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Big Fat Belly Post - Part 3
Sunday, May 27, 2018      3 comments

I am freaking out with excitement! I took progress pics a few weeks ago and was not happy with my progress. Didn't seem like I had many changes. The changes I did see were seemed like I was just looking kinda bloated. I was pretty demotivated. T... Read more
Gym Buddies Suck!
Wednesday, May 16, 2018      7 comments

Arms recap Febuary April ... Read more
Self Loathing is a Motivator
Monday, April 23, 2018      7 comments

Some times the things people say to one another in the name of encouragement is baffling. I saw a post this morning where a girl posted her before pictures with proclamations of disgust over her appearance. Then the "don't be so hard on yourself... Read more
Is it sad to say I am relieved?
Saturday, April 21, 2018      6 comments

I spoke to my sister last night. She said our grandmother had a fall in the nursing home and is very agitated and refusing to take her meds. Her meds are for chronic pancreatitis and high blood pressure. She has , what I thought/ what her initia... Read more
Big Fat Shrinking Belly Post: Part 2 - Goal Weight
Saturday, April 14, 2018      3 comments

Recap with start pic! 227 pounds I joined a gym late January and have been working towards building some muscle and shedding more fat. ... Read more
Big Fat Shrinking Belly Post
Friday, February 16, 2018      3 comments

Ok so let's start with a before pic: This photo was taken 7/27/2016. Not sure what my weight was then. I was only about a month into my weight loss ... Read more
No Excuses
Sunday, February 11, 2018      8 comments

I posted this image earlier today on the Spark Community page and got a very negative response from a lady who basically painted me out to be unsymp... Read more
Sunday, February 11, 2018      5 comments

Until I decided to get control over mylife and my health once and for all, I would sit around wishing to be that cute skinny girl I was 20 years ago... Read more
Still Going!
Thursday, February 08, 2018      1 comments

Ok so this is week 3 at the gym. I have gone from 172 to 164 pounds. Did have some stomach flu in there so I am sure from here the losses won't be as dramatic. I have roughly 10-15 pounds to go until my goal weight. This last leg of my weight lo... Read more
Sick as a dog and not amused!
Monday, January 29, 2018      7 comments

Well this was supposed to be beginning of Week 2 of my BFL challenge. I wanted to do an end of Week 1 photo (guess I still could) and thrash a really intense lower body and abs workout. Belly and butt are my problem areas. All belly no butt. So ... Read more
Gym: Day 2 - Cardio
Tuesday, January 23, 2018      4 comments

No I am not going to chronicle every single day at the gym. No fears for all 2 of you that follow my blog! lol But this is a new experience for me so I wanted to record another successful day, BECAUSE - I did an interval workout on the elliptica... Read more
Gym: Day 1
Monday, January 22, 2018      5 comments

I have no idea what I was so nervous about. I kicked serious ass at the gym today! I was able to lift at least 60% of the weight I did when I left off. I'm nerdy enough to walk around the gym with a notebook and write everything down I lift and ... Read more
Gym Nerves
Saturday, January 20, 2018      5 comments

After this post I plan on posting a lot more pictures to document my journey. I just signed up with a new gym that opened a few blocks from the house. No pool this time, but it is really nice. Large with a variety of machines. I got a cheap memb... Read more
The Dreaded Spare Tire
Saturday, December 23, 2017      1 comments

I have belly fat. I have had belly fat even when I was thin. This little pouch of fat that sits over my lower belly. No matter how thin I have ever been in my adult life (low has been in the 130s which makes my face look weird and I think overal... Read more
Not Going to Cheat
Friday, December 22, 2017      6 comments

My weight loss has been going pretty well this time. I am on a bit of a plateau but that's not going to sway me. Usually I hit a plateau and cheat a little, then gain and then it starts getting hard to keep focused. Christmas dinner is coming up... Read more

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