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I'm stuck.
Monday, November 19, 2012      1 comments

So I've been plugging along since the end of June, losing 53 pounds in 5 months, and now I'm stuck! I've been at the same weight for 2 weeks. Tracking EVERYTHING and moving...what gives? I am not about to give up, but I am getting frustrated.... Read more
Clothes shopping is fun again!
Tuesday, October 02, 2012      4 comments

So I recently was able to to out and shop for new clothes...happy to report I'm 3 sizes smaller and loving the transition! I didn't want to go too crazy buying new things since I'm on a journey and about 1/2 way to goal...but it is amazing what... Read more
So....when does your thought process change???
Thursday, August 23, 2012      8 comments

So I'm down 26 pounds now since June 26th. Not bad for 2 months! My eating habits are changed, the cravings for junk are gone and I fell GOOD when I make healthy eating choices, and I feel great to be 2 sizes smaller!!! brain i... Read more
Going, going, going....
Tuesday, August 14, 2012      4 comments

Been having a lot of good success this week, down another 2 pounds! Woo hoo! Can't wait until it's all "gone" but I'll take 2 pounds a week! Headed in the right direction. My clothes are starting to get baggy, can't tell you how wonderful th... Read more
Breakfast ideas?
Tuesday, August 07, 2012      7 comments

To avoid getting into a rut, what does everyone else out there eat for breakfast? I need to try some new things...... Read more
New shoes....
Saturday, August 04, 2012      3 comments

So, for finally hitting my first 20lbs, I bought a new pair of running shoes today! New shoes have a way of making your feel good don't they? And they don't add any calories!!! WOO HOO! Going to put them to good use for sure...and my next 20 ... Read more
Even in the darkest hours...friends will always be there to help!
Thursday, August 02, 2012      4 comments

Friday, tomorrow, is the anniversary of my brother Jon's passing. He left us 4 years ago tomorrow. I have learned to not internalize my fear of showing grief any longer and if I cry, well, I cry! I know who I can count on to hear out my thoug... Read more
Never want to do that again!
Tuesday, July 24, 2012      3 comments

So today I had my stress test, just to make sure my heart was ok considering my family history of heart was interesting...and at that moment when I was actually doing the test on the treadmill, I thought back to a video I had seen p... Read more
Why do I continue to beat myself up?
Monday, July 23, 2012      4 comments

I really need to do something about my negative self talk. Everytime I'm in front of a mirror, even passing by a store front and can see myself in the window...or am getting dressed in the morning, I barrage myself with negative comments..."how... Read more
Birthdays and other events with FOOD - UGH
Saturday, July 21, 2012      2 comments

So today we celebrated my niece's birthday ( a day early) and she is turning 12! Fun times for the family...our family celebrations tend to be held at my mom and dad's, and around FOOD! I charted out my day of eating in advance, which helped t... Read more
Learning everyday...
Thursday, July 19, 2012      5 comments

I'm a month into the new journey to "me" and I'm down 14 pounds. I really think things are going well so far. It's all coming back to me - how to eat and how to move. Re-learning these things again is necessary and this time around, I feel lik... Read more
Today is the first day of the rest of my life!
Thursday, June 28, 2012      8 comments

Today is step one, step one of my journey to health and wellness. The first step is always the here goes! I can do this, I can do this, I CAN DO THIS!!!... Read more