Turn That Frown Upside Down – #NSNation Update Week 37 #samp

I am going to severely honest here -- I think I've always had some form of low self esteem. If you've ever met me in person, you have have a hard time believing that. I am one of those people can talk to anyone. I can get up and give speeches. Heck, when I was thin in high school, I thought I was fat. According to the BMI, I still fall into the ...continue reading

What having surgery taught me . . . .

Now, if you follow me regularly, you will know that exactly one week ago I was having an ablation done.  This was done to control the last 5 years of what doctors would call "breakthrough bleeding".  I like to call it the neverending period.  After we would spend months figuring out a birth control that would control this, my body would laugh and start up all ...continue reading

I Lost a Kindergardener – #NSNation Update – Week 22

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I know I probably have you all confused right now. What does the picture of Will and a losing a kindergardener have in common? And what does that have to do with weight loss? Well, I was talking with a friend and fellow blogger last week who felt like a failure because even though she had lost 150 lb., she still had so much more to go. For me, 150 pounds ...continue reading

#NSNation Update – Week 15

So  a weird thing happened on the way to Madison's First Communion this weekend.  I had a stressful long week.  I skipped Zumba, so I could get my house ready.  I didn't even mow the lawn to help Bill out (he did it himself!).  I ate some "real" food instead of all Nutrisystem food.  I was terrified of weighing in this morning. That all being said, since I ...continue reading