Spark Spotlight: Ally (ALLYLIZZY)

By , SparkPeople Blogger
At SparkPeople, we love helping people accomplish big goals—but we believe it's equally important to celebrate the small successes along the way. Each week in the Spark Spotlight, we'll check in with a featured member about his or her proudest moments, biggest challenges and advice for others on living, thinking and feeling healthier. We hope these quick snapshots will help motivate you to keep moving steadily toward your own goals, week by week.
 
This Week's Spotlight: Ally (ALLYLIZZY)
Age: 26
Location: Santa Rosa, California
 
Small Success of the Week
 
Ally is happy to report to SparkPeople's Community Goal Feed that she is down from a size 20 in shorts to a size 13!
 
What's your overall goal?

Now that I have almost reached my goal weight of 150 pounds, my overall goal is to work on maintenance. It's possible I may even consider setting a new goal for myself and try to lose a little more weight.

How is SparkPeople helping you get there?

Reading the Community Goal Feed on SparkPeople every day in the morning has really helped me. It gives me the little boost of inspiration I need to start my day. I really like seeing what people have to say, and I like offering others motivation whenever I can.

What's your biggest challenge right now?

My biggest challenge right now is to not overeat and to avoid late night snacking while watching TV.

What advice do you have for someone who just joined SparkPeople?

I would tell anyone who just joined SparkPeople that they have come to the right place for the needed support for a successful weight-loss journey. I would also tell them that SparkPeople has made my journey fun and enjoyable, and it might work that way for them, too.

Want to be the next small success we spotlight? Share your successes on the goal feed or in the comments below, and you might be the next person we contact!

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Comments

DWROBERGE 11/12/2018
Amazing Report
BIKE4HEALTH 11/11/2018
thanks for your willingness to share Report
CKOUDSI617 11/10/2018
Congratulations, Ally! That's AWESOME! :) Report
BIKE4HEALTH 11/9/2018
thanks Report
BABY_GIRL69 11/9/2018
Yay!!!! Report
HEALIN1 11/8/2018
Well done, congrats Report
NANCYPAT1 11/7/2018
That is amazing!! Report
4CONNIESHEALTH 11/6/2018
This is a very inspiring story. Keep up the great work! You are awesome! Report
DWROBERGE 11/6/2018
Great story Report
SNOWYOGA 11/5/2018
Thank you for sharing whats working on Sparks for you, and congrats! and keep up to your goals Report
AJB121299 11/5/2018
Nice Report
RAPUNZEL53 11/5/2018
Great. Report
BIKE4HEALTH 11/5/2018
excellent results and example Report
LILIANN400 11/5/2018
Congratulations, Ally! You certainly deserve the Spotlight 🌺 Report
GETULLY 11/5/2018
Good on You! I do not worry while watching TV/movies (I am knitting or spinning then) but when I am reading. Report
MOONDRAGON29 11/5/2018
Your inspirational story is great. Report
CASPERMULAN1 11/5/2018
WooHoo!!!!! So proud of you!!! Report
BELLAMEMAW 11/5/2018
Congratulations! What a GREAT feeling! Blessings. Report
KHALIA2 11/5/2018
Congratulations on a job well done! Report
LARKDC 11/5/2018
Congratulations! Thanks for your blog and insight. Report
LORI-K 11/5/2018
Way to go!! Report
NEWFLABULESS 11/5/2018
Congratulations, Ally! I know that it has to be a great feeling to have reached your goal. Keep up the great work and thanks for sharing your success and tips. Report
LIS193 11/5/2018
Way to go! Report
CLEMMCCRAY 11/5/2018
Congratulations, well done🙂 Report
IRISHGAL46 11/5/2018
Yay!!! Report
KITTYHAWK1949 11/5/2018
Congratulations ! Well done. I'm down about one size so far but even that feels good Report
ROBBIEY 11/5/2018
great job Report
MCBETH 11/5/2018
Congratulations!! Report
JANET552 11/5/2018
Congratulations!!! Report
FRISKYCRITTER 11/5/2018
AllyLizzy is always kind and motivating with her posts. She deserves to be in the highlight, she's earned it in so many more ways than just the weight loss. Good seeing her get some recognition. :) Report
POINDEXTRA 11/5/2018
Congratulations! Come on over and join us on the At Goal and Maintaining and Transition to Maintenance team! Report
ARNETTELEE 11/5/2018
Great! Report
ANHELIC 11/5/2018
Congratulations. Thanks for sharing. Report
KATHYJO56 11/5/2018
Woo Hoo! You are interesting with an inspirational story. Report
ZRIE014 11/5/2018
very interesting Report