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Hello 40’s, Goodbye Freewheelin’ —

What is it about entering your 40’s and the rapid decline of health? I find myself asking this question more and more as I sink deeper into the quagmire of midlife. I’ve had many health victories this past year, not … Continue reading

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May 10th is just around the corner!

I can’t believe that May 10th is just over a month away! In some ways it feels like I’ve been working on Plus Size Mama forever, and in others it feels like everything is moving too quickly. Regardless, I’m excited … Continue reading

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Coming in 2016

If you’ve ever cried because someone laughed at your weight, if you’ve ever avoided going somewhere because you were embarrassed about your size, if you’ve ever felt hopeless about weight loss and felt defined by the number on the scale–this … Continue reading

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A Few Things I’ve Learned About Calories

Since Weight Watchers, as awesome as that program is, failed to do the trick and help me lose weight, and simply cutting carbs failed miserably, my endocrinologist came up with another plan. I am currently taking Qsymia and a 1200 … Continue reading

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Talking about talk: Let’s get positive!

I’ve been away awhile.  Wrestling, the holidays, my youngest son’s birthday and family issues swallowed me whole.  I haven’t even seen my best friend who lives five minutes away in so long that I don’t remember when we hung out … Continue reading

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That hideous time of year

No.  I’m not a grinch. I like Thanksgiving–sometimes too much.  I like Christmas (not so much the stress that comes with it).  It’s the time of year that sucks for me.  If I lived in Cuenca with my friends Kathy … 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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