Spambots need love, too! (an unofficial non-weigh-in pre-Christmas post!)

Hey everyone! As you know, I'm still on my Official Holiday Blogging/Dieting Break, so no official weigh-in or post till next week. However, just wanted to take a few minutes to say THANKS to all of you for your moral (if not financial) support over the past year. It's been a tough one, hasn't it? … Continue reading Spambots need love, too! (an unofficial non-weigh-in pre-Christmas post!)

Last Post Before The New Year!

Yeah, I know, it's not Groundhog Day yet, but it IS cold out there, campers! Here in beautiful Reseda, California, it was a bone-chilling 49 degrees every day last week! Then, er, we replaced the battery in our thermometer. I mean, still kinda chilly! Not quite as consistently, though. Anyhoo, let's get to the weigh-in, … Continue reading Last Post Before The New Year!

Surprise! Just poppin’ in to say Merry Christmas!

Yeah, yeah, I know, I'm on a blogging break and all that. Still, if former Pres. Obama can pop in to say hi, I guess I can, too! I'm enjoying my little break, and hope you're all keeping snug as the proverbial bugs in your rugs, keeping warm, sipping cocoa and enjoying life. Listen -- … Continue reading Surprise! Just poppin’ in to say Merry Christmas!

Happy Friday (in keeping with the situation)!

Happy Friday, everyone! And yes, I know, it's not a happy Friday for a lot of people. Fires and angst in some places, snow and angst in others ... sickness, misery, sadness ... Life is like that sometimes! But y'know, you gotta keep your chin up, face the day, and just keep on keepin' on … Continue reading Happy Friday (in keeping with the situation)!

Friday Five: Things I Ate This Week That I Won’t See Again Till Next Year

Well, that title kinda says it all, doesn't it? Here's a list of five extravagantly delicious, yummy things I ate this week, because Christmas, and which I won't eat again till the week of December 25, 2018, because again, Christmas: Trader Joe's Cocoa Truffles. These were a gift from my husband, who's ostensibly on the … Continue reading Friday Five: Things I Ate This Week That I Won’t See Again Till Next Year

Merry Christmas Weigh-In, aka Before The Storm!

Good morning, everyone, and a very to all my faithful readers! Rest assured, I cherish each and every one of you, honest. In fact, as my Christmas present to you, here's the late, great David Cassidy assuring you of that very fact! Meanwhile, I will do a quickie Rhymin' Weekly Weigh-in, if only to establish … Continue reading Merry Christmas Weigh-In, aka Before The Storm!

Friday Five: At Long Last, Pros of Gym Membership!

Sorry for the delay, folks. I know I've procrastinated quite a bit on getting you these pros of keeping my gym membership. And this morning, I was a bit torn: write my blog, or huddle in the La-Z-Boy recliner, sipping hot coffee and staring in amazement at the ridiculously low temperatures showing on our nice … Continue reading Friday Five: At Long Last, Pros of Gym Membership!

Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in, and Serenity Now!

Good morning, everyone! Hey, did you know it's just exactly one week (7 days) till Christmas morning? Are you ready? Have you got your moral compass synchronized, to resist all those last-minute wiles of the satanic, evil merchants and credit card companies? Remember, they just LOVE to see you wildly overspend this week. Who cares if … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in, and Serenity Now!

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??

Friday Five – Let the Holiday Food Fest(s) Begin!

Happy Friday, everyone! I hope you're looking forward to a perfectly scintillating First Weekend of October! At my little church, we're looking forward to our annual Parish Family Festival, which basically means FOOD FOOD FOOD! Yours truly will be baking not one, not two, but THREE of her fantabulous Key Lime pies tomorrow, and they … Continue reading Friday Five – Let the Holiday Food Fest(s) Begin!