Drumroll please………….. I not only made it through the first round of cuts for the Northside Hospital New Start, Weight Smart Challenge – but I surprisingly (to me most of all) had the greatest weight loss on my team (9.8 lbs)!  EXHALE – PHEW! Oh yes, this was on TV today… extra extra, read all […]

Status update on my weight loss competition journey… I started out STRONG – weighed in (aka tipped the scales) and then started eating SUPER healthy, no more wine (wah!) and was working out. Holy moly! And then… a punishment for my awesome healthy behavior (in a competition no less), I got a CRAZY, insane, what […]

Friends, countrymen, lend me your ear… I’m afraid I have lost my mind. I’ve signed up for the “Atlanta & Company” 2013 Northside Hospital Weight Smart Challenge. This means I’m doing a local weight loss competition that will be ON TV! Someone called me Brave… yes, let’s go with that. I’m beginning to feel a […]

It has been a summer of reading… Psych! I get mine from the library because I’m trying to be more frugal. BUT I’ll have you know – for this book, I put in a special request for the library to add it to their collection, so it’s kind of like I indirectly bought a copy. […]

  I’ve written before about this fun program, Foodie Pen Pals – check it out, you can opt in a month at a time, so you’re not signing your life away to participate.  This month my Foodie Pen Pal was Carly from Maryland. She treated me to a selection of her favorite items including:  Cheddar […]

Today my first piece for Eater Atlanta was posted! Check it out HERE. It may seem cray that it’s about Dragon Con and I’m posting in on this blog, but it’s about where to EAT and DRINK while attending my fav people watching event of the year! Here are a few oldie, but goodie fav […]

But seriously, I stopped dead in my tracks during a recent target-ing (new verb!?) when I saw these beautes: My insane thought process upon finding this display: “I need these… all of these. What are they? What is happening here? I must buy them” “No, I have all of these appliances already.” “but mine are […]