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  • The Five Whys

    1/29/2016 3:22:29 AM, by RAWCOOKIE

    I just posted something on a thread of one of the teams I belong to, and noticed I'd written 'I don't know why' twice in succession: "Can I ... Read more

  • Feeling Blech Physically, but Excited

    1/28/2016 9:49:40 PM, by BMCC488

    Yesterday afternoon/evening I started getting a scratchy throat. I thought it might be allergies because it was pretty windy yesterday and we wer... Read more

  • Tantalising Thursday

    1/28/2016 6:54:37 PM, by KNEEMAKER

    Is this a big deal to you or not? ......... Read more

  • First Goodbye

    1/28/2016 5:24:22 PM, by KLMEIRING

    I had to say goodbye to a very dear friend and long time co-worker today. He doesn't work on Fridays, so I had to say my goodbyes to him today. ... Read more

  • Successfully adulting

    1/28/2016 8:58:14 AM, by IGNATZ50

    Today I can truthfully say that I am successfully adult-ing! 1) I paid off my student loans today. Dear heavens, that took FOREVER, but I d... Read more

  • Total Eclipse of My Doubt

    1/28/2016 12:28:44 AM, by RUNNING2MYSELF

    Once upon a time I was falling apart But now I want to fix my waistline There was plenty I could do Now I'm totally falling inline ... Read more

  • Being in the Middle of the Action 24-7

    1/27/2016 11:03:10 PM, by BMCC488

    Mental/emotional challenges continue. Physical issues are constant it seems as well. Tonight I'm feeling a bit like I can never catch a break, ye... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    1/27/2016 3:38:10 PM, by MOMMY445

    i feel that the job interview went well. i will know in a few days whether or not i get this job. i am continuing to look in the meantime. my dau... Read more

  • 1.27.16

    1/27/2016 7:53:51 AM, by CARILOUIE

    It's going to be a busy day! There is a big meeting today at work - it's a once a month meeting, and this is my first one since starting my new j... Read more

  • Make It So

    1/27/2016 1:38:50 AM, by RUNNING2MYSELF

    All is not lost but I'm in dangerous territory. I haven't walked in a week, and my lower back and hip is starting to tighten up. I haven'... Read more

  • Mostly Good Day

    1/26/2016 11:26:34 PM, by BMCC488

    Today started when my alarm went off at seven. I probably could have stood to get an extra hour of sleep but I wanted to get a blog posted and my... Read more

  • Tremendous Tuesday

    1/26/2016 8:28:33 PM, by KNEEMAKER

    Were you promised this?............ Read more

  • Reminder

    1/26/2016 4:24:04 PM, by IGNATZ50

    "It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better.... Read more

  • 15 weeks post op

    1/26/2016 10:33:33 AM, by IGNATZ50

    Physically Very much recovered. Had 2nd check up with primary care physician. She is taking me off of the only blood pressure medication that I... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    1/26/2016 7:52:55 AM, by MOMMY445

    a mild and slightly rainy day here today. the weekend i just relaxed with my daughter. today i have some errands to do and some course work to ge... Read more

  • 1.26.16

    1/26/2016 7:39:58 AM, by CARILOUIE

    The good news is that my grad class for tonight is cancelled because of the snow. I like my grad classes, but I do not like coming home from the ... Read more

  • Food is expensive. Challenge accepted!! (Note: blog post may be NSFV - not safe for vegetarians :o(

    1/26/2016 1:46:46 AM, by GOEGIRL

    First of all, no I am NOT procrastinating. Sometimes I start a thread reply and it turns into a blog post - and as I LIKE my fellow SparkPeople, ... Read more

  • Busy Day and Busy Week Ahead

    1/26/2016 12:56:42 AM, by BMCC488

    This week is a busy one, and last night I was really feeling the anxiety and stress. I did my best to control it. This morning was my rheumatolog... Read more

  • Marvelous Monday

    1/25/2016 8:34:00 PM, by KNEEMAKER

    Do you believe in miracles like this one? ........ Read more

  • Untitled

    1/25/2016 1:44:24 PM, by SOXYINMO

    Some 25 years ago I had a VHS exercise tape for larger women. It was a good workout, but one of the things that I liked about it was that at the ... Read more

