Broke the mini plateau : )
Although some places say weigh once a week, and others say daily, my wii fit plus takes over and does it daily. It has been incentive to keep with the program.
This morning on my regular scale, I hit 188 - lost a lb. first one in a month! Whew... Read more
Wii doin' fine! Rockin out, Singing my heart out, riding in a circle.
Wow, I am totally tired and sore right now, but grinning from ear to ear. I used the wii plus this evening to start my stretches before I did my cardio workout on my recumbent bike. I tried a few of the yoga moves on the wii, and could actually ... Read more
Just keep moving! 844 calories burned up!
That line reminds me of "Finding Nemo" - Just keep swimming. Well, I am not swimming, but I am moving, an... Read more
You are looking pretty terrific ~ Did you lose weight?
Yes, folks, it IS happening. Even though I haven't lost weight or inches in 3 weeks, friends and acquaintances recognize that I have lost weight, even while wearing my back brace that adds a few inches to my torso! yes yes yes YES!
Somethin... Read more
The CAT comes Back, just in time to celebrate Dr. Seuss!
Pumpkin, the prodigal cat, has once again defied the odds of losing a life, and returned. The first time he disappeared when he was about 1 year old and we were living in th... Read more
Two year olds in training
This morning was story time. Since the local school has classes for 3 and 4 year olds, as well as all day kindergarten, the little ones are who are left for story time. Although they may be cute, it is often hard to share a funny story with them... Read more
When the clock strikes 12
It may not be perfect, but it is my goal, to get to bed, or head that way, when the two hands meet at the top of the twelve. That usually assures me of 7 to 8 hours sleep, depending on back pain, and how quickly I can get to sleep.
So, I ha... Read more
Hitting a nerve
It's a good thing I had such a good day for most of yesterday, because then last night my back - stenosis, sciatica, nerve damage in neck and low back all kicked in to kick my butt and I hardly slept. When that happens the pain hangs on through ... Read more
Sparking family fitness and fun!
This morning my hubby checked me out while I was getting into my heart rate monitor, tried to goose me to get it going, lol.
Anyway, he said he would try to get on the recumbent bike later today.
My son set up the wii again last night - and ... Read more
Why won't it budge!
A rant. Albeit a short rant.
I weigh once weekly.
Again, I have not lost any weight or inches in 2 weeks.
I am frustrated. It took forever to finally break out of 190 to 189!
Is it the up in neurontin for nerve pain? (up to two/day... Read more
Pink Roses and then some...
My darling husband (of nearly 30 years) listened to me on Valentine's Day and did not buy me chocolate (Although I would have loved the edible bouquets with the fruit). He bro... Read more
One of the reasons I LOVE my job: BOOKS! and...
Let's face it, sometimes we all hate what we do, and other times we absolutely love it. Most of the time, and I really really mean that, I love what I do. I am a librarian. Nope, I do not wear my hair in a bun, but I do have glasses. I am not t... Read more
The incredible shrinking woman
Do you remember that movie? Lily Tomlin? I remember how she would climb in that great big chair and pretend she was a little girl. Sometimes I feel that way with how short I am.
When I went to the Dr. this week, I found out that I am shrink... Read more
Oh my aching neck, and ...
Well, I got back from the spine Doc today, and the nerve damage in my neck has affected my left arm due to the 2 herniated discs, stenosis and bone spurs. Looks like surgery is on the horizon, but probably still a way off due to it being Worker'... Read more
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Reflecting on the gift of love
Valentine's Day was a Sunday this year. The Ladies' class at church had decided it was a good day for their monthly luncheon. Naturally, the theme would be love. I had volunteered to prepare the devotional part. For the last few weeks my thought... Read more