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One Pound lost is what you make it!
Sunday, April 17, 2011      11 comments

Sometimes losing just one pound at weigh-in seems miniscule, especially if you worked your socks off, and especially if you've just started out like me and you're stuck on only 7 pounds gone so far out of 50 that I want to lose. But really ... Read more
A Blog from the Dog
Saturday, April 16, 2011      13 comments

First and foremost, love yourself no matter your size because you are wonderful! Be willing to learn from others, it your most valuable resource! ... Read more
Rough Week Behind Me
Wednesday, April 13, 2011      4 comments

I dragged my ass through week 4. I had two days I probably went 1,000 calories over. I had a couple of other days I went a few 100 over. I procrastinated starting my weight routine. Its there waiting for me but I put it off each day. But I... Read more
Driving without Tires
Wednesday, April 06, 2011      3 comments

If I could have one wish - skies the limit - anything - I would wish for a way to express, simply, to anyone who asks, how I'm losing the weight. Here's the rub. Here's why its an impossible wish. Because its not the telling, its the receiv... Read more
Only Doctor Who Fans may understand
Monday, April 04, 2011      0 comments

How boring life must be for people who don't have to watch what they eat. Me, I'm practically a walking talking episode of Doctor Who. Tonight it was me vs. my evil nemesis ASCUB! (After Supper Cravings Until Bed) Ascub has not been ... Read more
Why I'm Glad I Had a Slip
Monday, April 04, 2011      2 comments

Last night I went about 1000 calories over my recommended amount. GOOD news is its not the end of the world. BETTER news is I got right back on track this morning. BEST news is I now know this place works and I'm in it for keeps.... Read more
I've lost my femininity and I want it back
Wednesday, March 30, 2011      5 comments

I am a terrible dresser. I'm not feminine at all, I generally buy men's clothes because they cover my lack of curves, I don't wear dresses or skirts. I avoid fancy get togethers because I feel like a hypocrite dressing up this frumpy overweight ... Read more
I am worth more than a bad day.
Monday, March 28, 2011      3 comments

I feel a tad sheepish talking about confidence my first week here. I'm not boasting, just celebrating and I want to shout it from the rooftops. For the very first time in my life I dealt with my feelings by thinking and not eating. To... Read more
College of Healthy Living
Sunday, March 27, 2011      1 comments

All my life I have failed at keeping the weight off. It amazes me that I even kept trying. I thought about how if college had been this hard I never would have graduated. Then it suddenly dawned on me. College was that hard! I just ap... Read more
Try What I've Never Tried
Saturday, March 26, 2011      1 comments

I came into this telling myself, "You've got to try what you've never tried." I've tried charts. Check off charts, weekly charts, charting my weight loss, charting my destination, and on. I've tried incentives. Cash incentives. Gift in... Read more
I am scared.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011      6 comments

I am a smart person. I am constantly re-evaluating myself so as to be a better person to people around me and to myself. I'm not saying this to show off, its just a fact. I make a mistake and I don't just shrug it off. I learn all I can from it.... Read more