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Wednesday, August 03, 2011      7 comments

Yesterday was a good day, we went to Pagosa and DH dropped me off at the dentist when I was done there I walked to the eye doctor a few blocks down the road and from there to the coffee shop where I met DH and indulged in a medium cappuccino - y... Read more
August is off to a good start!
Tuesday, August 02, 2011      4 comments

Doing a Happy Dance this morning 144.8!! Lowest since last November :) emoticon Keeping up with the yoga sess... Read more
Reflection on July and weigh-in
Monday, August 01, 2011      4 comments

This month has been a good month. My starting weight was 146.7 and today I am at 145.4 so not a whole heap of progress but progress nontheless... High for the month was 147.5 whcih is my starting weight for the 60 day challenge. Low for... Read more
A day's worth of meals :)
Sunday, July 31, 2011      6 comments

Yesterday I finally got the file cabinet and the matching hutch together. It took me about an hour and a half and it felt like quite a work out - I definitely worked up a sweat :) I took pics of all 3 meals yesterday Breakfast - 1/3 c... Read more
Fishy Friday
Saturday, July 30, 2011      4 comments

We found lots of great food at the Safeway yesterday and today I'm going to pre-cook a few things as next week could be a busy one. Our main meal is lunch and it's easier to have something already fixed and only in need of heating up. Yest... Read more
A little progress
Friday, July 29, 2011      6 comments

Yesterday I started putting the lateral file cabinet together and I got about halfway - talk about a workout!! I worked up a sweat :) My desk is about put together, now for computer on it... The printer is on the low file cabinet and my little ... Read more
Getting my office organized (again)
Thursday, July 28, 2011      4 comments

In the spring the shop building passed the final inspection from the building department (finally - long story) we can move the office section back to the upstairs. yesterday I unpacked my desk and shelves and between the 2 of us moved it upstai... Read more
Enjoying being back
Wednesday, July 27, 2011      5 comments

Yesterday I cleaned the house, did a load of washing and generally sorted through some things. It was fun to see all my other stuff again and I like my stainless steel sink here so much better than the old porcelain one in my kitchen in Mexico -... Read more
Hot water again!
Tuesday, July 26, 2011      3 comments

The hot water water heater issue turned ut to be a very simple one... DH checked the propane, we still had 40% so it wasn't that. Next step, unscrew the big panel at the back of the house and check the waterheater - it turned out that the temp ... Read more
Cooking on electric and at high altitude again
Monday, July 25, 2011      4 comments

Yesterday I cooked our first meal back home. We had stocked up on lots of good stuff on the way home the day before and lunch was salmon, red potatoes and cauliflower. It took about 5 seconds to get used to my old stove again and I remembered... Read more
Back home
Sunday, July 24, 2011      3 comments

We are back home in Colorado, arrived yesterday afternoon after stopping at the Safeway in Aztec, NM and stocking up for the week. Veggies and healthy stuff is expensive!! We went on to Durango and stopped at Natures Oasis, the health food store... Read more
Last day before heading north
Wednesday, July 20, 2011      9 comments

Today is the last day to get things packed up, put away and get the house ready and locked up. To "help" matters there's hurricane Dora south of here which may dump lots of rain by the weekend... Hope the thing heads west!!! My fridge is j... Read more
Chicken curry
Tuesday, July 19, 2011      6 comments

What is a good way to use up leftover veggies??? Make a curry! Cauliflower, carrots, potatoes, onion and some soft tomatoes, cilantro, spices and a generous spoonful of curry paste from the jar I can't quite use up. Add the chicken and there's... Read more
Sunday lunch on the beach and Monday weigh-in
Monday, July 18, 2011      5 comments

Yesterday we had lunch at our favorite greek place on the beach. It was a lovely day, about 95F and very pleasant in the shade with a nice sea breeze now and then. Th... Read more
Day 11 - chicken salad
Sunday, July 17, 2011      4 comments

Yesterday I had a quiet day at home. Having missed yoga on Friday it was good to get back to it yesterday morning - warriors and head to knee, cobras and swans... DH sorted his boat stuff in the garage so my Jeep can get in there when we go no... Read more

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