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Right-Handed Grocery Shopping Drives Up Your Bill!?
I recently heard a marketing expert on a late-night talk show discuss some of the tips they use to entice people to spend, buy, spend, buy.
According to him, grocery stores have known for a long time that setting up the store so that the ... Read more
Is there Life After CA? Have You Happily Relocated? To Where?
Yes, I have researched my heart out as I'd like to relocate in the next year or two. But internet can only go so far in providing info. So I'm wondering if anyone has found a location they'd recommend after moving out of CA.
BTW, where in... Read more
3 YEARS LATER - AN HONEST ASSESSMENT
On October 13, 2008, it was Columbus Day. I felt it was a good symbolicday to start a new voyage into my healthy lifestyle changes. And I did. About 6 months later, I found SP.
During these past three years, a tidal wave of losses - incl... Read more
"Cold Stratify seeds for 12 weeks.." Say WHAT????
I am not a gardener. In fact, it's a minor miracle that I've not killed my several orchids among all of their repotted selves. Okay, you get the picture?
I fell in love with pomegranates last year, but they are $1.99 each at the store. T... Read more
Will Decaf Be My "Gateway Drug?"
The strange part about my difficulty giving up caffeine is that I didn't start drinking coffee until adulthood. Then, I never really loved the taste. (I don't drink soft drinks with caffeine.) And there has never been any more than a small mu... Read more
Just for Points
I've got no topic, but I want the points. That's about it for today.... Read more
Reviews on Blue Man Group Show & Juicer. Plus, Disgusting "Facts" About Meat.
Blue Man Group. WOW!!!!! Where to begin? It was my first time experiencing this amazing show and everyone's raves were so right-on. Immediate adjectives that come to mind - amazing, unique, performance art, talented, and just awesome. Fabulo... Read more
"FAILURE AIN'T THE FALLING DOWN..."
"...IT'S THE STAYING DOWN!"
I just had to share this quote I recently heard in the independent film "A Marine Story."
It is said by a female marine who is quoting her mama.... Read more
Blue Man Group, Juicer, and Watch Out for those Falling Satellite Parts!
I'm soooo excited about seeing the Blue Man Group for the first time on Thursday night. It'll be a night of dining out before the show and total fun.
Made my first juice with new juicer and it was a blast. I just had so much fun and tried... Read more
Reminder Card and Giving Myself Credit
I'm rereading a few of the books that have been particularly helpful to me. One is the Beck Diet Solution, a cognitive therapy approach to changing behavior.
Dr. Beck advises to keep a small card with all the reasons for wanting to lose we... Read more
Ordered Emergency Supplies. And, My Juicer Arrives Today!
After a few weeks of researching products and making sure I got the best quality at the lowest prices, I placed the order last night for emergency supplies. After the huge power outage a few weeks ago, I realized that although my preparation fo... Read more
Decided to Buy A Juicer. First time Trying.
I don't know what I'm doing, so I also ordered a book to go with it. Researched models and got a good one at a low price so that it won't be wasted if I wind up not using it.
But I've wanted to try for a long time now, and that movie I men... Read more
Fat Sick and Almost Dead (a movie) And, To Juice or Not to Juice?
Today I watched the documentary by Aussie Joe Cross about his travels while talking to people about their eating habits. He started juicing and his success is impressive. He's also impacted others significantly. If you get a chance to watch ... Read more
Thighmaster & Blue Man Group
I've made a new rule for myself. I've decided that, whenever I'm on SP site, I have to use my thighmaster. Sitting here right now with my thighs starting to hurt. Ouch. So, the longer I'm here, the more these thighs will burn. See how it g... Read more
My Plateau ALMOST Did Me In
It's been about three years since I started this journey. Prior to about five years ago, I'd never had a weight issue. But then, tons of things changed. And so did my body. It took me awhile to fully realize, despite buying clothes in larger... Read more