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Square Meal, Square Deal
Tuesday, March 27, 2018      11 comments

Have you ever done something that you thought was a great idea, only to later realize it wasn't? Of course. We all have. My latest foray into The Land of Bad Ideas was to spend a lot of time starving, so that at supper, I could eat ANYTHING I wa... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Ten Pounds at a Time (Progress Pictures Included!)
Sunday, March 25, 2018      237 comments

I began my journey back in the summer of 2017. I was 170 pounds overweight and fighting just to be able to walk, in spite of having had a knee replacement the year before. I decided 2017 would be my year. I was going to finally lose the weight I... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Sixty-eight
Saturday, December 01, 2012      3 comments

Day 68.... This was a very long and stressful day. My son had a wrestling meet. Wrestling meets are extremely stressful. My computer is slow. My body is sore. I am tired. I can't reach one of my sons and I am worried about him. I am pretty... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Sixty-Six
Thursday, November 29, 2012      2 comments

Day 66 is today! Well, after a TWELVE DAY vacation, I am back on track. Due to some recent stress-induced problems, I have not done very well lately. The big straw that broke the camel's back and opened the flood-gates was not being able t... Read more
100 lbs. in 300 Days: Day Fifty-four
Saturday, November 17, 2012      6 comments

Day 54... A couple of nice things to say about yesterday. Number one: I exercised! I swam for half an hour. Yay! Number two: I lost a couple of more lbs. I'm down 19 lbs. now. Yay! I'm pretty happy about that. I'm still ahead of schedule. Y... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Fifty-three
Friday, November 16, 2012      1 comments

Day 53.... I think I am going to perish if we don't get internet service at our new house pretty soon. It's too hard to try and keep track without the computer to help me know how many calories are in things! I did manage to keep my calori... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Fifty-two
Thursday, November 15, 2012      1 comments

Day 52... It was a pretty low key day. I rested some as I was tired. I took my husband to work and visited with my parents for a while. I also got to see my middle son who was unfortunately home for the funeral of a friend. I also got a won... Read more
100 lbs in 300 Days - Day Fifty-one
Wednesday, November 14, 2012      1 comments

Day 51... Very short blog tonight, as I am STILL without internet and am typing with my thumbs on my phone. Long story short... I went over my calorie limit AGAIN, but only by 150 this time. So I'm doin better. No exercise, but hoofed ... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Fifty
Tuesday, November 13, 2012      1 comments

Day 50.... I spent the day with my husband.. always a good start to the day. We kind of relaxed during the morning. We ran errands in the afternoon and he dropped me off at school. While I did my Creative Writing class, he picked up our da... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Forty-nine
Monday, November 12, 2012      2 comments

Day 49... ...was fun! My parents came for breakfast. So I had all my kids and my parents at the house together. That was so nice. I always regret that my husband misses most of these meals. I appreciate his hard work so much. I can't say ho... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Forty-eight
Sunday, November 11, 2012      3 comments

Day 48... My mother and I traveled to Hanover College to attend a "Medicine Buddha" seminar given by Rinpoche Chongtul, a Tibetan Monk. It was EXTREMELY enlightening and very interesting. I learned a great deal. The thing I found the most i... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Forty-seven
Saturday, November 10, 2012      2 comments

Day 47... My Friday was busy and wonderful! I went shopping with my Mom in the morning. I spent the afternoon cooking like crazy with my brother, sister and daughter. We made rosemary bread and salad and this awesome "meaty mushroom lasagna... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Forty-six
Friday, November 09, 2012      2 comments

Day 46... Yesterday was very busy. I moved a lot more things from the old house to the new one. I did a lot of housework, and went to anatomy class. I had lunch with a friend and visited with my parents. All in all, it was a good, producti... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Forty-five
Thursday, November 08, 2012      0 comments

Day 45... Wow. Now that was a bad day. I woke up jubilant over the election results. My joy was quickly doused by people who were attacking my son on Facebook for simply typing our president's name. Whether you are pleased or disappointed ... Read more
100 lbs. In 300 Days - Day Forty-four
Wednesday, November 07, 2012      2 comments

Day 44... Not too bad. I was happy to get out and vote, and I absolutely LOVE watching the results on television. It's so exciting to see our election system in process. I stayed up way too late. I watched at my parents house with them, and... Read more

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