I didn't fail -- I just forgot how to learn
Friday, September 30, 2011      18 comments

I had an "Oh-my-God" moment when I was commenting on a team member's blog. I am posting my comment here because I said to her what I have needed to say to myself, and I wa... Read more
I'm just saying ...
Friday, September 30, 2011      5 comments

This blog has nothing to do with my September challenge, either, which I will probably get around to blogging on sometime in October. I really have a problem with the on-t... Read more
H2O does a brain good
Sunday, September 18, 2011      10 comments

This really has nothing to do with my September challenge or anything, but is only something I have discovered by experience. First, let me say -- I drink a LOT. Of water,... Read more
Did you ever notice how much blogger looks like booger? and other random thoughts…
Wednesday, September 14, 2011      16 comments

So here we are at day 14 of my September challenge – nearly two weeks. Actually more than two weeks when you consider I started the challenge August 26. In some ways, I’m ... Read more
Stuck in the middle with you -- the song of the scale
Wednesday, September 07, 2011      12 comments

I was going to veer off my whole September challenge thing and do a blog I made up in my sleep the other night, talking about how holding onto grudges and things can reall... Read more
When all else fails, read directions
Friday, September 02, 2011      9 comments

I just finished my first week of my September challenge (which I started in August, I know, so don't hate me because I'm impatient). I really started it because I have a tend... Read more
Coming out of hiding
Tuesday, August 30, 2011      16 comments

It's one thing to talk the talk. Believe me -- if there's ANY talking to be done, I'm your girl. But walking the walk is something else again. So here we are at not quite ... Read more
Ready to dance, dance baby
Friday, August 26, 2011      7 comments

For the month of August, I have been really unmotivated to do anything about my weight and size. Not that I don’t want to change, but I haven’t worked at it. My exercise h... Read more
Changing my mind -- anyone have a size 10 to spare?
Saturday, August 20, 2011      8 comments

I was out creating trouble with my teams this morning, and I hit on something that started me thinking about how I give permission to others and how I can stop this annoying habit. Specifically, I am talking about listening to the opinion o... Read more
Sitting by the fountain at the Moon Tower Inn
Thursday, August 18, 2011      5 comments

I was reading an article recently (not sure where) where they said it is important to build good habits when changing your lifestyle. One way they suggested changing your habits was to hit on one healthy meal and eat the same thing every day unt... Read more
Random daily knowledge
Tuesday, August 16, 2011      6 comments

I've been doing some reading today and it's getting dangerous, folks. Time to make some little changes. I just read Prevention Magazine's article "Easy Ways to Boost Weight Loss" at http://www.prevention.com/tips
/weight-loss/small-changes... Read more
sometimes staring is a good thing
Sunday, August 14, 2011      6 comments

In my 50-something years on the planet, I have gained lots of skills in different areas. (Sadly, one of those areas is NOT in being an amazing housekeeper, but that is a subject of a whole 'nother blog...) But probably the skill I excel at most ... Read more
Thursday, August 11, 2011      3 comments

I was just wondering when I get to be sane and balanced. For years, I have told myself that the reason I am not married or in a serious relationship or even -- honestly -- dating anyone is that no one wants me because I'm fat. Despite the fact t... Read more
10 Facts About Me
Wednesday, August 10, 2011      6 comments

I have to confess, I stole this idea from another Sparkie, but I thought it would be interesting to do. Truthfully, I'm not sure I know ten facts about myself. I know things I think are true about me, but I also know I deceive myself a lot. I ca... Read more
The removeable feast
Saturday, July 30, 2011      3 comments

A Sparkie named NEELIXNKES commented on my last blog, "I find it disappointing at times that foods I used to enjoy don't taste that great anymore but thank you for reminding me that is a good thing!" How true that is. I came to a place late... Read more

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