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April Showers Bring May Flowers...and Lots of Humidity!

Tuesday, April 09, 2013

I'm excited about the start of spring! But I have to admit, the humidity is crazy~! I know this is Florida, but I was hoping this kind of humidity wouldn't start for a long while. Usually, the worst of it hits during the late summer to early fall.

My biggest concern is with the new vegetable plants I just put in the back porch. I already have chili peppers and bell peppers growing. Now, I've got cherry, roma and beefsteak tomatoes and some zucchini. I'm really hoping these turn out great. I need to buy some new bell pepper plants since the ones I currently have managed to get hit with mold.

I'm hoping all of these plants will produce a good amount of veggies this year. I've been on a cooking streak, and I really want to have enough to even share with my friends. :)

As for my weight loss goals, it's felt rather stagnant as of late. But that's mostly because I needed a break from the low-calorie diet and heavy exercise. But now worries, I've gotten back into the swing of things.

I'm loving the Turbofire program even though it's so tough. I just keep pressing play and going for it! So far, I haven't done much for scales, but I'll probably get a new scale reading in soon. I've always been slow with my weight loss so I know not to get too hung up on my numbers.

I also managed to buy myself a swimsuit. I was hoping to wait until after I got down to 125 lbs., but I really want to exercise in the pool, and my old swimsuit is way too big. And I have to admit that I felt pretty confident in my new one which has never happened before. I feel so good about myself and how much I've accomplished. It's a great feeling. One that I hope every member on this site feels as they progress through their SP journey.
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    The last couple of days have been so nice. Wish it would stay like this!

    Your veggie garden sounds awesome!
    1285 days ago
    Good luck with your veggies!!

    TurboFire sounds interesting but I haven't looked into much. Is it like TurboJam but with more intensity?

    That's great about the swimsuit!! Very proud of you and your progress!!
    1296 days ago
  • TOPCAT93
    i want to so go cAMPing and hiking i cant stand it! good luck
    1297 days ago
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