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I wish I liked to run.

Thursday, November 20, 2014      2 comments

I would love, to love to run. I see people jogging and running, and they look so happy. My sister in law and brother love to run. They are always signing up for races and marathons. They have made many great friends running. I know al... Read more

Simple and small

Monday, November 17, 2014      1 comments

At my last weigh in, on 11-12-14 I was 193. On my next weigh in, on 11-25-14, I want to have lost 3lbs. ... Read more

Plan B

Monday, November 17, 2014      2 comments

Iíve been in survival mode for some time now. One of my routines thatís fallen by the wayside is going to the gym. But this weekend I set my mind to getting back control of my life. I decided that on Saturday I would go to the gym and s... Read more

The Much Ignored Killer

Friday, November 14, 2014      3 comments

I just read an interesting article about a man who sued Nestle and is pushing the FDA to have stricter policies on food, after his mother died of supposed E.coli poisoning after eating raw cookie dough. While his motherís death is a trage... Read more

Interesting Video

Friday, November 07, 2014      1 comments

Interesting video on how weight loss advertisement photos can be faked with just posture and lighting. https://screen.yahoo.com
/buzzfeed/fake-photo-18480
0982.html ... Read more

What do you say?

Wednesday, November 05, 2014      1 comments

I have a person in the periphery of my world, who actively tries to convince me that they aren't making bad health choices. They are morbidly obese and trying to lose weight. So weíve often talked about our struggles. However, this... Read more

Weekend

Monday, October 27, 2014      2 comments

So my big plan to vegetate fell through, but in a good way. Saturday I ended up spring cleaning the entire house by noon, then went shopping. Sunday, I mowed the lawn with a weed-eater, and then spent the rest of the day reading...well, ... Read more

I really need a weekend

Friday, October 24, 2014      0 comments

I really need a weekend. I am planning on doing nothing this weekend. I might, if I work up the energy, I might clean the house. Otherwise, I'm vegetating. Next w... Read more

Fundraisers

Thursday, October 23, 2014      3 comments

After two weeks of fighting the Halloween candy invasion, I had a co-worker walk in today with a box of candy bars for his daughter's performing arts club. The kicker is, I can't say no to him leaving it on my desk. I've let other employ... Read more

The Oreo Test

Thursday, October 23, 2014      4 comments

During lunch yesterday, my boss ran some errands. While out, she bought some Oreo cookies. She then walked around to everyone in the office and offered them a cookie. When she came to me, I thanked her, but turned her down. She then pr... Read more

Halloween Again,

Tuesday, October 21, 2014      3 comments

That time of year again, when suddenly everyone has a burning desire to buy candy by the pound and dump it on my desk. Itís so obnoxious and even rude. Simply because I am the front desk person, does not mean Iím ok with having my work s... Read more

Stress and the dieter

Monday, October 20, 2014      1 comments

Stress is an amazing appetite suppressant, but not one I would recommend for long term usage. I have been so stressed. Between the move and all the expense that went with that and my motherís death, Iíve been a wreck. Iím a bundle of ne... Read more

Beginning: Take Two

Monday, October 20, 2014      3 comments

Iím finally to the point where I feel like I can give this weight lose thing another, honest, try. Iím back up to 193lbs (granted itís not the 210+ that I started with in 2012, but itís also not the 180lbs I was last year). It frustrates... Read more

Back to life.

Monday, October 13, 2014      0 comments

The universe has a rather cruel sense of irony. I had been thinking of my motherís health and how her health has impacted my life; the habits Iíd learned from her and how the great moments of my life were tangled up with heart attacks and surge... Read more

Tempting the Dragon

Friday, September 26, 2014      4 comments

I have come to the realization that all of my major life moments were tangled up with my motherís medical crisisís. I have a picture of my mother when she was around 20. She was gorgeous. She was 5í3Ē, with naturally red hair, blue eyes... Read more


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