Monday, June 29, 2009

Welcome Back, Stephanie!

It's true - I've decided to do a post after a long hiatus. I've been busy, you know!

Instead of flogging myself repetitively, let me just say that I was having a pretty bad time of it back in February. I'm on a better path now, feeling better and trying to be a little nicer to myself overall. So no flogging and self-destructive talk right now. See how fucking positive I am?! (God will forgive that little slip up there, I am sure of it - I'm healing my blackened heart, after all...)

I recently celebrated my 40th birthday and it was a blast. We had good food, karaoke, "vintage" candies (I almost died when I discovered that hot tamales were considered a vintage candy) and just a really great time all around. My very best friend of 30 years came out to join in the fun. It was so wonderful to see her and to know that I still have such a great friend in her. I am also thrilled to be on the "recovery path" with her - we are both doing well, despite being off the "candy," as we call it. (Those of you who are my people know what I'm talkin' about).
I hope everyone in my little blog world is doing good. I will stop by to see all of my "girls," (that's you, Missie). As for my weight, well - it's high, but I feel good. I am just working on trying to appreciate my body for what it is and what it can do. So it is a little lumpy - feh, who cares?! I have been doing the Jillian Michaels 30 Day Shred DVD and so far, I really like it. I also got Jillian's book, Winning By Losing. It is really good so far - very straight forward, just like her.

Well, I have to go prepare for a City Council meeting. The fun never stops here at Stephanie's place. Oh, and here is a new pic of me - Steph at 40. I wish I was wearing lipstick but it's not a bad photo. I am glad to see that I am free of the forehead lines, although those crow's feet could probably pick up and carry a few large tree limbs. Whoops - there I go being negative. What I meant to say was is, "DAMN, I AM ONE HOT MAMA!" Much better...

10 comments:

~*~DawnSC~*~ said...

Thanks for visiting my blog. Yes, Onderland is the 100's as opposed to the 200's. Whooot Whoot!

Happy Belated Birthday!

40 is the new 20. That's what I'm telling myself anyway, as I gear up for 40 in a couple of years!

Missie said...

You're back! Yay!

Happy belated bday- you look fabulous! It sounds like you are in a much happier place than a couple months ago, so good! Yay again!

And okay, NaggiePants, I will write something on my blog this week. Just friend me on Facebook, okay? That'll make it easier!

Lisa said...

You ARE a hot mamma!

- Lisa
www.losewithlisa.blogspot.com

Missie said...

Okay, I finally posted stuff over at my blog. Come by! I have cookies.

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