Spark Spotlight: Ally (ALLYLIZZY)

By , SparkPeople Blogger
At SparkPeople, we love helping people accomplish big goals—but we believe it's equally important to celebrate the small successes along the way. Each week in the Spark Spotlight, we'll check in with a featured member about his or her proudest moments, biggest challenges and advice for others on living, thinking and feeling healthier. We hope these quick snapshots will help motivate you to keep moving steadily toward your own goals, week by week.
 
This Week's Spotlight: Ally (ALLYLIZZY)
Age: 26
Location: Santa Rosa, California
 
Small Success of the Week
 
Ally is happy to report to SparkPeople's Community Goal Feed that she is down from a size 20 in shorts to a size 13!
 
What's your overall goal?

Now that I have almost reached my goal weight of 150 pounds, my overall goal is to work on maintenance. It's possible I may even consider setting a new goal for myself and try to lose a little more weight.

How is SparkPeople helping you get there?

Reading the Community Goal Feed on SparkPeople every day in the morning has really helped me. It gives me the little boost of inspiration I need to start my day. I really like seeing what people have to say, and I like offering others motivation whenever I can.

What's your biggest challenge right now?

My biggest challenge right now is to not overeat and to avoid late night snacking while watching TV.

What advice do you have for someone who just joined SparkPeople?

I would tell anyone who just joined SparkPeople that they have come to the right place for the needed support for a successful weight-loss journey. I would also tell them that SparkPeople has made my journey fun and enjoyable, and it might work that way for them, too.

Want to be the next small success we spotlight? Share your successes on the goal feed or in the comments below, and you might be the next person we contact!

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Comments

CONGRATULATIONS ALL. I have been Soda free since rejoining Spark. Gave up Soda March 17, 2017!

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Amazing Report
thanks for your willingness to share Report
Congratulations, Ally! That's AWESOME! :) Report
HEALIN1
Well done, congrats Report
That is amazing!! Report
This is a very inspiring story. Keep up the great work! You are awesome! Report
Great story Report
Thank you for sharing whats working on Sparks for you, and congrats! and keep up to your goals Report
RAPUNZEL53
Great. Report
excellent results and example Report
Congratulations, Ally! You certainly deserve the Spotlight 🌺 Report
Good on You! I do not worry while watching TV/movies (I am knitting or spinning then) but when I am reading. Report
Your inspirational story is great. Report
WooHoo!!!!! So proud of you!!! Report
Congratulations! What a GREAT feeling! Blessings. Report
KHALIA2
Congratulations on a job well done! Report
Congratulations! Thanks for your blog and insight. Report
Way to go!! Report
Congratulations, Ally! I know that it has to be a great feeling to have reached your goal. Keep up the great work and thanks for sharing your success and tips. Report
Way to go! Report
Congratulations, well done🙂 Report
Congratulations ! Well done. I'm down about one size so far but even that feels good Report
ROBBIEY
great job Report
Congratulations!! Report
Congratulations!!! Report
AllyLizzy is always kind and motivating with her posts. She deserves to be in the highlight, she's earned it in so many more ways than just the weight loss. Good seeing her get some recognition. :) Report
Congratulations! Come on over and join us on the At Goal and Maintaining and Transition to Maintenance team! Report
ARNETTELEE
Great! Report
Congratulations. Thanks for sharing. Report
Woo Hoo! You are interesting with an inspirational story. Report
ZRIE014
very interesting Report