Quick Low(er) Calorie Trick or Treat ideas

Hey, everyone! If you're one of those people who hesitates to buy Halloween candy for those adorable li'l trick or treaters who'll be pounding at your door tonight, because you KNOW, you just KNOW, there won't be as many as last year, and you'll have to muster all your willpower to keep from scarfing them … Continue reading Quick Low(er) Calorie Trick or Treat ideas

It’s Bloggerin’ Time! Starring Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in!

Good morning, campers! Rise and shine! 'Cause once again It's Weekly Weigh-in Time! Ready? Here we go! 221.8 Wow! So even with all my illicit road trip meals of KFC and restaurant mac 'n cheese, I STILL managed to lose almost two pounds? Sweet! It's all about the calories, folks! Just keep countin' 'em, every … Continue reading It’s Bloggerin’ Time! Starring Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in!

Friday Five: 4 Food Ideas for your Hotel Fridge, and One to Avoid

Hey, everyone - this'll be my first Friday Five written entirely on my smartphone, with my travel-weary thumbs, so yay for me! I assume you'll forgive the occasional, inevitable tpyo. Anyhoo, if you do any travelling, and you're counting calories, you might want to stock up on these. Each has less than 100 calories, and … Continue reading Friday Five: 4 Food Ideas for your Hotel Fridge, and One to Avoid

Weekly Weigh-In, and I’m Off!

Rise and shine, campers! It's Monday, and you know what that means! That's right! Grab your coffee, and gaze in awe at my Rhymin' Monday Weigh-in! Ready? Here 'tis: 223.0 Yippee, honeybee! Let's raise a cacophony!* (*Hey, YOU try finding a rhyme for "223" - there's not as many as you'd think.) So what are … Continue reading Weekly Weigh-In, and I’m Off!

Friday Five – More Pingback Fun!

Today's Friday Five is basically just a bunch of random thoughts, in which I've subtly incorporated miscellaneous WordPress Daily Prompts from the past week or so, because why not? When your body releases weight, where exactly does it go? I assume a lot of it goes here: But as Rhoda on the old "Mary Tyler … Continue reading Friday Five – More Pingback Fun!

Weekly Weigh-In, and Non-Scale Benchmarks

Good morning, loyal followers! I'm happy to report this week's weigh-in is: 224.6 which means the ol' Weight Loss Train is chuggin' along nicely! Still not seeing the measurements budge, which is weird because I'm SEEING (and FEELING) some significant differences. For example: Clothes that have been uncomfortably tight for a couple of years are … Continue reading Weekly Weigh-In, and Non-Scale Benchmarks

Friday Five: Books You’ve Gotta Read!

Hey, everyone – welcome once again to my Friday Five! This week, I thought I'd do something a little different, and share with you five of my all-time favorite diet/weight-loss books. These are books I've really, truly enjoyed reading, more than once - not just for "nuts and bolts" diet info, but for inspiration, laughs, … Continue reading Friday Five: Books You’ve Gotta Read!

Weekly Weigh-in, and didja ever notice …

Weekly weigh-in: 226.8 Damn straight!* (*Thought it'd be fun to start conveying my weights in rhyme. We'll see how it goes.) Anyway ... since "60 Minutes" reruns don't appear on Netflix or Hulu (as far as I know), the headline I chose is only going to make sense to those of my readers who are … Continue reading Weekly Weigh-in, and didja ever notice …

Friday Five: It’s already October??

Hi, everyone! Time once again for my "Friday Five" - here we go! 1. If you haven't already encountered it, do whatever you can to get access to any episodes you can find of the great Canadian sitcom "Corner Gas," created by a comic genius named Brett Butt (yes, it's his real name!). Specifically, look for … Continue reading Friday Five: It’s already October??