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Saturday, February 04, 2012

My mom has been hinting at us going on a cruise and we had planned to go on one at the beginning of October that was cancelled :( I was all sad, but then, she sent me an email that said "please help me plan our excursions for OUR CRUISE October 13th!" OMG!!!! We are going to Cozumel, Belize, Mahogany Bay, and Costa Maya, Mexico!! Ummmm HECK YEAH!!!!!! So... in 251 days, I'm going to be on board a Carnival Cruise! I'm so freakin' excited, I cant even hold it in!!! :)

I saw on the website for the ship that the boat has a 24 hour awesome gym on board, all sorts of amazing (and physical!) excursions, and just awesomeness in general. I simply CANNOT wait to go snorkeling. Its one of my fave things in the world to do! I'm so excited!

I wonder how much I can lose by then? New travel attire? :D YAY!

I snagged a few pics from the website for you to see... :) These are some of our potential excursion sites! There are SO many options, its difficult to choose what we will do but no matter what it's going to be AWESOME!!! :)

(yes, that's a replica of the Black Pearl... my inner Pirates of the Caribbean fan-girl just went a little bananas... hehe)

In case you missed it... I am so freakin' excited!

Just wanted to share my happiness/excitement/squeal-mo
ment with my Spark Family! :D XO
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    sounds super
    1678 days ago
    Thanks you are beautiful yourself.... Belize we didn't do much because we were too busy buying knock off purses. Not much to do in the Cayman's we did a island tour. Honduras gorgeous. Cozamel fun...went to Carlos and Charlie 's and drunk off our behinds. Are you leaving from Tampa cuz that's where im from. I plan to do this trip again.
    1695 days ago
    I did that goal reward is a European cruise. I hope you have a fantastic time.
    1695 days ago
    WOW!! That's awesome! I know you're going to have lots of fun!
    1705 days ago
    Congratulations!! I'm sure you will have a blast!
    1706 days ago
    Big congrats! I have never been on a cruise, but I know you will have a blast, especially being with your family! And here's to losing for new cruising attire! : )
    1709 days ago
    Sounds awesome!!!
    1712 days ago
    It's adorable how excited you are! Now put that energy to good use getting ready for this thing!! :)
    1719 days ago
    Way cool CC have you guys been on any cruises since you went on the one and saw all those seahorses? Yeah I remember that. Lol
    1719 days ago
  • JAYDEE16
    Awesome!!! If you're like me, there is nothing like the prospect of wearing a swimsuit in public for motivation, ha ha. Sounds like you're going to have a blast, and it's great that you have something so exciting to look forward to!
    1720 days ago
  • LOSING107
    That sounds fantastic! You totally have enough time to kick butt in weight loss emoticon
    1720 days ago
    I am so excited for you - you must blog if you can on how it is for the rest of us stuck on dry land!!!!! I know you will have a great time and remember - yes they have lots of buffet food on those things so find the healthy things in the mix - like fruit and vegies and stick with those.
    Have a great time!
    1720 days ago
    This looks WONDERFUL! I am so jealous. I went on a cruise to the Caribbean for my 25th wedding anniversary, and that has now been 16 years ago. I was morbidly obese, but young enough that I could still get around pretty well. However, I was not into revealing my body in even a pair of shorts, so there was a lot of activities in which I did NOT participate. I want to cruise again and be a full active participant in ALL OF IT. Even the limited things I took part in 16 years ago were so much fun, I know if I could do it all, I would enjoy it that much more.

    Enjoy anticipating your trip for the next 251 days and even more important, ENJOY YOUR CRUISE!
    1721 days ago
    That is soooo awesome!!!!!
    1721 days ago
  • KDMD98
    Congrats on your cruise. I hope you have a blast!
    1721 days ago
    That is totally awesome!!! Hurray!!!!
    You would go NOW it if it was today, right?
    So look at the extra weight loss as only the bonus.. the frosting (?) on the cake. You can do it!! 251 days? OMG.. you can hit Onederland if you really kick butt with like 2 lbs a week. Or you can do 50 more with 1 lb a week.. or even if you slip-slide, but don't disappear entirely, you can probably hit 25-30.
    1721 days ago
    That sounds like a lot of fun!! ENJOY!!
    1722 days ago
    Congratulations!! That is so exciting!! My parents have been on three cruises and loved each one of them. Mom and I keep talking about how we need to do a family cruise, but we just haven't seriously started planning it. One of these days though.
    1722 days ago
    emoticon Congrats! Have fun! I'm super jealous but you totally deserve it!! emoticon
    1722 days ago
    Yay!!! I used to work on Carnival ships, so I have a soft place in my heart for cruises!!! I went to Cozumel every Wednesday for 14 months...ahh I miss it!! I'm sure you'll have a blast!!
    1722 days ago
    How exciting!!! emoticon
    1722 days ago
    I did that cruise you are gonna have so much fun:-)
    1722 days ago
    That's so awesome Nix!!! Yay!!! I've been wanting to take a cruise for a while (Disney cruise of course), its on my bucket list!! I am so excited for you!!
    1722 days ago
    Omg that's so awesome!! My boyfriend and I are planning to go on one in December and I told him that it HAS to have something fitness related on it lol. I'm sure you can lose a great amount of weight by then and you will look and feel F-A-B-U-L-O-U-S! I'm super happy for you!!!
    1722 days ago
    Cruises are Fabulicious!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon . I am so excited for you. emoticon emoticon & emoticon Until tomorrow Nix.
    1722 days ago
    You will love it - I have been on a couple and have visited Cozumel before. It certainly is different and relaxing. `m going on another cruise at the end of March on Royal Carribean - will be stopping in Belize, Honduras and Cozumel. We are going out of Galveston,TX.

    Only downfalls - cruise is through my work so I have to attend meetings while i`m on board - BH gets to do whatever he wants which makes me a bit jealous.

    Also, being seen in a bathing suit by your co-workers - and worse yet - your bosses!

    Other one is that the food is amazing - but there are healthy choices. I just try to stay good all day and then don`t worry so much about dinner.

    I`m on my way to Cuba in less than two weeks for an all inclusive - guess I won`t be losing the weight before then - but you wtill have a lot of time ahead of you to achieve your goal!

    Don`t forget your sunscreen - with the breeze and the sun you certainly need one - right from the start! emoticon
    1722 days ago
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