CHERMC's SparkPeople Blog CHERMC's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community I'm back to SparkPeople Gosh...looking at the last entry, it's been a long time. I went on a month long trip to Italy May-June of 2008 and came home to nothing but a lot of packing and moving. All the stress from moving from a home of 41 years over to the farm has not been kind to me eating as I should. <BR> We have an old house now with the front being built in 1832 and the back and my studio apt in lots of work has had to be done. We gutted the kitchen and remodeled one bathroom and repainted EVER... Tue, 31 Mar 2009 10:25:22 EST Busy busy busy I got all my paintings shipped out to Seattle at noon. Now I'm babysittig this afternoon with the grandkids. I felt a little guilty for not doing much with them lately so we made some brownies that they like and their grandad. I'm sending the rest home with them and had myself a banana, blueberry silk smoothie for 210 calories instead. <BR> I need to go drink more water as I forget when I'm busy...good thing I write them down. Wed, 25 Jul 2007 16:00:52 EST First journal entry As a challenge at the 60+ community....I'm making my first blog/journal entry. Who'd a ever thought that I'd be at a loss for words.???? <BR> <BR> I've been encouraged a little over the past month and a half to have lost a few pounds. It is coming off VERRRY slowly. I know part of that is due to lack of exercise. However, I can remember, that for me, exercise also increases my appetite. That's poor excuse for a lack of working out. I keep thinking of it every hovers there in the ba... Sun, 22 Jul 2007 16:27:07 EST