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Day 86 ***sigh**
Wednesday, July 22, 2015      2 comments

So here I am on day 86, and frustrated, burned out, feeling unmotivated and all those other nasty things that got me in this situation I'm in. I haven't had contact with my trainer/nutritionist in almost a week, and know he is not checking my f... Read more
Coffee... little change = BIG calories, carb & fat savings
Sunday, May 31, 2015      0 comments

Let me start out by telling you I LOVE COFFEE! Not just any coffee, mind you. It's has to be iced coffee with 1/2 cup of that yummy flavored creamer. I love my iced coffee like a fat girl loves cake.... ... Read more
Ah HA! I know why I cheated! Lack of planning!
Wednesday, May 27, 2015      1 comments

I don't know why it didn't hit me sooner, and I keep playing it over and over in my head. "Why did you do that" (Referencing my cheat meal last night). It finally hit me! I am a planner and a control freak. I don't like to eat out, be... Read more
I cheated today... yep, I did.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015      5 comments

So a vendor brought in pizza today for us, but I politely declined and ate my healthy protein packed lunch, and was satisfied. Yes, there was a brief moment while I was standing at the microwave, that I saw the table full of every pizza and e... Read more
Chia Seeds.... My new best friend. Warning, don't read if easily grossed out.
Monday, May 25, 2015      3 comments
Salvia_hispanica emoticon For anyone reading this that is offe... Read more
I watched him eat the WHOLE thing
Sunday, May 24, 2015      1 comments

So I'm visiting mom for the weekend. She has her heart set on making chicken fajitas tonight, and my heart skipped a beat. I had to say "Nope, not going to happen for me" (Thinking of the sodium, and the white flour tortillas). So, I told her... Read more
I cried today
Tuesday, May 19, 2015      8 comments

Well, there I was at work, hearing talk about pizza being ordered for everyone for lunch. My belly was screaming "YES!!", My brain was whispering "no". So I decided I was going to delay my breakfast until later in the morning so I wouldn't be... Read more
My own fault....Dammed doritos.
Thursday, May 14, 2015      4 comments

I have been making good, healthy food choices since back from the cruise. I was feeling frustrated from gaining back almost everything I lost prior to leaving. Since I got back, I expected the weight to start falling off again, but it was... Read more
Back from Vacation (cruise)....Tired but motivated.
Sunday, May 10, 2015      2 comments

So I feel like I'm starting over. I'm so bloated and feel blah. I'm sure it's just pure exhaustion, and my body is full of all the crap and sodium from the food on the ship. I ate fruits and veggies every opportunity, but wasn't able to... Read more
Day 5
Saturday, May 02, 2015      4 comments

Weighed for first time and down 7 lbs! Awesome! I feel so good about what I'm doing and am looking forward to what is ahead. I thank God for putting Jerry in my life to motivate me, answer my dumb questions, coach me, etc. Today was a g... Read more