(This is part of an on-going series Mommas Soapbox and I are doing on Keeping Our Inner Aloha/Peaceful Life. See here for the Aloha lowdown and here for the Peaceful Life reason!) I am at a point in my life that I can take a lot of time for me, in my Secret Place. Actually,..
Category: Gratitude - page 6
I am so beautiful to me – can’t you seeee?? Oh, sorry! I am just feeling pretty doggoned special! I have been given my very first award the Cherry on Top Award. Heres what it looks like: Its like the cherry on top of a hot fudge sundae well, I dont like those..
I can be your hero baby I can kiss away the pain I will stand by you forever You can take my breath away (Hero, Enrique Iglesias, 2001) I don’t know why I’ve been fixated on Alpha Hubby lately, but there it is. I am. He’s been on my mind a lot. Oh, not that he..
I think the main thing I have learned it to CELEBRATE everything you can, every quarter of a pound, every extra step you took, everything you ate that was good for you. Too often I think we judge ourselves by the folks on the weight loss reality shows. They are totally focused on losing weight..
I’ve been out in the street doing a little boogie dance – a joyous Snoopy dance, if you will! I lost 10 pounds, finally. YIPPIE-KI-YAY!! Oh shut up, you know I mean again. I lost 10 pounds again. Since I started this journey I’ve lost and gained and lost and gained and gained, lost then..
Quite a title, huh! Well I had to pull a Tough Love on myself for our 16th wedding anniversary. Alpha Hubby was willing to take me to the only romantic restuarant in our area. It’s one we always go to for our annivesary – Swiss – where you can have amazing cheese fondue (yes I..
(SIDE NOTE: My annual holiday recipes from friends and family are posted on The Joy-Cafe – head on over and check them out! Send me some of your faves and I’ll post them there, too.) I have no idea where I’m spending Thanksgiving this year. The closing on the new house came to a screeching..
The other day I was thinking about smoking hot sex. Why, you ask? Well if you have to ask . Just kidding. And if you’re wondering what it has to do with my LBD Journey – everything. It is one major reason why I stick to it and will not quit this time. I want..
Ive been married 15 years. And Im here to tell you, those 15 years have been: Phew. When I think of my life with Alpha Hubby these past years, I can honestly say that there is a place a couple can live that makes ordinary marriage pale in comparison. It is beyond my wildest dreams..
…SALUTE YOU! Yep. When HE finds out what I’ve done, HE is going to come home and throttle me. Oh but it is worth it, he he he!! Here is the REAL reason I am losing weight. It is not for some fantastic health or holy or highly intelligent reason. It is not because my..