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Two lonely donuts - Saturday, June 13th 2009 8:16 AM
Yesterday was a great one.  Time spent wisely, fun and I got my exercise in the garden.  Try this one to music, "And bend, and pull, and shake that weed, and...
Friday hails a very good email - Friday, June 12th 2009 8:44 AM
Hello world,The week has been so wonderful, emotionally charged with the arrival of our wee Maggie on Monday and then a big weight loss for me at the weekly weigh in at Weight...
It was a dark and stormy night... - Wednesday, June 10th 2009 9:47 PM
The picture on the television started to glitch.  I was only watching the program with one eye while working on the laptop with the other, so I just opted to switch the...
The belt - Wednesday, June 10th 2009 1:29 PM
Back in the 80's I saw this belt that I loved.  It was bright red, plastic and sort of jelly looking.  It has a little silver buckle and I thought about buying it...
My first week weigh in drama! - Tuesday, June 9th 2009 8:04 PM
Today was hectic times twenty.  Forgetting the joys of being a new mother, or grandmother in this case, I spent the day larking about with Alexander, visiting our new...
We are willing to take a chance on the lottery, but not on ourselves. - Tuesday, June 9th 2009 12:20 PM
Do you play the lottery?  Most people at some point in time have bought a ticket and some people spend enough on the game of hideous odds each year that if they would have...
Magnificent Monday - Monday, June 8th 2009 8:17 PM
Eating, GREAT!  Exercise, GREAT!  Motivation, GREAT!Actually, my motivation just doubled today.  I already have Alexander, my grandson, to stay fit and alive for...
Remembering the days - Sunday, June 7th 2009 9:14 AM
There were only a few times in my life when I was accountable to a scale.  During pregnancy of my children and the time I joined Diet Center and lost 90 pounds in three...
This is the best day of my life - Saturday, June 6th 2009 9:55 AM
Hello world,There are so many things in the last 24 hours that happened that I want to share with you, I really don't have a clue where to begin, but here we go.Friday morning I...
What's cookin? - Friday, June 5th 2009 9:26 AM
Since Monday I have been an angel in the kitchen.  Fresh almost everything and actually taking my own advice on portion control for the first time in ages.  I know...
You know you are working hard when... - Thursday, June 4th 2009 11:04 AM
This morning I was in a hurry.  I rushed out of the house, forgetting my phone and was over at my daughter's before I realized it.  In this day of cell phones and no...
The positive - Wednesday, June 3rd 2009 12:41 PM
Last night I attended my first Weight Watcher meeting since I was 14 years old.  It was not quite what I expected, but then I guess my first one many moons ago left me a...
Thanks for the comments - Tuesday, June 2nd 2009 2:55 PM
Today my arms are covered, but I AM going to wear the sleeveless stuff this summer.  If people don't like it, they can look away.  I'm a WORK-IN-PROGRESS and I'm...
Sleeveless summer - Sunday, May 31st 2009 9:32 AM
It only took all my adult life (I'm now 46) to be brave enough to go with out sleeves.  I'd like to say it is because my arms are all toned and not flabby now, but that...
Wet Wednesday, inside and out - Wednesday, May 27th 2009 1:16 PM
Monday night the rain began just after grilling out at my daughter's house.  The weekend weather had proved very fit indeed and we all enjoyed a happy and safe Memorial...
Happy Memorial Day - Monday, May 25th 2009 8:48 AM
Hopefully we will all have a healthy eating day, get out of our lawn chairs and at least give a fleeting thought as to what Memorial Day means.  We all know those quiet...
Beautiful inspiration from an email - Wednesday, May 20th 2009 1:08 PM
Hello world,Losing weight, gaining weight.  Something that I'm a real expert at and could never add up all the tons I have lost over the decades, only to regain new...
Woodsmoke and great email - Monday, May 18th 2009 9:31 PM
Apartment living is a million miles from how I grew up and lived most of my life.  Long dirt roads, miles from civilization and night skies filled with a sea of stars is...
Am I a groundhog? - Sunday, May 17th 2009 1:01 PM
It was a very hot spring day when I finally got two spare hours to get my plants that I have grown from seeds into the ground.  Since I don't have a garden of my own, my...
A life less crazy - Thursday, May 14th 2009 7:51 AM
Just when things seem to be at about an even pace in my life, something happens (I know you know this feeling) --- that leaves my world semi-spinning and me wondering what would...
Just do it! - Monday, May 11th 2009 5:55 PM
Hello world,Just want to remind you that we have only 18 days until our FANTASTIC weekend at Deerfield Spa.  Go online and book now or call them at 1-800-852-4494 and...
My birthday wish came true! - Monday, May 11th 2009 8:35 AM
Yippee...I am one gallon jug lighter for my birthday today.  I'm not sure HOW this happened since last night for Mother's Day we had steak, shrimp, sweet potato, mushrooms...
Why Mother's Day? - Sunday, May 10th 2009 8:15 AM
This morning, in America anyway, it is Mother's Day.  That special Sunday set aside each spring in May to remember our mom, buy her flowers from a guy set up in a tent at a...
First thing on my mind - Thursday, May 7th 2009 8:11 AM
Getting out of bed this morning I was optimistic stepping out to the scales, but I knew what I had eaten yesterday and the day before was going to catch up to me. ...
Pills - Monday, May 4th 2009 9:48 PM
Today was a fair eating day and I'm one little pound away from hanging up my first empty gallon jug of water (to represent the weight I'm losing) but I got this GIANT dose of...