BRENNA84
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Me drinking hot tea in my Aunt's back yard in my new Malaysian caftan.




Me sharing tea with my daughter Khadijah, who insisted on keeping on her coat, lol.




Me pushing my cousin Sophia in her swing chair.


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I've been married for 14 years and I have 3 children with autism (12, 12 and 13). I have PCOS that I battle frequently and I was diagnosed when I was 15. I have problems with fatigue, hormonal weight gain, ovarian pain, daily headaches, psciatica pain and a bad knee.

Right now I'm not trying to weigh under 110, I just want to weigh LESS, and be strong and healthy.

My Journey to Date:

June 2011 - 250 pounds. Started taking 10,000 IU Vitamin D
August 2011 - Started Exercising for 10-15 min Daily
October 2011 - Started Exercising 45 min
December 2011 - 240 pounds.
March 2012 - 230 pounds
May 2012 - Started 500mg Metformin 2x a day
October 2014 - Left Knee surgery - torn meniscus and torn mcl
January 2015 - Right Knee surgery - torn meniscus and torn mcl
March 2015 - 238 pounds. Still rehabilitating my knees and trying to rebalance my weak quads and tight hamstrings.
July 2015 - Suffering from a hamstring strain.
February 2016 - 257 pounds - my all time high weight. Things have to change.
Late February 2016 - Restart Metformin, NOT ER edition. Also anti-depressants.
March 2017 - Fell two times in the snow and needed to walk with cane.
April 2017 - My left knee is improved but not completely healed and can continue with exercise.



Member Since: 6/11/2011

Fitness Minutes: 71,652

My Goals:
Short term goal is to weigh 230 pounds by the last day of May.

Medium goal - to weigh 200 pounds.

And ultimately to get down to between 160 to 175.


My Program:
Cardio 3x a week
Strength Training 3x wk
Rehab exercises daily
Stretching Daily
NOT eating starch with every meal.



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You can't out exercise a bad diet. :D




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