The weight is up, but the vax is in (and the arm is sore)!

Good morning, and welcome back, everyone! Hope y'all had a wonderful [insert Springtime religious/secular holiday name of choice]! As expected, my weight went up a tad: 203.8 But given all the kielbasa and pirogis and Easter eggs, that's to be expected No, no, I didn't forget!! And you know what? A 5-peep box is only … Continue reading The weight is up, but the vax is in (and the arm is sore)!

Happy Whatever! See ya in 2 weeks!

Good morning, everyone! Given that my readers include wonderful people from all major, minor, or no religions, let me be the first to wish you a wonderful and blessed Easter, Passover, Ostara, Ramadan, Rama Navami, and/or Spring Break 2021! Being somewhat of the Xtian persuasion myself, aka Byzantine Catholic, I'll most likely be checking my … Continue reading Happy Whatever! See ya in 2 weeks!

Happy Lazy Bloggers Day! (and yes, I just made that up, don’t bother Googling it)

Good morning, everyone! Well, this should be a GREAT weigh-in! I ponied up the $49.99 for MyFitnessPal PREMIUM, and spent the whole week meticulously logging every single thing that went into my mouf! And every day at the end of the day, I've gotten that glorious message about how if every day was like this, … Continue reading Happy Lazy Bloggers Day! (and yes, I just made that up, don’t bother Googling it)

Well, my weight’s up, but so is my bank account, so that’s good

So after all my righteous resolutions to count my calories, exercise, etc., I'm still playing the down-one-week-up-the-next game, apparently: 202.0 but on the bright side, our stimulus checks hit the bank this morning, so that's good. Rich and fat go together, right? So anyway, book review, book review, what am I reading right now? Oh … Continue reading Well, my weight’s up, but so is my bank account, so that’s good

Hey, I’ll take it!

Well, it's not as big a loss as I was hoping, but you know what? I'll take it! 201.0 I mean, I've actually started tracking my calories and other macros again on MyFitnessPal, so I was expecting *some* kind of loss this week. Of course, being a long-time dieter, I was secretly hoping for a … Continue reading Hey, I’ll take it!

Meet this week’s weight, same as last week’s weight!

Yep, it's true -- this week's weight is exactamundo (exactamente? exactaroony? I've fallen behind on my Duolingo lessons) the same as last week, to whit: 202.0 Which ... well, it's okay that it didn't go up, but I still sorta kinda wanna have it go down! So I guess I better revisit my ol' pal … Continue reading Meet this week’s weight, same as last week’s weight!

Never say die(t), apparently!

Yep, my weight is up a tadsky -- 202.0 but it's okay. It's Lent now, so what with all the abstinence and fasting and whatnot, my weight should be dropping like ... like ... oh, what's the metaphor I'm reaching for here? Oh yeah, thanks, Judge! I guess that would be okay, although my personal … Continue reading Never say die(t), apparently!

Shivery Ash Wednesday!

Good morning, friends and family -- and brr, what a cold, shivery morning it is for a lot of you! Sorry to read about all your trials and travails, trying to keep warm out there in Missouri and Kansas and Texas and, you know, basically everywhere except, uh, where *I* happen to be located this … Continue reading Shivery Ash Wednesday!

It may be slow jogging to you but it’s a 4-minute mile to me!

Hey everyone! First the weight: 199.8 Okay, a skoche up from last week, but that's okay -- still below my 200-pound Cliffs of Fall! Anyway, I've taken to running as well as walking, and while I'm not very fast (one mile = 20 minutes), it's still fun, and makes me feel like a Gen-U-Ine Ath-a-lete, … Continue reading It may be slow jogging to you but it’s a 4-minute mile to me!

Up a pound, down a pound, everybody circle round!

Time to do the Weekly Weight Loss Dance! Up a pound, down a pound, everybody circle round, and gaze with wondrous awe on this week's weigh-in: 199.6 Yeah, I'm happy to be back under 200 again, but I also know I need to get a WHOLE lot more back under 200 before I can breathe … Continue reading Up a pound, down a pound, everybody circle round!