23 July 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Dieting Lesson: Not All Salads Are Healthy

Since being on this diet, salads have come to be my best friend. They are an easy meal to prepare at home and when dining out, just about every restaurant has a couple of good salads on their menu.  One thing I am learning though, is that just because it’s a salad, doesn’t mean it’s [...]

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01 July 2011 ~ 6 Comments

What Have I Been ‘Weight’ing For

I have been dieting again, and it’s finally working. Now, before you roll your eyes at me, remembering all those times I told you I was going to get in shape (see long list of links below), please give me a moment to explain. December 2007 – SparkPeople.com Rocks (I am back on a diet) [...]

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16 March 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Cincinnati Losers

I’m talking about getting back on track with my weight loss efforts over on Cincinnati Losers.  The past two weeks haven’t gone so smoothly so I am trying a few new things. You can read my blog post — here. Shannan This week: 4 miles

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12 January 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Mommy Bits After Dark….

If you are interested in checking it out, I posted again over on Cincinnati Losers about my weight loss efforts. Perhaps I can help you avoid the hurdles I am experiencing? Shannan

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07 January 2010 ~ 44 Comments

Get Your Sexy Back – SparkPeople.com’s The Spark Giveaway

GIVEAWAY CLOSED Last week I wrote about how I was once again trying to lose weight. Seems this gal got a little too friendly with the Cherry Cordial ice cream, letting her late night snacking habit get the best of her, and now she’s paying for it with drumstick thighs and a new ginormous rear [...]

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01 January 2010 ~ 5 Comments

I’m a Loser, or Should I Say I Want to Be One

So it’s that time of year where we all make pledges to get fit…..  I am making that pledge too.  If you’d like to join me on my weight loss adventure hop on over to Cincinnati Losers where I’ll be blogging about my efforts along with six other amazing gals. This time I’m not holding [...]

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10 November 2009 ~ 11 Comments

More of Me to Love… and I HATE it

It’s time to stop living the “culinary high-life” and get back on the diet wagon.  I am not sure how it happened, but this has returned: That’s right. My GI-normous, squishy butt and thighs are back.  It’s so depressing. I have no self-control and am now out of control. I can’t take it anymore!! For [...]

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09 March 2009 ~ 1 Comment

It’s Not Really “Working Out”

Ok. I am at it again. Trying to lose 15 lbs and to run a 5K before the summer’s end.  Head over to Cincinnati Losers to read today’s post and see how I am doing, or rather, NOT doing! Would love to hear how any of you are sticking to a workout routine!

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06 October 2008 ~ 4 Comments

Trying to be a Loser

Remember – it’s Monday so feel free to head over to Cincinnati Losers to read how I’ve been doing with my weightloss efforts. The last few weeks have been pathetic on my part and this week I’m putting it all out on the table.

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08 September 2008 ~ 5 Comments

A Milestone

As you know, for the past few weeks I’ve been working with six other ladies to lose weight. Well this week I hit a milestone, but I’m not going to tell you about it here. You’ll have to click here! It’s worth it… trust me, you’ll be proud.

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06 September 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Weight Watchers Membership Giveaway

We are giving away two memberships to Weight Watchers Online over at Cincy Losers. Click here to enter. You don’t have to be from Cincinnati to win (or lose!!).

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24 August 2008 ~ 2 Comments

I’m a Loser…. Or At Least I Hope to Be

As you know, I’ve been a little down in the dumps about my weight lately. I’ve really been wanting to get my act together and start getting back in shape, but I wasn’t sure I could do it on my own. Well now that’s no longer an issue….. Last week via twitter, something magical happened [...]

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20 August 2008 ~ 21 Comments

I think I am in Need of an Intervention

So I have a confession to make. I need help. I have been eating with reckless abandon for months and it has finally caught up with me.   This is my big ass. It used to be a little ass. See, I’ve been letting myself go. I won’t tell you my exact weight, but I [...]

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01 March 2008 ~ 17 Comments

Sometimes the Truth Sucks Butt

Sometimes the Truth Sucks Butt

Tonight I was hanging out in the kitchen with SM chatting with him while he finished his dinner. We were watching Paula Dean make black and white cookies with Elmo when my son, who is only 5, says to me, “Mom, you should go on a diet.” At first I don’t know what to say [...]

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30 December 2007 ~ 1 Comment

SparkPeople.com Rocks

From the Archives (January 15, 2007)Jan 08 -Like a lemming I have rejoined and am on a quest to loose 20lbs…….. I have been using a Web site called Spark People off and on for the last year and thought I would share my experience with you. Part of my new year’s resolutions last year [...]

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