Daily Archives: October 4, 2009

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Oct

perfection is not the goal here . . .

So what are some of the essential components of Staying on Track? 1. Staying accountable and being honest with yourself. 2. Acknowledging your achievements and not just taking them for granted. 3. Trying your best but refusing to get all punitive and self-hating when you inevitably screw up. 4. And so not quitting in self-disgust because […] Read the Rest…

4
Oct

so somebody hit your car

[We can get the car fixed!] I just can’t take it. Some days she’s is so negative, so down, so depressed, and then she calls me and spreads her gloom. I’m having a great day — a sunshiny, perfectly wonderful delightful day and then she calls and poof, it’s gone. I’m sure she doesn’t mean […] Read the Rest…

4
Oct

i'm probably the only one who knows or cares

It’s official. 148. For two days. I thought it was just a fluke, and maybe it still is. But I’m posting 148. It has taken about three weeks to lose one stinkin’ pound, so it’s official. Finally. In March, 2006, I weighted 176 and started a weight loss journey with Weight Watchers. I did well. […] Read the Rest…