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Tuesday, June 03, 2008      2 comments

These things have been rolling around in my head, and I have to get them out. Here they are, in no particular order... I am too fat to get health insurance. When I quit working for the state in December, I tried but was rejected (ouch!). ... Read more
18 days and counting
Saturday, March 15, 2008      1 comments

Last night I got info from the travel agency--we leave for Israel in 18 days!!! I haven't done anything about getting physically ready for this trip, so that was my wake-up call. Went walking this morning and planning to work up to 1 hour/day.... Read more
Friday afternoon ramblings
Friday, February 29, 2008      1 comments

First, I have to get something off my chest. My grand ideas of being really strict with my eating went out the window. As you can tell, since I haven't blogged or logged my weight in a month...I can't believe its been a month. Just another in... Read more
Do you believe it?
Friday, January 25, 2008      1 comments

I had this realization a couple of weeks ago, but have been thinking about it a lot lately, so I thought I'd put it out there. Along with losing weight, I've been working on getting out of debt using Dave Ramsey's principles. If you're trying ... Read more
Day 2, speed bumps
Wednesday, January 23, 2008      3 comments

Day 2 of my experiment did not go nearly as well as day 1. I was very hungry all day. I thought it was due to not having fat & sugar, but I think I need a lot more complex carbs. I think that will help me feel satisfied longer. I'm not very ... Read more
The first day
Tuesday, January 22, 2008      2 comments

I'm apologizing in advance, this is rambling... Yesterday was the first day of my 8 week detox. I thought I might get a headache from no caffeine, but that hasn't happened yet. I've been peeing like crazy, which gets old. I'm working on ... Read more
Friday, January 18, 2008      2 comments

I didn't want to put this on the main page, but wanted to record it somewhere. I struggle with setting reasonable goals--usually I'm too agressive in setting the goal, then give up when it is out of reach. I want the miracle change that will c... Read more
Doing it for me
Wednesday, January 16, 2008      2 comments

God keeps bringing this lesson around to me, and one of these days I'm going to get it...I have to live my life for me. I don't mean that in a selfish "life is all about me" way. I mean that I have to figure out what will work best for me, the... Read more
You are what you eat
Tuesday, January 15, 2008      2 comments

I've been watching this show on BBC America for a few weeks. I'm absolutely addicted. Basically, this nutritionist comes in, looks at people's crappy diets, then puts them on an 8 week detox diet that is basically whole foods, no red meat or d... Read more