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As I sat
Thursday, November 15, 2012      3 comments

on the bus this morning, sharing with a complete stranger what God is doing in my life, I was just overwhelmed with awe for Him. The words sounded ludicrous to me as they came out of my mouth, but every one of them was true. Not only is He... Read more
Excuses? No MORE
Wednesday, November 14, 2012      5 comments

If I can do this At near 500 pounds wearing these ... Read more
Don't let the struggles of life get in your way
Tuesday, November 13, 2012      2 comments

I would like to preface this with many times I write these types of blog posts more for my own reminder of the message I am conveying than anything else. I do hope that others are encouraged by some of it, but mostly I am trying to motivate myse... Read more
Words I wish people would remove from their vocabulary
Monday, November 12, 2012      5 comments

Or at the very least alter the way we use them. And-- The way society uses this word, sadly the way many of us obese use this word is saddening, quite frankly, it upsets me. Fat and stupid Fat and lazy Fat and ................ ... Read more
Nov 8,02012
Thursday, November 08, 2012      2 comments

Walked 1 mile this morning will walk another when I get off of work. Walked yesterday approx 1.5 miles at least that is what I was told, it certainly felt like a lot futher. ... Read more
Weigh In Time
Monday, February 06, 2012      6 comments

Since Starting (again) in late October and taking 5 weeks of training off for various reasons I weighed in for the first time last week. Drum roll...... I weighed in at 486 pounds or down 39 pounds. I will take it. I've had monmu... Read more
Book review, YouTube link etc
Wednesday, January 11, 2012      0 comments

Please check out an enook written by a good friend of mine and my dietician Crystal Petrello owner of Crystal Clear Wellness and Nutrition: http://www.dietsinreview.com
/diets/but-im-hungry/ Also I have created a you tube channel fo... Read more
Recreating "Matt friendly"
Wednesday, January 11, 2012      6 comments

For years,decades even, I have referred to my diet as Matt Friendly. Truth be told my whole life would be classified as Matt Friendly. What is that you say? I'm glad you asked :) Matt friendly foods are the ones where you can pull the ... Read more
Random thoughts
Wednesday, January 11, 2012      2 comments

Making positive changes in your life most likely is very challenging. I'm learning that patience is key. Often times I get totally overwhelmed, to the point of tears, when I begin to think of all I need to "do". When I get that way, I start... Read more
Random thoughts
Wednesday, January 11, 2012      1 comments

Making positive changes in your life most likely is very challenging. I'm learning that patience is key. Often times I get totally overwhelmed, to the point of tears, when I begin to think of all I need to "do". When I get that way, I start... Read more
Videos are back!
Wednesday, January 04, 2012      0 comments

Had to take a hiatus from videos but they are back! http://www.facebook.com/phot
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Videos are back!
Wednesday, January 04, 2012      0 comments

Had to take a hiatus from videos but they are back! http://www.facebook.com/phot
o.php?v=193038604125155&se
t=vb.192154100843035&type=
2&theater http://www.facebook.com/phot
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t=vb.19215410084303... Read more
End of the year updates
Monday, December 26, 2011      5 comments

Ok, so as the year winds down to a close, I have some updates on my status. Measurements were taken: Chest: from 57 to 53 inches Waist: from 66 to 59 inches Hips: from 78 to 74 inches Overall not too bad considering I lost a... Read more
Day 11 of Training
Saturday, November 26, 2011      1 comments

Today was my hardest workout since day 1. We focuses only on the legs today. Sitting up out of a chair is difficult enough for me let alone doing it with an extra 40lbs.... http://www.facebook.com/phot
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Day 8 and 9 of training.
Thursday, November 24, 2011      0 comments

Due to circumstances beyond my control, flat tire, I had to take a full week off of training. I was less than enthused, as I am trying so hard to finish this. Day 8 wasn't as bad as I thought. I know I missed being in the gym. Even today, ... Read more

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