2014 Update
Wednesday, January 15, 2014      5 comments

It's been a while since I wrote a blog...almost a year in fact... I have struggled so much with my weight over the last couple of years. I went from about 145 lbs up to 200 lbs. I'm back down in the 190's but so upset since I was so happy w... Read more
Living Life?
Monday, April 22, 2013      11 comments

I feel like I'm just floating through life and not really living it. Every day it's the same thing, get the kids up and out the door for school, have lunch with the hubby, kids and hubby come home from school/work, have dinner, hit the gym (most... Read more
The Past....
Wednesday, April 17, 2013      2 comments

Funny how the past molds you into the person you are today... So last night at dinner my son brought up fighting at school and during the conversation my husband asked me if I ever got into a fight at school, to which I told him yes; tha... Read more
Saturday, April 13, 2013      4 comments

Perception is a funny thing. Especially how we perceive ourselves. Lately I have a different perception of what I look like than what I actually look like. In my mind I still feel like what I did when I was 40 lbs lighter: ... Read more
Just a Bit Stressed
Thursday, February 07, 2013      4 comments

Waiting games suck big time. We are waiting for our federal tax refund to hit our bank account and according to the IRS website the funds were sent to our bank yesterday. It's only been one day sent the money was sent so there isn't much to be w... Read more
Pity Party Day
Tuesday, January 29, 2013      5 comments

Really feel like a having a big ol' pity party for myself today. I have eaten so much crap and I keep going back to the pantry for more. I HATE days like this. Yeah, it's emotional eating. I'm stuck in my house pretty much day after day after da... Read more
4 Weeks into the New Year
Monday, January 28, 2013      5 comments

So I have been going strong on my weight loss for the last 4 weeks and I have had some really great results. I'm down 8 lbs as of Friday. My workouts have been good, though I am constantly looking for new ways to change up my cardio. Instead of ... Read more
Monday, December 31, 2012      8 comments

Since 2012 wasn't what I wanted for myself with my weight loss journey I plan on making 2013 10x better. I plan on losing the last 60ish lbs to finally reach my goal 130 lbs. I plan on being a much happier person, since I know that when I'... Read more
Motivation VS Determination
Tuesday, December 18, 2012      6 comments

Motivation is a great thing. It can help you jump start your weight loss but motivation doesn't last. It's the determination of making that change last for a life time that will get you through the process. When I started this process clos... Read more
Confession Time...
Monday, December 10, 2012      4 comments

It has been over a year since I have successfully lost any amount of weight. This past week I have seen my weight creep back up close to 190 and its scary. The month of December hasn't seen much time in the gym, 10 days in and I have only worked... Read more
Friday, October 05, 2012      5 comments

I have several emotions going on in my head right now and I'm 100% certain they are the reason I'm having such a hard time with my weight loss right now. ANGER, PISSED OFF, HURT: I am angry, pissed off and hurt at the one person who is s... Read more
Over Coming Obstacles
Monday, September 10, 2012      3 comments

Over the weekend my husband found out that his grandmother on his dad's side of the family passed away. He spent most of yesterday trying to figure out a way to get back up home, which is about a 3 hour drive, and not leave me and the kids witho... Read more
Gaining Weight Sucks
Thursday, September 06, 2012      7 comments

I hate that I gained back close 40 lbs back! I know that I wrote a while back that I was back on track but it wasn't so. Yeah, I stayed true to the gym and my workouts but the diet portion wasn't there. It's true about what they say; losing weig... Read more
Back on Track with Friends
Thursday, April 26, 2012      5 comments

I think I have slowly found myself back on track. Though I can't take all the credit. I have two really good friends who have set up an accountability group. Through out the day we text each other to see how we are doing with our food choices an... Read more
My First 10k Race Experience
Saturday, March 31, 2012      9 comments

Today was my first 10k race. I ran it with my husband. We got up at 3 am to be out there door by 3:30 so we could stop by a convenience store to grab some water. We were downtown Charleston by 4 am, one of the first to show up. We wanted to be i... Read more

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