Category Archives: Weight Watchers

Mother’s Day: A Perfect Blend of Food, Family and Used Car Stories

On Mother’s Day our two twenty-something children descended on the family home with fistfuls of lovely yellow roses and grocery bags filled with the makings of some really good eats. And the New Jersey “spring” cooperated and gave us a perfect sunny … Continue reading

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Weight Watchers Soup Recipe Revisited

Yes, I wrote about my friend Lori’s zero point Weight Watchers soup recipe a while ago. The recipe is here. I admit that I don’t eat a ton of soup (unlike my daughter Tory who lives on the stuff when … Continue reading

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WW Lemon Chicken & Broccoli Recipe

When I returned to Weight Watchers (WW) I received the new WW 360 book, which describes the company’s newer whole-life approach to weight loss and healthy living. On the cover is a luscious looking recipe for WW lemon chicken and broccoli … Continue reading

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Weight Watchers: I’m Back!

Last week I returned to my Weight Watchers (WW) lifestyle. And I’m happy to be back on track (except for the scones … I dream of scones.). Of course, since I’m 10(!) pounds above my goal weight I have to pay a … Continue reading

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Bluffton, S.C. Farmer’s Market: Variety!

When you go on vacation do you eat out every meal? Once a day? With three weeks to explore the Bluffton, S.C. area, I figured I’d mix it up some. I mostly prepared my own breakfast and lunch (leftover pizza … Continue reading

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Setting Intentions: Fear of Failure? Or Success?

It’s 22 days past time for me to set my intentions for 2013. Notice I didn’t say I wanted to set resolutions. I’m an intention setter, at least I was on January 1, 2012. This year I am setting three intentions … Continue reading

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Epic Back Spasms: The Comeback Kid

On September 29th my back seized up tighter than a rusted lug nut on a ’67 Chevy. I howled at the unexpected and totally unfamiliar pain because — unlike a classic Chevy — my body isn’t made of metal and … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Recipes: Grilled Potato Salad with Blue Cheese Vinaigrette

I saw this grilled potato salad recipe in the July 2012 issue of Good Housekeeping magazine and I couldn’t resist. I mean, a potato salad that doesn’t use mayo sounded a little odd to me until I read “blue cheese!” … Continue reading

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Weight Watchers, Beer Runs and Me: WW Maintenance Living

Today was my Weight Watchers (WW) weigh in and meeting. I’m in week two of “maintenance” and working toward my “lifetime” designation. Since I have reached my goal weight, my new challenge is to keep my weight within two pounds … Continue reading

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Weight Watchers Friday: Goal!

Today was my weekly Weight Watchers (WW) weigh in and meeting. I’ve attended weekly since early January, only missing it if I am out of town. The meetings help keep me on plan. And I enjoy hearing about and applauding … Continue reading

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