Getting Serious! Setting goals and keeping my eyes on the prize!
Wednesday, May 16, 2012      7 comments

So I'm doing couch to 5k...so far so good being day one, lol. I'm really trying to get down my eating habits. I've been experimenting with making green smoothies. So yummy! I never in a million years thought a smoothie made with spinach could ta... Read more
I'm Back and I've brought about 7 pounds with me...
Thursday, December 01, 2011      3 comments

It's good to be back so sad that I have to lose this weight, but at least I'm nipping it in the bud now, before I get too far out of control. I don't want to be 140 pounds again and wearing size 10s. As it stands I'm about 132ish and my 6s are r... Read more
I Reached Goal!!!!
Saturday, April 30, 2011      8 comments

I got an unexpected surprise when I woke up this morning which is that I reached my goal weight!!! Although, it took waaaay longer than I planned, I'm happy to reach 125 pounds today! I was in shock! I weighed myself a couple of times and it sai... Read more
Maintaining and even lost a bit!
Sunday, March 06, 2011      2 comments

So I can't really say I've been going full out for the last 2 months. I really have not. I sort of went into maintain mode where I basically tried to avoid gaining back what I've lost. I've managed to do that, and now that I'm going into my last... Read more
130.2 lbs - I LOST TEN POUNDS!!!!!!!
Monday, December 13, 2010      6 comments

Yay!!! I've lost 10 pounds!!! Well, 9.8 but whatever - I'm still happy!!!! Yaaaaay! 4 more pounds to go make it a 10% weight loss. I should take a pic! Maybe on the weekend :)... Read more
Closing in on 10 pounds lost!
Sunday, December 05, 2010      2 comments

So I am a little more than 1.5 pounds away from losing 10 pounds! Yay! I'm so excited!!! Just when I thought I was in a plateau...BOOM....I'm down another pound, LOL...So when I started out my weight loss regimen I had just gotten back from Cuba... Read more
Changing things Up
Friday, December 03, 2010      4 comments

So I feel my motivation wearing off, and it's showing on the scale. It hasn't budged in a while and I'm petering out....so to stave that off I've decided to mix up my routine at the gym. I've decided to join in on more classes instead of running... Read more
Feeling Happy About My Progress
Friday, November 19, 2010      2 comments

I feel good about what I've accomplished so far. I've nearly lost 7 of the first 15 pounds that I want to lose. I can tell that the closer I get to that 125, it's not going to cut it. I reaize that 8 more pounds is not going to have me looking t... Read more
About My Knee
Wednesday, November 10, 2010      3 comments

This knee pain is not going away. I tried switching from the treadmill to the elliptical and it's not helping. My knee feels as though it's getting worse and now my left one is starting to act up as well. However, the right one hurts pretty cons... Read more
Going Back to School (well, maybe)
Friday, November 05, 2010      1 comments

Today I wrote an entrance exam for a course called Personal Support Worker. Basically the jyst of the job is a health care worker who assists the elderly, disabled and children with daily tasks. I am hoping that I passed the exam! It was pretty ... Read more
I Think I'm in the Weight Loss Zone!
Thursday, November 04, 2010      3 comments

The weight is finally coming off...I think it was 2 or 3 days ago I whined about being stuck at 138.6 and yesterday I woke up at 137.6 and today I woke up at 136.6! The pounds are coming off and I am down half an inch around my tummy. I am eatin... Read more
My Staple Foods List
Wednesday, November 03, 2010      4 comments

So I've come up with a basic grocery list of foods that I want to always have on hand for eating right. This is very basic and just a start. I may add to it at some point but these are foods that I like and eat often and are acceptable for my he... Read more
137.8 - Yes! Moving in the Right Direction!
Wednesday, November 03, 2010      5 comments

Yay! I woke up to 137.8 this morning! Woo hoo! I'd been so discouraged lately at seeing between 138.2 and 138.6 consistently. It looks like I'm a slow loser right now, but hopefully, my metabolism will kick up as I build more muscle. My body fat... Read more
Variety May Be the Spice of Life, BUT...
Monday, November 01, 2010      2 comments

I'm starting to think that while variety is a good thing in most aspects of life, it may not be so conducive to a weight loss regimen. From what I've been seeing and researching, most people who've been really successful at losing weight have do... Read more
Why is this so hard? What am I doing wrong?
Sunday, October 31, 2010      9 comments

As much as I try and push it away, discouragement just keeps plaguing me. I wake up everyday to the same 138 pounds...I feel as though basically I've not lost anything. I feel as though being "good" hasn't paid off. I do realize that I have inde... Read more

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