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Rough times
Sunday, August 28, 2016      4 comments

It's been a difficult week, neck pain, high doses of steroids, problem with M's school, but I still lost a pound. Even under the most trying circumstance, when I did give in a few times, I still lost weight. The meds are working. I was ... Read more
Thursday, August 11, 2016      5 comments

You can't fool the scale. You can't fool the scale in front of others. That's why I've joined TOPS (take off pound sensibly). Each week, I must get on the scale in front of two others. Consistency in maintaining my goals is evident in wh... Read more
Family Reunions
Saturday, July 30, 2016      2 comments

It was our 53rd (about) family reunion today. I remember when the table would have been stocked with meat and fat based foods. Today, roasted veggie salad, sweet potato salad, chick pea salad, roasted turkey breast, fresh fruit salad...there wer... Read more
Carrabba's Dinner Out
Monday, July 25, 2016      2 comments

On Monday's, Carrabba's has a great three course meal deal, so honey and I stopped for a late lunch/early dinner. As always, it was delicious...but check out the calories. Keep in mind that I ate only half of everything, except the gluten free... Read more
Salty is my downfall!
Saturday, July 23, 2016      2 comments

Cooking with salt has never been an issue for me. My parents never used it, so I don't miss it in dishes. But, snack...love that salty stuff! Potato chips, French fries, crackers, I'd gobble mine and more! I've found a satisfying subs... Read more
Better than I thought!
Wednesday, July 20, 2016      3 comments

30 minutes of daily exercise seemed daunting, but into Day 4, and I'm not as sore as I thought I'd be. My short term goal is to be strong enough to join a Sunday 4 mile walk club. In just a few days, I'm up to over 1.25 miles. It won't be... Read more
Monday, July 18, 2016      3 comments

Hello! Another journey begins, and with good news. My doc reported all my heart studies are fine, my heart is fine, despite high cholesterol and pre-diabetes. So...keeping it that way is the key. I took his recommendation to exercise ... Read more