Daily Life, Deep-ish Thoughts, Goals, Healthy Lifestyle

My Goals for 2016 – Physical

Do you set goals at the beginning of each new year? I used to be really good about doing it, but in recent years I've lost something. To begin with, I lost the calendar I used to get every year, which I loved. It had space at the beginning of each year for making predictions… Continue reading My Goals for 2016 – Physical

Food, Healthy Lifestyle

Tex-Mex Chicken Soup

Well, I suppose it's time for my weekly check-in. Sadly, I don't have much to report. There's absolutely weight loss to report, but my glucose levels are staying about the same, which isn't low enough yet, but no longer in the red danger zone, so I suppose that's good. Oh! I do have something to… Continue reading Tex-Mex Chicken Soup

Family, Healthy Lifestyle, Struggles

The Month of Cake, Cake, Cake and Pie

In my family, September is known as the month of cake, cake, cake and pie. We have four birthdays in the month, and those are just the ones in our immediate family. If you count aunts, uncles, grandparents and anniversaries, the month is packed. We start out in grand style, with my birthday coming first.… Continue reading The Month of Cake, Cake, Cake and Pie

Healthy Lifestyle, Struggles

Reviving the Blog

I haven't posted much lately. Or at all. I haven't had a lot to say. My health routine fell by the wayside, and I've been battling an almost crippling fatigue. Turns out, the two things are related. In a strange twist of events, the kind that only God can bring about, I got a trip… Continue reading Reviving the Blog

Healthy Lifestyle, Self-Acceptance, Weight Loss

Goals – Develop a Healthy Lifestyle

I'm Working on it! Decided to join Weight Watchers again this year and finally, once and for all, address my food issues. So far, so good. We’ve created a no-fail atmosphere. There’s nothing in the house to tempt me, really, and once the sugar, etc., works its way out of your system, the urges get… Continue reading Goals – Develop a Healthy Lifestyle