I added more training today…

By |October 31st, 2016|

Day 334 - Additional training started today. I think I was momentarily stunned by the fact that the trainers were dressed as The Junk Yard Dog, Richard Simmons, and...I'm not sure if we found Waldo but he was terrific too! [...]

An Inspired Halloween Costume!

By |October 30th, 2016|

Day 333 - I love the symmetry of 333. For loads of obvious reasons...that make total sense to me. Just like this inspired Halloween costume. Day 333 of my weight loss journey, with my belly still sticking out, (however decidedly [...]

Well-meaning liars and soothsayers…

By |October 29th, 2016|

Day 332 - Human nature is what we, as humans, have to work with. By nature we want to believe, be loving, and kind. (Unless you're a sociopath, but that is another story.) When I began my journey to reclaim [...]

Anger is poison…

By |October 29th, 2016|

Day 331 - Today I could see I am achieving my goals and am super proud of myself. It could have been a shitshow today...and it wasn't. Instead of feeling like an anger powered, poisonous toxic waste dump considering a certain confounding [...]

The Holiday, An American President, Legally Blonde, Anchorman, Something’s Gotta Give, Notting Hill, Sleepless In Seattle, The Proposal

By |October 27th, 2016|

Day 330 - I keep watching the same movies. The familiarity of these few films makes me feel happy. Each for the different reasons. Each leaving me with a serious smile on my face. As you can see by this [...]

Vote for nobody if you don’t know…

By |October 26th, 2016|

Day 329 - I am mystified by hypocritical know-it-alls. And I should know. I'm one. "Don't confuse me with the facts." That is one of my favorite "ok I'm crying uncle and give" lines I use when I'm out-classed in [...]

Owning Assholiness…

By |October 25th, 2016|

Day 328 - I'm not sure if I was just tightly wound today, or if it was a lack of sufficient coffee. By just looking at me, everything seemed fine (aside from the fact I still have just under 40lbs [...]

Her story #happybirthday #iloveyou

By |October 24th, 2016|

Day 327 - Tomorrow is my sister, Mary Eleanor's birthday. This photo is but a glimpse of our family home's side porch. She spent countless hours sitting there. Right off the rose garden. Overlooking the City of Los Angeles. We [...]

B.K. (Before kids)

By |October 24th, 2016|

Day 326 - It's our wedding anniversary this weekend and there are no coincidences. I tripped across this photo of us "before kids." It seems like yesterday. Bummer. I let someone borrow this dress and never got it back. (tears) [...]

Divorce & Weight Loss

By |October 22nd, 2016|

Day 325 - Our wedding anniversary today was quiet and calm. We revisited Denny's for brunch, where we enjoyed our first "Grand Slam" meal as a married couple 25+ years ago. As we reminisced, we realized almost everyone of our friends [...]

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