Me, at my starting weight of 292 on March 29th, 2010.
My grandaughter, daughter and grandson.
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Hey everyone, I'm doing great! Awesome stuff going on with me. Focusing on getting filled up with micro nutrients, and plant base whole foods, and it is working awesome! No more calorie counting for me. I finally found what works for me with this weight loss stuff. Wow, it has taken me way too long to figure it out though. But now...look out, the weight is really starting to melt off. My BIG goal is to be at my target goal weight of 105 pounds by August 2014!!!! Yep, you read it correctly, ...
Hey everyone, I'm doing great! Awesome stuff going on with me. Focusing on getting filled up with micro nutrients, and plant base whole foods, and it is working awesome! No more calorie counting for me. I finally found what works for me with this weight loss stuff. Wow, it has taken me way too long to figure it out though. But now...look out, the weight is really starting to melt off. My BIG goal is to be at my target goal weight of 105 pounds by August 2014!!!! Yep, you read it correctly, August of 2014!!! I am so going to make it. Please pray for me, because I am really going to need it. I WILL DO THIS!
I have decided that I am a food addict. I once heard Dr. Phil say that the best predictor of future behavior is past performance. Well, with that in mind, I am making some dramatic changes, or else I will be obese the rest of my life.
Realistically, I needed to lose a total of 195 pounds, yes, I will do this! For every one pound that I can lose, that equals four pounds of pressure taken off of my knees. When I finally lose the 195 pounds, that will have taken 780 pounds of pressure off of my knees. I am making some serious changes and stepping up my game plan, as I have no other choice, and I will do this! No bariatric surgery for me, just plan old healthy micro nutrients all the way! So looking forward to Summer of 2014, shorts, swim suit, really cute tiny clothes, and much more active, especially outdoors!
Cynthia's 2014 New Years Resolutions:
1. Keep my New Years Resolutions this year.
2. Don't skip a week without weighing myself.
3. Keep off whatever weight I lose, no gaining back this year.
4. Drink much more water than soda.
5. Learn how to take care of myself as much as I do for everyone else.
6. Be more patient with everyone and everything.
7. Not let anyone effect my life in negative ways.
8. Become a trophy wife for hubby.
9. Plan meals ahead of time.
10. Put "me time" on my daily "to do" list.
11. Have more balance in my busy life.
12. Journal often.
13. Set more time aside for "hubby and I" time.
14. Don't let my knees hold me back anymore.
15. Love more, Laugh more, Live more, Play more and Pray more.
Additionally, I would like to identify:
1. What I am in need of instead of what I am hungry for to eat?
2. Why I am unable to maintain my weight? Have I figured out why I emotionally eat and don't exercise enough?
3. Why do I want this lifestyle change? Is it for the right reasons?
4. Why do I keep falling off of the wagon?
When I figure all of this out, then maybe I will be where I really need to be.
Good luck to me, as well as all of you!
| current weight: 300.0
Member Since: 2/7/2007
Fitness Minutes: 8,625
My main goal is to lose all of my excess weight the healthy way by October 2014!
Starting Weight = 300
1/6th of the way = 267
2/6th of the way = 234
3/6th of the way = 201
4/6th of the way = 168
5/6th of the way = 135
6/6th of the way = 105
My BMI needs to be below 24 to be considered healthy.
My BMI Stats are:
9-20-2013 BMI = 53.3
My short term goals:
Start: September 20, 2013 300 lbs.
Oct. 1st,13 290 lbs.
Nov. 1st,13 260 lbs.
Dec. 1st, 13 230 lbs.
Jan. 1st, 14 199 lbs.
Feb. 1st, 14 190 lbs.
Mar. 1st, 14 175 lbs.
Apr. 1st, 14 160 lbs.
May 1st, 14 145 lbs.
June 1st, 14 130 lbs.
July, 1st, 14 115 lbs.
Aug. 1st, 14 105 lbs.
Will be at my goal weight!
Micro nutrients all the way! Cardio, strength training, a positive attitude, my awesome husband of thirty four years, my family and a great support group, is where my success is coming from! Additionally I want to get healthier and be around long enough to see my grandchildren grow into fine adults. Not only do I want to do this for myself, it is also very important to me to have my husband be proud of what he has...ME!
I am going to work out at least 5 days a week. When I first started, I thought that as long as I did not drop down dead from the exercise, that I would just keep going. I ride the stationary bike for about 30 minutes, five days a week. Recently I have added in the strength training 3 days a week, as well. The funniest thing of all is.....I have two very bad knees that are both bone on bone and badly need to be replaced asap, due to advanced osteoarthritis. I cannot walk 2 feet without using a cane, but boy, can I ride a bike! The stationary bike and swimming are about the only way I can get cardio in anymore.
Map My Ride...just getting started.