First REAL snow day -- the one with enough density and whiteness to manufacture memories of all previous winters. Yesterday the warnings of snow and the dropping temperatures had me leading Joe to a cozy fireplace bar/restaurant for Irish Coff... Read more
oh my. it's been ages since i wrote here, hasn't it. i just didn't want to write any more about being 'sick', which is, alas, the theme i'm still working my way out of here. of course the change of seasons and the holiday food shopping week DI... Read more
Yes, my jeans are longer and I am smaller. (And thanks to so many good friends for sweet comments on what I wrote yesterday).
Today feels like a wake up call. I've been on the couch all day. And now that my body is not in full rebellion, ... Read more
Hey there. I know it's been a while since I blogged about anything. Health matters have been pretty consuming these past weeks. Hard to believe that the malady started in late August. FINALLY diagnosed and in treatment... e.g. on the mend.
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Time has been really weird since getting back from our wonderful trip. I dove into new activities and goals for daily activity the moment we returned. I made a chart and enthusiastically showed up at new classes at my club: Monday Pilates, Tues... Read more
Well gang, modeling is the way we learn best isn't it?! So today after reading BIGMAMAT's blog about completing a 100dayChallenge ...and what it was Really like -- with sensitivity and humor, candor and gentle honest acceptance... I made the ... Read more
Night time. I had a good low calorie day today. Got to the gym, but only spa'd in the schvitz.
Why not? Why didn't I get there to get my aerobic movement and the burn?
The day got away from me. I warped out in desk work all day and tizz... Read more
Saturday. What a beautiful dawn it was. I can hardly believe that it's been a whole month of physical ailment (g.i. trouble complained about justifiably in previous memos), which I am eager to not have cause to talk about again. Fingers crosse... Read more
Well.... I'm breathing deep. Wiping away some - i'll admit it -- slow tears.
I'd postponed a weigh in for ten days... not because i hadn't been staying with my program.... but because the slow changes in my digestive problems had me feeling ... Read more
I want to keep what I wrote at start. But I also want to put a new intro up.
So, this blogpage will be my place to look back to. (If you're visiting, thanks for stopping by, and yet I'm not sure this is anything you want to read at this point... Read more
The black stones, gathered on a beach walk over labor day weekend, speak to my essence. Feel real to me. I will gather other true things, as I go along.
stone by stone. visualizing the pounds.
a manda... Read more
I've been an Elliptical person for many years now. I don't remember how that happened. Some talk about knees. Or maybe about relative (dis)comfort. Or because I'd been able to sustain more minutes on elliptical than treadmill. I stopped treadmi... Read more