#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for August, 2010

D.I.E.T. news-An Update

I’ve just passed the 35 pound mark! Yeehaw!

I’m still using the prescribed supplements and the special drops, but I’ve tweaked the eating plan a little. The Weight Watchers way always works for me–so I’m transitioning over to that. I need more variety, bottom-line, (accidental pun, but I’ll leave it in), so I’m making the switch by using Lean Cousine and WW’s Smart Ones for lunch. In a few weeks, though, I’ll have eliminated most of the frozen meals for Real Food. There are about a million good recipes out there, and I miss cooking. (Remember my Julia Child phase?

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My Weekend

Was very quiet. Thank God.

My wrist is still sore, and I tire easily, but I’m happy to say that I’m better every day.

On Saturday, I was zonked. I made a quick dash to the grocery store–what beautiful, colorful, bountiful places supermarkets are!–and wrote for a few hours before giving up and vegging. :) Yesterday, I put in a long stint at the computer.

The weather is overcast today, and that’s fine with me. I’m ready for a break from the heat, and so are my horses–not to mention their wrangler, Larry. Tomorrow, we’re getting rain–and I’m happy to hear

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From the end of the Civil War until 1890, some 10 million head of cattle were driven from Texas to Kansas.