  • Safely Adding The miles- Week 4 Training completed

    1/25/2016 7:30:39 AM, by LDYHAZ

    Another week of Half marathon training in the bag. Mixture of challenging weather. Mostly cold with some wind. My pace run on Tuesday just incl... Read more

  • Week 4: 1/18-1/24

    1/25/2016 5:50:20 AM, by SPARKY070476

    I faced some tough nutritional challenges this week where I was tempted by junk but stayed true to what I feel is healthy. On Wednesday and Thur... Read more

  • Home Stretch

    1/25/2016 1:49:38 AM, by KLMEIRING

    Five more days. I am on the home stretch. This week's focus is tying up loose ends and making sure that everything is in order before I walk ou... Read more

  • 1.24.16

    1/24/2016 8:00:51 PM, by CARILOUIE

    We got about two feet of snow in Philly, so today was filled with shoveling and digging out. I spent most of yesterday reading and getting stuff ... Read more

  • A different life

    1/24/2016 5:29:50 PM, by MINATHERED

    We were swamped by winter storm Jonas. 30"+ of snow. I went out and shoveled for an hour, took a break, then went out for another hour of shove... Read more

  • Just Some Ramblings

    1/24/2016 4:47:59 PM, by BMCC488

    After all that drama and chaos yesterday, I hit the hay by 11pm (I don't know what time it was exactly lol). The first few hours of my sleeping w... Read more

  • Spiritual Sunday

    1/24/2016 2:11:33 PM, by KNEEMAKER

    Do you feel this yet? ......... Read more

  • Spark Guy's Challenge - Affirmations

    1/24/2016 1:23:42 PM, by RAWCOOKIE

    This weekend, Spark Guy Chris's blog is about the benefit of affirmations to help us achieve our goals. He posted some great links to articles a... Read more

  • It's Been a While

    1/24/2016 9:27:41 AM, by JODROX

    Howdy, friends! It's been a while since I blogged. Not much to say, I guess. I'm spinning my wheels with this weight-loss thing. My motivation is... Read more

  • Gratitude List

    1/24/2016 6:39:07 AM, by KLMEIRING

    Today I am grateful for the roof over my head and a warm place to sleep. I am grateful for my friends and family. I am grateful for the inter... Read more

  • Mostly Harmless

    1/24/2016 1:39:19 AM, by RUNNING2MYSELF

    The hip is bugging be again, and I haven't walked since Wednesday. It starts in the hip flexor (sartorius) and shoots through to the piriformis ... Read more

  • Satisfying Saturday

    1/23/2016 10:55:44 PM, by KNEEMAKER

    Is this a great pain for you too? ,,,,,,... Read more

  • I Just Can't Catch a Break Sometimes (Venting)

    1/23/2016 8:14:13 PM, by BMCC488

    Right now I feel like I just can't catch a break at all. These three days off were supposed to be full of relaxation, a kind of mental health wee... Read more

  • Turned A Corner

    1/23/2016 2:31:44 PM, by KLMEIRING

    I think I have turned a corner. As many of you already know, I have been looking for a job because my present position is coming to an end on Ja... Read more

  • Guess Who Has Shingles... *sigh

    1/23/2016 11:30:32 AM, by JOURNEY1986

    Good morning beautiful Sparkers! Yup, I have Shingles. It took 3 people to provide input at the hospital to decide that it was Shingles. The... Read more

  • Ha!

    1/23/2016 10:05:49 AM, by CRAFTSNUT

    My husband says it might not be a bad idea for me to chuck the scales out of the window. He says I am obviously losing fat (I say fat, not weight... Read more

  • The Sun Rise

    1/23/2016 9:15:31 AM, by LDYHAZ

    I make it a purpose to get up each morning before the sun. My special time is having a cup of coffee. Checking my emails and watching the new d... Read more

  • Fabulous Fantastic Friday

    1/22/2016 11:16:31 PM, by KNEEMAKER

    Just wondering, Are you Original or Not? .......... Read more

  • Just What the Doctor Ordered

    1/22/2016 10:19:00 PM, by BMCC488

    This break was definitely just what I needed. However, I woke up this morning with a headache that slowly became a migraine despite taking some T... Read more

  • Friday!

    1/22/2016 9:35:57 AM, by MAMASTUMP

    It's been a good active week! I have surpassed my step goal for the last four days. This morning my FitBit told me "you rock" Yah! you know it, y... Read more

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