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Me at an enormous 170 lbs on a small frame of 5'2"

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Hello there! I'am Apurva, a 25 year old girl, 5'2" and about 22 lbs Overweight. I have joined SparkPeople because I'm really in need to lose these pounds which have been preventing me from exploring a few possibilities of life...I want to be able to give a new lease to my life and I'm sure weight loss can bring this much sought after happiness and satisfaction to me...

Status Report of My May 2010 1000 minutes Fitness challenge:

Name: Apurva
Goal Weight: 46 Kg (51 Kg by 31st May)
Goal Minutes: 1000 minutes for the month of May

May1 Moderate Cardio 30 mins (190 Cals)(56 Kg)
May 2 Moderate Cardio 30 mins (190 Cals) (56.5 Kg)
May 3 Moderate Cardio 30 mins (190 Cals)(Weight not checked)
May 4 Moderate Cardio 30 mins (190 cals)(55 Kg!!!)
May 5 No Exercise (55.5 Kg) (I saw weight gain, so din feel like working out)
May 6 Light Cardio 40 mins (130 cals)(55 Kg!!!)Yipppeee!!!!!!
May 7 Moderate Cardio 65 mins (390 cals)(55 Kg)
May 8 Intense Cardio 35 mins (220 cals) (55 Kg)
May 9 Intense Cardio 35 mins (220 cals) (54 Kg!!!) Yeeeeyyyy!!!!!!!!!!!
May 10 Intense Cardio 35 mins (220 cals) (Weight Not Checked)
May 11 Intense Cardio 65 mins (400 cals) (Weight Not Checked)
May 12 Light Cardio 40 minutes (130 cals) (53.5 Kg)
May 13 Intense Cardio + Light Cardio 75 mins (340 cals)(54 Kg)
May 14 Very Intense Cardio 70 minutes (440 cals) (54.5 Kg) Thank GOD Birthdays come only once in a year....
May 15 Intense Cardio 30 mins (190 cals) (53.5 Kg) Whoopieee...So it was water weight that i had been retaining...Next weigh in on 20th May...NO CHEATING!!!
May 16 Intense Cardio 30 mins (190 cals)(Weight not checked)
May 17 No Work-out (P) (Weight not checked)
May 18 Intense Cardio + ST 40 mins (250 cals) (Weight not checked)
May 19 Moderate Cardio 40 mins(220 cals) 53 Kg!!! (Couldn't resist checking weight... ;) )
May 20Very Intense Cardio 45 mins (260 cals) I'm 52.5 Kg Mann!!!!!! No kidding!!!!
May 21 Din't have a heart to exercise...I'm done for... :(
May 22 Very Intense Cardio + ST (250 cals) (Weight not checked
May 23 Very Intense Cardio 60 mins (400 cals) Weight not checked
May 24 No exercise (was feeling too lethargic...)
May 25 Moderate Cardio 45 mins (270 cals)
May 26 Intense Cardio 35 mins + ST (220 cals)
I fainted today...I think I'm being too harsh on myself...need to slow down...
May 27 Intense Cardio 35 mins (220 cals) 52 Kg!!!
May 28 No time for workouts (Procrastination is bad for weight loss)
May 29 Intense Cardio 35 mins (220 Cals) YEY!!! I COMPLETED MY CHALLENGE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
May 30 Intense Cardio 45 mins (270 cals)
May 31 52 Kg

TOTAL EXERCISE MINUTES : 1055 minutes (on 30th May)

May 1st Starting Weight: 56 Kg (Highest Weight on 2nd May : 56.5 Kg)
May 31st Ending Weight: 52 Kg

"Lost 4 Kilos in 30 Days"

TOTAL EXERCISE MINUTES : 1055 minutes (on 30th May)

May 1st Starting Weight: 56 Kg (Highest Weight on 2nd May : 56.5 Kg)
May 31st Ending Weight:

Observations/Inferences: (22nd May)
1)Light/Moderate Cardio = No weight loss / loss is at SUCH SLOW RATE that a person gets bugged
2)Intense / Very Intense cardio with a good sweat for a couple of days = Sure shot weight loss
3)Heavy Dinners (esp in restaurants) = An indispensable weight gain the next day
4)No nutritional supplements for a couple of days(Aloevera + Aamla juice + Garlic tincture + Multivitamin tab )= Aggravated hair loss + feeling of weakness
5)Strenuous work-out in the morning = higher hunger levels throughout the day = improved metabolism for the particular day
6)Good sweaty Workout + being within calorie range everyday = weight loss upto a kg within 4-5 days
7) Good sweaty workout + exceeding calorie range everyday + binges now & then = NO WEIGHT LOSS of a Kg in 4-5 days/ Loss of a Kg after ages / No weight loss AT ALL (even upto a MONTH!)

Member Since: 4/30/2010

Fitness Minutes: 3,250

My Goals:
My Goal is to reach that dream-weight of 47 Kg (104 lbs)...I believe I will be able to wear anything under the sun when I hit this target weight and look much more attractive than what Iam!

My Program:
I'm currently following a 100 Days Weight Loss Plan to help me reach my goal weight, which includes a disciplined caloric intake everyday and a religious routine of exercise. I keep a Diet Diary, wherein I feed my feelings, emotions and thoughts, plus my food intake and calories and also the various activities that performed in the day and the calories burnt. "Obsession" with this diet thingy is the new "MANTRA" for me.... ;)

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Other Information:
Losing weight isn't the only thing in my life...I have discovered the various opportunities life can provide you with...I'm an Artist, paint really well, sing, dance, cook, do gardening and read...

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    Hello I'm Esther and pleased to meet you.
    2890 days ago
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    Thanks for checking in on me. I'd been a little pre-occupied and my workouts were virtually non-existent, so I didn't really have an inclination to log onto SP. Thankfully, healthy eating has become embedded into my system and I didn't gain any weight whatsoever :)
    I'm back to working out from tomorrow. I'll be doing a P90X- Insanity hybrid with some running thrown in.
    What's up with you??
    3184 days ago
    Hope you're having a lovely weekend . Thankyou for your supporton my blog. I think I've decided to go for another 7 pounds as I'm still "overweight " on the BMI and if I lose 7 pounds I'll be on the upper end of "healthy weight". I'll then be 133 pounds so it's not as if I'll be wasting away or anything!! Then on to this tricky business of maintenence.... emoticon emoticon emoticon
    3268 days ago
    Thankyou for the friend add. I've added you back and look forwards to getting to know you emoticon
    3269 days ago
    Hi there!! How have you been doing? I'm just stopping by and seeing how my Spark Friends are doing! Keep up the great work! Remember every day is a new one!!!
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    3939 days ago
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