Monthly Archives: June 2013

July Is Coming! And Charlie is NOT Graduating from College This Weekend!

June is almost over! It went so fast! I’ve been doing a lot of thinking and planning for July and I’m really excited about the prospects of a fresh, more organized start to my Challenge! I would call this my … Continue reading

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What’s Happening Around Here–Teeth and Ferments

Do you hear that rousing rendition of the Hallelujah Chorus? Ha! It must be all in my head but it’s so loud that I thought it was real! Can you tell I’m excited that these teeth finally broke through? Charlie’s happy … Continue reading

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Not so excited about sharing my Before Picture

How am I doing with my goals? Mmm…let’s just say I need to get a little more organized. I’m definitely not efficiently accomplishing my goals yet. I made black bean brownies and got the recipe to you all but other … Continue reading

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These Black Bean Brownies Are So Good!

I have a recipe for you! It took me a few days to do this because I tried a recipe on Sunday but I wanted to change some things. So I tried again this morning and came up with this Black Bean Brownie recipe! Why black … Continue reading

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My Actual Weight! My Honest Measurements and My Completely Honest Assessment!

Ok…here it is! As promised! Isn’t it fun to tell the world your weight and measurements? I’m hearing a resounding NOOO!!! But, my wonderful readers, I think that being honest with you will a) help me reach my goals and … Continue reading

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A Plan for Health and Wellness!

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking over the past few days. Of course I have. I’ve really been thinking a lot about what I wrote on Friday and I think I’ve come up with a plan! I wrote about making … Continue reading

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Doing Something Right

See this little dude? Well, I love him very much. Something I don’t love? All of the “baby-weight” that came with him. Don’t get me wrong, he was well worth all of the unpleasantries–baby-weight, swollen feet, sleepless nights, carpel tunnel just to … Continue reading

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