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Any day can be day 1
Friday, January 24, 2020      13 comments

It's weird how a common cold can totally upset my routine and my diet. I guess I gave in. The past 6 weeks haven't been my best with hurting my heel and my back giving me fits. Holidays and feasts. I simply caved. I was eating fine and then... Read more
Spending time with the one I love in wonderful chaos.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020      18 comments

It wasn't the blog I was going to write but it works! 42 years ago there was 3 feet of snow, roads and businesses were closed and we were young. Our "first" wedding was in the chapel with family. There was no other way and since we were l... Read more
Busy days helping family
Thursday, January 16, 2020      14 comments

My younger daughter and granddog 1 popped in to visit yesterday so we all trooped over to see the granddog 2 and my grandson who had just left the emergency room! Yesterday the 6 yr old was running in school recess, fell and broke his clavi... Read more
My new plan might be working
Tuesday, January 14, 2020      15 comments

Some thoughts on my Mediterranean plan (Eating Well 30 day plan). I'm eating foods I've avoided. Complex carbs. I'm eating more seafood. I'm eating enough to keep me full. Perhaps that's the cold talking but I'll let the food take cred... Read more
Random thoughts, going Mediterranean and TMI for Monday
Monday, January 13, 2020      13 comments

DH met the new granddog Sunny this weekend. He approves, not that that matters to DD1. She's still in love; gave the dog a bath which was not so easy. We've all decided Sunny is not pure beagle, more likely a Basset, Beagle mix. She's too long a... Read more
A "Sunny" day
Friday, January 10, 2020      10 comments

My dog sitting was also g-kid sitting Friday morning. The middle one had a belly ache and headache. LOL, I wasn't so sure maybe it was "doggittis" and he wanted to be with the new dog but nah, he spent some quality time praying to the porcelain ... Read more
Soooo busy!
Wednesday, January 08, 2020      11 comments

DD2 and her husband are 2 weeks from their purchase of the 1891 farmhouse. We promised to help them; all the things parents promise. Help with purchase, help with moving, help with negotiating the ups and downs associated with a home purchase.... Read more
Tuesday, January 07, 2020      13 comments

Thoughts for healing. Thoughts for solace. Thoughts for joy. There is so much going on here and IRL! ... Read more
Sunday, January 05, 2020      17 comments

No, not that kind! emoticon I've had a full-sized freezer for ages. I don't do canning but I freeze well-labe... Read more
My year to get it right. Enforced compliance.
Friday, January 03, 2020      14 comments

Three days into the new year and I am still eating lightly. I got hit with some reflux issues a few months ago and it reared its ugly head after my food fest New Years eve. Paybacks and lessons learned. Meds, gentle eating and restruc... Read more
January 1. Again.
Wednesday, January 01, 2020      15 comments

11 years here and what I have to show for it is a bit of loss and a whole lot of struggling maintenance. I'll take it! ... Read more
Not much
Monday, December 30, 2019      14 comments

Walk the little dog in the rain. Multiple times. Go to the gym. Clean the house for company tomorrow evening. Evaluate my life. Normal things. TTFN! ... Read more
Finally back to the gym
Friday, December 27, 2019      14 comments

Aha! You didn't know I had stopped! Er, well, I had an unfortunate incident at my cousins and injured myself. ... Read more
Looking forward to 2020 clarity
Thursday, December 26, 2019      14 comments

I posted my scale weight today. I officially have lost no weight. Sure I've lost 10-15 pounds off and on. Off and on. On and off. I'm back to my starting weight from a few years ago; the first time I've posted that high in a long time. ... Read more
'Twas the night before. Pretty quiet in my house. Cinnamon buns are made for tomorrow.
Tuesday, December 24, 2019      11 comments

The dog is snuggled on couch pillows. I'm enjoying some quiet Christmas music and red wine. DH is out doing what he does best. 11'th hour shopping. ... Read more

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