An Intermittent Winter

An Intermittent Winter

I never thought I’d be happy living in a place with little or no winter. I’ve always liked the cold. Or rather, liked that I could hole up in my warm house in front of a fire with a warm drink while the cold raged outside. Not that Dallas has bad winters. But it has […]

Fitbit Charge HR

Fitbit Charge HR

I’ve been wearing my Fitbit Charge HR for almost a month now (a gift from my kids for birthday/Mother’s Day) and I have to say I love it! I especially enjoy that it monitors heart rate along with steps and sleep. Suddenly I have a much better picture of what is going on with my […]

On Websites and Waistlines

On Websites and Waistlines

I’m back into my website! Whew! Thank you for being patient! I never imagined being locked out of my blog would inspire such a panic! So what have you been up to while I’ve been out of touch? It seems like I’ve been running, running, running. But now it’s time to stop and make progress […]

I Scream for Ice Cream!

I thought not having our chef daughter home for the summer meant no culinary temptations to expand the waistline I’ve worked so hard to shrink. Little did I know my oldest son would became the ice cream wizard at our house! We have loved our little ice cream maker since the kids gave it to […]

Exercise Helpers

I struggled for years to exercise consistently, even though I knew I felt better physically and mentally when I did. When I turned 40, I knew it was “now or never.” I did better than I had before, though I dreaded every moment. Last year, in the midst of writing, graduating another child, and launching […]