I imagine most people who will read this blog already know my family, but I thought I’d give them aliases just in case. So here is my family cast list:

Husband: Sparky

Older son: Zoo Keeper (formerly BeBop)

Younger son: BamBam

My nieces, youngest to oldest: Bug, Bean, & Blue

My mom: Mombo

My step-father: Gilmo

Sparky’s sister: Princess

Sparky’s mom: Nana

Sparky’s dad: G

Sparky’s Uncle: Guy

And some other aliases:

The Program: The weight loss program I joined.

Some friends:










Left to right: Book Club Maven, Marathon Girl, and Cookie

My friend who used to live next door to Marathon Girl: Hostess