Monthly Archives: August 2010

A Successful Weekend

For probably the first time since starting my weight loss journey in November 2009, I had a successful weekend in regards to weight loss. For the first time, I didn’t over eat and go crazy, thinking “I’ll behave again on … Continue reading

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Swimming Confidence

  As a child, I remember taking horrifying swimming lessons from a woman who would make us hold empty gallon milk jugs under our arms (caps were on) and jump into the deep end. From there, we had to swim … Continue reading

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What Will it Take?

What will it take for me to realize that I am no longer a size 14 in pants or an XL in shirts? Yes, I know that I’ve lost just over 30 pounds and yes, I know that I can … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Makes You Taller

Okay, so weight loss may not actually make you taller, but it makes you seem taller in several ways. 1.  Weight loss causes increased confidence which in turn causes one to have better posture creating the illusion of being taller. … Continue reading

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My “Short” Pants

A while back, my sister gave me a pair of her size 12 Molly flair jeans from Maurice’s. At the time she gave them to me, I couldn’t quite fit into them but held on to them for the future. … Continue reading

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Weekend Follow-Up

On Thursday of last week, I posted my plan for staying on track for the weekend. Surprise, surprise! With potlucks both Saturday and Sunday, I can’t say I was as good as I would have liked, but I wasn’t as … Continue reading

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