It's getting harder folks.
Over the past 3 weeks I have lost 2lbs per week. Yes, I know a loss is a loss is a loss but after months of 7-8lb a week losses it's a bit hard to swallow. And those 2lb losses have not been easy to come by, they have required my going to the gy... Read more
Yes, I am eating Mcdonalds,got a problem with that?
I woke up super late this morning, didn't have time to eat breakfast at home and forgot to grab something to take with, so I stopped at McDonald's and ordered an egg mcmuffin meal with a hot tea. I walked into work with my breakfast and you woul... Read more
It's Friday, Friday
Had a wonderful time at Zumba last night! I love the instructor she was so patient and full of energy, she is a keeper for sure..I'm glad I took the time to find someplace I like. Thinking of trying something called "dance walk" on Monday morni... Read more
Staying the course
I've got 15 minutes before I leave for Zumba. We're going to try a different place and see what happens. I called and the instructor seemed pretty nice. I'm glad I like Zumba and I'm proud of myself for sticking with my plan this week. I will be... Read more
Maybe I just want.....EVERYTHING!!
My hubby likes to joke that everything is "all about me" that I like things to be my way. He's right, I do like things my way..is there something wrong with that? My BFF and I tried out a new Zumba class last night. I looove Zumba, would so much... Read more
Did I shave my legs for this???
I'm just saying--I shaved my legs so I could go to the gym last night...why exactly? you may ask...well not really sure but it seemed like others might not exactly appreciate working out next to a hairy gorilla...I actually got my lazy butt to t... Read more
Starting Over but with a different point of view
It's still starting over, it might be 80lbs and 27 inches less but it's still me trying to get it together. Trying to find the missing parts that get me motivated to get up earlier, eat breakfast, work out. The parts that make it easier to say n... Read more
motivation and organization
Two of the things that I need the most...I had major surgery to help me lose this excess poundage..you would think that I could provide the follow up. But no..I still sit here on my fat butt and expect the weight to just magically dissapear. I h... Read more
6 weeks in--30 lbs out
Today marks six weeks since I had my laproscopic Roux-En-Y. Sometimes it feels like it's been 6 years..my surgery went beautifully, post-op care was great, but day to day living is harsh! I can't think of all the times someone said to me "you're... Read more
People are so quick to judge
they assume I am eating healthier and working out because I want to be thin, fit in some imaginary size (well not imaginary if you are in the pink aisle at Toys' r'us), or I want to forget how old I am. They don't realize how hard it is to get i... Read more
Today I jumped.
I don't jump...jumping is for those who want to be kangaroos or short men pretending to be great basketball players. And yet as I walked into my 8th week of Zumba class something clicked in my brain and I decided that today i would try to move ... Read more
11.25 lb gain
How is it even possible to gain that much weight in 1 flipping week??? I am so upset I can't even find the words to express my feelings and that my friends is a first!!!!!!!... Read more
Cold Air, Hot Bod, lol
It's October in MI. The air has a nip to it, leaves are changing, sweaters are out of closets. I like the fall, I like the coolness of the air and the way everything seems fresh. Fall and Spring are my favorite seasons....both seem like seasons ... Read more
What am I doing?
Seriously, what the ____am I doing? It's the same thing, day after day, year after year, decade after decade.....I start out so strong and then boom I deflate more than Pamela Anderson's Chest after a freak sharp object accident. I am all gung-h... Read more