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The past few weeks have been full of ups and down. I haven't worked out for a few weeks and I've only managed to maintain my weight (no loss).

I went through some emotional ups and downs,...

I am very happy to report, that I have reached the 30 pound weight loss mark.

This is not a quick fix diet, it not a temporary solution. This is me, changing my life, one pound at a time....

I am excited to announce my participation in this year's NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). The goal is to write a 50,000-word novel in...

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What a beautiful Fall day... the sky is blue, the leaves are changing and all is right in my world.

I am enjoying this day, by doing a few repairs around the house. I'm enjoying the music...

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Today is a good day.

I heard back from my doctor about my blood work and scans, and it's not bad. Not everything is perfect, but nothing appears to be catastrophic. My bloodwork was very...

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So, I was drying my feet, after getting out of the shower today, and found this near the underside of my big toe, on my left foot. 

It's just over a 1/4" in diameter; it feels like a...

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The past 2 days I've been feeling under the weather, like I'm catching a cold or something. Still, I'm not going to let this bring me completely down.

I am taking a break from the exercise...

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I did my orignal weigh-in on July 15, 2014, but officially began my nutrition program on July 21, 2014. Today marks the 2 month anniversay of my fitness renewal efforts. I am so excited to report...

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Today is the beginng of my journey to getting my life back.

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I returned home after vising family in Buffalo, NY about 2 weeks ago. It was good to see them again; way too much has passed since I last saw my family. However, now that I'm back home and my knee...

This site is used to chronicle me life, in snippets. My life through it many changes.

A few things that I'm working on at the moment are my fitness, my reading and my writing.

It's official! On Friday, August 22nd, 2014, my nephew Curtis (aka Deuce) married his fiance Summer.

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Today, I was at the park with my husband, daughter and a few other parents and children from our homeschooling group, when all of a sudden, we are approached by a police officer. Someone had...

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I am so psyched... in 12 days, the new season of Doctor Who comes out.

I've been vegging out on past episodes of Doctor Who, on Netflix, while doing work around the house.

My coffee...

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Welcome to another fabulous Sunday.

The photo today is one that was taken months ago, back when I had my hair in kinky twists. I love the style.

Yesterday, I did my weekly weigh-in,...

When I wake up in the morning and I need a reason to smile, I need only look in the four corners of my life. I smile when I see my daughter or my husband, but I also smile at the playfulness of my...

Today's yummy breakfast consists of:

  • 5 oz Mountain High Lowfat Yogurt
  • 118 g Banana
  • 15 g Raw Almonds
  • 10 g Organic Lite Agave Nectar
  • A...
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I finally got around to posting my before pictures; I took them on July 24th of this year, that 2 weeks ago.

As you can see, I'm out of shape and am painfully aware of how I have let myself...

Today's breakfast bonanza. Yum!

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After coming across the Arthur Boorman video (see I Won't Give Up post), I felt a shift in my core. I haven't felt this way since...