Detox Round-Up

I have been on a 10 day cleanse as part of a six week fat-loss challenge at my gym and although it wasn't torturous by any means, I'm VERY glad that today is the last day...I want a piece of freaking cheese! Image Source: http://cheesestorecedarhurst.com/ Today marks my last day of detox and I can't say I'm sad it's over but I'm also incredibly glad I did it. Much to my surprise, the whole thing...

2012 Has Been Pretty Good to Me

I have to say, 2012 has been a pretty good year.  Other than the obvious, losing 100lbs, which I am, of course, insanely grateful for (that’s a lot of commas but I think they were grammatically necessary, right?) I am most grateful for a drama-free year.  I mean seriously.  I can’t think of one majorly dramatic moment all year. All of our bills got paid, neither my husband nor I got sick,...

Workout Wear When Working towards Weight-loss!

Read this blog then enter the giveaway at the bottom of the page!  Do it! It's hard to workout when you have nothing to wear One of my biggest problems (also known as excuses) for not wanting to work out while trying to lose weight has been... “what the heck do I wear?”  If you read my blog What it Feels Like to be Fat and know that water balloon feeling all too well, then you know that...

What a Difference a Year Makes

I have been writing this blog in my head for the past three days assuming I’d know how I’d feel today on my surgiversary.  Turns out, I had no idea that this would be what I’d be thinking… Surgiversary First of all let me tell you how much I hate that word.  It’s a common term in the Weight Loss Surgery community but for some reason it just rubs me the wrong way.  Partially because...