Journey with Friends

04 Jan

Welcome my friends to our weekly issue of Journey with Friends.  This is a time that we come together for support, for encouragement, for fellowship – all with one single goal in mind – to live better.  Welcome to our journey to share our goals and our accomplishments and our disappointments and frustrations.

Together we can do this!

Well my friends – How did you do this past week?  I started completely over here at the Hotel Thompson and feel good this week – two pounds down.  Two pounds gone from the rear end – hopefully forever.  Of course, there was still some Christmas candies in the house from Christmas – thank goodness they are gone now.  I didn’t do too much splurging for New Years – just had the traditional black eyes peas and greens here so that wasn’t too bad.  No alcohol.

So go – how do you do?  Hugs!


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27 responses to “Journey with Friends

  1. jaspersdoggyworld

    01/04/2016 at 1:11 am

    Mummy says she is too scared to get on the scales after Christmas. She can still ge into her size 11 jeans but they might be feeling a little too tight.

    • Piglove

      01/04/2016 at 10:34 am

      I know the feeling! Well, not size 11 but I know the feeling of my pants being too tight. LOL. It’s time to settle down now and get some results in 2016. Hugs. June

  2. gentlestitches

    01/04/2016 at 1:52 am

    Well my newyears resolution is to walk the dogs every day no excuses and I plan to keep doing that! Good for them and good for me.

    • Piglove

      01/04/2016 at 10:35 am

      That sounds like a plan my friend! I’m making little goals and trying to stick with them. This will work together! June

  3. onespoiledcat

    01/04/2016 at 5:54 am

    My Mom hasn’t popped on the scales yet either but we know it won’t be good news. WAY TOO MANY yummy things around this year and of course everyone knows she loves chocolate so she got a LOT of that! Anyway, she’ll whack away at the scales slowly but surely…….these days she does everything slowly!

    Good luck – – – starting off in a good way with two pounds down is GREAT!
    Hugs, Sammy

    • Piglove

      01/04/2016 at 10:36 am

      We can all do this together with supporting each other. This is the year to do it! I truly believe in baby steps 🙂 Good luck to you my friend. June

  4. Genevieve Petrillo

    01/04/2016 at 6:20 am

    Starting over is a great feeling. Mom is a fan of the cheat day once a week. Save that one thing that you crave and HAVE IT, but just a little and just once a week. #gottalivealittle

    Love and licks,

    • Piglove

      01/04/2016 at 10:36 am

      Exactly! I think I’m going to do this very thing. Once a week – probably sometime over the weekend – I will have what I crave really bad within reason. We can all do this together! June

  5. katsrus

    01/04/2016 at 8:00 am

    Congrats on the 2 lbs. You did pretty good through the holidays. I have a hard time not eating everything during then. Enjoy your week.
    Sue B

    • Piglove

      01/04/2016 at 10:37 am

      I definitely had my ups/downs – believe me on that. But now it’s time to put the holidays behind us and get down to business. We can do this together! June

  6. sheilaenglehart

    01/04/2016 at 9:00 am

    My big splurge was popcorn at the movies. Not the best, but not as bad as alcohol.

    • Piglove

      01/04/2016 at 10:38 am

      Amen to that! That’s my guilty splurge as well – popcorn. I bought an air popper and do it that way at home now. I love me some munchies! June

  7. Indira

    01/04/2016 at 1:36 pm

    Love and hugs piggy. Hope you enjoyed Christmas delicacies, had fun and much more.

    • Piglove

      01/04/2016 at 3:28 pm

      It was piggy spectacular. Hope yours was equally as great my friend!! Hogs and snout kisses. XOXO – Bacon

  8. hairballexpress

    01/04/2016 at 2:05 pm

    Concatulations! The human went to a church potluck yesterday and aye all kids of stuff she doesn’t normally eat anymore – (pasta, POTATOES soup – bread)/ but she stayed away from the fried chicken and brownies!!!😹

    • Piglove

      01/04/2016 at 3:29 pm

      Licks lips – someone mention fried chicken and brownies? I love me some fried chicken – yummo!! June

      • hairballexpress

        01/04/2016 at 4:22 pm

        Mol! Oh yes – so does the human. But we just don’t open that door!! 😹

  9. Lee and Phod

    01/04/2016 at 9:02 pm

    Congrats on the 2 pounds. Lady is starting to take eating better serious today!

    • Piglove

      01/05/2016 at 9:14 am

      It is a hard and bumpy road but we can do this together! June

  10. The Canadian Cats

    01/04/2016 at 10:24 pm

    Two pounds gone….great. My weight has been going up and its not coming down yet. We still have Christmas goodies and I don’t want to give it up….I need help!


    • Piglove

      01/05/2016 at 9:17 am

      LOL! I can’t keep goodies in my house. If I do, I will eat them – simple as that. It’s so hard not to go for what you know and eat what you want. 😦 June

  11. pattisj

    01/04/2016 at 11:58 pm

    Good for you! I didn’t do very well last week. Eating was so-so, but activity level was WAY down. We watched a movie marathon New Year’s Day. I have a writing assignment this week–more seat time. Tomorrow will be Day One for me. Here’s to hope!

    • Piglove

      01/05/2016 at 9:19 am

      Hey starting is the best thing my friend – I have faith in YOU! We can do this together. June

  12. Monika

    01/06/2016 at 1:52 pm

    Way to go, Bacon! Keep up the good work. You can do it…we know you can! ❤️

    • Piglove

      01/06/2016 at 2:30 pm

      aawww – thanks so much my friends. Mom is working hard at it but to tell you the truth – I think she has slid a little this week. Snorts – don’t tell her I told you that. XOXO – Bacon

  13. lexitheschnauzer

    01/09/2016 at 3:49 pm

    Mom put on one pound. She said she will lose it before next Saturday, when she weighs again. She and Dad are still on their healthy living plan…it was just those desserts while they were up North with family…

    • Piglove

      01/11/2016 at 10:44 am

      Isn’t it sad how fast it gains up on you? This was totally a tough week for me and I can admit that I didn’t watch my intake as carefully as I should have most days. This week will be better. We can all do this together. XOXO – Bacon


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