Thank you all for your prayers
Monday, March 24, 2014 6 comments
Unfortunately, I haven't had any illnesses, infections etc that could explain the elevated white blood cell count and after talking to my Doc, although stress can elevate the count, not enough to account for my reading. I'm scheduled for a third... Read more
Could use some prayers.....
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 7 comments
Saw my new doc here in California and had my blood work done. Almost everything looked great except my white blood cell count. The first test 15,000 the second 14,800 normal is 10,000. To give you an idea of just how bad it can be, a patient of ... Read more
How do you suceed in achieving a lifestyle change....
Monday, March 17, 2014 4 comments
Step 1 - Mentally prepare. We've all heard it's not what you're eating, it's what's eating you. There is a lot of truth to this statement. For me to truly change I had to deal with my emotional issues. A combination of guilt, anger, loss an... Read more
Who says you can't get anything for free!
Monday, March 17, 2014 4 comments
For 35 years I have struggled with my weight, I've been normal to morbidly obese and everything in between. I've been sucked in by many of the "weight" loss products, diets and out and out scams (some that have probably put my health at risk). I... Read more
Life is always going to happen.....
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 6 comments
As I sit and contemplate my life (turning the big 50 in June and relocating once again for my husbands work), I've come to the conclusion that life is going to happen. There are always going to be situations and circumstances that are out of my ... Read more
Life Changes....not in a good way.
Saturday, March 08, 2014 7 comments
After only being in California for 4 1/2 months we will be on the move again after Michael gets out of school in June. This move is not by choice, an ultimatum, either move to New Mexico or my hubby will have no job. All I can do is cry, Mi... Read more
Don't get hung up on a number and don't be fooled by it either
Saturday, February 23, 2013 6 comments
110928.htm A phrase all women should become familiar with, "vanity sizing", great article on how the sizing of women's clothing has changed over the years.... Read more
Life on the Spectrum...a mommies point of view
Sunday, November 25, 2012 3 comments
Life is challenging, raising children difficult and raising an Autistic child is the greatest challenge I have faced to date. When you live on the spectrum life is not normal, it just isn't....you can try to have as normal of a life as poss... Read more
I survived the scariest night of the year
Thursday, November 01, 2012 6 comments
The dreaded Halloween, the scariest night of the year for any dieter! Fortunately we don't get a lot of trickor treaters where we live and Michael doesn't like trick or treating so we had very little candy on hand (just in case we got any little... Read more
Monday, October 29, 2012 8 comments
What does a couple do on a rainy drizzly damp day? Well, when you both are numbers geeks (hubby in an engineer and I'm an accountant) you crunch numbers! Ok, so not the most exciting thing in the world to do but here's what we discovered yesterd... Read more
I challenge you to be better than average!
Sunday, October 28, 2012 5 comments
You know I hear this a lot, I'm average, a size 14......ok, here's my take on the topic (I'm already feeling the hateful glares from those of you who use this excuse to do nothing about your weight), but let's face it, it is an excuse! Yes ... Read more
Tee Hee, Giggle, Laugh, Snort......
Sunday, October 28, 2012 8 comments
I have lost enough weight for other people to really notice (22 pounds), some even say I look thin...what a woo hoo moment. But it's what happens next that makes me tee hee, giggle, laugh and snort out loud, how did you do it? Did you low/... Read more
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