It occurs to me
If I set a goal to lose one pound a week, I will hit my all-time goal by July 1.
This is awesome on several fronts. First - and most importantly - it's my end goal. My END GOAL. It was the number I chose for myself when I em... Read more
My blogging here lately has really been random and "drive-by" style. That's bad, for a few reasons... but mostly because writing about what I'm doing has always had the effect of crystallizing the thoughts (some of them really good) that someti... Read more
This weekend, I turned 35.
Also this weekend, my boyfriend asked me to marry him.
Big stuff!! :)... Read more
O Friday: How I Love Thee
No kidding, right?!
Seriously, really glad the weekend is here. April is flying by! I'm kind of glad - not because I'm wishing time away or anything, but all the minor little dramas cropping up in my life this month have taken their toll ... Read more
So... my broken tooth... the one that got "fixed..."
It suddenly got angry with me. Very, VERY angry. At 3:00 a.m. on Friday morning.
Went to work, called the dentist, and explained to them that the pain I was in was making me want t... Read more
Less Than 20% Battery Life Remaining
I seriously need to stop eating crap and start eating better.
I'm usually really good about it - mostly because my body is so used to "good" food that when I eat something terrible (like loaded fries, to use a recent example), my entire con... Read more
Entirely too busy.
Let's see. What has happened in the past two weeks...?
-My car died (now fixed - $400)
-I broke a tooth (now fixed - $145 - relieved it wasn't worse!)
-My dishwasher died (not yet replaced - errgghh)
-Hannah got an infection and had ... Read more
Here's that rainy day
Well, so much for lovely spring weather. Today is cool and damp and raw, and would you believe we have SNOW in the forecast?? Ugh. It isn't going to accumulate or anything, but even just the thought of more of the white crap coming down makes... Read more
Naughty me. I did not post a blog entry yesterday.
Maybe that's because I was working my crazy rear end off.
Not that any of that has changed for today, mind you; today is still nuts, but the difference today is that I'm pretty much r... Read more
I am having a horrific day. Staying on track with my diet - but seriously a really BAD day.
And I discovered I have a bad habit when I'm stressed: I grind my teeth!
I already know that I grind my teeth when I'm sleeping, but today I ... Read more
Grumble growl snarl
Okay - I just want to get this off of my chest, and then I promise I'll talk about happier things.
Parents (especially mothers of very young children):
Not everybody is as enamored with your child as you are. Your child is not a speci... Read more
One of the things I am really starting to appreciate about taking Hannah out for her daily morning walk is that I am gaining even more of an appreciation for the coming of Spring than I normally do. This time of year always comforts and energiz... Read more
Hmm... guess not!
I really thought I'd set this thing up to linky-uppy my blog posts here to Facebook... but maybe I did it wrong?
Anyway - had a great walk with the babydog this morning, and dragged the boyfriend with me. I didn't realize how fas... Read more
...if my SparkPeople blogs will end up on FB, too?
Testing, one, two, three.... Read more
Of many things.
Not tired of taking Hannah for long, quiet morning walks and identifying birds by their songs.
Not tired of sleepy kitties that are happy to curl up with me at the end of the day.
Not tired of being gainf... Read more