Monthly Archives: April 2010

27 posts

Mamavation Monday

This week has been full of win for me.  Let’s see, I worked out every day last week and yesterday I completed my first 5K.  I didn’t run it, I walked it.  I’m still recovering from some health issues but I did it and I’m pretty darned proud of myself.  Lemme tell […]

Fruits & Veggies More Matters

Ever since I started my weight loss journey in January, getting enough fruits and vegetables has been a big struggle for me.  Not because I don’t like them, but because I’m never quite sure how many fruits and vegetables I need or what really makes up a serving.  Well, now […]

She Colors My Day

I remember when I was first diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer about ten years ago.  I stood in the middle of the kitchen, holding the phone, the doctor had just said “You have a little bit of cancer.  Do you have any questions?”  Before I could respond, she hung up the phone.  […]

Weigh~In Wednesday

Today is the final weigh~in of the Spring Fling weight loss competition that’s being hosted by The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans. I’m sad to see this end but I’m also kind of happy. I’m sad because I’ve enjoyed interacting with my girls at Team Off the Oreos ~ they have been so […]

Mamavation Monday

Ok, keep walking…  there’s nothing to see here… Really, there is nothing to see here.  I took a break last week.  I mean I did absolutely nothing ~ no workouts, no monitoring what I ate, I didn’t bother with the water, etc.  Why?  Because I was burnt out.  I felt […]

I Did the Big Chop…Kinda~Sorta

I started transitioning from relaxed hair to natural hair in July of last year.  I am totally enjoying the freedom and liberty that comes with natural hair.  Last week, I cut the last bit of relaxed hair off (I was so incredibly frustrated and tired of dealing with dual textured […]