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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 because he caught a cold and didn’t want to share it with the world – but he is most likely there, as well, since we’ve been pretty much identical s...

Spaghetti

The End of Week Twenty

Twenty Weeks. Who woulda thunk we’d be going to the gym and losing weight for twenty flippin’ weeks?!? Certainly not me! I do have to admit that this has been something clear out of the realm of possibility for me. Actually going to a gym on a regu...

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...

Moroccan Spiced Cod

The End of Week Seventeen

My first thought when starting this today was Janis Ian singing At Seventeen… It is second onl...

Ravioli

The End of Week Sixteen

It’s still two pounds a week, boys and girls – TWO POUNDS A WEEK!!! Victor is under 200 ...

Steaks and Sweet Potatoes

The End of Week Fifteen

I’m down Thirty-One Pounds. Victor is under 200 lbs for the first time since he quit smoking a...

Chitarra

The End of Week Fourteen

Fourteen weeks. We’re both down 27 pounds. It’s pretty amazing how far we’ve come ...

Pork and Butternut Squash

The End of Week Thirteen

Ah… what a week this has been! I have spent more time dealing with the Medical Industrial Comp...

Butternut Squash Soup

The End of Week Twelve

24 pounds, boys and girls. Twenty-Four Pounds! I am really psyched. When we started this, we had a g...

Turkey Scaloppine

The End of Week Eleven

At the end of eleven weeks, we’re still on track – averaging a 2 pound a week weight los...

Chicken and Rigatoni

The End of Week Ten

We’re both down twenty pounds! This, boys and girls, is pretty heartening – it means all...

Chicken Soup with Eggplant

The End of Week Nine

It’s been nine weeks. Nine whole weeks since we began this odyssey. And, slowly but surely, it...

Pasta

The End of Week Eight

We’ve made it through eight weeks. That’s like half of Boot Camp. I went into Boot Camp ...