Stuck

It’s been a few weeks since I have written an update on my health journey. I guess the primary reason is that not much has happened. I weighed in again today, as I do every Wednesday, only to find I’m stuck at the same weight I’ve been at for the last three weeks. It’s most…

Misplaced Love

Have you ever experienced the oh so gentle, yet precise, piercing of God’s truth through your soul? I recently received a new piercing; one that is still a bit tender. You see, I’ve been on this Love Quest for 2106, seeking to learn more about God’s love and how to better love Him and others. I…

Faulty Feelings

Today, my feelings deceived me. As I woke this morning, I groaned at the thought that today was Wednesday – Weigh-In day. I certainly wasn’t feeling any lighter than last week; truth be told, I felt as if I had gained a couple pounds. Did I really have to weigh in today?! If it weren’t…

Skirmishes

Today’s one of those days I just need to snap out of it. These sinewy, winding thoughts of woe-is-me, ingratitude, and pointlessness are weaving and entangling themselves amongst the firm pillars of Truth that hold my mind together and keep me from falling apart. I hate those whining thoughts and I wish they would just…

Tame the Crave – Flimsy Joy

It’s been three weeks since I weighed in. A trip to the other side of the world and back convinced me to take a hiatus from the more intense aspects of my health journey. Today I’m back at it. I cringed at the thought of stepping on the scale this morning; I didn’t want to…

Does Celebration Have To Be Synonymous With Food?

My husband’s birthday was on Sunday. With that came food; not just an abundance of food, but an abundance of unhealthy food. And I ate some. A few more ‘somes’ than I needed. Apparently, I had a modicum of self-control because I didn’t gain any weight this week. I didn’t lose any either, though. It’s…