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Motivation on Vacation
Wednesday, June 21, 2017      0 comments

Stalled out for a week cuz frankly I am just sick of it. And when hyper-stress comes, this quickly takes the backseat. It shouldn't, but shouldn't is irrelevant. I just keep reminding myself that this will not be a straight run. It will be a se... Read more
New Things That Derail My Workout (And Why I Will Never Meet Mr. Wonderful at the Gym)
Thursday, June 08, 2017      3 comments

So - I am a total of 32 pounds down since I resurrected (again). I still have not broken the 200 lb mark, and I am looking to do that in the next two to three weeks. That being said, I thought more cardio (or ANY cardio) and strength training d... Read more
One Day Moooore!!!
Tuesday, April 18, 2017      4 comments

Okay so because I was in kinda disbelief of my scale yesterday I tried again today... 4 pounds down. Now THAT's more like it!... Read more
Same as Before
Monday, April 17, 2017      1 comments

So has anyone experienced weight loss stopping when you began with eliminating all sugars and carbs (other than veggie carbs) and then added some (and I mean some) of those things back in from natural sources - while keeping within the prescribe... Read more
The endless journey into the navel...
Monday, April 10, 2017      0 comments

So as I am learning more and more about internal things being connected to eternal things, I have marked my weight today. Twenty-two pounds down. I decided I'd like to see 190 before July 1st. The last time I saw that number was 1994.... An... Read more
Buried Treasure???
Wednesday, February 15, 2017      0 comments

What-is-my-DEAL??? I have asked this of myself many many many times. Today, I got an answer I was NOT looking for. So I started a new jo...I mean, "position". The short version? I began volunteering somewhere I thought I wanted to wor... Read more
And we're back in three...two...one...
Monday, September 19, 2016      3 comments

Seven and a half, really. Seven and a half months. I have been feeling that pull again, that nagging, "you need to get this right" from the peanut gallery that waves my life's to do list like a cue card in front of my face. It's okay, real... Read more
Personal Revie of the Day
Saturday, January 17, 2015      0 comments

I had a personal revie. Something I needed, and something I don't plan on going back on. I will NOT be a slave to make-up, hair care, or any other "thing" that is the "thing" of the day. I dress, or not dress, for me. Oprah, Wendy, and... Read more
Go you. Go me. Go We.
Friday, January 16, 2015      0 comments

So I'm kinda bummed that I didn't get into my calorie range today, but not so bummed because I still have the desire to keep going. In all this time I really haven't had that, and I hope it sticks around. However, since I was here a while... Read more
Sunday, January 11, 2015      1 comments

...I actually fell within my program calorie range for a day. WOAAAH. Watch your heads. I think the sky is falling.... Read more
Gifts for EVERY Mom?
Sunday, April 27, 2014      3 comments

Today Amazon made me laugh. Well, I made me laugh, but it started with Amazon's advertising which reads: Gifts for Every Mom! -Fun-loving Mom -On-the-Go Mom -Crafty Mom -Home Entertainer Mom -High-Tech Homemaker And I thou... Read more
Shock and Awe (Lessons from the King)
Tuesday, April 22, 2014      2 comments

Being someone coming from a seriously high calorie diet (mostly fast food and take-out, re- inspired by 1. my unwillingness to spend hours cooking every few hours and 2. being totally sick of sharing a kitchen with five other people) I was amaze... Read more
Such a BUM! ( A majorly rambling catch-up)
Sunday, April 20, 2014      2 comments

Man, what a bum. Looked at my goal and it was from LAST YEAR??? So, good morning from the least consistent person on the planet. (Or, at least a very competitive second. ) A goal I remembered did bring me back here, even though this ha... Read more
Sidenote: Fireflies
Friday, June 15, 2012      1 comments

While on our treck today I saw those little jars with the "fireflies" that respond to your touch on the jar and flutter around for your entertainment. I don't see much these days that really inspires me (as in, spontaneous wow thoughts) but toda... Read more
Things to Remember: CDS
Tuesday, June 12, 2012      2 comments

I just remembered something I noticed while working the circus. There were several much older men participating in many of the acts. So...when my brain starts the "you're too old" thing, I need to remember that, because it's not a theory, I witn... Read more