Well, Monday is almost here. I'm excited and nervous for it, but I'm starting to get cold feet. Is weight loss surgery the route I really want to go? I've been weighing the pros and cons all evening and I'm torn--this could be due to my anxiety ... Read more
My PCOS Story
Here I am, sitting at the computer debating whether or not I should even be writing this. If my family reads it, they may become upset with me--whether that is anger or pity, I don't know. I would rather not have family continue to pity me, but ... Read more
Week 2 Walk Your Way to 5K
I just completed Week 2 of the program. I'm still feeling pretty good about it. Not at the speed I used to be, but that's to be expected.
Anyways, todays program was to walk an even 2 miles. I did it in 42 minutes. I've shaved a minute off ... Read more
What to do...What to do...
Unfortunately, it has been an incredibly lazy day. However, I did manage to get up before 9 am and start some laundry.
I planned the day's meals late last night, and I managed to follow through with that meal plan today.
Breakfast: 1... Read more
Week 1 Walk Your Way to 5K
Well, I just completed Week 1 of Sparkpeople's Walk Your Way to 5K, and let me tell you, I may be sweaty but I feel great.
I really need to take things just one day at a time. That way, I don't lose the motivation I currently have. I signed... Read more
Okay, so I don't get on here nearly as often as I should. Shame on me! But anyways, just thought I'd post a quick update on my life.
Currently I weigh 305.2 lbs. Two years ago I weighed 100 lbs. less. 100 lbs! What has happened to me? I gue... Read more
1 Year Down, Forever To Go
Well my husband and I celebrated our one year anniversary this week, but boy, has it been rough.
Well, it was yesterday (Monday), and Ross decided to take me to Red Lobster for lunch (my favorite) since he had to work that afternoon. Well.... Read more
Cedar Point Walk of Shame
I got back from Ohio on Wednesday night. Let me tell you...it was the worst vacation of my life.
Let's just say I've been planning this vacation for months. My husband and I were going with six of our friends. We paid for our tickets and ho... Read more
Still Trying to Start Gaining Momentum
I'm really struggling. I have not done anything productive with my health. I work, sleep, eat, and go back to work again. I don't have energy to do anything, and when I do, I don't see any progress.
What can I do? Where can I get the proper... Read more
Why is it so much harder this time?
I'm facing a dilemma.
When I first started Sparkpeople nearly 3 years ago, the weight just fell off. This time around, after I gained back all of my weight lost and THEN some, I'm easily discouraged at not seeing the scale move. Yes, I know... Read more
Post Valentine's Day
Well, another Valentine's Day has come and gone. I was gone for work most of the day but came home to some lovely flowers, chocolates, and a homemade dinner. He worked so hard. I definitely married a keeper. Too bad I was so incredibly drained t... Read more
January 1st Couple Weigh-In
Goal Weight: 222 Goal Weight: 200
Weight Loss: -60 Weight Loss: -28.8
Body Fat % 46.20% Body Fat % 19.80%
BMI 46.9 BMI 31.1
Weight 282... Read more
Pizza is my Downfall...
Ok, so my favorite food is, of course, pizza.
I crave it all the time and I could eat it everyday if I could. It's so crazy, you'd swear I was pregnant (I'm not).
Does anyone have any tips to help with these cravings?
I've tried L... Read more
Trial Run of Weight Watchers
I'm kind of doing this on my own but my mother-in-law left her WW stuff at our house when they moved out. So, I decided to try it for myself. I'm on day 4 so far and it hasn't been too terrible, but I'm just hoping I can stay motiva... Read more
Disappointed in Myself
This month I have managed to lose a little weight then gain it all back and then some. In all, I gained about 4 lbs. I am not happy with this. Not at all. And yet, I still find myself eating crap. I need to be more mindful of what I am eating. A... Read more