I'm up slightly, so I've still got 99 pounds to go. I've always liked this song, but prefer it in German. It's about the Cold War, and particularly about divided Berlin... Read more
It could be normal but it isn't quite ....
99.9 is pretty close to the number of pounds I still need to lose. It's less, actually, but if I rocket past goal, well, who's to say? ... Read more
Everyone wears masks.
Not just today, but every day.
We hide our true feelings. We tamp down our preferences. We sequester our opinions. We shunt aside who w... Read more
It's almost Halloween. The building at work is making haunted sounds (actually, that's just construction happening next door), the server is doing all sorts of odd and unexpected thin... Read more
Come on the amazing journey.
Take my hand and let me show you how I've gotten this far. This is my own personal roadmap. Your mileage may, of course, vary. But th... Read more
Thank you falettinme
Be mice elf agin
Thank you all. I am touched (well, more tetched than usual).
Today you named me not only Done Gal o' the Day but also an SP Motivator... Read more
Well, I did it! I have lost 100 lbs.
Okay, 100.8, but who's counting?
I am, silly!
This is the view from the middle of the road. And it's fabulous. Both ends are fuzzy ... Read more
I saw my friend again today.
We had a lovely conversation about, well, all sorts of silly stuff. Nothing too deep or earth-shaking, but we did both talk about my... Read more
Well, actually, it is. It's your hair and what you do with it, and its color and cut, and jewelry and scarves and hats and gloves and shoes. It's belts and sashes and even bandannas. ... Read more
We all know or hear of whatever trends come down the runways of Paris or Milan, every season. And, for the most part, those trends don't affect us until they hit the knockoff circuit,... Read more
The somewhat creepy Gilliamesque animation is, well, odd.
I suspect that most of us have heard of the following book: Color Me Beautiful by Carol... Read more
I've been dumping a lot of my old clothes, either giving them away to friends or Goodwill, and that's gotten me to think, more than I have in a long time, about what clothes really me... Read more
Actually, it's got plenty. I'm not talking about time running out -- I'm talking about a standard hourglass figure getting smaller.
Because it is.
It's time f... Read more
Note: a few of the images on this Youtube might not be 100% suitable for younger folks. Do use discretion. Thanks.
Anyway -- I was thinking about some of the thin... Read more
I suppose it has shown a bit in the last few blog posts -- I'm not as cheerful as I had been.
This is inevitable, I suppose. Up moods, like down moods, do not last forever.
... Read more