October Progress Report:
Start weight: 221
End weight: 218
Weight lost: 3 lbs.
Weight lost since the beginning of the year: 39.5 lbs.
Total weight lost: 80 lbs.
It was my goal to lose 6 lbs. again this month, but I only got ... Read more
So I've had a crazy busy week and I was so excited for the Win food blog challenge. I had a terrible eating day yesterday, and I thought this would be a chance to start again and document it in pictures. BUT then I read the challenge - you hav... Read more
Part of our WIN Challenge this week was to choose a winter activity that we normally wouldn't try and then create a plan to do it.
I initially wanted to try ice-skating, since I haven't done that since I was a kid. But while planning this... Read more
Last week I blogged about my 4 yr. old daughter, Lucy, and how I wanted to incorporate something fun for fitness as well as boost her self-esteem. It also was to fulfill my Halloween challenge, to do something fun that was also a workou... Read more
So this week for the WIN challenge (GO SUNNY GALS!!!) we have to state a wish of ours for the challenge.
My wish is to reach a very special place, and it’s just in time to rhyme in a dorky way that I like. Instead of Walkin’ in a Winter ... Read more
My Marilyn Halloween costume came last night and my 4 yr. old snapped a picture of me. I don't have my wig on, or makeup, etc., but here's a "before" and my "after" will look much better - and tighter!
I have been very proud of myself and my willpower, or what I more like to think of as my planning and my change in tastes. It's been easier lately for me to turn down snacks at work, cake at parties and junk food at friends houses. I always ha... Read more
My starting weight/measurements
Upper Arms: 13
My specific goals for this challenge:
Nutrition: I want to stay within my Sparkpeople calorie range, roughly 1200 –... Read more
The morning started off early and with a bowl of organic cornflakes with some cranberries on top. My stomach was nervous and tight and I wasn't very hungry. But I wanted to eat something to help me finish the race and give me energy. I don't ... Read more
A year ago my ideal weekend would include lots of couch time, lots of fried foods, and lots of drinking. Perhaps a nap...or two.
The way I have changed not only physically, but mentally as well is just a true testimony to the things that... Read more
I just checked my "Fun Goals" and my next goal is to reach 88 lbs. lost and dress up like Marilyn Monroe for Halloween. I have 6 weeks to reach this goal. That is about 2 lbs. a week, plus 1 pound. The end is in sight, I think I can do this! ... Read more