The Perils of Faulty Planning

So, not exactly the best day:


So, Tuesday was not exactly the best day.  In fact, I think it is probably the highest point day I’ve had.  92 SmartPoints used, putting me at negative 119 for the week!  And, that is with my points set at maintenance level!

How did this happen?  I usually do well in the time between Thanksgiving and New Year’s.  I am usually very vigilant because I know this is a dangerous time of the year foodwise and often do well because of my vigilance.  And, actually, I was doing well right up until Christmas.

And, then it unraveled.  Christmas itself was a high point day, but that was really OK.  If things had stopped there.  But, then I overate Monday and then Tuesday was the worst of all.  So what went wrong? [Read more…]

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays All!

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays All!  This is my favorite time of year and hope everyone has a great holiday.  And, I’ll leave you with a few Christmas-y cat pics.

Yes, Nina, actually climbed into the Christmas tree. All by herself:

And, then my daughter and I dressed her up in antlers (which my husband and son thinks is an abomination…).  Nina didn’t actually mind and sat quietly in costume.

And, as I’ve done before a few pics of Sasha (aka Fluffy) when he discovered the tree:

Can never have too many cat pics or too many Christmas tree pics … Well, that is one of my rules.