Well, hello there!  It’s been a couple of months since I sat down and typed up a blog post.  I hope you all enjoyed your holiday’s and have started your new year out on the right foot. There have been some changes on my end.  Dane and I are no longer living together and although [Read On]

Setting up for a good week


It’s a new week and a new month, so I thought I’d pop in and share some goals for the week.  Last week I had a bad head cold, so I only made it to the gym twice.  I postponed my leg workout on Friday but I didn’t wake up feeling any better on Saturday [Read On]

Pictures from our trip to Illinois



See You Soon

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I was all ready to get back into the swing of posting regularly and then I received news that my Dad suddenly passed away on Monday morning.  My heart just hasn’t been in it. Dane and I are heading to Illinois on Saturday to attend my Dad’s memorial service and spend time with friends/family. As [Read On]

Gluten Free and Random Weekend Happenings


For the last few months, I’ve slowly started letting gluten back into my diet.  As a result, I’ve been feeling more tired, my stomach has been more swollen and I’ve just felt “off.”   I take meds for my hypothyroidism but I feel like I notice the symptoms a lot more when I’m eating gluten.  So, [Read On]

Weigh in Wednesday – Week 1

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Holy moly, it’s Wednesday already!  I hope you all enjoyed your long weekend.  Before I get to my weigh in results, here are a few things that have been going on. I had my regular Monday workout with my trainer even though it was Labor Day.  We’ve been putting off checking my body fat because… [Read On]

Back to Weight Loss Mode

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I’ve been on a roller coaster lately when it comes to food.  I’ve always known that I tend to have an addictive personality but I’m realizing more and more how much power food has over me.  It’s time to take my power back for good and stop giving in to the temporary feelings that food [Read On]


I’m drawing a blank when it comes to the blog lately.  Normally this would mean that my eating has been out of control and I haven’t made an effort to work out in quite some time.  Thankfully, that isn’t the case this time.  I’ve been working out 6 days a week – 3 days with [Read On]

I’m alive!

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Wow, it’s been over a month since I blogged!  Believe it or not, I haven’t dropped off the planet and I haven’t been completely off track, either. So, what have I been up to? In the beginning of July, my son came to visit with his friend.  I had the week off from work and [Read On]