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Going to NYC
Friday, January 04, 2019      0 comments

For Christmas my fiancé gave me 3rd row Hamilton tickets and we are going to spend a couple days in New York. I'm super excited! I just hope that the trip doesn't derail our diet plans. We already scoped out the restaurants by our hotel and h... Read more
2019 goals.
Tuesday, January 01, 2019      3 comments

Welp, I didn't do so good last year but today is the start of a new year and I have a lot to get ready for. I am getting married this fall and want to feel and look great for that, and I also want to be able to work on having a baby. We... Read more
I got engaged!!
Sunday, August 12, 2018      9 comments

Two weeks ago today Greg asked me to marry him!! We took a weekend trip to Alexandria, VA to celebrate our 2nd anniversary and on the night of it he took me over to National Harbor where there is a really nice ferris wheel called the Capital Wh... Read more
One month coffee free!
Thursday, May 24, 2018      1 comments

So I would get coffee (sometimes iced ones with whipped cream) about 4 times a week. Medium sized sugary drinks packed with calories. I always had a late day crash and felt jittery at bedtime but on the days I didn't have it I'd get serious h... Read more
Joined the gym.
Wednesday, March 07, 2018      2 comments

I was a member of a gym that was about 20 minutes away, even longer in rush hour, so I never got there. But there is a gym that opened a mile away from my house and so I made the switch yesterday and signed up there. My boyfriend is a member a... Read more
I'm still here!
Monday, September 18, 2017      4 comments

I haven't blogged in a while but I'm still around. :) Hope everyone is doing well. I just turned 34 on the 4th of this month and decided that I am really going to push to change and get the healthy and strong body I've always wanted. I'... Read more
Sunday, March 12, 2017      0 comments

Hi everyone! Today was veeeery windy and cold but I had a lot of errands to run so I needed to head out into it almost all day long. Normally I always would stop before getting into my car and unzip my coat so I could sit down (very anno... Read more
Stress ate.
Wednesday, March 08, 2017      2 comments

Today I found out my dad likely needs another vein surgery on his leg. He had a bypass about two years ago, and while this surgery isn't supposed to be as invasive or taxing it still really scares me. After his appointment we got breakfast and... Read more
Back in action!
Monday, March 06, 2017      2 comments

Hi all! I haven't posted a blog in quite a while but I have been popping on Spark a few times a week just to read articles and stuff to stay motivated. Hope everyone is doing well! After gaining back 64 of the 92 pounds lost I felt... Read more
Still going!
Monday, April 18, 2016      6 comments

Hey everyone! I spent this morning in the ER with my dad. He fell on the deck and hurt his leg to the point he was unable to walk. Fortunately there is no break but his knee is badly sprained. He needs to rest it and will go see a orthope... Read more
March goal!
Friday, March 04, 2016      2 comments

February wasn't that great for weight loss but that's okay. I maintained my January loss of 7 pounds. I was trying new things but decided that I really needed to get back to the basics of what I did when I first lost 90 pounds before regaining... Read more
Friday, January 29, 2016      6 comments

My goal is to lose 47 pounds by my birthday in September. That will finally get me to the 100 pounds lost mark. I got sooo close before (90 pounds lost!) but I slipped and regained weight. When I reach my goal I will weigh 228 pounds. From t... Read more
A fire and hurting my back.. again.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015      3 comments

On Friday my best friend's house caught fire. She lives right around the corner from me and I heard sirens and saw all the emergency responders rushing to her street. There were so many and I got really concerned when they came and hooked up th... Read more
November walking goal.
Wednesday, November 04, 2015      4 comments

I made it a goal to walk 40 miles on my treadmill for the month of November. With my back issues I have not done much exercising, but now that it is feeling better than it did I need to get back into doing something. I love walking so I decide... Read more
I'm not defeated!
Wednesday, September 02, 2015      4 comments

I have been trying really hard to lose weight but despite my efforts I've only lost 1 pound since July. I woke up with thoughts of "Why should I even bother working out? Nothing is changing anyway." But when I really thought about it that isn... Read more

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