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Giving up???
Friday, February 26, 2021      17 comments

For the longest time I have been over 200 pounds and can't seem to do this emoticon . I was ready to throw in the t... Read more
Yet again, another new beginning!
Tuesday, February 16, 2021      7 comments

I'm really good at the yo-yo game. The thing is, progress is just bout non-existent... So yesterday, I again push the reset button. My new goal is to lose a pound a week. Surely I can do that?! I recorded my weight and there we go ... Read more
Finally I'm back!
Thursday, December 24, 2020      10 comments

My DDD gave us internet for a year as a Christmas present and said she'll have it moved to our 2 bedroom condo when one becomes available. Grateful to be able to track my food and exercises again. I kept the weigh-in going but I'm far from havin... Read more
Hard to say goodbye
Thursday, August 13, 2020      9 comments

On Monday we'll be moving to a 1 bedroom condo until a 2 bedroom one is available. We will not have phone, internet or tv during that period. It's a matter of months. We'll have our cell phones, that's it. Meanwhile, I'll keep up with my progra... Read more
The benefit exercise brought me
Friday, July 10, 2020      9 comments

I can't seem to lose weight if I don't exercise. Since exercising, I left both the walker and the cane behind. ... Read more
Restart button
Thursday, June 25, 2020      5 comments

I just read that to restart fresh sometimes can be a good thing to motivate or even get of a plateau. I decided that June 30ieth is the end of the first half of the year and July 1rst will be when I restart fresh for the next half. I want ... Read more
Didn't work as planned...
Monday, June 22, 2020      6 comments

On June 9th, 12th and 21rst, we had 3 celebration and for the last 3 days it was dinner at the restaurant as the heat was unbearable to cook over a hot stove. The scale went up a bit - 4 pounds this month. But today, I have 8 days left to make... Read more
New goal
Wednesday, June 10, 2020      2 comments

This picture of me was taken June 9, 2020. From now to September 10, 2020, I want to lose 21.2 pounds. I have increased my exercise from 30 to 35 ... Read more
June 2020
Monday, June 01, 2020      2 comments

Happy 32nd birthday in heaven my sweet Nat. Miss you so much, still xoxo Much love Sweet One. Grams Today is not easy emotionally. I really have to look at my grateful which are plenty. I'm going to be a great-grand-ma to two more babies. I... Read more
The first 25 pounds DONE
Thursday, May 28, 2020      7 comments

This week I finally reached the first 25 pound loss. I reset the ticker for the next 25 pound loss. Meanwhile all the clothes that are to large for me, I give away. I don't want to go there again. I plan to lose 5.5 pounds a month for the... Read more
I really took control this week
Friday, May 22, 2020      3 comments

This month came with great hope and expectations! A week and a half in the month ; lots of stress and uncertainty. Results? I put on 6 pounds in a short time. Sunday, I looked at my journal and realized what has been going on. Wake up time... Read more
Already a third of the year has gone by!
Wednesday, April 29, 2020      2 comments

Tomorrow is weigh-in day as it's the last of the month. Since it's the last of the 4th month, I also take my measurements to compare with the 31rst of December, 2019. I'm confident there will be a small lost but not as much as I was hoping. Man... Read more
Journalizing
Friday, April 03, 2020      4 comments

Today I'm back to what I weighed at my lowest since I started my journey in October 2019. 01/31/20: 212.8. Today 212.8. Now I didn't realize this until I looked up in my journal a while ago, when I was at my lowest weight and when! I was amaze... Read more
Learning about motivation
Thursday, April 02, 2020      5 comments

I started to read a motivational story daily this week and finds it inspiring. It motivates me to keep at it and actually do better! I'm seeing results too! ... Read more
Small progress
Wednesday, April 01, 2020      2 comments

This is the third day I'm losing a tiny bit and rather happy as it's a decrease. Adding all these little bits together will snowball and amount to a great lost. I will reach my goal. ... Read more

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