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It's been a long time coming...

Thursday, January 10, 2013

I've backtracked...badly. Looking at my page, I noticed I'm back to the same weight I was last February. That is NOT the direction I want to be going! I've got nobody but myself to blame, I know. I've let my eating get out of control and workouts were nonexistent.

It's time for all that to change. I don't ever want to be where i was before. I never want to rationalize a gain. I want to be pissed off that I'm allowing myself to fail. That fires me up and keeps my butt on track for success.

I started the January Jumpstart Bootcamp Monday. It's effectively kicking my butt. lol My calves are on fire, woke up with a Charlie horse yesterday morning, my triceps are aching today, and I gladly welcome every single ache and pain. I'm taking it with a smile on my face because I know I've earned every ache. I've worked for every pain. And I'm SOOOO looking forward to the day when I can do the exact same workouts, and more, and feel nothing but a sense of accomplishment....well, and sweaty.Very sweaty lol.

So yes, it's been a long time coming but I think the day is finally here. I'm refocused and found a little motivation again. NOW is the time for me to succeed again. And I will.
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  • v LOTUSBURGER
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    1279 days ago
  • v ATROTTIER
    I'm right there with ya!!!! You are doing great - now, I need to catch up with you!!
    1322 days ago
  • v GLITTERFAIRY77
    Well, welcome back, Darlink!!! We can do this, and you're not alone in your situation. Come on back to 30 somethings with 100 to lose. The daily chat line has become rather active since November!!! Would be great to have another face, and you'll get the support you need, I betcha!
    ~Abi
    *throws glitter as she grand jetes out of the room*
    1322 days ago
  • v DIANE529
    I hear you! I feel the same way. I keep coming back to the same weight I started from, but I think I need to focus more on being healthy and not on the scale. Thus, the January Jumpstart challenge. I am so happy for you that you're sticking with it despite the sore muscles! By day 3, muscles were aching for me that I didn't even know I had!

    Stick with it! Don't be mad at yourself for backsliding; just keep moving forward! You are awesome! emoticon
    1322 days ago
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