I had WAY TOO MUCH FUN!!!!
Last night we attended a cocktail reception for the launch of a Canada -Ireland feature film called "THE ISLAND" written by Eleanor Mc Grath
Her and her husband Finbarr Mc Carthy are executive producers of the production, This cocktail party ... Read more
Friday weigh in, and still holding up!
OK I am up and about but NOT AWAKE....O BOY!!! ( and I even set my alarm earlier!!) lol
This morning I got DD off to school, and before I got dressed I treated myself to a quick facial scrub so that my skin would look all nice and fresh and ... Read more
Made it to the pool today!
Well It has been a busy day!
This morning 9 am I was at the Spa and Salon to get my eyebrows done!
Threading is PAINFUL!!! ( I was saying to myself silently : " ouch , ouch ouch !!!")
but at least then there is no redness, whereas waxin... Read more
O boy Fighting to be fit!
FIghting to be fit, and I don't mean the FITNESS kind of fit.
Seems everywhere I turn people are sick!
DS has a snotty nose, Dh felt like HE was fighting something in the last few days, niece is sick, colleagues at work are sick!
AND... Read more
This side of 145 Lbs looks Sooo good! and feels even better!
This morning I am down to 144 lbs, YAY!!!
( avoiding that vending machine worked) and also the fact that I am over the TOM bloat now also helps!
The pants I wore to work last week were tight and bulgy, esp around the ABS!!!
LAST NIGHT I ... Read more
Planning for the week ahead......
I have 2 MAJOR events happening this week:
First is the cocktail party on FRI eve....downtown , hob nobbing with the MAYOR....of the CITY and attending the launch of the movie "the Island"....
I have a dress to fit into! ( inspite of the ... Read more
Easter Blog ....3 cakes, pancake breakfast , family gatherings and easter celebrations.....
So the damage is 1.6 LBS up ,after Easter weekend, now to expect me to be the same or have LOST is unrealistic! Easter comes but once a year!
I know it is a temporary gain so no panicking yet! ( wow I AM LEARNING!~!!! )
I am pleased with... Read more
Before and after pix - Hair cut!
Fri April 2 was my annual hair cut, you laugh, but I have been trying to grow my hair , and it has taken me a year and 2 months to get back to the hairdresser! lol it has grown out pretty well and since MY BENNY is a great cutter, the cut can la... Read more
Hot cross buns and swim work out.....
This morning was HOT CROSS BUN morning, being good Friday it is traditional for us to remember the Sacrifice of Christ on this day and have hot cross buns for breakfast. The Cross on top is a great visual reminder!
I am cooking fish for dinne... Read more
Hypoxic breathing and annual Haircut ...( unrelated)
Well today was swim day!
and we did 2400 metres in 90 min!
while we were swimming we did 2 HYPOXIC breathing sets
for those who don't know what that is, it is when you swim without breathing.
Hypoxic (low oxygen) training involves the... Read more
I was LOST but now I'm FOUND...
For anyone who has known me long enough you will remember the beginning of winter my DD lost her JACKET and we searched and searched and it was such a mystery....well since then I have been making it a habit to stroll past the "LOST AND FOUND" t... Read more
I'm having a really GREAT DAY so far!
My day started with some EAT CLEAN STEEL CUT PORRIDGE made in the slow cooker! YUM! with a touch of maple syrup and milk, and a cup of coffee!
I walked the kids to school, then made a chocolate cake, ( for the EASTER CELEBRATION) ....
then ... Read more
The Lake has awoken from it's winter sleep, and I had a great swim today!
This morning I COULD NOT RESIST taking my camera down to the Lake to get some shots of the sun rising over the silvery water! it was so beautiful! ( seriously I need a new camera!!! mine is held together with screws and it has been dropped more ... Read more
The VERSACE DOES NOT FIT!!lol ( warning no make up tho! )
Ok so I got the Versace dress today, borrowed, and it is too tight at the bottom and too loose on top!
thankfully my friend has a back up dress too!
so here is the pic of the VERSACE since I will probably never wear it again, and then l... Read more
The thing about Squash soup......
This is what my world looks like today ,the Lake is defrosted and it is rainy, the weather network says the sun will come out later, but that remains to be seen!
It was so f... Read more