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just sayin’ … growing pains
Thursday, February 23, 2017      8 comments

Almost finished with setting up my brand-new HP Notebook laptop. As I am doing this … it struck me how this process is much like losing weight. Ya want a new laptop coz the old one is limping along, mostly broken … getting a new one comes w... Read more
just sayin’ …tough love and y’all must really like me
Thursday, February 16, 2017      12 comments

I am sooooo surprised at how many people sent me emails or Spark Goodies with messages about my last two posts. So let’s get some clarification going here. I got chastised for not “letting” my hubby give me chocolate for Valentine’s Day to ... Read more
just sayin’ … hubby has a girlfriend ... no worries
Wednesday, February 15, 2017      15 comments

Several people were concerned that since I didn’t want chocolate for Valentine’s Day … my hubby got slighted. Not to worry … his girlfriend got him chocolate. Yep, hubby has a girlfriend. We refer to Mary Lou who is 80ish by our guesstimat... Read more
just sayin’ … he loves me
Tuesday, February 14, 2017      11 comments

As I am a real live Valentine … my hubby done real good today … NO candy just like I requested. Instead … he helped me gut my closet and reorganize it. Actually it was three closets. Yep. I got rid of everything that no longer fits coz it’s too ... Read more
just sayin’ … Oh, well
Monday, February 13, 2017      11 comments

First, I am a real Valentine so it’s a big deal in our family … my maiden name is Valentine. We are gonna celebrate by getting me a new laptop this week. Makes me very happy and there are NO tempting calories!!!! Make sure to hug someone you lov... Read more
just sayin’ … get back on track now OR later OR ???
Wednesday, February 08, 2017      9 comments

Beck Solution Day 20 asks does it make more sense to stop unplanned or over eating NOW … or to keep eating???? Well, hmmm. I have a different answer at different times. I am a binge eater from way back. Beck’s definition … a desperate... Read more
just sayin’ … stop fooling yourself
Tuesday, February 07, 2017      9 comments

I have been working on losing weight … forever!!!!! I told hubby if I don’t lose all these @#$%! pounds this year … I am just gonna be fat … forever. Beck Solution day 19 says … only on rare occasions do people put food in their mouths with... Read more
just sayin’ … I’m sooooo full of it
Monday, February 06, 2017      16 comments

I just went to the doc for my annual wellness visit. Hmmm … I weighed in at the same weight as I was this time last year. First the doc was impressed … and then … not so much. I got the evil eye about how I have lost ~50 pounds from my... Read more
just sayin’ … lose it, before you lose yourself !!!
Sunday, February 05, 2017      9 comments

Wow … MICHAELAH_17 wrote this on my last blog. These are such powerful words to me today after eating myself into a comatose state over the last week … for no good reason. It cost me 6+ pounds and tons of self doubt. This past week I have a... Read more
just sayin’ … are ya gonna do this or what ???????
Saturday, February 04, 2017      15 comments

I have been contemplating allllll week if I am gonna get busy and once and for all get alllllll these @#$! pounds off ... or what. All the while eating … crap. Up, down, up, down … on track and then way the heck off track. Dedicated a... Read more
just sayin’ … ‘puter, sm’uter
Wednesday, January 25, 2017      10 comments

It’s a laid back kinda day for us. Snow has been in the forecast all week … but not a flake in sight so far. I go tomorrow to the breast cancer specialist to follow up on the biopsy to make sure EVERYTHING is a done deal for the next 6 months. ... Read more
just sayin’ … hugs and kisses
Monday, January 23, 2017      8 comments

Spent yesterday at our DS and DIL … hugged on the g-kids. I might have squeezed on the little ones a little too tight. I want to be here when they have their own g-kids. I took my care package full of clean foods. Today I walked on my tread... Read more
just sayin’ … make a decision … and follow through
Saturday, January 21, 2017      11 comments

Sorry I have been a bit busy ... exciting mamm, eating the house down, migraine from hell, fever blister the size of Texas, pity party, biopsy and now celebrating!!!!!!!! Whew!!! Finally … 5 years cancer FREEEEEE and counting. Of cour... Read more
just sayin’ … let the celebrating begin
Thursday, January 19, 2017      10 comments

My dad passed away from lung/bone cancer 25 years ago. We had a love hate relationship … he loved to make me hate him. His passing was … emotionally complicated … but we both found peace before he passed away. In 2000, I had a “bad” mamm … ... Read more
just sayin' ... putting a hold on celebrating
Thursday, January 12, 2017      14 comments

Today should have been a day of celebrating 5 years free of breast cancer. But I have to put that on hold ... for a week. Today's mamm indicates an abnormal calcification in the original cancer site that wasn't there last year ... so on Mon... Read more

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