i did the wild women 8K a few weeks ago, enjoyed it, and was pleased with my results. yesterday i did another 5K in cold, wind and rain. it was not fun. but i was glad i did it. perhaps the weather inspiration paid off, i made my best time yet, ... Read more
i feel MAH-vellous!
yes, i'm still 10lbs over, but a shade UNDER 10lbs over (i take my little joys where i can get them.) i've dipped tantalizingly under 170 several times in the last month even if i haven't managed to keep it and build on it.
but i don't feel l... Read more
some progress is better than none
well, my first target date has come and gone, and i'm more than 10lbs over where i'd hoped to be. not happy about that. it would be easy to sink into despondency and trash-talking myself and, of course, eating.
but i've made enough positive ch... Read more
what a maroon
hee! i've been in despair over my inability to drink even close to enough water every day. brian pointed out to me that my water bottles are one pint PLUS 9 oz, not just 9oz. i've been right on target just about every day.
gads, i'm an idjit.... Read more
treading water, in a good way. sorta.
yesterday was our huge annual I-day picnic, tables groaning with amazing food. and i managed to eat fairly well (went easy on the potato salad, burgers and beans with bacon although i indulged in quite a few desserts) and actually lost a little.... Read more
slow but steady
i'm happy to report that the fatigue and blerg have somewhat subsided, and i'm feeling more like me. today i was under 180 for the first time since april (and then i was only there for a day.) had a big breakfast and a not-that-sensible dinner i... Read more
a good day!
at or below everything, and i spent time riding (although not hard) and doing lots of gardening. feel terrific! didn't drink enough water, but hey, a girl has got to be naughty in some ways. now to go to bed before my late night gremlins come sc... Read more
heh. srsly. i did well today with calories and carbs, fats over as usual. but we had to go pick up countertops from lowes which took FOREVER so grabbed subs on the way home, so i ate a lot, badly and late, which counteracts the good. i need to s... Read more
i'm moving a lot more (yay!) and while it seems as if i'm being better with my eating, at the end of the day i'm still over on just about everything, no weight loss going on yet. at least i'm not gaining.
i'm finding this site wonderfully ins... Read more
sisyphus and i
getting ready to head out for a good power walk. it's summer, my season, and it's gorgeous out, which makes it easy. but when i look in the mirror, i cringe and want to cower inside the house, and in my head run all these fantasy comments from f... Read more