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Dark Orange's Weight Loss Incentives
Monday, January 25, 2016      5 comments

OK, I've been meaning to give this a try to see if it puts a spark under my ass to motivate me more and keep me on point for the long journey ahead. This way maybe I look at it as 1 minigoal at a time and get a treat along the way. I have my par... Read more
Can I think of something else other than dieting in life - part 1
Sunday, January 03, 2016      4 comments

Gosh I haven't written online for a long time. I suppose I want to capture my initial thoughts as I restart my weightloss effort with more unrelenting focus. I want to think about other things in life. I just want this fat-thing to be done. In p... Read more
breaking the breakfast cycle
Sunday, August 09, 2009      8 comments

Why is breakfast the hardest cycle to break? Is that I don't want to put much preparation time into it? Do I not have things prepared ahead of time? Am I celebrating my break from eating? Half the time I run out the door and then eat 2 hours int... Read more
Why should I have these mixed feelings about loss...
Monday, June 01, 2009      4 comments

For some reason being at 250, I feel like I'm in the center of the teeter-totter. I am half way to 200 (!!!) but then half way from where I almost started (300#). Just 50 more pounds and I'll be 200. It has been over a decade since I've see... Read more
Tired people often turn to food, too, to replenish their energy.
Monday, June 01, 2009      4 comments

This is for sure the case. I find it so hard to distinguish hunger from being tired when I pass certain signs and keep pushing through the night when I should be winding down....see here I am again. It is after midnight and there always seems to... Read more
where is the nutritional tracker exception?!?
Thursday, April 16, 2009      2 comments

so I had the flu and then just had my wisdom teeth out. so obviously i'm not tracking much nor when i try does it allow me to run a report because I am fundamently under. That is a bummer. there should be a poor health button so you don't lose l... Read more
breaking the cycle of nighttime binge eating
Friday, March 27, 2009      4 comments

Someone had posted a story about their unhealthy relationship with food. I too have read almost every weightloss book there is but fall a bit short when it comes down to committing to a particular plan. I guess I like to live a bit spontaneous b... Read more
Can your thunderthighs move?
Friday, March 20, 2009      5 comments

Oh my gosh....I used to love going out to a music club and dance but since I put on so much extra weight I have wanted to hide. It seems such a bother to gussy up and think you look good when you can't wear what you really want and all the makeu... Read more