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I'm tired of turkey

Wednesday, May 23, 2012      0 comments

The food, not the country. As to be expected, since Thanksgiving in May, I have been eating turkey with about every meal. Once, even with breakfast. I gave some to friends and have been trying to incorporate it into something different. ... Read more

Thanksgiving in May

Saturday, May 19, 2012      2 comments

So, I'm a self described cheapskate. I like to think of it as frugal living-- but call a spade a spade. After Thanksgiving last year, all the turkeys went on sale for some ridiculously cheap amount like 39c a pound or something like that. ... Read more

New meds forthcoming

Saturday, May 12, 2012      0 comments

I had a nice conversation with my wonderful sleep doctor yesterday. We talked about being on the Remeron and the side effects. I told him I was becoming obsessed with food. I can't think of anything else... just sit there starving, waiting fo... Read more

To Gain or to Lose?

Thursday, May 10, 2012      1 comments

I read an article yesterday about obesity rates in the US. Here it is: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/ru
ndown/2011/08/obesity-rate
s-rising-worldwide-us-coul
d-hit-50-by-2030.html. Even better news is my hometown, Richmond, VA, is #2 i... Read more

Tame Your Sweet Tooth Challenge Week 1

Tuesday, May 08, 2012      2 comments

I decided on Spark People because I can eat whatever I want, as long as I stay within my caloric range, It teaches me that some foods are nutrient dense, and some are just empty calories. So if I have 1000 calories to spend, and I want a huge ... Read more

Scales and life made easier

Monday, May 07, 2012      2 comments

I'm kind of cheap. Well.. thrifty.... well... frugal.... well... cheap. I'm not much into spending a lot of money on things that I don't have to. I really try to ask myself whether each purchase is a "want" or a "need." I try to limit... Read more

Abandoning the Usual Suspects

Tuesday, May 01, 2012      0 comments

I took the advice of the friendly people commenting on my blog. Thanks Rikki and Steph. This morning I had chicken salad sandwich for breakfast, rather than my usual oatmeal. Whew, do I feel better! Not nearly as hungry mid morning as I usua... Read more

Wow this is hard

Monday, April 30, 2012      2 comments

I feel like I'm becoming obsessed with my caloric intake. I'm so hungry all the time all I do is look forward to the next meal and "what can I eat?" Consequently, all I do is think about food. It's important for me to make sure that I'm measu... Read more

Day 3

Friday, April 20, 2012      0 comments

It didn't occur to me to do this until day 3, which is why there's no day 1 or 2. There are so many difficult things about this process. And they are multidimensional in that they are both physical and mental issues. So, I'm plugging along... Read more


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