Mt. Carb

Daily Points Plus allotment: 42 Points used today: 61 Weekly points used: 19 Activity points earned: 9 Well, today was quite a binge day, but I guess that’s why we need weekly points. This is what it looks like when I use half my daily Points Plus for breakfast.   Breakfast: Giant onion bagel with cream cheese […]

La Tua Cantante

Daily Points Plus allotment: 42 Points Plus Points used today: 47 Weekly Points used: 5 Activity Points earned today: 11 Today is my “day off.” Not off plan! No way! It’s my day off of mom duty.  My daughter is spending the day at her grandmother’s house, then my husband is joining them for dinner […]

On Not Becoming an Angel Overnight

Someone might look at this “diet” blog and think “Is this chick serious? What’s she doing with all that aspartame, pizza, chocolate, and chips? Doesn’t she know that stuff’s unhealthy? Guffaw.”  That’s true, of course. But do you know what else is unhealthy? Weighing in the neighborhood of 300 pounds.  It seems to me that […]

Planning Ahead for Success

Daily Points Plus allotment: 42 Points used today: 45 Weekly Points used: 3 Activity points earned: 11 I was up before the crack of dawn this morning having Breakfast: chocolate dipped coconut Luna bar: 5 Points Plus     I had plans to meet a friend at Starbucks tonight, so I scheduled my usual drink in […]

Ugh

Daily Points Plus allotment : 42 Points Plus used today : 40 Activity points earned today: 3 The day started off pretty well. I wasn’t too surprised by the small gain at weigh-in, and I was generally feeling pretty good. Brunch: 20 Tostitos scoops tortilla chips: 6 Points Plus Wholly Guacamole 100 calorie pack: 3 […]

That’s More Like It

Daily Weight Watchers Points Plus Allotment: 42 Points Plus  Points Plus used today: 48 Weekly Points used: 6 I’m up and around!  The turned foot is mostly better. I had Subway leftovers for Breakfast: Subway 6-inch tuna sub w/cheese and veggies: 15 Points Plus   Then I did some Wii Fit Plus: 30 minutes of Advanced Step […]

On Not Having Goals

Is it strange to embark on a big weight loss endeavor without being motivated much by the end goal? I know that the highest weight that would put me in the “ideal weight” category is 130 pounds.  But I’m not really longing for that. I know I’ll be happy to see milestones like my pre-baby […]

Technically, This is Allowed

WW Points Plus allotment: 42 Points Plus used today: 48 Weekly Points used today: 6 Well, I discovered an interesting line in my programming today. Apparently, if there is leftover pizza in the fridge, I will eat it for breakfast. Breakfast: 2 slices Papa John’s pizza, veggies and four cheese blend, no crusts: 14 Points Plus […]