Home from the hospital...again
I spent the last week in the hospital due to my kidneys failing and I'm now on dialysis...again. I'm definitely not happy about it, but what can I do? All I can think about is the horrible fatigue that I'll feel most of the time and how hard it ... Read more
I've been a little quiet lately because a lot of weird things have been going on with my body. Lately, I'd been experiencing a lot of unexplained cramping and now my kidneys have failed again. I had to do dialysis today and now... Read more
The last few days have been very painful for me. Apparently, my calves would cramp severely whenever I am in bed trying to sleep. It ONLY happens when I'm laying down. Sometimes I have to get up out of my sleep to dangle my leg... Read more
Day 2 Consistency Streak--Check!
It's day 2 of my consistency streak and I survived! My legs were already super sore from the squats I did yesterday, so I only did about half of the squats I was supposed to do. Some is better than none in my opinion! I also wa... Read more
Day 1 Consistency Streak
So I figured I should document my streak of being consistent. I feel like I have to do SOMETHING, even if it's a set of strength training. I need to get in the habit of moving around again, so I started off today by doing day 1 of my Arms and Sq... Read more
I need a little help!
It's been a long while, but I'm going to make this short and quick. I need help.
A couple of years ago, I almost died when I had blood clots travel to my lungs and caused my lungs to bleed. After spending 5 long months on ... Read more
Started from the bottom now I'm here!
You know...I spent a lot of time being depressed, upset and in denial about what was going on with my body. I didn't want to accept the fact that I almost died due to bleeding in my lungs that nearly drowned me. I didn't want to accept that beca... Read more
Biggest Loser Jumpstart Day 1- MAKE UP YOUR MIND NOW!
I’m finally making up my mind to do this. I’m tired of feeling like a prisoner in my own body. I really need to start drinking more water and try to eat more. It’s so hard to eat when I always feel nauseous afterwards or I don’t have an appetite... Read more
A little update on how I've been doing!
First, I'm very sorry for my spotty appearances lately. I also have a fitness facebook page so I'm mostly there because...well, I'm always on facebook lol. If you want, you can like my page at
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The word excuse is no longer in my vocabulary
For so long, I've used my Lupus and my illness as a reason and I haven't been able to get healthy. That isn't completely true. I haven't been losing weight because I haven't been putting my all into it as I have.My birthday just past this past S... Read more
I'm still here! :)
Hi everyone! It's been months since I've written a blog and I feel that I owe you guys an update. I haven't given up on my goals, I just have to do them slower. I was FINALLY released from the hospital for good on August 3, 2012 and it's been a ... Read more
Where have I been???
Hi everyone. I've been gone for a little over a month because I've been in the hospital the entire time. On March 15th, I was rushed to the hospital due to severe shortness of breath, only to find out that I had a hemmhorage in my lungs. It's ta... Read more
A promise to myself
Since being out of the hospital, I have had a harder time adjusting to home life than I thought I would have. Things have been an emotional roller coaster and I’m not too sure how to process everything right now. I’m not too stressed about the l... Read more
*First and foremost, sorry for my absence. I've been in the hospital since the 21st trying to recover from pneumonia but I'm getting better! I may even get to go home tomorrow or early next week!
So the site that hosts my personal weight l... Read more
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Getting a little worried...
So for the past few weeks (actually maybe even a little over a month), I’ve been having random bouts of feeling light headed out of no where. It normally happens if I stand suddenly, sometimes in the middle of workouts, and sometimes it just hap... Read more