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Rough Times
Wednesday, October 05, 2011      4 comments

It's been a while again. And there have been some rough times. And frankly, I'm tired of having rough times. If you will permit me to whine just a little bit--- this house I live in is hard. It has been harder and harder for 4 years (offe... Read more
Post vacation and on track!!
Wednesday, August 24, 2011      2 comments

Life after vacation is never really very easy. But things are going well. We didn’t return to our ‘normal’ life. Jenny has been at a permaculture class 9 hours a day 6 days a week since our return. It has made us feel busier than normal, but... Read more
So here is the basic problem....thoughts on negative thinking while on vacation.
Thursday, July 28, 2011      3 comments

Here's the problem--- I decided to write a blog update to my last blog. A few days ago I wrote the trauma that we have been living through. I wrote about how my eating had followed down the dark path, followed (or preceded?) quickly by self-l... Read more
Time to Act as If
Sunday, July 24, 2011      4 comments

My last blog entry---seems like so long ago. I had made goals for Memphis and met them all. I was feeling so good and on. Until last week anyway. We have been fostering Robert (a 16 year old) for the past 6 months, and had planned to keep... Read more
I rocked Memphis!
Wednesday, July 06, 2011      3 comments

I am so happy to report that I met all my goals in Memphis! I ate within range every day, and worked out every day! The hotel had a really nice work out room. I ran on the treadmill 2 days and did the elliptical one day. AND I did some s... Read more
Goals for this week
Sunday, June 26, 2011      4 comments

It has been a month since I have written. Things are going in the same way as last time I wrote, with a slight reprieve for summer. We are continuing to parent Robert, and learning a lot on the way. My goal to go into maintenance mode for... Read more
Here comes the sun (literally and figuratively)
Wednesday, May 04, 2011      3 comments

It has been an incredible time of transition and learning. Suddenly becoming a Mom to a 16 year old from a completely different background than me has not been easy. At the same time, it has been the best thing in my life in so many ways; well... Read more
update on a rough time, the open floodgates, etc
Wednesday, April 06, 2011      3 comments

Here we are in April. It has been a rough few months. I'm not even sure how to easily describe them, and I'm not sure what I want to write, but I want to write something... Read more
Motherhood (of sorts)
Wednesday, February 09, 2011      3 comments

My blogs usually don't stray too far from SP directly related things, but today seems like a good day to make an exception. part of the reason I don't delve into other areas of life too much is that my life feels hard to explain (it probably... Read more
A February Experiment and my big bday plan!
Wednesday, February 02, 2011      3 comments

Back in early January I took stock, realized that although there was MUCH to celebrate about my process and life and SP journey, I was dissatisfied with a few things. Things like eating out of my range around 50% of the time (I had not realized... Read more
I'll stop boring you
Wednesday, January 19, 2011      4 comments

I've decided to journal, not blog my goals for every week since they were mind-numbingly the same every week. how many times do you want to hear me say I won't drink coffee and I'll track every day, etc. So yay for you! I will tell you ge... Read more
Weekly Goal Check In
Wednesday, January 12, 2011      2 comments

It's interesting, I really have felt very hard core for the past 2-3 weeks, feeling like good things are happening and that I am really close to 100%. Then I looked back at my tracker thing, and saw that in the first 9 days of Jan, I had gone o... Read more
Goals 1-2 to 1-9
Wednesday, January 05, 2011      4 comments

Always the same categories: Areas of Concern: Saturday there are 2 parties Eating: Despite the parties, looking at the week I will be able to eat in range every day Tracking: I will be able to track every day Exercise: Tu... Read more
Bummed and Excited! New Year 2011
Wednesday, January 05, 2011      6 comments

Well first the bad news/attitude. I just realized that I only lost 10 pounds last year. Last YEAR. For those of you deficient in math, that's less than a pound a month. Not quite the pound a week of my dreams. And my whole shtick--150 by... Read more
Goal Check in From Last Week and Upcoming Goals for this week
Wednesday, December 22, 2010      4 comments

So last week here were my goals: no coffee at all (I had started letting myself have decaf a day or two a week which has turned magically into caffeinated coffee e... Read more

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