Tommorrow is my first 5K I am so excited!!
Tommorrow is my first 5k with my husband and my skinny sister- the one who motivates me to run, She has completed a marathon- and qualified for the boston marathon-. I want to run a marathon before my 45th birthday I will be 42 in couple months.... Read more
You must change your old habits to allow new ones to come in,, like old friends that need to be repl
Okay, I am going to admit this. I have done very well so far. Why because I work at it daily each day getting stronger, leaner, more educated and I pack my foods in a small cooler and I dont allow others to interfer with my new lifestyle. I have... Read more
I changed my surroundings my lifestyle and emotional OA habits and it works,,
I have finally changed my envirment around me, the food pantry at my house. I dont eat HFCS and really eat clean. I changed my habits with foods and I have all my support people on my team. When I was in California it was easy, I had a gym down... Read more
I am so proud of myself for the lessons I have learned and can share
I have finally lost 22 lbs because I care about me, I did it for me.
1. I have learned to drink water all day long no matter how many times I have to use the bathroom.
2. I learned to be honest and admit I have an emotional eating disorder... Read more
If you want to be healthy you can do it anywhere if you have power from withing and support
In my past when I travel or visit people I fall off track- always. We had to drive across country from California to Oaklahoma( visit father in law who had stroke) and drive to our home in TN). I would just go through drives throughs with my hub... Read more
UGgg I am leaving California to go home To Tennessee makes me nervous
Okay-I have been in California as my hubby has worked here for the last 6 1/2 months where I gained control of my health. It was easy because the gym was 15mins down the road-they had day care there for my 2 year old-and the people here are mor... Read more
My new holiday habits,,,
I finally stood my ground on what dinner menu I wanted for Easter since I eat clean.I stood my ground by buying enough food for everyone and fresh strawberries for dessert. I drank water all day. I didnt pig out I didnt do my usual give in and ... Read more
If you can be really honest with yourself this works,, its hard but it works
I know I have had my head in the sand like an ostrich for the past couple of years. I have really been honest with myself about the food= love thing. I grew up in a householdwhere there was tons of food, parties, and my Dad loved sweets.
He p... Read more
One size doesnt fit all what I learned from having my metabolism measured
OMG I went and had my metabolism professionally checked with heart rate and goal or fat loss and muscle building. FIRST I NEED 2800 calories a day for my weight loss- YUP I HAVE A HIGH METABOLSIM who wouldof thought that,, I also burn tons of m... Read more
Setting up my new surroundings once I am back home in Tennessee
Today I met with a trainer to go over what I have been doing. my goals, my overall what changed in me to get here and how did I put on the weight to begin with. There is so much confusion out there on diets, too much cardio versus free weight... Read more
The easter bunny is going to bite my sister,,
Yesterday I had to call my sister, she is a size 4 never had a weight issue, runs like crazy, blah blah blah. I asked her what she wants for dinner since she is flying in for my easter at my mothers and its also my mothers birthday. I know she h... Read more
I actually had to buy small tops and gave my mom my old tops
I went into my closet yesterday to get ready to go out shopping with my mom who is naturally thin and she is tall 5 9 I did not inherit her legs,her blonde danish traits but hopefully her attitude she has always been positive and upbeat person. ... Read more
changing choices leads to loss and strength I am finally sparked
I have finally learned that my choices are excatly that my choices. I am the captain of this vessel. Last night we had our anniversary dinner I worked out before we went but this time I I didnt touch that mean old bread basket, and I had half th... Read more
I have finally learned to say NO thank you and mean it,,,,
I have finally learned to say no thank you and mean it. I was with my mother and having dinner at her house when she tells me what she and her friends who have potlucks were mak,, BUT I told her NO I am working out and on a clean eating program ... Read more
I love the work outs I am doing and do I have the nutrition thing right?
Well I am going to the gym averaging m-f one hour cardio class and strength training different musclc groups. I am eating clean staying at about 1200 calories and then the excersize tracker says I may not be getting enough calories so what to ad... Read more