels so energized n...  Read more


Great beach day with my dog! Planning for the week now.
7/27/2014 9:25:31 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Okay, I spent weeks reading and researching and now I am finally ready to start! I will be attempting the Whole 30 program. I went out and stoc...  Read more


Down But Not Out
7/27/2014 8:51:44 PM,  14 COMMENTS

I've been really please with my progress working out and getting ready to do the virtual 5k later this week. And then yesterday, I got thrown a bit o...  Read more


turn life towards better
7/27/2014 8:47:28 PM,  1 COMMENTS

More exercise, less excuses....  Read more


weekly plan. streaking,I hope.
7/27/2014 8:10:29 PM,  3 COMMENTS

My accountability partner inspired me to a fun way to document the streak-bright colored sticky notes. I bought a very large bright blue background,...  Read more


Will it ever end?
7/27/2014 8:10:22 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Hello! I have been struggling with my weight for almost 27 years. And when I say struggle I mean struggle. I have tried many different things to lo...  Read more


Just a little bit screwy...
7/27/2014 8:08:57 PM,  8 COMMENTS

I just had to share this... An awesome quote from my favorite... I'm still playing catch-up. Will it ever end? Geez! I feel like I'm always...  Read more


Soda Pop!!!
7/27/2014 7:08:22 PM,  10 COMMENTS

Soda Pop Blonde A man notices a blonde sucking on the bottom of a Coke can. Curious, he asks her what she's doing. "Don't you know! It says fo...  Read more


Back to back hikes
7/27/2014 4:33:40 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Saturday we decided to go on an easy hike instead of Geo-caching. My son was in town but has a hurt foot so needed to do something light. We found...  Read more


Health Issues
7/27/2014 2:36:32 PM,  0 COMMENTS

So, it seems that I may have some pretty serious health issues right now. I have put my weight loss doctor's visits on pause while we work on what is...  Read more


7/27/2014 11:56:13 AM,  3 COMMENTS

I have really amped up my exercise and steps this past week. I usually exercise about an hour a day and then am fairly sedentary the rest of the day....  Read more


Cat Nurses Ducklings - Awesome Video!
7/27/2014 11:47:38 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I came across this video. It is so cute. You have to see it.  Read more


What I learned from BLC 25.
7/27/2014 11:10:02 AM,  8 COMMENTS

More than a month since my last blog post. I was on a SP challenge that crashed and burned for me, and I lost interest in participating at all here, w...  Read more


Butterfly wedding cake I did yesterday
7/27/2014 8:05:49 AM,  7 COMMENTS

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Miles of Smiles
7/26/2014 10:53:41 PM,  2 COMMENTS

This morning I woke up at 4am, was out the door by 5:15 with all my gear, and then on the road with my bike by 6am for Miles of Smiles. I finished my...  Read more


week wrap up,
7/26/2014 10:21:41 PM,  3 COMMENTS

The mania ended with a drop, and I spent thursday hobbling in fibro pain. the week ended with a trip to college for Princess, and a day of fibro pain...  Read more


Journey Notes: Road Map
7/26/2014 8:23:47 PM,  1 COMMENTS

When Bilbo Baggins, having uncharacteristically overslept, set out for his journey through Middle Earth, he took with him nothing but the clothes on h...  Read more


Did you know!!!
7/26/2014 7:35:36 PM,  7 COMMENTS

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Day 61 laser tag
7/26/2014 7:31:48 PM,  0 COMMENTS

We went to a fun park for my hubby's birthday and I played laser tag. The place is two stories tall and involved a great deal of running and climbing....  Read more


nice day with family and garden
7/26/2014 7:09:23 PM,  6 COMMENTS

hubby grilled and then went in the pool OMG saw so many hummingbirds today!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It was amazing and I got a few pics of hummingbird moths an...  Read more


Maple Sugar
7/26/2014 6:11:33 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Okay, there is just no point in drinking coffee without maple sugar. Lukily, miamojo has saved me with the pure maple extract idea. I'm going to go ge...  Read more


Nice walk yesterday.
7/26/2014 5:56:00 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I am feeling pretty motivated today! Happy to have completed my walking route yesterday. I even stopped for a minute to visit with the mother of...  Read more


Leaving the Land of Shadows
7/26/2014 4:48:34 PM,  0 COMMENTS

I've been a long time gone, lost in my own Land of Shadows, dealing with a serious car accident and the injuries it caused, compounded by my ongoing s...  Read more


Day 4 & 5
7/26/2014 2:57:45 PM,  1 COMMENTS

So, I am doing well so far. It has only been 5 days, but, already I have more energy and feel better. Today was great, we went to the farmers market...  Read more


Over the moon this morning
7/26/2014 1:51:03 PM,  7 COMMENTS

While I have been frustrated and feeling like I am not losing weight eventhough the scale seems to say I am, I decided that the reason it is not seemi...  Read more


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