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From a 16 to a 2, one Turkey Day apart.
Friday, November 29, 2013      5 comments

So, Black Friday prompted me to make this blog post. Today, I was pretty proud of myself. I braved the crowd to head to Old Navy to buy myself some new clothes for student teaching in the spring. I never could have guessed that I'd be a size 2 n... Read more
It's been six months in four days...
Monday, June 17, 2013      2 comments

since I started my journey, at less than half a pound away from 190 lbs. (my highest ever). I was uncomfortable in my own skin, physically and emotionally. I lagged behind my friends, huffing and puffing up the hill. I wouldn't say I've reached ... Read more
Single Digits!?
Monday, June 17, 2013      2 comments

Since a lot of my original clothes are getting pretty ridiculous looking on, I've been unleashing my inner Macklemore and have become a pro at thrift shopping and scanning clearance racks. For the first time in literally ever, my pant size is a ... Read more
Rewarding yourself?
Wednesday, May 15, 2013      0 comments

So, today was a bit of a milestone. If anyone's been following my weight loss ticker, I've been on a plateau for a few weeks. Today, I lost a few pounds and finally reached the thirty pound mark. For me, every ten pounds I lose, I go to my local... Read more
Monday, April 22, 2013      6 comments

Left: January: 186, Right: April 166 I've been feeling like I've been on a plateau for a while. I took this "progress" picture on the right today. I know I'm not at ... Read more
Don't hold back!
Friday, February 01, 2013      1 comments

I'm just posting this image I found on Pinterest because it's been really motivating to me the past few weeks. In the past when I've "tried to lose weight", I definitely ... Read more