Just another in-between Wednesday!

Hey everyone, sorry to have deprived you of my glorious presence last week! Not that kind of presence, you clodpate! I meant my aura, my companionship, my ubiety, if you will! Nothing was wrong, I actually felt really good and didn't feel like hopping on the computer to write a blog. So I took a … Continue reading Just another in-between Wednesday!

Just a flesh wound!

Yeah, it's a teensy little gain: 198.0 But it could have been worse! Last week, in case you didn't notice, I took the week off and did one of my legendary "road trips" to beautiful Phoenix, Arizona, where it only got up to about 122 degrees Fahrenheit at, um, 9:00 AM. So not too bad, … Continue reading Just a flesh wound!

Whoa baby — I’ve actually got a loss!

Well, happy Wednesday, fiends and nabobs! How's everyone doing this oh-so-fine morning? Well, good to hear, Mr. Lumberjack! I'm doing pretty okay myself, given that I have a nice big weight LOSS to report this week! Aw come on, David, this is a good thing, trust me! Anyway, ready for the weight loss? Yes sir … Continue reading Whoa baby — I’ve actually got a loss!

Repost for Ash Wednesday, ’cause I’m preoccupied, dagnabit!

Hi, everyone! Oops -- just realized I'd forgotten to do a blog post this morning! Dare I say I made an "ash" of myself? (Get it? 'Cause it's Ash Wednesday?) Oh well, sorry! Anyhoo, no weigh-in today, but please enjoy this blast from the past (last year, to be exact) and I'll see ya next … Continue reading Repost for Ash Wednesday, ’cause I’m preoccupied, dagnabit!

Post-Road Trip, Pre-Lent Weigh-In

Good morning, everyone! Yes, that's right -- as I've occasionally mentioned in this blog before, I'm an Eastern Catholic (Byzantine, Ruthenian, Greek Catholic, or whatever). We're simple folk with different ways, but we're cool. Anyway, the main thing to know about us as it relates to this blog is that even though we're Catholic, we … Continue reading Post-Road Trip, Pre-Lent Weigh-In

Five ways to keep from gaining weight on that summer road trip!

Hey everyone -- it's that time of year! Everyone's loading up the minivans and heading out onto the Great Open Road! But be careful -- it's way too easy to get all cramped up and sore in the car, when you're strapped in and having nothing to do but watch the scenery. I get it -- … Continue reading Five ways to keep from gaining weight on that summer road trip!

Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in — Post-Holiday Edition!

Well, good morning, friends and neighbors! Don't forget your booties, 'cause it's COLD out there! Anyway, let's get to what you've been waiting for - the moment when I face the music and weigh in, following a holiday week of unbridled foodly exuberance! Ready? Here goes: 216.8 Wow ... um ... that's actually great!! Not … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in — Post-Holiday Edition!

It’s Bloggerin’ Time! Starring Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in!

Good morning, campers! Rise and shine! 'Cause once again It's Weekly Weigh-in Time! Ready? Here we go! 221.8 Wow! So even with all my illicit road trip meals of KFC and restaurant mac 'n cheese, I STILL managed to lose almost two pounds? Sweet! It's all about the calories, folks! Just keep countin' 'em, every … Continue reading It’s Bloggerin’ Time! Starring Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in!

Friday Five: 4 Food Ideas for your Hotel Fridge, and One to Avoid

Hey, everyone - this'll be my first Friday Five written entirely on my smartphone, with my travel-weary thumbs, so yay for me! I assume you'll forgive the occasional, inevitable tpyo. Anyhoo, if you do any travelling, and you're counting calories, you might want to stock up on these. Each has less than 100 calories, and … Continue reading Friday Five: 4 Food Ideas for your Hotel Fridge, and One to Avoid

Weekly Weigh-In, and I’m Off!

Rise and shine, campers! It's Monday, and you know what that means! That's right! Grab your coffee, and gaze in awe at my Rhymin' Monday Weigh-in! Ready? Here 'tis: 223.0 Yippee, honeybee! Let's raise a cacophony!* (*Hey, YOU try finding a rhyme for "223" - there's not as many as you'd think.) So what are … Continue reading Weekly Weigh-In, and I’m Off!