I want to lose the 40 lb. pregnancy weight that I'm still holding onto 8 months postpartum. I want to get back in shape and plant a big veggie garden this summer! Oh, and take the family to the beach. :)
Good luck and God Bless you ladies in 2012 and always!
"Yesterday is gone, tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin." --Mother Teresa
current weight: 167.0
Fitness Minutes: (40,909) Posts: 7,599 1/8/12 2:32 P
Just a friendly warning....5ks are addictive! ;) I can't wait to get back into doing them. The first one I will definitely be doing is not a race per se, it is the Walk MS: San Antonio and it is more just a fundraising event. Good luck! :)
Recommitted and re-energized to get back in shape!
Have had a total "mind flip" in that I have broken through some things that had been holding me back and making me feel like I wasn't worth losing weight, etc. Totally excited about this year, although I know it will be a lot of hard work and determination to get me there.
My goals are:
To hit my goal weight of 140 by: Strength training and cardio activity on a daily basis; Tracking my food to be accountable for what I am eating and add in fruits, veggies, and more protein.
I am also planning on joining some of my children in running a 5K at Christmas time.
current weight: 216.8
Fitness Minutes: (40,909) Posts: 7,599 1/4/12 8:28 P
I had a hysterectomy on Dec 1 and am just now being able to exercise again. So, my main goal for the moment is working back up to the level of exercise I was at before the surgery. As soon as Epiphany hits and we are done celebrating Christmas, I plan to go back to dessert only once a day. I had started that back in Lent and found I felt more energetic when I did it. I read an exhortation on how we need to maintain our Catholic identity by not celebrating Christmas during Advent and really making a point to do special things to celebrate from Christmas to Epiphany and I have been doing that by eating special desserts and planning many fun family activities. I also ate as much as I wanted for the week between Christmas and New Years which resulted in a weight gain which I know will come back off quickly as soon as I go back to eating reasonably.
Becky, wife to Mr Moo(Michael), mommy to Brianne, Chelsea, Audra Fiona and Bitty, grandma to Kiara, Oliver and Nova. "Striving for balance in an extreme world"
current weight: 10.0 over
Fitness Minutes: (40,909) Posts: 7,599 12/30/11 4:50 P
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