Monthly Archives: October 2012

Originally posted on Adivasjourney In…….:
There’s a quote I read the other day and I loved it….it said.. Don’t reward yourself with a treat, you are not a dog / Do you find yourself doing this? I realize I was actually doing it even with my kids. For example if they did good on their…

Photo of the Day: Reason #3

  Meet Jojo:) Josiah is my second born, and one of the three reasons I continue on this journey.  I think if this undertaking was just for my benefit, then I would have ended on day one (maybe day two, tops!).  But every time I look at JoJo (along with my wife and other son) […]


It’s weigh in day! Before I even stepped on the scale I knew that I had lost weight.  I felt lighter.  I felt more energetic.  The week for me was not without its challenges though.  There were times I absolutely did not want to go to the gym.  That is where having a workout partner […]

Half-Ton Mom: Worlds Heaviest Woman

My wife and I were flipping through channels the other day and came across a show on TLC called, “Half-Ton Mom: Worlds Heaviest Woman.” Immediately I was intrigued.  I wanted to see what a half-ton woman looked like.  As the story of this lady’s life (Renee Williams) unfolded, I began surmising how this story was […]

Blind Date

I wasn’t there ten minutes before I was being asked, “Would you be interested in staying over?”  Wait.  What?  What type of message was I sending?  I tried to hide the “Hell no!” from my face as best as possible; however, my eyebrows didn’t get the message in time.  I heard a laugh.  “It’s entirely […]

New Breakthrough in Weight Loss:

Locusts and Honey Starting this journey, I thought I had a pretty good grasp on what my diet should look like: High protein, low carb, low fat diet that includes plenty of fruits and vegetables.  That’s not a bad blueprint is it?  I mean, how many times have we heard nutrition enthusiast say, “You know […]


One third pound of sirloin topped with two slices of white American cheese, four strips of bacon, peanut butter, between two Krispy Kreme donuts. A burger topped with Easy Cheese in a jelly donut.  Wait.  Did somebody actually bite that?? Deep fried butter.  Who would..why…How…what in the….??? Pizza Burger Corn dog pizza.  Which end do […]