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abstemious

Abstemious means self-disciplined or sparing, particularly when it comes to eating or drinking. I suppose the fact that I rarely have the opportunity to use the word abstemious when talking about myself goes a long way in explaining why I’m a little overweight. On the other hand, it doesn’t explain in the least why I’m […]