Stupid Mistakes - Smart Mistakes Series: Food #1
Thursday, January 26, 2012 11 comments
Last night I had a "deep thought" after I veered off-course on the food I had planned to eat. You know how it goes - you're doing great then suddenly an overwhelming compulsion to eat something comes over you and you seem helpless in the face o... Read more
Losing weight is not the only way to feel lighter!
Monday, August 08, 2011 20 comments
I've got to shout out to FlyLady.net for her amazing system! I've been decluttering my office this month, 15 mins at a time. I was really shut down about this task because the office, though small, is where a LOT of paper clutter gathers... Read more
The HABOOB that ate Phoenix!
Wednesday, July 06, 2011 16 comments
Weather in the desert can get pretty impressive at times. Last night was one of those times. A giant "haboob" - which means "dust storm" - swallowed Phoenix whole yesterday evening. I'm sure it made national news - the thing was 7000 ft tall,... Read more
What I choose to celebrate - this athiest's viewpoint.
Tuesday, May 03, 2011 49 comments
I choose to celebrate people with different views working together towards a common cause. I choose to celebrate people doing small, kind acts for others - because they can. I choose to celebrate an atmosphere where people can speak freely w... Read more
Really - what **IS** the hurry?
Monday, May 02, 2011 15 comments
I've been going over my calorie range and feeling hungry and dissatisfied again. I'm still tracking, just to see HOW much over I am and if there's a satiety point somewhere - then maybe I need to up my calories. I've also been paying atte... Read more
Every morning is bright and shiny!
Sunday, May 01, 2011 13 comments
I have to laugh at myself sometimes. I am a grateful follower of flylady.net. Flylady is dedicated to helping people declutter and develop routines to foster peaceful, more organized homes. She helps you develop small routines over time ... Read more
A little each day: habits and routines make it happen.
Friday, April 29, 2011 13 comments
My journey with Sparkpeople has been accompanied by Flylady.net. Flylady is to cleaning and decluttering what SP is to diet and exercise. There is no "quick fix" or "magic pill". There are small, manageable routines that you build, OVER TIME,... Read more
The exercise conundrum
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 14 comments
What might have been.
Saturday, April 23, 2011 54 comments
Sometimes you just have to write something down. This is one of those things. What would have happened if I didn't (re)join SP in Sept 2010 (my 3rd try at SP and my upteenth try at "dieting"). Since getting very ill in 2005, I gained ... Read more
No wonder the neighbors think I'm crazy!
Saturday, April 23, 2011 13 comments
Today I've earned my name of "the Crazy Garden Lady of Fairview Place". First - at around 6 am I was having my breakfast on the front porch. I recently cut down a tree in front because the frost killed it and I was trying to visualize what... Read more
Back it up, Dove!
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 26 comments
A bit of accountability please!
Thursday, February 17, 2011 39 comments
Whew - this last week was a killer! Lots of stuff going on. Unfortunately I've used this as an excuse to slack off on my goal to take back my house from CLUTTER! In January, I cleaned out my kitchen - that was HUGE and so FREEING! I now ... Read more
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