Remember the time when I wouldn’t stop talking about weight loss for three months straight? And how, on August 12, 2010 (what? you don’t remember the exact date?) this mommy blogger whooped and hollered across the blogosphere that I met my goal of shredding 20 pounds? Well. It’s been a year. And there have been… Continue reading Maintaining Weight Loss
Today for lunch I made this and it was delicious. The end. Ingredients: Spring Mix, Chopped red/yellow peppers, pepper jack cheese, salsa mixed with 1 T. ranch dressing, tortilla chips, and a 100-calorie pack of Wholly Guac. Total calories: 400 A new favorite! Yum.
Because I found it extremely helpful to read blogs when I was trying to lose weight, I wanted to write a post about what worked for me in regards to eating. I wouldn’t say I was on a diet because I didn’t follow a certain program, menu or book. I did track and limit calories,… Continue reading Shredding – The Food Edition
Okay, friends, this is the post I’ve been waiting for. I met my weight loss goal and I am 20 pounds lighter than I was exactly 12 weeks ago on Thursday, May 20th. Thanks to the 30 Day Shred by Jillian Michaels, of which I am an annoying walking commercial. Meaning, if you ask me… Continue reading Goal!
2 pounds since my last post two weeks ago! I’m at 144.2…just 1.2 pounds away from my 20 pound weight loss goal. Do you think I can make it by next Thursday? I’m SO proud of myself, ya’ll. I know it’s cliche to say this, but I feel like a new person. It’s not about… Continue reading Week 11
Exactly how I felt eating those Boardwalk Fries – I couldn’t resist! Week 9 included a day trip to the beach with Jr High, an order made out of pure habit at Sonic (yes, I’d like a #1 with mustard, fries, and a Coke), and a pool party with good friends and an irresistible Mexican… Continue reading Week 9 and other Ketchup
Hey – I lost 3.2 pounds this week! This means I’ve lost 16.8 pounds, only 3.2 pounds away from my goal! Some random thoughts at this part in the game: My main goal starting out was to change my lifestyle. I wanted to try to love fitness and healthier eating without going crazy on a… Continue reading Week 8