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Am I even trying?
Monday, September 20, 2010      6 comments

Well I am in a funk today. I'm committed to losing 10# a month and that's not working so well for me - it's NOT HAPPENING! Last month I lost 5.5, last WEEK I lost 6 and this week I gained back 4. This is starting to get on my nerves. Things... Read more
1st month of Fall Focus and didn't get the 10 I was shooting for
Friday, September 03, 2010      6 comments

Aound the end of July I was back up to 410#. Ready to make changes and get back on track, I started a Biggest Loser Challenge in my town. We are each paying $5 a week for 8 weeks. There are 10 participants. At the end of the challenge (end of ... Read more
Productive Day
Saturday, August 28, 2010      8 comments

I've had a good day. Got up early, was at the grocery store at 7:30am, bought a week's worth of groceries for $45 - Whoop! I texted a couple of my sisters that I was so excited about my thriftyness, one of them told me - "I love you, but you ... Read more
Owning the scale
Tuesday, August 10, 2010      3 comments

Ok, so last week we started our Fall Focus challenge and I committed to losing 2.5 pounds a week for 22 weeks. I had to buy a new scale for weigh in and came to terms with the starting #407.6 UGH! I did really well with eating last week, not ... Read more
On to week 2
Monday, August 09, 2010      2 comments

Well Week 1 of the Fall Focus Challenge is behind me. I did ok on my focus points - just need to work on breakfast and exercise. I'm back to basics again for week 2. My plan is this: 1. Breakfast - concentrate on fiber & protein 2. Water -... Read more
What a MESS I've Made!
Tuesday, August 03, 2010      15 comments

emoticon WARNING! This ain't gonna be pretty! ... Read more
Starting Over AGAIN
Wednesday, June 23, 2010      4 comments

It's been a while since I blogged, but things are still the same. This has not been a good year for me. I need to make a change and do so now. The first 6 months of 2010 are gone. I have gained 15 pounds since Jan 1. Although I weigh less tha... Read more
Ending the madness
Thursday, April 08, 2010      1 comments

I'm not a blogger, it's hard for me to put down my thoughts and feelings. I don't want to face these, much less allow anyone else to see them. Lots of financial stress is sabatoging me. I haven't been dealing with stress in the best way possib... Read more
Positives for Losing Weight
Friday, March 12, 2010      1 comments

1. I'll feel better about myself. 2. I'll increase my feelings of self worth. 3. I'll be able to run and jump without worrying about hurting myself. 4. I'll look good in a tight dress. 5. I'll be able to wear shorts in the summer. 6. ... Read more
5 things that motivate me to make healthy choices.
Tuesday, March 02, 2010      1 comments

1. I want to be healthy and prolong my life span so that I will be around to help my daughter. 2. I want to be more active in my community. 3. I want to fly without the use of a seatbelt extender or being forced to pay for an extra seat. 4... Read more
ITC Challenge
Tuesday, July 07, 2009      0 comments

This weeks challenge for our Biggest Loser Competition was to play an out side game and blog about it as well as a BBQ. This was doable since it was the 4th of July holiday weekend. Daughter had a July 4th party and invited lots of friends. Th... Read more
The Hike
Wednesday, July 01, 2009      0 comments

The Biggest Loser Challenge was to take a 60 minute hike. At over 400 pounds, this is a challenge. It was one I thought about and was determined to do. I can not walk for 60 minutes at once, but I wanted to accomplish this. I have been doing the... Read more
Dream or Nightmare?
Wednesday, April 22, 2009      0 comments

So I am currently severely overweight (Super Morbidly Obese) and under a doctor's care to prepare for weight loss surgery. My BMI is too high for WLS to be safe combined with health issues that I have. I was denied WLS last year by a surgeon due... Read more
The Scale
Tuesday, March 31, 2009      2 comments

Well. Well Well. I haven't been able to weigh myself for so long because I didn't have a scale that accomodated my weight. I fixed that problem 3 weeks ago. At first I weighed every day, sometimes several times. I commited to only weighing tw... Read more
The Price of Convenience
Tuesday, March 24, 2009      0 comments

I've been sick. It was a stressed day. I had a meeting, son had to be at driving class after school (husband was supposed to take him). Hubby sends a text 10 minutes before kid gets out of school that he won't make it, so I have to get dressed a... Read more

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