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Sausage and Squash

The End Of Week Thirty-One

The weight-loss results weren’t what I was hoping for, but considering I had a pretty food-centric week, only gaining a pound is pretty good. It’s just reinforcing the simple fact that portion control is really important and even though nuts may be...

Steaks with Bacon and Chipotle

The End of Week Thirty

I’m definitely filing this in the who woulda thunk category, today. Really. Who woulda thunk we’d be doing this for thirty weeks – losing weight, gaining strength and stamina, eating better – and actually enjoying it?!? It seriously bog...

Chicken and Andouille

The End of Week Twenty-Nine

I hit a milestone, yesterday – for about 5 minutes, anyway. I made it to 189 pounds. I have no...

Orecchiette with Fennel and Tuna

The End of Week Twenty-Seven

I’ve been circling the sun for 66 years – and I finally have the the very beginnings of ...

The End of Week Twenty-Six

Week Twenty-Six. Six Months. The pain, the pain. And I do mean pain. Oy, such contortions that man t...

Beef and Mushrooms

The End of Week Twenty-Five

Twenty-five weeks, boys and girls. We’ve been at this for twenty-five weeks. That means at the...

Risotto

The End of Week Twenty-Four

The good news is Victor stayed the same – no loss no gain. The bad news is I gained three poun...

Potatoes in Phyllo

The End of Week Twenty-Three

No weight loss, this week. What’s surprising is there wasn’t a weight gain. We’ve ...

Bread and Rolls

The End of Week Twenty-Two

I am down 41 pounds since July 15th. Forty-One Pounds! Victor didn’t make the gym today becaus...

Spaghetti

The End of Week Twenty

Twenty Weeks. Who woulda thunk we’d be going to the gym and losing weight for twenty flippin&#...

Turkey Soup

The End of Week Nineteen

It’s the end of week nineteen, our Twenty-Fourth Anniversary, and our Annual Turkey Soup and C...

Hamburger and Potatoes

The End of Week Eighteen

I did it, boys and girls! I officially weigh under 200 pounds! Granted, it is by a mere one pound, b...