Category Archives: Gaining

A Weighty Issue

I know the title is a bad pun considering I’m talking about my failure to lose weight. It is, however, typical of the mood I find myself in.  I’m stuck between devastated and hopeful, a deep desire to put on … Continue reading

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Desperation

It’s been an odd time for me lately.  I’ve had some health issues going on related to the PCOS that I have.  Most of it dealing with pain that is constant and not finding much in the way of relief. … Continue reading

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Draggin’ Ass

I’ve been doing a lot of it lately. I’ve been draggin’ my ass out of bed with great effort.  I’ve been draggin’ my ass to family functions with even greater effort.  I’ve been draggin’ my ass on almost everything that … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Tools: Why the big picture is what matters

Some of my regular readers will have noticed by now that I got rid of two boxes from my sidebar.  The boxes that are missing updated readers to what my weight loss was so far and what, if any, amount … Continue reading

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Different paths, same journeys

My weight is up this week, but I expected it because it’s ovulation week again.   It has been nothing short of hell with regards to pain.  So I walked in knowing that I would be disappointed with my weigh … Continue reading

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Maintaining and Wanting: End of the summer stretch

Okay, apologies are in order.  I’ve been away for some time now.  Some of it is because of the end of the summer mania of back to school madness and an impromptu vacation to Great Wolf Lodge.  And, if I’m … Continue reading

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Hello, inflammation, my old friend

Did you know that it’s not just joints that become inflamed?  People who suffer from PCOS actually have organs that get inflamed as well as their joints. They can experience the pain of rheumatoid arthritis without even having it. It’s … Continue reading

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