Half full, or half empty??? Perspective….
We have been in our house for 9 years. I’ve written about the major stress I was going through at around that time – my Mom being terminally ill, moving, and leaving my career, and the perspective it gave me on my weight-loss (the one positive thing I had going on that was in my control). Christmas Eve dinner that year was going to be at our house. My step-son, ex-daughter-in-law and granddaughter had recently moved to Connecticut from Idaho, and it was going to be the first Christmas that our immediate family would all be together. We physically moved into the house the week before Christmas, even though we closed on the house in mid-November. In the interim we were having some renovations done – the most major being the kitchen.
I wasn’t able to unpack the boxes with kitchen stuff because the contractor was still finishing the cabinets, and the tile floor was not yet completed.
I miss my Weight Watchers meetings (the ones I used to lead). I realized I also miss attending meetings, which is why I went back last week for the first time in quite a while. I always get something from them… motivation, inspiration, a new idea. But this last week, I left with two very interesting questions to ponder.
Sung to the tune of “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” by Bob Rivers
IT’S THE MOST FATTENING TIME OF THE YEAR
It’s the most fattening time of the year
With that pumpkin pie filling
and everyone swilling down eggnog and beer
it’s the most fattening time of the year
The new proposed date for Weight Watchers’ 24/7 “click to chat” is Sunday, December 14th. I’m cautiously optimistic (okay…. skeptical).
You may have heard that Weight Watchers’ launch of their new “click-to-chat” with a coach was to launch today (12/10). It’s been delayed for a few days to a week. Stay tuned.