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My butt hurts~
Monday, April 24, 2017      3 comments

Like that catchy title? emoticon I'm about to head off to bed and I'm sitting at the computer for last minut... Read more
Disappointment, but....
Saturday, April 22, 2017      9 comments

Okay, blast it, I didn't lose a single ounce of weight. In microobservation though I think I may have lost inches. I think the blob, called my stomach, is shrinking. It may be wishful thinking. I definitely know my top area has decreased ... Read more
Third week coming to an end and weigh in is tomorrow
Friday, April 21, 2017      4 comments

The past two days have been a struggle, because I've had seasonal allergies. I haven't had allergies like this in years! It's probably because I moved to a new area and it's apparent I'm allergic to something down this way. sigh. It also d... Read more
What a busy day~
Thursday, April 20, 2017      4 comments

As I sat down for breakfast my son said I already had over 5000 steps before 9am. That was just the morning chores. Spring has sprung and I need to mow every day (slight exaggeration) to keep the grass and weeds from taking over. Swe... Read more
Doubled up on fruits and vegetables...cost?
Wednesday, April 19, 2017      5 comments

There's a lot of talk about the expense of eating healthy versus eating processed foods. So far, my grocery bill has decreased substantially. I'm in my third week of juicing and on Monday I had to double up on the fruits and veggies. A lar... Read more
Getting stronger
Monday, April 17, 2017      3 comments

Carried in two 40lb boxes of kitty litter at the same time today after grocery shopping. Took them from my car in the garage, through the mudroom, the hallway, the kitchen to the sunroom. Yeah baby! I know I couldn't have done that two weeks ago... Read more
How can the poor afford fast food?!
Sunday, April 16, 2017      7 comments

I've been on a documentary kick and today I'm watching Super Size Me. I've seen it already, but it's been years. Years ago, there was another documentary I watched, of a family giving excuses about why they couldn't buy their youngest daug... Read more
Saturday weigh in; week 2
Saturday, April 15, 2017      4 comments

The scale says I've lost .4 (4/10) of a pound. Of course I wish it was another six pounds, but I have noticed: my posture is a little better, I'm not as bloated, I'm eating smaller quantities of food at a sitting. (I think this is two-fold... Read more
Tomorrow will be week 2
Friday, April 14, 2017      1 comments

Tomorrow is my weigh in day. Just like the first week I do not feel as though I've lost weight. The first week surprised me though. What I've noticed for these two weeks: saved a lot of money at the grocery store more energy stron... Read more
Day 12 – 4/13
Thursday, April 13, 2017      2 comments

Breakfast: 2 apples, 3 carrots, 4 celery Lunch: half a chicken burrito, lettuce, tomatoes, sour cream, iced tea (I really wanted refried beans, but I refrained) Snack: the rest of the burrito Dinner: two pieces of sourdough bread ... Read more
Have you heard?
Thursday, April 13, 2017      3 comments

Have you heard of or tried Bullet Proof Coffee? This cannot be healthy. Isn't this what Bob the trainer from The Biggest Loser was drinking for his morning workouts before he had a heart attack? authoritynutrition.com/3
-rea... Read more
Day 11 – 4/12
Wednesday, April 12, 2017      1 comments

Up early again and tried to prepare myself mentally for the LONG day ahead of driving to a near-ish town to have my car looked at. It’s been a long saga that I don’t want to get into. Drivers were kookoo pants and I was grateful I made it saf... Read more
Alarm clock and waking up calmly
Wednesday, April 12, 2017      1 comments

www.sparkpeople.com/reso
urce/wellness_articles.asp
?id=2242&page=2 I was reading this SP article and found it interesting, but not really relevant to me... uuuunnnn-til I got to the alarm clock. I'm grateful I don't ... Read more
Water Consumption
Tuesday, April 11, 2017      6 comments

Not all waters are created equally and if you don’t like water, well, I strongly suggest grabbing a bunch of bottles at your local health food store and having yourself a taste test. Once upon a time, two of my three children gave me a bli... Read more
Day 10 – 4/11
Tuesday, April 11, 2017      3 comments

Up earlier than usual and again, I felt great! Breakfast: kale, apple, cucumber juiced Lunch: broth of the homemade Chicken Tortilla Soup and lime with POM pomegranate juice/diluted Dinner: Homemade Chicken Tortilla soup and added... Read more

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