Monthly Archives: January 2010

Sunday in the Kitchen

Today was all about preparing myself for the coming week – lots of laundry, picking up around the house and COOKING!  I made yet another batch of granola bars: A batch of brown sugar meringues (only 11 calories each!): I … Continue reading

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Support for a Worthy Cause

A fellow blogger and triathlete (well, she’s a triathlete, I’m just a wannabe) is raising money for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society: Natasha, The Unlikely Triathlete has signed up for The Nation’s Triathlon in September!  Congrats Natasha! Here’s a link … Continue reading

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There's Hope For Me Yet…

For the past several days I have avoided the scale because I didn’t want to see a gain and get discouraged.  I haven’t counted calories very closely for the past few days and last weekend I know I ate more … Continue reading

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Pat Pat Pat

The other day I realized that I have been doing 45-minute strength training workouts twice a week with Rena for about eight months.  Without question, that is the longest I have ever stuck with a fitness routine – normally I … Continue reading

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My Inner Toddler

This past weekend two old friends came to visit for a few days.  It was great – we caught up on old times, had a few drinks, shopped and had some great food.   Calorie-wise I ate more than usual, … Continue reading

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Girl's Weekend

Got a couple of friends here for the weekend, enjoying some good relaxing girl time and chatter for a few days – promise to post soon!

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Freecycle! Changing the World One Gift at a Time

No news on the fitness front today other than keeping my calories a bit below normal to compensate for dinner out last night (and 2 glasses of champagne, yum!).  All is going well in diet-land and I don’t have any … Continue reading

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Cookies in the House

We have cookies in the house.  Beautiful tiny shortbread hearts, dipped in chocolate.  Yum.  They joined us last Tuesday night, straight from Whole Foods, and they are flaky and buttery and pretty much perfection itself.  But strangely enough, there are … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Tracker

I ditched the Traineo tracker on my blog because it only shows my progress towards my interim August goal…and I was tired of seeing something that said I’d only lost 4 pounds when I’ve actually lost 15.  So I decided … Continue reading

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Results of the Hunger Experiment

I’m happy to report that last night’s hunger experiment went very well – I didn’t eat anything for the rest of the night, my hunger died down to a tolerable level and most importantly…the world did not end.  In fact, … Continue reading

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