Weight Watchers Embarrassment

I've debated whether to share this embarrassing experience, but here goes... Last week, I went to Weight Watchers. That's not even the embarrassing part. After Weight Watchers, I went to the car repair shop, the grocery store, and Costco. When I got home, I realized I never took off my Weight Watchers nametag. Hello world! My name is Laurie. I am a Weight Watcher. I try not to advertise this because, for me, living the WW lifestyle is like slogging through mud. Progress is … [Read more...]

Lessons from a 1975 Journal

I’ve kept journals since I was 18 years old. That is a lot of journals. In my snowed-in free time, I decided to start typing journal entries into my computer. I imagined the thrill of searching for names of people, places, and things I’ve written about and then compiling them into stories. In my ambitiousness, I dug out my journal from my freshman year in college, and started typing away. I only made it through four months before realizing that at that rate, I could be hunched over my … [Read more...]