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  • Struggling

    8/29/2014 5:09:49 PM, by MISTY1127

    I have been struggling the past few days. I have eaten out a couple of times, slacked on my exercise, and just don't feel like I am making progr... Read more

  • Today started off pretty good!!

    8/28/2014 1:38:19 PM, by ACRAIG921

    Yay, the scale is still moving in the right direction!! I lost 2 lbs this week!! I'm so happy about this. Definitely a good start to the day. ... Read more

  • Getting my foot checked out today

    8/28/2014 10:54:42 AM, by LOVETOBLADE

    The top of my left foot has been hurting me like crazy since I started getting into an exercise regimen about a month and 1/2 ago. I'm finally ... Read more

  • Life Event knocked me down

    8/27/2014 7:22:14 PM, by LIGNSS

    OK, so that's not true. The major life event made me angry and bitter so I threw in the towel. For 3 weeks and 2 days. I gained back some weight ... Read more

  • Week 1 Done!!!

    8/24/2014 9:46:18 PM, by MISTY1127

    I have completed my first week's new exercise routine. I weighed myself today just to check in and see how I was doing- I didn't loose anything.... Read more

  • Sunday August 24

    8/24/2014 1:37:01 PM, by ACRAIG921

    It's been a busy week and I'm facing another busy one this week as I go back to school. I'm excited, nervous and a little sad to be going b... Read more

  • My shopping experience!

    8/22/2014 9:48:59 PM, by ACRAIG921

    I had to do some clothes shopping tonight because I needed clothes for my clinical rotation for school. I'm doing my psych rotation first and we... Read more

  • Old People At The Gym

    8/21/2014 7:34:44 AM, by EDLEAR

    Yeah, there are old people at my gym. Imagine my surprise when I realized that the old people at the gym are us! The big guy and I work out at... Read more

  • Do I exercise too much???

    8/20/2014 11:11:47 PM, by MISTY1127

    I never in my life thought I would ask this question.... Do I exercise too much???!! So for the last few weeks, I have been on track with my di... Read more

  • OMG!! My teenager let me in her room!!

    8/20/2014 1:06:44 PM, by ACRAIG921

    Something strange happened in my house last night, my daughter actually let me in her room, and for more than 5 minutes. Those of you who have t... Read more

  • Happy Monday

    8/18/2014 10:31:20 PM, by MISTY1127

    Today is just an overall good day- and trust me, I don't normally say that on a Monday . Today was my daughters first day of kinder... Read more

  • Another busy week and some goals for the week

    8/17/2014 2:13:21 PM, by ACRAIG921

    This week is my last full week off before I go back to school. I'm kinda sad because it's my last week, but I'm also excited because it's my las... Read more

  • Happy Birthday!

    8/15/2014 11:16:46 PM, by MISTY1127

    So today is my 36th birthday. I decided that I was on track most of the day, but I was going to go out to dinner to celebrate. We... Read more

  • NSV

    8/14/2014 8:10:29 PM, by MISTY1127

    I had a VERY frustrating evening. All due to one person. I wanted to do one of two things- smoke (I quit May 15th) or just eat ... Read more

  • Lost a little weight and some non scale victories

    8/13/2014 2:55:44 PM, by ACRAIG921

    So I'm only down 0.2 lbs this week. Definitely not as much as I wanted. I will try harder this week. Even better, I've lost 1.5 inches so far.... Read more

  • Why not me???!!!

    8/12/2014 11:04:18 PM, by MISTY1127

    I have been struggling with my weight my entire life. I remember being in 6th grade, being afraid to ride a horse because of my weight. I watch... Read more

  • Day after the great flood of 2014

    8/12/2014 1:02:41 PM, by ACRAIG921

    Wow what a storm we had yesterday. In six hours we got 4.5 inches of rain. Some areas got over five inches. To add insult to injury, we are ex... Read more

  • Big day and my goals for the week

    8/11/2014 12:53:14 PM, by ACRAIG921

    Today is the big day!! My son is getting his cast off today. It's been a long six weeks. He's so excited and so are we. He'... Read more

  • I Can Hear It Calling To Me

    8/11/2014 7:42:24 AM, by EDLEAR

    Yesterday I baked focaccia. Twelve loaves. I tweaked a basic recipe 6 different ways. I used to buy a wonderful slab focaccia from our dry goo... Read more

  • I'm surprised my hip doesn't hurt from running!

