Facing it
Thursday, October 11, 2012      4 comments

So, I am now up to 148.5 lbs and am weighting for something to click. I just thought this would be a good day to start again. Although I have started again many, many times. I just cannot except that this is never going to work even though I ... Read more
Always learning
Thursday, July 19, 2012      1 comments

It was a dream of mine to come back from vacation and say " I didn't gain a pound" or "I actually lost weight on my vacation", but that didn't happen ~ so, back to being sensible and thinking about what I put in my mouth. I gained 6 lbs in 3 1/... Read more
Not Fat Enough
Wednesday, May 23, 2012      2 comments

Wow, I felt completely blindsided. I'm not fat enough to know what it feels like. I'm not fat enough to struggle with self worth and self image. How would I know how it feels to be so overweight and defeated? I'm not fat enough to unde... Read more
Not a loner any longer
Monday, December 26, 2011      6 comments

Well, on the way home from our Christmas get-away, my dh said to my oldest son. "Let's try to loose 20lbs by June." "I challenge you!" They shook hands and added a little $ to sweeten the deal. Music to my ears I tell you! I have some compa... Read more
I don't get it.
Monday, December 12, 2011      4 comments

I have been at this for quite awhile now. I have made it known in my home what I am doing and why. So why do you suppose just after talking to my dh about not going to a cookie bake and take because I am having a hard time with temptation he d... Read more
Saturday, November 26, 2011      6 comments

I decided to start my weekly weigh in again. Just to keep myself accountable. I am hoping that along with my renewed food logging and re-realization that sugar really does ruin my appetite for anything other than sweets, I will start eating mo... Read more
Trying the Tracker - again
Thursday, October 27, 2011      5 comments

So I cannot seem to get the scale movin' downward. I have been exercising regularly and keeping mental track of my calories but I think I need to be more vigilant about recording what I eat. Have I said this before? Anyway, I put in all my ea... Read more
WI Day
Sunday, October 16, 2011      3 comments

Weigh In Day - hoping to get to the 5 lb weight loss. I stepped on the scale and saw not a loss at all but a gain. I actually laughed. I have been on the treadmill for 35 to 45 minutes 5 days a week and thought I was eating pretty well. Some... Read more
Time for class
Thursday, October 13, 2011      2 comments

(just for you STILLFLYIN) : Yesterday I took a metal stamping class and it was great fun. It was a small class ( 6 of us) held at the home of a local metal stamping artist. We got to make several projects using all her stuff. Most of us made... Read more
Anticipation and Old Friends
Sunday, October 09, 2011      3 comments

I ain't talking about ketchup either. I am trying to keep the 15th of Oct. in focus 'cause that is my final weigh in to see if I made my 5 lb loss. I have been exercising regularly and making pretty good meal choices. I haven't been able t... Read more
The Messenger and The Swift
Monday, October 03, 2011      7 comments

He's photographic evidence of my creations. The first is The Messenger It may look simple and unassumin... Read more
Oh Yeah.........
Sunday, September 25, 2011      3 comments

Friday was my weigh in day. I did not make my 5 lb goal but I WAS able to get into my costume skirt without pain or lack of oxygen. ... Read more
Some finished products - finally!
Sunday, September 25, 2011      6 comments

Here are some pictures of the costumes I sewed in preparation for the Renaissance Fest. My daughter in her EIf Warrior costume. I sewed the dress part we bought the bre... Read more
My cold poem and other stuff
Wednesday, September 21, 2011      2 comments

Because I couldn't sleep last night due to the stupid cold I have caught, I made up a poem. Cold, cold go away! I have too much to do today! I have no time to lay in bed. There's a list to check off instead. So now I've told you. S... Read more
Too Early
Sunday, September 11, 2011      4 comments

Yes, I should be sleeping but once again I woke up for no apparent reason. Many things on my mind I guess. Mostly that I haven't been progressing with my weight loss for about 2 1/2 weeks or so. I have to refocus on my goals. A big thing I a... Read more

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