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National Garlic Day
4/19/2014 9:21:28 AM,  3 COMMENTS

National Garlic Day When : Always April 19th National Garlic Day promotes the many uses of Garlic. And, there certainly are many uses....  Read more


I think the universe is trying to tell me something...
4/18/2014 9:18:24 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Today started out just as planned. I actually woke up about an hour earlier than normal and got started. I made steel cut oatmeal with peanut butter...  Read more


National Columnists Day
4/18/2014 9:46:18 AM,  6 COMMENTS

National Columnists Day When : Always April 18th National Columnists Day recognizes the importance and value of newspaper columnists....  Read more


Alright folks, I'm ready to do this...
4/17/2014 9:26:56 PM,  7 COMMENTS

The dust has settled from my disability review terror and I'm finally accepting the fact the world isn't ending. With this acceptance, I have also go...  Read more


Low Carb foods?
4/17/2014 11:15:33 AM,  1 COMMENTS

So i've been sticking to a daily limit of 100 carbs. I've incorporated Atkins frozen dinners, snacks and shakes into my daily routine. I've discovered...  Read more


4/17/2014 9:28:01 AM,  8 COMMENTS

On 1st January I set myself several goals which are:- lose 11lbs before 19th April for holiday - GOAL MET. Exercise 3 or 4 times every week - GOAL M...  Read more


Life is what happens when you're making other plans!
4/17/2014 9:03:09 AM,  5 COMMENTS

The last 5 months have been crazy. After exercising, eating well, and keeping my blood sugar under control, I caught one of those bugs that were going...  Read more


National High Five Day
4/17/2014 1:23:07 AM,  7 COMMENTS

National High Five Day When : Third Thursday in April Gimme a high five. As a matter of fact, give everyone you see a High Five! ...  Read more


He pulled through!
4/16/2014 9:33:44 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I thought that Bazill, my basil plant was a goner. (Bazill is his name lol!) While dealing with getting my feet under me after the diabetes diagnos...  Read more


30 days and still on target!
4/16/2014 11:02:48 AM,  4 COMMENTS

My doctor has me on a 100 carbohydrate limit per day. Yesterday was my 30 day check-in with her and I lost 11 pounds. The first 2 weeks were aweful as...  Read more


National Eggs Benedict Day
4/16/2014 2:26:23 AM,  9 COMMENTS

National Eggs Benedict Day When : Always April 16th National Eggs Benedict Day is a day to enjoy eggs with hollandaise sauce, Canadian...  Read more


Camp Wannabefit Swim Challenge!
4/15/2014 5:13:50 PM,  9 COMMENTS

I figure this is the best way to reach the most people. If you're part of Camp Wannabefit and you like to swim, let's do a challenge! I don't kn...  Read more


Technology Disorientation (would be a good title for a Big Bang Theory Episode!)
4/15/2014 5:01:40 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Yesterday late afternoon my MacBook Pro really started to run slow, so like all good technical folks I started running some diagnostics only to find i...  Read more


My first sugar 'low'
4/15/2014 12:32:56 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I put low in quotes because it wasn't like a trip to the ER or anything. I had a rough day at work yesterday, lots of unexpected walking, lifting, an...  Read more


Rubber Eraser Day
4/15/2014 1:05:28 AM,  6 COMMENTS

Rubber Eraser Day Date When Observed: Always on April 15 Make no mistake... Rubber Eraser Day celebrates the invention of erasers. We...  Read more


First Day Volunteering
4/14/2014 9:46:04 PM,  11 COMMENTS

Just wanted to drop by with a little entry. Today was my first evening volunteering at . It was hard work, but I had a good...  Read more


So much Stress
4/14/2014 11:37:12 AM,  1 COMMENTS

So much stress I could scream. So i fell off plan hard. More like I fell down & rolled off a cliff into a volcano....perhaps not that bad but meh. I a...  Read more


International Moment of Laughter Day
4/14/2014 10:59:33 AM,  6 COMMENTS

International Moment of Laughter Day When : Always April 14th International Moment of Laughter Day is a special day that will put a bi...  Read more


No More Retirement, I Found A Job
4/14/2014 8:26:08 AM,  12 COMMENTS

I took an early retirement in August of 2012. Since then I have lost 32 pounds by eating right and tracking everything, riding my bike, exercising wi...  Read more


Scrabble Day
4/13/2014 1:44:42 AM,  8 COMMENTS

Scrabble Day When : Always April 13th Scrabble Day celebrates the popular board game. It's been popular around the world ever since....  Read more


