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A new semester and a clean slate

Thursday, January 17, 2013      1 comments

I had an amazing summer of 2012, unfortunately my fall could only be described as awful. I got back to school and was dumped, I then lived with him for a couple months before I moved. I went home for a few days because my parents were sick (and ... Read more

Trying something new: A Week of Pinterest! Day 1 - Mushrooms

Monday, September 17, 2012      1 comments

I had a wonderful weekend visiting my best friend. We celebrated her 21st birthday and my success so far and toasted to new beginnings. MY family told me they wouldn't give me a hard time for piercing my nose if I lost 20 pounds first. So this w... Read more

I broke 200!

Friday, September 07, 2012      7 comments

So I finally broke the 200 pound mark a couple weeks ago. M weight has fluctuated and I have gained and lost a little above and below but as of my weekly weigh in today (despite being super sick and unable to exercise) I seem to be hovering arou... Read more

Gaining weight due to medications...

Sunday, July 15, 2012      2 comments

So this week I have been extremely frustrated. I counted my calories. I exercised several times. But the medications the doctors put me on caused me to gain 2 pounds. I am done taking the meds but now I have an extra 2 pounds to lose. Which mea... Read more

July Goal - Trying to be more active on sparkpeople.

Monday, July 09, 2012      0 comments

My goal for July is to be more active on sparkpeople. I joined years ago but nothing ever really clicked. Why? Because I didn't use it properly. I always tend to get really active for a few days and then not log on. I have been using the sparkpe... Read more

I feel like things have finally "clicked"

Friday, July 06, 2012      1 comments

This summer has been wonderful for me. I know in the past I have had a lot of "I CAN DO THIS!" posts and acted like I had a good attitude but I never really believed. This is the first time I have truly felt like I will actually do this. I have ... Read more

Healthy Living Binder

Friday, June 29, 2012      2 comments

So I have decided to get a three ring binder and stuff it full of stuff that I would like to have handy during my weight loss journey. Motivational quotes and cartoons on the covers, then the first section will be my list of goals, then in the m... Read more

I have a new goal

Tuesday, May 29, 2012      3 comments

So I have a new goal. I am living in florida for the summer and working at a wildlife center down here. Good news is I am doing a lot of physical activities throughout the day. Then when I get home I go exercise with my cousin. I have lost a few... Read more

Thankful for the support of the people in my life

Wednesday, February 22, 2012      0 comments

Today I am feeling very thankful for my friends and family. My parents have done a lot to encourage me. Providing me with the things I need in order to succeed in my weight loss. They encouraged me when I lost and comforted me when I gained. My ... Read more

Do you consider this "cheating"? (Dealing with self image issues)

Sunday, February 19, 2012      6 comments

So I was talking to my mom about some of my concerns about weight loss. This is the first time I have ever thought about these because honestly I think this is the first time I have ever really believe I can do this. I have two really big concer... Read more

10% :-)

Saturday, February 18, 2012      1 comments

So I have lost 7.5 pounds since the end of January. I would like to lose around 75 pounds this year. I will have a little more to go next year to hit my goal weight but my big goal is 75 pounds. That means that the 7.5 pounds I have lost is 10% ... Read more

The past three weeks.

Monday, February 13, 2012      0 comments

It has been three weeks since my blog about starting over. I am happy to announce I am still making progress! In the past three weeks I have lost a little over 6 pounds. That is about 2 pounds a week! My car broke down and I couldn't get to ... Read more

I don't remember...

Wednesday, February 08, 2012      0 comments

So I was trying to think today of what I ate. I didn't log anything today and I ate a lot of food. I know comfort eating is bad but everyone slips up sometimes. I was sitting here trying to think of what I ate and I couldn't remember. I stuffed ... Read more


Saturday, January 28, 2012      2 comments

So it has been a week since I started trying to lose weight again. During this week I have actually made progress. I lost 2.4 pounds this week! That is including slip ups and the fact I haven't even gone to the gym yet. I used my wii fit a coup... Read more

Down one pound.

Monday, January 23, 2012      0 comments

So I admit when it comes to my health I have been a slacker this past year. I thought things would change in 2012. I guess I was waiting for the weight loss fairy to come along. Turns out that did not happen. So here I am in my dorm room writing... Read more

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