Does watching food tv make us fat? (NPR)
Thursday, March 19, 2015 16 comments
I thought this was interesting - heard it on NPR yesterday www.npr.org/blogs/thesal
tv-cooking-shows-make-us-fat I've found that if I watch a lot of Food tv (back in the days when I wa... Read more
So what else is new?
Monday, March 02, 2015 18 comments
Usually when people say that, it's in response to some announcement that they've heard a hundred times before ("It's going to snow tomorrow!" "So what else is new?") but this time I really feel some new stuff coming on. I'm not losing weigh... Read more
The dejection of a bad weigh-in day, and the dawning of realization.
Saturday, February 07, 2015 20 comments
Yeah, disappointing weigh-in. We've all had them. I followed the Fast Metabolism diet for three weeks, lost 3.5 pounds the first week and not an ounce since. After thinking of myself as a fat, sad blob for about ten minutes (pretty much my att... Read more
Connections and Community (OT, although there is some relevance to food addiction))
Sunday, January 25, 2015 18 comments
So it started with this: (there was supposed to be a picture of a cat sleeping in a basket here, but I took it with my phone and tried to email it to myself so I could upload it here, and the mail server is down. It'll show up eventually) ... Read more
Avoiding falls, staying limber, remaining young.
Wednesday, January 07, 2015 12 comments
Okay, link problems straightened out. Thanks to HIPPICHICK1 for showing this to me initially. This guy is nothing short of amazing. Totally worth a couple minutes of your time to watch this video. www.disclose.tv/action/... Read more
"Juice Cleanse" - some science, some thoughts
Monday, January 05, 2015 9 comments
Here's the link for the science part - just cut and paste the whole deal (and beware - the graphics are really annoying): http://www.buzzfeed.com/caro
utm_campaign=BuzzFeed+14&u... Read more
Saturday, January 03, 2015 14 comments
Effort: Small vs Heroic
Thursday, January 01, 2015 12 comments
Fascinating and simple recipe to try: Pine syrup!
Sunday, November 09, 2014 7 comments
This stuff is amazing in tea and I'm sure in a bunch of other things I haven't thought of yet. Following the pine syrup recipe is the recipe for using it in an Alpine Manhattan. I have not yet made this but it sounds wonderful, and would m... Read more
Road rage and other misplaced angers.
Thursday, September 04, 2014 9 comments
I remember years and years ago, my husband and I were going somewhere in the city (Philadelphia), I was driving, and someone cut me off on the Schuylkill Expressway. The fact that the Schuylkill (known locally as the "sure kill") Expressway was... Read more
It's been a wild and wooly summer.
Monday, September 01, 2014 19 comments
I ran away from SP in the spring when I inexplicably gained weight. I've since learned that that's a silly thing. The next week I'd lost it again, whether by whim of weight or scale. We weigh what we weigh - it has as much to do with our over... Read more
I'm out - for a while anyway.
Saturday, May 10, 2014 17 comments
This is just stupid and inexplicable, but after ten days of landscaping six hours a day, drinking tons of water, eating salads and very little else, Ive gained seven pounds. I don't understand how this is possible, but it's same scale, same pla... Read more
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