Winter challenge, coming right up!
We're in week 8 of the fall round of the BLC, with the winter round starting mid-December. The winter round will be my 5th season with the challenge, and yes, I still love it! I've met a lot of incredible people. My dragon team is more a famil... Read more
Leaves of Change Fall Challenge Goals
Oh I just love doing this lol. This time around, instead of just posting my goals, I'm going to post my start weight, start measurements and pics as well. Oh goody! lol So here goes:
Start weight: (I'll edit this 9/7 with my challenge S... Read more
Challenge time again, fall round starting soon!
For anybody who wants to try their hand at a little friendly competition, please got to the Biggest Loser Summer Challenge ALL Teams page (the first team listed on my page) and join us! This is a 10 week challenge. We have 10 teams of 24 membe... Read more
One week down
Time to do a smoking evaluation for the first week. I did really well last week, even with the crazy schedule, lack of sleep and overall busy week.
The most I had in any one day was 12, maybe 13, but most of the days were under 10. That's... Read more
I'm posting this to force myself to commit to it lol.
Starting today, I'm going to begin tapering off on my smoking until I quit again. I know myself, and cold turkey will end in a homicide charge and a cheesecake for dinner. Right now, I... Read more
I'll get there...
So since hitting the 100 lb mark, my body has rebelled and I've gained some back. It's been a struggle all month to get it back down. Up and down, up and down. It's seriously driving me nuts!
Post-PT, my foot has been pretty good so far.... Read more
It was a struggle, but I hit it!
My first time around on Spark, I was motivated, pumped up and ready to lose! And better still, ready to NEVER pick those pounds back up. I had a great workout routine, I weighed and measured everything I ate and I did great! I'm not saying it... Read more
Summer challenge goals
It's about that time again! Time to set my goals for the Summer Strong BL Challenge!
I've got 4 main goals this time around. Well, there's a lot I'd LIKE to accomplish, but baby steps....lol
1. Do 3 cardio workouts a week (I'm not su... Read more
One step closer with my foot
I leave in about a half hour to go the my orthopedist appointment. He won't let me delay any longer. Today will be the cortisone shot. ... Read more
Ready for a challenge?
Are you struggling to reach your goals? Are you on track but could use some extra motivation? Do you do your best when you're part of a team?
The summer round of the BLC starts in June and we're looking for more willing participants! The... Read more
Down, down, down goes the ticker goal!
Today was weigh-in for my 5% challenge team, and today another goal went down. That makes 20% of my new high weight of just under 275 when I restarted in November. I was expecting MAYBE 220 on the scales this morning and was pleasantly surpris... Read more
Good elliptical session
Yesterday was the cookout and I overloaded on carbs, and an AMAZING potato salad that had bacon and apples in it! lol
Today was a busy day off. I got laundry done, went grocery shopping to restock my fruits and veggies for my shakes, made ... Read more
I'm working today, just put on my boot to try to ease up the heel soreness a bit. Sometime this evening, I'll be heading to Sherri's for a cookout with her family.
Tonight I want to try the elliptical again for a bit. I made it 15 minutes... Read more
Need to find a little focus
*WARNING* I'm in a foul mood, so if you're sick of hearing people complain on their blogs, skip mine.
I'm in a fog-brain, muddled, blah sort of state right now. Things aren't progressing how I'd like them to and I'm beyond frustrated with... Read more
Ortho appointment today
So my appointment with the orthopedists went pretty well today. Since I'm showing improvement, I get to continue PT for another 4-6 weeks! I'm happy about that (not so happy about $50 a week to PAY for it though) because I feel like we're maki... Read more