Archive for February, 2014

I’m a little frustrated this week. I am down .2 lbs, grand total of 3.6 lbs in 3 weeks. I think I was spoiled by the 3 lb weight lost the first week, the scale has been crawling ever since. I don’t understand why – I stay under or just at my point limit for […]

Awkward Turtle


The most humbling feeling is when you realize other people may not be the problem, it’s you. That by pointing out everyone else’s faults, you miss the faults within yourself. That everything you saw “wrong” was actually just you and you made everything awkward. And most of the time you don’t even realize you are […]

I am struggling with a decision and I am not entirely sure which way to go. One seems absolutely impossible, the other I might end up regretting. When you envision your life, it almost never happens the way you saw. Sometimes for the better, sometimes for the worse. And when you work for something for […]

Week 2


I didn’t do as well this week, I am down .4 lbs. I guess it is better than the scale going up, but I am a little disappointed in myself. I was eating different things this week, which may account for it. I did go a little crazy on Valentine’s Day, but I was really […]

You know the saying “always a bridesmaid, never the bride”? That’s my life. I am almost Katherine Heigl in 27 Dresses. This year, I am in two weddings and attending four. Out of nine weddings in four years, I will have been in five. It feels like a lot of weddings in a small amount of […]

First week is done and I am down 3 lbs as of my weigh-in this morning. I don’t feel like I have lost anything, in fact for a few days I felt like I had gained weight. But I think that’s in part to some lady days (sorry for the TMI). I have been eating […]

I debated writing this because of the “war on tipping” and in the grand scheme of things it’s not a huge deal. If it were J, it would have already rolled off his shoulders. I have been incapable of letting it go. I have limited experience in the food and beverage industry and have the […]