Weightless Wednesday!

Well, good morning, everyone! As you might remember from last week, I'm taking a weigh-in staycation till April 30th. Still, that's no reason I can't check in and let you know all the exciting things going on in my life right now! Yeah, that's pretty much the most exciting thing that's happened to me all … Continue reading Weightless Wednesday!

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

Welcome to Bizarro Monday!

Well, happy Monday everyone -- and a nice rainy one it is too, here in normally sunny Southern California! Not that we're complaining, you understand! What's a bit ironic is that Mr. 50by60 is on a business trip in Seattle, where those of us who rely on sitcoms and movies for our information about the … Continue reading Welcome to Bizarro Monday!

Friday Five: New Secret Weapon…Revealed!

OK, as promised, here 'tis – my secret weapon for combatting the creeping return of Teh Fat: What? (listens to off-camera whispers) Um yeah, it's a bike. That's right. YES, that's what I meant by "secret weapon"! What did you think I meant? Heh, well, no, as much as I enjoy "The Red Green Show" … Continue reading Friday Five: New Secret Weapon…Revealed!

Friday Five: hey, I’m famous!

I was debating whether to do a blog post this morning at all. Then I thought I'd do one entitled "No blog post today" with some funny memes to that effect. So I did a search on Google images, titled "no blog post today" memes. Guess what? almost ALL the search results were from MY … Continue reading Friday Five: hey, I’m famous!

Pre-Vacay Weigh!

Good morning, everyone, and happy Monday! Here's my weigh-in -- 188.2 Up just a tad from last week. Oh well, really, that's OK! I've decided that for the next few weeks, I'm gonna temporarily shift my focus from losing to maintaining. See, Mr. 50by60 and I going on yet another Vacay Train Trip starting this … Continue reading Pre-Vacay Weigh!

Weekly Weigh-in, Pre- or Post-Patriotic Holiday Edition (depending on your location)!

Hey, happy Monday! Looks like a great week for all us patriots (and those who enjoy short work weeks, heh heh!). Starting yesterday, we had: And of course, later this week it's our turn, down here in the Lower 48: So whichever part of the Northern American continent* you're reading this from, enjoy your special … Continue reading Weekly Weigh-in, Pre- or Post-Patriotic Holiday Edition (depending on your location)!

Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in, Road Trip edition, plus another (unpaid*) plug for Anytime Fitness!

Happy Monday, everyone! Hey, guess what? I'm getting ready to hit the road this morning for a technically unexplainable journey into the outer stratosphere! Well ... okay, Arizona. Still, a road trip is a road trip, right, Dorothy? Anyway, before that, how's about we hit the scales? Ready? Here we go! 195.4 Yippee-skip - not too … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in, Road Trip edition, plus another (unpaid*) plug for Anytime Fitness!

On becoming a Gym Rat

Wow. Well, I never thought this would happen, but as of this past Wednesday, I've actually got TWO gym memberships, simultaneously! In addition to my on-again, off-again recurring 24 Hour Fitness membership (it's all about the POOL, people!!), I've just signed up with Anytime Fitness for a year. And THAT one, my friends, is all … Continue reading On becoming a Gym Rat

Weekly Weigh-In, plus Diet Wisdom from Martin Luther!

First things first: 219.7 Weight loss heaven! Wow - I'm in my teens again!!! Can I start texting and making snide remarks about everything? Oh wait, I already do that. Anyway, this past Saturday, I was driving aimlessly around the Valley (San Fernando, in case you've heard of another), listening to AM radio (on Saturdays, … Continue reading Weekly Weigh-In, plus Diet Wisdom from Martin Luther!