Did you see the video of the Priest in Ireland singing at the wedding?
4/12/2014 5:17:58 PM,  6 COMMENTS

It is so sweet. I showed it to Mom and we were both crying!  Read more


Mirrors: Friend or Foe?
4/12/2014 4:11:25 PM,  29 COMMENTS

126126126126126126126126126126 304 for checking this "revisit" blog out. By reposting it I am fulfilling a promise to a SP friend, who finds...  Read more


Russian Cosmonaut Day
4/12/2014 1:06:26 AM,  5 COMMENTS

Russian Cosmonaut Day When: always on April 12. Russian astronaut Yuri Gagarin became the first man in space on April 12, 1961 aboard...  Read more


Doctor visit
4/11/2014 9:44:21 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I went to the doctor today for a checkup and to have a couple of minor things checked on. I told her all the changes I am making to my diet and ex...  Read more


Cranky, Tired, Depressed
4/11/2014 5:05:46 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I admit it, I am a big baby. I use food to keep myself happy and secure. Limiting my food intake turns me into another person - one that I don'...  Read more


4/11/2014 9:54:15 AM,  0 COMMENTS

It is my birthday today and I am disappointed in myself as I have not gotten to the goal weight I was aiming for. The reason is that I did not stick...  Read more


National Pet Day
4/11/2014 8:41:43 AM,  8 COMMENTS

National Pet Day When: Always April 11th Today is National Pet Day! This holiday is all about appreciating and celebrating the wonderf...  Read more


Fantastic News!
4/10/2014 9:14:23 PM,  17 COMMENTS

I finally got word that Social Security approved me to stay on disability. Thanks so much to all you guys who sent positive thoughts and prayers. It...  Read more


Free country song downloads today
4/10/2014 11:49:48 AM,  4 COMMENTS Both of these sites are free sites and today have the same link for downloading 10 free country songs by suc...  Read more


Clinical Trail has begun!
4/10/2014 10:21:14 AM,  5 COMMENTS

I know it isn't right, but I have been "coasting" until the trail actually started. Giving myself permission to not be that firm with my program! ...  Read more


Golfer's (Golf Day) Day
4/10/2014 9:45:42 AM,  7 COMMENTS

Golfer's (Golf Day) Day When : Always on April 10 Some avid golfers might suggest any and every day is Golfer's Day. But on this day,...  Read more


April 9th 2014: Diabetics Weight Loss Journey
4/9/2014 8:41:12 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Well I walked to get the bus to my apt today and so I got my miles and exercise in today and instead of getting fast food or junk food I made homemade...  Read more


Update to my other blogs about kitties...
4/9/2014 4:40:57 PM,  0 COMMENTS

I was reading the last couple of blogs I'd left about losing my kitties and thought I should put in an update to my kitty situation. I still miss the...  Read more


Back again...
4/9/2014 4:27:49 PM,  3 COMMENTS

After losing 50 lbs and then gaining at least 30 of it back, I didn't want to come back here and have to change the amount I lost so I've been avoidin...  Read more


Big Day For My Dad
4/9/2014 2:21:01 PM,  8 COMMENTS

A very big day for my dad -- he is moving from the place he has called home for the last 30 years to a nearby senior living community! He has been li...  Read more


Name Yourself Day
4/9/2014 1:00:56 AM,  10 COMMENTS

Name Yourself Day When : Always April 9th Name Yourself Day is your chance to give yourself whatever name you'd like...for a day. If y...  Read more


April 8th 2014: Diabetics Weight Loss Journey
4/8/2014 1:57:08 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Hello Everyone :) I am posting a Blog today to tell you guys how I am doing :) Well as of today for 2014 I have walked April/8: 54.95 Miles :) ...  Read more


The Key To Happiness...
4/8/2014 1:41:34 PM,  4 COMMENTS

How come certain people expect other people to make them happy, when they can not even find happiness in themselves? It is unfair for anyone to expect...  Read more


Progress Pics as I near Onederland
4/8/2014 11:53:28 AM,  6 COMMENTS

Ok so my DH keeps telling me that I have lost sooo much weight but the scale is not showing it to be all that much. But I am down to my size 18 pants...  Read more


Feels like a Monday...
4/8/2014 10:14:06 AM,  4 COMMENTS

Good news: Nice 3 day weekend and was able to recover from my trip to Arizona. Bad news: Tuesday is here, and I am NOT in the mood to work! Good n...  Read more


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