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31 Day Challenge
12/6/2013 6:34:48 PM,
Day 6 - Whoa, knee pain off and on. 7" of snow, some more on the way. For some reason getting comfortable is escaping me. Decided to take a pain kille...
12/6/2013 8:37:46 AM,
Today I've decided to change my profile picture.
Then I found a bit older picture, so here's the difference.
I'm almost out of shirts to che...
Screwtape said it best!
12/6/2013 12:34:00 AM,
I've been thinking of the annual hysteria about the so-called "war on Christmas," and something came to me. One of my favorite writers is C.S. L...
A bunch of this and that
12/5/2013 9:21:53 PM,
The world has lost one of the true giants. Rest in peace, Nelson Mandela.
I decided to take the risk and pay the cell phone bill today. That leav...
31-Day SPARKPEOPLE Holiday Survival Challenge, Updates
12/3/2013 10:50:04 PM,
Day 1 - Went in for knee surgery..ate nothing drank 8oz of H2O for the day weight 229
Day 2 - Day after surgery-in pain, drank much water, took drug...
It's In There Somewhere!
12/3/2013 10:37:38 PM,
I had my knee arthroscopy. First day out of surgery nothing but pain. Pain! Did I mention I was in Pain? But by day two the pain slowly diminished. Ei...
I'm in a bad mood
12/3/2013 9:50:41 PM,
Well, at least the car is running (for the moment). However, I have just barely enough money to cover my rent this month. I'm holding my breath prayin...
Weekly Smart #48
12/1/2013 4:41:02 AM,
Current weight is 175.0 kg that is 385.8 lbs
Week weight GAIN is 0.1 kg that is 0.2 lbs
Well, this is my first "gain" week since I'm ab...
11/29/2013 9:31:30 PM,
I don't know if the world is folding in on me, or I'm folding in on myself. Emptying the dishwasher and washing a sink full of pans shouldn't feel lik...
11/28/2013 10:27:10 AM,
I'd say it's chilly here but they just showed a temperature map of the country, and it's downright summery here in California compared to everywhere e...
RE: Last Weekend, I Celebrated, My 10, Year Anniversary, In &, @ My, Flat (Sunday 23rd, November 200
11/28/2013 7:48:21 AM,
RE: Last weekend, i celebrated, my 10, year Anniversary, in &, @ my, Flat (Sunday 23rd November 2003 - Saturday 23rd November 2013).
I cannot, be...
All's well that ends well
11/27/2013 11:03:46 PM,
Okay, my holiday did NOT get off to a very auspicious beginning. I got out of work on time (rare on month end), got in the car, turned the key, and --...
Ups and downs
11/26/2013 10:14:29 PM,
Today was nuts at work. My boss alternately loved me and was ticked off at me (what else is new?). However, she mentioned that she'd smoked a turkey o...
Tears of joy
11/26/2013 9:08:37 AM,
(Sticking just one eye from round the corner) Hey guys!
One or two month ago my mindset was pretty much set on people not really caring at all.
11/25/2013 9:59:45 PM,
I've been seriously depressed for awhile now. And the situation wasn't helped when a neighbor who promised to help me a few weeks ago and never showed...
11/25/2013 2:14:39 PM,
It's simply amazing!
happen on the same day for the first time in over a hundre...
11/25/2013 7:53:39 AM,
It's been three month since I took pictures, I decided to make an update today.
Check out my profile page.
Here's a timeline or should I say pi...
Weekly Smart #47
11/24/2013 7:26:10 AM,
Current weight is 174.9 kg that is 385.6 lbs
Week weight loss is 5.1 kg that is 11 lbs
That's the first time I loose double digit, at l...
It's Friday night
11/22/2013 9:44:44 PM,
The wind has died down, and it's a fair bit warmer tonight. But boy, did it howl last night!
Well, I didn't get out of the office early -- in fac...
Windy Thursday night
11/21/2013 10:01:56 PM,
And when I say windy, I'm not kidding. We have high wind warnings until at least tomorrow morning. I drive a battleship of a Lincoln and I thought it...
RE: My Upcoming Tribunal Hearing.
