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Tuesday, January 08, 2008      0 comments

It's been almost two months since I was laid off. I sleep late and don't get a whole lot accomplished each day. Both my husband and my counselor are upset with me. Even with three alarm clocks, I still stay in bed until 10 or 11. So now I'm ... Read more
Monday, November 19, 2007      1 comments

Friday was my last day at work after 30 years of working at the same place. It was HARD! Waking up today( a work day) with no place to go was very difficult. Despite feeling as if the rug has been pulled out from under me, I still have a l... Read more
Thursday, November 01, 2007      1 comments

Yesterday was my groups last day to enter invoices into the system. But we still have to stay and work another two weeks. Doing what?? I'm not sure. There are a few loose ends but not near enough to keep all of us busy 8hrs a day. I was really h... Read more
Difficulty with the Layoff
Friday, September 28, 2007      1 comments

On August 20th me and 3 other accounting people were informed our jobs were moving to Houston and we no longer had a job. They offered a VERY generous severance package BUT..we have to keep working until Nov 16th. First of all, this news hi... Read more
How did THAT happen?
Saturday, July 21, 2007      0 comments

Wow, how did THAT happen? Over the past month and due to the wedding planning, I quit logging my food. There was just no time but especially no energy. I managed to lose almost two pounds and lost several inches in my waist. I think perhaps I ... Read more
14 Days Until the Wedding
Saturday, June 30, 2007      0 comments

Time is literally flying right now with only 14 days left until my daughter's wedding. We just had most of the house refloored so spent about a week either moving things out or moving them back in. I am beat! Also flying is money..right out... Read more
Slow is not always bad
Saturday, June 09, 2007      1 comments

I've been on this weight loss venture for just over a year now. I first started out using Weight Watchers then in June of last year switched to SparkPeople. Some might say my progress was pretty minimal and pretty slow. And it really is ... Read more
Back on The Wagon
Saturday, February 24, 2007      0 comments

After over a week of having fallen off of the wagon, I pulled myself up by my bootstraps and started tracking my food again. That first week I was over but at least I WAS tracking. I also gained a few pounds so..well it's not rocket science ::)... Read more
Feels Great!
Sunday, January 21, 2007      0 comments

Although I have not lost a great deal of weight plushad a setback over the holidays, things are still going well. Yesterday I went shopping for some jeans because everything I have is way too baggy. I had been wearing 18 or 20 Plus sizes. Y... Read more
Back to the Beginning
Sunday, January 07, 2007      0 comments

Pursuant to yesterday's post "Slip Sliding Away" I decided to start over at Stage 1 again. Due to my broken arm, NO exercise for pretty much two and a half months and the holiday over-eating, I need to get recentered and concentrate on the basic... Read more
Slip Sliding Away
Saturday, January 06, 2007      0 comments

Well, here I am a week after the holidays(which was the culprit of my not doing well with my calories) and my weight took a giant leap all of a sudden. Although my avg calories has gone down, I can't help but see the scale telling me my efforts ... Read more
The Holidays
Saturday, December 16, 2006      0 comments

Weight gain over the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays is not all that unusual. A lot of people have difficulty resisting all the too readily available goodies during Nov and Dec. I thought I was stronger but have fallen into nibbling here and... Read more
New Clothes
Saturday, October 21, 2006      0 comments

At work a friend of mine jokingly called me "droopy drawers" I belive that's one of the nicest thing anyone has ever said to me. :) So today I went shopping and bought some new slacks for work. My shirt size went down one size and my slack... Read more
They Finally Noticed
Saturday, September 16, 2006      0 comments

I was beginning to think people would never notice that I had lost 11 pounds. Finally this week they noticed and commented. One girl asked me outright how much I had lost because my butt looked a lot smaller. (she has the right to say that be... Read more
Amazed Again!
Sunday, August 27, 2006      0 comments

We went on vacation to Estes Park Colorado. What a beautiful place. We walked around as much as my lungs would allow and the scenery is just breathtaking!! I wrote down my food intake and due to the lack of really good choices and a genera... Read more

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