this is me, looking a bit sassier than normal.
my city hall wedding last winter, with my wonderful husband, ben.
this is our new puppy, stringer. he is three times as big as this now, just a few months later.
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I've never been on a diet before, but after starting my own business last year, I've stopped exercising and started to get stressed out.
I also got married last year, which means someone loves me no matter what... a huge problem when it comes to keeping in shape.
I tend to get thin when I'm depressed and fat when I'm happy, and I am like perfectly content right now. Which means that last week the ass ripped out of my pants when I bent over in the grocery store. I know. So stereotypical.
So, long story short, I've gain a solid 15 pounds in just six months, mostly in my stomach - a stress baby.
I used to go to the gym 5-6 times a week, and really enjoyed it, so I'm looking to get back into the habit. I also used to drink less, which I'm going to look into as well. I already eat a healthy diet, but could probably eat a lot less.
See this leaf? It's going to get turned the F&%$ over.
- lose 15 pounds gradually, then maintain my goal weight.
- get back in the gym, with a special focus on weight training.
- find a place where I am comfortable and stay there.
- eat between 1200 and 1400 calories a day, using as few processed foods as possible.
- work out five times during the week, with a nice combo of cardio and weights.
- get adventurous on the weekend, with some challenging hikes with my husband and dog
-limit my alcohol intake to something reasonable... TBA.
I live in beautiful Missoula, Montana with my two cats, my dog, and my loving husband.
I am a writer.
I love to eat and drink, which has proven to be a problem, according to my jeans.
I'm 5'4 and 130 pounds.
I'd like to get down to 115, the weight I've been for most of my adult life.
Let's do this.
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| current weight: 139.0
I just wanted to say that your wedding hairdo looks so cute. You look so happy in that picture! A city hall wedding is really the way to go, I think. My fiance and I decided that Las Vegas would be an inexpensive and stress-free way to get hitched... but it's turning out to be nearly as costly and aggravating as a "proper" wedding.
Anyway, take care!
2715 days ago
A city hall wedding! That's what I'm talking about.
I got married in a courtroom, and it cost $37.50. Best ceremony ever.
2831 days ago