Couldn’t I just blame it on Trump, like everyone else?

Are we ready? Let's play The Blame Game!! Hrrmph…well, I debated whether to do a weigh-in today or wait till tomorrow, since last week's was delayed till Tuesday. But then I thought, y'know, that's why I loved reading all the older weight loss blogs that inspired mine (like the great Shauna Reid's Dietgirl). They posted … Continue reading Couldn’t I just blame it on Trump, like everyone else?

Peppa? (knock knock knock) Peppa? (knock knock knock) Peppa? (knock knock knock)

I'm ba-a-ack! Had a wonderful time in Phoenix, connecting and/or reconnecting with relatives (big shout-outs to Laura and Rachel!), and of course, watching the "Big Bang Theory" finale! However, as Rachel and I walked into my parents' living room to watch Leonard, Sheldon, Amy and the gang say their final goodbyes, we were a tad … Continue reading Peppa? (knock knock knock) Peppa? (knock knock knock) Peppa? (knock knock knock)

Ch-ch-ch-changes! (to the diet AND the blog! wowsers!)

OK, don't freak out, man, but I'm making a couple of tweaks here! Nothing serious, just a couple of necessary repairs.   First, re: the blog -- I'm not gonna do the "Friday Five" thing anymore, or at least not regularly. It's just getting too hard to come up with five semi-related things. I mean, … Continue reading Ch-ch-ch-changes! (to the diet AND the blog! wowsers!)

Finally, some specifics!!

Heh ... was just rereading my last two posts, and noticed I'd PROMISED, at the end of each one, that I'd delve into the specifics of my plan in the VERY NEXT POST! Well, wait no more! A pleasure deferred is a pleasure increased, so this post should thrill you to your very marrow! Here's … Continue reading Finally, some specifics!!

Part 2 of How I Got Here

So there I was, on an unseasonably warm day in March. A *weekday* in March. That's important, because I was still trying to stick to the "No S Diet Plan" (no snacks, sweets, or seconds, except on days that start with S). And yet ... even though it wasn't an S day ... it was a … Continue reading Part 2 of How I Got Here