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Overweight mothers give birth to fat babies
Monday, May 09, 2016      9 comments

In the news today was this study out of Britain of the correlate between overweight mothers giving birth to fat babies - some of them (the babies) had as much fat around their abdomen as some adults in their 50's. The scientists noted tha... Read more
Motherhood - Another Perspective
Sunday, May 08, 2016      11 comments

Sure, I've experienced all the joy of motherhood that society proclaims at one time or another. But honestly? I never thought it was all that it was cracked up to be and required endless sacrifice, energy, love and commitment. Oftentimes,... Read more
Beck Newsletter - Getting really, really good at responding to sabotaging thoughts and not giving in
Wednesday, May 04, 2016      9 comments

For those who've enjoyed and benefited from the Beck Diet Solution, you know that her cognitive therapy tips are helpful. They send out a newsletter, and there's an opening statement in the new one that was emailed the other day. Debby (I ... Read more
"LOSE WEIGHT FAST, EAT MORE FAT" (ebook)
Saturday, April 30, 2016      7 comments

I just can't wrap my mind around this short ebook I got free for my Kindle Fire. Eat as much bacon as you like? I've heard of this before, but really not confident that this is heart healthy. We are still challenged by a lengthy drought, ... Read more
Night Eating, Food Tracking, Finished Xmas Shopping, Harry's Birthday
Friday, April 29, 2016      6 comments

I have birthday balloons up to celebrate Harry's 12th birthday and in joyful remembrance of his brother Wills. 12 years of happiness with my furry baby. I noticed that food tracking is much easier when I don't eat as much as I was eating. ... Read more
Sugar in the News Again
Thursday, April 28, 2016      11 comments

It has taken me most of my life to harness sugar; in fact, I often crowned myself sugar queen of the universe. Not very complimentary, but true. However, over the past year or so, I really got serious about eliminating added sugar. Not per... Read more
Purple Hair, Fitbit Malady, Prince Harry's (my cat) birthday, Camel Ride
Wednesday, April 27, 2016      13 comments

Since I haven't been blogging regularly, and have no idea how long my desire to do so will last (smiling), I thought I'd kick out as many topics as possible. About a week ago, my new FB died and I thought it was just a battery replacement... Read more
So Far, 2016 Has Been a Whopper of a Year
Tuesday, April 26, 2016      14 comments

At the beginning of this year, I had a strong intuition that this year was going to be - something. Not sure how to describe it, but the feeling was of many many happenings of one sort or another. Including, perhaps, life changers. Febr... Read more
R.I.P. PRINCE
Thursday, April 21, 2016      16 comments

So many have departed this year; I will miss him. In fact, I do already. Playing his music as I write this. Will be blogging again soon, friends. I've been dealing with a tidal wave of stuff, including shingles. Yes, adult chicken pox. ... Read more
Condolences, Theft, Misc.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016      12 comments

My heart goes out to those in Belgium affected by the terrorist attacks. Not sure if the world truly understands what our future is going to look like. Today I discovered that some of my beautiful yard ornaments had been stolen last night.... Read more
HEADING OUT TO DO A LAKE WALK
Sunday, March 20, 2016      14 comments

I live in a big city, so I have to make an appointment with nature to visit it. Sad, but true. In a few minutes I'll be heading out to meet a friend to hike around a lake. It's bittersweet; so nice to commune with nature, but so sad to see ho... Read more
D.C. Bald Eagle Cam (live births), Scale Fixed, Etc.
Saturday, March 19, 2016      11 comments

What a precious process to watch - the D.C. Bald Eagle live cam and first of two eggs that have hatched the cutest little eaglet. Mama was just up and about with baby fully awake and attentive to its mom. Very adorable. Check it out. I hope ... Read more
Why Am I So Eager to Replace My Scale?
Friday, March 18, 2016      11 comments

Since I rarely used it, I can't figure out why I'm so eager to run out and get another one. My scale died this week and it makes me smile with the irony of it. Why this rush tor replace it? Wishing all a wonderful day.... Read more
Scale Died Today, Computer is Dying, What Mega-Painting Last Year Has Caused
Wednesday, March 16, 2016      14 comments

I weigh myself every couple of months and today was the day. I've been good, but not great. (smiling) So I had to mentally prepare myself with all the platitudes about numbers not mattering, etc. I need not have worried as I stood on the scal... Read more
Beware the Ides of March
Tuesday, March 15, 2016      11 comments

Remember your high school Shakespeare? Wishing you a wonderful day.... Read more

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