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Can we get real about girl scout cookies
Tuesday, January 05, 2016      3 comments

And the insidious pressure to support your coworkers kids, god love them? And the holidays, cultural events involving rich and decadent food... the overwhelming reality that the public has not embraced a belief in sugar addiction. Give me a car... Read more
The Joy of Sriracha
Sunday, June 23, 2013      1 comments

Now that I am diabetic, I'm having to deal with my bad self on a higher level, I am rediscovering spices and trying my best to eliminate the poisons that I have so long put into my body. I have to remember to ask myself do I want it or do I nee... Read more
on track
Monday, May 28, 2012      0 comments

Its been a few days and I'm feeling on track. I've cut down on the carve and I'm pushing up the veggies. The goal is to have my sugar down by August. I'm pretty motivated and I have an entire month before I start night classes again. If I can... Read more
My rather large hump.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012      1 comments

So I just finished my 6 day course of predisone and I am hoping that my appetite will subside. I have probably gained three pounds (real, not water) in the last six days and now its time to get back into a routine and declutter my life. I orde... Read more
Post Mardi Gras- back in the saddle
Wednesday, February 22, 2012      0 comments

Mardi Gras was not that bad. I don't drink so no upset there. I did have some unhealthy food, but I paid the price for that and I won't be doing that until the next evil holiday. I'm looking forward to the next forty days of healthy living. ... Read more
Continuing the good work in the new year
Friday, December 30, 2011      1 comments

I have two goals in the New Year; one is to try to always do things that I will be proud of and the other is to take risks. This year was a bit hard for me because of two hip surgeries. I did not gain any weight, but I did not loose any... Read more
Health insurance boogie
Wednesday, September 14, 2011      1 comments

A small discount is being provided to employees if they have a health screening. I have mine scheduled in two weeks and need to get my blood pressure down. So I am activley trying to eat right and excercise (more excercise than eat right at th... Read more
From Vegan to Vegetarian
Sunday, January 09, 2011      1 comments

I just could not do the Vegan thing. I missed eggs too much. Anyway, I'm trying to stay to basics and not go covenience unless I'm just too busy with school/work. Just a reality check. I figure If I make sure that I'm eating at least 5 servin... Read more
Exploration and Expiration Dates
Friday, December 31, 2010      0 comments

Ok, I did not make the Ginger Tofu. I determined that I have another five days to cook the tofu and that I should concentrate on eating more variety, than just saying pass the tofu. In keeping with the spirit of exploration I decided to tr... Read more
First day, later day mess ups
Wednesday, December 29, 2010      1 comments

My first day commiting to this is actually going comparitivley well to other attempts that I was not so committed too. I'm being honest about every little thing I put in my mouth. My main problem is that 1)stupid impluse buy- today it was Pfef... Read more