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What do you want? No, really want?
Thursday, December 13, 2018      6 comments

I was thinking about this today, as I was on my six hour drive for work. What do I want? My whole life, I have "wanted" to lose weight. Always. Since the age of 9. I have had people tell me that I need to lose weight, I was too heavy, I wa... Read more
New Goal for My 40th!
Monday, October 16, 2017      5 comments

Just because I want to write this down and make it "real", I am sharing my goal with you. I want to hit my 100lb weight loss by my 40th birthday in May. We are going to Italy and I don't want to have to worry about clothes shopping, certain acti... Read more
An Awakening...
Thursday, May 12, 2016      13 comments

It has been a long time since I've posted anything. I have been doing a lot of soul searching and my life has completely changed. I was laid off in Jan... Read more
Being Kind to Myself When Life Gets Hairy
Friday, January 22, 2016      6 comments

This has been a difficult two weeks for me. Last Wednesday, I was laid off from work. I had just returned from vacation and was let go the following... Read more
New Start! !!
Monday, November 02, 2015      3 comments

I am considering this a clean slate for me! I have tried with weight loss for many years. I have succeeded at times, and failed others. Recent... Read more
Day 53: No Soda! (Diet or Regular)
Sunday, July 19, 2015      8 comments

I am making progress! I am on Day 53 of no diet or regular soda. My migraines have subsided and I am super stoked about that! Now...I have done a little experimenting and found that my body is rejecting processed food. Even if it is suppos... Read more
Day 12: Ooohh! The Detox!!!
Sunday, June 07, 2015      5 comments

Today is my 12th day and I am happy to say... * I have not had sweetener * I have not had red meat * I have not had junky food (cookies, Doritos, etc) * I have not had DIET soda or regular soda This is a huge WIN for me! !! I loo... Read more
My 100 Day Challenge
Wednesday, May 27, 2015      8 comments

Tomorrow I will start my 100 day challenge to getting healthier. What does that look like for me? 1) No diet soda (or regular) -More water! 2) No junk food (defined as: drive thrus, chips, frozen yogurt, gluten free cookies, etc). ... Read more
Another Year...Wiser???
Sunday, May 24, 2015      4 comments

I haven't written for awhile. Thank you holiday weekend! I have really been looking at what I have done in the past, the results I have gotten and how I am feeling. I learned a few things. I think that food is my coping mechanism. It... Read more
Change...Chipping Away at it!
Monday, January 19, 2015      6 comments

So much has changed over the last month or so. I got back from Thailand, was promoted at work, got nominated to a board at work, we lost a family friend and I sprained my... Read more
Lessons from Thailand!
Monday, December 08, 2014      7 comments

I got back from Thailand last Sunday, three days later I was on a red-eye to the east coast for work. I live in California, so I was beat. However, I did get my promotion! Stoked about that! I am still on the east coast right now, it is 4:... Read more
One Step Forward, Two Steps Back -- Weight Loss Cha-Cha!
Monday, November 17, 2014      3 comments

I have struggled the last few months with going up two pounds, down two pounds. I know this is because I had three deaths in the family in two months, have had to move back home and am struggling with work. I understand that. What I don't ... Read more
Leave for Thailand in 27 Days!!!
Saturday, October 25, 2014      5 comments

My weight has been all over the place. The doctor is doing tests and I find the results on Tuesday. However, I think she has hit on something about the sleeping thing. The week I got sleep, I was down 2 pounds. This past week, my sleep was terri... Read more
Have you ever got sucked back into diet mentality?!
Wednesday, October 15, 2014      5 comments

You can learn so much from observation. You can also learn a lot from observing your family members. I think I understand now why I have struggled with my weight all my life. My mom is a lifetime dieter, and also had the lap band done a few year... Read more
Tuesday, August 26, 2014      5 comments

I am feeling SOOOO much better! I feel like I am back in control today and that makes me so very happy. As some of you know, I was struggling. I have finally put my finger on what has happened. Have you ever been around negative people? ... Read more

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