11/21/2013 7:31:44 AM,
RE: My upcoming Tribunal Hearing, as many of you, know i am dreading, this day which i, have now got a, date for & that, date is 12/12/2013 Thursday,...
Really? So this is how it is going to be?
11/21/2013 2:09:45 AM,
Well shoot. After maintaining or losing a bit all summer long somehow I have managed to gain 4 pounds! Stress eating. I am sure of it. Why? Well,...
11/20/2013 5:38:07 AM,
At one point or the other we try to enforce "no more excuses" policy on ourselves.
Probably you said that many oh so many times. Any luck?
Tuesday night rain
11/19/2013 10:11:28 PM,
It's chilly and rainy tonight. I've got the heater on, I'm watching Chopped, and getting ready to make dinner (pasta with leftover spaghetti sauce). I...
I wasn't feeling bad enough
11/18/2013 12:29:45 AM,
Over on Facebook someone called me a piece of s***, a whore and a f***tard and said to kill myself. My crime? Not liking a political figure this perso...
11/17/2013 3:34:51 PM,
There's a nagging heartache inside that I'm trying to ignore, but I'm not succeeding very well. Fighting tears right now.
Not to say nothing good...
Week #46 recap
11/17/2013 2:02:42 AM,
Current weight is 180.0 kg that is 396.8 lbs
Week weight loss is 2.7 kg that is 6 lbs
There is goes, you do all the right things and result wi...
Deep breath...deep breath...
11/16/2013 11:32:33 AM,
I'm trying to settle down after the ghastly week or so I've had. I'm also fighting the pre-holiday blues. I like my Thanksgiving FN marathon plan but...
It just doesn't stop
11/15/2013 1:40:14 AM,
Mid-year review at work today, and I got eaten for lunch. Amazing how many of the department's problems are entirely my doing.
And I have to go b...
I guess I'm whining, but...
11/13/2013 9:54:27 PM,
Today my seriously irritating deskmate brought a special lunch dish to work, which she shared around -- until she got to me. "Oh sorry, I guess we ate...
11/12/2013 10:54:27 PM,
I'm kind of annoyed right now. A few weeks ago my boss told us that she and her husband own a smoker and would be glad to smoke meats for us. I gave h...
A Small Lesson on Never Giving Up!
11/10/2013 5:25:19 PM,
Just a short blog, but a loaded one. Have you been frustrated in your weight loss journey? I have!
I've been screaming at that scale....
Weigh in 10.11.2013
11/10/2013 5:28:27 AM,
Current weight is 182.7 kg that is 402.8 lbs
Week weight loss is 0.5 kg that is 1.1 lbs
So this week is low, good part of it is that next week...
The dinner party
11/10/2013 1:46:56 AM,
The food all turned out well. Pinot noir braised brisket, peas sauteed with shallots, and baby potatoes roasted with Lowry's seasoned salt.
11/9/2013 8:20:48 PM,
For a few reasons, I have decided to take a break from SP.
Sometimes in life I realize that I need to step back from something . . . and I think...
I went to the grocery store tonight
11/9/2013 12:44:58 AM,
Okay, that may not sound like much to anybody else, but I haven't been in a grocery store in months. I've had my groceries delivered all this ti...
RE: My Spare Bedroom, Refurbishing Plans Went, Up In Smoke.
11/8/2013 12:06:03 PM,
RE: My Spare Bedroom, refurbishing plans went, up in smoke, as i have, soooo not been, able to start, doing it yet, as for the, past few days, i have...
RE: So Far In, My Downstairs Cupboard, aka My Newly, Refurbished Kitchen Cupboard.
11/8/2013 11:23:14 AM,
RE: So far in, my Downstairs Cupboard, aka my newly, refurbished Kitchen Cupboard, i have got, so far the, following (cheap Budgeted), tems from the,...
A major gush and a shameless plug
11/7/2013 11:55:54 PM,
Today was on its way to being another frustrating day at work, My boss asked why I hadn't told her and our lead about a situation with one of our paye...
I'm just going to say this
11/7/2013 1:15:55 AM,
There are people who think my Irish pride is "cute," like it's a party hat I wear. They don't understand how deeply it reaches my heart.
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