What’s New at Lake Compounce


One of our favorite places to go in Connecticut is the Nutmeg State’s own amusement park, Lake Compounce.  Located just over an hour from our house, Lake Compounce was one of our summer go-to staples, but they’ve upped the ante with some really cool additions this year! Why is Lake Compounce our favorite? The RIDES!  […]

Soaring to the New England Air Museum


Connecticut might be a small state, but it is very full of exciting things to do! June 14th was Connecticut Open House Day, and I had a chance to visit a few wonderful places with a group of bloggers and some friends from The Department  of Tourism. Our first stop was the New England Air […]

Done Waiting

dont wait

I’ve been waiting a while to write. Waiting to get thinner, have more to say, to eat better, be a better persons. The thing is: I’m DONE WAITING. I’m done waiting, and I’m LIVING.  There is NO PERFECT TIME- it’s all perfect moments. Look up. At my header.  I’m making changes.  I’m changing things up […]

Living the #WYCWYC Life


There’s been a lot of waiting going on here lately, and not much weighing.  Nor writing.  You see, there has been lots going on in my life that required me to be present and there for my family, 100%. If I’m truthful, it’s been happening for more than 2 1/2 years -pretty much since my […]

Wednesday Weigh In 4/30/14


I’m joining with my friend Pepper in doing a video for  Wednesday Weigh In for a while. Take a look! Basically, I’m saying that I’ll stop concentrating on how much I weigh, and concentrate on  the choices I make : eating well, and moving more.  I’m not going to obsess over what the number is […]

#64ozchallenge: The Drink Your Water Challenge {May 2014}


It’s TIME!   It’s finally STOPPED SNOWING here in Connecticut and it’s time to get back to living healthy.   I haven’t been doing so well with it at all lately (Check in on Wednesday to hear about it) but I’m pretty lucky  to have a bunch of friends who are there to help and support me. […]