Mixed bag of choices
Thank you so much for your advice on my previous blog, I will go searching for some of the products mentioned tomorrow. Y'all are awesome!
Today, I felt like I was pulling from a mixed bag of choices. I made decent choices for breakfast a... Read more
Let's get real for a minute.
Thicker thighs (or any close body parts) + summer heat + exercise = chafing out the wazoo.
To be perfectly honest, I feel like doing the duck waddle with every step I take. And it wasn't my exercise clothes that ... Read more
Checking In before Heading Out
I wanted to check in with all you lovely sparklers before I head off again.
I'm headed to Jacksonville, FL to visit my grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins in the morning. I'm not entirely sure how many days we will be ... Read more
10 Days and Mini-Goals
Feeling a bit proud of myself. I just hit a mini-goal. I have successfully achieved 10,000 or more steps for 10 days! ... Read more
We went out to eat for brunch... and they had banana nut bread turned into french toast topped with strawberries and mangos.
So of course I ordered it. And ate all of it plus some bacon.
Which meant that we had to take a sh... Read more
I'm in Colorado! I'm visiting my brother's family, trying to keep up my 10,000 steps a day, and not overeat on goodies.
Once I meet the goal for today, it will be the 5th day in a row that I've hit the 10,000 steps.
Yay! Small go... Read more
Here are my starting measurements (in inches) for my reboot:
Upper (R) Thigh: 25
Upper (R) Arm: 11.25
I went on a 3 mile walk last night, and I'm aiming to do another 3 this morning!
Step, step,... Read more
I'm back again!
I've graduated with a 4.0 GPA, and added back on all of the weight I'd lost.
Yay and ouch.
SW: 189 lbs
GW: 150 lbs
I asked for a Fitbit as a graduation present, so I... Read more
More or Less Hanging In There
So I definitely have not been very faithful to my eating, exercising, or updating habits...
But I am working on the SparkPeople #2Fit2Quit February challenge, and while I have not made it every day, I am increasing the number of days that I am... Read more
Checking In, Not Out!
Just a few days from now is my original goal date, September 30th. I had set my goal weight to be at 135 lbs by that time. I am not there yet. I am still working my way through the mid 150s. But I am not giving up! I am still working at it!... Read more
Highest Weight: 193.2 lbs
SP Start Weight: 180
Last Week: 154.4
This Week: 152.4
Yay! I'm finally back under 153 lbs! I've been hovering right in this some 3-5 lbs range for about 3 months now, hopefully I am finally breaking this p... Read more
Keeping It Rolling
I did end up going for a walk the other evening. In fact, I wound up jogging, too! Woot! I felt accomplished! But I ended up not doing any squats the next day because my knee kept popping. And I could feel my body really dragging after 5 st... Read more
Renewing My Determination
I've been away for a while. And even when I was on Sparkpeople, I was just logging in to spin the wheel, not to log exercise or track my food. The results are not fun. When I left for Florida close to two months ago, I just lost all my motiva... Read more
Last week I weighed in at 154 lbs after coming back from vacation.
Today I weighed in at 152.6 lbs...
So I'm slowly working my way back down to where I was when I left for vacation. But it's been difficult. I haven't had a whole lot of... Read more
Easing Back to A Routine
After close to two weeks of family vacation, I am now back to where I can get into a routine again.
Thankfully! Because I definitely need it!
I weighed myself the morning after I got back from Florida, but I had so much sodium, water... Read more