27 weeks out...
Monday, December 12, 2011      2 comments

Last week was interesting. Switched my program with a focus on building my upper body. I must admit, I am anxious to start seeing the changes, but to be honest, I am a little nervous that they will not happen. That little voice of doubt has been... Read more
28 weeks to go...
Monday, December 12, 2011      0 comments

28 Weeks to go till I step on stage. Seems like a long way off, but lots of work to be done in that time. Christmas is so close, and my battle with ‘Fat Girl’ is in full swing….breaking with routine allows for my inner fat girl to visit. I ... Read more
Plugging along...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011      0 comments

Just calculated how much time in total I have to prepare. 36 weeks. I am at the beginning of week 8. Last week was good. I have made some progress, and have remained the same in some areas…not earth shattering…but I am plugging along. Strug... Read more
Moving forward....
Tuesday, November 22, 2011      0 comments

Last week was challenging...but like a friend said to me this week 'if every day were like an inspirational quote, it wouldn't be a challenge now would it.' Very true. Today is a new day, a new week, and a fresh start. For those of you... Read more
Blood, sweat and tears....well, sweat and tears anyways....
Thursday, November 17, 2011      3 comments

Blood, sweat and tears…well, sweat and tears, anyways… Posted on November 17, 2011 “Change is inevitable. How we deal with change is what makes us happy or miserable.” Not sure who said this, but I have heard several different variations of ... Read more
My journey to Figure
Monday, November 07, 2011      3 comments

So, I finally decided to tell the world (well, Facebook and Twitter) that I am training for a figure competition in April. I have been training for a little over a month, but telling the ‘world’ makes it real…and scary. Being a ‘girly girl’... Read more
Monday, February 14, 2011      0 comments

It was really nice looking at my last blog. I have way surpassed my goals, and have been logging about an hour to 90 minutes in the gym 5-7 days a week. I now eat a salad at least once daily, fruit 2-3 times daily, and have managed to fit ... Read more
Keeping 'FAT GIRL' in check over the holidays
Thursday, December 02, 2010      4 comments

I am writing this down, to make myself accountable. I am going to keep inner fat girl in check this holiday season, by doing the following: Eating at least one salad daily Drinking 8 glasses of water daily Chewing my food!! (sounds... Read more
Keepin' 'fat girl' in check.
Thursday, December 02, 2010      2 comments

This is some kinda challenge. I am not one of those naturally skinny girls. I work REALLY hard to maintain my weight. I am not one of those girls that wants to eat salads, and I am someone who lives to eat, BUT I am definitely working on be... Read more
Weekend visit from 'fat girl'
Monday, November 01, 2010      3 comments

WAAAAHHHHH!!!! Fat girl was out in full effect this weekend!! I drank, and ate everything I could possibly eat and drink this weekend...and my scale this morning is showing me NOOOOO love at all...but I know that getting on the scale this ... Read more
Fat girl - step off!
Thursday, October 21, 2010      8 comments

Well, I am finally at my goal weight, and loving it...working out 5 times a week at the gym, and enjoying that too... Even when I eat now, I think about what the effects of my eating will be....eating sweets, refined stuff, really does brin... Read more
This is it.
Friday, September 03, 2010      5 comments

So. This is it. Not sure what it was, but something clicked for me last night. I am determined to make this lifestyle change, which means being prepared for ups and downs. Being a mom of 3, you have to be prepared for ups and downs, however... Read more
Friday, July 02, 2010      3 comments

I knew this was going to be difficult, and I am prepared for the fight...but sometimes, I must admit, I do get tired of this eternal battle with weight. I don't want to be skinny or anything, I just want to feel comfortable in my own body...and ... Read more
Still at it...
Wednesday, May 12, 2010      1 comments

It seems like life, and weight, go in cycles...I totally get it, but every time I get to goal, I somehow think that I will be at goal forever.....and then something happens, a birthday, some kind of holiday, or just life. Being an emotional eate... Read more
Made it through Christmas maintaining....
Sunday, December 28, 2008      0 comments

Well, it was difficult, but I made it through Christmas maintaining my weight. Now the hard work continues, I need to lose this weight. Going to Florida in March is serious motivation...I really need to be able to enjoy the beach, and the pool, ... Read more

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