A tent and the forest for a classroom...
Monday, August 16, 2010      7 comments

Today was Quintessa's first day back at barnehage (barnehage translates into kindergarten in English...anything before 1st grade is called barnehage...pronounced "barn ha grrr") and when I mentioned a few blogs ago that this year (her last year ... Read more
Weigh in day and Pics from my Italian cooking class
Saturday, August 14, 2010      8 comments

I had another work day yesterday and I did a little better with my water and food. I only had one double espresso and even tossed what I hadn't finished at 1 pm. I managed to I drank 2 pitchers of water (versus 2 glasses the other day) and I ... Read more
Having a quiet day, re evaluation and ...a few more Italy pics
Thursday, August 12, 2010      1 comments

I am taking a little break today. It is beautiful out and I will get out there with the kids but today I am going to do it on my own time, when I feel like it. It is one thirty and I just got out of my PJs and I am fine with that! I slept... Read more
Getting back to work and a few pics from Rome
Wednesday, August 11, 2010      5 comments

I have started this blog about 15 times today and nothing seems to stick...I have been knee deep for the the past few days trying to keep it all together. Monday was positively a blur for me. Patrick had gone back to work for the day and I had... Read more
Rome with pictures
Wednesday, August 04, 2010      6 comments

Patrick is back at work for just a few hours today so I have a few minutes to catch up on things. He won't start back officially until sometime next week and then the week after that the children both start barnehage (daycare) and we will find ... Read more
Catching up after vacation
Friday, July 30, 2010      4 comments

I have been avoiding blog entries the past week, mainly because I don't know where to start (regarding posting about my vacation) and I haven't had a lot of alone time. I figure I will just push forward today, just start writing and see how it ... Read more
A quick Italian update...
Monday, July 12, 2010      4 comments

We are a little over half way through our Italian vacation and I thought I would post a quick blog. After Wed. I won't have access to a computer any more since my inlaws are leaving us. We are currently in Ceriana, a very small village in the ... Read more
The Italian Haze
Monday, July 05, 2010      5 comments

We have been having a lovely time here in Italy seeing the beautiful country side by train, old walled cities, Roman ruins and eating fresh Italian food. I do have to say however, up until yesterday I have not really felt like myself. I have b... Read more
Healthy Norway
Sunday, June 27, 2010      4 comments

I have been thinking about blogging about Norway for some time now and then yesterday when we went to the mail box it was cemented for me. Inside it was a small white padded envelope with the word "Politi" on it..."Police" in Norwegian. Inside... Read more
The not so good Sunday
Wednesday, June 23, 2010      6 comments

Ok...I'm going to try a quick blog here. I am kind of tired so it won't be my best work! I have been away from Spark for a few days mainly just DEALING. We had a horrible Fathers Day here on Sunday in case anyone was wondering why I was ... Read more
I made it through today
Saturday, June 19, 2010      5 comments

My day is finally done. I actually thought this day would never come. It is the last day of Patrick's work before summer shut down when his restaurant closes for 7 weeks. We leave for Italy in 10 days and will be gone for three weeks. Ya gott... Read more
Any and all opinions welcome!
Thursday, June 17, 2010      19 comments

This may be a silly blog and I will admit right off the bat it has nothing to do with weight loss or exercise or inspiration. It has to do with hair. My hair. I am quite conflicted about my hair right now and I am looking for advise. This co... Read more
The Push Up Challenge
Tuesday, June 15, 2010      2 comments

I really wasn't sure whether to entitle this blog "The Push Up Challenge" or "MERALO and ARCHIMEDESII What Have You Gotten Me Into! Thanks A Lot!" But actually...thanks a lot. I think... It all started with MERALO'S excellent and infor... Read more
Willpower is not the answer!
Thursday, June 10, 2010      10 comments

I was reading today a little about willpower and I saw something interesting. The article said that we all have a limited recourse of willpower. In other words, if you use some in the morning to not eat a doughnut that you really want you will... Read more
A few before, during and after pics.
Wednesday, June 09, 2010      8 comments

I was looking through old pictures on the computer today from Tromsø and when we moved here and I realized that I have very few pictures with me in them. After Liam was born and I continued to gain weight rather than loose weight I think I didn... Read more

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