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Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-30-2008, 05:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 466
Posted By earthchick
I haven't been checking in b/c I haven't been...

I haven't been checking in b/c I haven't been doing very well at this the last few days. Bleh. I'm still drinking my banana-spinach smoothie for breakfast each morning, but some days that's been the...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-30-2008, 05:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 410
Posted By earthchick
You've gotten lots of good comments already, but...

You've gotten lots of good comments already, but I just wanted to chime in too. Definitely try another class, style, or teacher, if you can. Once you've given it a fair try, you'll have a better...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-23-2008, 10:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 466
Posted By earthchick
Just checking in to say that I am down 2 pounds...

Just checking in to say that I am down 2 pounds today, to 144. I weigh myself everyday - I know that most people think that is badbadbad, but it helps me get a better sense of how things are...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-22-2008, 05:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 466
Posted By earthchick
I'm really excited to be doing this with other...

I'm really excited to be doing this with other people! Yay! http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif:

Yesterday I did kind of my usual - started off great and then went downhill...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-21-2008, 09:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 466
Posted By earthchick
Oh yay, I'm so excited that there are at least a...

Oh yay, I'm so excited that there are at least a couple of other people out there doing this. So this is where I am:
I am 5'5.5" and as of this morning, I weigh 145.5. This is the highest I've been...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-20-2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 571
Posted By earthchick
Is anyone out there still doing this?...

Is anyone out there still doing this? http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/shy.gif

I'm ready to get back on the E2L wagon for real. I was a part of the original thread (three years...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   06-05-2008, 04:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By earthchick
Yeah, it was 4 different colors. Phew,...

Yeah, it was 4 different colors.

Phew, thanks, it's reassuring to know it's supposed to be that way. I've had a bad experience with something I ordered from Amazon once a few years ago and it...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   06-05-2008, 04:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By earthchick
I just received my Brother Homelock 1034D, which...

I just received my Brother Homelock 1034D, which dh ordered for me as a birthday present. When I got ready to open the box, it turned out I didn't need my scissors because the tape wasn't really...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   04-02-2008, 11:51 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 11,449
Posted By earthchick
I'm just going to jump right in, if that's all...

I'm just going to jump right in, if that's all right.

As of this past Monday, I have gone (mostly) raw, and am (mostly) following the principles laid out by Doug Graham in The 80/10/10 Diet...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   04-01-2008, 03:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 471
Posted By earthchick
A food processor is great for chopping, grating,...

A food processor is great for chopping, grating, shredding, and things like that, but it isn't as good at a really great puree. I own a food processor, but I have never used it to make a smoothie. I...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   04-01-2008, 10:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 471
Posted By earthchick
I am currently experimenting with 100% raw and...

I am currently experimenting with 100% raw and am taking a super-simple approach (the 80/10/10 plan from Doug Graham). The only piece of equipment I use/need other than my knives and cutting boards...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   03-31-2008, 06:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By earthchick
Erin, thank you so much for posting the links to...

Erin, thank you so much for posting the links to your husband's blog! I am working my way through every raw food entry, and it is soooo helpful. Thank you!!

Today I took the plunge and have...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   03-19-2008, 10:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,173
Posted By earthchick
My favorite green smoothie is a variation of...

My favorite green smoothie is a variation of Ridgerunner's Blended Spinach Salad (http://www.fatfreevegan.com/beverages/ridgerunner.shtml).

1 C fresh pineapple
1 orange
1 apple
handful of baby...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   03-19-2008, 05:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By earthchick
Sara, thank you so much for taking the time to...

Sara, thank you so much for taking the time to respond!! [Sorry it took me a day to write back - our cable internet went down for 24+ hours - bleh!]

Anyway, it's exciting to read about someone...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   03-17-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By earthchick
Thanks so much for your response! I guess not...

Thanks so much for your response! I guess not many people here have read his book - I had never heard of it before the yogi I met recommended it. I am definitely drawn to the simplicity of his...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   03-15-2008, 11:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By earthchick
Have any of you read this book? I would love any...

Have any of you read this book? I would love any thoughts or opinions from anyone who has read it. I just bought it and am really into it but I don't know anyone IRL I could talk to about it that...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-20-2007, 10:59 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,411
Posted By earthchick
Oct. 20: 20 min. walk 31 min. yoga (Yoga for...

Oct. 20:
20 min. walk
31 min. yoga (Yoga for Energy DVD, Rodney Yee)
51 min. total

558/1000
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-20-2007, 10:51 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,411
Posted By earthchick
Oct. 19 31 min. C25K w5d2 507/1000

Oct. 19
31 min. C25K w5d2

507/1000
Forum: The Mindful Home   10-19-2007, 11:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,071
Posted By earthchick
We just replaced our sofa and recliners with a...

We just replaced our sofa and recliners with a sectionial and a loveseat from World Market. They are having a big sale from now until Nov. 4, and if you open a credit card with them you get another...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-19-2007, 10:29 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,411
Posted By earthchick
DH and I spent yesterday getting rid of old...

DH and I spent yesterday getting rid of old furniture and getting new furniture. No one else was involved in pickup or delivery, so that left us doing all the heavy lifting. We moved a sleeper sofa...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-17-2007, 05:09 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,411
Posted By earthchick
Oct. 17: 15 min. walk, pushing double stroller...

Oct. 17:
15 min. walk, pushing double stroller

401/1000
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-17-2007, 10:34 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,411
Posted By earthchick
Oct. 17: 32 min. yoga (Yoga for Energy w/...

Oct. 17:
32 min. yoga (Yoga for Energy w/ Rodney Yee DVD)

386/1000
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   10-16-2007, 04:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 556
Posted By earthchick
I don't have the 5000, but I love love love my...

I don't have the 5000, but I love love love my Vitamix and can't say enough good things about it. I saved up for it a long time ago - I think I bought it in '96 or '97 - and it has been the single...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-16-2007, 04:02 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,411
Posted By earthchick
Oct. 16: 23 min. C25K, w5d1 15 min. strength...

Oct. 16:
23 min. C25K, w5d1
15 min. strength training (3 sets, core)
38 total

354/1000
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-15-2007, 09:13 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,411
Posted By earthchick
Oct. 15: 19 min. strength training (upper...

Oct. 15:
19 min. strength training (upper body, 3 sets)
22 min. walk
31 total

316/1000
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