Wrapping up 2016

I think many folks would agree with me when I say: WHAT A F**KING YEAR 2016 WAS! Without a doubt 2016 put me to the test and I amaze myself with how strong I actually am by making it through by flipping the circumstances to positive things.  Many of the events of 2016 lead me…

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PreOp NSV #2

Today I tied my shoes!! No really…  I bent over and tied my shoes. I didn’t choke, feel like I was dying, nor did I have to tie my shoe off to the side because I couldn’t quite reach.  Maybe you don’t understand, I bent over and tied my shoe in the middle like a…

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If you don’t like it, Fix it (graphic photos)

(quote in photo above taken from #theproteinbabe instagram page) Mount Everest has been removed!!! That along with some unsightly (to me) skin tags around my neck. I am Tee Totally EXCITED.  Tuesday was braces, Wednesday was face and neck. This is one more thing to check off the fix it list.  

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#Braceface

It’s official!!  You can call me braceface. I’m keeping true to my word. When I said if you don’t like it fix it was my motto for 2017 I MEANT it. (I did say that right?).  This is my second go round with braces, but my goal is long range this time. I want a…

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Nutrition appt #2 (and other random stuff) 

My second nutrition appointment was my first in a group setting. I wish I could say it was informative, however it was really only information I already had.  We chatted about how to make the right food choices and making sure that you plan to succeed by planning ahead and keeping healthy snacks available.  Lets…

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Jingle Bell Jogs (or not)

While my good friend Jen #2 (Both my Jens last names start with C’s) was here, you might recall we did a 5K turkey trot Thanksgiving morning. Well…. I decided to sign up for another one just to keep the momentum going on this journey. Yes, I signed up unprompted and pretty darn excited about…

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The QUEEN of unhealthy relationships 

I’m 43 years old, single, fat and have not been on a date in my life. Well other than the Thursday weekly date I had with Sweet Frog and their five dollar fill it up with as much as you want deal. How did that happen you ask? Well, to be honest (and that is…

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 If you don’t like it, fix it 

Aside from my weight, there are some cosmetic things I would like to have done that I have been putting off till I lost some weight, however why not now. Let’s get started now, why wait!  There is this mole on my forehead is like Mount Everest.  It’s gotta go.  Do you see that thing?…

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Thanksgiving & giving thanks!

I had the most amazing Thanksgiving.  It didn’t revolve around food for the first time.  My friend Jen flew in from FL.  I met her a few years ago when she started filling in for my personal trainer.  We chatted and had lots in common, however I was a client and she has a strong…

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