Good Friday Five: 5 things I’ll get to eat again after today!

Hey, everyone, a blessed Good Friday / Passover / "just plain Saturday" to all my Christian, Jewish, and "none of the above" readers! Hope you won't feel betrayed but I'm keeping this post a little shorter than usual in honor of the day. Basically, Lent is almost over, and by Monday I'll be able to … Continue reading Good Friday Five: 5 things I’ll get to eat again after today!

Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-In: Fat Lent!

Sigh ... OK, let's get this over with: 201.2 Well, you never know! Here I was thinking I'd lose a lot of weight during Lent (because of the fasting and the abstinence and all that good stuff). And yet, during the last couple of weeks, I've actually managed to gain BACK a pound or so! … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-In: Fat Lent!

Friday Five: More Lame Excuses

Welp, another Friday, another round of finding reasons not to write my blog post today. Still, I gotta write SOMETHING, if only to keep all my rich foreign investors happy. So here goes, my five lame excuses for putting off my blog today! The weather. Most of the week, it's been pouring down rain out here in … Continue reading Friday Five: More Lame Excuses

Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in: Minor Setback Monday

Well, yesterday morning my daily weigh-in was UNDER 200 pounds, so I was SURE today's blog post would be titled "Milestone Monday!!!" and I'd thrill my dozens of readers by finally going under the magic two-oh-oh. Alas, I blush to report, 'tis not to be. Without further adieux, here's the skinny on the fat: 201.0 … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in: Minor Setback Monday

Friday Five: Memes, shopping, bronchitis, and more!

It's Friday, Friday, Gotta Get Down on Friday! – First and of course most important, happy Friday to all of you! Hope your week has gone well, and that least one of you has won tons of $$ in the lottery so you can take the rest of us out for drinks later. No? Oh … Continue reading Friday Five: Memes, shopping, bronchitis, and more!

Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-In: Daylight Savings Time edition

"Spring forward, fall back!" Such a captivating idea, isn't it? Just adjusting time a wee bit, because science! As kids, didn't we think that was just the neatest thing? Twice a year, we assumed complete control over time itself! Doctor Who, Doc Brown, and Rick, all rolled up into one. One minute, it's 9:00 at … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-In: Daylight Savings Time edition

Friday Five: Mucinex edition

Sorry to post this so late in the day, folks. Frankly, I was wondering if I was going to be able to write anything at all. I'm still struggling with this cold/allergy/bronchitis or whatever. The main thing I'm dealing with now is ... well, here are some titles I debated using/parodying for my post title, which might … Continue reading Friday Five: Mucinex edition

Somewhat subdued Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in

Good morning, everyone, and happy Monday! This won't be my typical long, rambling, meme-filled post, for a couple of reasons (one sad, one annoying) which I'll get to in a moment, but first - let's do this! 202.2 Yeah, I'm happy about that! I'm not so happy about the fact that I've caught my hubby's cold, … Continue reading Somewhat subdued Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in

Friday Five: Take a hike, pal!

Let me set the scene for you: 1) it's raining; 2) my husband's home from work with a terrible cold; 3) the cats are extremely annoyed by all that water falling out of the sky; 4) I've got a delicious pile of "Big Nate" books to enjoy; and 5) most important of all, my Friday … Continue reading Friday Five: Take a hike, pal!