Hello everyone! I don't know about you, but I'm really excited about the upcoming holidays! I just hope that they go by smoothly. October and November have been crazy, and mostly in a crappy way. In the beginning of October, I was sick for over ... Read more
Hello, everyone! Are you enjoying Fall? I am!!! I love this cuddle weather! I hope everyone is doing well! I'm doing alright, just busy! Unfortunately, I have hit that dreaded "plateau" I've heard so much about. I'm extremely impatient with it, ... Read more
The First 50 Gone...
Hello, everyone! TGIF!!!! I hope everyone is getting their holiday weekend off to a good start! I definitely am..... I am pleased to announce that I lost 50 pounds so far, since March 29! I am soooo happy and proud! I've never made it this far!... Read more
Just checking in!
Hi, everyone! I hope you're all having a great summer! I want to thank everyone for the birthday and holiday wishes (a few weeks ago), and for all of your words of encouragement. I apologize for not always getting back to you. I am not on here ... Read more
Small goals met!
I did it! When I first started trying to lose weight in late March, I set a few small goals for myself. So, I wanted to lose 30 lbs by June 25, my 30th birthday. I also wanted to be in the 270s, where I haven't been in about 6-7 years! I got on ... Read more
I hope everyone had a great weekend! Mine started off kind of crappy. Saturday I was ditched by a "friend" that I was supposed to spend the weekend with, swimming, sunning and BBQing. It's like the 4th time she ditched me, so now I must make a d... Read more
Wow! I was so shocked when I saw I lost 4 pounds this week! I worked really hard everyday at the gym, plus I've been so busy between work and home I know I've burned a ton of calories! I've been a little tired lately, and not sleeping as well a... Read more
Rough few days
Hi, everyone! Hope you're all having a good week! I haven't been on much in the past few days. One of my really good friends was in a horrible car accident Tuesday night after we left work. She was driving on the interstate and some punks nearby... Read more
I just have to brag!
Hi, everyone! TGIF!!!! I just wanted to get it off my chest, I woke up on the WRONG side of the bed this mo... Read more
First Sparkpeople weigh in!
Hello, everyone!!!! I hope you are all doing well! Today was my one week weigh in since joining Sparkpeople 7 days ago. It is also one month since I started my new life! I am so delighted that I lost a whopping 13 pounds for the whole month! I l... Read more
I have been overweight since I was about 8 years old. I don't really know life any other way. Everybody in my family struggles with weight issues. I have struggled many times to try to lose weight, and I always lost my determination. Not this ti... Read more