My Goals for 2012 :)
My goals are basically the same as when I started my lifestyle change on September 18th 2011. Here they are in no particular order...
1. To lose weight ( final weight to be determined, probably around 150-160lbs, but I am going to see how ... Read more
Progress Pic !
I asked my DH to take a pic of me yesterday when we were walking at the park. I was truly amazed at the difference ! I know I've had to buy a size smaller jeans, but hadn't really realized how different I look, and this is only 20 lbs difference... Read more
25lbs gone forever !
Today I reached 25lbs gone forever !! My next short term goals are to get into the 180's and not gain over Christmas. We are having a quiet Christmas this year, just the 2 of us, so I will be able to cook and not have a ton of temptation in my ... Read more
Today I have gained 1.6lbs, the first gain since I started Sparkpeople on September 18th......I'm disappointed obviously (although not totally surprised, due to weekend happenings,). HOWEVER , whereas in the past, this would have completely thro... Read more
First 10% goal reached :)
I realized on Monday that I was very close to reaching my first 10% goal (194lbs), and I blew past it today at my weigh in...192.5lbs! I'm now close to having lost 25 lbs and would like to thank you all for your support and encouragement , it ha... Read more
8 weeks and 20lbs later.......
Woohoo ! Today is not really my weigh in day, but I had to write down how happy I am ! I started SP 8 weeks ago today and I've lost 20lbs ! Wow, I'm amazed at myself ! I would like to thank my 2 sons for giving me the impetus to get started. The... Read more
A couple of NSV's, goals and lunch today (pic)
I can actually see my feet!! Without bending waayyyyy forward.......
My spare tire no longer sticks out further than my chest !
I can bend more easily without so much fat around my middle, I tried on some boots at the weekend, with side zip... Read more
Negatives and positives
This is weird, but since Wednesday when I reached "onederland", I seem to have relaxed with exercising and also eating to some extent ! WHY?? I still have a long way to go....
Hubby's work schedule has been all over the place this week, mak... Read more
Onederful Wednesday !!!
Woohoo, I made it into onederland today !! Thank you to all my Spark friends who have supported and encouraged me :)) A special thanks to Krystie who inspired me xx I feel so blessed to have found Spark People ... Read more
A bad choice !
Arrrghhhh, DH wanted to go out for lunch yesterday, we ended up at Chilis. I was not prepared and had no idea which was the best choice. I ended up with the Quesadilla Explosion salad as DH wanted me to choose from the 2 for $20 menu. There was ... Read more
5k and a NSV !
Today I did the 5K...woohoo !! DH came with me as promised, but then proceeded to march me round the trail....left, left, left, right , left !!! lol. The trail has 2 uphill parts to it and I have to admit that he had to pull me up them a couple... Read more
A perfect Fall day ! (pic)
Today was such a beautiful day here in NC, a great day to be alive, that I wanted to share this pic with you .It's taken from the bridge going over the lake by my home.
I changed my weigh in day to today as Mondays weren't working out for ... Read more
Inches lost :)
Well, I didn't reach onederland today, but that's ok, I WILL get there :) I have lost a total of 7 inches though in a month, so that pleased me !! I haven't really noticed much of a change in the way clothes fit yet, well, I can zip my jeans up... Read more
ONEderland is in sight !!
I feel better today, thank goodness. I don't like feeling like I did yesterday ! I got on the scale this morning, and only have 2.6 lbs to go (well 2.7 !) until I reach onederland ...woohoo ! My official weigh in day is Monday, but I'm doing a H... Read more