As I mentioned yesterday, my office building had a holiday party from 2-4 pm in the lobby. I figured I'd go down, maybe get something sweet and come back upstairs to do work. WRONG. There were passed trays of chocolate mousse cups, cannolis, bro... Read more
So this was my first season watching the Biggest Loser and it had its ups and downs for me. I'm blessed with the wonderful invention that is DVR and it is totally necessary to watch this program. Fast forward Bob schilling gum and subs... Fast ... Read more
Yep, I'm still running, still a "fit fatty!"
A few months ago, I wrote a blog called "But I'm Too Fat to Run!" which is still getting so much great responses from Spark members: www.sparkpeople.com/mypa ge_public_journal_individu... Read more
If you get anything from this blog, it's this: Don't settle. Love yourself now, not 100, 50 or 20 pounds from now. Never settle.
There's an acquaintance of mine, let's call her Katy, who probably weighs close to 300 pounds. She is gorgeous... Read more
November was a tough one with celebrations at the beginning and end of the month. It started out with me finding out that I passed the bar exam (I was sworn in this morning!) and ended with Thanksgiving and my birthday. Overall, it went pretty w... Read more
Measurements time, yet again. Last month I was a bit underwhelmed with my measurements considering I'd burned more calories than ever before. How will November stack up? I weighed myself post-Thanksgiving and I didn't gain any weight, so that's ... Read more
Hi everyone! Hope you enjoyed your holiday and are back to healthy habits. My Thanksgiving didn't go too badly food-wise. I tried everything but I didn't go crazy and since it was basically my only meal for the day (I had a fruit and soymilk smo... Read more
Even though the rain doesn't seem to want to quit. I'm going to mud run!
The ankle is feeling a whole lot better and I think I'll be ready to go! Thanks for all your support and well wishes.
And... here's my playlist! ... Read more
So I had a great run yesterday... and then I came out of the gym and tripped on a pothole. WHAT? Stuff like this only happens to me. I felt OK for most of the day, but came home from work with my ankle really sore.
I iced it and slept it of... Read more
...and I noticed that for the last 4-5 days, I've been eating at the upper end of my calorie range (around 1600), and I'm going to try my hardest this week to put an end to that in preparation for Thanksgiving. I had a good weekend (around 1400 ... Read more
Everyone who said my muscles would be aching after doing my first session of Jillian Michaels' 30 Day Shred (30DS) was NOT KIDDING. Of course, I felt GREAT after my first session on Monday morning, and somehow felt compelled to do ANOTHER sessio... Read more
I forgot to mention in my last blog that along with the British store, we made a stop at the local T.J. Maxx's fitness section to stock up on some home fitness equipment on Saturday. I bought some 3 lb and 6 lb hand weights, a stability ball, an... Read more
It turned out not to be the luckiest of Friday the Thirteenth, but I got through it. As I mentioned in my last blog, I was STARVING all day on Friday and it really frustrated me. Thanks to all of you, I realized it wasn't the end of the world. I... Read more
For the first time in a loooooooooong time, I have the hungry horrors. I had a great substantial breakfast with balanced protein and carbs, but was still starving at 10:30am and had a little snack. Still hungry at 11:30am. So I ate my sandwich e... Read more