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Not sure what to say by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Have you ever been out at a restaurant with friends when you unexpectedly run into a coworker? Let’s make it even more awkward and say you run into your mom too. And ... Read on »
Check out my new mug! by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Less than a month after my favorite coffee mug was transformed by the force of gravity and a little black cat , reader and potter, Pat, sent me a new one! Thanks, Pat ... Read on »
Blaaah-ging by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Photo by nikichan / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 I swear to God, I’ve been back in Indiana for less than 48 hours and I already feel like crawling underneath the covers and d ... Read on »
Rental adventures by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I am out in North Carolina scouting for a place to live. One location was in the lead for several hours, until I came back later to reexamine the neighborhood and saw this ... Read on »
You can’t really own music anyway by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss In preparation for my relocation , I am relocating a lot of my stuff—either to the trash compactor or to the half-price bookstore. While I feel some natural attachmen ... Read on »
A winner and mutant strawberries by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss So, wow, the Bertolli Giveaway got 319 entries, which is the most comments I’ve received on a blog entry EVER. That includes the posts I wrote about quitting my job and my ... Read on »
Moving to the tar heel state! (Uh, what is a tar heel?) by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Photo by andrewbain / CC BY 2.0 About seven years ago, my dad told us he was going to North Carolina on a business trip. Then, well, let’s just say he never made ... Read on »
Giveaway: Bertolli Carnevale Celebration valued at $115 by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Disclosure: I received a prize package from Bertolli for this giveaway. I was a bit skeptical when Bertolli contacted me about their new webisode series, Into the ... Read on »
The weight of freedom a.k.a. what am I going to do with my life? by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Photo by Russell-Higgs / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 I have been freelancing fulltime for 10 months now, and I ain’t broke yet! Working for myself has been fun/exciting/free ... Read on »
Would you eat this? by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Some words and phrases should never be in the same sentence together, like “popsicles” and “green bean.” (Oh, wait, technically that should be “jelly ice milk bar” an ... Read on »
Review: WorkoutBOX Training Programs by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Disclosure: I was given free access to the Workout Box training programs and was compensated for this review. When I joined the YMCA a few years ago , the shiny w ... Read on »
Lock up your china! by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Below is my most favorite-est mug in the whole, wide world in a photo I snapped earlier this month while testing my new shock-proof, water-proof, gravity-proof, Jennette-p ... Read on »
Officer Krupke is famous! by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I just wanted everyone to know that as of this second, Officer Krupke is on the MSNBC home page. As I have mentioned, Krupke lost a bit of weight a few years ago ... Read on »
Radiolab: Limits by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss If the Radiolab podcast were a boy, I’d be doodling its name in my notebook with little hearts around it, and whenever it spoke to me I’d break out into a frenzy of nervou ... Read on »
Smartphone envy by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss You’d expect the photo above to be in black and white with tattered edges, because that phone is ANCIENT. The Mayans had cell phones like that. Sadly, I also have a c ... Read on »
FitBloggin’ video up: PastaQueen on getting published by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Roni just posted the first video from the FitBloggin’ 10 conference , and as luck would have it (good luck or bad luck, I dunno) it’s of my panel, Beyond the Blog: Getting ... Read on »
If you’re happy and you know it, lose some weight by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I’ve lost weight this week even though I haven’t really been trying to (any more than I ever am). Weight loss used to be my biggest hobby, and now it’s something I do when ... Read on »
Twitter-gurumi by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Did I tell you my friend Dana got a job at Twitter ? I know! I am so much cooler than you now, if only by association. The next time I see the fail whale, I’ll be sur ... Read on »
Upgrade to TraineoPLUS for one year and get a Garmin Forerunner 50 Watch by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Traineo.com recently contacted me about a special offer they’re running until the end of the month. I checked it out, thought it looked pretty good and decided I’d p ... Read on »
I went to high school with a Pussycat Doll by Jennette F. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Nicole Scherzinger, the favorite to win this season of Dancing with the Stars and lead singer of The Pussycat Dolls, went to my high school…and I have absolutely no m ... Read on »