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Finding Out More About Myself
Thursday, May 11, 2017      5 comments

When I was in the thrall of the diet/binge cycle, I said I was doing it for myself, that I needed to get down to X weight and that I had no intentions of ever getting married and that I probably wouldn't ever get into another relationship again.... Read more
What I'm Learning So Far in Recovery
Sunday, May 07, 2017      6 comments

Binge Eating Disorder Recovery is official. I had been almost ready to give up, but the answer is out there. Going back to therapy as my doubts that I had been having about it, I discovered that she had been helping me all along, I had just been... Read more
Binge Eating Disorder Recovery
Wednesday, April 19, 2017      5 comments

In 2011 I suffered a serious double breakup that left me devastated and I fell into a very deep depression. I weighed 160 at the time, which was what I weighed right before I found out I was pregnant, so I had lost all my baby weight. But in the... Read more
Week 3: Done with Dieting
Tuesday, April 18, 2017      4 comments

An important thing I realized this week is that in the long run, dieting never works. The diet/binge cycle only continues, and over the course of time, you only end up gaining more and more weight until you eventually end up digging yourself suc... Read more
Week 2: Getting Ready for My Garden
Thursday, April 13, 2017      4 comments

https://youtu.be/GKSRyLdjsPA I'm a little late writing my Week 2 post, so it's a bit hard to remember everything that went on in Week 2 at this point. Week 2 was the beginning of setting some plans and goals in action, working on baby steps... Read more
Week 1: A New Journey
Tuesday, April 04, 2017      1 comments

Yes, Week One. I'm starting over! Why? Because I have all new goals. I decided that having regained almost half my weight, I needed to start fresh, as if from the beginning, so I put a brand new ticker on my page with a new start weight (my curr... Read more
Week 14: A New Approach
Thursday, March 30, 2017      3 comments

Week 14 was Spring Break and I had some new discoveries that changed the course of my journey for me and has made things a whole lot simpler and easier and a lot more fulfilling. I did a lot of thinking over spring break about why I would binge ... Read more
Week 13: My First Stitch Fix
Thursday, March 23, 2017      6 comments

#FixObsession #StitchFixStyle In Week 13 I got my first Stitch Fix and I am now counting down to my next Stitch Fix which is currently 84 days away. My ... Read more
Week 12: Looking for a New Strategy
Tuesday, March 14, 2017      4 comments

I've had some good motivational strategies this year and a good plan in place for nutrition and exercise. Yet I haven't seen the success that I'd like to yet this year. So I need to work on some more new strategies to get me that extra mile. I'v... Read more
A New (Old) Fitness Plan
Friday, March 10, 2017      7 comments

Lately fitness has kind of gotten pushed aside and I want to work on changing that, so I'm going to answer some of these questions to get my mind working on some solutions again. I want to work on earning some stars and I want to start feeling b... Read more
Reward System (3-Month Challenge)
Thursday, March 09, 2017      9 comments

Something I've been trying to develop throughout my entire journey is an adequate reward system for reaching goals. When I first started, I tried rewarding myself for reaching particular weight goals and I had chosen rewards for each weight mile... Read more
Week 11: Funeral & Fritzy's Birthday
Monday, March 06, 2017      7 comments

Week 11 had a lot of ups and downs. I spent the week with my sister, as Tim's funeral was on Tuesday morning and she needed my support, so the only exercise I got was on Monday morning, and then on Saturday we had Fritzy's birthday party (his bi... Read more
Week 10: Sad Week, Lots of Steps, Weight is Back Up.
Monday, February 27, 2017      5 comments

Week 10 started out great! I got a ton of steps, I had a lot of highlights, and I even baked some banana bread. But then on Thursday night my sister's fiance died and the rest of the week was downhill from there. My weight went back up to 194, w... Read more
Week 09: Getting Things Sorted!
Monday, February 20, 2017      4 comments

In Week 09 I looked over my past progress and decided that it was time to get things sorted. I needed to start making some serious forward progress if I wanted to lose the 50 pounds that I set out to lose this year, but I felt renewed with new g... Read more
Week 08: Bad Weather, Scale is Not My Friend!
Tuesday, February 14, 2017      6 comments

Week 08 overall was a better week than Week 07, but the weather was super icy and it was difficult to get out and get any steps most of this week! My Sparkfriend Kayde53 suggested I get a walking DVD program by Leslie Sansone for when bad weathe... Read more

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