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This Week’s Struggle

Hey dolls! As I type this, I look at my computer’s clock and realize it’s damn near 11PM, and I’m exhausted. I just wanted to come on, drop a little note, let you guys know that I am here and that I will be back next week Monday with more reviews and fashion posts. This [...] Read more…

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Operation Waist Snatching: Bicycling With Bean

Bicycling with Bean and JEFF should be the title, but…well…it wasn’t as catchy. LOL! Anywho, This past Easter Sunday was a fun one for the Oliveiras, because WE GOT BICYCLES! As the weather warms up, I am attempting to mix things up with my cardio/activities by hiking, walking, and now cycling. We took our bikes [...] Read more…

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Operation Waist Snatching: I’m a FitBit

Before I go any further, I just want to thank you Dolls, and Model Citizens on Facebook for your kind words after my last Operation Waist Snatching post. Your words of encouragement and suggestions were SO helpful and made me feel like I could keep this healthy lifestyle thing going! I appreciate y’all!! With that [...] Read more…

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Yum-Yums by Moi: Curry Chicken Noodle Soup

Before it gets too warm for soup, I’d like to share a delicious recipe for my mothers authentic Jamaican curry chicken that I added a soupy twist to! This meal is perfect for cold, rainy Spring days or folks who enjoy savory dishes with lots of flavor. Now before I get into this, lemme just tell you [...] Read more…

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Manic Monday: Doo-Wop (That Thing) by Lauryn Hill

Happy Monday Dolls! Today’s Manic Monday tune is an oldie, but a goodie! Y’all remember when Lauryn Hill was all over the airwaves and music scene? She’s one of those artists that I truly miss and hope that at some point she comes back with her talent and her soulful vibes. For the time being, [...] Read more…

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Operation Waist Snatching: 172

I’ve been trying to hold this off, hoping that I would have some super sexy Jessica Simpson reveal, but alas….Here’s what I’ve got for y’all. Squint real hard folks. I’d dust it off, but I was too discouraged to bother. It’s 172, the weight I started off with over a month ago. The inches I’ve [...] Read more…

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Operation Waist Snatching: The Struggle

It was been a very, VERY difficult past several days. Twyla has been running fevers, and I’ve been running her to and from the doctor, freaking out like I assume any first time mother would.  She got pink eye, and through out treatment of the pink eye, she’s continually rubbing her eye on the sly, [...] Read more…

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Operation Waist Snatching: Twyla, My Food, and Line Dancing

Hey there dolls! I know it’s been several days since my last post, but it’s been hectic over here. Monday, I was ill, and Tuesday, I had to take Bean to the doctor’s office for an irritated eye. Turns out she has pink eye. Sigh. I am currently trying to figure out a set schedule [...] Read more…

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Operation Waist Snatching: I’ll Have My Handful of M&Ms Now…….

Welp, I am trying to be more mindful of my food intake and remain as active as I can in this cold ass weather. I am down to 169 lbs doing the AHA diet on a reasonable scale. 5 crackers and a cup of cottage cheese is ridiculous. I gotta eat more than that. I’ve [...] Read more…

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The Thing About Fifty Shades of Grey….

Welp, I’ve gone and done it! Yesterday, I took myself and an entire 5 dollars, and went to go see the Fifty Shades of Grey movie at the local theater here in town. OH.MY.GAWD. What an experience! No, not the movie, just being in a room full of people who may or may not have [...] Read more…

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Operation Waist Snatching: Losing My Mind, Not Losing Weight

Well. There it is folks. I’m at 173. I was at 178 to start. 2lbs from 180! Since I left the station and started focusing on my health, I lost 5 lbs and an inch everywhere, but I haven’t lost an ounce since that 5 lbs dropped shortly after I left. I don’t even know [...] Read more…

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Sh!t They Don’t Tell Ya: Twyla and the Bread of LIFE

Hello dolls! Happy Monday and to those of you on this weight loss journey with me, I hope you’re reaching your weight loss goals at a quicker and more impressive rate than me. While I’m not really eating like it’s my last day on earth, I’m doing my best to ensure that Twyla is eating [...] Read more…

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Operation Waist Snatch: For the Love of ICE CREAM!

  So, here we are, week 2 of 21 Days, and I’ve gained back every pound. I’m so frustrated, because I am eating better, sweating on the daily, doing more cardia and plyo stuff as I set out to. I’ve lost inches, and they haven’t returned, but my weight went right back to the original. [...] Read more…

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Operation Waist Snatching: Round Two

Hey dolls, hey! It has been a trying 3 weeks to today, but I did it! Short of my pizza indiscretion  earlier in my weight loss/healthy living journey, I have managed to not completely demolish my daily fitness goals. Within this first 21 days, I can honestly say that I feel healthier. Especially since I am [...] Read more…

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