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  • it's thursday

    2/11/2016 10:50:30 AM, by MOMMY445

    a really,really cold day here today. the next few days are going to be really cold here. i made sure that my daughter was warmly dressed this mor... Read more

  • Recovery After Surgery Day 14...

    2/10/2016 7:16:59 PM, by WIGIRL74

    Today, I had off of work and took the opportunity to kick back & unwind from the stress at the grocery (food) store where I work. Did not ha... Read more

  • Finding your click. Your Aha.

    2/10/2016 2:24:33 PM, by JENSTRESS

    I just read an amazing blog here: http://www.sparkpeople.com/m
    idual.asp?blog_id=6091841 She found som... Read more

  • alright!

    2/10/2016 12:31:14 PM, by MOMMY445

    i found out today that i got into an academic program i signed up for that will help me with my math even more. i start it on tuesday and it is n... Read more

  • Happy Hump-day

    2/10/2016 11:40:39 AM, by MLIEN913

    On this wonderful Wednesday I am keeping a positive attitude about things. Last night I did not slerp well but I'll make up for it by being activ... Read more

  • Recovery After Surgery Day 13...

    2/9/2016 11:11:33 PM, by WIGIRL74

    I SURVIVED FAT TUESDAY WITHOUT EATING A PACZKI (or any other pastry)!! Working in a bakery & being around paczki's all day (with it being Fa... Read more

  • Yoga today

    2/9/2016 11:51:55 AM, by MLIEN913

    Today is not a good day physically. My back has flared and movement is horribly painful. But I will not give in! If I don't at least do yoga I mi... Read more

  • A recap of the last almost week.

    2/9/2016 11:51:00 AM, by JENSTRESS

    I stayed at work a few minutes late Thursday. On my way to pick up my kid from daycare, a guy in the far right lane of the direction I was ... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    2/9/2016 8:37:27 AM, by MOMMY445

    another nice day here today. it snowed a bit last night here and that is fine with me and my daughter. i have a few errands to run today. having ... Read more

  • I'm back... Again...

    2/8/2016 9:04:29 PM, by KKRAVIG1975

    Sitting at work today, I was very uncomfortable. Why? Because my britches are too snug. Why? Because I'm dating a Pastry Chef. jk. Well it's part... Read more

  • Recovery After Surgery Day 12...

    2/8/2016 8:59:57 PM, by WIGIRL74

    Wow, what I day I had... Yes, I ate 3 relatively healthy meals & managed to stay away from Paczki's (at work), exercise today & stay on track wit... Read more

  • Going beyond my comfort zone

    2/8/2016 12:37:21 PM, by MLIEN913

    Last week I began doing more workouts that are beyond my comfort zone. Naturally I don't see any results yet but if I keep at it I'll gain more ... Read more

  • it's monday

    2/8/2016 8:21:04 AM, by MOMMY445

    another week is now underway. a weekend to basically relax for me. i have a lot to get done this week. i have one job interview this week for sur... Read more

  • Recovery After Surgery Day 11...

    2/7/2016 8:10:59 PM, by WIGIRL74

    Doing good today. - Woke up early to get in a short low-impact workout before breakfast. - Ate 3 healthy meals. - Completed 1/2 the items o... Read more

  • Super Bowl L or 50 for those who don't know Roman numerals

    2/7/2016 5:53:32 PM, by MLIEN913

    The big game day is here and I feel like crap. I have the migraine of life, I've been dizzy, I fell in the tub hurting my back and I had a strang... Read more

  • Recovery After Surgery Day 10...

    2/6/2016 9:23:09 PM, by WIGIRL74

    Today was my 1st day at work with no medical limitations... Did really good accessing how heavy things were before lifting (i.e. trays of pastrie... Read more

  • Busy day today.

    2/6/2016 9:13:21 PM, by MLIEN913

    Today was crazy busy running errands. I made a point of taking lots walks from one end of tge nall to the other on 1 level and back again on anot... Read more

  • Back on track

    2/6/2016 11:06:55 AM, by STACYDICK1981

    I as sit here I just wonder what happened to this last week. How did I not stay on track? I did not track consistently.... I did not eat well... ... Read more

  • Recovery after Surgery Day 9...

