WILLLOSEIT's Jan 2008 CalorieKing Blog

the night owl

Wednesday, January 30th 2008

my husband is a night person. he works nights and loves to stay up until 4:00 am most nights. most of the year he is able to get up and play golf at 9:00 am with a short nap later in the day. after a few days of that routine, he usually crashes and gets a good 9 to 10 hour sleep.

i was always a night person too, but not like him. i worked days, so eventually i would have to get to sleep in order to wake up at 6:30 am. i used to hate when i would wake up when he climbed into bed; a gentl...

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one good day

Tuesday, January 29th 2008

a good day can make all the bad days seem unimportant. i made it through yesterday unscathed; without opening the refrigerator door looking for comfort one too many times. i think i stayed within my calories for the first time in 2 weeks. i didn't work out though. i will soon enough. one challenge at a time. it's not a mole hill i am climbing, but a mountain of self doubt, demotivation and fear that i just will never be healthy again. i have to fight those feelings every day. i know many ...

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all i can say

Monday, January 28th 2008

i am working on getting my life back together. sadly, the first thing that falls to the wayside when i am struggling is my diet. it's a monday and i am starting again. the problem is there are too many mondays to count. the good news is i am trying again. the only promise i will make is to give this a good attempt.

my dad became sick last week with a urinary infection. those infections can knock a senior citizen down very quickly. he was weak and out of it for several days. i am the &...

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happy birthday dad!

Thursday, January 17th 2008

i am taking dino
to the casino
to let him have some fun
for today we
celebrate 86 years
of life and loving one

happy birthday daddy....

to all the friends

Wednesday, January 16th 2008

lost in the haze
of a deep grey sky
i found myself wondering
how and why

i carry a burden
that's unique to me
i face some challenges
that are mine only

like the snowflakes
tumbling to the ground
no two alike
have ever been found

for the paths we walk
are but for one
and ours to stumble
when the day is done

but when we stumble
and this is the key
there is always someone
on bended knee

to lift us up
and lend a hand
to share their strength

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