Category Archives: Life Happens

If I only had a penis

From my other blog http://www.mirandagargasz.wordpress.com   It’s true.  Anyone who knows me would say that I hate being female.  Granted, I am a tomboy and always have been.  It’s not the clothes I hate or the makeup.  While doing my … Continue reading

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The Devil On Your Shoulder: Depression

**Copied here from my other blog. “Get help or we’re through. You’re not the woman I married,” my husband, Jim, said to me. Quite a mouthful of medicine, those words. That’s what it took to get me into therapy, though. … Continue reading

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Why The Meetings Matter

Confession time. I almost quit Weight Watchers. Today. Last week, I had vertigo. Because I’m crazy or stupid, or some dangerous combination of both, I got myself ready for my meeting. I had an awesome corn and bean salsa I … Continue reading

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That’s Mommy Warrior to You

I know this is a weight loss blog, but the topic of this post has been weighing on my mind lately. Here’s a newsflash: the Mommy Wars are bullshit. There’s no competition. There’s no blue ribbon, golden cup or flower … Continue reading

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The honesty of children

It’s been a few rough weeks.  Storm damage and power outages.  Mother Nature is not showing me the love and I’ve been very blue. I’ve been struggling with diet and exercise and unable to lose pounds because I’m battling health … 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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I’ve got a few bones to pick about this weight loss thing

Just a few bones to pick: I think that it’s unfair that boobs count in my weight number. After all, I didn’t ask to be busty.  At 40 years old, I’m not loving the girls so much.  I spent the … Continue reading

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