Today is a happy day. The rains finally stopped, after 5 days worth of liquid sunshine. My toes have happily recovered from the sneaker debacle on Monday. And my new orthotic inserts have arrived.
I wore them this morning for a couple ho... Read more
Back in September, I was desperate for a new pair of walking shoes and sneakers, so much so that I went to a department store to buy them.
I had problems with the sneakers almost from Day One, where they blistered my baby toe on one foot. ... Read more
Sometimes I wish that I had more hours in a day, so I could accomplish more things. Today is one of those days. It's not like I had a slow day or anything, I was quite busy for a change. But I felt like I was neglecting a few key people in my... Read more
So, our freaky little GothDaughter turns 19 today.... the official drinking age in New Brunswick. :-D She's happy about this, so her dad (My Guy) & I are taking her out for supper tonight. GeekyGothBoy is working late tonight, so this was a g... Read more
Between working 2 days/week at my regular job and 3 days/week at NBISA, my brain is thoroughly messed up. Getting in cardio when at NBISA is still proving difficult, but I'll figure it out soon enough.
Which brings me to yesterday, at lunc... Read more
About 8 years ago, Mom found a lump around her lymphnodes, and because she's been vigilant about doing breast self-exams, when she found it, red flags went up immediately. She was one of the lucky ones, and within weeks she had surgery (they on... Read more
I finally remembered to add the squares from my Evil Plan on Saturday to the SparkRecipes. The link to it is:
recipes.sparkpeople.com/ recipe-detail.asp?recipe=1 301586&ff=1
Take a look at it, and see if you ca... Read more
Sometimes I just have to be sneaky. *evil giggle*
My Guy has been asking me to add more bran to his meals and snacks. I've been trying for almost 6 months to gradually add it in, while reducing other nutrients without giving up his likes ... Read more
Thursday nights are grocery nights, and it's the one night of the week that I will allow My Guy & I to have some sort of take-out for supper. I don't usually have the patience to cook anything after buying food. Weird, I know.
We usually ... Read more
There's something to be said about being the new kid on the block, especially when it's work-related. Today is my first full day with NBISA, and I've done a ton of reading already. I think my eyes are bugging out. :-P
I think it's a goo... Read more
The numbers game, oh how I love and loathe thee....
I know I shouldn't weigh myself more than once a day. Hell, I know I shouldn't weigh myself more than once a WEEK!
So I got on the scales yesterday morning, to see how much damage I'... Read more
Just a quick blog... I'm so far behind today! LOL
I still don't know when I'm going to NBISA, but it's going to happen. BossLady is still getting the finer details worked out with the projects manager over there, so it will most likely be... Read more
Just a quick blog today, I seem to be having problems committing to a daily blog. :-P
Work has been busy lately, so busy that I almost forget to log into Spark and log the previous evening's food. It's been busy because I'm getting ready ... Read more
I had really meant to blog yesterday before the end of the workday, but it looks like my workload is increasing, and cutting into my Spark posting time at work. How dare they?! LOL
Well, the Emotional Eating Beast is back under lock & key... Read more
Just when I think I have a handle on the Emotional Eating beast, something happens that triggers a specific response, and WHAM! the beast lives again. *sigh*
Last night, My Guy & I had a heated argument. I'm not looking for advice, I know... Read more