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Music to my ears - Friday, March 19th 2010 1:08 PM
As I type this entry, Morton and Alexander are on the front porch putting a bicycle together.  The bicycle is for Alexander's daddy and this means that now we can ALL hit...
To be sure, Happy St. Paddy's Day! - Wednesday, March 17th 2010 9:06 PM
As I sat on the porch of my daughter's house in the sun today, watching Alexander play (he's learning how to ride a bike) and rocking a sleeping baby Maggie, I noticed I had no...
Oatmeal and some other great tips! - Monday, March 15th 2010 12:31 PM
This is a great way for us to stay on top of our eating...be prepared!  If you are like me, when you get that urge to eat (meal or snack) we don't always have time to cook...
How much does a filling weigh? - Friday, March 12th 2010 10:00 AM
At 46 years old, you think I would be past the cavity stage.  I brush my teeth daily (sometimes even twice!) and floss regular, but alas, last week my dentist informed me I...
Spring, glorious SPRING! - Wednesday, March 10th 2010 3:33 PM
Yesterday was one of those brilliant days that I smiled almost the entire day and was oh-so happy to be alive!  The sun was out, the birds were singing and I saw a sight...
Still here, still losing and still making those little changes! - Sunday, March 7th 2010 8:20 PM
Hello world,Long time, no type!  I am here, just oh-so hectic at the moment.  Being a grandmother to two very active lovely babies is making time fly by and it seems...
18 inches and still falling - Saturday, February 6th 2010 11:26 AM
We are under this incredibly thick blanket of snow here in Pennsylvania and I love it all except that my husband has to drive to work today.  He would never, ever, ever...
Little changes, little changes and more little changes - Tuesday, February 2nd 2010 8:39 PM
Here we are in February with a whole month of resolutions under our belts.  I forgot to weigh myself this morning, so I can't say if January was a good or bad month for...
High blood pressure warning - Tuesday, January 19th 2010 10:32 AM
After several visits to my doctor for dizzy spells, my blood pressure has been high on each visit.  Since I have never had a problem with my blood pressure in the past, I...
"What are you looking for Mr. Pig?" - Sunday, January 10th 2010 4:56 PM
This weekend has been brilliant for exercise!  We were suppose to go to NYC to see an exhibition of Tim Burton in MoMA, but alas the tickets were all sold out, so we stayed...
Join me for a day out! - Wednesday, January 6th 2010 10:18 AM
Hello world,If you are near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania PLEASE mark your date book for a fun filled Saturday learning, connecting and getting our exercise!When:Saturday...
Connections - Wednesday, January 6th 2010 9:32 AM
While living on a bicycle for half of a year during our big adventure in 2007, the thing that Morton and I loved the most were all the connections we made with people. ...
Week of worry - Tuesday, January 5th 2010 10:33 AM
Last Monday I got hit with a wave of dizziness.  Call it post-holiday trauma or something of the sort, it just made me lay on my side and feel like the whole world was...
Sitting in sunshine - Sunday, January 3rd 2010 8:31 AM
After months of working on our kitchen and lots of hard work, I'm enjoying sitting at our little counter for two (or three in a squeeze) in the kitchen.  The view isn't the...
Food and photo for thought... - Friday, January 1st 2010 7:56 PM
So 2010 is off to a great start.  Food wise, I had two waffles for breakfast made by Morton, turkey sausage made by myself and had syrup on it.  I did minor snacking...
A happy, healthy and BRILLIANT new year! - Friday, January 1st 2010 12:51 PM
Hello world,2010 resolutions...where to start.  There are so many I could make, so many I SHOULD make, but this year I am making none.  Instead I'm going to fill my...
Sharing a great email and weighing in today... - Tuesday, December 29th 2009 1:41 PM
Hello all,Hope your holidays have been safe and happy.  I also hope you have managed to eat the right things, not too much of the bad things and get moving too!A friend...
One pound up...not as bad as I feared - Tuesday, December 22nd 2009 10:40 PM
Tonight I really was thinking about NOT weighing in again.  I didn't last week because I knew I had been eating too much of all the wrong things.  Eating out with...
A snowy walk - Monday, December 21st 2009 8:49 AM
Yesterday on what should have been a sleepy Sunday morning, Morton and I decided to go for it and finish the kitchen off.  We still had a cabinet to secure and two...
Blizzard burning calories - Saturday, December 19th 2009 3:56 PM
If you are anywhere on the east coast of America, chances are you are seeing some snow.  Here in Central Pennsylvania we have about 8 or 9 inches at the moment and it is...
A change for hope - Thursday, December 17th 2009 6:28 AM
This week I have a million reasons why I didn't go to weigh in on Tuesday night, but none of them are valid.  They are all just that...excuses.The horrible truth that might...
To weigh or not to weigh, that is my question - Tuesday, December 15th 2009 4:52 PM
Today I feel fat.  Really fat.  I know that this past weekend I had a meal out with family, more food then I should have while enjoying a few days of my husband having...
Weight for it - Wednesday, December 9th 2009 8:01 PM
Last night I was happy to see that I had lost 1.4 pounds last week.  Not the big number I was looking for, but that much closer to going under 300.This morning as I was...
Excuses, excuses... - Wednesday, December 2nd 2009 11:04 AM
Last night at weigh in my heart sank as I was told I had GAINED FOUR POUNDS!!!  After losing six pounds last week and a good week of eating (Thanksgiving didn't count) I...
All I want for Thanksgiving is to NOT GAIN WEIGHT! - Wednesday, November 25th 2009 7:39 PM
First things first...last night at weigh in I had lost a whopping SIX POUNDS for the week!!!  It puts me at 321 and I'm so ready to get out of the 300's!As far as the...