First “Post-Diet-Break” Weigh-In!

OK, ready for this? Let's go! 192.6 So, up exactly one pound from last week. Not too bad! Honestly, I was expecting worse. I did my best to follow through on my pledge to take a diet break, indulging in things like NON-diet soda, like classic Moxie: farm-fresh eggs fried in REAL BUTTER: and my … Continue reading First “Post-Diet-Break” Weigh-In!


Summer Vacation? Diet Break!

Well, it's summertime, and for those of you who've been watching my blog (all 2 of you - hi!), I seem to have entered the dreaded -- Weight Loss Plateau! So while I'm not ready to do anything drastic, like change the diet completely which would be kinda silly, 'cause it's WORKING, and you know … Continue reading Summer Vacation? Diet Break!

Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in: Stuffy Nose edition!

Wow -- ready for this? It's a good 'un! 191.6 Lookin' good there! That's a pretty solid loss, if I say so myself. So how's your Monday going? OK ... ok ... uh huh ... yeah, that's tough ... uh huh ... uh ... Sorry, but it's MY blog, so lemme tell you about MY … Continue reading Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-in: Stuffy Nose edition!

When Nature Calls!

So there I was, Wednesday morning, debating which of my two gyms to go to for my workout. 24 Hour Fitness in Simi, with the awesome pool? Or the equally awesome Anytime Fitness Chatsworth, with the super-fun video treadmills? I was at a crossroads (literally! Roscoe and Valley Circle, for you fellow Valley-ites). I had … Continue reading When Nature Calls!

Weekly Weigh-in, post-potluck edition!

Good morning, everyone! How was your weekend? Mine was great, thanks. Went to two potlucks, both in honor of some wonderful young people who are graduating from high school, and thus are probably wayyyyy too cool to be reading blogs, fercryinoutloud. Still, Magdalena, Alex, Katherine, Molina, and the others whose names I don't remember (sorry, … Continue reading Weekly Weigh-in, post-potluck edition!

Day 6 – more fun with fluctuations!

OK, so yesterday (Day 5) my weight dipped down to 193.5, a satisfying plunge from Monday's 198.0, right? And yet, in just 24 little hours, I'm back up to: 195.8 Again -- it's a fluctuation, and I'm NOT worried about it, because I'm doing the averaging! Math time again! Well, I'll say it, 'cause check … Continue reading Day 6 – more fun with fluctuations!

Friday 5: Day 5 … what a weigh to go!

Good morning,  everyone! It's a beautiful day in the neighborhood, and I don't know about you, but I'm ready for a beautiful weekend! Yeah baby!! But first, let's get this stuff outta the way: 1. Day 5 of the 7-day weight averaging thing: 193.8 Wow -- that was unexpected! Hey, remember how I started out … Continue reading Friday 5: Day 5 … what a weigh to go!

Day 4: Now we’re gettin’ somewhere!

Day 4 of the Great Daily Weigh-In experiment, and now we're seeing the light at the end of the tunnel! Ready? Here we go: 195.4 NOW how much would you pay? Pretty nice, huh? So let's get out our Math Brains, and do the four-day average: 198.0 plus 196.8 plus 196.8 plus 195.4 equals 787.0 … Continue reading Day 4: Now we’re gettin’ somewhere!

Rhymin’ daily averaging weigh-in, Day 2!

Wow, two posts in a row - exciting, huh? Try not to get too used to it, it's only for one week!! Anyway, so this morning's weigh-in is: 196.8 and just to have a little fun with math, let's add that to yesterday's and do a quickie two-day average, shall we? Let's see, 198.0 plus 196.8 … Continue reading Rhymin’ daily averaging weigh-in, Day 2!