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Whenever I feel like eating something naughty...
Thursday, January 14, 2010      6 comments

I am back on track. I tracked everyday, but still ate like crap. It's amazing how eating crap will make you feel like crap too. My new resolve is to do or think things to keep me on track and eating clean. So now when I feel like eating somethin... Read more
It's been a rough week
Sunday, December 06, 2009      8 comments

My mother-in-law passed away on November 29, last Sunday. We had to make last minute travel plans to attend the funeral. I kept hoping the funeral wouldn't be on my birthday, December 3rd. I made my husband promise me that we would go out and ha... Read more
70 pounds GONE
Saturday, October 31, 2009      9 comments

I am finally comfortable saying I have lost 70 pounds. I have been gaining and losing the same pound for about 3 weeks now. The dreaded plateau. I hope I have finally busted through it. I have changed up a few things in my fitness and that seems... Read more
Bye Bye 180's
Wednesday, October 07, 2009      8 comments

So long to the 180's. I was happy to get below 190 and estatic I am under 180. I still have about 32 pounds to hit my goal, but I KNOW I can do it! This means I also reached another goal...weighing less than my husband. On to the next one..... Read more
65 pounds gone
Sunday, September 20, 2009      20 comments

I have lost 65 pounds to date. It is hard work, probably the hardest thing I have ever had to do in my life. I am so happy I made the life-altering decision to lose this weight. My life has changed in so many ways. It is funny how people look an... Read more
It's like it goes bloop
Monday, September 14, 2009      4 comments

That's how I feel about the pounds I lose and the way my clothes fit. It seems like one day my clothes don't fit the same. and then.... bloop, my shorts will practically be falling off of me. It's like my tummy is smaller. The scale even goes bl... Read more
Went down another size....
Monday, August 31, 2009      12 comments

I finally hit 60 pounds lost. I also had to buy new jeans, as the others were getting too big. To date, I have went down 8 sizes. I just love that feeling! The pride and sense of accomplishment I feel is tremondous. It seems as though my loss h... Read more
I can finally sleep on my back
Thursday, August 20, 2009      11 comments

I am this close to having lost 60 pounds. One thing I have noticed is that when I wake up, I am sleeping on my back. I couldn't do that 60 pounds ago. I would wake myself up from snoring. I can't believe how much better I sleep and how good I fe... Read more
I bid adieu to the 190's
Wednesday, August 12, 2009      16 comments

Good bye to the 190's!! I was so happy when I got under 200, and doing cartwheels now that I am under 190, literally cartwheels because I am 10 pounds lighter! This week has been up and down, emotionally. I "feel" like I'm never going to lose an... Read more
50 pound reward
Saturday, July 25, 2009      10 comments

I tried and tried to think of a 50 pound reward. I finally decided on a ring. Nothing expensive or elaborate. So, today I went in search of one. I went to Bergner' luck. I went to Kohl's...nothing jumped out at me. I went to Target...and ... Read more
The Fat Fairy stole 50 pounds from me
Thursday, July 16, 2009      15 comments

In the last 5 months, the Fat Fairy has stealthily came and stolen 50 pounds from me. I don't intend to press charges, as I DO NOT want them back. This puts me halfway to my goal and will leave many more pounds on the doorstep for the Fat Fairy ... Read more
Under the 200's
Tuesday, July 07, 2009      7 comments

I couldn't tell you the last time I weighed under 200 pounds. Well, I hit it today. It won't be official until my weigh in day (at least in my mind), Friday. I am so excited to hit this milestone. I am only 4 pounds away from the halfway mark...... Read more
I certainly hope not!
Thursday, July 02, 2009      5 comments

I have adopted the Spark philosophy of changing my habits in orrder NOT to regain the weight. I am almost halfway to my goal, and changed my lifestyle to acheive my goal and maintain. This is something I am comfortable doing the REST of my life.... Read more
Fat more!!
Sunday, June 28, 2009      11 comments

It was kind of a sad day. I was doing laundry and as I was folding clothes, I realized I had washed the last of my fat jeans and shorts. I will no longer wear the size 22 shorts and jeans. I have moved on to size 16 shorts and 18 jeans. They are... Read more
The image in the mirror
Tuesday, June 09, 2009      7 comments

The image in the mirror that looks back at me looks the same. People are starting to comment that I have lost weight. They always say how they can really see it in my face. I just don't see it. My face still looks the same to me. I can touch my ... Read more

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