ANDORIA79's Blogs

Wednesday, December 26, 2012      3 comments

Thanksgiving and Christmas have now passed. I wish I could say that I stayed on task with my plan not to binge too much on those days and every day in between them. Not so much. It's been a bad few weeks, diet and exercise wise. I feel like I'm ... Read more
Nobody said it was easy.
Sunday, November 04, 2012      3 comments

It's been almost a month since I've made a blog entry, and it's been 2 months today since I started making a true effort to be healthier. When I started on Sept 4, I recorded my weight as 208. But, when I visited my dr a couple of months before,... Read more
Monday, October 08, 2012      5 comments

I remember saying to my best friend once that I had never done drugs or excessive alcohol or had any of the unhealthy habits that a lot of people we knew had. But Lord, put a cupcake in front of me, and you will see the addict in me emerge. ... Read more
Small Victories
Friday, September 28, 2012      0 comments

I didn't realize it had been 11 days since my last blog!! It's now been 3&1/2 weeks since I started this journey. I've lost 5 pounds, not sure how many inches, because I recorded the numbers wrong last week, but I can tell that there is a differ... Read more
What's wrong with me today??
Monday, September 17, 2012      0 comments

I'm so unbelievably tired today. I didn't sleep too badly last night, baby woke me up around 7am, which is nothing unusual. I had a couple of cups of coffee and snoozed on the couch for a few minutes while he watched some of his shows, but didn... Read more
Friday, September 14, 2012      0 comments

In my last entry, I said that although I did see a lot of benefits from my efforts, I hadn't lost any weight so far. I normally weigh first thing when I wake up, but for some reason, if I just wait an hour or two, it makes a little bit of a diff... Read more
Not too shabby....
Tuesday, September 11, 2012      1 comments

Today marks 7 days since I started tracking and making a real effort to get healthy. I haven't lost anything so far, unless you count the couple of pounds I gained and then lost as a result of our trip to the football game this weekend. Regardle... Read more
(Almost) 1 week later.....
Sunday, September 09, 2012      0 comments

I've typed this first line about 4 times now, because each time it sounded like I was starting it off in a negative way. I have had some setbacks this weekend, but I'd really like to look at them as something that just happens from time to time ... Read more
1/2 Day at a Time
Wednesday, September 05, 2012      4 comments

I read someplace that to keep your fitness goals from seeming too overwhelming, you should take it 1/2 day at a time, instead of 1 day at a time. What this means to me is that I need to stop giving up on my goals/progress, justifying it by sayin... Read more
Monday, September 03, 2012      1 comments

Tonight, for about the thousandth time, I'm telling myself, "Tomorrow is the day. The laziness stops. I feel better, both physically and mentally. I make a point to go to the gym at least 3-4 days per week. I make a point to track my food and pa... Read more