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No Parade or Confetti, but it's all good!
Monday, April 22, 2013      7 comments

I was at the doctor today. Just for an annual check up, no big deal. During his consultation, as he was looking over the chart he casually commented, "Okay, weight looks good." Oh, how marvelous to hear that! No lecture on my weight, no disc... Read more
Funny Daughters
Friday, April 12, 2013      7 comments

I have three kids, a son 13, a daughter 15 and my oldest daughter 17. The blondie is my 15 year old and my oldest is the brunette in the above. I will post my son anothe... Read more
Why we waited until after Hawaii for this.
Monday, April 01, 2013      2 comments

My poor oldest daughter, (the one who went to Hawaii), had her first Orthodontist appointment today. She knew this was coming but it is still hard to hear. She has two impacted canine teeth that need to come down. This means Braces, Removal o... Read more
Back to normal (relatively)
Saturday, March 30, 2013      4 comments

My oldest is back from her wonderful trip! We so much enjoyed hearing all her stories. She was very jet lagged yesterday and lost her voice, because of all the singing. ... Read more
My big fat weight plateau
Thursday, March 28, 2013      6 comments

Okay, so at 6 pounds away from goal...I stop. Cannot seem to get that scale to inch in the right direction. BUT....I am really not too upset by this, because, I keep thinking how far I've come and if I just keep doin' what I'm doin', it will e... Read more
My first Seder
Tuesday, March 26, 2013      8 comments

Last night we were invited to a Seder for Passover! We are not Jewish, but at our last gathering with friends, I mentioned that I have always wanted to go to a Seder and ou... Read more
Feeling sorry for myself.
Monday, March 25, 2013      10 comments

My oldest (16) daughter is going to Hawaii today and I am feeling sad. She is my first and we are so proud of her musical talent and the opportunity to sing at Pearl Harbor with her choir, but she's still my baby and she won't even be here to ... Read more
Disappointed Daughter
Wednesday, March 20, 2013      11 comments

My daughter and her friends tried out for the high school's Variety Show. They did not get in.... The girls worked SO hard, practicing every spare moment. The music was completely arranged by one of them and they all came up with fun choreogr... Read more
Where are my boobs?
Tuesday, March 19, 2013      8 comments

Okay, I am very happy that I am 7 pounds from goal, however....It seems to be all from my boobs! The girls are floatin' around in the bras I wear, but I still have a big ole butt and thigh area! I do loads of cardio on the treadmill and bikes ... Read more
What Fresh Hell is This?
Monday, March 18, 2013      2 comments

I could not get online much yesterday, because our computers are all goofy. We have AT&T's online services and they SUCK! Pardon my vulgarity, darlings, but really, I have no other words to describe it. Then my dear husband notices water o... Read more
Fun night!
Sunday, March 17, 2013      2 comments

My son and his friend and I went to see my daughter perform in the high school's Improv show. It was so funny. My daughter wrote two of the sketch comedies that were performed and she really rocked the stage. I am glad she's found something l... Read more
Skinny Jeans
Saturday, March 16, 2013      2 comments

I bought my first pair of skinny jeans, well, skinny cords to be precise. I am not sure how I feel about them, but my daughter was with me and she says they are flattering and show how much I've lost. Besides, they were on sale at Old Navy for... Read more
I feel so much healthier!
Thursday, March 14, 2013      4 comments

Okay, so it appears that I have 7 more pounds to lose until I reach my goal. I may adjust that down a bit, because this stupid back fat and saddle bags are being stubborn. I've been trying on clothes to see what fits and I think I will get ... Read more
Tough situation
Wednesday, March 13, 2013      10 comments

Alright, I've got a doozy of a situation here. My son will soon be turning 13 and he wants to have a bunch of the guys sleep over for video games and movies. Here's the dilemma. In his group of home schooled kids, there are a few slightly old... Read more
Odds and Ends
Tuesday, March 12, 2013      3 comments

I'm 15 pounds lighter and am really on a roll. I know when I see my sister she will sneer at me and say, "Don't get too thin, remember how old it makes you look." **sigh** I ... Read more

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