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What happens the day after we meet a goal?

Wednesday, April 02, 2014      7 comments

not much if you don't plan for that also emoticon ! I think I was so unsure of getting to the goal - I never t... Read more

Getting out from behind the camera

Friday, March 28, 2014      16 comments

So it's been a long time since I have blogged (almost a year) and a few things have changed :) Meet Andrew: (here he is picking out his first library book!) I'm here ... Read more

24 weeks update-more than half-way there!

Tuesday, March 12, 2013      10 comments

So up until a couple of weeks ago I felt like no one could tell I was pregnant. I just felt uncomfortable and thought I looked overweight. I won't lie- I was sad. And had major baby bump envy as I walked around and noticed other pregnant wo... Read more

Updates: Pregnancy, Weight, Exercise and Life in general.....

Saturday, January 12, 2013      15 comments

Whew! I am glad to report that I am healthy and still plugging away at things but it has been hard! A lot more then I would have thought when started on this journey of pregnancy! Pregnancy Updates: Read more

Slow and steady...

Sunday, October 28, 2012      8 comments

I have been doing well this week (as in no weight gain). My goal is to stay within my doctor's recommended weight gain of 0-3 lbs for the first trimester. Since I'm at 246... Read more

1st training run done and 1st month of .......pregnancy done!!!!!

Tuesday, October 23, 2012      18 comments

Yep! It's official! I was sitting there last week and when I woke up one morning I decided to take a test after Adam had walked out and was headed down the stairs to go to ... Read more

Finding the middle ground for healthy living

Tuesday, October 16, 2012      6 comments

I used to be so focused on being "perfect" while "dieting" I would sabotage most of my weight loss efforts... Mainly because that's all they were- weight loss focused.... Read more

The evolution of my fat...somewhat long and personal

Monday, October 15, 2012      14 comments

Like everyone here I was not born fat but through life circumstances, life events (good and bad) and general lack of self- awareness I became overweight. I figure with... Read more

Knowing when you have bested your opponent...

Wednesday, August 08, 2012      15 comments

Or at least delivered a good blow... I seem to perpetually feel behind in my weight loss journey. No matter what I do I feel like it is not good enough or that it is only temporary and the next time I look I will be over 300lbs again. ... Read more

Day 60 of 60 day exercise challenge-and what's next...

Thursday, August 02, 2012      7 comments

So, it has been busy since last week. Not all consuming but annoying - not getting enough sleep, behind with chores kind of busy (typical of going out of town for 3 days but with the Olympics running until midnight- I have been neglecting the la... Read more

Day 54, 55, 56, 57 of 60 day exercise challenge (3 days left!)

Thursday, July 26, 2012      9 comments

So, my challenge is winding down. I feel a lot of emotions - some I that I did not expect. emoticon Happiness... Read more

Day 51, 52 & 53 of 60 day exercise challenge

Saturday, July 21, 2012      7 comments

So, I'm getting close to finishing my exercise streak and I'm really glad that I have kept it up! I've been sick the last few days and while my intensity has been low - I have kept going and really enjoy that fact that I have not let myself down... Read more

Getting to Day 50 of 60 day exercise challenge

Thursday, July 19, 2012      10 comments

emoticon Whew! I have been busy lately! But I have been keeping up my streak and instead of waiting another ... Read more

The race that started it all – coming full circle within myself

Monday, July 16, 2012      14 comments

I once was only marginally aware of my weight. I went through life knowing I was no “Skinny Minny” but was happy with myself on the whole. I wanted my body to do things and it did! I ate with no regard to calories, protein or carbs. If I w... Read more

Day 42 & 43 of 60 day exercise challenge-The high five!

Wednesday, July 11, 2012      12 comments

I have to say that I am proud of myself right now. I went to the gym last night to workout and was not really feeling "it" but I knew I needed to get it done. I was really not feeling doing weights (it was my scheduled 2nd day of doing wei... Read more

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