Lent Me Your Ear

Lent Me Your Ear

Have you ever wondered about the synchronicities in your life… I try not to ask how but rather savor them for what they are, moments of amazing. By now you know that I’ve had my share of loss and at times it has tinged my outlook more than it should. I even allowed it...

The Thorn In My Side

In 2 Corinthians 12:7 the apostle Paul says “…. there was given to me a thorn in my flesh ….” Paul was not referring to an actual thorn but the thorn was a symbol of something that Paul could not be freed from and in fact pleaded with God to take it from him. God did...

Persistence to Life

You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.  Maya Angelou My Weight Watcher journey ( this time) began...

Ain’t Nobody Got Time for That!

There was a period in my life when I was going to school full time, working full-time graveyard shift and was a single parent to six kids (my wonderful parents kept them at night while they slept). I was fat, miserable and completely exhausted. Of course, the topic of...
Addiction

Addiction

Hello, my name is Heidi and I am an addict! I’ve been giving a lot of thought to addiction versus overeating ever since FatDag wrote Managed Obesity {Read FatDag’s post here}.  While I could empathize with much of what was written and had observed some of the...