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CURRIJ
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Crash and Burn
Friday, November 22, 2013      5 comments

Stress eating, the reason I am fat. Am I overly tired? Eat. Am I angry? Eat. Did I have a bad day at work? Eat. Is my husband sick? Eat. Food comforts me. Certain foods evoke strong emotions, memories of childhood, places, people. ... Read more
Crash and Burn
Friday, November 22, 2013      1 comments

Stress eating, the reason I am fat. Am I overly tired? Eat. Am I angry? Eat. Did I have a bad day at work? Eat. Is my husband sick? Eat. Food comforts me. Certain foods evoke strong emotions, memories of childhood, places, people. ... Read more
Is this really fair?
Saturday, November 09, 2013      5 comments

I've been working hard. I log in every day. I measure and count every bite. I track my food. I plan meals and create skinny recipes. I move daily. I review my goals. My husband, on the other hand, is a real bum! He just tags along for ... Read more
Giving up is hard to do
Saturday, October 26, 2013      5 comments

Salt, my secret obsession. I could eat it right out of the salt shaker. Actually I do. Now the doctor and the blood pressure cuff are telling me to lay off the salt, not just cut back but give it up entirely. Chips, ramen noodles, frie... Read more
Moving is not always easy
Saturday, October 19, 2013      3 comments

This time things are different. This time I have to try something new. This time I have to cut myself some slack. Rheumatoid Arthritis is changing my life. This first week back to SparkPeople has had more than its share of challenges. ... Read more
It begins
Saturday, October 12, 2013      7 comments

I've been fat most of my life, yes, plain old fat. I came from a family of foodies. We didn't just eat junk, we ate the good stuff. My mom was a southern cook in the best and worst sense of the word. My dad came from eastern Europe with all ... Read more

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