CARAMELO83
10,000-14,999 SparkPoints 11,643
SparkPoints
 
Photos

So embarrassing, but motivating. 70 lbs lost in 2009!




When I was happier. 70 lbs down in 2009 with my hubby.




Can't wait to get back there again....70 lbs down in Summer of 2009.


SparkGoodies

Scale
From:
LIFENPROGRESS

Confetti
From:
BABY_GIRL69

Thank You Card
From:
WALKING FOR A ...
Awards

CARAMELO83 is a SparkPeople Motivator!

See All SparkPeople Motivators
 
Interact with CARAMELO83
Add as SparkFriend Send Private Message Leave Comment


I know that being thin doesn't make you happy. But feeling comfortable in your own skin does. And that's what I miss. My husband tells me I'm beautiful and perfect in every way. I just want to feel that way myself.

I'm tired of not being able to breathe well after walking down the street, not having energy to play with my daughter, not being able to enjoy activities that I love. My own self consciousness hinders everything in my life.

My story-
After losing 70 lbs in 2008/2009, (some of it the right way and some of it NOT the right way...) I just forgot everything I learned here on SP. I started partying and drinking and eating all the time and of course I picked up just about all of my weight back over the course of about 2 years. But I'm not mad about it anymore, I'm just focused on doing it the right way this time and developing a true 'lifestyle change' so I can stay healthy and thin forever.


I'm back with a vengeance, and ready to achieve everything I want.


Member Since: 11/1/2006

Fitness Minutes: 3,054

My Goals:
To re-lose 70 lbs, and finally be able to feel comfortable in my own skin.


My Program:
Nutrition: 1200 cals a day, Clean Eating Only, Bread/Grain-Free

Typical Day for Me:

Breakfast: Omelette and fruit
Lunch: Turkey burger or sandwich with homemade grain free bun or salad
Dinner: Vegetable soup and protein
8+ cups of water



Personal Information:
33 Years Old
5'3 and 1/2
Happily married to the best husband ever for 12 years
10 year old perfect daughter



Other Information:
Fave shows/celebs for inspiration:
-Newlyweds (they were so cute, remind me of my hubby and I)
-Jennifer Hudson
-Kim Kardashian
-Britney Spears (although she has money to pay trainers, you can't pay anyone to workout for you...you still have to do it yourself.)
-Beyonce




Read More About CARAMELO83 - Profile Information moved here. (Updated August 22)




Shown if member clicks "Read More"
My Goals:


My Program:


Personal Information:


Other Information:


Personal Signature: (Shown after Message Board Posts)
Add a Link
Save Changes
SparkTeams
August 2016 Challenge (Leader) Total Makeover Inside and Out (Leader)        
Secrets of Success
This user doesn't have any secrets of success.
My Ticker:
 current weight: 206.4 
 
219
200.5
182
163.5
145
Login to Leave Comment
Comments
  • v FIREMERMAID
    YAAASS! I'm so proud of us too, and you know I'm IN for a September challenge!
    12 days ago
  • v -POOKIE-
    Thanks for the recipe, I shall have to give it a try, the one I tried was coconut flour, egg, baking powder and water, I imagine the cheese really helps hold it together a bit more, and the microwaving it, I just tried it in the skillet first!
    15 days ago
  • v -POOKIE-
    What about trying some cauliflower "rice" or "mash" then you can add loads of flavours on top. Cauli-rice you just process it down fine and heat in a pan, keeping some bite to mimic rice, then you can make it like egg fried rice, or use under a saucy curry. Mash you can do half cauli, half something like butterbeans or real potato.

    Or you could try the scrambled egg dish I make, if you don't like tomatoes, I am sure just peppers would be nice, fry them with a little amount of ghee or stable oil, until they are getting soft and browning nicely, takes a while, then add seasoned whisked egg (herbs, pepper, paprika... what you like) and move around the pan until the egg is cooked. Serve with some hot sauce even or fresh chili if you like that.
    19 days ago
  • v LIFENPROGRESS
    TODAY'S AFFIRMATION:

    "I am a force in the universe: Unbreakable, unstoppable, undeniable."
    23 days ago
  • v FIREMERMAID
    Hey girlie look for "Skinnygirl" cocktails the next time you're at the store! Or better yet, get some vodka, add orange, lime & lemon juice and sparkling/tonic water for 0 artificial sweetners! emoticon emoticon emoticon You can blend some watermelon or strawberries add some mint or basil, and add a little low cal alcohol; delicious! Cuz we deserve to have a drink every now and then..Cheers!
    24 days ago
Member Comments (832):  123Next >Last >>