    2/5/2016 11:11:27 PM, by WIGIRL74

    Today, I had a follow-up appointment with my surgeon... Or should I say it was a walk-in, quick glance at the surgical area, re-bandage with inst... Read more

  • Hapoy Friday

    2/5/2016 5:01:00 PM, by MLIEN913

    One week down and 3 to go. I may not hsve hit my goal weight for today but at least it held steady. That just means to work harder and eat smarte... Read more

  • it's friday

    2/5/2016 8:00:04 AM, by MOMMY445

    the weekend is here! hurray! time to unwind and relax for me and my daughter. all of the birds say hi. i will be trying an exercise dvd later on ... Read more

  • Recovery After Surgery Day 8...

    2/4/2016 7:07:42 PM, by WIGIRL74

    Woke up early... Exercised... Ate breakfast a half hour later. Completed a few things on my 'To Do List' before heading off to the clinic for a ... Read more

  • That little voice.

    2/4/2016 4:24:15 PM, by JENSTRESS

    He is jerk, that voice. He keeps telling me I'm not making any progress. I started to believe him today. His whispers. His snid... Read more

  • Today is a good day

    2/4/2016 12:55:36 PM, by MLIEN913

    I've had a few slip ups this week; binge eating fruit and popcorn mostly. Part of the problem is emotions while part is due to blinding migraines... Read more

  • what a beautiful day

    2/4/2016 9:11:36 AM, by MOMMY445

    it looks like this job will just go for this week. that is fine with me. i have an interview set up for next week for a full time job. my daughte... Read more

  • Recovery After Surgery Day 7...

    2/3/2016 1:51:56 PM, by WIGIRL74

    Starting today, I have off of work for the next 3 days; returning to work on Saturday. With today being a day off with no place to go, my ma... Read more

  • Dealing with frustration

    2/3/2016 1:24:41 PM, by JENSTRESS

    Well, I hit frustrations. I don't know why I get so frustrated. I keep thinking that I'm not making enough progress. (This isn't tru... Read more

  • Happy Wednesday

    2/3/2016 11:13:51 AM, by CELESTE1102

    Have an old friend over for a visit last night... So needed that! In a great frame of mind today! Weather is beautiful and getting ready for my t... Read more

  • Not feeling well today

    2/3/2016 10:55:55 AM, by MLIEN913

    I did pretty well yesterday until 9pm. At that point the earing beast raised its ugly head. Happily I ate a pear but the beast wanted more. I ate... Read more

  • Recovery After Surgery Days 5 & 6...

    2/2/2016 7:18:08 PM, by WIGIRL74

    It's amazing how busy one can be with limitations due to medical reasons... Started off both yesterday & today with a low-impact morning cha... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    2/2/2016 12:13:24 PM, by MOMMY445

    i got the job! i start tomorrow and it goes until next wednesday! woo hoo! i am soooooo excited and happy! it has been a really long time since i... Read more

  • Workout review - life and hammering

    2/2/2016 10:11:21 AM, by JENSTRESS

    Hammer and Chisel is a great program. Do you like lifting weights? This is a weight-centric routine. There are only maybe 2 workouts in th... Read more

  • And so it begins

    2/1/2016 1:31:51 PM, by MLIEN913

    Feb 1st and a new journey begins. Jan didn't have any major loses but I'm in this for the long haul so I'm not discouraged. Today is a new day a... Read more

  • Making the right choices for me

    2/1/2016 1:18:12 PM, by JENSTRESS

    As I keep going in the journey, I find it hilarious how so many people want to tell me what I SHOULD be doing with my health. (I'm actually doin... Read more

  • it's monday

    2/1/2016 8:37:36 AM, by MOMMY445

    a new day and a new month have begun! off to a fresh start for me today. i like to change things up when a new month starts. i do have some erran... Read more

  • Recovery After Surgery: Day 4

    1/31/2016 8:02:03 PM, by WIGIRL74

    Yesterday was my first day back to work after surgery... Everyone was happy to see me back & more than happy to help me out as needed. The day we... Read more

  • End of January

    1/31/2016 7:33:29 PM, by STACYDICK1981

    Today is the last day of January! I have looked back on the month. Some things have been great and some have not! Beginning the month off I choke... Read more

  • January farewell

    1/31/2016 7:23:31 PM, by MLIEN913

    Well, today is the last day of January. It's been a rough month weightless wise. I haven't met my goal yet but that the end. February will be a b... Read more

  • it's saturday

    1/30/2016 1:04:11 PM, by MOMMY445

    i had another interview yesterday for a different job. if i get this one, i would start next wednesday and go for at least a week. things are loo... Read more

  • Recovery After Surgery: Day 3

    1/30/2016 9:06:01 AM, by WIGIRL74

    Today's the day... I return back to work w/ note in hand from the doctor listing my restrictions. I can hardly wait to see everyone! After... Read more

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