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  • Broke down and getting a CPAP machine

    12/15/2016 5:06:10 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I am going to get a CPAP machine. I have a mild case of sleep apnea but they do want you to have a CPAP anyway. The normal amount of times ... Read more

  • News on appointment

    12/14/2016 5:30:33 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, saw the doctor this morning. He thinks that I need to lose some weight to get rid of the pain that I have in my knees. I did gain weight si... Read more

  • Knees are killing me on my birthday

    12/13/2016 9:02:14 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Today is my 39th birthday and my knees are killing me. I'm on my good moment on the pain (highest number on the pain scale that the doctor has) b... Read more

  • What does 105# look like?

    12/9/2016 1:43:50 PM, by BECCAJ98

    About 5 years into my weight loss journey, I'm down a... Read more

  • Supplements???

    12/8/2016 5:38:01 PM, by BECCAJ98

    A local nutrition/vitamin store set up shop at my gym the other day. They were giving out samples of things. I got a pre-workout drink, an amino ... Read more

  • Getting close...

    12/6/2016 2:54:16 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I weigh daily (yeah I know, but I do it). I don't record my weight daily, and I know it fluctuates daily. But it also helps me with knowing when ... Read more

  • Blah blah done...

    12/5/2016 7:43:27 PM, by BECCAJ98

    After a very busy weekend, and end of last week, cleaning massive amounts, going through 20 yrs of clothes, scrubbing the 55 gal fish tank (and m... Read more

  • Strike 2 on pain meds from the doctor

    12/4/2016 8:07:03 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well I got another pain medicine from our regular doctor on Friday but I had to quit taking it after 3 pills (took 2 doses Friday and one yesterd... Read more

  • Purging

    12/1/2016 8:21:36 PM, by BECCAJ98

    We are getting a new TV for our bedroom, and trying to move my hubs clothes into the master instead of the spare room. He has always had a proble... Read more

  • I'm still around!

    12/1/2016 9:32:08 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    I got pregnant finally right after I wrote my last blog, now 13 weeks along. I am trying harder this time not to eat out. Last time I gave into e... Read more

  • Getting expensive!

    11/26/2016 11:34:35 AM, by BECCAJ98

    There are many benefits to a healthier lifestyle, and I enjoy them! Especially when my boss tells me I have to order new uniforms because the on... Read more

  • Not thought possible

    11/20/2016 7:14:28 PM, by BECCAJ98

    After my broken foot and subsequent hip issues, I hav... Read more

  • No longer taking medicine and still in pain

    11/16/2016 7:03:56 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Two week ago yesterday was the last time I took the medicine that my regular doctor prescribed for me because it wasn't working and it was giving... Read more

  • Frozen camp

    11/14/2016 2:34:08 PM, by BECCAJ98

    We ended up at a park his aunt had told us about a co... Read more

  • Repeating myself

    11/9/2016 4:45:32 PM, by BECCAJ98

    So as someone who has been on this journey for some time now, and am at (depending on the day and woman's cycle) 100+# down....I think I know a l... Read more

  • Love the hubs

    11/7/2016 2:02:06 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I get a text this morning asking what our plans are this weekend. To my knowledge it's nothing.... So his reply is "find a place on your bucket ... Read more

  • Cleaning.....nah!!!

    11/5/2016 5:03:26 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I needed a break from cleaning.... I wanted to hike, ... Read more

  • Post honeymoon struggles

    11/2/2016 10:09:50 AM, by BECCAJ98

    Yeah Yeah I know I need to get pictures posted....I'll get there soon. But I am having a heck of a time readjusting now....I am gaining at a ra... Read more

  • Knees are bad

    10/28/2016 11:56:05 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, the magnesium wasn't helping much. My knees were so bad that I had to call the doctor's office to get a prescription for a medicine. I got ... Read more

  • Wedding Day

    10/23/2016 10:09:00 AM, by BECCAJ98

    This isn't going to be a long blog.....just enough to... Read more

  • Epiphany

    10/22/2016 9:05:22 AM, by BECCAJ98

    So I know I'm gonna get in trouble for blogging on my wedding day.....but I don't care. I hit 200# this week, which means since my high "known" ... Read more

