Ah, another weekend, another week passed .... 3 weeks to vacation
My mother always said "don't wish your life away" but some things are worth it.
When I was a kid, there was always something to look forward to and it all took forever to get there. That is why time goes slower when you are young, I am s... Read more
great ideas received, thank you; info everyone should be aware of !!
In regards to my prior two blogs and the subjects created on ‘post a message’ area, I have received some wonderful info and suggestions regarding this issue, and thank everyone for their replies!
It appears many folks have experienced the s... Read more
Thanks for all the replies/suggestions/comments on my last blog, seems same results for other folks
As you know from my last blog, I have a bone to pick here.
I got lots of replies and ideas as to what may be happening with the calorie and nutrition count difference, I am also going to contact SparkPeople and see what they thi... Read more
GRRR; Why is the exact same recipe on one website showing 217.2 cal's per serving less than Spark?
So, this is odd, strange, weird, whatever and it is very upsetting to be honest here. I am pissed off and looking for your help here folks ........
Made a recipe from allrecipes.com (which I love) and it gave me the breakdown of calories a... Read more
I guess I'm going thru a plateau period here ....
Well, I have not changed weight for quite a few weeks, and before that only lost 2 lbs. after a fair few weeks. I don't believe I am doing anything differently, so on the body adjusting time I suppose.
I was hoping to drop another 5 lbs. b... Read more
Alberta's weather continues to baffle me! (From Canada)
We are well known for our summer thunder storms. In fact, our neighbors are from the Maritimes, and they had no idea until we had one last June. They actually stood outside in the cold rain watching the awesome lightening!
But ... Read more
Oh, My Goodness, now this is a meal (very seasonal, very filling, and so yummy!)
Pumpkin Black Bean Soup ........ makes 6 servings
(370 calories, fat 7, saturated fat 1,
protein 13, fiber 13, sodium 812, carbs 63)
2 T. olive oil
1 medium onion, cut in small dices
Juice and zest of two limes (divi... Read more
I do really want to escape this winter wonderland they call home
well, yesterday it snowed for the first time this season, fall that is, not winter, still the fall.
would someone let the weather people know what season it is.
it is darned cold, +2 Degrees, will be 5 below zero overnight, and snow... Read more
WHAT THE HECK HAPPENED TO FALL? .... FIRST DAY OF SNOW TODAY
Well, I guess we don't get any fall this year, we have gone from lovely summer days to this morni... Read more
One month today I will be in the Carribean cruising ...
Ah, I can't wait, so looking forward to this trip.
I leave on Nov. 9th and not back until Nov. 28th ...... and best of all I will miss some of the winter I tolerate every year. It will make the season so much shorter.
Since it's al... Read more
HAPPY THANKSGIVING CANADA !!!!
Well, once again the long weekend is coming to an end, and I feel like I now need a weekend, I am exhausted. I started cooking/cleaning this morning as soon as I got up EARLY.
Turkey, ham, dressing, carrots, brussel sprouts, scallope... Read more
HOORAY - Finally I am in the normal BMI range, started end of Jan/12 in the obese range
I started off in the obese weight range when I first started to be serious about eating healthy, taking better care of myself and loosing weight. I can't believe in this short a time I have made it to the normal range (only by one lb. but I'... Read more
From the mouths of babes, these are quite cute (and funny!)
Bloopers of children
Some bloopers of biblical proportions written by Sunday School students of both the Christian and Jewish persuasion:
In the first book of the bible, Guinessis, God got tired of creating the world, so he took... Read more
For all the Canadians out there, HAPPY THANKSGIVING --- Behave yourselves!
Well, this weekend is Thanksgiving in Canada, hoping it warms up a bit out there. It is 2 degrees right now, hard to believe it was 25 degrees last week (this is not farenheit, multiply number by 2 and add 30 for the american measurement of te... Read more
This home alone stuff is FANTASTIC
Well, in 1/2 hour, my time alone will come to an end. I had a great time entertaining myself.
Cooked, read, sat around, watched T.V., danced alone in my living room (teehee), shopped, played with our 2 dogs and now it is coming to an e... Read more