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Hitting a plateau
Friday, February 02, 2018      0 comments

Having lost this weight before, I know I'm hitting a plateau when it comes to the scale. My weight is between 177-179 and last time, hitting that 175 was a struggle. I don't actually remember what I was doing last time, but I know I've been che... Read more
Not dying while running
Thursday, February 01, 2018      0 comments

I think I'm finally able to run without feeling like I'm dying. I did two miles in just over 28 minutes. At my very best, I could do that in 25, but that was two years ago. So I feel like I'm doing pretty good. Maybe by next month I can do a twe... Read more
Making progress
Thursday, January 25, 2018      1 comments

I don't know how much weight I've lost, but my pants aren't fitting so well anymore. I'm in that stage where one size is a bit too big but the next size down is a bit too small. I could wear them, but it's not comfortable for long periods of tim... Read more
Regaining strength
Thursday, January 18, 2018      2 comments

Over the last couple of days at work, I've realized I must have lost some muscle. Probably after having surgery. One of my jobs is at a warehouse which normally doesn't require me to lift anything super heavy - maybe a case of soda or a gallon o... Read more
I'm doing this for science
Friday, January 12, 2018      4 comments

I'm currently part of a study that's trying to look for links between diet, activity level, genetics and weight loss. It sounded pretty interesting up until the point where I signed up and they assigned me to the "low carb" group. Like, that's a... Read more