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Sunday Journal: What Happened to May?

I lost an entire week. Not only did I manage to misplace the time but didn't even notice the discrepancy until Friday...thought Friday was Thursday too... I think homeschooling has absconded with my mind. Or maybe the kids. The weather was abysmal... Continue Reading →

Sophrosyne: Ginger for Mum

My sweet bloggy sister across the grand pond wanted to know how I take enough ginger to keep the arthritis pains at bay but not get heartburn from ginger tablets. I do not take any vitamins or pill form supplements.... Continue Reading →

Sophrosyne

Sophrosyne [suh-fros-uh-nee] is my new word for the year (with fandabbydosy coming in a close second...love the feel of those syllables!)  I know it is March...nearly April and I should have chosen my word for the year in January. For the... Continue Reading →

Wibbly Wobbly: Just Plodding Along

I think it might be easier to understand theoretical particle physics than to lose weight. I'm not giving up but simply acknowledging this process is going to take a wee bit longer to see measurable progress. I was down about hitting this... Continue Reading →

Wibbly-Wobbly: Bye-bye February!

February. Not a good month for me. I did not lose any weight but I didn't gain any either. I lost all motivation to exercise or eat properly when arctic temperatures and snow hit our area. Sadly, another system is... Continue Reading →

Wibbly-Wobbly: Detoxify?

This week's chapter in Ellie's book (Life's Too Short to Eat bad Cheese) is about detoxifying the body and mind. I learned a few truths about the aging of the gut that I'd rather not know...yuck. Food, especially processed and... Continue Reading →

Wibbly-Wobbly: Weigh In

January has come and gone and I weigh three ponds less...not the five I wanted. I'm a little disappointed but not upset. I began and ended the month with a cold so I wasn't always feeling motivated. All of my... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Epiphany’s Sting

Middle Boy celebrated his eighth birthday over the weekend. On Friday my husband took the day off from work and we drove to the Lego store in Nashville so he could spend his Christmas money (we made the crew put... Continue Reading →

Wibbly-Wobbly…Slow Going

This week's chapter in Life's Too Short to Eat Bad Cheese is about examining why I am not taking care of myself. Ellie's primary focus in this chapter is on emotional eating and discovering the root cause so we can all take proper... Continue Reading →

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