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Upsetting the applecart...
Tuesday, April 26, 2011      3 comments

After being stuck at the same weight for about 5 days I decided to upset my plan. We went out to lunch and I ate till I was full - more than I eat on plan. It actually felt really good to just eat what I wanted, never mind the calories, carbs et... Read more
Monday weigh-in
Monday, April 25, 2011      6 comments

Hello Monday! Last week I got back on track and I was hopeful to see a nice loss this Monday... I weighed in at 146.8~ I've been pretty much stuck on that number since last Thursday despite eating very close to plan :( My body seems to be figh... Read more
Internet troubles
Saturday, April 23, 2011      1 comments

Yesterday the internet blew out - or rather the electric plug blew a fuse. It being Easter weekend there's no way we can get a replacement till hopefully Monday. DH rigged up an antenna to receive a weak signal from the hotel across the bay - ... Read more
Salad days
Friday, April 22, 2011      3 comments

The weather is warming up and we're having a lot of salads lately. I always have a small salad with my meal but the last week salad is the main dish. Last night we had leftover steak in the salad - yum. Pecan halves, dried cranberries, herbed... Read more
Container gardening
Thursday, April 21, 2011      2 comments

Yesterday a neighbour stopped by with a bag of cactus cuttings from her garden and then dragged me back with her to get some more... Uhm.. I did tell her I have a black thumb but her theory is that you can't do anything to cactus! Plant it and l... Read more
Wednesday, April 20, 2011      7 comments

On our last trip to Colorado I found the cutest sandals. They go nicely with some of my tops and one of my new dresses. They are B.O.C. by Born, very comfortable and... Read more
Curry dinner
Tuesday, April 19, 2011      3 comments

On Sunday I made dinner for our friends Chicken tikka, vegetable curry with brown basmati rice and mango, salad and chutney on the side. I took pictures during prep but once our firnds were there and we dished up I forgot to take a picture of my... Read more
Getting there...
Sunday, April 17, 2011      4 comments

Yesterday was another good day eating wise an I'm down another pound! Still not where I want to be but not as scary as before. At 147.5 it's still 2.5 pounds above my "panic point" and over 8 pounds more than my low of last summer. For now I'm f... Read more
Stuck to my plan :)
Saturday, April 16, 2011      4 comments

Last night we had a great time with our friends and I managed to stick to my plan of eating moderation. I drank water only and lots of it... (about 6 cups), had one piece of deviled egg, 1 crab cake and 1/2 of the huge hamburger on a bun. Bei... Read more
Back on track
Friday, April 15, 2011      5 comments

This week I did 4 yoga sessions and my eating has been better. Not on plan but better... Afternoons are hardest for me and I'm glad I have chewing gum on hand when the munchies get to me. Tonight we're eating over at our friend's house agai... Read more
Getting back to doing yoga
Wednesday, April 13, 2011      3 comments

On Monday I started the day with yoga and managed to do a session every morning so far this week. I feels great, despite a few tender muscles. My eating has been all over the place and the scale shows it - pretty scary numbers right now :( Th... Read more
Great weekend
Monday, April 11, 2011      2 comments

On Saturday we took a trip to El Colorado up the coast with the kayak group. It was an overcast day, with a chilly wind and we got there the seas were choppy. Only one... Read more
Saturday, April 09, 2011      6 comments

DH detests cabbage... or so he thought... I never fixed him cabbage because he always insisted the doesn't like it. Being a brit, you can just imagine the way he used to get it! Overcooked, slimy and horrible. I cooked he cabbege for only a ... Read more
Friday, April 08, 2011      4 comments

Yesterday we browsed the little shops in Guaymas and it was great fun. We went behind the main street and found all sorts of little stores and street vendors. A lot of the stores were selling pleather knock off purses and sports team t-shirts bu... Read more
Thursday, April 07, 2011      5 comments

Yesterday was a cloudy but very muggy day and we turned the a/c on for the first time this year. In the evening we had rain! It really freshened everything and washed off the desert dust. Today is a beautiful sunny day and still cool. I'm ... Read more

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