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Getting Real
Thursday, January 03, 2013      4 comments

Well, as I previously mentioned, I gained 2.5 lbs over the holidays in the time that I should have lost 2.5 lbs - leaving me a total of 5 lbs behind what I could have done. I estimated that at about 4 "weeks" lost even though it was a physical ... Read more
Resolutions - a four letter word?
Wednesday, January 02, 2013      8 comments

So I've been seeing a lot of blogs and SP motivational sayings that are against resolutions. My favorite anti-resolution SP saying is "don't make resolutions, make yourself!" While this seems on the surface to be motivational, I am not sure wh... Read more
Sugar headache
Tuesday, January 01, 2013      5 comments

Started eating healthy again yesterday. Last night and today I've been suffering from a detox headache after a 2 week long sugar binge. No wonder it is hard for people to recover from the bad decisions over the holidays! I just keep re... Read more
Monday, December 31, 2012      0 comments

2.5 lbs is the cost of my Holidays. I've gained 2.5 lbs over the last 2 weeks which is about a 2 week setback for me and a lost 2 weeks, so I am now a month behind where I wanted to be. That isn't TOO bad, though of course not the dire... Read more
This weight loss thing isn't easy, but it isn't rocket science either...
Friday, December 07, 2012      3 comments

1+1=2 ......... diet + exercise = weight loss The math really does work, people! Why can't everyone do this? Just like people who think they stink at math, there are people who think they can't lose weight. I used to be one of th... Read more
Last day of November - and goals.
Friday, November 30, 2012      5 comments

On the last day of October I noted that I weighed 168 lbs, and had lost 6.8 lbs in October.
al.asp?blog_id=5118759 Today, on the last day of November I am very... Read more
Busy schedule - fitness
Sunday, November 18, 2012      5 comments

Well my workload has just increased dramatically. I'm working on writing my PhD thesis, and my research contract was just reduced to 50% part time.... so, in order to supplement my salary and to gain some teaching experience, I've started tutor... Read more
Hey! she looks like a runner!
Saturday, November 03, 2012      2 comments

I really really really really (did I mention really?) didn't want to go running this morning. It was raining, and I had the worst PMS cramps of all time OF ALL TIME! But I didn't run all week because I had a cold, and the weather was aw... Read more
Last day of October.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012      3 comments

On the last day of September in my blog, I noted that I weighed 174.8 lbs, and wondered where I would be on the last day of October.
al.asp?blog_id=5080628 To... Read more
Saturday, October 27, 2012      3 comments

So in the ongoing saga of my unexplained joint pain, my joint specialist tested my thyroid function. Seems there is some indication that I have mild (or early stage) primary hypothyroidism (under-active thyroid). My thyroid stimulating ... Read more
still enjoying the view!
Friday, October 26, 2012      1 comments

I don't fixate on my BMI, since I don't think it is super important anyway - but I just recalculated it for the first time in a while, and it has gone down 5.4 points! I started at 33.6, and I am now 28.2! What??? I also cheated ... Read more
Thursday, October 25, 2012      3 comments

Well, it seems it may have happened? I might be in my first plateau of this weight loss journey. It was bound to happen sooner or later. I last reported on my mysterious weight gain that I'm attributing to my increased yoga strength trainin... Read more
surprise weight gain
Sunday, October 21, 2012      5 comments

So I went to the advanced yoga class last week thursday, and again yesterday. It is safe to say that my arms and shoulders and core muscles are all more than a little sore (my legs are fine since they are used to being worked hard by running).... Read more
Friday, October 19, 2012      1 comments

My partner dragged me out of the house kicking and screaming (ok, not literally, but almost) to go running this evening. We scheduled it, we have to do it.... that is our rule. No excuses once it's in the calendar. Well, were back now. ... Read more
Sucess and Oreos (no thanks to)
Thursday, October 18, 2012      7 comments

Wow.... I feel like a steam train! Nothing can stop me this month! So far in October, I've lost nearly 5 lbs (4.7 lbs so far) and 1 inch from my waist! And I still have almost half of October still to go! I looked at myself in the ... Read more

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