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52 Cheez-it's and a glass of wine

Saturday, September 12, 2015      10 comments

Well, I’m sitting here thinking to myself I’m down 38 pounds. WOW! How cool is that? Down from 350 pounds. Let me say this about that. YES, I’m damn glad I am down 38 pounds. Pretty darn proud of myself to actually be truthful about it.... Read more

Proud Sparker!

Saturday, August 22, 2015      11 comments

Proud yes, but I have to remember what is contributed to Elvis Presley as saying, "If you let your head get too big it'll break your neck." Proud yes! Big headed? No way! So far I have succeeded in my weight loss endeavors through exercise... Read more

My pants size? Why Jumbo Petite of course!

Thursday, August 20, 2015      8 comments

Well, I could have sluffed off my walk today. I could have said, “It’s late.”, or “I’m tired.” Or I just want to kick back and relax with a glass or three of wine”. Is that OK? Would that have been all right? Do I really need to p... Read more


Monday, August 10, 2015      13 comments

Today I finally went BELOW the 330 mark on the "screamer". I was feeling SUPER about that until it said to me "OK, One of you guys have to get off now!" Well, at least I'm pretty sure that's what I heard in all the creaks and cracks and squeeks ... Read more

Hot! Hot! Damn Hot!

Friday, July 31, 2015      10 comments

Ever see the old Twilight Zone episode where the earth gets closer to the sun every day and people are dying in the streets and even at the end of the program the oil painting the artist was working on is melting, sliding down the canvas? ... Read more

Absolutely Tremendous Day

Tuesday, July 28, 2015      8 comments

Preparing dinner last night, which was my first try at oven baked chicken parmesan, I had a terrific, almost debilitating, pain in my left knee. It's the knee I'd had two surgeries on in the last 17 years. Not replacements mind you just rebuild ... Read more

Back at it again! after an EPIC 8 year fail.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015      10 comments

On April 1st 2007 I said "Goodbye 300ville forever!!!". Well I THOUGHT I had passed below the 300 pound limit forever. That was 8 years ago. Somewhere along the line I gave up Sparkpeople, gave up exercise, gave up the pride in accomplish... Read more


Sunday, April 01, 2007      4 comments

Went below 300 yesterday and DAMN!!!! Am I excited about that!!! I can't tell you the last time my scales saw ANY number that starts with a TWO unless my wife or somebody besides myself got on them. I didn't post yesterday because I just wanted ... Read more

I Feel Fat!

Tuesday, February 27, 2007      0 comments

Every morning when I weigh myself I step on the scale, look straight ahead, and when the scales have stopped screaming I look down to see what the damage is. Or at least look to see if I squeezed all the springs out of them. Also before I look d... Read more