  • Wedding goal

    10/21/2016 12:10:46 PM, by BECCAJ98

    Calling this a win.....my goal was under 200# by my wedding which is tomorrow....well even with eating bad this week, 200 even.....I am going int... Read more

  • Before and after

    10/20/2016 3:12:39 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I just read (and looked at) an amazing photographic journey of before and after pictures of extreme weightloss. I know what my body looks like af... Read more

  • Numbers aren't good on some

    10/18/2016 12:14:21 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    A local hospital (even though they're an hour away) had their Wellmobile at our church today and let's just say, some of my numbers are where I w... Read more

  • Something lied to me

    10/17/2016 6:52:26 PM, by BECCAJ98

    Ok.....as you all know by know, the wedding is in 5 days. I have been desperately trying to get under 200. I have never been there (last time was... Read more

  • Struggles

    10/15/2016 10:12:31 PM, by BECCAJ98

    How am I supposed to keep healthy when everything is falling down around me!?!?!? What is supposed to be happiest time of my life, the week befor... Read more

  • A true blah day

    10/14/2016 11:01:06 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Today is really a blah day even though it is a beautiful day outside. 10 years ago today my mom passed away at the age of 55. 26 years ago today ... Read more

  • New hobby

    10/12/2016 8:37:04 AM, by BECCAJ98

    My hippie groom wanted tie dye at the wedding....so a... Read more

  • Hungry

    10/11/2016 7:16:31 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I know I'm active....heck I average between 12 and 15 thousand steps in a day, and thats not if I go hike for hours. I eat a lot because I am s... Read more

  • Dress fitting part 2

    10/6/2016 8:41:03 AM, by BECCAJ98

    Little more off the top and I should have it next wee... Read more

  • Magnesium does its job

    9/30/2016 9:55:53 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, yesterday I got a bottle of 250mg of magnesium and I started taking it this morning. Let me tell you it works. For now I am going to take i... Read more

  • Dress fitting

    9/29/2016 9:00:39 PM, by BECCAJ98

    So......we gots a problem....the whole top half is to... Read more

  • Another blah day

    9/26/2016 10:58:24 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Today is another blah day and I wish that I knew why. I lost 2 pounds last week. I am trying to use up what I have on leftover yarn until I can g... Read more

  • I'm still around

    9/26/2016 9:11:58 AM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    Not that much has changed since I wrote last.Just been busy chasing around my toddler, haven't had much time to sit down and write. I've maintain... Read more

  • Short-Term and Long-Term Goals

    9/24/2016 10:46:24 AM, by JPONCIN

    This morning for my weigh-in, I am within 2 lbs. of my October 14 goal, woohoo! I am going down to SIUE to see my daughter for family weekend nex... Read more

  • Feeling down

    9/23/2016 9:47:29 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    I'm feeling kind of down today. I know that its not because its fall and its a little gloomy outside. I've gained weight (up to 192 pounds) and i... Read more

  • Addiction and withdrawl

    9/19/2016 6:21:20 PM, by BECCAJ98

    Yesterday while cleaning my house (deep spring style due to upcoming wedding which means family in town....), I lost my addiction :(, my favorite... Read more

  • It's not the diet and exercise

    9/18/2016 4:19:50 PM, by BECCAJ98

    I've been on this journey a long time. I've lost and maintained and lost some more, so I know a little bit about what works and doesn't. I hate ... Read more

  • Easing joint pain without having to see the doctor

    9/17/2016 8:51:32 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Here I am at 38 years old (yes I'm admitting my age) and I am having joint pain. Ever since I have been losing weight (the past year or so now) m... Read more

  • Mini goal met

    9/17/2016 10:18:24 AM, by BECCAJ98

    As of this morning, I am officially less then my lowest before the gain from divorce started. That number is also lower than what I weighed in... Read more

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