So, my marathon training was going really well. My 20 miler was done, I was thisclose to heading into my stepping down weeks and then into taper. I was following Hal Higdon's plan and staying very close to his recommendations - I'd maybe add a m... Read more
UPDATE: Kittens have a forever home. Maizie is staying with us. :)
I caught a couple kitties recently and am looking for homes for them. They have been fully vetted - spay/neutered, microchipped. FIV/Leuk negative. Mom has her rabies and di... Read more
EDIT: OMG. Add half a fresh banana to the coconut cream pie one for BANANA COCONUT CREAM PIE. It's even creamier, a bit sweeter and fanflippingtastic. Recommended!
I've found a treat that I'm currently ... Read more
So, I've decided I'm totally going to run the TC Marathon this year in October. Work gets free entries (we're a sponsor!) and I know I can do it. I may have to go slow or even walk some bits, and I'm okay with that, but I know I can t... Read more
1. What did you eat for breakfast?
Oatmeal with melted banana, a tsp of cocoa powder and some left over young coconut meat. My calcium supplement.
2. How much water do you drink a day?
Usually 6. 8+ on a good day. I eat lots of produc... Read more
I'm not seeing in these pics what I see in the mirror for sure...
I'm a bit discouraged since my scale keeps climbing up a bit the last two weeks. Small amounts, I'm up about 3 lbs. total.
My waist measurement is the same. Navel and lowe... Read more
I couldn't have picked a better time to start P90X.
As my last blog showed I was rock bottom bad, super dire. I'd let healthy concern swing over into unhealthy obsessive bad stuff.
P90X changed that.
I'm currently in the midd... Read more
So, I completely LOATHE myself right now. Like, angry to the point of wanting to punch myself for being such a stupid, lazy, fat jerk.
I was afraid to weigh in this week because it would be my first since Jamaica. I didn't do TOO badly in ... Read more
I was curious to see how far I've come in the last couple months.
I hit my original goal weight about two month ago and then hit my even smaller "pie in the sky" goal weight about a month ago? I finished 30DS, ran my first 10K, ran my first su... Read more
I had a really odd night last night and wanted to share.
THIS is why eating too little is bad, folks.
I will note that this was unintentional and due to a very busy night, not an attempt to lose weight faster by eating less. ... Read more
Darn it, my seasonal affective disorder has kicked in and HARD...
I feel absolutely miserable.
"People who have winter-onset SAD often crave more food, especially foods with high carbohydrate levels. Therefore, people with winter-onset SA... Read more
This is a public service announcement.
Do you like seitan? Think veggie burgers are pretty darn tasty? Flip over tempeh? Think tofu is tops? But then you have a Tofurky and you go "blech!"?
Then you, my ... Read more
First of all, thanks for all the kinds words about my Jakey. His rattie friends and I are coping well enough. We all miss him but knowing I did the right thing for him helps my heart.
Secondly, I went shopping today. Like, for reals shoppi... Read more
www.huffingtonpost.com/a ri-solomon/animals-are-stu pid_b_336049.html
There are not enough words in my head to fully express how awesome this is. Agree, 100000%!
In a recent interview w... Read more