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Quiet Sunday
Sunday, July 25, 2010      4 comments

It's a windy day and it's fun to watch the boats bob up and down in the bay. Nothing much planned for today, a few things at the old house and then a quiet day here. When the deck gets shady I may sit outside and finish my book.... Read more
Drinks and snacks
Saturday, July 24, 2010      7 comments

Last night we had neighbours from the old house over for drinks and snacks. We had been to the new Walmart and Sams in Guaymas to get goodies and got quite a bit despite the products being quite different from up north. I prepared most of i... Read more
House - before / after pics
Thursday, July 22, 2010      12 comments

We have all our own furniture moved and and I took a few pics BEFORE AFTER ... Read more
Moved in!
Wednesday, July 21, 2010      5 comments

Yesterday we had some strong guys help us move the last of the heavy furniture out of here and move our stuff from the other house in. The best thing? Once they had everything out of here I rolled up the rugs and mopped the floors. It felt so... Read more
New cabinet hardware
Monday, July 19, 2010      10 comments

I changed over the knobs on the kitchen cabinets and the kitchen has a different look. BEFORE: AFTER: ... Read more
New house (pictures)
Saturday, July 17, 2010      6 comments

These are pictures we took when we viewed the house last trip. It still has the old furniture in it, which will be moved out sometime this week. View from the deck over ... Read more
Home sweet home
Friday, July 16, 2010      6 comments

It's good to be home in Mexico... It was hot driving down 110-115F but here in San Carlos we have the sea breeze and the high was 95F - nice and balmy. My hair and skin soaked up the more humid air and feel great... I have curls again! We... Read more
Thursday, July 15, 2010      1 comments

Yesterday was a long day and we finally got to Tuscon at 8pm local time. Had something to eat and crashed. Today we're continuing our trip south and should be there late afternoon. Nothing like driving into San Carlos with the sun setting... Read more
Trip south
Wednesday, July 14, 2010      4 comments

Later this morning we're leaving for a visit south... it will be an exciting trip as we're moving house. Lots to organize and sort out and we're taking a truck full again. Last night dinner was great. Although it was pasta, the sauce was v... Read more
Tuesday, July 13, 2010      9 comments

Ok, I've been watching way to much football (soccer) lately!! But I feel like those mexican commentators when their team scores :) ... Read more
Monday weigh-in :))
Monday, July 12, 2010      7 comments

WOO HOO this morning I was down again and I'm now at my lowest in over 3 years!!! 140.4!!! Happy Dance.. (that's cardio, right?) The weekend was quiet, ate on plan but didn't get a lot of exercise in. Still, I'm thrilled to final... Read more
Pictures of my new Birkenstocks
Saturday, July 10, 2010      7 comments

As I mentioned before I never thought I'd EVER wear those "hippy sandals" thought they were ugly and clunky etc.. Things have changed over the years both with the shoes and with my life style. We somehow met in the middle and I'm a convert :) ... Read more
Friday weigh-in
Friday, July 09, 2010      6 comments

Despite eating lunch out for 2 days my weight is down :) 141.7 !!!! That a 2.6 loss since Monday and 2.3 since last Friday... The main difference in my eating has been slightly smaller portions, eating a little slower and curb my snacking..... Read more
On track
Thursday, July 08, 2010      2 comments

Yesterday we went over to Durango to pick up a shipment. We didn't have a lot of time this trip so we went straight to lunch after DH loaded 2000 pounds of boxes in the back of the truck. We had a sandwich at the cafe near the new hospital whe... Read more
Through the barrier
Wednesday, July 07, 2010      10 comments

This morning I got on the scales and yoohoo!! Happy Dance!! I broke the 142 barrier for the first time in over a year... 141.9 so only just but below 142 nonetheless. The trick is to stay there for a bit... today and tomorrow we'll be out, ... Read more

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