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Plus Sizes, Fat Fashion and the Crazy Scale

Sunday, October 17, 2010      10 comments

I wear a size 14. This puts me on the tricky borderline between plus and non-plus sizes. Back when I wore a 12, I dreaded the mere suggestion that I could fit a 14; I viewed it as the gate way plus size. But now that I do, in fact, wear mostly... Read more

Cardio, ST and Spreading the Spark!

Friday, October 15, 2010      5 comments

Cardio ROCKS. I have not lost as much weight as I aspired to in 2010 but I have been pretty consistent with my work outs. Today I went shopping and fit into several size 12 dresses, albeit, stretchy ones! Here was my fave: Read more

WIN Blog

Thursday, October 14, 2010      6 comments

For WIN, we're meant to write a blog about how and why we gained weight in the first place. I actually wrote a detailed blog about this very topic about six months ago. So, rather than give a detailed account of my weight history, I'd like to tr... Read more

WTF Template for 10/11-10/15

Monday, October 11, 2010      2 comments

~*~ WTF Challenge 10/11 - 10/15 ~*~ Part 1 - NUTRITION AND EXERCISE During my last WTF template dates, I was able to accomplish [[two workouts]] as far as exercise goes, and I was most proud when I [[actually applied to my judicia... Read more

WIN Holiday Wish

Saturday, October 09, 2010      4 comments

For my holiday wish, I want to wear a size 12 dress on New Year's Eve. In order to accomplish this goal, I will continue with my cardio at least 5 times per week and add a hardcore strength work out three times a week. The strength training wi... Read more

Dance Class Update

Wednesday, October 06, 2010      3 comments

Last month, one of my goals was to find a dance class. I love to dance and took many formal dance classes in my youth but have not done so for years. I figured adding dance into my fitness regime would be a fun way to get in fitness and at the s... Read more

WTF Template for 10/5-10/10

Tuesday, October 05, 2010      2 comments

~*~ WTF??? Template 10/5 - 10/10 ~*~ I forgive myself for [[working out five days instead of six and drinking a ton on Friday night]] last week. Forgiving doesn't mean forgetting, so this week I will [[Work out M-S and... Read more

WTF Update 9.28-10.3

Sunday, October 03, 2010      4 comments

Goal: 4 hours of physical activity Actual: 4.9 hours Goal: Work out every day Actual: 5/6 Goal: Ride my bike by the ocean and up all the hills on the way back Actual: Not achieved. ME time: Bubble bath while reading my n... Read more

September Reflections and October Goals

Thursday, September 30, 2010      6 comments

Here were my September goals and here is how I did! September goals: GOAL: Lose 8 pounds Actual: Lost 4.4 pounds Analysis: On the bright side, this is my first "losing" month since...May? April? That is a HUGE deal! I managed to sta... Read more

Big Time Weekend Problems Ahead

Thursday, September 30, 2010      7 comments

This weekend, I am planning on going to a concert with my friends and husband. It is an all day music festival. I can already see that, even if I'm perfect all week in terms of nutrition, this day has the potential to wreak havoc. County fair st... Read more

WTF Template 9/28-10/3

Wednesday, September 29, 2010      3 comments

~*~ WTF??? Template for 9/28-10/3 ~*~ List everything you did for exercise since 9/20. You can list this as minutes, exercises, miles, DVDs- or everything, but list it all out right here: 60 mins Elliptical 40 m... Read more

WTF Update

Sunday, September 26, 2010      3 comments

Starting Measurements: (choose any 4 or more- or use the sames ones as me- whatev) Measure your Waist - 36 Current: 35 Measure your Hips - 47 Current: 46 Measure your Thigh - 26 Current: 26 Measure your Calf - 19 Current:... Read more

Saying NO

Wednesday, September 22, 2010      5 comments

I just did something completely out of character. I quit my law journal. Law journals are a cruel instrument of torture in law school as well as a necessary evil. Law journal membership distinguishes you from your non-law journal peers... Read more

~*~ WTF??? Template for 9/20-9/25 ~*~

Tuesday, September 21, 2010      5 comments

~*~ WTF??? Template for 9/20-9/25 ~*~ Part One - Exercise & Nutrition! Last week, I was able to do [[6 work outs]] and [[stay in range most days]] which I am most proud of. This week, I know that I will be able to do [[2 ... Read more

A Successful Week (Finally)

Sunday, September 19, 2010      5 comments

This is my first big losing week in too many months to count. I lost 2.8 lbs. So, what did I do that made this week different from the many disappointing ones that preceded it? 1) Tracking! I tracked my food, water and fitness pretty reli... Read more

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