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What Jeans Size Am I?
Saturday, March 03, 2018      5 comments

I haven't bought jeans in years, only jeggings (yay for jeggings!) I've lost 20 lbs so I went to the store just to try on jeans, not even to buy any. Now I am very aware that different brands and cuts and fabrics fit very differently so I am not... Read more
Readjusted Goals
Thursday, March 01, 2018      6 comments

January I KILLED it losing 18 lbs from Dec 26-Feb 1. I set my weight loss goals based on 2 lb/week loss. February I flunked, losing only 2 lbs for the entire month (losing 4 but gaining two back, actually.) But guess what? Now it's March! I'm se... Read more
New Month, New Start, New Goal
Thursday, March 01, 2018      2 comments

February was a bust with depression, anxiety, hopelessness consuming my thoughts and fueling poor food choices. Well, I'm taking March 1 for a "reset" all the way around! Getting back into the healthy eating and adding some new stuff to my worko... Read more
Going from Bored/Frustrated to Something New
Monday, February 26, 2018      2 comments

All of February I have been mentally a mess. I'm bored with the same cardio routine I've been doing for over 60 days. I'm bored with my diet. *BUT* I've decided to do something about it and I've decided that it's ok if I'm not losing weight as f... Read more
So happy!
Thursday, February 01, 2018      5 comments

To avoid paying $80/month extra for being overweight to my HealthShare organization I needed to lose 30lbs. I got 15 lbs knocked out and sent them my p... Read more
One Day at a Time
Tuesday, January 16, 2018      2 comments

Just keep swimming... My first 7 days of weight loss I lost 7 lbs. Now day 22 has come to a close and my total so far is 11.4 lbs down. My progress has slowed from that first amazing week to about 2-3 lbs/week now. It's disappointing but it's re... Read more
Financial Motivation is Creating Results
Wednesday, January 03, 2018      2 comments

Instead of traditional health insurance, we are beginning with Liberty HealthShare (Google it) February 1st. They use a height/weight chart and if you are over you are put into a special program called Health Track that is an additional $80/mon... Read more
Harder, Easier
Sunday, September 11, 2016      6 comments

Wow. I'm so heavy. My body is always lethargic and tired unless I stimulate it with caffeine or energy drinks. My body is especially tired after I e... Read more
Wednesday, October 28, 2015      0 comments

So I had gotten my weight down to 167 at the end of summer 2014. The first time I had been under 170 in about 7-9 years. Now, end of summer 2015, I am back up to 188. Poor food choices, lack of exercise, "one (or three) drinks won't hurt"....... Read more
"First you make your habits, then your habits make you"
Thursday, April 03, 2014      0 comments

I decided to start a new of habit of NOT eating in front of the tv at night. Last night was successful day one. Tonight will be successful night two! The scale is the lowest today it has been since I got pregnant in 2012. My next "little" go... Read more
Chocolate & Nighttime Eating
Wednesday, April 02, 2014      1 comments

Yummmmm chocolate. I switched to dark chocolate a couple of years ago. I have been keeping a Lindt dark chocolate bar in my cabinet and eating a piece or two almost every day. Well, I just took a look at one piece being 63 calories. That's l... Read more
1,000 extra calories yesterday
Saturday, March 29, 2014      1 comments

My baby (10 1/2 months) went to spend the night away from home for the first time yesterday. I used it as an excuse to eat ice cream and drink nearly an entire bottle of moscato wine. Then I logged the calories this morning and saw it nearly d... Read more
Happy New Year!
Tuesday, January 07, 2014      1 comments

2014, I'm dropping this extra 30 pounds. DONE DEAL! emoticon... Read more
Scale Stuck
Tuesday, July 30, 2013      2 comments

So this thing emoticon is barely at a downward crawl, so that means I need to tweak some thing(s). I'm busy wit... Read more
I'm Back!
Thursday, July 18, 2013      2 comments

Hi all. I had my second baby 11 weeks ago. emoticon Her name is Celeste Chanté and she is the happiest baby I ... Read more

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