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just sayin' ... finding the right book
Tuesday, January 03, 2017      10 comments

I remember years ago going into a book store to browse ... I like to read. A lady came in after me and asked the clerk to help her find the perfect diet book. The clerk pointed out a best seller ... oh, I've read that one. Then the clerk pointed... Read more
just sayin' ... a glimpse backward and focus forward
Monday, January 02, 2017      6 comments

I gained 1 1/2 pounds over the Christmas holidays ... I consider it a win coz it wasn't the 10 pounds I usually find while eating alllllll the goodies I can get my hands on. A glimpse backward: I have a net loss of 50 pounds from my he... Read more
just sayin' ... no more dieting for me
Saturday, December 31, 2016      11 comments

This is the time of year that we end one year and start a new one. We reflect on the year past ... and look forward to a bright shiny new one. We have great hopes of making major changes in the New Year, beginning with a clean slate, starti... Read more
just sayin' ... do you know how long 20 minutes is??
Friday, December 16, 2016      11 comments

I quit "dieting" ... focusing on food ... and decided to work on behaviors ... focusing on me. So this week I have eaten S L O W L Y making sure each meal lasted 20 meals ... or longer. Do you know how long 20 minutes is? Dang!!!! ... Read more
just sayin' ... my son chose wisely
Friday, December 09, 2016      12 comments

My dear daughter-in-law is sooooooo smart. We were talking this morning about our ever changing plans for this weekend due to hubby and I being walking advertisements for NyQuil. This is our last weekend to be with them before we leave for St Lo... Read more
just sayin' ... out on a limb
Wednesday, December 07, 2016      12 comments

I have been in a retrospective mood these last couple of days ... don't know if it's that time of year, watching Scrooge or allllll the NyQuil flowing through me. I have lost a kajilllllion pounds over the years ... y'all all know that. Som... Read more
Just sayin' ... Scrooge, lumpy Cream of Wheat and Dolly Parton
Monday, December 05, 2016      7 comments

I have been sick off and on for 2 1/2 weeks now ... yep we went to Texas for Thanksgiving to see our DS and family with me sniffing and snorting the whole way. We had a great time visiting ... and eating. We are back home drinking NyQuil an... Read more
just sayin' ... where's the accountability???
Saturday, October 29, 2016      11 comments

Well ... the dental saga is almost over. The dentist did call and left a message that she was returning our phone call coz we called and asked her to call us ... NOT. We called and complained to the office manager and said if the dentist wanted ... Read more
just sayin' ... you don't always get what you want
Sunday, October 23, 2016      7 comments

But you get what you need ... if you make it happen. Whew ... root canal is DONE. Hubby is on the mend ... the area is a little tender because of how long it was an issue. The root canal specialist was awesome and very, very thorough. It tu... Read more
just sayin' ... you gotta read the fine print
Sunday, October 16, 2016      13 comments

Hubby and I just celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary. Our anniversay weekend was a disaster. Hubby got a new crown almost two months ago and it never quit hurting. Did he listen to me when I suggested more than once ... that it might ne... Read more
just sayin' ... why????
Sunday, October 09, 2016      13 comments

I don't blog often ... why??? Maybe I feel like I don't have anything to say. Maybe I get tired of saying the same ol' thing ... lost, gained ... gained, lost ... gained. Maybe I just don't take the time after reading everyone else's a... Read more
just sayin' ... you are invited
Thursday, July 28, 2016      12 comments

My BFF is absolutely the best. She is supportive, honest, funny, sings made up songs even though .. she can't really sing ... really. We have been friends for 30 years. She knows everything about me and loves me any way. We met because of o... Read more
just sayin' ... the lady in the van
Monday, July 25, 2016      10 comments

Hubby and I are ... frugal. We utilize our public library to the nth degree ... checking out books and movie videos. The only down size is we are behind the times of new releases. I just watched The Lady in the Van with Maggie Smith based o... Read more
just sayin' ... did I change my mind???
Saturday, July 23, 2016      7 comments

Just got off the phone with BFF. We have been friends for 30+ years. We met when our boys were in kindergarten and they become friends ... and we became friends. She knows everything about me ... and loves me any way. This was part of our c... Read more
just sayin' ... no panic ... just let the journey continue
Wednesday, July 20, 2016      8 comments

Ahhhhh ... home again after 3 months on the road. Washington DC was a blast but I have to admit I loved, loved being with DD for 2 months and sharing Anne's birth. Anne is all new and perfect and smells wonderful. Each day is an adventure adding... Read more

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