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Saturday, July 23, 2016      5 comments

Hello, I'm Gailiebee and I'm addicted to sugar. I love chocolate, candy, cake, cookies, ice cream and if I had the choice, I'd forgo all meals and opt for dessert 100% of the time. I'm also sneaky about it. I'll rationalize my "need" for it beca... Read more
Need Help....
Monday, June 13, 2016      10 comments

I've been on my weight loss journey for about 11 months now and I"ve lost 80 lbs. That's roughly 7.25 lbs per month. I was doing great, feeling wonderful and progressing well towards my 130 lbs weight loss goal. Then something happened. I... Read more
Slipping and Sliding
Tuesday, May 31, 2016      3 comments

I'VE GAINED 8 LBS!!!! I hate that I'm even writing these words, but perhaps by writing them, something will click and I'll get back on track. I don't want to rationalize that I ate well the last few days, because I didn't-I deviated from p... Read more
Tuesday, May 17, 2016      4 comments

I've been struggling the last few days. Stress from work, my mother in town and a new relationship all making me want to eat. I cannot differentiate between emotional hunger and physical hunger lately. I thought I had that under control. My we... Read more
Outdated jeans...
Sunday, April 10, 2016      3 comments

I spent a good chunk of my weekend cleaning out my closet, having the best time trying on clothes that are too big and bagging them up for donations. D... Read more
Functional dysfunction
Saturday, April 02, 2016      15 comments

Last weekend I decided to take the kids and visit my parents down the coast. It was Easter weekend, I had a new car and it had been quite some time since... Read more
Super Bowl Sunday.
Monday, February 08, 2016      4 comments

I was invited to a Super Bowl party with a group of friends that I hadn't seen since Halloween. I knew it was going to be a challenging food day so I spent some time at the gym. I did my couch to 5k program, elliptical and some weight training. ... Read more
Life lessons.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016      4 comments

I've been cooped up in the house for the last few days because of the snow so last night the kids and I ventured out to the gym. I took my spin class, then did a 30 min 5k training and some weights. My daughter (14 years old) said to me as we ... Read more
Gailiebee 2.0
Saturday, January 23, 2016      7 comments

I spent last weekend in Puerto Rico with a dear friend of mine. She won an all inclusive trip to a 5 star resort through work and she chose me to go alon... Read more
Sunday, January 10, 2016      3 comments

I'm hungry today. Not physically hungry. Emotionally hungry. I can tell the difference because my tummy is full but all I want to do is eat everything in my house. I'm laying on my couch huddled under blankets watching Netflix being a couch pota... Read more
Down Dog.
Saturday, January 09, 2016      7 comments

Last week my spin teacher encouraged me to take a yoga/Pilates class, so I did. I will admit that I didn't enjoy it very much. I found that I was very uncomfortable doing many of the moves. I don't know if it was because I wasn't flexible, or i... Read more
Monday, January 04, 2016      5 comments

I started 2015 busting out of a size 20 pair of jeans and on December 30th I bought a pair of size 14 corduroys that fit like a dream. I feel like the incredible shrinking woman and it feels amazing. I never thought I would get such pleasure ou... Read more
Day 1. Again.
Friday, January 01, 2016      6 comments

I remember January 1 being a day that I dreaded because it meant that I had to start dieting. As an overweight woman, it was sort of expected that losing... Read more
Mind Over Matter
Tuesday, November 24, 2015      2 comments

I have been on my journey of transformation for 4 months now and so much has changed. Not only am I getting smaller, stronger and more confident, but my relationship with food has changed. In the past, food was there to comfort me, to cheer me... Read more
Sunday, September 20, 2015      6 comments

I've been overweight most of my life and I've been on every diet under the sun. From pills and shakes to pre-made meals and counting points, I've done it all and I've lost weight. Then I gained it back and then I gained some more. Food has alw... Read more

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