Hope, I think you're doing a GREAT job. Your "excuses" look like pretty valid "reasons" in my eyes, but you have to view them as accurately as you can. I applaud you for that--you have way more resolve than I do. Big hug to ya. Your food today looks really nutritious.
Age 67, 5 feet tall
Highest weight ever in the fall of 2010 246 lbs.
FitDay starting weight 1/17/2011 240 lbs.
Weight 12/18/2013 on my doctor's scale 231 lbs.
Weight 1/2/2014 on my new home scale 229.4
Weight 3/7/2014 225.4