I planned a productive day! Just because I don’t know how to do something doesn’t mean I can’t do it! After surviving an hour with a devil trainer at the gym, I've got the confidence of a tiger. I head straight to Sears to get a spark plug and filter to fix my lemon lawnmower. … Continue reading Day Off Work
Nothing is right when my "fat pants" are too tight. I have bad-hair days, my eyelids sag, my skin is dry, and my wrinkles are deeper. I toss clothes all over the bed, ripping them off trying to find "something to wear." It looks like I've done deep closet cleaning once I find a shirt … Continue reading Fat Pants
Hi Teri Caffeine Deprived, I don't know if what I write is going on your blog or mine. Pretty sharp, huh? Anyway, if this is on your blog then get blogging because I need to know how your lifestyle change is going. Mine is not so great right now. Too many interruptions. The best way for … Continue reading Fatty Bo Batty Post
My daughter and her husband leave town every year around July 4th to visit college roommates, suck down Jell-O shots, pretend they're twenty-something and forget they're parents. While the parents party, the grandparents go on active duty. I share Henry and Ruth with their other grandma for the weekend. Gigi, my co-grandma, can outlast … Continue reading 24 Hours With The Babies
Ever wonder where the time goes? I'm not talking decades. Hours turn into days, days into years, years into decades and suddenly I'm a young person in a granny body bouncing a baby on my knee wondering if I have enough decades left to see the baby grow up and have babies, or will I … Continue reading TIME and To-Do Lists
My dieting diary can be rewritten with a simple copy/paste. I live in one of three paragraphs and weigh-in accordingly. #1 - Fatty - Beginning tomorrow, I'm on board. No matter what I'm beginning a healthy lifestyle. What? Someone wants to meet for lunch? Mexican? Shoot, she’s down-in-the-dumps and she loves Mexican. She needs me. Okay, I’m … Continue reading Rewind, Same Tape, Different Outcome??
I always buy with my American Express card. It's easy and I get points that I've never used. I swipe my credit card, put it away, and wait to sign for my purchase at JC Penny. Instead of wanting my signature, the little swipe machine wants me to show the sales associate my credit card. … Continue reading Where Is It????