The Attempt is Half the Battle

Happy Friday to you all!! I am extremely pleased to say that I finally have some good news to report… [more]

The Attempt is Half the Battle The Attempt is Half the Battle

Transformation Tuesday

I always see these "Transformation Tuesday" posts floating around and thought I would add mine. These… [more]

Transformation Tuesday Transformation Tuesday

Wednesday Update

  I will admit that I am continuing to work my way back into success on my food plan . At the moment… [more]

Wednesday Update Wednesday Update

Tuesday Update and #Tuesdaytip

Welcome to Tuesday!! I noticed the hashtag #tuesdaytip going around twitter so I thought I would share… [more]

Tuesday Update and #Tuesdaytip Tuesday Update and #Tuesdaytip

The Ritual of Monday

      I used to always start a diet on Monday. It seemed like Mondays were always full… [more]

The Ritual of Monday The Ritual of Monday

The Attempt is Half the Battle

August 29, 2014
10612545_10204825776583636_4948665786530871766_n

Happy Friday to you all!! I am extremely pleased to say that I finally have some good news to report with my weight loss.  As you know, I gained close to 50 pounds back of the weight I lost.  It didn’t happen all at once but it happened.  At different times, I have lied to [...]

7 comments Read the full article →

Transformation Tuesday

August 26, 2014
10635976_10204846319857205_5227004515747835912_n

I always see these “Transformation Tuesday” posts floating around and thought I would add mine. These were taken about 5 years apart. As my Nana used to always say—Health Is Wealth! I may be 5 years older but I feel 5x better! Still working on it but I’ll get there! Losing weight is hard but [...]

4 comments Read the full article →

Wednesday Update

August 20, 2014
ab20003d7af5e3bc05064cc538e6b63c

  I will admit that I am continuing to work my way back into success on my food plan . At the moment I seem to have about  4 good days followed by 2 bad days.  This is still progress for me considering I was really off track before and now I am mostly on [...]

10 comments Read the full article →

Tuesday Update and #Tuesdaytip

August 19, 2014
484453_347632195358686_578172453_n

Welcome to Tuesday!! I noticed the hashtag #tuesdaytip going around twitter so I thought I would share one of the most helpful tips I’ve ever been given on the weight loss journey.  When I first started out at 417 pounds, my brother gave me this basic rule to live by and it has literally been [...]

6 comments Read the full article →

The Ritual of Monday

August 18, 2014
today_is_the_day

      I used to always start a diet on Monday. It seemed like Mondays were always full of so much promise. I enjoyed looking forward to Mondays actually because on Fridays the Mondays would give me hope without pressure. On Friday,  Monday seemed sooooo far away. And the best part about that was the [...]

6 comments Read the full article →

Back To School Survival Kit for Kids (Non-Food related)

August 16, 2014
IMG_2653

  We recently moved and the kids started their new school this week.  Of course our nerves are in high gear.  Everything is new! They are riding the bus which is new.  They are going to a new school and have to make new friends.  New is the name of the game.  And one of [...]

1 comment Read the full article →

The Death of Robin Williams and the great myth of “getting help”

August 12, 2014
ROBIN3

  So yesterday I found out that Robin Williams died and most likely due to suicide.  It was public knowledge that Robin Williams suffered from depression (more specifically bipolar disorder). He had spoken publicly about it.  So when the world learned that he most likely committed suicide, I started seeing the typical comments that I [...]

34 comments Read the full article →

Excuse my Neuroses!

August 7, 2014
7687782932_7e579ac0e2

So yesterday I wrote in my blog how a church I had visited with Amanda followed up by sending her an email and two phone calls…. But ME? NADA NOTHING ZIPPY And then I launched into all the reasons for why they probably contacted her and not me I felt paranoid and disappointed and generally [...]

11 comments Read the full article →

Stress, Updates, and Ramblings

August 6, 2014
tumblr_mc6aciX7x61qbnx7fo1_500

Hey everyone! I’m trying to update here regularly but it is still hard when every other day is a struggle.  At the moment, I am still dealing with a lot of things related to my move.  I am still trying to get the house in order and waiting for things to arrive such as patio [...]

8 comments Read the full article →

Monticello and Michie Taverns

August 5, 2014
1796890_10202454580460992_319201353492133670_o

Hey everyone! So one of the great things about living back in Virginia is the fact that I can take the kids to places I went growing up. My mother was a history buff.  She actually got her undergrad college degree in History before she earned her Masters in Library Science.  My mom was a [...]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
7 comments Read the full article →