Health Goal Update for April 13, 2009

I started counting calories this week, though some days were harder than others because I couldn’t get a totally accurate count and had to guess.  But counting seems to have paid off.  This week’s weight was 196.8, down 1.2 pounds since last week.  This makes me really happy.  I think this is the missing component… Read On

Health Goal Update for April 6, 2009

I ended this past week at 198.0 pounds.  The scale is just not moving in the direction I want it to.  Something must be done.  I was feeling a little discouraged this morning, but when I start to feel discouraged I have the tendency to throw in the towel and go unconscious with my eating. … Read On

Health Goal Update for March 30, 2009

This will be a short update as I don’t have much to report that’s new. Weight came down a little this week.  It was 196.0 for most of the week.  Went to a buffet breakfast yesterday and did a little better than I usually do, but it’s clear to me that buffets are a bad… Read On

Health Goal Update for March 23, 2009

I didn’t post an update last week because we were out of town at Steve’s brother’s wedding.  Last Monday we took the kids to Universal Studios where the only vegan-friendly items were French fries and a dry salad.  We scoured the park for fruit of some kind, anywhere, and found none.  Forget vegetables too.  Those… Read On

Health Goal Update for March 9, 2009

This past week Steve purchased the P90X program which is basically a 90 day program designed to really challenge you in the area of physical fitness.  So while he was busting his butt doing the intense (I mean really intense) workouts, I kept going to the gym to do my cardio and weight lifting.  By… Read On