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Phew! Finally!

Sunday, December 14, 2014      6 comments

Young Gavin Stuart finally decided to arrive on Dec. 5th at 11:29 pm. My poor daughter had a rough ti... Read more

Babies sure like to take their own sweet time....

Monday, November 24, 2014      6 comments

We have been on Baby Alert here since last night. My daughter has been having contractions all morning, about 20 minutes apart. She told me this and i did my immediate freak-out, so hopefully I can be calm and collected when we get our clue to... Read more

Not looking forward to tonight.....

Tuesday, November 18, 2014      6 comments

We are just about to wind up the sale of our house. Everything seemed to be going swimmingly....til today. Not gonna be a good time when my husband gets home. He's going to be furious. There will be drama. Oh, he won't take it out on me... Read more

Just for fun....

Tuesday, November 18, 2014      5 comments

This one always makes me laugh. emoticonRead more

Going pretty well, actually!

Monday, November 17, 2014      7 comments

Gave in to temptation and weighed myself. The scale might well need a new battery, or I am finally flushing all the excess sodium out of my system. Funny how we forget certain things...for a long time I was using baking soda in water two or th... Read more


Friday, November 14, 2014      6 comments

I succumbed to temptation this morning and weighed myself. Now, yesterday was a very hot and humid day here. I walked a lot, drank a lot of water, lunch was quite a bit saltier than I'm accustomed to. Everything was tracked. I made good ... Read more

And on the fourth day....

Friday, November 14, 2014      4 comments

.....I didn't go to the gym. I went with my daughter for a tour of the maternity ward where she'll have her baby. Parking is horrible at the hospital so we decided to cut our losses and just take the train into town. She wore her FitBit and b... Read more

And on the third day....

Wednesday, November 12, 2014      5 comments

Yesterday went really well with the tracking, staying within my calorie limit, and getting to the gym. I have decided to be grown-up enough to admit that I need to not eat the upper calorie level that Sparkpeople recommends. It just is too... Read more


Tuesday, November 11, 2014      5 comments

If I hadn't started making more positive changes, i would be seriously disgusted with myself right now. Monday was good. Good gym session, good food tracking. Fine and dandy. Yesterday was a complete wash. I started the day well, th... Read more

Every day a new day....

Sunday, November 09, 2014      3 comments

...Yeah, literally. Every day I start with good resolutions, by about 10:30am it all goes to hell in the proverbial handbasket. So, today I am making a concentrated effort to get out of that mindset. I went to the gym, made the effort t... Read more

Keepin' on keepin' on.

Monday, October 27, 2014      4 comments

High stress in MrsBennetts' household. Getting ready to sell the house, and all the attendant fun that goes along with that. Cleaning, cleaning, cleaning....I'm trying to handle the cleaning aspect so my husband can do the more fiddly things l... Read more

1st day back....

Monday, October 20, 2014      6 comments the gym. I am a stinky mess. :) I didn't lose any cardio endurance, but I did lose strength. Going to take some time to get back where I was. My main issue will be convincing myself I have plenty of time (which I do!) to g... Read more

Overwhelmed and determined to be in control.

Sunday, October 19, 2014      4 comments

Back home again after three weeks in Kansas with my father and family there. Was a nice trip, we didn't get a heck of a lot done that we set out to do, but we had time together and that was most important. My dad is quite rare in that he'll op... Read more

A lil' rant, and a new plan.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014      4 comments

Must be something in the air...or last weeks' Super Moon is still hanging around providing a negative influence. A dear friend who has a life far too full and a difficult husband sort of went off the rails two days ago. I am at a loss ho... Read more

A New Focus.

Tuesday, September 09, 2014      5 comments

I have been MIA since we returned from the States three weeks ago. Life is ramping up now and my head is spinning and it's hard to focus on much of anything. Nothing bad is happening, just the potential for changes - and very rapid changes. ... Read more

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