On vacay! See you in September!

Hey everyone, I'm taking a little blogging break so I can enjoy the last few waning days of summer! Will be back and weighing* in on ALL sorts of topics sometime in September. Hope you're enjoying some well-deserved summer relaxation -- if not, please accept my heartfelt sympathies! Maybe you can at least do a … Continue reading On vacay! See you in September!

Why “Yogurtland” may not be your best choice for low-calorie summer eatin’

Today's weight -- 183.0 is REALLY irritating me because for the past four days it's been about 3 pounds LESS than that, and I was sure this morning was going to be in that same range! Wha'happened?? Well, according to my ol' pal Jay's article, "Why Am I Not Losing Weight? Every Possible Reason, it's … Continue reading Why “Yogurtland” may not be your best choice for low-calorie summer eatin’

Oops, I did it again!

...forgot to write my usual "Friday Five" blog post, that is! Sorry about that! Oh well, you know what I was doing instead? I was getting my glasses adjusted -- AND exercising, at (almost) the same time! See, my glasses get out of kilter very easily, always tilting just a little too much to the … Continue reading Oops, I did it again!

Monday Weigh-In: Steady As She Goes!

Happy Monday, everyone! OK, let's start right in with the weigh-in! 177.6 Awesome! Down a full pound since last week! Although in the interest of full disclosure, I should point out that I did an *unofficial* weigh-in about an hour before the *official* one, and it was 178.4. So this week's Hot Weight Loss Tip: … Continue reading Monday Weigh-In: Steady As She Goes!

Friday Five (minus about 4): That’s Snow Good!

Heh, yeah, I know, I know... However, my excuse for not posting my regular Friday Five this morning isn't a whole lot better. Basically, I forgot, 'cause I've been out enjoying the beautiful sunny Southern California weather! Haha -- yeah, that's snow (or at least the remains of it!). I did a nice long walk … Continue reading Friday Five (minus about 4): That’s Snow Good!

Monday Weigh-In: Après le Week of Walks!

OK, campers, rise and shine! And don't forget your booties, 'cause it's COLD out there! Even here in sunny Southern California, it's a brisk … oh, let's see … 51 degrees Fahrenheit -- brr!! Too cold for me to do anything but blog, I guess. Oh yeah, and weigh myself … I guess … let's … Continue reading Monday Weigh-In: Après le Week of Walks!

2019 7-Day Walking Challenge is DONE!!

OK, everyone, as of a short time ago, I OFFICIALLY completed my (self-imposed) 2019 7-Day Walking Challenge! So yay me! (and thanks to Mr. 50by60 for the help!) Tomorrow morning, we'll find out if all this walking had any effect on my weekly weigh-in. Will I FINALLY break through Plateau Point... and get back to the … Continue reading 2019 7-Day Walking Challenge is DONE!!

Day 6 — It’s Groundhog Day (Again)

I was debating just copying & pasting yesterday's post, to see if you'd get the joke. But I decided, nahh, that's way too esoteric. Anyway, Day 6's walk is done. And in spite of the rain, it was very nice, although about 20 minutes into it, we saw what was *almost* a nasty car-vs-bike accident … Continue reading Day 6 — It’s Groundhog Day (Again)

Friday Five: 5 Ways to Walk Indoors

Happy Friday, everyone! (**UPDATE: Day 5 walk DONE! see photos at end!) Hey, remember the other day when some of you (no names!) were all upset because you couldn't go outside and walk for more than a few minutes without your fingers and toes falling off? 'Cause you're all, y'know, snowflakes? Well, for those of … Continue reading Friday Five: 5 Ways to Walk Indoors