Busy, Busy, Busy!!
I decided that since my week has been so busy and I couldn't possibly fit it all in my statusso I thought that I would just post a blog about it!!!!
Wow this week has been busy. Our family has had a birthday everyday this week!!! Tuesday m... Read more
I bought new t-shirts yesterday. I am happy to say I am into a Large and they are not tight!!!!! At one point I was into extra Large and they were tight. I probably could have been into a 2x. I am also fitting into a size 12 jean with room to s... Read more
I have to share that I am now down by 20 lbs!!! It is exciting for me to reach this point. A month and a half ago, I was stuck. It didn't seem like the scale was moving at all. But perserverence, good encouragement from my sparkfriends and hubby... Read more
I have finally done it!!! I have finally lost my 15 lbs. I know that I have a lot more to go, but this morning when I needed a bit of motivation there it was on the scale staring straight back up at me!!! 15lbs are finally gone!!!! I am so glad!... Read more
Burn Baby Burn!!!
Before when I went to the gym I relied on the machine to tell me how much I was burning. It did work, I did burn. But I recently bought a heart rate monitor watch that I wear when I workout. I also looked up the heart rate that I am supposed to ... Read more
So this morning I went in to have my measurements done for bootcamp and to see if I lost any inches at all. Drum roll please!!!!!!! I lost 16.5 inches!!!!! The big surprise was the 3 inches that I lost off of the circumference of my shoulders an... Read more
Where am I today.
Well here I am!! Here is an update as to where I am today. I was and am stuck at my present weight. I am hoping to get to 10lbs gone tomorrow, as it will be the start of October. I only have 1 lb to go and I have been really working hard lately ... Read more
Here I am and it is Day 3 of bootcamp. No I am not in the army, but I decided that to help me be a bit more focused that I would join a Bootcamp exercise program. I have to say that Day 3 is hard. Day 1 and Day 2 were also hard. But this is what... Read more
Bitten by the sweet tooth
I have a problem with sugar. For the past 2 weeks I have been craving sugar. I mean, anytime I think it is about sugar. I have decided that if I want to work on the weight then I am going to have to work on the sugar. So my goal in writing this ... Read more
A push-up a day will keep the doctor away
Yesterday I saw an article on Yahoo about getting rid of 500 calories a day, so I thought that I would read it to see what it said. It had things on there like drinking enough water and eating your veggies. In fact I found that I followed most o... Read more
Aches and pains of added weight
So I guess I didn't realize what I was doing to myself. By gaining back some of the weight and not being active, my body started to rebel. I as a 27 year old women should not have problems with my back, knee joints, shoulder joints, ect, but I d... Read more
My little measuring cup!!! (Breaking the bad habits series)
I have found that one of my healthy habits that has slipped in recent months is the use of my measuring cup. I am not talking about just measuring recipies, I am talking about measuring the food I put on my plate. When I measure I find out exact... Read more
Baby and getting back on track.
Baby Morgan was born on February 3, 2011 at 7lbs 14 oz. She was 10 days late and I can now have sympathy for those that were overdue. It is not fun. I did not enjoy the waiting process. But we are pretty excited that our little girl is here. She... Read more
Oh so close to 50!!
I am only 6 lbs away from losing a total of 50 lbs. It is pretty exciting. The only thing is that I have been stuck here for about a month and a half. I upped my exercise and I am trying to eat healthy, but lately I feel like I have been slippin... Read more
Confessions of a sugar queen.
Forgive me, it has been way too long since my last confession. I am here divulge that I am a sugar queen. For the past few weeks, I have craved and indulged in any and all forms of sugar. Brownies, cookies, candy, ice cream and cake. I am happy ... Read more