Help Wanted: Accountability Partner

Help Wanted: Accountability Partner [Official Pain in the Ass, Noxious Buddy, Food Nazi, Workout Junkie, Annoying Sidekick] Have you ever asked a friend or loved one to hold you accountable for your diet or exercise routine? How did it work out? There are a few scenarios I can think of. Day 1: Everything is butterflies and … Continue reading Help Wanted: Accountability Partner

Introvert, Mutant, Outcast….or…Unique, One-of-a-Kind, Happy

Being an introvert has it's difficulties.  When I'm at work I listen to a lot of podcasts.  Not only do I have a lot to learn and enjoy from podcasts but I also struggle fitting in. Sometimes I put on Pandora's comedy channels.  One comedian named Mark Normand spoke to me in his bit called … Continue reading Introvert, Mutant, Outcast….or…Unique, One-of-a-Kind, Happy

Thriving for Thirty Week 3 Update

Only two weeks ago I launched my "Thriving for Thirty" initiative. I set out to Lose the weight that I've gained over the last 3 years (60-65 pounds) Maintain some great relationships with friends and family Make better use of my finances Be a more happy individual   I could have easily called this "Thin … Continue reading Thriving for Thirty Week 3 Update

Vermont Smoke and Cure

It's been quite some time since I've written a food product review.  I was perusing our town's Hannaford looking for something to bring to work for lunch and these snacks caught my eye.  Vermont Smoke and Cure beef sticks had their own cardboard display.  After some research I learned that they are formerly called Real … Continue reading Vermont Smoke and Cure