Thanksgiving... Do you have a plan?
Well, do you have a plan? Some of us on spark will abandon our meal plans, and reward our hard work with a free pass at the Thanksgiving table. I know that was certainly my plan. Reckless abandon! I'll sort it all out next week! Bring on the g... Read more
So yesterday, this very nice lifeguard at the YMCA pool invited me to come to her deep water gym class. Since I really like her, I said sure. Needed some fitness minutes anyway. Have you ever watched water aerobics? I have. There are only two... Read more
And One More Thing...
If you haven't read my previous blog, this won't make sense, so go back and read "What Were We Thinking"
For those who did read it, the people who publish Marie Claire, also publish the following magazines:
Cosmopolitan ... Read more
What Are We Thinking? RE: Marie Claire Blog
Moments ago, I read a blog entitled: Getting the "Fatties" A Room.... Why I Will Never Buy Another Marie Claire, involving a sickening blog about "fatties" written by one of Marie Claire's free lance writers. She basically didn't want to see "f... Read more
HELP! MAY DAY! S.O.S.!
I don't know what is WRONG with me! I just CANNOT get back in the swing of things. I once watched a little boy trying to get into his big brother's pick up truck. It was a small truck, but it had been jacked up and had big tires on it. He wa... Read more
A Message to My Friends... Progress Pictures Included!
My good friends....
Thank you so much for continuing to write on my wall and send me encouragement, even though I have been scarce. It has meant so much to me.
I have been pretty darn sick for the last few weeks. Not hospitalized as ... Read more
People Are So Lazy! Or Are They?
Saturday, my husband accompanied me on a trip to the grocery store. This is a rare occurence. He never does the weekly shopping with me. Add that to the fact that when he goes in a grocery store, it's for one item, he finds it and leaves. He ... Read more
Children And Food.... A Comedy
I have always been picky about what my children eat. After all, when you work nine months to create something, you want to keep it nice. ;-) As my knowledge about healthy eating has grown over the years, so has the stringency that I have place... Read more
I Didn't Fall Off The Wagon, I JUMPED!
Ugh! A junk food hangover is an ugly thing. And that's what I've got. My belly hurts, I'm tired and I feel blah in general.
Yesterday was my 42nd birthday. I woke up with good intentions. I had an ounce of grilled chicken, toast, cheese,... Read more
The Irony of Weight Loss
To twist the words of Forrest Gump, "Weight Loss is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get."
Okay. So joined Sparkpeople and I lost some weight... Great! But where did it leave from? Lost weight where? If I had ... Read more
Help! I Need A New 'Do!
I'm looking for a new hairstyle for the healthy slender body I'm working on! Please tell me what you think...
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Okay! I admit it! I want to be thin because of how I'll look! I KNOW I have to do it for my health. I KNOW I'm saving my own life! BUT I DON'T CARE! If I have to lose weight to save my miserable hide, then why can't I at least have the ben... Read more
How Many Calories???
So I recently lost some weight. Yay me! I decided I should probably record it on my page and in my nutrition settings, so my calorie intake would be right. I've been having a lot of trouble eating all my calories as it is. It's where I eat s... Read more
In the past two days, I have driven more than 350 miles running errands. That's crazy.
My son's college schedule is so packed with commitments that some days he forgets to eat. THAT'S crazy.
Last week I watched a video on facebook of ... Read more