LYNNABEL's CalorieKing Blog

Sunday, September 11th 2016

Ran 120 minutes yesterday - by "run" I mean 1 minute run, 1 walk. Ripple came with, and it was so nice - a treat really to have the time and mental space to do something like that. My knees and hips were sore yesterday but not this morning.

Down 1.2 measly lbs after a 9 day holding pattern. Its definitely better than nothing but OMG, trying to lose weigh in my 40s is a whole new ballgame.

Apparently the glycemic index is bogus? I haven't ever really used it, but interesting h...

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Friday, September 9th 2016

I'm so excited to see my sister, and have never been to an all-inclusive. Seems decadent but I am not going to feel seriously guilty - its a celebration after 4 years of school. I so wish I had been able to get the weight off before going, but I am NOT going to let that affect my enjoyment one bit. There will just be major photo-editing. :)

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Thursday, September 8th 2016

I keep wanting to "blog" but then I get overwhelmed. So, I'll start small.

Done with school.
Enjoying my weekends off.
Going to Punta Cana with my sister in 2 weeks.
Last year of law school weight is coming off so insanely slowly I might have to take an arm or leg off to speed it up.
Kids started school.
Will is in soccer.
Ellie might to basketball.
We're going to get a kitty after Thanksgiving.
Work is fine.

Okay - that was a good start! ;)...

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Friday, August 5th 2016

Peeps - I'm done with law school. Mic drop.

Saturday, June 25th 2016

Making progress, TYJ. Part of my issue with trying to lose weight is that I often feel like my body responds erratically at best to reduced calories - so, more often than not I end up feeling helpless and frustrated and deprived and a failure. I suspect - especially the last year or so - my hormones are always on some sort of rollercoaster so it makes figuring what my body responds to difficult. One thing that has worked for me several times is to do a 3-day fruit/veggie smoothie "cleanse....

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