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Game Plan for Operation Beautiful Bride
Tuesday, January 06, 2015      0 comments

Well, I'm ready! Time to lose the crazy amount of weight I've packed on over the last year. The best way I've found to start losing weight is to have PLAN. So here is mine: Game Plan • Write up benefits of losing weight every time a weigh... Read more
Anxiety, Wellbutrin, and Me
Tuesday, September 17, 2013      1 comments

Well, I'm back after another bout with anxiety and depression. It's very hard to get that under control, and losing my doctor to prison for insurance fraud (!!!) certainly didn't help! Today, I finally have made it in to see a very nice PA who I... Read more
SparkPeople and essay for my English class too!
Monday, November 12, 2012      1 comments has truly changed the course of my entire life. It is unbelievable the effect having excess weight can have on a person’s life both professionally and personally. The day I discovered SparkPeople, an online weight loss and fitne... Read more
An honest assesment of me at goal weight
Monday, September 12, 2011      3 comments

I set some very specific goals for myself long, long ago that I wanted to accomplish by reaching 135. I'm finally there! Let's see how I did. :) My Goals: I want to: *feel smooth (no lumps and bumps) --Well, I still have some lumps... Read more
Saturday, September 10, 2011      2 comments

It's amazing how you think that with weight loss you will instantly solve the problems of your life: if I just lose x pounds I will be secure and loved and suddenly win the lotto. lol Unfortunately, it just doesn't work like that. I'm less ... Read more
Time to get serious--again. :)
Monday, December 06, 2010      1 comments

Well, well. After months of not being able to get motivated again, and a 4 month period of personal chaos in which I gained back 11 pounds (!), I'm finally really serious. I have jump started my weight loss with a 4 day streak at the gym and a f... Read more
Biggest Loser Challenge
Monday, February 16, 2009      0 comments

Yay! New Motivation! Today I joined my friend's Biggest Loser Challenge they're doing at her work. It's $10 to enter, $1 to each week's biggest loser, and 25 cents for every pound you gain to each week's biggest loser. At the end of the compe... Read more
Unroll the Paper Towels!
Monday, May 05, 2008      0 comments

The team leader of leaving 170-ville posted this and I LOVE it! Check this out: I saw this in another forum and wanted to share with you. This is a pretty good explanation of the visual representation of fat loss that was emailed to m... Read more
Down another pound AND a pants size!
Thursday, May 01, 2008      2 comments

Last week I picked up a pair of size 12 work pants to be my "goal" pants. I couldn't quite button them....close, but not quite. Well, I put them on today...I mean REALLY put them on. They look good enough I'm wearing them to work today. :) So... Read more
Somebody Noticed!
Wednesday, February 13, 2008      0 comments

Yesterday at work, a girl came in who I see once every couple of months. She said hi and immediately followed that with "you've lost some weight." :) I loved how she said that. Not "have you lost some weight?". She KNEW I had. (Note to self: ... Read more
Confused by myself
Tuesday, September 18, 2007      1 comments

I'm seeing a weight loss and already I can feel my mind trying to sabotage it. I don't know if it's saying "you're doing so good, you don't have to be quite so careful--do you?" or "Are you truly sure you're ready for this change--you better slo... Read more
I'm scared to lose weight!
Saturday, September 15, 2007      3 comments

It has just occured to me what is "working" for me with this extra unhealthy weight. As long as I'm not working to lose weight, I never have to confront the question "What if I'm not sexy at my goal weight?". At least right now I have an excuse-... Read more