Author Archives: downszdiva

About downszdiva

Freelance writer, blogger, foodie. Ph ilosopher, Jersey girl (not to be confused with the 'shore'). Animal rescue, lover of strong coffee.

Challenges

Well today I almost lost it in the store when I got hungry. I wanted something sweet, a dessert. But I grabbed a Tofutti and went home.  I became flummoxed when I needed a hair spray. Where the hell do … Continue reading

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Going clean 4 days in

Yesterday, in addition to the weakness I’ve felt, I had a migraine (aura) late in the day. My brother has advised me to get Gatorade zero because I need to boost my electrolytes. I feel so good, but also weird. … Continue reading

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Eating clean

It’s the second day of eating clean. Feeling dizzy, a little weak above my eyebrows, and have been making more frequent trips to the bathroom, especially for #1.  At dinner, I was amazed how full I felt. Made a lime-curry … Continue reading

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Philosophizing in Starbucks

I’ve kinda made a change this Lent.  Decided to go Facebook – free and have kept my promise,  mostly.  I’ve had to boast post when my daughter made the honor roll for the first time and her basketball team won … Continue reading

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Just pissed

I’m cranky.  And I got a slight chest pain.  I said I didn’t care Amr the Superbowl, but I’m wrong.  I hate the fact that the Patriots cheated in the playoffs and then won the Superbowl by again,  cheating on … Continue reading

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Food pushers

See this?  This is what happens when others know (in this case a co-worker) that I’m on a plan.  You get the pushy food pushers. It’s ironic that this one’s just so happens to be someone who also goes to … Continue reading

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New beginning

I want this to be the year I stop wearing spanx. Omg, I must’ve went to at least 3 parties over the holidays that had me in pain because of those stupid undergarments.  I even tore one off myself in … Continue reading

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