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Disruptions -- again.
Monday, July 11, 2011      0 comments

It's always something. In June, DD needed chauffering to computer class -- an hour away. It was an excellent class; she got a lot out of it. But it meant that 1 drove her out in the morning and back in the afternoon. Every weekday f... Read more
When you're sick, you're sick.
Tuesday, February 22, 2011      0 comments

My 16-yr-old has a bug -- fever comes and goes; appetite comes and goes; sleep comes and goes. Today, she seems to be at the "demanding convalescent" stage. Since she doesn't need me every minute, I COULD go to aerobics class. But ...... Read more
Sunday, February 20, 2011      0 comments

I normally wake up early. And I did today. But I'm heading back to sleep -- Kid had a fever in the night; I was up dosing and watching TV with her. Sleep.... Read more
embarassed? why?
Friday, February 18, 2011      0 comments

I am surprised how many people say they're EMBARRASSED to be seen in public when they're overweight. Oh, I'm overweight all right. And I'm working on correcting that. But I'm not embarrassed to appear in public. I mean, I've showered... Read more
Must Hyper-Focus to continue well.
Wednesday, February 02, 2011      0 comments

I thought I had it down pat: eat at the table. enter foods into Spark. drink 8 cups of water a day. Doing that, I lost 10 pounds in about 3 months. Then came fall. Warm soups, cheesy casseroles, chocolate desserts. I... Read more
3 new habits working in June
Monday, June 28, 2010      0 comments

For most of this month, I've been working on these new habits: Drink at least 8 cups of water each day. Enter my foods into Spark. Eat all meals at the table. That's all. I've gone over my calorie goal quite a bit, but I'm drin... Read more
Three changes.
Friday, June 25, 2010      0 comments

I am working on 3 reasonable changes: Drink at least 8 cups of water each day. Enter my foods into Spark. Eat all meals at the table.... Read more
Trying to avoid portion distortion ...
Monday, March 29, 2010      0 comments

Today I had a small breakfast -- veggie burger and sugar peas. In the past, I'd happily eat two veggie burgers. I don't exactly feel hungry, but I'm aware that I could FIT another veggie burger.... Read more