The size mindset 

  So yesterday I went shopping for clothes. Ok to be fair,  I’ve shopping more than yesterday, but this is about my mindset yesterday while shopping. I see the posts all the time in the weight loss community social media about how someone tried on clothes in a new size and couldn’t believe their newest…

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Weekend getaway — FL & GA

I love getaways! Well, I love travel in general and even more now that it’s not so uncomfortable. I fit into an airplane seat with room to spare and trecking through the airport with luggage is no longer a chore. So bring on the weekend jaunts to visit my bestie in Jacksonville. This time we…

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Catch up…. My surgery 3/14/2017

WARNING: There is a picture of the tummy they took out at the very bottom of this post. Wow, its been a very long time since I have done any blogging.  SOOO much has happened.  My bestie, Love Jeni (you can find her blog here) has been urging me to blog more regular, but I…

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This box is so FREAKIN heavy

  I am an Amazon shopper, I confess. I probably go to amazon at least 3x’s a day.  Naturally, when Jen (One of the most fantabulous people on the planet. Her blog is Here) told me that I needed to invest in some kettle bells, I went to amazon to order. My desire was to…

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It’s here. ITS HERE!! ❤️️❤️️

Finally 2017 is here and Day one is in the books. So long 2016 and all the drama and heartache you brought with you. I walked first thing in the am so I could log in my miles for 2017 miles in 2017. I am a part of a four woman team called #fabfocusedfour. We…

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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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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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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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