August Mile Marker

I knew that my average weight was going to go up in August.  I had vacation time planned and I intended to enjoy it. I was going to behave like I was on vacation. Because, let’s face it, it was my first actual vacation in almost two years. But what I wasn’t expecting was how LITTLE…

July Mile Marker

Last month I thought my Marathon Weight was within reach… So much for wishful thinking. My average weight went up last month. It was 184lbs, up 1.4lbs. Which is not a tragedy in the scheme of things. My lowest weight was 181lbs and highest was 187.2lbs. As I’ve said before, Intermittent Fasting is a back…

June Mile Marker

I’m inching closer to that Marathon Weight! My average weight for June was 182.6lbs. My heaviest weight was 186.5 and my lightest weight was 176.4. The up and down game continues. But it was a significant drop in my average weight from the previous months. May’s average was 185.0lbs. So I went down almost 2.5lbs.…

Learn Less, Do More

I have a problem.  I’m a self-help junkie.  I love reading self development books. The problem is that I read them but I don’t take action on what I learn. I’m not great with the follow through. Darren Hardy said, “Learn less, do more.”  Most of the time, we know enough.  We know enough to…

Memento Mori

I went for a cemetery walk today in Grove Cemetery in Dundas. Stan Nowak gave a great tour telling us about some of the residents and the stories of their lives. It was also a great reminder that none of us gets out of here alive. I’m still reading The Antidote by Oliver Burkeman. The…