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The big WHY of every breath I take
Tuesday, January 24, 2017      6 comments

When life's storms hit, it is just my nature to pull up my big girl panties and face them head on from my knees. During the monsoon season, I know God... Read more
Lynne and the Terrible, Ugly, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Thursday, January 19, 2017      4 comments

I know - I stole that from a children's book title, but it describes my day perfectly. My week has been the brewing of a big storm and I got hit with a squall line today. Living with people brings so much joy and fulfillment and happiness, and i... Read more
Line in the Sand Challenge - Day 9 of 65
Saturday, November 05, 2016      1 comments

Past few days has had me battling the illnesses in my home. While some improvements are noted, discussions have revealed otherwise. I am determined ... Read more
Line in the SAnd Challenge - Day 8 of 65
Saturday, November 05, 2016      1 comments

All I gotta say is it was not pretty. Sleep - 7 hours Water - 4 glasses Carbs - 312 grams Exercise - elliptical Fighting the emotional eating again. Not only does food not change anything, it makes me feel like crappola!... Read more
Line in the Sand Challenge - Day 7 of 65
Friday, November 04, 2016      2 comments

If nothing else, my accountability posts are revealing some patterns in my week. I start strong, but I become irritable and fizz-out by the weekend. Knowledge is power. For Thursday: 4 glasses water failed on calories after 7 ... Read more
Line in the Sand Challenge - Day 6 of 65
Wednesday, November 02, 2016      1 comments

Learning new ways to tweak my eating. I wanted to eat only at meals without snacks. Seems logical to me that the less time I spend eating the better. Only I need snacks until I can handle bigger meals. Also learning that when I don't have ... Read more
Line in the Sand Challenge - Day 5 of 65
Tuesday, November 01, 2016      2 comments

emoticon My accountability blog is helping me to stay on high alert through the day. I was diligent yesterday... Read more
Are you Punting Already?
Tuesday, November 01, 2016      1 comments

I follow way too many blogs: productivity blogs, fitness blogs, blogging blogs, food blogs, Bible-teaching blogs. My inbox overfloweth. I have slowly been unsubbing from them - culling the herd that returns to my inbox each night. I may rejoin ... Read more
Line in the Sand Challenge - Day 4 of 65
Monday, October 31, 2016      3 comments

I need a KUDOS emoticon - the fact that I have done 4 consecutive blogs is quiet the progress for me. Today was somewhat better - I think because of my teammates Nancy & Peters prayers helped me to keep my eyes on Him. Calories today: 1,399... Read more
Line in the Sand Challenge - Day 3 of 65
Sunday, October 30, 2016      3 comments

Yep, one of THOSE days. I know I have a good life. I am not bound taking care of an elderly parent 24/7 with no help. It can always get worse. I wonder what lesson God wants me to learn from these hard days? ... Read more
Line in the Sand Challenge - Day 2 of 65
Saturday, October 29, 2016      2 comments

Another day of 'awareness'. Just to add a little flair, I may work to limit my carbs to my body weight. Without soda, it would be no problem. I haven't... Read more
Line in the Sand Challenge - Day 1 of 65
Friday, October 28, 2016      3 comments

Day 1 of my challenge was mostly about planning and scheduling. My calories were under 1600, and I take victory in knowing what I did have and that ... Read more
My non-negotiable ultimatum
Thursday, October 27, 2016      1 comments

Bill Phillips has said that change comes with a decision. A decision to change. A conscious choice. "Mindfulness" as Nancy calls it. A deliberate act. Nothing really works unless you have a plan. I would not need to shed bodyfat if I had been f... Read more
Pro - Something
Wednesday, October 26, 2016      5 comments

It seems to happen all at once. Even the weeks when I weigh myself daily, I did not need that number to tell me that I am eating too many calories. ... Read more

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