Spring Break and a Funeral
Not quite the same as the movie title.
Hello everyone. During BLC 17 I went from 348.8 down to 331.6 so I managed, in 8 weeks to lose 17.2 pounds. Not too shabby, could have been better, could definitely have been worse.
Then it was... Read more
BLC #17 WUB # 5/6 oops!
I had been doing so well! To be honest, though, this is the most I've blogged since HS when I used to blog daily. Now, you're lucky to get a FB update out of me 1x/day. :P
My official weight as of Sunday morning was 336.0 which is 58 pou... Read more
BLC#17 WUB #4 + Measurements
My sickness from the past two weeks finally came to a head this week as an upper respiratory and sinus infection...yay. That had me out of commission both Monday and Tuesday.
My weight-loss this week - 0. yay. :( Reall... Read more
BLC #17 - Visual Motivator
I made this visual as a peek into my brain as to what my motivators are.
Some are life goals, and some are specific attributes I would like to have, it's just whatever inspired me.
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BLC#17 WUB #3
I have had a seriously busy and feeling-like-ick-and-death week. As I write this, I am nursing my cold with coffee and Dayquil. haha.
My weight-loss this week - 2.6 pounds! :D
Here were our weekly challenges and how ... Read more
BLC#17 WUB #2
Oh my! (A la George Takei) A blog TWO weeks in a row?? Whoda thunkit?
This week has been good. I was only able to formally exercise for about 1.5 hours this week, verses my normal 3+ but I also did not consume as many calories each day. ... Read more
I would like to point out something rather exciting:
Last August, when I started my first BLC with the 20 somethings group these were my stats:
Mile time: 20+ minutes
Situps in 1 minute: 15 (POORLY formed)
Pushups in 1 minute: 10 (... Read more
BLC#17 - WUB #1 (of many!)
Hello again! *clears out the dust and cobwebs*
...yeah, this thing hasn't seen much use in the past few months, but here's hoping that might change!
This week we have several challenges and goals:
Nutrition: Use a calorie count... Read more
I'm feeling all WUBy Dovey (and Color me Rad!)
Guess what I did? A 5k!!! The "Color Me Rad!" 5k in Blacksburg was this Saturday and it was awesome! Admittedly, this is not a 5k you do for speed, you do it for the experience of breathing in gallons of colored cornstar... Read more
Being Sick Has Its Benefits! and other NSV's
As I mentioned in my last blog. I have had bronchitis for the better part of a week and some change. It has been supremely sucktastic. Adding to this the fact that I've been going to bed at 12-1 and getting up between 3 and 4, I have felt gen... Read more
To WUB or not to WUB that is the question?
I am not dead! In fact, I haven't really fallen off the wagon, I've still been doing what I'm supposed to be doing, I've just been so SWAMPED with life that I can only briefly get on SP each day, log everything, comment on a few posts, and pass ... Read more
Party in Pink Zumbathon 2012! - Christiansburg, VA
Even as I am sitting here writing this I can feel the muscles in my abs, back, and legs yelling at me for my behavior yesterday, I am SO happy that I did it.
I've done Zumba before, in fact, I do an hour of Zumba every week, but never, in ... Read more
I can has it?
So today, at lunch, my friend brought in hummus with cucumbers, and my jaw hit the floor. I LOVE chips and dip, in fact, it may very well be the one food I could eat forever without getting tired of it. But I'd basically r... Read more
A trip, a slip, and a zumbathon! (WUB #2)
The past 5 days have been absolute madness. Simply, and purely, madness.
As you all know, I flew to Texas to be the maid-of-honor and my friend's wedding. The flight was, as to be expected, kind of miserable. I am 6'1" ... Read more
Ok, I am flying out tomorrow afternoon for my best friend's wedding in Texas (I live in Virginia). I am going to have to figure out what to eat for dinner Thursday, food all day Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (getting back to Virginia late Sund... Read more