Category Archives: Healthier Living

Getting off the Fat Track

Buckle your seatbelts. I’m about to knock your socks off. The tubby wife is 46 pounds lighter. It’s been a little over two months since I announced my ambitious goal…

Confessions of a Tubby Housewife

Years ago, I said it would never happen. The genes were there, but I had a healthy fear of looking like a blob, so… when things started to get out…

The Cardboard Brownie Protest

I’m not sure why you do it. Maybe it’s a desperate attempt to convince yourself that what you are eating is good. You concoct some healthy recipe, take a pretty…

Trim Healthy Mama on the Learning Curve

Today makes one full week on “Trim Healthy Mama”.  I’m still working my way through the book, but, since I am reviewing it, I thought I would share a few…

Facing the Mustard: Health & Weight Loss

It wasn’t long after we started courting when my (then) husband-to-be called me out on my terrible eating habits. In fact, he was so concerned with my method of eating…

A Fishy & A Missy Feeling Icky…

Everyone knows I do not have good luck with fish. My husband bought me a purple beta that we named Glory in the beginning of March. He lasted a week,…