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Sidelined by depression
Thursday, July 09, 2015      5 comments

Depression is not a total foreign concept to me, I grew up with people close to me who struggled greatly with it. I’m aware depression varies from person to person on the extent of how they’re affected and even the reasons why they’re affected. ... Read more
Don't go back.
Friday, April 10, 2015      1 comments

I said towards the beginning of this journey, about -25lbs in, "I'm in this for the long run... going back isn't an option... its just not." Not a day goes by that I'm not thankful for that mindset. I'm so glad when I came to the point of h... Read more
celebrating 5 years of beating obesity. Before/after pics
Wednesday, October 29, 2014      8 comments

This Sunday I will seal my 5 year journey with a kiss, the kiss is my first marathon, 26.2 miles to seal what I started. Don’t miss understand, it isn’t over, but it seems like a great way to close out five years. I still remember how horrible... Read more
Running with Passion
Sunday, August 31, 2014      8 comments

It was all rather embarrassing when I started to ugly cry while explaining why I loved to run. Why would such a question spark tears? As well as a lot of snot. I wasn’t prepared for that kind of response from myself nor do I think anyone in the ... Read more
The journey is just as important as the goal.
Thursday, August 14, 2014      6 comments

26.2 miles... You want to know why goals are so great? It's not just the accomplishment itself, it's the journey getting there. Training for my first marathon this fall hasn't been easy, and it's only going to keep getting harder. Yes, crossing ... Read more
Superhuman? Not even close.
Monday, August 04, 2014      4 comments

Someone recently told me, "you seem really happy and strong" in regards to my posts on Facebook. Part of me was surprised because this has actually been a really hard year for me but then again I don't update the Facebook "world" on every strugg... Read more
Let's get real! Our enemy... the mirror.
Monday, July 22, 2013      5 comments

We always want to "improve" ourselves, whether it's by: losing weight toning up accomplishing a goal constantly changing our hairstyle or color whitening our teeth tanning or even having the latest fashion. There is noth... Read more
Progress (video blog)
Monday, July 08, 2013      6 comments

Hey peeps! so I'm pretty hyper, talked about a mile a minute but thats what happens when you get some freedom, coffee and are excited! I was totally dancing in my kitchen before I recorded this by the way ;)... Read more
Let's get real! Overcoming the fear factor
Wednesday, June 05, 2013      8 comments

Most of you know that 7 months ago I had a c-section, some of you may not know that I also had emergency surgery not even a week after delivery because my incision re-opened(I don't wish that on anyone!). My biggest fear during recovery? It... Read more
Let's get real! I need to be honest.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013      9 comments

So here's the deal, I feel as if I haven't been completely honest with you guys, not intentionally of course. Confused yet? Let me try to explain... Is it possible to get up off your rear, get active, eat less, eat better and drop 77+ pound... Read more
Let's get real! The "secret" to weight loss
Friday, February 15, 2013      26 comments

"What's your secret??" they ask... "I started eating less, eating better, and got active." I answer... "But how? how did you lose so much?" "Well, I found this website, called sparkpeople... I put in my height, weight, and how many pounds I ... Read more
Meet Wesley (video blog)
Thursday, January 31, 2013      19 comments

My newest baby! I know I'm a sight for sore eyes! haha! my apologies! ;) Much love em... Read more
Let's get real! Negativity OUT!
Tuesday, January 08, 2013      13 comments

Anyone who knows me personally is well aware of my pessimistic personality, as well as my honesty (aka bluntness). I don't know why, I have just always been direct, and I tend to see things in a negative way before I see the positive OR the nega... Read more
first post baby weigh in tomorrow! (video blog)
Tuesday, December 18, 2012      4 comments

Hey peeps!! Miss your faces!! VLOG!!!! :)... Read more
Let's get real about tomorrow's weigh in
Tuesday, December 18, 2012      4 comments

For those of us who committed to weighing in on Wednesdays, tomorrow is that day! My emotions are like they've always been, I'm anxious, nervous, excited and hopeful. So if you're new to this... NO MATTER WHAT THE SCALE SAYS, if you can ... Read more

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