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Vacation Starts Tomorrow!
Monday, August 19, 2019      5 comments

We are leaving for 2 weeks in our RV. We meet up with the same group at the same place each year. My narrow path for my diet and exercise - lunch a low-calorie Marie Callender meal, homemade soup, or for breakfast a Slimfast Shake; walk, and rid... Read more
Out With Adults
Sunday, August 18, 2019      20 comments

After spending a fun summer with kids, it was nice to have dinner out with friends last night. Before dinner, our friends came over for an hour, which was a good reason to finish putting vacation things away and get the house in shape. I planned... Read more
Rebel My New Baby Puppy
Saturday, August 17, 2019      28 comments

Rebel was born Aug. 16th in Oregon. She is an American Water Spaniel, not a common breed. These dogs all look remarkably the same, so she will grow up to look like our beloved Kali (over the rainbow bridge). I prefer the pup to stay with her mom... Read more
Tested the 100 Bite Theory & Quest Bar
Friday, August 16, 2019      24 comments

This morning at breakfast I tested the 100 bite theory. A group of researchers found that every bite taken by a man is equal to about 17 calories, while women consume about 11 calories per bite. With 100 bites, daily caloric intake would t... Read more
Do I Ever Stop? NO!!!
Thursday, August 15, 2019      28 comments

I delight in finding new ideas related to weight loss. My newest thing is counting your bites. A group of researchers tested a new theory and found that every bite taken by a man is equal to about 17 calories, while women consume about 11 c... Read more
Home and a Day Off From Life
Tuesday, August 13, 2019      22 comments

We arrived home last night and the last 2 kids got picked up. So ends another fun summer of adventure and travels with the kids. This year we had kids for 35 days. Today I woke at 6 AM when hubby got up for his 2-hour walk. I read the news... Read more
Life in an RV & Baby & On the Road
Sunday, August 11, 2019      22 comments

It's exciting to meet the new baby, Evander. Our daughter had her baby Saturday, and mom and baby are doing very well. He weighed in at 8 pounds 15 ounces. The name Evander is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "bow warrior; strong man". ..... Read more
Life in an RV & No Baby Yet & Best Life Ever
Friday, August 09, 2019      19 comments

This is our daughter's, first baby. His due date was August 1 st, so we arrived on July 28th, just in case he was a little early. Yesterday morning she went into the hospital to be induced and then sent home to be monitored by phone. Her contrac... Read more
Life in an RV & Waiting for Baby & CPAP Issue
Wednesday, August 07, 2019      21 comments

Our daughter is expecting her first baby, due August 1st. Yesterday she went for acupuncture to induce the baby, but the baby seems to say not ready yet. Likely her doctor will induce her tomorrow. We are only making short term plans now to keep... Read more
Life in an RV Hosting a Wiener Roast
Tuesday, August 06, 2019      21 comments

The Ribfest yesterday was focused on food and little on entertainment. We ordered the family meal with ribs, chicken, pulled pork, baked beans, and coleslaw, and had enough leftovers for our dinner. The kids enjoyed the playground there. The gam... Read more
Life in an RV Happy Dance!!!
Monday, August 05, 2019      23 comments

Today we are going to Ribfest featuring the best in Ribs, Chicken, Pulled Pork, and more. Great food and a children's entertainment program. Also, it's near the boardgame shop we like to visit every few years. The last game we got was Crimes Aga... Read more
Life in an RV and the Hiking Cat
Sunday, August 04, 2019      20 comments

Today our friend and her brother are hiking with us on the beautiful trail by our campground. He is bringing his amazing hiking cat, who is well trained on a harness & leash! We are doing some housekeeping duties at our campsite and gettin... Read more
Life in an RV Checks & Balances
Saturday, August 03, 2019      22 comments

This morning I posted my weight for the 5% Challenge. At the mid-point in the challenge, I am halfway to my target weight loss, so I am happy. This year I changed some of my eating habits, so even though I am on vacation and splurging a bit on c... Read more
Life in an RV Tourists Today
Friday, August 02, 2019      21 comments

We bought attraction passes to visit venues around the city. So far we have done the Aerial Park and the World of Science. Today we are going to West Edmonton Mall - North America's Largest Shopping Mall to see Marine Life show and find some int... Read more
Life in an RV on a Rainy Day
Thursday, August 01, 2019      26 comments

All is quiet this morning, hubby is walking the dog and the kids are sleeping. I have a few minutes for Spark and Duolingo. I got out the scale this morning, a little scared, but I am down .2 (point 2) pounds, so I am happy with that. Yesterday ... Read more

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