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Wish you were here....
Thursday, February 16, 2012      4 comments

Yesterday we had lunch at our favorite greek place by the beach. It's been cooler and it was nice to sit in the sun and watch the pelicans dive for fish. ... Read more
Valentine's Dinner
Wednesday, February 15, 2012      4 comments

Instead of going to a restaurant for Valentine's, we got together at a friend's house for a wonderful evening of food and friendship. One person had bought the steaks and shrimp (we all split the cost) and everyone brought a dish. My contributio... Read more
Salmon and Spinach - 2 ways
Monday, February 13, 2012      7 comments

Sunday lunch was grilled salmon with spinach. I prefer my spinach raw and DH likes his cooked, so I made 2 different plates. DH's with boiled potatoes, the spinach sauteed with mushrooms, garlic and feta cheese ... Read more
Saturday, February 11, 2012      5 comments

Yesterday we went to El Colorado, a fishing village north of here to go sea kayaking. It was a gorgeous day with the wind picking up towards the end of the morning. L... Read more
Chorizo scrambled eggs
Thursday, February 09, 2012      4 comments

Yesterday was a cold damp morning and I made scrambled eggs with chorizo sausage for breakfast. Mel, just for you, here's a pic ... Read more
Sea mist
Wednesday, February 08, 2012      5 comments

Yesterday started out as a gorgeous sunny day, DH went to the boat mid morning after finishing in the office and I sat outside trying to get some color on my legs. At 12:30 he phoned and said he was coming home as there was a sea mist rolli... Read more
Restful weekend
Monday, February 06, 2012      6 comments

This weekend I took a break from exercise. Having a sore throat and feeling rotten I didn't even feel like my usual yoga session. I drank lots of tea and to make up for my rest I bought a stability ball and new yoga mat when we went to Sams on S... Read more
Chicken soup
Saturday, February 04, 2012      6 comments

Last week DH had this 'flu that's going around and for the last few days my throat has been sore and it feel like I'm fighting something... So yesterday I made a pot of chicken soup, thinking of my friends in Colorado getting dumped on - on day... Read more
Back on track
Thursday, February 02, 2012      4 comments

Having a good attitude makes all the difference! I'm keeping up with the exercising and adjusted my eating. Having found where there was room for improvement (afternoon snacks!), I faced the problem head on and a pack of sugarless gum was a huge... Read more
Mind games
Tuesday, January 31, 2012      7 comments

After upping my exercise this last month and being rewarded for that with a weight GAIN, I was a little upset over the weekend. Why bother if it makes me gain weight (and inches! I measured)? Thoughts like that aren't very helpful and yesterday ... Read more
Saturday morning pampering...
Saturday, January 28, 2012      6 comments

DH is over his 'flu and wanted to go out for breakfast - he found his appetite again! I declined and had a lovely pampering session. I colored my hair and gave myself a pedicure. Love fresh toes :) OPI's Melon of Troy, a soft coral, was this mor... Read more
Adding weights = adding pounds?
Friday, January 27, 2012      5 comments

The last few weeks I have added weight training for half an hour on Tuesdays and Thursdays to my usual yoga and walking. On weight days the walk is to my friends house and back, so only a short one, the other weekdays anything from 45 mins to ... Read more
Flounder 2 ways (pics)
Wednesday, January 25, 2012      6 comments

I'm working my way through the kilo portions of flounder in my freezer. I get 2 meals (for the 2 of us) out of a bag. Monday was Flounder Florentine Yesterday... Read more
Spinach salad
Tuesday, January 24, 2012      5 comments

Yesterday I made a spinach salad with some salmon and walnuts ... Read more
My back patio flower bed
Monday, January 23, 2012      4 comments

When we first planted the bougainvillea they started to wilt and the flowers dropped off quickly. Several miracle grow treatments and watering have brought them back to life. My favorite one ... Read more

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