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Being honest - I just don't want to start again
Monday, October 29, 2018      9 comments

So here it is. I've gained back almost all the weight I lost - once again. And I don't want to start over once again. But I also want to fit in my clothes, be healthy, feel good, and not struggle physically with this added weight. So I find myse... Read more
Keeping on
Tuesday, March 06, 2018      3 comments

Busy decluttering getting ready for a garage sale. Back to healthy eating after several months of sweets and carbs. Of course the scale shows it and my clothes are tight. Always hunger pains the first few days readjusing but just keep remembe... Read more
My new tandem bike
Thursday, February 08, 2018      5 comments

Yesterday I turned 59 years old. I praise God who has given me every one of those years. I surely didn't deserve them or his unending grace but becaue He is good and merciful I am here. My husband started today out so happy with the gift of ... Read more
Time out
Friday, December 08, 2017      2 comments

Still here. Last year this time a surgeon put an extra hole in my head (skull). I am reminded of my mom saying often " I need it like a hole in the head." Well, I have that hole and it seems to have created problems. At the time, there wasn't ... Read more
Reports are in... calm down body
Saturday, September 16, 2017      5 comments

Backtrack a bit. What do sphenoid sinus surgeries, hot weather, big allergic reactions and childhood hives have in common. Well, if you on my doctor team, it points to histamine... For me it means keeping levels down. And what does stress do - ... Read more
Waiting - breaking a plateau by eating fried foods and desserts?
Monday, September 11, 2017      3 comments

What am I doing? The best explanation is that I am treading water - waiting for the rescue. Akin to one foot in front of the other. Waiting. Waiting for doctor reports, surgery results, symptoms to change...waiting. Almost as an outside part... Read more
Still here
Friday, September 08, 2017      4 comments

I went on vacation to visit sisters and my 40th yr high school reunion. That was the plan. God always knows what is needed. My sister had unexpected surgery and ended up in hospital 5 days and then home, unable to drive, no one to care for he... Read more
Some unrecognized heros
Tuesday, August 15, 2017      1 comments

I go to a rehab center with three other ladies (two who are over 80) and have a Bible study. Our group is most often people 70+ in wheelchairs who need help being cared for. For most, their day is spent inside, limited physically, some not see... Read more
Deleting friends? Just not yet....
Saturday, August 12, 2017      3 comments

Checking in on my friends' pages - many haven't had any activity for years. Wondering, how are they, what has gone on, where are they in their journey now? No blogs in over a year (several for even longer), no comments on their pages for 400+ ... Read more
Out for date night
Friday, August 11, 2017      10 comments

Sorting thru closet I came across clothes I wouldn't wear before but was happy they fit now. Decided to feel pretty for date night. Picture decided me to continue on to lose another 5 lbs which was my original goal. Good to have the motivation a... Read more
Two hours? Then two hours it will be
Friday, August 11, 2017      6 comments

The groupon said good for two hours of bowling for two people. I saw a way out of the house for two hours. And then I played one game, then two, then three and a fourth. Time not up? Lets go for five. And it was amazing. For years and yea... Read more
34 years Anniversary
Sunday, August 06, 2017      4 comments

34 years ago today, I married my sweetheart. So many memories over the years - he has loved me fat and thin, sick and healthy, sad and happy. Can't get any better than that! Still going strong...love only gets deeper! ... Read more
Looking for fun in all the right places
Saturday, August 05, 2017      3 comments

Home for two weeks then off again to my childhood home. Slowly the pounds are coming off - just a few more to goal (might even make it before I leave). Busy searching the internet for fun for Joe and me when we get there. Looking to canoe, ta... Read more
Plateau lessons
Sunday, July 16, 2017      2 comments

Stuck on a plateau for over a month now. Not a true plateau as I gain a few pounds, lose them, and gain - all while consistently being careful to be eating to lose. Maybe undereating sometimes, maybe sodium, maybe.... This is my conclusion. Y... Read more
How low can you go?!
Sunday, July 09, 2017      0 comments

Today's blog comes from reading today this featured blog by 2BDYNAMIC www.sparkpeople.com/mypa
al.asp?blog_id=6384349 Motivated by fun, the very mention of thrills, and I am in. Readin... Read more

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