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  • Eliminating Barriers

    11/25/2015 5:39:41 PM, by LIMEJUICED

    Last Friday, I (re)joined a gym. I also purchased a beach parking pass. I eliminated two barriers between myself and exercise. I cannot tel... Read more

  • Day 7 -The Pummelo

    11/25/2015 10:42:45 AM, by WINTERRAIN

    This morning I didn't go to the Y, because I am intimidated by the mean Y. I will go after work today since I work a short day, although my Y is... Read more


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    11/24/2015 11:08:40 PM, by CONNIEKACZ1

    Sunny attitude.... Read more

  • Almost a Month Later...

    11/24/2015 10:47:54 PM, by SADIEMAE32

    Almost a month has passed since I was last active on this site. I have tried to log in daily, but I have lost my log in streak a couple times ove... Read more

  • Fear of success

    11/24/2015 1:00:00 PM, by SWEETNSKINNY

    Its weird to say, but I think I have a fear of success. I have no CLUE why, I always thought I was afraid to fail, but I've gotten way too GOOD a... Read more

  • Day 6

    11/24/2015 10:43:25 AM, by WINTERRAIN

    I have come to the conclusion I need several back up plans. I just happened to notice this morning the showers will be unavailable tomorrow til ... Read more

  • it snowed

    11/24/2015 9:20:52 AM, by MOMMY445

    last night, and a bit this morning, it snowed here, my daughter is bouncing up and down with joy. she enjoys playing and being in the snow. i hav... Read more

  • Finding My Way Back to My Goal Weight

    11/23/2015 10:55:09 PM, by THECRAZYMANGO

    Tonight I decided I would ask the trainer to take a photo of me to see if I made progress from when the other trainer took a photo of me in April... Read more

  • it's monday

    11/23/2015 7:52:54 PM, by MOMMY445

    i just found out that i have a job interview this coming wednesday morning. i may have two others this week as well. one may be done over the pho... Read more

  • Day 5

    11/23/2015 10:24:24 AM, by WINTERRAIN

    Well I wish I could say I got up super early and got to my class on time....but that is not the case. I did get up early, although I didn't get ... Read more

  • Hungry All Of The Time?

    11/23/2015 4:31:21 AM, by ~INDYGIRL

    I read that a new science is emerging about something called leptin resistance. Leptin is the satisfaction hormone that tells the brain you are... Read more

  • Day 4

    11/22/2015 10:19:25 PM, by WINTERRAIN

    Yesterday was alright, I didn't eat anything after my dinner with my girls. Although I didn't get much in the way of exercise I spent some quali... Read more

  • Why losing fat sucks. (VERY, VERY LONG BLOG/ARTICLE)

    11/22/2015 6:28:02 PM, by SLAPTHEFATCAT

    I keep stating I'm going to do this or that, I plan it, I set myself up for it and... I never actually do it. I know what I need to do, follow ma... Read more

  • Exercise

    11/22/2015 11:27:43 AM, by PRAYINGHANDS35

    What would picking up pecans count as for exercise. ... Read more

  • Day 3

    11/21/2015 8:29:01 PM, by WINTERRAIN

    Yesterday went well, stayed within my range and didn't go all crazy for our movie night. Today my oldest had testing, which meant 6.5hrs of me... Read more

  • Accountability: day late, and a dollar short

    11/21/2015 9:43:35 AM, by WRITEMANN1

    Down another pound, but still above 230. Start... Read more

  • Sudden Drop...

