Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.


    LGUTHRIE52   32,620
SparkPoints
30,000-39,999 SparkPoints
 
 
What a difference a year makes!

Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts

Sunday, May 26, 2013


These pictures were taken at the same event one year apart.The first picture was a shock to me. I knew I was large , but I didn't realize I was this large! No wonder I had no energy or hope of losing weight.I started walking in June and developed a blood clot. It was a real scare for me and a wake up call that I had to take my health seriously. From consistently tracking what I ate and doing moderate exercise and a lot of reading uplifting and encouraging stories on Spark People. com I have lost 130 pounds since last June. A total of 137! I have been struggling letting my head catch up with my body. I work 2 jobs , but have the summer off from both jobs and I plan to focus more on fitness and enjoying the summer with my two teenagers. I am so thankful that Spark People.com is a FREE website with SO much wonderful, valuable information and inspiring everyday people who have accomplished amazing things!
SHARE
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

JUDYBUGS 5/26/2013 5:07PM

    WOW! emoticon emoticon emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
ONUTHIN125 5/26/2013 4:44PM

    emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon You inspire me! emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
BARBIE176 5/26/2013 3:56PM

    emoticon emoticon what an amazing transformation. You have much to be proud of! You look emoticon Thank you for sharing with everyone! emoticon emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
BEEJAY49 5/26/2013 3:50PM

    You are awesome! HUGS!

Report Inappropriate Comment
KITT52 5/26/2013 3:18PM

    emoticon ..great job

Report Inappropriate Comment
OHANAMAMA 5/26/2013 2:43PM

    Wow! What an inspiration you are! emoticon emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
JENSHAINES 5/26/2013 2:22PM

    What an EXTRAORDINARY accomplishment! What do you think were the main things that helped you with this amazing loss? You are such an inspiration! And good for you for taking time with your teens this summer. Brava!

Report Inappropriate Comment
SKINNYROBIN100 5/26/2013 1:59PM

    WOW....I am stunned with how different you look from one pic to the other!!! You look so healthy and happy! Nice work...You have put me to shame with my not staying the course, but I now have your story to help me do it now!!!! I thank you for adding me as a friend and bringing my attention to your story!!!

Report Inappropriate Comment
KNYAGENYA 5/26/2013 1:06PM

    Good for you. You look great.

Report Inappropriate Comment
BLUENOSE63 5/26/2013 1:06PM

  OMG that is truly an amazing weight loss in such a short time....when I see these pictures, it looks like you lost an entire person.

Good for you....do you have a good maintenance plan? You should be so emoticon proud of yourself



Report Inappropriate Comment

Add Your Comment to the Blog Post


Log in to post a comment.
Member Comments Page (1010 total):  << First < Previous 19 20 21
 


Other Entries by LGUTHRIE52