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Dear Santa- Can I get a kick in the pants?

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

I'm not new here, though I sure could be. Since about May 2008, I've watched my weight rise, even when making a conscious effort. Talk about disheartening!

Currently, I'm at my highest weight. In August, I caught a bad case of pneumonia, or as I call it.. a SUPER BUG. Now, with the addition of 40mg/day prednisone, and my lungs burning within 20min on an elliptical, I don't see myself losing weight any time soon. My sister has encouraged me to give it another shot, and I'm willing to give it a try.
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    Well you certainly can't do it unless you try. Welcome back!! emoticon
    1768 days ago
    Do you have any time off this week?
    1769 days ago
    You can do it! It sounds like we have somewhat similar situations. I restarted right before Thanksgiving after having my kick in the pants and a partial reprieve health wise. I knew that if I didn't change my ways, I'd be in serious health trouble. I started back with 10 minutes on my spinning bike. I turned up my music and told myself that I only had to last through 2.5-3 songs. From there I've been working my way back into exercise and better eating. It was hard at first, but it did get easier. emoticon
    1770 days ago
    emoticon I am starting out again and had a weight gain this month.... emoticon
    1770 days ago
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