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 68, 5 feet tall
Highest weight ever in the fall of 2010 246 lbs.
FitDay starting weight 1/17/2011 240 lbs.
Weight 6/25/2014 233 that obviously included a lot of water retention
Weight 8/13/2014 224.2 with an eye on "Onederland"