Piikoi Social Club - A little bit of life in Honolulu
Thursday, May 12, 2011 0 comments
My morning running route takes me past the corner of 9th & Piikoi streets. When the trade winds bring nice weather - which is 95% of the time - one can find members of the Piikoi social club standing there. The club consists of three, some... Read more
I tortured 70 people today!!
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 6 comments
Gave my last final today. Yippee!! As soon as I finish grading, it's summer!! In my case, that means I start working on other things besides teaching, but it will be really nice to have a change of pace. I'll have a more time to work on ... Read more
It's not rocket science!
Monday, May 09, 2011 3 comments
I was just thinking about how happy I am to have found Spark People. Who knew that the secret to losing weight was small, consistent steps? A little more exercise, a little less food, a little more support.... WE ARE DOING THIS!! a... Read more
I'm getting some shape! (& May goal update)
Sunday, May 08, 2011 2 comments
The good news is that I've lost over 23 lbs and dropped 2 dress sizes (16 to 12). The bad news is that I've gone down an entire cup size - all my bras are wrinkly. The good news is that I'm getting kinda curvy in other places - my wais... Read more
Don't Take it Personally When Others Shoot Themselves in the Foot!
Friday, May 06, 2011 2 comments
As my previous blogs have indicated, there are some crazy things going in my workplace. These crazy things make me crazy too! This afternoon, I was talking to a Sr. Faculty Member who gave me this advice...."Don't take it personally wh... Read more
Shopping in my closet: Free and fun!
Thursday, May 05, 2011 5 comments
I'm now officially into the smallest clothes in my closet! I've been cleaning things out and am just amazed at the things that fit! I never thought I'd fit into them again. For some, it's been so long that they're totally out of style. ... Read more
My job is crushing my soul
Sunday, May 01, 2011 5 comments
I work for a soul-crushing institution. This is the only place I've every worked where EVERYONE that I know is unhappy. The system is broken to the point where - even though most people are trying their best - it's hard to get anything done. ... Read more
It's time for a Mini Goal
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 2 comments
I've lost almost exactly half of the 41 pounds that I want to lose. Yeah me! I'm more excited about another number that's coming up, though. In 6 pounds, I won't be overweight any more! Technically overweight, that is. I'll be at a BMI ... Read more
It's time for Confidence!!
Monday, April 25, 2011 3 comments
Spark Guy says that success in one area of your life carries on for others....a thought I had yesterday confirms that notion. I was napping yesterday when a completely unsolicited thought came into my head. "I should go to medical school".... Read more
Make it Count!
Monday, April 25, 2011 2 comments
As I approach the 46th year of my life, I'm realizing that I'm not getting younger. Instead of stressing me out, though, that thought makes me happy. I'm feeling more power over eating and exercise, but also many other aspects of my life. I'm... Read more
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