GALINJAPAN's SparkPeople Blog GALINJAPAN's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community Is the grass always greener on the other side of the fence? I don't write often... I don't know why... It is just what it is. <BR> <BR> When someone is living their dream life, it is sometimes hard to complain or feel sorry for oneself. I know it is for me. I am living in a country that for so many can only dream of visiting a few weeks in their lifetime. Every time we have a few days, we travel to exciting places, experience exciting new things. I have a great son that is excelling in everything he does... And a loving husband, the rock of my... Wed, 6 Feb 2013 03:53:42 EST First official weigh in and Mom's old fashioned recipes Well... I did something I've never done before. Loose more than a half pound in a week. I lost 4! I knew I was cutting my calorie intake by more than half, only by not drinking Coke, so I decided not to include any exercise. That was a great decision on my part since I was two days on my back with a migraine from caffeine and sugar withdrawal. But I survived. I also took out mom's old recipe book and started cooking old fashion recipes that require little or no ingredients other than m... Fri, 13 Jan 2012 19:56:23 EST