    8/10/2014 1:03:18 PM, by ACRAIG921

    I did my run for the day. Today I went my farthest so far, 2.16 miles. I'm pretty excited about that. I don't understand when I do the mileage... Read more

  • Plateaued but didn't stop

    8/10/2014 12:12:47 PM, by LFANIEL

    July was the worst month for weight loss. Since, starting back on my journey to getting healthier. The scale didn't want to budge. Although, I wa... Read more

  • Back to it....

    8/8/2014 5:05:28 PM, by MISTY1127

    I was on vacation last week- I stayed on plan the best I could. I kept up my exercise, and watched what I ate most of the time (not all of it- b... Read more

  • There really are some great people out there!!

    8/8/2014 1:59:24 PM, by ACRAIG921

    My daughter is at her marching band practice today for color guard, as she has been all week. It's at the high school and they are there all day... Read more

  • Ive made a game out of it!

    8/8/2014 1:57:23 PM, by PAISLEYOWL140

    Iíve said this before and Iíll say it again, I really need to change! It really is 100% mental. I have been trying to mentally get ready to cha... Read more

  • Went Blueberry Picking Yesterday

    8/6/2014 7:20:23 AM, by EDLEAR

    Yesterday afternoon I popped out to my blueberry patch to pick berries. I've been watching them diligently and knew it was time. Unfortunately... Read more

  • Taking advantage of the day

    8/5/2014 12:27:22 PM, by ACRAIG921

    I started today out with plans to take my son to his physical therapy. Therapy got cancelled so it worked out to my advantage. I dropped my... Read more

  • Looking ahead to August

    7/31/2014 11:20:25 PM, by ACRAIG921

    Since tomorrow is August 1 (also my son's birthday!), I am putting my August goals out there so I can be accountable and hopefully the scale will... Read more

  • Chased By A Hummingbird

    7/31/2014 7:38:23 AM, by EDLEAR

    This morning I enjoyed my coffee outside with the big guy. We could see the Milky Way. We watched two meteor showers, the Capricornids and the Pe... Read more

  • I DID IT!!!!

    7/30/2014 10:03:08 PM, by MISTY1127

    I am so proud of myself- I went out to do the Couch 2 5K week 3-day 1 tonight. The past two walk/jogs, I have had to do inside due to my daughte... Read more

  • Big Success

    7/30/2014 9:07:12 PM, by LIGNSS

    I really pushed myself the last two days and the scale and my clothes say it's working. I'm drained and fighting lethargy, but yet happy and pump... Read more

  • Time to make a change

    7/30/2014 2:34:59 PM, by ACRAIG921

    Last night I was reviewing all of my info here on SP including previous weights, measurements, etc all the way back to 2012 when I started. I wa... Read more

  • A different way to view lifes challenges

    7/30/2014 9:24:00 AM, by MISTY1127

    I went to church this week, and they were talking about life and its challenges. They used running a mile as a metaphor, and it really related t... Read more

  • Confession

    7/29/2014 8:09:16 PM, by MISTY1127

    I am obsessed with the scale. I weigh myself every morning, and at least once in the evening. I have tracked my weight fluctuations to "guess" ... Read more

  • Nutrition

    7/29/2014 8:01:00 PM, by MISTY1127

    I am doing a nutrition/diet program -Sanford Profile. It is sponsored and ran by a local hospital, and works by doing different phases. I st... Read more

  • Couch to 5K

    7/28/2014 8:59:54 PM, by MISTY1127

    Week 2 day 3 is done!!! I have had a little difficulty getting outside to do the running/walking with my daughter... she has lost a lot of... Read more

  • Riding the yo-yo

    7/28/2014 1:52:06 PM, by LIGNSS

    It's been a week now since I've been back. I'm so excited! Some days I make it and some days I blow it but the overall trend is clearly going in ... Read more

  • Introduction

    7/27/2014 5:00:40 PM, by MISTY1127

    Hello All, I started back on my journey about a little over two months ago. I quit smoking on May 15th, I realized that I smoked for over half... Read more

  • Low key Saturday

    7/26/2014 12:54:05 PM, by ACRAIG921

    After having a really rough night at work last night, including crazy patients, being understaffed and too much other crazy stuff happen that I c... Read more

  • Low key Saturday

    7/26/2014 12:54:05 PM, by ACRAIG921

    After having a really rough night at work last night, including crazy patients, being understaffed and too much other crazy stuff happen that I c... Read more

  • Dieting is hard

    7/24/2014 11:05:17 PM, by LOVETOBLADE

    Too bad losing weight isn't as easy as putting it on. Of course I didn't put this weight on overnight and I can't expect to lose it overnight...... Read more

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