Category Archives: weight

Points to the French…

For making a fine game. I speak of course of Beyond Good and Evil, which seems to be one of the top games on anyone’s “If you haven’t played xxx you’re not a real yyy” list. Not that I’m, you … Continue reading

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Linda, Linda…

OK, more like Lara, Lara. All apologies to the Blue Hearts. Keeping up to date, today’s weight check : 194.4. My recruiter seems to have found a couple of decent leads to throw a resume at and hope it sticks, … Continue reading

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Vague and pointless ranting.

When you’re trying to keep a log of your job applications so you can have it handy in case the Oregon Employment department ever asks you to prove you’ve been looking for work, anonymous craigslist job postings make keeping said … Continue reading

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Wii get!

This morning’s weight: 196.4, for anyone who cares to watch me count down. Today was a rather nice day, too nice to stay indoors, so I elected to get out and get some sunshine in. OK, I lie, there was … Continue reading

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First: I’m still under 200. This is a miracle, because this weekend was a virtual debauchery of non-approved meals. Friday: OK, Friday wasn’t that bad. We went to Stanford’s and I had their Veggie burger with asparagus. I’m always tempted … Continue reading

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When you start off at 290 pounds, it’s important to set reasonable expectations for weight loss, and then set new goals as you hit them. My first goal was basically “climb the two flights of stairs in the parking garage … Continue reading

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Things happened yesterday…

I purchased a new camera.  It’s pink.  I didn’t go into the store intending to purchase a pink camera, but when you’ve made your model selection and the clerk says to you “would you like the silver, or we have … Continue reading

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If this were 1998…

I’d be officially “normal weight”, at 203.6 this morning. Sadly, they redefined “overweight” in 1998 so I need to get down to 189.  Body by Yoplait…

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Monday rambling…

This morning: 205.4.  The walk yesterday seems to have undone some of the “non-approved foods” I had Friday and Saturday, so back on track.  I really need some more sunny days so I can make walking more of a ritual … Continue reading

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And so it begins…

When you’re a little disappointed is probably not a good time to start a blog, so I’ll try not to go too emo in this. First, the good: JLPT Level 4 results came today. That is to say, I’d already … Continue reading

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