Ch 5, Day 68
Comin' down after holiday eating is tough. I was only saved by having no leftovers to chow down on. My cravings for decadent foods led to my eating allowable snacks for dinner.
Today, I am feeling much more like myself...it's weird to ... Read more
Ch 5, Day 67
Our family enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday at DS2s and DILs. The food was over the top fantastic -- appetizers, dinner entrees, dessert. Our hosts really out did themselves.
No leftovers to tempt me.
Wal... Read more
Ch 5, Day 66
Dutifully and with necessity, I hopped on the scale this morning. After all, one must get a pre-holiday read, yes? 148.5#. I will try and hold steady through to 12-31-11. Checking my stats from last year, same time, I am 4# lighter. At leas... Read more
Ch 5, Day 65
It's going to be a busy day right from the first yawn. Trying to get three dishes done for DILs Thanksgiving Table tomorrow. Got the sweet potatoes into the oven while I made my coffee, so I am multi-tasking already.
I managed to get the... Read more
Ch 5, Day 64
I am feeling a spirit of joy today. Nothing out of the ordinary happened yesterday. But inside of me, I feel extraordinary for having fought hard to achieve the goals I set for fitness and health. I created a healthy and fit day. I'm glad to... Read more
Ch 5, Day 63
This morning, I am thinking I need to get the total package going today -- walking, eating in calorie range, and no snacking after dinner. Yesterday, 1 out of 3.
Still have this headache....I'm starting to think its from sitting ergonomic... Read more
Ch 5, Day 62
"There is no failure except in no longer trying." (Elbert Hubbard)
Short and sweet.
So many ups and downs, this journey toward fitness and health. Trying to create a day of "ups." Had it right all day yesterday until I let night t... Read more
Ch 5, Day 61
I haven't been treating myself very well lately. Ever since I got really busy with client work AND the temperatures have gotten colder (hate the cold), I have done nothing in the way of exercise. I haven't even bothered to offer an excuse to s... Read more
Days 59 and 60
I meant to blog last night but fell asleep in front of the tv from TOO MANY carbs. And, I didn't exercise (unless using the tv remote burns calories). ... Read more
Ch 5, Day 58
All set to update my blog for my calories today
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Ch 5, Day 57
Late rise today from a very long yesterday of client work. I finally stopped after midnight.
Ever think, well I should think and behave "X" and not allow myself to get stressed out from a situation that I have no control over? Intellect... Read more
Ch 5, Day 56
It's going to be a tough week. Time to just focus on today. I will let the rhythm of the work hum and try and enjoy its melody. I need to remember my part in all of this. The stress is pressing inward on my being, I notice it's negative ener... Read more
Ch 5, Day 55
An early morning, rise...quiet, and a cup of coffee. Sweet. Life is good. And, I am happy enough with my weight on the scale of 149.5#. Still trying to get back to my June weight of 147.5# ... I sure thought I would already be there by now. ... Read more
Ch 5, Day 54
My, my, MY! Really had an off day today regarding my usual routine. Started the day off working on client work and finally threw in the towel mid afternoon from total frustration with database testing. Timing is everything, and the software d... Read more
Ch 5, Day 53
So....is this the day that I will get out and walk again? Time to stop pondering and "Just do it!"
Enjoyed a wonderful time with Arden yesterday. I did "Patty Cake" with her and she laughed for the first time for me. ... Read more