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When did losing one pound a week become not good enough???

Depending on where you look,  most medical professionals recommend losing one to two pounds per week as a healthy weight loss goal.

Well in the past nine weeks I have lost nine pounds,  averaging out to one pound per week.   228 more words

Small Victories

Small Victories, Part I

Martinez is dead, and we grieve as we run. There will be no memorial service for Vance: no burial with honors, our team in full dress uniforms saluting over the folded flag while a grateful representative from the Confederacy extols the virtues and sacrifices of our particular branch of service. 177 more words

Science Fiction

Not Just a Pretty Face

This little flower stood tall against the unwavering heat of a day in summer.  It was the only flower to bloom from a batch of wild flowers I planted next to my storage shade. 164 more words


Celebrating the Small Stuff...by Linda Carlblom

At my house, we love to celebrate. We celebrate the usual stuff that most families do, like holidays and birthdays. But we also have been known to celebrate small victories like making it through a tough week (or sometimes even not so tough!), report cards (whether good or bad), a good dental check-up, or that a child finished a test in a difficult subject and now the stress of that is behind her. 465 more words

To The Victor Haiku

To The Victor

A completed task -
none as woeful a defeat
as paying the bills.




It’s just a quick one from me today as my laptop is on the blink. If I were using it I’d have to write a post that didn’t contain the letters ‘S’, ‘D’, ‘F’ or ‘G’ which would have meant ‘sodding’ and ‘fucking’ we’re out of my vocabulary for a start. 259 more words

Striking Mums

Take Joy in the Small Victories to Keep a Positive Mindset.

“Treat every small victory like you just won the Superbowl” -Lewis Howes

Living in a foreign country comes with many ups and downs. You have to celebrate the little moments because there are somany things constantly happening that eat at your determination.

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