ALANDRAS_SILVA's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=ALANDRAS%5FSILVA ALANDRAS_SILVA's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ The First Attempt http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4282116 It was after my birthday, February of 2010, when my roommate at the time suggested we get memberships to one of the more expensive gyms in town. I panicked, thinking that if it was critical for my friend, then I must be hideous in comparison. She had been a cheerleader when we were in high school, and I always considered her to be very pretty. I would find out later that her pretty image was much more likely due to her overwhelming self confidence. Either way, the gym was still holding a New ... Mon, 6 Jun 2011 23:50:10 EST Three months down http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4282004 It has been a long three months between working on the upkeep of my first house, picking up the slack at work, and managing to find time to embrace the cardio and kick out the fast food. <BR> Even though this is my first blog entry, I am proud to say that I am entering my last ten phase, which I've been told to take slowly. Perhaps I will try to remember and relive all of the moments leading up to this point in posts after this, as a way to help myself strengthen my goals and my reasons for j... Mon, 6 Jun 2011 22:55:39 EST