40,000-49,999 SparkPoints 43,283

Nearly one month

Friday, July 26, 2013

Very close to one month in the sweet tooth challenge. It hasn't been excruciating but I miss the fruit. I'm not comfortable with the fact that I'm eating more, but at the same time I haven't put on or lost weight for the 2nd week in a row and it's a relief. Still 2kg away from my goal weight.

This week I have a night outing and on Friday I'm going away for 3 days to the Byron Bay Writers Festival. I'm taking sugarless snacks to survive, I've done it before. The challenge is to keep the sodium low.

My sciatica has improved with specific exercises but I'm still not well, I feel more confident that I will be able to sit through the festival, I was worried that I wouldn't' be able.

My external accountability group is going well, it'd be more difficult without it.
Life is good.

Share This Post With Others
Member Comments About This Blog Post
    Congrats on your perseverance. Sciatica is the pits!
    1730 days ago
    I'm glad you're feeling a little better. The Conference sounds like something that I would love going to. I hope you have a cushion of some sorts to sit on that you can bring with you. I had one for years that I made in Girl Scouts that I absolutely loved. It fell apart and I haven't replaced it. Maybe it's time I do.
    1730 days ago
    Good job Claudia. You are doing really well.
    Enjoy Byron Bay. I am already picking out
    events for the Brisbane Writer's Festival in
    September,but I'm sure the atmosphere will
    be nicer in Byron. Have a great time and I hope
    your sciatica doesn't give you too much pain.

    1730 days ago
    Enjoy the conference. I am glad that you are having success with your challenge. emoticon
    1731 days ago
    Enjoy the conference and let those creative juices flow (they're sugar free!)!
    1731 days ago
    Claudia, awesome job sticking to staying sugar free, that is terrific! I know I would not be able to stick to a sugar free diet, I love my fruit too much. Congrats on being so close to your goal, I hope you make it there soon!

    emoticon emoticon
    1731 days ago
    Ouch. sciatica. bad bad bad. I'm so sorry. Glad it's better. I hope it gets well very soon.

    Glad you can still say life is good.
    1731 days ago
    well done Claudia
    1731 days ago
  • Add Your Comment to the Blog Post

    Log in to post a comment

    Disclaimer: Weight loss results will vary from person to person. No individual result should be seen as a typical result of following the SparkPeople program.

More Blogs by CTEMPLE