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The Weight Loss Hall of Fame
Sunday, May 12, 2013      4 comments

There's too much pressure to be perfect. Women in particular are inundated with constant messages from TV, movies, books, sometimes friends, family, etc. that unless we look picture perfect, we don't count for much. What we do with t... Read more
A Rocky Road (and no, not the ice cream)
Thursday, January 17, 2013      3 comments

Today, I'm .... struggling. That's what I'd say in one of those "Game Room" board posts, if it said, today, I'm... yep. Struggling. The fiance and I are not seeing eye to eye on some things, all of a sudden.. I had a couple of blows to ... Read more
Just Call Me The Decorator
Tuesday, January 15, 2013      2 comments

About a month ago I moved to Kentucky to live with my fiance in a brand new house he'd just bought. We'd lived two years together in Mississippi in a 125-year old house that we struggled to renovate with almost zero funds and juggled myriad heal... Read more
The Wrist Bone's Connected to the 'Thank You' Bone
Tuesday, December 18, 2012      3 comments

I'm lying in bed this morning, one eye peeling itself open excruciatingly slow, that one eye clearly abhorring the process with the intensity of a cat in a clothes dryer. That one eye happens to settle its blurry pre-coffee stare onto ...... Read more
Sing "Hallelujah"
Wednesday, December 12, 2012      2 comments

I remember last December, almost to the day, my fiance Dino and I came up with an idea for a recording project for our Facebook and other friends. Poor as church mice, no tree, just a few lights & candles put up to make our music room feel festi... Read more
Is there a Liar in Us All???
Monday, December 10, 2012      4 comments

It wasn't my weight that caused me to hit rock bottom. It wasn't the junk food binges, the inactivity, the excessive alcohol and 2 packs of cigarettes per day to cope with my ever worsening fears and my waning enjoyment of life.. My lac... Read more
Food for Body and Soul
Sunday, December 09, 2012      5 comments

We humans are so funny. We love labels, don't we? We label ourselves, we label others; boy, do we love to label our food! "Good" and "Bad". When some of us make reference to a food being good, we mean: YUM! we love the way it tastes. When ... Read more