MOLLYR618's Blogs

Halfway there!
Thursday, March 18, 2010      2 comments

I did it! I made the halfway mark! Most people start their body image adjustments (formerly known as “diets”) in January. I had to delay mine a month after being diagnosed with mono on Jan. 5 and then taking virtually all of January to reco... Read more
What's in that package?
Wednesday, February 24, 2010      1 comments

(Celebrate the little victories moment: I’ve lost 2.6 pounds! Woohoo!) One of my favorite sayings this past year has been “It’s just packaging. What’s inside hasn’t changed.” Usually when I’m saying that, though, I’m talking about my d... Read more
Mind over matter
Friday, February 19, 2010      0 comments

I’m no longer on a diet. I don’t want to use the word “diet,” I won’t think of myself as being on a diet and I don’t want anyone to ask how my diet is going. This is a mindset – not a diet. As a two-time former smoker — I quit onc... Read more
Time for a change
Monday, February 15, 2010      0 comments

It’s been said that the definition of insanity is always doing the same thing in the same way and expecting different results. That’s why, for many of us, dieting drives us crazy. We keep doing the same thing exactly the same way – then sc... Read more
Losing it
Saturday, February 13, 2010      0 comments

Weight loss is really a Rubik's cube:
m/... Read more
Now you've got my Irish up
Thursday, February 04, 2010      3 comments

I’m nothing if not stubborn. Ask anyone who has known me for any considerable length of time, sometimes all it takes to get me to do something is to try to tell me I won’t be able to get it done. No one has told me I wouldn’t be able t... Read more
We really can be hard to understand
Monday, February 01, 2010      1 comments

For years I’ve listened to men joke about how difficult women are to understand. No we’re not, I’d think. All you have to do is pay attention. Today, I started to see the light. I’ve blogged about this before, on my Losing It blog: rea... Read more
Reality bites
Sunday, January 31, 2010      6 comments

(This is from my regular weight loss blog, Reality always seems to have a way of slapping us in the face. Not just a “How dare you!” kind of slap, but more of a “Hey! Wake up, stupid! I’m trying to tell yo... Read more