• You Need a New Thought

    August 25, 2019mruckstuhl

    I woke up this morning having gained another pound. I’m up to 148.0 as of this morning. That’s 9 pounds higher than my all time lowest weight of 139.0. While I was discouraged I’m not at all surprised. You see, I gave up a little last night. I had waffles (low carb), even though I…

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  • What Your Food Eats Matters

    February 24, 2019mruckstuhl

    We all know that what you eat makes a difference in how you feel, what you look like, how your body functions, your life expectance as well as a ton of other things (I really could go on and on). When you consider that the food that we eat can either make you healthy or…

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  • A Little Cold

    February 17, 2019mruckstuhl

    For the last week or so I’ve had a little cold. I knew that I might get one when my daughter was stuck home for several days. She ran a fever, then later developed a runny nose. Actually the cough was the first symptom. That’s unusual for her and me – usually the cough comes…

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  • Excuses Are Like Opinions, Everybody’s Got One

    January 27, 2019mruckstuhl

    I’m going to lay some truth on you guys today. I’m struggling lately to get back into Ketosis. Every day brings a battle with my brain. It keeps coming up with reasons to indulge in a carbohydrate heavy food. So Monday, after having some french fries at lunch, I sat down a evaluated my thoughts…

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  • Tiramisu Has Healthy Fats

    January 20, 2019mruckstuhl

    You and I both know that the world is full of temptations. In money, relationships, but especially in weight loss. We had a lot of social events this week and I had a lot of stressors at work. I have a long history as a stress/emotional eater. I didn’t manage my thoughts well and the…

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