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Tuesday, February 15, 2011      5 comments

Yesterday I had a busy morning with housework and managed some time in the office as well. DH very kindly offered to take me out to lunch, eventhough I was quite ready to cook for him. We did go out and I ordered the carne asada soft tacos wi... Read more
Healthy cooking - shrimp fajitas
Monday, February 14, 2011      3 comments

Yesterday I made shrimp fajitas for lunch. Fresh shrimp, 4 colors of bell peppers, red onion, jalepenos, cilantro and fresh salsa. I cooked the rice with a pureed to... Read more
Saturday, February 12, 2011      6 comments

Yesterday was the Valentines dinner, it was fun and the food was good. The mariachi band was a nice touch too. DH took a picture with his iPhone but somehow it's sideways on this site.. eventhough it downloaded the right way to Facebook. T... Read more
Busy day and weigh-in
Friday, February 11, 2011      3 comments

Yesterday was a busy but productive day. I did some laundry, worked in the office for a bit and then we got the call from the immigration lady, so we jumped in the car and ran over to Guaymas. Two hours later we had our FM3, the yearly visa, one... Read more
Thursday, February 10, 2011      6 comments

The other day I woke up to a beautiful sunrise - not as dramatic as some but still beautiful enough for me to get the camera out. The sun just getting up Higher sun... Read more
Book sale
Wednesday, February 09, 2011      8 comments

Today was the monthly book sale and I picked up a bag of books :) Right now I am reading Jean Auel's Clan of the Cave Bear series - I read these books years ago and anxiously awaited the 5th book, which I was given for my birthday in 2002. Th... Read more
Do not try this at home!
Tuesday, February 08, 2011      5 comments

This morning I woke up to a beautiful sunrise... clouds all pink and orange and the water in the bay reflecting the colors. I did a challenging yoga session - lots of balancing poses. The one I absolutely cannot do is the "crane bow" : al... Read more
New focus
Monday, February 07, 2011      5 comments

Last week has been a bit of a disaster and the weigh-in this morning reflects that... 147.7 It has been months since I have been below my panic point of 145 and it is pretty sad to see a previous high become the new goal... My lowest weigh... Read more
Changing winds
Saturday, February 05, 2011      4 comments

This morning there isn't much wind - a nice change from the cold blast out of the north we had the last few days. Looking at the boats in the bay, their bows are all facing south instead of north - that means the little wind there is comes out o... Read more
Even colder this morning....
Friday, February 04, 2011      7 comments

This morning we got close to freezing and on the local boards it was reported that there was ice on the grass behind a restaurant in town and there were iciles in a fountain!! This weather is crazy and I can't wait for it to warm up again.... ... Read more
Arctic air in Mexico
Thursday, February 03, 2011      7 comments

The Jetstream is so far south that we had a cold snap here in Mexico. Our low this morning was 37F (3C) which is very cold for here... The northerly wind is bringing cold air and dust from the desert. Brrr. The dust storm yesterday afternoo... Read more
Vegan challenge... ???
Wednesday, February 02, 2011      10 comments

Yesterday I happened to catch Oprah's show after watching the last half hour of Dr. Oz.... The subject was a vegan challenge for a week - it sounded interesting so I watched the whole show. The way they described it it means no animal produc... Read more
Relaxing over the weekend...
Tuesday, February 01, 2011      3 comments

Last week was great for getting back on track and my weight reflected that.. Over the weekend I relaxed a bit and didn't pay as much attention. The snacks crept back in, yesterday was fine till we had people come over - a glass of wine and a ... Read more
Fish salad (pics)
Monday, January 31, 2011      6 comments

Yesterday I used the leftover fish to make my favorite fish salad. Shredded fish, half an apple diced, fresh parsley, 1 Tbsp pine nuts and a squirt of lite ranch dressing. Served over lettuce and garnished with tomatoes. ... Read more
Fresh haircolor and should I dye my lashes?
Sunday, January 30, 2011      5 comments

The last time I colored my hair was sometime in November... my roots were peaking through and it was high time to get that box out and spend some time on my hair. Having done it it looks great and I wonder why I postponed it for so long.... ... Read more

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