Hello friends. Last update was about a year ago where my goal was to lose enough weight to fit into my bridesmaid dress for my friend's wedding in September. Well, I succeeded! The dress fit perfectly, I didn't have to wear Spanx (THANK GOD) and... Read more
It has been about three weeks since my last blog post. I am still going strong. The junk food is still in my house and I have not touched any of it - cookies, chips, cupcakes cookie cake, Reese's, M&Ms, etc. I don't feel tempted at all, and it f... Read more
So, here's a rundown of what has happened in the last 34875938475 years since I've been active on SparkPeople.
2014 = weight gain. Beginning of 2015 = more weight gain.
I joined Weight Watchers this past fall.... Read more
Hi, SP! Quick update. Unfortunately I managed to pack on some pounds over the holidays. I ended my 3+ year relationship right before Thanksgiving, started a new relationship right after Thanksgiving, and I have been spending a lot of time with m... Read more
It has been almost six months since I've published a SparkPeople blog, and almost eight months since I've done anything with my weight loss blog on WordPress. I spend most of my day on the computer at work, and I guess the last thing I want to d... Read more
Yesterday marked one year since I reached my weight loss goal of 50 pounds. I am proud to say that I have kept it off, and better yet, I am one size smaller than I was a year ago! I promised myself that I will never, ever be the unhealthy, overw... Read more
Hi friends! So I ended up joining the gym I was interested in - something I never thought I would do. I'm finally getting back into a routine, and I've been dragging my butt to the gym three nights a week after work. I'm proud of myself - my job... Read more
My beautiful 14-year-old cat, Baby, passed away peacefully on Tuesday at the veterinarian. He was suffering from oral cancer, and a tumor had developed on the right side of his face, making it very difficult for him to eat and also making him bl... Read more
Okay - Today I visited the gym I'm semi-interested in joining. I'll call it Gym 1. I got a tour - there are two pools and a Jacuzzi, plenty of cardio machines, weight machines (which have FitLinxx, which is basically a computerized "trainer" tha... Read more
Hi, friends! It has been a busy week. I started my new job last Monday as a sales associate at a local furniture store. There's a ton of training involved so it's a little overwhelming but overall I think it will work out. As of right now, the e... Read more
I finally found a job! Starting next Monday, I will be a sales professional in a local furniture store. I'm really excited, and I'll even be working with one of my old friends from elementary school. Since 90% of my clothes are casual, I went sh... Read more
Ugh, I have a pounding headache and my tummy feels weird...I have to babysit two rambunctious toddlers tonight until midnight or so, so I hope I feel better. I'd hate to cancel on the parents, but there's no way I'll be able to keep up with them... Read more
I bought a box of red quinoa from Wegmans a few months ago and had been searching for recipe ideas. I found a few I was thinking of trying, and then I was like SCREW IT! I'm going to experiment! ...which is what I did.
My best friend was in town, so we pretty much had a cooking marathon all week...because that's what we do. We both tried kale chips for the first time (SO GOOD OMG), we made a light version of Penne alla Vodka, vegan chocolate cake with peanut b... Read more
Some of you may have seen the information before. It's late, and I'm tired, and I still have to do some Pilates, so I copy and pasted and tweaked one of my blogs I posted on here in May. Eve... Read more