Category Archives: Health

What happened to my weekly weigh-ins?

I’ll tell you what happened–I skipped doing it for the last couple weeks!  I relapsed and started stress-eating and then this happened: Yeah, two weeks of gains that I had to report to  I couldn’t bear for my money … Continue reading

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Posted in Goals, Health, ICT 3 for 3, Somersizing, Weekly Progress/Thursday Weigh-In | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

A New Approach to “Dieting”

I have made the decision to make a major change in the way I eat and my approach to weight-loss and health.  I’m pretty excited about it and I wanted to fill you guys in. My friend, Cheryl, told me … Continue reading

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My Hips Don’t Lie

I got a bad shock regarding my parents’ financial situation which affects me as I have been a big part of their financial management since Dad’s stroke in 2008. The situation is not my fault, and Dad isn’t completely inept … Continue reading

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Posted in Diabetes Related, Exercise, Health, Life | 12 Comments


I have so much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving.  Among the normal things (my life, my friends & family, the roof over my head, etc), I got my blood test results from the doctor today and there has been … Continue reading

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Weekly Weigh-In and Hot 100 Update #8

I did it! Remember the 3,000 calorie dinner?  I stuck to my plan of eating reasonably.  It was hard.  So hard.  The mocha frosting.  It smells sooo good.  And I took a bite.  You know how sometimes it’s better just … Continue reading

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I refuuuuuuuuuse!

I had an eating freak-out.  It lasted all week.  I still exercised and took my vitamins but I didn’t always get my fruits and veggies in and I ate foods that made me feel like…. It first began with a … Continue reading

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HCG Drops: The good, the bad, and the ugly

I’ve now been on HCG drops for 31 days. My intention in taking them was to lose weight quickly (obviously), and to blog my experience to put more truth about them out there. There are a lot of people arguing … Continue reading

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