OK...I know this is a bit stupid...don't judge. Lol. Since I'm getting close to my goal weight, I was thinking about making another change in appearance just for kicks. My friends that I have known for years aren't necessarily the greatest judges since they're used to seeing me a certain way. Ok...what do you…
So I've been working on losing weight for a while, and finally got to my goal. Now that I am where I want to be weight-wise, I look at my body and I'm still not happy with it and I am CERTAIN that I need to start doing some strength training (especially in the upper body). Unfortunately I'm not working right now (although…
An unexpected benefit of losing weight
Temperatures have been around 105 the past few days where I live, and while everyone is saying how hot it is, I'm feeling just fine! I still have a bit to go as far as weight loss, but I'm imagining that this might be a cold winter for me. I guess not having the extra padding is a good thing in the summer though. :laugh:
Happy to be able to post progress pictures! :-)
250 lbs to 220 lbs to 205 lbs. Still a bit to go, but I'm happy with where I've gotten so far! :-)
An open note to my body...
Dear Body, I apologize for what I will likely do to you this weekend. I would especially like to take time to recognize my liver who has continually been a trooper. I assure you that all will return to normal calorie content on Tuesday. Thank you for understanding. CJ
Did my eyes just deceive me...
...or did I really just see an ad for Domino's Pizza here? Oh how cruel.
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2145722/Obese-mother-30-loses-18-STONE-getting-stuck-theme-park-ride.html?ito=feeds-newsxml Whatever it takes to get someone started getting healthy is a good thing in my opinion. This would definitely be a bit embarrassing though.
"Roller coaster diet" (literally)
As a roller coaster nerd AND someone fighting to get in shape, I find this story inspiring: http://wtvr.com/2012/05/13/volcano-inspires-man-to-lose-more-than-100-pounds/