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"Don't Do Your Worrying in Bed"
Wednesday, March 29, 2017      5 comments

I heard a radio show with a shrink saying that worrying is on the rise. (how does one measure that?) And what indicates when chronic worrying becomes problematic and interfering with quality of life. She said that many worriers bring t... Read more
Lake Walk, Kindle Reorder, Misc.
Sunday, March 26, 2017      11 comments

I'm meeting a friend today to do a long lake walk. I'm eager to see how much the recent rainfall has replenished this lake that was dwindling due to the long drought period. My Kindle died a few days ago, and I have to say that I've miss... Read more
Just Checking In to Say Hey
Friday, March 24, 2017      11 comments

Wanted to check in and say hello to all my SP friends. Nothing much to say, and getting out of the blogging habit is all-too-easy. Wishing all a wonderful day and fun weekend.... Read more
Old Eating Habits Die Hard
Sunday, March 19, 2017      14 comments

I am working hard on significantly lessening my cheese and sugar intake. The surprising thing is how often I forget that I'm working on these things and automatically reach for the culprits. I had convinced myself that my choices were not that... Read more
R.I.P. Chuck Berry
Saturday, March 18, 2017      10 comments

Another icon has passed. We are losing so many. RIP Chuck. Thanks for all the great rock n' roll.... Read more
Luck of the Irish - Wearin' My Green Today
Friday, March 17, 2017      9 comments

Happy St. Patrick's Day, SP friends. Haven't had much to blog about this week, but I miss checking in to say hello. I'm still trying to get into the food tracking habit. I hate it, but know how helpful it can be. Wishing all a happ... Read more
"Don't Feed the Birds," Hanging Clothes my Moonlight, Longer Daylight, Misc.
Monday, March 13, 2017      11 comments

I read on the internet that you shouldn't feed the birds (which I've recently started to do) because it disrupts their natural foraging patterns and can be harmful in that regard. Not sure that's true; I enjoy seeing them so much. If I stop, I... Read more
The NSV I Gave Myself Today, Yesterday's Repairs, the New Community Feed
Thursday, March 09, 2017      13 comments

I put my shorts on for my first walk of the day, looked in the mirror and surprised myself. I thought, "I'm making progress!" Pleased. Yesterday's repairs went smoothly and were miraculously inexpensive. NOT the usual way my life goes. ... Read more
Another Home Repair on the Horizon
Wednesday, March 08, 2017      9 comments

Scheduled for this afternoon, my furnace (that isn't that old) is making noises that require attention. That means a sky-high bill. But I hope not. And I hope it doesn't have to be replaced. It's a warm, sunny day and as soon as they are... Read more
"Eating Is All Psychological"
Tuesday, March 07, 2017      12 comments

Yesterday I heard this casual remark on a radio show about health and dieting. Although I didn't hear the entire show, this comment has stayed with me. I don't think this point is made strongly enough in the weight loss world, especially when... Read more
Last Week -Scarf & Gloves. Yesterday & Today - Shorts. 9 Days Until Time Change!
Friday, March 03, 2017      11 comments

Crazy crazy crazy weather. Can't wait to "spring forward" and change the clocks. Have a fun weekend, friends.... Read more
Exploitation of Morbidly Obese Women In the Movie "Nocturnal Animals"
Thursday, March 02, 2017      11 comments

The opening five minutes of this film are something no one will soon forget. It is something that no one has ever seen before. And it capitalizes on how society feels toward immense-sized humans. In this case, the women are dancing wildly... Read more
Welcome, March
Wednesday, March 01, 2017      12 comments

I still haven't planned my March goal/s. I'm not going to comment on my amazement that we are into March already. (smiling) Wishing all a happy, healthy day.... Read more
Waving Goodbye to February 2017
Tuesday, February 28, 2017      11 comments

Overall, I'm pleased with this month. It's yet another month of boosting my immune system and not being sick. During this time last year shingles began, bronchitis, etc. For me, SP is less about worrying about lbs and more about making health... Read more
Rain, Bird Feeding, Fur Baby Better, Food Tracking
Monday, February 27, 2017      10 comments

Another rainy day makes me happy after an eight-year long drought in SoCal. Makes everything green instead of brown. Refills the diminishing lakes. Hooray hooray for rain. About a month ago, I started putting feed out daily. No one woul... Read more

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