Category Archives: weight/health

Sick day…

Thankfully Parker is back to 80%… the worst only lasted about 14 hours. Unfortunately, I’ve caught some form of what he had, though I’m not “getting sick” like he did.  I just feel off, tired, a bit queasy.  I am … Continue reading

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Made to Crave: 24 (skinny people)

Many of my friends are skinny and don’t have to work at it.  They can eat all they want and never gain an ounce.  I envy them. Today I saw a skinny girl exercising in the gym.  I thought, “GIRRRRLLLL, … Continue reading

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Made to Crave: 23 (Italy Conquered)

I just returned from the longest vacation of my entire life!  Seventeen days of pure Italian bliss, lots of walking, eleven cities, and probably more than 3o pizzas, especially considering that to feed my family we need at least two … Continue reading

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35 Part 1.

November 3, 2012 Yesterday started off with a German coffee that I’m going to have to find (and stock up on)!  Aimee made coffee for me and it was really good!  Any day that starts with coffee is bound to … Continue reading

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Made to Crave: 19 (so close)

I am so close to my final goal! As in, I’ve passed two of the previously set goals and am staring down a brand new goal that I know I can achieve.  I hit my “By December 1st” goal in … Continue reading

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Made to Crave: 15 (numbers)

Today I told someone my weight.  Someone who is skinny and younger than me and taller than me and absolutely stunningly beautiful.  And while I told her not to tell anyone else my weight (as if she would do that), … Continue reading

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Made to Crave: 14 (self-discipline)

I shared my thoughts on the first few pages of chapter six in Made to Crave 11:  (guilt and shame).  I can’t stand the thought of not finishing that chapter because it is full of encouragement and practical ways to overcome … Continue reading

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8.0

So I set a PR today! I ran 8 miles straight! Yes, I was on a treadmill (it’s 97 degrees outside) and the gym was air conditioned and I didn’t set any incline, but still… I ran 8 miles! I reached the … Continue reading

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Made to Crave 13: (August update)

I’m sitting here at 9:30 pm after two hours of pouring over Rome’s transit maps, trying to make sense of the mess.  I want to try to have each step of the way mapped out so I don’t have to … Continue reading

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Made to Crave: 12 (food budget)

I have been budgeting for food the exact same way for the past four and a half years.  I make a meal plan out for a month, shop for all of the meat and non-perishables  and some veggies at one … Continue reading

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