My Crappy Diet So Far 11-11-2014

Another missive from the trenches. Where was I? Oh, yeah – November 8th – a Saturday. I spent a good part of the day cleaning up the house, and part of that was the fridge. My wife has a tendency to purchase greens for what ends up being a form of torture of vegetables as…

My Crappy Diet So Far 11-08-2014

Another missive from the trenches. Where was I? Oh yeah – Friday, Day 5. Still grumpy and wrote a screed on how much BS a positive attitude is for weight loss. Don’t misunderstand: a positive attitude and a cheery, positive outlook are great things and help with motivation. My concern is what happens when they…

My Crappy Diet So Far 11-07-2014

Here’s another missive from the trenches. Where was I? I was on day 3, where I had KFC chicken thighs for lunch. For dinner that night I made the kids pasta. I was going to make burgers for myself – or maybe have more of my leftover kale soup – but had leftover pasta, meatballs,…

My Crappy Diet So Far 11-05-2014

Everyone loves a cheery blogger – one chomping at the bit to seize the day and make it theirs – with a big grin and a spring in their step to boot. I ain’t that. Right now the most cheery thought I can conjure up is a meteor crashing through the roof and striking me…

Zucchini Pasta in Creamy Italian Sauce – and Gizmo Review

I bought this thigamijig a few weeks ago while picking up pasta for the kids. I don’t remember what the darn thing is called as someone tossed the blister pack it came in, but it allows you to take a zucchini, twist it in this contraption and make zucchini noodles. This is one of those types…