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wallowing in chocolate
Saturday, May 10, 2014      2 comments

Last Saturday my husband and I went to Applebee's for dinner and instead of having one of their lower-calorie entrees, I had a turkey club sandwich, french fries, and a chocolate brownie sundae. The next day I lost it on Brookstone Acai Blueber... Read more
It's Actually Working
Sunday, April 13, 2014      5 comments

It shouldn't come as a surprise, but my efforts to eat fewer calories and burn more through exercise are actually working, and I've lost six pounds in four weeks. I'll take it! I now weigh almost exactly what I weighed a year ago. I f... Read more
The doctor said it, so...... who am I to argue.
Tuesday, October 02, 2012      8 comments

I had a doctor's appointment today, specifically to discuss weight loss and blood sugar issues. (I was insulin-resistant, although mildly so, in January of this year, and the fear of diabetes was what motivated me to start losing weight and get... Read more
Indulging in a little self pity.....
Friday, March 09, 2012      7 comments

It appears I'm not going to lose any weight this week. My normal weigh-in day is Sunday, and I haven't lost any weight this week so far, so I doubt I will make any appreciable gains in the next two days, especially since it's my husband's birth... Read more