Dreaming Of Pecan Pie

Do you ever wake to find that you have been dreaming about food?  One morning, I woke up from a dream about all the Pecan Pie I had eaten.  In my dream, I could hear my husband telling me that I had worked so hard to drop weight, so did I really want to ruin all my hard work by eating so much pie at one time.  In my dream, I kept telling him, I am going to eat the last peice of pie, then I will be done.  I had eaten about half of the pie at that … [Read more...]

Drop Those Added Holiday Pounds

Did you eat too much over the holiday break?  Have you started cutting back on food intake in order to get your pre-holiday figure back?  Do you have a gym membership but are embarrassed about going back to the gym because you allowed yourself to gain so much over the break? So many times, people are embarrassed about going back to the gym while they are still packing the extra pounds they gained over the holiday.  I can completely understand … [Read more...]

Maintain Weight Over The Holidays

Maintaining weight over the holidays is the trending discussion among most at this time of year when the holidays are in full swing.  I’m talking about the season when cookies, jelly doughnuts, chocolates and all sort of foods loaded with refined sugars tend to add extra pounds to your weight by the New Year.  How do we avoid a tremendous holiday weight gain? For me, I choose not to avoid my favorite holiday dishes, but to cut down on the … [Read more...]

Get Your Child Active!

How much daily exercise is your child getting?  Are they getting any exercise aside from what they get at recess while at school or in their homeschool play groups? Here's a few questions to ask yourself: Is it possible for your child to ride their bike or walk back and forth to school? How many days a week does your child have a PE class at school?  What type of activities are they doing in their current PE class? What kinds of … [Read more...]

Losing Weight Before the Holidays

Whether you are getting ready to celebrate Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, or something completely different, chances are that your family enjoys eating around the holidays.  I know mine does!  From cookies to pies to overstuffed turkeys, the holiday season is a time of weight gain for many.  Fortunately, there are a number of ways you can preemptively lose weight in anticipation of eating too much during your holiday celebrations. First off, … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Weight Gain Is Gone

I did it!  All the Thanksgiving extra weight is now gone.  I only gained 3 pounds, but extra weight adds up quickly and I can't afford to start off with extra weight and Christmas just around the corner.  Now, I just have to be able to control myself throughout this month so I can splurge closer to Christmas.  I just can't help it, I LOVE to eat holiday desserts.  We put the tree up last night and I kept thinking about the cut out Christmas … [Read more...]

19.2 # Weight Loss – Weight Watcher’s Journal – Week 12

You’re reading about week twelve of my weight loss journey dedicated to an awesome Christmas Party outfit! It’s been twelve weeks since I started using PointsPlus Values on the Weight Watchers®Plan and I have lost a total of 19.2 pounds so far and have dropped two pant sizes!  I am posting a weekly weight loss journal on the mom blog in hopes that I will feel TOO guilty to cheat if I know I have to tell you about it!  Knowing that you are … [Read more...]

Week 11: BlogWithMom’s Weight Watchers Weekly Journal

You’re reading about week eleven of my weight loss journey dedicated to an awesome Christmas Party outfit! It’s been eleven weeks since I started using PointsPlus Values on the Weight Watchers®Plan and I have lost a total of 16.2 pounds so far.  I am posting a weekly weight loss journal on the mom blog in hopes that I will feel TOO guilty to cheat if I know I have to tell you about it!  Knowing that you are “watching me” has helped me stay on … [Read more...]

Week 10: BlogWithMom’s Weight Watchers Weekly Journal

You’re reading about week ten of my weight loss journey dedicated to an awesome Christmas Party outfit! It’s been ten weeks since I started using PointsPlus Values on the Weight Watchers®Plan and I have lost a total of 16.4 pounds so far.  I am posting a weekly weight loss journal on the mom blog in hopes that I will feel TOO guilty to cheat if I know I have to tell you about it!  Knowing that you are “watching me” has helped me stay on … [Read more...]

Week 9: BlogWithMom’s Weight Watchers Weekly Journal

You’re reading about week nine of my weight loss journey dedicated to an awesome Christmas Party outfit! It’s been nine weeks since I started using PointsPlus Values on the Weight Watchers® Plan and I have lost a total of 15 pounds so far.  I am posting a weekly weight loss journal on the mom blog in hopes that I will feel TOO guilty to cheat if I know I have to tell you about it!  Knowing that you are "watching me" has helped me stay on … [Read more...]

My Weekly Weight Watchers Journal: Week 8

Read last week’s post – Week Seven: Weekly Weight Loss Journal You’re reading about week eight of my weight loss journey dedicated to an awesome Christmas Party outfit! It’s been eight weeks since I started using PointsPlus Values on the Weight Watchers Plan and I have lost a total of 13.6 pounds so far.  I am posting a weekly weight loss journal on the mom blog in hopes that I will feel TOO guilty to cheat if I know I have to tell you … [Read more...]

Week Six: Weekly Weight Loss Journal

Week Five: Weekly Weight Loss Journal You’re reading about week six of my weight loss journey dedicated to an awesome Christmas Party outfit! It’s been six weeks since I started using PointsPlus values on the Weight Watchers Diet and I have lost a total of 10.8 pounds so far.  I am posting a weekly weight loss journal on the mom blog in hopes that I will feel TOO guilty to cheat if I know I have to tell you about it! Every Monday I will … [Read more...]

Week Five: Weekly Weight Loss Journal

Week Four: Weekly Weight Loss Journal You're reading about week five of my weight loss journey dedicated to an awesome Christmas Party outfit! It's been five weeks since I started counting points on the Weight Watchers Diet and I have lost a total of 10.6 pounds so far.  I am posting a weekly weight loss journal on the mom blog in hopes that I will feel TOO guilty to cheat if I know I have to tell you about it! Every Monday I will … [Read more...]

Week 4: Weekly Weight Watchers Diet Journal

Week 3:  Weight Watchers Journal Week Four: Weekly Weight Loss Journal It's been four weeks since I started counting points on the Weight Watchers Diet and I have lost a total of 6 pounds so far.  I am posting a weekly weight loss journal on the mom blog in hopes that I will feel TOO guilty to cheat if I know I have to tell you about it! Every Monday I will record my weight loss, hopefully you won't ever read about any weight gain … [Read more...]

Week Three: Weekly Weight Watchers Diet Journal

Week One: Weekly Weight Loss Journal Week Two:  Weight loss Journal Week Three: Weekly Weight Loss Journal It's been three weeks since I started counting points on the Weight Watchers Diet.  I am posting a weekly weight loss journal on the mom blog in hopes that I will feel TOO guilty to cheat if I know I have to tell you about it! Every Monday I will record my weight loss, hopefully you won't ever read about any weight gain after … [Read more...]