Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in: I wanna be the Bob Ross of something!

Well, good morning, everyone. Happy Monday! Let's get right to the Rhymin' Weekly Weigh-in, shall we? Ready? Here we go! 204.0 All right!! I'm pretty happy about that. See, last week I stumbled across this YouTube video by this guy named Steve Gamelin, who's perfected a method of baking bread called "No-Knead Turbo Bread." Now … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in: I wanna be the Bob Ross of something!

Calories DO count – so there!

I may not be an officially certified and licensed Diet Guru, but I'm reasonably conversant in the science relating to how weight loss actually occurs, what works, what doesn't work, and what's, excuse my French, total BS. Like you, I saw those ecstatic headlines in the news earlier this week about how a new study supposedly "proved" … Continue reading Calories DO count – so there!

Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in: French Toast edition!

Wow, what a nice Saturday we had! As I explained Friday, my husband took me on a little private railroad car excursion on the Silver Splendor Dome Car, down to San Diego, where the weather was picture-perfect and we ambled nonchalantly along the waterfront, communing with the ocean, the ships, and the multiple henna tattoo … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in: French Toast edition!

Friday Five: Surprise, there isn’t one!

Yikes! Well, even though I was up with the crack of dawn this morning, I'm embarrassed to say I don't actually have anything useful or interesting to say at all. (And for those of you saying, "Yeah? What else is new?" I say, So let me just tell you what's going on. See, tomorrow morning, … Continue reading Friday Five: Surprise, there isn’t one!

Mid-week interlude: Ash Wednesday and book quiz

Happy Ash Wednesday, everyone! Not to mention that "other" holiday:   Anyhoo, Amy over at Bibliophile posted this interesting quiz on her blog a week ago, the "This or That Book Tag," and at first I thought she'd tagged me on it. Then I went back and reread her comment with my eyes a little … Continue reading Mid-week interlude: Ash Wednesday and book quiz

Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-In: Clean Monday edition!

Well, good morning, everyone, and happy Monday! Time for another weigh-in ... and as you may remember, last week I had a small GAIN. But as Homer Simpson once said, "hope springs internal," so let's step on the ol' scale and see where it lands. Ready? Here goes: 206.8 Hey, that's great! Nice! I think … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-In: Clean Monday edition!

Friday Five: Way too many cat memes

Welp, good morning, all, and happy Friday, for those of you who actually work for a living! You know, I got up this morning and briefly considered getting a few things done before I wrote my post. Then I realized that if I did all of them, I probably wouldn't write this till around, oh, … Continue reading Friday Five: Way too many cat memes

Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in: Fare Thee Well, Colonel Sanders!

Good morning, everyone! Well, I'm a little embarrassed to say that I've slacked off a bit this past week, so I have a bit of a gain this morning. Let's get this over with, shall we? 208.8 Wow, that's not so great! Oh well, as Homer Simpson once said, "Hope springs internal!" And if you'll … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in: Fare Thee Well, Colonel Sanders!

Friday Five: Groundhog’s Day Edition!

Well, it's Groundhog's Day ... again ... and since my efforts to ditch the "Friday Five" format seem to have puzzled my stalwart, long-suffering fans, I thought I'd relieve your tension by inviting you to join me in celebrating my FAVORITE secular holiday with five funny GH Day pix! Enjoy! Since we finally turned off our … Continue reading Friday Five: Groundhog’s Day Edition!