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Reflection in the weeds
Saturday, August 02, 2008      1 comments

So, as I walk down this path of reclaiming my life again, I have been trying to pay attention to what is going around me and my feelings, attitudes, and my reactions to those things. I have read the concept that our true self is often reflected... Read more
Confessions of an addict
Wednesday, July 30, 2008      4 comments

The last couple of days have been difficult for me. I joined a competition at work with 3 other ladies to lose weight. We each bet $20 to the pot with the winner being the person with the greatest percentage to original weight lost by Septembe... Read more
Hummingbirds, Wasps, and Brick Walls
Sunday, July 27, 2008      2 comments

I have a hummingbird feeder outside one window where I can sit on the couch and watch the birds come. It is an ornate feeder with 4 feeding flowers on it. It has attracted not only the hummingbirds but the wasps. The wasps tend to hang around... Read more
Naked and Harry S Truman
Friday, July 25, 2008      1 comments

I remember once reading a diet tip that said to sit naked in front of a full length mirror and watch yourself eat and when you see how gross you look that you will be motivated to do something about your weight. Well, emotionally, I have been s... Read more
Fried Green Tomatoes
Sunday, July 20, 2008      1 comments

One of my all time favorite movies is Fried Green Tomatoes. The idea that common sense is not that common and sometimes what needs to be said is not politically correct. I am sitting here thinking that I am, in many ways, like Evelyn - as far ... Read more
So, whatcha gunna do?
Saturday, July 19, 2008      1 comments

This is not the first time I have been down this road. I have lost the weight before, true, not quite this much, but I know I can do it. I have talked about it, theorized about it, researched about it, cried about it, but have done nothing abo... Read more

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