I love crumpets, they are such a treat - keep them in the fridge, pop them in the toaster, use a scant pat of butter for two crumpets, a half tbsp of jam on each (raspberry or strawberry or apricot are my personal faves) - accompanied by two cup... Read more
I think I burned calories just holding on - it was a wild and crazy day of sailing! We had a great time, despite freezing weather (for us) and opting to not snorkel. Oh, and they fed us well, but I ate minimally and my lunch sandwich was more ... Read more
The camper van we've rented is pretty high off the ground - I can manage to climb into the cab section when we're parked next to a curb (or kerb, in Aussie).
But when I'm climbing in from the ground up, well, I'm a bit short to get in eas... Read more
And I'm already IN Australia! (You have to read the book if that doesn't make sense.)
So, it started with me going over to the neighborhood medical center to get an appointment for the doctor, just to get lab tests to send to my US doctor,... Read more
Not jealous of your weight loss per se - no, jealous because he thinks other men are looking at you?
I can't figure out if it's just my DH, if he's imagining men looking at me with lust in their eyes (his words, not mine!), or what - becaus... Read more
We're in a camper van. Small. Every chore becomes an exercise - in juggling, space creating, strength training, even cardio.
To make the bed:
First move items off the benches and into the cab of the van. Also move luggage from the f... Read more
DH and I have very different eating habits - his favorite vegetable is french fries. Really, I'm not joking. He will actually say that.
So when we shop for groceries, he picks out one thing, I pick another. At home, we often have two kin... Read more
Just a quick note to let people know we're in our camper van, squeezed in with all of our stuff, and headed north along the coast.
We're camped at a caravan park in Towoon Bay, which may or may not be on a map - very tiny place, but this ... Read more
I went to the Art Gallery of NSW today (had a great time). And one of the things I always enjoy about visiting art museums/galleries is having lunch at the cafe.
I could have had the scones, with jam and cream. With tea, of course. One o... Read more
I won 500 sparkpoints, so I bought a PARTY!!!!
Come to my sparkpage and hang out!!!! Hats, balloons, tasty eats (low cal, of course) - and your favorite music to dance off the calories!!!!!!
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My Sparkie friend Watermellen asked a question about the politics and morality of obesity (and how some people judge overweight people) - and it raises many questions that we, as a society and in our Spark World, need to think about and potentia... Read more