Monthly Archives: December 2010

12.28.10: The To-Do List That Didn’t Get Did

Baby sleeping.  Mister at work.  My to-do list: Laundry (3 loads) Figure out Mail Merge to get Christmas Card list (yes, I know what day it is) to print on labels, otherwise this to-do list will include “hand-address 42,000 late … Continue reading

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Guess What? Even When You Get There, It’s Not Over

I’m not just talking to folks who want to lose weight.  I’m talking to people who started on a weight-loss program and gave up, who lost weight and gained it back, who lost weight and kept it off, who are … Continue reading

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Set Goals … Or Risk Floundering About

Now that you know your reason, or reasons, for setting out on this journey, and you know where you stand today at Square One, it’s time to set goals.  Real goals, specific goals.  Just waking up one morning and saying, … Continue reading

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12.10.10: Progress So Far and Baby Safety

Baby Girl is down for a nap – it’s 10:15 in the morning.  As she was dozing off on my chest (I’m spoiling both of us), she laughed in her sleep.  I swear.  When stuff like that happens, it’s hard … Continue reading

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12.08.10: Will The Baby Sleep?

Every time she sounds like she’s winding down and ready to nap, she spools back up again.  So here I wait, thinking that maybe she’ll go under … see, she sounds like she’s going under, found that thumb … aaaaannnnnnnnnnnnddddddddddd … Continue reading

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12.07.10: More Goals, Parental Sacrifice, and Choosing Organic

Week Four Goal: Add push-ups, crunches, and lunges 3 days this week. Get act together on blog. Now, I usually discourage non-specific goals like “get act together.”  Because that’s not really a goal, that’s an admonishment, and a setup for … Continue reading

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11.30.10: Goals for Week Three

Okay, then.  Week Three is here.  The goals of Week One and Two are met.  Week Three may stretch me a little more: get up early (before the baby, that is) 4 mornings.  And add another day of exercise, but … Continue reading

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