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My Before and “After” Pictures. Really.

I told you there were before pictures. Last Saturday was the very last day of my 12 week challenge.  Jared and I woke up early and I did my very last cardio workout (not, like, forever – but for this … Continue reading

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Today, Tomorrow and The Next Day

Today:   It’s been 41 days since Jared and I quit smoking with the help of Chantix.  I had to give up the “little blue magic pills”, as Jared calls them, after about a week of not smoking because I … Continue reading

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It’s this or cigarettes. Or, possibly, shaking my child.

I’m sitting down to write a blog post for the first time in ten days because the alternative is to have a cigarette. And the only thing I want more than a cigarette right now is to not have a … Continue reading

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The Week Of Meh

I completed the second week of my 12 week Body-For-Life challenge. Meh. I didn’t feel the same jubilant sense of accomplishment I felt after finishing my first week.  I was proud that I managed to hop right back into routine … Continue reading

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My last week as a turd. Hopefully.

My friend Courtney, who is easily one of the most naturally gorgeous people I know, has talked me into potentially making an ass of myself. Again. You see, Courtney has a baby who is almost a year old now, and … Continue reading

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I’m doing the happy syndrome dance. But not with popcorn.

Ladies and gentleman, we have a diagnosis. If you haven’t been following the seemingly never ending saga of what the fuck is up with Miss Britt’s health, this post will make no sense and be of no interest to you. … Continue reading

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Goodbye Cymbalta, Hello Shopping Marathon

The condensed version of this post is, basically: I had a good weekend. The long version is: Wednesday night I took my last Cymbalta.  My primary care doctor recommended I switch my anti-depressants in order to fix everything that was … Continue reading

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My pilates instructor has a bigger ass than me.

I think it should be a rule that your exercise instructor should look better than you. I mean, I don’t care if she doesn’t have great hair or a pretty face – I’m not completely shallow.  But it seems to … Continue reading

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So I went to see the endocrinologist today…

I had my appointment with the endocrinologist today. I got a call a few days ago that there was an earlier appointment open and, thanks be to Avitable, I was able to take the morning off work and take advantage … Continue reading

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No Title In The World Will Make This Less Mundane

I spent most of January and February trying to improve my health.  I committed to walking or exercising every day, I started using the Wii.  By the end of February, I’d established a pretty regular routine of good diet and … Continue reading

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