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Tuesday, April 07, 2015      3 comments

4/6 UPDATE: I informed my co-worker/competitor yesterday that there are no extensions or "do-overs." We made an agreement 12 weeks ago, shook on it, checked our progress throughout, and we will weigh-in as planned! I tried very hard not to get o... Read more
Monday, April 06, 2015      6 comments

My co-worker(fellow competitor) has asked for an EXTENSION to our contest! What? We have been in a 12-week competition and I had a reasonable eating weekend in anticipation for the end of the contest, and now he wants to extend it?! What do you ... Read more
Monday, March 23, 2015      4 comments

Last week was the "all-important" 9 week weigh-in and I am happy to say I "appear" to be winning! The scale, w/ 3 weeks left, says I have lost 13 lbs vs my opponents 1.5! Now, normally I would say this contest is over, but I never like to say "n... Read more
Dropping those LBS!
Sunday, March 01, 2015      6 comments

I have reached the 7th week of my work contest and I give myself the slight edge! The next weigh-in is 3 weeks away and it is the most important one in my opinion. The next weigh-in will be at 9 weeks and w/ only 3 weeks remaining after that tim... Read more
Back in Stride!
Friday, February 20, 2015      3 comments

OK, emergency food stash is gone because as long as it was there, it was going to get eaten. So I now know why I have struggled so much these last 2 weeks and it's got me feeling like I am slipping back into old habits! But... ...have no fe... Read more
Starting anew!
Wednesday, February 11, 2015      5 comments

This week is off to a rough start eating-wise! I have already dived into my emergency stash and made an additional emergency dip!! Woe is me...NOT! I am picking myself right up and getting myself back into the good habits that allowed me to drop... Read more
Motivation-3 weeks
Wednesday, February 04, 2015      6 comments

The struggle continues! I have built so many unhealthy habits over the years it is very difficult to break the "bad stuff" cycle. I am currently in a contest at work and it was all I could do to get motivated again. My co-worker has defini... Read more