not what i expected to hear

So today Maya had her 5-year physical and check-up. She did great — but I was shocked when our pediatrician — who  I adore and respect –showed us her growth curve chart and told us we need to watch her weight.

Had I been drinking something, I assure you I would have spit it out all over him.

Now let me tell you something about my daughter. Maya is tiny. Not just short, but petite. Small. Thin (not skinny–just thin; normal!).

She’s mother-effing PERFECT. Continue reading “not what i expected to hear”


… And a Bit of Rejuvenation

They say insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.

The only time I’ve seen results in terms of weight loss was last winter/spring when I was journaling on Sparkpeople, when I was doing something “different”. Still journaling, just paying attention in a different way.

And so I see a couple reasons already why journaling on Sparkpeople, instead of Weight Watchers, is going to benefit me. Continue reading “… And a Bit of Rejuvenation”