    11/20/2015 12:50:00 PM, by KATZEYEZ

    First of all, thank you everyone who commented on my ... Read more

  • The Flavor of Stress

    11/20/2015 12:08:55 PM, by LIMEJUICED

    I've read that herbs stressed by growing conditions, such as water deprivation or some other adverse agricultural event, become more potent, more... Read more

  • Day 2

    11/20/2015 10:13:00 AM, by WINTERRAIN

    Alright so first off I'm impressed I got back on here and blogged today, only because I find it difficult to actually sit down and get a blog in ... Read more

  • it's friday

    11/20/2015 9:17:05 AM, by MOMMY445

    a beautiful,cool sunny day here today! woo hoo! my daughter has a day off school today. in a while, we are off to visit a few relatives. then we ... Read more

  • More Life

    11/19/2015 2:52:26 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Hm. As I was heading into work, a tomato rolls out from under my seat. "Hm, that'ld be good with my lunch today." I snagged it, and threw into ... Read more

  • Just a random rant

    11/19/2015 2:51:29 PM, by TAPPANGA

    Who are these people who have two or three hours a day to work out?! I can barely squeeze in 30 minutes or an hour most of the time. Then I read ... Read more

  • Day 3 and counting!

    11/19/2015 2:31:09 PM, by KATZEYEZ

    Well, made it to day 3! I have lost small amounts, but... Read more

  • Day 1

    11/19/2015 10:24:52 AM, by WINTERRAIN

    I have decided I will blog daily...for one week. This is hard for me because I find so little time in my evenings to get on Spark and blog. I w... Read more

  • it's thursday

    11/19/2015 8:21:37 AM, by MOMMY445

    a mild start to the day. then the temperature is going to drop throughout the day. by the time the day is done, it will be really cold outside. t... Read more

  • woo hoo!

    11/18/2015 3:46:05 PM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter made the volleyball team and they do indeed get to travel to other schools. she had volleyball practice yesterday and she is headed t... Read more

  • Second day...

    11/18/2015 2:15:13 PM, by KATZEYEZ

    First of all, to all my wonderful friends who commente... Read more

  • Knew This Would Happen

    11/17/2015 9:57:49 PM, by VEG954

    I have been struggling for so long with pain and loss of balance. Frustration got to me. Have been falling and/or losing my balance frequentl... Read more

  • Starting over...

    11/17/2015 3:29:23 PM, by KATZEYEZ

    Hello, all! I know I have started over a few times ... Read more

  • a beautiful,cool fall day

    11/17/2015 10:42:10 AM, by MOMMY445

    i am enjoying a lovely day here today. my daughter sends hugs and says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i am still actively looking for stea... Read more

  • Accountability and then some

    11/17/2015 8:52:53 AM, by WRITEMANN1

    Second entry and a day late. I believe I've got a good reason for lateness: I submitted my manuscript to CreateSpace for publication. I though... Read more

  • Time for Change

    11/16/2015 11:08:35 PM, by LAM_MURPHY

    So when I went to the Dr. and stepped on the scale and it tipped over 300 lbs I know that something had to change. I started going to the gym a... Read more

  • Life

    11/16/2015 3:19:02 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    "Fixing Intake and Getting Hellishly Tough" I got some pretty good acronym meanings from the comments in the last post. "First I'm Getting... Read more

  • November Goals

    11/16/2015 11:30:29 AM, by JLS523

    I went through some old blogs and realized that I used to set monthly goals for myself. I seemed to work well, so even though we're halfway throu... Read more

  • it's monday

    11/16/2015 8:10:55 AM, by MOMMY445

    a new week is now underway. my daughter and i watched the santa claus parade on tv yesterday. it would have been way too hectic and crowded to go... Read more

  • it's sunday

    11/15/2015 9:44:24 AM, by MOMMY445

    a day without much planned. have not yet decided on what i want to do today. i am taking it easy and so is my is a sunny day here tod... Read more

  • exercise values

    11/14/2015 10:44:58 PM, by XIMENIA

    I'm finding it challenging noting my exercise. I regularly help with chores which are mostly anaerobic, weight-bearing things like carrying 5 gal... Read more

  • Back to Blogging - Accountability

    11/14/2015 7:02:42 PM, by WRITEMANN1

    I will be writing an entry eve... Read more

  • Progress Not Perfection and Trust

    11/14/2015 10:20:06 AM, by ~INDYGIRL

    Progress not perfection will get you there. Just TRUST the method. It's the mistrust and second guessing and stressing that sends us over and i... Read more

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