Tagged with Weight Watchers

Part 5: Wanting to Want to Lose Weight

Part 5: Wanting to Want to Lose Weight

I’m at a party. The party is made up of women I have known for a lot of years. They are all smart, capable women, and they are all thin and gorgeous. Most of them are fit as a fiddle too. They are, in fact, perfect with no problems or insecurities that jump up half-way … Continue reading

Part 2: The Initial Commitment Surge

Part 2: The Initial Commitment Surge

Grocery shopping. New recipe searches. Cooking. Walks. Picky ordering at restaurants. You are on top of it. You are in the zone. Everything is new and blossoming with possibility. You can’t believe you didn’t do this sooner! By the end of day one, you feel better. You ate well, you moved your body and you … Continue reading

I’m Back-Fat!

I’m Back-Fat!

Well hello there internet, nice to see you again. I know its been a while, and I know that I should explain myself. You see, four months ago, I had a baby–Grover Amos Barker was born in September, three days after my birthday and cute as hell from the get go. Before that I was … Continue reading

To Buy or Not to bai5?

To Buy or Not to bai5?

There’s a new water on the market,” my WW leader announced in a meeting. I immediately rolled my eyes. It’s called Bai 5, which doesn’t earn it any extra points. I don’t know what a Bai is and I don’t know why I need 5 of them. But apparently it tastes like eating a peach. … Continue reading

Chefiness

Chefiness

In the past I may have presented myself as more of a chef than I actually am. Let me be clear: I am an excellent food assembler, but a chef I am not. I am excellent at opening bags of delicious items from Trader Joe’s and combining them to make different delicious things. But I … Continue reading

Lord Chocolamort

Lord Chocolamort

You guys my pantry is talking to me again. And my refrigerator. And my delivery menus. Oh boy. It’s been a long week. Sometimes I just want to eat. I want to eat a lot of something. And that something is most likely sugar based–the sweet or salty variety will do as long as there’s … Continue reading

The Zen Forage Dash

The Zen Forage Dash

Well, life continues to be busy for me this week. And while I do still eat from my fully stocked freezer, I’ll admit to dipping into my wallet and eating out in order to feed myself when needed. This week, it was a splurge dinner in between meetings to one of my favorite local restaurants … Continue reading

Busy Bee

Busy Bee

Hello Friends!!!! I know I’ve been awfully quiet in the blog world this week. All is well, it’s just that all is…well…busy! These busy times are the hardest times to stay on track with healthy food and smart choices, so this week I decided to automate my food more than I normally would. I’m usually … Continue reading