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10th day....
Wednesday, January 13, 2016      0 comments

10th day & still REALLY slow but I know I'm doing good with my calories will catch up soon. Made my 1st pot of bean soup yesterday as I had a big old ham bone left from Football party on Sunday Boy was it yummy though I only had 1/3... Read more
Monday, January 11, 2016      0 comments

Well its been 1 week today. I have done very close to my best. Yesterday, Playoff day we entertained & I cooked as I love to do. Ham & Swiss sliders, Italian Meatballs, Meat & Cheese platter, chips, dip and my own super duper potato salad. ... Read more
Saturday, January 09, 2016      5 comments

Day 6 & the scale still has not moved. At my age my metabolism must have died & forgot to tell me! I have been 100% on my food plan which is l300 cals per day or less. Just had lunch.... ... Read more
DAY 4---Boo Hoo Hoo
Thursday, January 07, 2016      4 comments

Well I am getting into routine. Not thrilled w/whats happening re: actual lossage but I have been around long enough to know it will come. As you get older you definitely slow everything down including metabolism. I think mine has stopped. I ... Read more
Day 3
Wednesday, January 06, 2016      3 comments

All righty....not starting the day as I really expected. 2 totally perfect calorie days under belt and....I gained a lb. I know....don't bother w/scale. Weigh 1 week or 1 month! Yea well, not happening here. Yes I was shocked to see the... Read more
1 DAY DOWN!!!!
Tuesday, January 05, 2016      3 comments

First day I rocked my food plan. I know counting calories & reducing "whites" is what works for me. I will try to stay around 1200 cals to gt a good start on this latest journey. I do follow rather unconventional methods. I taught WWs... Read more
Monday, January 04, 2016      1 comments

Monday, January 04, 2016 Let me start this by saying.........Woo Hoo..I'm back! AGAIN..... . My food & my kitchen calls to me. I love to cook & I love to eat! The holidays have really gotten me this year plus dh is wonderful at "giving me pe... Read more
Back & Serious...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015      2 comments

I know & you know it is an ever recurring theme.....Back & Serious! After eating my way thru the cold snowy winter I am back. Praying spring is in the offering I got serious last Thursday. Am down about 8 lbs with 30 to go. Hopefull tomor... Read more
Being Prepared & Having What We Need...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014      2 comments

Yes, this is a true statement. I attribute my weight loss success probably 60% to Salads. Luckily I love them & have found Walden Farms Dressings which makes my life wonderful!!! I really don't like diet dressings so imagine my surpr... Read more
Day 4
Thursday, December 11, 2014      0 comments

Day 4 and I'm psyched. I have been very good. Even with cooking for DH & his brother who is working/staying with us. Today had lettuce wedge w/cherry tomatoes, onions & dash of feta using my Walden Farms dressing. For dinner had Turkey Meatba... Read more
Happy Birthday To Me...
Tuesday, December 09, 2014      10 comments

My birthday week and this is the best gift I can give myself. Having COPD & never having smoked is infuriating but...what you gonna do! I have coughed profusely for the past 6-7 years & am having trouble living normal life anymore..I am so di... Read more
Friday, July 18, 2014      2 comments

Well, its been awhile. Here I am again....back where I need to be. I have been sure enjoying myself & in that I have gained 8 lbs. I am back as of yesterday where I need to be. Where I lost 52 lbs. My class reunion is coming up & I w... Read more
Thursday, February 13, 2014      1 comments

Big snow event all up & down the east coast. My biggest problem trying not to eat & eat. Anyone else main fun in snow is cooking? Yesterday I made fabulous Shrimp Marinara and ... Read more
Friday, Friday....
Friday, February 07, 2014      2 comments

Oh I think that song is actually "Monday, Monday"! Wonderful day...My 3 P's (Prayer, Pushaways & Perseverance) are fully in place. given a great verse Mark 14:38.. Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is... Read more

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