My daughter suprised me at work today with new sneakers!
I'm very excited, my old pair was very old - I'm pretty sure I got them when I first started i... Read more
Reunited & it feels So Good
After about a week of deep communication & great results, my Fitbit stopped working .
Now, this was the 2nd Fitbit I had- the first one would neve... Read more
I strive to please & obey my tiny purple overlord
Can I tell you I Love my NEW FITBIT!!!
My daughter is addicted to hers, & now I have one , too :)
I made my first 10,000 steps yesterday & hope to ach... Read more
And this is my problem
I am so very good all day, then night snack time comes & I eat everything good in the house.
I blame wine !
So, I guess I need to quit that habit .... Read more
I Can Admit When I'm WRONG!
Well, remember one post down when I claimed - it's All or Nothing, & depriving myself of my favorite candy (Bit-O-Honey) seemed like a good idea?
Well, I thought it was.
Until later that night I started to feel Really Lousy, & hubby as... Read more
All or Nothing
Well, I've come to the conclusion that I need to be abstinent rather than trust to my willpower, since my will seems to be out of commission.
We have a candy jar at work, it's usually safe for me - because I am not tempted by the strawberry... Read more
Things are better now
Thank you for reading & commenting on my post below.
I promised my DH that before I did anything rash, that I would talk to a counselor with him, & he was more than happy to come with me.
THAT meant a lot.
We have been going weekl... Read more
Hero, not the Victim
*** this is a very personal blog, so if that kind of stuff bothers you, click 'escape'.
I read somewhere once that in your life you can show up as the Hero, or the Victim.
When I was in my first marriage, which was not working, &... Read more
I took off That Dress ...& got another one a size up
There is no shame in ordering the next size up. All clothing manufacturers are different, & if you (like me) are also searching for a bargain , guess what?
That bargain dress is going to run small.
I used to Love shopping at Ba... Read more
I put on That dress
Something made me try on that dress this morning , as I was getting into my gym clothes.
You know the dress. It's the one you get online in your size & then it arrives & there's No Way.
Sometimes you send it back...& sometimes you hang... Read more
Too Cute to be Stupid
One of the more obnoxious things is Ted aka Mr Spooky & I at the gym, because we are still stupidly into each other & cute.
Everybody else is there on Total Business & T also insists on being next to me on the machines, still.
It's reall... Read more
Yoga date night!
One of the reasons that pushed me over the edge (& THANK GOD) of joining up at the gym again,
was because Ted aka Mr Spooky had been feeling like he was losing range of motion, at the tender age of 44.
He said he wanted to try yoga.
... Read more
I woke up today feeling 'skinny'.
You know that light, clean good feeling from working out regularly , eating healthy & well (gross) being regular?
So I stripped off my pjs & leapt on the scale.
It says I am UP 3 lbs since last we... Read more
How Long Have I Been Here?
Am I sleeping? Have I slept?
I had to follow up my question with a quote from Fight Club.
Yes, I am still here.
I am still fighting.
About a year or so ago, I was complaining (again) about my weight, & how I'd gained back almos... Read more
Well, walking has been going pretty great!
As in, I DO it.
I fell of my circuit training kick after we went hiking & I saw these pictures that totally depressed me.
I know 2 months of circuit training isn't going to completely snap m... Read more