Only two weeks ago I launched my "Thriving for Thirty" initiative. I set out to Lose the weight that I've gained over the last 3 years (60-65 pounds) Maintain some great relationships with friends and family Make better use of my finances Be a more happy individual I could have easily called this "Thin … Continue reading Thriving for Thirty Week 3 Update
I saw this sign while walking around Tupper Lake nearly a decade ago and it still makes me laugh. We later learned that it's a sign for an information center but I still think back to it when I'm looking for an elusive answer to one of life's questions. This post is part of the … Continue reading When I Asked For A Sign I Didn’t Mean THAT One
Few people understand what I've been struggling with mentally, physically and emotionally in the last few years. I can't even try putting it to words. In three years so much has changed in my life. Career, friends, I got a horse, my life's purpose (and the struggle to even know what it is), oh and … Continue reading October 1st and a New Beginning
The next journal prompt of this series makes me feel like such a brickhead. Prompt: Are you really too busy to change your habits?Do you spend hours in front of the computer or television? If you took a “media fast” how much time would you have to connect with friends, exercise, and find better foods? … Continue reading I’m a Brickhead
I've been naughty. In my health support group I have posted journal entries and never actually journalled myself so I'm catching up now. Journal Prompt: What are the top 3 emotions or mental habits that keep you from your health goals? Depression/anxiety: My depression often gets me into long periods of sadness about a bleak … Continue reading Catching Up
Seriously though....I'm beginning a journey to reclaim my health. Only 3 years ago I was in the best shape of my life and now I'm at my worst. I began a support group on Facebook and as we prepare for our diet changes I've begun us all on a journal challenge. While some choose to … Continue reading Keeping a Journal….Dear Diary….
When I was in college I gained weight....REALLY gained weight. It began in senior year of highschool; every other day I enjoyed a half-day. My best friend and I chose a new restaurant to dine in throughout the year. We made a list of local eateries and drew randomly from a jar. It hurt my wallet … Continue reading My Glass Is Always Full