Monthly Archives: May 2007

So I fell into a little mad money

I receive a twice yearly stipend at my job. It amounts to almost a month’s pay (or at least almost what I bring home after I dump a ton into my retirement). In the past we have taken this nice chunk … Continue reading

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Mistints and misfits

I have alluded to these before in my blog. You may know what I am talking about. Someone has gone into Lowes, Sherwin Williams, or Walmart with the “perfect” paint color in mind. Upon painstakingly mulling over the paint chips, … Continue reading

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My Cato Size 12s

I have been on my particular weight loss journey since July 29, 2006. I am closing in on 10 months of a new lifestyle. So many things have changed in that time. I try to listen to my body and … Continue reading

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Historic Edenton

Edenton is where my husband and I had our first date. It is a beautiful town rich with history. Tiny shops line its main street and this quaint town sits on the Chowan River. Back in the day we lived … Continue reading

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The Tag Sale

It happens every year – at least every year that we have lived in our small town. The rescue squad tag sale – sponsored by a gated community that is situated on the sound about 8 miles from the rescue … Continue reading

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7 Years

I met my husband online – still moderately unorthodox to many, but at the time when I met him, very unorthodox. To this day, I mumble the answer when asked how we met.  The time and the circumstances are fresh in … Continue reading

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Getting there

This post is so inconsequential but I saw further down I had posted progress pictures. I was down 30 pounds. Since then I have lost an additional 20. I think I have lost a total of 50 in the photo … Continue reading

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